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Srijana Bajracharya, Associate Professor, Health Promotion and Physical Education and Janet Wigglesworth, Associate Dean for Graduate and Clinical Services, School of Health Sciences and Human Performance, presented a research paper at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Boston, MA on November 8, 2006 under the session titled, “Initiatives and Research in Cancer” endorsed by Epidemiology section of APHA.

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Get paid for documenting your life!

Contributed by Tom Torello on 11/27/2006 

Six students will be chosen to document their Spring semester and get paid for doing it. We'll supply the video cameras, training, and direction - you supply the experience.

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Harry McCue, Professor and Chairperson of the Art Dept., has had his recent print, "Fat Pig" selected for inclusion in the 20th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition.

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STUDENT APPRECIATION DAY!

Contributed by Michael Bovi on 11/27/2006 

*10% OFF ALL BOOKSTORE PURCHASES! MONDAY DECEMBER 4, 2006. *EXCLUDES-BUS PASSES, TEXTBOOKS, SOFTWARE AND PHONE CARDS.

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Asma Barlas, Director of CSCRE and professor of Politics, made two presentations in the Netherlands over Thanksgiving. The first was at the invitation of the Philosophy Department of the University of Amsterdam on "Women's Self-Emancipation Through the Qur'an," at the de Balie Cultural Center on November 21st. The second, "Does the Qur'an Support Gender Equality?" was given at the University of Groningen on November 23rd. This was a keynote address for the workshop on "Islam and Autonomy" organized by the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies.

Rebecca F. Plante(Sociology) will discuss her research 'HOOKING UP' ON CAMPUS; SEX IN THE LITTLE CITY sponsored by the Bronfenbrenner Life Course Center (BLCC) on Thursday November 30, 2006, 12:00-1:30, 114 MVR Hall, Cornell University Campus.

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Tickets for the Black and White Formal are on sale!!! They can be purchased:
Tuesday, 11/28 - Friday, 12/1 in the Student Activities Center from 12 - 5 p.m. and
Monday, 12/4 - Friday, 12/8 in Campus Center from 10:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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Student Volunteers Needed

Contributed by Kelly Stevens on 11/26/2006 

The Senior Class is looking for student volunteers (First Year, Sophomore and Junior)to help with the Black & White Semi-Formal on Saturday, December 9, 2006 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Emerson Suites.

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According to the U.S. government, domestic violence is the most frequent cause of serious injury to women, more than car accidents, muggings, and stranger rapes combined.

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Notice from Public Safety

Contributed by William Ferguson on 11/24/2006 

Ithaca College Recreation Trail closed until December 20th.

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Adopt a Family for the Holidays

Contributed by Crystal Young on 11/24/2006 

The Caring and Sharing Committee is looking for individuals, departments, or organizations to "adopt a family" for the holiday. This year, there are several ways you can help an Ithaca College employee and their family who may be suffering a hardship or unforeseen circumstance.

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On Thursday, November 30th, Ithaca College Theatre opens the adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull by the award-winning playwright Tom Stoppard. Stoppard has written and adapted numerous well-known plays and films, including the Academy–Award winning Shakespeare in Love, for which he earned an Oscar for best original screenplay.

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The Office of Career Services is pleased to announce that senior Nicole Spitalieri is one of five students recently selected for a national blog writing contest.

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In view of recent copyright challenges from publishers and the new campus network security initiative, the library will be implementing security and usability enhancements which will affect all locally hosted online reserve services (e-reserves or digital audio reserves) beginning next semester. As a result, there will be a substantial change to how these materials are accessed once the spring semester begins.

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NYC Bus Trip Departure Info

Contributed by Susanna Stumpe on 11/24/2006 

For those of you traveling with us to New York City this Saturday, December 2, here are some important reminders:

  • Buses depart O-lot (in front of the Park School) at 6:00 a.m. SHARP!
    *Boarding begins at 5:45 am
  • If you have not turned in a signed Liability Release form yet, please see Kasey in the Registrar’s office by 3:00 p.m. Friday, December 1
  • If you have any questions and/or concerns, please e-mail us at: bustrips@ithaca.edu.

    The IC AIDS Working Group is pleased to announce the return of the AIDS Memorial Quilt to campus for 2006. Portions of the quilt will be on display in Emerson Suites December 4-6, with viewing times from 11 a.m. through 8 p.m. daily.

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    Assistant professor of journalism and media studies, Deepa Kumar, (Rutgers University) will speak about "Ports, Cartoons, and Nukes: Islamophobia and U.S. Imperialism in the New Millennium" on Wednesday, December 6, 2006, in Klingenstein Lounge at 7:00 p.m.

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    Syracuse Symphony bassoonist David Ross and three of his colleagues will give a free recital of music of bassoon and strings on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 8:15 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall. The concert will include works by Bernard Heiden, Franz Krommer, Franz Danzi, and a composition by Bernard Garfield, former principal bassoonist of the Philadelphia Orchestra. The string players are violinist Fred Klemperer, violist Heather Fais-Zampino, and cellist Walden Bass. Together the four players total nearly 100 years of combined service in the Syracuse Symphony.

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    The Canadian Brass -- a quintet known for blending virtuosity with humor -- will give this year’s performance in the annual Shirley and Chas Hockett Chamber Music Concert Series at Ithaca College. Named after two longtime educators, the series honors the Hocketts’ love of music and devotion to Ithaca College and its School of Music. The free concert will take place on Monday, Nov. 27, at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.

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    (submitted on behalf of IC After Dark)

    If you enjoyed E Komo Mai, Urban Cowboy or The Mansfield Terror Tours, now is your chance to join IC After Dark and get behind the scenes to help plan events for next semester!

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