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As a reminder, the deadline for nominations of self or others to the President's Advisory Council on Innovation is this Friday, March 12. 

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Entries are due April 1st. The photo should contain some snow, so time is running out!

 

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Congratulations to Jennifer O'Leary and Michael Preite, winners of our February drawing for the Career Services "Refer a Friend" contest.  They are the lucky recipients of iTunes gift cards!

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Professor Amanullah De Sondy, Assistant Professor of World Religions, Department of Philosophy and Religion will present a paper on 'Exploring Qur'anic Masculinity and Masculinities' at Cornell University on Thursday 11th March at 4:30pm (110 White Hall).  

The paper will outline and discuss the images of masculinity that are performed, displayed and constructed in the Qur'anic world.  In turn exploring if they support monolithic/hegemonic notions of an Islamic masculinity or are exemplary for gender/sexual pluralism.  Opening a timely debate on the challenges and implications posed by  Qur'anic masculinities on the study of Islam and Muslims. 

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James Pfrehm (Modern Languages and Literatures) presents his work this Thursday (03/11) at 12:10-1:00 in Cayuga Lake Room (Campus Center). Everyone is welcome to attend.

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For the fourth straight year, the Corporation for National and Community Service has recognized Ithaca College with a place on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. Launched in 2006, the honor roll is the highest federal recognition a school can achieve for its commitment to service learning and civic engagement.

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This past Friday and Saturday (March 5-6), nine IC students and two anthropology faculty presented at this year's Northeast Anthropological Association annual meeting in Buffalo, New York hosted by SUNY Buffalo. 

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Seven members of the Ithaca women’s swimming & diving team will represent the Bombers at the NCAA Division III Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships, March 17-20 in Minneapolis, Minn. It is the largest group of Bomber swimmers to qualify for the national meet since 1999, when Ithaca finished seventh in the team standings.

Ithaca finished 13th in the 2009 NCAA Division III Women’s Swimming & Diving Championship and has finished in the top-20 at the national meet 20 times in the last 27 years. This year's championship meet will be held at the University Aquatic Center on the campus of the University of Minnesota and is hosted by Beloit College and The College of Wooster.

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The women's track & field team will have three athletes in action at the NCAA Championships: junior Marcia McCord in the long jump, triple jump and 400-meter dash, sophomore Emma Dewart in the high jump and pentathlon and graduate student Lauren Koppel in the pentathlon. DePauw will host the meet Friday and Saturday.

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Need to Add More Bonus Bucks?

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 03/08/2010 

 

Out of Bonus Bucks? Don’t worry you can always add more! 

 

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It is now easier than ever to stay connected to all of the sustainable happenings of Ithaca Dining Services!

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You might not have thought about working for the federal government, but they need you!  On Thursday, March 11 at 11:00am, join us for a webinar to learn about the agencies that are hiring business students and how you can get started working in government.

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This award is Ithaca College's recognition for students who excel in academic performance, perform service to the College community and nation, and represent an exemplary level of accomplishment.

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Sarah Gates will be leaving Ithaca College to begin a position as Health Project Coordinator for the University of Rochester, Department of General Pediatrics.

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It will be necessary to close several parking lots over Spring Break so that construction work may continue on the A&E Center.  These lots will be closed beginning on Monday, March 15 at 7:00 AM and will reopen no later than Friday, March 19 at 3:30 PM.

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The Student Athlete Advisory Committee will be hosting “Mark Madness”, a 3 on 3 basketball tournament for all Ithaca College students, on Saturday, March 27th at 1 p.m. This tournament is being held in memory of former Athletic Trainer Mark Alderman.  All proceeds will be donated to the Mark Alderman Scholarship Fund.

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The Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies invites members of the campus community to attend the presentation of the third candidate for the position of Director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE).  

Dr. Kim Vaz, Tuesday, March 9, 12:10 – 1:00 p.m., CHS 202Talk: “Public Rituals as Sites of Knowledge Production”

 

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Hurry and get your Haiti T-Shirts AND Wristbands!!!!!!!!

 

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TIE-DYE FOR MS!!!

Contributed by Jessica Dillon on 03/07/2010 

MS is a disease that attacks the central nervous and keeps people from moving. Please join IC's MS Awareness Club (ICMSA) as we fight back and take one step closer to a cure during National MS Awareness Week.

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Have questions about the housing selection process? Need to see an on-screen demo to know what buttons to push when? This valuable resource is available to you 24/7, and the podcasts can be viewed on your computer, mobile phone, or iPod. Click here to view the Housing Selection for Returning Students podcasts, or, simply search "Housing Selection for Returning Students" in the iTunes Store search box.

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