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The third installment of the 2015 HPPE Speaker Series will feature Barry Derfel, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction, TST BOCES. Derfel will present a speech entitled "Affirming Diversity in 21st Century Classrooms and Schools" on Wednesday, February 25 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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Dr. Ed Baptist, Associate Professor of History at Cornell University, will be on campus Tuesday, February 24, to share insights from his new book The Other Half Hasnít Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism (Basic Books) and from his crowdsourcing project, Freedom on the Move. In a review of Dr. Baptistís new book, the Daily Beast notes that ďBaptist turns the long-accepted argument that slavery was economically inefficient on its head, and argues that it was an integral part of America's economic rise."

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Please join us as Majors in the department of Physics and Astronomy give talks on their research:

Eli Adler:  Understanding the characterization of thin film growth

Connor Shea:  The Characteristic Phase Transitions of Cobalt Doped Barium Iron Arsenide Single Crystals

Jonathan Smucker: Temperature of the Ithaca College MOT

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 On Friday (Feb 27) at 3pm, in room 2330, Whalen Center for Music, Professor Timothy Johnson will present a lecture that he also will be giving at the Grawemeyer Award Conference in Louisville, KY. 

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"Ecological and Evolutionary Insights
from (sometimes) Common Backyard Birds"

February 26     
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are cordially invited to attend.

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Please join us for the Spring 2015 Jewish Studies Faculty Showcase featuring our interdisciplinary teachers and scholars during a series of lunch hour presentations. 

 

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Dr. Ed Baptist, Associate Professor of History at Cornell University, will be on campus   Tuesday, February 24, to share insights from his new book The Other Half Hasn’t Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism (Basic Books) and from his crowdsourcing project, Freedom on the Move. In a review of Dr. Baptist’s new book, the Daily Beast notes that  “Baptist turns the long-accepted argument that slavery was economically inefficient on its head, and argues that it was an integral part of America's economic rise."

 

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The Ithaca College Office of Alumni Relations is pleased to invite you to join Stephen Sweet, Chair, Department of Sociology, Ithaca College, for a free webinar titled “The Problem of Work-Family Balance” on Wednesday, February 18 from 12:00-1:00 pm.

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Jennifer Eichberg-Higgins, Teacher of the Year from Buffalo, NY, and Kim Ferrie from Albany will present creative lessons in physical education on Feb. 19 in Gym 1 Hill Center from 12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m. Both teachers are alums of the HPPE Teacher Education Program.

For more information or to RSVP, click here

The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs presents  a series of personal and professional development programs designed to enhance opportunities for college women student leaders. 

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Tompkins County Public Library, in partnership with the Tompkins County Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemoration Commission, will host “Hiving the Bees: Frederick Douglass and John Brown,” a presentation by Ithaca College Professor Hugh Egan, February 18 at 6 p.m. in the Library’s BorgWarner Community Room.

 

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The School of Humanities and Sciences and the Department of Writing are pleased to present award-winning nonfiction writer Janisse Ray as the first Distinguished Visiting Writer of the semester. She will read from her latest book, The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food at 7:30pm on Thursday, February 19 in Klingenstein Lounge in Campus Center.

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The Ithaca College Office of Alumni Relations is pleased to invite you to join Stephen Sweet, Chair, Department of Sociology, Ithaca College, for a free webinar titled “The Problem of Work-Family Balance” on Wednesday, February 18 from 12:00:1:00 pm.

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"On Being Mortal: The Human Hand in How We Die"
Holly G. Prigerson, Ph.D.  

Monday, February 16
7:00 p.m.
Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall
Ithaca College

 

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Wed. Feb. 11th @ 12-12:50pm, Taughannock Falls Room, 3rd Floor Campus Center

 

Dr. Pierre Germaud, DC, from the Spinal Wellness Center of Ithaca, will give a talk about the main function of the human spine, what a healthy spine looks and feels like, learn which side your spine leans to, and why all this matters.
                         

 

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THIS EVENT IS CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER!! Please join us for a poetry reading and commentary inspired by astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology, and quantum physics with Poet, Story Teller, & Musician: David Gonzalez

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Meghan Brown                    
Hobart and William Smith Colleges 

February 12 
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are cordially invited to attend.

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The School of Business welcomes you to join us on Monday, February 9, for an engaging discussion with agricultural and engineering expert Dr. Ed Harwood. 

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The School of Business welcomes you to join us on Monday, February 9, for an engaging discussion with agricultural and engineering expert Dr. Ed Harwood. 

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Please join us for a public reading by alumnus Alexander Justice Moore '07 Politics/Writing minor, author of The Food Fighters: DC Central Kitchen’s First Twenty-Five Years on the Front Lines of Hunger and Poverty.

 

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