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Marjolien Schat, Boyce Thompson Institute

"Making Biocontrol a Safe, Effective, and Inexpensive Tool"

Thursday, April 1
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are invited to attend the department's seminars. A reception will take place before the presentation, from 3:45 to 4:00 p.m. in the first-floor lobby.

Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reduce, reuse, recycle.

 

Want to study school reform in the center of educational change in the U.S.? Ithaca College will sponsor up to 10 students interested in this one-credit study away program in Washington, D.C. Sponsorship includes lodging, metro travel while in DC, and a meal subsidy.

 

 

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IC Theatre will stage “Floyd Collins,” a musical based on the true story of a man trapped inside a Kentucky cave. “Floyd Collins” features a score by Adam Guettel with book and additional lyrics by Tina Landau.

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Tiffany N. Hilton, Assistant Professor and Jeff R. Houck, Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the Rochester Center were awarded a R03 grant from the National Institutes of Health for their project entitled, "Prognostic factors that predict functional outcome after hip fracture".   The goal of this two year study is to use clinical and biomechanical variables to identify which patients following hip fracture will benefit from restorative care to improve function and reduce falls risk.

Winner opens for Yeasayer, Man Man and Antlers!

It's all FREEEE
Voting by the audience will determine the winner! Come support your friends

Audience members will receive 3 tickets when you enter that you can use to vote for the bands of your choice.

MC'd be Joe Pera and Dan Licata!
Competing bands:

Miracle Of Madness
TFFNI
Tropical Punk (not funk)
Sean Michael
No Eggs No Problem
Gladrags
Zgress Band
Three Minutes of Fame
I Do Not love

Once again, we'd like to apologize to all the bands that aren't going to get to play. Next year if the event happens again, we will plan accordingly for more submissions.

On April 24 there will be the  Math Day for kids 10:00 - 1:00 in Williams Hall.  If you like Math and games.

For more information, please contact Dani Novak.  Email novak@ithaca.edu

NewsWatch 16 was nominated as a finalist for a Region 1 Mark of Excellence Award by the Society of Professional Journalists. Awards are given in categories for print, radio, television and online collegiate journalism.

NewsWatch 16 is a live newscast on ICTV, featuring thorough, up-to-the-minute coverage of what is happening in Tompkins County, New York State and all around the globe. It airs Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m., or can be viewed at ictv.org.

The awards will be presented during the Mark of Excellence Luncheon April 9-10 in New York City.

Focus Asia Month coming in April!!

Contributed by Davin Huang on 03/26/2010 

IC Asian Culture Club is hosting its annual Asia Month celebration in April. 

 

  • April 1st @ 7pm in Klingenstein: Asian/Asian American Identity Panel:What does it mean to be Asian?

A discussion about Asian/Asian American identities on campus and in society. We will talk about mixed race issues, being an adopted Asian, the difference between Asian and Asian American and being Asian/Asian American on the Ithaca College campus. 

  • April 2nd @ 11am to 3pm at Towers Dining Hall: Asia Cuisine Towers Luncheon 

For students with meal plans, enjoy delicious Asian cuisine from dumplings to lo-mein to sushi and much more! Play Asian games with us too and enter for a chance to win an "Ithaca is Gorges" t-shirt in Chinese or Korean!&

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Beginning Monday, March 29th Grab & Go is now open a half hour earlier in Campus Center! The new hours will be Monday – Friday from 10:30a.m. – 2p.m.

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Great job, ladies!

  • Nicole Johnson
  • Noelle Litra
  • Laura Louon
  • Meghan Menges  
  • Katy Noonan

 

The Department of Writing is pleased to present poet C. K. Williams, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award, as part of the Distinguished Visiting Writers Series. He will read from his work on Wednesday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall. His reading is free and open to everyone.

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Do you work on campus?

Do you like free food?

Do you like winning prizes?

Do you like superheroes?

 

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Come out to see Ithaca's finest talents!

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Due to an unexpected switch in films, our double feature weekend has been postponed.

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Due to an unexpected switch in film deliveries, SAB films will be showing Golden Globe-winner SHERLOCK HOLMES this weekend, March 25-28th.

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Students Count in 2010 Census  

Contributed by David Maley on 03/26/2010 

Ithaca College students are being urged to make sure they are counted in the 2010 U.S. Census. For most students who live off campus, their census forms have already been delivered in the mail to their Ithaca residence. Those living in residence halls will have their forms distributed by their RAs in mid-April.

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What does it mean to be Asian???

Contributed by Davin Huang on 03/26/2010 

First event to celebrate Focus Asia Month on campus!!!

 

April 1st, 7:00pm @ Klingenstein Lounge

 

Join us in Klingenstein Lounge for a discussion about Asian/Asian American identities on campus and in society. We will talk about mixed race issues, being an adopted Asian, the difference between Asian and Asian American and being Asian/Asian American on the Ithaca College campus.

 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Asian Culture Club at Ithaca College at icasiancultureclub@gmail.com. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Students interested in Jr. Research this summer or fall, get your form signed and turned in by 1:00 p.m., Friday, April 2.

Project descriptions are available on the web: http://departments.ithaca.edu/biology/studentresearch/researchprojects/.

  • All students must apply for BIOL-30200 by filling out the form. (PDF)
     
  • To register, you must meet with the faculty member individually, and submit a signed application.

Ithacan assistant news editor Aaron Edwards has been accepted to attend this summer’s New York Times Student Journalism Institute, to be held May 16–31 at Dillard University in New Orleans.

The institute offers student journalists an opportunity to work with prominent professionals in a newsroom environment. All expenses are paid, including transportation, and the student receives a stipend.

Edwards, a sophomore journalism major, is the third Ithacan editor in as many years to be accepted to the institute. Nic Barajas ’08 and Erin Geismar ’09 were previous attendees.

On March 1, Jack Rossen presented two talks "Cayuga History in Your Backyard" and "How People Got Here: The Bering Strait and Other Myths" and Brooke Hansen presented "Living in the Cayuga Homeland: Strengthening Connections With the Land and Each Other" to students and teachers at the Ithaca High school. On March 2 Patricia Rodriguez spoke about "Indigenous Land and Environmental Struggles in Chile and Latin America".

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