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"Leadership Tips from the Dugout: Lessons from Baseball" Presented by Brian McAree
Thursday, March 23
12:05 to 1:00 p.m.
Klingenstein Lounge
Earns credit towards the "Leading Others" Certificate

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The Ithacan and ICTV were awarded Apple Awards for Best of Show in their respective categories at the Spring National College Media Convention in New York last weekend. Each newspaper or station enters a single issue or tape in the competition.

This is the fifth year the Apple Award has been presented at the spring conference. The Ithacan has won it three of those five years (2002, 2004, 2006), as has ICTV (2003, 2005, 2006).

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The last student driver safety class for the spring 2006 semester will be held this Sunday, March 26, in Textor 103 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

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Is Al Franken Appearing at IC?

Contributed by John Hickey on 03/21/2006 

And there was a lecturer on war journalism that I missed and a teacher said I should write about him (or was it her?)...

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Well, it is only a mere week until the Bursar's Benefit Auction, and a question seems to be politely circulating among friends. Just what IS a "silent auction?" Isn't the purpose of an auction to hoot and holler and make yourself known? A silent auction is an event where all the merchandise is beautifully displayed for your viewing pleasure. Beside each item is a bidding sheet, and hopeful bidders put their bidding number on the sheet along with their bid. Putting your first one on is the easy part...the tricky part is circling around like a buzzard, keeping an eye on your item while cleverly disguising the fact from your friends that YOU are that #24 who keeps increasing the bids! At noon the bidding will be over, and the last number and bid will be circled, making all that milling around a successful mission! But, you also need to be HEARD at an auction...read on for some items to get noisy about!

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Study Abroad Deadlines Extended

Contributed by Rachel Cullenen on 03/21/2006 

The Office of International Programs has extended the application deadlines for the London Center and the Walkabout Down Under. Summer and Fall 2006 London Center applications may now be submitted through Friday, March 24, and Fall 2006 Walkabout applications through Friday, March 31.

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Explore Your World

Contributed by Rachel Cullenen on 03/21/2006 

Don't miss out on your chance to study at the London Center or on the Walkabout! The application deadlines for the London Center (Summer and Fall 2006) and the Walkabout Down Under (Fall 2006) have been extended. Summer and Fall 2006 London Center applications may now be submitted through Friday, March 24, and Fall 2006 Walkabout applications through Friday, March 31.

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Are you interested in helping to promote media literacy and critical thinking in education, kindergarten through college? Consider applying for an Internship with Project Look Sharp, Ithaca College's award-winning media literacy initiative.

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Please join us to wish Paula Davis farewell on Monday, April 3, at 3:30 p.m. in the Alumni Hall Conference Room. Cake and beverage will be provided.

Summer Sessions 2006

Contributed by Nancy Kotmel on 03/21/2006 

CATCH UP, MAKE UP, OR GET AHEAD!

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The annual Spring Faculty Conference, featuring work that was supported by internal funding during 2005-2006, takes place on Tuesday, May 9, from 9:00 a.m. to noon in the Clark Lounge of the Campus Center. This year's program includes faculty members from four schools presenting multiple forms of scholarship, and concludes with a performance of rediscovered music compositions.

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Spring is just around the corner and it will soon be time to shed those heavy clothes…and those unwanted pounds. Sure, one is more of a challenge than the other, but which one is more rewarding? Which one will give you more energy? Increase your sense of well-being? Which one will.....you fill in the blank — what’s important to you?

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Gerontology Spring Workshop Series

Contributed by Terry Beckley on 03/21/2006 

The gerontology Spring 2006 Workshop Series begins April 5. Please visit www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshop to learn more.

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The application deadline has been extended for the new employment opportunity in the Center for Student Leadership and Involvement and the Office of First Year Programs and Orientation. Candidates selected for the position will serve as student leadership consultants for the 2006-07 academic year.

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Scholars and artists from around the country will gather at Ithaca College on April 7 and 8 to exchange ideas, images, and open discussion at a symposium about the watershed year of 1968. The symposium represents an effort to look at a broad and dramatic historical moment with an eye toward the radical sense of possibility and inquiry that it contained.

"This event will bring together a dynamic range of scholars and media-makers whose work directly engages the period's international breadth of activism and critique--from political protest and social change to radical incursions in philosophical, mass-cultural, and avant-garde art practices," says symposium organizer Cathy Crane, assistant professor of cinema and photography.

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Tenor David Parks and pianist Rebekah Jordan-Miller will present a free recital of the songs of Richard Hundley on Sunday, March 26, at 4:00 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall. The recital is part of a series of performances of the songs in Pennsylvania, Florida, and Canada, which will be followed by recording them for CD release. It was originally scheduled for March 13, but was postponed due to illness.

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Dear Students- Have you ever wanted to just hang out in New York City!!
Want to see Times square, Central Park and the other wonderful attractions
that New York City has to offer!!! Then look no further.......

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Tickets for Ithacappella's Acappellooza festival on April 8th at Historic Ithaca's State Theatre - featuring IC's Premium Blend, the Skidmore Sonneteers, and the Binghamton Crosbys - are now available. To celebrate our tenth anniversary, we're donating half of our ticket profits to VH1's Save the Music Campaign!

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The application deadline has been extended for the new employment opportunity in the Center for Student Leadership & Involvement and the Office of First Year Programs and Orientation. Candidates selected for the position will serve as Student Leadership Consultants for the 2006-07 academic year.

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Want to work for ITS Next Semester?

Contributed by Beth Rugg on 03/20/2006 

Are you the person everyone calls when they get a computer virus? Have you helped your parents install their new printer? Do you spend your free time designing websites? Does your professor call on you when there's a problem with the classroom projector?

If you answered yes to one of these questions then Information Technology Services is looking for you!

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