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Hillel & SAFI invite you to a celebration of Israel Independence Day this Thursday 4:30-7:30pm on The Fitness/Campus Center Quad.

BAD WEATHER SITE is the Mondo Gym in the Fitness Center.

FREE BBQ, music by The Yips, Gypsy Gets Shotgun, & others, crafts, games, Talk Israel Tent & more.

All Welcome!

 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Michael Faber at faber@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-3323. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Gypsy Gets Shotgun & The Yips

Contributed by Melinda Butler on 04/24/12 

Thursday, April 26th, 4:30-7:30pm, outdoors on the Fitness/Campus Center Quad, Hillel & SAFI are throwing a BIG outdoor event to celebrate Israel’s 64th Independence Day. FREE BBQ FOOD, great crafts, Bobby K inflatables, fabulous bands, including The Yips and Gypsy Gets Shotgun. There will also be a special Talk Israel Tent, a place of Sulha, a safe space for talking about the politics of the Middle East conflict.

This event is for the campus – EVERYONE IS INVITED! Join us!

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Michael Faber at faber@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-3323. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

FREE BREAKFAST on Wednesday, April 25th, 9am, Phillips Room in Muller Chapel, with IDF Captain Avner Evan Shoham who will present on life as a gay person in his country and its armed forces and what life in general is like in the Middle East  for LGBT people.  Captain Avner comes to us courtesy of the speakers bureau of JNF, the Jewish National Fund.  This event is co-sponsored by Hillel and the LGBT office.

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FREE BREAKFAST on Wednesday, April 25th, 9am, Phillips Room in Muller Chapel, with IDF Captain Avner Evan Shoham who will present on life as a gay person in his country and its armed forces and what life in general is like in the Middle East for LGBT people. Captain Avner comes to us courtesy of the speakers bureau of JNF, the Jewish National Fund. This event is co-sponsored by Hillel and the LGBT office.

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The post-occupancy evaluation survey of the Park Center will remain available until Friday April 27- provide your input today!

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Assistant Professor Joshua Bonnetta has been awarded the Deluxe Cinematic Vision Award for 'excellence and innovation in the visual realisation of work by a Canadian film or video artist' for his new video installation work on Guglielmo Marconi's transatlantic wireless transmission: 'Strange Lines and Distances'. The work was part of the 25th Images Festival in Toronto, Canada. Established in 1987, the Images Festival is the largest festival in North America for experimental and independent moving image culture, showcasing the innovative edge of international contemporary media art both on and off the screen.

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 The Society of Professional Journalists has named The Ithacan the Best Weekly Student Newspaper in the Country in its annual Mark of Excellence Awards competition. 

The award, in the Best All-Around Non-Daily category, is for calendar year 2011 (Spring editor in chief Libby Sile ’11; Fall editor in chief Aaron Edwards ’12). Papers submitted issues on or near three dates specified by SPJ. This year’s issues submitted were published on March 3, October 6 and December 1, 2011. The Ithacan won First Place in SPJ’s Northeast Region in March, and then went on to compete against the winners in SPJ’s other 11 regions for the national award.

The award will be presented at SPJ’s national convention in September in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. SPJ is the largest professional organization of journalists in the country.

Congratulations to all the editors and staffers who made this the most successful year in the paper’s history.

On Tuesday, April 24th at 7pm in Williams 224, SAFER is having a Pizza and Poster-making Party! Join us in making posters for Take Back The Night

Join us as we prepare for Take Back The Night, an annual march and rally to speak out against domestic and sexual violence and speak up in support of survivors. Poster board will be provided, but feel free to bring your own poster board or cardboard! 


 

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Special Optical Scanning procedures and schedules are in place for final exam week, Monday, May 7th – Friday, May 11th.

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The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to be hosting Multicultural Voices, an annual celebration of talent featuring graduating majors and minors from the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures.  The event will be emceed by Professor Marella Feltrin-Morris, is open to the public, and will take place on Thursday, April 26, at 6.00 p.m..

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An Ithaca College team has been selected as one of six national finalists in The Case Competition, which focuses on budgeting and advice for a fictional political campaign. The submission from Ryan Bince (Communication Studies '13) and Alec Mitchell (Communication, Management and Design '12), was selected from among 200 proposals, evaluated in three rounds of competition.  The finalists will present their work in Washington, D.C., after a week of networking and training with media professionals from POLITICO, NBC, Google, and Twitter.  The winning team will earn scholarships.

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Presented by the Center for the Study of Culture, Race and Ethnicity as part of the Spring 2012 Discussion Series "Black Men"

Thursday, April 26, 2012  7:00 PM
Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA)
330 East State Street, Ithaca, NY
 

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Prof. Rebecca Plante of the Department of Sociology was invited by Le Moyne College to be a panelist for a campus-wide discussion, “Sex in College: Exploring the Hook-up Culture” on Monday, April 2nd.

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Ten students from the School of Business teamed up to manage a mock portfolio in The Adirondack Cup competition and won!

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Dr. Timothy A. Johnson, associate professor of music theory at Ithaca College, will be featured as the narrator for Casey at the Bat (2001), a musical composition by Randol Alan Bass, in a concert by the Ithaca College Symphonic Band, under the direction of Dr. Elizabeth B. Peterson, on Thursday, April 26 at 8:15pm. Transcribed by the composer for band from the original orchestral score, this piece is based on the famous poem by Ernest Thayer that first appeared in the San Francisco Examiner in 1888. Dr Johnson will narrate with bat in hand and in full uniform, an historically-accurate reproduction of a nineteenth-century base ball uniform.

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 Ithaca College in the Media

Contributed by Anonymous on 04/24/12 

Quoted in the media: student Adam Bienstock, Ithacappella, Premium Blend, IC Voicestream, Diane Gayeski; and faculty members Rachel Wagner, Michael McCall and Stephen Tropiano. For more information on the following articles, please visit the IC in the Media page at the Office of Media Relations:

IC in the Media

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 Bhavani Arabandi, Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology, has been chosen by the American Sociological Association (ASA) Section on Teaching and Learning to receive a SAGE Teaching Innovations & Professional Development Award.

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Change the Conversation About Mental Health with Active Minds!!

When: Wednesday, April 25, 2012 from 7-9pm
Where: Emerson A

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Free the Slaves Freedom 5K!

Contributed by Julia Ryan on 04/23/12 

Become a modern day abolitionist! 

Slave (N): Someone who is forced to work for no pay, under the threat of violence, and unable to walk away

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IC Bigs is looking for dedicated and kind men to become BIG BROTHERS for boys in the Ithaca community! 

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