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Join us in celebrating the 7th Annual Employee Wellbeing Month! Check out the Mind, Body, Me Facebook page for Wellbeing Tips and other great resources! We’ll also be posting weekly Intercoms with even more wonderful wellness information. 

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 The international colloquium, entitled Counter Culture and Indian Art, took place on May 28 and 29 at the Musee du Quai Branly.  Her paper title was Pioneering World Music: Travels and Tales from Participants of the Sixties Indian Music Counter Culture Scene.

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AAC Drop-in Hours

Contributed by Kerry E. Spitze on 06/05/2015 

 The Academic Advising Center drop-in hours for Monday, June 8 will be 9:00am-11:30am, and 2:00pm-4:00pm.

*Calling All Graphic Designers!*

Contributed by Marlowe Padilla on 06/05/2015 

The Senior Class of 2016 is looking for a new logo! 


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OSEMA Summer Office Hours

Contributed by Patti Banfield on 06/04/2015 

The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs which is comprised of the Student Leadership and Involvement, First-Year Experience (Orientation), and Multicultural Affairs offices will be open during the following times for the rest of the summer until August 14th: Monday-Thursday: 9:00-5:00pm Friday: 9:00-3:00pm

Many students have asked about the Student Organization Fair moving to outside; therefore, we want to know your opinion. Please vote below if you want the Student Organization Fair outside or inside. Please read the descriptions below of what each location would look like.

Inside- Emerson Suites

  • Have access to electricity- outlets, tvs and other forms of audio visual
  • Easy access for students and attracts passing traffic

Outside- Campus Center Quad

  • No power
  • Student Organizations will have the opportunity to perform
  • Not as accessible for students to pass through

*Please note at both locations student organization will have to share a table with another student organization!

Click here to vote

Paul Wilson, Assistant Professor of Art History, presented a paper at the triennial conference of the Nordic Committee for Art History in Reykjavik, Iceland in May.  His paper “Monumental Indifference in Tallinn” used an collaborative film project by the Finnish artist Anu Pennanen to explore the status of communist-era monuments in contemporary Tallinn, Estonia.

The Wi-Fi rebuild in Job, Friends, and Textor Halls was recently completed. Our testing shows that Wi-Fi performance is much improved, but we'd like affirmation from the people that use Wi-Fi in those buildings.

Please let us know if the Wi-Fi network is now meeting your needs by completing this quick 2-question form: 

Find the complete Wireless 2014 Project details and schedule here:

Your feedback via comments to this article is also welcome!

ITS Helpdesk
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Enrique Gonzalez-Conty, Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, presented a paper entitled “Nación post-mortem: Cine y territorialidad en Puerto Rico” at the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers in Fortaleza, Brazil. The presentation examined the construction of a national territorial identity in Contemporary Puerto Rican Cinema.

 Gary’s last day at Ithaca College will be on Thursday, June 4th and will start his new position with Yale on June 8th.

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On Sunday, June 7th starting at 6:00 AM, ITS will be working with an external electrical company to replace aging components of the electrical infrastructure in the Phillips Hall server room. This maintenance will require approximately 7 hours of downtime for the main IC Web site and most other College systems.

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Due to a summer staff planning meeting, the Office of Career Services will not have drop-ins available for Thursday, June 4.  However, the office will remain open to make appointments for individuals and take messages for staff. 

Drop-ins will continue again on Monday, June 8 from 12:30 to 3:30.

We apologize for any any inconvenience.

If you have any questions please call 607-274-3365 or send an email to

Thank you!

Check out the June edition of the Employee Benefits & Work/Life Brief

Friends and Textor Wi-Fi completed

Contributed by Matt Gorney on 06/03/2015 

Ithaca College ITS is pleased to announce that both Friends and Textor Halls have now passed the Wi-Fi testing phase and are complete.  Faculty, Staff and Students using that building should now enjoy strong, stable, robust Wi-Fi service.

So far, we've run over 15 miles of cable, installed well over a thousand Access Points (APs) and have the ability to service thousands of people - but we've still got more to do!  We are almost done revamping the academic buildings and will be finishing the rest very soon!

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Skott Freedman Jones, associate professor in the Department of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology, and Ithaca College alumnae Meredith Gennaro and Amanda DiTomaso recently had an article titled "Revisiting neighborhood density: Adult perception of phonological similarity" published in Applied Psycholinguistics. 

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Recent US Postal Service changes

Contributed by Peter Schlough on 06/02/2015 

As of Monday, June 1, the US Postal service has implemented a number of changes which will affect the campus community.

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Have you been thinking about taking a philosophy or religion class? Are you wondering what other students think about our courses? Want to know what may be in it for you?

Well, you can find out here!:

Looking for new members? Interested in advertising an upcoming event to a large group of people? Do not miss this amazing opportunity to have a table at the Fall Student Organization Fair on September 2 on the Campus Center Quad (Rain location: Emerson Suites) from 10am-3pm. All recognized and new student organizations are able to sign up.
To request space at the fair, please complete the 2015 Fall Student Organization Fair sign up form by August 26, 2015.

Ithaca College earned its 15th-straight Empire 8 Commissioner's Cup following the conference's announcement on Wednesday, May 27. Standings for the Commissioner's Cup are determined by schools' finish in standings or championship tournaments within conference sports.

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Ithaca College Director of Athletics Susan Bassett is pleased to announce the 47th Hall of Fame class. This group of eight individuals and two teams will be enshrined on Friday, Sept. 25, 2015 at 7 p.m. at the Athletic and Events Center.

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