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Do you want to have a positive impact on first-year HSHP and Park students? 

We are searching for rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors who would be interested in mentoring students for the incoming class of 2020. 

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In WRTG 21700 Inquiry, Research, & Writing Across the Disciplines, we’ll analyze how new ideas circulate as we practice strategies for productive inquiry and effective writing. This Writing Intensive course looks beyond the final written product—that paper with the bibliography and citations—to learn how and why writing is used in the process of research.

 

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We regret the this presentation with Doug Levine, Executive Director of the State Theatre of Ithaca, has been cancelled. We look forward to welcoming Mr. Levine back to campus next fall.

The Online Performance Review process for 2015-16 is now open! 

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Have any old Halloween costumes laying around that you don't know what to do with?

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* short courses on systems thinking, synthesizing expertise, creativity, and character

* active hands-on learning; no lectures

* lots of fun

* the courses will help you make connections among what you are studying in different courses inside and outside your majors

* this can make learning more lasting and more useful in meeting complex real-world challenges

* courses are one credit and are graded pass/fail

* taking any three of the four mini-courses will count as an ICC elective in the World of Systems or the Inquiry, Imagination and Innovation theme with a Humanities or Social Sciences perspective

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The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute presents:

Palliative Care: Research and Practice
Wednesday, April 20
2:00-4:30 p.m. 

Presenters:
Elizabeth Bergman, PhD, Gerontology Institute, Ithaca College
Suzanne Anderson, MD, Medical Director, Hospicare and Palliative Care Services
Jane Schantz, FNP, ACHPN, Binghamton University

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Come to First Year Friday!

Contributed by Joelle Albertsman on 04/15/2016 

 First Year Friday will be on April 22nd from 3-6 pm outside on the Fitness Quad.  

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April 19, 2016 12:10-1:00pm
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Presented by Elizabeth Belanger, Assistant Professor of American Studies, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

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Due to inclement weather, the Pitch, Hit & Run event will be moved to Sunday April 17

The Department of Sport Management and Media will partner with the Ithaca Youth Bureau to hold a Pitch, Hit and Run competition for kids ages 7-14 at Cass Park on Sunday April 17 from 11:30AM-3:30PM.

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15th annual SWISH for Make-A-Wish

Contributed by Colby Daboul on 04/15/2016 

Join IC PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) for the 15th annual Swish For Make-A-Wish basketball tournament on Saturday, April 16th from 10:00am-4:00pm in the Fitness Center. This annual 5 v. 5 basketball tournament raises money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central New York. Last year, we raised over $2,000 and had over 250 student participants. This year we plan to raise $2,500 and need your help!

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Want to be a part of history?

Contributed by Sara Kim on 04/15/2016 

Join the IC Asian American Alliance and the Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival April 15-17. Volunteers are needed for helping set-up, managing the welcome table, selling t-shirts and raffle tickets, providing guests with directions, working Asia Night, and helping clean-up.

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Public Viewing night, is ON for TONIGHT!! Friday, April 15th from 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

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ICIC 14000 Character—Developing habits for good. How can we best serve society? By each and every day making choices that do good for others as well as ourselves. The content and development of character are explored through a series of challenging activities and assignments. Tools for examining and intentionally altering patterns of thought and action to better serve society are introduced. Pass/Fail. 1 credit. No prerequisites. LA. (F,S)

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Communicating with others - peers, faculty and staff, supervisors and colleagues at internships or jobs, or the general public - is something you do every day, so make sure you're doing it professionally. The impressions you make on people can have tremendous impacts on your ability to be successful in the working world. Come to this workshop to learn everything from e-mail and cell phone etiquette, to dining and meeting expectations, to what you should wear in various settings.

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This competition is open to any Ithaca College student in any program at any level.  

Six businesses will give a ten minute presentation about their company, followed by five minutes of Q&A from a panel of experienced judges.  After deliberation, the top three business plans will be announced and prize money awarded to help get the businesses off the ground!

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Plan Your Future on April 26th!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 04/14/2016 

The Office of Human Resources invites you to attend the IC My Future Retirement Planning Program on April 26. The event will be held 10am to 2pm in the Emerson Suites. There will be 3 sets of concurrent education seminars available for you to choose from depending on what interests you and where you are at in the retirement planning process. Please feel free to attend just 1 of the seminars, or 3!

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Do you want to learn more about startups and how an internship or first job at a startup can launch your career and set you up for success? The startup world is unique, and many don't realize the huge growth potential that exists at startups, where you can climb the ladder and gain responsibility at breakneck speeds.

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15th annual SWISH for Make-A-Wish

Contributed by Colby Daboul on 04/13/2016 

Join IC PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) for the 15th annual Swish For Make-A-Wish basketball tournament on Saturday, April 16th from 10:00am-4:00pm in the Fitness Center. This annual 5 v. 5 basketball tournament raises money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central New York. Last year, we raised over $2,000 and had over 250 student participants. This year we plan to raise $2,500 and need your help!

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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

Register at homerconnect.ithaca.edu.  This course is open to all students (and seats are still available!)

GCOM 29256 - Everybody Loves a Parade - April 15-17 (1 cr.)

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