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The Women’s Mentoring Network invites you to join the Fall 2020 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, and reach out if you’d be interested in hosting a Coffee Conversation!

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The Al-Anon meeting that regularly takes place at Ithaca College in Muller Chapel on Wednesdays at noon (the South Hill Higher Ground Family Group) will be meeting online via Zoom until further notice. Muller Chapel is currently closed. Anyone who is affected by the addiction of a family member or friend is welcome to join the meeting (students, faculty, staff, and community members). Meetings will continue to take place at the same time, Wednesdays from 12 to 1. Click the link below to join, and enter the meeting ID and password if prompted.

   

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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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No matter where you are in life - just getting started or planning for retirement - a 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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Information Technology, in partnership with the Provost Office and stakeholders from across the college, will be leading a review of alternative learning management systems (LMS) this fall, with the goal to replace Sakai, our current LMS, next summer.

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 Marella Feltrin-Morris (Modern Languages and Literatures) gave a presentation at the Virtual Conference of the Oregon Society of Translators and Interpreters on September 18, 2020. The title of her presentation was "Off into the Great Unknown: Translation for Research."

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InFinity Presentation

Contributed by Melanie Reyes on 09/18/20 

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Please join us for the next InFinity Presentation, September 24th @ 9am.

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The Committee for College-wide Requirements (CCR) is requesting faculty volunteers for ICC designation subcommittees.

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 Emergency Evacuation drills will be conducted over the next few weeks for all occupied academic and residential life buildings.

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 We’ve had a week to examine the density during the designated meal times in Campus Center Dining Hall and we have determined that we could safely reinstate the Faculty & Staff Meal Plan for those who are working on campus this Fall. You may sign up for a meal plan via IC Workflow or download the form on our website.

 

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Submitted on behalf of the Office of Energy Management & Sustainability

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Submitted on behalf of the Office of Energy Management & Sustainability 

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The Women’s Mentoring Network invites you to join the Fall 2020 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, and reach out if you’d be interested in hosting a Coffee Conversation!

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With the fall semester in full swing, students, staff, and faculty are invited to the All College Gathering on Tuesday, September 22, from 12:10 to 1:05 pm ET. 

President Shirley M. Collado and members of the senior leadership team will welcome the college community to the new academic year, in what are clearly unprecedented times for all.

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The Center for Faculty Excellence (CFE) seeks faculty members for its Dana Teaching Fellows Program, an innovative program developed by faculty for faculty. Our Teaching Fellows are exemplary instructors and scholars who engage in development and scholarly activities that focus on teaching, contribute to their professional development, and support other faculty members.

Applications should be submitted to CFE@Ithaca.edu by October 9 for fellowships to begin in January and August 2021.

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Weekly Testing Reminder
If you are an employee approved to regularly access campus this fall, thank you for your continued participation in the required weekly COVID-19 testing. A friendly reminder that our next testing dates are Tuesday, September 22 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm and Wednesday, September 23 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm at the A&E Center. 

Click HERE to pre-register. Please access testing at your designated appointment time. 

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This is a reminder that the All Staff Meeting will occur on Monday, September 28, 2020, from 1:00 – 2:00 pm Eastern. A virtual meeting invitation will be sent to all staff via Outlook. 

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Honors Program Rapid Response Salon on COVID-19: Journalism, Pandemic, Science

Friday, September 18 
11 AM in Eastern Daylight Time (US and Canada)

REGISTER HERE: https://ithaca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dRpG06n0TgyaMSTVOomPJg

Speakers:

Dr. Sandra Steingraber, Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Ithaca College

Kate Sheppard '06, Senior Enterprise Editor, HuffPost

Dr. Daniel Carrion, Postdoctoral Fellow, Environmental Medicine & Public Health, Mount Sinai

Allison Frisch, Assistant Professor, Journalism, Ithaca College

Moderated by Dr. Brooks Miner, Assistant Professor, Biology, Ithaca College 

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Information Technology has started the process of delivering new computers to those scheduled for replacement this fall. The circumstances this year necessitate that we adjust our replacement processes and timing. 

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 Professor Duke presented the paper "Making Strategy Valuable to Undergraduate Students" at the annual meeting of the Academy of Management. The paper examines the most common methods used to teach strategic management to undergraduate business school students, highlights some of the limitations of these methods, and proposes three principles for developing strategic management courses that are better tailored to undergraduate students' circumstances.

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