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The Center for Faculty Excellence and Information Technology Services announce the selection of a Primary Receiver Set (PRS) or "clicker" system. An open workshop will be conducted by assistant professor of physics Michael "Bodhi" Rogers on Monday, May 7th at 4 pm in CNS208. Please attend if you want to learn more about using clickers and what they can do to improve student learning, or more about the new PRS system.

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Join us on Sunday, May 13, 2007, for the annual Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet.

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Stress Eating Seminar May 2

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 04/27/2007 

Keep your diet healthy during stressful times!

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The Ithaca College Adoption Support Group will meet on Thursday, May 3, 2007 from 12:10 until 1:00 pm in the North Meeting Room on the 3rd floor of Egbert Hall. (Please note that our meeting times have changed from the first Tuesday of the month to the first Thursday of the month.)

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The large number of students accessing test accommodations during finals week necessitates careful planning for adequate test space, proctors, readers, scribes, and to ensure test security.

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Violinist Byron Wallis, hornist Amy Sanchez, and pianist Karl Lutchmayer will present a free concert of chamber music on Wednesday, May 2 at 7pm in the Hockett Family Recital Hall. All three performers are teaching in the School of Music this semester as sabbatical replacements. Their program includes trios by Ligeti and Brahms.

A free joint concert given by the Ithaca College Brass Choir and Wind Ensemble will take place on Tuesday, May 1 at 8:15 pm in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music. Keith Kaiser and Stephen Peterson will conduct.

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Two Ithaca College choral groups—the chorus and the women’s chorale—will give a free joint concert on Wednesday, May 2. Beginning at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music, the event will feature the chorus singing the well-loved “Requiem” by Gabriel Fauré. Janet Galván will conduct the performance, which will be accompanied by an orchestra of Ithaca College students and feature soloists Deborah Lifton (soprano) and Brad Hougham (baritone).

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Tuesday - Thursday, May 1-3
Begining at 4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

See a complete listing of talks and times:

Everyone is welcome to attend!

Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm) in first floor lobby
*Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reuse, reduce, recycle!

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Faculty & Staff ZAP!

Contributed by Christine Mclear on 04/27/2007 

The Faculty & Staff ZAP! Program, originally scheduled for April 16th has been rescheduled for April 30th. McDonald Lounge, 7pm.

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Music CD Clearance Sale

Contributed by Art Gilmore on 04/27/2007 

The Bookstore is clearing out its current stock of Music CD’s at 25% off sticker price. This is a one time clearance sale so come into the store while selection is the best. Great music at a great price!

No returns or exchanges on these CD’s. All sales are final.

Associate professor of biology Andy Smith presented "Adhesive Gels from Snails and Slugs: Strong, Highly Flexible Glues That Depend on Iron" at the Adhesion Society Conference in Tampa, Florida.

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Special optical scanning procedures and schedules are in place for Final Exam Week Monday May 7th through Friday May 11th, 2007.

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Lindberg Honored By NCGA

Contributed by Michael Warwick on 04/26/2007 

The National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) has announced its regional award winners for the 2007 season; Mike Lindberg, Ithaca’s associate director of athletics, was named East Region Administrator of the Year.

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The National Football Foundation is sponsoring a Coaches vs. Cancer raffle, with a grand prize of a nine-day trip for two to the Caribbean in February.

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There is still time to bring in your used sneakers and to participate in the Canandaigua Rotary Club’s “Rotary Re-Runs Program”. They are collecting gently used sneakers and will have a drop-off at the Multi-District Conference the first weekend in May. You can find more information about this exciting project here. Keep reading to find out how you can be part of it...

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The National Science Foundation has awarded $188,820 to Ithaca College for support of "RUI: Critical Dynamics of the Electron-Doped Cuprate Superconductors," which is under the direction of assistant physics professor Matthew C. Sullivan.

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Psychology students presented 8 oral presentations and 14 poster presentations at the annual convention of the Eastern Psychological Association, Eastern Colleges Science Conference, University of Scranton Psychology Conference, and Sigma Xi Research Conference on Saturday, April 21.

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Documentary maker Mara Alper (Associate Professor, Television - Radio
Department, Park School) will talk about her work with the Huichol
(WE-chol) tribe of Mexico. Mara has been speaking with Huichol shaman and
artisans for the last eight years, and attending traditional ceremonies in
the mountains outside Guadalajara. On Thursday she will screen the segment of
her documentary that highlights the Huichol art. She will also talk about
her experience with the Huichol and her concerns about keeping traditional
cultures alive in modern times.

This talk is free and open to all IC students. Sponsored by Vecinos: The Hispanic Languages and Cultures Living and Learning Community

Please contact Annette Levine for more information (

Documentary: Visions of the Ancestors: The Huichol of Mexico

Producer- Director: Mara Alper

This documentary explores the complexities and ambiguities of sustaining
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IC Muevete Dance Company, a student-run Latin dance organization at Ithaca College is proud to present “Atrevete y Muevete,” its first showcase, this Saturday, April 28th, 2007 at 2pm in IC Square.

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