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Café con IDEAS

Contributed by RahK Lash on 01/23/19 

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Café con IDEAS provides a platform for student-artists to develop and project their voice in a 45-minute set while sharing personal narratives rooted in identity and anti-oppression. Ranging from comedy, spoken word, dance and performance, song, and visual creations, each session is designed to engage the audience through creative arts and empower individuals to look inward and consider their own responsibility to social change.

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Want to study abroad? Not sure how it all works? Don't know what your options are?  We can help you figure it out.  Come to one of our upcoming info sessions and get the information you need to make it happen!

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Are you looking for a rewarding internship experience?  Interested in spending a semester living, interning, and studying in New York City?  Information sessions are happening soon for this exciting study away opportunity. The semester-long ICNYC program is open to select majors from all five schools.

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 Join us at the Rochester Auditorium Theatre on January 27.

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We would like to share the recommended docking stations and adapters that are compatible with the standard computer configurations supported through the Technology Renewal Program. 

*Note* - Docking stations are not included in the Technology Renewal Program and must be purchased separately by departments.

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Please join Dr. Jason Corwin (Seneca Nation) for the screening of the documentary Defending Ohi:yo' as well as other short videos highlighting Seneca environmental topics.  Discussion will cover the vital importance of media production by Indigenous people.

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The Hammond Health Center will be closed from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 24, 2019 so that the staff can attend mandatory staff development. No services will be available during this time. The Health Center will reopen at 1 p.m. for scheduled appointments. Medication pick up will also be available after 1 p.m.

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Faculty and Students Submit Your Presentation for the Whalen Academic Symposium!

The online submission process for faculty sponsors/students to submit student presentations for the 22nd Annual James J. Whalen Symposium will close on March 4, 2019.  Submissions will be accepted for presentations, performances, and displays. 

Fill out the Online Submission Form:
Submit your presentation, performance, creative work, or poster presentation.
Once the form(s) is/are submitted, you and your faculty sponsor will receive an e-mail detailing next steps. 

Please note that creative works include:

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Sponsored by the H&S Dean’s Office & the Center for Faculty Excellence
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:00 pm, from February 5 through April 25*
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett

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The Eastern Region Campus Compact recently announced Dr. David Harker, Director of IC's Center for Civic Engagement, as one of 12 faculty and staff selected from a highly competitive pool as 2019-2020 Engaged Scholars. The Engaged Scholars Initiative seeks to develop, support and connect leaders who can advance co-created knowledge, critically engaged pedagogies, institutional change, and collaborative action to address societal issues. More info on the program and participants can be found here.

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Ithaca College is partnering with the Food Bank of the Southern Tier again this semester to bring a mobile food pantry to our campus. The Mobile Food Pantry is used to deliver fresh produce, dairy products, and other food and grocery items directly to distribution sites where people need food. These food items are available free of charge. More info on the program can be found here

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Transforming our fundamental ways of living and being in the world requires learning new information and behaviors. It also requires a shift in our mind-sets and emotions about the subject at hand.” (Excerpt from Everyday Bias: Identifying and Navigating Unconscious Judgements in Our Daily Lives) 

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The Center for Faculty Excellence and the Faculty Development Committee seek nominations for Ithaca College’s annual Faculty Excellence Awards. We will offer six, $1,500 awards and welcome ALL faculty nominations. The deadline for all supporting materials is Monday, February 25th, 2019.

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 Join us in Rochester on January 27!

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Professor Charsky discussed the psychology of signs and how organizations can design signs to maximize employee learning and performance. 

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On February 3, 2019 WSKG Public Media Group will make the first programmatic shift at its two radio stations since launching in 1975.  WSKG-FM (NPR) will convert to all News and WSQX-FM will convert to all Classical Music with some jazz and weekend folk.  Ithaca College students enrolled in a Fall 2016 public relations senior capstone course,  “Lab16,” made key recommendations that are cited as supportive in making the change by the media group serving 21 counties in the Central New York area.

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Contributed by Jason Harrington on 01/21/19 

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 Symbol/Symmetry, a duo exhibition of animation, video and interactive work by Brad Lewter and Jason Harrington 

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Please join us in welcoming Student Accessibility Specialist Devin Abrams. 

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 Join us at the Auditorium Theatre in Rochester. 

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This academic year, the college instituted a four-day final-exam schedule. The Academic Calendar Committee would like your feedback. Please take a short survey 4 Day Final Exam Survey which will remain open until February 1, at 5:00pm.

If you have any questions please contact

On behalf of the Academic Calendar Committee, welcome back to the spring 2019 term.


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