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Contributed by Margaret Mikula on 05/22/2014
Please join the Office of Admission for a reception on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 pm in the Admission Group Conference Room in the Peggy R. Williams Center.
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Contributed by Thomas Rochon on 05/22/2014
At its May meeting, the Board of Trustees engaged with a number of matters of significance to the College. In addition to electing new trustees and approving faculty promotions, which will be communicated in separate Intercom postings, the board discussed the master plan for campus development and approved changes to the Student Conduct Code.
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Contributed by Katie Sack on 05/21/2014
When painting a picture, you envision what you would like the canvas to look like when it's complete then you work, one brush stoke at a time, to achieve that vision.
You can use this same approach for achieving your wellness vision:
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This Campus Carnival, scheduled to take place Thursday, May 22, 2014, from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm on the Campus Center Quad, has been moved indoors to the Glazer Arena of the A&E Center.
Contributed by Lynn Hyde on 05/21/2014
Contributed by Zach Newswanger on 05/21/2014
This is a reminder about the annual campus electrical shut-down on Saturday, May 31, 2014 and Saturday, August 9, 2014.
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Contributed by Sarah Schupp on 05/20/2014
Want free dinner and the chance to get to know incoming student's parents!? Orientation is seeking for volunteers from the Ithaca College community to attend “Ithaca Dining Experience" programs for family members and guests attending orientation this summer.
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Contributed by Tanisha Graves on 05/20/2014
Please come to the Campus Carnival - Thursday, May 22, 2014, from 1 pm - 3 pm on the Campus Center Quad. (Rain Location: Glazer Arena, A & E Center)
Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 05/20/2014
Beginning June 1st, the spaces designated for employee parking in the Visitor Lot will no longer be available and this lot will be restored to Visitor Parking only.
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Contributed by Martha Gray on 05/19/2014
Govind Acharya, Senior Research Analyst in the Office of Institutional Research (IR), has announced his departure after five years of service to Ithaca College. Govind and his family will be relocating to Davis, California, in July. His last day on campus will be Friday, June 20, 2014.
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Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 05/19/2014
As announced last fall, the college has switched from Web Profile Manager (WPM) to Taskstream for student personal ePortfolios. This is a reminder that WPM ePortfolios will no longer be accessible after July 31, 2014.
For questions contact the ITS Helpdesk.
Miranda Kaye, Exercise and Sport Sciences, coauthors a paper published in the current issue of Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics.
Contributed by Jackie Wandell on 05/19/2014
Dr. Kaye along with a colleague and student at St. Lawrence University, published an article on the predictors of performance-enhancing and dietary supplement use among male DIII athletes. Both social and individual predictors were associated with supplement use and results indicated that teammates play a strong role in supplement use. The article can be read at http://csrijiia.org/documents/puclications/research_articles/2014/JIIA_2014_7_09_187_206_Individual_and_Social.pdf
Staff, bring your personal computer or device to the fixIT Shop the week of Monday, May 19 – Friday, May 23 for 20% off all services, and a free cleaning with any paid service!
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Contributed by David Maley on 05/18/2014
Leaning more on the wit that helped him earn five Emmy Awards than on the customary wisdom given to graduating seniors, comedic television writer Chris Regan suggested in his Ithaca College Commencement address that one of the most important things they could do in their lives is to try to make people laugh.
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From the moment you were born, you had unique gut instincts. There were things you "knew" long before you were taught or learned to think; things that stick with you for life. The way you play; how much "alone time" you need or want; the type of friends you choose; the work that interests you; how and whom you date; the physical exercise you like best; the spiritual practice that appeals to you; the type of living situation you prefer, what a "fun" vacation looks like - in short, all of the things that make you feel most fully alive, most joyful, most "you." Not only were these drivers present in you at birth - they can often be expressed in just five to seven words.
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Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 05/18/2014
On Wednesday, May 21st ITS will be performing extensive work on the IC web infrastructure which will result in a 2-3 hour downtime of websites and web services starting at 6:00 AM.
The main IC website, as well as myHome, myIthaca, and HomerConnect will all be unavailable during the downtime. While the normal IC website content will not be available, people who attempt to access www.ithaca.edu will be re-directed to a temporary web page that will provide direct links to the following major services:
All other Web services will be unavailable. We'll make every effort to have the work completed by 8:00 AM, but if complications arise the downtime may extend to as late as 9:00 AM.
Note that myHome is set as the default browser Web page on many campus computers, and will display a "page not found" message during the downtime.
Contributed by Luca Maurer on 05/16/2014
Heading home for the summer and not sure how it's going to go?
If you are nervous about facing family time, not sure how to approach tough subjects, or just looking for some fun summer ideas, check out the "Summer Break Resources" page in the "Resources and Services" section of the LGBT Center website. Have a great summer!
Contributed by Karen Serbonich on 05/16/2014
Mail is sorted into Circle Apartment mail boxes throughout the summer.
Contact Mail Services at 607-274-3371 with questions.
Contributed by Rachel O'Campo on 05/16/2014
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