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Please find attached the information about a Cuban Cinema course this summer taught completely online. 

SPAN49100/59100

Cuba Virtual: Del cine en pantalla grande a Youtube

Summer Online Course

 

First Session (June 2016)

 

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Ithaca College will be introducing a co-curricular transcript for all undergraduate students beginning in August 2016. This transcript is intended for experiences outside of the classroom where learning is guided by an office or organization at Ithaca College. 

Do you sponsor co-curricular learning experiences that could be included on the co-curricular transcript? The co-curricular transcript (CCT) is a basically a list of groups students are members of and events they have participated in. It is a distinct document from the academic transcript (it does not contain items that are part of any credit-bearing course), and it is not as comprehensive as a portfolio.

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Mind, Body, Me & Group Exercise Class

Contributed by Katie Sack on 05/24/2016 

  The Ithaca College Mind, Body, Me (MBM) wellness program focuses on you: the employee! It works to help you identify and move toward your personal health and wellness goals while celebrating your successes. The MBM program promotes a culture of holistic health and wellness at IC, and in doing so, supports a happier, healthier you!

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Gerald Hector, who has served for the past three years as vice president of the Division of Finance and Administration, has accepted an offer to become the vice president for financial affairs at Cornell University. Hector’s last day at the college will be July 27.

Ithaca College President Tom Rochon says that Hector has been a valuable contributor to the leadership team during his too-brief time at IC, helping strengthen not only his division, but also the college as a whole for the coming decade by hiring such talented individuals to head the three major functions under his command: Finance, Facilities, and Digital Instruction and Information Services.

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The Academic Advising Center, Tutoring Services and Student Accessibility Services will be closed Thursday, May 26th from 1PM to 3PM.

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May, 26, 2016, 9:00 am - 2:30 pm, Clark Lounge, Campus Center (lunch include)
Open to faculty and staff.

In coordination with campus wide stakeholders, the Center for Faculty Excellence invites you to participate in an active day devoted to dialogues about assessment. We will:

  • Identify the multiple layers of our roles and assessment practices across the Ithaca College campus;
  • Apply assessment tools and techniques across disciplines and co-curricular learning opportunities,
  • Create space for collegial dialogue that leads to unpacking challenges to assessment and resource development.

Please register for the day by selecting a small group work session with a facilitator. Session descriptions and bios are below:

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The U-Lot will be closed on the morning of Tuesday, 5/24 for reserved event parking.  The lot will be accessible for regular usage beginning at noon.  Individuals requiring handicapped parking can continue to access the U-Lot handicapped spaces by speaking with the lot attendant.

 HLTH 11000-01. War, Hunger, and Genocide: An International Health Perspective  Summer Session II

The primary course topics of war, hunger, and genocide are viewed as interconnected factors.  These are influenced by political, economic, and social conditions within countries as well as by foreign policies and national self-interests that exert power to marginalize groups, commit human rights violations, genocide, and produce poor health outcomes.

Recent and current conflicts placed within a historical context will be the focus of our analysis.

Particular emphasis will be placed on the plight of the poor and other marginalized groups in relation to health and disease. This includes addressing questions of power, morality, and international law such as those promulgated by the United Nations.

This online course is offer during Summer Session II (Jul 05, 2016 - Aug 05, 2016). For more information, contact Stewart Auyash (auyash@ithaca.edu)

Ithaca College has had a very successful programmatic partnership with Longview, a retirement community located on Danby Road, for the past 17 years. A significant part of this relationship has involved an ongoing Faculty & Staff Lecture Series at Longview.

 

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Submitted on behalf of Gerard Turbide, Vice President for Enrollment Management

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The reporter credited with bringing the story of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai to the world told graduates of Ithaca College that journalism has given him some guiding principles — including “follow your curiosity” — that are useful no matter what their chosen field.

Adam B. Ellick, senior video correspondent for the New York Times, delivered the main address at the college’s 121st Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22.

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Register now through Homerconnect for Intro to Linguistics this summer session. This will be a four-week online course for 3 credits in a Humanities perspective, for either Identities or Worlds of Systems. Info at http://www.ithaca.edu/summer/. Note that financial aid is also available for summer courses.

For additional info email jpfrehm@ithaca.edu. 

Register now through Homerconnect for Intro to Linguistics this summer session. This will be a four-week online course for 3 credits in a Humanities perspective, for either Identities or Worlds of Systems. Info on IC summer sessions: http://www.ithaca.edu/summer/. Note that financial aid is also available for summer courses.

For more info email jpfrehm@ithaca.edu. 

Ithaca College has announced the appointment of Nicole Eversley Bradwell as director of admission. She has spent the past 22 years working in the college’s Office of Admission, serving since June of 2015 as interim director.

Eversley Bradwell succeeds Gerard Turbide, who was recently named vice president for enrollment management.

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Entire Campus Power Shutdowns:  In order to perform required maintenance and complete upgrades on the campus electrical infrastructure, the Office of Facilities will be conducting two campus wide power shutdowns.  Power will be turned off to the entire campus beginning at 6:00am and will be restored in the evening hours when work has been completed (approximately 6:00pm).  The dates are as follows.

 

            Saturday, June 4, 2016
            Sunday, August 14, 2016

Intermittent Power Shutdowns:  Additionally, several buildings will be without power or on generator back up power at various points during late May and early June.  We encourage members of the campus community to read the full details on how the power shutdowns may impact your specific building.  Please see the detailed announcement on the Facilities Website.

 

Our newest Newsletter is now up on our website (https://www.ithaca.edu/hshp/clinics/wellness/icwell/).  It includes many interesting articles featuring: The Outdoor Gym, Eating Local, About Leanne, Get Fit With HIIT, WC Member Spotlight, Recipe, Get Fit With, WC Spotlight Returning Staff, WC contact information hours.  Check it out!

Join us for the fourth annual Butterfield Football Golf Classic on Friday, June 10, 2016. This year's event will be held entirely at the Country Club of Ithaca, and is sponsored by Sodexo.
 

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 Are you an athlete? Do you exercise? Ever wondered what you could do to improve your own performance? Curious to learn more about the mental preparation of high school, college, elite and professional athletes? Ever wondered what you could do to improve your motivation to exercise? Then this class is for you! 

This summer, EXSS 20200 - Sport and Exercise Psychology will be offered online during Summer Session I. Course attributes: GE 1: Self & Society, Liberal Arts, Social Sciences 

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Farewell Reception for Lori Becker

Contributed by Bill Scheddin on 05/20/2016 

You’re invited to join us in honoring Lori Becker, Scheduling Coordinator in the Office of Campus Center and Event Services, who will be retiring effective June 15, 2016.

The campus community will celebrate Lori’s 27 years of dedicated service at Ithaca College on Thursday, June 9th from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in the Clark Lounge.

Please be sure to join us for light refreshments in wishing Lori farewell.

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What role does marijuana use play in your life? What's the balance between the positive and negative effects you experience from smoking weed? Read about this and more in the May issue of Student Health 101!

Click on this link to get to the May issue:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html 

And save this link to get to all future issues of Student Health 101!

 

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