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Do you need advice regarding what major to pick? Not sure which classes to take next semester? Need a refresher on how to register for classes on HomerConnect? 

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5th Annual Hunger Banquet!

Contributed by Rebecca Johnson on 04/03/2016 

Food for Thought will be hosting their 5th annual Hunger Banquet on April 7th from noon to 1pm in Emerson Suites! The event will be an interactive discussion about class-driven food disparities. SLI credit will be offered. 

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The Ithaca College Asian American Alliance will be hosting an Identity Panel, the first program of Focus Asia Month. Student panelists who identify as Asian, or Pan-Asian, share their experiences and how growing up with this racial and ethnic identity shaped their perspectives in society. Join us as we kick-off Focus Asia Month TONIGHT, April 1, at 7 pm in BUS 111!

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There are multiple definitions of what it means to be a  “first-generation” college student, but you are probably a first-generation student if your parents or guardians did not pursue education beyond high school, if they attended a vocational school, or if they attended college, but did not graduate. There are many Ithaca College faculty, staff, and students who take great pride in saying “I’m the first!”

 

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There are multiple definitions of what it means to be a  “first-generation” college student, but you are probably a first-generation student if your parents or guardians did not pursue education beyond high school, if they attended a vocational school, or if they attended college, but did not graduate. There are many Ithaca College faculty, staff, and students who take great pride in saying “I’m the first!”

 

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There are multiple definitions of what it means to be a  “first-generation” college student, but you are probably a first-generation student if your parents or guardians did not pursue education beyond high school, if they attended a vocational school, or if they attended college, but did not graduate. There are many Ithaca College faculty, staff, and students who take great pride in saying “I’m the first!”

 

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If you've been considering graduate school, you should come to this workshop! We'll cover topics like: do you need to go to grad school, what are the benefits, how to find the right program, the application process, entrance exams, and more!

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So you've probably heard mixed messages about negotiating your salary, especially as a soon-to-be entry level employee. While there is no one-size-fits-all model for salary negotiation, there are strategies you can use regardless of industry and experience level.  Come to this workshop for tips on how to navigate this sensitive process including how and when to bring it up, how to prepare, and what things you can negotiate.

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Do you want to live in Ithaca over the summer? Are you looking for a Sublet?

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Tonight at 11:59 is the deadline for submitting your entry in any genre in the arts exhibition for the Peggy R. Williams Difficult Dialogues Series. The theme is campus rape and sexual assault. Chosen entries will receive public exhibition and are eligible for cash prizes.

Send your entry in .doc, .pdf, .jpg, or .wav, or .mp4 format via email to Maura Stephens, mstephens@ithaca.edu. See earlier Intercom story  for full information.

What is a Jumpstart Leader?  Jumpstart Leaders participate in each Jumpstart program in a leadership capacity by serving as a valuable source of information and advising students about their college experience. Students have the opportunity to apply to be a Jumpstart Leader for one of the four programs: Community Plunge, Lead-In, ECHO, and the GREEN Tour.

 

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How to Date Your Major

Contributed by Corinna Klinger on 03/28/2016 

You wouldn't marry somebody without being sure that they were a good fit for you, so why would you jump into a major without first making sure that it's "the One?" This event will teach you how to "date" that major that's always looked sexy to you, without making a commitment right off the bat. Then, when you're ready to make it official, you'll know that you've chosen the perfect match!

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Pediatric Physical Therapy Clinic

Contributed by Kellie Mooney on 03/28/2016 

We are pleased to announce that the Physical Therapy Department at Ithaca College plans to open a Pediatric Physical Therapy Clinic on Wednesday afternoons starting this Spring Block II semester.

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We have extended the recruitment period for the Sustainably Conscious Community(SCC) for fall! SCC is a housing option available to all returning students and will be located in Terrace 8 on the 2nd floor. There are singles, doubles and a few triples available. 

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Everyone has a role in making Ithaca College successful, and your feedback is important!  

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Everyone has a role in making Ithaca College successful, and your feedback is important!    

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Do you want to live in lovely Ithaca over the summer? Are you looking for a Sublet?

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Are you interested in event planning and management?  Don't miss this amazing weekend mini-course opportunity to learn about it from some of the best, Park School Alum Barry Mendelson and his team from MEG, the Mendelson Entertainment Group:

  • Barry Mendelson - President and CEO MEG
  • Minnie Madden - Creative Director
  • Chuck Rounds - Production Manager
  • Cassie Collins - Director of Operations
  • Michael Barone - Fabricator/Scenic Design

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Interested in a Fall 2016 Tutoring position?

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 Check out the Spring 2016 newsletter here!