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Spooky Halloween Organ Concert!

Contributed by Ian Woods on 10/21/2014 

 7pm, Saturday October 25th, First Presbyterian Church (315 N. Cayuga, next to Dewitt Park). FREE!

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THATCamp (thatcamp.org) is an open, informal, inexpensive meeting where people interested in the humanities and sciences will learn and build together in collaborative, informal workshops and short sessions.

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Come join IC Autism Awareness for a screening of documentary "Musical Minds" in Friends 305 on Tuesday, October 28 at 7pm!

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ITS offers technology workshops every week on a variety of topics and software applications in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:

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This event will be an awareness event following the vigil (on Monday October 27th) for those who have been affected by the Ebola virus.

(Here is the FB event for the vigil: https://www.facebook.com/events/738679932852585/)

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This survey is an attempt to gauge Ithaca College's awareness of food insecurity issues in our community.  It is open to faculty, staff, and students of Ithaca College.

Please take just a few minutes to answer this short survey.  

If you’re interested in finding out more about how to find inexpensive or free food to supplement you or your friend’s budgets, check out this document. 

 

 

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) History Month is almost over. The final videos highlighting different historical figures will air on the LGBT Center website in the coming days. Visit the LGBT Center website's LGBT History Month Featured Videos section to find a new video each day during October.

This week’s highlighted historical figures are:


 

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Join CMA EDU, a new student organization aimed at giving you music industry experience and networking opportunities through the help of the Country Music Association.

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Krispy Kreme

Contributed by Hannah Goodman on 10/21/2014 

 Krispy Kreme- we're still taking orders! 

 

 

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A new group on campus, IC Life Without Borders, requires a faculty advisor in order to become a registered student organization. This organization will focus on the preservation of all living things, including ecosystems, humans in need, and animals. If you or someone you know may be interested in this, please email jkelly6@ithaca.edu to express your interest or to let us know who we should get in touch with.

Thanks!!!

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IC Greens Change Their Name

Contributed by Joshua Kelly on 10/21/2014 

IC Greens Vote to Change Their Name
 
Today, the IC Greens unanimously voted to change their name to "IC Progressives". This major decision was made after careful deliberation and discussion, but, in the end, all members of the group believe that the organization should be open and inclusive to more than just Green Party members and supporters, and that the organization required a name that reflects the fact that more types of progressives are welcome. The organization hopes that individuals will feel more welcome within a group that they can more readily identify with, and that the name change will also distinguish the group as a political group that focuses on a variety of issues rather than one solely focused on the environment, as "Greens" may suggest. The group is pleased with the change, and looks forward to connecting with more individuals at Ithaca College and in the greater Ithaca community.

The IC Progressives meet at 5:00pm on Monday evenings in Friends 301. More information about the name change will be distributed in the next few weeks.

 

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The Ithaca College Department of Theatre Arts will present "Intimate Apparel", by Lynn Nottage. This production will be directed by Cynthia Henderson and presented in the Earl McCarroll Studio in Dillingham Center.

Tickets for "Intimate Apparel" are free, but reservations are required.

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How to Use the IC Mentoring Network

Contributed by Shelli Mekos on 10/21/2014 

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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Need A Job? Come Work With ITS!

Contributed by Lisa Efing-Guida on 10/21/2014 

Information Technology Services is hiring for the Spring 2015! Come to our last information session to learn more and to apply!

  • Wednesday, October 22nd from 6:00-7:00pm in Friends 309

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Katalin Lustyik, associate professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences, and Studies, has been invited to deliver a presentation at the Transnational Children's Television and Audiences Symposium organized by the Arab Media Centre of the Communication and Research Institute (CAMRI) at the University of Westminster, London, UK, on October 24, 2014.

Her presentation, "Hungarian and Eastern European Children's Media in a Regional and Transnational Context," is part of a panel and debate session focused on "Children’s Experiences of Digital Media: Breakthroughs and Setbacks."

Five psychology faculty authored and presented their work at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association in Washington, DC in a series of poster, workshop, and symposium presentations.

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John Scott’s film “In the Waiting Room” was one of twenty-nine films in competition at the Zebra Poetry Film Festival in Berlin last weekend. The festival selected twenty-nine movies from over 770 submissions from 70 countries to be in the competition screenings. 

“In the Waiting Room” is Scott’s adaptation of an Elizabeth Bishop poem of the same name and is designed to be integrated into a larger documentary project that focuses on the life and work of the poet.

Scott is an associate professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences, and Studies.
 

Is giving a speech not your bread and butter? Come join the Ithaca College chapter of Toastmasters.  At Toastmasters, we will help you learn the skills that can help you give a speech like a piece of cake (or Toast). 

We have a new meeting time, every other Wednesday and the first Monday of every month.  Our first Monday meeting is November 3 at 6 PM in the Cayuga Lake Room. We invite faculty, staff, and students to join us!

To find out more, join us as a guest. Our next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct 22nd at 2PM in the Cayuga Lake Room.

 For more information about the IC chapter of Toastmasters, visit Ithaca College Toastmasters.

 

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Career Services has just learned that Grassroots Campaigns is in need of *paid* Canvassers for a pre-election campaign.  IC alum, Bart Comegys will visit campus on October 22 to provide information about the opportunity and to interview interested candidates.  The positions pay between $12 and $16 an hour.

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The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is one of the best-known children's museums in the world.  Join us for a Virtual Information Session with the museum on Tuesday, Oct. 28!

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