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Career Services is pleased to announce that NJPIRG will be visiting campus for the purpose of hiring Campus Organizers for their 2015-2016 campaign season.

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We have recently added two Yoga II PALS courses for Spring 15 Block II.  If you are interested in taking these courses, please look on HOMER for more information. 

Submitted on behalf of Linda Petrosino, Interim Provost/Vice President for Educational Affairs

The Provost and Vice President for Educational Affairs would like to invite all members of the campus community to an art exhibition by our very own Ithaca College students.

Please join us on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. on the 3rd floor of the Peggy Ryan Williams Center.  A reception will be included as we hope to create a relaxed and informal environment to view the artwork.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Provost/VPEA office at (607) 274-7918 as much in advance of the event as possible.

 

 

 

Dr. Orlando-Marquez C. Kittrell, director of the Ithaca College program, Careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (C-STEM) is headed to the White House on March 6, 2015. 

As Ithaca College’s representative on the STEM Coalition's Leadership Council, Dr. Kittrell will join STEM Leadership Council colleagues to meet with the Office of Management and Budget, the Office of Science and Technology Policy, and the Domestic Policy Council to provide feedback on the 2016 Fiscal Year Budget for STEM initiatives, and working with the White House on future STEM initiatives.

The STEM Education Coalition, located in Washington, D.C., works aggressively to raise awareness in Congress, the Administration, and other organizations about the critical role that STEM education plays in enabling the U.S. to remain the economic and technological leader of the global marketplace of the 21st century.

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Join us on Thursday, March 5, at 12:05 p.m. in Business 111, as Kimberly Zeoli '89 shares her career story and lessons learned along the way. 

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Donathan Brown, assistant professor in Communication Studies and former H&S Diversity Fellow, has accepted a visiting professorship during the summer at the University of Maribor in Slovenia.  Funded by the Ministry of Education, the University of Maribor, and the European Commission, the appointment will be in cooperation with two departments:  English and American Studies.

 

Dr. Brown will give public talks and guest lectures in his role as visiting professor. These talks will focus on the role that race plays within American public policy,  particularly as pertains to African Americans and Latinos.  He will also engage with the University’s Faculty of the Arts and give a presentation focused specifically on material covered in his 2014 book, When Race and Policy Collide.

 

Dancing is a way you can stay active at any age, shape or size! 

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Have you ever wished you could try out many new books, DVD’s, and exercise equipment catered towards achieving a healthy lifestyle without the burden of cost?  

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Dr. Chandra Talpade Mohanty is Distinguished Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at Syracuse University.  There will be light refreshments served before her talk.  

Save money and make friends by sharing a ride with Zimride! It’s free to post. 

After all, you share the same destination; why not share the same ride too? 

zimride.com/ithaca

Last Chance to Win a Tablet!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 02/27/2015 

Hurry, there's still time to take the What’s Your Financial IQ Challenge —and be entered to win a tablet computer! Take the challenge now since it ends at the end of the day today!

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Want to get spring break ready? Register now for Monday, March 2nd in North Foyer: http://bit.ly/inchathon

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Want to join your IC friends for the trip of a lifetime? Our dates are May 17-28. Registration will close on March 5th. Register now at: www.freeisraeltrip.org

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 Orange you glad Horrible Bosses 2 is playing !? It doesn't matter if you seen the first movie or not. Bring your friends, crush or even roommate because Horrible Bosses 2 is one of the funniest comedies of 2014. It's sure to make the whole audience burst in tears. It's in Textor 102 at 8 p.m. on February 26th, 27th, 28th and March 1st. Be there or be...triangle.  

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Are you a dedicated student leader at Ithaca College? Do you spend your free time at meetings for student organizations or volunteering in the community?

The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is happy to announce a number of scholarship opportunities available to YOU for the 2015-2016 academic year.

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A complete list of recognized student organization can be foundhere.

If your student organization is not on the list you will need to complete the steps below by March 6 to become an OSEMA Recognized Student Organization.

1.     Complete Student Organization Recognition form on OrgSync
Complete those steps.
                     Returning Student Organizations click here
                     New student organization click here

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Please help us (and your fellow students) - by participating in the IC Student Health Survey. And win a $15 ID Express Card!

The IC Student Health Survey is confidential, and contains all multiple-choice questions regarding students' health habits and concerns. The data we collect will be used to help us improve health and wellness programs and services for students.

 

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"What is marijuana legalization to you? Is it largely a health issue, a criminal matter, or a question of personal choice?"

In "Up in Smoke", in SH101:

  • Check out the debate between two experts regarding the legalization movement
  • Get answers about issues concerning marijuana 
  • Watch students videos ("gateway paradox", "money & lockup", "best plant practice")

Here's the link:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

 

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As National Eating Disorders Awareness Week comes to a close, it’s important to understand the true nature of eating disorders. Maybe you had no idea that you can’t always tell by looking that someone is in the throes of an eating disorder, or that for some, innocently beginning a diet can lead to a full-blown eating disorder. They are serious illnesses and not a phase or a lifestyle choice.

When someone has an eating disorder, it is vital to seek help. Because of the complex nature of the illness, a comprehensive treatment team which includes medical, nutritional, and psychological therapies is recommended. The earlier treatment begins, the better chance there is for a full recovery.

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Today, the TLC will be providing an online workshop for Microsoft OneNote, a digital note taking application.

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