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Stop by Campus Center next to Freshens TODAY, Friday, February 17th, from 10 A.M. to whenever we sell out to pick up your very own roll of challah made fresh by IC Challah for Hunger! 

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Do you wish you had more time for yourself and for spending time with your loved ones? Your Employee Assistance Program (EAP) can make that happen.  Your EAP through eni, BalanceWorks, is available 24/7 to help YOU and your eligible family members balance work/life demands.

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All of these and more at IC After Dark's Blank Canvas event THIS Friday, February 17 from 8-11 pm in IC Square! There will be FREE specialty coffee drinks, baked goods and art activities like spin art and tie dye t-shirts!

There will also be an open mic and tons of fun prizes that you can only win by being at the event! Prizes include 2 tickets to D.R.A,M. and an espresso machine! 

Interested in becoming a resident assistant in the fall 2017 semester? Be sure to attend one of our upcoming information sessions, a mandatory part of the application process.

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Flu Season is at Its Peak!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 02/16/17 

While seasonal influenza (flu) viruses can be detected year-round, flu viruses are most common during the fall and winter. The exact timing and duration of flu seasons can vary, but influenza activity often begins to increase in October. Most of the time flu activity peaks between December and February, although activity can last as late as May.

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If you want to visit Israel FOR FREE with friends or other students from your school, traveling with Hillel is an amazing way to go!

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If you are interested in buying a home but don’t know where to start, the Homebuyer Class at Ithaca NHS can help. Participants get a free copy of their credit report and everyone has access to free one-on-one support during the purchase process. ALSO, INHS offers down payment and closing cost assistance to first-time buyers in Cayuga, Chemung, Cortland, Schuyler, Seneca, Tioga, and Tompkins Counties!  The March class starts Thursday, March 9 and runs weekly until March 30. Email hbe@ithacanhs.org for more information or visit www.ithacanhs.org

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Dr. Orlando-Marquez C. Kittrell, founding director of the Office of State Grants (OSG), will present “Make STEM Education Great Again: The Challenges of Creating an Intentional and Transformational Pipeline for Historically Underrepresented College Students” at the NCORE 2017 conference which will be held May 30th through June 3rd in Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. Kittrell’s presentation will examine the reasons why now more than ever, historically underrepresented high school students (i.e., those who identify as African-American, Latino/Hispanic American, Native American and Alaskan Native) in the United States are seeking to explore professions in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

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 Are you an Ithaca College faculty member who has found an innovative way to use technology in teaching or research? Are you a staff member involved in a campus wide initiative using technology to enhance the workplace? Are you a student organization developing or applying technology? If so, you are invited to participate in the Educational Technology Day College Showcase. The 27th Annual Ed Tech Day will take place on Thursday, March 23, 2017.

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The first Philosophy Club meeting of the semester will be on Thursday February 16th, 4-5pm in Rothschild Place 147.  [For those unfamiliar, the building is in between the Communications building and the tennis courts.]  All are welcome to come and join the conversation!

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Seeking people over the age of 18 residing in the Ithaca area, who are interested in attending cultural events and who are willing to answer questions about their demographics, gender, and cultural compsumtion.

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eko Workshop: Reinvent the way you tell stories
Thursday, February 16
7-9 p.m.
Park Auditorium
 

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 Have you undergone an ACL reconstruction surgery? Do you know somebody who has? Or, have you never had a knee surgery but would still like to participate in this study? 

 

 Physical Therapy students are doing a research study in the field of biomechanics, focused on post-op ACL reconstruction patients and the return-to-sport protocol.

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HSHP is looking for a student assistant to work in the Dean's Office this summer. The hours are Monday-Thursday, 8:00-5:00pm and Friday from 8:00-3:00pm starting Monday, May 22 and ending Friday, August 25.

Please visit our website for a job description and application instructions.

Staff Council February Meeting

Contributed by Tati Herold on 02/15/17 

Staff Council's next monthly meeting will be Thursday, February 23 from 2-3:30pm in the Taughannock Falls Meeting Room.

Please feel free to join us if you can!    

If you are not a member of staff council, but would like to present at one of our monthly meetings please contact us!

 If so, you're not alone! If you dread getting started or drag your way through your essay assignments, come to the Writing Center's Writing and Anxiety workshop at 7:00 PM Thursday, February 23rd, in Smiddy 109. 

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Join us at IC STAT's Kick Back to Give Back event on Monday, February 20th at 7 pm in Emerson Suites.  The tickets will be given away as a door prize at the end of the event (you must be present to win).

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Internship Scholarships!!

Contributed by Danielle Young on 02/14/17 

Do you have an internship for the summer? Need some extra cash to help cover your costs?

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Juniors and Seniors at IC who will be 21 or older by March 10, 2017, are encouraged to participate in Alternative Spring Break trip this spring! ASB is a chance to travel AND make a different on a budget!

We're currently looking for students to volunteer and assist with driving IC vehicles for the following trip: 

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