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On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014, Howie Hawkins, the Green Party's Candidate for Governor of New York will be visiting IC and giving a speech. This event begins at 7:00pm in Textor 102. All are invited and encouraged to attend. There is NO admission fee.

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The Work/Life Mission Series presents our last Eating On Campus Tour! At this Eating on Campus Tour, we will start at the Café @ the Park School to see its coffee, snack, and lunch options. We will also visit the Food Court and its vegetarian, Asian, grill, deli, and to-go meals, as well as La Vincita and its variety of paninis, flatbread pizzas, coffee, and frozen yogurt. In addition, we will stop by Grand Central Café to explore its smoothie, coffee, and snack offerings, as well as Campus Center Dining Hall where we will learn about its international, vegan, and grill options. Please join us! 

EATING ON CAMPUS TOUR THREE
WHEN: May 8, 2014 from 11:30am - 12:30pm
WHERE: Meet at the Park School Cafe
RSVP to benefits@ithaca.edu 
CLICK HERE to visit the Events Calendar

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Ryan Norland, physical therapy graduate student, recently traveled to San Francisco, CA on April 10-11, 2014 for the Third Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation hosted by the University of California, San Francisco. Ryan was awarded a travel grant to help finance his trip, so that he could learn about new research going on in the field of Regenerative Rehabilitation.

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Party and Free Food!!

Contributed by Lisa Calcasola on 04/23/2014 

"The antidote for fifty enemies is one friend"
-Aristotle

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There's Still Time to Claim A plot in the Circles Community Garden This Summer

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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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Weekend Golf special for Students!

Contributed by Samuel Lapp on 04/23/2014 

 Play golf and eat for free, check it out at Hillendale Golf Course!!

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Fourteen students were elected to the Sigma Xi scientific research honor society for 2014. Founded in 1886, Sigma Xi is the international honor society of scientists and engineers, who are elected to membership because of their research achievements or potential. The Sigma Xi motto is: "Companions in Zealous Research". The Paulen A Smith Chapter at Ithaca College was founded in 1966.

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This week, Hillel at IC is hosting a Shabbat Dinner to recognize our seniors. Join us to celebrate our graduating seniors, a brief service, and a tasty make your own sushi dinner.

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Bagel Brunch This Weekend

Contributed by Leonard Slutsky on 04/23/2014 

The last bagel brunch of the semester is this Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11 am in the Business School Atrium.

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Holocaust Commemoration Ceremony

Contributed by Igor Khokhlov on 04/23/2014 

Please join us for a Holocaust Commemoration ceremony on Monday, April 28, at 12:10pm. 

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You're invited to help new Jewish first-year students with their transition to Ithaca. If you'd like to be part of the Hillel Freshman Fest leadership team, please fill out this application.

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Ithaca College Natural Lands (ICNL, see map) was created in 2004 as a conservation reserve system managed and used for multiple uses by students, faculty and staff. A core team of 20+ student interns and volunteers manage the Natural Lands. The ICNL Staff collaborates widely across the campus community, involving members from several Schools and student organizations. Several IC courses use the Natural Lands as their outdoor classroom. Diverse projects in the Natural Lands range from ecological research to environmental education to senior volunteer outreach to trail building and maintenance for recreational use.

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ENVS’s natural history and wildlife ecology expert Jason Hamilton will be teaching two classes this spring/summer that can bring you into closer contact with the local landscape.

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Want to help plan Relay for Life and other amazing events to fight back against cancer? Apply today to be a part of the 2014-15 Colleges Against Cancer executive board. There are a lot of positions open, so read about them here! Fill out the form on ICLink using your Netpass username and password.

https://ithaca.collegiatelink.net/form/start/21663

Need more information? E-mail cacithaca@gmail.com with any questions.

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Dr. Nathan Hess, School of Music, presented a lecture-recital at the CMS Northeast Regional Conference at SUNY Potsdam on April 5 titled “Ned Rorem’s Recalling (2003) for Solo Piano: An Examination of Compositional Style and Influences.” The talk highlighted the unique features that tie together all three movements of the work, including the direct influences from composer/author Paul Bowles. The presentation concluded with a live performance of Recalling. 

In February, Dr. Hess was invited to perform his “American Masters” solo program at the Phelps Mansion Museum in Binghamton as part of its Second Sunday Concert Series. The recital consisted of contemporary works by John Corigliano, Ned Rorem, George Perle, and Samuel Barber.

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The Office of Residential Life has almost met the off-campus application target for 2014-2015. The office will approve a maximum of 50 more Off-campus Applications before the approval process for fall 2014 ends. Any applications received beyond the next group of 50, and any received after the end of the process, will be placed on an off-campus waiting list, and only approved if there is the need for an additional release later in the spring or summer.

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IC Kicks Back Needs You!

Contributed by Michelle Ammirati on 04/23/2014 

Calling all volunteers for this year’s IC Kicks Back! We need a grand total of 30 volunteers to help with various jobs throughout the afternoon. Some jobs include:

-Maintaining lines for the inflatables and photo booths

-Checking IDs

-Taking photos of the event

A FREE IC Kicks Back T-shirt will be included!

If you are interested please fill out this survey by April 25.

 IC Kicks Back needs student organizations to host/table at IC Kicks Back! Come out and support the event while promoting your student organization! 

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