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The Princeton Review is happy to announce they are bringing their Twitter Giveaway Week to the Ithaca community!

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Career Services offers a variety of workshops to help you build your skills in key areas of  your career development.  Our next offering is on successful networking.

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The Ithacan Wins Again

Contributed by Michael Serino on 03/21/11 

 The Ithacan reaffirmed its status in the forefront of college journalism at the spring National College Media Convention in New York City last weekend.

The Ithacan Online, the Ithacan's website, was presented with a 2011 Silver Online Crown for overall excellence by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. The Crown Awards are the CSPA’s top honor. The Ithacan was the only weekly publication in the country to win a Crown Award in any category this year.

In addition, at the convention’s closing ceremony, The Ithacan Online walked away with the Apple Award for first place in the Best in Show competition. The Ithacan’s print edition won second place in the Best in Show competition as well.

Still need a natural science requirement? Want to get one out of the way? This summer IC is offering two courses that could do just that...

ANTH 10300 Biological Anthropology -- ONLINE in Summer I

BIOL 11500 Essentials of Biology -- ONLINE in Summer II

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Career Services offers a variety of workshops to help you build your skills in key areas of  your career development.  Our next offering is on successful interviewing.

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Yes, an entire course dedicated to the best science fiction series of all time.

Battlestar Galactica: Political Truth or Science Fiction is being taught online this summer by IC professors Katharine Kittredge (Dept of English) and Chip Gagnon (Dept of Politics).

Visit the BG course site for more information.

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 SAB Events Left in March

Contributed by Lilly Miller on 03/21/11 

 Get excited...

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Spots Still Available...

Contributed by Jenny Pickett on 03/21/11 

The NCUR conference is right around the corner.

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Public Viewing Night, Friday, March 25th from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


You are invited to join the Ithaca College Department of Physics for a Public Viewing of the night sky at the Clinton B. Ford Observatory Friday, March 25th from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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Is graduate school in your future? If so, come learn more at this years NCUR Graduate and Professional Studies Fair which is being held in conjuction with the NCUR Conference.

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Please join the Physics Department Monday, March 21, 2011 from 
7:30 PM – 10:00 PM in Emerson Suites for a talk with Gavin Schmidt,
a climate modeller at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies 
in New York and co-author of "Climate Change: Picturing the 
Science" published by W. W. Norton (2009).

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 Please join us this Thursday at 12:10 in Textor 103 for what promises to be an informative and eye-opening discussion.

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Sign up for the chance to rule the playground!

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Burnout: Rising from the Ashes

Contributed by Mara Alper on 03/20/11 

Fri. March 25

12 – 1:30 p.m.

Business 301

We all experience burn out at one time or another. The trick is to acknowledge it and know how to revitalize your energy. This facilitated discussion will explore ideas for developing resiliency, balancing varied aspects of your life, understanding perfectionism and finding ways to align your values and activities so you are energized rather than depleted. Faculty, staff and administrators welcome.

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Wednesday March 23rd, 2011

Ithaca Falls Room, 2nd floor, Campus Center 

Noon - 12:50pm

How To Jump-Start Your Career While You're Still In College

with John Bradac, Director, Career Services

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The following courses beginning this week still have seats available. Sign up on HOMER. Courses are pass/fail and one credit liberal arts courses. [Please note that Garbage, Oil, and Other Dirty Stuff will have its first class meeting this Wednesday, not Monday.]

The three courses available are:

* Garbage, Oil, and Other Dirty Stuff: Environment, Commodities, and Film in the Americas
* Tying Story to Environment: The Checkpoint as Drama
* Checkpoint: Can Games Change the World

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Interested in recertifying your CPR/AED or Lifeguarding before the summer job opportunities?  There will be a recertification challenge from 2:00 - 8:00pm on Wednesday March 30 OR Tuesday April 12th in the Hill Center pool. The cost is $55 for lifeguarding, $30 for CPR.                          

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Seniors, did you forget

Contributed by Alyssa Cooper on 03/20/11 

Make sure to RSVP to Toast to Twenty Eleven

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The Ithaca College Environmental Society (ICES) will be hosting a meeting this Thursday, March 24th at 6pm in Textor 101 to discuss our plans for Power Shift 2011.  We'll be talking logistics at this important meeting, so everyone who will be going to the conference or who is interested in going is STRONGLY urged to attend!

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At a recent luncheon, the Division of Student Affairs and Campus Life recognized a number of faculty for their collaborative partnership and their work in helping Student Affairs and Campus Life achieve its mission of fostering the comprehensive growth of students, their academic success, and community development by providing learning opportunities and experiences as well as essential services for all members of the College community.

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