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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is pleased to announce that applications for the 2011 Alternative Spring Break Program are now being accepted!

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Three contributors to the book “Keep Your Wives Away From Them: Orthodox Women, Unorthodox Desires” will give a free public reading at Ithaca College on Thursday, Oct. 28. The program will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall, and it is free and open to the public.

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This is a three-credit elective open to students in all majors in the spring semester.

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Contributed by Coty Wardwell on 10/21/10 

What: Colleges Against Cancer is hosting the annual Pink Ribbon Ball for breast cancer awareness.
When: Thursday, October 21st, 8:00 - 11:00pm (TONIGHT!)
Where: Mondo Gym, Fitness Center, Ithaca College

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The 2010 Family Weekend will be held October 29-31. A full listing of events for the weekend is available online:

Students whose parents are attending can pick up their registration materials in the north foyer of Phillips Hall beginning at 11:00 on Friday.  Please bring your ID.

Students whose parents are unable to attend are welcome to attend any non-ticketed events. Students who would like to attend ticketed events can stop by the registration area in the north foyer of Phillips Hall beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Friday to check on ticket availability.   

Faculty and staff are encouraged to attend as many of the non-ticketed events as you would like. Bring your family as well. (Ticketed events have limited seating reserved for students' families, although seats may be available at show time.)

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Vivian Bruce Conger, History Department, presented a paper entitled
"Deborah Read Franklin and Sally Franklin Bache: An Intergenerational
Exploration into the Gendered Nature of Politics, Consumer Culture, and
the Household," at the Pennsylvania Historical Association annual
meeting held at Susquehanna University October 14-16, 2010.


Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) History Month is almost over. The final videos highlighting different historical figures will air on the LGBT Center website in the coming days. Visit the LGBT Center website's GLBT History Month Featured Videos section to find a new video each day during October.

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The Jostens representative will be at the Bookstore on October 28th and 29th from 10am until 3pm to accept Faculty fine quality regalia orders. 

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Join Leadership Enterprise for Achievement and Diversity in Education and the Paul Schreurs Memorial Program at the Ithaca Youth Bureau in helping ALANA students successfully prepare for college.

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Regardless of how near or far away from retirement you are right now, you are encouraged to attend an Emeriti Informational Session on November 8, 2010. Please mark the date on your calendar!

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This notice provides information about Ithaca College’s compliance with the Health Care Reform legislation and outlines what you need to do to ensure timely coverage for your adult children as well as any other dependents you may want to add to your coverage during re-enrollment.

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This qualitative research study explores the lives of undergraduate music education students and the tensions they experience while learning to become professional music educators.

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And YOU could be the lucky winner of an Apple iPad!! ----> It's THAT easy!!

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!

After a successful year last year, we're happy to announce our NEW line-up of FYE featured events!  Here are our next few featured events:

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The search committee for the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs position is pleased to announce that three finalist candidates will be on campus for interviews over the next several weeks. 

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Monday October 25, 7-9 p.m., Textor 102

“Meditations on a Bullet”

Dr. Noam Ostrander, Assistant Professor in the MSW Program in Social Work at DePaul University, will present his research on constructions of identity, masculinity, race, sexuality, and self among former gang members, primarily African American and Latino, on Chicago’s West Side, who live with violently acquired spinal cord injuries. Dr. Ostrander’s scholarship pulls together complicated issues of intersections of identity, the roles of race and masculinity in shaping or obstructing disability identity, and the powerful life stories of these men. Dr. Ostrander has co-edited a collection of essays on disability and performance, as well as publishing in major journals in the social sciences.

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Christianne Enos '11, an integrated marketing communications major, was selected as the 2010 Most Outstanding AAF Stickell Intern. Previously selected as the most outstanding member of Ithaca College's student chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF), Christianne was chosen for this honor from the top 15 AAF students in the U.S. who also received the 2010 AAF Stickell 2010 Internship.

In addition, Christianne was invited to join the Stickell Advisory Board for a one-year term as a student representative, and will be attending the AAF National Convention in San Diego to participate in the annual board meeting.

“It is an honor to be recognized by such a prestigious organization. The Stickell Internship Program was a wonderful experience this summer," said Christianne.

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Thursday October 21 “Universal Design” 12:10-1:00 p.m., Textor 102

Pat Walsh, Residence Director, Terraces 1-4, will do a lunchtime presentation/workshop on Universal Design.

October is Disability Awareness Month and we have put together some exciting programming to celebrate this part of our human diversity. Disability Awareness Month is sponsored by the Diversity Awareness Committee. We invite you to attend these events!

This event is free to the campus. Individuals with disabilities requiring accomodations should contact Bruce Henderson in the department of Speech Communication at We ask that requests for accomodations be made as soon as possible.

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 writing a great resume.

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Ithaca College Teatro presents:


I Don’t Need to Show You No Stinking Badges!

by special arrangement with Author Luis Valdez

Friday, October 22nd and Saturday, October 23rd, 2010

7:00 PM

Beeler Hall (3104) Music Building

Free and Open to the Public!


Emilio Zurita, Director

Melody Zayas-Peña, Producer



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Have something to get off your chest? Write it down, get creative, and drop it in one of the IC Secrets drop boxes. Then see you secret posted on bulletin boards and other various locations on campus!

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