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Faculty Staff Meal Plan Reminder

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 02/07/2007 

Calling all faculty and staff, sign up for the Faculty / Staff Meal Plan and have lunch for only $5.00 per day!

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“Love – a wildly misunderstood although highly desired malfunction of heart which weakens the brain, causes eyes to sparkle, cheeks to glow, BLOOD PRESSURE to rise and the lips to pucker” – Author Unknown

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Why join us for the Nutrition and Fitness Fair?

You might want to have your cholesterol or body composition checked, or you might want to find out more about the Wellness Clinic or "BeneFits Your Life". Perhaps sampling healthy food appeals to you?
Join us - Tuesday, Feb 13th, 11:00a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Lobby

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On campus AA meeting

Contributed by Priscilla Quirk on 02/07/2007 

There is a new Thursday noontime A.A.meeting on campus that spreads the hope of recovery, and supports those who are struggling with sobriety.

Alcoholics Anonymous is a voluntary fellowship of men and women of all ages who meet together to attain and maintain sobriety. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

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The African Diaspora[1] minor is one of four minors that the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity was mandated to develop through a curricular focus on traditionally marginalized, under-represented, or misrepresented groups in the U.S. The point of such a focus is to prepare students to meet the increasingly complex demands of living in a multi-racial, multi-ethnic, and poly-cultural world.

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The spring semester is in full force and opportunities are plentiful. But, as they used to say about the lottery, you have to be in it to win it. Opportunity Knocks can help.

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Welcome to Intercom, Ithaca College's community information center.

Intercom is an online blog of news and events written by members of the Ithaca College community. Announcements of campus news, lectures, performances, and achievements are its heart and pulse.

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The Office of Marketing Communications invites you to attend upcoming workshops to learn how to use the College photo database and implement the graphic standards.

Using the Photo Database, presented by Jill Ahart
Tuesday, February 13, 11:00 a.m.-noon
Friends 110 Technology Classroom

Using the Graphic Standards Toolkit, presented by Peter Kilcoyne
Wednesday, February 14, 11:00 a.m.-noon
Friends 110 Technology Classroom

To register, send your name, department, and on-campus phone number to with "Workshop Registration" in the subject line. Space is limited, so please register early! Participants will receive an e-mail confirmation of their registration. Check Intercom for further workshops throughout the semester.

Biology Seminar: February 15

Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 02/07/2007 

Peter Piermarini, Cornell University
"Cellular mechanisms of ion regulation: From fish to fish food"

February 15
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

Everyone is welcome to attend!

Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm) in first floor lobby
*Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reuse, reduce, recycle!

The Park School of Communications invites the public to a screening of current, award-winning Korean independent short films in support of a research project by three Sungunkwan University students from Seoul, South Korea. An open discussion of the films will follow the screening. The event is free and open to the public.

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Bruce Thompson (Physics)and members of the Bioacoustics Laboratory at Cornell have received a grant of $39,000 from the International Fund for Animal Welfare.

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Win a Dorm Room Makeover!

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 02/07/2007 

Have you ever wished you could remake your dorm room without spending an absurd amount of money?

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Current, award-winning Korean independent short films being shown at Ithaca College on Feb. 10th. Free admission.

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Talent Auditions

Contributed by Cornell Woodson on 02/07/2007 

Talent Auditions for Fashion Show!

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Join IC’s newest and most lively living and learning community
Salsa on Sundays
Spanish language films on Thursdays
Mesa española on Tuesdays
and great community all week long!!!

Vecinos is accepting applications for the ’07-’08 academic year

Applications are available at the Office of Residential Life.

For more information, please contact Annette Levine:

"Sustainability Begins at Home: Using Less Energy in Our Houses and Vehicles" is the topic to be explored by Dr. Beth Parks from the Department of Physics at Colgate University. This presentation will be held on Wednesday, February 7th, at 3:00PM in the Center for Natural Sciences 204.

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Soprano Carol McAmis, a professor of voice at the Ithaca College School of Music, will present a free recital on Sunday, February 11 at 4pm in the Hockett Family Recital Hall. Pianist Diane Birr will collaborate on the program, which includes the “Hermit Songs” composed by Samuel Barber, “Twelve Poems of Emily Dickenson,” by Aaron Copland, and music by Hildegard von Bingen and Ralph Vaughan Williams.

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Violinist Byron Wallis will present a free recital of music for solo violin without accompaniment on February 10 at 8:15 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall. The program includes J. S. Bach’s Partita in b minor, Béla Bartok’s Sonata for solo violin, and Eugene Ysaye’s “Ballade.”

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On Wednesday, January 31, 2007 Ithaca College Dining Services hosted the IC Food Frenzy at Emerson Suites.

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On Thursday, February 8 “Hayavadana” by Girish Karnadwill be read at the Handwerker Gallery by members of the theater and English departments.

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