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John Mullineaux, ‘71
Director, Central American Relief Efforts (CARE)

Come and learn about humanitarian efforts on healthcare and education-based projects in southern Honduras.

September 23, 12:10 p.m., CNS 115

Food will be provided.

CARE provides medical assistance to rural communities in southwest Honduras.  This assistance is provided primarily by trips undertaken by college students mostly in January or during Spring Break.  These students assist local doctors we contact with for the duration of the trip.  

Everyone is welcome to attend!

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 TAGLIT-BIRTHRIGHT ISRAEL, REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW!

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Our plane is scheduled to leave from JFK on January 4, 2015. The trip is 10 days, which leaves you time to extend and stay in Israel or Europe while you are already there, and come back in time for the Spring Semester!

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 Are you looking for something exciting and meaningful to do over fall break?

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How to transition into a victorious school year...

  • Meet someone new
  • Take breaks
  • Reach out
  • Rule the year

Get more transition tips for the school year from a student and a counselor in the article, "Smart Start"!

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Students from the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance will have the chance learn more about the ICNYC program this week. 

Associate Dean Margaret Arnold will host an ICNYC informational session Thursday, September 18 at 12:10 p.m. in Hill Center G-75. During the meeting, Arnold will give an overview of the program, discuss opportunities for students in different programs, and answer questions about enrollment for the upcoming semester.

For more information or to apply to study in New York City, visit the ICNYC website or contact Margaret Arnold.

Have you ever had a question about race but were unsure about how to ask? How is racism recognized? How do you experience racism? How do you think racism has affected your life and the lives of others? How do you cope with the effects? Who do you believe needs to assume responsibility for eliminating racism?

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Please join the A.G.E.S. and the Gerontology Institute Team for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on September 28, 2014 at Cass Park here in Ithaca, NY.

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Date: Wednesday, September 17

 

Time: 7:00-9:00 PM

Location: Textor Hall Auditorium, Room 102, Ithaca College

Cost: FREE

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The 13th annual Cross Cultural Leadership Retreat (CCLR) for Ithaca College students will be held on October 31 to November 2, 2014. This two and a half day retreat presents the opportunity to explore various aspects of diversity and their relationship to leadership. During the retreat, the entire group will participate in a series of educational sessions and discuss issues as a large group. There will also be an opportunity to connect in smaller, informal groups.

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The Wild Rockies Field Institute (WRFI) offers extraordinary experiences for students wanting an educational adventure. WRFI courses, which can be taken for college credit through the University of Montana, explore the cultural, political and natural histories of some of North America’s most interesting and beautiful landscapes. WRFI courses integrate traditional academics with field studies, service projects, and meetings with government officials and community members to encourage creative and critical thinking, thoughtful dialog, and exploration of diverse perspectives. The courses help students develop a personal land ethic and a powerful sense of place, as well.

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 If so, consider joining the Finger Lakes Pipes and Drums.

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Are you interested in singing or musical theater? The first-year Cabaret is a fully-staged musical parody starring first-year students.  Actors, singers, writers, directors, accompanists needed!

 

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"Meeting someone at college who doesn't own a smartphone is rare." 

  • How do you know if your smartphone is getting in the way? 
  • Who's most at risk?
  • Too anxious too switch it off?
  • What is the phone stacking game?

You can find answers to these questions in October's Issue of Student Health 101 by clicking the link below:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

Enjoy!

 

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Sound Wealth Financial Group is seeking applicants for a Financial Representative position. They are a general agency of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, which is one of the largest mutual life insurance companies in the U.S.

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City Year is an education-focused nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service to keep students in school and on track to graduation. At City Year's 25 urban locations across the United States and two international affiliates, teams of trained young people called corps members serve full-time in schools for the academic year as tutors, mentors and role models. By focusing on attendance, behavior and course performance, which identify students who are at risk of dropping out, corps members are uniquely able to help students and schools succeed.

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Peace Action New York State uses lobbying and direct political action to promote the non-violent resolution of conflict, the abolition of nuclear weapons, halting the global spread of conventional arms, building a human rights culture and supporting human needs instead of militarism.  Learn more about this organization and its Student Organizer Internships during their info session.

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All workshops will be held in Clark Lounge in Campus Center.

  • Do you need help budgeting your time?
  • Unsure how you will get through all your reading assignments?
  • Stressing out about your first exam?

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 Single Stream recycling means you can put all the recycling together in one bin, as long as that bin isn’t the trash bin. You can mix the recycling together in the bin in your room and then take it outside and place it in the Blue or Green bins with the “R” on them. 

 

Recycling is the simplest thing you can do to safe guard our life-support systems.  It also helps the College keep costs down by saving money; we have to pay to dump the trash but, we get paid for recycling.

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Service Saturday is almost full and you don't wanna miss it!

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Join us this Friday, September 12th from 4-6pm on the Campus Center Quad for the SENIOR CLASS BBQ! There will be free food, games, and music curtesy of Latimer. Even more exciting, Senior Cards will be on sale at a discounted price of $30 - that's $5 off their normal rate throughout the year! 

 

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