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EARTH DAY CELEBRATION!

Contributed by Natalie Grande on 04/19/2015 

RHA invites everyone to a free and fun Earth Day Celebration from 5-7pm in the Campus Center Quad on Tuesday April 21st. Plant sunflowers, make your own laundry detergent, and learn about sustainability on campus while listening to some cool tunes!

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Timothy Butterfield, PhD ATC, associate professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Kentucky, is presenting “Massage à Trois: Uncovering the mechanism of massage efficacy using three research models” on Thursday April 23rd at 7 pm in Hill 104. The talk is free and open to the public.

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Like Music and Sunshine?

Contributed by Maggie Wetter on 04/15/2015 

 Share your musical abilities with the Circles! The Circle Apartment Assistants are putting on an event called THE CIRCLE JAM and it’s their version of the fantastic Ithaca community event known as Porch Fest.  Come and join us at this musical event featuring main stage performances, the musical stylings of your peers, lawn games, food, and tie-dye. 

Details:  Saturday, April 25th from 12:00pm – 3:00pm throughout the Circle Apartments.  Main Stage event will be from 1:00pm-2:00pm in the Circle Center Lawn.  

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Jostens Rep. on campus

Contributed by Denise Duve' on 04/15/2015 

 The Jostens representative will be in the Campus Store April 15 & 16 to take orders for class rings.  The hours are 10am til 3pm.  Stop by to see the selection.

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 The Front Row Foundation has officially reached IC's campus!! Front Row Life @ IC is a new student organization that supports the Front Row Global Foundation and promotes personal growth, building powerful relationships on campus, and giving back to the Ithaca Community. We are looking for IC students who are looking to do something big for themselves and the community and who want to learn what it means to live a fearless Front Row Life

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The Izzy Award for outstanding achievement in independent media during 2014 will be presented to author NAOMI KLEIN and investigative reporter DAVID SIROTA (photo) during a ceremony starting at 7:30 p.m. this evening, Wed. Apr. 15, in Emerson Suites B&C.

We expect a crowd, so please plan to get there a little early to ensure you have a seat.

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The Ithaca College Mind, Body, Me (MBM) wellness program focuses on you: the employee, and works to help you identify and move towards your personal health and wellness goals. Our wellness program is open for all benefits-eligible faculty and staff to join and includes a variety of wellness features, such as FREE Health Screenings and Assessments!

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Free HIV Screening

Contributed by Lynn Porter on 04/13/2015 

Do you know your status? Get screened for HIV -- Everyone is doing it!

Stop by the 2nd floor of the Hammond Health Center on Tuesday April 21st between 12pm and 4pm to get your free HIV screening! Screening is confidential, open to all students, and is done in just 10 minutes using a noninvasive mouth swab. Results will be sent to you through a secure message within 24 hours. Walk-ins welcome, or make an appointment now at the following link: https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=11413313  

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For National Library Week, we'd like to know what you love about the Library.

Share your favorite things about the Library between April 13th to the 17th!

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Modern Languages and Literatures is happy to be able to provide free, drop-in tutoring for students enrolled in various language courses during the spring 2015 semester. All sessions will be held in the Language and Cultural Exchange Cooperative (LCEC), Job 209. Sessions are as follows:

  • Arabic: Mondays from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • French: Fridays from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • German: Tuesdays from 1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m.
  • Hebrew: Thursdays from 5:00 pm - 6:00 p.m.
  • Italian: Wednesdays from 2:00 pm - 4:00 p.m.
  • Spanish: Thursdays at the noon hour

Modern Languages and Literatures also offers some conversation groups for students to hone their language skills. Groups meet at the times and places indicated below:

  • French: Mondays from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. in IC Square
  • German: Tuesdays from 1:00 p.m - 2:00 p.m. in the LCEC
  • Italian: Wednesdays from 2:00 pm - 4:00 p.m. in the LCEC
  • Spanish: Sundays at 3 pm and Tuesdays at the noon hour in the LCEC  

We hope to see you!

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It is not too late to apply to live in a Residential Learning Community (RLC) for fall 2015! Current students (including rising sophomores) may complete a short online application through HomerConnect  by Thursday, April 23, 2015.  

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The final candidate for the Dean of the School of Business, Jeff Weiss, will be on campus next Tuesday and Wednesday April 14-15.

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 This 5k (brought to you by Rec Sports) features a course around Ithaca College. There will be great raffle prizes, as well as free t-shirts to the first 20 people to register!

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The students of Ithaca College and the residents of Longview are pleased to announce the first ever IC-Longview Intergenerational Talent Show!!

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The third of four candidates for the Dean of the School of Business, Roberto Curci, will be on campus this Thursday and Friday April 9-10.

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Biomechanics Guest Speaker

Contributed by Deborah L. King on 04/07/2015 

Laurel Kuxhaus, PhD, Assistant Professor the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering at Clarkson University, is presenting on “Biomechanical effects of rotational speed, joint angle, and muscle contraction on elbow stiffness”.  The talk is on Friday April 10th from 12:00 to 1:00 pm in Smiddy 325 and is free and open to the public.

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Ithaca College Theatre will present “You Can’t Take It With You,” by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman. Performances will take place in the Hoerner Theatre in Dillingham Center on April 14, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24 and 25 at 8 p.m., with 2 p.m. matinees offered on April 19 and 25.

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The Student Accessibility Services office is seeking volunteer proctors for final exam week. If you have time available during the week of Tuesday, May 5- Monday, May 11, and can give us a three-hour block of time for proctoring exams, please contact us. Our daily seating times for exam administration are:

7:30 - 10:30 AM

10:30 - 1:30 PM

1:30 - 4:30 PM

4:30 - 7:30 PM

6:00 - 9:00 PM

If you are interested in helping, please contact Kelly Charnley, kcharnley@ithaca.edu or at 4-1257 for more information.

Thank you very much for your consideration.  We appreciate your time and assistance.

 

This week's focus: SPACE FLEXIBILITY

Please join the TELE Collaborative as we host opportunities to visit and discuss learning space design across the Ithaca College campus throughout the spring. We will explore the innovation of the physical environment and discuss the impact that learning space design can have on teaching, student engagement and learning.   The goal is to solicit ideas from faculty users and multiple units on campus as collaborative stakeholders.  We intend to seek advice and recommendations for future classroom renovation and upgrades.

TELE Collaborative: LEARNING SPACE DESIGN SERIES [Fridays 3:45-5:00]

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Please join us for a flint knapping demonstration by Dr. William Michael Lynn on Friday, April 3rd, from 9:00 - 9:50 am, in Williams 323. Dr. Lynn is a resident of Ithaca and a passionate enthusiast in the art of flint knapping. Learn how our ancient hominin ancestors made and used stone tools!

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