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The Ithaca College Department of Athletics is now accepting applications from IC students who wish to obtain academic credits and work within athletics. All internship opportunities are three to six credits (180-360 hours) and will entail evening and/or weekend hours.

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Building Palliative Care in Upstate New York: Practice, Policy, and Innovation

Wednesday, April 5
8:30am - 3:00pm
Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall
Ithaca College 

Palliative care means enhanced healthcare for people with serious illness, at any stage and any age. Palliative care is taking root here in rural upstate New York and it looks different than in urban areas. This conference explores how we do palliative care and where we are headed - in practice, policy, and innovation. 

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The Ithaca College Department of Athletics is now accepting applications from IC students who wish to obtain academic credits and work within athletics. All internship opportunities are three to six credits (180-360 hours) and will entail evening and/or weekend hours.

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ICIC 10000 Integration: Connecting the Disciplines

 

Course Description: How will we meet the complex challenges of the 21st century? We will need to find ways to combine insights and ideas from many fields of study and to use them creatively. Concepts and tools from systems science and design can help us do this. They are introduced through a series of engaging learning activities. Pass/Fail. 1 credit. No prerequisites. LA.

 

Four sections available in Fall 2017:

Section 1

September 8-10

Instructors: Jake Brenner and Amy Frith

CRN 23088

 

Section 2

September 22-24

Instructors: Nancy Jacobson and Jacqueline Winslow

CRN 23089

 

Section 3

October 27-29

Instructors: Howard Kalman and Dara Engler

CRN 23090

 

Section 4

December 1-3

Instructors: Julia Lapp and Rebecca Plante

CRN 23811

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Do you find that it is hard to budget your money?  Are you overwhelmed by promises of “easy money” and credit card offers that arrive in your mailbox?  Wondering what are smart choices for paying for college?  Help is on the way!

 

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Honors students, head over to Dylan Schoch's office in Muller Center (old Honors lounge location) at 12:00pm on Monday, March 27th in order to reserve your tickets for the Honors trip to NYC!

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 Bring your friends to have a good time and learn to swing dance with members of the IC Swing Dance club from 7:30-10pm in Emerson Suites! Live jazz music will be provided courtesy of IC musicians.

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 Interested in debates about Obamacare, TrumpCare, and RyanCare? You should be. Or the health inequalities in life expectancy, treatment and prevention efforts? 

Learn about these issues and much more in the May Session course, CRITICAL HEALTH ISSUES. More info below.

Critical Health Issues, HLTH 20500 is a 3 credit online May Session Course offered during the May 2017.  ICC Attribute: Diversity. Social Science. Self and Society. ICC Theme: World of Systems.

Health: the state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.  And so much more.  Health is: nurses, doctors, and hospitals. And so much more...neighborhoods, food, income, education, race, and so much more.  Join this class to discuss these issues and more in the context of health.

 

Please contact Stewart Auyash at auyash@ithaca.edu for more information.

 

Volunteers are needed for ITHACON, our local comic book/kids' expo held on Saturday, March 25 and Sunday, March 26 in the Emerson Suites and Williams Hall.  This event offers a great opportunity for doing community service and working with kids without leaving campus.

Special Guests: Fantasy author Tamora Pierce and Jim Shooter, former Marvel Editor in Chief. For more details see comicbookclub.org/Ithacon.html

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1-credit Mini Course: GCOM 29259 - 01
The Brand Called You
Orly Zeewy, Brand Architect
March 24-March 26
CRN: 43814

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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 any theme for a Humanities or Social Sciences perspective (starting block 2 Fall 2016; courses taken prior to that count in the World of Systems or III theme)

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Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Check out "What's Happening," the weekly calendar that highlights free upcoming events.

Join the Academic Advising Center for one of our ICC Portfolio Working Sessions.  Drop-in anytime between 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday 3/22, Thursday 3/23 or Thursday 3/30 at the Academic Advising Center.  Bring your laptop! 

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Critical Health Issues, HLTH 20500 is a 3 credit online Summer Course offered during the May 2017 session.  ICC Attribute: Diversity. Social Science. Self and Society. ICC Theme: World of Systems.

Do you have health insurance? Should everyone? What are the current conflicts about health care in the US today?  

 Health: the state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.  And so much more.  Health is: nurses, doctors, and hospitals. And so much more...neighborhoods, food, income, education, race, and so much more.  Join this class to discuss these issues and more in the context of health.

Please contact Stewart Auyash at auyash@ithaca.edu for more information.

 The fourth annual Israel Film Festival (IFF) at Ithaca College will be held on March 25, 29 and 30 and will feature three documentaries illustrating stories from life in Israel and beyond.

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Have you always wanted to travel to Japan? Ithaca College's exchange partner Akita International University (AIU) offers semester, full year, and short-term study abroad opportunities in English!  There will be an info session this Tuesday, March 21, 12:10-1:00, in Friends 205 with an AIU representative who will be visiting campus.  Come learn more about this amazing opportunity!

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On Monday, March 20th Digital Instruction and Information Services will be moving the fixIT Shop from Friends 110 to Job 104, adjacent to the Service Desk. This move will improve our service to the campus community by centralizing our services with the Service Desk to provide one location for all information technology support needs.

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Volunteers are needed for ITHACON, our local comic book/kids' expo held on Saturday, March 25 and Sunday, March 26 in the Emerson Suites and Williams Hall.  This event offers a great opportunity for doing community service and working with kids without leaving campus.  First 100 volunteers get an ITHACON minion T-shirt.

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Over 50 new Student Leadership Institute Workshops are now available!  Sign up here: https://orgsync.com/36595/events?view=upcoming

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 Contributed on behalf of Interim AVP/CIO, David Weil for Digital Instruction and Information Services

On Thursday, March 23, Ithaca College will be hosting the 27th Annual Ed Tech Day from 9 AM until 3:00 PM throughout the Campus Center as well as Emerson Suites.

The event includes over 50 national and regional technology vendors, vendor seminars, a college showcase and a Teaching and Learning with Technology Symposium.

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