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Contributed by Brandy Hawley on 11/27/2013
A Sápara nation representative will share stories of how his people, their numbers dwindling, are scrambling to document their history, their oral language, their culture, their very existence.
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Contributed by Tony Tabone on 11/26/2013
ITS will be offering two workshops focused on helping administrative assistants use Sakai to manage course evaluation results. The optical scanning results of course evaluations are now delivered electronically through Sakai and this workshop aims to explain this process and best practices for using the system. These sessions will be held in the Technology Learning Center (TLC) in 101 Friends Hall. To register for a session, please click one of the following options:
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Contributed by Marilyn Dispensa on 11/25/2013
Do you have an idea for using multiple iPads to facilitate a collaborative project in the field, research, classroom, clinical setting or other group project?
Information Technology Services in collaboration with the Center for Faculty Excellence will loan out twenty 3rd generation iPads to faculty members.
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As we head into the winter months, it's important to take precautions against icy conditions. When temperatures drop below freezing, walking from parking lots and building to building can be a dangerous game.
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Contributed by Don Austin on 11/25/2013
On Wednesday and Thursday December 4th and 5th from 9am-3pm in the North Foyer (lobby area outside of Emerson Suites) there will be a Holiday Sale hosted by the store in the commons Ten Thousand Villages and one of Ithaca College’s volunteer service organizations Circle K International!
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Contributed by Nancy Reynolds on 11/24/2013
The Center for Health Promotion will be sponsoring FREE Anonymous HIV Testing on Thursday, December 5th, 2013. You will get your results during the same appointment, within 20 minutes.
Make an appointment to ensure that you can be tested! Testing slots are limited!
Here are the details:
10:00 a.m. - Noon: Testing by appointment only. To make an appointment, call the Office of Counseling & Wellness at (607) 274-3136. Appointments are anonymous, so you have the option to use a pseudonym (alias).
12:30 - 2:30 pm: Limited Walk-in Slots are Available on a first-come, first-served basis. The Center for Health Promotion Resource Room will be the sign-up location for walk-ins. Sign ups start at noon.
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Contributed by Christine Haase on 11/24/2013
We are back in our regularly scheduled meeting room on the ground floor of Peggy Williams Center, Room GLO52!
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"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." ~Winston Churchill
Any unused or unwanted appreciation cards can be returned to the Office of Human Resources.
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Process All Meeting Requests
Microsoft recommends processing meeting requests by accepting, tentatively accepting, or declining the invitation. Simply deleting the meeting request from your Inbox can have undesirable results and does not provide information to the meeting organizer about your status regarding the meeting.
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Contributed by Paula Davis on 11/24/2013
Do you want to help your aging parents or relatives but don’t know how? Are you now a caregiver and looking for answers?
If so, the Gerontology Institute encourages you to register for “Caring for Your Aging Parents,” a two-part webinar series produced by the Institute and offered in partnership with the Office of Human Resources. Part 1: “Initiating Caring Conversations,” will be presented Wed., Dec. 4, 1-2 p.m., while Part 2: “Assessing Needs and Resources,” will be available Wed., Jan. 22, 1-2 p.m.
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Contributed by Jaimie Voorhees on 11/22/2013
Offices within the Division of Finance and Administration will be closed on Tuesday, November 26, from 10:00 – 11:30 am for a division meeting.
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Contributed by Kerry E. Spitze on 11/22/2013
Have you ever had a question about race but were too scared to ask or were unsure about how to ask? How is racism recognized? How do you experience racism? How do you think racism has affected your life and the lives of others? How do you cope with the effects? Who do you believe needs to assume responsibility for eliminating racism?
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Catherine Taylor presents on small press publishing and gives creative reading at Franklin and Marshall College.
Contributed by Lynn Hyde on 11/22/2013
On Monday, November 18th, Catherine Taylor, Associate Professor in the Writing Department, gave a presentation on independent publishing, focusing on her work with Essay Press, followed by a reading of her essays and poems at the Writers House at Franklin and Marshall College.
Contributed by Kristin Morse on 11/22/2013
Leonard Slutsky, Integrated Marketing Communication major, was awarded the 2013 Steve Pacheco Scholarship ($5,000) from The Advertising Club of New York during the Advertising Person of the Year roast and toast event at the Dream Hotel in NYC.
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Contributed by Don Austin on 11/22/2013
The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is seeking full-time staff or faculty members to serve as advisers for four trips during Ithaca College's 2014 spring break.
The primary role of the trip adviser is to assure that students demonstrate respect for the organizations they serve, uphold the program's substance free policy, communicate with the trips participant-leader, make sure that the group manages its program finances responsibly, assists with group reflection sessions where necessary, and assists with driving responsibilities.
Below you will find information about the trip.
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Contributed by Don Austin on 11/22/2013
On Wednesday and Thursday December 4th and 5th from 9am-3pm in the North Foyer (lobby area outside of Emerson Suites) there will be a Holiday Sale hosted by the store in the commons Ten Thousand Villages and one of Ithaca College’s volunteer service organizations Circle K International! Ten Thousand Villages is coming to us!
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Hello Campus Community!
The Fitness Center will be open with limited hours on 11/22, 11/25 and 11/26. Please see below for details:
Friday 11/22 - 7:00am-2:00pm
Saturday 11/23 - CLOSED
Sunday 11/24 - CLOSED
Monday 11/25 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Tuesday 11/25 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Wednesday 11/26 - Sunday 12/1 - CLOSED
We will resume our normal semester hours at 7:00am on Monday 12/2.
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