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No Pressure Blood Pressure is a free service provided to the faculty and staff of Ithaca College by the Department of Exercise Science and Athletic Training and the Ithaca College Wellness Clinic.


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Jamila Michener, PhD will speak on Health Equity and Democracy on Monday, Oct . 7 at 7pm in Textor 101.

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The Office of Student Engagement is looking for people to submit SLI presentation topics for Block II workshops through IC Engage!

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The Ithaca College community is invited to gather in remembrance of Kelly Perkins, the daughter of longtime Ithaca College employees Enoch and Debbie Perkins, who passed away unexpectedly on March 4, 2019.  Kelly was a vibrant first year student studying to become a physical education teacher, and was an employee with both the Office of Public Safety and Residential Life.

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 Learn how to research publicly traded companies using a wide variety of business and news databases. Discover how to find SWOT reports, market share, competitors and company documents.

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As mentioned in an earlier Intercom announcement, the Provost’s Task Force on ICC Revision is being convened shortly, and part of their work will include—when appropriate—requesting that additional IC community members serve on subcommittees of the Task Force or offer consultative expertise to the Task Force. Toward that end, we are requesting self-nominations of individuals willing to be added to a pool of faculty, staff, students, and administrators who might be called upon for this type of work.

If you are passionate about the Integrative Core Curriculum (ICC), interested in helping to inform program revision proposals, and willing to be called upon if needed by the Task Force, please complete the Qualtrics survey linked here to indicate the areas in which you would be particularly interested in serving.

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Join the Handwerker Gallery in welcoming Dr. Neyran Turan, Assistant Professor of Architecture (University of California–Berkeley) for her lecture, "Architecture as Measure," on Thursday October 10 at 6:00pm in the Handwerker Gallery. 

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Dear Campus Community, 

When Howard and Connie Clery advocated for transparency on college campuses after the loss of their daughter, Jeanne, in 1986, they did so to prevent other families from experiencing similar grief and pain. Through their tireless advocacy at the local, state and national levels, the Clery family called for campuses across the United States to publically disclose crime statistics and various campus safety policies and procedures. The evolution of the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, also known as the Clery Act, has inspired campuses to build and establish partnerships between disciplines to enhance the safety and security for all members of the campus community. 

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Janet Galván, Director of Choral Activities prepared the Ithaca College Choir for a collaboration between Opera Ithaca and the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra.

The Ithaca College Choir served as the chorus for the performances, covering full chorus parts as well as smaller choruses and small roles.  This was a major community event bringing together the two organizations named above as well as Ithaca College and the Community School Of Music and Arts. There were two performances, one on Saturday, September 28, and one on Sunday, September 29.



Staff Council and the J.J. Staff Scholar Award Committee would like to congratulate Amanda Walrad, Communication Management & Design major and an employee in the Office of Residential Life, who is a recipient of the award this semester!  

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 As part of Ithaca College’s commitment to undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity, support will be provided for 20 student scholars at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) to be held March 26-28, 2020 at Montana State University

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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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When:  Thursday, October 3, 2019, 12:00-1:00 pm (lunch provided)
Where:  Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett
Register here

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Public Safety Goes Pink!

Contributed by Crystal Young on 10/01/19 

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As many of you know, October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This year, to again show our support for the cause, the Ithaca College Office of Public Safety will be helping to raise awareness across campus. You will see the OPS staff wearing Pink Badges or Pink Ribbon Pins, along with the Student Auxiliary Safety Patrol wearing Pink Hoodies or hats, to show support for breast cancer patients, survivors, and victims.

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Dr. Ablard presented via Skype "The Hidden History of the Participation of Mental Health Professionals in the Argentine Process of National Reorganization (1976-1983)" at the Journée d'Etudes Internationale: : La santé dans les Amériques au prisme des sciences sociales hosted by the Université de Rouen (France). 

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Dear, Campus Community:

The Strategic Plan Implementation Design Team is excited to announce that the window is now officially open for faculty, staff, and students to volunteer (or nominate someone great) to help launch the first-year implementation of our strategic plan, Ithaca Forever, by serving as a goal co-chair or a member of an objective-focused action group.

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On October 3rd at 6 pm, the Tompkins County Library will host a discussion facilitated by LGBT Center director Luca Maurer, in the BorgWarner Room as part of the library's community read initiative.

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On the third Wednesday of each month from 12 pm - 3 pm, you're invited to bring your Ithaca College owned laptop to the Information Technology Service Desk located in Job 104 for a 'health check' and 'tune up'.  Enjoy light refreshments as the IT team ensures your laptop is secure, operating efficiently and provides insight into best practices / tips and tricks that will enhance your computing experience.   We look forward to seeing you there!

The IT Service Desk Team

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Happening this week in the School of Music - come hear some concerts!

Full events calendar found here

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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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