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Submitted on behalf of Interim Provost Linda Petrosino

I am pleased to announce that Dean Leslie Lewis has agreed to chair the search for the Assistant Provost for Finance and Administrative Operations. Joining her on the search committee will be Diane Long, Associate Professor and Chair of the Occupational Therapy department; Yuko Mulugetta, Director of Enrollment Planning; Robert Cree, Associate Vice President for Business and Finance; and David Pacun, Interim Associate Dean of the School of Music. This position has been posted, and we encourage you to spread the word to qualified candidates.




 Submitted on behalf of Linda Petrosino, Interim Provost

Please join me on Thursday, October 2 for the second Faculty Colloquium of the academic year.  

Dr. Katherine Beissner, Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and fellow of the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute, will be presenting “Pondering Pain:  Lessons from the Big Apple and Beyond”

While Dr. Beissner enjoys working in a variety of physical therapy areas, her primary research interest is in geriatric pain management through the use of cognitive and behavioral self-management strategies. Her recent research examines how race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, health history, social support and physical abilities affect the function and quality of life of older adults.  

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You are invited to join the Ithaca College Department of Physics & Astronomy for Public Viewing Nights at the Clinton B. Ford Observatory

The Fall 2014 Schedule is as follows:

October 3 - 8:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.
November 7 - 8:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.
December 5 - 8:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

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Accounting majors may apply for Audit Intern Summer 2015 and Audit Associate positions with Grant Thornton LLP.  On-campus interviews will be held in Career Services on Friday, October 10, however applications are due no later than October 1.  Please view application instructions in eRecruiting.

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Four Ithaca College staff members receive the J.J. Staff Scholar award.

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The Academic Advising Center will not have Drop-In Hours Monday, September 29, 2014 due to staff training.

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The IC Greens, Dems, and Conservatives will be discussing the similarities and differences between their group and holding a Q&A session on Thursday, October 2nd, at 6pm in Textor 101. If you would like to know more about political parties and try to better understand how you align politically, then please join us! This is also a Power and Justice Theme program.

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Join us from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites on September 30th!

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Join us from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites on September 30th!

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If you know a faculty or student who has been an outstanding ally to a community that the do not immediately identify with, nominate them for the SGA Ally Award!

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How do different foods make you feel? Energized? Lethargic? Satisfied?  

Check out the article in SH101, "Good Mood Food" where you'll find:

  • How certain foods can make or break our moods
  • How messing with foods, messes with feels
  • Some happy foods to try and more!

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In case you've been looking for us in the Center for Health Sciences -- we're not there!  The Gerontology Institute and the Department of Aging Studies are now housed on the second floor of Job Hall--across the hall from the new location of the Office of International Programs! Our phone number and mailing address remain the same: 607-274-1965, and 953 Danby Road, Ithaca, NY 14850. If you have any questions, please call 274-1965 for assistance, or visit

A screening of Fresa y Chocolate (an LGBT themed film), sponsored by ¡CULTURA! Ithaca in collaboration with the LGBT Center, Sept 30 7 pm at Cinemapolis at 120 E Green Street in downtown Ithaca. As part of CINE con CULTURA, a film festival featuring Latin American films, in celebration of Latino Heritage Month in collaboration with ¡CULTURA! Ithaca.

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Submitted on behalf of Robert Cree, AVP for Business and Finance.

Please join us on October 1 and 2 for our two finalist eMarketplace vendor demonstrations. Once implemented, the eMarketplace solution will allow the college to streamline its purchasing processes, thereby increasing efficiency and reducing costs.

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Help kick off Breast Cancer Awareness month Sunday September 28, 2014 from 1pm-4pm with Save the Kans, throw a frisbee, have some fun and help Breast Cancer Awareness.

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Dear members of the Ithaca College Community,

On behalf of students, faculty and staff I want to wish everyone Shanah Tovah, which translates from Hebrew as Have a Good Year!

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Join us from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites on September 30th!

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 Students are encouraged to make a difference during Fall Break! Meet new people and do a bit of traveling for next to nothing!

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This month’s Service Saturday is happening on October 4th!

Kick off your October by volunteering in your local community and helping out with some BIG events and GREAT causes.

Students can choose to volunteer at one of these awesome sites:

·         The Brooktondale Community Center

·         Downtown Ithaca Apple Festival

·         IC Books Thru Bars

.         Other Site TBA

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Join us from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites on September 30th!

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