Intercom

intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password

roundup

E-mail
Roundup

Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

Come to EcoFest 2014 and learn to live sustainably on campus, at home, in your apartment, and on the road!  EcoFest 2014 is next Friday, November 7, in Emerson Suites. 

 

Read more . . . (119 words)

ITS has gotten several reports from Outlook users who have received one or more email messages indicating "Your meeting was found to be out of date and has been automatically updated". We believe this is somehow related to Apple iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch), though not all iOS users are reporting the problem.

Read more . . . (105 words)

FOOD FRENZY! TOMORROW, October 30 at 11:30am to 2:00pm  Emerson Suites 

"Fresh" is the word this year at our annual Food Frenzy event! Located in Emerson Suites from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm. A $3.00 donation gets you into the door and opens up a World of Food presented by our vendors. All proceeds go to The BackPack Program for The Food Bank of the Southern Tier, where only $3.00 will fill a BackPack with food for a child in need. Help us reach our goal of $5,000 - That's 1,666 BackPacks!

 

 

Read more . . . (81 words)

IC Beatbox, a new student organization, is looking for an official adviser. Our mission is to teach the Ithaca College community the art of beatboxing.  Beatboxing is making percussion noises using only the mouth and throat muscles. If you’re interested, or have any further questions about the club itself, contact Casey Lederman at clederm1@ithaca.edu.

 

Submitted on behalf of Nancy Pringle, Vice President for Human and Legal Resources

We have extended the deadline for all staff to complete the online training to November 21, 2014.  However, computer workstations will not be available in the Office of Human Resources during the month of November for employees without regular access to computers (due to Re-enrollment).

Read more . . . (363 words)

(The following message is being submitted on behalf of Dr. Timothy Carey, Associate Vice President, Facilities)

 I am pleased to share with the IC Community that Ernie McClatchie, Director of Grounds and Transportation, has accepted an appointment to expand his scope of responsibility within the Facilities Department.  In addition to his continued management of the College’s Grounds and Transportation functional units, Ernie will now also assume leadership oversight of all of the Maintenance Shops, which include: Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning (HVAC), Electrical, Plumbing, Preventative Maintenance, and  Structural (carpentry, painting, masonry, etc.).  The expanded role will enable more focused and streamlined leadership of all of the units within Ernie’s purview, resulting in enhanced delivery of first-rate customer service to our valued students, colleagues and visitors.

Please join me in congratulating Ernie on his appointment to this new and expanded role within our evolving Facilities Department.

 

 

 

 

Read more . . . (1 words)

The IC Student Consumer Information website serves as a central access point to important public information related to many different aspects of student life such as safety, financial aid, costs, diversity, and graduation rates.   A link to the site is available at the top of every College web page through “About IC” and also on the Office of Institutional Research website.

Read more . . . (65 words)

With Halloween approaching later this week, the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management would like to provide a reminder to please be thoughtful and safe with regard to Halloween costumes and decorations.  In particular, the use of simulated weapons can be a dangerous practice that creates a severe risk for both students and for Public Safety officers and other college staff.   

Read more . . . (130 words)

Join the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute and your colleagues this Wednesday, 3-5 pm in Clark Lounge in the Campus Center to celebrate 15 successful years of the IC/Longview partnership!

Come see displays of partnership activities and talk with some of the students, faculty members, and Longview residents who participate each semester. Remarks and light refreshments are also included. Please stop by -- no RSVP necessary! Questions? Call 274-1965. More on the partnership.

Visit the Events Calendar for more Ithaca College events.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Paula Davis at pdavis@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-1193. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Come join the fun!  Children and Adolescents are needed for lab sessions in the graduate physical therapy (PT) course ‘Motor Development Across the Lifespan’.  

Read more . . . (281 words)

 The Offices of Career Services and Alumni Relations is offering one of our most successful alumni programs: The Susan A. DiPace '74 Speaker Series: What Can You Do With a Liberal Arts Degree?  

Tuesday, November 4, 7:00-8:30 pm Klingenstein Lounge Ithaca College

Read more . . . (114 words)

The next No Pressure Blood Pressure will be held on Wednesday, October 29th.

Read more . . . (247 words)

 You don't need to be on a meal plan to participate! The survey is open to all IC Students, Faculty and Staff!

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

1. Click Here to complete the short online dining survey.

2. Insert your name and email address at the end of the survey and hit submit!

3. That's It! You're entered to WIN a GOOGLE NEXUS 7 Tablet!

Good luck everyone and thank you for your feedback!

 FOOD FRENZY! Thursday, October 30 at 11:30am to 2:00pm  Emerson Suites 

"Fresh" is the word this year at our annual Food Frenzy event! Located in Emerson Suites from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm. A $3.00 donation gets you into the door and opens up a World of Food presented by our vendors. All proceeds go to The BackPack Program for The Food Bank of the Southern Tier, where only $3.00 will fill a BackPack with food for a child in need. Help us reach our goal of $5,000 - That's 1,666 BackPacks!

 

Read more . . . (81 words)

Ithaca College has announced ticketing procedures for the 2014 Cortaca Jug football game, which will be held Nov. 15 at noon at the Cortland Stadium Complex. The annual game between Ithaca and Cortland draws enthusiastic capacity crowds, so fans are encouraged to get their tickets as early as possible for the event. A limited number of tickets are available and no tickets will be sold at the stadium on the day of the game. Every spectator must have a ticket in order to enter the stadium.

Read more . . . (342 words)

One of the best-known children's museums in the world, the Children's Museum of Indianapolis creates extraordinary learning experiences across the arts, sciences, and humanities that have the power to transform the lives of children and families.  Learn about opportunities at the museum that are related to art, education, IT, marketing, HR & more!

Read more . . . (150 words)

ITS is advising users of College computers not to upgrade to Java 8 if prompted. Java 8 is not compatible with Parnassus core apps, HomerAdmin, and other applications commonly used on campus.

Read more . . . (164 words)

(Submitted on behalf of Samarra Mbenga, leader of the Weight Watchers At Work program at Ithaca College) 

What are you doing on Tuesday, November 4th? For the first time, there will be the Health Fair and Weight Watchers Open House on the same day! Let's celebrate the Roaring Twenties together at the Health Fair (wait until you find out what the program looked like in the ‘20s)! And then continue the fun by joining us at one of our meetings to see what we have in store for you and your health today!

Read more . . . (201 words)

The next No Pressure Blood Pressure will be held on Wednesday, October 29th.

Read more . . . (241 words)

 Talk to us and let us know how we're doing! 

Complete the Dining Satisfaction Survey by Wednesday, November 5th and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a Google Nexus 7!  Click Here to fill out the survey. 

 

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities

News for Faculty

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News

Comings and Goings

Technology

Kudos