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 The Ithacan has been named a national Newspaper Pacemaker finalist for 2020 by the Associated Collegiate Press. The Pacemaker, the ACP’s top honor, is generally regarded as “the Pulitzer Prize of collegiate journalism.” 

“The Pacemaker is the association’s preeminent award," executive director Laura Widmer said. “ACP is honored to recognize the best of the best.” The ACP is the oldest and largest national membership organization for college journalists in the country.

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FREE Talk Back with the cast and crew of Opera Ithaca's production of GIANNI SCHICCHI on Thursday October 15 at 6 p.m. moderated by Dr. Patricia Zimmermann  with the cast and production team, cosponsored by the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival. 

Special student rate of $10 for the premiere of Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini, mounted by Opera Ithaca. Film/event opens October 9 and runs for two weeks at Cinemapolis via Virtual Cinema. $25 for others who are not students.

SEE THE OPERA AND REGISTER FOR THE TALK BACK HERE https://cinemapolis.org/film/opera-ithaca-presents-gianni-schicchi/

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The IC Web Team is in the final phases of migrating legacy web content from our old Web Profile Manager (WPM) system to our new Drupal platform. We're excited to share that our next phase of this project will focus on migrating all of the approximately 1,340 faculty and staff profile pages that still live on the old system.

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Are you an LGBTQA+ person considering coming out, or wondering about how to support friends or colleagues? Is there a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, or asexual (LGBTQA+) person in your life? Or someone with another marginalized sexual orientation or gender identity? Do you work with LGBTQA+ students? Does your curriculum include topics about LGBTQA+ youth, adults, or families? National Coming Out Day is October 11. Many resources are available to you, both through IC and beyond, to assist you in supporting LGBTQA+ people during this time and throughout the year.

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Join the Office of Recreational Sports in celebrating National Coming Out Day with an emPOWERment Yoga class.  This yoga class will fire up your inner strength as you practice proper posture alignment, flow through demanding yoga sequences designed for all levels. Join us as we dive inwards to explore breath and movement to leave you feeling invigorated and empowered to turn up the volume on the best parts of yourself. Register at recreation.ithaca.edu (Netpass login required).

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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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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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Conversations Across Screen Cultures, a new online initiative featuring live interviews and discussions with film and media scholars, media artists, and programmers in the Central New York region, resumes on Tuesday October 13 at 6:30 pm with an interview that features a conversation about the research and publications of Dr. Roger Hallas, Associate Professor of English, Syracuse University. 

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Women's and Gender Studies (WGST)and the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF) announce the second event of a new on-going collaboration, F2F:  Faculty to Faculty Salons, on Tuesday October 13 at 7:30 p.m.

The second F2F salon features an interview with Dr. Natasha Bharj, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Women’s and Gender Studies. Dr. Claire Gleitman, Professor of English and  Coordinator of the WGST Program, introduces this event. 

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Phishing for Gift Cards

Contributed by Jason Youngers on 10/08/20 

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Criminals continue to send phishing email messages from Gmail and other external email addresses in the names of our faculty and staff. They ask if we’re “available” for a “quick favor” or some other pretense to get us into an email conversation, and eventually ask us to buy some gift cards and send them the codes. They’ll often have some excuse for using their “personal” email address instead of their ithaca.edu address, and why they can’t talk on the phone.

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Join the Office of Recreational Sports for FREE at-home workouts prepared by our student staff.  Each week participants will be provided a series of written workouts and supplemental videos to help you stay active and well while away from campus.  All workouts can be modified for either novice or experienced exercisers, and new this semester we're offering options for both bodyweight only exercises and workouts with equipment.  Register now at recreation.ithaca.edu (Netpass login required).

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The Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) celebrates the achievements of Peggy Ryan Williams in a new article featuring alumni of the school who have gone on to become presidents at institutions of higher learning.

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Associate Professor Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann is guest presenter at UNIVAP's Integrated Studies Week and at SONUS International Music Festival

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 “The Exemplary Environment of Bartholomaeus Anglicus” was recently published in Reading the Natural World in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, ed. Thomas Willard, Arizona Studies in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance 46 (Turnhout, BE: Brepols, 2020), pp. 71-88.

 

 

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The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to host Ithaca College Community Artists each Friday at 5pm. In a mere 15-20minutes, learn what our community brings to the Arts, and the invariable ways Art invigorates our lives.

 

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BECAUSE I LOVE YOU

Contributed by Omar Stoute on 10/07/20 

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In support and in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), the Sexual Violence Prevention Committee (SVPC), is hosting "BECAUSE I LOVE YOU" a One Love Workshop that shows how powerful little words, meant to express care, can be used as a tool for manipulation and control.

Click here to RSVP for the event

SLI Credit is available through IC Engage

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BEHIND THE POST

Contributed by Omar Stoute on 10/07/20 

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In support and in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), the Sexual Violence Prevention Committee (SVPC), is hosting "BEHIND THE POST" a One Love Workshop that reveals how picture perfect posts can hide an ugly truth. Through 10 short films you'll see the real story behind seemingly blissful social media posts.

Click here to RSVP for the event

SLI Credit is available through IC Engage

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The Pendleton Series presents:
A Talk with the Director and Editor of "Crossing Columbus"
Cathy Lee Crane & Daniel Masciari '15

Monday, October 12th
7pm - 8pm
Zoom Link

Watch the Trailer

Screen the film for free October 9 - 15 via Cornell Cinema

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Please join the Department of Writing for a reading by Priya Tait and Alaysia Duncan. This reading is part of a series of events that feature the work of our students.

When: Sunday, October 11, 2020
Time: 8:00 – 08:30 pm
Where: Zoom (access information below)

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