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Stewart Auyash was invited to give the talk (The Use and Abuse of Water) at the festivities of World Water Day on Monday, March 22 at an event sponsored by Voices from the Waters and the Bangalore Film Society.

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The members of the First-Year Experience Coordinating Committee, once again, would like to invite all first-year students to attend a series of events designed to highlight the wonderful speakers, films, athletics and performances that happen on our campus all year long!

After a successful fall semester of featured events, we're happy to announce a successful spring semester of featured events, so far, as well!!  Here are a few more from our list of FYE featured spring events that are coming up...there are only a few left!:

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Join the Ithaca Dining Services and Sodexo as we celebrate our environment with Earth Week 2010!


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See you on Sunday!

Contributed by Sue DuBrava on 04/16/2010 


IC Hope, Ithaca College's Relay for Life team, hopes that you will join us on Sunday, April 18th for our second annual Logan's Run 5K Race!  A major fundraiser for our Tompkins County Relay, Logan's Run has something for everyone...both runners and walkers can enjoy a challenging course around campus while contributing to the American Cancer Society.  Invite your family, friends and colleagues to walk/run with you.  Please see details below...



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Robert Ziomkowski, Lecturer in Modern Languages and Literatures at Ithaca College, will give a talk entitled "Commentaries on Plato's Timaeus in the Twelfth Century." 

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Free CANDY SUSHI anyone?

Contributed by Davin Huang on 04/16/2010 

It's almost here!  The event of the year! A night of great fun, entertainment, performances, activities, and craziness. 

Friday April 16th @ 7pm @ IC Square 

Performances start at 7:30pm 


Performances by Yamatai (Taiko Drumming), FantAsia (singers), Teszia (Belly dancers), Cornell Hawaiian Club, Cornell Lion Dance, Seishi Juku (karate kids!) and more! 

Activities from a tea ceremony to calligraphy to CANDY SUSHI MAKING and much much more!

Raffle prizes include Asian Ithaca is Gorges t-shirts and baskets of Asian snacks.

 Food by the Ithaca Dining Services from springs rolls to lo mein to curry and Indian pancakes!

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Did you know you can study Latin at IC?

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Contributed by Rachel Berger on 04/15/2010 

Yom Ha'atzmaut: Come celebrate Israel's 62nd birthday with IC Hillel and the Student Alliance for Israel! Here are just a few reasons why you don't want to miss one of Ithaca's coolest, fun, and celebratory events of the year... Bobby K's Obstacle Course Adrenaline Rush, FREE FOOD Tie-Dye and great arts and crafts and A GREAT CONCERT featuring ZGRESS and CAUTION CHILDREN and more. Join us on Monday, April 19, 2010 from 3-7pm in the Fitness Center Quad. DON'T MISS IT!

 Build your own computer!!!

Contributed by Erich Schudt on 04/15/2010 

 The computer science club of Ithaca College will be having two events where participants can learn about computer components and put them together to build their very own computers.

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Tae Kwon Do Self-Defense Seminar

Contributed by Clarissa Plank on 04/15/2010 

The Ithaca College TaeKwonDo Team is hosting a self defense seminar!

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Tired of spending your class time delivering lectures at the cost of engaging discussions? With GarageBand you can create enhanced audio podcasts to distribute lecture information or capture your presentation.

  • Place: Center for Educational Technology, Job 102
  • Date/Time:  Wednesday, April 21, 2010 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm

Please let us know you are coming by registering at the CET web site.

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“Soul of Money” author Lynne Twist will give a free public presentation on “Media for Social Change” Thursday, April 22 at 7 p.m. in Park Hall Auditorium. The program is intended to serve as a wake-up call about the urgency of the current global situation relating to environmental sustainability and social responsibility and the role of the media to communicate key messages and opportunities to global citizens.

Twist has spent more than three decades tackling such issues as world hunger; protecting rainforests; empowering indigenous peoples; improving health, economic, and political conditions for women and children; advancing the scientific understanding of human consciousness; and creating a sustainable future. She founded the Soul of Money Institute to express her commitment to supporting and empowering people in finding peace and sufficiency in their relationship with money and the money culture.


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Please take a minute of your time to complete a survey regarding your experience. 5 lucky participants will receive a smoothie gift certificate!

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George Grills
Cornell Life Sciences Core Laboratory Center

"Application of Next Generation Sequencing Technologies as Shared Research Resources"

Thursday, April 22
4:00 p.m.
CNS 115

A reception will take place before the lecture, from 3:45 to 4:00 p.m. in the first-floor lobby. Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reduce, reuse, recycle

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Career Services is pleased to announce that NPR and Universal McCann have joined the Central New York Communications Consortium and are offering 7 new job and internship opportunities!

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Women’s Network Affinity Group

Contributed by Jane Ray on 04/15/2010 

Let’s tiptoe together into the world of facebook.

You are invited to attend the Women’s Network Affinity Group meeting that is scheduled for Wednesday, April 28, 2010 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in Klingenstein Lounge. 

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Journalist Jeremy Scahill will be presented with the second annual Izzy Award for outstanding achievement in independent media during a ceremony at Ithaca College on Monday, April 19. In his acceptance speech, Scahill will discuss his approach to journalism and the importance of independent outlets in examining major issues that corporate media miss. The 7:30 p.m. program in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall, is free and open to the public.

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Submitted on behalf of Anthony Hopson, assistant vice president for government and community relations.
Online survey and Hotline available to solicit input on selection process.

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Tonight there will be both Reform and Conservadox services for Kabbalat Shabbat, with kiddush and motzi afterwards for everyone, 6pm, Muller Chapel. 


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Forty year veteran of the School of Music music history faculty Edward Swenson will be honored with a brief retirement recital and reception on Thursday, April 22 at 4pm in the Hockett Family Recital Hall.  Besides teaching, Swenson is an avid restorer of historic pianos;  his latest project, a Graf fortepiano, will be debuted in the recital by world renowned fortepianist Malcolm Bilson from Cornell.  A reception will follow in the adjoining Friends Green Room.

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