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Shuhan Duo In Concert

Contributed by Erik Kibelsbeck on 10/30/2006 

The Shuhan Duo--flutist Elizabeth Shuhan and Alex Shuhan playing the French horn--will be joined by pianist Jennifer Hayghe for a free recital entitled “Sonatas, Musings, and Trios” on Thursday, November 2 at 7:00 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall at Ithaca College. Their program includes a trio by Madeline Dring, “Musings for Horn and Piano” by IC faculty composer Dana Wilson, Prokofiev’s flute sonata, and duos by Johannes Brahms.

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As we make that transition from Fall to Winter, now is the perfect time to dig through your drawers or sort through your closet and find those clothes that you never wear or those blankets you never use and donate them to those in need this Winter season!

Help Tompkins County meet its goal of collecting 2,000 blankets to keep Ithaca residents warm this season by participating in the Share the Warmth campaign right here on campus.

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On Thursday, November 2 at 7:00p.m. in the Park Auditorium, IC will present a public screening of "An Inconvenient Truth", the acclaimed documentary about global warming. This film screening will be followed by a faculty-led discussion forum about climate change, global warming, sustainability, and personal action.

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All are welcome to the Klingenstein Lounge where we will hear the three finalists speak on the topic "Privacy and Freedom in the Information Age."

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Tickets for this year's Cortaca Jug football game will go on sale at 7 pm on Oct. 30 on both Ithaca and Cortland's campuses.

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Submitted for Cheryl A. Freer

We are pleased to update you on Ithaca College’s participation in Emeriti Retirement Health Solutions. The College joins with 40 other colleges and universities in this higher education consortium providing unique, affordable, sustainable, and quality solutions to the important issues surrounding retiree health care. In the first stage of implementation eligible retirees who are 65 and over have the option this fall of enrolling in one of the Emeriti retiree medical plan options for coverage effective January 1, 2007. As we move forward through several stages of implementation of this new plan, we encourage both active faculty and staff members and retirees to learn about this new benefit by reading the communications, attending informational meetings, and taking advantage of informational resources through the Emeriti call center and website.

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"Unseen Hands: Women Printers, Binders, and Books Designers," an exhibition catalog written by Rebecca Warren Davidson (Art History) has won the Arline Custer Memorial Award of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) for the best publication of 2005.

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Applications for Bookstore student employment for winter break are now being accepted.

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On Halloween – Tuesday, October 31st from 5pm-7pm, Ithaca College is hosting its first annual Trick Or Eat!: A trick or treat for hunger.

We are looking for volunteers that are willing to canvas assigned areas on the South Hill, collecting canned food from local residents. The donations will be given to a local soup kitchen. We are also looking for volunteers who are willing to drive, and pick up the collected food from students in the neighborhood and bring it back to IC. If you are interested, contact Alex Rosenblatt at or (973) 943 8803.

SGA Resolution

Contributed by Terry Martinez on 10/27/2006 

Despite a history of efforts to improve appreciation of diversity on campus, incidents of bias and student concerns about such bias still persist.

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Documentary Producer Susannah Ludwig ’93 will screen her film, Stolen, on November 8. Stolen features the fascinating and outrageous story of the largest unsolved art heist in American history.

Susannah Ludwig '93, Producer of Stolen
Screening of Film and Q&A Session
Wednesday, Nov. 8
7:30 p.m.
Park Auditorium

Sponsored by the Roy H. Park School of Communications

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Have you noticed?

Contributed by Deborah Emnett on 10/27/2006 

  • The United Way campaign at Ithaca College is a very important COMMUNITY event.
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The Holiday Season is right around the corner!

The annual Thanksgiving Food Drive will begin on November 3rd and will end on November 17th. Look for the containers with the bright colored turkey to make your donations of non-perishable food items.

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The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to announce the next reading of its Fall 2006 “Thursdays at the Handwerker” series on November 2nd at 7:00 p.m. The reading, themed “Transitions,” will feature Professor David Flanagan and senior Jamey DeOrio of the Department of Writing. An open reading will follow; faculty, students, staff and members of the community are encouraged to participate. All genres are welcome.

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The "Out of the Closet and onto the Screen" film series continues on Wednesday, November 1, with a showing of "Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria" at 7:00 p.m. in Textor 103.

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A forum on Sex and Sexual Orientation Discrimination in Sport will be held on Thursday, November 2nd at 7:00 pm in Textor 103.

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Liz Norton, Supervisor of the Adult and Long-Term Care Services Unit in Tompkins County will be guest speaker for the Caregiver Education and Support Group meeting on November 3rd, Noon - 1:00 p.m. in room 413 CHS.

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The last chance to Rent-a-Rower

Contributed by Becky Robinson on 10/27/2006 

The men's and women's crew will take orders for workers until November 2. On the afternoon of November 4 we are prepared to tackle most any job you have including, but not limited to, raking leaves, digging ditches, moving furniture, cleaning garages, painting fences, etc.

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Please join President Peggy Williams as she welcomes the Ithaca College community and Vietnam veterans, Dave Juers, who served in the U.S. Army from 1969-70.

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Scholarship Information Week

Contributed by Shawna Fulkerson on 10/27/2006 

Don't miss out on information about endowed scholarships available to you at Ithaca College!

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