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The Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Hege, music director, and violinist Elmar Oliveira will present the second concert in the “Ensembles Great and Small” Ithaca College Concerts season. Oliveira will perform the Barber violin concerto, and the orchestra will offer Mendelssohn’s fourth symphony and Respighi’s “Roman Festivals.”

The concert takes place Monday, February 2, at 8:15 p.m. in Ford Hall.

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The web marketing team will be attending an off-site retreat on the afternoon of Friday, January 30. Thus, if you would like your Intercom story to appear in Monday morning's e-mail roundup, you will need to submit your story no later than noon today.

If you have any questions, please e-mail

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The School of Humanities and Sciences and the Department of Writing are pleased to present The New York Times film critic A. O. Scott as part of this semester's Distinguished Visiting Writers series. He will give a lecture, entitled "Criticism as a Way of Life," at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 3, in Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Ithaca College in the Media

Contributed by Anonymous on 01/29/2009 

Quoted in the media: staff and faculty members John Henderson and Donald Beachler. 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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On behalf of the search committee for the vice president for enrollment management, I am pleased to announce the visit of our next finalist.

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As a lead-in to the Climate Change "Teach-In," the film The 11th Hour will be shown on Wednesday, February 4, at 7:00 p.m. in the Clark Lounge of Campus Center. This event is free and open to the public.

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As a lead-in to the Climate Change "Teach-In," the ground-breaking film An Inconvenient Truth will be shown on Tuesday, February 3, at 7:00 p.m. in Textor 101. This event is free and open to the public.

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On Thursday, February 5, in the Emerson Suites of Campus Center, Ithaca College will host a daylong "Teach-In" on the political, social, environmental, and economic impacts of climate change.

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Karel A. Schat, Cornell University
"Bird Flu, Birds, and Us: Insights into the Spread of the Virus and Disease in Birds"

Thursday, February 5
4:00 p.m.
CNS 115

A reception will take place before the lecture, from 3:45 to 4:00 p.m. in the first-floor lobby. Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reduce, reuse, recycle

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Due to the Ithaca Diving Invitational on Sunday, February 1, the pool will be closed for open swim. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Nate Brisley at

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CTC's First General Body Meeting

Contributed by Robert Crawford on 01/29/2009 

First General Body Meeting will be February 3rd

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The search is on for the 2009 Peer Leaders for the AES/OMA Summer Institute.

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ITS is pleased to pass along information from Microsoft regarding the Home Use Program (HUP) for faculty and staff. This program provides an opportunity for faculty and staff to work at home with the same Microsoft products they use at the office.

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Shabbat Services Every Friday

Contributed by Melinda Butler on 01/29/2009 

All are welcome!

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Have you filed for financial aid yet for next year? If not, here's how:

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In light of a recent virus outbreak on campus computers, ITS would like all faculty and staff to take a few moments to make sure that McAfee VirusScan software is up to date.

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County has developed a terrific resource to help you save energy -- and money! -- in your home. This program features quick and easy tips and low- and even NO-cost ways to reduce your energy costs. The program features lots of do-it-yourself videos, as well as printable factsheets and instructions.

The Sustainability at Ithaca group has made a special arrangement with Cooperative Extension to make FREE CDs of this terrific program available to interested members of the IC community.

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Monday February 2nd 7pm Williams 225!
SPEAKER: Heather Stone, MPH

I am the Program Manager for Cornell's Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors (BCERF). Our program is working on a project called The Estrogen Connection. With the help from Ithaca College students and professors we developed 3 short video clips demonstrating simple steps students can make to reduce their exposure to environmental estrogens in everyday products. Here are the links to the videos:

MAKE-UP: Breast Cancer and The Estrogen Connection

_PLASTICS: Breast Cancer and The Estrogen Connection

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Colleges Against Cancer is calling out to anyone who is fighting cancer or who is a cancer survivor in order to form a "Survivor Network." With this network, the committee plans to put together events such as Family Fun Nights, so the families of survivors can get away from the stress that treatments have caused for a night. The Survivorship Committee of College's Against Cancer works hard on these events, so it's bound to be a good time for all!

If you are interested, or if you know someone who might like to participate please contact

Created Equal designs and implements projects to promote social justice and equality specifically targeting issues of homophobia faced by the LGBTQA community.

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