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Digital Instruction and Information Services is currently planning for critical software upgrades in DIIS-managed computer labs for the spring 2017. If you need software installed or upgraded to support instruction, please submit the software request form at or contact the DIIS Service Desk at, by Tuesday, November 15, 2016.

Kudos to Carl Cohen

Contributed by Michelle Jaskula on 10/19/2016 

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On behalf of Terri Stewart:

 On October 13, 2016 Carl Cohen, Ithaca College’s Parking Services Supervisor was elected to the Board of Trustees for the New York State Parking Association (NYSPA) at the association’s Annual Meeting at Tuning Stone Casino in  Verona New York.   Carl was a founding member of NYSPA in 1992. He is proud to be providing leadership in the parking industry in New York State after a 13 year absence before assuming his current position at Ithaca College in May of 2014.

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As first published on Intercom on October 17, this Wednesday through Friday, October 19-21, the U-Lot (Campus Center) parking lot will serve as the reserved parking for various events associated with Board of Trustees meetings.  As a result, the lot will be closed to general usage and other campus community members will need to use other parking locations on these dates. 

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Saturday, October 29, 2016
7:00 p.m.
State Theatre of Ithaca
107 West State Street
Ithaca, NY 14850

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A Professions Week Event!

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A Professions Week Event!

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 The Ithacan has been named a national Online Pacemaker Finalist by the Associated Collegiate Press. The Pacemaker is ACP’s top honor, commonly referred to as “the Pulitzer Prize of collegiate journalism.” 

Entries for the award were judged during the Spring 2016 semester (Kira Maddox, editor-in-chief; Evan Sobkowicz, managing editor/webmaster). Winners will be announced on Oct. 22 at the Fall National College Media Convention in Washington, D.C.

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 The Ithacan has been named a Gold Medalist for 2016 in the Columbia Scholastic Press Association's annual college publication critique.

Each year the CSPA evaluates member papers on overall content, news, depth reporting, features, opinion/editorial, sports, arts/entertainment, editing/headline writing, and design/graphics based on more than 150 specific criteria. This year the paper scored 832 on the critique’s 1,000-point scale. The CSPA consistently ranks The Ithacan as a Gold Medalist, its highest category. The publication was evaluated in the critique’s ”hybrid” category, which is defined as “print publications that provide live coverage via website between print editions.”

 The Ithacan has been named one of 10 national finalists for the Columbia Scholasstic Press Association’s 2017 Crown Award in the competition’s “hybrid” category. The Hybrid category is defined as “print publications that provide live coverage via website between print editions.”

The list of finalists in the category this year includes publications from Indiana University, Iowa State University, Pennsylvania State University, the University of Pennsylvania and Oklahoma State University, among others. The winners, who receive either a Gold or Silver Crown, will be announced at the Spring National College Media Convention in New York City, March 11–14.

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 Ithacan Staff Writer Max Denning, a junior journalism major from Portland, Oregon, has been awarded the First Place National Mark of Excellence Award for General News Reporting for 2015 by the Society of Professional Journalists.

The award was for Denning's story “This Shouldn't Happen Here," which covered Ithaca College resident assistants' protest against alleged racial aggression and harassment by Public Safety officers. It appeared in the September 3, 2015, issue of The Ithacan

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The Harvest Moon Dance is an annual intergenerational event where local elders meet and interact with members of the Ithaca College Community.

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Posted on behalf of the Ithaca College Collective Bargaining Committee

To the Ithaca College Community:

We are writing to share some extensive background information that we have just posted to the Office of Human Resources website regarding the negotiations between Ithaca College and its part-time, per-course faculty bargaining unit.

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Each ticket holder for the Hangar Theatre Charades Challenge on October 22 will be entered in a drawing for two tickets for the B'way hit-of-hits, "Hamilton." You must be present to win. (Food and open bar included). Tickets available at See you at the Hangar.

Theatre Arts majors in the Styles of Acting class invite you to enjoy scenes from three of Shakespeare's best-known plays. Scenes will be performed from Romeo and Juliet, Cymbeline and Measure for Measure


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Please join the State Society on Aging (SSA) of New York for an awards luncheon celebrating the 2016 award recipients on Friday, October 28 from 12:00-1:30 in Emerson Suite B:

SSA Undergraduate Paper Award: Danen Danielak

SSA Graduate Paper Award: Suzanna Katz

Walter Beattie Award: James O’Neal

President’s Award: Dr. Karl Pillemer, PhD

Advocate for Older Adults Award: Dr. Bill Thomas, MD 

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Is your office, department, or organization interested in tabling at the Residence Hall Association's annual SexFest Event on November 15th?

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Is your office, department, or organization interested in tabling at the Residence Hall Association's annual SexFest Event on November 15th?

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The TELE Collaborative (Center for Faculty Excellence, IC Library, Teaching & Learning with Technology/DIIS) is hosting a series of events during Open Access Week that focus on Open Access, Open Educational Resources, and Digital Scholarship.

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The Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday will be celebrated in 2017 during the first week of classes from January 23-28, 2017 (as the Federal holiday falls prior to the return of students this year). MLK Week 2017 marks the 22nd annual Ithaca College community celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his teachings. 

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