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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 the World of Systems or the Inquiry, Imagination and Innovation theme with a Humanities or Social Sciences perspective

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Interested in Jr. Research in Biology during Spring 2017?

  • Get your signed form in by 1:00 pm on Oct. 28.

See the link above for details.

Interested in 200- or 400-level research?

  • Talk to your potential research advisor directly, but it is not mandatory nor are signatures required.

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IC’s Food For Thought will be hosting its 10th Annual Walk for Plumpy’Nut on Sunday, October 23rd from 12:00pm – 2:00pm in Cass Park! Food For Thought is an organization dedicated to serving children around the world who are denied access adequate food and proper nutrition. All proceeds from the walk will go towards providing malnourished children in Ethiopia with Plumpy’Nut, a therapeutic, nutrient rich peanut paste. The Walk for Plumpy’Nut will feature a tie-dye station, free snacks, music and entertainment, and raffles for great prizes! Food For Thought will be selling tickets in campus center from Monday, October 17th, until Thursday, October 20th. Tickets are $10, or $7 for a group of 5 or more. Don’t miss out on your chance to get involved in this great cause! Solving world hunger is just a walk in the park!

For more information about Food For Thought or the Walk for Plumpy’Nut, check out their event on Facebook!

 

 

Why should you become a Participant-Leader for Alternative Spring Break? Because you’ll get to…

  • Learn and exercise new leadership skills
  • Travel during spring break
  • Receive a significantly reduced fee for participation (Participant-Leaders only pay a one-time $50 deposit for the trip)
  • Hear how this experience impacts IC students

Learn more about becoming a participant-leader at one of the following info sessions

  • October 25 or 27, 12:10pm, Ithaca Falls Room
  • November 1, 12:10pm, Ithaca Falls Room

Application opens Monday, October 24, at 9:00am

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 Clarkson University will be tabling outside of Career Services today, 10/19, to answer your questions about graduate school.

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The Harvest Moon Dance is an annual intergenerational event where local elders meet and interact with members of the Ithaca College Community.

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Looking for something to do? Check out this week's Weekend Happenings!  

Is your office, department, or organization interested in tabling at the Residence Hall Association's annual SexFest Event on November 15th? 

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Have coffee with Vincent DeTuri, the ICC Director!

This semester we are holding a series of focus groups/listening sessions with students from each ICC theme. The fourth of these sessions are for students in the Power & Justice theme with additional themes later in the semester. This is an opportunity to share feedback about your theme and the integration of your theme across your perspectives courses and within your major.* Come share your classroom experiences to start a conversation!

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You are invited to attend an important lunch on Monday, October 24th at 11:30 am in the Emerson Suites to welcome to campus 15 FLEFF Diversity Scholars and to launch the second annual FLEFF Faculty Research Forums. Only a limited number of seats are available on a first come basis for those who contact Professor Schlesinger at warren@ithaca.edu.  

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Career Services is pleased to announce that representatives from the Warner Music Group will visit campus on Friday, October 21, 2016 from 9:30AM - 12:00PM.  During their visit they will host an informational table at Career Services and also meet individually with students interested in learning more about their opportunities. 

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Photographic Projects in Italy, Summer 2017

Informational meeting with Prof. Muellner and program alumni

Tuesday, October 25th, 12:10pm in Park 279

 

Photographic Currents: CPMA 20500 (3 credits)

With Professor Nicholas Muellner

May 25th to June 15th, 2017

This program provides students with an opportunity to continue their study of photography and historical and contemporary art, working in the incomparably rich cultural settings of Rome, Italy.  Program includes a trip to the Venice Biennale – the largest and most important international contemporary art exposition in the world.

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M&T Bank will be holding an information session on Wednesday, October 19th at 6:00 PM in the Career Resource Center (101 Muller). Register to attend through Handshake: https://ithaca.joinhandshake.com/events/30425

 

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This winter break earn 3 credits towards ICC general education requirements! Sign up now for this thought-provoking and applicable course in cultural anthropology (ANTH 104000) this Winter 2017 session! It's a ten-day ONLINE class from January 9-20, 2017 that  connects you and your major to the current global era. Sign up for this active and engaging course that you can take from the comforts of wherever you are!

Contact Dr. Sue-Je Gage at sgage@ithaca.edu for more information or go to http://www.ithaca.edu/winter/wintercalendar/winter17/

Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is hiring for the spring 2017! We have over 90 students on our team working in 11 different areas. If you love working with people and have an interest in technology, there's a position here for you! No experience necessary.

Come to the last information session to learn more and to apply!

  • Wednesday, October 19th from 7:00-8:00pm in Friends 309

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Please join Professors Sarah Grunberg and Derek Adams on Thursday, 10/20 at 7pm in Friends 309 for an information session on an exciting new course they are co-facilitating in the upcoming spring semester. 

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Do you love sports and media? Would you like a career in reporting, producing or anchoring?

Special Topics in Sports Journalism (JOUR 39000-01; CRN 30016) will be offered online in Winter session. All are welcome.

Questions? Email Professor Loop at mloop@ithaca.edu or call 274-3047.

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Why should you become a Participant-Leader? Because you’ll get to…

  • Learn and exercise new leadership skills
  • Travel during spring break
  • Receive a significantly reduced fee for participation (Participant-Leaders only pay a one-time $50 deposit for the trip)
  • Help make this a positive experience for fellow IC students

Learn more about becoming a participant-leader at one of the following info sessions

  • October 25 or 27, 12:10pm, Ithaca Falls Room
  • November 1 or 3, 12:10pm, Ithaca Falls Room

Application opens Monday, October 24, at 9:00am

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If you love working with people and have an interest in technology, there's a position here for you! Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is hiring for the spring 2017! No experience necessary. We have over 90 students on our team working in 11 different areas. Want to know what it’s like to work with DIIS? Check out this video!

Come to an information session to learn more and to apply!

  • Tuesday, October 18th from 12:10-1:00 pm in Friends 309
  • Wednesday, October 19th from 7:00-8:00pm in Friends 309

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Come to Clark Lounge with your laptop on Wed. November 2 between 7PM-9PM and work on your ICC e-portfolio with other students while enjoying free cupcakes, popcorn, and other snacks!

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