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Archive: December 2014


ITHACA, NY — Student entrepreneurs from Ithaca College competed in the fourth annual Business Idea Competition for top recognition and prize money for their innovative products. Each winning idea in one of the three tracks — Innovation, Health and Services — earned its team of inventors $1,000.

Andrew Sowers ’15 and Stephen Briggs ’15 won the Innovation...

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ITHACA, NY — The Ithaca College chapter of Hillel — the largest Jewish student organization in the world — was recently recognized with an international honor. The chapter received the Best Student Engagement Award at the Hillel Global Assembly, held Dec. 8–11 in Orlando, Florida.

The award honors those Hillels that...

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ITHACA, NY — Nominations for the Izzy Award for calendar year 2014 are now open. The annual honor for outstanding achievement in independent media — named after legendary journalist I. F. “Izzy” Stone — is a project of the Park Center for Independent Media (PCIM) at Ithaca...

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ITHACA, NY — Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience (FUN) — an organization focused on neuroscience education and research at the undergraduate level— has honored Ithaca College faculty member Jean Hardwick with its Outstanding Service Award for her efforts organizing and hosting the triennial ...

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ITHACA, NY — Faculty and student musicians from the Ithaca College School of Music and guest artists from Cornell University will team up for a concert at Ithaca College on Thursday, Dec. 11. Free and open to the public, the 8:15 p.m. concert will be held in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.

Featuring the Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra under the direction of...

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THURSDAY, DEC. 11
MUSIC

Performance by the Jazz Vocal Ensemble, conducted by Douglas Avery; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.

Performance by the Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Jeffery Meyer, featuring works by C.P.E. Bach, Lang and Ravel, with guest performers Malcolm Bilson, Steven Stucky, and Gabriel Shuford; 8:15 p.m., Ford...

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ITHACA, NY — Hoping to replace guesswork with science, researchers from Ithaca College and Brigham Young University have  developed a small, lightweight device to be used by figure skaters and their trainers to avoid injuries, inform the design of new skating boots and perhaps save Olympic dreams.

Figure skating isn’t thought of as a contact sport. But skaters’...

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ITHACA, NY — Family and friends of participants as well as community members interested in learning more about Ithaca College’s Center for Life Skills are invited to meet with faculty and staff of the program on Friday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m. to noon. The event will take place in the Ithaca College program area on the second floor of Longview, 1 Bella Vista Drive, approximately half...

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