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The School of Humanities and Sciences is pleased to announce the inaugural year of the H&S Summer Scholars Program. The Program provides paid positions for H&S students to engage full-time in a research, scholarship, or creative inquiry project, in collaboration with a Faculty Mentor.

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Submitted on Behalf of President Thomas Rochon

Dear Colleagues,

Below you will find the text of my commentary that was published in the April 30 edition of The Ithacan.I wanted to make sure that part-time and adjunct faculty have the opportunity to see this important message on the issue of “neutrality” as it pertains to the upcoming union election. 

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A new workflow has been created to streamline the process for assigning a grade of “I” (Incomplete). 

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The Wi-Fi rebuild in Smiddy Hall was recently completed. Our testing shows that Wi-Fi performance is much improved, but we'd like affirmation from the people that use Wi-Fi in that building.

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We regret to announce that former member of the Ithaca College Board of Trustees Larry Smith ’69 passed away on April 28 after a hard-fought battle with aplastic anemia and chronic lymphocytic leukemia. A devoted alumnus of IC’s School of Business, he served on the board from 2006 through 2013 and his presence within our college community will be sorely missed.

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Please remember that special optical scanning procedures and schedules are in place for the processing of final exams, Tuesday, May 5th through Monday, May 11th.

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The Office of Career Services will be offering updated drop-in hours starting next week as well as for the remainder of the academic year.

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 Submitted on behalf of Linda Petrosino, Interim Provost/VPEA

Please join me on Thursday, May 7, 2015 for the final Faculty Colloquium for the spring semester.

Gary Sforzo, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Exercise & Sport Sciences.  He is Coordinator of the Clinical Exercise Science degree program and teaches undergraduate and graduate courses related to Exercise Physiology, clinical aspects of exercise physiology, and strength and conditioning.  Dr. Sforzo trains students so they may assist others with improving health and physical performance whether a top athlete or an aging person with limited function.  He supervises student interns preparing for careers in cardiac rehabilitation, wellness, medical fitness, corporate health and fitness, and strength and conditioning.  

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Textbook buyback begins Monday, May the 4th, and will run through Friday the 8th, with one final day on Monday the 11th.

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The May edition of the “Dollars and $ense” discussion series will take place on Thursday, May 7th.  This month, Vice President Hector will present on the College’s year-to-date financial performance.

Faculty and Staff are invited to participate in the discussion, which takes place at 9 a.m. in the Taughannock Falls Room. 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Carly Hills in the office of finance and administration (274-3118 or chills@ithaca.edu).  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

 

Congratulations to Subversive Malting and Brewing, OnSet and FearWalk, for taking home top prizes at the 2nd Annual Business Plan Competition. 

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Everybody loves a Sweepstakes!

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ITHACON (Emerson Suites) is sponsoring a wide range of activities for kids to promote creativity, imaginative play, and self-expression. 

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On Tuesday, May 5th, Information Technology Services will hold open sessions to present drafts of our:

  • Governance plan - A process to guide IT decision making for the college
  • Projects plan - A process to guide project prioritization and resource allocation
  • Strategic plan - A formal plan to best align ourselves with the goals and objectives of the college

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Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on Friday, May 1 from 2pm-6pm on the Campus Center Quad.  Challenge your friends on an inflatable Rock Climbing Wall and on the inflatable Gladiator Joust. Be sure to capture the moment with the Photo booth or try out the new interactive photo booth App Me, all provided by NY Party Works.

In addition to the fun activities, you will be able to enjoy special treats provided by Student Activities Board (SAB) and BBQ foods provided by Dining Services.

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I am pleased to announce the following individuals have been selected to serve on the 2016 Senior Class Gift Committee. I am very honored and excited to get to work with such a committed group of student leaders. Please join me in congratulating this phenomenal group of rising seniors!

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Homer Connect can now be accessed through Google Chrome with no errors or extra steps to access the site. As always, please report any further problems to the Helpdesk.

ITS Helpdesk
helpdesk@ithaca.edu
104 Job Hall
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The next No Pressure Blood Pressure will be held on Wednesday, April 29th!

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Smiddy Hall Wi-Fi Completed

Contributed by Matt Gorney on 04/27/2015 

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Ithaca College ITS is pleased to announce that Smiddy Hall has now passed the Wi-Fi testing phase and is complete.  Faculty, Staff and Students using that building should now enjoy strong, stable, robust Wi-Fi service.

The entire ITS Wi-Fi project team is excited that we are keeping an aggressive pace and look forward to the next eighteen buildings, as the largest wireless initiative in the school’s history moves along with success.

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