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Cosmic Revolution

Contributed by Lindsey Stafford on 11/25/2007 

IC After Dark is throwing their last event of the semester! Cosmic Revolution will be out of this world. (Think lots of black lights and lots of dancing.)

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The School of Humanities and Sciences presents Peter Singer as the 2007 Distinguished Speaker in the Humanities on Thursday, December 6.

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My Favorite Holiday Recipe Contest

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 11/25/2007 

It’s that special time of year once again, and students are looking forward to winter break, the holiday season, and all the comforts of home as another semester comes to a close.

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In conjunction with the display of the AIDS Memorial Quilt at Ithaca College, the Action for AIDS group will present a panel discussion, "The Faces of AIDS," on Wednesday, November 28. The panel will begin at 7:00 p.m. in Emerson Suites.

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The IC Action for AIDS group is pleased to announce the return of the AIDS Memorial Quilt to campus for 2007. Portions of the quilt will be on display in Emerson Suites November 26-28, with viewing times from 11:00 a.m. through 8:00 p.m. daily.

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As a part of the Student Leadership Institute, Doreen Hettich-Atkins will present a free session entitled “Your Presentation Skills—Why They Matter and How Can You Improve Them?” on Tuesday, November 27 at 12:10 – 1:05 p.m. in the Clark Lounge.

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The final deadline to apply for Leadership Weekend 2008 is 5:00 p.m. on this Wednesday, November 28. Apply online at

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The Organization Development Series is a set of workshops and presentations designed to assist student organizations in the fulfillment of their missions. The Center for Student Leadership and Involvement will be hosting another session this week:

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"Under Construction: Building Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Complexes"

Thursday, November 29
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

Everyone is welcome to attend!
Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm) in first floor lobby

*Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reuse, reduce, recycle!

Too pooped to exercise? Trying to gently burn off those excess Thanksgiving calories? Why not play Toilet Bowl Toss and work out those arm muscles on World Toilet Day?!

World Toilet Day celebrates the humble, yet vitally important, toilet! Help IC SafeWater raise awareness of the global sanitation crisis!
Join us Wednesday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 30 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m in the North Foyer (in front of Emerson Suites).

IC SafeWater is dedicated to providing safe water and sanitation sources to communities in underdeveloped countries. For more information, or to get involved, email us at

All-College Faculty Meetings

Contributed by Esther Radoja on 11/20/2007 

To all faculty:

President Williams would like to invite you to attend ONE of the following College-wide faculty meetings:

Tuesday, November 27, 2007
12:10-1:00 p.m.
Textor 102

-- OR --

Wednesday, November 28, 2007
3:00-4:00 p.m.
Textor 101

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December Reception for Graduates

Contributed by Brian McAree on 11/20/2007 

To celebrate the accomplishments of our December 2007 graduates, you are cordially invited to attend a reception in their honor on Sunday, December 16, 2007, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites of Phillips Hall (Campus Center).

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The Ithacan won the 2007 Online Pacemaker Award at the National College Media Conference in October. This is the second consecutive year that the newspaper has received this award.

The Pacemaker, presented each year by the Associated Collegiate Press and the Newspaper Association of America Foundation, is widely regarded as "the Pulitzer Prize of collegiate journalism," and is one of the most prestigious student journalism awards in the country.

Ithacan photographer Evan Falk '09 took first place in the convention's on-site photo competition, D.C. Portrait. He was competing against 58 photographers from other colleges attending the convention.

Falk's first-place prize was awarded for an image of a Vietnam War veteran at the Arlington National Cemetery gravesite of another soldier who had saved his life.

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Free MP3 Players!

Contributed by Cindy Neal on 11/19/2007 

Now that I have your attention ... the United Way Campaign in the home stretch and WE NEED YOUR HELP!

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Stephen Sweet, assistant professor of sociology, will appear in the feature documentary, HAZE.

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WICB reporter Cody Holyoke '07 won Best Newscast at the National Student Production Awards, sponsored by College Broadcasters Inc. The award was given at the College Media Advisers National Conference in October.

The radio station was also a finalist in the Best Sports Play-By-Play category for "Ithaca vs. St. John Fisher Basketball," produced by Dan Cassavaugh '08 and Pete Sachs '08.

ICTV, Ithaca College's student-produced television station, took home four National Student Production Awards at the College Media Advisers National Conference. The contest is sponsored by College Broadcasters Inc. Five other ICTV shows were named finalists in their respective categories.

The winners are ...

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The eight cohort of LeaderShip participants completed the yearlong program with a celebration on November 14, 2007. The select group of 24 engaged in 14 learning workshops designed to build leadership capacities in an ever-changing work world.

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On the weekend of November 9-11, Ithaca College's Residence Hall Association hosted the NEACURH (Northeast Affiliation of College and University Residence Halls) regional conference.

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The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures celebrated the induction ceremonies of its honor societies on Tuesday, November 13, at 5:00 p.m. in the Klingenstein Lounge. We are proud to announce that the following students have not only achieved excellence in the classroom, but have consistently shown themselves to be committed to taking active roles as responsible citizens in an increasingly global community.

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