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IC Hope, Ithaca College's Relay for Life team, challenges you to join us on Sunday, April 18th for our second annual Logan's Run 5K Race!  A major fundraiser for our Tompkins County Relay, Logan's Run has something for everyone...both runners and walkers can enjoy a challenging course around campus while contributing to the American Cancer Society.  Can you top last year's 18:11:9 record by Billy Way??! Please see details below...

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If you like water in any way, shape or form, here is a class for you. It is offered online this summer, so you can do it any time of the day from anywhere with a high speed internet connection. Students who took it last summer enjoyed it very much because it captured their imaginations and opened their eyes to the world of water.

WATER = LIFE ONLINE SUMMER COURSE (June 1 - July 2 session)

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The Partnership for Sustainability Education (PSE) coordinating team is offering four grants of $1,000 each for curriculum development initiatives in the area of sustainability, especially those that focus on the "social" element of the "triple bottom line". These mini-grants are intended to support curriculum development work being conducted this coming summer and/or fall to infuse sustainability-related content into Ithaca College courses. This year, the PSE is encouraging applications for curriculum development related to social justice issues. Online courses or module development are also given preference. The deadline for mini-grant funding proposals has been extended to Friday, April 16, 2010.

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Interested in a short term study abroad experience?


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Space is still available for the workshop: “IC” Our Vision…I’m Part of It.

At the all-college meeting in January, President Tom Rochon discussed our desire to become a learning organization, and how your professional development is key to that process.  The Office of Human Resources is offering 90-minute workshops to help employees:

♦ Create or enhance your Individual Development Plan
♦ Initiate more effective conversations with your supervisor
♦ Establish more meaningful goals
♦ Discuss our Guiding Principles

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If you are a faculty or staff member who has an interest in taking students overseas, we would like to invite you to attend an important workshop.  The Office of International Programs will be co-hosting, together with our affiliate IES (the Institute for the International Education of Students), a workshop entitled "Legal and Risk Management Issues Affecting International Programs" on April 22, 2010. 

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Did you know that the energy we save when we recycle one glass bottle is enough to light a traditional light bulb for four hours?



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BOC will be accepting applications for next year's executive board.

Applications will be available in the SAC on the third floor of campus center. All applications will be due back in the SAC by April 16th at 5 PM.

If you cannot pick up a physical copy and would like to apply, please email for the application.

All positions are open. See application for details.

On Tuesday, April 13 at 8:15 pm in the Hockett Family Recital Hall, soprano Deborah Lifton will perform "La Voix Humaine" by Francis Poulenc.  As an opening scene, soprano Amanda DeMaris and baritone Brad Hougham will present Gian Carlo Menotti's "The Telephone."  Both works will be accompanied by Brian DeMaris on the piano, with stage direction by David Lefkowich.  Subtitles will be by Kristin Loughry, and costumes by Jen Caprio.

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Step Forward on April 22, 2010; 7:30pm-9:00pm in IC Square




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 The IC Buddhist Community will be meeting for our weekly meditation! Come join us--all are welcome! 

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 VOTE Friday, April 9th for SGA Executive Board for 2010-2011

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 Build your own computer!!!

Contributed by Erich Schudt on 04/09/2010 

The computer science club of Ithaca College will be having two events where participants can learn about computer components and put them together to build their very own computers.

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Slam Poetry with Two-Time National Slam Poetry Champion,Beau Sia

April 9th @ 7pm in Park Auditorium 

Free Admission

Chinese American slam poet shares his award winning poetry with fun, enthusiam, and passion. His work has been praised nationwide and have been starred on Russell Simmons Def Jam HBO event. He is a two-time national slam poet champion! 

He will also speak about Asian American identity issues. (

Special Thanks to: Office of Student Engagement & Multicultural Affairs 

Part of the Asian Culture Club's Focus Asia Month events series. 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Asian Culture Club at Ithaca College at We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Asia Night April 16th @ The Pub!

Contributed by Davin Huang on 04/09/2010 

The event of the year! A night of great fun, entertainment, performances, activities, and craziness. 

Friday April 16th @ 7pm @ IC Square 

Performances start at 7:30pm 


Performances by Yamatai (Taiko Drumming), FantAsia (singers), Teszia (Belly dancers), Cornell Hawaiian Club, Cornell Lion Dance, Seishi Juku (karate kids!) and more! 

Activities from a tea ceremony to calligraphy to chopsticks competition and much much more!

Raffle prizes include Asian Ithaca is Gorges t-shirts and baskets of Asian snacks.  Food by the Ithaca Dining Services from springs rolls to lo mein to curry and Indian pancakes!

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Try Kaplan GMAT Class for Free!

Contributed by Nancy Kotmel on 04/09/2010 

The Kaplan GMAT course is all new and you're invited to experience it!

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IC After Dark Rush Night

Contributed by Leigh Cunius on 04/08/2010 

Be a part of our organization! Join IC After Dark at our Rush Night on April 12th at Cayuga Falls Room at 7:30pm. Applications to be a member of the E-board are available for Fall 2010 now!

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Are you fumbling with formulas, crying over calculations, or whining about worksheets? Would you prefer to make dazzling data sheets, cool calculations, and fantastic formulas? Well, then. Perhaps it's time for you to attend Microsoft Excel training! ITS is offering a series of two back-to-back training topics on Microsoft Excel 2007 for Macintosh next week on Thursday. Sign up now for one or both sessions by clicking the links below.

Excel for Macintosh: Introduction
Excel for Macintosh: Formulas

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On March 31st, Environmental Studies majors Stephanie Piech ’11 & Sofia Johnson ’12 did an outstanding job presenting their work at the Sodexo Sustainability Conference, in Washington D.C.

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 Applications are now available for Personal Trainers for the Fitness Center for next year.

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