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FREE practice exams and events to help you on your path to an advanced degree!

Take the first step and take a free practice test with Kaplan to see how you will score on the test you may be facing for an advanced degree. No preparing is necessary to see your base score! Additional FREE events can be accessed via the link below as well -- just click "view more events" to see everything that is scheduled. 

 

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 Need a place to watch the big game?? Come to Emerson Suites on Superbowl Sunday at 6:00PM for the best Superbowl party around!

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As an Ithaca College undergraduate, you've discovered your academic passion. In just one additional year, you can learn to share it with future generations.

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Tonight January 28 at 7pm in Friends 201!

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Chemistry invites Alumnus Neal Abrams '00, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.  Neal will be presenting on Tuesday, February 3rd at 4:00 p.m. in CNS 333.  Neals topic will focus on;  Photocatalytic compounds from cellulose biotemplates.

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Winter Safety

Contributed by Gary Goss on 01/28/2015 

Now that winter is upon us, we want to remind everyone about a specific danger involving the ponds on the IC Campus.

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It's still a competitive job market out there, and it's up to you to create your own career success. You're not alone though- Career Services can help you get on target with career planning and preparation. Each "Career Clinic" session will cover career planning strategies based on where you are on your college path. We'll discuss what employers are looking for and how best to set yourself up for getting a job or into graduate school after graduation.

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The Spring 2015 Student Organization Fair is Wednesday, January 28 from 10am-3pm in Emerson Suites. There will be over 100 student organizations promoting events, recruiting members, and showcasing their student organization. The student organization is free to attend. Take this opportunity to network with student leaders, find your passion and sign up for so many amazing student organizations.

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Calling All Web Designers!

Contributed by Kyle James on 01/28/2015 

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 01/28/2015 

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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"Where the money goes is a brutal mystery -- unless we plan and track our spending."

In the article, "Breaking Budget" in SH101 you can find:

  • Six concepts to help with budgeting (Example #4: Know your wants vs. your needs)
  • Tools for planning your spending (Mint.com)
  • How to make a credit card work for you

Here's the link:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

 

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ITS offers technology workshops every week on a variety of topics and software applications in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:

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The fragmentation and destruction of habitat is a primary cause of decline in wildlife populations. When development or irresponsible resource extraction occurs, critical habitat is often unwittingly harmed, simply because no one realizes that the area affected is an important denning, feeding, wintering or travel area for one or more species. The isolation of wildlife populations within fragmented habitats severely compromises the long-term well-being of many species as healthy ecosystem functions, services and resiliency declines over time. Climate change is accelerating fragmentation and habitat disruption.  

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Last year was so much fun, we're going to do it again!

Spots are filling up fast for our second annual international students' trip to Greek Peak for snow tubing!

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH

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Interfashional Night is an annual event, hosted by the International Club of Ithaca College, presenting a fashion show of colorful outfits from around the world.

SUNDAY, FEB 22ND

EMERSON SUITES

7PM

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Is Marijuana Use Getting Old?

Contributed by Nancy Reynolds on 01/27/2015 

 At this time of year, many students are considering reducing their use of marijuana, or quitting altogether. The Center for Health Promotion is here to help! The Guide To Quitting Cannabis, a self-help booklet, is available on our website for free download. For in-person support, one-on-one confidential meetings are also available through the BASICS Program. To make an appointment, simply send an email to basics@ithaca.edu.

 

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Have you ever had a question about race but were uncomfortable or unsure how to ask? What does racism mean to you? How do you experience racism? How do you think racism has affected your and others’ lives? How do you cope with the effects? Who is responsible for eliminating racism? How might that happen?

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Tuesday, February 17  
9:00 to 1:00
Hotel Ithaca, 222 Cayuga Street, Ithaca

Sponsored by the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute in partnership with Hospicare and Palliative Care Services and Cayuga Medical Center . 

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Ithaca College Gerontology Institute Distinguished Speaker Series welcomes Holly G. Prigerson, Ph.D. on Monday, February 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall for a presentation entitled, “On Being Mortal: The Human Hand in How We Die.” 

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Ithaca College Gerontology Institute Distinguished Speaker Series welcomes Holly G. Prigerson, Ph.D. on Monday, February 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall for a presentation entitled, “On Being Mortal: The Human Hand in How We Die.” 

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