Editor: Keith Davis
Writers: Alex Dippold, Dave Maley
Publisher: Office of Public Information

Volume 22, No. 14   March 27, 2000


Henry Winkler to Deliver Commencement Address

With recent appearances in films like The Waterboy and Scream, and reruns of Happy Days airing regularly on the cable channel Nick at Nite, actor Henry Winkler is making himself known to a new generation of fans. What they may not know about the man who played "the Fonz" for a decade, however, is that Winkler has had an active career behind the camera and behind the scenes, producing award-winning television programs and taking leadership roles in organizations dedicated to children’s issues.


‘Today’ Anchor Ann Curry Will be Savitch Speaker

Ann Curry, the news anchor for NBC’s Today show, will give a free public presentation as this year’s Jessica Savitch Distinguished Journalism Lecture Series speaker in the Roy H. Park School of Communications.


Hillary Clinton Visits

The first lady’s March 10 visit to Longview provided an opportunity to meet with President Peggy R. Williams as well as with gerontology students, faculty, and staff member.


Ithaca College Students Counted in Census

Students living in residence halls will shortly be receiving their Census 2000 questionnaire in the campus mail, while those living off campus should already have received their form. It is extremely important that all students fill out the requested information; not only is it the law, but it will help the community benefit from a complete count of local residents.

IC Theatre Presents ‘Beyond Words’

Ithaca College Theatre continues its spring season with Beyond Words: A Celebration of Dance. This riveting exposition of tap, ballet, modern, ballroom, and jazz dancing will be presented at preview performances on Tuesday, March 28, and Wednesday, March 29, at 8:00 p.m. in the Hoerner Theatre.

Bang on a Can All-Stars to Perform at Ithaca College

The dynamic ensemble of six musicians with a sound derived from rock, jazz, and classical music, will perform on Monday, April 3. This performance will be the third and final one in the Ithaca College Concerts 1999–2000 seriesr.

Park School Authors Celebrate Publishing Success

Seven faculty members from the Roy H. Park School of Communications who have had books accepted for publication during the 1999–2000 academic year celebrated with an informal gathering in the Tower Club on St. Patrick’s Day.


Nguyen Qui Duc to Speak on Vietnamese in America

In celebration of Focus Asia 2000, Nguyen Qui Duc — an author, editor, television producer, and radio commentator — will present "Where the Ashes Are: The Vietnamese-American Experience" on Wednesday, April 5.


Calendar of Events

What's happening on the Ithaca College campus March 13–March 29

Where and When to Send Your News

How to make sure your calendar items, announcements, and other news get to the right place. The deadline for submitting information for the News is two weeks before publication date.


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Created by Andrejs Ozolins. Updated 9. Mar. 2000