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Learn about sexual communication, and more, in the February issue of Student Health 101!

Check it out here: http://readsh101.com/0216/04/ithaca.html

To receive Student Health 101 health tips and updates by text: Text ITHACA to 40691

Student Health 101 is a free e-magazine that covers a large range of topics including sleep, stress, nutrition, fitness, alcohol use and more!

 

 

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UNLOADED curator Susanne Slavick will contextualize the exhibition currently on view at the Handwerker Gallery

Thursday, February 18, 6 p.m.
Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center

Exhibition synopsis:

UNLOADED examines the historical and social issues surrounding the availability, use, and impact of guns in our lives from a number of perspectives, though none endorse them as a means to an end. Its artists shed light on the challenging and divisive issues surrounding firearms in America today, deploying art to develop critical dialogue and response.

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The 7th annual Engaging Communities Luncheon event will be held on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites. Join us for this annual event that explores and celebrates the notion of community and diversity. This year’s event promises to be really special as we explore the topic of Microaggressions in Everyday Life: Implications for Higher Education, our guest speaker is Dr. Derald Wing Sue.

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Cultural competence refers to an ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures and socio-economic backgrounds. Developing cultural competence results in an ability to understand, communicate with, and effectively interact with people across cultures. Join us for this interactive works shop on cultural competency.

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On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016, from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. in the Emerson Suites, students are invited to participate in a Master Class conducted by one of the great minds of our time, Dr. Derald Wing Sue. acclaimed author of Microaggressions in Everyday Life, Dr. Derald Wing Sue will share his current and past research on the topics of Race, Culture and Microaggressions.  This event is hosted by the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity.

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The Office of Human Resources invites you to participate in a 2-hour session designed to serve as a road map in navigating the hiring process from the perspective of the hiring manager.

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Posted on behalf of President Tom Rochon and Vice President (CFO) Gerald Hector.

At its recent meeting, the Ithaca College Board of Trustees approved the operating budget for the 2016–17 fiscal year. The $238.4 million budget will be funded by an increase in tuition, room and board; by the implementation of cost savings measures previously discussed with the campus community; and by a planned reduction in the operating surplus.

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President Emerita Peggy Williams will travel to Saudi Arabia in late February 2016 to participate in a weeklong forum, "Women Leadership in Higher Education." The forum is sponsored by the Academic Leadership Center of the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education, and coordinated by faculty at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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IIE, the Institute of International Education, sponsors scholarships for students planning a summer, semester or year abroad. Deadlines are rapidly approaching for the Summer & Fall 2016 and Academic Year 2016-17 award cycles.

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Submission deadlines for short-term, faculty-led courses to be taught abroad in 2016-17 are approaching. Any faculty or staff member interested in leading such a course abroad during the 2016-17 academic year is encouraged to be in touch with the Office of International Programs to begin discussing ideas for such programs.

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Are you interested in studying abroad? Come learn more about your affiliated study abroad options at our various info sessions.  Representatives from several of our affiliated partner organizations will be on campus to share information about their program options.

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Get a FREE ice cream sundae!

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Are you looking to do something exciting this summer? Consider one of Ithaca College's summer study abroad programs! During the summer of 2016, we will be offering a variety of programs across the globe. Summer study abroad is a great way to expand your horizons and satisfy degree requirements without missing a full semester on campus!

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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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When the nationally-ranked Ithaca College wrestling team hosts Cortland at 7 p.m. Wednesday night, the Bombers will be honoring their six seniors in addition to collecting clothing for the Ithaca Rescue Mission. 

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  Junior, Public and Community Health major, Madeline Haftel presented research at the National Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy at Virginia Tech.  Ms. Haftel's research interests include the development and assessment of educational tools used to increase student learning and retention.  The title of her presentation was "Using Fictional Characters to Enhance Student Learning, Material Engagement, and Recall".  

Make Dental Hygiene Fun

Contributed by Katie Sack on 02/16/2016 

Help your kids have a healthy smile by making dental hygiene fun. Making brushing, flossing and dental check-ups a positive experience can help to keep your child excited about good oral care.

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The DIIS Learning Spaces Technology Support office located in 104 Textor Hall (formerly Classroom Technology Support), is temporarily relocating to 104 Job Hall. The temporary office is located near the Service Desk on the first floor of Job. To report learning space technology issues, please call 4-1443 or stop by their temporary location in Job 107.

Learning Spaces Technology Support
4-1443

 

 

  • Are you planning on applying to a medical, dental, veterinary, optometry, or other health profession school in the next year (2016-17)? 
     
  • Will you be requesting a letter of recommendation from the HPAC to support your application? 
     
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The 2016-17 endowed scholarship application period for the School of Humanities and Sciences is open!

Applications for general H&S scholarships and scholarships by field, must be submitted by 4pm on Friday, March 11.

For questions, please contact Dylan Schoch at dschoch@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-1375.

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