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Oxford Round Table

Contributed by Tina Bennett on 10/19/2005 

Frank W. Musgrave, Economics, was one of forty-four participants from

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CPR/AED Class Schedule

Contributed by Kathy Farley on 10/19/2005 

The following adult CPR/AED classes are available through the AED Committee and will be held in Hill 53. The class training schedule is also located on the AED website

Sunday, October 23rd, Noon to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 13th, 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 4th, Noon to 5:00 p.m.

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Flu Vaccination Clinic Dates at Hammond Health Center are as follows:

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Love Computers? Need Money?

Contributed by Beth Rugg on 10/18/2005 

Are you the person everyone calls when they get a trojan virus? Have you helped your parents install their new HP DeskJet printer? Do you spend your free time designing your website? Then Information Technology Services is looking for you!

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The results from the library's straw poll on ideological diversity (including your comments) are posted at

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Have you wondered what all the buzz is about sustainability on campus? Come to the Campus Center for Campus Sustainability Day from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 26 and find out! There will be displays, demonstrations, and presentations about all the many campus activities related to sustainability. The day-long event will feature a two-hour national webcast, “A Six-Pack of Sustainability Lessons,” and an evening talk by noted economist and author, John Ikerd, on “The Economy and Ecology of Sustainability.”

Campus Sustainability Day is an annual observance sponsored by the Society of College and University Planning (SCUP), which will host the webcast.

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Susan Allen-Gil has received a certificate of nomination for the Professor of the Year program, jointly sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support for Education (CASE) and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

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Mileage Reimbursement Rate Increase

Contributed by Ann Martin on 10/18/2005 

Effective October 12, 2005, the standard mileage reimbursement rate used to reimburse travelers and employees for the use of their privately-owned vehicles for college business travel has increased to 48.5 cents per mile.

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The New York Campus Compact is sponsoring a workshop for faculty interested in integrating service-learning into coursework. The workshop will be held on November 7, 2005 at LeMoyne College in Syracuse. As a member of the compact, the registration fee is $35. Interested individuals may register online at

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Change Your World

Contributed by Mark Darling on 10/18/2005 

Attention West Tower residents! Resource Reps from REMP will be coming to your door with a offer that can change your world; give us an incandescent light bulb and we will give you an energy efficient compact flourescent lamp in exchange.

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The Exercise Professional Majors Club (EPMC) has teamed up with Samantha Palmer (RA) to put together a program for residents of Terrace 2 to actively learn about health and wellness.

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Jason Hamilton and John Confer represented the Biology Department, the Program for Environmental Studies, and the CNS Sustainability group at the NYS Outdoor Educators Association in Ithaca, NY.

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Resources for Effective Advising, the second in a series of three workshops on academic advising, takes place on Wednesday, October 19th from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Clark Lounge of the Campus Center. Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Center for Faculty Excellence, this workshop is open to all.

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Game Night

Contributed by Joseph Anderson on 10/17/2005 

Chess and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

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The second workshop in our series on academic advising is scheduled for Wednesday, October 19th at 4:00 p.m. in Clark Lounge. Susanne Morgan will discuss “Resources for Effective Advising.”

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Don’t miss the last four events in the lecture series, "The Caribbean: Migration and Race."

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The Ithaca College Investment Club is a mutual fund run by a student organization named the Core Trading Consultants (CTCs). This organization is responsible for the management of the mutual fund’s assets which are approaching $10,000.

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Susan Allen-Gil (Ithaca College), Walker, Liz (EcoVillage of Ithaca), Thomas, Garry (Ithaca College), Shevory, Thomas (Ithaca College), and Shapiro, Elan (EcoVillage of Ithaca). 2005.

"Forming a community partnership to enhance education in sustainability."
International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education, 6(4):392-402. View the abstract at

Join us for NCAAW events - comedian Mikee D, Mocktails and More, Drive Drunk on the Quad, X-box Tournament and more - during the week of October 24 - 29, 2005.

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Ithaca College will be observing National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week during the week of October 24 to 29. A wide variety of educational events and activities will occur on campus. Although these events are primarily for students, facutly and staff are welcome to attend.

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