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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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On Tuesday, April 29th, don’t miss out on our annual cake decorating competition! Join the race to decorate the your cake the best from 7pm-9pm in IC Square. Don’t forget to dress like a chef in your aprons-you will be judged on your creativity!

If you want to sign up to be a part of a team, make a team of 2-4 people and sign up here! There will be prizes for the top 3 designs in the Race of Cakes!

Be on the lookout for more events hosted by SAB by ‘liking" the Student Activities Board on Facebook and following us on Twitter (@ithacaSAB)!

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Julia Ryan at jryan1@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Security Guard Ben Barber is put to the test when he must prove himself a worthy groom to his potential brother-in-law James Payton. James, a detective in Atlanta, takes Ben on a 24 hour patrol in this hilarious action-packed film!

Will James give Ben the okay? Find out Thursday April 24 to Sunday April 27, when the Student Activities Board presents this FREE film! All showings begin at 8:00 pm sharp in Textor 102. Bring your friends and don’t miss this crazy ride!

Be on the lookout for more events hosted by SAB by ‘liking" the Student Activities Board on Facebook and following us on Twitter (@ithacaSAB)!

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Julia Ryan at jryan1@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Are you interested in sustainable and alternative food cultivation methods? If so, come to Terrace Dining Hall during lunch on Friday and end Earth Week with a bang! A student research team will present their live Aquaponics Garden and explain the process for all who would love to learn more. 

WHAT: Aquaponics Display

WHERE: Terrace Dining Hall

WHEN: Friday, April 25th

TIME: 11:30AM - 2:00 PM

 

 

 

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Maybe you wouldn't want to encounter a shark on your relaxing cruise, but this awesome backpack could sure help you pack all your necessities for the trip!

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Med-i-tation time

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 04/22/2014 

Need to take a time out from school work? Like to meditate or want to learn how?

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This will be the final week of TLC workshops for this semester.  Please drop in for additional training during our summer hours.  The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:

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IC A Cure For Kids is hosting the third annual Man vs. Cancer food eating contest to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital!

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Pride Prom for LGBTQA Students

Contributed by Luca Maurer on 04/22/2014 

 LGBTQA Pride Prom, Clark Lounge, Campus Center, 7-9 pm on Saturday April 26. Music, food, fun, and a photographer to record your Prom memories! 

DJ'd by DJ Fuzzy Bear
Sponsored by Prism and the LGBT Center
Open to all IC students.
 http://events.ithaca.edu/event/lgbtqa_pride_prom

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Ithaca College Gerontology Institute with the Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center presents Linking Late-Life Depression to Dementia on Thursday, May 1, from 2:00-4:30 pm at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road. This workshop is free for IC students, faculty and staff, but registration is required. Visit ithaca.edu/agingworkshops to register and for more information. 

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Can your baby drive a robot?

Contributed by Carole W. Dennis on 04/22/2014 

The Tots on Bots research team is looking for healthy infants who are  between 6 and 12 months of age, and will weigh under 30 pounds to help us in our work developing mobile robots. We are developing different control options that infants with disabilities could use to control their movement on a mobile robot, but first want to test them with infants who are developing typically.  Your baby can help us!

 

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On Wednesday, April 30, 2:00- 3:30 p.m., the Center for Faculty Excellence will host a workshop addressing challenges and strategies of teaching and communicating with visually impaired students. Professors whose fall rosters include visually impaired students, as well as campus organizations and offices who want to make their services more accessible, are especially encouraged to attend. 

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Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on Friday, May 2 from 2pm-6pm on the Campus Center Quad! Challenge your friends on an inflatable Boot Camp Obstacle Course, in the inflatable Meltdown Zone, and on the Fire and ICE Slide. Be sure to capture the moment with the IT Photo booth, also provided by NY Party Works.

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Do you want experience using social media for marketing purposes?  Do you love working with Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter & Facebook?  Then apply to join next year's Career Services Marketing Team!

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Are you looking for an opportunity to build your design skills and develop portfolio pieces? Do you love working with the Adobe Creative Suite?  Then apply to join next year's Career Services Marketing Team!

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