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The Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity would like to invite all faculty, staff, and students to attend this performance on Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at 6:45p.m. in Emerson Suites, Egbert Hall. Parking is limited so please arrive early.

Opening DJ: DJ Cappel 

Tickets are free but are required for admission. Call 607.274.1056 or email to get or reserve your tickets.

For more information on DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid, DJ Cappel, or our discussion series visit,,

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The members of the First-Year Experience Coordinating Committee would like to invite all first-year students to attend a series of events designed to highlight the wonderful speakers, films, athletics and performances that happen on our campus all year long!

Here are the next few FYE Showcase Events:

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Paul D. Miller will be signing books and cds on Wednesday, 3/2/2011 in McHenry Lobby in the Whalen Center for Music from 1-2:00pm and again after the 'iPhone Mania' evening performance in Emerson Suites.

Both books, Rhythm Science and Sound Unbound, are available for sale in the Ithaca College Bookstore as well as at the time of the signing. The cost for Rhythm Science will be $26 and $34.50 for Sound Unbound. The cds vary in price, from $10-$15.00, and will only be available during the signing events.

Please contact the CSCRE with any questions, 607.274.1056 or

Mandatory Informational Meeting

Thursday, March 10
4:00 p.m.
1st Floor Foyer CNS

Meet the professors, learn about their research projects, and get your registration form signed (PDF).

Those unable to attend may make an appointment with appropriate professors.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at 274-3161.  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Blackboard will be unavailable on Friday, March 18, 2011 from 8AM to 5PM while ITS installs updates.  There will be minimal impact on users -- the look and feel will stay the same.

For more information about the Blackboard system at IC, visit the ITS Blackboard support website. Please contact the ITS Helpdesk if you have any questions.

ITS Helpdesk

Do you want to learn more about preparing for your career while helping your peers? Career Services is looking for motivated students who like to help others, to serve as Peer Career Advisors (PCAs) for the 2011-2012 academic year.

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 Meditation Shabbaton

Contributed by Melinda Butler on 03/01/11 

Friday, March 4th to Sunday, March 6th 

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Access the latest issue of "Collective Impacts", the quarterly newsletter of the sustainability initiative at Ithaca College:

Go to the Sustainability at Ithaca website
Scroll to the bottom of the home page under Publications and click on:  
     Collective Impacts Winter 2011 Vol. 5 No. 2

The men's basketball team (20-6) has been chosen for the NCAA Championships and will host a four-team regional at Ben Light Gymnasium Friday and Saturday, March 4 and 5. Elms (20-7) plays Rochester (20-5) at 5:30 p.m. in Friday's first semifinal with the Bombers taking on Massachusetts Institute of Technology (19-8) at 7:30 p.m. The semifinal winners meet Saturday at 7 p.m. in the regional final Ticket prices, as set by the NCAA, are $6 (adults) and $3 (students with ID, children under 12, senior citizens); no complimentary passes will be accepted.

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The review, performed over an hour, will be comprised of everyone's favorite Disney (and non-Disney!) songs. 

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Neon Dance Party

Contributed by Geoffrey Presor on 03/01/11 

The hottest dance party is coming to Ithaca College this Spring! Get ready to be surrounded by blacklights, glowsticks, and blazing beats.

Sponsored by the Ithaca College Ballroom Dance Team and club lights doanted by The Oasis Dance Club- this party is sure to get you moving.


This dance party will take place in the transformed Aerobics Room in the Fitness Center. Doors open at 8:30

Admission is $3 or 2 people for $5! Glow sticks will also be for sale.

Be sure to wear your neon colors to come alive in the light!



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AMA and the WIBN have teamed up to hold a clothing drive for the Women's Opportunity Center at Ithaca.

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Latin American Studies Program Conference at Cornell University 


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Professor Zillah Eisenstein (Politics) has been invited to serve on the new International Advisory Council of ENGENDER, located in Mowbray, Capetown, South Africa.  

ENGENDER is committed to addressing human rights and conflict resolution in regard to sexes and genders in South Africa and across the world.


Affinity groups are designed to be a safe place where both staff and faculty may speak on common interests and provide an opportunity to seek and support one another.

The Working Parents Affinity Group (WPAG) provides different perspectives on integrating work and our families as working professionals. This group is co-facilitated by two moms who work here on campus and who are interested in developing a resourceful place for other working parents to come together and share with one another based on ideas that YOU provide!!

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You will never get a better deal than this:  a 2011 Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF) pass for $20. 

Translation:  five theatrical screenings with directors and speakers for $4 each.  FLEFF is offering the first 200 passes at $20 to Ithaca College students with I.D. This price is ONLY available at the Ithaca College bookstore.  This offer is valid only for Ithaca College students. Student festival price are regularly $35.


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We will be featuring a different themed photo contest every two weeks for the remainder of the academic year!

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The title of the show is "Comedy in the Cosmos" and features a series of paintings and drawings. A reception will be held on Friday, March 4 from 5:00-8:00pm; wine and refreshments will be served. CTB is located at 203 North Aurora Street.

Student Employees may nominate supervisors whom they feel warrant particular recognition for their performance on the job.

Deadline for Submission is March 10, 2011

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Three sociology students presented their research at the 81st annual meeting of the Eastern Sociological Society on February 26 in Philadelphia.

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