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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 2012-2013 academic year.

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Sign up now on Homer for Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival Mini Courses which start after spring break. Here is a listing of the courses.

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That's right, seniors, stay just one more year at IC and "make a difference" by becoming a teacher.

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 Time is running out to order your 100% organic cotton Bomber Bike Initiative T-shirt! 

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 The Society of Professional Journalists has named The Ithacan as a finalist for the 2012 Mark of Excellence Awards for Best All-Around Non-Daily College Newspaper in the Northeast Region and Best Affiliated Newspaper Website in the Northeast Region. The paper is consistently ranked among the top three college newspapers in the Northeast by SPJ.

In addition, senior Aaron Edwards’ story, “No Day But Today,” which appeared in the Oct. 27, 2011, issue of The Ithacan, and junior Taylor Long’s story, “Rhythmic Roots,” which ran Nov. 3, 2011, have been named as finalists in the Feature Writing category.

The winners will be announced at the SPJ Region 1 Spring Conference in Stony Brook, New York, on March 24. Regional winners go on to compete against the winners in the other 11 SPJ regions to compete at the national level in their respective categories.

The Eastern Region NATS Regional Conference was held Friday, March 2 – Sunday, March 4, 2012 at West Chester University in West Chester, Pennsylvania. Six School of Music students placed in at the conference. 

School of Music student winner included:

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Do you spend weeks each spring eagerly anticipating your income tax refund? When the money finally comes in, is it gone tomorrow?

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If you answered “YES” then you need to apply for a job with Campus Center & Event Services. We are NOW HIRING for a variety of summer only and Fall 2012 positions. Check us out today!

Stay connected to the people who know how to plan great events.  Find us on Facebook (keywords: Campus Center & Event Services).

Today is the Last Day!!!!!

Contributed by Theresa Johnson on 03/08/12 

Complete list of all registered Student Organizations! If your organization is not on this list, you are not registered.

 Take advantage of the last opportunity for the academic year 2011-2012 to register your student organization. The registration process will officially close March 9th. All steps must be completed by March 9th.


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March is National Nutrition Month, and Ithaca Dining Services is celebrating by providing you with tips to eat healthier on campus!

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Special discounted Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival passes for the films and events at Cinemapolis are available at the Ithaca College bookstore for ONLY $20 for Ithaca College students.  

That's a deal you can't refuse:  five FLEFF films, five guest film directors, four bucks a film. Live, embodied, and on the big screen at the best multiplex art cinema in the United States.

Cheaper than a Netflix subscription,  an iPad or your monthly cellphone bill....

FLEFF:  A Different Environment

The fitness Center will be closing at 2:00pm on Friday 3/9. We will be CLOSED on Monday 3/12, and will have reduced hours for the remainder of Spring break. For the most up to date Fitness Center information please follow us on Twitter @ICFitnessCenter or "Like" the IC Fitness Center page on Facebook.

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

Join us as we end our first 13-week round together. We have 3 more rounds to go to complete 2012. Round 2 is April 3rd to June 25th. What would you like to accomplish by that time? Maybe the amazing Weight Watchers team right here on campus can help.

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Assistant Professor Nick Kowalczyk of the Writing Department appeared this week on a New Hampshire Public Radio show titled "Word of Mouth." Professor Kowalczyk was interviewed about the subculture of historical reenactors and a creative nonfiction piece called "Embedded with the Reenactors" that he recently published on

To listen to the interview, click here:


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Take a look at OUCH!, a monthly security awareness newsletter from SANS:

The March issue of OUCH! explains the Dos and Don'ts of using email.

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Ithaca College has announced the appointment of Linda Petrosino as the new dean of the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance. Petrosino — who holds both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in speech pathology from Ithaca College — has served since 2002 as dean of the College of Health and Human Services at Bowling Green State University in Ohio.

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 The first movement of "Three Chagall Paintings for Guitar and Electronics" by Assistant Professor of Music Theory Peter Silberman was performed by guitarist Anton Machleder at Monroe Community College in Rochester on Tuesday, March 6.

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The Sakai-atrist is IN over Spring Break! If you are comfortable with the basics of Sakai and are looking for new, creative, and easier ways of using it in your courses, the CET is offering advanced topics led by IC's Sakai administrator, Mary Jo Watts.  The sessions are in a demonstration/discussion format and take place in the CET (Job 102). 

Google & Sakai  

  • Embedding YouTube videos, Google Calendars, Google Docs & Google Maps in your Sakai site  
  • Building a bibliography with Google Scholar in Resources
  • Subscribing to a Blogger feed

 Friday, March 9, 2:00-3:00 pm register  

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Seven members of the Ithaca men's swimming & diving team have earned invitations to participate in the NCAA Division III Men's Swimming & Diving Championships, which will be held March 21-24 at the IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Ind. Six swimmers and a diver will represent Ithaca in the championship meet.All seven members of the team are competing for the first time at the national meet.

Official Psych Sheet

NCAA Championship Meet Information

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Five members of the Ithaca women's swimming & diving team have earned qualification to the NCAA Division III Women's Swimming & Diving Championships, which will be held March 21-24 at the IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Ind. Four swimmers and a diver will represent Ithaca in the championship meet. The Bombers have finished 21st or higher in each of the last four seasons.

Official Psych Sheet | NCAA Championship Meet Information

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