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Samantha Palmer (Biology '06) recently defended her thesis in Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis at Weill Cornell College of Medicine  (

You are invited to meet with her to discuss her experiences in the application process through graduating.

Thursday, February 16
12:10 p.m.
CNS 115

Pizza will be provided.

You are also invited to hear about her research at the Department Seminar Series:

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Are you looking to do something exciting this summer? Consider one of Ithaca College's summer study abroad programs! During summer 2012, we will be running a wide variety of programs across the globe. Summer study abroad is a great way to expand your horizons and satisfy degree requirements without worrying about missing a semester!

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Living Routes is one of Ithaca College's newest affiliated study abroad providers.  They are a unique nonprofit educational organization offering study abroad opportunities focusing on sustainability in Ecovillages around the world.  The Executive Director of Living Routes will be on campus this Thursday, February 16 to share information about these unique study abroad experiences.  He will be holding an information session from 12:10-1:00 p.m. in Friends 207, and will have a table set up in the Campus Center lobby both before and after the session.

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The Ithaca College Chapter of 180 Degrees Consulting is accepting applications for consultants!

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The School of Business is offering a chance to study abroad in China, from May 22 - June 4, where students will have classes in Chinese language, calligraphy, Chinese culture, buisness and economics.

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The Parking Services Office will have a delayed opening on Thursday, February 16th, 2012.

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The Student Employment Office is accepting nominations for Student Employee of the Year and will continue to do so until next Monday, February 20, 2012. All nominations must be completed online and include the the application form and required documentation which can be found at Each department may nominate one student employee.

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Sophia Chawala (2015), and Kelson Goldine (2015) from the Communication Studies Department in H&S will present their research Tuesday, Feburary 21 at 12pm in the Clark Lounge. Here, both students will give a campus presentation of their work before departing to the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) in March. Sophia Chawala’s essay, titled, "Eradication of the Notion of the Past- The Impacts of Communication Technology on Our Perceptions of Memory and Time," along with Kelson Goldfine's essay, titled, “The Walmart Community,” will be the featured presentations. Both works took form in their Introduction to Culture and Communication course, taught by their advisor, Dr. Donathan Brown.

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As our spring break trip for Habitat for Humanity, we will be headed to Albany, NY for Advocacy in Albany! You'll have the chance to lobby New York state congressmen and senators about the real issues surrounding affordable housing. 

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To kick off this spring semester 2012, Ithaca College’s department of theatre arts presents senior directing project “Fool For Love,” written by Sam Shepard and directed by theatre studies major Beth Henderson ’12. Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance by e-mailing

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Its Senior Night and we are giving away Pizza's for Pins, Wrestling t-shirts ,and Gift Certs to the Boatyard Grill and Ciao Restaurants.

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Don't miss this opportunity to give back in your local community!

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Students Active for Ending Rape is a pro-active organization on campus that strives to prevent violence and sexual assault through education and raising awareness. Our next meeting is tonight (2/14) at 7 p.m. in Williams 224.

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 The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to present three performances by student string and woodwind ensembles from the School of Music on Thursday, February 16, at 6.00 p.m..  

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New York City bus trip

Contributed by Kasey J. Spada on 02/14/12 

Please join us for our annual Springtime bus trip to New York City on Sat. March 31.

This trip is open to the entire IC community and their family.


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The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to present "The Carved Mark: Concept to Image", an artist talk and demonstration with Pamela Drix and Patricia Thomas-Hunsinger from the Department of Art.  Their collaborative presentation will take place during the lunch hour on Thursday, February 16, at 12.15 p.m..  Both artists are currently featured in the exhibition You Are Here: 2012 Faculty Art Show, on view at the Handwerker through Sunday, February 19.



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Too many commitments to commit to making dinner every night?  Dinner Solutions offers a variety of healthy, hot dinner choices. Right here. On Campus!

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 Come see your favorite professors shake it on the dance floor!

The Third Annual Dancing with the Stars Competition is happening April 7th!

Six professors/staff members have been paired up with members from the Ithaca College Ballroom Dance Team and will train for the next two months. Be sure to come out and support them as perform routines like you have never seen before!

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The Sakai-atrist is IN! 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, Feb. 17, 2:00-3:00 pm register
Friday, March 9, 2:00-3:00 pm register

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Ithaca College Theatre, in its annual collaboration with the Ithaca College School of Music, will present one of the world’s most beloved operas, “The Magic Flute.” Performances will run in the Hoerner Theatre in Dillingham Center on Feb. 22, 24, 28, March 1, and March 3 at 8 p.m. and on Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. 

Ticket prices for “The Magic Flute” range from $5.50 to $11 and are on sale at all Ticket Center outlets, including Ticket Center Ithaca on the Commons and the Dillingham Center box office, which opens on February 13. Call (607) 273-4497, (607) 274-3224 or visit

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