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Do you want to learn more about the fracking controversy?  Join us in the Handwerker Gallery at 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 7, for “Reading through the Lines on Fracking:  Critical Understanding of Media Messages.”  Maura Stephens, associate director of the Park Center for Independent Media, will lead the discussion.

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Seeking Male and Female Actors for

Spanish Language Play,

“El eterno femenino” by Rosario Castellanos

Auditions will be held:

 Tues. 12/7 & Thurs. 12/9 12:10-1pm  Williams 224

Wednesday 12/8

4-5:15   Williams 323



Contact Annette Levine for more information and a copy of the script:


The Center for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) has been re-accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services, Inc.

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Applications are now available for Spring 2011 Personal Trainers.

Know a lot about fitness? Then we have the perfect job for you!

The fitness center is currently accepting applications for Personal Trainers for the Spring 2011 semester! To pick up an application visit the front desk at the fitness center, download an application at (employment/personal training), or stop by the personal training office for more information. Submit your application as soon as possible, the deadline is Friday, December 10th by 4 PM.

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“Shooting the Messenger/ اطلاق النار على صاحب رسالة” is a student documentary created by Katie Zimmerman, Kaitlyn Rich and Amy Born, featuring interviews with Iraqi translators and interpreters employed by the United States.

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Kristyn Lingenfelter, Assistant Registrar for Student Services and Lorie Holmes-VanDusen, Associate Registrar, presented on the topic of “Student Services in the Age of Entitlement” at the 2010 MSACROA (Middle States Association of Registrars and Offices of Admission) conference in Hershey, Pennsylvania on Tuesday, November 30.  Their presentation was attended by more than 70 participants and they have been asked to present on the topic again at next year’s conference in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

The Ithaca College Bookstore is clearing out the retired patterns and styles.

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The best holiday gifts are those that come from the heart! A Blood donation with the American Red Cross is the perfect gift this holiday season. By donating blood, your heart, your wallet and an extremely  grateful stranger will be eternally grateful.

Wednesday December 8th from 10:00 to 5:00pm is your last chance to give the gift of life to your community. this Holiday Season. Stop by the sign up table in campus center, or call 1-800-RED-Cross to make an appointment now. See you at the Blood Drive On December 8th if you want to just drop by and donate.

 IC PT Club Helping Hands!

Contributed by Justine Picciano on 12/03/10 

Feeling stressed about finals?? Do you have a lot of tension in your neck, back, hands or shoulders?? Come relax and relieve some stress at IC PT club's Helping Hands fundraiser!

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Due to various year-end campus events, there will NOT be an Open Faculty Lunch with Interim Provost Woodward on the following dates: December 9th, 16th, and 23rd. 

These lunches will resume next semester beginning February 3, 2011. Please join him at noon in the Six Mile Creek Room in the Campus Center.  Bring your lunch, questions, and ideas for an open conversation.


The Ithaca College/Longview Intergenerational Choir will perform in concert on Monday, December 6, in Hockett Family Recital Hall at 6:45 p.m.


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(Submitted on behalf of Samarra Mbenga, leader of the Weight Watchers At Work program at Ithaca College)

Do you have December 7th marked in your calendar?
Come and get a jump on the New Year's Resolution Rush.  

Consider joining your successful Weight Watchers Ithaca College At Work Series. Be one of the first to lose on Weight Watchers NEW PointsPlus™ Program. You will receive the tools that will allow you a simple and even more flexible way to lose, maintain and succeed!

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Contributed by Linda Uhll on 12/03/10 

The large number of students using test accommodations through Student Disability Services during finals week necessitates careful planning for adequate test space, proctors, readers, scribes, and to ensure test security.


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Just a reminder that you are cordially invited to attend a reception to celebrate the accomplishments of our December 2010 graduates on Sunday, December 12th from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Emerson Suites of Phillips Hall. This reception will give you an opportunity to interact with the graduates and their families. President Tom Rochon will be there to address our graduates and guests; there will be remarks by Danielle Giserman, Senior Class President; Dr. Tanya Saunders, Dean of Interdisciplinary and International Studies, is the keynote speaker; and Gretchen Van Valen, Director of Alumni Relations, will welcome the graduates as new alums. Hors d’oeuvres will be available.  I hope to see you there.  If you can attend, please RSVP by e-mail to or call 274-3374.

Please join IC Symphony & Chamber Orchestras for concert performances Friday & Saturday, December 3-4, at 8:15pm in Ford Hall.

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By September 2012, Sakai will become the new online course management system for Ithaca College, replacing Blackboard. Info sessions are being held this week:

  • Tuesday Dec. 7, 12:10 - 1 pm in Textor 101
  • Wednesday Dec. 8, 3 - 4 pm in Iger Lecture Hall in the Whalen Center
  • Thursday Dec. 9, 12:10 - 1 pm in Business 103

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Bookstore Textbook Buyback

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The Biology Department is searching for Microbiologist.

Come and learn about his research and plans.  Everyone is welcome to attend!

“Pathogenesis and Immunity to Chlamydia:
An Evolutionary Stalemate”

CNS 112
4:00 p.m.

Biology Department Seminar Series

Refreshments will be served beforehand in the first floor lobby.
Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages -- reuse, reduce, recycle!

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

On December 5th from 7 to 9 PM in IC Square stop on by and get FREE samples from some of your favorite take out restaurants. Brought to you by the SGA Class of 2013... hope to see you there!

Insomnia Cookies
Rogan's Corner
Wings Over Ithaca
Jade Garden

Please contact Susannah Faulkner at for special needs or accommodations.

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