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If you are a student and you need to drive a College-owned/leased vehicle for any reason, you must complete a driver safety class.

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If you are a faculty/staff supervisor and your student workers need to drive vehicles owned or leased by the College, please inform them that these classes are being offered.

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Ithaca College Web Policy Updated

Contributed by David Weil on 10/08/2009 

The outdated Campus Wide Information Systems (CWIS) policy which had governed the college's Web presence since the inception of our website a decade or more ago, has been replaced with the new Ithaca College Web Policy.

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Phillips Stevens, associate professor of anthropology at SUNY Buffalo, discusses Iraq, ethics, and the use of anthropology in the U.S. military's Human Terrain System. 

When: Thursday, October 8, at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Textor Hall 103

Free and open to the public. Reception to follow presentation.

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The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to announce that the illustrated catalogue accompanying the current exhibition Spectacle Spectacular:  Cautionary Tales and Other Stories is now available.  Come to the Gallery and collect yours today!



Make a Difference Day 2009

Contributed by Amber Hammonds on 10/08/2009 

Do you Volunteer Regularly? Great!

Are you a new Volunteer? Here’s a great Chance to Get Started!

Make A Difference Day is a national day of helping others -- a celebration of neighbors helping neighbors, and everyone can participate!

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Jason Hamilton, faculty manager of the Ithaca College Natural Lands Committee, will be leading a Nature Walk through parts of the South Hill Natural Area this Friday from 11:00 - 12:30. Meet at the Textor Flag Pole to participate!

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Marilyn Dispensa recently co-authored a paper entitled "A Simulation for Teaching the Basic and Clinical Science of Fluid Therapy" recently published in the journal, Advances in Physiology Education.

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Jason Freitag, History, has published Serving Empire, Serving Nation: James Tod and the Rajputs of Rajasthan with Brill Press of the Netherlands.

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Michael Smith, History, has been appointed to the Committee on Sustainability for the American Society for Environmental History.

 David Turkon, associate professor of anthropology, has an article published in the current issue of City and Society, a journal of the American Anthropological Association. The article, Modernity, Tradition and Nuances of Class in Lesotho, examines class factionalism in Lesotho, southern Africa.

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On the weekend of October 3 and 4, Ithaca College’s Debate team traveled to Lafayette College for its first tournament of the year.

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As a part of Campus Dining Resident Dining Promotion Series, Ithaca Dining Services will be holding a very special Helping Hands Across America Can Drive on November 12th. 

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The Cortaca Jug Football game will be held Saturday, November 14, at noon at the Butterfield Stadium at Ithaca College.

There are a LIMITED NUMBER OF TICKETS AVAILABLE. No tickets will be sold at the gate on the day of the game. Tickets are required to enter the stadium. College IDs will not allow you admission to the game.

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Save Money With Bonus Bucks

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 10/07/2009 

Did you spend all your Bonus Bucks at La Vincita? Do you want 8% off every food purchase? If you answered yes to either question, then you should refuel your Bonus Bucks today!

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Amateur Photo Contest

Contributed by Sybil Conrad on 10/07/2009 

The Campus Center is seeking photo submissions to bring the newly renovated third floor to life.  We are specifically seeking photos that represent "Your Ithaca College experience through your eyes."

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Submitted by Eric Maguire, vice president for enrollment management and Brian McAree, vice president for student affairs and campus life.

The Ithaca and You programs showcase the Ithaca College experience for about 1,500 prospective students and family members each year. In an effort to better accommodate prospective students and families visiting campus for these major open house programs, O and U lots -- in front of Phillips Hall and adjacent to the Roy H. Park School of Communications -- will be reserved for our guests from 5:00 a.m. until noon on Monday, October 12 and Wednesday, November 11.

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Anyone interested in conducting research in the biology department this SPRING MUST attend this information meeting:

Thursday, October 8
4:00 p.m.
Center for Natural Sciences (CNS), 1st floor foyer

If your schedule does not permit you to attend this meeting, you must meet with the faculty member individually, and submit a signed application.

Project descriptions and registration forms are available here or in the Department of Biology main office in CNS 161.

 A day to celebrate your OUTNESS or NON-OUTNESS or experience as an ally with music, poetry/writing, stories and your community!

Bring an instrument, a poem you'd like to read, a song you'd like to sing, a listening ear or a story or just yourself!

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