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The Leadership Scholars program recognizes students with a demonstrated record of academic and co-curricular achievements. Students enter the program during their first year at Ithaca College and take on new leadership challenges every semester until they graduate. Components of the program include service projects, professional development, and leadership in student organizations that is recorded in leadership portfolios that are presented to administrators and peers every semester.

 

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On Friday May 7th, Enrique González Conty presented a paper titled “Redefining Identity in Contemporary Cuban Cinema" at the Mid-Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies Conference in New Brunswick, NJ. The conference was hosted by Rutgers University.

Theresa Radley, Vice President Education and Membership of the Ithaca College Toastmasters Club, won the Area 10 International Speech Contest on Saturday in Cortland with her speech, "Seeing My Strength."

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Ithaca, NY – On November 11 2013, the entire teaching at the Elizabeth Anne Clune (EAC) Montessori School in Ithaca New York participated in a full day training that focused on the integration of media production and analysis into core curriculum. Chris Sperry facilitated the workshop as Director of Curriculum and Staff Development for Ithaca College’s media literacy initiative, Project Look Sharp (www.projectlooksharp.org).  Both Project Look Sharp and the Ithaca City School district are excited to be bringing their professional experience to help out the local Montessori schools. 

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Writing Department Associate Professor Catherine Taylor gave a presentation on “Research and Innovative Writing: History, Archives, and Documentary Aesthetics” at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a public reading of her creative writing as part of the "Felix Series of New Writing" on Thursday, March 6th.

Click here to read Club Hub Volume IV Issue X and learn about the great work Club Hub, CAC, ALS, SAB and other student organizations are doing on campus.

Mary Ann Erickson, associate professor and chair of aging studies, recently presented at the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE)'s Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference in Denver. Erickson's presentation, "What Undergraduate Intellectual Biographies Tell Us About Aging Studies," summarized the narratives of 17 recent graduates, who had participated in a gerontology senior seminar in which they were required to write an intellectual biography outlining the experiences that shaped their identity as a gerontologist.

 

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Assistant Professor Joshua Bonnetta gave an artist talk and presented his installation work Strange Lines and Distances at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland in February. The work will be released in March as LP/DVD by Experimedia Films with a monograph by Jeffrey Sconce.

Strange Lines and Distances won the Deluxe Cinematic Vision Award at the Images Festival for 'excellence and innovation in the 'visual realisation of work by a Canadian film or video artist' and has been previously presented at the Berlin Film Festival and the Rotterdam Film Festival.

Julie Blumberg, assistant professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences, and Studies, spoke on a panel titled "How Social Media Changed The Conversation Between Author And Audience" at the Association Of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Conference in Seattle in February.

The AWP Conference "celebrates authors, teachers, students, writing programs, literary centers, and publishers."

Brian DeMaris, assistant professor of performance studies and director of Opera and Musical Theatre at Ithaca College, will be featured on the Out of Bounds radio show with Tish Pearlman during spring break.  

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Keri Watson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Art History, recently published "Before We Were Us, We Were Them: Curating Controversy" in the Journal of Museum Education. The essay, a version of which was presented at the College Art Association's 102nd Annual Conference, was also selected for inclusion in the Museum Education Roundtable.

Bhavani Arabandi (Assistant Professor of Sociology) has been granted a 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. scholar grant to perform research in India.

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Chip Gagnon was an invited participant at a roundtable on "Identity and Fanaticism" at the Helix Center for Interdisciplinary Investigation of the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute in New York City on March 1.
 

A video of the roundtable is available online at  http://www.helixcenter.org/roundtables/identity-and-fanaticism

The Economist magazine has run a short story about Paul's research. 

"There is music in the humming of bees".
March 1. 2014. 
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Brooke Hansen and the Education Committee of the Ithaca Health Alliance, including anthropology majors Matthew Brooks (’15) and Mary Bowers (’13), organized a film showing of Under Our Skin on Feb. 27th which raised over $800 for the Ithaca Free Clinic.

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On behalf of the IC chapter of the American Marketing Association and the Department of Marketing in the School of Business, I'm pleased to announce that the 2014 recipient of the ICAMA Klein Award is Rachel Gropper.

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"Paintings by Lin Price: Realities, Dreams, and Myths" is at The Gallery at the Ann Felton Multicultural Center March 3 through April 15, 2014. Artist's Reception will be Wednesday March 5, 11:30am - 12:30pm. The gallery is located at 4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse.

Mike Titlebaum, who currently serves as director of Jazz Studies at the Ithaca College School of Music, recently presented a clinic entitled “Developing Your Band’s Groove: The Inner Game of Rhythm” at TMEA (Texas Music Educators Association) in San Antonio.

 

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Saxophonist/composer/arranger Mike Titlebaum, who currently serves as director of Jazz Studies at the Ithaca College School of Music, recently performed a concert of his arrangements and original compositions at the James Madison University School of Music in Harrisonburg, VA.

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I am pleased to share that Molly Israel, director of communication in the Office of Marketing Communications, was recognized as the 2014 Young Professional/Rising Star by the Association of Communicators in Education (CUPRAP).

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