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Please join us in the Handwerker Gallery at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, for "Violence against Women: Cultural Relativism or Human Rights?," the second Tuesday Salon of the semester.

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Submitted on behalf of Mark Coldren, AVP for Human Resources, and Sally Dietz, Director of Budget

The Campus Community is hearing the call for the United Way Campaign - we are at 45% of our institutional goal!  This is a tremendous start with still a ways to go.  By now, everyone should have received their pledge card which identifies how you can give to the United Way.  Sally and I have been visiting with folks around campus and pointing out the many ways that the United Way agencies can touch our lives.  Over 40 different agencies receive support through the United Way.  This year 100% of all of our contributions go directly to their work (administrative costs have been covered by the Corporate Cornerstone Partners - IC is one).

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First week of H1N1 vaccination.

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[From the Intercom moderator: On November 4, the Health Center announced that the clinic on Friday, November 6, would have extended hours of 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.]

H1N1 vaccination clinics for all students are scheduled at the Health Center on:

Tuesday, November 3, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday, November 6, noon to 4:00 p.m.

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Child Care Survey

Contributed by Nancy Rader on 10/30/09 

The Child Development Council of Ithaca is conducting an online survey of all parents who have or have had children in need of childcare -- whether through family or an outside caregiver. 

To participate, go to: 2blUwg 2bPFluYV8u4g 3d 3d

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Bonus Bucks are Convenient!

Contributed by Julie Whitten on 10/30/09 

Want a convenient, fast, inexpensive way to purchase food on campus? If so, then Bonus Bucks are for you!


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Students interested in sport management, media or related careers are invited to attend the 2nd annual Sports Industry Career Fair sponsored by the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penquins. 

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The School of Business and Career Services are pleased to announce that Mr. Duane Palmiter of Liberty Mutual will be visiting campus on November 10 to conduct interviews for internship and full-time employment opportunities.

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The City of Ithaca would like to remind its residents and visitors that between November 1, 2009 and April 1, 2010, the City’s Odd/ Even Parking Regulation will be in effect.  The regulation reads: “Effective November 1- April 1 of each year no person shall park a vehicle between 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on the odd-numbered side of all City streets on the odd-numbered days of the calendar month, and on the even-numbered side of all City streets on the even-numbered days of the calendar month. “

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Career Services is pleased to announce that Ms. Melissa Bruhn from from US PIRG will visit campus on November 4 to conduct an information session about post graduate opportunities.

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On Friday the 13th, come get your GAME ON in the Emerson Suites from 5:00 pm -10:00 pm. Play Modern Warfare 2, Madden 10, Rock Band 2 and others for FREE on the big screen! 

Come with your friends and enjoy prizes, food & fun—and did we mention, IT’S FREE!  Students are welcome to bring extra controllers and their favorite games.

The Video Game Expo is brought to you by the people who know how to throw a good party, Conference & Event Services.

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Project Look Sharp is IC's Media Literacy initiative under the Division of Interdisciplinary and International Studies.  View our interesting list of internship opportunities for this Spring, including: video production, marketing, multi-media design, health nutrition and violence prevention, editing, and researching for media literacy projects.

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Kimberly Schulz
SUNY College of Environmental and Forest Biology

"Tails of two invaders: A continuing quest to determine the roles of two spiny predatory invertebrates in aquatic food webs "
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112


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A reception will take place before the presentation, from 3:45 to 4:00 p.m. in the first-floor lobby. Please bring your own reusable mug for beverages. Reduce, reuse, recycle.

The Ithaca College Brass Choir will be joined by brass-playing students from Boynton Middle School for a free concert at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 5 in Ford Hall.  Besides playing with their respective groups, the two ensembles will join together for part of the program, giving the middle schoolers the rare opportunity to make music with advanced players.  Keith Kaiser and Michael Allen will conduct.  Music of Bach, Vaughan Williams, Sousa, Tschesnokov, and others is on the program.  

On Saturday, November 14th, the Bleeding Disorders Association of the Southern Tier is hosting a national panel of speakers with expertise in the area of bleeding disorders. 

This program will be held in Clark Lounge on the Ithaca College campus.  Space is very limited and requests will be honored on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Lunch is provided. 

RSVP to Gina Salemme by November 9th, 2009.

Telephone:  607-564-5465


Hope to see you there!

Leslie Schettino, Director

Academic Support Services for Students with Disabilities



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The Ithaca College Contemporary Chamber Ensemble will present a free concert  on Wednesday, November 4 at 8:15 pm in the Hockett Family Recital Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.  Under the direction of Jeffery Meyer and Richard Faria, the ensemble combines faculty and student musicians for music of our time by Saariaho, Adès, and Stucky.  The second half of the concert will be Arnold Schoenberg’s “Pierrot Lunaire” led by graduate conductor Jesse Livingston and with sopranos Katie Cohen, Sarah Toth, and Ashley Carver.


No luck registering for a photo class at IC? Here's your chance!

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No luck registering for a photo class at IC?  Here's your chance!

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November is finally here, and with it comes the highly acclaimed, much anticipated, fifth annual Employee Appreciation Program, "Thank You for Making a Difference."

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The surf is up and the next wave of computing training hits the beach next week! This wave includes a variety of popular topics, such as Photoshop, Podcasting, Audacity, Web Profile Manager, FileMaker, Office 2008, and Oracle Calendar. Grab your surf board and join us in the Technology Learning Center!

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