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Can't Compost Cutlery!

Contributed by Mark Darling on 01/16/2015 

 DO NOT PUT KNIVES, FORKS AND SPOONS IN THE COMPOST COLLECTION BINS, PUT THEM IN THE TRASH.

 

Due to processing difficulties Cayuga Compost is no longer accepting for processing any material that contains cutlery.  

 

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Chrystyna Dail Publishes Two Articles

Contributed by Wendy Dann on 01/16/2015 

 Chrystyna Dail, Assistant Professor of Theatre History in the Department of Theatre Arts, recently published two articles.  The first, co-written with 2014 Ithaca College Theatre Arts alumna Marisa Andrews, is a review of Arthur Miller’s The Man Who Had All the Luck in the 2014 edition of TheArthur Miller Journal.

 

Additionally, Chrystyna’s article, “Locating Fascism by Dislocating War: Stage For Action’s Skin Deep” was published in the 2014 edition of Theatre History Studies.

Come visit us here at the IC Campus Bookstore where Ithaca College clearance apparel is now an additional 30% off the last ticketed price. Limited time only and while supplies last! Don't miss out!

(Submitted on behalf of Samarra Mbenga, leader of the Weight Watchers At Work program at Ithaca College)

2015 MARKS THE FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR WEIGHT WATCHERS
IS RANKED “BEST WEIGHT-LOSS DIET” BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT  

The World’s Leading Provider of Weight Management Services Builds on Success of the Human Connection with Never Before Offered Ways to do Weight Watchers Anytime, Anywhere

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 Men's and Women's crew have begun winter training.  There will be an information session for interested newcomers on Monday, January 19th at 5:30PM in the A&E Center main foyer.  This session is for anyone interested in finding out more about the men's and women's rowing team.  No experience is necessary.  This sport will teach you a new skill, get you into top physical condition, send you out onto Cayuga Lake, and offer an opportunity to travel and compete on a varsity level.  

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Do you want to move rooms?

Contributed by Linda Koenig on 01/16/2015 

The Office of Residential Life would like to announce that Spring Waitlist Applications are available now in the Office of Residential Life.  

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The IC Progressives will be showing President Obama's State of the Union Address LIVE at IC at 9pm on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015, in Textor 102. If you are interested in learning more about the White House's agenda for the next calendar year and you're interested in discussing the agenda with your peers at IC, please join us!

This event will be a post-dinner potluck. If you can, please bring a snack to share with others!

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New Case Manager Position Filled

Contributed by Rory Rothman on 01/16/2015 

I am pleased to announce that Christina McMahon has accepted the position of Case Manager in the Office of Student Affairs and Campus Life at Ithaca College.  Christina comes to us from the Cayuga Medical Center where she has served as the social worker and case manager within the Inpatient Behavioral Services Unit for the past eleven years.  Christina has significant experience working with young adults from each of the local colleges and universities, including Ithaca College.

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Ali Erkan and Joe Rodriguez presented a poster titled "DESIGN OF LINK: A TOOL FOR STUDENTS TO EXPRESS CONCEPTUAL CONNECTIONS" at the ISSOTL 2014 conference. This work is based on the creation of a new web application to visualize the formation of conceptual connections made by students in introductory courses.

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NEMISIG (Northeastern Music Information Special Interest Group) is a yearly informal workshop which brings together researchers from various institutions in the Northeastern United States who work on music information retrieval. Topics include music recommendation, music structural analysis, music cognition, and computational musicology. The meeting provides a space for open discussion of new ideas and intends to foster intercollegiate collaboration.   

HAMR 2015 (Hacking Audio and Music Research) will directly follow NEMISIG. HAMR is an event which applies the hackathon model to the development of new techniques for analyzing, processing, and synthesizing audio and music signals.

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Be a part of the biggest service event of the year on Saturday, January 24! We will continue to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by engaging in a variety of service projects in our local community.

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Celebrate MLK Day THIS Monday!

Contributed by Samantha Stafford on 01/16/2015 

Monday is a day ON not a day OFF! Come celebrate the legacy of  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr at Ithaca College on Monday, January 19 for our annual MLK Celebration.

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Is your student organization putting on some great educational programming between February 2 and spring break? The Student Leadership Institute is now accepting partner program submissions for its Block 3 workshops offerings.

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Classes for Staff and Faculty

Contributed by Nancy Kotmel on 01/16/2015 

 

 

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The Spring 2015 Student Organization Fair is Wednesday, January 28 from 10am-3pm in Emerson Suites. There will be over 100 student organizations promoting events, recruiting members, and showcasing their student organization. The student organization is free to attend. Take this opportunity to network with student leaders, find your passion and sign up for so many amazing student organizations. 

Student Organizations interested in signing up please click here. All recognized and new student organizations are able to sign up. Deadline to sign up is January 21 by 5pm.

*Please note OSEMA Recognized and Recreational Sport Clubs have top priority. 

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The start of each semester is a busy time for many departments and clubs that want to reserve classrooms or other academic spaces for various non-academic activities. There can be some confusion concerning the process for reserving classrooms for these activities leading up to and during the add/drop period each semester. In order to make the process smoother for this upcoming semester, as well as future semesters, here are guidelines for reserving classrooms during the add/drop period.

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    Are you looking for new ideas for your student organization? Want to learn from other successful student organizations?

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S.O.S

Contributed by Emily Quinn on 01/15/2015 

   Are you looking for new ideas on how to retain members, market your organization, run effective meetings and/or more?

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In response to requests by faculty for a statement regarding services for students with disabilities, here is a concise insert for inclusion in course syllabi:

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The Fitness Center's hours of operation for the remainder of  Winter break are now posted.

We will be offering limited hours of operation through Friday 1/16/154, and will officially open for the Spring semester at Noon on Monday 1/19/15.

Winter Break Hours

1/12/15 - 1/16/15: 11:00am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

1/17/15 - 1/18/15: CLOSED

1/19/15: 12:00pm - 11:00pm

1/20/15: Spring 2015 hours begin

Spring 2015 Hours

Monday: 7:00am - 11:00pm

Tuesday: 6:30am - 11:00pm

Wednesday: 6:30am - 11:00pm

Thursday: 6:30am - 11:00pm

Friday: 7:00am - 8:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am - 7:00pm

Sunday: 11:00am - 11:00pm

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