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On behalf of the Student Affairs and Campus Life Staff Development Committee, we would like to recognize five members of the Division of Student Affairs staff that attended the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) Convention in Louisville, KY March 24-28, 2012.

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"Working" and American Labor

Contributed by Susan Monagan on 04/03/12 

The national unemployment rate as of December was 8.5 percent. To put it in perspective, 8.5% of the number of enrolled students at IC last semester would be 575 people. That's not a small number here at IC, and 8.5% percent means a lot of unemployed Americans.

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CPR and AED Certification

Contributed by Nate Brisley on 04/03/12 

Interested in certifying or recertifying your CPR/AED before the summer job opportunities?  The CPR and AED certification class will be April 17th, 18th and 19th from 7:30pm to 10pm.    

The CPR and AED cost will be $47 for those who do not need a pocket mask, and $65 for those who need a pocket mask.  Checks should be made out to Ithaca College.

The new CPR and AED materials will be taught according to the American Red Cross standards.  

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 April is the advocacy month of IC's Habitat for Humanity chapter! Learn, advocate, and make a difference with us this month! We have events going on throughout the month that we'd love for you to get involved with!

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The Handwerker Gallery is proud to announce the long-awaited publication of the student-written exhibition catalogue for Voices: Truth, Identity, and Art in Africa, on view at the gallery through Thursday, April 5.  Catalogues are available at the gallery at no cost and feature 58 art historical entries and an introductory essay by Parker M. Daley ('12), Caitlin C. Darnall ('11), Elisabeth A. Hurley ('12), and Britteni L. Lupe ('12).  Stop by the gallery and pick one up to check out the wonderful work by some of our students!

Campus Center & Event Services is pleased to share with you our NEW limited time catered offerings.  Let Executive Chef, JJ Molina, and his team entice you with their light & fresh fare. They are serving up Spinach Salad with Oranges and Strawberries, Endives with Goat Cheese, Fig & Honey Glazed Pecans and much more. Download your copy of the new Spring Limited Time Offerings today! Hurry these items will only be here until Commencement.

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Each month the Campus Center and Event Services office spotlights 2-3 seniors in our office who are making a difference.  These outstanding student leaders play a critical role in the functioning of our office--offering outstanding customer service, event knowledge, technical skills and just plain fun. This month we’d like to recognize HANS ANDERSEN and STEPHANIE RAABE. Read more about these students in SENIOR SPOTLIGHT.

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Caribbean Students Association invites the members of Ithaca College and the greater Ithaca Community to attend a session lead by Trinidadian author Merle Hodge on April 4th starting at 7pm in Textor 102. The title of the session is "Caribbean Literature and the Journey to Peoplehood".


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This event focuses on gathering individuals from different Asian cultural backgrounds to share their experiences.There will be six panelists to talk about their experiences with education, identity and inter-sectionalities.

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Senior Week Pass Sales!!

Contributed by Rachel Hardke on 04/02/12 

Sales begin on Tuesday, April 3rd for ALL SENIOR CARD HOLDERS and Wednesday, April 4th for NON-SENIOR CARD HOLDERS and CLOSE Friday, April 6th at 5pm.

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It is a great pleasure to announce to the Ithaca College community that last Friday, March 30th, the Academic Policies Committee (APC) unanimously approved Ithaca College’s first general education program, the Integrative Core Curriculum (ICC).  This vote was preceded by positive votes in all five of our schools and in the APC Curriculum Subcommittee.

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Composer Melinda Wagner will present an informal talk about her music and musical life this Sunday, April 9th, at 8:15p.m.Iger Lecture Hall JJWCM 2105.  She is the college’s Karel Husa Visiting Professor of Composition this year.

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Hantao Li and Mengfei Xu, Ithaca College international students studying at the School of Music, recently traveled to Oakland, California to compete in the 20th United States Open Music Competition. An annual competition held since 1992, the competition was held from February 20-26th this year. 

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If you are a student and you need to drive a College owned/leased vehicle for any reason, you must attend the full 2 hours of the driver safety class.

The next student driver safety class will be offered on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 from 7pm-9pm in Textor 102.


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 What Does Zionism Mean To You?

Contributed by Paige Erlich on 04/02/12 

 What does Zionism Mean To You? Come join SAFI for an in-depth discussion about Zionism's founding, its complex history, and its constantly evolving future.

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The following review was written about Sunday's Finger Lakes Chamber Ensemble performance by C. Penbroke Handy and appeared in tinytowntimes.comon Monday, March 26, 2012. 

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Take advantage of the more than 350 concerts offered each year by the School of Music.  A full listing of all concerts and events is available at

Many April concerts are being web streamed.  Web streamed performances are available live and on demand at

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Celebrate LGBT Awareness Month

Contributed by Luca Maurer on 04/02/12 

April is LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) Awareness Month.

The Center for LGBT Education, Outreach, and Services -- in collaboration with a variety of campus student groups, departments, offices, and community partners -- will host events and learning opportunities focusing on LGBT themes throughout the month.

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Alexis Lanza, class of 2015, who is a Film, Photography, and Visual Arts Major, is our FYE Mixed Media contest winner for March!  CONGRATULATIONS, ALEXIS!

March was our "Lucky Moments" themed contest.

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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! 


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