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Due to an anticipated high volume of Admissions visitors, N-Lot parking will be reserved as guest parking for a portion of the day on Friday, April 14.  This is the parking lot located between the Yavits and Allen playing fields.  The lot will be closed as of 8 a.m. and will re-open for regular use at approximately 1 p.m. that day.  Thank you for your understanding and cooperation as we welcome prospective students and their families to Ithaca College! 

Below you will find the Masses scheduled for the Easter Triduum beginning on Thursday, April 13 and ending on Sunday, April 16. All Masses will take place in Muller except for Easter Sunday at 12 pm at Ford Hall. 

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Representatives from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) will visit Ithaca College on April 19 and April 20 to conduct focus groups and hold private office hours regarding the atmosphere on campus related to sexual harassment, sexual assault, and sexual violence. All IC community members are encouraged to take this opportunity to provide OCR with direct feedback.

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Some of Ithaca College’s brightest and most creative students will present their impressive research at the 20th Annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium on Thursday, April 13.

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 The club Ithaca College Unites For HER participates in fundraising efforts to provide a grant to any student, faculty, staff or immediate family member of theirs affected by breast cancer. This grant is to help pay for integrative, complementary therapies to help those who are going through or have gone through breast cancer treatment. These therapies include acupuncture, yoga classes, massage therapy, and nutrition counseling among others. To learn more about this club, the grant, and to apply either for yourself or on behalf of an immediate family member, please visit our website http://icunitesforher5.wixsite.com/icufh To learn more about the organization in general please visit https://uniteforher.org  

Focus Asia Month is an annual celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander cultures and histories. Through programs and events that are both fun and educational, important achievements and issues that surround the AAPI community are highlighted. The power and diversity that exists between the rich AAPI cultures are showcased throughout the month-long celebration at IC.

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Contributed on behalf of Vanessa Brown, Business Intelligence Application Architect

The DIIS Business Intelligence team (BI), along with the main report writers across campus, are pleased to announce the release of a new Reporting Center accessed through the new apps.ithaca.edu site.
Original Intercom announcement can be seen here: https://www.ithaca.edu/intercom/article.php/20170307151841102#.WL8b-vLVTFl

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Come and hear Associate Professor Kathleen Mulligan and former student Sarah Hebert-Johnson talk about their work and experience with her presentation titled: “Walking Through Open Doors: A Journey Through the Subcontinent” on Thursday, April 13, at 8:30 AM in Emerson A, Campus Center.

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 IC Library will be sharing fun and fascinating facts and giving away lollipops during National Library Week (April 9-15).

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There is a mandatory software upgrade to the United States Postal Service meter label solution that resulted in the inability for users to print to their network printers.

The USPS is aware of the problem and has provided the below work around.

Our developers have identified a temporary workaround while a more permanent patch is currently finalize. In the interim, please select your "Microsoft XPS Document Writer" as the printer when selecting your printer device. This will allow you to print to a "virtual file". You can then open this file and print as normal.

Due to an anticipated high volume of Admissions visitors, N-Lot parking will be reserved as guest parking for a portion of the day on Monday, April 10.  This is the parking lot located between the Yavits and Allen playing fields.  The lot will be closed as of 8 a.m. and will re-open for regular use at approximately 1 p.m. that day.  Thank you for your understanding and cooperation as we welcome prospective students and their families to Ithaca College!

Family Carnival is back for another year! There will be activities for all ages, including arts and crafts, face painting, bag toss, and two bounce houses! There will also be live performances, a raffle, and pizza! The event will be held on Friday, April 7, from 5:00pm - 8:00pm in the lower level gyms of the IC Fitness Center. 

Entry is $4 for kids and adults 18 and over.

$16 for parties of four or more.

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Contributed on behalf of Tom Grape '80, chairman of the Board of Trustees

It is a recommended practice in higher education for the Board of Trustees to appoint a transition team to assist with the planning for the welcoming of a new president to the campus community and to provide support throughout the first year of the presidency.  I am pleased to share with you that Jason Freitag, Associate Professor of History, and Nancy Pringle, Senior Vice President, will be co-chairing the campus Transition Team. 

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Toast to 2017
Friday, April 7, 2017
Emerson Suites
6:00–8:00 p.m.

FREE with senior card ($2 without)
21+ event (Bring ID) 

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We are pleased to share that the Food Bank of the Southern Tier (https://www.foodbankst.org/) will bring their Mobile Food Pantry back to IC campus! This service is open to any and all members of the IC community. There are no qualifications for this program. If you are in need of food, please stop by N-Lot (between the two practice fields closest to 96-B). All members of the IC community are welcome to “shop", free of charge, choosing items that they need. For more info on the Mobile Food Pantry program - click here.

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Congratulations to all the finalists for the 2017 Whalen Symposium.  These finalists will be presenting for an award at the Symposium on Thursday, April 13, 2017.  

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The club Ithaca College Unites For HER participates in fundraising efforts to provide a grant to any student, faculty, staff or immediate family member of theirs affected by breast cancer. This grant is to help pay for integrative, complementary therapies to help those who are going through or have gone through breast cancer treatment. These therapies include acupuncture, yoga classes, massage therapy, and nutrition counseling among others. To learn more about this club, the grant, and to apply either for yourself or on behalf of an immediate family member, please visit our website http://icunitesforher5.wixsite.com/icufh To learn more about the organization in general please visit https://uniteforher.org  

 

Voting for contingent faculty starts today! Please join to vote for the first ever contract for BOTH full time and part time unions.

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Dear Colleagues,

It’s time to ratify our first union contract! We will have voting from 9am-5pm on Thursday, April 6th at IC Square Meeting Room (The Fishbowl) and from 9am-5pm on Friday, April 7th at Dillingham Theatre Studio 2. We will have the contract on hand, as well as folks available to answer questions about it, at the voting locations.

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Save the Date

Contributed by Judith Ross-Bernstein on 04/05/2017 

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Assessment Summit 2017
Tuesday, May 23, 9:00-2:30pm
Campus Center, Clarke Lounge

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