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 The men's and women's crew will hold an information meeting on Tuesday, August 23, in the Business School room 111.  The women meet at 6pm.  The men meet at 7pm.

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Are you thinking of studying abroad?  Start the planning process early!  Come learn more about your options at our info sessions and study abroad events, including our first-ever Study Abroad Fair! The Fair will be held Tuesday, 9/20, 11:00-2:00 in the North Foyer of the Campus Center, and it'll be a one-stop-shop for all of your study abroad planning needs. 

Find other opportunities for learning more about study abroad below, and also by joining the Study Abroad OrgSync portal where you can sign up for these study abroad events.

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Catholic Community Mass and Mingle

Contributed by John Morton on 08/19/2016 

All are welcome to join the Catholic Community for its first Mass of the year at 8 pm followed by a reception afterwards. 

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The 21st Century Music School

Contributed by Rachael Seitz on 08/19/2016 

What do music students in the 21st century require, and how does this compare to what we have done in the past? What is diversity in music, and how do we respectfully engage the music of other cultures? 

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 The Protestant Community welcomes you!

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DIIS posted the below Intercom article on Friday, 8/19. We have decided to postpone the removal of QuickTime from Windows computers for a few weeks. If you have any concerns about how the removal of this software might impact your work or teaching, please contact the Service Desk as soon as possible.

The revised date to start the removal process is Wednesday, September 7th at 9:00 a.m.

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Age on Stage, an intergenerational theater project and recipient of a national service award, seeks a volunteer student director for their fall production.

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LGBTQA+ and Allied Student Community Welcome -  Tuesday August 23, 7 pm in Clark Lounge, Campus Center

Come out and join us for this annual tradition! Enjoy refreshments and an opportunity to meet the LGBT Center program director, student staff, and student leaders of our four LGBTQ-themed student organizations, as well as info about our spectacular ZAP panel program and how to  get involved. 

Learn more about our unique and supportive campus and the surrounding community, meet old friends and new, find out how to get involved, and let the LGBT Center know what services, policies, and offerings meet your needs and what more could be put in place to better serve you!

Visit the events calendar

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Contributed by Jean Hardwick, IACUC Chair

All faculty planning to conduct research or classroom activity involving live vertebrate animals for research and/or teaching must obtain prior approval from the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee before undertaking that activity. This committee provides federally-mandated oversight of all activities that have a direct impact on the well-being of animals.

Ithaca College’s animal use program is managed in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local regulations.  A link to federal guidelines can be found on the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee website –

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Submitted on behalf of Provost Linda Petrosino:

As we look forward to the beginning of a new academic year, I would like to remind all faculty members of the following opening year events:

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is pleased to announce that the Service Desk will begin offering regular extended support hours beginning on Sunday, August 21st. In an effort to better support the campus community with technology needs, the new hours will be as follows:

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 Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) would like to welcome new faculty and those returning to campus and remind you of some of the services available to you for teaching and learning with technology.  Please contact the DIIS Service Desk (4-1000) if you would like help setting up a Sakai course or would like to set up a one-to-one consultation on any of our services.

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As new students and their families arrive this weekend to move in, we would like to ensure a positive and welcoming start for them.  To enable them to park as close as possible to their residence hall and ease their unloading and moving process, several lots will be closed to keep spaces available for these new arrivals.  Staff, faculty, and students already on campus are asked to be aware of these closures as described below, and to have their vehicles removed from these lots by Saturday evening.  

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The Office of Judicial Affairs is looking for faculty, staff and students interested in becoming justices to serve on Conduct Review Boards and Academic Conduct Review Boards for the 2016-2017 academic year.

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Submitted on behalf of Michael Leary, Assistant Director of Judicial Affairs.

The Ithaca College Alcohol and Drug prevention team proposed some changes to the College's alcohol policy last spring and they have been approved by the College. The alcohol policy in the Residential Life Rules and Regulations now includes the following additions for the upcoming year:

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Are you planning to study abroad in the spring or summer of 2017?  Are you a Pell Grant recipient? If so, consider applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program!  The Gilman application cycle for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 early applications have recently opened, and the application deadline is October 4, 2016.

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Contributed by Rachel Gould on 08/18/2016 

Are you thinking of studying abroad?  Start the planning process early!  Come learn more about your options at our various info sessions and study abroad events.

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The Office of International Programs is now reviewing applications to the London Center for Spring 2017. The deadline for Spring 2017 is September 15, but we will be reviewing complete applications on a rolling basis as they come in.  If you have already submitted a complete application, you can expect to hear back about your application status before the start of classes next week.

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The Ithaca College community is cordially invited to participate in the Second Annual Symposia on Inclusion, Cultural Fluency, and Global Citizenship. The Center for Faculty Excellence, the Office of the Associate Provost for Diversity and Inclusion and Interim Chief Diversity Officer, and the Office of International Programs and Extended Studies are collaborating to facilitate the continuation of the conversation we began last September.

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The New York State tax exempt form has been updated with Interim VP Janet Williams's signature.  To download a current form, visit:

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