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Farewell Reception for Robin Markle

Contributed by Rob Gearhart on 10/14/2009 

Please join us Monday October 19 from 10:00-11:00 in Graduate & Professional Studies to congratulate Robin Markle, GPS Student Information Specialist, on her recent appointment as the Assistant Registrar at Medaille College in Buffalo.  Robin's last day at Ithaca College will be October 20.

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Cortaca Jug Ticket information

Contributed by Andrea McClatchie on 10/14/2009 

The Cortaca Jug Football game will be held Saturday, November 14th at 12 pm at the Butterfield Stadium at Ithaca College.

 

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Are there computers or network printers in your area scheduled for replacement this spring under the Technology Renewal Program?

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The members of the First-Year Experience Coordinating Committee would like to invite all first-year students to attend a series of events designed to highlight the wonderful speakers, events and performances that happen on our campus.

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Girish Karnad, one of India's foremost living playwrights, will be visiting Ithaca College from October 26-October 29, 2009 as the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF) Distinguished Writer in Residence. This visit is also supported by substantial help from the English Department, the Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies (DIIS), Honors Program, and the South Asian Studies Program at Cornell.

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Online grading is now available for faculty on HomerConnect.  The deadline for submission of midterm grades as well as final grades for Block I courses is Wednesday, October 21 at 10:00 p.m.

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6:30pm - Emerson Suites

Ithaca faculty, staff, and administrators are invited to join us as we salute HEOP and ALANA students who earned exceptional grade point averages during academic year 2008/2009. 

We will also salute ALANA juniors and seniors who have excelled during their tenure at Ithaca.  Several awards will also be given to community leaders in the City of Ithaca who contribute to HEOP and ALANA student success.

We look forward to your attendance as a show of affirmation to our students!  RSVP to Heather Crider at hcrider@ithaca.edu.

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A message from Academic Enrichment Services, Career Services, and the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs

New England College of Optometry Informational Meeting

THURSDAY, October 22
12:10-12:55 p.m., CNS 115.   

A representative will outline their graduate program pre-requisites and discuss career opportunities in the optometry profession. Learn about:

ü  community service
ü  business opportunities
ü  R & D opportunities
ü  good income
ü  flexibility
ü  continuous need
ü  world-wide application

Sponsored by the Premedical Society.

This visit is also supported by substantial help from the English Department, the Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies (DIIS), Honors Program, and the South Asian Studies Program at Cornell.

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Bisexuality in the Media

Contributed by Heather Mueller on 10/13/2009 

Have you heard a lot about bisexuality in the media? Or do you think it non-existent. Whatever your opinion, let's discuss it!  Next Spectrum Meeting: Wednesday, October 14, 2009 from 6-7PM in Williams 317

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The members of the First-Year Experience Coordinating Committee would like to invite all first-year students to attend a series of events designed to highlight the wonderful speakers, events and performances that happen on our campus.

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Baritone Brad Hougham in Recital

Contributed by Erik Kibelsbeck on 10/13/2009 

Brad Hougham will present a free recital at 7 pm on Monday, October 19 in the Hockett Family Recital Hall.  He will be joined by pianist Diane Birr for a program including Mahler's Rückert Lieder, Gerald Finzi's "Let Us Garlands Bring," Histoire naturelles by Maurice Ravel, and other works.

 

I am pleased to announce that the Board of Trustees decided at their fall meeting last week to create two new endowed funds for the benefit of faculty and staff at Ithaca College. One of these endowments will provide funding for faculty professional development and the other will provide funding for staff professional development as well as for one time merit awards for exceptional performance.    

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  STUDENT ACTIVITIES BOARD BRINGS THE ONION TO CAMPUS

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Naeem Inayatullah, of the Department of Politics, attended the 41st annual meeting of the International Studies Association (Northeast region) in Baltimore on October 2-3, 2009.

Professor Inayatullah presented "Failing to Teach: Tarrying with the Pedagogical Negative." He also served as discussant for five papers in a panel titled, "Culture, Race, and Identity in Global Politics.”

The Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs seeks Ithaca College students interested in presenting their undergraduate research at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) in Spring 2010 in Montana. Presentation abstracts and a travel funding request form must be submitted no later than December 4, 2009.

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Park School Interim Dean and Professor of Strategic Communication Diane Gayeski was the keynote speaker at the US Coast Guard Training and Human Performance Conference in Williamsburg, VA on September 24.  Her presentation, "What Makes Nexters Tick?" covered critical social and psychological factors impacting the design of training for young adults.

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Dr. Steven Seidman, associate professor and chair of the Department of Strategic Communication, presented a paper, "The Obama Poster Explosion," on October 9, at the  41st annual conference of the International Visual Literacy Association (IVLA). http://www.ivla.org/ in Chicago.

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Portions of "F" Lot to be Closed

Contributed by Jeff Paddock on 10/12/2009 

To allow for the removal of the Boardman Place building, a portion of "F" lot will closed beginning Tuesday, October 13.

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Three IC students minoring in International Communications, Daniel Haack ('10), Susannah Faulkner ('12) and Joe Bagliere ('11), in collaboration with Dr. Katalin Lustyik (Assistant Professor, TVR) will present a research paper titled "Disney, Al Jazeera, the BBC and the Global Children's TV Landscape" at the Global Media and Communication (GlobalFusion) Conference taking place on October 16-18 at the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Lustyik will also present her study "Transnational Children’s TV in the Global Media Landscape: The Case of Nickelodeon in the South Pacific."