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Emerson Halloween

Contributed by Darnell Thompson on 10/26/2016 

Want a fun safe trick or treat experience for children on campus!? 

Emerson Halloween is where you want to be! 


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On October 14-15, the Ithaca College School of Business hosted the 13th International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management, and Organisational Learning, drawing scholars and practitioners from around the world to discuss key topics managing data, knowledge, and intelligence.

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Arhlene A. Flowers, associate professor in Integrated Marketing Communications, and Yvette Sterbenk, assistant professor in Communication Management and Design, published “Winter, You Win: Ithaca Convention and Visitors Bureau ‘Surrenders’ to Key West with an Unconventional Campaign that Goes Viral” in Case Studies in Strategic Communication (CSSC). CSSC is a peer-reviewed online journal dedicated to the study of strategic communication through the case study form. Both Flowers and Sterbenk are in the Department of Strategic Communication housed in the Roy H. Park School of Communications.


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Contributed by Kathleen Callahan on 10/26/2016 

 The Sport Event and Networking Club is hosting a food eating contest on Nov. 6 at 1:00 p.m. in the campus center pub! 

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The 2nd Annual U.S. Media Literacy Week will be held from October 31-November 4, 2016. This week is designed to bring attention and visibility to media literacy education in the United States. The National Association for Media Literacy Education is working to create a media literacy week to showcase the amazing work done by media literacy educators and organizations across the country. The overall mission of Media Literacy Week is to highlight the power of media literacy education and its role in education today.

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  Critical Health Issues, HLTH 20500 is a 3 credit online Summer Course offered during the Winter 2017 session.  ICC Attribute: Diversity. Social Science. Self and Society. ICC Theme: World of Systems.

Health: the state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.  And so much more.  Health is: nurses, doctors, and hospitals. And so much more...neighborhoods, food, income, education, race, and so much more.  Join this class to discuss these issues and more in the context of health.

Please contact Stewart Auyash at for more information.

Award Opportunities: Small Grants

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 10/26/2016 

This program will provide small grants of up to $300 to individual faculty members to help defray the costs connected with developing or redesigning a course that incorporates or is focused on diversity and/or international/cultural issues (/diversity/). Costs covered include books, other print materials, digital resources such as DVDs or other electronic resources, and laboratory supplies when relevant. Material purchases are limited to items that are directly related to the development or redesign of the course. The program is not intended for use by faculty in their quest for advanced degrees. Early career and ALANA faculty are strongly encouraged to apply.

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 Thursday, October 27, 12-12:50 pm - Gannett 319 --The Digital Commons: Supporting Open Access at Ithaca College

Bridget Bower, College Archivist, will introduce the Digital Commons@IC, our online repository for hosting the scholarship of Ithaca College students, faculty, and staff.  Matt Gorney, Digital Media Coordinator, DIIS, will discuss adding Kaltura-created media to the Commons.

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We're bringing you the Annual Ithaca College Employee Benefits & Work/Life Fair. 

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Native Heritage: 1st Peoples Month

Contributed by RahK Lash on 10/26/2016 

Through the collaborative efforts of the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs, our campus partners in various departments and offices, and our student organizations, we are able to provide various opportunities to learn, share, celebrate, empower, and appreciate Latinx Heritage Month, Native Heritage: 1st Peoples Month, Black History Month, and Focus Asia Month. 

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A Professions Week Event!

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ICIC 12000-01 Insight: Combining Expertise

Topic – Revelation and Revolution:  Insights from Within and Without

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4-5:15, January 24 – February 23

Instructors: Luke Keller & Chris Sinton

CRN 42692

Description: How can we combine insights from experts across disciplines to address complex issues? How do we define and recognize insight? In this course we will explore multiple definitions of insight, revelation, and revolution. We will interview guest experts from a variety of disciplines and discuss with them how researchers and practitioners in each of their disciplines would understand and address a common issue. We will introduce techniques are to combine their insights and lead to deeper understanding and more powerful solutions.


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Apply to be a Participant-Leader for an Alternative Spring Break (ASB) trip!  Participant-Leaders will be responsible for delivering an orientation session before the trip, organizing the group and leading group reflections throughout, and “bringing it back to campus” after the trip is over.  

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The deadline for summer sessions 2017 undergraduate course proposals is November 1st.

If you'd like to propose a summer session undergraduate course, contact your department chair.

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Are you on a meal plan and want to give your dinner a boost? Join us on Thursday, October 27th, at dinner in Towers Dining Hall for some delicious steak and sides!



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Are your Bonus Bucks running low? Refill them by clicking here and enjoy your snacks or meals at a discount - Bonus Bucks are tax exempt! 

Explore the benefits of on-campus dining! Click here to download a registration form.

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The Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center (FLGEC) and the State Society on Aging New York will partner to present a Rural Summit. This one-day event will focus on issues related to the health needs of older people in rural New York.

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The Office of International Programs and the IC International Club are very excited about the upcoming 2016 International Education Week (IEW) from October 31–November 4! This week-long international festival features a whole set of exciting events and we look forward to seeing you there!

We are currently accepting submissions for our annual International Photo Exhibition Contest. Bring us your best photos (they must be your own photos/photos you took yourself). This contest is open to both international and domestic students. Students can submit photos they took at home, in the U.S. or from any other study abroad experiences (if you did any).


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Tonight, Wednesday October 25th, the Colleges Against Cancer club will be hosting an event in IC Square from 5pm-7pm.

Feel free to stop by for performances by Ithacappella, Pitch Please, and Pulse Hip Hop.

There will also be a mummy-wrapping contest and donut on a string! Raffles will also be going on throughout the night for some awesome prizes!

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