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This was submitted on behalf of Cheryl Thomason, Director, Employee Benefits and Work/Life

Attention all Ithaca College Employees:

Ithaca College is partnering with WestLake Financial Group, Inc. to conduct a Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit of our medical insurance plans. A letter providing more information about the audit and who it applies to will be sent to each Ithaca College employee next week. Please note: this letter is being sent to all employees regardless of enrollment in the College’s medical plans and not all recipients will need to take action.

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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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Notice to all Student Employees

Contributed by Donna Veres on 08/27/10 

This is a reminder that if you worked between August 16th and August 29th, you must submit an online timecard in Parnassus to record your hours. Your timecard must be submitted and approved by noon on Tuesday, August 31st in order to receive a paycheck on Friday, September 3rd. 

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IC Fit Kids is Back!

Contributed by Judy Mauk on 08/27/10 

IC Fit Kids is an interactive program for kids ages 8-16, designed to help promote healthy life style awareness and exercise techniques in order to increase your child’s quality of life. The program is designed for a range of needs from fun physical activity, to weight loss and sports performance. The program will be offered four days a week, which should allow enough flexibility for you and your child’s schedule. Pick two days that work best for you, or bring your child every day!

Where: Ithaca College Wellness Clinic, CHS 302

When: September 20th- December 2nd (no sessions during Thanksgiving break)

Who: Children of Ithaca College employees

Times: Monday - Thursday, 4:30- 6 pm

Price:  $5 per session

Contact: e-mail

 or by phone 274-1301


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Career Services has moved to 101 Muller Hall and you are invited to see our new facility!

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The Intergenerational Choir is looking for new members this upcoming year! The choir is a very rare group consisting of both college students of all majors as well as residents of the Longview Community.

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Instructional Development Fund (IDF) grants support direct course improvement as well as interdisciplinary projects. Proposals are due in the Office of the Provost by September 15 and November 15 for fall and spring implementation, February 15 for spring and summer implementation, and April 15 for summer and fall implementation. Guidelines and application forms may be found at



"The Quiet Revolution of a B-Natural: Prokofiev's 'New Simplicity' in the Second Violin Concerto" will appear in twentieth-century music (volume 6/2), a publication of Cambridge University Press.

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The rowing team will be represented with a table at the Student Organization Fair in Emerson Suites on Wednesday, September 1, from 10am until 3pm.

If you want to learn to row, get into great shape, and be part of a competitive team, the crew may be for you!  No previous rowing experience is necessary.  Give novice crew a try!

To ask questions contact a coach at or call 607-274-1266.

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Become a fan of Ithaca Dining Services on Facebook now through Friday, September 3rd and win one of 4 $25 Discover Esteem Passes!

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The Office of Student Financial Services will be closed Tuesday, August 31, 2010 from 8:30am to 10:45am so that we may attend a Division staff meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. You may visit us online at for financial aid information and for billing information. Thank you.

Come sign up for a time to audition for Ithaca's award-winning all-male a cappella ensemble!!!

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The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen film series will host a free double-feature screening on Wednesday, September 1 in Textor 103:
“Overruled” at 7 pm
The courtroom drama behind the case that led the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down all remaining state sodomy laws and launched a new era in the LGBT rights movement.
“One Wedding and a Revolution” at 7:30 pm
In February 2004, the mayor of San Francisco ordered city officials to allow lesbian and gay couples to get married. Pioneering activists Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon, celebrating their 51st anniversary, had the privilege of being the first couple to tie the knot.

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All IC faculty are invited to submit winter session undergraduate course proposals. Winter Session falls this year January 10 – 21, 2011.


Course proposal deadline: October 1. 

Review the guidelines and access the online proposal form through the study programs For Faculty site (login using you IC email userid and password), and follow the tab for Winter Session.

Faculty considering undergraduate courses in an online format are particularly encouraged to apply.

Already gearing up for summer? We’re ready for you! Email or call 4-3529 with summer 2011 course ideas.


360 magazine is looking for Editors! 

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The Campus Band is open to brass, woodwind, and percussion players from all majors across campus.

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SLI sessions for Fall 2010, Block 1 are now posted -- please register early for the sessions that you plan to attend!

The Student Leadership Institute (SLI) is a series of free, interactive workshops designed to help students develop and refine personal leadership skills. As an Ithaca College student, you may choose to attend any session that interests you, or take part in a series of six sessions to earn an SLI certificate. Certificates recognize students who invest time and energy into developing their leadership knowledge and skills.

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IC Unbound Auditions!

Contributed by Elizabeth Cronin on 08/26/10 

If dancing is what you love, IC Unbound is for you!!

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IC Dance Team Auditions!

Contributed by Elizabeth Cronin on 08/26/10 

IC Dance Team Fall 2010 Auditions are here!

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The season is just beginning, and it's time to get involved with intramurals!  Check out our first league offerings!

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