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Harry Potter Alliance Meeting!!

Contributed by Monica Watson on 10/31/2010 

Join the Harry Potter Alliance on Tuesday Nov. 2 at 7pm in Williams 221 for games and discussion!

The IC Harry Potter Alliance aims to help educate individuals on various social action and social justice-based initiatives by drawing links between the book series by J.K. Rowling and our world. We act as both a community for fans of the Harry Potter series and as a way for students to help make the world a better place. For more information send us an owl at hpaithacacollege@gmail.com.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations may contact Monica Watson at mwatson4@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible. 

 

Friday Nov. 5 at 7pm in Textor 101

Come join the Harry Potter Alliance and watch The Final Battle - the first public screening since its performance this summer in Orlando, FL! The Final Battle is a musical based on the last 200 pages of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. It was written and directed by Ithaca College senior Lena Gabrielle Weinstein.

Admission is free!

There will be a short talkback following the screening.

Lena will be selling the "Songs from The Final Battle" CD [$10] and taking limited-edition t-shirt orders [$15] after the show.

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James Pfrehm presented "Disentangling the Web: Tips and Resources for Integrating Web 2.0 into the Post-Secondary Curriculum" to faculty at Linfield College, in McMinnville, Oregon. 

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Tuesday, November 2nd, 8 PM in IC Square!

SAB presents internationally recognized stand-up comedian, Anthony Jeselnik! Known for his performances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and his Comedy Central Presents special! If you're looking to laugh, you don't want to miss this!

Visit his website for more information

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Student Activities Board at SAB@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Employee Appreciation Month

Contributed by Jane Ray on 10/31/2010 

November is finally here, and with it comes the highly acclaimed, much anticipated, sixth annual Employee Appreciation Program, “Thank You for Making a Difference”. We invite all Ithaca College employees to take a few minutes during the month of November to write a "thank-you" note to a colleague. We are fortunate at IC to be surrounded by people who are dedicated, talented, and committed to excellence. Your co-workers do a great job every day -- so thank them!

 

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Don’t miss this week’s exciting events!

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Fall Harvest Package

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 10/31/2010 

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

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Come watch SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD in Textor 102:

Thursday, November 4th @ 8:00 pm
Friday, November 5th @ 7:00 and 9:30 pm
Saturday, November 6th @ 7:00 and 9:30 pm
Sunday, November 7th @ 8:00 pm

Admission is ONLY $2!

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ALL SAINTS DAY

Contributed by Carsten Martensen on 10/30/2010 

The Solemnity of All Saints (All Saints Day) is Monday, November 1, 2010. The Holy Day Mass will be celebrated at 12:10 PM and 5:30 PM in Muller Chapel to honor the saints and all of us called to be saints. Come join in the Eucharistic celebration of heroism, courage and grace! (All Saints Day Mass will also be offered at 10:00 AM in the chapel at Longview.)

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Stephen Hill at 607-274-1117 or smhill@ithaca.edu. Please make requests for accommodations as far in advance as possible.

 

Have a great fall photo taken on the South Hill Natural Area?

You could win a $50 gift card to the campus bookstore!

 

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Since October 10, over 200 new jobs & internship opportunities have been posted to eRecruiting.  If you haven't logged on recently, check it out!

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Are you knowledgeable on a topic that could be beneficial to student leaders and student organizations? The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is looking for faculty/staff/students who are willing to present a workshop for our Leading @ IC program. Volunteer to share your expertise with the Ithaca College community. Some examples or presentations include: running a program on a budget, fundraising, or how to make a smooth executive board transition. However, we are looking for any topic that will relate to student organizations. For more information please contact Theresa Radley, the Assistant Director of Student Involvement, at tradley@ithaca.edu.

Elizabeth Bergman Interviewed

Contributed by Penny Bianconi on 10/29/2010 

Elizabeth Bergman, PhD., faculty member at the Gerontology Institute since 2008, was recently interviewed by Tish Pearlman on the Out of Bounds radio show. 

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 Interested in exploring the world?

Contributed by Pooja Shah on 10/29/2010 

Join the Ithaca College International Club as they come together to celebrate diversity with the One World Concert.

It'll be held TONIGHT on Friday, October 29th at 7pm in Emerson Suites. Doors open at 6:30!

Come out to see Amani, IC Breakers, IC Ballroom, Teszia Belly Dancers, Cornell Bhangra and many many more hidden talents from around the world!   

Bring your family, your friends, everyone and anyone at the most colorful event of the year!  

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The NAMS minor may be particularly valuable to students pursuing careers in communications, education, multicultural outreach, human services, medicine, and the social sciences. Every May during the 2 week session Service Learning in Native America is offered (ANTH 14500) where students learn about Native culture, help out, and even visit with buffalo on the Onondaga Nation.

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In the next week, all faculty will receive an email containing a link to a very short survey intended to gauge interest in subscribing to a plagiarism-checking software service. 
  

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Catering prices for 2011-2012

Contributed by David Prunty on 10/29/2010 

Every year at this time, the Campus Center and Event Services Office works with the Office of Dining Services to project catering costs for the following year.

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Are you concerned about issues such as health care, transportation, voter rights, the environment or other public interest topics?  If you're looking for a powerful opportunity to change America for the better, consider working with the U.S. PIRG (U.S. Public Interest Research Group).

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More than 10% of Americans over age 20 and 23% of Americans over age 60 have diabetes.

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Regardless of how near or far away from retirement you are right now, you are encouraged to attend an Emeriti Informational Session on November 8, 2010. Please mark the date on your calendar!

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