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Ithaca College is hosting the 2015 Conference of MACLAS (Middle Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies) on April 17-18 @ Campus Center. The theme is “Altered States: Cross-disciplinary explorations of tradition and the emergent in Latin America.” There will be many panels on various topics, and a link to the program is below (check out fellow students' and faculty research presentations!)

Students and public welcome to the panels.

http://www.maclas.org/wp-content/uploads/MACLAS-2015-DRAFT-PROGRAM.pdf

 

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Dr. Derek Cabrera will give his presentation "Seeing Systems Thinking" on March 25, 2015 at 6:00 pm in Hill Center Room 104.

The 2015 HPPE speaker series is sponsored by the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education. This year's topic is "Teaching, Learning, and Diversity in the 21st Century."

For more information or to RSVP for the event, visit the calendar listing found here.

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This talk is sponsored as part of the H & S Dissertation Diversity Fellowship Program and will be given by Ianna Hawkins Owen, a Ph.D. candidate at UC Berkeley in African Diaspora Studies with a designated concentration on Women, gender, and sexuality.  

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Christa Chatfield, SUNY Cortland
"Legionella pneumophila attachment and biofilm formation"

March 26
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are cordially invited to attend.

View other IC Events here.

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Wed. Mar. 25th @ 12-12:50pm, Taughannock Falls Room, 3rd Floor Campus Center

Come engage in art as therapy, relaxation, and self-awareness.

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 The Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE) has invited Dr. Bruce Hoskins to give a talk entitled “'The Professor' Across Technology: Extending Conversations on Race” as part of the CSCRE discussion series, TECH N' COLOR: Technology, Racism, Resistance.

When: Next Tuesday, March 24, 2015
What time: 7-9pm
Where: Clark Lounge

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Please join us on Tuesday, March 24, from 12:05 1 p.m., in BUS 301, for a research presentation with Visiting Research Scholar, Bulent Oz.

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Please join us on Tuesday, March 24, from 12:05 - 1 p.m., in BUS 301, for a research presentation with Visiting Scholar, Bulent Oz.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015
1:30-4:30 p.m.

Location: Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road (Route 96B) Ithaca, NY.

Cost: Free for IC students, staff and faculty, although registration is required.

To register, go to http://www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshops/facultystaffstudents/ or contact Teri Reinemann at 274-1607 or treinemann@ithaca.edu

 

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Kerry Spitze, Manager of Ithaca College’s Academic Advising Center, has been selected to present at the upcoming Region One Conference of NACADA (The Global Community for Academic Advising) in Manchester, New Hampshire. Her presentation will focus on best practices in academic advising, including the use of active listening techniques to facilitate successful outcomes. NACADA’s Region One is comprised of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Quebec, Rhode Island, Vermont, and the Eastern Provinces of Canada. Established in 1979, NACADA has a membership of over 11,000 higher education professionals, and a mission that focuses on the theory, research, and practice of academic advising in higher education.

Fiona Gillison, PhD, from the Department of Health at the University of Bath, UK is presenting on “Waste the waist vs Passport to Health: How do we identify the ‘active ingredients’ in different and complex exercise programs?” a comparison of two different community programs designed to promote physical activity to sedentary adults.  The talk is on Thursday March 19th from 12:10 to 1:05 pm in Hill 107 and is free and open to the public.

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The School of Humanities and Sciences and the Department of Writing are pleased to present an evening with award-winning poet Li-Young Lee in the Distinguished Visiting Writers Series. He will read from his work at 7:30pm on Wednesday, March 18 in Klingenstein Lounge in Campus Center.

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Ryan DeLany, professional academic advisor in Ithaca College’s Academic Advising Center, has been selected to present at the upcoming Region Two Conference of NACADA (The Global Community for Academic Advising) in Richmond, Virginia. Entitled “Maximizing Efficiency in Transfer Student Advising,” his presentation will focus on Ithaca College’s success in providing structure and support to incoming transfer students. Topics covered will include the credit-bearing Ithaca College Transfer Seminar and the Peer Leader Student Ambassador program. Established in 1979, NACADA has a membership of over 11,000 higher education professionals, and a mission that focuses on the theory, research, and practice of academic advising in higher education.

Please join us for a talk with Timothy Dolch, Cornell University, entitled: 

Pulsars as Gravitational Wave Detectors: A Radio and Optical View

On Tuesday, March 17 at 12:10 in CNS 206B

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The Department of Occupational Therapy invites you to attend our annual Graduate Research Colloquium on Friday, March 20th.

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Thursday, March 5, 2015
2:00-4:30 p.m.

Location: Country Inn & Suites, 1100 Danby Road (Route 96B), Ithaca, NY.

Cost: Free for IC students, staff & faculty, although registration is required.

To register, go to http://www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshops/facultystaffstudents/ or contact Teri Reinemann at 274-1607 or treinemann@ithaca.edu.


 

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The third installment of the 2015 HPPE Speaker Series features Mark C. Coleman, President of Convergence Mitigation Management. Coleman will present a speech entitled "Teaching Leadership and Success in Sustainability: The Power of Personal Will, Trust and Accountability" on Thursday, March 5 at 6 p.m. in Hill Center 104. 

The 2015 HPPE speaker series is sponsored by the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education. This year's topic is "Teaching, Learning, and Diversity in the 21st Century."

For more information or to RSVP for the event, visit the calendar listing found here.

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The Women's and Gender Studies Program presents a lecture by Dr. Chandra Talpade Mohanty titled Feminism Matters: Cultivating a Passion for Gender Justice.  March 3, 2015 in Business 111, 6-8 pm.  Light refreshments will be served before the talk.  

Dr. Chandra Talpade Mohanty is Distinguished Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at Syracuse University.  There will be light refreshments served before her talk.  

 Alumnus Dr. Michael Meador ‘78, NASA, Director National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, National Science and Technology Council will be our guest speaker on Tuesday, March 3rd at 4:00 p.m. in CNS 333.

The title of the presentation is: The National Nanotechnology Initiative at 15 – Big Plans for Small Stuff.  

 

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