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NY State Police have launched a new recruiting effort to attract the best and brightest qualified candidates to join one of the most highly respected law enforcement organizations in the country. The State Police will be holding a new Trooper entrance examination this fall. The exams are scheduled for October 7, October 14, October 21, and October 28, 2017, and will be offered at several convenient locations around the stat

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All Final Grades are due by Wednesday, May 17 at 10:00pm.

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Posted on behalf of Jason Freitag and Nancy Pringle, Transition Team Co-Chairs.

Greetings! The Presidential Transition Team has begun our work and has been meeting regularly over the last few weeks. We are developing a framework for transition events and strategies to help Dr. Collado learn our institutional history and culture, as well as our strengths, opportunities, and challenges.

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF), served as a Fulbright Specialist in the School of Communication and Journalism at Volda University College (VUC) in Norway from April 1-18, 2017.     

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Shakespeare Reloaded

Contributed by Greg Bostwick on 05/09/17 

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  If he were alive today, Shakespeare would be 453 years old. Alas, he is not alive, but his words are. 

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 eni is pleased to bring you our monthly newsletter.  This month our experts provide information on gardening. 

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Click Here for Hours of Operation for Finals & Senior Weeks, Commencement and Summer.

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With mixed feelings, the communication studies faculty and students bid farewell to Michael Whelan, who joined the faculty a decade ago after leaving behind a successful law practice in Florida.  Michael has now decided to retire from his faculty position leaving behind a successful career as a teacher, mentor, and campus leader.

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HLTH 22700 Stress: Its Nature and Management discusses the impact of stress on your health and strategies to use stress to your advantage for optimal achievement. 

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In an effort to support the increasing growth of conferences and events occurring at Ithaca College during the summer, Parking Services has collaborated with Campus Center and Event Services to create new summer parking restrictions that are more hospitable to the many visitors that are attracted to come to Ithaca College over the summer.  The goal of this change is to create a more welcoming environment for our summer guests who are unfamiliar with our campus.  These changes are feasible given the significant reduction of faculty, staff and students accessing parking facilities on campus during the summer months. 


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The Fitness Center will remain open for our regular academic year hours through Thursday 5/11/17.  On Friday 5/12/17, the Fitness Center will be open form 7:00am - 2:00pm.

From 5/13/17 through 5/28/17, the Fitness Center will be operating with the following reduced hours:

Sat. 5/13: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Sun. 5/14: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Mon. 5/15 - Fri. 5/19: 11am-2pm, 5pm -7pm

Sat. 5/20: CLOSED

Sun. 5/21: CLOSED

Mon. 5/22 - Fri. 5/26: 11am-2pm, 5pm -7pm

Sat. 5/27: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Sun. 5/28: 10:00am - 2:00pm

The Fitness Center will be closed for maintenance from Monday 5/29/17 through Sunday 6/4/17

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Jennifer Germann, Associate Professor in Art History, has been awarded an NEH Summer Stipend for 2017. Her project is called “A Study of the Portrait of Dido Elizabeth Belle and Lady Elizabeth Murray, an 18th-century British Artwork.” 

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Risk Management has made updates to the approved bus provider listing that departments use throughout the year.  The list and additional information is located at

Please note that Ithaca Airline Limousine is no longer an approved provider, so if your department has upcoming transportation arranged with this company, please select a different provider. 

Please contact Risk Management with any questions. 

Constructivist Media Decoding: Media Literacy and Critical Thinking in Social Studies  

July 24, 2017 to July 26, 2017
At the Newseum in Washington, D.C

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Assessment Summit 2017

Contributed by Wade Pickren on 05/05/17 

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 9:00-2:30
Clarke Lounge, Campus Center

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Finals week is coming up! Click here for a downloadable schedule or see below for where to eat!

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 Lambda Alpha is the national anthropology honorary society

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Nick Kowalczyk, associate professor of writing, recently published a personal essay, "To Finally Embrace Living," in George Mason University's literary magazine Phoebe. The essay is about the immediate fallout of Professor Kowalczyk's taking of a DNA test this past summer to settle the longstanding question of what "race" he is.

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All Ithaca College students, staff, and faculty are invited to celebrate the end of the year at the second annual IC Community Brunch. Gather your friends and make a plan to enjoy this college event! 

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