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5 Days Left for WebCT

Contributed by Beth Rugg on 01/06/2009 

On Monday January 12, 2009, The WebCT courseware system will no longer be available.

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Assistant professor Annette Levine's book, Cry For Me, Argentina: The Performance of Trauma in the Short Narratives of Aida Bortnik, Griselda Gambaro, and Tununa Mercado, was recently released by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press.

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On behalf of the search committee for the vice president for enrollment management, I am pleased to announce that three finalists will visit campus for interviews during the next several weeks.

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When asked where you were when the first African-American president was inaugurated -- you will be able to say: "I was at Ithaca College in the Emerson Suites, watching with a few hundred of my closest friends!"

Television coverage of the inauguration will be on display in Emerson Suites between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 20, 2009.

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Start your year off right. Come back to campus for MLK Day 2009 on Monday, January 19.

You won't want to miss these great learning opportunities offered by IC faculty and staff. You can't beat an opportunity to learn without being graded or having homework -- so sign up and plan to attend!

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Your resolution: "Make the World a Better Place" -- It’s not too late to sign up to participate in the community service activities on January 19, 2009, the MLK Day 09 "Day On, Not a Day Off."

Your resolution: "Learn More about Issues of Social Justice" -- It's not too late to plan to attend one of the many educational workshops scheduled for January 19, 2009. Sign up in advance to help us ensure that we have room for everyone who wants to attend.

Your resolution: "Become More Involved in the Arts" -- Mark your calendar to attend the MLK Day 09 School of Music concert at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall on Monday, January 19, 2009.

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Faculty members: did you teach a course in the fall using Blackboard and want to move the content into your spring course? It's easy!

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Faculty members must submit all final grades for the fall 2008 semester online by 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 23, 2008.

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Ithaca College remains officially open. Because of the severe weather currently impacting the region, however, we want to remind the campus community of our closing policies and procedures. As per the Ithaca College Policy Manual, weather conditions, no matter how extreme, normally will not close the College when classes are in session. Classes or specific activities may be delayed or canceled without an official closing.

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Ithaca College in the Media

Contributed by Anonymous on 12/18/2008 

Quoted in the media: faculty members Kim Gregson and Michael McCall.

For more information on the following articles, please visit the IC in the Media page at the Office of Media Relations:

IC in the Media

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Fitness Center Reminder

Contributed by Kathy Farley on 12/18/2008 

The Fitness Center and the building will close for winter break at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 19.

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The Student Leadership Institute (SLI) is a series of interactive workshops designed to help students develop and refine personal leadership skills. This campus program is coordinated by staff in the Center for Student Leadership and Involvement, which is seeking presenters from our campus community.

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The IC Toastmasters Club will meet on Tuesday, January 6, at 9:00 a.m. in the Cayuga Lake Room, Campus Center.

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At this time of year, we're all in the giving and caring spirit. Keep that spirit going by signing up to participate in the service projects occurring as part of MLK Day 2009 on January 19.

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Instructional Development Fund (IDF) grants support direct course improvement as well as interdisciplinary projects.

Proposals are due in the Office of the Associate Provost by February 15, 2009, for spring and summer implementation and April 15 for summer and fall implementation.

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The Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology was well represented at the annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, held in Chicago November 18-20, 2008.

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Asma Barlas has published "Engaging Islamic Feminism: Provincializing Feminism as a Master Narrative," in Anitta Kynsilheto (ed.) "Islamic Feminism: Current Perspectives," Tampere Peace Research Institute Occasional Paper No. 96 (Finland, 2008).

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Mead Loop, associate professor in the Department of Journalism, teamed up with sophomore journalism major Maura Gladys to conduct research on the credibility and practices of the reporters who cover fantasy sports -- the first such research of its kind in the country.

Their work is featured in the December issue of Quill magazine, the national publication of the Society of Professional Journalists.

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Zachary Tomanelli '11, a journalism major, had an article published in Sporting Kid magazine's fall 2008 issue. The article, entitled "Wanted: Trustworthy Volunteers," deals with embezzlement in youth sports leagues. Tomanelli wrote the article for his journalism research class, which required students to write a 20-page, magazine-style article on a topic of their choice.

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Please send in your completed pledge cards for the United Way to Karen McGavin in Job Hall by this Friday, December 19. You will feel rewarded that you are helping folks in our greater community through your donation -- and you will be placed into a drawing for one of three Apple iPods! There will be a winner in the new giver, repeat giver, and increased giver categories.

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