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Faculty Show and Share: Socrative

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 02/24/2014 

Thursday, February 27, 2014
2:30 - 3:30 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Presented by Arturo Sinclair, Assistant Professor, Department of Media Arts, Sciences, and Studies

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Biology Seminar: February 27

Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 02/24/2014 

Joseph Thompson
Franklin & Marshall College

The consequences of shape: Non-uniform muscle dynamics in hollow, cylindrical muscular organs

4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

Part of the Department's Seminar Series.

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Submitted on behalf of Nancy Pringle, Vice President for Human and Legal Resources.

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 Newest Research Findings Hit the Media:

Learn and read more about Andy's work here.

The Sustainability Café on Monday, February 24th will feature Dr. Leeann Kanda presenting “Road Impacts on Local Wildlife.” The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM, in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar. The Spring 2014 Sustainability Café/Environmental Seminar series is focused on the concept of Campus Sustainability: Hiding in Plain Sight. 

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The first annual Israel Film Festival being held the weekend of March 1–2 at Ithaca College will feature two dramas and a documentary. Panel discussions focusing on an aspect of the film will follow each screening. All of the events are free and open to the public.

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Hillel is now accepting haircut and styling appointments for the annual Shoshana Rudnick Inch-a-Thon!

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Ithaca College will host a talk by William A. Jacobson, a clinical professor of law and director of the Securities Law Clinic at the Cornell University Law School, on “The Case for Israel and Academic Freedom.” His presentation, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 8 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.

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Come out to the first Team Captains' meeting for Relay for Life on Wednesday, February 26 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Klingenstein Lounge. There's a lot of information to learn before Relay, so come prepared to take notes! Pizza + drinks will be served.

Relay for Life is on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. in the Athletics and Events Center.

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Two years since his last battle in London, Thor returns to Earth to stop the world from falling into darkness. Reuniting with Jane Foster, Thor is faced with the challenge of protecting both her and the Earth from the threat of the Dark Elves.

From Thursday February 27 to Sunday March 2, the Student Activities Board presents this FREE action-packed sci-fi adventure! All showings begin at 8:00 pm sharp in Textor 102. Bring your friends and don’t miss out on a thrilling superhero film for FREE!

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Julia Ryan at We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

You don't need to be on a meal plan to participate! The surveys is open to all IC Students, Faculty and Staff!

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

1. Click Here to complete the short online dining survey.

2. Insert your name and email address at the end of the survey and hit submit!

3. That's It! You're entered to WIN a GOOGLE NEXUS 7 Tablet!

Good luck everyone and thank you for your feedback!


(only one entry per person, please)

Please join us as Jeff Porzio, '14, gives a talk entitled: Characterization of Thick and Large Area YBCO Films Through Response Surface Methods

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You're so vain!

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 02/23/2014 

What is Buddhism's view on vanity and ego?

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Relationships de Interfaith

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 02/23/2014 

Do you believe that Interfaith relationships are acceptable? How successful do you think they are?

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Contributed by Kevin Walker on 02/23/2014 

Need a time and place to meditate for a bit? Want to learn some different types of meditation?

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The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute Distinguished Speaker Series welcomes Lucia McBee on Monday, February 24, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall for a presentation entitled, Mindfulness-Based Elder Care: A Model for Health Care Workers and Caregivers.

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Staff Council, in conjunction with the Office of Human Resources, would like to remind benefit-eligible staff to review Paid Time Away (PTA) balances in Parnassus Employee Self-Service. Reviewing balances now will allow ample time to plan the use of vacation time before new annual grants are applied on June 1, 2014. 

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Marie Sanford, clinical associate professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, and graduate students Lea Cifranick '14 and Chelsea Hammond '14 presented their work at the 17th annual conference of the American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences. 

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ICNL Design Contest

Contributed by Jake Brenner on 02/23/2014 

Create a design to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Ithaca College Natural Lands!

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IC will host its fifth annual Concert for a Cure on April 11, 2014 at 7 p.m. All proceeds for the event will go directly towards cancer research and the American Cancer Society.

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