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After four years at Ithaca College, John Kruger is leaving to pursue a new career path. 

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Cortaca Climate Challenge

Contributed by Marian Brown on 04/26/2010 

Hey, Ithacans! Ithaca College has challenged Cortland State to a special two-school rivalry: the Cortaca Climate Challenge. We are asking all those who were part of last year's America's Greenest Campus Challenge – and everyone who wasn’t! - to step up and join us in this new challenge. Every member of the Ithaca College community can participate in this challenge: students, faculty, staff - even retirees, parents and alumni!

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Take Back the Night - April 29

Contributed by Heather Mueller on 04/26/2010 

The Tompkins County Take Back the Night has been chosen to be one of the 10 Points of Light by the National Take Back the Night Foundation. On Thursday, April 29th Tompkins County will join 9 other communities across the country to speak out against violence and speak up in support of survivors of violence.

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IC Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) has recorded some mp3 files of basic relaxation/meditation instruction and they are available free to students on iTunesU and on the CAPS website.

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Ithaca College senior Joseph Fraioli spoke in Washington, DC at a Congressional Briefing Luncheon on the topic of college student mental health and suicide over the weekend of April 23-25, 2010.

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Do you have questions about applying for teacher certification?  The Department of Education is offering assistance with the application process to all Spring and Summer 2010 graduates.

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Mayday 5k Race-May 1 at 10am

Contributed by Craig Paiement on 04/26/2010 


Ithaca College Sport Management is hosting the first annual Mayday 5K Race. This race is to help promote awareness of the Ithaca Free Clinic’s mission to provide all people with free health care. The race will be run on a course entirely on the Ithaca College campus. Each participant will receive an event T-shirt and post race party with free food!


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Four Score and Seven.....

Contributed by Christine Pogorzala on 04/26/2010 

Howard Erlich, Associate professor of Speech Communication, will give a presentation at Longview on the Gettysburg Address and why this short, overlooked address became the most famous speech in American history.

The presentation will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28th in the Longview auditorium.

Longview, a retirement community with a long term programmatic partnership with Ithaca College, is located about a half mile up Danby Road (from the College's main entrance) on the right.  There is a Visitor's Parking Lot located on the left of the Longview driveway.

 Do you have old, empty ink cartridges laying around? Get into the spirit of Earth Day by recycling them with Ithaca College Saxophone Society! 

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 Stillwater Release Party

Contributed by Jeffrey Umbro on 04/26/2010 

 Stillwater Magazine is finally here

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How often do you get to focus on a single subject? Study for one exam at a time? Get to immerse yourself in the pleasures of study in just one course of your choosing? Now is your chance. Take the plunge. Become an intellectual.

Review the complete summer course offerings in an easy-to-read download at

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Follow the yellow brick road to the new Windows Excel workshop we fondly call "Charts and Graphs and Pivot Tables - Oh My!" Rest assured: once you take this workshop, you will never be scared of using charts, graphs, or pivot tables again! We have scheduled "Excel for Windows: Introduction" and "Excel for Windows: Charts, Graphs, and Pivot Tables" back-to-back for your convenience. Join us us for both workshops in a row or for just one, if you prefer. Either way, you'll be sure to learn something new from our very own Wizard of Excel. To register for one or both sessions online instantly, tap your heels together three times and say "There's no place like TLC" or click the links below.

Excel for Windows: Introduction (click to register)
Excel for Windows: Charts and Graphs and Pivot Tables - Oh My! (click to register)

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 The Ithaca College Journal of Race, Culture, Gender, and Ethnicity invites you to attend the journal’s reception held on Monday, April 26th, in the Clark Lounge in Campus Center between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. 

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"Best Practices for the Mac" training provides a streamlined approach for new and experienced Mac users to increase their efficiency and learn some lesser-known Mac secrets. Join us for just one hour to discover how to access Mac tools quickly, save files efficiently, personalize your interface, and maintain your data and privacy. To register online instantly for this new ITS workshop, click the link below:

Best Practices for the Macintosh (click to register)

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As part of Incisive Analytics current assessment of the College's Business Intelligence/Decision Support function, two Business Intelligence Studios will be presented.  The first of these will be on Data Governance and the second on Business Intelligence as a Center of Excellence. 

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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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Wellness Wednesdays: Bring-Your-Lunch Series for Students, Faculty, & Staff

12:00-12:50PM in the Cayuga Lake Room, Campus Center
Bring Your Lunch! Light refreshments will be served.
Wednesday April 28 featuring
John Bradac, Director, Career Services
What's Next? Say Goodbye to the Past and Hello to the Future

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Please join us for an open house celebration to thank Pat Tempesta, chair of the Education Department and the All College Teacher Education Committee, for her service to Ithaca College.

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 Today's Topic is "Religion vs Spirituality: How are they the same?  How are they different?"

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IC Free the Slaves presents "Very Young Girls" -- a documentary that reveals this reality.

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