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As the budget process begins for fiscal year 2007/2008, the Duplicating Center finds it necessary to increase the rate charged to departments for duplicating services by $.01/copy.This would bring the chargeback rate to $.03/copy for B&W copies, and $.04/copy for colored paper copies. Note that our charge for colored copies will remain at $.40/copy. These increased prices remain significantly less than you would find at a local copy center like Kinkos.

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Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, 11/21.

On Thursday, November 30, the Yardvarks will perform at the Handwerker Gallery. The Yardvarks, a quirky folky semi-acoustic quartet featuring Tom Farrell, Eric Ott, John Simon, and Ken Zesserson, specialize in heartfelt rock and roll with three-part vocal arrangements of tunes by the likes of Elvis Costello, Talking Heads, Joni Mitchell and their predecessors such as the Beatles, Bob Dylan and Neil Young. We must warn you that one Neal Diamond tune has somehow snuck into their repertoire as well.

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Lanny Joyce & Ed Wilson
Cornell University, Utilities and Energy Management

  • Wednesday, December 6
  • 4:30 pm
  • Textor 102, Ithaca College

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Graduate Enrollment grows to 400 students for the first time this fall. With just over 380 full-time graduate students studying on campus this fall, combined with over 30 ongoing summers-only master's students, the total graduate student population is now at an all-time high, slightly less than double the size from just a few years ago.

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The Class of 2007 and the Office of Career Services invite you to join us for the Art of Networking and "Rock Your Resume" sessions.
Dates for the sessions are Wednesday, November 29th and Thursday, November 30.

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Brian Falck named new Director of Planned Giving

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Are you in a band? Would your band be interested in performing here on campus? Then let RHA give you the perfect chance by performing in the 2006 Battle of the Cans.

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World Kindness Week (D.A.N.)

Contributed by Michael Unis on 11/15/2006 

Do Anything Nice (D.A.N.) will host a bunch of wonderful activities during World Kindness Week, November 13th - 19th.

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The clock struck 12:00pm as a dozen students gathered in the North Foyer of Egbert Hall. They unrolled the D.A.N. banner, scattered kindness treat giveaways across their table, pulled out their “Hug Me” signs and began the adventure.

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The nominating process is now open for the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership. Although Ithaca College has traditionally recognized outstanding juniors or seniors through the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges program, Ithaca college has developed the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership to better reflect Ithaca College’s recognition of those students who excel in academic performance, perform service to the College community and nation, and represent an exemplary level of accomplishment.

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Can Toastmasters Really Help?

Contributed by Drew Hatton on 11/15/2006 

Do you ever wish you had more confidence? Are there times when feel stressed about talking to large groups? Have you ever wanted help preparing for a speech?

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The nominating process is now open for the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership. Although Ithaca College has traditionally recognized outstanding juniors or seniors through the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges program, Ithaca college has developed the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership to better reflect Ithaca College’s recognition of those students who excel in academic performance, perform service to the College community and nation, and represent an exemplary level of accomplishment.

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The United Way “The Power of One” campaign is at a very critical point. To date, over 300 staff and faculty have contributed $53,896, which is 87% of our $62,000 goal. This is truly remarkable given the many competing priorities people have on their resources.

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Two technological stars will converge over Ithaca College beginning the week of November 20. The relative positions of these two celestial bodies could cause some difficulty for faculty, staff, and students, especially those innocent souls who haven’t consulted Intercom for their horoscope.

First, online access to Benefits Re-Enrollment 2007 continues until Friday, December 1. All benefit-eligible employees need to take action by December 1. Second, ITS will implement a system of stronger passwords for Parnassus and HomerAdmin on Monday, November 20.

Benefits Re-Enrollment 2007, from Deb Merriman on November 9:
http://www.ithaca.edu/intercom/article.php/20061109092012745

Step-by-step instructions for completing online Benefits Re-Enrollment 2007:
http://www.ithaca.edu/hr/reenrollment2007

New Stronger Passwords Required for Parnassus and HomerAdmin, from Karen Sunderland on October 25:
http://www.ithaca.edu/intercom/article.php?story=20061025165933841

Updating software will take place November 21 all day.

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Food donations will be collected on Thursday, November 16th and will be distributed to Ithaca College families in need for Thanksgiving.

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Internet Explorer 7, the latest version of Microsoft's Web browser, has recently been released.

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The college's online directory has become the primary source for obtaining email addresses and phone numbers for the campus community. In response to requests from students for more privacy control, Information Technology Services and Student Affairs and Campus Life have teamed up to make some changes to how the online directory works.

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The Protestant Community at IC

Contributed by Meredith Ellis on 11/14/2006 

Worship services on Sundays, November 19th and 26th are cancelled due to Thanksgiving Break. Worship will resume on December 3rd at 5:00 pm.

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