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Members of the audience will get to listen in on “An Interview with Tony Kushner” as the Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright sits down for a conversation with an Ithaca College faculty member on Monday, Feb. 21. The free public presentation will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

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On February 23, 2011, Chris Burch ’76, chairman of J. Christopher Capital, will be on campus to host a lecture in the School of Business. The lecture will take place at 7:00 p.m. in Room 111 of the Dorothy D. and Roy H. Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise. The topic of Chris’ talk is “Brand Building for the Luxury Customer of the Future.”

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HR Recruiter (AAR CORP), Mr. Greg Dellinger will be conducting an information session about how to make the most of the upcoming Job & Internship Fair, and you are invited!

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Congratulations to all of the IC students who were accepted to present at NCUR 2011. The NCUR executive committee would like to remind IC students that all presenters and co-presenters must register for the conference using the e-mail they used in their submitted abstract.

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Four short student documentaries will be screened Friday, February 25 at 7:00 pm in the Park Auditorium. The films were produced through a Cross-Cultural Documentary Research & Production Production class taught at Hanyang University International Summer School in 2010.  

A Q&A session with filmmakers will follow the screening.  Also, there will be a presentation about this summer’s study abroad program.

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Hi IC Students,

Tired of winter and the cold? Want to feel like a kid at recess again? Welcome in the warm weather with the Ithaca Youth Bureau’s Adult Kickball Tournament scholarship fundraiser.

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Spring 2011 Enrollment Report

Contributed by Brian Scholten on 02/18/2011 

The Spring 2011 Enrollment Report is now available for viewing on the Office of the Registrar website at:

Thank you.

Brian D. Scholten

James Pfrehm (Modern Languages) has published article in Journal of Germanic Linguistics entitled, "The Pluricentricity of German: Perceptions of the Standardness of Austrian and German Lexical Items."

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Is there a student on campus who is constantly going above and beyond?  Is he or she passionate and hardworking?  If so, we would love to have them as a part of the National Residence Hall Honorary!  We are now accepting nominations for new members to be inducted into NRHH.

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 SAB Movie this weekend: MEGAMIND

Contributed by Lilly Miller on 02/17/2011 

 SAB is showing Mega Mind this weekend! 


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**CANCELED** Public Viewing Night, TONIGHT, Friday, February 18th from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. **CANCELED**

You are invited to join the Ithaca College Department of Physics for a Public Viewing of the night sky at the Clinton B. Ford Observatory TONIGHT, Friday, February 18th from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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Free GMAT Test Prep

Contributed by Nancy Kotmel on 02/17/2011 

Take a FREE practice test!

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The Park Center for Independent Media is pleased to welcome two of the most well-known observers of the spin industry, John Stauber and Lisa Graves. Stauber, who founded the Center for Media and Democracy, and Lisa Graves, his successor and the center’s current executive director, will speak on Tuesday, March 8, at 7:00 p.m. in Emerson Suites, on “Military Propaganda and Other PR Ploys.”

John Stauber (right) is an investigative writer who founded CMD 17 years ago. CMD investigates corporate and government propaganda and spin campaigns in its books, its newsmagazine PR Watch, and online at and Stauber has coauthored six books with his colleague Sheldon Rampton, including Toxic Sludge Is Good for You, Weapons of Mass Deception: The Uses of Propaganda in Bush's War on Iraq, and, most recently, The Best War Ever: Lies, Damned Lies and the Mess in Iraq.

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It’s Benefits Showtime!

Contributed by Alison Bowman on 02/17/2011 

Show up and help shape the future! We would like to invite all faculty and staff to attend an “IC Benefits Experience” session that will provide an opportunity for participants to learn and interact around the topic of the benefits that are provided to IC employees.

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Come to Leading @ IC events this month to enhance your student organization's understanding of processes and policies to create a more successful organization, while earning Student Leadership Institute Credit!

For Credit towards the SLI Leading @ IC track go to

Framework Approach to Leadership is on February 22 in Ithaca Falls Meeting Room at 12:15pm 

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David Turkon, Associate Professor for the Department of Anthropology will speak at the next Food for Thought meeting on Monday February 21, 2011 at 7 p.m. in Friends 203. 

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Professor Muellner was interviewed in The Guardian's weekly column, My Best Shot, in which a contemporary photographer talks about a single image selected by the paper's arts editors.  This story appeared online and in the February 17th print edition of the UK based international daily.

Biology Seminar: Thursday, Feb. 24

Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 02/17/2011 

Mandy Esch, Cornell University

"Assessing Nanoparticle Toxicity with Micro Cell Culture Analogs"

4:00 p.m.
CNS 112 
Department Seminar Series

Refreshments served at 3:40, 1st floor CNS foyer. Bring your mug. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at 274-3161.  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible