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The Center for Faculty Excellence and the Faculty Development Committee seek nominations for Ithaca College’s annual Faculty Excellence Awards. We will offer six, $1,500 awards and welcome ALL faculty nominations. The deadline for all supporting materials is 11:59pm, April 18, 2021.

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Instructional Development Fund (IDF) grants fall into one of two categories: Direct Course Enhancement or Diversity/International Projects. Guidelines and a link to the online application may be found on the CFE website.

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In recognition of the intellectual and creative richness that Ithaca College faculty members bring to our campus community, Provost La Jerne Terry Cornish invites us all to gather remotely for an evening of engagement. Presenters will share from the research and/or creative activity they engaged in during their sabbatical.

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Students must enroll on Tompkins County Vaccine Registry by 6:00 PM on Monday, April 12, for opportunity to participate in special vaccine distribution at Cayuga Health System vaccination site at the Shops at Ithaca Mall.

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The IC Student Consumer Information website serves as a central access point to important public information related to many different aspects of student life such as safety, financial aid, costs, diversity, and graduation rates.  A link to the site is available at the top of every college web page via “IC Resources”, and also on the Analytics and Institutional Research website.

This website was created in response to numerous federal reporting and public disclosure requirements for higher education institutions which were mandated in the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA, Public Law 110-315). 

If you need further information related to these public disclosures, please contact the Ithaca College Office of Analytics and Institutional Research at

The Center for Faculty Excellence and the Faculty Development Committee seek nominations for Ithaca College’s annual Faculty Excellence Awards. We will offer six, $1,500 awards and welcome ALL faculty nominations.


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Monday, 4/12 at 4pm.   Mathematical modeling of the COVID19 pandemic cases at Ithaca College was an essential tool in planning for our Fall '20 & Spring '21 Semesters. Join us to learn why modeling is critical in a public health response, which model to choose, and how cross-disciplinary skills are needed to work in a dynamic environment. 

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Summer 2021 – POLT 14400 Global Political Thought

ICC Themes and Perspectives: Power and Justice; Identities; Social Sciences

MWF 9am-11am

Summer Session 1: June 2 – July 2, 2021

(3 credits)

Through a close reading of graphic memoirs and more traditional political theory texts, in this course we explore the following topics:

  • exile, displacement, and the fracturing of human identity
  • the political suppression and mobilization of individual and collective memory
  • the material and psychological effects of colonial occupation and dispossession
  • the relationship between the personal and the political and how they intersect
  •  historical struggles for liberation and human dignity


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The Sport Management department is offering 2 different summer classes that meet ICC requirements (summer registration is open now!)

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If you like water in any way, shape or form, here is a class for you. This lively class is offered online in May Session. It is asynchronous, so you can do it any time of the day from anywhere with a high-speed internet connection. You will learn about your water footprint, water in your body, in your hometown, nationally and globally. We examine water from personal, social and creative views in this unique online class with guest experts from around the world to answer your individual questions, along with conversations, readings and films.

3 free credits tuition -- this course can qualify

Fulfills ICC Humanities Quest for Sustainable Future + Power and Justice themes

+ Liberal Arts Humanities and Social Science requirements

+ Gen. Ed. Requirements for Self & Society + Global Perspectives.

Take it anywhere with high-speed online access.

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The Manley and Doriseve Thaler Vocal Concert Series welcomes MacArthur "Genius Grant" recipient Rhiannon Giddens, and Francesco Turrisi.

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Mental Wellness: Cope, Develop, and Avoid Burnout

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Join BOLD Trilogy as they host an event with Melissa Gill, CEO and Founder of Steamy Lit! 

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Join BOLD Trilogy as they host an event with Melissa Gill, CEO and Founder of Steamy Lit! 

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Friday April 9
5 p.m.  Eastern

A Celebration of MEDIA + ENVIRONMENT

Please join us for a lively and interactive roundtable featuring cutting edge scholars of environment and media who work on the journal MEDIA + ENVIRONMENT.   

It's in MEETING and NOT WEBINAR format, so you can see and interact with participants and ask questions live.  

Featured speakers:
Alenda Chang, UCSB
Adrian Ivakhiv, U of Vermont
Janet Walker, UCSB
Christine Vagt, UCSC
Stephen Borunda, UCSB  

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 The Ithaca Music Forum will present a Zoom lecture by ethnomusicologist Dr. Kyra Gaunt of the University at Albany, SUNY, entitled "Music as an Instrument of Violence Against Black Girls on YouTube (or Twerking at the Intersection)."  This talk will take place today, Friday, April 9, at 5 pm.  See below for the Zoom registration link.

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The Office of Student Engagement would like to congratulate the following junior and senior students who were selected to receive the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership this year. The award is given to students who excel academically, perform service to the College community and nation, and represent an exemplary level of accomplishment. They will be recognized on the OSE website and with a special virtual recognition opportunity to be shared later this month.  Please join us in congratulating these students!

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We’re excited to announce that beginning April 10 and by invitation only, we’ll be able to welcome accepted students to campus on a limited basis. Please be aware that we are prioritizing accepted students who have not visited campus previously. We regret that we are unable to accommodate every accepted student and family member who may wish to visit; we will extend additional invitations to visit as capacity permits.

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National Public Radio has awarded Television-Radio Senior Students Chris Ashe, Gavin Berger, and Leah Ettinger, an “Honorable Mention” award for the History of Famous Phrases episode of their podcast, This Strange World.

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The Recreation and Leisure Studies Department is offering the UNDERSTANDING DISABILITY course (RLS 12500) during both Summer sessions.

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