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Now in its second year on campus, Swipe Out Hunger has collected over 600 guest swipe donations for use by IC students facing food insecurity over the past week. More donations are needed, however and you can help in under one minute!

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The Ithaca College brand is more than our logos, colors, and marketing campaigns. It’s something built over the history of our institution—by our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community—and it’s reflected in everything we do. 

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Contributed on behalf of Warren Calderone, Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations and Sponsored Research

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myIthaca Portal is Retiring

Contributed by Mary Knapp on 09/03/19 

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In the early 2000s a novel concept arose in the design of a portal that allowed students to apply online and check the status of their application.  That creation was the myIthaca portal.  This gateway helped each student navigate through the application process in a personalized fashion.  After 5 years a new feature was added, IC Peers, that allowed applicants to chat directly with one another to build relationships.  This social media activity in myIthaca and IC Peers has been an integral part of our student recruitment and enrollment.

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Posted on behalf of Vice President for Student Affairs and Campus Life, Rosanna Ferro

As we embark on a new academic year, I would like to share with you all some critical updates within the Division of Student Affairs and Campus Life. Also, I would like to share with you all a snapshot of the great work that took place this past academic year, check out our Student Affairs and Campus Life year in review.

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NexGen EAP is your confidential EAP and Work/Life benefit provided by your employer at no cost to you. You and your eligible family members can trust the NexGen EAP services to address your total wellbeing, from assistance with everyday work and family issues to more challenging personal concerns.

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Are you interested in making an impact on your community? Are you passionate about a cause? Do you want to expand your network at IC and beyond? If so then the 2019 Social Action Leadership Retreat is the perfect experience for you!

 

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Three of Ithaca College's international partner universities will visit campus and offer info sessions during the first week of September: The University of Sydney (Australia), The University of Auckland (New Zealand), and Hanyang University (South Korea) will all be on campus next week - stop by one of their info sessions to learn more about the exciting study abroad opportunities available in each of these popular destinations!

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ICNYC: Intern in the City!

Contributed by Rachel Gould on 09/02/19 

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Are you looking for a unique and 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.

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The application deadline for London Center Spring 2020 is September 15. Review of complete applications has already begun, and will continue on a rolling basis until the deadline. Spring semesters in London sometimes fill before the application deadline, so you should submit your complete application as soon as possible for early consideration.

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Biology and Biochemistry Student Summer Activities    

September 5 
CNS 112
4:00 pm 

Hosted by Tri-Beta; reception to follow

Come and hear about highlights of the research and activities that our students participated in over the summer.

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  The Office of New Student & Transition Programs would like to thank the entire campus community for working together to welcome our new students to the IC community through our first Fall Orientation Program! 

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Thursday, September 5, 2019
12:00 – 1:00pm
316 Gannett Center, Center for Faculty Excellence

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“Confronting the Rise of Hate Crimes and White Supremacy.”
Kristen Clarke
National Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Tuesday, Sept. 10, 7:00 PM, Textor 102

Kristen Clarke, president & executive director of the National Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, leads one of the country’s most important national civil rights organizations in the pursuit of equal justice for all.  The Lawyers’ Committee seeks to promote fair housing and community development, economic justice, voting rights, equal educational opportunity, criminal justice, judicial diversity and more.

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Assistant Professor of Physics Jerome Fung and former Wellesley College student Samantha Hoang recently published a paper entitled “Computational assessment of an effective-sphere model for characterizing colloidal fractal aggregates with holographic microscopy” in the Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer.

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Three of Ithaca College's international partner universities will visit campus and offer info sessions during the first week of September: The University of Sydney (Australia), The University of Auckland (New Zealand), and Hanyang University (South Korea) will all be on campus next week - stop by one of their info sessions to learn more about the exciting study abroad opportunities available in each of these popular destinations!

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In order to safely facilitate First Bomber Weekend fireworks, N-Lot (practice fields) will be closed beginning at 5PM on Friday, August 30th.  Vehicles parked in the lot during the day must be moved by this time.

Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year!

We’ve made a few changes and added so much to our dining program this year and we’re excited for you to begin this new chapter with us!

CLICK HERE to see what's new in Dining!

 

 

 

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Nancy Reynolds and Kristen Lind in the Center for Health Promotion, Center for Counseling, Health and Wellness, have earned the designation of National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC).

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 Woohoo! The best first weekend of the year is here. Students- get to know IC’s campus and the greater Ithaca Community this weekend. Below is a complete list of events for the weekend. For details  check out the FBW Engage website and follow @icreslife on Instagram for updates on all the fun!

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