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Are you graduating this year or a student looking for a summer opportunity?  If so, your job may be only a tweet away.  Follow @ICJobline and get tweets about the latest jobs posted to IC's eRecruiting website. 

Need assistance preparing for these or other opportunities?  Visit Career Services for help with your resume, cover letters, job searches and interviewing.

Here are some recent postings that you might have missed:

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Augmented reality and QR codes are examples of mobile technology that when used on bulk mailings between February 1 and March 31st will receive a postage discount.

QR codes are a more commonplace use of mobile technology. Scan a QR code and link to a web page. Augmented reality on a mail piece allows the mailer to imbed a digital watermark that when scanned with a smartphone or tablet will show a video.

Imagine all the opportunities to reach out to prospective students, alumni or whomever your target audience may be, when you send a mail piece that they can scan with a free app and have a personal experience related to IC. . The possibilities are endless!

There are numerous web pages with augmented reality apps and live demos where you can experience this mobile technology. 

Contact Karen Serbonich with questions and for a copy of the requirements.

 

The Department of Physics is now the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

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The next in our ongoing series of meetings for supervisors will be held on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, from 8:30 - 11:00 am, in the Emerson Suites. It is an expectation that all supervisors attend. More information will follow. For now, please hold the date.

Mark Coldren
Mary Tomaselli

 

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 A multi-institution partnership will bring rising entrepreneurs from throughout the area to downtown Ithaca to work, learn and create a new thriving business hub in the heart of the city. In collaboration with Cornell University, Tompkins Cortland Community College, local developer Travis Hyde Properties and the State of New York, Ithaca College recently announced the launch of the Downtown Ithaca Incubator.

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In 2007, The Multicultural Resource Center (MRC) in Ithaca, NY created a program called Talking Circles on Race and Racism in order to bring racially & ethnically diverse people together to have an honest and open dialogue on race.

 

Now you can join the conversation...

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Webinar
Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
319 Gannett Center

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The 5th annual Engaging Communities Luncheon event will be held on Thursday, February 20, 2014, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites. Join us as we explore and celebrate the notion of community and culture. It is necessary to RSVP for this important event as seating is limited.

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The First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) Program, in its expansion, houses approximately 1,200 first-year students in the towers and upper quad residence halls. This new component of the FYRE program connects the Integrated Core Curriculum (ICC) themes with programs offered in the residence halls.

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This is a reminder to all, that the State of New York prohibits smoking in the public areas of all buildings within the state. As such Ithaca College has an established smoking policy (2.8.10) that directly addresses this for the campus community and provides a listing of the designated outdoor smoking areas.

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Welcome back, everyone! We're gearing up for another awesome semester and want to share what's new at IC Dining's Retail Locations. 

Be sure to check the calendars in the Dining Halls in IC Square Food Court for special events and Limited Time Offers.

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The Fitness Center's Spring 2014 Group Exercise Schedule is now available.  Classes will begin on Tuesday 1/21/14, and with the exception of Tai Chi and Iyengar Yoga are available on a first come, first served basis.  Tai Chi and Iyengar Yoga are available to IC Faculty and Staff only, if you are interested in attending please e-mail Sean Reilley.  Enjoy!

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MLK Day is TODAY!

Every year the college celebrates the history and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King in our MLK Day Celebrations. This year’s theme is a ‘Single Garment of Destiny’ and will feature many educational sessions that relate to Dr. King’s vision in our modern global society. These sessions are open to all members of the Ithaca College Community. For students, each presentation will count towards SLI Credit in the Leading in a Diverse World Series. To receive SLI credit for any of these events, please log into OrgSync and register for the sessions.

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2013 W-2s are now available to view and print online in Parnassus through IC Employee Self Service and IC Student Employee Self Service.  Hard copies of the form will be mailed later this week to employees' home addresses.  Please contact the Payroll Office at (607)274-3874, (607) 274-3133 or payroll@ithaca.edu with any questions.

New York State Department of Labor WAGE THEFT PREVENTION ACT - Notice of Requirements for Compliance

Each year in January, the College is required by law to provide all employees (staff, administration, faculty, and students), notice of pay rate and pay day information as outlined under section 195.1 of the New York state Labor Law.

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Submitted by Wade Pickren, Ph.D
Director, Center for Faculty Excellence/Sponsored Research

The online submission process for faculty sponsors to submit student presentations for the 17th Annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium opened on December 2, 2013 and will close on March 3, 2014. 

The Symposium is the premier academic event at Ithaca College and features student presentations on research and creative works that are completed in collaboration with faculty.

Students? Interested in participating?
Contact your faculty collaborator to discuss proposal submission

Faculty?  Online proposal submissions  will be accepted for presentations, performances, and displays.  

Submission information can be found on the Whalen Symposium website at  http://www.ithaca.edu/provost/whalensymposium/.

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Webinar
Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
319 Gannett Center

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To support the current and anticipated future needs of the Office of Marketing Communications and Ithaca College, I've made some adjustments to our current staffing structure that I wanted to share with the campus community.

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The college’s new exterior vehicular directional signage system has been completed. To provide the best experience possible to our visitors, we have developed the following guidelines and options for temporary event-related signage for on-campus college-sponsored events. All three options include standardized design templates in which event-related text can be customized.

Please note that temporary signs should not be taped or affixed to any permanent signage on campus.

 

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