On behalf of President Thomas Rochon, I am pleased to announce that President Barack Obama's autobiographical narrative, Dreams from My Father, is the first-year reading selection for the 2009-10 academic year.
When asked where you were when the first African-American president was inaugurated, you will be able to say: "I was at Ithaca College in the Emerson Suites, watching with a few hundred of my closest friends!"
Emerson Suites will be your place for television coverage of the inauguration between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 20.
The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen film series will offer a screening of Call Me Troy, a film about Reverend Troy Perry, founder of the Metropolitan Community Church. The screening, which is free and open to the public, will be held on Thursday, January 22, at 7:00 p.m. in Textor 102.