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Save money and make friends by sharing a ride with Zimride! It’s free to post. 

After all, you share the same destination; why not share the same ride too?

The Great Challah-Bread Bake

Contributed by Kayla Reisman on 02/25/2015 

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Knead, braid and bake bread with your friends! Wednesday, February 25th at 6:30 pm in Terrace Dining Hall (balcony).

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On Monday, February 23rd, approximately 3000 IC undergraduates were randomly chosen to participate in the 2015 IC Student Health Survey.

The survey is confidential, and contains all multiple-choice questions regarding students' health habits and concerns. The data we collect will be used to help us improve health and wellness programs and services for students.


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"If someone demands a lot of your energy or leaves you feeling bad about yourself, consider whether or not the friendship is worth it."

In this article in SH101

  • Is your friendship healthy? Take this quiz. 
  • What to do if you run into conflict with your friend
  • Watch students videos ("text fail", "make a bff", "buddy system")

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There will be an information session for students interested in applying for this year’s Linden Award for Learning Portfolio Excellence on Thursday, February 26th from 3:00-3:30 in the Campus Center’s DeMotte Room. 

For the 2014-15 competition, three finalists will receive a $$ CASH PRIZE $$, with $3,000 for the best portfolio and $1,500 for each of the two runners-up. This award has been made possible by the generosity of Jay and Judith Linden.

This year’s deadline for Linden Award applications is March 27, 2015 and three finalists will present their portfolios publicly on the evening of April 13, 2015.

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Save money and make friends by sharing a ride with Zimride! It’s free to post. 

After all, you share the same destination; why not share the same ride too?

"Consent is critical - and it's not complicated. Consent is never implied and can never be assumed. It can be revoked at any time."

In this article in SH101:

  • What does consent even mean? 
  • Learn more about the "what ifs" 
  • Alcohol, incapacitation, and consent
  • Check out the various scenarios involving consent

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Career Services is pleased to welcome IC alumnus, Scott Rothschild, from Kenmont/Kenwood Camps back to campus.  Mr. Rothschild will be hosting an information table outside of the main Career Services office (101 Muller Center) to discuss summer employment opportunities.

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Career Services is pleased to once again welcome the teams from Camp Danbee and Camp Mah-Kee-Nac back to campus to discuss summer employment opportunities with students.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that Ms. Lauren Talyor from The Around Campus Group will visit campus to conduct interviews for their Sales & Marketing Summer Internship.

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FLEFF: Habitats: Geography is Health Destiny - 42589 - HLTH 39902 - 01

The course explores the intersections of health and geography.

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What is your next step when it comes to planning your career and future? Where are you going after you graduate? What are you doing to prepare for your future?

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Please join IC Books Thru Bars this Saturday February 21 in Cayuga Lake Room (1st floor of campus center) from 11am - 1pm for our first book mailing this semester. We will read through many letters, prepare, and package the books. These books will be send to prisoners throughout New York State. It will be a great event and you will have an awesome experience. Please invite your friends as well. Thank you. 

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Information Technology Services will be hiring for the Fall 2015 semester this March. You must attend an information session to apply, so save the dates!

Information Sessions

  • Monday, March 2nd from 6:00 - 7:00 pm in Friends 304
  • Tuesday, March 3rd from 12:10 - 1:00 pm in Friends 304
  • Tuesday, March 17th from 12:10 - 1:00 pm in Friends 304
  • Wednesday, March 18th from 7:00 - 8:00 pm in Friends 304

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Your FREE Taglit Birthright Israel 10 day trip to Israel will take place on May 18-29, 2015

Don't miss out on an opportunity of a lifetime!

Registration opens on February 3 at

Follow the flowchart... which workout works for you today? 

  • Click each exercise symbol for your routine 
  • Start: Where do you want to get active? The gym or anywhere but the gym? 
  • Cardio, strength or a combination? 

Check it out using this link:


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This support group is held every Thursday from 1-2pm in the Counseling and Wellness Center (CAPS) group room located on the 2nd floor of the Hammond Health Center.  

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This personal statement and interviewing workshop is for all students preparing for professional school applications to medical, dental, optometry, veterinary, physician assistant chiropractic, etc. All students planning to interview with the Pre-Med committee this spring should attend.

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Study Abroad this Summer!

Contributed by Rachel Gould on 02/17/2015 

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Are you looking to do something exciting next summer? Consider one of Ithaca College's summer study abroad programs! During Summer 2015, we will be offering a variety of programs across the globe. Summer study abroad is a great way to expand your horizons and satisfy degree requirements without missing a full semester on campus!

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The 2015 Immersion Semester Program has begun and Ithaca College students can keep track of this year's participants thanks to GPS check-ins on the Recreation and Leadership Studies Facebook page.

Assistant professor Patrick Lewis and his group of students started a three-week backpack across Joshua Tree National Park in California on Tuesday. The trip is part of the Immersion Semester Program which offers students the opportunity to earn credit toward a minor in Outdoor Pursuits while developing leadership skills and exploring the great outdoors.

Stay posted for more photos and updates from the participants on the RLS Facebook page. For more information on the Outdoor Adventure Leadership and the Immersion Semester Program, visit its webpage here