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.

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!

Read more . . . (532 words)

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!

Read more . . . (168 words)

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.


Read more . . . (55 words)

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.

Read more . . . (144 words)

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

Read more . . . (219 words)

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.

Read more . . . (72 words)

A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study."  ~ Chinese Proverb 

On November 17, 2009 Ithaca College welcomes the Cast and Crew for a one day only showing of the award winning documentary The Philosopher Kings.

Read more . . . (169 words)

Time cards due by Friday

Contributed by Donna Veres on 11/16/2009 

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday next week, all time cards for the weeks beginning November 9th and November 16th must approved no later than 10 am on Friday, November 20. Any time cards not submitted and approved by this time will be paid in the next payroll.

Read more . . . (49 words)

On Thursday, November 19th, at 6:30 p.m., the On the Verge play-reading series will present a staged reading of The Cripple of Inishmaan, which was written in 1996. The cast will include Theatre Department faculty members Susannah Berryman, Kathleen Mulligan and Judy Levitt; English Department faculty members Kevin Murphy and Michael Twomey; and Ithaca College Theatre majors. It will be directed by Claire Gleitman.

Read more . . . (215 words)

Hosted by Ithaca College on November 20 and 21, 2009

Read more . . . (97 words)

Symposium on Physics and Archaeology November 20 and 21, 2009

Read more . . . (194 words)

The Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra will highlight two violin soloists on an upcoming free concert on Wednesday, November 18 at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.  Violinists Susan Waterbury and Nicholas DiEugenio both teach violin in the School of Music.   Jeffery Meyer will conduct the concert, consisting of Beethoven’s “Egmont Overture,” Stravinsky’s “Dumbarton Oaks” concerto, “Moz-Art a la Haydn” by Alfred Schnittke, and the Kodaly “Dances of Galanta.”

Read more . . . (263 words)

Editor's note: this event has been canceled. Please see this Intercom story for more details.

Come celebrate and learn about different cultures represented on campus!

Read more . . . (90 words)



                       LAST DAY TO APPLY TUESDAY DECEMBER 1ST, 2009 !!!!!

Read more . . . (61 words)


A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study."  ~ Chinese Proverb 

On November 17, 2009 Ithaca College welcomes the Cast and Crew for a one day only showing of the award winning documentary The Philosopher Kings.

Read more . . . (169 words)

Memorial Service for John Galt

Contributed by Carl Sgrecci on 11/16/2009 

A memorial service for John Galt will be held in Muller Chapel at Ithaca College on Friday, November 20th at 3:00 p.m.

Read more . . . (62 words)


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.

If you cannot find us on our tabling dates, come to our Free The Slaves meeting at 5:30, Wednesdays, Friends 202, or email us at

Read more . . . (52 words)

CS Club Fall 09 Final Event!!!

Contributed by Erich Schudt on 11/15/2009 

The Computer Science Club will be having its last event of the year in December. RSVP to join in on the excitement!

Read more . . . (106 words)

Just a reminder, course activation and enrollment updates for Blackboard are no longer available automatically through HomerConnect.

Read more . . . (44 words)