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ITS is participating in the 2015 Educause Center for Analysis and Resource (ECAR) Studies of Faculty and Students and Information Technology.  The faculty survey will be administered February 16-27 and the student survey, March 20 - April 6.  A random sample of faculty and students will receive an email with a link to the survey. 

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Test your financial know-how and you could win a tablet computer! We’ve teamed up with TIAA-CREF to bring you the What’s Your Financial IQ Challenge.

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On days that classes are in session there is a shuttle that provides transportation between Longview and the College in the morning, with stops at the Center for Health Sciences and Textor.  This shuttle is available to members of both the Longview and Ithaca College Communities. 

 

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Today’s the day! Log onto your Facebook accounts to get started on the Mind, Body, Me Heart Health Trivia Challenge and your chance to win a great prize! You do not have to be a Mind, Body, Me member to participate!

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For the past 16 years, the Ithaca College Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program has provided free tax service, including preparation and advice to members of the Ithaca College community. We are pleased to announce that we will again be offering this service.

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Lisa Barnard, Assistant Professor in Strategic Communication, has had a paper accepted for presentation at the 2015 ICA (International Communication Association) Conference.

The title of the paper is "The cost of creepiness: How online behavioral advertising affects consumer purchase intention." It is based on her dissertation and focuses on behaviorally targeted advertising on Facebook. The conference takes place in San Juan, Puerto Rico on May 21-25, 2015.

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Office Energy Audits

Contributed by Mark Darling on 01/30/2015 

 Attention all faculty and staff in Peggy Ryan Williams, Smiddy Hall, Hill Center, and the Muller Faculty Center!

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Share & Find Your Israel Experience!

Contributed by Tal Aizen on 01/30/2015 

 We hope that everyone had a wonderful Winter Break and has started their semester well! In case you weren't aware, some IC students took a 10-day trip to Israel through Taglit-Birthright and had an amazing experience!

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 The 13th annual Women in Leadership Experience (WILE) will occur on March 21, 2015 in Seneca Falls, New York. The retreat offers a tradition of networking and engaging dialogue among the participants, exploring the perceptions of progress for women, including a look at challenges that different generations have faced. The theme for this year is Busting Stereotypes.

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Implementing Comprehensive Reform of Introductory Physics at a Primarily Undergraduate Institution: A Longitudinal Case Study Michael Rogers, Luke D . Keller, Andrew Crouse, and Matthew F. Price Journal of College Science Teaching, Vol. 44, No. 3, 2015

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Join us on Monday, February 9, for an engaging discussion with agricultural and engineering expert Dr. Ed Harwood. 

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Applying to the RA, SLC, OL, PCA, President's Host or other leadership position on campus? Make sure your resume makes the right kind of first impression! In this session you'll learn how to reflect the experiences and skills you have in relation to the leadership position, in addition to other important resume essentials.

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Enjoy some REAL Facetime

Contributed by Jared Wolf on 01/30/2015 

 Join Active Minds for the Real Facetime challenge on Tuesday, February 3.

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SAB and BOC come together to present you R&B singer and Hip Hop artist Jeremih! His popular hits include "Birthday Sex" and "Down on Me" and he has been featured on numerous songs. 

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Remember the Old Days? Space Jam

Contributed by Keyana Taffe on 01/30/2015 

 SAB presents an old-time favorite "Space Jam". This movie is about as cool as throwbacks can get. Who doesn't enjoy Bugs Bunny and his cartoon friends, Michael Jordan and a slew of other popular athletes and hideous enemies thrashing around on a basketball court. It may be an oldie but it's definitely a goodie.

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Do you know a First-Year, Sophomore, or Junior student participating in an internship experience this summer? Tell them about these Internship Scholarships to help cover some of the financial costs.

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Calling All Web Designers!

Contributed by Kyle James on 01/30/2015 

Are you a web designer? Are looking for a project to bolster your portfolio? Look no further!

SGA is seeking to partner with a web designer to revamp their website. The designer would be working closely with SGA and would gain valuable experience working in a client-designer relationship.

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SGA has Seats Open in their Senate!

Contributed by Kyle James on 01/30/2015 

The following seats are open and need to be filled:

- Senator-At-Large (Anyone can run!)

- Transfer Student Senator (Transfer students only.)

- Graduate Student Liaison (Graduate students only.)

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A little goes a long way... "2% change is key to full-on success". -Dr. Edward Phillips

In this article in SH101

  • Discover small steps to fitness
  • Learn about tips for encouragement along the way
  • Click on the interactive elements to learn how to take the 2% revolution resolution 

Check it out here:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

February is almost here, so be sure to look through January's issue before it's replaced. Here are some of the articles included:

  • Cease the Grease: a nutrionist revamps your lunch 
  • Breaking Budget?: 6 steps to smart spending
  • The Job Prob: an expert edits your resume 
  • and many more!

 

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Each semester the Gerontology Institute provides a series of workshops on aging related topics of interest to healthcare and human service professionals, as well as older adults and their friends and family members. These workshops are free to Ithaca College students, faculty and staff, although registration is required. 

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