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Spend Happy Hour on Earth Day on South Hill Natural Area!

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The Office of Strategic Marketing and Communications is looking for students to write and edit for all outlets produced in the office, including Fuse, the Fuse website, media relations, ICView, and the IC website.

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Do you enjoy writing? This is a chance for you to make some money while doing it over the summer, and add to your portfolio.

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Ithaca College students were awarded 6 of 22 scholarships given by the New York Women in Communications Foundation. 

This year's Ithaca College recipients are: Laura Amato, CMD '18; Katie Baldwin, TVR '18; Anna Gardner, Film, Photography, Visual Arts and Art History '19; Alison Hartley, CMD '18; Allison Latini, IMC '17; and Gabrielle Reese, IMC '17.  

These students will be recognized at the annual Matrix Awards—the communications industry event of the year, to be held on April 25, 2016 at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City with more than 1,000 people from the industry expected to attend. 

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Paul Wilson, assistant professor of art history, published an article entitled “Repetition without Reproduction: Esko Männikkö’s The Female Pike” in the journal Photography and Culture.

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The Campus Center & Event Services Office is a dynamic office that has a Summer Facility Scheduling / Business Coordinator Assistant position available for 2016.  If you are interested in a position that will enhance your resume, then this job is for you!!!

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2016 Campus Life Award Recipients

Contributed by Suzanne Smith on 04/20/2016 

Submitted on behalf of Rory Rothman, Associate Provost, Student Life.

The Campus Life Award is given each year to a select group of graduating seniors in order to recognize their outstanding contributions to the Ithaca College community through participation and involvement in campus life.  Over the years this award has become a coveted goal and valued honor.  In order to be nominated for this prestigious award, students must have been extensively involved in a number of areas of campus life and have demonstrated significant leadership abilities and accomplishments.

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As you begin to plan for Commencement/Senior Week 2016, please keep in mind the following on-campus housing guidelines. All campus residents except for graduating seniors, Resident Assistants, and Circle Apartment residents are required to vacate their rooms no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 14th , 2016 unless they receive written approval from the Office of Residential Life to remain.

To submit a request to stay for Commencement Week, visit this web page:

For a staff and faculty requests, you will need either your students’ IC E-mail addresses or their IC ID number.

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Screening and Discussion with Rodrigo Bellott '01
Thursday, April 21
The Studio, Center Ithaca

Please join the Park School of Communications in our downtown studio for a screening with the producer Rodrigo Bellott '01 of his film We Are What We Are on Thursday, April 21st at 5pm.  There will be a Q&A and discussion with Rodrigo directly following the screening. 

Rodrigo is one of the Park School's Professional-in-Residence, a program which brings in communications professionals, scholars, and entrepreneurs who can provide a unique perspectives and mentoring to our students.  


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Save Green by Going Green in April

Contributed by Malorie Kerry on 04/20/2016 

Post your daily commute on Zimride, Ithaca College’s private ride-matching network. After all, if you’re sharing the same destination, you might as well share the same ride too.


The Academic Advising Center will be meeting with students on a drop-in basis the week of April 18- 22.  

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Interested in learning about the financial concepts you need to navigate your life successfully? The Department of Finance & International Business is offering an exciting course designed for non-business students.

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 It's that time of year again. What's that time you ask? BOOK MAILING TIME! People in prison mail us letters describing their favorite books and genres, and we work to provide them with reading materials from our BTB Library. So come on out, mail some books, and eat some food.


If you didn't notice there will also be food.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Ngan Tran at We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

This year Hillel at Ithaca College is proud to host nine different Seders for our First Night of Passover, on Friday, April 22nd, 2016 at 8:00pm at Terrace Dining Hall. Sign ups are here:

Students with meal plans will be asked to use their meal swipes. If you do not have a meal plan and you are an Ithaca College student, Hillel at Ithaca College can host you for a Seder, just email us to reserve a meal pass for the night. Faculty, staff, families, and non-Ithaca College students are also welcome to attend, and will be asked to contribute a $10 donation in advance.

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It makes up 60% of your body. You can’t survive without it. Water is considered “blue gold,” but it’s much more valuable than gold. In this lively class, you learn about your water footprint, water in your body, in your hometown and on the planet. We examine water from personal, social/political and creative views in this unique online class with conversations, films, readings and guest experts from around the world to answer your individual questions.

Fulfills ICC Humanities Quest for Sustainability + Power and Justice + Gen Ed. Requirements.

Can be done from anywhere with high-speed online access.

Register now on Homer: GCOM 20100    (General Communications) 3 credits  Online Course May 16 – May 27, 2016
 If you’d like more info, ask Mara at

 Zen and Chocolate is a great opportunity for the IC community to take a much-needed break and relax! This event will include massages from PT students, yoga, meditation, crafts, cookie decorating, and a Speak Your Mind panel by Active Minds. Join us Sunday, April 24th from 7-9 PM on the 2nd floor of Friends Hall!

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Did your last study session feel like a brutal slog?

Student Health 101 can help! Read up in the April issue: 

Fitness for focus
How to power up your brain

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Workshop Description:

Privilege is a concept with many meanings. Some privileges can be bought; some may be earned through one’s profession, office, or be awarded upon admission to an institution, club or society. This workshop will focus on the kinds of unearned privilege that are afforded on the basis of belonging to included social identity groups. 

Prerequisite: Participants must have already attended Moving Toward Cultural Competency Workshop in order to attend.

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Cultural competence refers to an ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures and socio-economic backgrounds. Developing cultural competence results in an ability to understand, communicate with, and effectively interact with people across cultures. Join us for this interactive works shop on cultural competency. This workshop serves as the prerequisite Understanding Privilege and Microaggressions Workshop.

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 "We're Here, Too" is a "Speak Your Mind" panel that will focus on the intersections between mental health and various identities. We also will be serving dessert and milk for this event!

Come join us Wednesday, April 20th at 8 PM in Textor 102!

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