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Do you play a sport, engage in exercise or deliver performances in any area? Ever wondered what you could do to improve your own performance? Want to learn more about leadership, team dynamics, how to reduce your anxiety or increase your confidence; or are you interested in the mental preparation of high school, college, elite and professional athletes? Ever wondered what you could do to improve your motivation to exercise? This course will answer these questions and more...  And it is open to all majors.

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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The latest versions of Microsoft Office are now available to all currently enrolled IC students, free of charge. Students can download and install Office on their personal Windows and Macintosh computers. Please note that recent graduates are not eligible for this offer.

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Information Technology Services (ITS) is pleased to announce that Microsoft Office 2013 is now available as a free upgrade for IC faculty and staff members to install on their college-owned Windows computers.

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If you missed it live or just want to relive the memories, video of the entire 2014 Ithaca College Commencement ceremony can be seen on the Commencement website.

Also posted on the website is the text of the addresses by Chris Regan ’89 and President Tom Rochon, and a gallery with more than 300 photos from before, during, and after the ceremony.

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2015 Senior Class Cabinet!

Contributed by Samantha Gibble on 05/22/2014 

Want make 2015 AWESOME?! Apply for Cabinet!

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The Ithaca College chapter of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased and proud to announce that its 2014 Fellowship nominee, Andrew Becker, was selected as a Phi Kappa Phi Fellow and will receive an award in the amount of $5,000.  These awards are extremely competitive and to be selected as a Fellow is a distinct honor.  

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Please join the Office of Admission for a reception on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 pm in the Admission Group Conference Room in the Peggy R. Williams Center.

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At its May meeting, the Board of Trustees engaged with a number of matters of significance to the College. In addition to electing new trustees and approving faculty promotions, which will be communicated in separate Intercom postings, the board discussed the master plan for campus development and approved changes to the Student Conduct Code.

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When painting a picture, you envision what you would like the canvas to look like when it's complete then you work, one brush stoke at a time, to achieve that vision.

You can use this same approach for achieving your wellness vision: 

  • Envision what you would like your wellness life to look like
  • Choose the tools you need
  • Start working towards that vision, one goal at a time

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Campus Carnival - Rain Location

Contributed by Tanisha Graves on 05/21/2014 

This Campus Carnival, scheduled to take place Thursday, May 22, 2014, from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm on the Campus Center Quad, has been moved indoors to the Glazer Arena of the A&E Center.

Jack Wang, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Writing, has been awarded the 2014-15 David T.K. Wong Fellowship from the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, England.

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This is a reminder about the annual campus electrical shut-down on Saturday, May 31, 2014 and Saturday, August 9, 2014.

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Want free dinner and the chance to get to know incoming student's parents!? Orientation is seeking for volunteers from the Ithaca College community to attend “Ithaca Dining Experience" programs for family members and guests attending orientation this summer.

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Please come to the Campus Carnival - Thursday, May 22, 2014, from 1 pm - 3 pm on the Campus Center Quad. (Rain Location: Glazer Arena, A & E Center)

Any appointments scheduled previously will proceed as planned.

In keeping with the college’s summer hours policy, the Fix-it Friday (FIF) system maintenance time will be adjusted accordingly. From May 23 to August 8, the system maintenance window will be Fridays from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.

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Beginning June 1st, the spaces designated for employee parking in the Visitor Lot will no longer be available and this lot will be restored to Visitor Parking only.

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Govind Acharya, Senior Research Analyst in the Office of Institutional Research (IR), has announced his departure after five years of service to Ithaca College.  Govind and his family will be relocating to Davis, California, in July. His last day on campus will be Friday, June 20, 2014.

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As announced last fall, the college has switched from Web Profile Manager (WPM) to Taskstream for student personal ePortfolios. This is a reminder that WPM ePortfolios will no longer be accessible after July 31, 2014.

  • Continuing students wishing to keep their WPM ePortfolio material must manually copy or download the material (such as to their computer hard drive), and can manually transfer the material to Taskstream, if desired.
  • May 2014 grads and other alumni wishing to keep their WPM ePortfolio material must manually copy or download the material (such as to their computer hard drive), and can manually transfer the material to an external hosting service, if desired. There are free hosting options such as Google Sites, or fee-based services such as or

For questions contact the ITS Helpdesk.
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Dr. Kaye along with a colleague and student at St. Lawrence University, published an article on the predictors of performance-enhancing and dietary supplement use among male DIII athletes. Both social and individual predictors were associated with supplement use and results indicated that teammates play a strong role in supplement use. The article can be read at

Staff, bring your personal computer or device to the fixIT Shop the week of Monday, May 19 – Friday, May 23 for 20% off all services, and a free cleaning with any paid service!

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