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Harriet Malinowitz, Lecturer in the Department of Writing, has published an article on CommonDreams.org about violent, racist repression in the U.S. and in Israel/Palestine – and on the impunity enjoyed by those who represent the “law” in both places.

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Are you getting a laptop replaced as part of Technology Renewal for Spring 2015? If you are, you have a great opportunity to bring the laptop to ITS for replacement early in the semester!

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Assistant Professor Steve Gordon served as co-producer of The Santa Con. The film premieres on Lifetime on Saturday, Dec. 13 at 8 p.m. and will re-air throughout the weekend.

Gordon teamed up with Melissa Joan Hart, who directed and starred in the film.

Jake Witterschein '15 and Clinton Butler '15 worked as production assistants.

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Kristin Schultz and Taylor Flynn, both IMC juniors, have been awarded a Media Fellows Scholarship from Washington Media Scholars.

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Join Ithaca College as we celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during our MLK Campus-Wide Celebration Event! On Monday, January 19, 2015, students, staff, faculty and community members will honor Dr. King by coming together to discuss the relevance of his work today.

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The Caring and Sharing Committee's Holiday Drive is in full swing and there are several ways you can still help.

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***Due to weather and sensitive road conditions, Snyder's talk has been postponed until Thursday, February 5th, 6pm.

 

 

The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to invite local artist/photographer Laurie Snyder to share her artistic practice in a presentation called ART IS HARD on Thursday, December 11, 2014, at 6:00 p.m..

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With a winter storm forecast to impact the region over the next several days, we want to take this opportunity to remind the campus community of our closing policies and procedures. As per the Ithaca College Policy Manual, weather conditions, no matter how extreme, normally will not close the college when classes are in session. Individual classes or specific activities may be delayed or canceled without an official closing.

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As one of the top scholars on the subject of lynching and mob violence in the post-Civil War U.S. South, the Journal of American History invited Dr. Trotti  to contribute a response to an essay by historian Michael Pfeifer. In "The Multiple States and Fields of Lynching Scholarship" Journal of American History 101(December 2014): 852-3. Dr Trotti offers a review and critique of Dr. Pfeifer's essay “At the Hands of Parties Unknown? The State of the Field of Lynching Scholarship.”  

The traffic light at the intersection of Alumni Circle and Route 96B has defaulted to a flashing yellow light due to a system malfunction. The Office of Facilities has been working with outside contractors to diagnose the problem and identify the corrective action as quickly as possible.

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 This Thursday December 11, the Catholic Community will be hosting a special Journey Into Christmas Mass at Muller Chapel. Come celebrate Christmas early with your Ithaca College family. 

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Textbook Buyback and Rental Return at the Campus Store begins Thursday the 11th.

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 Please join us on Friday, December 12, from 3:30 – 5 p.m. , in the second floor atrium of the School of Business for a farewell reception for Dr. Michael McCall and Dr. Granger Macy.

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All and anyone interested in social studies/history teaching is invited to attend

Thursday, December 11th at 5:30 in Williams 211


Many thanks to –


Angela Affronti, Rachel Corocoran, Paul Highland, Brad Benjamin, for being our Alum teacher presenters from the ICSD.

 

Please RSVP to Zenon Wasyliw at wasyliw@ithaca.edu 

The Punk & the Making of Self ICSM presents a punk-inspired happening at the Handwerker Gallery 6-8pm (Tuesday 12/9) with live music, punk interviews, art, and readings!

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Día Internacional de los Derechos Humanos
Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
7-8:30pm Textor 102
Ithaca College

December 10th marks the date that the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948. This Wednesday, Dec. 10th, we will honor this historic date by unveiling stories that bear witness to U.S. - Latin American relations and the experiences of activism and resistance. 

7-7:45pm Teatro y Fronteras. IC Teatro will will share original works they've written inspired by the Teatro Campesino movement.

7:50-8:30pm Ayotzinapa's 43 missing student activists.

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On December 2, the Student Activities Board (SAB) hosted it's annual Extreme Gingerbread Making Competition in IC Square.  Fifteen teams competed to win gift cards to local stores and restaurants using various assortments of candy, icing, and graham crackers. Many impressive gingerbread houses were built!  Congratulations to Nora Noone and the other members of the firs place team.  Great job everyone!

SAB is a student organization that works to provide events such as comedy, films, music, speakers, and special events to educate and entertain the Ithaca College community.

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On November 18, IC Sketch held its fall showcase entitled You Can't Stop the Beet.  Members were able to submit sketches beforehand, and seven were chosen to be performed live that night along with one digital short.  Over 40 people attended the event, and overall it was a great success.

IC Sketch is a student-run sketch comedy club that is open to students in all majors.  The student organization puts on multiple shows each semester giving members many opportunities to submit sketch ideas and perform.

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On November 17 and 18, the IC National Residence Hall Honorary held their annual Krispy Kreme Donuts Fundraiser in the North Foyer to raise money for their service and recognition projects. This year they sold 540 donuts and made over $300.

IC NRHH is a chapter of a national organization that recognizes individuals living in residence halls who have been of outstanding service, and who have provided important leadership in the advancement of the residence hall system and/or the Ithaca College community.

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Día Internacional de los Derechos Humanos
Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
7-8:30pm Textor 102
Ithaca College

December 10th marks the date that the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948. This Wednesday, Dec. 10th, we will honor this historic date by unveiling stories that bear witness to U.S. - Latin American relations and the experiences of activism and resistance. 

7-7:45pm Teatro y Fronteras. IC Teatro will will share original works they've written inspired by the Teatro Campesino movement.

7:50-8:30pm Ayotzinapa's 43 missing student activists.

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