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"Submerged Ghosts," a new work by Raymond Ghirardo (Art) and Megan Roberts (TV-R), is currently on exhibition at Squeaky Wheel's new exhibition space in Buffalo until October 9, 2009. 

"Submerged Ghosts," is a new three channel projected video and sound installation.  Images of walking shadows are projected into pools of water that are reflected on the opposite wall.  Castings of salt faces submerged in the pools melt and create disturbances in the ghostly reflections.  The work grew from a body of of artwork addressing  natural and manipulated landscapes and the associated personal histories.

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12 million people are enslaved in the world today.
Over 10 thousand are trafficked each year in the U.S. alone.

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Having a meal plan can make life easier. Not only will a meal plan ensure you varied and nutritional meals, but it is also convenient, flexible and economical.     

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Harold Nelson, the Nierenberg Distinguished Professor of Design at Carnegie Mellon University, will give a lecture titled, "Reclaiming the Abandoned Center: Systems Thinking and Design Action," on Thursday, October 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Park School for Business and Sustainable Enterprise, room 111.

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Is so, attend an information session with representatives from five International Affairs graduate programs.

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La Vincita is has added three new specialty items to their lunch and dinner menu that you won’t want to miss: a variety of topped foccacias, topped bialies, and specialty panini sandwiches.

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If so, attend an Information Session on Graduate Programs in International Affairs.

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James Saunders
Operation Wallacea 

Thursday, September 24
112 CNS
4:00 p.m.

Co-Sponsored with the Department of Environmental Studies

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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.

The Department of Biology offers a seminar series each semester representing a broad range of topics in biology. These seminars are open to the entire community. Refreshments are offered prior to the seminar and students are invited to meet with the speaker in a small group following the talk to answer questions related to the topic presented, or to answer questions regarding possible careers in biology.

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Faculty and staff: If you haven’t already heard, Alumni Weekend and Homecoming have been combined into one huge celebration. The entire campus community is invited, and we hope you can make it to some of the festivities.

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Faculty and staff members, please join us for the Office of Career Services's 11th annual Graduate and Professional School Fair on Tuesday, September 22, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Emerson Suites and the North Foyer.

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Join us for the Career Services' 11th Annual Graduate and Professional School Fair on Tuesday, September 22nd from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the North Foyer and Emerson Suites.

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There’s still time to apply for the Kaplan Scholarship for free GRE, GMAT, LSAT and MCAT prep courses.

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Attention AM Rec Swimmers

Contributed by Nate Brisley on 09/18/2009 


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  • Trinity School of Medicine: Wednesday, September 23
    7 p.m., Statler Hotel - Cornell
    Space is limited! 

This is the perfect opportunity to see first-hand how Trinity School of Medicine can help you achieve your dream of becoming a physician!

RSVP on their website: under  “Information Seminars”, then “Ithaca, NY  Sept 23”.

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The Pre-Vet Society will be holding an 

Informational Meeting
12:10-12:55 p.m., CNS 115.  
Pizza and soda provided. 

If you are planning on becoming a veterinarian this club is for you. It will give you the chance to discover what is required for the field and open up opportunities for you as a student.

If you are unsure if you want to be a veterinarian come and see if this career path is for you.

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 Image Database Upgrade

Contributed by Jill Fisher on 09/18/2009 

The new upgrades are now complete and you should be able to use the image database.  Please redo your bookmark in your web browser to the link below for the new version to work.


Please submit any problems to

talk by Father Roy Bourgeois, founder of SOA WATCH 

Thursday Sept 24. 10:50am- 12pm Handwerker Gallery

Event is co-sponsored by CUSLAR (Committee for US-Latin American Relations), Ithaca College Politics Department, Park Center for Independent Media, Latin American Studies, and Handwerker Gallery and is free and open to the public


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Conference Opportunity

Contributed by Terry Martinez on 09/17/2009 

The Finger Lakes Bioneers will sponsor a conference to be held at Ithaca College from October 16th - 18th, which is during fall break. 

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Ron Jude, associate professor in the Department of Cinema, Photography and Media Arts, was interviewed for Ahorn Magazine about his photography project titled, Other Nature.

Other Nature was also featured in an exhibition at Gallery Luisotti in Los Angeles this summer.

To see photos from Other Nature and to read Jude's interview, visit:

Todd Schack Publishes Chapter

Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 09/17/2009 

Todd Schack, assistant professor in the Department of Journalism, had a chapter titled, "Perpetual Media Wars: The Cultural Front in the Wars on Terror and Drugs" published in the edited volume of The War on Terror and American Popular Culture: September 11 and Beyond.