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Tariq and Matthew presented, along with Brooke Hansen and Jack Rossen of the Anthropology Department, at the Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting on March 21 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. 

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Please join us in Handwerker Gallery on Wednesday, April 2 at 6:00 p.m. for Sean Fader’s artist talk.

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Contributed by Katharine Kittredge on 03/30/2014 

For the first time, ITHACON, Ithaca's own comic book convention, will be held on the Ithaca College Campus on Saturday, April 5 from 10am to 3pm.  The Comic Book Club of Ithaca is the oldest comic book fan club in the United States and has sponsored 38 previous conventions.  This year, in collaboration with the Ithaca College departments of English, Writing, Journalism, and Art, they are bringing the convention to the Emerson Suites, Campus Center.

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Fan Fiction!

Contributed by Katharine Kittredge on 03/30/2014 

Do you love writing and reading fan fiction?  Do you think you might like to give it a try?  A panel of three fan fiction writers will offer expert advice on how to get your fan fiction read, reviewed, and recommended.  Saturday, April 5, 1-2 pm in Emerson A.

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Special guest filmmaker Eliza Greenwood and her colleague Connor Gillis will introduce the documentary film "Austin Unbound," and provide Q&A after the screening on Monday April 7 at 7 pm in the Handwerker Gallery. The screening and discussion is the final offering of this year's Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen film series. The screening is free and open to the public, and is sponsored by the LGBT Center and the Handwerker Gallery.

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 IC alumnus Kristiina Korpus talks about the history of the image of fighting women and girls in Japanese anime, showing how the trope shifts over time, and discussing the ways that it can be used to empower or exploit women.  Emerson A noon on Saturday, April 5.

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Love Comics?

Contributed by Katharine Kittredge on 03/30/2014 

ITHACON, the local comic book convention, will be held this Saturday, April 5 in Emerson Suites 10am-3pm.  Special activities include: Panels of comic book professionals speaking on "Tools of the Trade" and "How I Broke In," and DC Comics Senior Editor Will Dennis reviewing students' portfolios.

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Come join us for an artist talk with Chris Vargas and Greg Youmans, who will be speaking about their web series, Falling in Love... With Chris and Greg featured in the exhibition STRANGE BEDFELLOWS, on view at the Handwerker Gallery through April 11.  This event will be held on Tuesday April 1st, 2014 at 6:30 PM in the Handwerker Gallery.

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The African Students Association invites you to join us at the opening event of Africa Week. Our inaugural speaker, Dr. Mukoma Wa Ngugi, a novelist, poet, and literary scholar from Kenya, and currently a professor at Cornell University, will discuss topics surrounding our theme: "celebrating our ancestors." The event will take place in Clark Lounge at 7pm. SLI credit is available!

Africa Week 2014

Contributed by Makda Getachew Zewde on 03/30/2014 

Africa Week will take place between March 31st and April 5th, this upcoming week! This year our theme is: "Celebrating Our Ancestors" in honor of our predecessors who have helped shape Africa into the beautiful and rich continent that it is today.

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Leading @IC Presents: Be BOLD!


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Leading @IC is offering a limited time mini-series on transitioning your student organization.

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Leading @IC is here to help out with all transitioning needs! 

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Assistant Professor of Spanish Jorge Garcia presented at a conference, Counterstories of Greater Mexico, at Cornell University on March 22.


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17th Annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival: DISSONANCE


Jonathan Miller, radio journalist and writer

Mon March 31
in Park Auditorium
3-4:30 pm
with a special lecture and listening session entitled 

The Journalist's Dilemma: 
How to boil the global food system down to spoon-sized servings without losing all 
its complexity and flavor?

The lecture and presentation will explore his groundbreaking public radio series, FOOD FOR 9 BILLION.

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I am pleased to announce that I have appointed Barbara Belyea, faculty member in the Department of Physical Therapy, as the next Faculty Athletics Representative. 


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Thinking about Designing your own Major? Learn about your options.

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If you love to write....

If you are a good writer....

If you want to help other writers....

And if you want to work with a group of creative and dedicated people,  

you should consider applying to The Ithaca College Writing Center to work there as a student tutor.   The deadline for applications is Thursday, April 10.  Visit the Writing Center in Smiddy 107 for application details.

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Toast to 2014
Friday, April 4
6-7:30 p.m.
(first raffle at 6:30 p.m.)
Emerson Suites
FREE with senior card ($2 without)
21+ event (Bring ID)

For more information visit our Facebook Event.

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Come be an Everyday HERO and sign up to donate Blood on Friday, April 11th from 10:00 to 5:00 pm in the Fitness Center.   Every 2 Seconds someone in the U.S. needs Blood.  Almost everyone will know someone in their lifetime who has needed blood. Only 38% of the population is eligible to donate, but Only 8% actual give. Call   1-800-REDCROSS  OR email to set up an appointment early. Or you can stop by our table in Campus Center  Thursday April 3rd from 9:00 am to 3:00pm  till Wednesday April 9th.

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