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Contributed by Rachel Gould on 02/04/18 

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Are you a Pell Grant Recipient?  If so, and you're planning to study abroad this summer or fall, consider applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program! The Gilman application cycle for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018/Academic Year 2018-19 has recently opened, and the application deadline is March 6, 2018.

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Are you interested in studying abroad in Australia?  Come learn all about spending a semester or summer at the University of Sydney on Thursday, 2/8, 6:00-7:00; Textor 103. Pizza will be provided!

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 Maksim Royzen of University at Albany will present

“Drug Delivery Using Bio-orthogonal Chemistry”

Tuesday, February 6th 4:10 pm in CNS 333

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 In observance of Black History Month, the Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series at Ithaca College will host a showing of the documentary “Free CeCe!” on Wednesday, Feb. 7. Free and open to the public, the screening will be held at 6 p.m. in Textor 101.

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The online submission process for faculty sponsors/students to submit student presentations for the 21st Annual James J. Whalen Symposium will close on March 5, 2018.  Submissions will be accepted for presentations, performances, and displays. 

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Your Employee Assistance Program (EAP) has a great new look! 

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As part of Ithaca’s Diversity & Inclusion Discussion Circle, Ashley and Patrick Bohn will host a discussion about disability inclusion on the Ithaca College campus this Wednesday, February 7 in Klingenstein Lounge at noon.

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Longtime Ithaca College history professor Jack Pavia passed away in December at the age of 85.  And while some of the details of his long, rich life were published in obituaries in the Ithaca Journal and the Newark Star Ledger, they could not do justice to his distinguished teaching career at the college.

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 If you're curious about meditation, you can still sign up for a 3-session workshop open to staff, faculty, and students, and hosted by Mary Ann Erickson, a certified meditation teacher.  We are meeting Fridays 3-4:15 in Friends 309, starting this Friday 2/9.  Please email to register.

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The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute is pleased to present:

Extremis Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Tuesday, February 6
4:30-6:00 pm

Dr. Suzanne Anderson, MD, Medical Director, Hospicare & Palliative Care Services
Emilee Lawson-Hatch, Elder Law Attorney, Bousquet Holstein PLLC
Angela Mennitto, Hospicare Volunteer and Death Café Facilitator
Deb Traunstein, Palliative Care Social Worker, Cayuga Medical Center 

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Council meets this Tuesday at 7 pm in the VIP Room of the A and E Center.  Main topic of the night will be the review of faculty handbook revisions submitted several years ago.

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Luca Maurer will be presenting a lecture on Tuesday, 2/6/18, at 6:00 p.m. in Klingenstein Lounge.

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The submission deadline is coming up for the Faculty Excellence Awards, which the Center for Faculty Excellence runs annually to recognize the innovative, caring, and passionate teachers who are the lifeblood of our college. This year - for the first time! - contingent faculty (part-time and full-time professors on limited contracts) are eligible for these awards as well. 

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The Middles States Accreditation Team will be visiting Ithaca College on February 26-28, 2018. Your participation in one of the open meetings during this visit is welcome and encouraged. It is also a critical part of the reaccreditation review where visiting team members have the opportunity to interact with campus community members. 

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MLK Week-Links and Thank You

Contributed by RahK Lash on 02/02/18 

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The Ithaca College MLK Campus-Wide Celebration Committee would like to thank to everyone that was able to take part in the week (January 23-27, 2018). Looking ahead to 2019, our celebration will be condensed to a one day-long celebration on Monday, January 14 (the King National Holiday) due to our academic calendar starting on the 15th.

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OSEMA’s Alternative Spring Break Program is in need of an adviser for a volunteer trip to Detroit this March. In Detroit, students will work CASS Community Social Services, an organization that is dedicated to dedicated to providing food, housing, health services, and job programs in the Detroit area.

ASB Advisers assist with driving IC vehicles, serve as the group’s emergency contact, assure that all IC and OSEMA policies are followed, and manage the group’s budget and itinerary. Advisers assume NO personal financial cost while traveling with the ASB program; it’s an all-expense paid opportunity to travel and volunteer with students!  

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Parking Services discovered that there is a design flaw in the new employee decal parking permits that makes it difficult to see the permits on vehicles with tinted windows.   


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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.

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All are welcome to attend Mass in Muller Chapel this Sunday at 1 pm and 8 pm. 

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 The Kairos IV Retreat is happening soon! It will take place from February 16-18, 2018 at Notre Dame Retreat House. The deadline to sign up is Sunday, February 4. This retreat is open to anyone regardless of where they are on their spiritual journey. It will be a time to grow in community with students from both IC and Cornell and even has some surprises in store! 

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