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Thursday, October 13, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

"The Bioregional Basis of Urban Sustainability"

Women's Community Building auditorium
100 West Seneca Street, Ithaca

http://www.ithaca.edu/biology/335_230001013.html.pdf

Jeff Holmes (Psychology) presented research entitled “The Stereotyping Safety Net: How Stereotyping Provides Protection from Anxiety” at the annual conference of the American Psychological Association in August in Washington, DC.

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Biology Tutor Requested?

Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 10/06/2005 

Looking for a quality tutor to help you out in your biology class? E-mail John Hopple at jhopple@ithaca.edu. Let him know the class you are taking and he will connect you with a recommended Biology Club member.

This is a great opportunity to find experienced help!

http://departments.ithaca.edu/biology/studentinfo/clubs/

The Tower Club Restaurant is going all out to help you celebrate your boss,
with a lunch buffet every day this week (Oct 10 - 14, 2005).

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Frederick Kastenbaum PreHealth Award: $500 award. Deadline is October 28.
(available through the Premedical Sciences)

* $500 Awarded each semester
* To be used for assistance with preparation for the required standardized exams associated with admittance to graduate health programs such as:
** MCAT
** DAT
** OAT
** GRE

Official Application Form available online at:
http://www.ithaca.edu/biology/premed_kastenbaumform.pdf
(typeable form)

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Prevent A Crisis - Get Screened

Contributed by LeBron Rankins on 10/06/2005 

Thursday, October 6th is National Depression Screening Day. Free depression screenings will be offered in Emerson Suite C by members of the Counseling Center. A variety of literature addressing mental health issues will be available and refreshments will be served.

Prevent A Crisis - Get Screened

National Depression Screening Day

Contributed by LeBron Rankins on 10/06/2005 

Thursday, October 6th is National Depression Screening Day. Free depression screenings will be offered in Emerson Suite C by members of the counseling center. Consider encouraging students with whom you have contact to participate in this informative event. A variety of literature addressing mental health issues will be available.

Prevent a crisis -- get screened.

On Tuesday, October 11 at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall, the Ithaca College Wind Ensemble will present a free concert under the direction of Stephen Peterson. Franz Krommer’s “Partita” from 1808 will be performed along with “Grand Central Station” by Michael Torke from the 21st century. Works from the 20th century by Aaron Copland and Michael Colgrass complete the program.

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The Ithacan has once again achieved national recognition as one of the top student newspapers in the country.

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Faculty, staff, and students are cordially invited to attend selected workshops and events free of charge at Project Look Sharp’s upcoming conference, “Literacy in a Media Age,” October 14–15, 2005, in the Campus Center. Presenters include media literacy educators Cyndy Scheibe, Chris Sperry, and Faith Rogow; director of LeMoyne College’s Education program, Cathy Leogrande; health and art educators; and more! Youth involved in media production will showcase their work, and a resource room and video preview area will be open throughout the conference (Klingenstein Lounge).

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iMPrint Magazine
www.imprintmagazine.org

iMPrint Magazine: College Life’s Internet Magazine, published from Ithaca College, is proud to announce its first edition of the year, “So You Think You Know the Net.”

This month's edition of iMPrint also features special coverage of students' reaction and relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

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Han Lin's Brave Struggle

Contributed by Maura Stephens on 10/05/2005 

The 78-day actions led by Ithaca College physical plant worker Han Lin and other Burmese freedom fighters beginning on July 19 came to a successful conclusion this Tuesday (October 4) in front of UN Headquarters in New York City. That day also marked the end of a 17-day hunger strike (one day for each year since the 1988 military coup that plunged the country into tyranny and oppression by a brutal military regime).

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Please use the link below to keep updated on hurricane service affected ZIP Codes.

http://www.usps.com/communications/news/serviceupdates.htm?from=bannercommunications&page=katrina

Oct. 5 is the last day to pick up your complimentary ticket for the Ithaca Cortland football game for Nov. 12.

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United Way Campaign Begins

Contributed by Brian McAree on 10/04/2005 

The Ithaca College United Way Campaign is off and running! Once again, Ithaca College is happy to take part in this critical effort to support over forty-four United Way organizations that assist members of our community.

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NSF grant in Mathematics

Contributed by James Conklin on 10/04/2005 

Ithaca College has just received an additional $200,000 from the National Science Foundation to fund activities involved with the nationally recognized COMPASS program, directed by Eric and Margaret Robinson with John Maceli in the Department of Mathematics.

The Office of Career Services is pleased to announce that Ms. Terri Moore, the national college relations program manager for Time Warner Cable will be visiting Ithaca College on Thursday, October 6, 2005 as an employer-in-residence.

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Join SGA, STAT, SAB, and After Dark to support our sports teams on Homecoming Weekend.

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Ongoing Katrina Support

Contributed by Brian McAree on 10/04/2005 

For those students, faculty and staff who have been affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, our thoughts and prayers continue to go out to you and your families. We would like to make you aware of the following support services that are and continue to be available on campus and in the area.

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National Coming Out Day is approaching. Our campus observance of Coming Out Day will be held on Thursday, October 6. Events will include:
• Noon -- The student group Prism will hold a rally at Free Speech Rock.
• 7:00 p.m. -- Performance artist, poet, and playwright Lenelle Moise ’02 will be our featured Coming Out Day guest artist, in Emerson Suite B.

The theme of this year’s national observance is “Talk About It.”

Is there a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) person in your life? Do you work with LGBT students? Does your curriculum include topics about sexual minority youth, adults, or families?

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