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Please join Ithaca College's Veterans Day Committee and the School of Music to honor and celebrate the bravery, sacrifice, and commitment of all those who served in the United States Armed Forces. The 17th Annual Veterans Day Celebration will be held on Thursday, November 7th, from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. in Ford Hall at the Whalen Center for Music.

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Ithaca College will hold a shelter-in-place drill for the Office of Career Services in Muller Faculty on the morning of Tuesday, October 15th. Career Services will be completely closed to the public from 8:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on that date. Any incoming phone calls during that time will be forwarded to voicemail.

Only the Office of Career Services will be involved in the drill. The rest of the campus will be unaffected.

The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is working with offices across campus to develop individualized emergency response plans, and the drill will provide an opportunity for those who work in Career Services to practice responding to an active-shooter type situation. The drill will not include any simulated attack, but rather will commence and conclude with an announcement to employees who work in the office.

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Campus Store/MACs Closing

Contributed by Rick Watson on 10/14/19 

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 The Campus Store and MACs Convenience Store will be closed on Friday.

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On Monday October 14th, M-Lot (A&E) will be closed to accommodate guest for the Admission Fall Open House.  Overflow parking will be in Z-Lot (Emerson) and S-Lot ext. (between Farm Pond Rd. and Emerson Hall).

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IC HEARD will be holding a Krispy Kreme fundraiser in the coming weeks to raise money for art supplies and vehicle rentals. 

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The on-campus Food Pantry will be open this week on Tuesday October 15th from 6-7 pm and Friday October 18th from 4-5:30pm. Fall hours will be every Tuesday from 6-7 pm and every Friday from 4-5:30 pm.  

The Pantry is located in the DeMotte Room (you can enter by going down the stairs to the left of the information desk in Phillips Hall or by using the back entrance to Phillips Hall closest to the upper quads and near the stairs that go up to the academic quad). The Pantry is open to any and all members of the IC community. There are no qualifications for this program.

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Professor Kara Bren will present

Engineered Biomolecular Catalysts for Fuel Production

Tuesday, October 15th 12:10 pm in CNS 333
Pizza and Beverages Provided

Students are also invited to meet informally with the speaker at 4pm in the CNS 3rd floor Atrium.

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The following system maintenance will be performed during fall break, Thursday, 10/17 and Friday, 10/18: 

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 Please join other single mothers for a lunch discussion on Tuesday, October 15 at 11:30 in IC Square.  We will gather in the glass enclosed lunch area.  Bring your lunch or splurge and grab something at the amazing options in the IC Square area.  

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There are so many things to ♥ about IC! Join us at the Annual Employee Benefits & Work/Life Fair on October 22 in Emerson Suites from 10am - 2pm. 

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The Division of Marketing and Enrollment Strategy provides complimentary headshots for current faculty, staff, and students during two photo events, once held in the fall and spring semester.

No appointments are needed; sittings are first-come, first-served. Each sitting should take no more than 5 minutes.

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Let's make something amazing! Ithaca College is partnering with Microsoft to create a showcase augmented/virtual reality project and we are looking for 3 faculty, staff or students to join Information Technology staff an all-day ideation workshop with Microsoft's creative team from London. The Date is TBD but will most likely be 10/30 or 11/6. For more information or to register your interest, contact Becky Lane at

**Please remember to bring your completed INFLUENZA VACCINATION FORM with you to Emerson Suites


Tuesday, October 15th from 8:30am through 12:30pm in Emerson Suites, Ithaca College will be holding our annual Point of Dispensing (POD) for all faculty, staff, and students to receive a free flu vaccination

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The Women’s Mentoring Network is proud to announce the Fall 2019 Coffee Conversation Series, with topics selected and hosted by women across campus.  Additional topics will be added later in the semester… stay tuned for more details.

Registration will be limited to 10 women (faculty and staff) per conversation to allow for meaningful dialogue. If there is interest that exceeds capacity, we can explore adding more dates.  Additionally, if there is a new topic that you would like to host, please email Julie Dorsey ( to discuss details.

All conversations are held at the Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett. Registration for all events can be found here.

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The Women’s Mentoring Network is proud to announce the Fall 2019 Coffee Conversation Series, with topics selected and hosted by women across campus. Additional topics will be added later in the semester… stay tuned for more details.

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Barney Beins authored a chapter entitled "Methodological and Conceptual Issues in Cross-Cultural Research." This chapter appeared in Cross-Cultural Psychology: Contemporary Themes and Perspectives, edited by Kenneth Keith. This book serves as a comprehensive review of key areas of psychological science from a cultural perspective. 

Prof. Beins has previously written on topics related to cross-cultural psychology, and he is a Fellow of International Psychology (a division of the American Psychological Association).

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) History Month is celebrated in October.  In observance of LGBT History Month, the LGBT Center website will feature videos highlighting different historical figures who have made a difference in the LGBT community.  Visit the LGBT Center website's LGBT History Month Featured Videos section to find a new video each day of October. 

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Information Technology is excited to announce with the Sakai 12 upgrade instructors can now delete their own course sites. Sakai site owners are encouraged to review course and project sites and delete any sites which are no longer referenced. We recommend starting with sites created before 2015.  

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 Attention Students, Faculty, and Staff of Ithaca College!


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The deadline for 2020 winter session undergraduate course proposals is October 21st.

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