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 The Office of the Provost & VPEA has extended the deadline for making nominations for honorary degrees until January 27, 2017.

Nominations must be received in writing.  Rationale and supporting data are expected at the time of nomination, and should include the following information:

·        nominee’s name and contact information

·        an explanation of how the nominee meets the criteria for honorary degrees

The criteria are:

1.     The nominee possesses a record of outstanding personal/public achievement, community services, philanthropic endeavors and interest in education and/or humanitarian programs.

2.     The nominee is known for outstanding scholarly contributions and/or demonstration of some other significant service of benefit to humanity or Ithaca College.

 

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The United States Postal Service is performing a total postal sales equipment replacement in this location. Therefore sales of stamps and postage will not be available until this upgrade is complete.

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Timecards Due Early

Contributed by Donna Veres on 12/14/2016 

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Due to the College's holiday break, timecards for the pay period December 12-December 25, must be submitted and approved by 10 a.m. on Monday, December 19th. Any timecards not submitted and approved by this date may not be processed in time for payment on Friday, December 30.

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The Petition to Transfer credit is the newest addition to IC Workflow. Students may now request permission to take courses elsewhere in one easy online form.

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Do you know someone in your family or in your neighborhood who would enjoy some challenging temporary work and some extra cash?

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Alluvian is now accepting submissions for our WINTER 2017 issue -- Cohesion: Bugs, Soil, and Fungus! 

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 Seasons Eatings, everyone! Do you want to make a difference in a child’s life this Holiday Season? From December 1st through 16th, donations can be made at any of our ten retail dining locations.

All funds raised will go to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier’s Backpack Program to feed children in Tompkins County. When children from food insecure homes are not in school, often times, they aren't able to eat 3 meals per day. A $3.00 donation will fill a backpack with food for a child in need, helping to bridge the gap over weekends and school breaks. 

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Please note that Terrace Dining Hall will close at 2:00 PM TODAY for the semester. Towers Dining Hall will host Late Night tonight only from 8 PM-12 Midnight. 

There will be no Late Night service on Thursday, 12/15, or Friday, 12/16. 

CLICK HERE for a complete list of Dining Services' Finals Week and Winter Break Hours of Operation.

Best of luck on your finals and have a wonderful Winter Break!

 ITHACA, N.Y. – Ithaca College Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports, Susan Bassett '79, announced that Dan Swanstrom has been named the 10th head coach for the prestigious football program on South Hill. Swanstrom will begin his appointment at IC on January 3, 2017.

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Missing Sweater

Contributed by Erik Angerhofer on 12/12/2016 

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 Lost at Coddington on 12/10

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The Fitness Center will be closing at 2:00pm on Friday 12/16/16, and will remain closed through Sunday 1/8/17.  We will reopen with reduced hours on Monday 1/9/17.  Please visit the Fitness Center website for a complete listing of hours.

As a courtesy, Island Health and Fitness will be offering reduced price guest fees throughout this time for all Ithaca College faculty and staff.  A valid Ithaca College ID must be presented to be eligible for the discount.  Any guests who do not have an Ithaca College faculty/staff ID will be required to pay full price for a guest pass.

The Ithaca College Library is participating in a grant funded project that allows free admission to the Museum of the Earth or the Cayuga Nature Center.

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Employee permits for 2017 will be available to order online beginning Friday, December 2, 2016.

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  • Looking for a SP2017 course with ICC Diversity designation?
  • Do you need an ICC course with the Mind, Body, Spirit theme in the Humanities Perspective?

Next term, you can study Hindu traditions from ancient to global!

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Every January, the Ithaca College community celebrates the life, legacy, and messages of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through a series of programs and events sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement & Multicultural Affairs (OSEMA).

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To be eligible, a candidate must be a full-time faculty member who:

  • has completed at least one year of employment at Ithaca College
  • will be full-time (tenure, tenure eligible, or NTEN), of any rank, during the 2017-18 academic year.

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The DIIS Service Desk will have reduced hours over winter break, and will not be offering evening or Sunday hours during that time.

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Even a gift as small as a dollar a paycheck can make a difference in our community. Ithaca College is reaching out to all faculty and staff members to consider making a donation to The United Way. A gift in any amount is greatly appreciated and remember, payroll deduction makes giving easier by spreading your contribution across the year.

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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 sfishel@ithaca.edu for additional information.

 Seasons Eatings, everyone! Do you want to make a difference in a child’s life this Holiday Season? From December 1st through 16th, donations can be made at any of our ten retail dining locations.

All funds raised will go to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier’s Backpack Program to feed children in Tompkins County. When children from food insecure homes are not in school, often times, they aren't able to eat 3 meals per day. A $3.00 donation will fill a backpack with food for a child in need, helping to bridge the gap over weekends and school breaks. 

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