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There are still many programs left in the Student Leadership Institute this semester. Attend 6 in the same track to receive a certificate. 

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This month's Service Saturday Event will be held on April 16th. Since it's our last Service Saturday of the year, join us for Volunteer appreciation day! All participants will get FREE breakfast and a FREE t-shirt! Hot breakfast will be served in the Pub at 9am on the 16th.

We will be visiting sites including the Youth Farm Project, South Hill (Spring Clean Up), the Tompkins County Library, and the Brooktondale Community Center. Come out for a great day of giving back to the IC Community! 

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ICIC 13000 Creativity: Transforming Insights into Ideas

Where do great ideas come from? Can we become better at generating them? A series of significant challenges are posed, and a rich variety of creativity techniques and principles are introduced to meet them. Creativity skills that will apply in many contexts are developed. Pass/Fail. 1 credit. No prerequisites. LA.

 

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LGBTQA+ Pride Prom, Clark Lounge, Campus Center, 7-9 pm on Saturday April 16. Music, food, fun, and a photographer to record your Prom memories!  DJ'd by DJ Beatnik.

Sponsored by Prism and the LGBT Center
Open to all IC students.

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Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Luca Maurer at lmaurer@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-7394. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Please join Aging Studies Alumni and Faculty for a panel discussion on Careers in Aging.

Thursday, April 14
4:30-5:30 PM
Hill Center Room G10

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We need volunteers for a variety of craft-related events involving children on Sunday, April 17 between 10am and 1pm in the Campus Center.

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Are you interested in studying abroad in New Zealand? Come learn more about one of our affiliated options at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand, this Thursday, April 14, from 12:10-1:00 in Textor 103.  Pizza will be provided!

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Submitted on behalf of Tanya R. Saunders, Assistant Provost for International Programs and Extended Studies.

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If you will be studying abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2016 on ANY affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program (NOT the London Center), you must attend one or two study abroad orientations, as well as meet with an adviser in the Office of International Programs (OIP) to go over required Ithaca College paperwork.

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Before a week of finals, we think that free food, live music, inflatables, and games are the best way to celebrate the end of the year. But we need your help to make it happen!

IC Kicks Back will be closing out the year and kicking off the summer on Friday, May 6th from 2pm-6pm! Volunteers will be needed throughout that Friday afternoon to help with:

·       Checking ID’s

·       Managing the inflatables and other activities

·       Photography

All Volunteers will get a FREE IC Kicks Back Shirt!

If you would be interested in volunteering, please fill out this survey by May 1st.
If you have any questions, contact Theresa Radley at tradley@ithaca.edu

 

 Hillendale Golf Course is offering student memberships!

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It makes up 60% of your body. You can’t survive without it. Water is considered “blue gold,” but it’s much more valuable than gold. In this lively class, you learn about your water footprint, water in your body, in your hometown and on the planet. We examine water from personal, social/political and creative views in this unique online class with conversations, films, readings and guest experts from around the world to answer your individual questions.


Fulfills ICC Humanities Quest for Sustainability + Power and Justice + Gen Ed. Requirements.


Can be done from anywhere with high-speed online access. 


Register now on Homer: GCOM 20100    (General Communications) 3 credits  Online Course May 16 – May 27, 2016
 If you’d like more info, ask Mara at malper@ithaca.edu

This month's Service Saturday Event will be held on April 16th. Since it's our last Service Saturday of the year, join us for Volunteer appreciation day! All participants will get FREE breakfast and a FREE t-shirt! Hot breakfast will be served in the Pub at 9am on the 16th.

 

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ICIC 12000-03 Insight: Combining Expertise

Topic – Mindfulness

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4-5:15, Oct. 18 – Nov. 17

Instructors: Hormoz Movassaghi & Jason Hamilton

CRN 24016

Description: Deeply rooted in Eastern philosophy of Buddhism, mindfulness, or total focus on one's mind, actions, and present moment has received widespread attention in recent years for its positive results and potentials across a wide spectrum of fields from neurosciences and psychology, to athletic performance and chronic pain management, to leadership and creativity, among others.

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How to find FALL 2016 Swing, Salsa, and Ballroom Classes to Pre-Register in Schedulizer & Homerconnect - It's not obvious!

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The Department of English is very pleased to announce the third annual Michael Clark Essay Contest, which will recognize one outstanding undergraduate essay in Renaissance literature.  The prize given to the author will be $200.  The deadline for submissions will be Monday, April 25, and the winner will be announced at the Sigma Tau Delta end-of-the-year reception.

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Are you interested in studying abroad? Come learn more about some of the newest study abroad options during these upcoming info sessions.  Representatives from three of our partner organizations (CEA Study Abroad, the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, and the University of Sydney in Australia) will be on campus this week and next to share information about their program options. 

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If you will be studying abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2016 on ANY affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program (NOT the London Center), you must attend one or two study abroad orientations, as well as meet with an adviser in the Office of International Programs (OIP) to go over required Ithaca College paperwork.

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#mindyourmind in this month's issue of Student Health 101. Check it out here:

http://readsh101.com/0416/00/ithaca.html

Additional articles in the April issue include:

  • Fitness for Focus: How to Power Up Your Brain
  • Let's Talk About Sex: How to Get What You Both Want
  • Is it the Alcohol, or is it Partly in Your Head?
  • Disability: How To Work with your School to Get What You Need
  • Best Friends for Never? How I Handled My Frenemy

 

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 If you're a student interested in minoring in Women's and Gender Studies, come meet other WGST minors and faculty who teach in the program, at our spring Social Hour on April 12th, 5:30-6:30, in Williams Hall 211.   

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