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 50 years after Eisenhower coined the term “military-industrial complex,” Buzzsaw magazine, Ithaca College’s alternative magazine, dives into the topic with a special issue and a week of events to explore the many facets of militarization. "The Militarization Issue" will be distributed on Thursday, March 2, and a week of exciting events will follow, beginning on March 7. With this dynamic event series, we aim to bring the discussion about war, the military and its presence in our daily lives beyond the pages of the magazine.

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This is a friendly reminder to students living on campus that all Residence Halls, except for Terrace 03, the Circle Apartments, and the Garden Apartments, will be closed for Spring Break beginning at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Saturday, March 12, 2011. Closed Residence Halls will not reopen until 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Sunday, March 20, 2011, and residents will not be authorized to return early for any reason.

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   “I met the cutest guy last night at SAB Open Mic. He asked me out to the next SAB event!” –Kloe

Want to witness Kloe’s date, or have a great time of your own? Come to some of SAB’s future events!

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 Harry Potter 7 Showing

Contributed by Lilly Miller on 02/22/11 

 Yeah, that's right. It's not even on DVD yet. 

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Want to study school reform in the center of educational change in the U.S.?

Professor Peter Martin, Department of Education, is planning a one-week, one-credit summer course in Washington, DC that will focus on urban educational reform initiatives.

Email Professor Martin for more information and to register for this 1-credit study away program to Washington, D.C.

Tuition is $1,008 and includes four nights of lodging and metro travel while in DC. Undergraduate and graduate credits are available.

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Society of Professional Journalists is hosting Jill Agostino of the New York Times as a speaker on February 28th in Park 220 at 7 p.m.  All are welcome to attend!

1986 Alumni from Ithaca College, Agostino started in sports on a small local paper in upstate New York. She worked at Newsday for two years, as well as the Daily News for 7 months before finding her home at the Times as sports editor and then working her way to online editor. Currently working with contributing zoned pages of the NYT to diverse cities throughout the nation, Agostino is a leading alumni in the journalism field.


Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations are asked to please contact We ask that requests for accommodations please be made as soon as possible. 

What: 1st (of two) Relay For Life Team Captains' Meeting

When: TONIGHT - Wednesday, February 23rd from 6:00-7:00pm

Where: Textor 101

Free food?  PIZZA!

Free gifts?  You betcha!

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Habitat for Humanity is organizing another spring break trip to Advocacy in Albany this year. You don't have to be a member of Habitat to participate! This program is perfect for those interested in policy studies.

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Bring extra change to help out Habitat while you wait in line for Ithacapella!

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Wednesday February 23th, 2011

Ithaca Falls Room, 2nd floor, Campus Center 

Noon - 12:50pm

Launch Your Semester With Focus, Optimism, and Joy

with Vatsav Raman, of the Art of Living Club, Cornell University

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The Wellness Wednesday series has undergone some revisions to its original schedule. 

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Power Shift (April 15-18) is a massive youth environmental activism conference in Washington, DC that will feature rallies, concerts, workshops and more.

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SGA Weekly Updates!

Contributed by Julia Dunn on 02/22/11 

Hey IC!

  • Glad to have you back here for another weekly update!
  • This week Leana Testani, our new junior class senator, has been named senator of the week!
  • In other news we discussed at length a presentation by L.I.P.S. that was presented to us two weeks ago and decided to ask them to return with a formal proposal and more information.
  • Park School Senator Rob Flaherty is taking parking concerns seriously, if you have any concerns about parking on campus or suggestions at all email him at
  • We are also proud to announce a free HIV testing day hosted by the health center on February 25, next friday. The Center for Health Promotion will offer two and a half hours of free walk-ins for students to get tested and the test altogether takes about twenty minutes so please take this opportunity to be proactive about your health!


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Hi Fashion Studios is looking for a photographer to photograph the Strangers into the Night Fashion Show on Monday, February 28th from 6 pm to 9:30 pm.

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Are there lab computers, eClassroom computers or network printers in your area scheduled for replacement this summer under the Technology Renewal Program?

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Want to win some movie tickets?

Contributed by Alison Bowman on 02/22/11 

We would like to invite all faculty and staff to attend the “IC Benefits Experience” to be held on Thursday, March 3rd in Emerson Suites to learn and interact around the topic of benefits provided to IC employees.

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 Senior Gift Updates!!!!!

Contributed by Nicole McAdoo on 02/22/11 

Did you know it just takes 5? 

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Participation in the Ithaca in Washington, DC Program is an excellent way for you to make a difference in any field.

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Executive Producer Bill Carraro '81 and the Park School of Communications invite you to a FREE SNEAK-PEAK screening of “The Adjustment Bureau,” starring Matt Damon and Emily Blunt. Bill Carraro will be on hand after the screening to talk about his film and answer your questions.

Tuesday, March 1
Regal Cinemas

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Working in the nonprofit sector or a government agency can be rewarding for many reasons, regardless of your profession.  Learn about the variety of career options and types of organizations that exist!

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