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Dean Leslie Lewis invites all School of Humanities and Sciences faculty and staff to enjoy a wine and cheese reception with H&S alumni this afternoon!

Friday, October 1
4:30-5:30 p.m.
Clark Lounge, Campus Center

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1- In what alcohol or drug-related situations can the MAP (Medical Amnesty Policy) be applied?

2- What is the slogan for the MAP? (Hint: It begins with: "When in Doubt....").

3- What phone number should be called on campus to summon help for a medical emergency situation?

4- Which campus office is responsible for applying the MAP to a case?

5. Name 2 symptoms of alcohol poisoning.

6. In which cases might the MAP not be applied?

7. How many medical amnesties can each student receive under the MAP?

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 Religion in the LGBTQA community

Contributed by Devon Ritz on 09/30/2010 

 Come talk to an IC professor about their leadership on campus and the church while identifying as LGBTQA!

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What can you do to help prevent cancer?  

Learn what to do if you have symptoms and how to be an advocate for your own health. 

DATE:  October 4, 2010

TIME:   Noon - 1 pm

PLACE: PRW Center, GL 052

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Tuesday, October 5, 2010, 7:00 p.m.; Talk by bell hooks; TALKING RACE: ENDING RACISM

7:00pm in 102 Textor Hall. This event is free and open to the public. Lemonade, coffee and tea will be served.

For more information on bell hooks visit:


Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies at 607.274.3063. We ask that requests for accommodation be made as soon as possible.

Time for an Upgrade

Contributed by Theresa Johnson on 09/30/2010 

Good news! IC Link is upgrading on October 4, 2010. The site will be down Monday, October 4, 2010 from 9am-4pm.

New features include:

Each organization will have a wall where students can post information.

    There is a messaging option

    Organizations can change their layout and design of their page

    All features will be easier to access.

    There will be a photo gallery option

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Block 2 is going to get underway!  Be a part of the action!

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Mandatory Informational Meeting

Thursday, October 7
4:00 p.m.
1st Floor Foyer CNS

Meet the professors, learn about their research projects, and get your registration form signed (PDF).

Those unable to attend may make an appointment with appropriate professors.

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Pre-VET Meeting: Thursday, Oct. 7

Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 09/30/2010 

12:10-1:00, CNS 115


  • October events
  • SPCA orientation, etc.

Contact Samantha Corrado with any questions.

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

Halloween Pumpkin Package

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 09/30/2010 

Attention students, faculty, and staff: the Halloween Pumpkin Package is now available through the Gifts from Home program.

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Come to the Handwerker Gallery at 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 5 and discuss this historic election with fellow students and politics professor Don Beachler.  For further information contact Erika Fowler-Decatur at

 Ever Thought of Modeling?

Contributed by Meaghan Layden on 09/30/2010 

 HiFashion Studios is looking for both new and experienced models to be a part of this year's modeling agency.

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Winter in the Big Apple

Contributed by Kasey J. Spada on 09/30/2010 

Please join us for our annual winter bus trip to New York City on Sat. Dec. 4, 2010.

We will begin accepting payments for this trip on Mon. Oct. 18, 2010.

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"It's Good To Be the King: A Mel Brooks Cabaret" will be iSing's first production of the 2010-2011 school year. Come and audition for an original cabaret written specifically to pay homage to the comedic brilliance of none other than Mel Brooks himself!

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If you have concerns about Apogee, specifically wireless internet, or new projects in the residence halls on campus, please come to the Residence Hall Association’s meeting on Monday, October 4th at 8:15 PM in the Taughannock Falls Meeting Room on the third floor of campus center.

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Are you an English major or minor interested in learning more about graduate school?

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Violinist Nicholas DiEugenio and Pianist Nathan Hess, Assistant Professors in the School of Music, presented a recital on September 17 as guest artists at Penn State University. Their program, “Bird As Prophet,” commemorated the 200th anniversary of Robert Schumann’s birth by featuring interconnected musical works of Schumann, Johannes Brahms, and the living American composer Martin Bresnick. In addition to the recital, Hess and DiEugenio each presented a masterclass to piano and violin majors and Penn State.

For the 2010-11 academic year, the Handwerker Gallery has brought in an assistant director, Erika Fowler-Decatur, while Cheryl Kramer is on quarter-time status enjoying time with her newborn son.

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From the editors of The Ithacan:

The Ithacan is conducting a survey to learn how employees at Ithaca College feel about their jobs and the workplace. We encourage all administrators, faculty and staff to participate.

 To complete The Ithacan’s survey, please go to or The Ithacan’s homepage at RESPONSES ARE ANONYMOUS AND PARTICIPANTS WILL NOT BE IDENTIFIED IN ANY WAY.

After learning the college was not ranked in a 2010 survey rating the best institutions of higher education to work for, The Ithacan decided to launch this survey to gain a more comprehensive understanding as to why the college would not have been ranked.


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From September 23rd through the 26th the British National Debate Team visited Ithaca College.  Ithaca was the second stop on the Brits tour of the United States. 

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