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Think Slavery is History- WRONG

There are approximately 27 million slaves in the world today.

About 14,500 are trafficked into the U.S. EVERY YEAR.

Want to learn more about slavery? Come to the I C Justice Night!

 This year, Free the Slaves presents Ithaca College Justice Night, on December 7th, from 6:00-9:00 PM, Emerson Suites.

This will be a night where various human rights organizations come together to raise awareness about their causes. We will also feature the very best of bands and performers from Ithaca College and Cornell. Buy your tickets ASAP. We will be tabling on the 1st and 4th of December.

The price of the ticket is $3 in advance, and $5 at the door. All proceeds go to abolishing modern day slavery, every cent. Click on this link to see how much it costs to free a slave, and why every dollar makes a difference.

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  SAB MUSIC PRESENTS: Cymbals Eat Guitars and The Red Lions

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SAB COMEDY PRESENTS: Comedian Dan Cummins

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Join  CAC in remembering and honoring loved ones who have been affected by cancer. Come with a memory or story to share about a loved one who lost the battle with cancer, or just come to hear others' stories and experiences.

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Hosted by Academic Enrichment Services from 12-1pm, Campus Center, Taughannock Falls Room

Enjoy lunch and conversation about this critical issues. 

Identify your pitfalls and overcome them.  Connect with AES staff and be mentored into success mode for final exams.


Come sing selections from Handel's "Messiah!"

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Contributed by Laura Keefe on 11/17/2009 

Last chance before Thanksgiving break!!....

H1N1 vaccination clinic for all students is scheduled at the Health Center on:

Friday, November 20th, from 9 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

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Ithaca College on iTunes U has been up and running for over a year now and is a way to deliver audio and video to the IC community or the world.  If you want to learn more about podcasting and iTunes U or get started creating your own audio podcasts, ITS has some training opportunities scheduled for the remainder of the semester in the TLC (Friends 101).

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All ITS public computer labs, except for Friends 110, are closed during thanksgiving break. Friends 110 will have limited hours and staffing during the break. The Student Computer Repair Center will be closed.


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 A new online course will be offered this winter on the representation of gay, lesbians, bisexuals, and transgender people on television.  

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Weekend workshop with Industry Professionals from the Hangar Theatre, December 5 & 6.  Sign up now!

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The editor of the influential news and opinion magazine, National Review, will give a free public presentation at Ithaca College on Wednesday, November 18. Rich Lowry will present a conservative’s perspective on independent media and the current state of journalism at 7:30 p.m. in Park Hall Auditorium.

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All offices on the 14th floor of the West Tower will close at 2:30 pm on Friday, November 20th to allow the staff to attend the services for John Galt, our friend and colleague.

Attention Faculty members: if you are teaching winter, winter PT and/or spring courses and plan to use the Blackboard online courseware system, you can now create the Blackboard course shells through HomerConnect!

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Culinary Camp 2009!!!

Contributed by Margaret Kates on 11/17/2009 

Love food? Got a hunger you just can't satisfy? Join the Culinary Club for a day full of food!

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The Ithaca College women’s soccer team (15-4-2) has advanced to the sectional round of the NCAA playoffs. The Bombers, champions of the Empire 8, take on Rowan (17-2-1) at 1:30 p.m. in the second of Saturday’s semifinals, with College of New Jersey (18-2-1) facing host Williams (19-0-0) at 11 a.m. in the other. The sectional final is scheduled for 1 p.m. Sunday.


The Bombers were selected as one of 16 at-large teams for competition at Saturday's NCAA Division III Women's Cross Country Championships. The Bombers have qualified for nationals 19 times, including every season since 2000. The team's run of 10 straight appearances at nationals is the longest such streak in program history. The 2009 national championship will be held at Baldwin-Wallace.


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Do tests make you nervous?  Is your schedule getting out of hand?  The office of Academic Enrichment Services is now offering workshops every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday until the week before finals.

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Come and learn more about Haudenosaunee culture and philosophies with Freida and Ada Jacques! 

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Assistant professor Dennis Charsky in the Department of Strategic Communication and alum Jessica Briskin ’09 recently presented at the annual international convention of the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) in Louisville, Kentucky.

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