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Elementary Latin I (LATN 10100) is being offered in the Fall (2016) on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:35-3:50. This course can satisfy the ICC theme for Identities (Humanities perspective). Consider taking Elementary Latin I to fulfill the Identities theme for the ICC, or to fulfill a language requirement, and for many other benefits.

Intermediate Latin (LATN 20000) is also being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 1:10-2:25. Consider taking it if you already have some knowledge of the language. For more details, please contact Dr. Robert Ziomkowski (rziomkowski@ithaca.edu).

Register today through HomerConnect (homerconnect.ithaca.edu/)

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 Need an IDENTITIES or MIND, BODY, SPIRIT course? Available ONLINE this summer

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 ¿Hablas español?         ¿Te gusta trabajar con niños?

¡Únete a SALTAR (Spanish Language through Arts and Recreation)!

This one-credit Service Learning experience devoted to teaching Spanish to children within the Ithaca community is a fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself in the Ithaca public school system and use your Spanish in meaningful and fun ways. This coming fall semester we are partnering with art, music, and gym teachers to teach Spanish through those mediums! 

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Celebrate and share your message with a creative cap topper at graduation!
Create a design that measures 9” X 9”.
Allow for a 1” circle that will be cut out from the center for the button that holds the tassel.
Your design is printed on removable weather proof adhesive cloth paper.
Bring your pdf design to the Center for Print Production between 8am and 5pm, Monday through Friday. 
Pay  $5.99 plus tax with ID Express, cash, check or credit card and pick up your graduation cap topper at the Library circulation desk during their business hours or at the Center for Print Production, located in the Center for Public Safety and General Services on Farm Pond Road between 8am and 5pm.

Check out the sample on display in the Campus Store.

Contact Print Production at 607-274-3998 with questions.

 

Ithaca College and the local Advocacy Center have recently partnered to create a "Peer Educators" program for bystander intervention, a sexual violence prevention strategy based on individuals supporting others who they believe to be at risk.  Rather than education presented by college staff, this program supports the idea that students learning from student peers can lead to a more open and comfortable dialogue.  Typically presented in classes, club meetings, and RA programs, an open session of this program for all campus students will be offered tonight, Wednesday April 27, in the Klingenstein Lounge.  The session will run from 7 to 8 p.m.

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 HLTH 11000-01. War, Hunger, and Genocide: An International Health Perspective
The primary course topics of war, hunger, and genocide are viewed as interconnected factors.  These are influenced by political, economic, and social conditions within countries as well as by foreign policies and national self-interests that exert power to marginalize groups, commit human rights violations, genocide, and produce poor health outcomes.

Recent and current conflicts placed within a historical context will be the focus of our analysis.

Particular emphasis will be placed on the plight of the poor and other marginalized groups in relation to health and disease. This includes addressing questions of power, morality, and international law such as those promulgated by the United Nations.

This online course is offer during Summer Session II (Jul 05, 2016 - Aug 05, 2016). For more information, contact Stewart Auyash (auyash@ithaca.edu)

 

Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on May 6th from 2pm - 6pm on the Campus Center Quad! Challenge your friends on the inflatables, such as the Gladiator Joust, or capture some memories with the PhotoBooth, all provided by NY Party Works.

 

 

 

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 If you are in your junior year, now is the time to begin thinking about the possibility of a Fulbright application for the 2017-18 academic year. (Seniors and recent graduates are eligible to apply as well.) 

 

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People from all walks of life are currently seeking to learn more about herbal medicine and the natural world. Learn basic skills and sensory awareness that can apply to all aspects of your life. Being out in nature increases fitness levels, lowers stress, improves critical thinking and is just plain fun!  ENVS naturalist and department chair Jason Hamilton will be teaching two classes this spring/summer that offer these benefits. 

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The Office of Strategic Marketing and Communications is looking for students to write and edit for all outlets produced in the office, including Fuse, the Fuse website, media relations, ICView, and the IC website.

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Got a job lined up for after graduation? Got a summer internship? Got into grad school? Stop into Career Services to bang the job gong!! We want to celebrate your success with you!

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Doesn't your body deserve a relaxing massage at this time of year? Chair massage is a convenient and soothing way to relax and recharge! The Center for Health Promotion has partnered with A Massage Station of Ithacato bring chair massages to IC students.

The next Massage Day is scheduled for: Tuesday, May 10th from noon to 5pm 

Where? Center For Health Promotion, on the lower level of Hammond Health Center. (Enter the Office of Counseling and Wellness, from the parking lot side of the building).

Cost: $1 per minute (pre-pay via PayPal or credit card )

Sign up for 10, 20 or 30 minutes of massage - it's easy! Visit the Sign-up Genius here:

 

 

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Ever had a friend who routinely made you feel unhappy about yourself and your life? Check out some ways to combat that, here:

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Additional articles in the April issue include:

  • Fitness for Focus: How to Power Up Your Brain
  • Let's Talk About Sex: How to Get What You Both Want
  • Calling All Night Owls- Make Your Sleep Habits Work For YOU
  • Disability: How To Work with your School to Get What You Need
  • Best Friends for Never? How I Handled My Frenemy

 

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Are you interested in studying abroad in Australia?  Come learn about spending a semester at the University of Sydney on Tuesday, 4/26, 6:00-7:00; Textor 103.  Pizza will be provided! 

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The TV-R Program will be offering an online summer QL course taught by Jack Powers titled TVR 26300 Mass Media Research Methods. 

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If you will be studying abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2016 on ANY affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program (NOT the London Center), you must meet with an adviser in the Office of International Programs (OIP) to go over required Ithaca College paperwork.

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The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute in partnership with Hillel at Ithaca College and the Department of Jewish Studies presents:

The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life

Thursday, April 28 
7:00-8:30 PM 
Textor Hall, Room 102
Ithaca College 

 Discussion to follow with film producer Nick Reed. Free and open to the public.

Attention students: Earn SLI Credit for Leading in a Diverse World by attending this event.

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Do you work well with others?

Do you have the proven ability to be a great leader?

Are you super organized and on top of your game?

Do you want to build your resume and bring it to the next level?

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Are you interested in studying abroad in Australia?  Come learn about spending a semester at the University of Sydney on Tuesday, 4/26, 6:00-7:00; Textor 103.  Pizza will be provided! 

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If you will be studying abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2016 on ANY affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program (NOT the London Center), you must meet with an adviser in the Office of International Programs (OIP) to go over required Ithaca College paperwork.

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