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



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

Boxing champion, fitness expert and television personality Laila Ali will speak at Ithaca College on Thursday, Sept. 29. Free and open to the public, her talk will be held at 7 p.m. in the Athletics and Events Center.

Ali’s talk is sponsored by the Park Distinguished Visitor Series and will serve as the keynote to this year’s Media for Social Responsibility course in the Park School, focusing on the issue of Portrayals of Disability and Chronic Illness in Popular Culture. 

Read more . . . (300 words)

We are pleased to invite all members of the campus community to an informational discussion of best practices for our Middle States Reaccreditation Self Study currently under way at Ithaca College.

Read more . . . (96 words)

Listen. Learn. Leverage.

Contributed by Mary Knapp on 09/25/2016 

View printable version

The IC Diversity & Inclusion Discussion Circle will be hosting a presentation by Dr. Sean Eversley Bradewell and Nicole Eversley Bradwell titled "Listen. Learn. Leverage."

This 1-hour workshop will begin to explore how best to use our privilege to leverage a more inclusive campus community. The workshop will explore difficult conversations - particularly the times when we are the ones who ignorantly or unintentionally perpetuate forms of bias. This workshop will be facilitated by Dr. Sean Eversley Bradwell and Nicole Eversley Bradwell. 

Read more . . . (164 words)

You worked hard to plan your event and create promotional materials to advertise it around campus. Then you post it here to Intercom, where it can quickly get buried by so many other posts, might go unnoticed in the thrice-weekly roundups, and can be difficult to find again should someone forget the event details.

Read more . . . (273 words)

Dear Ithaca College Students, Faculty, and Staff:

As a member of our IC community, you probably spend more time on campus than you do anywhere else. How can we make your time at IC better, more welcoming, and more meaningful?

Ithaca College has contracted with the professionals at Rankin & Associates to conduct a campus climate survey to determine what IC can do to enhance its learning, living, and working environment. The survey is your opportunity to describe your personal experiences and observations at IC and offer suggestions that our next president can use in identifying priorities for improving the college. 

Read more . . . (185 words)

The Budget Office would like to remind all BudgetPak users that the software will officially be open for your proposed FY18 Budget entry on Monday, October 3rd, 2016.

Read more . . . (100 words)

 Posted on behalf of Gerard Turbide, Vice President for Enrollment Management


Read more . . . (129 words)

Individuals who had stroke more than 6 months ago are needed for a study investigating the impact of physical therapy on walking and balance. Participants will be randomized to exercise in the water or on land using a treadmill 3 times per week for 4 weeks and will be compensated for their time. Please contact Sarah Fishel at for additional information. 



We are looking for infants who will soon turn 5 months, born within 3 weeks of due date, weighing less than 30 lbs., have not yet started to crawl on hands and knees, and are developing typically.

Read more . . . (191 words)

The Office of Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is accepting applications for the position of Assistant to the Associate Vice President, and invites current Ithaca College employees who meet the required qualifications to apply.

Read more . . . (93 words)

Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Meghan Musnicki will return to her roots at Ithaca College from September 27 - October 1 as an Olympic Champion in Residence.  Musnicki, will host a speaking event on campus at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday in the Hockett Family Recital Hall inside the James J Whalen Center for Music.  The event is free and open to the public. 

Read more . . . (235 words)

Got silence?

Contributed by Mary Ann Erickson on 09/22/2016 

View printable version

 We are offering a silent 3-hour retreat on Sunday, October 2, 1-4 pm in Hill 107.

Read more . . . (75 words)

I'm sorry to share the sad news that former employee Anne Ryan passed away yesterday morning. Anne, who led development communications efforts in what is now known as the Division of Institutional Advancement and Communication, worked at IC from the mid-1990s until she retired about a decade ago. After she retired, she had continued to be a frequent collaborator and freelancer.

There will be a celebration of her life this Saturday, September 24, at noon, at Simeon's on the Ithaca Commons. The address is 224 East State Street.

Read more . . . (82 words)

Give Yourself a Raise!

Contributed by Malorie Kerry on 09/22/2016 

View printable version

Take money out of your gas tank and put it back into your pocket. Post your daily commute at and find other faculty/staff or students who can share the costs. It’s free to sign up!

Faculty and staff, you are invited to join your colleagues and join the conversation at the next Dollars and $ense meeting, which is scheduled on Monday, September 26th, at 9:00 a.m., in Emerson Suite A.  This month, we will hear updates for fall 2016 from Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS).  We will also have our regular, monthly check-in from members of the Enrollment Management leadership team.

Read more . . . (26 words)

The Office of the Provost and the Office of Human Resources invite you to participate in a 2-hour session designed to serve as a road map in navigating the hiring process from the perspective of a search chair.

Read more . . . (198 words)

The Diversity Awareness Committee (DAC) seeks self-nominations to serve as a member for a two-year term. Membership is open to faculty, staff and students.

Read more . . . (304 words)

You may have seen these talented individuals walking backwards around campus, sharing their experiences and introducing prospective students to the Ithaca College community. These are your President’s Host tour guides!

Read more . . . (115 words)

The Parnassus system will be down for all users for approximately 1 hour starting at 6:00 AM on Saturday, 9/24 while maintenance is performed.

Digital Instruction and Information Services
Service Desk
104 Job Hall

Friday, September 30, 2016, 12:00-1:00 pm (Bring your lunch; snacks and beverages provided.)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Kathryn Caldwell, Assistant Professor, Psychology

Read more . . . (171 words)

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities


News for Faculty

News for Staff

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News