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 Please call 1-800-RED CROSS  to set up your appointment. Or email redcross@ithaca.edu to schedule your early appointment.

 We will also be taking Double Red blood cell Donors too so please email or call!!!

Blood supplies are low due to the many events around the continent and right here in our own back yard.Please help save a life and make an appoitment to help 3 people who are struggling will life?

A new opportuntiy to sign up for Bone Marrow donation will be available at the drive too!!!

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The Center for Print Production will be closed 8:00 am to 12:00 pm with no morning duplicating pick up Monday, November 25th and Tuesday, November 26th so all staff may attend departmental meetings. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

During this time you can visit our website at www.ithaca.edu/businessandfinance/centerforprintproduction for information or leave a message at 274-3998 and we will get back to you.

Do you want to simultaneously help community nonprofits and support student learning?

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 Are you on a meal plan and want to give your dinner a boost? For $4 extra you can add a juicy steak to your plate! Tonight and tomorrow, (11/20 and 11/21), Dining Services will feature Stone Steakhouse Station in Campus Center Dining Hall! Simply swipe your ID card and pay $4 at the register. No meal plan, no problem! Just add $4 to the cost of your dinner.

Payment types accepted are: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Bonus Bucks, and ID Express.

Questions? Reply to this post or contact the number below.

 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Rachel Marks at rmarks@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-5899. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

  "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."                                                                            ~Winston Churchill  

You have one more week to use the power of "Thank You" this month! Remember, the coupon redemption process will end at the close of business on Wednesday, November 27. This timeframe will not be extended.

Any unused or unwanted appreciation cards can be returned to the Office of Human Resources.

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As a reminder, completion of the online re-enrollment process via Parnassus Employee Self-Service is highly recommended. If you opt-out of medical benefits, had shared family coverage, or wish to elect a spending account for 2014, you must complete the online re-enrollment process by Noon on Friday, November 22.

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 This month's meeting will include a leadership session entitled 'Embracing Change'.  We'll be meeting in Taughannock Falls Room on Thursday November 21 from 2:00-3:30pm.

The Center for Print Production will be closed 8:00 am to 12:00 pm with no morning duplicating pick up Monday, November 25th and Tuesday, November 26th so all staff may attend departmental meetings. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

During this time you can visit our website at www.ithaca.edu/businessandfinance/centerforprintproduction for information or leave a message at 274-3998 and we will get back to you.

The IC Wishmakers are a group of dedicated individuals that represent the Make-A-Wish Foundation on the Ithaca College campus and produce fundraisers to sponsor the fulfillment of wishes of children with life threatening illnesses. 

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The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce a call for proposals for its Faculty-in-Residence program in the academic year, 2014-2015.  The program will bring together 3 to 5 faculty members who have proposed a program of study, reflection, planning, and action related to some aspect of faculty excellence and development.  Successful proposals will link faculty interests to Ithaca College initiatives.   Proposals are especially welcome that address diversity, undergraduate scholarship, research, and creativity, interdisciplinarity, early career development, assessment, and technology-enhanced learning. Each Resident will work on a proposed project and meet regularly with the other Residents and CFE Director for discussion, planning, and collaboration.

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On Thursday, Nov. 21, the IC-Longview shuttle will stop running about 10:30 a.m. This change applies ONLY on 11/21.

Longview has already made alternate arrangements to pick up residents that day who are taking classes, or who are participating in the physical therapy balance labs on campus. If you have any questions or concerns, please email Chris Pogorzala or call 4-1051.

As Thanksgiving break approaches we would like to remind everyone that parking rules and regulations are in effect 24/7, all year round. Students leaving vehicles on campus during breaks must park them in the S lot, close to the tennis courts. Residents living at the Circle Apartments who leave a vehicle during breaks must park their vehicles in the L-lot extension. For more information on the Ithaca College Parking Rules and Regulations please visit http://www.ithaca.edu/sacl/safety/parking/regulations/

Also, as a reminder:

Evening Parking -- A vehicle displaying a red permit may be parked in:

  • The blue section of J lot between 9:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m., Monday-Friday, and all day Saturday and Sunday. Note: Be aware of special parking restrictions for the Whalen Center in the lower blue section of J lot
  • All other blue lots between 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m., Monday-Friday, and all day Saturday and Sunday.

*First-year students with vehicles displaying green permits must be parked in Z-lot at all times*

Thursday, December 5, 2013
2:30 - 3:30 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Elia Kacapyr, Professor of Economics, will discuss how he has increased engagement in the classroom by adding more time for  in-class discussion and problem solving.   He will describe his process for recording short videos using Camtasia to deliver the content normally covered in lectures and share how he restructured or “flipped” his course.  
(Register Here)

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (bring your lunch), Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
4 - 6 p.m., Clark Lounge

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Govind Acharya, Senior Research Analyst in the Office of Institutional Research, presented a session at the 40th Annual North East Association for Institutional Research Conference held in Newport, RI, November 9 - 12, 2013.

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ITS has released the final report based on results of the 2013 Faculty Survey on Instructional Technology. The purpose of the survey is to assess the current use, needs, perceptions and future aspirations of instructional technologies in order to help ITS and others on campus best align services and support.

Below is a sample of what you'll find in the report:

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Celebrate the accomplishments of our December 2013 graduates at a dessert reception on Sunday, December 15, 2013 from 2 pm to 3:30 pm in the Emerson Suites of Phillips Hall.

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Students enrolled in ARTH 111: Episodes in Art History will be re-enacting the Exposition Universelle de Paris of 1889 on Tuesday, November 19, from 10:50 a.m. to 12:05 p.m. and again from 1:10 p.m. to 2:25 p.m. in Handwerker Gallery.

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Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) participated in two events at Vassar College . He presented “The Pedagogical Origins of Autobiographical International Relations” on a panel titled “Fiction in Global Politics, Global Politics as Fiction.” And, he participated in a faculty workshop, “The Narrative Turn in Politics,” November 14-15, 2013. 
 

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