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Mark your calendar now for the 2013 Distinguished Speaker in the Humanities lecture! Stephen Greenblatt, Cogan University Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University and renowned author and Pulitzer Prize winner, will deliver a lecture entitled "The Humanities and the Toleration of Intolerable Ideas."

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The Sustainability Café on Monday, November 18 will feature Mark Witmer presenting Community Solar: A People-powered Revolution.” The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM, in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar. The Fall 2013 Sustainability Café/Environmental Seminar series is focused on the concept of “Citizens + Community = Healthy Environment.” 

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The Sustainability Café on Monday, November 11th will feature Marguerite Wells presenting ”Blow, Wind, Blow: Community –Owned Wind Power in Tompkins County.”  The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM, in conjunction with the Environmental Seminar. The Fall 2013 Sustainability Café/Environmental Seminar series is focused on the concept of “Citizens + Community = Healthy Environment.” 

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Working outside the United States can be simple or more complicated than you imagined, depending on what you want to do or where in the world you want to go. This workshop will help you figure out how to job search and network internationally, relocate and adjust to new cultural norms, and offer best practices for launching an international career.

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Workshop on SLO Assessment

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Strengthen your assessment skills and network with your colleagues in an upcoming workshop on student learning outcome (SLO) assessment across the college.

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  • Also, remember to start thinking about recommendation letters for your professors to write for your premed file.  Information is on-line.

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Are you on a meal plan and want to give your dinner a boost? For $5 extra you can add a luscious lobster tail to your plate! On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of next week (11/12-11/14), Dining Services will feature Seafood House Station in Campus Center Dining Hall! Simply swipe your ID card and pay $5 at the register. No meal plan, no problem! Just add $5 to the cost of your dinner.

Seize the sights and smells of deep-sea deliciousness with an entire feature menu including: Roasted Lobster Tail, Shrimp Scampi, Pan-Seared Sea Scallops, and Crab Cakes!

Payment types accepted are: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Bonus Bucks, and ID Express.

 

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Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Rachel Marks at rmarks@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-5899. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Instructional Development Fund (IDF) grants now fall into one of two categories.  Direct Course Enhancement is the traditional IDF grant.  Diversity/International Projects is a new category for IDF.   Proposals are due in the Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center, by November 15, February 15, and April 15.  If the 15th falls on a weekend, proposals will be due the next week day.  Guidelines and application forms may be found at https://www.ithaca.edu/cfe/

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College employees and students should seek alternate parking.

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Finding a performance job isn’t quite the same as a traditional job search. Come to this workshop to learn some important tips and tricks for finding a job in the music industry as a performer!

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Get information about IC's 100+ majors and over 70 minors, come for real time advising, games, prizes and more!

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   Want to travel to a new and exciting state over winter break this year as well as helping the community by building homes?  Then, you should sign up for Habitat for Humanity break trips on Sunday, November 17th at 4pm.  

 

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Stephen Greenblatt, Cogan University Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University and renowned author and Pulitzer Prize winner, will deliver a lecture entitled "The Humanities and the Toleration of Intolerable Ideas."

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The Ithaca College chapter of Phi Kappa Phi will hold its annual Fall Awards Ceremony on Friday, November 8th at 4:00 PM in Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center.

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Students interested in leading an OSEMA Alternative Spring Break trip are encouraged to contact Assistant Director of Community Service, Don Austin, to learn more about making a difference as a leader during spring break!

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There will be an information session for students who would like to learn more about the five ASB locations for March 2014. Students can come to the session to learn about the trips, and all of the finer details of the program. To learn more in advance, go HERE.

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Speak with representatives from majors and minors offered across all five schools at Ithaca College, the staff from the Academic Advising Center, Career Services, Registrar, Study Abroad and more. It's your one stop shop for finding your path. All students are welcome to attend!

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 Are you on a meal plan and want to give your dinner a boost? For $4 extra you can add a juicy steak to your plate! On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week (11/5-11/7), Dining Services will feature Stone Steakhouse Station in Campus Center Dining Hall! Simply swipe your ID card and pay $4 at the register. No meal plan, no problem! Just add $4 to the cost of your dinner.

Payment types accepted are: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Bonus Bucks, and ID Express.

Questions? Reply to this post or contact the number below.

 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Rachel Marks at rmarks@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-5899. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Kerry Shaw, Cornell University
Topic: Studies of reproductive behavior and the evolution of mate recognition among closely related species

4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

Part of the Department's Seminar Series.

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

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

"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." 
                                                                    ~Winston Churchill  

Each November, the "Thank You for Making a Difference" peer-to-peer appreciation program offers employees the opportunity to send "thank-you" notes to colleagues across campus. This year, each thank you note will also contain a $7.00 coupon redeemable at the Ithaca College Bookstore and Mac's General Store in Phillips Hall.

Appreciation Packets will be delivered via intracampus mail, with the coupon redemption process beginning Monday, November 4, and ending Wednesday, November 27. This timeframe will not be extended.

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