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Please help us identify responsible and enthusiastic students who may need a push to recognize their leadership potential!

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Tuesday, November 19, 2013
4 - 5 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Mike Haaf, Associate Professor, Chemistry

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These are the only Driver Safety Classes being offered through May 2014.  If you will need to utilize Student Drivers please have them register for one of the above classes.

Your students may register online at:

Students must attend the full 2 hours of the driver safety class and pass the quiz at the close of class.

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.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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Submitted by Marisa Kelly, Provost

Please join me on Thursday, November 7 for the second Faculty Colloquium of the academic year.  Dr. Todd Schack, Department of Journalism, will be presenting “The Art of War:  Graphic Journalism & the Representation of War.” 

Professor Schack completed a MA in Communications at Colorado State University in 1996, and a PhD in Media Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2006.  His research interests mainly reside in the fields of: Literary/Narrative Journalism; Media and Journalism History; Graphic Non Fiction/Comics Journalism; Media Representation of the Wars on Terror and Drugs. 

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Monday, November 11, 2013
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (bring your lunch), Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Steven S. Volk, Director of the Center for Teaching Innovation and Excellence (CTIE) at Oberlin College.

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We are excited that Ithaca College will be hosting Elect Her – Campus Women Win again this year. The American Association of University Women as well as an organization called Running Start sponsors this program to encourage young women to run for student government on their campuses. This program is a 4.5 hour workshop and hopes to encourage leadership development but also to motivate young women to enter careers in politics in the future. Even though this program is centered on women running for office, it is open to all students. Specifically, we are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are looking to develop their leadership further on campus.

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Pivot Webinar

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 11/04/2013 

Thursday, November 7, 2013
9:00 - 10:00 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce the following events. 

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Monday, November 4, 2013
1:00 - 2:00 p.m, Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Join the Center For Faculty Excellence and the Library in learning about the revised Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

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Monday, November 4, 2013
2:00 - 3:00 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Judith Pena-Shaff, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology

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We are interested in learning about your perceptions of your work environment at Ithaca College.

Through work, it is common for individuals to find meaning and purpose. As occupational therapy graduate students, we are interested in your perceptions of your current work environment at Ithaca College.

Survey link:

You are invited to participate in a brief, anonymous online survey that is being conducted by graduate occupational therapy students at Ithaca College, supervised by Dr. Julie Dorsey. This 10-15 minute survey investigates employee perceptions of their current work environment and experiences on the Ithaca College campus. By completing this survey, you indicate that you are at least 18 years of age, and are a full or part time employee of Ithaca College (student employees are not eligible).

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Faculty Council will hold its next Town Hall meeting in Textor 102 on Thursday, October 31 at 12:05 PM.  All faculty are invited to attend and participate. Topics for discussion may include the proposed Intellectual Property Rights document, Shared Governance, IC2020 or any topic of concern or interest to faculty. Faculty holding administrative appointments and staff are requested to refrain from attending.

Residential Life is seeking interested faculty for the following Faculty Associate and Faculty Fellow positions in the residence halls for the 2013-14 Academic Year:

  • Faculty Associates in the First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) Program
  • Faculty Fellow for the Sustainably Conscious Residential Learning Community

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