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Joyful memories of friends, family and loved ones who have taken their lives by suicide can simultaneously coexist with the painful memories of those relationships, and yet opportunities to talk about those pleasant memories and our process of grief are few.

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"Memory, History, Testimony: The Argentine Case"

Nora Strejilevich, author, scholar, and survivor of the Argentine Dirty War (1976-83), was a young woman when her brother and other family members and friends disappeared at the hands of the military junta.

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Everyone is invited to attend a free screening of the award-winning documentary "Darfur Diaries: Message from Home," which will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers themselves.

The screening will be held in the Park Auditorium on Thursday April, 19 at 7pm.

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Sergeant/Investigator Thomas Dunn was selected by the Office of Public Safety as the Ithaca Kiwanis Club Officer of the Month for April. A luncheon honoring Tom for this accomplishment was held April 9 at Kendal of Ithaca.

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Summer Student Employment

Contributed by Denise Duve' on 04/09/2007 

The Bookstore is accepting applications for summer student employment.

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The University of Connecticut has invited professor and athletic trainer Kent Scriber as a Distinguished Faculty Speaker. Professor Scriber's primary topic is "Practical Clinical Education: Bridging the Gap Between Clinical and Academic for Entry-Level Athletic Training Education."

Senior Class Sets Lofty Goal

Contributed by Mark Dixon on 04/09/2007 

Submitted on behalf of Lynne Pierce

Last year, the class of 2006 raised the largest senior class gift in Ithaca College history, contributing $54,000 (including a $25,000 match from the Fred L. Emerson Foundation). Not to be bested, the class of 2007 has set an even higher goal, hoping to raise a total of $57,000, including $25,000 to name a space in the new athletics and events center, $25,000 in matching funds from the Atlantic Philanthropies, and an additional $7,000 for other uses.

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Call For Papers:

Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society will host a "Communications Convention" on May 3. The group is looking for students to submit academic research papers on a topic related to the field of communications (minimum of ten pages).

Submissions can be placed in the Lambda Pi Eta mailbox in the CSLI office, or you can e-mail them to lambdapieta@ithaca.edu. The deadline for submissions is April 19, 2007.

Jordan Trigilio '09 was one of 20 students nationwide to be selected as a 2007 Stickell Internship recipient, a scholarship and internship given by the American Advertising Federation (AAF).

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Well, IC After Dark is FREE!

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Submit Photos and Win $$$

Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 04/09/2007 

Deadline approaches for Photo Entries

How We Look: Images of Aging

All students are reminded of the approaching deadline to submit photos for "How We Look: Images of Aging", a photographic exhibition to be held this fall at the Handwerker Gallery Rotunda.
The deadline is Tuesday, April 17, to submit up to three (3) of your favorite photographs of older family, friends, and/or acquaintances to this juried exhibition. Prints (black-and-white or color, digital composite, etc.) should not exceed 11x14 inches un-matted. Prints should be marked with your name, phone number, and E-mail address.

There is no entry fee, but cash prizes will be awarded:

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The Ithaca Athletic Training Students’ Association would like to invite you to an afternoon of activities on Saturday, April 14th from 1-3 pm in the Hill Center Gymnasium.

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There are so many things to do as the semester ends, don’t forget about your mail! We offer the following suggestions to help provide continuity in your mail-related services.

Begin notifying the publishers of magazines and newspapers you receive where you will be in May. Their toll free numbers and web sites are usually listed in the front or back of the publication. This mail class is not forwarded by the USPS from our College. The USPS notifies the publishers of the permanent address we provide on the publication and then discards the mail piece.

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Professor of politics Zillah Eisenstein delivered a plenary address at the international symposium, "Gender at the Heart of Globalization," at the Ministry of Research in Paris, France, on March 23, 2007.

WHERE IN THE WORLD IS IC '07?

Seniors, get ready! Senior Week passes and tickets will be on sale starting Monday, April 16 to Friday, April 20 in McDonald Lounge on the 2nd floor of the Campus Center.

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Associate professor of politics Naeem Inayatullah has recently made several scholarly presentations.

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THIS FRIDAY (13th) @ 8pm - Emerson Suites FREE!!

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Joyful memories of friends, family and loved ones who have taken their lives by suicide can simultaneously coexist with the painful memories of those relationships, and yet opportunities to talk about those pleasant memories and our process of grief are few.

What we know is that suicide has touched many of our lives, either through our own experience of attempted suicide or the loss of someone we knew, perhaps even loved, to suicide. Therefore, an opportunity to gather together with others who have lost someone to suicide and understand the myriad of emotions that occur after such an event has been planned – to celebrate joyful memories.

Join members of the Ithaca College community Wednesday evening at 7pm in Klingenstein Lounge for A Time to Remember: Stories of Remembrance. Those attending the program are encouraged to come prepared to share their own Story of Remembrance in story, poetry, picture, song or some other style.

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"Memory, History, Testimony: The Argentine Case"

Nora Strejilevich, author, scholar, and survivor of the Argentine Dirty War (1976-83), was a young woman when her brother and other family members and friends disappeared at the hands of the military junta.

Part of a systematic campaign to eliminate left-wing ‘terrorism,’ the violence perpetrated by the junta far exceeded anything the leftists ever dreamed of, enveloping not only members of the left but other dissidents and innocent civilians as well, and particularly targeting the Jewish population.

A desaparecida herself, Strejilevich survived kidnapping and torture to speak of her experience with a dignified voice and a clear-eyed realism that extends from one end of the political spectrum to the other.

See her website: http://www.norastrejilevich.com/

Book signing to follow presentation!

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Come practice your Spanish while having dinner in the Terrace dining hall.
Join *mesa española* every Tuesday evening from 5:30-7pm on the upper floor of the dining hall.

*Look for the giant sunflower*

Mesa española is sponsored by Vecinos: Hispanic Language and Cultural Experience

For more information, please email Annette H. Levine at: alevine@ithaca.edu

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