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Ithaca College is hosting the National Conference on Undergraduate Research* (NCUR 2011), and the abstract submission deadline is only two weeks away.

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Ithaca College is hosting the National Conference on Undergraduate Research* (NCUR 2011), and the deadline for abstract submission is only two weeks away.

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The Society of Professional Journalists will be giving away a FREE (yes, you heard me right, FREE!) lunch on November 9th from 12-2p.m.

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SGA has been working with the office of Student Affairs and Campus Life as well as the South Hill Civic Association and we would like to inform the Ithaca College student body of some of our recent discussions.

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Don't cut your hair!

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If you’ve Got Courage, sign up for an exciting event to help raise funds to support a child with cancer or other life threatening challenges!

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In early October, anthropology students in Jennifer Muller’s Biological Anthropology Methods course visited a chimpanzee sanctuary near Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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The 2010 Ithaca College United Way Campaign has started!  Everyone should receive their UW information within the week as distributed by our IC volunteers.  In your packets you will see messages describing the importance of the campaign and inviting you to participate.  It is easy!  Just complete the enclosed pledge card, fold it and send it off to Eileen Patocka in the PRW Center - yes, it is that easy.  Please consider payroll deduction - it is painless and very easy and efficient way to share a gift over the course of the year a little bit at a time.  Any amount is appreciated to help those within the community that are truly in need.

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Do you want a chance to win a $50.00 gift card?

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Career Services offers a variety of workshops to help you build your skills in key areas of  your career development.  Our next offering is on choosing your major.

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Cortaca Jug

Contributed by Brian McAree on 11/04/2010 

As you know, the annual Ithaca College vs. SUNY Cortland football game is scheduled for Saturday, November 13, at noon at Cortland.

Any person wishing to attend the Cortaca Jug game must have a pre-purchased ticket in hand.  At this point, the game has been declared a sell-out (at both Ithaca and Cortland) and no tickets will be available at the gate.  Tickets available through online sales for Ithaca alumni also have sold out.

The game is scheduled to be televised live in Cortland and Tompkins Counties on Time Warner Cable (Channel 6 in Cortland, Channel 16 in Ithaca). The television broadcast will not be available via satellite. The game will also be broadcast live by WICB (91.7 FM); WICB’s broadcast will be available at

For those with tickets attending the game, please refer to the letters below from C. Gregory Sharer, Vice President for Student Affairs, SUNY Cortland, and myself, and the Ithaca College team captains.  The letters contain important information about this exciting event.

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 Friday Nov. 5 at 7pm in Textor 101

Come join the Harry Potter Alliance and watch The Final Battle - the first public screening since its performance this summer in Orlando, FL! The Final Battle is a musical based on the last 200 pages of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. It was written and directed by Ithaca College senior Lena Gabrielle Weinstein.

Admission is free!

There will be a short talkback following the screening.

Lena will be selling the "Songs from The Final Battle" CD [$10] and taking limited-edition t-shirt orders [$15] after the show.

Also, if you are purchasing an ICHPA tshirt this is your last chance to hand in your $12 (please make checks out to Ithaca College). If you need another order form we will have more there. If you want a shirt but cannot make it to the screening email us ASAP at 


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Monday, November 8, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall
All Discussion Series Events are free and open to the public. Seating is limited.

CSCRE 10th Anniversary ■ Looking Forward ■ Looking Back ■ CSCRE 10th Anniversary


A discussion to be hosted by Director Asma Barlas and assistant professors Sean Eversley Bradwell, Paula Ioanide, and Gustavo Licón of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE).

Light refreshments will be served.


For more information on our discussion series please visit our website:


Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies at 607.274.3063. We ask that requests for accommodation be made as soon as possible.


It's easier than ever to survey students and alumni about their experiences at IC.  This may be progress, but it also means that our students and alumni are being surveyed more than ever and are suffering from serious survey fatigue.  When there are too many surveys in their inboxes, people simply stop participating, our response rates drop, and none of us gets the information we need. 

One way to address this problem is by contributing to the IC Survey Clearinghouse.

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Greener Switch on Campus

Contributed by Lisa Belokur on 11/04/2010 

You will soon be noticing a change in the toilet paper and paper towels we provide on campus. This will include a change in the dispensers as well. 

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Wellness Clinic November Newsletter

Contributed by Judy Mauk on 11/04/2010 

Our latest newsletter is now up on our website ( It includes great articles on issues such as strong bones, kettlebells, how sleep affects your weight and the results of our last two No Pressure Blood Pressure screenings. There's also a great recipe for a delicious blueberry smoothie.

Check it out!

The Office of Residential Life would like to announce that the Fall Waitlist will expire on November 30, 2010. 

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  • upcoming events
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  • elections
    • Voting will be done. Anyone who wants to be a board member must write a little speech why they think they deserve to be a board member.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at 274-3161.  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible

On Thursday, November 4th, Elizabeth Sheehan -- assistant professor in the department of English -- will give a talk entitled, "'the connection between dress and war is not far to seek': Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Fashion." The talk will explore Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury group's engagement with dress and fashion as a means of political and social expression during the period extending from the start of the first World War until the eve of World War II. 

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 Come learn about the struggles of labor union leaders in Colombia & what this has to do with US!

About the speaker:

 José Brito has worked in open pit mining operations for 27 years. He has served two terms as the national secretary for health for the Sintracarbon labor union, during which time he helped initiate new studies on occupational health risks for mineworkers including exposure to carcinogenic substances and osteo-muscular disorders.


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