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The Robert G. Boehmler Community Foundation Concert Series welcomes Cuarteto Latinoamericano on Friday, February 7 at 8:15 p.m. in the Hockett Family Recital Hall.

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President Collado invites Ithaca College’s faculty and staff to spend time in conversation and fellowship on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Emerson Suite A from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

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SUPERvision: Apps & Appetizers
Leveraging Online Tools For Student Employment

The Experiential Learning Alliance invites professional and administrative support staff who supervise student employees to our fifth program, "SUPERvision: Apps & Appetizers, Leveraging Online Tools for Student Employment", happening on Wednesday, February 12th from 12pm – 1pm in Klingenstein Lounge.

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On Sunday, February 2nd at 3:00 PM in the Presser Room of Whalen Center a panel discussion featuring three notable authors Eva Fogelman, Roald Hoffmann and Dan Schwarz will explore why some individuals in the midst of the Holocaust were compelled to risk their lives to defend and protect their neighbors. The panel will also examine what role conscience and moral courage play in confronting hate today. The discussion will be followed by a Q&A session and a reception. 

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Microaggressions are verbal, behavioral, or environmental indignities - whether intentional or unintentional - that communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative slights and insults towards individuals based in their identities. Join Yavilah MacCoy, a noted activist and co-founder of the National Women's March, on Tuesday, February 18th from 7:00 to 8:00 PM in Klingenstein Lounge for a conversation on implicit bias.

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IES Abroad, one of IC's main affiliated study abroad program partners, will be on campus next Wednesday 2/5, 6:00 pm in Friends 207 to offer a special session about funding and financial aid for study abroad.  There will be discussion about financial aid offered by IES Abroad for students going on their programs, but funding opportunities available to students going on other study abroad programs will also be addressed.

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Are you a Pell Grant recipient? Are you planning to study abroad in the Summer or Fall of 2020, Spring 2021 or for the 2020-21 academic year?  If so, consider applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program! The Gilman application cycle for Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, and Academic Year 2020-21 recently opened, and the application deadline is March 3, 2020.

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Submissions can be submitted here: https://ithaca.campuslabs.com/engage/submitter/form/start/377454

 

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Are you planning to study abroad in an Asian country?  Do you want to go abroad this summer or during the upcoming academic year?  If so, consider applying for the Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA)! The Freeman-ASIA application cycle for Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, and Academic Year 2020-21 will open on February 10, and the application deadline is April 6, 2020.

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Are you looking for a rewarding internship experience?  Interested in spending a semester living, interning, and studying in New York City?  Information sessions are happening soon for this exciting study away opportunity. The semester-long ICNYC program is open to select majors from all five schools.

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Are you looking to do something exciting this summer? Consider one of IC's options for summer study abroad! In 2020, we'll be offering a variety of different types of programs in countries across the globe. Short-term study abroad is a great way to expand your horizons and satisfy degree requirements without missing a full semester on campus!  Come to the Summer Study abroad info session for an overview of available opportunities:
- Monday February 3, 6:00-7:00 pm, Textor 103

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Submissions can be submitted here: https://ithaca.campuslabs.com/engage/submitter/form/start/377454

 

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Jenna Heffron, PhD, OTR/L (HSHP; Occupational Therapy) recently published a book chapter on peer mentoring and support to facilitate home and community participation for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). The chapter provides an overview of the history and theory of peer mentoring and support, an overview of a wide range of peer mentoring programs for adults with I/DD, a case example based on an intervention research project completed by Heffron and her co-authors, and concludes with implications for the OT profession as well as a discussion about how peer mentoring and support can occur informally and outside of traditional rehabilitation/social service settings.

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On Tuesday, 12:05-1:10 PM in Friends 208, there will be a training for volunteering with HEARD this semester. Please know all of your past home addresses, the birthdates of all of the people you live with at home, and your social security number. If you have class before or after that time frame, you can still come! HEARD works with incarcerated young men on the weekends. This training will allow you to come on outreaches with HEARD. Email Heardprogram@gmail.com with any questions.

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Ithaca College has had a very successful partnership with Longview, a retirement community located on Danby Road, for two decades. Part of this relationship involves an ongoing monthly Faculty & Staff Lecture Series at Longview. We are looking for interested staff and/or faculty for 2020.

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Need some food get-together for the Big Game this Sunday? Order from Towers Marketplace! 

Call 607-274-8080 to place an order between 5pm - 12am this Sunday for pick-up or dine in.

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Ithaca College has had a very successful partnership with Longview, a retirement community located on Danby Road, for two decades. Part of this relationship involves an ongoing monthly Faculty & Staff Lecture Series at Longview. We are looking for interested staff and/or faculty for 2020.

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Requests for new technology items for the 2020/2021 fiscal year (NSOP and capital) need to be submitted for review by IT by March 1st, by clicking here and selecting the ‘Submit a Request’ button.  These items should also be submitted as part of your normal BudgetPak request.

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The NYU Journal of Intellectual Property & Entertainment Law has published an article written by Anthony Adornato, associate professor of journalism. Last summer, Adornato presented the article, “Failed Strategy: Using Trade Secret Laws to Assert Ownership of Employees’ Social Media Accounts in the Journalism Industry,” at the World Journalism Education Congress in Paris. Read the article: https://jipel.law.nyu.edu/vol-9-no-1-2-adornatohorsfall/

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As you consider your resolutions for the new year, think about improving your public speaking and leadership skills.

The next two meetings of the Ithaca College Toastmasters Club will be on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 in the Ithaca Falls Room and Wednesday, February 19, 2020 in the Ithaca Falls Room.

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