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Looking for a Summer Job?

Contributed by Jenny Pickett on 02/04/2010 

The Office of Residential Life is currently hiring for a number of summer positions. All applicants must be current students and enrolled for fall 2010.

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Notification of Absence

Contributed by Doreen Hettich-Atkins on 02/03/2010 

Students should communicate directly with their faculty when they need to miss a class for health or family emergencies, for court appearances,etc. Faculty who require documentation of student absences should communicate directly with their students. The Office of Student Affairs and Campus Life no longer issues “Notifications of Absence.”

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The Ithaca College Natural Lands Committee is looking for anybody interested in becoming a volunteer steward this semester for South Hill!

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Swimming Lessons for All Ages

Contributed by Nate Brisley on 02/03/2010 


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Give One, Reach One, a giving campaign organized by the RAs of the Terraces, has raised $657.81 for Haitian Earthquake relief efforts.

Thank you to all who participated. Your donations will be divided among CRS and Movin' with the Spirit Orphanage.

Notice to all Student Employees

Contributed by Donna Veres on 02/03/2010 

Please be aware that we have switched to a biweekly timecard.  This means that your timecard will have two weeks on it and you will submit your timecard every other week instead of every week.  Timecards will be due the Monday before payday. 

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Go to Italy this summer!

Contributed by Rachel Gould on 02/03/2010 

Spend three weeks this summer in Siena, a beautiful medieval hill town in the heart of Tuscany.  Italy: Language & Culture is a three-week, three-credit course which combines conversational Italian practice wtih a cultural tour of Siena and other historically important Italian cities.  The program runs from May 25-June 16, 2010.

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12 million people are enslaved in the world today.
Over 10 thousand are trafficked each year in the U.S. alone.

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Want to study abroad this summer?

Contributed by Rachel Gould on 02/03/2010 

Are you looking to do something exciting this summer? Consider one of Ithaca College's summer study abroad programs! During summer 2010, we will be running a wide variety of programs across the globe. 

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Come learn about something new and share housing with other students with common interests!  Participate in Applications for 2010-2011 housing in Residential Learning Communities (RLCs) are due on HomerConnect by 5:00pm this Friday, February 5th!

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 ICMSA will have a table at the Student Organization Fair in Emerson Suites today from 10am-3pm. Stop by our table and learn about our club!

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Why do some legislators walk so slowly through the halls of Congress?

-----So they can stall a vote by preventing a quorum.

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Physics Cafe At Ithaca College To Explore The Science Of Superconductors

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Submit an idea for Jewish programming on campus for this semester and get funding! Open to all students at Ithaca College.  In your grant proposal please include: 

  - a budget for the event

  - a description of the event

  - goals for the event

  - the prospective audience

  - preferred dates

  - a timeline of event plans

Proposals can be submitted to

Deadline for entry: 2/14/10


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Wellness Wednesday's Today!

Contributed by Nancy Reynolds on 02/02/2010 

Join us today, February 3, in the Cayuga Lake Room of Campus Center
from 12:00-12:50.
Bring Your Lunch. Light refreshments will be served.

Personal Safety and Self Defense
Featuring Amy Chilson, Master Security Officer,Office of Public Safety

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Want to volunteer over spring break?

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Live in the Language House!!!

Contributed by Annette Levine on 02/02/2010 

Bring your love for languages home! Applications for French, German, and Spanish language and culture learning communities are NOW available on HomerConnect.

Quartier Francais, Stockwerk Deutsch, and Vecinos will satiate your love for languages and intercultural exchange.

Applications are due this Friday, February 5th.

See the following links for more details:

Questions may be addressed to the following faculty representatives for each program:

French / Quartier Francais: Mark Hall

German / Stockwerk Deutsch: James Pfrehm:

Spanish / Vecinos: Annette Levine:

 Submitted for Mark Coldren, AVP for Human Resources

The Office of Human Resources would like to prepare the campus community to move to the on-line recording of our vacation, personal, and sick time through the Oracle Time and Labor system.  All staff members (non-faculty and non-union) will be able to record our Paid Time Away (PTA) – vacation, personal, and sick time on-line beginning June 1, 2010

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If so, join ICES for our first meeting of the semester!  We have lots of exciting plans for the upcoming term, and we'll be ready to unveil them on Wednesday, February 3rd at 8PM in Friends 201.

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If you are planning to be an RA for the Fall 2010 semester  . . . this is your time to apply. 

You've seen the posters, you've seen the Facebook ads, you've seen the videos on iTunes and YouTube. It's time to submit your application. Tune it to see what RA Andrew Whitson has to say about his role as a resident assistant on campus.

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