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The following message is being provided on behalf of Ernie McClatchie, Director of Maintenance, Grounds and Transportation:

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To better align our policies with current practices, the following computer account termination policies will go into effect for employees who leave the institution on or after June 1, 2017:

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We hope you’ve heard about the college’s Fill the Fountains for Financial Aid fundraising effort, which is going on now until May 31.

It’s a participation campaign, asking 1,000 people to make a gift of any size in support of any area of the college. When 1,000 participate, $100,000 will be added to the IC Annual Fund for Financial Aid, which helps all of our students and their families.

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Travel Policy Enhancements

Contributed by Douglas Freeman on 05/25/2017 

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The Travel Policy has been revised to increase efficiencies for travelers and department coordinators.

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Travel Policy Enhancements

Contributed by Douglas Freeman on 05/25/2017 

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The Travel Policy has been revised to increase efficiencies for travelers and department coordinators.

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The Honors Program would like to welcome Dr. Patricia Zimmermann - Media Arts, Sciences and Studies, Roy H. Park School of Communications and Dr. Ian Woods - Biology, School of Humanities and Sciences as the newest members of the steering committee.  Both were voted in as members by the existing members of the Ithaca College Honors faculty.  Congratulations. 

The Ithaca College Library is participating in a grant funded project that allows free admission to the Museum of the Earth or the Cayuga Nature Center.

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During new student orientation, family members and guests sign up for a reservation we have made at local restaurants in town.  IC faculty and staff are scheduled to host an informal opportunity for guests to socialize with each other and deepen their connection to the College and community.

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HomerAdmin and HomerConnect will be unavailable from 7am-Noon on Sunday, June 4th for required updates.

Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS)
Service Desk
servicedesk@ithaca.edu

104 Job Hall
607-274-1000

 

It's time to relax and celebrate! The Annual Employee Picnic will take place tomorrow, Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm in the A&E Center. 

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Summer hours are now in effect at The fix IT shop.

8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday

8:00 am to 3:00 pm on Friday.

We will resume our extended hours schedule on Sunday, August 27.

Now located in 104 Job Hall           fixit@ithaca.edu            (607)274-3000

On May 12, Michael Twomey (Dana Professor of Humanities and Arts, English Department) presented a paper titled “Environmental Justice in Arthurian Romance” at the 52nd International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University (May 11-14).

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All educational affairs faculty and staff are invited to join the Educational Affairs Staff Development Committee for a casual continental breakfast.  There will be activities, games, good food and good coffee, and a chance to get to meet your colleagues from across the Division.  

Thursday, May 25, 8:30 – 10:30am in Clark Lounge.

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The following message is being provided on behalf of Steve Dayton, Director of Planning, Design and Construction.

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Cynthia Ulbing '17 was awarded "Best Undergraduate Presentation" at the Ontario Ecology, Ethology and Evolution Colloquium at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario.

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All educational affairs faculty and staff are invited to join the Educational Affairs Staff Development Committee for a casual continental breakfast.  There will be activities, games, good food and good coffee, and a chance to get to meet your colleagues from across the Division.  

Thursday, May 25, 8:30 – 10:30am in KLINGENSTEIN LOUNGE.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please contact Doreen Hettich-Atkins, dhettichatkins@ithaca.edu, 607-274-3374 in as much in advance as possible.

The EASDC works to connect educational experiences to members of the educational affairs staff about issues important to the mission and vision of educational affairs regarding student development, learning, and retention; and to provide opportunities for joint learning, discussion, and problem-solving.

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 Have you ever wondered about the religiosity of Ned Flanders, the feminist sensibilities of Lisa Simpson, and the national identity of Apu Nahaspeemapetilon?  

Are these animated characters, among others, really sites of struggle among political, economic, and social forces?

Register today for Communication, Culture and Rhetoric offered online during Summer Session I (May 30-June 30) and learn how analyzing these questions and more can lead to a better understanding of popular culture and how it can affect one’s sense of self.

This web/online course investigates the rhetorical dimensions of the longest-running sitcom in America, The Simpsons. Students will learn how signs and symbols influence us through a process called rhetoric.

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Campus Store/MACs Closing

Contributed by Rick Watson on 05/22/2017 

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The Campus Store and MACs will be Closed 5/25-5/29/17.

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This summer you can learn about language, from the comfort of your own home, and earn 3 credits toward your ICC Theme Identities or World of System. LNGS 23200 is again being offered this summer in a convenient online format. See http://www.ithaca.edu/summer/ for more info, or email jpfrehm@ithaca.edu. Financial aid is also possible for these summer sessions. 

The School of Music extends best wishes to two of our longstanding Performance Studies faculty as they journey on to a new phase.  We are grateful to Randie Blooding and David Parks for their invaluable service and contributions to the Department. We applaud their significant impact on our students, both past and present. 

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