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A Ph.D. candidate in history at Rutgers University, Raechel Lutz explores in her essay the visual, historical, and scientific significance of a famous mural from the 1939 New York World's Fair.

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TVR320: Topics in Media Technology: The Seduction and Surveillance of New Media (ICC WI) CRN# 10078 focuses on how the seduction of new media (mobile, social, web, etc.) has led to some unanticipated outcomes that affect our personal life experience in both utopic and dystopic ways. 

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Summer Resources for LGBTQ Students

Contributed by Luca Maurer on 05/05/2016 

Heading home for the summer and not sure how it's going to go? Home - or wherever your summer destination - can be wonderful, but sometimes stressful. If you are nervous about facing family time, not sure how to approach tough subjects, or just looking for some fun summer ideas, check out summer resources for LGBTQ students from the staff of the Center for LGBT Education, Outreach and Services. There you'll find tips for coming out, info for LGBTQ travelers, how to find the nearest LGBT community center, resources for parents, and more. Wishing you good luck with finals, and a great summer break.

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 Please join us tonight Friday May 6th, 5-8pm, for the opening reception of BANG!, the final show of the Art Department's CREATIVE SPACE GALLERY on the Downtown Ithaca Commons.

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 HLTH 11000-01. War, Hunger, and Genocide: An International Health Perspective  Summer Session II

The primary course topics of war, hunger, and genocide are viewed as interconnected factors.  These are influenced by political, economic, and social conditions within countries as well as by foreign policies and national self-interests that exert power to marginalize groups, commit human rights violations, genocide, and produce poor health outcomes.

Recent and current conflicts placed within a historical context will be the focus of our analysis.

Particular emphasis will be placed on the plight of the poor and other marginalized groups in relation to health and disease. This includes addressing questions of power, morality, and international law such as those promulgated by the United Nations.

This online course is offer during Summer Session II (Jul 05, 2016 - Aug 05, 2016). For more information, contact Stewart Auyash (auyash@ithaca.edu)

Congratulations to School of Business seniors who scored in the top ten percent of Ithaca College students taking the ETS - Major Field Test (MFT) in Business this academic year.

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Summer Lifeguard Opportunities

Contributed by Mike Ariel on 05/04/2016 

Summer Lifeguarding jobs are available at the Outdoor Pool and A&E Center Pool: 

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Hey, there Sustainable Bombers! Since we've introduced the Coca-cola freestyle machine in Food Court, we've avoided dumping thousands of plastic bottles into the waste stream. Now, we're proud to introduce the next level of Coke Freestyle. It's called ValidFill. You simply purchase a reusable cup and a plan that works for you!

 

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Celebrating Your Success!

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 05/04/2016 

Thursday, May 5, 2016 3:00-5:00 pm
Emerson Suites, C

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Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 12:00-1:00 pm
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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  Facilities Services Seeks Student Workers For Summer Jobs

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On Thursday, May 5th join Rochester-based Holocaust survivor Helen Levinson and other Ithaca-based Holocaust survivors for a candle lighting ceremony, Ithaca Children's Choir performance, and the chance to hear her story. A reception will follow the presentation.

This event is Thursday, May 5th 7-9 pm at Temple Beth El, 402 N. Tioga St. Ithaca, NY

For more information go to www.iaujc.org or info@iaujc.org

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Have you heard about I.C. offering the R.A.D. self-defense program to students, but wondered what exactly that is or if you'd be interested?  This Friday, May 6, is your chance to check it out!  From 11 to 1 p.m., stop by the Clark Lounge in Campus Center to get info about the course, check out R.A.D. equipment and demonstrations, and maybe try hitting some pads yourself!

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The School of Business is pleased to announce a lecture by Dr. Erdogan Gunes, Professor of Agricultural Economics-Ankara University, titled “Agricultural Credit System: A Case Study of Turkey”. His talk is scheduled for May 5, 2016 between 12:10-1:00 pm in Business 301, and focuses on results of his survey investigating the effects of agricultural credit usage on Turkish farmers’ behavior.

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Is there a gay gene?  What does it mean if alcoholism runs in my family? Can we clone humans? Did we really evolve from monkeys? Is depression genetic?

Explore these questions and many more in a one-month ONLINE summer course designed specifically for the non-biology major. BIOL 10700: Human Genetics. No prerequisites.

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 Human Expression through Art: a Reciprocal Development Program is looking for e-board members! Learn more about the justice system, incarcerated youth, creative expression, and leadership. 

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Please join us for the public presentation of graduating BFA student work in the current exhibition, TELL US WHERE: 2016 Senior Student Show, on view at the Handwerker Gallery through Sunday, May 22.

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Procedures and schedules are in place for optical scanning of final exams during the week of May 9th-13th.

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The Ithaca College men's and women's lacrosse teams, as well as the softball squad, will be hosting the annual Empire 8 postseason tournaments on campus this week. 

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This session will present strategies and skills for the performance review process. Participants will be exploring the nature of conflict present in most evaluation processes and how that potentially negative dynamic can be transformed by skills and strategies that create and hold space for the conversation.

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