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"Under Construction: Building Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Complexes"

Thursday, November 29
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

Everyone is welcome to attend!
Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm) in first floor lobby

*Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reuse, reduce, recycle!

Too pooped to exercise? Trying to gently burn off those excess Thanksgiving calories? Why not play Toilet Bowl Toss and work out those arm muscles on World Toilet Day?!

World Toilet Day celebrates the humble, yet vitally important, toilet! Help IC SafeWater raise awareness of the global sanitation crisis!
Join us Wednesday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m in the North Foyer (in front of Emerson Suites).

IC SafeWater is dedicated to providing safe water and sanitation sources to communities in underdeveloped countries. For more information, or to get involved, email us at

All-College Faculty Meetings

Contributed by Esther Radoja on 11/20/2007 

To all faculty:

President Williams would like to invite you to attend ONE of the following College-wide faculty meetings:

Tuesday, November 27, 2007
12:10-1:00 p.m.
Textor 102

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Wednesday, November 28, 2007
3:00-4:00 p.m.
Textor 101

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December Reception for Graduates

Contributed by Brian McAree on 11/20/2007 

To celebrate the accomplishments of our December 2007 graduates, you are cordially invited to attend a reception in their honor on Sunday, December 16, 2007, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites of Phillips Hall (Campus Center).

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The Ithacan won the 2007 Online Pacemaker Award at the National College Media Conference in October. This is the second consecutive year that the newspaper has received this award.

The Pacemaker, presented each year by the Associated Collegiate Press and the Newspaper Association of America Foundation, is widely regarded as "the Pulitzer Prize of collegiate journalism," and is one of the most prestigious student journalism awards in the country.

Ithacan photographer Evan Falk '09 took first place in the convention's on-site photo competition, D.C. Portrait. He was competing against 58 photographers from other colleges attending the convention.

Falk's first-place prize was awarded for an image of a Vietnam War veteran at the Arlington National Cemetery gravesite of another soldier who had saved his life.

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Free MP3 Players!

Contributed by Cindy Neal on 11/19/2007 

Now that I have your attention ... the United Way Campaign in the home stretch and WE NEED YOUR HELP!

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Stephen Sweet, assistant professor of sociology, will appear in the feature documentary, HAZE.

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WICB reporter Cody Holyoke '07 won Best Newscast at the National Student Production Awards, sponsored by College Broadcasters Inc. The award was given at the College Media Advisers National Conference in October.

The radio station was also a finalist in the Best Sports Play-By-Play category for "Ithaca vs. St. John Fisher Basketball," produced by Dan Cassavaugh '08 and Pete Sachs '08.

ICTV, Ithaca College's student-produced television station, took home four National Student Production Awards at the College Media Advisers National Conference. The contest is sponsored by College Broadcasters Inc. Five other ICTV shows were named finalists in their respective categories.

The winners are ...

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The eight cohort of LeaderShip participants completed the yearlong program with a celebration on November 14, 2007. The select group of 24 engaged in 14 learning workshops designed to build leadership capacities in an ever-changing work world.

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On the weekend of November 9-11, Ithaca College's Residence Hall Association hosted the NEACURH (Northeast Affiliation of College and University Residence Halls) regional conference.

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The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures celebrated the induction ceremonies of its honor societies on Tuesday, November 13, at 5:00 p.m. in the Klingenstein Lounge. We are proud to announce that the following students have not only achieved excellence in the classroom, but have consistently shown themselves to be committed to taking active roles as responsible citizens in an increasingly global community.

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Paul Hamill, director of academic funding and sponsored programs, has been selected for the first national panel of "Peer-to-Peer Reviewers," created by the National Council of University Research Administrators.

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The Divisions of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education and Summer Sessions have combined to form the new Division of Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS). The change went into effect October 15, after five years of program growth and increased interaction within the two divisions.

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Feeling stressed from the holidays? Finals, etc.? Well, you're not alone! Instead of blowing off your workouts, or turning to comfort foods this season, keep up or kick start your fitness!

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Saturday, December 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., is Longview's 17th annual Holiday Bazaar.

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You are invited to participate in a survey being conducted by occupational therapy graduate students. The study, titled "Older Adults' Engagement in Creative Occupations: Factors and Patterns of Participation and Relationship to Perceived Wellness," is an interview about your leisure time activities and their meaning to you. Here's how you can help...

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On Thursday, November 15, public television stations from across upstate New York will broadcast a special program on the challenges facing business leaders and government officials throughout the region. Titled Upstate: Getting Down to Business, the hour-long live program will include a segment featuring Susan West Engelkemeyer, dean of the School of Business.

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Reminder: The nomination process for the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership ends this Friday, November 16. Please don't miss this opportunity to recognize deserving juniors and seniors!

Please see the original October 29 Intercom posting for award criteria and details.

Art in a Box Salon Exhibition:
Women's Reflections on the Environment, A Global Compilation of Thoughts

Facilitated by Patricia Hunsinger, lecturer of art

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