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Please join us at 12.15 p.m. on Thursday, September 30, for a talk by Artist Susan Weisend and Curator Minna Resnick about the current exhibitions on view at the Handwerker Gallery:

"Something is Amiss in Eden:  Recent Work by Susan Weisend" - This exhibition features a series of Weisend's prints, embossments, and artist's books exploring the theme of biodiversity.

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“The Zou Ba Portfolio:  Printmakers’ Journey in China” - This collection of images showcases the work of fifteen international artists who journeyed together in China for a month in 2007 and is their response to their incredible adventure.

Both shows will remain on view until October 13.

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Fall is a great time to jump-start your workout!

Many people don't enjoy running, and not everyone is motivated to go to the gym. There are many other creative and fun ways to get that workout in! Going for a brisk walk with lots of stairs or hills - easy to do on this campus - can get your heart pumping and endorphins flowing. You could also make a step exercise with any sturdy stool or step; and adding music can make it an enjoyable routine in your own room.

Learn more ways to tailor fitness to your personal style by visiting the Center for Health Promotion website at: www.ithaca.edu/sacl/healthpromotion/fitness/

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Today is Wellness Wednesday! We will be meeting in the Ithaca Falls Room from noon-12:50pm. Bring your lunch and enjoy a free dessert!

"BACK" To Good Sleep

featuring:

Pierre Gremaud, DC, chiropractor and Owner of the Spinal Wellness Center of Ithaca. 

Topics:

- How does my spine impact my quality of sleep?

- What can I do to improve my sleep?

- How can chiropractic care help?

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& only 5% of undergraduate women reported their sexual assault to police, or anyone.**

Students Active For Ending Rape (SAFER) and Health Promotions invites you to a screening of a rape awareness and prevention film, Welcome to the Party, directed and edited by Tom Nicholson, assistant professor of television and radio in the Park School. The screening will take place on Tuesday, October 7, at 7:00 p.m. in Textor 103. There will be a discussion afterward led by an advocate from the Advocacy center.

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Ithaca College has authorized the use of locations on campus for the filming of a product launch web video for a Fortune 100 company. Below is a message from the filmmakers.

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Definition 6 / Creative Bubble will be shooting a short film for the product release of a very exciting innovation. We wish we could tell you what it was, but that might just ruin the surprise! What we are looking for from you is participation in making this film come to life.

We will be shooting on the Ithaca College campus October 5-7 at various times throughout the day, but usually between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. We have several scenes scheduled for the shoot; each scene requires people from all different walks of life. We're looking for:

  • Professors
  • Students from all majors
  • Athletes
  • Administrative faculty
  • Maintenance facilitators
  • Senior citizens

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Scott Stull of the Department of Anthropology will present a lecture this Wednesday evening, September 29, entitled "The Rise and Fall of the Medieval House."  The presentation will be held from 5-6:30 pm in the Six Mile Creek Room in the Ithaca College Campus Center.

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Looking for a job?

Contributed by Eileen Jacobs on 09/28/2010 

Four new on campus jobs and one new off campus job listed!

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Academic Enrichment Services is interested in hiring a small number of students who have the expertise to tutor for Principles of Biology (BIOL 121) or Principles of Chemistry (CHEM 121).

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NBC's "AMERICA'S GOT TALENT" will be in Ithaca, NY on Sunday, the 3rd of October between 9am and 6pm to hold an invitation only, non-televised showcase for performing artists who would like a chance at trying out for the 6th season of the show (2011). 

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The Tuesday night Rec Swim times from 8:00pm - 10:00pm will be closed for the whole month of October due to an academic request to use the pool. 

A new book by Associate Professor of Music, Timothy A. Johnson, has been accepted for publication by Ashgate Publishing. 

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The month of October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). NCSAM is a national public awareness campaign to encourage everyone to protect their computers and our nation’s critical cyber infrastructure.

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 SENIORS CLASS UPDATES

Contributed by Danielle Giserman on 09/28/2010 

 SENIOR CLASS UPDATES

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 Meditation Tuesday Sept. 28, in the Muller Chapel

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Don't Miss Out on a Sweet Treat  

Contributed by Lynne Pierce on 09/27/2010 

Join the Residence Hall Association (RHA) and decorate some sweet treats in Bomber blue-and-gold colors!

IC Square

Wednesday, September 29

7-8 pm

Sponsored by RHA, STAT and SGA

 

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This week's "Open Faculty Lunch" with interim provost Woodward is CANCELLED in order to acommodate a second meeting for faculty who couldn't make it to Sunday's (9/26) IC20/20 discussion.

Please join Greg Woodward next Thursday (10/7) at noon in the DeMotte Room in the Campus Center.  Bring your lunch, questions, and ideas for an open conversation.

Submitted by Eric Maguire, vice president for enrollment management and Brian McAree, vice president for student affairs and campus life.

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Flu Shot Clinics for Students

Contributed by Laura Keefe on 09/27/2010 

Walk-in flu vaccine clinics for ALL registered IC students

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Give free, informal ESL classes to Spanish-speaking, Latin American migrant farm workers surrounding Ithaca!

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It is a sukkah! Last Wednesday marked the eve of the Jewish harvest festival of Sukkot.  Sukkot or the Feast of Booths/Tabernacles is a Jewish holiday celebrated on the 15th day of the Hebrew calendar month of Tishrei. The Holy Day lasts seven days and is followed by another festive day known as Shemini Atzeret. Throughout the holiday, the sukkah becomes the living area of the house, and all meals are eatin in it.  On each day of the holiday, members of the household recite a blessing over the lulav (four plant species) and the etrog(a citrus fruit).  

 

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