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 "Students create their own communities, and bring their values and actions to their own experience in college."

Check out this article in SH101 where you can learn about:

  • Creating a distraction
  • The most effective bystander
  • The unsure effective bystander
  • and more!

Click the link below:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) History Month is almost over. The final videos highlighting different historical figures will air on the LGBT Center website in the coming days. Visit the LGBT Center website's LGBT History Month Featured Videos section to find a new video each day during October.

This week’s highlighted historical figures are:


 

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The Ithaca College Department of Theatre Arts will present "Intimate Apparel", by Lynn Nottage. This production will be directed by Cynthia Henderson and presented in the Earl McCarroll Studio in Dillingham Center.

Tickets for "Intimate Apparel" are free, but reservations are required.

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How to Use the IC Mentoring Network

Contributed by Shelli Mekos on 10/21/2014 

Find out more about how to use the new IC Mentoring Network on LinkedIn and why having career mentors can help make all the difference in your career path. Also learn about important strategies around utilizing LinkedIn to make connections, networking etiquette, and informative career networking groups.

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Is giving a speech not your bread and butter? Come join the Ithaca College chapter of Toastmasters.  At Toastmasters, we will help you learn the skills that can help you give a speech like a piece of cake (or Toast). 

We have a new meeting time, every other Wednesday and the first Monday of every month.  Our first Monday meeting is November 3 at 6 PM in the Cayuga Lake Room. We invite faculty, staff, and students to join us!

To find out more, join us as a guest. Our next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct 22nd at 2PM in the Cayuga Lake Room.

 For more information about the IC chapter of Toastmasters, visit Ithaca College Toastmasters.

 

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The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is one of the best-known children's museums in the world.  Join us for a Virtual Information Session with the museum on Tuesday, Oct. 28!

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Tutoring Services is still hiring temporary, Fall semester only tutors in

Accounting 225, 226; 493 (Priority Level);

Economics 122;

Biology 113, 271;

Biochemistry 353;

Management 260 (Business Systems and Technology)

Poliltics courses 101, 128, etc.

Selection based on grades, experience, faculty recommendation, and the ability to hit the ground running!  One information session on logging hours and sessions, and online sexual harassment education is the only training required.  NOTE:  This is a Fall semester only position.  

Teaching Assistants, Juniors and Seniors encouraged to apply but others will be considered.  

Must be able to commit to a minimum of 2 hours per week of tutoring.

Compensation is $8.75 per hour individual; $9.25 per hour for small groups.

Apply online at www.ithaca.edu/tutoring

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Are you interested in learning, growing, and enjoying yourself with your peers?  Do you want to have a fantastic Halloween weekend?

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BAE Systems, Inc. will host an Information Session at 4pm on Wed. in Career Services.  Students majoring in accounting, business administration or economics are invited to attend the presentation will focus on BAE's Financial Leadership Development Program.

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Join us in the Emerson Suites from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. for live advising, games, prizes, snacks, and more!

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Talk to us and let us know how we're doing! 

Complete the Dining Satisfaction Survey from Monday, October 20th to Wednesday, November 5th and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a Google Nexus 7!  Click Here to fill out the survey. 

 

Join Team No Kid Hungry! Starting Today, October 20 until November 5, 2014, donate at any Dining Retail Location between October 20th and November 5th to benefit The BackPack Program for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier. Not only will a $3.00 donation fill a BackPack with food for a child in need, but it will also get you into our annual Food Frenzy event!  Are you #TeamNKH?

Want to know more about Food Frenzy? More information is coming soon! Keep your eyes peeled and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for a few sneak peeks of what we have in store!

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 "The frontal lobe does not fully mature until early adulthood, leaving the brain particularly vulnerable to alcohol."

In this article, "Academic Hangover", you can learn more about:

  • Binge drinking
  • The impact on the young adult brain
  • Strategies students favor for limiting alcohol consumption 
  • and much more!

Here's the link:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

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Buddhism: In a nutshell

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 10/19/2014 

What are the basic tenets of Buddhism? What are some of the basic beliefs?

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Shewanee Howard-Baptiste Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Human Performance University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will be giving two talks at Ithaca College this month:

  • Critiques, Conclusions, and Consequences: Addressing Obesity from a Clinical Perspective 
    Oct. 20 | 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Clark Lounge
  • Faces, Places and Spaces: Critical Self-Reflection for the “Expert” 
    Oct. 21 | 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
    Clark Lounge

Dr. Howard-Baptiste is a former faculty member in Health Promotion and Physical Education at Ithaca College (IC). Her visit is sponsored by the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education and the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity.

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If you’re interested in learning how to live sustainably while having an adventure of a lifetime, and would like to be a part of local and global solutions to environmental, social, and economic problems, then please join Dave Oakes, Director of the Maine-based Center for Ecological Living and Learning (CELL) next Tuesday in CNS 115 to snack on pizza and hear about overseas learning opportunities in Central America, East Africa, Iceland, the Middle East, and the US for college credit. CELL’s unique interdisciplinary study abroad programs will inspire you with a new vision of what is possible and will transform how you look at yourself, your community, and your world. Not only are these programs an incredible educational adventure, they are also an opportunity to join a community of learners committed to making our planet more sustainable.  CELL is affiliated with Ithaca College so paperwork is simple!  

 

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Do you like fashion and/or marketing? Come out to IABC's informational Skype session with Macy's Senior Vice President of Marketing, Nancy Slavin, on Tuesday, Oct. 28th at 7pm in Park 285!

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The Block 2 sessions have been posted for the Student Leadership Institute on OrgSync. In order to see all the postings, make sure you are a member of the SLI Portal on OrgSync!

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Chris Holmes, Assistant Professor in the Ithaca College Department of English, has been invited to deliver a lecture and guest-direct a graduate seminar at Queen Mary College in the University of London.  The lecture and seminar will take place in the spring semester of 2015, and will focus on the work of the Nobel Prize-winning South African author J.M. Coetzee.

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Join IC International Club as we kick off International Education Week!

Monday, Oct. 20th at 7pm, Klingenstein Lounge

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