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Do you like FREE coffee?

Contributed by Stephanie Waite on 02/07/17 

 

What's better than some self-expression?

Come to IC After Dark’s Blank Canvas event for a night of creativity and specialty coffee! On Friday, February 17th from 8-11 pm in IC Square there will be graffiti art and other cool art activities. There will also be baked goods, hot chocolate and an espresso machine making free specialty coffee drinks (and you’ll have the chance to win the espresso machine by posting on social media)!

 

 I am looking for students who are interested to work (online) with 5th graders.

The qualifications:  Love and knowledge of music (have a sense of composition is a plus). Love for Mathematics.  Feeling comfortable with computers.

 If you are interested to get more information email Dani Novak at novak@ithaca.edu (or danovak@gmail.com)

 

Key resources, strategies, and tools that every college student should know.

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Contributed on behalf of Interim AVP/CIO, David Weil for Digital Instruction and Information Services 

On Thursday, March 23rd at 10:00 AM in the Klingenstein Lounge Alex Freeman from the New Media Consortium, will be sharing insights from the 2017 NMC Horizon Report, which will have just been released a few weeks before Ed Tech Day. The internationally recognized NMC Horizon Report series and regional NMC Technology Outlooks are part of the NMC Horizon Project, a comprehensive effort established in 2002 by the NMC that identifies and describes important developments in technology likely to have a large impact over the coming five years in education around the world. This particular edition focuses on trends, challenges, and developments in technology disrupting global higher education.

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From Senior Vice President Nancy Pringle, Provost Linda Petrosino, and Professor Gwen Seaquist, representatives of the Ithaca College bargaining committee.

The Ithaca College bargaining team is disappointed to hear of the part-time, per-course faculty union’s announcement that it plans to conduct a strike authorization vote on February 13 and 14. Significant and meaningful progress has been made to date in the negotiations for a part-time faculty contract. There is a planned bargaining session with a federal mediator set for February 21 to discuss the college’s most recent wage proposal, as well as another bargaining session with the mediator scheduled for February 24.

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IC Sociology's Assistant Professor, Jessica Dunning-Lozano's presentation explores the extension of punitive policies into the school lives of marginalized black and Latino children.  Additionally, how disciplinary practices and procedures in punishing schools constitute "disciplinary technologies" devoted to the transformation of students deemed "culturally deficient" by school authorities.

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The February edition of Employee Benefits & Work/Life Brief is now available.

Join Environmental Studies and Sciences instructors Jason Hamilton and Jed Jordan for this weekend intensive offered through Primitive Pursuits, February 11 and 12. 

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Donathan Brown, Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Studies, recently served as an expert commentator on the news radio program, Central Time, on Wisconsin Public Radio

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Submitted on behalf of the Inclusion, Cultural Fluency, and Global Citizenship Committee.

As we continue to address the challenges of inclusion, cultural fluency, and global citizenship and what they will mean for Ithaca College, we invite you to join us on Monday, February 27th from 3pm to 6pm in the Klingenstein Lounge to participate in Making Excellence Inclusive: Teaching, Learning, and Classroom Climate, a panel presentation and discussion.

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The Office of International Programs and Extended Studies (OIPES) would like to invite all staff and faculty interested in taking students abroad to attend our upcoming workshop about  the development and planning of faculty/staff-led short-term study abroad programs.  The workshop will be held on Friday, February 17, from 3:00-4:30 pm, in the Taughannock Falls Room, Campus Center.  Participants are invited to stay for a wine and cheese reception with the workshop facilitator and International Programs staff from 4:30-5:00.

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ICC Portfolio Working Sessions

Contributed by Tammy Sritecha on 02/07/17 

The Academic Advising Center will be holding drop-in working sessions all semester to assist students with their ICC Portfolio. All students are invited!

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Do you have questions about your ICC Portfolio? Do you need help selecting artifacts to upload?

Come to the ICC Portfolio Working Sessions at the Academic Advising Center!

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Find out how at the Pass the Baton mini conference!

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Get a glance behind the scenes, and get ready to get involved with mental health advocacy and leadership! Come learn about the various committees that complete mental health related projects on campus, all under the umbrella of Active Minds.

This is your chance to go above and beyond. Newcomers welcome!!

Learn about what you can do to become the best #stigmastomper you can be! See you on Wednesday Feb 8th at 7pm in Williams 225 for Recruitment Night! 

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eni is pleased to bring you their monthly newsletter. This month, their experts bring you their annual newsletter on heart health. 

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Pitch Please would love for someone with interest in music/a cappella, but any interested and committed faculty member would be excellent! It is not a huge time commitment, but is a huge help to us. Please contact ithacapitchplease@gmail.com for more information on the duties.

Please join the History Department for a roundtable featuring members of our Ithaca College community.

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The Diversity and Inclusion Discussion Circle invites members of the campus community to attend its weekly gatherings on Wednesdays at noon in Klingenstein Lounge. One to two times a month, a guest presenter leads a discussion to take a deeper look at a topic related to diversity and inclusion.  During the Wednesday sessions where there are no presentations scheduled, we share reactions to current events and/or discuss presentations and articles that relate to the topic of diversity and inclusion.

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Valentine’s Day Card Sale

Contributed by Amanda Cohen on 02/07/17 

 

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching! Are you looking for a cute, affordable, handmade card for a special someone for Valentine’s day coming up?

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