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How to find SPR 2016 Salsa and Ballroom Classes to Register in Schedulizer & Homerconnect - It is NOT obvious!

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Are you a New York resident pursuing a STEM major or have an interest in a STEM career or field leading to professional licensure?

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Have you considered a service-based experience after graduation?  If so, City Year and the Peace Corps will be hosting a discussion to talk about these types of opportunities as well as their respective programs.

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This year's BOLD Conference will focus on how YOU can Innovate Ithaca by enhancing your leadership skills. Learn tools from the best entrepreneurs to launch your craft.

There is entrepreneur spirit in every aspect of life, register for the BOLD Conference today!

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Resident Assistants for the Summer College for High School Students program work at Ithaca College from June 20 - July 22, 2016.   

On-campus housing and a meal plan are provided with these positions during the period of employment.   

Apply now.

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2016.  ASB is an application-based program sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs (OSEMA) that provides students with service opportunities at one of five sites across the eastern United States.   

A Participant-Leader will be selected to help prepare and lead one of the five ASB trips. Participant-Leaders will be responsible for delivering an orientation session before the trip, organizing the group and leading group reflections throughout, and “bringing it back to campus” after the trip is over.

Why should you become a Participant-Leader?

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Service Saturdays is coming very soon on November 7! We have a fantastic group of five local sites in Tompkins County that we’ll be volunteering with:

-       Cayuga Nature Center: Help clear hiking trails and clean grounds, while enjoying the fall weather at the same time!

-       South Hill Elementary School: Help rake leaves and clean up debris on the school’s grounds!

-       Tompkins County Public Library: Help clean up the library’s flower garden and plant tulip bulbs!

-       Salvation Army: Help prepare and serve meals to local residents in need!

-       Math Education Day with Family Math Program: Help the Family Math Program at this on-campus event in exposing youths to interactive, fun ways to learn mathematics!

 

For more information on Service Saturdays and to sign up, GO HERE!

 

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 Imagine volunteering in Guatemala during your spring break!?

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ICIC 13000 Creativity—Transforming insights into ideas. Where do great ideas come from? Can we become better at generating them? A series of significant challenges are posed, and a rich variety of creativity techniques and principles are introduced to meet them. Creativity skills that will apply in many contexts are developed. Pass/Fail. 1 credit. No prerequisites. LA.

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Paul Hansom, Assistant Professor of English, will offer a brand-new Humanities-perspective course under the "Quest for a Sustainable Future" theme this coming spring. The course is entitled "Earth Works: Literature, Nature, and the Environment."  The course will also be offered under the "Mind, Body, Spirit" theme.  Both ICC designations are pending.

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146 members of the H&S faculty attending an all-school meeting on October 29th, 2015, wish to express their admiration and support for the willingness of students in POC at IC and their allies to commit their time, effort and passion to energizing the campus community and focusing our attention on the injustices that students of color experience regularly on our campus.

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More Than Words

Contributed by Sybil Conrad on 11/01/2015 

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IC More Than Me will be hosting their 3rd Annual More Than Words spoken word poetry event, on Monday November 9 at 8pm in IC Square! If you’re interested in performing, sign up at our table in campus center on November 3rd,4th and 5th. 

 

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NCUR Is Coming. Be Ready!

Contributed by MaryAnn Taylor on 10/30/2015 

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Interested in presenting your research at NCUR (the National Conference  on Undergraduate Research) this year? NCUR is the largest celebration of student scholarship in the world. Thousands of student scholars from across the United States and from many foreign countries will meet April 7-9, 2016 in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina. Ithaca College will support around 40 students to present at NCUR.

To help you get going the College has scheduled two information sessions. Join us at whichever one is most convenient for you.

·         Monday, November 2nd at 4:00PM in Textor 101 

·         Tuesday November 3rd at 12:10 in Textor 102 

 

                                Register Here - NCUR

 

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Are you interested in traveling to Guatemala this spring to engage in a meaningful service experience?

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Service Saturdays will be happening very soon on November 7! We have an amazing group of local sites in Tompkins County that we’ll be volunteering with:

-       Cayuga Nature Center: Help clear hiking trails and clean grounds, while enjoying the fall weather at the same time!

-       South Hill Elementary School: Help rake leaves and clean up debris on the school’s grounds!

-       Tompkins County Public Library: Help clean up the library’s flower garden and plant tulip bulbs!

-       Salvation Army: Help prepare and serve meals to local residents in need!

-       Math Education Day with Family Math Program: Help the Family Math Program at this on-campus event in exposing youths to interactive, fun ways to learn mathematics!

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ICIC 12000 Insight—Combining expertise. How can we combine insights from disciplinary experts to address complex issues? Guest experts from a variety of disciplines will discuss how researchers and practitioners in each of their disciplines would address a common issue. Techniques are introduced to combine their insights and lead to deeper understanding and more powerful solutions. Pass/Fail. 1 credit. No prerequisites. LA.

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 What's inside this month's issue of SH101?

  • The 4 keys of taking a college course
  • Videos from fellow IC students about mental health on college campuses
  • "Drained? How to sync your sleep and life" (let's find a balance)
  • "What Does Spirituality Mean To You" (students share their stories)
  • Enter to win $1,000 grand prize! 
  • And so much more...

 Check it out here

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

Enjoy!

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We are a nonprofit on-campus organization that supports media literacy integration into K- College classrooms by providing media literacy curricula and workshops for educators.  Join our team this Spring in Promotions and Marketing  to help promote critical thinking and media literacy skills for our diverse international audience.

We accept internships between 1 and 3 credits, and hours are flexible.

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A workshop on personal branding teams up with information about the IC MBA. 

Tuesday, November 3, 5:30-6:30 or Tuesday, November 10, 12:10-1:05 in BUS 111.

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  Students interested in Health courses for Winter Session have these selections from which to choose. All are two week online courses.

Personal Health (HLTH 11300); ICC Themes: Identities; Mind, Body, Spirit; Attributes: LA, Self and Society, Natural Science and Social Science.  For more information, contact Dr. Mary Bentley at mbentley@ithaca.edu.

Critical Health Issues (HLTH 20500); ICC Theme: World of Systems; Attributes: LA, Social Science, Self and Society. For more information, contact Stewart Auyash at auyash@ithaca.edu.

Human Sexuality (HLTH 22800); ICC Theme: Mind, Body, Spirit; Attributes: LA, Social Science, Self and Society. For more information, contact Rachel Gunderson at rgunderson@ithaca.edu.

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