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Ithaca College has hosted 16 panels of the AIDS Memorial Quilt for over 10 years. Every year the Action for AIDS Committee is able to bring this humbling art display to our community because of the students who volunteer to staff the quilt.

This year's viewing dates are December 1-3, and we will celebrate the closing this year's exhibit with a ceremonial packing of the quilt. Contact Erica Shockley (eshockley@ithaca.edu) for more information.

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Attention Faculty members: if you are teaching winter and/or spring courses and plan to use the Blackboard online courseware system, you can now create the Blackboard course shells through HomerConnect!

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It seems that everybody wants to talk to Sarah Brylinsky, Ithaca College's sustainability intern. Sarah will be interviewed by local radio station WVBR for the show This Sunday, which airs from 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. this coming Sunday evening (November 16).

This week, the show will feature sustainability, specifically the work being done by Sarah and other young leaders for sustainable development in the area. Tune in to 93.5 FM and catch Sarah "on the air."

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David Pacun, associate professor of music theory, and Peter Silberman, assistant professor of music theory, presented papers at the joint annual meetings of the Society for Music Theory and the American Musicological Society, held in Nashville, Tennessee, November 6–9.

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Native American Celebration Month continues on Wednesday, November 19, at 7:00 p.m. in Williams 221 with an eye-opening presentation by Robert Spiegelman on one the darkest moments in local history -- the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign.

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Every year, the School of Humanities and Sciences invites proposals for the Fred L. Emerson Humanities Collaboration Award; this fall, the review committee made two awards to senior English majors to work with professors on scholarly projects.

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Guitar Hero anyone?

Contributed by Francia Miller on 11/13/2008 

Do you have what it takes?

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[Editor's note: The start time was erroneously listed in the original Intercom announcement. The workshop is scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m.]

Monday, November 17, 2008
7:00 p.m.
Ithaca Falls Meeting Room, Campus Center

How do you survive the challenges of eating on campus, with a chaotic schedule, late night snack attacks, partying with friends, and an unlimited supply of food in the dining halls?

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It is remarkable what happens when you ask people to comment on the qualities of the place where they live and work every day!

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Recreation and Leisure Studies (RLS) alumni and faculty joined staff and a parent from Recreation Support Services (RSS) at the Ithaca Youth Bureau to present "Reaching for Equity: Taking Positive Steps Toward Inclusion" at the 57th Annual Cortland Recreation Conference. Joanie Groome (RSS Coordinator), parent Jessica Ryan, Charlie Dorsey '04 and Siobhan Whalen '08 (therapeutic recreation alumni who were hired as RSS specialists in recreation for individuals with disabilities), and faculty Linda Heyne shared their collaboration to involve participants with disabilities in meaningful recreation opportunities.

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The November 15 Cortaca Jug game is sold out. There will no longer be any ticket sales on the Ithaca College campus. Tickets will not be available at the gate.

Directions to the Cortland Stadium Complex

For those attending the Cortaca Jug game at SUNY Cortland, the following are the rules and regulations of the SUNY Cortland Stadium Complex.

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The November 15 Cortaca Jug football game is sold out.

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Are you looking for a job or internship? Do New York, Boston, D.C., L.A., or Chicago sound like great places to work? Then Career Services is pleased to announce Career and Internship Connection (CIC) 2009!

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What Are You Putting on Your Body?

Contributed by Nancy Webster on 11/13/2008 

The Natural Beauty Campaign!
Visit a full day of activities, product sampling, free food, and more in Clark Lounge on
Thursday, November 13, from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.!

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Dennis Charsky, assistant professor in the Department of Strategic Communication, coauthored a paper published in the September/October 2008 issue of TechTrends, a publication of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology.

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We would like to thank everyone who took the time to attend the 6th annual Veterans Day Celebration on November 11, 2008.

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Keep in shape over the holidays and sign up for Pilates at the Fitness Center. The Fitness Center will offer two classes a week for only $35.

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Cortaca Jug

Contributed by Brian McAree on 11/12/2008 

As you know, the annual Ithaca College vs. Cortland State football game is scheduled for Saturday, November 15, at noon at Cortland.

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The School of Health Sciences and Human Performance congratulates Jill Cadby, physical therapy major, as the recipient of the Shirley Hockett Scholar, Phi Kappa Phi Presidential Award at the fall 2008 induction ceremony on Friday, November 7.

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The Sustainability Café will see the return to campus of an alumnae discussing her work in "Environmental Advocacy." This Café will be held on Monday, November 17, at 4:00 p.m. in Center for Natural Sciences room 115, in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar.

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