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BalanceWorks September Newsletter

Contributed by Julie Tinkham on 09/26/2013 

Fall is here! See this months' BalanceWorks newsletter for fun fall activity ideas and recipes.




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Tuesday, October 8, 2013
12:10 - 1:00 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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Tuesday, October 1, 2013
9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Jean Kirkpatrick, Technology and Documentation Assistant and Kristyn Lingenfelter, Assistant Registrar for Student Services

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Several people have reported that the Send button is not visible when writing an email message in the new version of Office 365 Outlook Web App (OWA). This behavior occurs with Firefox on both Windows and Mac computers, and has proven to be very inconsistent. If you are experiencing this problem you can try the follow workaround:

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 Leading @IC Presents: President and Treasurer Social!

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 LEADING @ IC PRESENTS: Contracts 101!

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Fall has arrived and what better way to celebrate than to go out and participate in some great events! We are excited to share the following events with you: 

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Current Ithaca College employees will soon be receiving a required notice about Health Care Reform. Benefit-eligible employees who plan to be covered by one of the College’s medical plans in 2014 will not need to take any action related to the notice.

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 Join IC's Habitat for Humanity out on the academic quad at 7:30pm on Monday, September 30th where we will be listening to speakers from around the Ithaca community talk about their views and experiences with homelessness. 

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The Sustainability Speaker Series presents Lesley Byrne, international permaculture teacher and trainer, speaking on “Regenerating Rusinga Island through Permaculture”. This event will take place tonight, Thursday, September 26, from 7-9 p.m., in Textor Hall Room 103. This event is free and open to the public.

Photo: Lesley Byrne - at left - with Nancy, a permaculture course graduate and subsistence farmer who provides food for her five children from her agricultural activities.

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Colm Tóibín — author of the New York Times best seller “Brooklyn” — will speak to first-year students at Ithaca College on Monday, Oct. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

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Masters Swimming

Contributed by Mike Ariel on 09/26/2013 

 Come join Masters Swimming in the A&E Center!

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 As you may have heard over the weekend there was a horrible attack at the Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya. Over 100 people lost their lives in this horrendous attack and IC African Students Association decided that we wanted to have a candlelight vigil for those who lost their lives. 

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Programs represented include: MBA, Accounting, HR Management, Management, Sport Management, Economics, and more.

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All faculty and staff are welcome to attend a Pathways training to learn to identify and respond to a student who might be experiencing distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.

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The School of Music is pleased to highlight an upcoming performance by the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra (CCO) as part of their 2013-2014 season. This concert features Jennifer Hayghe, Ithaca College associate professor of music performance, on piano.

September 28, 2013
8:00 pm Concert (7:15 pm Pre-concert Chat)
Ford Hall, Ithaca College

O'NEIL: Sweet and Salty Winds (Composers Showcase Selection #1)
HAYDN: Symphony No. 82 in C Major Hob. I:82 "The Bear"
CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op 21

Jennifer Hayghe, piano

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 Students who wish to change their declared ICC theme should go to the Office of the Registrar website ( and complete a new theme declaration form. Students who wish to talk about potential theme changes can make an appointment with their academic advisor or stop in during the Academic Advising Center’s walk-in hours.


David Salomon, Assistant Professor of Art History, has published an article entitled, "The Highway Not Taken: Tony Smith and the Suburban Sublime," in Places, an interdisciplinary journal of contemporary architecture, landscape, and urbanism.  Salomon's article looks at the surprising intersection between avant-garde art, infrastructure and suburban architecture.

Ithaca College's Latin American Studies Program is co-sponsoring a two day conference on the legacy of dictatorship and the emergence of social movements in the past three decades in Latin America. The conference will be held at Cornell University on September 27th and 28th. For the full schedule of events, please go to the IC Latin American Studies webpage .

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Steven Hartman (English, BA 1987) has published a translation of short stories by Swedish author Stig Dagerman (1923-1954).  Titled Sleet (Boston: David R. Godine, 2013) after one its stories, the collection originally appeared in Sweden in 1947 under the title Noveller i Urval (‘selected stories’). 

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