intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password



Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

Seniors: It's Not Too Late

Contributed by Katherine Cooper on 08/26/2006 

Hey Seniors, it's not too late to join the Senior Class Gift Committee. This is an exciting opportunity for you to have an integral part in the senior gift campaign and help make our senior year amazing!

Read more . . . (162 words)

Auditions for the Ithaca College Vocal Jazz Ensemble will be held on Wednesday, August 30 in the Friends Green Room (next to Hockett Recital Hall) at Whalen Center for Music. A sign-up sheet will be placed outside of that room. Please come early to your audition to fill out an information sheet. Auditions are open to all IC students regardless of major.

You will be asked to sing a jazz/pop standard song of your choice (please bring a leadsheet with you--accompaniment will be provided), to sightread, and to improvise (“scat”) over a simple chord progression. You need not have prior jazz experience, but strong musicianship and confidence are vital.

Vocal Jazz Ensemble meets on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:00—7:50 PM. Students chosen are expected to participate for the full academic year. Credit for VJE is is .5 or 1.0 depending on student's major.

Read more . . . (82 words)

Lets get things started! There's no better place than the Wellness Clinic for faculty and staff to work out!!

Read more . . . (95 words)

The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of “Past Perfect: Recent Work by Katherine Sullivan,” curated by Cheryl Kramer, on Wednesday, August 30.

Read more . . . (117 words)

Gail Belokur, administrative assistant in the Departments of English and Politics, and Mary Taylor, a registered nurse in the Hammond Health Center, have been named the winners of the 2006–2007 JJ Staff Scholar Award at Ithaca College. Established in 1997 to honor the late president emeritus James J. Whalen, the annual award gives $200 to eligible staff members enrolled in a degree program at the college. The money can be used to pay for books and defray educational costs.

Read more . . . (1335 words)

IC's athletic training education program graduates far exceed the 2005 athletic training national certification exam results by large margins.

Read more . . . (106 words)

Scholarships for Study Abroad

Contributed by Rachel Gould on 08/25/2006 

Are you planning to study abroad, or do you know a student who plans to study abroad in the near future? The application deadline for the Gilman International Scholarship Program is rapidly approaching!

Read more . . . (315 words)

The fourth annual "Out of the Closet and onto the Screen" film series will begin on Thursday, August 31, with a showing of "Gay Pioneers." The film chronicles the first gay civil rights demonstrations held in major East Coast cities in the late 1960s. The screening will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Textor 101.

Read more . . . (298 words)

Apple Laptop Battery Recall

Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 08/25/2006 

Please be aware of a recent Apple Computer announcement of a world-wide recall for a large number of rechargeable laptop batteries that Apple has determined may pose a safety risk.

Read more . . . (70 words)

A CBS Evening News "Assignment America" segment will highlight Ithaca as the home of the Ice Cream Sundae. The broadcast is scheduled to air on Friday, August 25, at 6:30 p.m.

Check out all of the Fitness Center "fun and healthy things you can do" this semester.

Read more . . . (59 words)

Psychology students Katherine Lawrence ('06), Kumar Yogeeswaren ('06), and Zhivka Petkova ('06) won the Florence L. Denmark Award for Outstanding Poster for a presentation of their research at the 14th Annual Pace University Psychology Conference last spring.

Read more . . . (59 words)

Sport Club Information Session

Contributed by Jamie Drahos on 08/24/2006 

Attention all officers of sport clubs! There is a mandatory meeting on Tuesday, August 29th in Textor 102 for new and returning sport clubs. The performance and recreation clubs will meet at 5:30pm, and the competitive clubs will meet at 7:00pm. The meeting will explain the registration process as well as policies and procedures of Recreational Sports.

If you have further questions, please contact Jamie at 274-1063 or Sarah at 274-3290.

Returning students, I hope you are looking forward to another exciting year at Ithaca College and that you had a productive yet restful summer.

New students, welcome to Ithaca College. I hope that you will have an enjoyable and rewarding experience here at Ithaca College.

Read more . . . (253 words)

Fall 2006 student driver safety classes have been scheduled for the semester.

Read more . . . (83 words)

On Thursday, August 24, the web team is launching a new website for the College.

The team has been working for a year now on the Web Infrastructure and Branding Initiative (WIBI), and they're very excited to share our work with the campus.

Read more . . . (368 words)

OMA Welcome BBQ

Contributed by Denine Nalls-Kirby on 08/24/2006 

To all ALANA Students:

Read more . . . (73 words)

Take It or Leave It Sale

Contributed by Mark Darling on 08/23/2006 

Items donated and rescued from trash dumpsters will be available the Sixth Annual Take It or Leave It (TIOLI) Yard Sale starting on Sunday.

Read more . . . (72 words)

You've Been Spotted!

Contributed by Mark Darling on 08/23/2006 

For the next two weeks REMP will be rewarding members of the campus community who are carrying a reusable mug.

Read more . . . (119 words)

The following announcement has been prepared by Peter Bardaglio, Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Brian McAree, Vice President for Student Affairs and Campus Life.

Read more . . . (183 words)

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities

News for Faculty

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News

Comings and Goings