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Are you interested in studying abroad? Come learn more about some of the newest study abroad options during these upcoming info sessions.  Representatives from three of our partner organizations (CEA Study Abroad, the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, and the University of Sydney in Australia) will be on campus this week and next to share information about their program options. 

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If you will be studying abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2016 on ANY affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program (NOT the London Center), you must attend one or two study abroad orientations, as well as meet with an adviser in the Office of International Programs (OIP) to go over required Ithaca College paperwork.

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#mindyourmind in this month's issue of Student Health 101. Check it out here:

http://readsh101.com/0416/00/ithaca.html

Additional articles in the April issue include:

  • Fitness for Focus: How to Power Up Your Brain
  • Let's Talk About Sex: How to Get What You Both Want
  • Is it the Alcohol, or is it Partly in Your Head?
  • Disability: How To Work with your School to Get What You Need
  • Best Friends for Never? How I Handled My Frenemy

 

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 If you're a student interested in minoring in Women's and Gender Studies, come meet other WGST minors and faculty who teach in the program, at our spring Social Hour on April 12th, 5:30-6:30, in Williams Hall 211.   

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Want to know more about mindfulness and meditation? Sign up for our 4 session class where we will learn and practice different types of meditation.

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Career Services is pleased to welcome IC alum, Mr. Zack Ford to campus on April 15 to serve as an employer in residence.  Mr. Ford is the LGBT editor of ThinkProgress at the Center for American Progress Action Fund  and was named by the Advocate magazine as one of its "40 Under 40" prominent voices in LGBT media. In 2015, he was a finalist for a Religion Newswriters Association award.

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Career Services is pleased to welcome IC alum, Mr. Zack Ford to campus on April 14 to host a presentation on being out and successful in the workplace.  Mr. Ford is the LGBT editor of ThinkProgress at the Center for American Progress Action Fund  and was named by the Advocate magazine as one of its "40 Under 40" prominent voices in LGBT media. In 2015, he was a finalist for a Religion Newswriters Association award.

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Are you interested in earning 18 credits while traveling through the wilderness of California and Oregon?? Do you want to earn a minor in Outdoor Pursuits in just one semester?? Are you looking to do something new and exciting for a semester??

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It makes up 60% of your body. You can’t survive without it. Water is considered “blue gold,” but it’s much more valuable than gold. In this lively class, you learn about your water footprint, water in your body, in your hometown and on the planet. We examine water from personal, social/political and creative views in this unique online class with conversations, films, readings and guest experts from around the world to answer your individual questions.


Fulfills ICC Humanities Quest for Sustainability + Power and Justice + Gen Ed. Requirements.


Can be done from anywhere with high-speed online access. 


On Homer: GCOM 20100    3 credits  Online Course May 16 – May 27, 2016
 If you’d like more info, ask Mara at malper@ithaca.edu

This month's Service Saturday Event will be held on April 16th. Since it's our last Service Saturday of the year, join us for Volunteer appreciation day! All participants will get FREE breakfast and a FREE t-shirt! Hot breakfast will be served in the Pub at 9am on the 16th.

 

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ICIC 12000-02 Insight: Combining Expertise

Topic – The Secret of Life: Happiness, Success, Well-Being and Beyond

Tuesdays & Thursdays 4-5:15, Aug. 25 – Sept. 27

Instructors: Nancy Jacobson & Veronica Santana-Frösén

CRN 24015

Description: Do you ever wonder what the secret of life is? Is it living the good life? Or not? This course explores what living the good life means and if living the good life means happiness, success, contentment, satisfaction, health, or fitness. Or is it about something entirely different? Join us in exploring what the secret of life really is.

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What makes a romantic or sexual encounter great? Learn the five steps for effectively communicating with your partner (or prospective partner) in the April issue of Student Health 101.

Check out the article: "Let's Talk About Sex" - HERE!

Additional articles in the April issue include:

  • Fitness for Focus: How to Power Up Your Brain
  • Calling All Night Owls: Making Your Sleep Habits Work For You
  • Is it the Alcohol, or is it Partly in Your Head?
  • Disability: How To Work with your School to Get What You Need
  • Best Friends for Never? How I Handled My Frenemy

 

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Are you interested in studying abroad? Come learn more about some of your study abroad options at our upcoming info sessions.  Representatives from two of our partner organizations (CEA Study Abroad and the University of Canterbury in New Zealand) will be on campus next week to share information about their program options.

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If you will be studying abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2016 on ANY affiliated, non-affiliated, or exchange program (NOT the London Center), you must attend one or two study abroad orientations, as well as meet with an adviser in the Office of International Programs (OIP) to go over required Ithaca College paperwork.

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Free t-shirt

Contributed by Theresa Radley on 04/07/2016 

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Before a week of finals, we think that free food, live music, inflatables, and games are the best way to celebrate the end of the year. But we need your help to make it happen!

IC Kicks Back will be closing out the year and kicking off the summer on Friday, May 6th from 2pm-6pm! Volunteers will be needed throughout that Friday afternoon to help with:

·       Checking ID’s

·       Managing the inflatables and other activities

·       Photography

All Volunteers will get a FREE IC Kicks Back Shirt!

If you would be interested in volunteering, please fill out this survey by May 1st.
If you have any questions, contact Theresa Radley at tradley@ithaca.edu

 

On campus church service at 5PM in Muller Chapel.

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Volunteer this weekend! REMP is looking for compost volunteers to work at the Ithaca Today admitted students events on April 9th and 10th in the A&E Center.

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ENVS naturalist, snake charmer and department chair Jason Hamilton will be teaching two classes this spring/summer that can bring you into closer contact with the local landscape.

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Spend a few hours volunteering at ITHACON (Emerson Suites; April 16 & 17) and get an awesome original ITHACON Minion t-shirt.  We need students to greet participants, help with set-up, and to work with children.  Sign up on the wall opposite Muller 318.

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It makes up 60% of your body. You can’t survive without it. Water is considered “blue gold,” but it’s much more valuable than gold. In this lively class, you learn about your water footprint, water in your body, in your hometown and on the planet. We examine water from personal, social and creative views in this unique online class with conversations, films, readings and guest experts from around the world to answer your individual questions.

Fulfills ICC Humanities Quest for Sustainability + Power and Justice + Gen Ed. Requirements.

Can be done from anywhere with high-speed online access.  

On Homer: GCOM 20100    3 credits  Online Course May 16 – May 27, 2016

 If you’d like more info, ask Mara at malper@ithaca.edu

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