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Friday Oct. 22, 2010   8 p.m. at the Bioneers Salon                       

with Mara Alper, Helena Cooper, Joe Smellow and Lang Elliott

@ Wildfire Lounge upstairs (now Delilah’s on Cayuga, former Lost Dog Cafe)

Free admission, open to all

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(Note time change for this class)

This course will bring you into the world of water through viewing documentaries, animations and PSA’s about water issues. You will develop concepts and approaches for creating media that can potentially help expand water awareness among diverse people, including here at Ithaca College. Register on Homer in General Communications GCOM 29317


Fri. Oct. 22, 2010   2 - 6 p.m. +

                            7 – 10 p.m  “Re-imagining Water” multi-media event downtown

Fri. Oct. 29            2 – 7:15 p.m.

Contact Mara Alper @ for questions.



The Senior Class along with Career Services is hosting an event this Thursday, October 21st at 7pm.  The session is called : "If I Knew Then What I  Know Now".  It will be a panel of current Seniors talking about their past experiences at Ithaca College.  The event will be taking place in the School of Business Room 104.  Free pizza and drinks will be provided. Hope to see you all there!

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Cosmo Houck (Politics, 2011) received an Outstanding Delegate award this past weekend at the 33rd annual Security Council Simulation at Yale University.


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Costume Ball

Contributed by Heather Mueller on 10/18/2010 

Time to test out those costumes! Spectrum, Created Equal, PRISM & The Association for Gay & Straight Allies presents... THE HALLOWQUEEN COSTUME BALL!

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 * short courses on systems thinking and synthesizing expertise


* active hands-on learning; no lectures

* lots of fun

* part of President Rochon’s (IC)2 initiative

* the courses will help you make connections among what you are studying in different courses inside and outside your majors

* this can make learning more lasting and more useful in meeting complex real-world challenges

* courses are one credit and are graded pass/fail


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IC Link's upgrade will help your organization stand out, market to and connect with all students on campus. There are many new features that will help increase the promotion and communication of your organization.

Each organization can upload photos, create and design their profile with its own unique header and colors, post to a wall, send messages to all members, track service hours and advertise their events with new flyer board.

Organizations can also create documents, hold elections and survey students through IC Link. If you have questions please attend the training session on October 20th, @ 7pm in Textor 103.

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Chili's Giveback Night

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The Ithaca College Women's Basketball team is sponsoring a Chili's Giveback Night on Monday, October 25th from 4pm-11pm.

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Rockstars, poets, movers and shakers! Show 'em what you're made of: perform at TWLOHA's Open Mic Night on October 28th at 7:00 pm in IC Square!

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PRSSA will be hosting their annual networking night with local professionals at La Tourelle Resort and Spa on November 2nd.

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WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 20TH AT 7PM IN CHS 211: Physical therapy professor Dr. Nick Quarrier will be presenting about the new hot topic of barefoot running!

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Team members of the men's and women's crews will be available to hire on Sunday afternoon, November 7.  We can rake leaves, move furniture, clean garages, pull out docks, paint fences, dig ditches, and handle an assortment of other tasks.  If you want to hire workers for the afternoon simply e-mail us at or call Coach Dan at 274-1266.

Workers can be picked up on-campus at the Textor hall flagpole on Sunday, November 7 at 1:30pm.  Each worker costs $40 with a two-worker/$80 minimum.  Questions?  Contact the Coach on e-mail.

14 years of service to the campus community.  If you have a big job, call Rent-a-Rower.

The revised schedule for Block 2 class schedule begins today!

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Lis Maurer, program director of the Center for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Education, Outreach, and Services, presented at the annual conference of the Gay and Lesbian Medical Association in San Diego, CA - the world's largest gathering of LGBT healthcare professionals.

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Beginning October 21st and continuing through October 27th, A-lot will have limited accessibility due to construction.

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The Association of Gay & Straight Student Athletes is finally meeting!

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Ithaca College Choir and Faculty/Student Chamber Orchestra

Mass in B Minor by J.S. Bach

Ford Hall, Ithaca College
Monday, October 18, 2010
Pre-Concert Lecture: 7:00 p.m.
Concert: 7:30 p.m.

Concert is free and open to the public. Seating is first come, first serve.

Lawrence Doebler, conductor

Carol McAmis, soprano

Deborah Montgomery-Cove, soprano

Patrice Pastore, soprano

Jennifer Kay, mezzo-soprano

David Parks, tenor

Randie Blooding, baritone

Brad Hougham, baritone

Mark A. Radice, pre-concert Lecturer 

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This is a reminder for the online  NMC 2010 Virtual Symposium of the Future on October 19-21 in the Center for Educational Technology.

Wednesday, Oct 20, 8:45 am - 3:45 pm
Thursday, Oct 21, 8:45 am - 3:00 pm

Please refer to the original Intercom article for the details.

Although not required, please sign-up so we can plan accordingly.  Note that these sessions are in 45 minute segments on the hour so you can attend all or some of them.

The Office of Residential Life is offering an early off-campus release guarantee to the first 400 students who apply for off-campus status for Fall 2011. October 18th will begin this year’s off-campus application process and it will be on-going until the Office of Residential Life announces its close. There will not be a separate off-campus process occurring in the spring.


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Jonathan Ablard, History, presented "The Latin American Obesity Crisis in Historical Perspective" at the October Latin American Studies Association meeting in Toronto, Canada. Preliminary research on the project was conducted with Kristen McClune, History, (Class of 2011) who did the work as part of a Fred L. Emerson Humanities Collaboration Award during the Summer of 2010.