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InterFashional Night: In Transit
Emerson Suites
Friday, March 21st, Doors open at 7pm

Join the International Club of Ithaca College for InterFashional Night, an annual fashion show showcasing clothing from all around the world. International AND American students get the chance to walk the runway wearing traditional clothing and representing beautiful cultures from across the globe. The show is FREE and open to the entire campus community.

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American Sign Language

Contributed by Nancy Kotmel on 03/19/2014 

Have you ever wanted to learn a language but struggled with verbal languages like French or Spanish? Have you been out of school for a while and nervous about taking a class? Would you enjoy learning another language and culture in a fun, relaxed, “hands-on” environment? Do you want to “brush-up” on old ASL skills? If so, you are invited to register for Beginner's American Sign Language I and Beginner's American Sign Language II this spring.

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The Writing Department will be offering an online section of Personal Essay (WRTG 20500) this summer from June 30 to Aug. 1. The course encourages students' own self-exploration of their identities and introduces them to the Personal Essay genre through assigned readings and writing practice. Various techniques of narrative and reflective storytelling also are taught. The course is ideal for students in Ithaca, at home, or on the move, as it's online and all the work will be turned in digitally.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 3:30-4:30 PM
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Co-Sponsored by Women's Studies

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 It is a scavenger hunt with team building activities. Come hunt for hope, scavenge for love!

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs would like to recognize student leaders who have made an impact on campus. This year we are recognizing student organizations for their work and dedication to the campus. We are asking students, staff and faculty to submit nominations for Outstanding Adviser of the Year, Outstanding Executive Board Member of the Year and Best Program of the Year. To nominate, please submit the Student Organization Nomination Form and the Program of the Year Application found on IC Link and the OSEMA website by March 28, 2014. For more information or questions, please contact Theresa Radley at tradley@ithaca.edu.

Upcoming Film Series Event!!

Contributed by Kerry E. Spitze on 03/17/2014 

Come join us for a public viewing and discussion of a 3-part film series entitled, Race: The Power of an Illusion.

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Join Heart4Heart at Ithaca College's Eboard!

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The Philosophy Club will meet on Wednesday March 19th, 7-8pm in Rothschild Place 147.  [For those unfamiliar, the building is next to the Communications building.]  All are welcome to come and join the conversation!

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The Anthropology Department is offering several interesting courses during the May Session--check them out! Fulfill one of your general education requirements with the thought-provoking class, Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (online) this May session from the comforts of wherever you are.

Contact Dr. Sue-Je Gage at sgage@ithaca.edu for more information.

The Sustainability Café on Monday, March 17th will feature Dr. Nancy Menning presenting “Climate Change and the Humanities.” The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM, in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar. The Spring 2014 Sustainability Café/Environmental Seminar series is focused on the concept of Campus Sustainability: Hiding in Plain Sight. 

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As you begin to plan for Commencement/Senior Week 2014, please keep in mind the following on-campus housing guidelines. All campus residents except for graduating seniors, Resident Assistants, and Circle Apartment residents are required to vacate their rooms no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 10, 2014 unless they receive written approval from the Office of Residential Life to remain. For students with a final exam scheduled, or final papers/projects due on Monday, May 12, 2014, the deadline to vacate their rooms will be extended until 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Students with a Monday final exam, paper or project due should notify their RA.

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From job searches to networking and more, Career Services is here to help.

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Online Courses At-A-Glance

Contributed by Nancy Kotmel on 03/17/2014 

With an Ithaca College online course you can learn anytime, any place -- at home or while you travel. Online courses are are as close as your computer this summer!

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Ithaca College students are welcome to attend SUNY Cortland's Spring Career & Internship Fair on Thursday, March 27 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. in the Corey Union Function Room. 

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Job Fair @ SUNY Cortland 3/27

Contributed by Caryanne Keenan on 03/17/2014 

IC students are invited to attend SUNY Cortland's Spring Career & Internship Fair on Thursday, March 27 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. in the Corey Union Function Room. [Professional attire is expected.]

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Ed Tech Day 2014 will be held next Thursday, March 27, 2014 in the Campus Center. Over 55 technology vendors come to campus to showcase their latest technology including 3D printers and present seminars focused on technology issues facing educational institutions. The College Showcase features faculty, staff and students demonstrating how they are using educational technology including Calvin Chestnut, an Ithaca College student, showcasing his work with Google Glass.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend this invite; you don't need to register - just come!

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Submitted on behalf of Julia Herman '14, CHP Intern.

In this month's IC Student Health 101...

Stand Out From The Crowd

  • 5 questions to answer in your cover letter

Android or iPhone? Or Something Else?

  • What's your smartphone of choice? Why? Please share here!

Creating Your Own Happiness

  • Realize the joys of being single

Find out more - and enter the March drawing $2,500 - in IC Student Health 101!!

Have a healthy week!!

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs would like to recognize student leaders who have made an impact on campus. This year we are recognizing student organizations for their work and dedication to the campus. We are asking students, staff and faculty to submit nominations for Outstanding Adviser of the Year, Outstanding Executive Board Member of the Year and Best Program of the Year. To nominate, please submit the Student Organization Nomination Form and the Program of the Year Application found on IC Link and the OSEMA website by March 28, 2014. For more information or questions, please contact Theresa Radley at tradley@ithaca.edu.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 2 - 3 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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