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How important is exercise to well-being, health, and lifespan? 

Find out in SH101 and learn:

  • How exercise is saving students' lives 
  • The 7 ways fitness fixes (almost) everything

Check it out here: 

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

In this month's issue, be sure to look at:

  • Test Better (How to remember that stuff you forget)
  • Personal Mixology (Your body, your life, your limits)
  • True Grit (How to push through and move forward)
  • and many more! 

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The thirteenth annual Rainbow Reception will be held on Friday, April 24. The Rainbow Reception is a celebration of Ithaca College's graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, asexual, and allied seniors and graduate students. Reservations are required. Please register here. All members of the campus community who support our LGBTQ and allied graduates are welcome to attend. And any student of any year may attend, but all MUST rsvp in advance.

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APPLY TO BE A PEER TUTOR FOR THESE COURSES!  

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY FRIDAY, 4/16/2015 by 5pm!  

Go to Ithaca.edu/tutoring to apply online and get more information or call 607-274-3381 and speak to Tutoring Services staff.

No cumulative GPA requirement! Must be in good academic standing as of Fall 2015! Gain excellent experience helping others! Build your own academic strength! Build your professional repertoire of skills! Manager your own work schedule! An option to get academic credit for training!

Ithaca College students can secure a Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival five pass for screenings and events at Cinemapolis for the low price of $20.  

That's $4 a film, for films you can't see anywhere else. Many are US or Upstate Premieres.

Passes available today at the Ithaca College Bookstore. Over the weekend, passes available at the Cinemapolis Box Office.

Over 40 screenings at Cinemapolis alone, most with filmmakers, directors, writers, distributors.

All screenings except the 9:00 screenings feature moderated post-screening discussion!

Join us in FLEFF's 2015 HABITAT!

FLEFF: A DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENT

For a full festival schedule and bios of guests, check us out at www.ithaca.edu/fleff

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Personal Essay

WRTG 20500-01 / CRN10098 (May 26-June 26)

This course engages you in writing essays based on analysis of your experiences, ideas, and feelings. Emphasis is placed on narrative, descriptive, and organizational techniques, as well as development of style. Readings will deepen your understanding of your own life and provide models for creative interpretations of your own experience.

 

 

Career Services is pleased to announce that Insight Global is recruiting 2015 graduates for their Recruiter/Account Manager (Sales) position.  This is a full-time opportunity.

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Career Services is pleased to announce that First American Equipment Finance is recruiting 2015 graduates for their Commercial Lending Development Program position.  This is a full-time opportunity.

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Bring your friends and come participate in the childhood tradition of finding the afikommen (matzah), throughout the Ithaca Commons! Partnered with IthaCash, Matzah will be hidden all throughout the commons, followed by a coffeehouse talent show at the chapel. 

Click here to RSVP: http://goo.gl/forms/FkdU296cFV

Meet at Textor Circle at 6 pm to drive down to the commons together.

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Hora and Hummus

Contributed by Kayla Reisman on 04/08/2015 

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 Come join the Israeli folk dance club on Sundays at 8PM in Friends 306 for some fun and casual Israeli folk dancing! Refreshments will be served. No dance skills or Jewish background is necessary to come. 

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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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Join Service Saturday on April 18th for our last event of the year!

 

Enjoy a complimentary volunteer appreciation breakfast before heading into the Ithaca community to help out at one of these awesome sites:

·         Ithaca Children’s Garden Tough Turtle Obstacle Course

·         Finger Lakes ReUse Center

·         IC-South Hill Clean Up

Service Saturday is your opportunity to make a difference the fun and easy way. Spaces will fill up quick so make sure to register early!

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Go Fishing on Lake Ontario!

Contributed by Don Austin on 04/08/2015 

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The Ithaca Anglers Club will be offering the campus community an opportunity to go fishing on Lake Ontario on Saturday, April 25! The group has reserved 2 charter boats for the trip. This is the best time of year to catch Brown Trout and Rainbow Trout on the legendary Lake O.

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Students in the Department of English will hold their panel session at this year's Whalen Symposium on Thursday, April 9, from 2:35-3:50pm.  The panel will convene in the Taughannock Falls Room, on the third floor of the Campus Center.

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The Academic Advising Center will be meeting with students on a drop-in basis only April 13- 24. 

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(Posted on behalf of Rotarian Sarah Robarge, IC Rotaract Advisor from the Ithaca Rotary Club)

Do you want to help make Ithaca College, Ithaca, and the world a better place? Are you still looking for your place to fit in, connect, and lead, during your college years? Ithaca College Rotaract is looking for you!

Rotaract
is a college level organization of Rotary International, which is made up of clubs whose members are service minded professionals and community leaders.

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Free T-shirt!

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Looking for a fun way to volunteer? Want to skip the lines at IC Kicks Back? Then volunteer at IC Kicks back on May 1, from 2pm-6pm.

 

You can volunteer in a variety of ways:

·        Maintaining lines for the inflatables and photo booths

·        Checking IDs

·        Taking photos of the event

·        Line control

A FREE IC Kicks Back T-shirt will be included!

If you are interested please fill out this survey by April 19.

If you have any questions please tradley@ithaca.edu

 

If you are a student who would like to nominate an Ithaca College faculty or staff member for a FYRE Associate for the 2015-2016 academic year, please email Jacqueline Robilotta at jrobilotta@ithaca.edu with their name and contact information by Wednesday, April 15th.

 

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We are a nonprofit on-campus organization that supports media literacy integration into K- College classrooms by providing media literacy curricula and workshops for educators.  Join our team this Fall in Promotions and Marketing or Education to help promote critical thinking and media literacy skills for our diverse international audience.

We accept internships between 1 and 3 credits, and the hours are flexible.

See our Fall 2015 internship descriptions below.

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs, known around the world as OSEMA, will be offering its FIRST EVER SUMMER BREAK VOLUNTEER TRIP!

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ICIC 12000 Insight—Combining expertise. How can we combine insights from disciplinary experts to address complex issues? Guest experts from a variety of disciplines will discuss how researchers and practitioners in each of their disciplines would address a common issue. Techniques are introduced to combine their insights and lead to deeper understanding and more powerful solutions. Pass/Fail. 1 credit. No prerequisites. LA.

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