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Michael Malpass' book, Ancient People of the Andes, was released by Cornell University Press in June.

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Please join the Office of State Grants Summer Institute staff and faculty for viewing academic presentations by incoming first-year students participating in the New York State Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP).

During the colloquium, scholars reflect and creatively present on various academic experiences encountered during Summer Institute.  SI participants will hopefully apply the lessons learned from their experiences to their upcoming first semester and beyond. The theme for their presentations will center around taking advantage of opportunity and establishing identity.

Friday, July 29, 2016

10 AM - 12 PM

Auditorium of the Roy H. Park School of Communications

Come share a light breakfast with HEOP students - served 8:45-9:50 AM




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On Thursday, July 21st between 5:00 and 7:00 PM there will be an outage of the campus voice mail system due to maintenance. This downtime is needed to complete a portion of the maintenance that was not able to be performed during the last outage on July 7th.

The maintenance will not impact general telephone use, and the campus Emergency Notification System will continue to function during the voice mail maintenance. Any callers who would reach the voice mail system during this period will receive a recording stating maintenance is ongoing and to call back after 7:00 PM.

During the voice mail outage, if you need to report a technology-related emergency affecting a substantial number of computer or telephone system users, please call our emergency paging number at 607-216-8599 and listen for further instructions. Note that the emergency paging number is not for reporting individual computer  problems.

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It is with a great deal of bitter sweet feelings that the School of Business announces the departure of our longest serving colleague in the Department of Finance and International Business, Associate Professor Joseph Cheng.

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The Office of Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is excited to invite current Ithaca College employees who meet the required qualifications to apply for the position of Solutions Architect.

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The Fall 2016 Student Organization Fair is Wednesday, August 31 from 10am-3pm in Emerson Suites. There will be over 150 student organizations promoting events, recruiting members, and showcasing their student organization. The student organization is free to attend. Take this opportunity to network with student leaders, find your passion and sign up for so many amazing student organizations. 

All recognized and new student organizations are able to sign up. Deadline to sign up is August 24 by 5pm.

*Please note OSEMA Recognized and Recreational Sport Clubs have top priority.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Theresa Radley at or (607) 274-3222. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Somewhere in the whirlwind of project deadlines, meetings, and daily emails, we are all just trying our best to keep up!

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  We will be upgrading the digital asset manager tomorrow at 11:30. This could take anywhere from 1 to 3 hours. Please download any images that you may need before the upgrade if possible and don't hesitate to contact me at with any problems you are having. 

The current economic climate has created challenges for employees on college campuses.  Strong, focused, and enthusiastic employees will be the key for all departments and divisions on campus.  You can help create an environment where employees feel empowered and informed.  Learn strategies on maintaining morale from Tracy Knofla, who has over 25 years of experience working on college campuses nationwide.  

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Dr. Utterson, Assistant Professor of Screen Studies, recently presented at the annual Film-Philosophy conference, focused on the intersections of film studies and philosophy.

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Patricia R. Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, delivered a series of invited lectures and workshops in Ukraine from May 17-May 27, 2016. Her lectures and workshops were sponsored by the US State Department’s American Film Showcase Program, where Zimmermann serves as an appointed Film and New Media Envoy. 

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All 13 members of the Athletic Training Class of 2016 extended the program's history of excellence by passing the national Board of Certification examination on the first attempt this spring, brining the streak 1st time pass success rate to 6 consecutive years, and 96 students in a row.

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Does your student organization do something well that you want to share with other student organizations? Do you think you have mastered a specific skill to being a successful student organization officer? Then share your secrets with your peers at the Student Organization Conference. OSEMA is looking for presenters for the 2nd Annual Student Organization Conference. To submit a proposal click here. Proposals must be submitted by July 10 for consideration.

The Student Organization Conference is from 10am-4pm on September 17 in Emerson Suites


Fall 2016 Technology Renewal questionnaires have been sent to all individuals and area coordinators.

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Friday July 15th at 12 noon in CHS 304, Matt Tenan, PhD and IC alum (B.S. in Athletic Training/Exercise Science, 2007) will be on campus giving a presentation on Noise Simulation to Improve Soldier Shooting Performance

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Our new students will arrive on Sunday, August 21, 2016.


Faculty and staff who volunteer will attend a training session at 11 am on Thursday, August 18, 2016 (directly following the all-college meeting).


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Our new students will arrive on Sunday, August 21, 2016.


Faculty and staff who volunteer will attend a training session at 11 am on Thursday, August 18, 2016 (directly following the all-college meeting).


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Campus Abandoned Bicycle Sweep to Begin on July 6th

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What's new at Dining Services?

Contributed by Rachel O'Campo on 07/08/2016 

Happy Summer, everyone! We have a few new offers available to you! 

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