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Holiday Surprise Package    

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 12/01/2009 

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

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Assistant Professor Ari Kissiloff of the Department of Strategic Communication presented a multimedia slideshow, “Referencing The Twilight Zone: Popular Media Pays Homage to Rod Serling” at the 50th Anniversary Rod Serling conference in October.

The presentation explored how “The Twilight Zone” has been referenced, mimicked, and satirized, in print, television, and film media – hundreds of times since the show first aired in 1959.

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  Natural Beauty Campaign!

Contributed by Laura Kathrein on 12/01/2009 

Beauty must be defined as what we are, or else the concept itself is our enemy.

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Jason Hamilton (Biology) and Tom Pfaff (Math) will talk on "Inflection Points and Polar Bears"

  • noon Thursday, December 3
  • Williams 302

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The Reggie Simmons '75 Memorial Award Informational Meeting
Come meet last year's recipients and learn about their experience in Africa
Wednesday, Dec. 2
3 p.m.
Park 220
Interested students are encouraged (but not required) to attend.

The Reggie Simmons Memorial Award will recognize the extraordinary accomplishments and contributions of Reginald Leigh Simmons, Ph.D. Simmons ’75 devoted his life to the people of Africa and this memorial award will provide the opportunity for two students with majors in the Park School of Communications or politics to follow in Simmons' footsteps.

Please note: Graduating seniors are not eligible.

The 2010 Operation Crossroads Africa program runs June 15-August 10. Projects are scheduled for the following countries: Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Benin, Niger, Senegal and Togo.

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  Got A Fierce Walk?

         Then Come out and Strut your Stuff!!!

 Currently Looking for Sexy, Confident, & Energetic people!!!

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Career Services, Alumni Relations and the Class of 2010 are excited to announce another year of Network Nights!

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An upcoming performance on Thursday, December 3 at 7 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall will mark the 200 year anniversary of the death of Joseph Haydn and the birth of Felix Mendelssohn.  Music School faculty members Charis Dimaras, piano; Dawn Pierce, mezzo-soprano; Nicholas DiEugenio, violin; and Elizabeth Simkin, cello will perform. The program will include a piano sonata and cantata for voice and piano by Haydn and a trio for violin, cello, and piano by Mendelssohn.

Getting hands-on experience is an important part of your college career and the new "Class of 2008 Internship Scholarship" can help make that experience financially possible for you.

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We are ready for the next stage of implementing the Faculty Commons. This is the model for faculty development at Ithaca College that was developed during 2008-09 by Susanne Morgan and a group of faculty members, was endorsed by the Faculty Development Committee and accepted by the Provost and President. It features a structure linking the varieties of faculty development activities that exist through designated Affiliates who connect with the Faculty Commons as part of their normal job or committee work. It also features a blended face to face and online environment that will be part of the myHome structure that the college has developed. An update and next steps meeting is scheduled on Friday December 4, 1:30-2:30 in the DeMotte Room of the Campus Center.

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SAB PRESENTS: XTREME Gingerbread Contest!


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SAB MUSIC PRESENTS: Cymbals Eat Guitars and The Red Lions

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The Society of Professional Journalists is hosting its final event of the semester at 7 pm, Tuesday, Dec. 8, in Park 220.

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SGA Finance Assistant Wanted

Contributed by Brian Keefe on 11/30/2009 

The SGA is currently searching for a determined individual to serve in the Finance Assistant position.

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Join the officers of Ed2010 for a presentation of insider tips and advice from NYC magazine editors and alumni about job hunting, writing for mags and the biz. Monday, Dec. 7, at 7 pm in Williams Hall room 222.

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Red Cross Blood Drive - Save a Life! 

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 Put down the books, take a break from studying and rock out to some awesome coed a cappella with IC Voicestream’s Block II concert! On Wednesday, December 2 at 7:30pm, Ithaca College’s premier alternative a cappella group will be performing an awesome set of songs in Emerson Suites.

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Jaime Blair (Biology '99)
Assistant Professor, Franklin & Marshall College

"Genomics of the Plant Destroyer:  Using Bioinformatic Approaches to Study Phytophthora  Evolution and Pathogenicity "

Thursday, December 3
4:00 p.m.
Center for Natural Science 112

Everyone is welcome to attend!

Refreshments will be served beforehand (3:45-4:00 p.m.) in the CNS first floor lobby. Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reduce, reuse, recycle!

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It can be a real challenge to maintain your healthy lifestyle as you celebrate your way through the temptations of the holiday season. 

To help you stay on track while still enjoying yourself, the wellness experts at eni have created the Everyday Wellness Holiday Wellness Guide, filled with helpful information, advice and recipes to make healthy choices from Thanksgiving through New Years. 

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