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SGA Outreach in the Quads!

Contributed by Julia Dunn on 02/24/2011 

SGA senators will be visiting and knocking on doors of residents of Emerson, Landon, Bogart, Lyon, Clarke, Boothroyd, Rowland, Tallcott, Hood, Hilliard, Holmes and Eastman this Sunday February 27 starting at 3pm.

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Ithaca College officials are closely monitoring the weather situation and are in consultation with local law enforcement agencies and other local employers regarding the potential impact of the snowstorm that is expected to hit the area early Friday, Feb. 25.

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When? Monday, February 28, 2011

What time? 7:00-8:00 pm

Where? Textor 103

Bring your questions, and hear from those who work with students with eating concerns. Come to help yourself, or a friend or family member.

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As a guitarist, Covach has performed widely on electric and classical guitar in both the US and Europe and recorded with the progressive rock band, Land of Chocolate.   He currently performs with several Rochester based bands, including Going for the One and The Smooth Talkers.


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Multimedia artist, musician, composer and author DJ Spooky, That Subliminal Kid will perform “iPhone Mania” in the Emerson Suites at Ithaca College on Wednesday, March 2.

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Multimedia Artist DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid to Perform 'iPhone Mania' at Ithaca College as Part of the CSCRE Discussion Series

Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 6:45p.m. in Emerson Suites, Egbert Hall.

Opening DJ: DJ Cappel 

Tickets are free but are required for admission. Call 607.274.1056 or email to get or reserve your tickets.

For more information on DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid, DJ Cappel, or our discussion series visit,,


Are you interested in outdoor activities? Would you like to live on the same floor with others interested in outdoor things? Come to the Outdoor Adventure Learning Community Open House!

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Primitive Skills Club meeting Sunday 2/27 1pm-3pm

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Living Routes is a unique nonprofit educational organization offering study abroad opportunities focusing on sustainability in Ecovillages around the world, and is Ithaca College's newest affiliated study abroad provider.  The Executive Director of Living Routes will be on campus on Thursday, March 3 and will be holding two information sessions for students interested in learning more about these unique study abroad programs.

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Are you interested in studying abroad? IES (The Institute for the International Education of Students) is one of Ithaca College's affiliated study abroad providers, and a representative of IES will be on campus on Tuesday, March 1 to meet with students and provide further information about the IES study abroad options. A free pizza lunch will be provided.

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Thank you from the Family Care Committee of the Office of Human Resource's Work/Life Action Team if you are one of the many people who responded to the Family Care Survey! If you're not one of those people, there's still time.

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On Tuesday, March 1, 2011, our club joins more than 12,500 Toastmasters clubs from around the world participating in the 2011 Toastmasters International Speech Contest this month. It is the world’s largest speech contest, with more than 30,000 presenters in 113 countries vying to become the next World Champion of Public Speaking.

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When: Thursday, March 3, 12pm-1pm

Where: Ithaca Falls Meeting Room

What: Come learn more about the institution-wide Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Initiative. Nancy Pringle, Vice-President and General Counsel will be leading a lunch-time presentation/discussion on how enterprise risk management is being used at Ithaca College and how the entire campus community can play a role in the process. This session will be a general information session designed to explain the components of enterprise risk management and how it is being used at Ithaca College as well as give participants the opportunity to explore how ERM can be utilized in particular work environments.  Open to all faculty, staff and students with an interest in learning more about enterprise risk management.  Beverages and dessert will be provided.

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Biology Seminar: Thursday, March 3

Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 02/24/2011 

Steve Kress
VP for Bird Conservation for the National Audubon Society

“Project Puffin”

4:00 p.m.
CNS 112 
Department Seminar Series

Refreshments served at 3:40, 1st floor CNS foyer. Bring your mug. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at 274-3161.  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible


Also, learn how you can participate in a new Ithaca College course this summer:

BIOL 20400 or ENVS 350  ‘Maine Seabird Biology and Conservation’ .

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Hollie Kulago, doctoral candidate at Purdue University's College of Education, will present the first of four spring lectures by the Predoctoral Diversity Fellows in the School of Humanities and Sciences. The lecture will take place in Clarke Lounge, Campus Center, from 12:10 - 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8.  All are invited. 

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As you are probably aware, the Family Care Committee of the Office of Human Resource’s Work/Life Action Team is assessing current and future child/adult care needs of IC employees.


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TONIGHT Thursday February 24, 2011 from 6-8PM in the KLINGENSTEIN LOUNGE is IC Sex: Behind Closed Doors - Discussions that everyone needs to be a part of.

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At the American Physical Therapy Association, Combined Sections Meeting held in New Orleans, February 2011, Dr. Cynthia Zablotny from the Department of Physical Therapy received an Award.

Neurology Section: Award for Service to the Section - This Award is in recognition of outstanding and sustained professional service to the Neurology Section. The purpose is to acknowledge and honor a member of the Neurology Section whose contributions to the Section have been of exceptional value.

At the American Physical Therapy Association, Combined Sections Meeting, held in New Orleans, February 2011, Dr. Christine McNamara from the Department of Physical Therapy received two Awards:

Richard Ruoti Award - The highest honor presented by the Aquatic Physical Therapy Section, this award is named in honor of Dr. Richard Ruoti, PT, PhD, one of the founders of the Aquatic Section. The Ruoti award recognizes exemplary efforts in volunteer leadership for the Section, as well as consistent, significant contributions to the advancement of the practice of Aquatic Physical Therapy.


Aquatic Physical Therapy Section: Leadership Award - This Award is presented to a section member who demonstrates both commitment to the profession of physical therapy and promotion of the mission of the Aquatic Physical Therapy section by consistently conducting excellent clinical programs, providing service to the association and serving as a patient advocate.

The Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival is  pleased to announce the FLEFF fellowship program for emerging scholars of color. The fellowships allow current doctoral students to attend the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, April 14-17, 2011. Please encourage eligible grad students from around the country to apply.

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