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Interested in teaching a winter session course?

OES will accept winter course proposals until end of day Wednesday, October 1.

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 11:00 - 12:30 p.m. (bring your lunch)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
(Part of the Series on Enhancing Student Engagement with Technology from the TELE Collaborative*)

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Friday, October 10, 2014 (Register here)
9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 (Register Here)
9:30-10:30 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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NMC On the Horizon > Increasing Focus on Open Content + DISCUSSION
Wednesday October 1, 2014 – 11:00-12:30 – in the CFE (Gannett 316)

Join the TELE Collaborative in a discussion about the Increasing Focus on Open Content with a panel of thought leaders brought together by the NMC (New Media Consortium).  The one-hour NMC session will be held in the Google+ On Air platform and broadcast live on YouTube.  It will be followed by an IC discussion in the CFE.

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The School of Humanities and Sciences is inviting tenured faculty from across campus to apply for the position of Director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE).

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 Submitted on behalf of Linda Petrosino, Interim Provost

Please join me on Thursday, October 2 for the second Faculty Colloquium of the academic year.  

Dr. Katherine Beissner, Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and fellow of the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute, will be presenting “Pondering Pain:  Lessons from the Big Apple and Beyond”

While Dr. Beissner enjoys working in a variety of physical therapy areas, her primary research interest is in geriatric pain management through the use of cognitive and behavioral self-management strategies. Her recent research examines how race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, health history, social support and physical abilities affect the function and quality of life of older adults.  

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Faculty members are sought to serve as the steering committee for the Linden Award for Learning Portfolio Excellence. The award has been established by Jay and Judith Linden to recognize up to three senior students annually who create outstanding learning portfolios demonstrating the reflective and creative use of technology through the portfolio as an electronically mediated presentation and showing an established relationship and communication with an IC alumnus mentor for the portfolio. Student award recipients will be selected based on the content and quality of their portfolios, including evidence of integrative thinking, critical and analytical problem solving, and reflective learning.

 

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Friday, September 26, 2014
11:00-1:00 p.m. (bring your lunch)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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Thursday, September 25, 2014
12:10-1:00 p.m. (bring your lunch)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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Wednesday, September 24, 2014 (Register here) (Registration is encouraged, but not required.)
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Repeated on:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 (Register here) (Registration is encouraged, but not required.)
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion.

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Clark Lounge
Mary Deane Sorcinelli and Becky Wai-Ling Packard, Mount Holyoke College

Schedule
8.45-9.15 AM, Coffee, Croissants, and Conversation about Mentoring
9.15-10.45 AM, Mary Deane Sorcinelli and Becky Packard, Developing a Network Mentoring Program
11.00-11.50 AM, Two concurrent sessions: Early Career/Post-Tenure  (both in Clark Lounge)

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Interested in teaching a winter session course? OES will accept winter course proposals until October 1.

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The Office of International Programs (OIP) would like to invite all administrators, faculty, and staff members to attend our upcoming workshops designed to assist in the development of short-term study abroad programs.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. (Register here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Registration is encouraged, but not necessary. 

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If you have recently lost something, please come by The Information Desk in the Campus Center and see if we have it.  We have items ranging from clothing, keys, planners, phones, etc. 

 

If we do not have your lost item, please check with Public Safety as they also have a lost and found service. 

In the event that you find something that someone has lost, please bring it to the Information Desk so we can return the item to its owner.

 

The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute is offering the following workshops this fall. For more information and to register, visit www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshops or contact Teri Reinemann at treinemann@ithaca.edu or 274-1607. All workshops are held at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road (Route 96B) and are scheduled from 2:00-4:30. Admission to the workshops is free for IC faculty, students and staff. CEUs are available for some workshops at a cost of $20 per workshop.

 

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014
12:10-1:00 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center (bring your lunch)

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Faculty Council is seeking nominees willing to serve on the Institutional Effectiveness and Budget Committee( IEBC)  for a three year beginning this semester. One candidate will be selected. Given the current economic climate, it is crucial that faculty have input into the upcoming budgetary considerations. We are especially interested in candidates with financial and/or economic expertise. This is one of those opportunities. Meetings are on Tuesday afternoons. Self-nominations will be accepted until Friday, September 12 at 5 PM. Please send your nomination and a brief description of interest or qualifications to Peter Rothbart, rothbart@ithaca.edu.

For further information, go to https://www.ithaca.edu/policies/vol1/volume_1-10601/volume_1_10602/#1060217 and scroll down a bit.

Submission deadlines for short-term, faculty-led courses to be taught abroad in 2015-16 are approaching. Any faculty member interested in leading such a course abroad during the 2015-16 academic year is encouraged to be in touch with the Office of International Programs to begin discussing ideas for such programs.

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