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Ryan Norland, physical therapy graduate student, recently traveled to San Francisco, CA on April 10-11, 2014 for the Third Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation hosted by the University of California, San Francisco. Ryan was awarded a travel grant to help finance his trip, so that he could learn about new research going on in the field of Regenerative Rehabilitation.

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There's Still Time to Claim A plot in the Circles Community Garden This Summer

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Please join us for a Holocaust Commemoration ceremony on Monday, April 28, at 12:10pm. 

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Ithaca College Natural Lands (ICNL, see map) was created in 2004 as a conservation reserve system managed and used for multiple uses by students, faculty and staff. A core team of 20+ student interns and volunteers manage the Natural Lands. The ICNL Staff collaborates widely across the campus community, involving members from several Schools and student organizations. Several IC courses use the Natural Lands as their outdoor classroom. Diverse projects in the Natural Lands range from ecological research to environmental education to senior volunteer outreach to trail building and maintenance for recreational use.

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Enjoy an evening out with your children at the IC Family Carnival! The fitness center at Ithaca College will transform into a child’s play land with inflated bounce houses, arts and crafts, face painting, and balloon animals. You will want to stick around for the live entertainment, raffle, and snacks for sale.

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Join us at the tc Lounge for an Adult Reception from 5pm – 8pm on Thursday, April 24th. Enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres while engaging with friends and enjoying the view from the 14th floor! Participate in a game of Ithaca College trivia and test your knowledge of Ithaca College!  A cash bar serving wine and beer will also be available. Must be 21 years old to attend this event.

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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! Tonight and tomorrow (4/23 & 4/24), Dining Services will feature Seafood House Station in Terrace 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, Butterflied Shrimp, and Maryland Crab Cakes!

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

 

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

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Are you interested in sustainable and alternative food cultivation methods? If so, come to Terrace Dining Hall during lunch on Friday and end Earth Week with a bang! A student research team will present their live Aquaponics Garden and explain the process for all who would love to learn more. 

WHAT: Aquaponics Display

WHERE: Terrace Dining Hall

WHEN: Friday, April 25th

TIME: 11:30AM - 2:00 PM

 

 

 

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 LGBTQA Pride Prom, Clark Lounge, Campus Center, 7-9 pm on Saturday April 26. Music, food, fun, and a photographer to record your Prom memories! 

DJ'd by DJ Fuzzy Bear
Sponsored by Prism and the LGBT Center
Open to all IC students.
 http://events.ithaca.edu/event/lgbtqa_pride_prom

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The Tots on Bots research team is looking for healthy infants who are  between 6 and 12 months of age, and will weigh under 30 pounds to help us in our work developing mobile robots. We are developing different control options that infants with disabilities could use to control their movement on a mobile robot, but first want to test them with infants who are developing typically.  Your baby can help us!

 

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Faculty, Staff, Students and Friends!  The IC Bus Trip Committee will be hosting a trip to NYC on April 26th.  Make your own plans to discover the excitement of NYC, check-out www.nyc.com for ideas. The cost is $41.00 per person. Sign-up today!

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Four acclaimed journalists will speak to the IC community Monday, April 28, as they accept national honors. Jeremy Scahill, whose “Dirty Wars” documentary was nominated for an Oscar, will be on campus -- while Glenn Greenwald (dubbed “the world’s most controversial journalist” by CNN this Sunday) will appear via video.
 
Scahill and Greenwald will be inducted into the newly-established I. F. Stone Hall of Fame as part of an expanded Izzy Award ceremony, set for 7pm in Park Hall Auditorium.

Also appearing on campus will be John Carlos Frey and Nick Turse, investigative journalists who are sharing the sixth annual Izzy Award for “outstanding achievement in independent media” in calendar year 2013.

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Ithaca College's School of Humanities and Sciences will host three fellows in the Department of Writing. They will be focusing on their scholarship, engaging with the wider IC community and teaching the following courses:

Tyrell Stewart-Harris: WRTG 10600: Academic Writing I-Section 32 (CRN: 22781), MWF 10:00am

Lillian-Yvonne Bertram: WRTG 17500: Introduction to Creative Writing-Section 03 (CRN: 20494), MWF 1:00pm

Christine Kitano: WRTG 17500: Introduction to Creative Writing-Section 05 (CRN: 22228), MW 4:00pm

 

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This special edition of the OUCH! security awareness newsletter explains the Heartbleed vulnerability in simple, non-technical terms and what people can do to protect themselves.

English Version (PDF) http://www.securingthehuman.org/newsletters/ouch/issues/OUCH-2014-special_en.pdf

In this Issue...

  • What is Heartbleed?
  • What should I do?
  • Beware of Phishing Attacks

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Come to Food Lab at Terrace Dining Hall tomorrow at 2:30PM!

Space is limited, so please REGISTER HERE!

Students will learn about the "farm to fork" local food process and why is it a more sustainable alternative to traditional, mass-produced and "factory farmed" meat. Guest speaker, Dan Purdy, from local vendor, Purdy and Sons, will present about how produce the sustainable, ethical and high quality products they offer Ithaca College Dining Services. Dining Services’ Executive Chef, JJ Molina, will demonstrate how porchetta is made and those in attendance will enjoy a delicious snack!

Can't make it to the event? No problem! Dan Purdy will be at Food Lab during lunch to answer any questions that you have!

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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! Wednesday and Thursday (4/23 & 4/24), Dining Services will feature Seafood House Station in Terrace 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, Butterflied Shrimp, and Maryland Crab Cakes!

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

 

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

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When registration begins on Monday, April 21, the Online Course Override Form will once again become active. This is a project developed by the Academic Workflow Implementation Group.

The Online Course Override Form is a streamlined process that will allow students to request access to a class for which they cannot currently register. The form also allows the faculty-reviewer the ability to manage course registration requests in a user-friendly and data-driven manner.

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Jewish Studies has some great courses coming up in Fall 2014, including two new courses, the History of Israel and the Arab-Israeli Conflict (JWST 20500) and an Art History course, Jewish Imagery, Images of Jews (JWST 22300).

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Library Cafe at Gannett Library
Hours of Operation for Saturday April 19th and Sunday, April 20th are:
--  Saturday: the Library Cafe will be closed.
--  Sunday: the Library Cafe will be open from 5pm - 12midnight.

Normal hours of operation begin again on Monday, April 21st.
For normal hours of operation for the Library Cafe and Grab & Go service at the library, please click here.

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On Tuesday, April 22, at 5:30 pm in Emerson Suites, entrepreneurs will make their pitch for a chance to walk away with $20,000.

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