Intercom

intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password

roundup

E-mail
Roundup

Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

The Ithaca College women's track and field team has donated $1,250 to the Tompkins County Chapter of the American Red Cross. The team raised the money through sales of Bombers "Live Strong-style" bracelets.

Read more . . . (133 words)

Ithacan Named Gold Medalist

Contributed by Michael Serino on 03/27/2006 

The Ithacan has been named a Gold Medalist for the Fall 2004 and Spring 2005 semesters in the Columbia Scholastic Press Association's annual College Newspaper Critique.

Read more . . . (49 words)

Bill Sheasgreen, director of the London Center, will be on campus from March 31 to April 4. The Office of International Programs will be hosting a Coffee Talk reception to welcome him on Friday, March 31, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the North Meeting Room, Campus Center.

Read more . . . (68 words)

On Wednesday, March 29, photographer Jonathan Moller will speak about his work currently on display in the Handwerker Gallery. The lecture will begin at 7:00 p.m. in Textor 103.

In addition, Moller will hold a workshop, "The Blending of Activism and Art" at the Handwerker Gallery at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, March 30.

The talk and workshop are held in conjunction with "Refugees Even After Death: A Quest for Truth, Justice, and Reconciliation," a traveling photography exhibition that portrays the exhumations of clandestine cemeteries in Guatemala.

Read more . . . (270 words)

Leigh Ann Vaughn gave the plenary talk at the North American Flowerbulb Wholesalers Association (NAFWA) Conference at Cornell on Saturday, March 25. The address was entitled "Will the experience be a good one? A psychological perspective on buying and caring for plants."

Read more . . . (25 words)

Ithaca College students, parents, faculty, and alumni are invited to play in the Department of Sport Management and Media's third annual Hole-in-One Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 22, at the Hillendale Golf Course.

Read more . . . (93 words)

Homer Implementation

Contributed by Christopher Knauer on 03/27/2006 

During the next several days the Registrar's Office will be preparing to "go live" with Homer on Monday, April 3. We appreciate your patience; calls and emails will be responded to as quickly as possible. We welcome feedback regarding the experiences of the campus community with Homer. Please send feedback to homer@ithaca.edu and we will answer as quickly as we can. There is also a HomerConnect: Frequently Asked Questions document available on the Registrar's Office Homepage: www.ithaca.edu/registrar

With just a few days left until the Bursar's Benefit Auction, we thought we'd leave you with a little ditty for inspiration. Sing the following to the tune of "Take Me Out To The Ball Game" as you pad your wallet and head towards the Clark Lounge on Wednesday.

Read more . . . (188 words)

Called a "powerful musician and an intense performer" by the New York Times, violinist Christian Tetzlaff will give the fourth performance in the Louis K. Thaler Concert Violinist Series at Ithaca College. Named in memory of the prominent Ithaca attorney, the series was established in 2002 to honor Louis Thaler's lifelong love of the violin. The free concert will take place on Sunday, April 2, at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music. The program will include music for unaccompanied violin by Bach and Bartok, widely regarded as some of Tetzlaff's signature works. In addition to the concert, he will also give a master class in the School of Music on Monday, April 3, at 5:00 p.m.

Read more . . . (214 words)

Help lead first year students by leading volunteer activities all over the Ithaca community and make their transition into college life a little easier. Team leaders are dedicated current IC students with a taste for service and fun. Applications are due by 5:00pm April 7, 2006 at 319 Egbert Hall, 3rd floor Campus Center. You can pick up an application from the CSLI Community Service desk (3rd floor Campus Center) or just print one out from http://www.ithaca.edu/csli/

NOTE: You can apply to be a team leader whether or not you have participated in Community Plunge in the past. All are welcome to apply!

For more information contact us at volunteer@ithaca.edu.

Please join us to wish Paula Davis farewell on Monday, April 3, at 3:30 p.m. in the Alumni Hall Conference Room. Cake, beverage, and other goodies will be provided.

A memo from Carl Sgrecci, vice president for finance and administration and Rick Couture, director of physical plant.

As required by federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) regulations, Ithaca College has a Lockout/Tagout Program that specifies procedures for isolating and controlling hazardous energy such as electricity while employees are engaged in maintenance and repairs of machines, equipment, and facilities.

Read more . . . (201 words)

Brockport, N.Y. -- The gymnastics team placed second of eight schools at the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA). Ithaca's score of 183.8 put the Bombers 2.45 points behind Wisconsin-La Crosse, which won its sixth straight team title. Junior Kelly Stevison earned all-America honors in the all-around, placing seventh with a score of 36.9, and the vault, placing third with a final score of 19.3.

Read more . . . (218 words)

In celebration of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival's new institutional location at Ithaca College, The Onward Project presents Trafficking in the Archives: Cinemascapes, Soundscapes, and Mindscapes beyond Corporate Control, featuring live rock music by Mary Lorson, Billy Cote and Piano Creeps with archival film on Monday, March 27, at 8:30 p.m. in Park Auditorium. The performance is free and open to the public.

Read more . . . (191 words)

Tuesday, March 28, is election day in Israel. Hillel is sponsoring a mock election on the same day on campus and online.

Read more . . . (69 words)

Employment Opportunities

Contributed by Mark Warfle on 03/27/2006 

Are you looking for a job where you can earn good money and have a flexible schedule? The Conference & Event services office is hiring 3 –5 new staff for our Set-Up crew.

Read more . . . (123 words)

SGA Elections Kick-Off Party

Contributed by Ivan Topalov on 03/27/2006 

Come meet and support your future SGA and Senior Class Representatives at the SGA Elections Kick-Off event this Tuesday (March 28), from 6 pm to 8 pm in the IC Square!

You'll be able to see the candidates table in the North Foyer from April 3rd to April 7th.

The ONLINE VOTE will take place from April 10th to 12th. There is room for write-in candidates!!

Help spread the word.

Ithaca College's annual spring Job and Internship Fair now has 60 employers who are offering over 150 jobs, internships and summer employment opportunities for our students!

Read more . . . (824 words)

The next "Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen" event will take place on Saturday, April 1, with a day-long film festival featuring the most popular offerings from the Out of the Closet series. The films to be screened were chosen by an online campus poll. This will serve as a "second chance" screening for those films you may have missed, or another opportunity to see all your favorites on the big screen.

Read more . . . (174 words)

Ithaca College's annual spring Job & Internship Fair now has over 60 employers offering more than 150 jobs, internships and summer employment opportunities!

Read more . . . (810 words)

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities

News for Faculty

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News

Comings and Goings

Technology

Kudos

Archive