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A special thanks to all the faculty and staff who help to reduce the stigma that keeps some of our students from seeking mental health counseling services.  As the beginning of the semester quickly approaches, I hope those of you who will be teaching will consider ways to inspire dialogue with your students about the importance of attending to mental health care.

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Attention Windows XP users:

If your college-owned computer is still running Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2), you should upgrade to SP3 as soon as possible.

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 Update on Provost Search

Contributed by Nancy Pringle on 08/18/2010 

I write with an update on the progress and plans regarding the search for Ithaca College’s next Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA) and a request for your ongoing involvement in our efforts. The search committee members recently reviewed the search prospectus draft, and our edits were incorporated by our search consultant, Ms. Julie Tea. The search prospectus is a valuable tool that will be used to solicit nominations and recruit candidates nationally. We invite you to review the prospectus at


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Laura Kuo will take up the position of Health Sciences Librarian on August 23, 2010.

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Discovering your True Self Group

Contributed by Dani Novak on 08/18/2010 

I work as a Math teacher at Ithaca College.
In the Fall of 2010 I will be coordinating weekly inquiry sessions based on the book "Not Guilty" by Yaani Drucker.   The purpose of the course is to awaken us to our True Self.  The course is based on the book that is freely available on the web but you can also buy it from Amazon.  See:  After I find out who is interested I will reserve a room at Ithaca College and coordinate a time.

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Remember to register for the upcoming workshop on Student Centered Integrative Learning with Dr. Tine Reimers

Fall Faculty Development Workshop
August 28,2010
8:30am - 4:00 pm

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New York City anyone?

Contributed by Kasey J. Spada on 08/17/2010 

As a reminder - We will be accepting payments for the Sept. 25th bus trip to NYC as of MONDAY, AUGUST 23RD.

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Ithaca College jazz studies director Mike Titlebaum was recently awarded "Second Place Winner" in the 2010 Hillcrest Wind Ensemble composition contest. The group will perform his piece, Dança Latina, on November 6th in San Diego.


These locations will be open from 10:30am - 4:45pm this Saturday and Sunday.  Additonally, on Saturday August 28th, these two locations will have the same hours.

Read the body of your emails so that you know where your packages are located.  You may have packages in both locations.

As of Tuesday August 17th, we have over 650 packages waiting to be picked up when you return to campus.

After the Phillips Hall Post Office closes Thursday, 8/19 at 4:30, all remaining summer hold mail that has not been picked up will be taken to the Mail Center for processing.

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Join Jason Hamilton on a guided walk through the hiking trails behind the Terraces! These trails have been newly marked by Jason and his students. Be one of the first to explore and enjoy the trails this academic year!

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Ithaca College in the Media

Contributed by Anonymous on 08/17/2010 

Quoted in the media: faculty members Michael McCall and Donald Beachler. For more information on the following articles, please visit the IC in the Media page at the Office of Media Relations:

IC in the Media 

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The Office of State Grants (HEOP and CSTEP programs) is in the process of moving from the Towers Concourse to the Administrative Annex this week.

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Windows XP instructor stations in eClassrooms work a little bit differently for the 2010-2011 academic year.

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In response to requests by faculty for a statement regarding services for students with disabilities, here is a concise insert for inclusion in course syllabi.

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New staff members join OSEMA

Contributed by Michele Lenhart on 08/16/2010 

The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is pleased to introduce the college community to our newest staff members.

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The Park School of Communications will be closed from noon-5pm on Friday, August 20 for an All-School retreat.  The school will resume normal business hours on Monday, August 23.  

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Thank you.


The offices of the Division of Graduate and Professional Studies will be closed all day on Tuesday August 17 for a staff retreat.  

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ITS is pleased to announce that introductory Blackboard training sessions are available to help instructors prepare their courses for the upcoming semester. Blackboard is Ithaca College's central course management system.

To register for Blackboard training, follow the link below and choose one of the dates listed. All training sessions will take place in the Technology Learning Center, located in room 101 Friends Hall.

Blackboard Introduction Summer 2010 Training Schedule

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The Student Employment Office will be offering 3 more Student Supervisor Training and Information sessions this week.

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