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Volunteer Appreciation Day is finally here on November 8!

Enjoy the November Service Saturday with a complementary breakfast, gift card raffle, and some great volunteering opportunities. It’s going to be a blast!

Students can choose to volunteer with one of three different sites:

  • Family Reading Partnership's Kids Books Festival
  • Tompkins County Public Library
  • South Hill Elementary School

Volunteer Appreciation Day only comes once a semester so make sure to sign up. Service Saturdays is your chance to make a difference the fun and easy way!

For more information on this event, and to SIGN UP, click HERE!

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November has arrived and so has the latest issue of Student Health 101!

 

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The Harvest Moon Dance is an annual intergenerational event where local seniors meet and interact with members of the Ithaca College Community. 

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Want to study next semester in Nicaragua and Costa Rica?  This IC-affiliated program will introduce you to renewable energy technologies, ecostourism, turtle conservation and forest management - all through the lens of sustainability.

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Our partners at Zimride by Enterprise are giving away an iPad Mini, FitBit Zip and Amazon gift cards!  Post a ride in November and be automatically entered to win. 

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Are you BOLD?

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Come find out!

When: Tuesday, November 18

Where: Williams 225

Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

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Back by popular demand- Chair Massage for Students - Thursday, November 6th!

The Center for Health Promotion has partnered with A Massage Station of Ithaca to bring chair massages to IC students.

Sign up HERE!

Thursday, November 6, 2014

NOON - 5PM

CENTER FOR HEALTH PROMOTION, LOWER LEVEL, HAMMOND HEALTH CTR

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

Sign up for 10, 20 or 30 minutes of massage through Massage Station's Sign Up Genius

Need more information? Contact Nancy Reynolds, Program Director, Center for Health Promotion, at nreynolds@ithaca.edu.

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This is a three-credit elective open to students in all majors in the spring semester.

 

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Is giving a speech not your bread and butter? Come join the Ithaca College chapter of Toastmasters.  At Toastmasters, we will help you learn the skills that can help you give a speech like a piece of cake (or Toast). 

We have a new meeting time, every other Wednesday and the first Monday of every month.  Our first Monday meeting is November 3 at 6 PM in the DeMott Conference Room. We invite faculty, staff, and students to join us!

To find out more, join us as a guest. Our next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 5 at 2PM in the Cayuga Lake Room.

For more information about the IC chapter of Toastmasters, visit Ithaca College Toastmasters.

 

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Is giving a speech not your bread and butter? Come join the Ithaca College chapter of Toastmasters.  At Toastmasters, we will help you learn the skills that can help you give a speech like a piece of cake (or Toast). 

We have a new meeting time, every other Wednesday and the first Monday of every month.  Our first Monday meeting is November 3 at 6 PM in the DeMott Conference Room. We invite faculty, staff, and students to join us!

To find out more, join us as a guest. Our next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 5 at 2PM in the Cayuga Lake Room.

For more information about the IC chapter of Toastmasters, visit Ithaca College Toastmasters.

 

 

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This serves as a reminder to students that the deadline to declare Sport Studies (B.A.) or Recreation Management as a major is December 31, 2014. Students will not be able to declare these majors after this date.  Students interested in the Sport Studies minor are reminded that this program will continue uninterrupted. However, the acceptance into the minor program is determined by space availability.

Those students who are considering declaring Sports Studies as their major or minor should contact Professor Mosher at smosher@ithaca.edu, 274-3162, or stop by his office at G-39 Hill Center. Students who are considering Recreation Management as a major should contact Dr. Janice Elich Monroe, Chair of Recreation and Leisure Studies, at jmonroe@ithaca.edu or call 274-3172.

Road Trips to the Real World registration is now open!  Register soon to visit companies and nonprofit organizations this January in locations throughout the Northeast. You'll have the chance to talk with interns and staff members, tour locations and learn about career opportunities.  With organizations representing a mix of industries, this program is a great way for you to make the most of your time during winter break! 

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 Interested in becoming a tour guide?  Stop by the Office of Admission to pick up your application and full job description today!

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Tutoring Services Tutors are currently  voting on new tutoring regulations beginning Spring 2015

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If you want to learn more about yourself, your community, or social justice, you should attend one of the SLI sessions led by the Diversity Peer Educators in Block II!

In these interactive workshops, you will have the opportunity to learn about various topics related to diversity, social justice, and identity. Please sign-up for these workshops in the Student Leadership Institute Portal on OrgSync at least 48 hours in advance. 

The workshops being offered for Block II are:  

-Microaggressions on Thursday, November 4 from 12:10-1:00 PM (Ithaca Falls Room) and Wednesday, November 12 form 7:00-8:00 PM (Taughannock Falls Room)

-Truth Trivia on Thursday, November 13 from 12:10-1:00 PM (Ithaca Falls Room)

-Bursting the Bubble on Tuesday, November 18 from 12:10-1:00 PM (Ithaca Falls Room)

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It’s Service Saturday’s Volunteer Appreciation Day on November 8!

Sign up for this month’s Service Saturday and enjoy a free breakfast, gift cards, and an opportunity to get out in the Ithaca Community to volunteer. Get ready to have some fun!

Students can participate at one of these 3 sites:

  • Family Reading Partnership's Kids Books Festival
  • Tompkins County Public Library
  • South Hill Elementary School

Volunteer Appreciation Day only comes once a semester so make sure to sign up. Service Saturdays is your chance to make a difference the fun and easy way!

For more information on this event, and to SIGN UP, click HERE

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November is right around the corner! That means the new issue of Student Health 101 will be available for your viewing real soon.  

Be sure to check out October's issue before it enters the archives!

Some of the articles include:

  • ALL-in-ONE workouts: How to build strength, stamina, and flexibility anywhere 
  • The Job Prob: Forecasting your future in the job market 
  • Battle of the Bars: Is your nutrition bar all health or all hype? 
  • and many more!

Check it out at: 

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

 

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Find a time to come and learn about the process to start and finish through medical school.

Drs. Danielle Federico Turner (Biology ’05) & Sarah Legg Wistreich (Biology ’05)

will be able to meet with student 2 times:

Thursday, November 6, 12:10 pm, CNS 115, Food is provided.

  • Getting into – and surviving – medical school

AND

Friday, November 7, 4:00, CNS 115

  • Allopathic versus Osteopathic Medicine

                                                                  

Everyone is welcome to attend!

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The Circle Apartment Mail Room will be staffed for package pick up from 11AM - 2PM on Saturdays when school is in session beginning November 1.