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Apple Fest Celebration - Thursday

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 09/24/2007 

Hungry for apples? We are too!

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Award-winning essayist and novelist Scott Russell Sanders will give two public presentations at Ithaca College as part of the Distinguished Visiting Writers Series, hosted by the Department of Writing. Sanders will deliver a lecture, titled "Honoring the Ordinary," on Tuesday, September 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall. On Thursday, September 27, he will give a reading from his works at 7:30 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall. Both events are free and open to the public.

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The Bookstore's online textbook adoption system will be available on Friday, September 28, for the spring 2008 semester. The online textbook adoption window will be open from September 28 through October 30.
Online Textbook Adoption System

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Join us for the Career Services' 9th Annual Graduate and Professional School Fair on Tuesday, October 2nd from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. There will be over 130 schools in attendance with representatives from various graduate and professional programs who want to talk with you!

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A project headed by physics department chair Bruce Thompson and Peter Wrege, senior research associate at Cornell's Laboratory of Ornithology, to monitor elephant behavior in response to seismic exploration activities using a combined acoustic and seismic method was funded in December 2006. Professor Thompson and IC student Nik Batruch '08 traveled with Wrege to Gabon in March 2007 and installed listening units at ten sites.

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Hold off on getting that haircut just a little bit longer!

For the fifth year in a row, Hillel will have professional barbers on campus to cut your hair on Monday, November 5, in the North Foyer of Campus Center.

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Noted environmental author and social critic Bill McKibben will speak on "Building the Climate Movement" on Wednesday, September 26, at 7:00 p.m. This event will take place in David Call Auditorium in Kennedy Hall at Cornell University.

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The second of our fall series of Sustainability Cafés will take place at 4:00 p.m. in Friends Hall room 201. Tina Nilsen-Hodges and Elan Shapiro, educators from EcoVillage at Ithaca, will consider the spectrum of sustainability solutions as a system of complementary strategies that we can engage with more consciously -- and sustainably -- rather than in a piecemeal or overwhelmed way.

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Tour Spain - This Friday!

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 09/24/2007 

Flight: 1101 Ithaca Airlines. Destination: Spain.

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Apple Fest Celebration - Thursday

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 09/24/2007 

Hungry for apples? We are too!

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Sarah Hawkins, program coordinator for recreational sports, will be offering a series of workshops to train group exercise instructors.

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The Office of Admission would like to inform the IC Community that on Saturday, September 29, we will have our first Open House program for the fall semester.

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Public Safety Alert

Contributed by Joanne Hindman on 09/23/2007 

A resident of Ithaca College's East Tower residence hall reported waking up at about 8:05 a.m. on Saturday, September 22, and finding that an unknown person or persons had stolen a purse from the room. The resident also reported that no force had been used to enter the room.

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Wixarika Art and Culture

Contributed by Paula Turkon on 09/23/2007 

Rosendo Carillo de la Rosa, a Wixarika Indian (more commonly known as Huichol) and traditional artist from Jalisco, Mexico, will share his traditional art and culture in an interactive beading workshop on Thursday, September 27, at 7:00 p.m. in Friends 209.

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College was a real turning point for Jack Dembow '77. "It was a great opportunity to transition from a geeky high schooler into a thoughtful adult," he says. "I've been blessed with a wonderful life, and I attribute a large part of my success to my Ithaca College experience."

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If you haven't changed your email password recently, ITS recommends that you do so soon and regularly.

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As a part of the Student Leadership Institute, Meg Nowak will present a free session, entitled "Six Pillars of Self-Esteem," on Thursday, September 27, from 12:10 to 1:05 p.m. in the Clark Lounge.

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As a part of the Student Leadership Institute, Kelly Stevens will present a free session, entitled "Exploring Values as a Basis for Leadership," on Wednesday, September 26, at 7:00 p.m. in Klingenstein Lounge.

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As a part of the Student Leadership Institute, John Bradac will present a free session entitled “Work and Life Values: Where Do They Fit For Me?” on Tuesday, September 25 at 12:10 – 1:05 p.m. in the Clark Lounge.

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Have You Been To the Tower Club?

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 09/21/2007 

Located on the beautiful campus of Ithaca College, Tower Club Restaurant is Ithaca's best-kept secret, boasting a beautiful view of Cayuga Lake and the city of Ithaca.

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