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CIT 2014 – the SUNY Conference on Instruction & Technology – will be at Cornell University May 27-30.  Ithaca College will pay the registration fees for any full-time continuing IC faculty who REGISTER BY MAY 11th (staff may also be eligible).

This year's theme is: "Objects in the Mirror are Closer than they Appear: Reflection, innovation, and Learning." For more information about the conference and sessions visit the CIT 2014 website.

Registration is now open, but you must contact Rob Gearhart (rgearhart@ithaca.edu or 4-1909) for instructions BEFORE REGISTERING.

MAY SESSION : Introduction to Drawing ART 13000

Open to all levels of experience - we'll cover the basics and explore a variety of approaches to drawing. If you've ever wanted to draw, learned to draw as a child and want to get back into it, or need 3 credits and would like to try something new, this two-week workshop is for you!

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Anthony Di Renzo, associate professor of writing, will be interviewed on the radio show Out of Bounds (May 3 and 4). He and host Tish Pearlman will discuss his most recent book Trinàcria: A Tale of Bourbon Sicily.

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CIT 2014 – the SUNY Conference on Instruction & Technology – will be at Cornell University May 27-30.  Ithaca College will pay the registration fees for any full-time continuing IC faculty who REGISTER BY MAY 11th (staff may also be eligible).

This year's theme is: "Objects in the Mirror are Closer than they Appear: Reflection, innovation, and Learning." For more information about the conference and sessions visit the CIT 2014 website.

Registration is now open, but you must contact Rob Gearhart (rgearhart@ithaca.edu or 4-1909) for instructions BEFORE REGISTERING.

This month, no matter HOW  you commute to work: walking, biking, taking the bus, carpooling, working from home, or driving alone to work, by logging your commute using the free Zimride  Commute Calendar function, you can rack up points and be automatically entered in the Zimride Earth Day Sweepstakes. National sweepstake prizes include Kindle Fire HDs and gift cards from Starbucks and Amazon.com, but we are increasing your chances to win by offering a number of individual prizes just for Ithaca College participants. View complete sweepstakes rules. The contest starts on April 1 and runs through April 30, with prizes awarded in early May.

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We are open and here for you even after classes end (and all summer!)

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TONIGHT - Tuesday, April 29 - at 7pm in Textor Hall Room 101, Lorena Aguilar, internationally renowned expert on the intersection between gender and sustainable development, will present "Gender and Climate Change: Untold Stories from the Field."  This event is free and open to the public.

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A tertulia is a social gathering with literary or artistic overtones, especially in Spain or Latin America. If you are a student of Spanish, speak Spanish at home and miss speaking it on campus, or you are looking to meet others who are passionate about the Spanish-speaking world and its cultures, then this is your chance! Tertulias are forming, and you should come join the fun!

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Come practice your French in a casual and friendly atmosphere at the weekly French Conversation Group!  French speakers of all levels are welcome.  The group is led by a native French student.

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The deadline has passed but the Campus Store will still accept your order for Masters or DPT student regalia.  Please access the Campus Store website and place your order while we still have plenty of stock. Choose the "pick up in store" option and pick it up May 14th - 17th between the hours of 10am and 4pm at the Campus Store.  Any questions regard the hooding ceremony regalia or commencement regalia, please contact Denise @ 274-3960 or dduve@ithaca.edu.

The campus community is invited to attend public presentations by the candidates for the Manager of Student Disability Services position.

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As finals approach why not take some time out of your day to relax? Coloring club provides the perfect outlet for just that!

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IC Theatre will present the classic play, “The Crucible,” by Arthur Miller. Only four performances of this production remain: 8 p.m. on 25 and 26 and 2 p.m. on April 26 and 27.

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The Office of Facilities Purchasing department is offering for sale on a sealed bid basis surplus items released from Dining Services and Facilities Maintenance departments.

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CIT 2014 – the SUNY Conference on Instruction & Technology – will be at Cornell University May 27-30.  Ithaca College will pay the registration fees for any full-time continuing IC faculty who REGISTER BY MAY 11th (staff may also be eligible).

This year's theme is: "Objects in the Mirror are Closer than they Appear: Reflection, innovation, and Learning." For more information about the conference and sessions visit the CIT 2014 website.

Registration is now open, but you must contact Rob Gearhart (rgearhart@ithaca.edu or 4-1909) for instructions BEFORE REGISTERING. 

Teach Spanish to Children!

Contributed by Annette Levine on 04/23/2014 

 ¿Hablas español?

 ¿Te gusta trabajar con niños?

 ¡Únete a SALTAR (Spanish Language Through the Arts and Recreation)!

As part of a one-credit class, Spanish 301, we work with local elementary school teachers to bring Spanish to children. No teaching experience necessary.

*Register for Spanish 301 and request "instructor permission" on the on-line override form.

Favor de comunicarse con Annette Levine: alevine@ithaca.edu

 

Poetry and Fiction Reading

Contributed by Jerry Mirskin on 04/23/2014 

Writing professors Jerry Mirskin and Jack Wang will read from their original work.

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Join a focus group and share your thoughts about being a more sustainable tenant as you think about moving off-campus in the future. This focus group workshop event will take place from noon to 1pm on Thursday, April 24th in the Klingenstein Lounge in the Campus Center. Free lunch will be served. This focus group event is free. Walkins are welcome, but only those who already pre-registered will be entered to win door prizes; you must be present to win.

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs (OSEMA) is now hiring two Student Leadership Consultants (SLCs) for Summer 2014.

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The Sustainability Café on Monday, April 28 will feature Dr. David Turkon presenting "Sustainability and Community Development: Lessons from Southern Africa". 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.

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