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Public Safety Alert

Contributed by David Maley on 10/04/2007 

On Tuesday, October 2, 2007, a resident of Ithaca College's Circle Apartments (Building 8) reported that an iPod was stolen from the residence sometime between 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 29, and 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 30.

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Did you know that Yoplait lids collected through December will help support community breast cancer education, treatment, and screening programs?

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Ithaca College will be welcoming His Holiness the Dalai Lama to campus on Wednesday, Oct. 10, as part his series of local speaking engagements titled "Bridging Worlds." His presentation, "Eight Verses on Training the Mind," will take place from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in Ben Light Gymnasium.

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Come learn about "sustainable burials" with Joel Rabinowitz, executive director, and Mary Woodsen, president, of Greensprings Natural Cemetery in Newfield, one of only a handful of special cemeteries in North America to offer this environmentally sensitive alternative to traditional burial. This Sustainability Café will be held at 4:00 p.m. in Friends Hall Room 201 on Monday, October 8.

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Did you know that you can save money by using a Health Care FSA and/or a Dependent Care FSA? Benefit eligible employees can find out how next Tuesday, October 9 in the HR Conference Room located in the Administration Annex. The session will be held from noon to 12:45pm. The College’s annual re-enrollment period is just around the corner, so why not get a head start and learn just how valuable a FSA can be.

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Screening: Find Your Inner Seoul

Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 10/03/2007 

The Park School of Communications and the Department of Cinema, Photography, and Media Arts will present a collection of student films on Korea on Tuesday, October 16, at 8:00 p.m. in the Park Auditorium.

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GIAC Volunteers Needed!

Contributed by Ines Cordoba on 10/03/2007 

Want/Need a fun place to volunteer???

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The Ithaca College Bookstore is proud to announce that we are offering professional dry cleaning and laundry services. We have partnered with Angelo's Dry Cleaning, the only non-toxic dry cleaner in Tompkins County, to offer this service to students, faculty, and staff.

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Alumni Stand-Up Comedy Show

Contributed by Erica Toyama on 10/03/2007 

Don't miss this hilarious, FREE event!

Saturday, October 6
8:00 - 9:30 p.m.
IC Square, Campus Center

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Bravo to Dining Services for phasing out petroleum-based plastics in its retail operations and integrating compostable serviceware into the Food Court and La Vincita in the Campus Center. Some of the packaged prepared-food products in the Smart Market (e.g. fruit and yogurt parfaits, and clear soda cups) have been made of compostable bioplastics for some time now, but now, in these areas, you'll only find compostable corn-based plastic cold cups and potato starch-based eating utensils, and biodegradable paper plates, napkins and hot cups.

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Are you planning to be in the Washington, D.C. area on October 21? If so, please join a group of Ithaca College alumni, parents, and friends at the home of Steve '66, M.S. '69 and Irene '68, M.S. '70 White for a sampling of premium wines from the Finger Lakes.

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4th Annual HabiDash 5K

Contributed by Jenny Pickett on 10/02/2007 

4th Annual HabiDash 5K
Sunday, October 14, 2007

Come support Habitat for Humanity while competing to win prizes!

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October is also Careers in Student Affairs month! Have you ever wondered what some of the student affairs staff do, or how they got into their career path? If so, the Careers in Student Affairs panel on October 11 is perfect for you!

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Public Safety Alert

Contributed by David Maley on 10/02/2007 

A resident of Ithaca College's Circle Apartments (Building 8) reported an amount of money taken from the resident's bedroom sometime between 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 29, and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 30. The resident reported the room door was locked at the time of the theft. There was no indication of forced entry.

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The 26th Northeast Conference On Andean Archeology and Ethnohistory will take place on October 13-14, 2007 in Williams Hall 225.

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WICB's coverage of Bombers football begins Saturday at 12:30 p.m. with Countdown to Kickoff, including segments with head coach Mike Welch, Kyle Crandall, and Alex Baez.

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October Is GLBT History Month

Contributed by Luca Maurer on 10/02/2007 

October is GLBT History Month, and throughout the month a video highlighting a different historical figure each day will be available from a special section of the LGBT Center website at GLBT History Month Featured Videos. A new video will be available at the URL each day during the month of October.

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Interestested in doing research in the Biology Department during the spring semester? If so, this is for you.

Mandatory Informational Meeting with Faculty
Thursday, October 11
CNS 1st Floor Foyer
4:00 PM

Descriptions of projects are available at:

All students must apply for BIOL-30200 by 1:00 p.m., November 1. The form is available at the site above.

If your schedule does not permit you to attend this meeting, you must meet with the faculty members individually, and submit a signed application.

Ithaca College's fifth annual Veterans Day celebration will be on Thursday, November 8, at noon in Emerson Suites. The event will last 50 minutes.

The keynote speaker will be the Rev. James Henery, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church in Ithaca and a Vietnam veteran. Music will be provided by IC VoICes, conducted by asistant professor Susan Avery and the Ithaca College Brass Choir, conducted by Keith Kaiser. The CU/IC ROTC will present the colors.

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Wee Eng Hoe, a Fulbright Scholar from Malaysia, is on campus to collaborate on a research project with Raj Subramaniam, associate professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, School of Health Sciences and Human Performance.

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