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CMST 389, Communication, Race and Public Policy, has seats available for Fall enrollment. Following the 50th anniversary of the marches from Selma to Montgomery, President Barack Obama's Executive Action on immigration, the legal tussling over voting rights, amongst other areas, continues to inform us that race still matters. Therefore, it is the goal of this course to engage the legal and political debates involving timely and timeless issues like: Voting Rights/ Voter Identification laws; Immigration and Deportation; Official Language laws; Bilingual Education, amongst others.

Interested? Contact Dr. Donathan Brown at dlbrown@ithaca.edu    

Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on Friday, May 1 from 2pm-6pm on the Campus Center Quad. 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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During finals week, from 10:00 am – 4:30 pm each day, the Phillips Hall Post Office will be operating an additional window to speed up your book return process. Exclusive to packages with prepaid UPS or FedEx shipping labels, you can bring your shipment and skip the lines at the regular Post Office window. Just continue right around the corner and we’ll accept the following…

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Support the work of the OCE leadership team, while promoting community-based learning and civic engagement.

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Packages received prior to this date will remain available in the Circles mailroom until Sat 5/2. After that, any remaining packages will be moved to Phillips Hall for pickup during Finals Week.

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There are open seats in Microbiology for the Health Sciences in Fall 2015. See info below.

HLTH 20700 MW 4-5:15

This course provides an overview of the cell structure, genetics, biochemistry, physiology, ecology and pathology of microorganisms. The course will briefly introduce the immune system and its interactions with microbes. Finally, we will discuss clinical diagnostic testing techniques. 3 credits. 

For more information, please contact  Dr. Brossard-Stoos - kstoos@ithaca.edu

More volunteers are needed for the Pippi to Ripley Festival at IC this weekend. Early registrations for this science fiction, fantasy and comics event are high, so we folks for one hour shifts to help with kids' crafts and face painting.

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Come celebrate the end of the year at IC Kicks Back on Friday, May 1 from 2pm-6pm on the Campus Center Quad. 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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CERTAIN QUESTIONS NEVER GET OLD AND NEVER GO AWAY:

  • Why are there state governments in the first place? 
  • Are states really necessary for human thriving? 
  • Can the enormous power held by states be justified or not? 
  • What does freedom for the individual citizen mean in the shadow of such state power? 
  • What is the source of the individual citizen’s political obligation to the state and other citizens?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of a democratic form of government? 
  • What does justice require regarding the distribution of wealth between rich and poor, and why should we care?  

These questions form the core of a course in POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY being offered in Fall 2015 by the Philosophy Department (PHIL 22000, TR 2:35-3:50).

We have seats available. All interested students are welcome.

Career Services is pleased to announce that Mr. Kern Preddie from Combined Insurance will visit campus to host an informational table and provide an information session about Combined's post-graduate job opportunities.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that Mr. Devin Siva from Casella Waste Systems will visit campus to host an informational table and discuss their Operations Manager Trainee position.  This is a full-time, post-graduate job opportunity.

  • Date: Monday, April 27, 2015
  • Time: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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Want to take a class that could change your life?!! Prepare now to experience aloha!

Come and find out more Wed. April 29th 6-6:45 pm in Gannett 110                        

Hawaiian food served!!

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 Register Vehicles of Overnight and Weekend Guest Just Got Easier

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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.  What follows is a list of English ICC courses in which seats are still available, as of 12am Friday, April 24.

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Please refer to the Intercom announcements dated 4/7/2015 and 4/19/2015 to see all the pertinent information.

Founded in 1905 in Chicago, Rotary International is the oldest service club organization in the world. Students who are involved in Rotaract have a foundation and opportunity for continuing their Rotary affiliation after college by joining a Rotary club—anywhere in the world—where they would be especially welcome.

Be a gift to the world! Come Saturday and find out what Rotaract is all about!

 

 Share your musical abilities with the Circles! The Circle Apartment Assistants are putting on an event called THE CIRCLE JAM and it’s their version of the fantastic Ithaca community event known as Porch Fest.   Come and join us at this musical event featuring main stage performances, the musical stylings of your peers, lawn games, food, and tie-dye. 

 

Details:  April 25th from 12:00pm – 4:00pm throughout the Circle Apartments.  Main Stage event will be from 1:00pm-2:00pm in the Circles Center Lawn.  

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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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"Not all of us can handle the same amount of alcohol. Different body types, genes, minds, and experiences affect our tolerance."

In this article in SH101

  • Read about 5 students that talk about their relationship with alcohol and their own risk factors 
  • Learn strategies for your alcohol consumption 
  • Watch students videos ("fake out", "college scene", and "what did I do last night?") 

Check it out here: 

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

 

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The Center for Print Production will be open the extended hours of 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM the weeks of April 27 - May 1 and May 4 - 8, to help with your end of the semester needs.

Submit your printing needs through our new WebCRD portal.  Choose your paper, finishing, color, and pricing options.   Go to typeset.ithaca.edu for instructions and to send your pdf for printing.

 

 The Ithacan is looking for a Sales Manager for the 2015–16 academic year. The Sales Manager is responsible for overseeing the paper’s $100,000+ advertising operation. Compensation is 4 percent of local and on-campus sales revenue.

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