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Join us at Terrace Dining Hall from 5-8 PM tomorrow, 10/9, for PB&J night at Food Lab. Create a custom peanut butter and jelly sandwich or try "The Elvis". While you're there, check out Food for Thought's table and get information about the 8th Annual Walk for Plumpy'Nut. You can sign up for the walk on the spot and donate to a great cause - ending childhood hunger!

ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL?! After your finish your PB&J, head on over to Towers Dining Hall at Late Night. From 8 PM- Midnight, we'll have Thursday Night Football up on the big screen! There will also be trivia, prizes and music! Stay tuned to our social media platforms for our special Tailgating Menu.

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Feeling stressed from all your work? Come join the Adoption Support Awareness Alliance Thursday in Will 202 from 6-7pm!

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The annual Careers in Sport Symposium will feature alumni/ae experts from various professional fields who will offer students advice and insight from their respective industry.

Hosted by the Sport Management and Media Department, there will be three rounds of four panels: "Trends in Sport Management and Marketing;" "Sales and Sport;" "Emerging Technology in Sport Media;" and "Internship Advice and Graduate School Consideration."

Details can be found at the IC Sport Management and Media blog.

Questions? Please contact Kyle Woody at kwoody@ithaca.edu

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Are you interested in studying abroad? IES (The Institute for the International Education of Students) is one of Ithaca College's current affiliated study abroad providers.  An IES representative will be on campus this Thursday, October 9, 12:10-1:00, in Textor 103 to meet with students and provide further information about the IES study abroad options. A free pizza lunch will be provided!

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The Studio at Ithaca College presents No Fare, the first film produced by students in Park's newest co-curricular organization, on Saturday, October 11 at 7:45 p.m.

After the screening is the "Pitch it to Produce it" event, a time for students to pitch ideas for The Studio's next project.  Alumni Kyle Kelley (Cinema & Photography, 2010) and Alyssa Alsheimer (Integrated Marketing Communications, 2008) will meet students and give feedback.  Everyone is welcome.  

The Studio is a creative space and business incubator for students who want to collaborate on ideas for films and transmedia projects. 

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Stressing midterm week? Well why not just jump in a ball pit for "Take a Seat, Make a Friend"? 

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Class of 2015, you're invited

Contributed by Alyssa Cooper on 10/07/2014 

Don't miss the Senior Class Celebration (immediately followed by the Alumni & Senior Class Happy Hour)

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The TLC will be open Monday through Thursday during our usual hours of operation, 9 AM to 5 PM. We will be closed on Friday (10/17) due to Fall Break.  

We have no workshops scheduled for 10/13 - 10/17.  Please visit our website to request one-to-one training or visit us in the TLC (Friends Hall 101) for drop-in support.  

www.ithaca.edu/its/tlc

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Apply your skills in 21st century online learning environments.

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Learn more about early detection, symptoms, risk factors, and healthy habits in the BalanceWorks October Newsletter

"When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others."
                                                                             ~ Dalai Lama

Each November, the "Thank You for Making a Difference" peer-to-peer appreciation program offers employees the opportunity to send "thank-you" notes to colleagues across campus.

This year, we are happy to announce the coupon redemption period will be extended through mid-December!  As before, each thank you package will contain a $7.00 coupon redeemable at the Ithaca College Bookstore and Mac's General Store in Phillips Hall, with coupons expiring at the end of this time period.

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The Flu season is upon us!  In a community such as ours, it is important to be able to quickly respond in the case of public health emergencies or any event threatening the health and safety of faculty, staff and students. In an effort to rehearse these procedures, Ithaca College will hold its first ever "POD" on October 30, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Fitness Center to vaccinate staff and faculty against the seasonal flu. A POD is a location where life saving medications, supplies or equipment can be dispensed or distributed.  Should there be a bio-terrorist attack or other disease outbreak, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends that communities dispense antibiotics and/or vaccines to all members of the community in a 48-hour time period.  (Students will have the opportunity to be vaccinated via appointment at the Hammond Health Center or at separate student flu shot clinics to be announced at a later date.)

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

As a community, Ithaca College values a respectful environment free from harassment and discrimination. I believe that all of us recognize that unwanted advances, sexually explicit conduct, differential treatment, or offensive jokes have a detrimental impact on our community. Our obligations as members of the Ithaca College community, including some responsibilities specific to supervisors are outlined in the College’s Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy, the Institutional Policy on Disability and the Sexual Harassment Policy. 

 

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Digital media expert Lisa Nakamura will discuss how microblogging sites like Tumblr.com have become rallying points for feminist woman of color — and how the ideals and theories found in early woman of color feminist texts have found a new life online — in a free public talk at Ithaca College.

What: Racism School: Woman of Color Feminism and the Internet
When: 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9, in
Where: Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall

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Mind, Body, Me would like to invite all members of Flights 7 & 8 to our Flight Festival on November 6, 2014. The Flight Festival is a celebration of you and your success throughout your first year of Mind, Body, Me! This is also a great chance for you to start planning your second year and learn about new tools and resources that have been added to the wellness program! 

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Need A Job? ITS Is Hiring!

Contributed by Lisa Efing-Guida on 10/07/2014 

Information Technology Services will be hiring for the Spring 2015 in October. You must attend an information session to apply, so save the dates!

Information Sessions

  • Thursday, October 9th from 12:10-1:00pm in Friends 309
  • Monday, October 13th from 6:00-7:00pm in Friends 309
  • Tuesday, October 14th from 12:10-1:00pm in Friends 309
  • Tuesday, October 21st from 12:10-1:00pm in Friends 309
  • Wednesday, October 22nd from 6:00-7:00pm in Friends 309

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Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival Information Sessions

for those students interested in becoming junior fellows, interns, or bloggers 

Thursday, October 9 12:05 -1 Business 102

Friday October 10 4-5 p.m. Business 102

For student unable to attend these sessions, there are also also drop-in sessions every Wednesday and Thursday from 10-3 p.m. in Park 350.

Applications for internships and blogging positions due hard copy and typed no later than October 20 in Job 202, Rosalie Fitzgerald, Special Asisstant to the Assistant Provost. NO ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED.

Applications available on the FLEFF website:  www.ithaca.edu/fleff

Students studying overseas should contact Ms. Fitzgerald at fitzgera@ithaca.edu for special instructions.  

FLEFF Junior Fellows positions do not require an application. Just sign up for GCOM 12000.  

FLEFF: A DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENT

 

FLEFF Media Across the Curriculum

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 10/07/2014 

Friday, October 10, 2014 (Register here)
9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
(Part of the Series on Enhancing Student Engagement with Technology from the TELE Collaborative*)

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014 (Register here)
2:30-3:30 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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Join Park School's Associate Dean Bryan Roberts as he hosts Park Tank -- a live event on Friday, October 10 at 4:00 p.m. in the Park Hall Auditorium. Cheer on your fellow students as they pitch new media concepts for a chance to win a share of $1000. Park Tank features an alumni judging panel, live audience voting ... and a few sharks.

Alumni "Shark" Panel:
Nancy Daniels '94, EVP and General Manager of TLC
Rich Morris '81, Author and Founder of ROI Consulting
Andy Orgel '74, Chairman and CEO, QOL Media
John Davidoff '82, Managing Director, Davidoff Communications
Steve Gold P'17, Founder, Cluck, Inc.

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