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Are you working on Valentine’s Day but still want to treat your special someone to a nice meal? Did you miss the opportunity to make a reservation? Come enjoy the full-service CRAVE dining experience at Terrace Dining Hall on February 13th from 5:00-7:00PM. Our prix fixe menu features seven delicious courses, brought right to your table to enjoy! 

 

  • What: CRAVE Tapas, a pop-up restaurant at the Terrace Dining Hall
  • When: Thursday, February 13th, 2014
  • Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
  • Price per Person: $18.00. We accept cash, credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover), Bonus Bucks, and ID Express as payment
  • Reserve a table: Contact Rachel O'Campo at 607-274-5899 or rmarks@ithaca.edu.

 

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Nominations are open for student or faculty membership in Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society. Sigma Xi is a national honor society of scientists and engineers who are elected to the society because of their research achievements or potential. The Paulen A. Smith Chapter at Ithaca College was founded in 1965.

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Contributed on behalf of Gerald Hector, Vice President for Finance and Administration.

I have been asked by a number of people how we will fill the position of Associate Vice President for Information Technology Services following the recent retirement of Ed Fuller.  Per our usual policy, we will conduct a national search for this position, assisted by a nationally recognized search firm (to be identified).  The search is expected to continue through the summer of 2014 with the goal of having a candidate selected by August of 2014.  Dean Karl Paulnack has agreed to chair the campus search committee, and the remainder of the committee will be selected from members of the faculty and staff in the near future.  The leadership team within ITS will report directly to me until the new AVP is in place.

 

Ithaca College Mock Trial concluded its season at the American Mock Trial Association Regional Tournament in Buffalo this past weekend and was unsuccessful in its efforts to achieve a bid to the championship series next month in Hamilton, Ohio. 

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Intramural indoor soccer sign-ups have OPENED! Teams will only be able to register until MONDAY 2/24!

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Intramural indoor soccer sign-ups have OPENED! Teams will only be able to register until MONDAY 2/24!

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The Campus Store will be hosting our annual 2-14 Sale on Friday, February 14th.

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The next No Pressure Blood Pressure will be held on Friday, February 14th. Important reasons not to miss the next screening:

1. 65 million Americans have hypertension (high blood pressure)

2. Many people don't even know their blood pressure is high because there are no symptoms in most cases

3. Hypertension can lead to heart disease, stroke, heart failure, and kidney disease

4. 66% of those IC employees measured at the last screening were pre-hypertensive   (above ideal )

5. A 20 point increase in systolic blood pressure (top number) or a 10 point increase in diastolic blood pressure (bottom number) doubles the risk of heart disease.

6. Poor diet, inactivity, and being overweight can lead to an increase in blood pressure

7. If one does not adopt a healthy lifestyle, the hypertensive individual will need to take costly medication with potential side effects

8. Physical and emotional stress can elevate your blood pressure

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IC Fit Kids!

Contributed by Judy Mauk on 02/11/2014 

It is recommended that your child gets one hour of physical activity per day. Whether your child is an athlete or not, IC Fit Kids can help.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that student registration for the 2014 Central New York Communications Consortium is now open.  This is an opportunity to apply to interview for full-time jobs and internships with some of the top firms in the communications industry. 

Interviews will take place at the event in April and to be considered you must apply for each opportunity that interests you by February 23, 2014!

An application consists of 1) Your resume, 2) A cover letter and 3) Writing samples (if requested).  All resumes and cover letters should be customized toward the opportunity to which you are applying.  Career Services can assist you with this process.

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This is a friendly reminder to students living on campus that all Residence Halls, except for Terrace 03, Boothroyd Hall, the Circle Apartments, and the Garden Apartments, will be closed for Spring Break beginning at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Closed Residence Halls will not reopen until 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Sunday, March 16, 2014, and residents will not be authorized to return early for any reason.

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The Office of Career Services will be moving from the Division of Student Affairs and Campus Life to the Division of Enrollment and Communication, effective March 1. The move will enable the Office of Career Services to better serve students in charting their paths from college to future careers and further education.

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  • Want to find full-time, summer or internship opportunities?
  • Excited to expand your professional network?
  • Interested in learning about possible career paths?

Then take control of your future at the spring Job & Volunteer Fair, on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm in the Emerson Suites!

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Join us at Terrace Dining Hall for CRAVE Tapas for a full-service dining experience. Space is limited, so be sure to reserve your table right away! 

Our menu is prix fixe, which means, for one price, you'll receive all seven courses. Click here to view our menu! See below for more details.

 

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The Office of Campus Center and Events Services and the Office of Marketing Communications are happy to announce that two new applications for event scheduling and promotion will be available beginning Monday, February 24: 

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17th Annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival

March 31-April 6, 2014 Ithaca New York USA

2014 Festival Theme:  

DISSONANCE   http://www.ithaca.edu/fleff  

Dissonance:  Clash. Tension. Disharmony. Disequilibrium. Contradiction. Restlessness. Irresolution. Imbalance.  

Neither noise nor cacophony, dissonance pairs together the incompatible with results that surprise, offend, invite, disturb and excite, spurring action and creativity.  

Dissonance sparks and ignites.  

Think of dissonance as the endless clashing of notes and chords in musical dissonance, of ideas in cognitive dissonance, of systems of life in cultural dissonance, of words in poetic dissonance.  

FLEFF: A DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENT

Students interested in applying to the ICNYC Program for Fall 2014 are encouraged to attend one of the following information sessions:

School of Humanities and Sciences
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 12:10 p.m. in the Ithaca Falls Room

School of Health Sciences and Human Performance
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 12:10 p.m. in Hill Center G-75B

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The Campus Life Committee is seeking nominations from faculty, staff and students for outstanding graduating seniors who would like to be considered for this honor.

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Monday, February 10, 2014
1:00 - 2:00 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2014
12:00 - 1:00 p.m., (please feel free to bring your lunch)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion.

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