Intercom

intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password

roundup

E-mail
Roundup

Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

Handwerker Gallery’s final exhibition of the semester—Letters To Our Future Selves: 2014 Senior Student Show—will be on view from Thursday, April 17 to Sunday, May 18, and will feature the work of 31 graduating students. The show’s opening reception will take place Thursday, April 17, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the gallery’s main lobby.

Read more . . . (137 words)

The annual Recognition of Service celebration is a presidential event honoring Ithaca College's dedicated faculty, staff, and administrators who have completed 10 to 50+ years of service at the College, with individual recognition taking place in five-year intervals.

This year's event will be held on Thursday, May 1, in the Emerson Suites and will honor employees with anniversary dates of hire that fall between June 1, 2013, and May 31, 2014.  Employees who have retired or will retire during the 2013-2014 fiscal year will be especially honored at the celebration.

Read more . . . (313 words)

On April 17th, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, in Textor 101, we will be viewing and discussing the last part of the Race: The Power of an Illusion.

Read more . . . (230 words)

The Public and Community Health Student Association is hosting a social this Thursday (April 17) at 7pm in Friends 302.

Read more . . . (64 words)

 Apply for the 2014-2015 Food for Thought E-board!

Read more . . . (282 words)

April Staff Council Meeting

Contributed by Mary Knapp on 04/15/2014 

 Staff Council will be meeting on Thursday April 17th from 2-3:30pm in Taughannock Falls Room.

Read more . . . (29 words)

Teatro will present a bilingual staged reading of La historia de nuestras vidas/The Story of Our Lives 

en homenaje a todos los indocumentados que viven día a día en los Estados Unidos, temiendo a la migra...

in honor of all whom are undocumented and live day-to-day in the United States, fearing deportation...

The performance will be followed by a discussion with Professor Donathan L.  Brown of the Department of Communication Studies.


Assistant Professor Donathan Brown has recently co-authored a book with Syracuse University professor Amardo Rodriguez, titled When Race and Policy Collide: Contemporary Immigration Debates 

Sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and the Latin American Studies Program 

Read more . . . (26 words)

CARROT MOB is back!

Contributed by Alexandra Robinson on 04/15/2014 

Net Impact invites you to the 3rd Ithaca Carrot Mob!

Carrot Mob is a campaign to encourage and reward a business' commitment to making socially responsible and sustainable changes. IC Net Impact has made an agreement with the Ithaca location of Firehouse Subs (right next to Yogurtland) that 20% of the profits earned during the Carrot Mob event will go towards helping them make a sustainable change. Making sustainable decisions can be expensive for businesses, so the more people that go to Firehouse Subs during the event, the more money will be made to go towards helping Firehouse Subs be more sustainable!

We'll have live music during the event, so visit our event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/853624124652513/ to stay updated on specific performers!

Net Impact is a network of students and professionals dedicated towards creating a more sustainable business world. Our mission is to promote sustainability and awareness for students across campus through education and community involvement. We will use the power of business to implement social change.

The School of Business is proud to host the Third Annual Susatinability Case Competition, Wednesday, April 16, at 4 p.m. in Business 301.

Read more . . . (121 words)

On Thursday, April 17, from Noon – 1 p.m., the Dorothy D. and Roy H. Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise is proud to host the Annual Sustainability in Action Student-Faculty colloquium.

Read more . . . (189 words)

The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies is accepting applications for the Outdoor Adventure Leadership Immersion Semester Program (OAL ISP) for Spring 2015.

Read more . . . (316 words)

Since not all student organizations are able to have personal representation at orientation, advertising opportunities will be focused on passive education programs in which all organizations may participate.  

Read more . . . (173 words)

SIT (The School for International Training) is one of Ithaca College's affiliated study abroad program providers.  They offer unique, field-based programs all around the world, focusing on important global issues such as social change, migration, human rights, and environmental policy. 

A representative from SIT will be in the Office of International Programs (214-2 Center for Health Sciences) on Wednesday, April 16, from 1:30-3:30 to answer student questions on a drop-in basis. If you're interested in learning more about SIT's programs, stop by to chat with the representative this Wednesday!

Read more . . . (51 words)

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Read more . . . (125 words)

In the summer of 2002, Katharine Kittredge was doing research in the Hampshire Record Office (Winchester, UK) when she stumbled upon a profoundly moving document: an 1807 journal describing the life and sudden death of a young child.  Intrigued, she embarked on a quest to learn more about the journal’s author, the Anglo-Irish diarist Melesina Trench (1768-1827).

Read more . . . (68 words)

Professor Jennifer Spitzer will be giving a talk entitled "Something Borrowed, Something New": Rebecca West’s “Derivative” Modernism" on Thursday, April 17, 5:30-6:30, in Business 103. 

The lecture is sponsored by Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, and is free and open to the public.

Jennifer Spitzer is Assistant Professor of English at Ithaca College, where she teaches on late 19th-and 20th-century literature, transatlantic modernism and gender and sexuality. She has published on Oscar Wilde in Oscholars and on D.H. Lawrence and Freud in Modernism/modernity. Her current book project, Defending the Soul: British Modernism and the Resistance to Psychoanalysis, explores the discursive rivalries between modernism and psychoanalysis during the first half of the twentieth century in Britain.

Please visit the Events Calendar post.

 

Read more . . . (26 words)

The Sustainability Café on Monday, April 7th will feature Dr. Nancy Jacobson, speaking about her work “Teaching Climate Change to Freshman Non-majors. 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. 

Read more . . . (199 words)

The Shared Governance Research Task Force is sponsoring an Open Forum with the intention of soliciting faculty members' thoughts, suggestions, concerns and opinions regarding what works in our current governance structure, and what we would like to see changed. The goal of the Task Force, which is comprised of equal numbers of faculty and administrators, is to develop a series of governance scenarios for discussion, adaptation. selection and eventual adoption. All suggestions at the roundtable discussions will be noted for further exploration. An anonymous drop box will also be available.

Read more . . . (26 words)

 The Writing Department proudly presents a reading by fiction writer Angie Pelekidis, entitled "Relationships," with an open mic reading to follow.

Friday, April 18

6 pm

Read more . . . (26 words)

Ithaca College Theatre will present the classic play, “The Crucible,” by Arthur Miller. Performances of this production will take place in Hoerner Theatre at 8 p.m. on April 22, 24, 25 and 26. A 2 p.m. matinee will be offered on April 26 and 27.

Ticket prices range from $5.50 to $11 and may be purchased at the Ithaca College Theatre Box Office located in Dillingham Center. Please call (607) 274-3224 or visit www.ithaca.edu/mainstage for more information. 

Read more . . . (271 words)

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities

News for Faculty

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News

Comings and Goings

Technology

Kudos

Archive