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Lyon Hall! Congratulations and thank you to all of the Residence Halls who participated in this event co-sponsored by IC Spirit Week. We hope you all had a fun time, and look forward to next year's contest! 

Want to be part of a research study to develop a protocol that will be used in a future study assessing hearing and memory in older adults?

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Tuesday, October 29, 2013
5:00 - 6:30 p.m., Klingenstein Lounge

The School of Business and the Center for Faculty Excellence are very pleased to co-host a reception in honor of Charles "Randy" Christian, the Executive-in-Residence for our School of Business. 

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Submitted on the behalf of Dean Mary Ellen Zuckerman

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Are there computers in your area scheduled for replacement in Spring 2014 under the Technology Renewal Program?

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Family Weekend 2013

Contributed by Doreen Hettich-Atkins on 10/15/2013 


The 2013 Family Weekend will be held October 25-27.  A full listing of events for the weekend is available online:

Students whose family members are attending can pick up registration materials and tickets to Saturday’s football game in the north foyer of Phillips Hall beginning at 11:00 on Friday.  Please bring your ID.

Members of the campus community are invited to attend any Family Weekend events.


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Nominations must be received in writing.  Rationale and supporting data are expected at the time of nomination, and should include the following information:

 ·         nominee’s name and contact information
 ·         an explanation of how the nominee meets the criteria for honorary degrees

 The criteria are:

  1.       the nominee possesses a record of outstanding personal/public achievement, community services, philanthropic endeavors and interest in education and/or humanitarian programs.

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This past summer Darius J. Conger, Department of Economics and Ryan E. Cruz, Department of Sport Management and Media, presented a paper entitled “Hierarchical Occupational Segregation and Player Productivity in Professional Tennis Tours” at the Eastern Economics Association in New York City.

On Wednesday, October 30, at 7:30 pm in Emerson A, Professor Richard Breitman of American University will speak on " FDR and the Jews: Before the War and the Holocaust."

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Tuesday Oct. 22nd at 4pm in the Center for Faculty Excellence (Gannett 3rd floor). 

We welcome Petros Y. Tesfazion (Economics), Enrique González-Conty (Modern Languages and Literatures) and Josh T. Franco (Art History).

Refreshments will be served.


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As you may be starting to think about your housing for Fall 2014, the Office of Residential Life and Judicial Affairs would like to provide you information about the residency policy and the process for off-campus release.

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Hey friends! The results of our Fall Concert Poll are in and we got over 1,200 responses! Your voices have been heard, so we booked the band you want to see.

We're happy to announce that on November 3rd, the Bureau of Concerts and Student Activities Board are bringing Guster to Emerson Suites!

Ticket details are forthcoming, like the Ithaca College Bureau of Concerts for updates!

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August 2013 

Washington, DC - In August, the Association of Education and Journalism in Mass Communication’s held its 101st conference in DC. Cyndy Scheibe, the founder and Executive Director of Project Look Sharp at Ithaca College, presented at the conferences only session on media literacy. The panel was expected to have a small audience, but during the session the room was filled with journalists, faculty, and graduate students from journalism and communications schools. 

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The Sustainability Café on Monday, October 14th will feature Jennifer Fee presenting “Citizen Science for Everyone!.”  The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM, in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar. The Fall 2013 Sustainability Café/Environmental Seminar series is focused on the concept of “Citizens + Community = Healthy Environment.” 

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IC WIC presents Tennis for Tatas!

Contributed by Camden Weber on 10/14/2013 

Ithaca College Women in Communications presents its first ever Tennis for Tatas event, being held on October 27, 2013. Proceeds will go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, dedicated to education and research about causes, treatment, and the search for a cure for breast cancer. October is breast cancer awareness month, so get involved! 

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The Cancer Resource Center is hosting its 19th Walkathon and 5k Run at Cass Park on Saturday, October 26 at 10 a.m. (registration begins at 9 a.m.). A pancake breakfast will follow the race directly afterwards. Registration is $25 until the day before the walk.

To register, go to and sign up as an individual or with a team!

If you'd like to volunteer at the walk, please e-mail Colleges Against Cancer at and we'll set you up!

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Would you like to better understand your Emeriti benefit? Come join us to learn what Emeriti is and how it can benefit you!

Monday, October 21, 2013
10 am - 11 am or from 3 pm - 4 pm
HR Conference Room (GL 052)
Peggy Ryan Williams Center

NOTE: RSVP by October 16th at or (607) 274-8000.

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Department of Physics Fall 2013 Seminar Series

Please Join Us as Three Ithaca College Physics Majors Give a Talk About Their Summer Research Projects:

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ICBC Tuesday Service

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 10/13/2013 

Need a break from studying?

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Outlook Calendar Tip of the Week

Contributed by Tony Tabone on 10/13/2013 

Meeting Cancellations

If you receive a meeting cancellation message, open the message and click on the “Remove from Calendar” button. The meeting will then be removed from your calendar. By doing this, you will avoid the confusion of having a cancelled meeting still visible in your calendar.

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