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The Sustainability Café on Monday, February 10th will feature Jeff Scott presenting “A Better Tomorrow: Sodexo Initiatives”. 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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Kaplan Test Prep is here to help!

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In case you haven't checked out the line up of Career Services workshops, here's a sample of what's coming up: 

  • Going Global: 5 Top Strategies for Working and Living Abroad
  • Free Tools and Tips for Your Next Job or Internship Search
  • Nail That Interview
  • Women & Work: Taking Charge of Your Career Success

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Join us at Terrace Dining Hall for CRAVE Tapas for a full-service dining experience. Space is limited, so be sure to reserve your table right away! 

Our menu is prix fixe, which means, for one price, you'll receive all seven courses. Click here to view our menu! See below for more details.


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Summer Grants for Faculty Research

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 02/07/2014 

Summer Grants for Faculty Research are intended to support post-terminal degree scholarly endeavors for full-time continuing Ithaca College faculty and faculty regularly employed on at least a half-time basis.  Awards provide $3,350 in compensation for eight weeks of full-time research.  Proposals are due in the Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center, by Monday, February 17.  Guidelines and application form may be found at  

Who has your heart at IC?

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Ithaca College Theatre and School of Music will cheerfully transition into spring with a presentation of Emmanuel Chabrier’s delightful opera “L’etoile.” Performances of this production will take place in Hoerner Theatre at 8 p.m. on Feb. 18, 20, 21 and 22. A 2 p.m. matinee will take place on Feb. 23.

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Take a sneak peak at the sights and sounds of the opera currently warming up the Hoerner stage. Watch here! Performances of "L'etoile" begin February 18th and you can buy tickets at the Dillingham ticket office beginning Feb. 10th at noon. Call (607) 274-3244.

A discussion with Belle Frank, EVP, Global Research Director, Strategy & Research at Y&R Advertising, on Thursday February 27 at 6:00 p.m. in Clark Lounge!

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Apply for one or both of these internship scholarships.

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Assistant Professor Candidate in Genetics

“From smoking to cancer: how behavior can change our genes”

4:00 p.m.
CNS 333

Part of the Department's Seminar Series.

Everyone is welcome to attend!

Refreshments beforehand* (3:45-4:00pm)
CNS THIRD floor lobby
Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reuse, reduce, recycle! 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at or (607) 274-3161. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Peter Donovan, founder of the Soil Carbon Challenge, will present “Understanding our Role in the Carbon Cycle”  tonight - Thursday, February 6th - at 7pm in Textor Hall Room 101. Whether you have a 300-acre farm or a 300-square-foot back yard, your land management practices affect biological soil processes. Learn more about the soil under your feet and its relationship to global carbon and water cycles. The Soil Carbon Challenge is an international as well as local competition to see how fast land managers can turn atmospheric carbon into water-holding, fertility-enhancing organic matter. This event is free and open to the public.

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Zimride is Ithaca College’s private network for ridesharing. Students can easily split the cost of fuel by posting rides and matching up! If you’re commuting to campus or driving out of town, post your ride and find other Ithaca students looking to tag along. Or you can extend your offer to students from Cornell and TC3. If you don’t have a car, just post where you need to go and Zimride will match you up with a driver. It’s that easy! Check it out!

Applications are now being accepted for our Residential Learning Communities (RLCs) for fall 2014!   

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Win a FREE trip to Costa Rica!

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Teacher Recruitment Days (TRD) will be held this year on March 31 and April 1 at SUNY Cortland. During this event districts from across the country send recruiters to conduct interviews for known and anticipated vacancies. Graduate education programs will also be in attendance for those of you still seeking a master’s in education.

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Craving something different? Did you score your favorite parking spot? Don't lose it by going downtown! Join us at Terrace Dining Hall from 5-7 PM on February 13th for CRAVE Tapas, a pop-up restaurant dining experience! A night of delicious tapas is just a short walk from your dorm or office. CLICK HERE for our prix fixe menu!

Space is limited, so be sure to reserve your spot soon! 

  • What: CRAVE Tapas, a pop-up restaurant at the Terrace Dining Hall
  • When: Thursday, February 13th, 2014
  • Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
  • Price per Person: $18.00. We accept cash, credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover), Bonus Bucks, and ID Express as payment
  • Reserve a table: Contact Rachel O'Campo at 607-274-5899 or

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The Dillingham ticket office will open on Monday February 10th at noon to sell tickets to Emmanual Chabrier’s L’etoile, a joint production of Ithaca College’s School of Music and Department of Theatre Arts. Performances of the opera begin February 18th.

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Preparing to take a GRE, MCAT, LSAT or GMAT exam? Prep classes are expensive. Apply for the Kaplan Scholarship and you could save over $1,000!

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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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