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IC Theatre will share the story of Homer’s "The Odyssey" transported to the modern world in “Anon(ymous),” written by Naomi Iizuka. Guest directed by Jen Wineman, the production tells the tale of shipwrecked Anon as he considers what it means to be an immigrant in America, searching for home while steering his way though chaos, cruelty and temptation.

Performances will run in the Clark Theatre in Dillingham Center at 8 p.m. on December 1, 3, 4 and 5, as well as at 2 p.m. on December 5 and 6. “Anon(ymous)” is suitable for school-aged children; in fact, the play was originally commissioned by a children’s theatre company.

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Print Production is reducing our inventory of certain paper stocks, while supplies last!

Most of these high quality papers are in reams of 500 sheets and perfect for resumes and project reports.  Share a pack with your friends.

The Department of Print Production Services is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am – 5:00pm.  We are located in the Ctr for Public Safety and General Services Building and accept credit, cash, checks and ID Express. 

 

All students are welcome to attend a Pathways training to learn to identify and respond to a person who might be experiencing distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.

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Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, are you still trying to plan how you will make it home for break? Ever thought about sharing the ride home with a fellow classmate? It’s easy! Simply log on to www.zimride.com/ithaca, sign up or update your profile and post a ride. You will be amazed how quickly you will find matches!


When you post a new ride on Ithaca College’s Zimride network November 1 – 30, you will automatically be entered into the 2015 Zimride by Enterprise Thanksgiving Post a Ride Sweepstakes and have a chance to win a $200 MasterCard gift card.  So wherever you need to go, Zimride can help get you home in time for Thanksgiving.  Post your ride today!

Gobble Gobble!

 

For official contest rules click here.

December 2, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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All faculty and staff are welcome to attend a Pathways training to learn to identify and respond to a student who might be experiencing academic or other distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.

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Finalists for the position of Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences will be on campus soon and we ask that you save the dates for the open campus meetings.

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This Tuesday (11/17), the Department of Writing's Handwerker Reading Series will feature readings of creative prose by faculty writer Professor Catherine Taylor and student writers Kimberly Nicolas and Gretchen Hohmeyer. This reading will take place at 6:00pm in the Handwerker Gallery (Gannett Center) and will feature the following writers:

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Do you have a passion that could become a business? Come to the BOLD Conference on December 5th from 9:30am-2:30pm in Emerson Suites to learn leadership skills from some of the best entrepreneurs. Students who attend BOLD can receive SLI credit in any of the three major SLI tracks. 

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Want to win a $25 gift card to Miracle Nails, $20 gift card to Le Nails or a Free Haircut from Supercuts? Stop by North Foyer on Monday, November 16th from 10 am - 5 pm to enter to win. Raffle tickets are $1 for 1 or $5 for 6. Want a manicure that day? Sign up for a maniCURE here!

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1en1XJUnVGIpuAl00PZRyCxz4fLV5TvuMNUkXJO-49VQ/viewform

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Please join us for a talk with Rebecca Metzler, Colgate University: Composition and Structure of Oyster Cement  Provides Unique Materials Properties

 

Rebecca Metzlera, Rebecca Rista, Erik M. Albertsb, Jonathan J. Wilkerb,c

aDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, Colgate University, 13 Oak Dr., Hamilton, NY 13346 bDepartment of Chemistry, Purdue University, 560 Oval Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47907 cSchool of Materials Engineering, Purdue University, 701 West Stadium Ave., West Lafayette, IN 4907

 

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Please join the Chemistry Department in welcoming Prof. Barbara Baird, Cornell University, on Tuesday, November 17th in CNS 333 @ 4 pm.

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The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is providing notice of a fraud scheme that has been reported as targeting students at several colleges and universities.  Please be aware if you encounter something similar that it is not legitimate and report specifics to the Office of Public Safety at 607-274-3333.

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Registration is now open for the December offering of the R.A.D. self-defense course for women.  The class will be conducted in three three-hour sessions from December 4-6, and is open to any student who identifies as female.

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The Office of International Programs (OIP) would like to invite all faculty and staff to attend our upcoming workshops designed to assist in the development of short-term study abroad programs.  The workshops are offered as a two-part series. We recommend that those interested in developing short-term study abroad opportunities for Ithaca College students attend both workshops (Program Planning and Proposal Submission Logistics and Risk Management and Student Safety) in order to have a full understanding of the process and requirements for designing and leading short-term study abroad programs.

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"Modeling craniofacial diseases in the nematode C. elegans"

November 19 

4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are cordially invited to attend.

View other IC Events here.

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Your colleagues in Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) will take the lead at Tuesday morning’s Dollars and $ense session.  AVP/CIO Keith "Mac" McIntosh and members of his team will present on various topics, including their recent reorganization, strategic plan implementation, and new projects planned for this academic year. 

Faculty and Staff are invited to participate in the discussion, which takes place Tuesday, November 17 in Emerson Suite A at 9 am. 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Carly Hills in the office of finance and administration (274-3118 or chills@ithaca.edu).  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Services Set for Shannon Sakosits

Contributed by David Maley on 11/15/2015 

The family of Shannon Sakosits invites her friends and classmates to join them in a celebration of her life. A junior majoring in Integrated Marketing Communications, Shannon passed away on Nov. 11 following a brief illness.

Visiting hours will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday at Becker Funeral Home, 219 Kinderkamack Road, Westwood, New Jersey. Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 2 Fremont Ave., Park Ridge, New Jersey.

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STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS READ THIS!

Contributed by Marlowe Padilla on 11/15/2015 

 Are you having trouble recruiting members? Retaining members? Have questions about editing your constitution or need help with fundraising? What if I told you that there's a team who's ready to help? REQUEST A STUDENT ORGANIZATION SPECIALIST TODAY! 

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Find out more about how to use the new IC Mentoring Network on LinkedIn and why having career mentors can help make all the difference in your career path. Also learn about important strategies around utilizing LinkedIn to make connections, networking etiquette, and informative career networking groups.

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