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Phoebe Constantinou, assistant professor, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, recently published an article entitled, "Keeping the Excitement Alive: Tchoukball and Cooperative Learning," in the peer-reviewed journal, The Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, (volume 81, number 3, pages 30-35).

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Srijana Bajracharya, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, and Janet Wigglesworth, Associate Dean, School of Health Sciences and Human Performance, along with Sue Baldwin, Buffalo State College, presented a paper on Knowledge and Barriers to Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Screening among College Employees at the AAHPERD National Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana on March 9, 2010. This was a replication of the study that was previously conducted at Ithaca College.


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Here is an opportunity for you to destress and help the Ithaca Community.

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Srijana Bajracharya, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education and the chair of the American Association of Health Education AAHE Ethics Committee, organized, proposed and presided over a panel session entitled, "A Discussion on Contemporary Ethical Practices in Health Education" at the AAHPERD National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana on March 9, 2010.


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Raj Subramaniam, Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, presented his research at the annual meeting of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) at Indianapolis, Indiana, from March 16-March 20, 2010.

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MAY SESSION (May 17-28, 2010) 

ANTH  29008

Anthropology through Film


Course Description and Objectives:


The online course will be an overview of the relationship between cultural anthropology and film. We will watch a variety of films by ethnographic filmmakers and anthropologists, as well as “Hollywood” style documentary films that cover cultural representations and viewpoints to discuss how these two genres inform, converge and diverge from the groups represented. Discussion and critical analysis of the readings and films are an integral part of the course.   This class will also address (a) what films show (and do not show); (b) how Western culture uses images of non-Western peoples; and (c) how non-Western peoples use images of themselves.&

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Giving hotel gift bags for the out of town guests who are attending your event is a simple way to welcome them and to show your appreciation for their participation.

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Are you proud of your dorm room setup? Is your room a model of clever organization? Have you made creative use of limited space? Does it have a design theme worthy of an HGTV show?

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Do you DJ? Do you know someone who DJs? Are you going to be on campus next year? Spring 2011?

You could DJ a huge event!!

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The Ithaca College Journal of Race, Culture, Gender and Ethnicity is now having rolling sumbissions!  This means that you can now submit papers at any time and they will be reviewed to be put into the Journal.

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Get in shape for the golf season at the Ithaca College Wellness Clinic!

Increase Your Balance

Increase Your Stability

Strengthen Your Core

Remove Strokes From Your Game!

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Come to RHA’s Earth Day Celebration on April 22, 2010 from 3-5 on the Campus Center Quad to find out more! Contact RHA at with any questions!


*Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Residence Hall Association at as soon as possible.


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Great Chance to get some REAL hands-on experience right here in Ithaca, NY! Looking for someone who is willing to volunteer their time to video tape Take Back the Night 2010 on April 29th from 6:30 - 9:30 PM.

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The Department of Writing is pleased to present essayist Eliot Weinberger, a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist in criticism, as part of the Distinguished Visiting Writers Series. He will read from his work on Tuesday, April 13th at 7:30 p.m. in Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall. His reading is free and open to everyone.

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Jean Chatzky, an award-winning journalist, best-selling author, and financial editor for NBC’s Today, will serve as the Jessica Savitch Distinguished Journalism Lecturer. Chatzky's lecture, "Money 911: Teaching Americans to Cope Financially in a Changing World," will be Wednesday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Emerson Suites.

Chatzky is the author of many books, including The Difference: How Anyone Can Prosper in Even the Toughest Times; Make Money, Not Excuses; and Pay It Down: From Debt to Wealth on $10 A Day. She is a contributing editor for More Magazine, a columnist for The New York Daily News, and a contributor to The Oprah Winfrey Show.  She blogs daily at

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A prolific writer and keynote speaker, Dr. John-Steiner, Presidential Professor of Linguistics and Education at the University of New Mexico, will be visiting Ithaca College on April 13,  2010. Beginning at noon in an informal discussion with students and faculty,  Dr. Steiner will discuss ideas and research concerning collaborative creative thought, followed by a public lecture that evening from 7 - 8:30 pm in the Clark Lounge, at the Campus Center, Egbert Hall.


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Dear Campus Community Member,

In an effort to evaluate the dining needs of Ithaca College, you are invited to participate in a market research survey regarding campus dining operations. Information compiled from this survey will be utilized to guide program improvements and enhancements.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that IC alumnus Brett Gryska of American Income Life will be visiting campus on Thursday, April 22, 2010 to conduct interviews for Agent positions.

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Professor Jerry Mirskin (Writing) is presenting his original creative work for our last IC Faculty Colloquium event this year.  We will meet in DeMotte Room (Campus Center) between 12:10 and 1 PM.  Everyone is welcome to attend!

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Want a position for a magazine?

Contributed by Tiffany Cheng on 04/12/2010 

Apply for the 360 Magazine executive board for 2010 to 2011. 

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