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The Sustainability Café on Monday, April 7th will feature Dr. Kathryn Caldwell, speaking on the “Psychology of Conservation Behavior.” The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM, in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar. The Spring 2014 Sustainability Café/Environmental Seminar series is focused on the concept of Campus Sustainability: Hiding in Plain Sight. 

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Do you know what happens behind closed doors when it comes to Middle East and Israel in the USA Congress? We are bringing a speaker who briefs members of US Congress and Israeli Knesset on issues of security and policies around the Middle East Region!

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Become a bone marrow donor!

Contributed by Alyssa Frey on 04/07/2014 

Do you want to make a difference? Do you want to find a cure for cancer? Do you want to literally save someone's life? If the answer is yes we have good news!

You can register as a potential bone marrow donor on April 10th between 12:30-5:30 p.m. in the Mondo Gym.

It is completely free to register and it takes less than ten minutes to fill out paperwork and perform a cheek swab. No bone marrow will actually be extracted the day of the drive. Instead you will be put on the National Bone Marrow Registry and only be asked to donate if you are found to be a lifesaving match for someone. This is your chance to give cancer patient's hope and potentially cure them of their cancer forever!

Questions? Feel free to send an email to bethecurenj@gmail.com with any questions or post them under this event.

Want editorial experience for an award-winning online international magazine? Imprint Magazine has six editorial board spots open for Fall 2014 and we're looking for six amazing writers + editors to fill them!

Positions open:
Politics Editor
Music Editor
Life + Style Editor
Sports Editor
Chief Copy Editor
Impact Editor (creative writing)

To apply, please fill out this form and then e-mail your resume and a writing sample to icimprintmag@gmail.com by Friday, April 18 at 5 p.m.

For more information about Imprint, check us out on the site. E-mail us with any questions at icimprintmag@gmail.com!

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International Club of Ithaca College and Feminists United are collaborating to bring IC an enriching opportunity to discuss global commodity chains and social justice. Guest speaker Dr. Bhavani Arabandi, assistant professor from the department of sociology, will give a talk on gender roles and globalization.

Come join us for the stories behind the products that are designed, manufactured, and marketed around the world through global commodity chains. There will be refreshments and comfortable seating.

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 Come this Tuesday, April 8th, from 7-9pm in Clarke Lounge to listen to this year's Focus Asia Month key note speaker, Lorial Crowder, speak about immigration, the Filipino community and more!

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This coming weekend (April 11-13), VIC Radio and 91.7 FM WICB will be hosting our 28th Annual 50 Hour Marathon!  This year’s beneficiary is the Veterans Sanctuary of Tompkins County. Tune in and Donate!

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IC Kicks Back Needs You!

Contributed by Michelle Ammirati on 04/07/2014 

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 email tradley@ithaca.edu by April 18.

The Oscar nominated and Golden Globe winning crime and comedic drama follows con artist Irving Rosenfeld and his partner Sydney Prosser into the world of the Jersey mafia. Rosenfeld and Prosser work with FBI agent Richie DiMasso to expose corrupt politicians in the area.

From Thursday April 10 to Sunday April 13, the Student Activities Board presents this FREE critically acclaimed film! All showings begin at 8:00 pm sharp in Textor 102. Bring your friends and don’t miss out on a high-stakes, all-star film for FREE!

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.

Applications are open from now until April 11th with all positions available. Checkout the SAB Facebook to apply!

Positions include:

  • Films
  • Comedy
  • Programming Coordinator
  • Special Events
  • Advertising
  • Social Media
  • Finance

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.

Come help clear up common misconceptions surrounding the LGBTQ and allied community by partaking in Athlete Ally's "Sound Off!" video. The shooting will take place in the Park Sound Studio, Room 138, on Wednesday, April 9th from 8-9:30 p.m.

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Come share your skills in Ithaca’s very own IC Square! Sign up by the end of today to take part in the competition. Bring your friends along for a night of laughter at what is sure to be an incredible night on April 9th at 7:30pm.

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.

Sarah A. Shelby, Graduate Student in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University, gives a talk entitled

Life at the Nanoscale: Super-Resolution Imaging of the Cell Membrane

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As was mentioned last Fall, the Office of Human Resources is in the process of implementing a new talent management system called Taleo.  This system will replace our current online employment system for faculty and staff, our current Job Shop for posting and hiring of student employees, and facilitate a new “onboarding” process for new faculty, staff, and student employees.  We anticipate rolling out the new system during the first few weeks of June and will be communicating training dates as we get closer to “go live”. 

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The First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) seeks interested faculty AND STAFF to be FYRE Associates* for 2014-15! 

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Jailhouse... poetry!

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 04/06/2014 

What is your opinion on prison inmates? The justice system?

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Don't pass over... Judaism

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 04/06/2014 

Don't know a lot about Passover? Want to learn more about how it is celebrated?

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The Practice of Forgiveness

Contributed by Kevin Walker on 04/06/2014 

Ever wondered how forgiveness is viewed from a Buddhist perspective?

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Know how to do meditation on the breath? Want to try something a little different?

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On April 10th and 17th, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, in Textor 101, Ithaca College will be joining an community initiative across Ithaca and Tompkins County that is over 1,000 members strong, to view the eye-opening and powerful three-part series (one hour episodes, one episode each night) PBS documentary, Race: The Power of An Illusion. Each episode will be followed by a discussion about the film and its relevance today, that will be facilitated by a representative of the Multicultural Resources Center of Ithaca, in affiliation with Cornell’s Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.

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