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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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The Hartford offers a suite of online tools that can help guide benefit-eligible employees through important decisions before a loss, including detailed local funeral home price comparisons, 24/7 assistance with funeral planning, and the only nationwide database of funeral home prices.

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The Center for Faculty Excellence is delighted to welcome Associate Professor Arhlene Flowers to its Faculty in Residence program for the 2020-2021 academic year.  Associate Professor Flowers will work collaboratively with other residents and directors to promote faculty excellence and development.  The specific focus of her work will be, "Best Practices in Experiential Learning in the Classroom: Resources, Opportunities, and Challenges."

The Office of Human Resources would like to invite all faculty and staff to celebrate the New Year and the start of the semester at the Winter Luncheon on January 16th.  

This is a wonderful opportunity for us to welcome one another back to campus prior to the beginning of the spring semester.

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 Join us to celebrate the end of the semester!

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 Join us for an end of semester celebration this Friday!

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Dr. Donathan Brown, Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Studies, and H&S Director of Faculty Diversity and Development, has been awarded a 2018 U.S. Fulbright Specialist Award. Dr. Brown will be housed within the National Institute for Higher Education in Minsk, Belarus, giving lectures and leading workshops to faculty members on topics ranging from academic publishing to teaching diverse students. Dr. Brown was selected for this award through a multi-layer, international review process.

Dr. Brown was also a 2017 U.S. Fulbright Professor to the University of Maribor, in Slovenia, where he taught courses and created curriculum in his area of expertise, race and American public policy.   

Congratulations to Dr. Brown on this prestigious award!  

The Creative Space Gallery welcomes everyone to the opening reception tonight, Friday September 14th 5-7.

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 Join us this Friday for the opening reception and Saturday for the artists talks...

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The start of each semester is a busy time for departments, and student organizations wanting to reserve classrooms for non-academic programming. There can be confusion concerning the process for reserving classrooms leading up to, and during the add/drop period each semester.

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The start of each semester is a busy time for departments, and student organizations wanting to reserve classrooms for non-academic programming. There can be confusion concerning the process for reserving classrooms leading up to, and during the add/drop period each semester.

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Andy Smith presents research on the show, "Tell Me Something I Don't Know".

He was a guest on the show "Tell Me Something I Don't Know", a podcast hosted by Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of Freakonomics. Andy was interviewed about his research on slug glue and its potential for bio-inspired medical adhesives. The episode was called "All about bugs (of the animal and computer varieties)" (episode 32). The episode was aired on Oct.22 and is available at the website  http://tmsidk.com/

 

Come and learn what has been happening in the Biology labs!

Spring 2017 Research Symposium

May 2-4 

CNS 112

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The Fred Kastenbaum PreHealth Award is granted each academic year by the Health Professions Advisory Committee.

Congratulations to this year's recipients!

Reid Garner, Biochemistry B.S. German area studies minor (2018)

“My hope is to complete medical school as a member of the United States Air Force. I have not decided yet whether I want to pursue an MD or an MD-PhD. Through volunteering at both Cayuga Medical Center and at Upstate Medical Center, I have gained more of an interest in Emergency Medicine. I am most interested in Orthopedics and Cardiothoracics.”

Colette Piasecki-Masters, Biology, Honors Program (2018)

“My passion for medicine was ignited when I began my biology curriculum and joined Professor Susan Witherup’s research lab.

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All faculty planning to conduct research or classroom activity involving live vertebrate animals for research and/or teaching must obtain prior approval from the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) before undertaking that activity.  This committee provides federally-mandated oversight of all activities that have a direct impact on the well-being of animals. 

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