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Interested in Latin dance?? IC Muevete is the group for you!!




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Are you interested in studying abroad? Come to one of our info sessions! The Summer Study Abroad sessions will give you a look at all of your options for an international experience over the summer.  The Options for Study Abroad at IC sessions give an overview of all of the study abroad options available to you as an IC student. The London Center sessions will give you a detailed glimpse of what a semester abroad in London is like. Come learn more about your study abroad options!

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RA applications are due on Friday, February 5, 2010 at 11:59 pm EST. If you are planning to be an RA for the Fall 2010 semester  . . . this is your time to apply. 

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 Dreaming of Going to Africa?

Contributed by Erica Weiss on 01/30/2010 

Reminder of Informational Meeting 

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Sweet Heart Package    

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 01/30/2010 

Attention students, faculty, and staff: the Sweet Heart Package is now available through the Gifts from Home program.

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Join the dining hall for some really great events this week!

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You are invited to join us for a lunch program, Engaging Communities, on Thursday, February 11, 2010, at 11:30 a.m. in Emerson Suites. The Office of Human Resources is pleased to welcome three leaders from Syracuse University to share their current work, their individual stories, and describe how individuals and groups have influenced their lives. 

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Monday, February 1

"So Many Legs -- Development, Genes and Diversity in the Pattering of Insects and Appendages"

Thursday, February 4

"The Development and Evolution of Complexity"

4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are cordially invited to attend.
Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm) in first floor lobby.

*Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages.
Reuse, reduce, recycle!


Joseph Murtagh, Writing, won the Jeffrey E. Smith Editors' Prize 
from the Missouri Review, in the category of nonfiction, for an 
essay he wrote entitled "A Hive of Mysterious Danger."  The essay 
recounts his experience as an instructor at Auburn Correctional 
Facility, a maximum security prison about an hour's drive north of 
Ithaca.  The reward for the prize is publication  in the spring 
issue of the Missouri Review, $5000, and a public reading in 
Columbia, Missouri in March.


Ithaca College’s all-male a cappella ensemble — appropriately named Ithacappella — will make two appearances on national television in the coming weeks. Performances by the group will be seen on the Wednesday, Feb. 3, broadcast of the number one Fox Television show “American Idol,” and on the Monday, March 1, airing of the CBS daytime game show “The Price is Right.”

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The Department of Art History's Visual Resources Collection (VRC) new hosting initiative with ARTstor (a digital library of almost one million images) is available for use for all Ithaca College faculty, staff and students. 

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On February 9 from 7-8pm, the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs (OSEMA) will sponsor an information session about all of the OSEMA student positions available during summer 2010 and the 2010-11 academic year.

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On Monday, February 1 at 7:00, Jennifer Kay will present a free recital in the Hockett Family Recital Hall.  Along with pianist Charis Dimaras and guitarist Pablo Cohen, she will sing music of Santoliquido, Mahler, Friedrich Hoellender, Montsalvtge and a set of spritiuals arranged by Rodney Stucky.

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Athletic Training Faculty & Students Present Research at Regional Meeting

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Karl Byrand, PhD, University of Maryland-College Park and candidate for the ENVS Environmental Geographer position here at IC will be presenting on his research into the cultural landscape at America’s first national park. His research interests include historical geography and the cultural landscapes of America’s national parks, and migration and the evolution of cultural landscapes among the Hmong people in the US.

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Start of the Spring Semester Room Reservations

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Primitive Pursuits and Camp Earth Connections are leading a Winter Survival workshop for adults on Saturday February 6 to hone skills in observing, enjoying and surviving the winter world in the Finger Lakes.

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XMRV was recently reported in October, 2009 in the journal Science that suggests a viral etiology for chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).  CFS is characterized, most notably, by prolonged fatigue or post-exertional malaise following normal, non-stressful levels of physical activity that are typical of activities of daily living (ADL).  Often those with CFS are unable to maintain a normal lifestyle, including regular employment, due to excessive recovery time associated with ADLs.  The discovery of XMRV by Judy Mikovits and her colleagues at the Whittemore Peterson Institute for Neuro-Immune Disease in Reno, NV holds promise for improved treatment strategies for these patients.

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Influenza Vaccination

Contributed by David Newman on 01/29/2010 

There is probably more influenza to come

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The members of the First-Year Experience Coordinating Committee, once again, would like to invite all first-year students to attend a series of events designed to highlight the wonderful speakers, films, athletics and performances that happen on our campus all year long!  After a successful fall semester of featured events, we're happy to announce a few of the First-Year Experience featured events that will be occurring in early February:

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