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Wednesday, November 18, 4:00- 6:00 pm
Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center

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Dean Diane Gayeski, Associate Professor of Strategic Communications Scott Hamula, and Adam Peruta, a former Assistant Professor here in Strategic Communications and now at Syracuse University have been published in Advertising & Society Review. Their article "The Complex Challenge of Branding in Higher Education: Where's The Pedagogy?" focuses on higher education branding and its drivers and challenges.

 

 

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submitted on behalf of Keith W. "Mac" McIntosh

Colleagues,

Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) (former Information Technology Services or ITS) is undergoing a major transformation which impacts all provided services.  I am writing you today to provide you with a general update about some of the expanded services for teaching and learning that will be coming by the end of the academic year, along with a specific update about our Optical Scanning services. 

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Brett Powell, who teaches Media Planning in the Department of Strategic Communication, was recently named to the Central New York 40 Under FORTY Class of 2015.

 

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Plum Benefits offers exclusive discounts of up to 50% off tickets and up to 60% off hotels, with access to preferred seating and special offers for top shows, attractions, theme parks, sporting events, movie tickets, hotels and much more. Plum Benefits is a unique benefit offered exclusively to companies and their employees.

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Digital Instruction and Technology Services (DIIS, formerly ITS) is pleased to announce support for Microsoft OneDrive for Business beginning November 17, 2015.

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 Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) attended the annual meeting of the International Studies Association-North East, Providence, Rhode Island, November 6-7, where he participated in four panels/events:  

  • “Yes, International Relations Theory Sucks at Methodology and this is a Good thing,” for the roundtable, IR Sucks at Methodology: Discuss;
  • “Howard School Exceptionalism?” for the roundtable, Author Meets Critics: Robert Vitalis’ White World Order, Black Power (2015) ;
  •  “Structural Failures: How do I do What I do?” presenter and mentor for the all day Methods Workshop;  and, 
  •  “Translation, Travel, and the Desire to be Dominated,” for the roundtableReflecting on the Potential for Transnational Solidarity.

How Much Does Diabetes Cost?

Contributed by Katie Sack on 11/17/2015 

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Did you know that The American Diabetes Association estimates that the total national cost of diagnosed diabetes in the U.S. is $245 billion? This means that 1 in every 10 health care dollars is spent on treating diabetes and its complications.

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As of today, all students, staff, and faculty of Ithaca College have unlimited access to lynda.com, an online video training resource.  Through our lyndaCampus agreement, our campus has access to over 4,000 video courses, covering a wide range of topics from Accounting to Web Development.  With courses for all skill levels, practice environments, exercise files, and on-the-go learning from your laptop, tablet, and mobile device, lynda provides something for everyone.  This is a huge advancement in our ability to provide self-paced, just-in-time learning to our community and to enrich teaching and learning here at Ithaca College.

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 The Ithacan will be hosting a Twitter Chat in collaboration with the University of Missouri's two newspapers, The Columbia Missourian and The Maneater, from 7–8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17. The chat will discuss how to ethically cover topics regarding racial issues in both a campus and a broader community. We hope this collaboration will provide a dialogue between aspiring and current journalism professionals and further the conversation between the media and the public. Use the hashtag #RaceReportingICMU to ask questions and engage.

December 2, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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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 academic or other distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.

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Finalists for the position of Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences will be on campus soon and we ask that you save the dates for the open campus meetings.

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This Tuesday (11/17), the Department of Writing's Handwerker Reading Series will feature readings of creative prose by faculty writer Professor Catherine Taylor and student writers Kimberly Nicolas and Gretchen Hohmeyer. This reading will take place at 6:00pm in the Handwerker Gallery (Gannett Center) and will feature the following writers:

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Want to win a $25 gift card to Miracle Nails, $20 gift card to Le Nails or a Free Haircut from Supercuts? Stop by North Foyer on Monday, November 16th from 10 am - 5 pm to enter to win. Raffle tickets are $1 for 1 or $5 for 6. Want a manicure that day? Sign up for a maniCURE here!

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Please join us for a talk with Rebecca Metzler, Colgate University: Composition and Structure of Oyster Cement  Provides Unique Materials Properties

 

Rebecca Metzlera, Rebecca Rista, Erik M. Albertsb, Jonathan J. Wilkerb,c

aDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, Colgate University, 13 Oak Dr., Hamilton, NY 13346 bDepartment of Chemistry, Purdue University, 560 Oval Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47907 cSchool of Materials Engineering, Purdue University, 701 West Stadium Ave., West Lafayette, IN 4907

 

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Please join the Chemistry Department in welcoming Prof. Barbara Baird, Cornell University, on Tuesday, November 17th in CNS 333 @ 4 pm.

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The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is providing notice of a fraud scheme that has been reported as targeting students at several colleges and universities.  Please be aware if you encounter something similar that it is not legitimate and report specifics to the Office of Public Safety at 607-274-3333.

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The Office of International Programs (OIP) would like to invite all faculty and staff to attend our upcoming workshops designed to assist in the development of short-term study abroad programs.  The workshops are offered as a two-part series. We recommend that those interested in developing short-term study abroad opportunities for Ithaca College students attend both workshops (Program Planning and Proposal Submission Logistics and Risk Management and Student Safety) in order to have a full understanding of the process and requirements for designing and leading short-term study abroad programs.

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"Modeling craniofacial diseases in the nematode C. elegans"

November 19 

4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are cordially invited to attend.

View other IC Events here.

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