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ICView, the magazine of Ithaca College, has two writing internship positions available for IC students for fall 2010. These internships offer students a hands-on opportunity to learn how a magazine is run—from concept through production.


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Financial Services would like to remind employees of the responsibilities involved with credit card transactions. In order to be in compliance with IRS regulations and for auditing purposes, credit card transactions must be updated in a timely manner according to the Ithaca College Purchasing Card Policy and the Ithaca College Travel Card Policy. Individuals involved with credit card transactions include:

  • Cardholders of an IC Purchasing or Travel credit card,
  • Individuals assigned the responsibility for updating credit card transactions in Parnassus (departmental coordinator), and
  • Supervisors of credit cardholders and departmental coordinators

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The locations were listed incorrectly in previous notice.  You may drop off your donations before August 18th at the following locations:

  • Bookstore
  • Peggy Ryan Williams Center (Garden Level)
  • Office of Public Safety (Foyer)

Suggested items are:
Backpacks, lunch boxes, tool boxes, glue stick, box of 24 crayons, washable markers, pens, pencils, loose leaf paper and spiral notebooks, composition notebooks, pocket folders, 2" binders, safety scissors, tissues, cleaning wipes.

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The Caring and Sharing Committee's "Back to School" supplies collection will be wrapping up on August 18. If you can help, please remember to bring in your donations before this date.

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Place those orders and send your boxes to campus.
Use the following address format:

Your Name
Ithaca College
Residence Hall Location (if known)
953 Danby Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850


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The position calls for members of the Ithaca College Staff and Faculty to serve as justices for Ithaca College Conduct Review Board and Conduct Appeal Board hearings. These Conduct Boards are charged with the responsibility of protecting and enforcing the rules and regulations set down in the Ithaca College Student Conduct Code's "Statement of Responsibilities." The Conduct Review Board and Appeal Board hear cases of alleged academic and non-academic misconduct by Ithaca College Students. The Board will determine if a student should be found responsible for the charge(s) he/she allegedly violated, and if found responsible, impose judicial sanctions that range from written warning to expulsion from the College.

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The Office of Student Financial Services will be closed on Friday, August 6, 2010 at 11:45am so that we may attend an Enrollment Management Division Event. Please visit us online at  for financial aid information and for billing information. Thank you.  

ITS announced support for Thunderbird 3 for Windows in April, and encourages all faculty and staff using Thunderbird 2 to upgrade to the latest version, Thunderbird 3.1.

Thunderbird 3.1 has several new features including tab-style messaging, improved search capabilities, new toolbar options, attachment reminders and more. Our one-page upgrade guide provides detailed steps for upgrading from Thunderbird 2 to 3.1, as well as information about other resources for learning all about the new version.

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Blackboard will be unavailable on Friday August 6, 2010 from 8AM to 10AM while ITS installs an update.  This update will have minimal impact on users -- the look and feel will stay the same.

For more information about the Blackboard system at IC, visit the ITS Blackboard support website.

Please contact the ITS Helpdesk if you have any questions.

ITS Helpdesk
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The Princeton Review - known for its education services helping students choose and get in to colleges - today reported its third annual “Green Ratings” of colleges: a measure of how environmentally friendly the institutions are on a scale of 60 to 99 – Ithaca College scored 98, same as last year.

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A total of nine new members will be inducted into the Ithaca College Athletic Hall of Fame. The annual induction ceremony will be held Oct. 1, in the college’s Emerson Suites. The nine inductees represent 10 sports. Joining the Hall of Fame will be Dave Auble, Pat Britton ‘00, Robin Bimson ‘00, Jeff Long, Dave Murray ‘84, Heidi Nichols ‘98, Nicki Swan Donlin ’97, Cheryl Wah ’99 and David Watts ‘84


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With Interim Provost Greg Woodward, I would like to announce a year-opening Faculty Convocation to be held on Thursday, August 19, from 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. in Textor 102. All faculty are invited. 

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Dr. Barbara Belyea, Associate Clinical Professor and Dr. Terri Hoppenrath, Assistant Professor from the Department of Physical Therapy recently completed their clinical doctorate degrees in Physical Therapy (DPT).

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A faculty member is looking for a babysitter for the fall semester.

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Dr. Miranda Kaye, Assistant Professor in the Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences Presented recent research at the the North American Society for Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity conference in Tuscon, AZ.

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Timothy Johnson, Associate Professor of Music Theory, will participate in the filming of a documentary on music and mathematics this week. He will appear in the film as an expert, interviewed on-camera for the documentary. Johnson's book, Foundations of Diatonic Theory: A Mathematical Approach to Music Fundamentals (Scarecrow Press 2008) caught the eye of director and producer, Michael LaPointe, whose extensive credit list includes ABC, MTV, SciFi Channel, and Showtime, among others. LaPointe's films have been featured in over 25 film festivals worldwide. This fall at IC, Johnson will teach the Freshman Music Theory Seminar on diatonic theory, using his book and his other work in this interdisciplinary area.

Magic Flute Ends Tonight

Contributed by Anthony DiRenzo on 08/01/2010 

Come to the last performance of Mozart’s The Magic Flute, 7:30 PM tonight at the CRS Barn Studio, 2622 North Triphammer Road, Ithaca, NY. Directed by Steve Stull and Jeanne Goddard and conducted by Richard Montgomery, this joyful production features faculty and students from the School of Music.

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In order to continue the series uninterrupted, a minimum of 20 registrations and pre-payments for Series 5 are due to Chris Haase by August 10th.

Please refer to the Intercom announcement dated 07/16/10 for all the details about the program and how to sign up. 

We will have an Open House meeting on August 10th, the final week of the current series. Stay tuned to Intercom for an announcement about that coming soon!

Jennifer Kellington, Assistant Director of Career Services has resigned her position after her maternity leave.  We would like to thank Jennifer who spent four years in Career Serivces serving many students and alumni. 

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Sandra Steingraber will be a guest on the Diane Rehm Show, Monday, August 2. The interview will be live from 11 a.m. to noon.

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