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News for Faculty

 Posted on behalf of Mark Fink, Director Director of Teaching and Learning with Technology

Teaching and Learning with Technology is pleased to announce the availability of an enterprise license for Voicethread. Voicethread is a unique online tool for having asynchronous conversations around media. You can upload, share, and discuss documents, presentations, images, audio files and videos. Students and instructors can comment within Voicethread with voice, drawing, webcam, text, or phone. There are many possibilities for using Voicethread in teaching and learning including practicing listening and speaking languages, student presentations and feedback, discussing or critiquing artwork and media, or creating presence in online courses.

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Openings for Summer 2017 Orientation students in Fall PALS courses: Swing Dance, Ballroom Dance, and the ever popular Latin Dance (Salsa, Bachata, Merengue).

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SUBJECT: Phys Activity, Leis and Safety
INSTRUCTOR: Lichtmann, Kurt (M.M. Ed., I.C. '82)


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All classes are for total beginners Fall 2017:

SUBJECT: Phys Activity, Leis and Safety (not "Dance")
INSTRUCTOR: Lichtmann, Kurt (M.M. Ed., I.C. '82)

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Travel Policy Enhancements

Contributed by Douglas Freeman on 05/25/2017 

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The Travel Policy has been revised to increase efficiencies for travelers and department coordinators.

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Ithaca College is a member institution of the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education. In 2018, their Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference (Atlanta, GA; March 1-4, 2018) theme is "The Global Business of Aging."

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We are looking for infants who will soon turn 8 months or are any age between 8 and 12 months, who are able to crawl, and are typically developing.

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 Submitted on behalf of the Office of Energy Management and Sustainability 

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Submitted on behalf of the Office of Energy Management and Sustainability

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The Exploratory Program is seeking faculty who enjoy working with first-year students and have assigned academic advising built into their workload.

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Don’t forget that Teaching and Learning with Technology (TLT) will be providing faculty development opportunities prior to classroom use in the fall.

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During final exams we anticipate administering over 100 exams per day at Student Accessibility Services (SAS) for students registered with our office! We ask for your continued partnership to ensure that this process runs smoothly:

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Hello colleagues, we (Kathryn Caldwell (PSYC), Mary Ann Erickson (Aging Studies) and Julia Lapp (HPPE)) are working on a project to learn about the use of contemplative and mindfulness-based pedagogical practices by faculty and staff at IC.

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May 1, 5.30-7.30 p.m
Casita del Polaris
1201 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY

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All the information contained herein is verifiable, sourced, and confirmed by conversations with a Resident Officer of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in Albany NY.

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Assessment Summit 2017

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 04/21/2017 

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Clarke Lounge, Campus Center
9:00-2:30, Campus Center

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Significant improvements will be made to Sakai during the summer.

All content created previously or during the development phase will be available during (and after) the improvement process.  

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All are Welcome!

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 10:00 - 11:45 a.m. (Limited to the first 20 registrants)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
With Sheri Englund of Englund Literary Services

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This summer all labs, e-classroom podium machines, and conference rooms will be upgraded to Windows 10 (the latest operating system from Microsoft). Teaching and Learning with Technology (TLT) will provide multiple faculty development opportunities prior to classroom use in the fall. TLT will offer webinars that provide an overview as well as drop-in sessions in Williams 210.

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