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iMPrint Magazine

iMPrint Magazine: College Life’s Internet Magazine, published from Ithaca College, is proud to announce its first edition of the year, “So You Think You Know the Net.”

This month's edition of iMPrint also features special coverage of students' reaction and relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

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Han Lin's Brave Struggle

Contributed by Maura Stephens on 10/05/2005 

The 78-day actions led by Ithaca College physical plant worker Han Lin and other Burmese freedom fighters beginning on July 19 came to a successful conclusion this Tuesday (October 4) in front of UN Headquarters in New York City. That day also marked the end of a 17-day hunger strike (one day for each year since the 1988 military coup that plunged the country into tyranny and oppression by a brutal military regime).

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Please use the link below to keep updated on hurricane service affected ZIP Codes.

Oct. 5 is the last day to pick up your complimentary ticket for the Ithaca Cortland football game for Nov. 12.

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United Way Campaign Begins

Contributed by Brian McAree on 10/04/2005 

The Ithaca College United Way Campaign is off and running! Once again, Ithaca College is happy to take part in this critical effort to support over forty-four United Way organizations that assist members of our community.

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NSF grant in Mathematics

Contributed by James Conklin on 10/04/2005 

Ithaca College has just received an additional $200,000 from the National Science Foundation to fund activities involved with the nationally recognized COMPASS program, directed by Eric and Margaret Robinson with John Maceli in the Department of Mathematics.

The Office of Career Services is pleased to announce that Ms. Terri Moore, the national college relations program manager for Time Warner Cable will be visiting Ithaca College on Thursday, October 6, 2005 as an employer-in-residence.

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Join SGA, STAT, SAB, and After Dark to support our sports teams on Homecoming Weekend.

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Ongoing Katrina Support

Contributed by Brian McAree on 10/04/2005 

For those students, faculty and staff who have been affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, our thoughts and prayers continue to go out to you and your families. We would like to make you aware of the following support services that are and continue to be available on campus and in the area.

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National Coming Out Day is approaching. Our campus observance of Coming Out Day will be held on Thursday, October 6. Events will include:
• Noon -- The student group Prism will hold a rally at Free Speech Rock.
• 7:00 p.m. -- Performance artist, poet, and playwright Lenelle Moise ’02 will be our featured Coming Out Day guest artist, in Emerson Suite B.

The theme of this year’s national observance is “Talk About It.”

Is there a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) person in your life? Do you work with LGBT students? Does your curriculum include topics about sexual minority youth, adults, or families?

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Norm Pure, an instructor in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance's Department of Therapeutic Recreation and Leisure Services, was recently interviewed in the September 16, 2005 Ithaca Journal article entitled, "Helping Boys Become Men."

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Hugh Stephenson (Psychology) and Nick Quarrier (Physical Therapy) have jointly authored an article entitled “Anxiety Sensitivity and Performance Anxiety in College Music Students.”

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Any student/Faculty/staff interested in attending the Cortaca Jug game on Saturday, Nov. 12 must have a ticket in hand to enter Butterfield Stadium.

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Senior Giovannina Agnitti has been awarded the Ronald Zarella Scholarship in the amount of $5,000 from the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF).

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Enjoy a weekend full of entertainment, athletics, and Ithaca College spirit during Homecoming 2005, October 7-9.

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The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to announce that John Hanson, director of Hope College's DePree Gallery, will give a gallery talk on contemporary media at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, October 6. Hanson's talk will focus on issues associated with the installations on display in the exhibition "Light Boxes/Dark Rooms," which opens on Thursday.

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The American Friends Service Committee’s acclaimed traveling exhibition, "Eyes Wide Open: Beyond Fear, Towards Hope," is coming to Ithaca, October 6 through 9.

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The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to announce the opening “Light Boxes/Dark Rooms,” a traveling exhibition organized and circulated by the De Pree Gallery, Hope College, Michigan, on Thursday, October 6.

“Light Boxes/Dark Rooms” presents work by three contemporary Japanese artists, Shinji Ogawa, Tomoaki Shitara, and Ko Yamada, who explore basic themes in art such as the nature of imagery and the nature of looking. Their sources, which include Zen philosophy, postmodern theories, and contemporary film, demonstrate a sophisticated and erudite knowledge of the world.

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Composer, writer, and lecturer Michael Colgrass will be the focus of two October events at Ithaca College as the School of Music's 2005-6 Karel Husa Visiting Professor of Composition. In addition to the public events, Colgrass will provide individual instruction for composition students in the School of Music.

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Choral Collage This Weekend

Contributed by Erik Kibelsbeck on 10/03/2005 

The Ithaca College School of Music’s five choral ensembles will present a free joint concert on Sunday, October 9 at 3:00 p.m. in Ford Hall. Participating ensembles will be the Choir and Madrigal Singers under Lawrence Doebler’s direction, the Chorus and Women’s Chorale led by Elizabeth Swanson, and the Vocal Jazz Ensemble directed by Lauri Robinson-Keegan.

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