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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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The Ithaca College Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is currently accepting applications for assistance and collecting donations for Cops, Kids & Toys.

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The Office of Career Services will not have drop-in times available on Monday, November 23 through Friday, November 27 due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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Looking for Discounts on Tickets?

Contributed by Katie Sack on 11/24/2015 

Plum Benefits offers exclusive discounts of up to 50% off tickets and up to 60% off hotels, with access to preferred seating and special offers for top shows, attractions, theme parks, sporting events, movie tickets, hotels and much more. Plum Benefits is a unique benefit offered exclusively to companies and their employees.

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The Center for Print Production will hold regular office hours to the end of the semester, December 1 – 23, Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please plan ahead for your final projects. 

 

Use Print Production for your advertising booklets, 8X8 album covers and screen scripts.  Having a recital? We can print your poster.


Looking for a gift idea?  Provide your digital file and we can print it on canvas suitable for framing.  Create photo magnets of your friends and custom calendars for half the cost of other vendors.

 

We offer multiple printing and binding options.

Contact Print Production at 607-274-3998 with questions.

 

We are located in the Center for Public Safety and General Services on Farm Pond Road.

Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is planning major network maintenance for late evening Friday, January 8th into mid-day Saturday, January 9th.

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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.

The Campus Store and MACs General Store will have adjusted hours for the Thanksgiving Break.

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Registration is now open for the December offering of the R.A.D. self-defense course for women.  The class will be conducted in three three-hour sessions from December 4-6, and is open to any student who identifies as female.

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

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Following the unrest and tensions at higher educational institutions across the country, there is a call for change rising on campuses across the country. Demonstrations and protests, large and small are happening on campuses across the country. Today’s campus is ripe for a civil conversation on the issue of race relations and the campus environment.

We’re at a crossroads in the area of civility and conduct within higher education. During this webinar, our expert presenter — Rev. Dr. Jamie Washington, the President and a Founder of the Social Justice Training Institute and Washington Consulting Group — will provide strategies for engaging in best practices that meet the needs of your diverse student body so you can educate students about what constitutes racist speech and action, respond to incidents swiftly and effectively when they do occur, and adjudicate incidents effectively and fairly. 

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Ithaca College is excited to partner with Plum Benefits and offer Faculty and Staff a chance to win a Plum Benefits gift card! Just visit www.plumbenefits.com and register between now and November 30th to be automatically entered. Please see these details for more information.

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Following an investigation by the Office of Public Safety, Ithaca College has identified a current student as the person responsible for posting two threatening messages related to the Cortaca football game to the Yik Yak social media platform on November 11 and 12. The student was referred judicially for harassment and cyber bullying under the Student Conduct Code. Because of federal privacy laws, neither the name of the student nor the outcome of the judicial process can be made public.

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Lose Your Fear of Public Speaking

Contributed by Catherine Wall on 11/20/2015 

If you would like to improve your communication skills within an atmosphere of fellowship and fun, then Toastmasters is for you.

 

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