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If you like water in any way, shape or form, here is a class for you. Enter the world of this essential element as we explore questions such as: What is your water footprint? Why is water considered 'Blue Gold'? Why is water important in many religious rituals? We will use perspectives from the arts, humanities and sciences, with a focus on the global politics of water and sustainability and its media representations. Internet readings, videos, guest lecturers and discussions link students with national and international experts. You can do this course any time of the day online from anywhere with high-speed internet access.

May Session Online May 13 - 23   3 cr.

On HomerConnect    GCOM 20100-01  CRN 10155

Theme: Quest for Sustainability + Power & Justice/Humanities Perspective

LA HU SS   GE 1: Self & Society, GE g: Global Perspective, Humanities, Liberal Arts, Social Sciences

If you have any questions, feel free to email Mara Alper at


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Join us on Saturday, April 19 for Volunteer Appreciation Day as a great way to spring into action with Service Saturdays! There will be free breakfast, prizes, and great sites available!

Today, April 16, is the day; it is the last day to sign up for Service Saturday on April 19! Don’t forget there will be free breakfast and prizes available for all volunteers!

Sign up now and get the opportunity to volunteer for one of these wonderful community organizations: the YMCA, the Sciencecenter, or the Tough Turtle Obstacle Course!

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If you have a passion for fishing, and you want to get connect with other people who share your passion, or maybe just learn more about the sport, then NOW is the time to come to an  Ithaca Angling Club meeting. 

There are numerous places to fish around Ithaca, and this club is meant to help share information and resources among students, staff, and faculty who enjoy fishing, no matter the skill level!

THe club's first meeting will be on April 16 at 7pm in Six Mile Creek Room. The group will discuss resources for students interested in going fishing, as well as some of the public fishing waters in the area.

 To find out more about the club, please contact or for more information.


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The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies is accepting applications for the Outdoor Adventure Leadership Immersion Semester Program (OAL ISP) for Spring 2015.

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Since not all student organizations are able to have personal representation at orientation, advertising opportunities will be focused on passive education programs in which all organizations may participate.  

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SIT (The School for International Training) is one of Ithaca College's affiliated study abroad program providers.  They offer unique, field-based programs all around the world, focusing on important global issues such as social change, migration, human rights, and environmental policy. 

A representative from SIT will be in the Office of International Programs (214-2 Center for Health Sciences) on Wednesday, April 16, from 1:30-3:30 to answer student questions on a drop-in basis. If you're interested in learning more about SIT's programs, stop by to chat with the representative this Wednesday!

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Share your experience and knowledge! 

We are searching for rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors who would be interested in serving as a Peer Leader in an Ithaca College Seminar for the Fall of 2014. The Ithaca Seminar is a key element of the Integrative Core Curriculum and we believe having Peer Leaders in the classroom will be a terrific way to help students transition to Ithaca College!  

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The Studio at Ithaca College is now accepting applications for student executive staff for academic year 2014-2015.  All interested Ithaca College students are encouraged to apply.  

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 Attention all  students!! Got Golf ? Check this out.

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There are only two days left to sign-up for Service Saturday and our Volunteer Appreciation Day on April 19! Help us spring into action at the YMCA, the Sciencecenter, or the Tough Turtle Obstacle Course! All volunteers who sign up for April 19’s Service Saturday will receive free breakfast, the chance to win prizes!

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To apply, go to by WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16th at 5pm.  

If you have great grades, feel confident in your ability to help others learn, and you want to be part of a great learning community, apply today!  


If you have questions call us at 607-274-3381 or email us at  



Come celebrate our new name, meet faculty and other students, learn about fall courses, mingle, and eat pizza!   April 15th, 4:30-6:00, Williams 221.   

Rehab Resources is a growing company seeking individuals dedicated to making a difference in the lives of children and/or adults.  You could work with children in their home or childcare setting, or work with adults in acute, long term care/short term rehab, outpatient or skilled nursing settings.  Rehab Resources has over 100 therapists in 13 facilities throughout Central and Northern New York--with opportunities from St. Lawrence County to Norwich and everywhere in between.

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The twelfth annual Rainbow Reception will be held on Friday, April 25. The Rainbow Reception is a celebration of Ithaca College's graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allied seniors and graduate students. Reservations are required. Please visit to register.

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Service Saturday sign ups for April 19 are open NOW! We are showing our appreciation to our volunteers at this event with free breakfast, giveaways and great sites! What better way to spring into action than volunteering? Join us for our last Service Saturday of the year by signing up at the link below!

Volunteers can meet in Park 223 Media Room between 9am  - 12pm for a free volunteer recognition breakfast!

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Class of 2017, grab your friends and come celebrate at the “First-Year Friday” event TODAY, APRIL 11, 2014 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm on the Campus Center Quad (between the Campus Center and the Fitness Center)

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Submitted on behalf of Julia Herman '14, CHP Intern.

In this month's IC Student Health 101...

Stress Effects

  • Understanding your body’s reaction to tension

What's Your Hidden Talent?

Beyond the Books

  • Discover all your library has to offer

Find out more - and enter the April drawing $2,500 - in IC Student Health 101


Have a healthy weekend!!

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This is a reminder that if you are registered with Student Disability Services and have an accommodation plan for the Spring semester, you should sign up for all final exams that you plan to take with the office as soon as possible.

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Join us at the tc Lounge for a Student Reception from 8pm – 11pm on Thursday, April 24th. tc Lounge will feature music by the Ithaca College Jazz Club and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase.  Enjoy Trivia? Engage or be entertained by a game of Ithaca College trivia and test your knowledge of Ithaca College!

Come by and enjoy the view at the top of Towers! tc Lounge on the 14th Floor, E. Towers. All students are welcome! tc Lounge will remain open to the public during this special event - normal service and operating hours apply. tc Lounge is open Sunday – Thursday from 8pm to 12midnight.

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Intramural Battleship Tournament, Sunday, April 13th! This is nothing like the board game! Get 4 friends and get ready to sink a battleship in the pool.


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