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Dr. Christopher House invites interested students to join him over the winter session for an online course experience.  He will teach CLTC 10000, a liberal arts course focused on Culture and Communication (and required for that major).  Students can register for winter 2014 on homerconnect.

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Beth Rugg, Assistant Director, Technology and Instructional Support Services , ITS, gave three presentations at the annual ACM SIGUCCS conference in Chicago during the week of November 7th.

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St Louis, MO - On November 22, Chris Sperry of Project Look Sharp will lead a workshop on Sustainability, Social Justice and Media Literacy at the National Council for Social Studies 93rd annual conference.

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So you want to work in a museum? Join us in Handwerker Gallery on Wednesday, November 13 at noon to find out how to get the job of your dreams.

 

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The Ukraine National Tchaikovsky Academy of Music turned 100 years old last week, and during the three-day celebration of speeches, concerts, and classes, representatives from music conservatories throughout Europe and beyond spoke during a day of speeches and praise for the Academy.  One of the speakers was Kim Dunnick, professor of music, who was invited to speak to the development and success of the brass instrument area of the Academy.  

 

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Jeffery Meyer, Director of Orchestras, appeared with the Stony Brook Symphony Orchestra in Stony Brook, NY to conduct the graduate orchestra.  A graduate of SUNY SB, where he studied with pianist Gilbert Kalish, this appearance with the orchestra will mark Meyer’s second performance with the orchestra. The Stony Brook Symphony Orchestra is composed of outstanding musicians from all over the world pursuing advanced studies in the graduate school of the Department of Music with renowned performance faculty.

  

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Are you on a meal plan and want to give your dinner a boost? For $5 extra you can add a luscious lobster tail to your plate! On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week (11/12-11/14), Dining Services will feature Seafood House Station in Campus Center Dining Hall! Simply swipe your ID card and pay $5 at the register. No meal plan, no problem! Just add $5 to the cost of your dinner.

Seize the sights and smells of deep-sea deliciousness with an entire feature menu including: Roasted Lobster Tail, Shrimp Scampi, Pan-Seared Sea Scallops, and Crab Cakes!

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.

Join us for Public Viewing night, Friday, November 15th from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

You are invited to join the Ithaca College Department of Physics for a Public Viewing of the night sky at the Clinton B. Ford Observatory on Friday,  November 15th from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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Please join us for a talk with Driss Takir, Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow, Department of Physics, Ithaca College

Tuesday November 12 at 12:10 in CNS 206B

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Marking Appointments and Meetings as "Private"

Many people share their Outlook calendar with others, giving them access to the details of their daily events.  However, sometimes you may not want to share the details of an event with others.  You can restrict the visibility of an event's details by making it "private."  

To do so when creating a new appointment or meeting, click the "private" button in the ribbon at the top of your new appointment/meeting window.  If the event already exists on your calendar, simply double-click the event to open it and click the "private" button in the ribbon at the top of your appointment/meeting window.  Now, those with access to view your calendar will simply see your event listed as "private" and will be unable to view any details, such as subject or location.

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The Classrooms Beyond Borders Initiative, Ithaca College, would like to invite you, your students and friends to our public lecture by actor, director, filmmaker and author Awam Amkpa on Friday, November 15, 4-6pm in Clark Lounge. Born in Nigeria, Professor Amkpa is now associate professor of Drama, Social and Cultural Analysis at Tisch School of Arts and director of the Africana Center at New York University. He will be discussing “Mutating Literacies, Cultural Productions and New Imaginaries in Transborder Transactions.” 

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Take advantage of the more than 350 concerts offered each year by the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at ithaca.edu/concerts; this week's are listed below.

Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at ithaca.edu/music/live. Check the webcasting schedule for more information! 

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Wellness Wednesdays, the bring-your-lunch series for students, faculty, and staff is back. Most weeks there will be a drop-in practice session of meditation techniques.  Occasionally, we will also have outside speakers on other forms or meditation or stress management.

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All faculty and staff are welcome to attend a Pathways training to learn to identify and respond to a student who might be experiencing distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.

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Associate Professor Jennifer Jolly (Department of Art History) presented a paper in Queretaro, Mexico, as part of the Annual International Art History Congress sponsored by UNAM’s Instituto de Investigaciones Esteticas.  Fitting with the conference’s "Landscape in the Americas" theme, Jolly gave a paper entitled “Seeing Lake Pátzcuaro: Landscape, Art and Tourism in Cardentista Mexico,” which is part of her larger study of art, tourism, and nation-building in 1930s Mexico.

 IC Theatre Arts Professor Saviana Stanescu presents a free staged reading of her play LENIN'S SHOE at the Hangar Theatre on Friday 11/15 at 7:30pm. Produced by Civic Ensemble, directed by Theatre Arts Professor Norm Johnson, and starring Theatre Arts Faculty & Students.

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There are a limited amount of tickets available to the general public for purchase for the Cortaca Jug football game.

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The previously scheduled talk by Dr. Christopher A. House has been CANCELED.

In its place there will be:

Faculty-Student Workshop
Monday, November 11
Clark Lounge, 7-9 pm

Free and open to the public

The workshop will include members from the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE) Discussion Series' Committee.

For more information on the CSCRE Discussion Series, including the list of spring speakers and presentations, please visit: www.ithaca.edu/cscre/discussionseries/

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Again this year, the Office of Human Resources partnered with the IC Caring & Sharing Committee at the Annual Benefits & Work/Life Fall Harvest Festival.  We want to thank all those that brought a non-perishable food item for donation!  Those who donated were entered into a raffle to win an IC/Sodexo Dining Card. This year’s lucky winners are Jim Myers & Peg Termina! Congratulations Jim & Peg, and a special thank you to Sodexo for their generosity. 

Spring 2014 Technology Renewal questionnaires have been sent to all guardians and area coordinators, and should be completed by November 15, 2013.

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