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Contributed by Debra Perkowski on 11/06/2013
Dr. Ernest Nalette, an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical /Rochester Center, was the keynote speaker last month in Boston at Massachusetts General Hospital ’s Physical Therapy Month celebration.
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Contributed by Beth Rugg on 11/06/2013
Terry Ruger, Assistant Director ITS, is a panelist at the annual ACM SIGUCCS conference in Chicago on "Technology in Classrooms and Event Spaces". The panel is comprised of representatives from NYU, the University of Rochester and the Cleveland Institute of Art.
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Contributed by Wendy Dann on 11/06/2013
Chrystyna Dail, Assistant Professor of Theatre History, will give a talk about the "Changing Needs and Expectations for Graduate Students in Theatre and Performance Studies" at the national meeting of the American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR) in Dallas on Saturday, November 9th. Chrystyna currently serves as the co-chair of the New Paradigms in Graduate Education Committee for ASTR.
Contributed by Karen Serbonich on 11/06/2013
Are you new on campus as an administrative assistant? Or would you like a refresher on what we offer?
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Contributed by Michael A. Malpass on 11/06/2013
Professor Turkon gave the opening presentation and participated in the closing panel discussion at "Towards Dynamic Small Towns: A Research Symposium" held at the University of the Free State in South Africa
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Exercise & Sport Sciences Student and Faculty publish in Nov/Dec issue of American College of Sports Medicine Journal
Contributed by Jackie Wandell on 11/06/2013
Cory Serviente, B.S. (2013, Clinical Exercise Science) and Professor Gary Sforzo published an article entitled "Measuring Waist Circumference to Determine Cardiometabolic Risk" in the American College of Sports Medicine 's Health & Fitness Journal (2013: p.29-34).
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Do you have an interest in photography? Do you enjoy spending time in the Natural Lands? Then go outside and take a picture of this beautiful autumn!
Submit your photo in high resolution as an email attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, December 12th for a chance to win a $50 dollar gift certificate to the book store!
Contributed by Julie Dorsey on 11/06/2013
We are a group of graduate students in the Department of Occupational Therapy and are interested in learning about your perceptions of your work environment at Ithaca College.
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Contributed by Rachel O'Campo on 11/06/2013
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, 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.
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Contributed by Nancy Reynolds on 11/05/2013
Faculty, Staff, and Students:
One of the goals of Healthy People 2020 is to reduce the number of new cancer cases as well as the illness, disability, and death caused by cancer. Yet, cancer remains a leading cause of death in the United States, second only to heart disease. Several factors are involved in the development of breast cancer occurrence including the exposure to estrogen and estrogen-like substances in our environment.
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Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 11/05/2013
It’s a Good Life will be given “new life” as a theatrical piece that incorporates puppetry, live performance, installation art, and animation.
Based on the classic short story and Twilight Zone episode, It's a Good Life has been adapted and directed by Dan Jones, Ithaca College Department of Theatre Arts alumni, and will feature a puppetry team led by Chava Curland, another Ithaca College graduate.
Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9
This is an satellite event to the Ithaca College Rod Serling Conference, which takes place in Los Angeles this year.
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Contributed by Kathleen Mulligan on 11/05/2013
Department of Theatre Arts Assistant Professor Wendy Dann’s short play “Brother Love” has been accepted for publication in the winter 2014 issue of Stone Canoe: a journal of arts, literature, and social commentary for Syracuse University. Professor Dann will attend a launch celebration and award presentation on January 18, 2014 in Syracuse, NY.
Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 11/05/2013
Hersey Egginton, Director of the ICNYC Program, will be on campus for the Spring 2014 Program Orientation on Friday, November 8. The ICNYC Program, an IC20/20 initiative, offers semester-long internship experiences and academic courses in midtown-Manhattan for students from across the College.
Mr. Egginton would welcome the opportunity to meet with faculty or students between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. in CHS 214. Please stop by to say hello, ask a question, or share a cup of coffee in conversation with Mr. Egginton. Former ICNYC students are encouraged to check-in.
Contributed by MaryAnn Taylor on 11/05/2013
Submitted on behalf of Provost Marisa Kelly:
Plans for uniting the physical therapy program on South Hill are progressing on schedule, and I wanted to provide the campus community with an update on how that move will prompt some additional moves by other programs and operations.
As you may remember from our June announcement, we were able to take advantage of the renovation work already underway in Hill Center to include construction of the cadaver and movement analysis laboratories in that project. We are well into the construction design phase for those labs, which will be used not only by our physical therapy students and faculty, but also by other programs in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance and elsewhere at the college.
As planned, students currently in the physical therapy program will remain in Rochester through the end of the summer of 2014, with the new facilities opening for the 2014–15 academic year.
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Contributed by Michael G. Whelan on 11/05/2013
IC Mock Trial competed along with 18 other teams this past weekend at the annual Colgate Classic, and Freshman Samantha Shaffer and Sophomore Nate Spilman won individual honors.
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Contributed by Brooke Hansen on 11/05/2013
The film Bury My Heart With Tonawanda features a story of the Seneca Nation taking in a young man with Down Syndrome when he was rejected by his own society.
Michael Bastine (Algonquin), author of Iroquois Supernatural will introduce the film at 7pm on Wed. Nov. 6th in Textor 103.
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Contributed by Jaimie Voorhees on 11/05/2013
Submitted on behalf of Robert Cree, AVP for Business and Finance.
Ithaca College recently completed an Effectiveness and Affordability review which identified a number of processes that were recommended for a more in depth review in an effort to identify potential gains in efficiency and application of industry best practices. One such area that was identified is that of the College’s current purchasing processes. In light of this information the College has decided to take a more in depth look at its current purchasing processes and compare them to current industry best practices and assess how strategic sourcing would benefit Ithaca College and what would be involved to move the College in that direction.
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Contributed by Sue DuBrava on 11/05/2013
The eleventh annual Veterans Day Celebration will be held from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m., on Thursday, November 7, 2013, in Ford Auditorium in the Whalen Center for Music. Members of the Ithaca College community are encouraged to join in the college salute to those who serve, or have served.
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