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We would like to ask for your help in identifying faculty who would be a good fit within the FYRE program as a FYRE Associate.

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Upcoming TIAA-CREF Campus Visits

Contributed by Julie Tinkham on 04/07/2014 

  • Are you setting realistic goals for key life events and retirement?
  • Can you better balance your spending priorities to help you save more for your financial goals?
  • What investment mix and strategy is best for you to increase your portfolio's potential?
  • How do I get started contributing to the College's retirement plan?

Sign up today as space is limited. For an appointment please call 866-843-5640 Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (ET)

Thursday, May 1st

Thursday, May 8th

Thursday, June 12th

Wednesday, June 25th

 

 

Save the date!

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Are you an older adult who is wondering whether to move out of your current home—but aren’t sure what the next step might be? Do you want to downsize and not have your “stuff” control you and your time? Or are you an adult child who wants to help your parents transition out of their home and into a more supportive living environment?

Find the answers to these and other questions at the Senior Housing Expo on Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at The Hotel Ithaca (formerly the Holiday Inn) at 222 S. Cayuga St., Ithaca. The Expo will feature over 20 housing providers and facilities, as well as speakers about senior housing options and downsizing. This free event is sponsored by the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute and the Tompkins County Office for the Aging.

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Posted on behalf of Claudia Ayers, director of donor relations.

The family of Shirley Hockett, professor emerita of mathematics and one of Ithaca College's most steadfast and enthusiastic supporters, invites you to join them in a celebration of Shirley's 93 years of life on Saturday, April 12, at 4 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall.

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City Year is an education focused, nonprofit organization located in 21 cities in the U.S.  15 Ithaca College alumni from the Class of 2013 currently work with City Year!

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Chinese Sports

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 04/07/2014 

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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Summer Online Courses in Health

Contributed by Stewart Auyash on 04/07/2014 

 These summer online courses are open to all students. 

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Olubusola Esther Johnson, an expert in orthopedic physical therapy from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and a Fulbright scholar, will be giving her presentation "Entry Level Doctor of Physical Therapy: Where is Nigeria? Africa?" at Ithaca College April 9 at 7 p.m. in Job Hall rm. 161.

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IC Animal Rights

Contributed by Adriana Milutin on 04/07/2014 

 Hello fellow peers!

Please come and join the Ithaca College Animal Rights club on April 7th in textor 102 at 6 o'clock pm,  for  a lovely presentation by Kathy Stevens. Kathy is the founder of the catskill animal sanctuary and is going to talk about her work and experience at the sanctuary! We would love to have as many people as we can there to support our club and listen to what Kathy has to say! 

Thank you!
- IC Animal Rights E Board  

This is a general notification about the annual campus electrical shutdown on Saturday, May 31, 2014 and Saturday, August 9, 2014.

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Dr. Christopher House, assistant professor of communication studies and former predoctoral diversity fellow, recently learned that he will receive the 2014 TRIO Achiever Award from the Association for Equality and Excellence in Education.  As the organization articulates:  “A TRIO Achiever is an outstanding former TRIO participant that has received recognition within his/her profession or for outstanding academic achievement. They are individuals who have made significant civic, community, or professional contributions.”  TRIO programs are funded by the U.S. Department of Education and began as part of the 1965 Higher Education Act.

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To augment the college’s end-of-fiscal year procedures, Information Technology Services asks that you also keep the following guidelines in mind as you plan your end of year / start of next fiscal year computer-related purchases and activities.

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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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