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Halloween Scavenger Hunt...in the Dark

Contributed by Sara Kim on 10/23/2015 

Bring a buddy to IC Asian American Alliance this week as we race against each other for a night of fun, prizes, and bonding...in the darkness! We will be exploring campus with our buddies in hopes of accomplishing five tasks and winning an awesome prize!

Join us as we get ready for Halloween in the first ever scavenger hunt! There will be candy, dancing, and a lot of laughter...or fright...

Costumes are welcome!

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Halloween Scavenger Hunt

Contributed by Sara Kim on 10/23/2015 

Bring a buddy to IC Asian American Alliance on Monday, Oct. 26 at 8 pm as we race against each other for a night of fun, prizes, and bonding...in the darkness!

We will be exploring campus with our buddies in hopes of accomplishing all five tasks and winning an awesome prize! 

Join us as we get ready for Halloween in the first ever scavenger hunt in Friends 207! There will be candy, dancing, and a lot of laughter...or fright...   Costumes are welcome!

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 Make your voice heard in drafting the Student Bill of Rights with Student Body President Dominick Recckio.

 

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Find out more about how to use the new IC Mentoring Network on LinkedIn and why having career mentors can help make all the difference in your career path. Also learn about important strategies around utilizing LinkedIn to make connections, networking etiquette, and informative career networking groups.

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The Thanksgiving Break Housing registration form is open on our website! Residents can register to stay in their current Fall assignment during Thanksgiving break period.

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Writing Workshop: Let's Focus on Email

Contributed by Jane Ray on 10/22/2015 

Email is a necessity for every business workplace but writing email well is not a skill that most people have been taught. When you’re at a desk and under time pressure to get work done, you usually don’t pause and review the rules for effective business writing.

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Jean Hardwick (Biology) was one of 25 neuroscientists from across the country invited to a workshop focusing on increasing PUI involvement in NSF-funded BRAIN initiative research.

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Katie Luckett (Biochemistry, '16) received a travel award from the Faculty for Undergraduate Education (FUN) to attend the Society for Neuroscience meetings held last week in Chicago, IL.

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A Professions Week Featured Event!

Panel members from the Business Advisory Council (BAC) will share their unique perspectives on the opportunities, challenges, and lives of women in leadership and entrepreneurial roles. This panel will be followed by a reception in which attendees will have the opportunity to network with members of the panel and other BAC associates. Business attire is recommended.

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We’re bringing together alumni, faculty, staff, and special guests at the School of Business to provide students with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in today’s competitive job market.

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A Professions Week Featured Event!

The Ithaca College School of Business cordially invites you to spend an evening with our students as they begin Professions Week 2015, a weeklong extravaganza of professional development opportunities. 

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A Professions Week Featured Speaker!

Peter Schottland ’80 is CEO and President of American Packing Corporation, a leader in the packaging industry for more than a century. Join Peter and your fellow students for a discussion on his journey since leaving IC to becoming the President and Director of American Packaging Corporation. He will share the challenges and opportunities of working in a family business, his companies "winning formula" for being a "best workplace in America", and lessons he has learned along the way.

Tuesday, October 27
12:05-1:10pm
Park Center for Sustainable Enterprise, Room 111

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 A Professions Week Featured Event!

Technical skills are extremely important in today’s competitive job market. However, if you want to stand out amongst your peers, land that internship or job and get the competitive edge, developing your "soft skills" could be your career "game changer." Soft skills can include; diversity and cultural awareness, leadership, teamwork and good communication skills. Join us for an interactive learning environment to develop those top 10 skills employers are looking for and are crucial to your career success!

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EXSS 12000 Anatomy and Physiology; EXSS 22000 Kinesiology; EXSS 24600 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries; and EXSS 2500 Athletic Training Techniques!  

We may also be able to add you to existing groups for other courses.  Please sign up today!

THE LAST DAY TO REQUEST TUTORING FOR THE SEMESTER IS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2015.

 

 Contributed by Wade Pickren, PhD
Director, Sponsored Research/IACUC Chair

All faculty planning to conduct research or classroom activity involving live vertebrate animals for research and/or teaching must obtain prior approval from the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee before undertaking that activity. This committee provides federally-mandated oversight of all activities that have a direct impact on the well-being of animals.

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 Stressed? Come see IC Players THIS SUNDAY for some Beyond Therapy!

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Sign up now for this thought-provoking and applicable online course in cultural anthropology (ANTH 104000) this Winter 2016 session! It's a course that connects us to the current global era and fulfills one of your general education requirements for ICC. Sign up for this active and engaging 10-day course that you can take from the comforts of wherever you are! Winter session dates are January 11-22, 2016.

Contact Dr. Sue-Je Gage at sgage@ithaca.edu for more information.

CSTEP Wants You!

Contributed by Orlando Kittrell on 10/21/2015 

Are you a New York resident pursuing a STEM major or have an interest in a STEM career or field leading to professional licensure?

Apply NOW to become a participant in the competitive Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP).

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FYRE Survey Winner Announcement

Contributed by Maggie Wetter on 10/21/2015 

 Congratulations Christina Rafanelli for winning an iPad Mini!  Thank you again to all who participated in the First Year Residential Experience Survey.  Look out for more opportunities from Residential Life to submit your thoughts and be entered to win a prize!

Can Arno's Awkenings Be Victorious?

Contributed by Arno Selco on 10/21/2015 

Only three days remain for Arno's Awakenings to be victorious in Acting Out, The Great Hangar Theatre Charades Challenge. Tickets may be purchased for the Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 7 PM (hilarious) event by going to www.hangartheatre.org. Folks who can't attend can designate donations to Arno's Awakenings at the Hangar website. Help us and the Hangar Theatre win!

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