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The Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus suite of products are now available to the campus community via the following options:

  • New self-service installation options are available for college-owned computers
  • Starting this Spring all technology renewal computers will come with Office 365 ProPlus
  • Office 365 ProPlus will be installed in all lab and classroom computers in the Summer 2020 (Office 365 ProPlus is fully backwards compatible with the current version installed in the lab and classrooms)

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We want to thank everyone for their patience through the transition to our new timecards. Today (01/10/2020) the first bi-weekly pay processed through IC HR Cloud and we wanted to share information regarding your payslip: 

  • Your payslip is now viewable in IC HR Cloud by using the Pay app, then clicking on Payslips. As we progress throughout the year, you will be able to navigate to older payslips. Payslips for 2019 are still available in Parnassus.  Your 2019 W-2 will also be available in Parnassus later this month.
  • Payslips include deductions and other details that are important, and employees are encouraged to review their payslips regularly.

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We are thrilled to announce the roll-out of Oracle Recruiting Cloud (ORC), our new recruitment and employment module in IC HR Cloud. Effective January 23, 2020, we will be transitioning from PeopleAdmin to ORC. In preparation for this transition, we wanted to share the following information regarding faculty, staff, and student job postings: 

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Start off 2020 right and help keep your financial goals on track with TIAA’s live webinars. Reserve your spot today.   Schedule online

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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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Submitted on behalf of Kevin Perry, Associate Director of New Student & Transition Programs

The Office of New Student & Transition Programs is thrilled to share the official 2019 Fall Orientation Assessment Report and would like to, again, thank all of our wonderful campus partners for bringing this program to life! This program would not have been possible without all of your hard work and collaboration, and it does not go unnoticed. 

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 The All-College Gathering will be at the Campus Center, in Emerson Suites, from 12:10 – 1:05 p.m., on Tuesday, January 28.  You are welcome to arrive as early as 11:45 for light refreshments and an opportunity to catch up with friends and colleagues.

 There will be time for questions at the end of the meeting, which can be asked in person, either by writing your question down on a piece of paper or by using one of the provided microphones. If you prefer to submit your question in advance online, you can fill out this brief form

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Tune in to WSKG Classical on Saturday January 11 to hear the IC Wind Ensemble's December concert!

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A 5-person panel of the National Advertising Review Board (NARB) determined that Guthy-Renker LLC has supported certain express performance and ingredient claims, before-and-after photo comparisons, an expert opinion, and a celebrity endorsement for its Crepe Erase® Anti-Aging Body Care Treatment System. The NARB panel also recommended that the advertiser make sure that all before-and-after photo comparisons illustrating the performance of Crepe Erase are accompanied by a clear and conspicuous disclosure indicating the duration of product use.

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In collaboration with Susan Kinne and community members in Sabana Grande, Nicaragua, Smith co-wrote "Paths to Empowerment: A Case Study of Local Sustainability from Nicaragua" for Global Champions of Sustainable Development,  (Routledge 2020).    

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In order to implement a critical software update, the Ithaca College website ( will be put into read-only mode Thursday, January 9 from 12am to 1am. The website will be online but content authors will not be able to make changes.

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The Ithaca College men’s and women’s basketball teams have returned to campus and will be hosting three different Liberty League doubleheaders over the next week at Ben Light Gymnasium inside Hill Center. Faculty and staff members on campus, as well as students who have come back to Ithaca early, are invited to attend the following games.

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We are pleased to announce that the Time and Absences App and the Pay App are now available in IC HR Cloud.  What does this mean for the campus community?

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The IC Listening Project: Supporting Student Well-Being

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As announced in the Intercom on Dec 3rd, the Teaching and Learning with Technology team in collaboration with VoiceThread invite you to join us for our second live webinar. These 1-hour interactive webinars were specially designed for Ithaca College instructors. 

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Maggie Wetter, Title IX Deputy Coordinator will be leaving Ithaca College to pursue a wonderful opportunity at SUNY Cortland serving as their Title IX Coordinator. 

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On Saturday, February 1 at 7pm the Department of Theatre Arts senior class will present the 9th Annual “Wheels for Women” Benefit Cabaret. We hope you will come out for a wonderful evening of entertainment while helping to change women’s lives on the other side of the world.

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Ithaca College will hold a shelter-in-place drill for the second floor of Job Hall on the morning of Monday, January 6th. The second floor of Job Hall will be completely closed to the public from 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on that date. Any incoming phone calls to International Programs and Extended Studies, and the Gerontology Institute during that time will be forwarded to voicemail. 

Only the second floor of Job Hall will be involved in the drill. The rest of the building - including Information Technology and the service desk - and the rest of campus will be unaffected. 

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1/6/20 - 1/19/20:

Monday - Thursday: 11:00am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm

Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

We will officially open for the spring semester at Noon on Monday 1/20/19.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Sean Reilley at or (607) 274-3294. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.


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