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This is a call to see if enough interested faculty/staff are available for one more Pathways training before finals.

Attend a Pathways training to learn crisis response skills before you need them!  Don't wait until it's too late to learn how to identify and respond to a student who might be experiencing distress.  Taught by staff of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), Pathways will prepare you to confidently identify and respond to someone believed to be at risk for experiencing a crisis.

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Trouble getting into a photography class?  Want to learn to make great pictures?

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Join us for an evening of inspiration, humor and mayhem with “The Metal Cowboy”, Joe Kurmaskie, on Thursday, November 18th. “The Metal Cowboy” will entertain his audience at 7:00PM in Textor Hall Room 101.

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IC After Dark is a student organization providing free late night entertainment for the campus community.

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Join SAB at 8:00 on December 1st, 2010 for an Open Mic Night, featuring Brooklyn indie band Mon Khmer!

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James Pfrehm (Modern Languages) has published an article in The Language Educator, entitled "Clarity in Expectations Still Crucial even in Technology Age."

CSTEP Wants You!

Contributed by Orlando Kittrell on 11/17/10 

Are you a New York State resident worried about how to pay for graduate school exams, Kaplan test preparation courses, graduate school applications, and student conferences? 

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Hungry? They are too. 

Did you know that one in nearly seven people go hungry? Out of the world population of 6.7 billion, 925 million people suffer from starvation and the health complications that follow.

There IS enough food to feed everyone in the entire world. Let’s share it.

 

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From Native American cultural ceremonies to the impact of recent legislation in Arizona, this course takes an interdiciplinary approach to learning in the diverse southwest.

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 Interested in a Free Cruise?

Contributed by Steven Mauk on 11/17/10 

This is a reminder about the opportunity for current and retired Ithaca College faculty and staff to participate in the Royal Caribbean International Enrichment Program, and SAIL FOR FREE. Participants will present 4-5 lectures during the entire cruise and in return receive a free cabin with meals for two persons.

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On the Spot Recognition

Contributed by Jane Ray on 11/17/10 

Less than 60 seconds. That’s all it takes to make someone’s day, using on-the-spot recognition. The next time you notice an employee doing something right, immediately follow these four simple steps:

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Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Native American Month Identity Panel has been moved to November 29th, 2010 at 7pm in the Clark Lounge (Campus Center).

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As the fall semester comes to an end, some of you may have an expected or unexpected vacancy in your room, suite or apartment.   Whether you anticipate a vacancy or not, the Office of Residential Life strongly recommends that you complete a vacancy form indicating the individual you would like to pull into your room in the event that a space opens.

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Cory Young, Assistant Professor of Communication Management and Design in the Department of Strategic Communication, and Amy Becker-George, Adjunct Professor in the Department of Strategic Communication and Program & Sales Manager CNYAHEC, co-presented a paper on mentoring. 

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FREE Clothing and Gift Swap!

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Come and learn about your rights and the rights of others in the workplace!

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Thanksgiving break is coming up soon, which everyone is excited about!  Please take time to think about someone who has done great things this month or a program that was put on that was very successful as a result of the work of those who organized the program!  November OTM nominations are due December 1st to nrhh@ithaca.edu, so please nominate someone who you are thankful for in November!

 

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Do you wish that you could utilize your kitchen to cook a meal, but you haven’t been able to find pots and pans?  This is no longer a problem!  Pots and pans are available in the Eastman Area Office and the Terrace 7 Area Office to be checked out!

 

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 Ithaca College will be hosting a screening of the documentary “Slingshot Hip Hop,” as well as a live performance by DAM, the first and leading Palestinian hip-hop group in Israel, from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17 in the Park Auditorium. At 8 p.m., there will also be a Q & A panel with the members of DAM and “Slingshot Hip Hop” producer Jackie Reem Salloum. The event is free and open to the public.

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CONCERT FOR A CURE IS TOMORROW!

Contributed by Bailey Reagan on 11/16/10 

You spend $3 on a Starbuck’s coffee.
You spend $3 on Ameritalia or Sammy’s pizza.
Why not spend $3 on something that makes a difference?

Put your $3 towards Concert for a Cure!

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