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Have you ever wondered about the religiosity of Ned Flanders, the feminist sensibilities of Lisa Simpson, and the national identity of Apu Nahaspeemapetilon?  

Are these animated characters, among others, really sites of struggle among political, economic, and social forces?

Register today for Communication, Culture and Rhetoric offered online during Summer Session I (May 30-June 30) and learn how analyzing these questions and more can lead to a better understanding of popular culture and how it can affect one’s sense of self.

This web/online course investigates the rhetorical dimensions of the longest-running sitcom in America, The Simpsons. Students will learn how signs and symbols influence us through a process called rhetoric.

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 Two online Ithaca College courses in introductory accounting will be offered this summer. Financial Accounting (ACCT 22500) is available during Summer Session I (May 30 – June 30) and Management Accounting (ACCT 22600) is available during Summer Session II (July 03 – Aug 04). 

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An online Ithaca College course on Environmental Ethics will be taught during Summer Session I (May 30 – June 30, 2017).  It can be taken from any location whatsoever provided there is access to the internet, and the class structure is designed with the flexibility needed to accommodate students' summer work schedules, whatever those may be.

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 This July you can learn about language from the comfort of your own home, and earn 3 credits for Identities or World of System. LNGS 23200 will be offered during Summer Session II as an online course.

See for more info, or email Financial aid is also possible for these summer sessions. 

 Do you play a sport? Have you wondered what you could do to improve your own sport or exercise performances? Curious to learn more about the mental preparation of high school, college, elite and professional athletes? Ever wondered what you could do to improve your motivation to exercise or practice? This course can help... 

You can get a head start with your Sport Psychology minor by taking this course over the summer.

EXSS 20200 - Sport and Exercise Psychology will be offered online during Summer Session 


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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is hiring for the fall 2017! We have over 90 students on our team working in a variety of positions. If you love working with people and have an interest in technology, there's a position here for you!

We are accepting applications for the following positions on a rolling basis:

  • Business Productivity Training Specialist
  • Endpoint Systems Technician
  • Lab Consultant
  • Learning Spaces Technology Specialist
  • Network Assistant
  • Service Desk Consultant

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The $7.50 summer semester complimentary print allowance will go into effect on Monday, May 22nd. Unused allowances from the fall and spring will not roll over to the summer semester allowance. Log in to to check your Ithaca College print account information.

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Spanish 260 "Teatro: From the Page to the Stage" T/R 10:50-12:05 is open to all Spanish speakers from intermediate proficiency to native fluency.    

ICC Diversity requirement!
Credits toward Spanish minor and major!

¡Hagamos TEATRO!

For further information please contact Professor Annette Levine:

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Sustainable Living: A Holistic Approach to Health, HLTH 21400, is a 3-credit online summer course during Jul 03-Aug 04, 2017.

ICC Themes: The Quest for a Sustainable Future & Power & Justice

ICC Perspectives: Social Sciences & Natural Sciences

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Are you looking for a job for the fall semester?
Do you like to be outside?
Are you able to work well independently? 

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Celebrate and share your message with a creative cap topper at graduation!

Login to your WebCRD account> select the IC Office Catalog and then the Student Access Catalog.
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.  Download your design to the website.
Your design is printed on removable weather proof adhesive cloth paper.
While your at it, add your design to a mug or two.

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This 3 credit online course carries Diversity designation and both Identities and Social Justice themes and perspective designations. Earn ICC credit in this 10 day online May session (May 15-26) while learning how to discuss issues related to race, culture and ethnicity.

If you have ever wanted to engage in discussions of race, culture and ethnicity, but did not know where to start, this is the class for you. Using films, readings and other online resources, students will learn and discuss key concepts related to issues of race and ethnicity. Drawing from disciplines like history, politics, cultural studies, ethnic studies, and gender/sexuality studies, the course investigates how various constructions of race and ethnicity shape institutional policies, cultural expressions and aesthetics, social identities, and resistance movements. 

If you have any questions about the course please contact Dr. Belisa Gonzalez at


 Congratulations to Maura Benner and Michele Hau, who were selected for the Summer Internship Scholarships!

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Submitted on behalf of the Eco-Reps. 

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White A2- 4 3/8" X 7 1/4"
Ivory & White A6 - 4 3/4" X 6 1/2"
White Linen A6 - 4 3/4" X 6 1/2"
White A7- 5 1/2 X 7 1/4"
Vanilla & White 4 Bar - 3 5/8" X 5 1/8"
Suitable for thank you notes and cards.
Available at Print Production while supplies last.

Public Safety reminds you that finals week is one of our peak periods annually for thefts and property loss. Common contributing factors include items left unattended while studying, working in unfamiliar places around unfamiliar people, and residential spaces left empty for long periods of the day (especially when left unsecured). 

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For all residents in Terraces, Towers, All Quads, Emerson, and Gardens -mailrooms are CLOSED for the summer. (Circles residents Click here)

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Circles Mailroom is CLOSED for packages, but letter mail will continue to be sorted to your mailbox until the JULY 8 move-out date. If you will remain in Ithaca after JULY 8 and wish to receive mail, you must submit a HOLD MAIL card (read further).

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Due to lack of adequate student staffing during Finals Week, Circles mailroom is now closed for package pickup.

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Due to lack of adequate student staffing during Finals Week, all new letter mail received for Terraces, Towers, All Quads, Emerson, and Gardens is available in the Mail Center for pickup.

Please call 607-274-3371 to inquire if we have any mail for you. Open Mon-Fri 8am-5pm.

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