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Do ICTV this semester!

Contributed by Christopher Wheatley on 01/18/13 

ICTV's Spring '13 Rush Night is Wednesday, January 23 at 7:00 p.m. in Emerson Suites.

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Posted on behalf of Anthony Hopson

Welcome Back and Happy New Year! I’m pleased to announce the new website for the Office of Civic Engagement (OCE): https://www.ithaca.edu/civic-engagement/.  

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Do Radio this semester!

Contributed by Christopher Wheatley on 01/18/13 

Radio Rush Night for any IC student interested in becoming involved with 92 WICB and VIC Radio is Thursday, January 24 at 7:00 p.m. in Park Auditorium.

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The following is contributed on behalf of Wade Pickren, Director of Sponsored Research:

Interested in presenting your research to your peers and faculty?  We are now accepting proposals for oral presentations or display posters on research you have completed.  Musical or other creative presentations are also encouraged.

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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 https://www.ithaca.edu/music/events/ and this week's are listed below. 

Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at www.ithaca.edu/music/live

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There have been significant changes to the Housing Selection Process! 

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Nigerian-American author Teju Cole's novel Open City was named one of the best books of 2011 by Time Magazine, the New Yorker, Newsweek, the Atlantic, and the New York Times. 

Cecilia Vicuña is a poet, visual artist, and filmmaker from Chile. The author of twenty books of poetry and the co-editor of The Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry, her work deals with improvisatory oral performance and interactions between language, textiles, and the environment.

Wayne Koestenbaum has published fifteen books of essays, criticism, and poetry including the acclaimed work The Queen's Throat:  Opera, Homosexuality, and the Mystery of Desire, which was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award.   

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J.J. Staff Scholar Award

Contributed by Bernard Hogben on 01/18/13 

The J.J. Staff Scholar Award Committee is currently accepting scholarship applications for the Spring 2013 semester. The deadline for applying is Friday February 1, 2013

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 As Relay for Life nears closer (March 23-24), Colleges Against Cancer urges you to sign up and start raising that money! If you're not registered yet, sign up with a team at www.relayforlife.com/ithacacollegeny.

To make it more fun for you, CAC developed challenges to help you reach those goals. Complete any of these goals before the semester starts and you'll be entered to win a prize!

  •  Raise $250 additional dollars before the semester starts (Jan. 22)
  • Send the most emails via the online dashboard before the semester starts.
  • Receive the most # of donations from now until the start of the semester.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Alyssa Frey at afrey2@ithaca.edu. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

The 2013 Orientation Leader applications will be available in the spring, beginning on January 29, 2013.  Please visit the Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs website in the future for updates.  Look out for our 1990's themed advertisements early this semester!

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Every January, the Ithaca College community celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr through a series of programs sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement & Multicultural Affairs.

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Every January, the Ithaca College community celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr through a series of programs sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement & Multicultural Affairs.

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 Every January, the Ithaca College community celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr through a series of programs sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement & Multicultural Affairs.

We will be celebrating this legacy on Monday, with a day full of festivities.  Be sure to check out the School of Music Annual MLK Celebration Concert. It begins at 7:30pm in Ford Hall, Whalen Center and is open to all. It is a concert not to be missed! Faculty, students and community members will perform classical, jazz, spirituals, gospel, and Broadway selections, including a Lee Hoiby’s setting of Dr. King’s “I have A Dream” speech featuring bass-baritone Steve Wilkins ’13.  

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The 2013 Student Leadership Consultant application will be available in the spring, beginning on January 29, 2013.  Please visit the Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs website  for updates.  Look out for our 1990's themed advertisements early next semester!

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SCRC - Open Sunday 1/20

Contributed by Lisa Efing-Guida on 01/17/13 

The Student Computer Repair Center will open for the Spring 2013 semester on Sunday, January 20, from Noon to 5:00 p.m. The SCRC offers personal computer repair service for all students, faculty, and staff with a valid Ithaca College ID.

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The Office of Residential Life would like to announce that Spring Waitlist Applications are available beginning today, January 21, 2013 in the Office of Residential Life.  

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School of Music Professor, Nicholas Walker, spent the week before Christmas in London and North Norfolk, UK, working with students from the Royal College of Music and the Yehudi Menuhin School. Caroline Emery, Course Director, Director of The Bass Club UK, and author of Bass is Best, invited Professor Walker to lead a series of technique classes, an orchestral repertoire, and performance masterclasses as part of Christmas Basses 2012.

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Do to an unforeseen plumbing issue at Terraces, Terrace Dining Hall will be closed for dining on Saturday, Jan. 19th, 2013. 

Therefore, Towers Dining Hall will be open for dining on Saturday, Jan. 19th from 12noon - 8pm, Terrace Dining Hall is scheduled to reopen on Sunday, Jan. 20th, 2013. Any additional updates will be shared, here, on intercom.

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In August 2012 Ithaca College launched an Effectiveness and Affordability Review and partnered with a consulting firm, Huron Education, to assist the college with this process and provide an outside perspective. Huron held listening sessions on campus, conducted independent research, and benchmarked the college among its peers in order to assist the college in identifying and making recommendations on the following:

  • Ways to increase revenue from existing or new opportunities 
  • Opportunities to reduce costs or eliminate spending 
  • Ways to enhance efficiencies and improve the college’s level of service

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Kent Scriber, professor of exercise and sport sciences at Ithaca College, was an inaugural corecipient of the Kent Scriber Recognition Award, along with E. James Swenson, a sports medicine physician at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

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