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Stop Hunger Servathon!

Contributed by Rachel O'Campo on 04/22/2015 

 Did you know that $3 can help a child in need? Until April 24, Dining Services Retail Locations are taking donations at the registers for the BackPack Program for Food Bank of the Southern Tier. 

You may donate any amount, but if you can spare $3.00, it'll supply a BackPack full of nutritious food for a child who otherwise might not be able to have 3 meals a day over the weekend. 

Donate today at  at Grand Central Café, Food Court, Sandella's Flatbreads, Business School Café, Park Café, and CHS Coffee Cart.

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With polls opening on Thursday, we're hosting a Meet & Greet event with all of the candidates in the Spring 2015 election TONIGHT in Emerson Suites A starting at 7:00 PM.

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Let's make history together. Join us for the first ever Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival. This week-long event celebrates the beauty, diversity, and complexity of the Pan Asian experience. Wednesday's theme is FRESH OFF THE BOBA: A NEW GENERATION.

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Sakai Gradebook Workshop Today

Contributed by Tony Tabone on 04/21/2015 

The Technology Learning Center in Friends Hall 101 will be offering a workshop on Sakai Gradebook today at 12:00 PM.

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Bill Chapin Memorial Fund

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Pride Prom for LGBTQA Students

Contributed by Luca Maurer on 04/21/2015 

LGBTQA Pride Prom, Clark Lounge, Campus Center, 7-9 pm on Saturday April 25. 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.

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 The Ithacan is looking for a Sales Manager for the 2015–16 academic year. The Sales Manager is responsible for overseeing the paper’s $100,000+ advertising operation. Compensation is 4 percent of local and on-campus sales revenue.

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Need an ICC Course?

Contributed by Dan Breen on 04/21/2015 

The Department of English is offering several ICC courses in the fall 0f 2015.  These include ICC Themes courses (all within the HU perspective), Diversity Courses, and Writing Intensive courses.  Follow the department on Twitter (@ICEnglishDept) for real-time updates on seat availability, and see the department's webpage for full course descriptions.

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The Ithaca College chapter of the National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association hosted its annual conference on campus last weekend. This year's conference was titled "Counseling Skills for SLPs: Unleash your Full Potential as a Clinician" and the special presenter was Dr. Hope Reed, an Associate Professor in the Communicative Sciences and Disorders Program at Alabama A&M University. 

The conference was sponsored by the Ithaca College chapter of the National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association, the SUNY Cortland Chapter of the National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association, and the Central New York Area Speech-Language Hearing Association.

Tina Caswell, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology, was the featured presenter at a seminar hosted by Upstate Cerebral Palsy at The Holiday Inn - New Hartford on April 10. The title of Caswell's presentation was "Creating Competent Communicators: Let’s Talk! Utilizing Assistive Technology to Support Individuals with Complex Communication Needs."

Mark your calendars - On Friday, April 24th at 6pm, Liberty in North Korea will be visiting Ithaca College, hosted by the International Club! The event will be held in BUS 101.

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The Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE) is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Michael Taylor for the 2015-2016 academic year. Dr. Taylor received a Ph.D. from Syracuse University in the Social Science Program and B.A, M.A. from SUNY Buffalo in Native American Studies. He specializes in Native American Studies and Anthropology, and in 2013 published his book, Contesting Constructed Indian-ness: The Intersection of the Frontier, Masculinity, and Whiteness in Native American Mascot Representations  (Lexington Books).

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Senior Freak Out!

Contributed by Shelli Mekos on 04/21/2015 

So graduation is in a few weeks and for some of you the thought of making career decisions and taking that next step is a bit scary. This is not a time to “freak out” but rather incorporate some very active steps associated with what the next phase of your life will bring. Join us for this workshop which will offer a no-nonsense approach to your job search and beyond.

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It's time for your mental health check up and you can complete one or more online mental health screenings right from the comfort of your room.

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Student debate held at Longview

Contributed by Scott Thomson on 04/21/2015 

 On the evening of April 18 two students participated in a public debate for the residents of Longview.  Nicole Ang (Applied Psychology and Legal Studies, ‘17) and Casey Phillips (Legal Studies ‘17) debated over the right to die with dignity.  Morgyn Sattenspiel (Psychology, ’15) served as moderator.  

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TIAA-CREF Managing Director and Global Investment Strategist Dan Morris, who makes regular appearances on CNBC and Bloomberg News, will discuss economic developments that could impact your retirement savings strategy, including global market perspectives, the pace of the U.S. economic recovery, and how the Federal Reserve Bank’s actions could influence markets.

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Investment strategies can differ greatly from a rapid growth strategy to a safety strategy. The most important part of any investment strategy is that it aligns with the individual's goals and is closely monitored.

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On Thursday, April 23, from Noon – 1 p.m., the Dorothy D. and Roy H. Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise is proud to host the Annual Sustainability in Action Student-Faculty colloquium.

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Refreshments served! Please join us on Tues. April 28th in Klingenstein Lounge from 12:05-1:10 pm. The 2014-2015 fellows, all from the Department of Writing, are Christine Kitano, Lillian-Yvonne Bertram and Tyrell Stewart-Harris. ​



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This support group is held every Thursdays from 1-1:50 in the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) group room located on the 2nd floor of the Hammond Health Center.


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