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 The off campus approval process for the 2015-2016 academic year will start on October 27th and will end on October 31st.  The only students who will be eligible to apply to live off campus are students who are in the process of completing their 3rd or 4th semester of college.  Please log onto HomerConnect to verify your completed semesters.  Please read the information below regarding your eligibility to live off campus. 

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Microaggressions. What are they exactly? How do I tackle them? Why do they matter?

If you're interested in diversity and social justice issues, you really want to learn more about this big term that people throw out, or you want to learn more about yourself and your place in this world, you should attend this session led by the Diversity Peer Educators!  This workshop is available for SLI credit for Block II, and participants will learn about why the "small things" matter when dealing with diversity. 

This workshop is being offered at the below dates/times: 

-Thursday, November 4 from 12:10-1:00 PM, Ithaca Falls Room 

and 

-Wednesday, November 12 from 7:00-8:00 PM, Taughannock Falls Room

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Service Saturday is happening next week on November 8! Here's your chance to help out in the community!

Celebrate November by volunteering in your local community and helping out with some FUN events and IMPORTANT causes.

Students can choose to volunteer with one of these awesome sites:

  • Family Reading Partnership's Kids Book Festival (9:15am - 1:15pm, 12:30pm - 4:30pm, or 4:00pm - 5:30pm)
  • South Hill Elementary School's Fall Clean Up (10:00am - 12:00pm)
  • Tompkins County Public Library (12:00pm - 2:00pm)

Service Saturdays is your opportunity to make a difference the fun and easy way!

SIGN UP HERE! 

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Is giving a speech not your bread and butter? Come join the Ithaca College chapter of Toastmasters.  At Toastmasters, we will help you learn the skills that can help you give a speech like a piece of cake (or Toast). 

We have a new meeting time, every other Wednesday and the first Monday of every month.  Our first Monday meeting is November 3 at 6 PM in the DeMott Conference Room. We invite faculty, staff, and students to join us!

To find out more, join us as a guest. Our next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 5 at 2PM in the Cayuga Lake Room.

For more information about the IC chapter of Toastmasters, visit Ithaca College Toastmasters.

 

 

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Are health bars really that much more nutritionally redeeming than candy bars?

In the article, "Battle of the Bars":

  • You can check out an expert's recommendation on which type of bars are the healthiest
  • Recipes for homemade health bars 
  • Videos such as "how to pick a health bar"

Other articles you can read on SH101 include:

  • The Job Prob
  • ALL-in-ONE Workouts
  • Profile of a Bystander
  • and more!

Here's the link:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

Have a great read!

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Are you a blossoming entrepreneur or have a business idea you want to bring to life?  Enter your team in the Fourth Annual Business Idea Competition. 

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Our partners at Zimride by Enterprise are giving away an iPad Mini, FitBit Zip and Amazon gift cards!  Post a ride in November and be automatically entered to win. 

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Looking to start Block II off on the right foot? Sign up for one of over 60 the new and exciting SLI sessions! Check out OrgSync for the full list of offerings.

Please remember to sign up at least 48 hours in advance. If you can no longer attend a session please click ‘no’ to un-RSVP or email leadership@ithaca.edu in order to open up your spot to another student. Thank you!

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Join other Women's and Gender Studies students and faculty for a social hour on October 30th, from 4:30-6:00 in Klingenstein Lounge.  Learn more about the WGST program and courses offered in the spring 2015 semester.  Prospective students welcome. Refreshments served!   

The deadline for applications for 2015 Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival internship and blogging positions has been EXTENDED until MONDAY NOVEMBER 10 at 5 p.m.

Interested students can find the applications HERE.

Internships are a one credit course that spans three weeks. Blogging internships are a semester-long three credit seminar. The seminar can also count as an honors seminar for those eligible students.

Applications must be typed, and hand delivered to Rosalie Fitzgerald,Special Assistant to the Assistant Provost in Job 202.

Is giving a speech not your bread and butter? Come join the Ithaca College chapter of Toastmasters.  At Toastmasters, we will help you learn the skills that can help you give a speech like a piece of cake (or Toast). 

We have a new meeting time, every other Wednesday and the first Monday of every month.  Our first Monday meeting is November 3 at 6 PM in the DeMott Conference Room. We invite faculty, staff, and students to join us!

To find out more, join us as a guest. Our next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 5 at 2PM in the Cayuga Lake Room.

For more information about the IC chapter of Toastmasters, visit Ithaca College Toastmasters.

 

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October 30, 2014 – Whalen Symposium Information Session – 12:05 – 1:10 pm –Textor 102

Pizza and soda provided for lunch

For interested faculty and students who have questions or need more information regarding participation in the Whalen Academic Symposium on April 9, 2015.  The session will introduce students and faculty to the Symposium, the application process, the abstract guidelines, and presentation options.  Please follow the link to sign up:

Register Here

The online process for faculty sponsors to submit student presenter names will be open starting Monday, December 1, 2014 and will close on March 2, 2015. 

For more information, go to the Whalen Symposium website at  http://www.ithaca.edu/provost/whalensymposium/  or the Events Calendar.

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The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is one of the best-known children's museums in the world.  You can find career opportunities at the museum that are related to education, art, HR, IT, marketing & more.

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The Campus Center & Event Services Office is looking to fill three different positions for the spring semester 2015.  Two of these positions have multiple openings for students.

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Do you love leadership? Then show us what you've got during Alternative Spring Break!

ASB is a program sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs that gives students the chance to gain personal and professional growth through direct volunteer experience and place-based learning.

Participant-Leaders will be responsible for organizing a group for one of the five ASB locations. 

Applications for Participant-Leaders are due on Friday November 14th at 5pm.


Learn more about becoming an ASB leader HERE!

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"If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you."

Are you in need of an efficient workout? Do you need on-the-go options? 

Check out the article "ALL-in-ONE", where you can find:

  • 3 full-body circuit workouts 
  • Videos on various exercises
  • A printable, full routine for the gym, a local park, or in your room 

There are other articles in SH101 you can check out:

  • Academic Hangover
  • The Pursuit of Perfection 
  • The Job Prob
  • and many more!
     

Here's the link:

http://readsh101.com/ithaca.html

 

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Our partners at Zimride by Enterprise are giving away an iPad Mini, FitBit Zip and Amazon gift cards!  Post a ride in November and be automatically entered to win. 

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Career Services is pleased to announce that U.S. PIRG has just scheduled a campus visit for the purpose of hiring Campus Organizers for their 2015-2016 campaign season.

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Is giving a speech not your bread and butter? Come join the Ithaca College chapter of Toastmasters.  At Toastmasters, we will help you learn the skills that can help you give a speech like a piece of cake (or Toast). 

We have a new meeting time, every other Wednesday and the first Monday of every month.  Our first Monday meeting is November 3 at 6 PM in the DeMott Conference Room. We invite faculty, staff, and students to join us!

To find out more, join us as a guest. Our next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 5 at 2PM in the Cayuga Lake Room.

 For more information about the IC chapter of Toastmasters, visit Ithaca College Toastmasters.

 

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Consider volunteering to help out with a Math (and Music) day  at IC on April 15th 10:00 - 1:00 in Williams Hall

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