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In WRTG 21700 Inquiry, Research, & Writing Across the Disciplines, we’ll analyze how new ideas circulate as we practice strategies for productive inquiry and effective writing. This Writing Intensive course looks beyond the final written product—that paper with the bibliography and citations—to learn how and why writing is used in the process of research.


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Presenting his paper entitled 'Toward a 3D Caméra-Stylo: Technologies of Dimensionality in Jean-Luc Godard's Adieu au langage,' he analyzed Godard's critically acclaimed 3D film 'Goodbye to Language' as a way of considering the relationship between technology and aesthetics in contemporary 3D cinema, reframed via the theoretical model of the 'caméra-stylo' (a metaphorical film camera as light and nimble as a writer's pen) proposed by French theorist Alexandre Astruc in 1948.

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Matthew Holtmeier, postdoctoral teaching fellow in Screen Studies, and Chelsea Wessels, lecturer in Screen Studies, co-authored an article in the anthology Teaching Transnational Cinema: Politics and Pedagogy

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Before a week of finals, we think that free food, live music, inflatables, and games are the best way to celebrate the end of the year. Registered student organizations can get in on the fun by contributing activities or games throughout the afternoon.

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IC Habitat for Humanity will be building a playground at the Coddington Community Center in downtown Ithaca this Saturday and Sunday, 4/23 and 4/24. 

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Who decides who gets to be silenced?  

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Earn 3 Themes & Perspectives credits while developing your writing style.

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The theme of Project Generations fourth annual intergenerational prom was  “Fly Me to the Moon.” The event is an opportunity for students and elders from the Ithaca community to engage through dance. It featured music by Frank Sinatra, swing dancing and a live band. “Fly Me to the Moon”was held Thursday, April 7 in Emerson Suites.

To hear about other student organization and their success please read the latest issue of Club Hub.

IC Comedy Club held a live, improve performance of Star Wars. Members of the IC Comedy Club were the cast of the show, but it also featured surprise guest performances. The student organization performed Back to the Future last semester and decided to continue with the Star Wars hype this semester. Star Wars live was held Sunday, April 3 in Textor 103.

To learn more about student organization successes please read the latest issue of Club Hub.

IC Courage hosted their third annual Ithaca’s Got Talent show, which featured singers, dancers and other talents, as well as performances from student organizations like Routine Disturbances, IC Beatbox, IC Swing Dance, and IC Circus. Proceeds from ticket sales went to Camp Good Days and Special Times, a non-for profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for children, adults and families whose lives have been touched by cancer. Ithaca’s Got Talent was held Wednesday, April 6 in Emerson Suites.

IC Cure for Kids held a volleyball tournament called Bump, Set, Cure to raise money to fight children’s cancer. Teams for 5-6 people could enter the bracket-style tournament for a set fee and all proceeds were given to St. Jude’s Hospital. Bump, Set Cure was held Sunday, April 3 in the Mondo Gym.

To learn more about the great things student organizations are achieving please read the latest issue of Club Hub.

Through hard work and collaboration, dreams can truly be achieved--no matter how unfeasable they may seem. IC Autism Awareness is living proof of this fact. After a year-long period of inactivity (throughout the 2014-15 academic year), supporters of Autism Awareness' cause all joined forces to bring the student organization back to life. This past Fall semester, it was officially revived.

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We regret the this presentation with Doug Levine, Executive Director of the State Theatre of Ithaca, has been cancelled. We look forward to welcoming Mr. Levine back to campus next fall.

The Online Performance Review process for 2015-16 is now open! 

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Writing Contest Winners

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The results are in! Congratulations, and thank you to all who submitted to this rich pool of entries. 

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The Workshop will be on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm in the Ithaca Falls Room in the Campus Center.

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Have any old Halloween costumes laying around that you don't know what to do with?

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Stress-Free commute?

Contributed by Malorie Kerry on 04/18/2016 

Ithaca College has partnered with Zimride to offer a fun, money-saving way to commute to campus. Post a ride on Zimride and connect with other commuters going to the same destination and save time and money on your commute. Save Green by Going Green in


 It's that time of year again. What's that time you ask? BOOK MAILING TIME! People in prison mail us letters describing their favorite books and genres, and we work to provide them with reading materials from our BTB Library. So come on out, mail some books, and eat some food.


If you didn't notice there will also be food.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Ngan Tran at We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

It makes up 60% of your body. You can’t survive without it. Water is considered “blue gold,” but it’s much more valuable than gold. In this lively class, you learn about your water footprint, water in your body, in your hometown and on the planet. We examine water from personal, social/political and creative views in this unique online class with conversations, films, readings and guest experts from around the world to answer your individual questions.

Fulfills ICC Humanities Quest for Sustainability + Power and Justice + Gen Ed. Requirements.

Can be done from anywhere with high-speed online access.

Register now on Homer: GCOM 20100    (General Communications) 3 credits  Online Course May 16 – May 27, 2016
 If you’d like more info, ask Mara at

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