Ithaca College News
Back IssuesPublication ScheduleLetter to the EditorOffice of Public Information
Table of ContentsIC News Home PageIthaca College Home Page
Volume 24, No. 6       October 29, 2001

Table of Contents

Ithaca College Trustees Review Consolidated Master Plan

At its annual fall meeting the Ithaca College Board of Trustees reviewed the latest version of a proposed master plan for campus facilities development. Board members also participated in the rededication of Muller Chapel and a memorial service for president emeritus James J. Whalen.

Gerontology Series Speaker Will Discuss Chronic Illness Care

The Gerontology Institute’s Distinguished Speaker Series will continue with a talk by Robert B. Friedland, director of the Center on an Aging Society at Georgetown University --- "More People with Chronic and Disabling Conditions: Who Will Be There to Care?"

Muller Chapel Rededication

Student singers and dancers from the Jewish, Protestant, and Catholic faith communities performed as part of the Muller Chapel rededication.

Panel Discussion to Be Held on Muslim Perspectives

Three campus organizations are sponsoring "Quran, Jihad, 9/11: A Muslim Perspective" --- a panel discussion to help provide a Muslim point of view on the events of September 11.

Theater to Present the Tense and Powerful Musical ‘Parade’

Ithaca College Theatre’s first musical of the 2001-2 season, the Tony Award-winning Parade, explores themes of human tragedy and prejudice in telling the true story of Leo Frank, who was unjustly tried for the 1913 rape and murder of an Atlanta teenager.

Benefit Performance of ‘Parade’ Slated
A special benefit performance has been added with all proceeds going to help families affected by the September 11 terrorist attacks in the United States.

Underground Railroad Production to Premiere

Written and produced by assistant professor of television-radio Gordon Webb, Steal-Away is the fictional account of Jacob, a slave who makes his way north to freedom prior to the Civil War.

Exhibit at Handwerker Gallery to Show Paris Then and Now

The Contemporary Art Series continues with Imaging the Metropolis: Views of Paris a Century Apart, featuring the images of 19th-century etching master Charles Méryon and the 20th-century photographs of Jules Backus.

Program for Student-Athletes Receives NCAA Grant

Ithaca College is one of 56 Division III schools to receive a $5,000 grant from the National Collegiate Athletic Association as part of its Division III Initiative Task Force strategic plan.

Ithaca College Benefits Fair

All Ithaca College faculty and staff are invited to attend the second annual Ithaca College Benefits Fair. Sponsored by the Office of Human Resources, the event offers a chance to learn more about benefits, community resources, and campus services.




Editor: Keith Davis
Writers: Erik Kibelsbeck, Dave Maley
Publisher: Office of Public Information

THE ITHACA COLLEGE NEWS (ISSN# 1088-7873) is published 18 times a year; once in August, November, December, January, June, and July; twice in September, February, and March; and three times in October and April. Published by Ithaca College, 953 Danby Road, Ithaca, NY 14850-7044. Periodicals postage pending at Ithaca, New York. Postmaster: Send form 3579 to the Ithaca College News, Office of Public Information, 228C Alumni Hall, Ithaca, NY 14850-7044.

Members of the College community may submit their news items, including information for the "Kudos" section, by calling Keith Davis at 274-1153, e-mailing, or sending campus mail to Keith Davis, 105 Alumni Hall


Andrejs Ozolins, Ithaca College Office of Publications. 30. Oct. 2001