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Upgrade your Meal Plan to Gold

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 08/26/2010 

Be sure to check out the new "Gold" meal plans  available for the Fall 2010 semester. If you are required to have a meal plan you have until Wednesday, September 8th to make changes in Homer Connect. If you are not required to have a plan but would like one, you can add it at anytime - after the September 8th deadline you must visit the Student Financial Services Office.

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Cindy Turo (Department of SMM) and Lana Morse (Department of RLS) retired on July 31, 2010 after serving Ithaca College for 43 and 36 years, respectively. 


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"Turning over a new leaf – hydraulics, light and leaf design"

Thursday, September 2
4:00 CNS 112

Seminar Series

Download the flyer here

Refreshments served at 3:40, 1st floor CNS foyer.  Bring your mug.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

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

Image source:   Choat, B., Lahr, E., Melcher P.J., et al Plant Cell and Environment 2005

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Get linked to EVERYTHING happening on campus and learn about Ithaca College’s student organizations at the annual Student Organization Fair.


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The office of Human Resources strives to provide as much accessibility to your benefits' vendors as possible.  To accomplish this, representatives from Aetna and TIAA-CREF are available throughout the year to meet with faculty and staff.  Below is information regarding sessions with both representatives and how to schedule a meeting.

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The last day the Outdoor Pool will be open for 2010 is Labor Day; Monday, September 6th.

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Hillel Welcome Back BBQ

Contributed by Rachel Berger on 08/25/2010 

Come and find out what Hillel is up to this semester while munching on a kosher hot dog or veggie burger!  The BBQ will be outside of the chapel on Sunday August 29th from 4:30-6:30.  The food is absolutely free and there is great live music provided by Zgress, a local student group! See you there!

Shabbat Services

Contributed by Rachel Berger on 08/25/2010 

Interested in how IC does Shabbat? Come to our first Shabbat service of the semester on Friday August 27th at 5:30 pm in the chapel. Everyone is welcome to come and shmooze from 5:30-6pm and services will start around 6.  Everyone is also welcome to come to Shabbat dinner following services at 7pm in the Terrace Dining Hall.  The food is absolutely delicious and the company is even better so don't miss it!

Dr. Nuttall, Assistant Professor, spoke at the India International Centre on her ethnomusicology research on Indian tabla.

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Dr. John Wolohan will be teaching these two courses this fall.  The CRN for SMM 30300 (Sport Law a LA course) is 23094, while the CRN for SMM 35200 (Sport Finance a NLA course) is 23095. 


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Premium Blend, Ithaca College's only female a capella group, is holding auditions September 4th!

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This will be the final Saturday we are open for package pick up. We will resume on 8/30 with our regular business hours of:

Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Phillips Hall

Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at the Mail Center

Assistant Professor of Violin Nicholas DiEugenio, recent recipient of a Yale AlumniVentures Grant, traveled to the Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas from August 18-20. BAMC is currently the primary location to which injured US Soldiers return from deployments throughout the world. During the trip, Nicholas performed for wounded warriors and their families at the BAMC and the Warrior Family Support Center. As part of the project, Nicholas commissioned and performed a piece for solo violin by Brooklyn-based composer and fellow Yale graduate Ted Hearne. The piece is inspired by the patterns and textures of a quilt by the violinist's mother, Janet DiEugenio, and Nicholas performed the work after presenting the quilt at the WFSC. Nicholas was presented with an honorary BAMC coin, and the quilt will be displayed for one month at the WFSC before being given to a soldier.

 Come sign up for a time to audition for Ithaca's award-winning all-male a cappella ensemble!!!

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Extramural (non degree) student registration begins today (August 25), and runs through Wednesday, September 1.

All staff and faculty who are not matriculated in a degree program (but have approval to take a course at IC for fall 2010) can submit their forms to the Graduate and Professional Studies office in Peggy Ryan Williams Center. Someone will be available to accept your registration form in person between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., or anytime during the registration period via email at, or via fax at 4-1263. Enrollment is on a space available basis. See the GPS website (Nondegree Students) for more information on nondegree student registration.


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The Ithaca College Protestant Community provides several opportunities for students of faith.

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Mail Services and Academic Enrichment Services are looking for student employees!

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Optical Scanning Procedures

Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 08/24/2010 

Information Technology Services would like to remind all instructors and administrative staff to review the Optical Scanning procedures to ensure tests and evaluations are processed and returned in a timely manner with minimal interruption. Please visit our website for details.

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OSCAR will be open and staffed Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11:00 AM until 1 PM for the next two weeks. Don't keep surplus office supplies cluttering up your space, bring them to OSCAR. Check with OSCAR before you purchase new supplies. OSCAR is a FREE service.

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This semester, there are over 20 free classes per week to participate in at the Fitness Center.

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