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  Rachel Paparone (DMLL, French) has been awarded the CAITY Caucus Award for best essay developed from a paper presented by contingent faculty, adjunct instructors, independent scholars, and two-year college faculty members at the 2018 meeting of the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA). The essay was recently published in Studies in 20th and 21st Century Literature under the title "A(r)cadie heureuse? Space, Place, and Engaged Pastoral in Zachary Richard's Feu."

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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 The Ithaca College Library and Teaching and Learning with Technology (TLT) have partnered to implement Ex Libris Leganto, a new reading list/e-reserves tool that integrates with the Sakai learning environment. Faculty who currently use e-reserves are encouraged to use Leganto, as well as any faculty member who would like to utilize reading lists. Using the online Leganto system, attendees can begin to assemble materials of all types – physical books, online or digitized book chapters, scholarly articles, videos, newspaper articles, websites or any other type of material – to create a structured, comprehensive resource list. TLT staff will walk you through the getting started with Leganto and point out important features of the tool to support teaching and learning.


We will have some snacks.  Please stop by for a few minutes or stay longer.  TLT and Library staff will be available for all your questions.

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 The State of the Art Gallery and The Ink Shop Printmaking Center will feature artwork opening this Friday February 1st.

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SPSS software now available anytime, anywhere via a browser. No need to visit a lab on campus.

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Wednesday, January 30

6pm, Emerson Suites

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Dear Campus Community,

I am writing to share with you that the senior leadership team and I have recently made an adjustment to the communications office’s placement within the institution. The Office of College Relations and Communications is moving out of the Division of Institutional Advancement and is being re-named the Division of College Communications. Associate Vice President Jennifer Campbell, who has led the communications team since arriving at Ithaca College at the end of 2015, now reports to me and has just joined the senior leadership team.

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Be aware of a recently-reported bug with Apple's FaceTime app that could allow the caller to eavesdrop on you unexpectedly. Doing a web search for "FaceTime bug" will find numerous news articles about the problem, how to disable FaceTime, and what Apple is doing about it.

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Ithaca College faculty and staff members are invited to attend the men’s and women’s basketball games on Saturday, Feb. 2 at 2 and 4 p.m. inside Ben Light Gymnasium for Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day. Ithaca, who will play Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, will also be honoring their seniors prior to the start of each game.

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Join us at Northstar House at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday!

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The Office of Human Resources will be raffling 10 of Howard Ross' books on Friday, February 1st to registered participants. You must be registered for the event by 12pm on Friday, February 1st to be entered into the book raffle.

Registration for the Engaging Communities Presentation and the Dialog Session is open to all faculty, staff and students!

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The Office of Religious & Spiritual Life and CAPS will offer ongoing/drop-in process orientated group sessions in Muller Chapel for students experiencing loss and grief. 

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Now is a perfect time to think about making a commitment to improve your public speaking and communication skills.


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Last year's Symposium was a great success because of all the support we received.  If you are able to join us this year for the 22nd Annual Whalen Symposium, on April 2, 2019,  as a Moderator, Time Keeper, Finalist Judge, Volunteer and/or Abstract Reviewer we'd be glad to have you.  

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Last year's Symposium was a great success because of all the support we received.  If you are able to join us this year for the 22nd Annual Whalen Symposium, on April 2, 2019,  as a Moderator, Time Keeper, Finalist Judge, Volunteer and/or Abstract Reviewer we'd be glad to have you.  


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Read this months EAP Newsletter focusing on the difference between overthinking and problem-solving. 

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On Saturday, February 2 at 7pm, the Department of Theatre Arts senior class will present the 8th Annual “Wheels for Women” Benefit Cabaret at the Clark Theatre, Dillingham Center. We hope you will come out for a wonderful evening of entertainment while helping to change women’s lives on the other side of the world.


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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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 Next week, the Catholic Community will only offer the 1 PM Mass due to the Super Bowl taking place later in the day. 

All students, faculty and staff are invited to attend Mass and receive a special blessing for the Feast of St. Blaise. 

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 All students are invited to participate in this year's Kairos Retreat. Kairos is a retreat open to students looking to reflect on their relationship with God, self and others. The Kairos Retreat is led by students from the Catholic Communities at Ithaca College and Cornell and is an opportunity to grow in faith in a supportive community. The retreat will take place at Christ the King Retreat Center in Syracuse. 

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