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Please join the Department of Occupational Therapy Monday, March 18, 2019 from 9:00am-3:00pm for a day of presentations from our remarkable graduate students on their research projects.

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Please join the Department of Occupational Therapy Monday, March 18, 2019 from 9:00am-3:30pm for a day of presentations from our remarkable graduate students on their research projects!

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Passionate about the future of tech?  Want to share your visions with other students?

We are looking for 4 - 5 Ithaca College students to serve on a student panel about educational technology during the 'noon hour' on the event date (March 21st).  There are no requirements to becoming a panelist - just a love and interest in educational technology!

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On Thursday, March 21st at 10 am in the Klingenstein Lounge join Dr. Tom Garrison as he shares his research in uncovering the past and how the use of technological tools allow us to see what is not immediately visible to the human eye.  Dr. Garrison will also discuss how it is valuable to bring digital spatial analysis into the classroom and its value beyond the study of the past.  Dr. Garrison's work was featured in several publications and on the National Geographic documentary, "Lost Treasures of the Maya Snake King."

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On Thursday, March 21st at 1:10 pm in the Klingenstein Lounge, filmmaker, and 'Immersive Media Explorer' Becky Lane will spearhead a discussion on how Virtual Reality (VR) has been touted as a game-changer in education, and question if it is living up to the hype.  This session explores the state of virtual and augmented reality in 2019 and shows how educators can leverage emerging technologies to improve learning, enhance comprehension, and increase empathy.  Best practices, caveats, current research and how to get started will all be discussed.  

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Ithaca College is pleased to announce a new award for faculty made possible by the generous gift of Gloria Hobbs, Honorary Alumna & Trustee of Ithaca College.

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Summer Grants for Faculty Research are intended to support post-terminal degree scholarly endeavors for full-time continuing Ithaca College faculty and faculty regularly employed on at least a half-time basis. Awards provide $3,350 in compensation for eight weeks or full-time research.  Proposals are due in the Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center, by Friday, February 22. Guidelines and application form may be found at www.ithaca.edu/cfe/research/summer_grants.

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On Thursday, March 21 at 9 AM in the Klingenstein Lounge, Bill Weis a nationally recognized leader in the application of voice activation technology will lead a discussion on how this technology can enhance the quality of life for individuals with neuromuscular / neurological diseases, and spinal cord injuries resulting from accidents, viral infections, and military related injuries.  

You can preview the positive impact that voice activated technology can have on someone’s life through this short video highlighting an incredible story -> https://www.blog.google/outreach-initiatives/accessibility/robbie-iveys-story-how-technology-removes-barriers/

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Monday, February 11
Clark Lounge
4:00-6:00 PM

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The Hartford helps benefit-eligible employees protect their family's future by creating a customized and legally binding online will using a simple but comprehensive online questionnaire. EstateGuidance also provides an online education center and support from a licensed attorney. Additional services include creating living wills and trusts along with guidance about divorce proceedings and durable power of attorney. This is included with our Life coverage.

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Did you know you have access to exclusive savings nationwide on movie tickets, theme parks admissions, top shows and events including Broadway, top attractions and tours in the most popular destinations and exclusive discounts up to 60% off on hotels around the country and around the world?

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Do you have trouble hearing on the telephone?

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Are you interested in learning more about Microsoft Teams, a new organizational communication and collaboration tool, and how it can work with Office 365? The Business Productivity group is providing four upcoming overview sessions that will cover:

  • Teams and how it can transform your group, unit or department
  • Teams and OneDrive integration
  • Teams and online meetings
  • Teams and third-party applications
  • Planner, a lightweight project and task management application that works with Teams
  • Word, Excel and PowerPoint Online

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 The State of the Art Gallery and The Ink Shop Printmaking Center will feature artwork opening this Friday February 1st.

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 The State of the Art Gallery and The Ink Shop Printmaking Center will feature artwork opening this Friday February 1st.

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Nominations for this year's alumni awards close January 31! Nominate an exceptional alum today!

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Long-term Care (LTC) insurance is offered by Ithaca College to help you maintain your lifestyle as you age. You are responsible for paying the full cost of this insurance. It helps to pay for assistance with daily basic activities when you’re dealing with an accident, illness or a chronic condition. Long-term care is the care you may need if you are unable to perform daily activities on your own like eating, bathing, dressing, etc. It is intended to help in times when the unforeseen leaves you with less capacity to do these kinds of daily tasks on your own. It helps to reimburse the expenses you incur for covered long term care services.

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We want to remind you about our partnership with Plum Benefits. Register now, and you’ll have access to exclusive savings and special discounts to theme parks and attractions including the Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Studios®, Las Vegas and New York City shows and performances, Disneyland®, SeaWorld®, Six Flags, and Cirque du Soleil! 

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We hope you will find the following information helpful. It is a reminder of how to get in touch with our benefit plan providers via phone or website. We encourage you to contact our partners directly whenever you have a question about a claim, want to know more about the services they provide, need a new ID card, etc. 

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LifeMart is one of the largest members-only discount shopping websites. It offers discounts of up to 40 percent on millions of products and services. They provide real savings on real life needs. Child care. Senior care. Tuition. Travel. And all those little things in life that can add up. Groceries. Cell phones. The gym. Eating out. School supplies. Whether you’re planning a major purchase like a car, home or vacation, or just want to save on day-to-day essentials, LifeMart is your lifeline.

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