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If you’re a student (this includes first-year students) who is interested in becoming a Resident Assistant for the Fall 2011 semester, applications are about to close!  If you want to apply you must attend the last upcoming information session:

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SGA Weekly Updates!

Contributed by Julia Dunn on 03/08/2011 

Hello again! Just to put this on everyone's radar, Bonnie Prunty, director of residential life, will be coming to our meeting this Wednesday at 8:15pm in the Taughannock Falls Meeting room. If you have questions or concerns please feel free to join us!

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Become a fan of Ithaca Dining Services on Facebook now through Friday, March 11 and automatically receive a certificate for a Free Coffee or Tea AND get automatically entered into a drawing of Ipod Nano, 2 - $50 Bonus Bucks Certificates, and 2 - $25 ID Express Certificates.

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is pleased to announce that Jen Walsh has been selected for the Leadership Programs Coordinator position.

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Ash Wednesday

Contributed by Carsten Martensen on 03/08/2011 

Wednesday, March 9, 2011, is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. Mass with the distribution of ashes will be celebrated at 9:00 AM, 12:10 PM and 5:30 PM in Muller Chapel, and at 10:00 AM at Longview. Lent is a time of reflection, repentance and renewal. Please join the Catholic Community as we begin these 40 days of prayer and as we prepare for Holy Week and Easter.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Fr. Martensen at x4-3184 or  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Don't miss out on your chance to network with alumni here on campus!  Join us for the Susan A. DiPace '74 Speaker Series and Network Nights!

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Benefit Concert for IC Music Student

Contributed by Donna Zdan on 03/08/2011 

Mu Phi Epsilon is proud to announce a benefit concert for Michaela Bushey, to be held March 25th in Hockett Family Recital Hall in Whalen at 7pm. Currently, Mu Phi Epsilon is looking for faculty and student performers for this concert. We ask that acts be no more than 7 minutes long and be appropriate for the venue, but also something that Michaela would enjoy. Group acts are encouraged.


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Have you seen those commercials for CCCS on TV and wondered how they can help you?

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Consider using Zimride Tompkins, the new community-wide rideshare program, to help you find a ride home, or to find someone who lives in or near your home to fill that empty seat and share the costs of your drive. It's as simple as creating an account in Zimride Tompkins and posting your ride need or your offer.

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Alicia Brady, Ithaca College's TIAA-CREF Individual Client Services Consultant, comes to campus twice or three times a month to provide personalized advice and planning services to help you in pursuing your retirement goals. The dates she will be on campus in April and May have been determined.

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There were tons of great things happening on our campus in February!  Congratulations to the winners of February Of the Month 'OTM' Awards! 

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Interviewed by Claire Gleitman, Professor and Chair, Department of English

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 Campus Wide Clothing Drive!

Contributed by Krystina Puleo on 03/08/2011 

AMA and the WIBN have teamed up to hold a clothing drive for the Women's Opportunity Center at Ithaca.


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What: 2nd Relay For Life Team Captains' Meeting

When: TONIGHT - Tuesday, March 8th from 6:00-7:00pm

Where: Textor 101

Free food?  PIZZA!

Free gifts?  You betcha!

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Ithaca College in the Media

Contributed by Anonymous on 03/08/2011 

Quoted in the media: faculty members Nicholas Muellner and Rachel Wagner, staff member Mark Darling, and student Evan Nison. For more information on the following articles, please visit the IC in the Media page at the Office of Media Relations:

IC in the Media

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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) offers several groups to support the emotional well-being of students.  Living with Grief is one of those groups.  If you become aware that a student's loved one has died (recently or not) consider informing them about this supportive resource.

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A group of faculty and students from the Department of Physical Therapy participated in the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Combined Sections Meeting, held in New Orleans, Louisiana, February 2011. The faculty included: Drs. Barbara Belyea, Kathleen Buccieri, Michael Buck, Hilary Greenberger, Tiffany Hilton, Jeff Houck, Hélène Larin, Christine McNamara, Deb Nawoczenski, Michael Pagliarulo, Andrew Robinson, and Cynthia Zablotny.

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Living with Grief is a weekly drop-in support group, providing an opportunity for students to come together and talk about their loss(es).  Current group members appreciate having a place where talking about the death of a loved one does not feel awkward.

Group members want you to know you are not alone.  Feel free to join us. Laughter and tears are welcome.

Individuals with disabilities needing accommodations should contact Counseling and Psychological Services as early as possible at 607-274-3136 or


Lis Maurer, program director of the Center for LGBT Education, Outreach, and Services, recently published a book review in the Journal of Sex Research.  Maurer reviewed "Changing the Course of AIDS: Peer Education in South Africa and Its Lessons for the Global Crisis," published by ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press.  The review appears in the current issue of the journal.


Has your student career at Ithaca College been based on a perspective that bridges science and humanities? Do you believe that sciences and humanities can and should be integrated? You may then be a candidate for the C. P. Snow Scholar Award.

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