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Native American Student Association will host a social featuring the Allegany River Dancers on Thursday, November 20, at 7:00pm in Emerson Suites. DINNER IS PROVIDED!

The Allegany River Indian Dancers are a Native American dance group that showcases the traditional songs and dances of the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Indians. The general performances incorporate many aspects of Native American culture.

The Seneca language and culture pertaining to the origin of the songs and dances are shared in the program narratives. All performers wear traditional Native American regalia. All the music is performed live and the show is as educational as it is entertaining.  

One highlight of the show is the Iroquois Smoke Dance, a very fast contest dance. Also featured is the Hoop Dance, a beautiful story telling dance in which the dancer uses hoops to make various designs and shapes to represent birds, animals and themes from nature.

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Do you want to gain valuable communications experience while helping communicate vital information to the Ithaca College campus? Join SGA's Communications Committee!

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COATS FOR HUMANITY

Contributed by Morgan Gatzemeyer on 11/19/2014 

Bring back all your gently used coats from Thanksgiving Break and donate them to a good cause!

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See below or Click Here to view Dining Services' Hours of Operation for Thanksgiving Break. 

Students... Staying on campus during the Thanksgiving Break?

Click here to order meals!

 

Questions? Let us know! dine@ithaca.edu. 

Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

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"Sexual assault and abuse survivors who receive positive social support are less likely to develop post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, or substance abuse issues."

In this interactive article in SH101, "Profile of a Friend", you can click on the various elements to learn about: 

  • What not to do
  • Your approach
  • Reporting
  • Available resources
  • and more

Here's the link:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

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Are you interested in participating in interfaith dialogue, learning more about other faiths, and exploring your own beliefs? Join the brand new (woo!!) Interfaith Learning Community on the 2nd floor of Terrace 5 in the 2015-2016 school year.

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South Hill Forest Products is now offering their local, all-natural fall honey for sale; perfect for holiday gifts! This honey was made in Ithaca College's own beehives without the use of any chemicals, and was processed and bottled by Ithaca College students -- you can't get more local than that! We are also offering our homemade beeswax salves.

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 Craving delicious Thanksgiving food but can't wait for the holidays? IC Art's Ink has the next best thing with some adorable (but edible) Candy Turkeys! So come join us this Thursday, Nov 20th, at 7pm in Williams 221 and learn how to make your very own candy turkeys out of cookies, caramel, Peanut Butter cups and candy corn. It may not be a thanksgiving feast, but by the time you finish you'll find it hard to gobble them up!

It's not too late to give or receive... we are still collecting non-perishable food items to help families in need during the holiday season and we are still accepting applications for assistance.

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 Wed. Nov. 19th @ 12-12:50pm, Taughannock Falls Room, 3rd Floor Campus Center

Cathy J. Saloff-Coste, MS, RDN, CDN, Dietitian/Nutritionist in private practice for over 12 years and the nutrition consultant for students at Ithaca College, will discuss what it really means to eat well and how you can achieve a sustainable, balanced approach to nutrition that promotes vibrant health now and in the future.

 

 

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PLATANOS, COLLARD GREENS, Y CALLALOO

Contributed by Emily Ramos on 11/18/2014 

PODER is collaborating with the Caribbean Students Association and the Latin American Studies Department to bring Platanos, Collard Greens, Y Callaloo to Ithaca College on December 1st in Emerson Suites at 7PM! This event is free and open to the PUBLIC!

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Communicating with others - peers, faculty and staff, supervisors and colleagues at internships or jobs, or the general public - is something you do every day, so make sure you're doing it professionally. The impressions you make on people can have tremendous impacts on your ability to be successful in the working world. Come to this workshop to learn everything from e-mail and cell phone etiquette, to dining and meeting expectations, to what you should wear in various settings.

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Seats are available in three courses this spring to help first-year and sophomore students get the most out of IC. All are listed in Homer under Interdisciplinary Studies Programs.

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 The Fitness Center will be operating with reduced hours in observance of Thanksgiving Break.  Our Thanksgiving Break hours will be as follows:

Friday 11/21 - 7:00am - 2:00pm

Saturday 11/22 - CLOSED

Sunday 11/23 - CLOSED

Monday 11/24 - 11:00am - 2:00pm

Tuesday 11/25 - 11:00am - 2:00pm

Wednesday 11/26 - Sunday 11/30 - CLOSED

We will resume our regular academic year hours on Monday 12/1/14.

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If you will be studying abroad in the winter or spring of 2015 on an affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program, and you have not yet met an adviser in the Office of International Programs (OIP) to go over required Ithaca College paperwork, please be sure to schedule an appointment ASAP. In addition to meeting with an adviser in the OIP, all students going abroad on an affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program must attend two study abroad orientations.

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Seats are still available for the spring 2015 semester in a number of newly designated  ICC courses.

ICC Identities Theme:
ARTH28300  American Visual Culture: 1690-1960 (CA)
ENGL21900 Shakespeare (HM)
THEA19601 The Others: Class, Race, and Gender in Drama and Performance (CA, HM)

ICC Inquiry, Imagination, and Innovation Theme:
ENGL21900 Shakespeare (HM)

ICC Power and Justice Theme:
THEA19601 The Others: Class, Race, and Gender in Drama and Performance (CA, HM)

ICC Capstone:
MGMT42100 Strategic Management

To register or obtain full course information, go to HomerConnect.

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Study abroad next summer!

Contributed by Rachel Gould on 11/18/2014 

Are you looking to do something exciting next summer? Consider one of Ithaca College's summer study abroad programs! During Summer 2015, we will be offering a variety of programs across the globe. Summer study abroad is a great way to expand your horizons and satisfy degree requirements without missing a full semester on campus!

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As Thanksgiving break approaches we would like to remind everyone that parking rules and regulations are in effect 24/7, all year round.

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IC Fit Kids Is Back!

Contributed by Judy Mauk on 11/18/2014 

IC FIT KIDS: Personalized one on one training customized to help your child reach their fitness goals at the Ithaca College Robert R. Colbert Wellness Clinic!

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Faculty can now create Sakai course sites for the Winter 2015 and Spring 2015 terms. 

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