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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is planning major network maintenance for late evening Saturday, January 9th into mid-day Sunday, January 10th.

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Sox Sperry, Project Look Sharp’s primary curriculum writer, will lead participants on an exploration of lessons covering media representations of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a free hourlong webinar at 4 p.m. EDT on Jan. 7, 2016.

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Microsoft will stop supporting and providing security updates for all versions of Internet Explorer below IE11 as of January 12, 2016. In addition, for services such as the Office 365/Outlook Web App, Microsoft states "You should expect the quality of the user experience to diminish over time, and that many new Office 365 experiences might not work at all with versions below IE11".

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The New Year is a great time to reflect on the changes we need or want to make in our lives. Now is a perfect time to think about making a commitment to improve your public speaking and communication skills.

 

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Ithaca College will implement a co-curricular transcript for all students, beginning during the Fall 2016 semester. The co-curricular transcript is a comprehensive record of students’ participation and achievements in campus life experiences outside of the classroom while enrolled at Ithaca College. These activities help students achieve excellence in their chosen fields and can demonstrate how they have learned to share the responsibilities of citizenship and service in the global community. When coupled with their academic transcripts, a holistic representation of students’ total education, both inside and outside of the classroom, will be created. 

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Ithaca College faculty, staff, and students interested in the Dana Student Internship Program for the summer 2016 and academic year 2016-2017 are invited to submit applications and project proposals. All application materials must be received by February 12, 2016. Please check the Office of the Provost website - Dana Student Internship Program for further details.

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Major Network Outage Saturday, Jan 9th and Sunday, Jan 10th
Major network maintenance is planned for late evening Saturday, January 9th into mid-day Sunday, January 10th.
Please see this Intercom notice for complete details.

Brief Network Outage Tuesday, Jan 5th
Between 6:00-6:30 AM there may be a brief campus network outage (less than 1 minute) while network maintenance is performed.

Brief Network Outage Thursday, Jan 14th
Between 6:00-7:00 AM there may be a brief campus network outage (less than 1 minute) while network maintenance is performed.

Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS)
Service Desk
servicedesk@ithaca.edu
104 Job Hall
607-274-1000

Alumnus and current faculty member in the school of music R. B. Schlather, along with his regular collaborator Geoffrey McDonald, have been named on a year-end list of ten pivotal moments in 2015 opera performance in NYC by WQXR radio for their production of Handel's "Orlando" in April. Schlather and McDonald join the faculty at Ithaca College in the Spring Semester to bring their innovative take on opera performance to Handel's "Semele."

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The New Year is a great time to reflect on the changes we need or want to make in our lives. Now is a perfect time to think about making a commitment to improve your public speaking and communication skills. 

 

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Professor John Holiday, a faculty member of the school of music, learned that he has been named one of the rising stars of 2015, in classical music, by The Washington Post's Anne Midget.

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 Don't forget - final grades must be submitted by noon on Wednesday Dec. 30.  This is now the same deadline every year for the fall semester.  

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Major Network Outage Saturday, Jan 9th and Sunday, Jan 10th
Major network maintenance is planned for late evening Saturday, January 9th into mid-day Sunday, January 10th.
Please see this Intercom notice for complete details.

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Happy Holidays from Dining Services! 

Please click here for our Winter Break Hours of Operation

Our administrative offices will be closed from Thursday, December 24th until Monday, January 4th. 

 

Microsoft will stop supporting and providing security updates for all versions of Internet Explorer below IE11 as of January 12, 2016. In addition, for services such as the Office 365/Outlook Web App, Microsoft states "You should expect the quality of the user experience to diminish over time, and that many new Office 365 experiences might not work at all with versions below IE11".

Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) recommends that you check your version of Internet Explorer (even if you primarily use some other Web browser) and upgrade if needed. Technology renewal computers have been coming with IE11 since January 2015.

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is seeking a two members of the staff or faculty who are interested in serving as a trip advisers for students participating in the Alternative Spring Break Program (ASB) from March 12 - March 20, 2015. We are currently seeking an adviser for the volunteer trip to Salamanca, NY, where students will work at a youth center located on the Seneca Nation of Indians Allegany Territory, Students on this trip will have the opportunity to learn more about the dynamics between native and non-native peoples living in the area. In addition, one adviser will be needed for the trip to Kiptopeke State Park in Cape Charles, Virginia, where students will engage in a variety of park preservation and maintenance projects. 

 

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Happy Holidays from Dining Services! 

 Please click here for our Winter Break Hours of Operation

Our administrative offices will be closed from Thursday, December 24th until Monday, January 4th. 

 

In its first-ever ranking of colleges and universities, The Economist has listed Ithaca College at #47 in the country for providing value to its graduates. The prestigious publication demonstrates the economic value of a college by comparing the gap between how much money its alumni earn and how much they might have earned had they studied at another school with a similar student profile.

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Posted on behalf of Tom Grape ’80, chairman of the Board of Trustees, and David Lissy ’87, vice chairman of the Board of Trustees.

As part of ongoing discussions, this past Wednesday the full board of trustees met to review the issues that face the Ithaca College community. The feedback and perspectives that we have received from students, faculty, staff, alumni, and parents have helped inform the board and given us a comprehensive understanding of the concerns around the areas of campus climate, leadership, and governance.

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Ithaca College will implement a co-curricular transcript for all students, beginning during the Fall 2016 semester. The co-curricular transcript is a comprehensive record of students’ participation and achievements in campus life experiences outside of the classroom while enrolled at Ithaca College. These activities help students achieve excellence in their chosen fields and can demonstrate how they have learned to share the responsibilities of citizenship and service in the global community. When coupled with their academic transcripts, a holistic representation of students’ total education, both inside and outside of the classroom, will be created.

 

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Contributed by Mark Darling on 12/18/2015 

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Do your part to save energy over the holiday break.

Ithaca College is continuing its commitment to climate action by pursuing energy conservation measures whenever possible. In order for this effort to be successful, the Office of Facilities and Energy Management and Sustainability need your continued help and cooperation.

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