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It's the beginning of the semester, homework is piling up, and your To Do List doesn't seem to end... Are YOU getting enough sleep? 

 

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Want to learn about sustainable ecotourism while traveling in Costa Rica? Listen to howler monkeys and see exotic plants and wildlife? Assist in a turtle conservation program? Take RLS 27700 Ecotourism and Natural Resource Management - FA14 Block II with a trip to Costa Rica in January! 

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September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month, and the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management would like to remind you of some of the resources available to you through our office.

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Career Services regrets to announce that the employer information session by the Frontier Project, scheduled for 5:00 p.m. this evening (Monday, September 22), has been postponed.  We are working with them to reschedule the visit for another time in the semester and will announce the new date as soon as it is known.

Students are encouraged to make a difference during Fall Break! Meet new people and do a bit of traveling for next to nothing!

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Don't worry! IC's Office of Alumni Relations is here to help. We're pleased to invite you to join John Fracchia, associate director of the Office of Career Services, on Wednesday, September 24, for a free webinar titled "Authentic Networking: Strategies for Building Effective Professional Relationships."

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The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and the Office of International Programs want to invite you to meet students who studied during the last academic year in a Spanish speaking country.  This is a wonderful opportunity for students interested in studying abroad in the Spring or in the near future. Returning students will share information regarding their programs and will make special mention of their academic and social experience. There will be time for questions and answers. 

We are planning this event for Tuesday, September 23rd at 12:10 at the Language and Cultural Exchange Center (Job Hall 209).  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Prof. Gladys Varona-Lacey (varona@ithaca.edu).  Pizza will be served.

 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Tina Bennett at tbennett@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-3200. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that IC alumna, Nicole Garramond will visit campus to conduct an information session about The Frontier Project and to speak about opportunities that they have available. She will also be holding open hours to meet with students.

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  Students are encouraged to make a difference during Fall Break! Meet new people and do a bit of traveling for next to nothing!

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ShortLine/Coach USA offers direct bus service to the Boston area for Ithaca College fall and thanksgiving breaks.  Book early!  Only one bus is available and when it's full - it's full.

They also offer regular Friday night direct service to the NYC/Long Island area.

For more information:  http://www.coachusa.com/info/shortline/ss.ithacacollegediscounts.asp#breaksp

Only Fall break information is posted at this point - but watch this same website after Fall Break for information about the Thanksgiving Break bus.

Want to learn about sustainable ecotourism while traveling in Costa Rica? Listen to howler monkeys and see exotic plants and wildlife? Assist in a turtle conservation program? Take RLS 27700 Ecotourism and Natural Resource Management - FA14 Block II with a January trip to Costa Rica! Info session Tuesday, September 23, 12:15-1 in Smiddy 325.

 

 

 

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Kai Wise, Admissions Advisor

Bastyr University is the largest university for natural health science. This university offers degree and certificate programs in fields such as naturopathic medicine, acupuncture and Oriental medicine, and whole-food nutrition

 Come and learn about the opportunities it has to offer!

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Steve Gold, founder of Cluck Inc. and father of current Ithaca student, Austin Gold, is coming to the Park School along with Jen Eagan, Ithaca College ’14, to present a contest to the student body.

Cluck Inc. is the parent company of Cluck ‘n Moo™ Burgers, which are a blend of antibiotic-free and hormone-free chicken and grass-fed beef. Steve and Jen are asking students to create an interactive social media campaign promoting healthy eating using the Cluck ‘n Moo™ brand characters.

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 If you are interested in becoming part of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival in 2015, which runs here on campus and downtown at Cinemapolis, you have three options, depending on what year you are and your level of prior FLEFF experience. 

ALL INTERN AND BLOGGER APPLICATIONS DUE HARD COPY MONDAY OCTOBER 20, to Rosalie Fitzgerald, Job 202

BLOGGER (three credit seminar; sophomore, junior and seniors only; prior FLEFF experience; may be taken as an honors seminar for qualified students, application required)

INTERN (one credit practicum; sophomore, junior, seniors only; requires FESTIVAL course or mini course or prior FLEFF intern experience; application required)

JUNIOR FELLOW (one credit liberal arts immersion in the festival; open to anyone; strongly recommended for first year students; just register for the GCOM course during registration).

More on FLEFF and internship/blogger applications here:  www.ithaca.edu/fleff

FLEFF: A DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENT

Students are encouraged to make a difference during Fall Break! Meet new people and do a bit of traveling for very little money

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Did you know going to college is associated with a decline in healthy behaviors?

In this article, "Desirable Habits", you can learn more about:

  • The science of healthy habits
  • The technology of healthy habits
  • The habits students want most 
  • Systems for your self-transformation

Check out this article and many more in September's Issue of Student Health 101

 

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Is your leadership library looking a little barren? If so, then the Student Leadership Institute is here to help! Here are some new and exciting sessions that will be happening next week.

Please remember to sign up at least 48 hours in advance. If you can no longer attend a session please click ‘no’ to un-RSVP or email leadership@ithaca.edu in order to open up your spot to another student.

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Date: Wednesday, September 17

Time: 7:00-9:00 PM

Location: Textor Hall Auditorium, Room 102, Ithaca College

Cost: FREE 

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The Study Abroad Ice Cream Social  will be held Monday, September 29, 6:00-7:00, in the Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center. You will have the chance to hear from and ask questions of lots of IC students who have studied abroad in locations all across the globe, all while eating make-your-own sundaes!

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Are you interested in studying abroad? IES (The Institute for the International Education of Students) is one of Ithaca College's current affiliated study abroad providers.  An IES representative will be on campus this Thursday, September 18, 12:10-1:00, in Textor 101 to meet with students and provide further information about the IES study abroad options. A free pizza lunch will be provided!

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