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The Red Cross Club at Ithaca College and Staff Council are holding another blood drive on Wednesday, February 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Emerson Suites. You can sign up by e-mailing redcross@ithaca.edu or stopping by the sign-up table Wednesday, January 25 in the North Foyer or the lobby Thursday, January 26 through Monday, January 30, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thanks for your support in helping our community.

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ITS is pleased to announce the Spring 2006 Workshop Series. These workshops can teach you the basics of Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop, help you improve your Web skills in Dreamweaver, and familiarize you with many other applications.

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Prof. Lee Bailey, Department of Philosophy and Religion, will speak about his new book "The Enchantments of Technology" on WSKG radio's program "Off the Page."

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Starting Monday, January 30 through Sunday, February 5, 2006 the 8% sales tax on clothing purchases up to $110.00 per article is removed.

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Date: Thursday, January 19
Location: Klingenstein Lounge
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Join panelists Charles Santiago, Sean Eversley-Bradwell, Naeem Inayatullah, Zillah Eisenstein, and Baruch Whitehead for an interactive discussion on one of Dr. King's sermons, "Breaking the Silence." This speech was given by Dr. King at a meeting of Clergy and Laity Concerned at Riverside Church in New York City on April 4, 1967, regarding the Vietnam war. A reading of passages from this sermon will be followed by faculty reflections on Dr. King's message, and interactive round-table discussions.

MLK-Tribute Showcase

Contributed by Deborah Mohlenhoff on 01/19/2006 

Date: Friday, January 20, 2006
Location: IC Square
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Celebrate Dr. King's legacy through this showcase of visual and performing arts. Talent drawn from the Ithaca community and student organizations will perform a tribute to Dr. King and help us close out our week-long series of events. Performers include: DJ Peck, IC Stand Up, Rhythm and Shoes, GIAC children's singers, Music School student and faculty performers, and IC Comedy Club.

Judith Pena-Shaff and Hugh Stephenson from the Psychology Department at Ithaca College, with William Altman, published an article related to students' perceptions and expectations about online learning. It appeared in the most recent issue of the Journal of Interactive Learning Research.

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The occupational therapy (OT) adult clinic (located in Center for Health Sciences at IC) currently has openings for outpatients. The clinic provides free OT services to faculty, staff, students, and immediate families. We help people whose ability to perform everyday activities has been limited by injury, disease, or the effects of aging.

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NYC based musician Emperor X will be performing in the IC Square at 8 PM on January 21st.

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iMPrint Magazine Rush Night

Contributed by Christopher Baxter on 01/18/2006 

iMPrint Magazine
www.imprintmagazine.org

iMPrint Magazine: College Life's Internet Magazine will be holding it's Spring Semester Rush Night on Monday, January 23 from 7 to 8 p.m. in Clark Lounge in Campus Center. Cookies and punch will be served. Anyone interested in working for Ithaca College's first online-only media outlet is encouraged to attend.

The 5th annual Cross Cultural Leadership Retreat for Ithaca College students will be held on February 17-19, 2006.
This on-campus version of the annual retreat presents the opportunity to explore the topic of diversity and its relationships to leadership. During the retreat, the entire group will participate in a series of educational sessions and discuss issues as a large group, as well as in smaller, informal conversations.

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Spring events of the Center for Faculty Excellence include special events on topics from sexual assault to Darwin Day, and several Colloquia are scheduled. The full schedule is at http://www.ithaca.edu/cfe and additional events will be added regularly.

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The 2005 Ithaca College United Way campaign has come to a close and surpassed its goal with $61,435.26 raised through the contributions of 383 faculty, staff, retirees, and dining staff.

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The Office of Financial Aid website has been redesigned! As the first step of a long-term project to improve the site, we have updated its look and navigation. The new design is clean and inviting, and aesthetically it is more in line with the College’s goal to establish an Ithaca “brand.” It is also more organized and user friendly.

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Beginning with the 2007–8 academic year, Ithaca College will no longer hold classes on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Instead, that day will be set aside each year for learning and service activities. President Peggy R. Williams made the announcement of the change to members of the College community attending the 2006 MLK Day Breakfast.

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Brian Martinson, the Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Finance and Administration will be leaving Ithaca College this spring to open an Edward Jones financial services office in the Ithaca area.

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The location has changed for Kristen Ford's farewell reception.

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Family Weekend 2005 was a resounding success. But it’s already time to begin building momentum for a successful event in 2006. Join us on Tuesday, January 24 at noon in Textor 102 to share your ideas and feedback.

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MLK at Ithaca -- from the Ithacan

Contributed by John Hickey on 01/18/2006 

For MLK Week the College Archives has compiled contemporary documents about Ithaca's civil rights activities with Dr. King.

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RA Recruitment For Fall 2006

Contributed by John Malsam on 01/18/2006 

The last opportunities to pick up an application and attend an Info Session to become an RA for next year are fast approaching.

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