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First-Year Experience is looking to hire a Marketing/Communication intern!

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Final Exam Procedures for Faculty

Contributed by Linda Uhll on 11/12/10 

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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Have you re-enrolled for your 2011 medical benefits?

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Ithaca College Theatre will wrap up the calendar year with Paula Vogel’s drama, “How I Learned to Drive.” The show is directed by Wendy Dann and tells the story of Lil’ Bit as she unfolds the secrets of her abusive and unsettling childhood. This show is intended for mature audiences and presents challenging themes.

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More Flu Shot Clinics Scheduled

Contributed by Laura Keefe on 11/12/10 

Help keep your family healthy....get your flu shot before Thanksgiving!!

Open to all STUDENTS; IC Faculty and Staff; Sodexho Dining Service Employees; IC Retirees

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The Reggie Simmons '75 Memorial Award Informational Meeting
Come meet last year's recipients and learn about their experience in Africa
Thursday, Nov. 18
12:10 p.m.
Park 220
Interested students are encouraged (but not required) to attend.

The Reggie Simmons Memorial Award will recognize the extraordinary accomplishments and contributions of Reginald Leigh Simmons, Ph.D. Simmons ’75 devoted his life to the people of Africa and this memorial award will provide the opportunity for two students with majors in the Park School of Communications or politics to follow in Simmons' footsteps.

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Since October 29, over 140 new job & internship opportunities have been posted to eRecruiting.  If you haven't logged on recently, check it out!

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Susan Allen-Gil travelled to Denver with other IC faculty to participate in AASHE's 2010 Conference and Expo. She served on panels and sessions addressing the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference, IC Climate Action Plan implementation, climate education, international sustainability education, and a panel entitled "Is It Time for a Revolution?," again demonstrating Ithaca College's leadership role in addressing climate change and sustainability issues. 


Christianne Enos ’10 and Joann DeLanoy ’10 recently received Advertising Women of New York (AWNY) Scholarship Awards.

Christianne is majoring in Integrated Marketing Communications with minors in Psychology and Sociology. She has completed internships at TBWAChiatDay in Los Angeles, and, most recently, at IBM in Armonk, NY. Her internship at IMB was awarded to Christianne through the AAF Stickell Internship Program, which designated her as one of the top 15 AAF students in the United States.

Joann is an Integrated Marketing Communications major with a minor in International Communications. She has served as a marketing intern at Ashworth Creative in Poughkeepsie, NY, and as a digital intern at Beyond Consultancy in London, UK.

Both students are actively involved with the American Advertising Federation (AAF) chapter on campus.

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Dr. Skott Freedman, Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology
and Audiology, presented a 2-hour workshop on central auditory processing disorder (CAPD)
on November 1st, 2010 at the Cornell Cooperative Extension in downtown Ithaca.

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Dean Diane Gayeski recently published a chapter titled, "Creating and Leading Effective Virtual Teams," in The 2011 Pfeiffer Annual on Consulting (Elaine Biech, editor).

The 2011 Pfeiffer Consulting Annual is a ready-made toolkit of ideas, methods, techniques, and models that assist and support a professional’s work as an internal or external organizational consultant.


Homer, Blackboard, Nova, Pulsar, Memphis and ACE/ARGUS will be unavailable for a 24-hour period over the weekend of 11/19-11/22. The downtime is necessary in order for the storage area network (SAN) disks, which are used to store data and other files, to be upgraded. Each system will be down for approximately 24 hours according to the following schedule:

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The Sustainability Café on Monday, November 15 will feature Bill Shaw speaking on "Redneck Environmental Protection." The Café will be held in the Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 from 4:00-5:00PM. This event is free and open to the public.

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Elizabeth Sheehan, assistant professor in the department of English, delivered a paper at the Modernist Studies Association Conference on Friday, November 12th, 2010, in Victoria, British Columbia.  Her paper was entitled "'Capturing the spirit of the age': F. Scott Fitzgerald's Fashionable Designs," and she presented it as part of a panel whose subject was "Celebrity, Embodiment, and Modern Authorship."

Final Exam Procedures for Faculty

Contributed by Linda Uhll on 11/12/10 

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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Exercise and Sport Sciences faculty Tom Swensen, Gary Sforzo, and Miranda Kaye recently guided six student presentations at the regional meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine.

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Can God exist in a world full of evil, sorrow, and suffering?  Do recent advancements in science make religion unnecessary?  Should there be a separation between Church and State?  If you are seeking the answers to these questions (or if you believe you have figured them out), attend Holy Heretics! and join a friendly, student-led discussion on any topics concerning religion.

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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, so please nominate someone who you are thankful for in November!


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It's not too late to submit an abstract for NCUR 2011*.

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Create a multimedia project to thank the donors of Ithaca College and you could win up to $4,000!*

***1st Prize: $4,000***
2nd Prize: $2,000
3rd Prize: $1,000

To learn more about this contest, you're invited to join us for an informational meeting at one of the following times:

Friday, November 12
4:00 p.m., Park Auditorium

- or -

Tuesday, November 16
7:00 p.m., Park Auditorium

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