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Ithaca College students have been working in teams on topics ranging from the environmental history of extreme weather events in Ithaca, the evolution of ground transportation in the region, and the impact of exotic species on the landscape and economy since the 1960s.

Four groups will present a synopsis of their findings followed by time for questions and answers on Wednesday, May 4th at 7:00 PM at The History Center.

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Going to be in New York or D.C. this summer? Come to a barbecue hosted by ICUnity, a network of Ithaca College's ALANA students, alumni, parents, staff, and friends. What's better than spending a day relaxing with your extended IC family?

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The Office of Strategic Marketing and Communications is looking for a student to assist the media relations team with various projects during the 2016-2017 academic year.

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Current and former Exploratory students (who entered in Fall 2013-2015): we need your feedback!

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On Thursday, May 5th join Rochester-based Holocaust survivor Helen Levinson and other Ithaca-based Holocaust survivors for a candle lighting ceremony, Ithaca Children's Choir performance, and the chance to hear her story. A reception will follow the presentation.

This event is Thursday, May 5th 7-9 pm at Temple Beth El, 402 N. Tioga St. Ithaca, NY

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We would like to invite you to our traditional celebration for the last Friday of classes – IC Kicks Back.  As always, this will be a fun and relaxing experience where you and your friends can create great memories.  Besides the free food and a concert presented by the Bureau of Concerts, you can expect a variety of entertaining activities courtesy of several IC student organizations.  IC Kicks Back will be held on Friday, May 6th from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the Campus Center Quad.  There will also be an IC Community Brunch on Saturday, May 7th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Terrace Dining Hall.  Look for advertisements about these events.  Don’t miss out on these fabulous traditions! 

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Entire Campus Power Shutdowns:  In order to perform required maintenance and complete upgrades on the campus electrical infrastructure, the Office of Facilities will be conducting two campus wide power shutdowns.  Power will be turned off to the entire campus beginning at 6:00am and will be restored in the evening hours when work has been completed (approximately 6:00pm).  The dates are as follows.

            Saturday, June 4, 2016
            Sunday, August 14, 2016

Intermittent Power Shutdowns:  Additionally, several buildings will be without power or on generator back up power at various points during late May and early June.  We encourage members of the campus community to read the full details on how the power shutdowns may impact your specific building.  Please see the detailed announcement on the Facilities Website.


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Please join this important meeting to learn about the Middle States Self-Study Process

On Thursday, May 5, 2016 Dr. Tito Guerrero, our Middle States Commission Liaison, will be visiting Ithaca College to help prepare us for the self-study process. In preparation for his visit we have been given an agenda of the different constituents he would like to meet with while on campus. We have been specifically asked to provide opportunities for him to meet with students, faculty and staff.

To that end, we have scheduled an open meeting for Dr. Guerrero to meet with campus community members on Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 12:00 – 12:45 pm in Clark Lounge. Please RSVP to Noel Wheeler at If you will be able to attend.

Dr. Guerrero’s visit is one of the first steps in preparing our campus to engage in this important process. We hope you will be able to attend this important meeting.

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 Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on May 6th from 2pm - 6pm on the Campus Center Quad!

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 If you are in your junior or senior year, now is the time to begin thinking about the possibility of a Fulbright application for the 2017-18 academic year.

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SGA Election Results!

Contributed by Kyle Stewart on 04/29/2016 

ATTENTION: Polls have closed and the results of the elections are in! 

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Elementary Latin I (LATN 10100) is being offered in the Fall (2016) on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:35-3:50. This course can satisfy the ICC theme for Identities (Humanities perspective). Consider taking Elementary Latin I to fulfill the Identities theme for the ICC, or to fulfill a language requirement, and for many other benefits.

Intermediate Latin (LATN 20000) is also being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 1:10-2:25. Consider taking it if you already have some knowledge of the language. For more details, please contact Dr. Robert Ziomkowski (

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Sound, Music and Wearable Computing for Rehabilitation and Learning


Ye Wang, Sound and Music Computing Lab, National University of Singapore 

Time and Location: 

4pm on Monday, May 2 

309 Williams Hall


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SGA Voting Ends at 10pm

Contributed by Kyle Stewart on 04/29/2016 

This is a reminder that polls for Student Government Association, Class Council, and Alumni Council elections close at 10pm tonight. 


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What are some of the everyday and long-term strategies we can employ to help undo individual and structural racism? 

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Bhavani Arabandi, Assistant Professor of Sociology, recently published in the peer-reviewed journal Review of Women’s Studies, Economic and Political Weekly (EPW). EPW is one of India’s foremost interdisciplinary journals with an international reputation.


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 Join us at 6:00 PM Tuesday, May 3rd, in the Handwerker Gallery for a reading and awards ceremony. 

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"Teaching Information Literacy and Evidence-Based Practice in an Undergraduate Speech-Language Pathology Program: A Student Reflection" was published in "Contemporary issues in communication science and disorders: CICSD" 43(Spring 2016):35-49. 

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Just a few more concerts upcoming at the School of Music.  Highlights below, or check the full calendar.

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Coffee, Croissants, and Conversation with Linda Gasser, Career & Organization Development Consultant; former IC Business School faculty member.   
Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 8:30-10:00 am
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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