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Please join us for the Physics Spring Seminar Series as Matthew Price, Ithaca College Department of Physics & Astronomy, gives a talk on The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics:

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2014 to:

Isamu Akasaki, Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan and Nagoya University, Japan
Hiroshi Amano, Nagoya University, Japan
and Shuji Nakamura, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
“for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes which has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources"

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"Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going." -Jim Rohn

Read this article in SH101:

  • A nutritionist revamps your lunch 
  • Various food choices are examined by a registered dietitian (chili cheese fries, chicken sandwich and onion rings, muffin, etc.)
  • Learn how certain meals can be nutritionally redeemed 

Check it out here:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

Be sure to read the other articles offered in SH101:

  • Breaking Budget? (6 steps to smart spending)
  • Sexual Assault on Campus (Survivors look to their community)
  • Online Courses (How to stand out in the digital classroom)
  • and many more!

 

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Take advantage of the more than 350 concerts offered each year by the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at ithaca.edu/concerts; highlights across the next week are listed below. 

Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at ithaca.edu/music/live. Check the expanded webcasting schedule for more information!

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"Alive Inside" Film Screening 2/4

Contributed by Teri Reinemann on 01/25/2015 

Date: Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Time: 7:00-9:00 PM

Location: Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center for Music, Ithaca College

 

Cost: FREE 

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Free iPhone app development

Contributed by John Barr on 01/25/2015 

Does your organization need an iPhone app developed?  Students in the Computer Science course "Software Engineering" (COMP 34500) will be providing free iPhone app development for Ithaca College organizations this spring.

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 31 IN WHALEN 2201! 

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February is American Heart Month, a time to learn about your risks for heart disease and staying “heart healthy.” To celebrate, we will be hosting a Heart Health Trivia Challenge on the Mind, Body, Me Facebook page beginning on February 2nd. You do not have to be a member of Mind, Body, Me to participate!

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If you were inducted as a member of Phi Kappa Phi at another institution, we want to know! There is an active chapter at Ithaca College and we would like to include you on updates and announcements regarding several important events taking place throughout the year.

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 Attention Circles Apartment Residents - Leave Your Car Home and Take the Bus to Campus

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 An opportunity to connect with admitted ALANA students and their families, and to share your IC story!

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Parlez-vous français?

Contributed by Anne Theobald on 01/24/2015 

Come practice your French in a casual and friendly atmosphere at the weekly French conversation group!  French speakers of all levels are welcome. 

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The Campus Life Committee is seeking nominations from faculty, staff and students for outstanding graduating seniors who would like to be considered for this honor.

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IC faculty and staff and their families are cordially invited to a pool party in the Athletics and Events Center on the afternoon of Saturday, February 7. Hosted by the Ithaca College Alumni Association, the event is open to local alumni, parents, and other members of the IC community.

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Buzzsaw magazine is hiring!

Contributed by Taylor Barker on 01/23/2015 

Buzzsaw magazine, Ithaca College's only independent on-campus magazine, is hiring for a few editorial positions! 

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Join this unique, three week study abroad program and volunteer at festivals such as the Galway International Arts Festival. Watch the video here !!

Applications will be accepted until Friday, February 20th. This program is open to all academic majors.

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Ithaca College has had a very successful programmatic partnership with Longview, a retirement community located on Danby Road, for the past 15 years.  There are a number of opportunities for members of the Ithaca College Community to become involved at Longview.

 

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Are you planning to study abroad this summer or fall?  Are you a Pell Grant recipient? If so, consider applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program!  The Gilman application cycle for Summer 2015 and Fall/Academic Year 2015-16 has recently opened, and the application deadline is March 3, 2015.

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Members of the Ithaca College Habitat for Humanity and the varsity rowing team will join up to raise funds with the annual "Row for Humanity."  A row-a-thon will take place this Friday, January 30, from 8:15 am until 5:30 pm in the North Foyer of the Campus Center.  Participating members will be rowing on ergometers throughout the day to raise awareness and money for Habitat builds and the Crew activities.

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Quit binge-watching television and start making it! ICTV’s recruitment night is Tuesday, January 27th at 7:00pm in Emerson Suites.

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Contributed by Wade Pickren, PhD
Director, Sponsored Research/IACUC Chair

All faculty planning to conduct research or classroom activity involving live vertebrate animals for research and/or teaching must obtain prior approval from the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee before undertaking that activity. This committee provides federally-mandated oversight of all activities that have a direct impact on the well-being of animals.

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