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You are invited to a public presentation by Angel Alvarez, an agricultural engineer and community development practitioner from San Pedro Tapanatepec, Oaxaca, Mexico. Alvarez will speak about development work in rural and indigenous communities in the region.  

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Created by Michael Levine, of the Dallas Brass, Harmony Bridge(TM) is designed “to connect public school band musicians with seniors in retirement homes and communities.” Through a carefully developed and sequenced curriculum, public school-age children are provided the skills and resources to rehearse, predominantly independently, and perform in small ensembles, for residents of area senior communities utilizing “music of their time.” 

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The Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity will host its second event of the semester with a screening of "La jaula de oro" ("The Golden Dream") on Tuesday October 18th at 6pm at The Forum in PRW (2nd Floor).  

Q&A to follow with director Diego Quemada Díez on Skype.

This event is Free and Open to the Public.

Summary of the film: Juan, Sara, and Samuel, three teenagers from the slums of Guatemala, travel to the United States in search of a better life. On their journey through Mexico, they meet Chauk, an Indian from Chiapas who doesn't speak Spanish. Traveling together in freight trains and walking on railroad tracks, they soon have to face an odyssey that will change their lives forever. (imdb.com)

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bgp9g9NF_x0

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Please join us for a talk about The Ithaca College Integrated Outdoor Learning Environment and Naked-Eye Observatory with Professor Matthew Price, Ithaca College Department of Physics & Astronomy

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Interested in research? Students within the department will present on their summer research experiences of chemistry and biochemistry at Ithaca College and other research universities.

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Odilia is an indigenous Zapotec from the village of Zoogocho, in the northern mountains of the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. She is an indigenous language interpreter and works in the areas of humans rights and cultural and political education.

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 The campus community is invited to attend any and all of the 26 presentations during the Music and Lifelong Learning Symposium that will be held in the School of Music during the Fall Break (October 13-15, 2016). Link to the schedule of presentations and times can be found at http://events.ithaca.edu/event/music_and_lifelong_learning_symposium#.V_PIM8mRZ6w

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Interested in research? Students within the department will present on their summer research experiences of chemistry and biochemistry at Ithaca College and other research universities.

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The “Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen” series at Ithaca College will show the documentary “El Canto del Colibri” on Tuesday, Oct. 4. Exploring the relationships between Latino immigrant fathers and their LGBTQ family members, the film will be shown at 7 p.m. in Textor 101. It is free and open to the public.

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Cedrick-Michael Simmons '14 will address Intersectional Student Organizing, with a Focus on Race and LGBTQ themes, in commemoration of National Coming Out Day. Wednesday, October 5th, 7:00 pm, Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center.

Delicious fall-themed refreshments will be served.

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 Monday, October 3rd from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. in Williams 320

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Thursday Sept 29, 12:10-1 in Williams 320

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On Monday, October 10, at 7:30 pm, in Textor 101, Dr. Lawrence Douglas will speak about John (Ivan) Demjanjuk, who was the subject of the lengthiest and most bizarre criminal case to arise out of the Holocaust. 

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There will be a special, private screening of a timely, new documentary – “All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception and the Spirit of I.F. Stone” – Tuesday, October 4, 4:15-6:15pm in Park Auditorium. Partly filmed on IC campus and co-executive produced by Jeff Cohen (Park Center for Independent Media director), the feature documentary won warm reviews when it recently premiered at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival.

 

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Healthy Strategies for Helping Children & Teens Use Media Wisely

• Learn fact vs. fiction in advertising & media
• Counter messages about alcohol, tobacco, and junk food.

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The Health Promotion and Physical Education Speaker Series will be hosting Dr. Anne-Marie Mayer.

Topic: Sustainable Agriculture and Nutrition
When: Tuesday September 27th 7-8 pm
Where: Textor 102

You are invited to join the Ithaca College Department of Physics & Astronomy for a talk by Zachary R. Robinson, Department of Physics at SUNY Brockport entitled :

The Surface Science of Graphene Growth

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Interested in research? Students within the department will present on their summer research experiences of chemistry and biochemistry at Ithaca College and other research universities. Benjamin Morse "Synthesis and Reactivity Studies of Rhodium Complexes Supported by the PNSi Pincer Ligand" and Noah Budin "Underpotential deposition of Ni for stabilization of reactive Cu2O surface for solar hydrogen production"

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Wednesday, October 5 at 6:30 at The History Center in Tompkins County

Co-sponsored by Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County

 This event coincides with the National Latin@ Heritage Month, September 15 – October 15, 2016.

 The program will highlight the experiences of Latinos living in the county and cover topics such as waves of settlement, motivations for migrations, the diverse set of countries of origin, and definitions and misconceptions.

 Panelists:

Gustavo Licon, Assistant Professor of Latino/a Studies, Ithaca College

Hector Velez, Adj. Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Latino Studies Program, Cornell University

Patricia Eugenia Fernandez de Castro Martinez and Carolina Osorio Gil representing the Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County.

 

 

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 The Women's and Gender Studies Program presents Dr. Gloria Joseph, talking about her new book, The Wind is Spirit: The life, love and legacy of Audre Lorde. 

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