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IC Theatre offers a variety of subscription packages to make it easy to attend our shows with guaranteed seats and discounted prices. Package prices include five shows and start as low as $30. Please call 607-274-3224 to place a subscription order and visit ithaca.edu/mainstage for more information and an online order form. 

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Please mark your calendars for the All College Meeting that will be held Thursday, August 20, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Emerson Suites of the Campus Center.

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Andrew Utterson, assistant professor of screen studies, recently published an essay in the peer-reviewed journal Quarterly Review of Film and Video.

 

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The purpose of this one-day workshop is to enable participants to understand and more fully utilize their own Emotional Intelligence in their interactions and relationships at work and at home.

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Drop-in hours will not be available from August 17 through August 25 due to student training.  Drop-ins will resume on Wednesday August 26 from 11 to 3, Thursday August 26 from 11 to 3 and Fridays from 12:00 to 3:00.

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BalanceWorks August Newsletter

Contributed by Katie Sack on 08/10/2015 

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Did you know that anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting 40 million adults in the United States. Read more about anxiety disorders is the BalanceWorks August Newsletter

Ten Thousand Saints, the film based on the novel of the same name by IC Writing Professor Eleanor Henderson, will make its debut in Ithaca at Cinemapolis on Friday, August 14th at 7 p.m. A talk-back, book-signing, and afterparty will follow.

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 The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs will be sponsoring a volunteer trip to Syracuse, NY, during the fall break period (October 15 – October 17). Students will be working with the Syracuse Rescue Mission, which provides meals, shelter, as well as a variety of other services to residents of Syracuse who are experiencing extreme poverty or homelessness.

 

Advisers are needed to help manage the group’s schedule, assist with driving the Ithaca College van, and to facilitate a post-service reflection. Adviser participation is 100% subsidized through the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs. The group will depart from Ithaca on Thursday, and return Saturday evening.

 

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Dining Services Main Offices located in the Terrace Dining Hall will be closed on Thursday, August 13th for an all-employee meeting. The Administrative Staff will not be available for mail deliveries/pick-ups or Faculty/Staff Meal Plan renewals.

If you have any questions or need to make arrangements in advance, please don't hesitate to contact us at dine@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-1187.

Please join us for this one-hour community learning webinar which focuses on exploring a study that was conducted on how legal challenges to race-conscious admissions are influencing contemporary admissions practices at selective colleges and universities followed by a 30 minute discussion. This is part of a webinar series sponsored by the Office of the Associate Provost Diversity, Inclusion & Engagement and the Office of Human Resources. Refreshments will be provided.

Higher Education Access and Opportunity in a Shifting Legal Landscape

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2015, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Eastern 
(Time includes optional 30 minute discussion period)
Location: Peggy Ryan Williams Center, HR Training Room

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of Screen Studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival,  was one of three featured keynote speakers at a special symposium at the University of Washington entitled “Opium:  Fifty Years of Opium and Conflict in the Shan State of Burma, a Visual Retrospective.”

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“Time spent with family, is worth every second”

Make time to spend with your family by completing great daily activities, like the Arizona State Quiz, Jeopardy, and other fun games!

Check out our Family Fun Month webpage - http://www.ithaca.edu/hr/benefits/wrklife/familymonth for more daily suggestions! 

Information Technology Services (ITS) would like to remind all Faculty and Administrative Assistants that the recently released Charcoal Scantron form can be used the same way as the Blue or Green Scantron form for exam processing. Course Evaluations must be done with their current form.

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The Fitness Center will be operating with reduced hours from 8/10/15 - 8/21/15.  Our hours during these weeks will be as follows:

Monday - Thursday: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Friday: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Saturday - Sunday: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Offices within the Finance and Administration Division will be participating in a retreat, which is scheduled for Tuesday, August 11, 1:00 – 4:00 pm.  As a result, some offices will be closed or have limited services available.  See below for specific information.

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Anthony Adornato, assistant professor of journalism, presented his research paper, Evolving Journalistic Guidelines: A Survey of Social Media Policies in US Television Newsrooms, at the Association of Educators in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) conference in San Francisco.

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This is a reminder that in order to perform required maintenance on the campus electrical infrastructure, the Office of Facilities will be conducting a power shutdown on Sunday, August 9th, 2015

 

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs will be sponsoring a volunteer trip to Syracuse, NY, during the fall break period (October 15 – October 17). Students will be working with the Syracuse Rescue Mission, which provides meals, shelter, as well as a variety of other services to residents of Syracuse who are experiencing extreme poverty or homelessness.

 

Advisers are needed to help manage the group’s schedule, assist with driving the Ithaca College van, and to facilitate a post-service reflection. Adviser participation is 100% subsidized through the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs. The group will depart from Ithaca on Thursday, and return Saturday evening.

 

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At IC Square Food Court, we're featuring two new sandwiches from our Summer Unplugged line, available until August 14!

At Selona Grill, we're serving up a Bao Sandwich. A traditional steamed bun filled with Asian flavored beef brisket and pickled cabbage slaw topped with chopped cilantro.

At The Deli, we're featuring a Roast Beef and Arugula Baguette! Delicious roast beef, arugula, balsamic red onion and fresh mozzarella with black pepper may on a baguette.

Come to the Food Court and try one today!

Please join us for this one-hour community learning webinar which focuses on exploring a study that was conducted on how legal challenges to race-conscious admissions are influencing contemporary admissions practices at selective colleges and universities followed by a 30 minute discussion. This is part of a webinar series sponsored by the Office of the Associate Provost Diversity, Inclusion & Engagement and the Office of Human Resources. Refreshments will be provided.

Higher Education Access and Opportunity in a Shifting Legal Landscape

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2015, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Eastern 
(Time includes optional 30 minute discussion period)
Location: Peggy Ryan Williams Center, HR Training Room

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