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Public Safety Alert

Contributed by David Maley on 02/13/2007 

The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident of a firearm being discharged at about 12:30 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 11, in the 100 block of Kendall Avenue in Ithaca.

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The City of Ithaca has requested that Ithaca College notify the campus community that a snow emergency has been declared. This will subject cars parked on certain city streets to towing. The following announcement was distributed by the city:

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There can be only one Mr. Ithaca.

Contributed by Kelly Stevens on 02/13/2007 

Come to the Emerson Suites on Friday, February 16th at 8pm to see the best men IC has to offer duke it out for the coveted title of Mr. Ithaca. This event is open to the entire campus and with only a $3 admission charge, YOU get to help determine the outcome!

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Due to popular demand, the exhibition "Stubborn Things: Recent Photographic Work by Ron Jude and Nicholas Muellner" has been extended through February 22. You don't want to miss it!

African Art talk and lunch

Contributed by Cheryl Kramer on 02/13/2007 

On Monday, February 19th curator Nancy Maas will speak about the exhibition African Art From the Permanent Collection currently on display in the Handwerker Gallery Rotunda. The talk will begin in the Gallery at 12.15 p.m. A catered lunch-time reception will follow. This event is free and open to teh public. For further information please contact Kalia Armbruster at

On February 15th IC's own Evan Williams will perform with his band together with Stanley and the Livingstons. The show begins at 6.30 p.m., and is free and open to the public. For further information contact Kalia Armbruster at

Healing from Loss is a support group for students offered at 4:00 pm on Thursdays. Call 274-3136 or come to the Counseling Center (lower level of the Hammond Health Center) for more information.

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Korea Summer Program

Contributed by Barbara Terrell on 02/13/2007 

Ithaca College students will take the documentary course with Hanyang University students

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April 21st NYC Bus Trip SOLD OUT!

Contributed by Kasey J. Spada on 02/13/2007 

Our April 21, 2007 bus trip to New York City is sold out. Thank you for all that paid, we hope you enjoy your trip. We will be emailing everyone a trip itinerary sometime in mid-April to remind passengers of the trip details.

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Ithaca College will celebrate Black History Month on Saturday, Feb. 17, with a free concert featuring a host of singers and other performers. The event will begin at 7 p.m. in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.

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Eugene Rousseau, one of the most revered classical saxophonists in the world, will give a free recital at Ithaca College on Sunday, Feb. 18. Timothy Lovelace will collaborate on piano and Steven Mauk will assist on tenor saxophone. Beginning at 4 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music, the performance will include the “Rapsodie” by Debussy, a solo work by Frederick Fox, the sonata for alto saxophone and piano by Czech composer Jindrich Feld, and a trio by Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, which will feature Ithaca College professor Steven Mauk playing tenor saxophone.

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This year’s recipients of the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership are among a select group of students at Ithaca College.

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Is all matter in the universe actually composed of inconceivabley tiny filiments of vibrating energy? One of the most exciting scientific adventures of all time is the search for the ultimate nature of physical reality, a hunt that in the past century has yielded relativity and quantum mechanics, two theories that radically altered our picture of space, time, gravity, and the fundamental building blocks of matter. The latest theory in that venture is called Superstring Theory - and it seeks to resolve some of the surprising discrepancies between relativity and quantum mechanics.

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Intramural Bowling Deadline!

Contributed by Scott Flickinger on 02/12/2007 

Get your entry forms in to Hill Center 102! Don't STRIKE out!

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Submitted by behalf of Tanya R. Saunders, Assistant Provost/Dean of Interdisciplinary and International Studies.

On behalf of President Williams, I am pleased to announce her selection of the 2007 summer reading.

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It is with the greatest of regret that I must inform the Ithaca College community of the death of one of our students. Junior Cassandra Karpinski passed away of apparently natural causes at Luton Airport outside of London earlier today. Cassandra was spending the spring semester at Ithaca College’s London Center, and had just returned from a weekend trip to Amsterdam with some fellow London Center students.

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Black History Month Showcase

Contributed by Cornell Woodson on 02/12/2007 

Black History Month Showcase

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Longview has the solution for your freezing-cold blues! For the first time, Longview, the retirement community that has a long-standing partnership with Ithaca College, will be participating in the Ithaca Chili Cook-Off.

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Current smokers who wish to reduce the number of cigarettes they smoke are being sought for a research study to test a new self-reward based psychological treatment for reducing some symptoms of nicotine withdrawal. Ithaca College students, staff, and faculty who are 18 or older are eligible to participate.

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The Green & Seifter sixth annual Accounting Jeopardy Challenge was held February 2 at LeMoyne College in Syracuse and we won!

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