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Sandra Steingraber, will speak on “The Importance of Journalism and Independent Media in an Age of Ecological Crisis” on February 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Park Hall Auditorium. Her talk is sponsored by the Park Center for Independent Media (PCIM).

Steingraber is the author of “Living Downstream: An Ecologist Looks at Cancer and the Environment.” An expert on the environmental causes of cancer and reproductive problems, Steingraber is herself a survivor of bladder cancer, a disease linked to chemical pollutants. After “Living Downstream” was published, “Ms.” magazine named her a “woman of the year” and the Sierra Club called her “the new Rachel Carson.” A documentary film based on “Living Downstream” will be released this spring.

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Associate Professor of Italian Julia Cozzarelli authored a substantially revised Student Activities Manual to accompany "Da capo, seventh edition," an intermediate-level Italian text published by Heinle/Cengage.

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Associate Professor of Italian Julia Cozzarelli authored an all-new introductory Italian textbook published with Vista Higher Learning entitled,  "Sentieri: Attraverso l'Italia contemporanea."

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Members of the Ithaca College community can receive free services for the prevention and treatment of communication disorders.

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The Handwerker Gallery is currently accepting submissions for its annual student film screening to be held on February 11, 2010.

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Maria DiFrancesco presented a refereed paper at the annual Modern Languages Association Convention in Philadelphia, PA on December 30th, 2009.

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A new emergency power transformer is being installed in Job Hall on Friday 2/5/10 from 3-5 pm.

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Premed Meeting:  Feb 4

Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 02/01/2010 

February 4:  Pre-Med Meeting for students, 12:10-1:00 pm, room TBA. 

  • We will be discussing the events for the semester, two speakers planned, field trip to SUNY Upstate, Relay for Life, and other items.

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Dave Jacke of Dynamics Ecological Design, author of “Edible Forest Gardens”, will present a discussion of “Ecology, Design, and Agriculture: A Synthesis” on Tuesday, February 2nd at 7:00PM in the Center for Natural Sciences Room 112.

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Welcome back students,


IC Asian Culture Club is holding its first general meeting of the semester this

Wednesday, Feb. 3rd in Williams 202 @ 7:00pm!

We will be talking about the different events in our upcoming Asia month and importance of Asian heritage. 


Hope to see everyone at the meeting!


Senior Intention Forms

Contributed by Erin Huyler on 02/01/2010 

If you are a Rising Senior planning to live on campus for the Fall 2010 semester, it is very important for you to submit a Senior Intention form.  The Office of Residential Life cannot guarantee you the right to live on campus if you do not submit your senior intention form by Friday, February 5, 2010 at 5pm. The Office of Residential Life will assume any senior who has not submitted an intention form by February 5th  will be moving off campus.


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 The article appears in the National Association for the Practice of Anthropology (NAPA) Bulletin, a peer review journal. The article is available online at 

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The Kaplan Test Drive is scheduled for February 9 at 6:00pm. Sign up at Career Services by Thursday, February 4.

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Research Round Up: Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at 12:10 in CNS 204

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Physics Cafe At Ithaca College To Explore The Science Of Superconductors

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ITS is pleased to announce the launch of the Spring Computing Training Schedule! We're ready to blast off with several new training topics, such as Web Profile Manager for Staff, Blackboard Assignments & Gradebook, Skype, and Best Practices for Using the Mac. To speed your learning like a rocket, we're also offering plenty of workshops on our most popular topics, such as Photoshop, Audacity, Web Profile Manager, FileMaker, Office 2008, and Oracle Calendar.

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Greek Week 2010 is coming!

Contributed by Vanessa Calaban on 01/31/2010 

Ever wondered about Greek Life at IC?  Want to find out how to get involved?

Join the Interfraternity Council (IFC) in celebrating Greek Week 2010!  Everyone is welcome at all Greek Week events, so feel free to come to as many as you like.

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From 11am - 2pm; Main Lobby of the Campus Center across from the Information Desk.

For more information, call 274-3381 and speak with an Academic Enrichment Services staff person.



Wellness Wednesdays: Bring-Your-Lunch Series for Students, Faculty, & Staff

12:00-12:50PM in the Cayuga Lake Room, Campus Center
Bring Your Lunch! Light refreshments will be served.

Wednesday February 3 featuring Amy Chilson, Master Security Officer,
Office of Public Safety,
Personal Safety and Self Defense

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Red Cross Blood Drive- 2/7

Contributed by Kaitlyn McQuaid on 01/31/2010 


Red Cross Blood Drive- 2/7


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