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2006 Senior Student Show

Contributed by Cheryl Kramer on 04/12/2006 

The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of the 2006 Senior Student Show on April 13. Showcasing the work of 32 students from the Departments of Art and Cinema and Photography, the exhibition includes works in a wide range of media and highlights the diversity of contemporary art practices at Ithaca College.

The public is invited to attend the opening reception from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 13. In addition, a catered Lunchtime Salon will be held in the Gallery on Tuesday, April 18 from noon to 2:00 p.m. to give students, faculty, staff and the public a chance to eat, drink and discuss work in the 2006 Senior Show. The exhibition runs through May 14. All Handwerker Gallery events are free and open to the public.

For further information please contact Cheryl Kramer, Handwerker Gallery Director, 274-3548.

Al Franken Tickets

Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 04/12/2006 

Nationally-syndicated radio talk show host and New York Times best selling author Al Franken will visit Ithaca on Wednesday, April 26. Franken, host of the “Al Franken Show” on Air America Radio, will broadcast his show live that day from noon to 3:00 p.m. from the Emerson Suites at Ithaca College. The live broadcast will be followed by a book-signing event.

There is no charge to be a part of the studio audience, but a ticket will be required.

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Professor of Politics Asma Barlas gave a talk at Columbia University on
Sacred Knowledge and Women's Rights in Islam on March 29th, as part
of the events organized in connection with Women's History Month.

On April 6th, she gave a lecture at Middlebury, Vermont, on Women,
Politics, and Islam: Rereading Islamic Sources. While there
was also invited to lead a discussion with students on her book,
"Believing Women" in Islam, which they were reading for one of
their classes.

The 9th Annual School of Business Golf Tournament will be held April 23 at Trumansburg Golf Course.

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Job Openings for Fall Semester

Contributed by Alyssa Cooper on 04/11/2006 

Do you need a JOB for the Fall ‘06 Semester?

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Election Reset -- You Must Revote

Contributed by Terry Martinez on 04/11/2006 

Due to an elections error there has been much confusion surrounding SGA and Senior Class elections.

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The Office of Residential Life is still accepting applications for students who are interested in moving off-campus for the 2006-2007 academic year.

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Please join us this Wednesday for a fascinating lecture and discussion about Buddhism from Tibet—its historical foundations, unique belief system and practice, and current political situation. This lecture will take place Wednesday, April 12, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in Textor 102.

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Daniel Breen, Department of English, presents a scholarly colloquium on Tuesday, April 18, from 12:10 to 1:00 p.m., in the Clark Lounge of the Campus Center. This presentation argues that the representations of historians in poetic texts contribute significantly to the conceptualization of the historian's social role in late medieval and early modern England.

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Daffodil Bulbs in Bloom

Contributed by Erica Weiss on 04/11/2006 

The AIDS Working Group invites the Ithaca College Community to enjoy the 12,000 daffodil bulbs that will be in bloom within the next few weeks.

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The Ithaca College Environmental Society (ICES), along with all its co-sponors, proudly announces Earth Week 2006!

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iMPrint Magazine: College Life's Internet Magazine, is featuring three new articles this week, including one on Cinemapolis, Ithaca's downtown, independent theater.

For up-to-the-minute iMPrint updates, sign up for a free subscription.

Here's a look at this week's stories...

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Taste of Asia

Contributed by Debra Meeker on 04/10/2006 

In Honor of Asian Heritage Month
IC Dining Services and the Asian Culture Club
would like to invite you to experience
Thursday, April 13, 2006
at Towers Dining Hall
This event will be during dinner which begins at 4:30 p.m.

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ePortfolio Drop In Hours

Contributed by Beth Rugg on 04/10/2006 

Do you need to create an ePortfolio for class? Have you tried but hit a road block? Not sure about adding documents to your ePortfolio?

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We are still accepting registrations for a Weight Watchers at Work group here on campus. Time is running out, though, for the opportunity to join a supportive group of co-workers before the hot summer months settle in.

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Strongest Ever is an hour-long documentary profiling Becca Swanson, the strongest woman in the world. The premiere will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at 7:30 p.m. in Park Auditorium. The screening is free and open to the public.

The film details the passion, pain, and endless dedication necessary to become the strongest ever.

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New Free Class!
Wednesdays 6-7:30pm in the IC Fitness Center aerobics room until the end of the semester. This is a great way to get out and learn how to dance salsa.

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ICAMA Brings Home Awards

Contributed by Scott Erickson on 04/10/2006 

The IC chapter of the American Marketing Association won two awards at this year's International Collegiate Conference

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Peg Adams to Retire

Contributed by Kate Brown on 04/10/2006 

Submitted for: Dr. Roger Richardson, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Campus Life

Peg Adams, Associate Director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs, has announced that she will retire on May 31, 2006.

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Peer Career Advisors needed

Contributed by Robert Earl on 04/10/2006 

The Career Services Office is now accepting applications to become a Peer Career Advisor for 2006-2007. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 14 2006 at 5:00 p.m. Applications are available at or in the Career Services Office (located in Gannett Center on the first floor).

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