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Student's for Economic Equality (SEE) is helping put on a concert with a group out of the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Tompkins County Workers' Center. The concert will take place in the central pavilion of the Ithaca Commons on Sunday April 29th from 1-5PM. Due to the benefit nature there is a $5 suggested donation and will be a raffle with $1 tickets as well as a food and clothing drive.

The bands currently confirmed for the event are Adam Day, Jimkata, Ayurveda and Mbusi. Between bands will be personal testimonials from people that have experienced poverty and helped overcome poverty in their lives. In addition there will be local organizations tabling with helpful information and an arts and crafts section (including face painting).

A large part of the concert is a food and clothing drive which has already started. If you have extra cloths your looking to get rid of contact Dara at or Billy Dawn at You can also bring the food and cloths to the event.

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Senior Week passes and tickets will be on sale starting Monday, April 16 to Friday, April 20 in McDonald Lounge on the 2nd floor of the Campus Center.

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Career Services is pleased to welcome the Washington Internship Program to campus.

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Do Anything Nice (D.A.N.) Week

Contributed by Michael Unis on 04/15/2007 

The Do Anything Nice Club is proud to present the 1st Annual Do Anything Nice Week at Ithaca College!

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Caribbean Culture Week

Contributed by Peta-Gay Mccarthy on 04/15/2007 

Caribbean Culture Week (April 16 - 20)
Beyond, Sun, Sea & Sand

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2nd Annual Empty Bowls Event

Contributed by Deborah Mohlenhoff on 04/15/2007 

The first year Leadership Scholars invite you to attend the second annual Empty Bowls event - held this year in conjunction with the Celebration of Service. This is a simple and easy opportunity to share lunch and fellowship while contributing to a good cause – all event proceeds will go to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier.

This event will take place in Emerson B from 12pm to 2pm on Friday, April 20th.

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Do you want to make a difference for Ithaca College while earning extra cash?

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Please join us for the following special presentations on the Celebration of Service. All presentations will be in Emerson C.

On your way in or out - please stop through the Mini-Service Stations in Emerson Lounge and the North Foyer.

10am - Social Entrepreneurship in the Non-Profit Arena presented by Linda LaRue-Keniston, Director of Workfirst, Inc

11am - The Reality of Katrina - Hear first-hand accounts from students who recently participated in Katrina Relief efforts by volunteering over Spring Break.

2pm - Mini-Grant Writing Session with Alex Moore - TA for the college's Grant Writing course.

2:45pm - The State of Human Rights - an open discussion on current social issues.

Celebrate the Art of Service

Contributed by Deborah Mohlenhoff on 04/15/2007 

Please join us for the annual Celebration of Service this Friday, April 20th. Once again, we will come together as a community to celebrate the many wonderful works of service that Ithaca College faculty, staff, and students performed this year.

This year we have chosen the theme "The Art of Service." In thinking about how to celebrate the amazing “works of art” we have all performed through our service this year, we’ve decided to invite you to come explore the exclusive gallery of service – to see visual representations of what service means to Ithaca College faculty, staff, and students.

Emerson Suite A will be transformed into this special Art Gallery - we will open the curtains officially at 10am. Also - please join us for the official unveiling of the final masterpiece at the awards ceremony at 4pm.

For a detailed schedule of events, please visit:

This Friday, we will once again be hosting the annual Celebration of Service. We're looking for any student, faculty, or staff volunteers willing to serve at one of our exciting mini-service stations.

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They coordinate, support, analyze, organize, greet, plan, monitor, and supervise student employees. They schedule meetings and keep our budgets in line rivaling the best jugglers in the business! They download and upload, use email, database, spreadsheet, and web technologies.

Ithaca College would like to recognize the valuable contributions of our Administrative Professionals by inviting them to a breakfast celebration on Tuesday, April 24th from 8:30 am – 10:30 am in Emerson Suites.

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The Ithaca College Web Marketing Team is happy to announce that we will be releasing two exciting new features for the Web Profile Manager this week.

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Professor of politics Tom Shevory’s book, Toxic Burn: The Grassroots Struggle Against the WTI Incinerator (University of Minnesota Press), has recently been released.

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The Tower Club Restaurant and Ithaca College Theatre collaborate to present an evening of fine dining and entertainment. On Saturday, April 28th, you are invited to dine in the newly remodeled Tower Club, followed by a night of spectacular drama with the world premiere of the musical "The Count of Monte Cristo."

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The last class for the spring 2007 semester will be held Wednesday, April 25, 2007 in Williams Hall 323 from 7:00-9:00 p.m.

If students need to drive College-owned or leased/rented vehicles for your department, including the summertime, and have not yet taken the mandatory driver safety class, please have them attend. Students should register by visiting the Office of Risk Management in Job Hall, 3rd floor. For more information, please visit our website.

How Wealthy are You?

Contributed by Jackie Wandell on 04/13/2007 

The greatest wealth in health! No Pressure Blood Pressure returns Thursday April 19th. Look for the Wellness Staff in the following locations:

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The Gerontology Institute is featuring a showcase of local senior artists from Lifelong’s watercolor class. The exhibit is in memory of Mary Jo Larsen, a wonderful artist and a former Lifelong watercolor teacher.

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An interdisciplinary team comprised of current and former IC faculty has published a special 35-page dossier on the Within Our Gates archival film and live music project at Ithaca College in the The Moving Image: The Journal of the Association of Moving Image Archivists, the international journal for film historians, theorists, and archivists.

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Internet Scam Alert

Contributed by Robert Holt on 04/13/2007 

Several complaints of Internet scams have been received by the Cornell Police.

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Filmmaker, journalist, and blogger Danny Schechter will visit Ithaca College on Tuesday, April 24 to screen and discuss his newest film, “In Debt We Trust: American before the Bubble Bursts.” The free event will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Park Hall Auditorium.

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