Intercom

intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password

roundup

E-mail
Roundup

Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

Kickoff Events and Information Sessions:
First session has ended
Monday March 3rd, 3:00-4:30 pm (register here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center 

Read more . . . (186 words)

A series of informal sessions for faculty to collaboratively discuss their approaches to designing ICC courses and assignments for the ICC will be held in February. Faculty who have taught courses or developed successful course proposals will be present to share what they are doing in their courses (e.g., activities, assignments) and there will be ample time for all present to talk about possibilities for developing or modifying courses to meet ICC student learning outcomes. Sessions are perfect for faculty who are already teaching in the ICC, those who have ideas but aren’t quite sure how to move forward, or those who have some interest in teaching in the ICC but don’t know where to begin. This series is co-sponsored by the Center for Faculty Excellence and the Integrative Core Curriculum.

Read more . . . (49 words)

From CCUMC (Consortium of College and University Media Centers)
Friday February 28, 2014, 12:00 - 1:00pm (discussion to follow) (feel free to bring your lunch)
Co-sponsored by the Office of Extended Studies and the Center for Faculty Excellence

Read more . . . (121 words)

FYRE Faculty Associate Information Sessions:

  • Tuesday, February 25th 12:00 – 1:00p (Friends 205, Friends Hall)
  • Thursday, February 27th 12:00 – 1:00p (Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center)

Please feel free to bring your lunch to the information session!

Read more . . . (336 words)

Over 1000 students at IC are using student response systems on campus and a dozen faculty are making use of both the Turning Technologies system and other web-based systems.  There are many ways of using the systems including engaging students in large lectures, assessment, and attendance.  Several events are scheduled this spring to share the possibilities of this technology. 

Read more . . . (122 words)

The Office of International Programs (OIP) would like to invite all administrators, faculty and staff members to attend one of several workshops designed to assist in the development of short-term study abroad programs.  Short-term study abroad programming is an important component of the international study options available to Ithaca College students. 

Read more . . . (335 words)

Thursday, February 27, 2014
2:30 - 3:30 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Presented by Arturo Sinclair, Assistant Professor, Department of Media Arts, Sciences, and Studies

Read more . . . (170 words)

Faculty, bring your personal computer or device to the fixIT Shop the week of Monday, February 24 – Friday, February 28 for a free cleaning and 20% off all services!

Read more . . . (64 words)

Monday, February 24, 2014, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Presented by Keri Watson, Assistant Professor, Department of Art History

Read more . . . (174 words)

Message from Wade Pickren, PhD
Director, Sponsored Research

The following Show Me the Money - Grants 101 Workshops will be taking place this week at the Center for Faculty Excellence - Gannett 316.  There is still time to register for either day.

Read more . . . (277 words)

The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce the following events for the week of February 24 – 28, 2014.

ICC Course Proposal Work Session
Monday, February 24, 2014, 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. (register here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
This working session is an opportunity to work on ICC course proposal paperwork with members of the Committee on College-wide Requirements present to answer questions and provide feedback. If you're interested in putting forward a course for designation, bring the designation form, your course syllabus/outline, and any questions you have about completing the designation process. Course designation forms are available on both the CCR and ICC websites.

Read more . . . (889 words)

Monday, February 24, 2014, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Read more . . . (88 words)

Monday, February 24, 2014, 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. (register here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Read more . . . (92 words)

In an effort to provide the highest quality of service to both students and faculty, here is a short summary of procedures followed by our office for the administration of exams.

Read more . . . (330 words)

The Jewish studies program invites applications for the 2013-2014 academic year from faculty and staff for funding in support of your teaching and research in any area related to Jewish history or culture, in any academic discipline. We especially encourage studies and projects which do any of the following: cross disciplinary boundaries; illuminate Jewish cultural diversity; or investigate historical and contemporary encounters and relationships between Jews and other cultural groups. For further information and an application, visit Faculty Grants.

Read more . . . (1 words)

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Read more . . . (84 words)

Submitted on behalf of Marisa Kelly, Provost

The NCAA formally recognizes four key institutional positions:  the President, the Director of Athletics, the Senior Woman Administrator, and the Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR).  Professor Wenmouth Williams, who is retiring at the end of this academic year, is currently serving as the Ithaca College FAR.  He has and continues to do this with distinction.  

We are now seeking nominations (including self-nominations) of individuals interested in serving in this capacity, effective June 1, 2014. The NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative must be a tenured faculty member or senior ongoing NTEN who is appointed by the President. The term of the appointment is for two years, renewable up to four times.

Read more . . . (137 words)

Faculty and staff are invited to attend the public viewing and discussion of a 3-part film series entitled, Race: The Power of an Illusion.

Read more . . . (121 words)

The First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) is expanding! FYRE is an educational, community experience for first-year students with goals of easing first-year student transitions, supporting academic success, and providing opportunities for meaningful interactions with peers, faculty, and staff outside the classroom. A signature of the FYRE program is its connection with the Integrative Core Curriculum themes.

Read more . . . (568 words)

The Center for Faculty Excellence in partnership with Finger Lakes Faculty Development Network is pleased to announce Ithaca College’s Educational Technology Day Teaching and Learning with Technology Symposium: Engagement, Authenticity, and Technology. Proposals are being accepted for this symposium, a regional symposium for faculty on using technology to enhance teaching.

Read more . . . (38 words)

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities

News for Faculty

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News

Comings and Goings

Technology

Kudos

Archive