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(October 13) The NASA OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft will touch down on asteroid Bennu on Tuesday Oct. 20th. You can watch live coverage of this major event from 5:00 to 6.30 pm EDT on nasa.gov or on the NASA YouTube channel. PBS/NOVA will air an OSIRIS-REx Special on October 21st.

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Information Technology is excited to announce that Zoom has released a new feature to allow for live computer-generated transcription services for meetings and webinars. Effective Monday, October 19, 2020, the live computer-generated transcription feature will be enabled by default for all Ithaca College Zoom accounts.

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No matter where you are in life - just getting started or planning for retirement - a virtual session with Joseph Silino can help you create a plan for your goals. And, it’s at no additional cost as a part of your retirement plan. You’ll get answers to these questions and more:

  • Am I invested in the right mix of investments to help meet my goals?
  • Am I saving enough to create the retirement income I need?
  • How do I take income from my retirement account once I stop working?

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Dr. Pranietha Mudliar (Assistant Professor of Policy, ENVS) has published a research article in the most recent issue of Environmental Policy and Governance.  Titled "Polycentric to Monocentric Governance: Power Dynamics in Lake Victoria's Fisheries," the article is founded on Dr.Mudliar's field research with the fishing communities of east Africa.

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Kija Lucas Artist Talk, hosted via Zoom:

Thursday, October 15, 7.00 p.m. EST

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The recording of the October 5th All Staff Meeting is now available.

Staff: Please click here to see a recording of the meeting, provided on Microsoft Stream. To access the video, you will need to log in with your Ithaca College email.

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Take advantage of the brief winter term, and earn 2 FREE credits in music education. This new elective is called Creating Secondary Level Curriculum and Assessment Practices in Music Education for the edTPA and Successful Teaching.

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Staff Council and the J.J. Staff Scholar Award Committee would like to congratulate the fall 2020 recipients of the award!

  • Yan Salcedo, Business Administration major (Management concentration) and Dining Services employee
  • Amanda Walrad, Corporate Communications major and Residential Life employee
  • Jenelle Whalon, Accounting major and New Student & Transition Programs employee
  • Longze Yuan, Accounting major and Student Financial Services employee

This award provides financial support to Ithaca College staff members who are taking classes in a degree program at the College.  Please reach out to Jess Shapiro at jshapiro2@ithaca.edu with any questions.

Join Chef Aidan on Monday, October 19th at 6pm ET as he walks you through making your own burrito bowl, complete with a homemade guacamole recipe. Come learn to make this delicious, cost effective meal, and cook up a good time!

RSVP at https://ithaca.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6457938. If you have questions, accommodations, or accessibility needs contact aglendon@ithaca.edu.

Just in time for November 3rd, Project Look Sharp has created a media literacy guide related to the 2020 Presidential Election that we have posted to the homepage of our website.

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Want to study abroad in 2021-22 or beyond? Need help finding the right program? Come to an info session and get the information you need to make it happen! It's definitely not too soon to start planning for your future international adventure now.

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Have you always wanted to study in Australia?  One of our most popular partners, Bond University, will be offering a series of interactive mini-lectures taken from some of their courses that are most sought-after by study abroad students.  Get a taste of an Aussie education, and start thinking about whether Bond University might be a good study abroad destination for you!

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IC Soul* is a weekly 30-minute interactive shared reflection space for any student, staff, or faculty regardless of religious, spiritual or non-religious worldview. Hosted by the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life.  

October 14, 2020 
5:15 PM - 5:45 PM EST
Join us via zoom 
here
BYO Candle

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The deadline for 2021 winter session undergraduate course proposals is October 15th.

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Public Safely proudly wears Pink Badges in the month of October to raise awareness about the prevalence of breast cancer and to honor those who have  beaten the disease, those who are currently battling the disease, and also reminds us of those that have lost their lives.

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The WMN has invited The Public Leadership Education Network (PLEN) to present a Networking Workshop for faculty and staff! 

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The WMN has invited The Public Leadership Education Network (PLEN) to present a Networking Workshop for faculty and staff! 

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Chemistry Department is pleased to host Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar Series Virtually, Tuesday’s at 12:10 pm. Please see Ithaca College Chemistry web page.

https://www.ithaca.edu/academics/school-humanities-and-sciences/chemistry/chemistry-and-biochemistry-seminar-series

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Exploring Ithaca is one of the SACL Signature Events for Fall 2020! We will host a series of panels with business owners leading up to our weekend of special promotions from October 23-25!

Follow us on Instagram to stay in the loop on all that Ithaca has to offer, and register for events on our Engage portal. You can also find more details on our Website

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Exploring Ithaca is one of the SACL Signature Events for Fall 2020! We will host a series of panels with business owners leading up to our weekend of special promotions from October 23-25!

Follow us on Instagram to stay in the loop on all that Ithaca has to offer, and register for events on our Engage portal. You can also find more details on our Website.

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