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Ithaca College Department of Theatre Arts proudly presents the 2006-2007 theater season. Read on for a glimpse at our offerings in the coming academic year and please stay tuned for upcoming announcements about season subscriptions with discounts offered to Ithaca College faculty, staff, students and alumni.

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Summer Student Employment at IC

Contributed by Barbara Barnes on 04/20/2006 

If you are planning to work at the College this summer, you should be aware of
the College policy that student employees are not to be scheduled to work more than
40 hours of work per week, including hours from all on-campus jobs.

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Michael Smith Has Article Published

Contributed by Diana Lotito on 04/20/2006 

Michael Smith, Assistant Professor of History, had his article "The 'Ego
Ideal' of the Good Camper and the Nature of Summer Camp" published in the
January 2006 issue of the journal _Environmental History_.

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The Ad Lab team will give a public presentation at Ithaca College on Thursday, April 27 at 12:10 p.m. in Park Auditorium.

The students have worked throughout the spring semester on a 20-minute pitch for the American Advertising Federation National Student Advertising Competition. The IC team will compete at the district level on May 5 in New York City. The winner will move on to the national competition.

The 2006 IC team has named their agency MercuryMark and will try to secure this year's client, Postal Vault.

The Faculty Development Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2005-06 Faculty Excellence Awards.

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After a two-year long journey, assistant professor Changhee Chun's documentary on Asians and
Asian Americans in Tompkins County is complete. The piece, Spilled (Soy) Milk, will screen at Fall Creek Theater on Monday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

May 1 – Premiere: Spilled (Soy) Milk
Location: Fall Creek Theater
1201 North Tioga St., Ithaca, NY
7:30 p.m.

Professor Beth Clark received $66,792 grant from the NASA Discovery Data Analysis Program to support summer student research for the next three years.

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The Ithaca College Concert Band will conclude its season with a free concert entitled “Celebrations!” on Wednesday, April 26 at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall. Alex Shuhan will be the horn soloist, and the concert will be conducted by Mark Fonder.

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Timothy Reynish, formerly conductor of wind ensembles at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, UK, will be conducting the Ithaca College Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Bands in upcoming free concerts. The Symphonic Band’s concert will be Tuesday, April 25 at 8:15 p.m. Ford Hall; the Wind Ensemble will perform on Thursday, April 27 at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall.

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Twelve Ithaca College students presented original research at the 2006 Conference for Undergraduate Research in Communication, held at the Rochester Institute of Technology on April 19.

The conference awarded “Best Paper Awards” in four categories, three of which were won by Ithaca College students.

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Senior Week Golf Sign-Ups

Contributed by Christopher Pearsall on 04/19/2006 

Recreational Sports is starting off the golfing season this year assisting the Senior Class with their annual Golf Tournament at Hillendale Golf Course.

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Recreation Trail Safety Rules

Contributed by Michael Lewis on 04/19/2006 

The Ithaca College recreational trails located behind the Terrace residence halls and the upper athletic fields are open from dawn to dusk.

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Speech Pathology graduate students Josh Breger and Rachael Ward produced an award winning research project titled "Classroom Learning: Comparing Lectures With and Without a PowerPoint Module".

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Science has accepted Prof. Beth Clark’s paper for publication, “Near Infrared Spectral Results of Asteroid Itokawa from the Hayabusa Spacecraft.”

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The Office of Conference and Event Services still has openings for the following positions for the summer. Please stop by the office at 201 Egbert Hall and APPLY NOW!

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Outdoor Rock Climbing

Contributed by David Ackerson on 04/19/2006 

Your last chance to climb outside this weekend.

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Surplus Property Disposal Policy

Contributed by Gail Wagner on 04/19/2006 

All departments are reminded that sole responsibility for the disposal, sale or donation of any surplus (unneeded or unused) college-owned property of any kind rests solely with the Purchasing Department. Please notify the Purchasing department if you have surplus property that you no longer need.

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The next Caregiver Education and Support Group meeting will feature speaker Francis Battisti, CEO of Battisti Network and professor of psychology and human services at Broome Community College.

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Observatory Open Night

Contributed by Susanna Stumpe on 04/19/2006 

The Society of Physics Students (SPS) will be running an open house:

  • Friday, April 21, 2006
  • 10:00 p.m. to midnight
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    Dr. William J. Makofske, professor of physics at Ramapo College of NJ, will offer a discussion on "Wind Energy: Supplying Clean Energy for America" as the last sustainability café for the 2005-06 academic year. This Sustainability Café will be held on Thursday, April 27 from 12:10 to 1:00 p.m. in Room 112 in the Center for Natural Sciences. Bring a brown bag lunch and enjoy “teachable edible” snacks.

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