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Cancer Survivorship Program!!!

Contributed by Jill Mayer on 09/06/2016 

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The Physical Therapy and Exercise and Sports Science departments at Ithaca College are teaming up to conduct a research project called the Wellness and Cancer Survivorship Program that will offer a free fitness membership to cancer survivors for the fall semester at the Ithaca College Wellness Clinic. We are looking to identify individuals who have had a diagnosis of non-metastatic cancer (stage 1-3) and are within 2 years since their final treatment who would be interested in participating in a supportive and individualized fitness program.

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The Ithaca College Emergency Notification System (ENS) and Outdoor Warning System (OWS) will be tested on Thursday, Sept. 8, during the noon hour. The OWS features a siren tone and loudspeaker message. There is no need to take any action in response to the tests.

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A test of the Ithaca College Emergency Notification System (ENS) will take place during the noon hour on Thursday, Sept. 8. It will include a test of the Outdoor Warning System, which features a siren tone and loudspeaker message. There is no need to take any action in response to the tests.

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Powerful Tools for Caregivers

Contributed by Katie Sack on 09/06/2016 

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The Office of Human Resources & the Gerontology Institute are excited to present the Powerful Tools for Caregivers Program to our faculty and staff! 

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If you're interested in learning to meditate or practicing meditation with others, here are some opportunities.

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Bringing a bike to campus?

Contributed by Malorie Kerry on 09/05/2016 

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All bicycles on campus must be registered. Bicycle registration is free.  Individual bicycles only need to be registered once.  Registration helps the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management to identify owners of lost, stolen or impounded bicycles and to disseminate safety information. Bicycle registration also allows Ithaca College to plan more accurately for improved bicycle parking and bicycle safety. If you see a bike you believe to be abandoned and/or is causing a safety hazard please contact our office at 274-3756. To register your bicycle, please go to

 Labor Day Hours of Operation

For a complete list of important hours for this weekend click here. 


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Posted on behalf of Rory Rothman, Associate Provost for Student Life

On Monday, August 29, I witnessed hundreds of people gather on our campus to mourn and remember our student Anthony Nazaire ’19 who was killed on the Cornell University campus this past Sunday. 

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The Shared Governance Task Force is working diligently on a proposal to institute a model of shared governance at Ithaca College. The task force has already met twice since the start of the semester, and is working to complete a draft of a proposed shared governance charter for the college to be shared with the campus.


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The Office of Strategic Marketing and Communications would like to thank the entire Ithaca College campus community for their participation in our first annual User Survey.

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Submitted on behalf of Ernie McClatchie

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Latinx Month @ IC

Contributed by RahK Lash on 09/02/2016 

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Through the collaborative efforts of the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs, campus partners in various departments and offices, and our amazing student organizations, we are able to provide various opportunities to learn, share, celebrate, challenge, empower, and appreciate Latinx Heritage Month, Native History/ 1st Peoples Month, Black History Month, and Focus Asia Month.

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This year, nearly 220 students, alumni, faculty and staff helped our newest community members move in to their "home away from home" on August 21st.

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Labor Day Hours of Operation

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The DIIS Service Desk will be closed on Sunday, 9/4 and Monday, 9/5 for the Labor Day weekend. We will reopen at 8:00 AM on Tuesday, 9/6.

See our website for information about how to report a system outage after hours.

DIIS Service Desk
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Reminder: New Extended Hours!

Timecards Due

Contributed by Donna Veres on 09/01/2016 

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Due to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, timecards for the pay period August 22-September 4 must be submitted and approved by noon on Tuesday, September 6 in order to be paid on Friday, September 9. It is the employee's responsibility to verify that his/her timecard is approved by this deadline. Any timecard not approved by Tuesday at noon will NOT be paid until the following payday on Friday, September 23. Please feel free to contact the Payroll Office at (607) 274-3874, or with any questions or concerns.

Surplus Vehicle and Equipment Online Auction

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The Committee would like to encourage individuals or groups that would like to request sponsorship of events and activities focused on providing education and/or dialogue on diversity and inclusion related topics to apply for funding from the Diversity Awareness Committee. 

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Members of the Ithaca College community are invited to attend a weekly discussion group focused on diversity and inclusion. The group has recently changed its name from ‘F&A Discussion on Race, Diversity and Inclusion’ to the 'Ithaca College Diversity and Inclusion Discussion Circle.'  All members of the Ithaca College community are invited to attend our weekly meetings, which typically take place on Wednesdays at noon in Klingenstein Lounge. To learn more about this group, subscribe to our Sakai site and watch for meeting announcements and other updates.

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contributed on behalf of Dr. Linda Petrosino, Provost & Vice President for Educational Affairs

Dr. Luke Keller, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, and Dr. Abraham Mulugetta, Professor of Finance and International Business, have been named as Charles A. Dana Professors. The Dana Professorship recognizes exceptional faculty who have attained the rank of full professor and who have made significant contributions in teaching, scholarship, and service. 


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