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As part of the college’s overall integrated marketing efforts and consistent visual approach, the Office of Marketing Communications has developed a standardized table runner and drape system for programs, departments, and schools to use for appropriate events.

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Great news for users of Adobe products!  Due to changes in Abobe licensing, the college has decided to establish a campus-wide license agreement for the Adobe Creative Suites 6 Master Collection software. This means that the cost for the products in the Master Collection will be covered under a campus license and will no longer need to be purchased through individual department funds. The campus license allows for the installation of these products on any college-owned computer.  The Master Collection includes the following popular products:

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Ithaca College has announced the appointment of James Simpson as interim dean of the School of Business. Following a lengthy teaching and administrative career at the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), Simpson retired in 2011 and is currently distinguished professor emeritus and principal research scientist in the university’s College of Business Administration.

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Pools, lakes, ponds, and beaches mean summer fun and cool relief from hot weather. But water also can be dangerous if you don't take the proper precautions. Drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death for people between the ages of 5 and 24.

The good news is there are many ways to keep safe in and around the water.  These are general water safety tips whenever swimming or enjoying any body of water (pools, lakes, ponds, quarries, rivers or oceans and beaches)

 

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We are pleased to announce the 2014-2015 executive committee officers elected by the staff council representatives:

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The Cayuga Lake Triathlon is seeking volunteers.

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By giving just a little bit of your time, one hour,Blood donors help save lives". Please be an everyday hereo and help save a life. Life is a very special gift help save 3 lives with your one donation.

Ithaca College is the largest donor in Tompkins County. Please help keep that spirit going and call to make an apointment.

Please call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE or go to the redcrossblood.org website and schedule your donation today for July 8th .

 

 

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Due to the bank holiday on Friday, July 4th, the next biweekly pay day will be on Thursday, July 3.  Because of this, all timecards must be submitted and approved by 9 a.m. on Monday, June 30.  Any timecards not approved by this time will be processed in the next payroll on Friday, July 18.

 The Tompkins County Relay for Life will be held on campus at Butterfield Stadium July 12-July 13, 2014 (5 pm to 5 am).  IC Hope is Ithaca's award winning Relay team, and we are anxious to have you join us!  We walk all night because cancer does not sleep; we raise funds through donations to help fund research in hopes of finding a cure for cancer (6-7 researchers funded are right here at Cornell!).  We are a fun team known for our spunk and our dedication...won't you join us?  Here is the link to join our team: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY14EA?team_id=1504086&pg=team&fr_id=57439

IC Hope will be having a fabulous garage sale this Saturday, June 28th from 8 am - noon at the corner of Yates St.  and Willow Ave. in the Fall Creek area. We have tons of great items, including bikes, household items, games, a portable sewing machine, bookcases and more! All proceeds will go the the Relay.  Check out the sale, and while you are there, check out the team as well...you just might end up joining us!

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I am pleased to announce the appointment of Bonny Griffith as interim associate vice president for marketing communications, effective July 7.

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Carol Henderson, Associate Provost for Accreditation, Assessment and Curriculum is pleased to announce the formation of the Center for Academic Advancement (CAA).

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On Saturday, June 21st one of the college internet service providers will be performing extensive work on their network, which will result in a 2-4 hour downtime of websites and web services starting at 6:15 AM.

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The campus voice mail system will be unavailable for approximately 2 hours* starting at 6:00 AM on Tuesday, 6/24 due to system maintenance. During the maintenance, callers will not be able to access voice mail "trees" or leave voice mail messages.

*Note that the downtime is a correction from the originally-published one hour window.

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 Submitted on behalf of Interim Provost Linda Petrosino

Michael Yarrow, a longtime advocate for peace and justice who retired as an associate professor of sociology in 1997, passed away on June 2 at the age of 74.  A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 28, at 2:00 p.m. at the Third Street Quaker Meetinghouse, 120 Third Street in Ithaca.
 
 

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"IC Love at First Sight"....NEEDS YOUR HELP! :)

The First-Year Residential Experience is collaborating with IC More Love Letters -- a student organization with IC Campus Cursive -- to provide a "love letter" for every first-year student room for their arrival on August 24th!  We're calling this initiative, "IC Love at First Sight"!

That means we need to write 1,077 love letters!!...WE COULD USE YOUR HELP!

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There will be no drop-in service available at Career Services for Tuesday, June 24 due to a staff planning meeting.  However, the office will remain open for taking phone and in-person messages as well as to schedule appointments. 

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Don't miss the Surplus Furniture Sale on Friday, June 20, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Athletics and Events Center. Hundreds of pieces of surplus residential furniture and some selected appliances will be available for purchase by the general public.

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Please join the orientation staff as we welcome this year’s new and transfer students into our community over the next month.

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The Division of Enrollment and Communication invites the campus community to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of Rachel Reuben at a reception on Friday, June 27th from 1:00- 2:00 pm in Klingenstein Lounge.

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Don't forget that the 50% Off Vera Bradley Sale starts on Monday, June 16th!

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