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Save the date! The First-Year Reading Initiative will be held on Tuesday, August 25, 2009, in the Hill Center from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  There will be a facilitator information session on Thursday, August 20, in Textor 102 from 11:00 a.m to 12:30 p.m.

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Webmail Integration with myHome

Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 07/31/2009 

Beginning August 10, 2009, Webmail users will see a temporary splash page directing them to myHome at Ithaca to access Webmail.

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The Student Computer Repair Center (SCRC) closes for the summer on Thursday, July 30, 2009.

The SCRC will be moving to Friends 110 beginning Fall 2009. We will reopen with expanded hours on Sunday, August 23, 2009.

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OTL Training Dates

Contributed by Donna Veres on 07/30/2009 

In preparation for our August 17, 2009 on-line time reporting (OTL) implementation, the Office of Human Resources will be offering training sessions in the PC Training Room (GL 054) on the Garden Level of the Peggy Ryan Williams Center at the following times:

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Ithaca College’s student-operated radio station, WICB-FM, teamed up with local music store McNeil Music of Ithaca to raise over $1,500 for Loaves and Fishes by raffling off a signed guitar package at Grassroots 2009.

The annual contest organized by “The Station for Innovation” surpassed previous years’ records and this year’s goal. 

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If you have a smartphone (a recent generation mobile device that supports a Web browser) or PDA, you may be able to wirelessly sync this device with the Oracle Calendar service.

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As a reminder, a campus wide electrical shutdown is planned by Facilities for August 2, 2009 from 6 am until 6 pm. As a result, computing systems may be unavailable throughout the day.

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This is a reminder regarding the campus wide electrical shutdown on Sunday, August 2, 2009.

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There are still seats available for the 11:15 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. sections. The subsequent 17-week series is scheduled to start Tuesday, August 18. We need a minimum of 20 prepaid participants per section to make it official. 

The initial series that began in April has been great! One of our members has reached Lifetime status and another one is very close to doing so; several of our members are enjoying a tremendous amount of success with Weight Watchers' Momentum program, at the scale and in other facets of their lives; and the entire group has the support we need -- from our awesome leader and each other -- to reach our individual goals.

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Are you an Ithaca College employee in need of assistance with school supplies for your children? The Caring and Sharing Committee can help, but time is running out.

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of cinema, photography and media arts, moderated and presented at the European Cinema Research Forum (ECRF), the international cinema studies research forum that travels between Europe and the United States, on July 12 at Binghamton University.

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For those arriving on campus prior to the start of classes, who have the need to drive a College vehicle, there will be a driver safety class offered on Monday, August 24, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Friends Hall 203.

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Student Driver class on 8/24

Contributed by Kathryn Totman on 07/29/2009 


For those arriving on campus prior to the start of classes, who have the need to drive a college vehicle, there will be a driver safety class offered on Monday, August 24, 2009 from 11 am to 1 pm, Friends Hall 203.


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After 18 years of service, Bill Fiorello is retiring from Ithaca College, July 31, 2009.

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The Princeton Review has released its 2010 edition of The Best 371 Colleges, and Ithaca College is once again listed as one of the country's top institutions for undergraduate education. Furthermore, the guide ranked Ithaca no. 1 for best college radio and ninth for best college theater.

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2009 Academic Enrichment Services/Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs Annual Colloquium

Thursday, July 30
9:00 a.m., Park Auditorium

THEME: "Bringing Us Together: How Music and Art Combine for the Greater Good"

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Image Database Will Be Unavailable

Contributed by Jill Fisher on 07/27/2009 

The College's image database will be undergoing work for an upgrade and will be unavailable on Thursday, July 30, from 6:00 a.m. to noon, and possibly as late as 3:00 p.m.

We will welcome everyone at the Fall Faculty Workshop on Saturday, August 29, and new faculty and part-time faculty particularly on August 19 and 18. The Mentoring Program and the Tenure Seminar will be launched, and our regular Ithaca Faculty Commons conversations welcome your involvement.

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Administrative tasks need to be performed in the College's student information system that preclude allowing student access during the next several weeks. 

As a result, the course registration system will not be available to students beginning Monday, July 27, at 11:59 p.m., through Monday, August 10. Students will then have access from Tuesday, August 11, at 12:01 a.m. through Tuesday, September 1 (the end of the add/drop period).

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Leigh Ann Vaughn has become a member of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology, a scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of social psychology.

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