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The Radiant Presence Digital Slideshow will be shown as a looping presentation througout the day on December 1, from 10 am - 4 pm, in the LGBT Resource Room. For this year’s Day With(out) Art 2015, Visual AIDS collaborated with 9 influential artists, activists and curators—Bill Arning, Ian Alteveer, Chris Vargas, Rae Lewis-Thornton, Mark S. King, Allen Frame, Maria Mejia, Jack Mackenroth, and Kimberly Drew—to present RADIANT PRESENCE. RADIANT PRESENCE is a digital slideshow with images from the Visual AIDS' Artist+ Registry, the largest database of works by artists with HIV/AIDS. 

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In observance of World AIDS Day,  The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen LGBT film series will host a free public screening of the documentary “How to Survive a Plague” on Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. in Textor 101.

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Calling on all staff, faculty and students to participate.

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Antonio Cepeda-Benito, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and former Dean of Arts and Sciences at the University of Vermont, will be on campus Tuesday December 1 to engage in interviews for the position of Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences.  The campus community is invited to his open presentation in Textor 102 from 12:05-1:00. 

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Sneak Preview of Hangar Theatre Season 2016: Subscribe now for the best seats to see all four productions at nearly the cost of three! Go to: www.hangartheatre.org/mainstage-season.html

Carlos Figueroa, Assistant Professor, Politics Department, presented a paper titled Bridge Narratives and Spatial Citizenship at the U.S. Mexico Border at the Mapping Nations, Locating Citizens:  An International Conference on Nationalism and Identity in Toronto, Canada (October 2015). 

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The theme for the 2016 MLK Celebration is "Conscience Asks the Question" 

MLK Celebration 2016 will be held from Monday, January 25 through Saturday, January 30.

Workshops are sought to fill four educational workshop sessions held on Tuesday, January 26 and Thursday, January 28 from 12:10 – 1:00 pm and from 7:00 – 8:00 pm.

Faculty, staff and students are invited to propose a workshop for the event.

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 Please join the Chemistry Department in welcoming back Erica Schlesinger, UCSF, on Tuesday, December 1st in CNS 333 at 12:05 pm. 

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Just visit www.plumbenefits.com and register between now and November 30th to be automatically entered. Please see these details for more information. Depending on how many entries, this gift card could be worth up to $100 at Plum Benefits.

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The ABC'S of Diabetes

Contributed by Katie Sack on 11/27/2015 

This November, we hope you increased your knowledge about diabetes. There are important changes to make, on both a local and national scale. Each individual is responsible for their own personal health, and we encourage you to make choices and changes that are healthy for you! Whether it means altering eating habits, exercise routines, or a schedule of doctor appointments, there are always ways to make healthy changes. 

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 IC Bigs, our campus chapter of the national Big Brothers Big Sisters organization is looking for new executive board members for the spring 2016 semester!

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At this year's BOLD Conference on December 5th from 9:30am-2:30pm, you will be able to hear from self made film makers on how to make your dreams a reality, local entrepreneurs to see what leadership skills you can gain from their pursuits, and an on campus professional to give you some useful networking advice.  You will receive 3 SLI credits for attending- 2 Leading Others and 1 Leading Self. 

Register Here by 5pm on Monday, November 30th!

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 Service Saturdays is coming soon here at Ithaca College on December 5! We have an exciting group of local sites in Tompkins County that we’ll be volunteering with:

-       Friends of the Tompkins County Public Library: Help this long-standing local organization sort books and prepare for their upcoming spring book sale, one of the biggest in the eastern United States!

-       Salvation Army: Help prepare and serve free meals to local residents in need!

-       Ithaca Alternative Gift Fair: Help with various activities at this annual gift fair, where holiday shoppers have the opportunity to choose gifts of charitable donations, rather than more “stuff!”

For more information on Service Saturdays and to sign up, GO HERE!

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Click here to view or download Dining Services' Thanksgiving Hours or see below for a quick reference.

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Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, are you still trying to plan how you will make it home for break? Ever thought about sharing the ride home with a fellow classmate? It’s easy! Simply log on to www.zimride.com/ithaca, sign up or update your profile and post a ride. You will be amazed how quickly you will find matches!


When you post a new ride on Ithaca College’s Zimride network November 1 – 30, you will automatically be entered into the 2015 Zimride by Enterprise Thanksgiving Post a Ride Sweepstakes and have a chance to win a $200 MasterCard gift card.  So wherever you need to go, Zimride can help get you home in time for Thanksgiving.  Post your ride today!

Gobble Gobble!

 

For official contest rules click here.

"I found that small changes in the way that I use email, schedule my time, and manage my tasks, not only made me more productive but also led to improved communication and productivity for my team." 

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The search committee for the controller position is excited to announce that three candidates will be on campus for interviews and invites you to attend open campus meetings.

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Come to the North Foyer of Campus Center on December 2-3 to support One World Market and IC Circle K!

From 10-3pm One World Market, a Fair Trade business selling products from around the world, will be here hosting their annual Holiday Sale. There will be winter clothing, scarves, jewelry and even chocolate! A portion on the proceeds will go to help fund Circle K ‘s weekly service projects. Come out and support a great cause!

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 Service Saturdays is coming soon here at Ithaca College on December 5! We have an exciting group of three local sites in Tompkins County that we’ll be volunteering with:

-       Friends of the Tompkins County Public Library: Help this long-standing local organization sort books and prepare for their upcoming spring book sale, one of the biggest in the eastern United States!

-       Salvation Army: Help prepare and serve free meals to local residents in need!

-       Ithaca Alternative Gift Fair: Help with various activities at this annual gift fair, where holiday shoppers have the opportunity to choose gifts of charitable donations, rather than more “stuff!”

 

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Take advantage of the semester's final two weeks of concerts at the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at ithaca.edu/concerts; some highlights are featured below.  

Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at ithaca.edu/music/live. Check the expanded webcasting schedule for more information!

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