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IC Kicks Back Needs You!

Contributed by Michelle Ammirati on 04/23/2014 

Calling all volunteers for this year’s IC Kicks Back! We need a grand total of 30 volunteers to help with various jobs throughout the afternoon. Some jobs include:

-Maintaining lines for the inflatables and photo booths

-Checking IDs

-Taking photos of the event

A FREE IC Kicks Back T-shirt will be included!

If you are interested please fill out this survey by April 25.

 IC Kicks Back needs student organizations to host/table at IC Kicks Back! Come out and support the event while promoting your student organization! 

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On Tuesday, April 29th, don’t miss out on our annual cake decorating competition! Join the race to decorate the your cake the best from 7pm-9pm in IC Square. Don’t forget to dress like a chef in your aprons-you will be judged on your creativity!

If you want to sign up to be a part of a team, make a team of 2-4 people and sign up here! There will be prizes for the top 3 designs in the Race of Cakes!

Be on the lookout for more events hosted by SAB by ‘liking" the Student Activities Board on Facebook and following us on Twitter (@ithacaSAB)!

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Julia Ryan at jryan1@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Security Guard Ben Barber is put to the test when he must prove himself a worthy groom to his potential brother-in-law James Payton. James, a detective in Atlanta, takes Ben on a 24 hour patrol in this hilarious action-packed film!

Will James give Ben the okay? Find out Thursday April 24 to Sunday April 27, when the Student Activities Board presents this FREE film! All showings begin at 8:00 pm sharp in Textor 102. Bring your friends and don’t miss this crazy ride!

Be on the lookout for more events hosted by SAB by ‘liking" the Student Activities Board on Facebook and following us on Twitter (@ithacaSAB)!

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Julia Ryan at jryan1@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Are you interested in sustainable and alternative food cultivation methods? If so, come to Terrace Dining Hall during lunch on Friday and end Earth Week with a bang! A student research team will present their live Aquaponics Garden and explain the process for all who would love to learn more. 

WHAT: Aquaponics Display

WHERE: Terrace Dining Hall

WHEN: Friday, April 25th

TIME: 11:30AM - 2:00 PM

 

 

 

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Maybe you wouldn't want to encounter a shark on your relaxing cruise, but this awesome backpack could sure help you pack all your necessities for the trip!

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Med-i-tation time

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 04/22/2014 

Need to take a time out from school work? Like to meditate or want to learn how?

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This will be the final week of TLC workshops for this semester.  Please drop in for additional training during our summer hours.  The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:

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IC A Cure For Kids is hosting the third annual Man vs. Cancer food eating contest to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital!

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Pride Prom for LGBTQA Students

Contributed by Luca Maurer on 04/22/2014 

 LGBTQA Pride Prom, Clark Lounge, Campus Center, 7-9 pm on Saturday April 26. 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.
 http://events.ithaca.edu/event/lgbtqa_pride_prom

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Ithaca College Gerontology Institute with the Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center presents Linking Late-Life Depression to Dementia on Thursday, May 1, from 2:00-4:30 pm at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road. This workshop is free for IC students, faculty and staff, but registration is required. Visit ithaca.edu/agingworkshops to register and for more information. 

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Can your baby drive a robot?

Contributed by Carole W. Dennis on 04/22/2014 

The Tots on Bots research team is looking for healthy infants who are  between 6 and 12 months of age, and will weigh under 30 pounds to help us in our work developing mobile robots. We are developing different control options that infants with disabilities could use to control their movement on a mobile robot, but first want to test them with infants who are developing typically.  Your baby can help us!

 

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On Wednesday, April 30, 2:00- 3:30 p.m., the Center for Faculty Excellence will host a workshop addressing challenges and strategies of teaching and communicating with visually impaired students. Professors whose fall rosters include visually impaired students, as well as campus organizations and offices who want to make their services more accessible, are especially encouraged to attend. 

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Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on Friday, May 2 from 2pm-6pm on the Campus Center Quad! Challenge your friends on an inflatable Boot Camp Obstacle Course, in the inflatable Meltdown Zone, and on the Fire and ICE Slide. Be sure to capture the moment with the IT Photo booth, also provided by NY Party Works.

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Do you want experience using social media for marketing purposes?  Do you love working with Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter & Facebook?  Then apply to join next year's Career Services Marketing Team!

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Are you looking for an opportunity to build your design skills and develop portfolio pieces? Do you love working with the Adobe Creative Suite?  Then apply to join next year's Career Services Marketing Team!

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, has published an essay entitled “The Home Movie Archive Live,” in Amateur Filmmaking: The Home Movie, The Archive, The Web, ed. By Laura Rascaroli and Gwenda Young with Barry Monahan (New York and London: Bloomsbury, 2014).

The essay theorizes how multimedia performances combining amateur archival films and live music create additive structures to reconfigure images as a mobile, embodied, collaborative historiography.  The essay also probes how relational aesthetics, plural temporalities, and provisional contiguities remake screen and concert space as transversal encounters.

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Rehab Resources will conduct on-campus interviews on Monday, April 28 for students nearing the end of their degree program in PT, OT or Speech Path.  Position descriptions, qualifications and application instructions are located in eRecruitingApplications must be submitted by April 23 for consideration for on-campus interviews.

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New this Fall (2014): THEA 47801 Cultural Policy & Politics

How is it possible that words on a page or images on a canvas can be the center of international political debate? The work of Robert Mapplethorpe, Ai Weiwei or *censored* Riot is as much known for what it represents politically as for its formal or aesthetic qualities. What does national cultural policy say about that nation’s values, priorities and sense of shared identity? This course explores the intersection of cultural policy and politics, particularly in the United States during the last hundred years. 

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Rehab Resources is a growing company seeking individuals dedicated to making a difference in the lives of children and/or adults.  You could work with children in their home or childcare setting, or work with adults in acute, long term care/short term rehab, outpatient or skilled nursing settings.  Rehab Resources has over 100 therapists in 13 facilities throughout Central and Northern New York.

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