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A presentation by provost and vice president for academic affairs Peter Bardaglio at the Society for College and University Planning annual conference has been featured in the online "Daily Report" of the Chronicle of Higher Education for July 26. The article focuses on Bardaglio's talk at a session on "Building Sustainability in the Curriculum."

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"Walking point -- what does that mean?" The web site for the First-Year Reading Initiative,, now has links to resources selected to help you read and understand this year's book.

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Andrejs Ozolins to Retire

Contributed by Joanne Hindman on 07/26/2005 

Andrejs Ozolins, electronic publication specialist, has announced his retirement from the Office of Marketing Communications and Ithaca College effective September 1, 2005.

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Jean Hardwick, Biology Department, received a three year grant totalling $209,722 from the National Institutes of Health entitled "Regulation and actions of NO in the cardiac plexus".

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Calling hours will be held in suburban Philadelphia on Tuesday, July 26, for friends to pay their respects to the family of Ithaca College student Kimberly Chu, who passed away unexpectedly on campus last Friday. The calling hours will be held from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Jacob F. Ruth Funeral Directors, 8413 Germantown Road, Chestnut Hill, PA (215-247-9090).

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It is with a great deal of sadness that I inform the campus community of the death of one of our students. Kimberly Chu passed away unexpectedly on Friday, July 22, in her residence hall room.

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The position of driver for the IC/Longview shuttle is open for the 2005-6 academic year.

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Just a reminder that on Wednesday, July 29, the payroll office and student employment are holding a training session for supervisors of student employees. The session will be held in 102 Textor Hall from 10:00 to 11:30 am.

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Hugh Rowland, associate dean in the School of Business, has accepted a terrific opportunity as assistant dean at the University of South Carolina Union.

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Yankee Ticket Give-Away

Contributed by Susanna Stumpe on 07/24/2005 

Hey Yankee fans!! Join us for our bus trip to the Yankees vs. Kansas City home game on Saturday, August 27 (game time 1:05 pm). The trip is open to Ithaca College faculty, staff, students, friends, and family.

Cost: $75/ person (includes round trip bus fare and game ticket)
Payment due: August 19, by 4:00 pm.

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Memorial Service for Kimberly Chu

Contributed by David Maley on 07/23/2005 

A memorial service will be held in Philadelphia on Tuesday, July 26, for Ithaca College student Kimberly Chu, who passed away unexpectedly on campus last Friday. The College has made arrangements for bus transportation from campus to the service, which will begin at 7:00 p.m. at Germantown Friends School, 31 West Coulter St., Philadelphia, PA (215-951-2300).

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Welcome New Faculty Members

Contributed by Susanne Morgan on 07/22/2005 

Please join the Center for Faculty Excellence in welcoming our new full- and part-time faculty members. Several events are planned: if you know new faculty members, please let them know about these opportunities.

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School of Music faculty members Steve Brown and Pablo Cohen will be performing a jazz and classical guitar recital on Wednesday, July 27. The free concert will begin at 9:00 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.

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Temporary Bookstore Help

Contributed by Deborah Merriman on 07/22/2005 

Do you know someone in your family or in your neighborhood who would enjoy some challenging temporary work and some extra cash?

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This is a reminder that users should check their email program settings and make any necessary changes prior to the server upgrade scheduled for the weekend of July 29.

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I'm pleased to announce that Phil Annese has been promoted to the position of operations director. Phil will oversee operations of our three resident dining centers and all of our retail locations.

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As you may be aware, the U.S. Congress has been working on the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA) for nearly two years. We have learned that Congress anticipates finishing their work on the HEA very soon, and your voice is important.

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Community Plunge 2005

Contributed by Deborah Mohlenhoff on 07/20/2005 

Not too late to apply!

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A manuscript co-authored by Dr. James Connor (Penn State College of Medicine), Michael Haaf (IC chemistry department), and IC undergraduates Erin Grosstephan and Henry Schierembergg was accepted and published in the peer-reviewed journal Glia in June 2005.

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Please join the staff of the Offices of Residential Life and Judicial Affairs on August 2 in saying farewell to Dan Gockley, assistant director for operations for Residential Life.

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