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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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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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15th annual SWISH for Make-A-Wish

Contributed by Colby Daboul on 04/08/2016 

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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ICIC 12000-02 Insight: Combining Expertise

Topic – The Secret of Life: Happiness, Success, Well-Being and Beyond

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4-5:15, Aug. 25 – Sept. 27

Instructors: Nancy Jacobson & Veronica Santana-Frösén

CRN 24015

Description: Do you ever wonder what the secret of life is? Is it living the good life? Or not? This course explores what living the good life means and if living the good life means happiness, success, contentment, satisfaction, health, or fitness. Or is it about something entirely different? Join us in exploring what the secret of life really is.

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All supervisors should plan on joining us in Emerson Suites on Wednesday, April 13th from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

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Find out more about how to use the new IC Mentoring Network on LinkedIn and why having career mentors can help make all the difference in your career path. Also learn about important strategies around utilizing LinkedIn to make connections, networking etiquette, and informative career networking groups.

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 "Forbidden love" carries a whole new meaning in this modern take of Romeo & Juliet. In this relevant twist, Romeo and Juliet are portrayed by females in a lesbian relationship. This production is put on by members of the Ithaca College Theatre Arts Department.

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On Friday, April 8 the Academic Advising Center will be holding drop-in's from 11:30AM to 4PM only.

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Ithaca College Project Generations will be hosting the 4th Annual Intergenerational Prom on Thursday, April 7 from 5-7:30 pm in Emerson Suites.

All members of the IC community are invited to join us for some intergenerational fun! There will be a Italian feast, lots of dancing, photos with Frank Sinatra, a SURPRISE performance, a scavenger hunt, and the chance to win some raffles.

RSVP to our Facebook event here! This event is FREE to all guests.

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Submitted by Business and Finance - Janet Williams, Controller

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TVR320: Topics in Media Technology: The Seduction and Surveillance of New Media (ICC WI) focuses on how the seduction of new media (mobile, social, web, etc.) has led to some unanticipated outcomes that affect our personal life experience in both utopic and dystopic ways. 

 

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As part of our Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar Series, the Department of Chemistry welcomes back alumnus Ryan Wibby '07 to discuss his experience opening his own brewery.

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April 11, 2016 12:00-1:00 (feel free to bring your lunch) 316 Gannett Center, Center for Faculty Excellence

Open to faculty, staff, and students.

Presented by Dr. Andres Rios Molina, Historian, National Autonomous University of Mexico

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Ithaca College Project Generations will be hosting the 4th Annual Intergenerational Prom on Thursday, April 7 from 5-7:30 pm in Emerson Suites.

All members of the IC community are invited to join us for some intergenerational fun! There will be a Italian feast, lots of dancing, photos with Frank Sinatra, a SURPRISE performance, a scavenger hunt, and the chance to win some raffles.

RSVP to our Facebook event hereThis event is FREE to all guests.

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15th annual SWISH for Make-A-Wish

Contributed by Colby Daboul on 04/06/2016 

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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ICIC 12000-01 Insight: Combining Expertise

Topic – Conflict and Cooperation

Mondays & Wednesdays 4-5:15, Aug. 24 – Sept. 28

Instructors: Barbara Adams & Belisa Gonzales

CRN 24014

Description: How do conflict and cooperation function in different arenas, in both the natural and human worlds? how are they perceived? is there overlap between these apparent opposites? what values are associated with them?  Guest experts from a variety of disciplines -- music, sociology, economics, history, CSRE, art, biology, theatre, etc. -- will discuss how researchers and practitioners in each of these disciplines would address these common issues.

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As part of our Residential Life Continuing Conversations Series on social justice issues, Cornell Woodson ’09 will be our featured speaker on Thursday April 7th, 2016 at 8:00 – 9:30 PM in Textor 103. 

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By now, staff employees should have received an email from Human Resources requesting completion of a survey designed to elicit supervisor feedback. This feedback is voluntary and is meant to provide a mechanism for supervisors to receive constructive feedback from their employees to assist in identifying areas for growth and development as well as identifying and acknowledging exceptional supervisors.  The deadline for responding to the survey is 12 noon on Friday, April 15th.

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