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Summer Lifeguarding

Contributed by Mike Ariel on 04/20/2015 

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Summer 2015 Lifeguarding Positions  

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Personal Essay

WRTG 20500-01 / CRN10098 (May 26-June 26)

This course engages you in writing essays based on analysis of your experiences, ideas, and feelings. Emphasis is placed on narrative, descriptive, and organizational techniques, as well as development of style. Readings are intended to deepen your understanding of your own life and provide models for creative interpretations of your own experiences.

Are you a music or music education major who would like to help children affected by war and trauma? Seven- and nine-year old children would benefit from your help. Two of the children are already taking music lessons and have some background. If you have a car and could go to their house (a few miles from IC near Cayuga Medical Center) two or three times a week for an hour or so each, we would be most grateful.

Contact retired IC math professor Dani (pronounced like Donny) Novak, danovak@gmail.com; 607-257-2749 if you'd like to help these deliightful children.

 

David Graham is a photographer living in three worlds.  He photographs `with an eye open and an appreciation of the unlikely and uncanny.'  "He sees funny".

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* short courses on systems thinking, synthesizing expertise, creativity, and character

* active hands-on learning; no lectures

* lots of fun

* the courses will help you make connections among what you are studying in different courses inside and outside your majors

* this can make learning more lasting and more useful in meeting complex real-world challenges

* courses are one credit and are graded pass/fail

* taking any three of the four mini-courses will count as an ICC elective in the World of Systems or the Inquiry, Imagination and Innovation theme with a Humanities or Social Sciences perspective

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How to find FALL 2015 Salsa and Ballroom Classes to Pre-Register in Schedulizer & Homerconnect - It's not obvious, oh that it were!

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Pride Prom for LGBTQA Students

Contributed by Luca Maurer on 04/19/2015 

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 LGBTQA Pride Prom, Clark Lounge, Campus Center, 7-9 pm on Saturday April 25. Music, food, fun, and a photographer to record your Prom memories!  DJ'd by DJ Fuzzy Bear
Sponsored by Prism and the LGBT Center
Open to all IC students.

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Need an ICC Course?

Contributed by Dan Breen on 04/19/2015 

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The Department of English is offering several ICC courses in the fall 0f 2015.  These include ICC Themes courses (all within the HU perspective), Diversity Courses, and Writing Intensive courses.  Follow the department on Twitter (@ICEnglishDept) for real-time updates on seat availability, and see the department's webpage for full course descriptions.

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Please refer to the Intercom announcement dated 4/7/2015 for all the information about the Rotaract organizational meeting. Come meet your campus staff advisor, your sponsoring Rotary Club advisor, and possibly a couple members of the Cornell Rotaract Club.

http://www.ithaca.edu/intercom/article.php?story=20150407164501242&query=rotaract

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Seniors, don’t forget

Contributed by Alyssa Cooper on 04/19/2015 

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Have you made your senior class gift? The deadline is May 1.

And we need your support.

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Come work for us next Fall semester and learn just how all your mail and packages are received, processed and ready for you to pick up the same day! 

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Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on Friday, May 1 from 2pm-6pm in the A&E Center! Challenge your friends on an inflatable Rock Climbing Wall and on the inflatable Gladiator Joust. Be sure to capture the moment with the Photo booth or try out the new interactive photo booth App Me, all provided by NY Party Works.

In addition to the fun activities, you will be able to enjoy special treats provided by Student Activities Board (SAB) and BBQ foods provided by Dining Services.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that Mr. Travis Newton from LeMoyne College will visit campus to host an informational table and provide an information session about LeMoyne's new Masters in Arts Administration degree.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that Ms. Amanda MacLachlan from New York Life will visit campus to serve as an employer-in-residence for students interested in learning more about careers in finance.

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Career Services is pleased to welcome Madelyn Saylor from Aureus Medical Group to campus on April 23.  Ms. Saylor will be hosting a lunch and learn session to discuss working in the field of Rehabilitation Therapy and what Aureus does to support graduates interested in that career path.

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Come enjoy some coffee and treats with IC Women of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) on Monday April, 27 at 7:30 PM in the Campus Center Taughannock Falls Meeting Room! Dr. Sharon Stephenson, nuclear physicist and chairperson of the physics department at Gettysburg College, will give a 15-20 minute presentation on the subject of underrepresentation of women in STEM, followed by a Q&A with Dr. Stephenson and STEM faculty from Ithaca College regarding underrepresentation in the sciences and personal experiences.

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The submission deadline for this year's Michael Clark Essay Contest has been extended to Wednesday, April 22.  The contest awards a prize of $200 to an outstanding undergraduate essay on Renaissance literature.

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 Register Vehicles of Overnight and Weekend Guest Just Got Easier

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ICIC 12000-03 Insight: Combining Expertise

Topic Finding Joy

Mondays & Wednesdays 4-5:15, Aug. 26 – Sept. 30

Gordon Rowland & Karl Paulnack

CRN 23781

What is joy? Where do we find it? How do we get it? What life practices build joyous lives?

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"In honor of National Healthcare Decisions Day (April 16th), learn what to look for in a health website, and how to recognize red flags."

In this article in SH101:  

  • Learn ways to sort the best from the bogus (online health info)
  • Discover how to check if info is evidence-based 
  • Browse through a list of reliable health websites 

Here's the link: 

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

 

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