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Provost Benjamin Rifkin will present a bilingual Russian poetry reading at Ithaca College on Wednesday, February 24, at 4pm in Job Hall, room 160.  The presentation is sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, and the Department of English.

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On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016, from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. in the Emerson Suites, students are invited to participate in a Master Class conducted by one of the great minds of our time, Dr. Derald Wing Sue. acclaimed author of Microaggressions in Everyday Life, Dr. Derald Wing Sue will share his current and past research on the topics of Race, Culture and Microaggressions. This event is hosted by the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity.

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is hosting candidates for the position of Director of Teaching and Learning with Technology over the next few weeks. Here are the confirmed sessions for the first two candidates:

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Ithaca College is one of the most storied NCAA Division III athletic programs in the country, and one program in particular is set to celebrate an accomplishment that only two other Division III institutions can lay claim to. IC is in the midst of its 50th year of women’s basketball on campus and only Elizabethtown College (88 years) and Frostburg State University (52 years) have participated in the sport for a longer period of time.

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As noted in President Rochon and Vice President Hector’s recent announcement, this month’s Dollars and $ense will be solely devoted to the recently approved FY 2016-2017 budget. This session will be two hours long to allow enough time for Q&A after VP Hector presents budget information in detail.

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In recognition of Digital Learning Day and Use Technology to Learn Every Day (February 17th), we’d like to recognize the college’s partnership with lynda.com, an online video training and professional development resource. 

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Go global this summer!

Contributed by Rachel Gould on 02/18/2016 

Are you looking to do something exciting this summer? Consider one of Ithaca College's summer study abroad programs! During the summer of 2016, 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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The J.J. Staff Scholar Award Committee is pleased to announce that four Ithaca College staff members are recipients of the J.J. Staff Scholar Award for the spring 2016 semester.

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Teladoc Live Webcast Event!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 02/18/2016 

Join us for HealthyU's "power up" livecast where you'll learn how to get started with Teladoc so you'll be in the know when you need to access care.

In just 10-15 minutes, you’ll learn:

  • How to activate your account
  • Connect with Teladoc
  • Request a consult

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Are you interested in studying abroad? Come learn more about your affiliated study abroad options at our info sessions.  Representatives from two of our affiliated partner organizations will be on campus next week to share information about their program options.

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Submitted by Tanya R. Saunders, Assistant Provost

Are you interested in an internship experience in beautiful Washington, DC? If so, please attend the information session scheduled for Tuesday, February 23 at 4:30 p.m. in 312 Job Hall.

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Career Services is pleased to welcome Andrew Grazioli from Level Solar to campus on Thursday, February 25, 2016.

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Ithaca College’s Task Force on Meals & Entertainment has developed a proposed policy on the utilization of Ithaca College funds for meals, receptions, alcohol, etc. in order to help us be more purposeful, efficient, and equitable about how we spend on food and under what circumstances.  The College’s Institutional Effectiveness and Budget Committee (IEBC) has reviewed the policy and is working with the Task Force to share the proposal with the campus community in order to solicit community feedback.

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Career Services is pleased to welcome IC alum, Mr. Scott Rothschild from Kenmont & Kenwood Campus to campus on Wednesday, February 24, 2016.

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Due to safety concerns regarding fire safety and the potential for serious injuries to riders, self- balancing scooters, or hoverboards will not be allowed to be charged, operated, possessed, or stored in any residential hall or apartment on the Ithaca College campus. This policy is being instituted immediately based on recent reports of fires and explosions that have occurred from faulty lithium batteries. Students with hoverboards will have one week from today to send the item home or make alternative storage arrangements. The Office of Environmental and Emergency Management and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission are investigating the cause of fires and the risks associated with this product. In addition, the National Fire Protection Association and the New York State Office of Fire Prevention have issued safety alerts and warnings. 

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Do you want to talk about sex on campus and sexual assault? Please join us for a student-facilitated, student-only discussion WEDS MARCH 30 at 7:00pm in Clark Lounge in the Campus Center. 

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Dr. Mary Lourdes Silva would like your participation to complete a quick anonymous survey on the ICC ePortfolio requirement. 

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Dr. Mary Lourdes Silva would like your participation to complete a quick anonymous survey on the ICC ePortfolio requirement. For further information about this study or if you wish to participate in an interview about the ICC ePortfolio requirement, contact Dr. Silva at msilva@ithaca.edu.

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Food For Thought! Tonight at 7

Contributed by Keyana Taffe on 02/18/2016 

 We are dedicated to kids who are denied access to education, proper nutrition and basic living necessities! And we want you! To discuss the national and local problems currently going on and join us in the fight against hunger. We meet at 7 pm on Thursdays in Friends 201. We usually have food or fun games!

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Stephen Tropiano is serving as a judge for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for the College Television Awards and Academy Honors.

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