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Looking for a way to turn your midterms stress into a midterms dessert? Ithaca College Project Generations has just the thing!

Come by the campus center lobby on Thursday, March 2nd from 12:00pm-1:30pm and purchase some chocolate covered espresso beans from Ithaca’s own Life’s So Sweet Chocolates. 

Not only will they taste great and give you the energy to ace all of your midterms, all the proceeds will go to our 5th Annual Intergenerational Prom. The Intergenerational Prom is a wonderful night where we invite our student volunteers, older adults in the Ithaca community and the whole student body to dance, eat great food, and build strong intergenerational relationships.

 

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 Career Services Workshop - How to Connect With IC Alumni Mentors 

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 The Women's and Gender Studies Program presents a Dissertation Diversity Fellowship talk by Shehnaz Haqqani, Ph.D. candidate in Islamic Studies at the University of Texas at Austin.  

The talk, "Islamic Feminism: Objectives, Methods, and Trends" will introduce Islamic feminism as a significant development in - and part of broader conversations within - Religious Studies and Women's and Gender Studies. Shehnaz Haqqani will discuss the origins of Islamic feminism, highlight some pioneers of the field, and address major themes and trends in current feminist scholarship as well as the future of Islamic feminism as a field of study.  

 

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Book Mailing THIS SATURDAY

Contributed by Mara Erb on 02/25/17 

Come join Books Thru Bars for their March book mailing this Saturday (March 4th) from 10 am to noon in the Taughannock Falls room (3rd floor of Campus Center to the left of the SAC).  At book mailings, we read letters form people in prison, find books in our library that best match their interest, and package them to be mailed!

 

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Visit the Center for Faculty Excellence website for nomination guidelines and cover page.

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The Faculty Development Committee has extended the nomination deadline until Monday, March 6.  Get your nominations in now! 

To be eligible, a candidate must be a full-time faculty member who:

  • has completed at least one year of employment at Ithaca College
  • will be full-time (tenure, tenure eligible, or NTEN), of any rank, during the 2017-18 academic year.

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Join us in the Campus Center Clark Lounge on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 1:00-2:30 PM for MULTICULTURAL CAREER CONNECTIONS. This event will feature a panel discussion with distinguished Ithaca College alumni, followed by the chance to network. Students will hear a variety of perspectives as professionals share their valley and mountaintop experiences on their journey to career success. Students should register here! (Log in to your Handshake account) Check out the event on Facebook too!

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Come join the Ithaca College Republicans to watch President Trump address a Joint Session of Congress on February 28th at 9:00pm in Textor 103. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome and encouraged to attend regardless of your political affiliation.

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After the incredible audience last week, there will be a second community screening of National Geographic's documentary film Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric, Saturday February 25 from 1-2:30 pm in Textor 101. Gender Revolution follows Katie Couric as she explores the complexities of gender identity. If you missed our first screening, or would like to see it again, you're in luck! Please join us. Free and open to the public.

In January 2017, National Geographic published a special issue on gender, featuring photos, text, and graphics related to gender expressions around the world. This was followed by the National Geographic documentary Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric. IC has acquired the documentary for a second community screening of this program, to be held on February 25th, in Textor 101, from 1-2:30 pm. 

Cosponsored by the LGBT Center and WGST Program.

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IC International Club will be having its annual Interfashional Night TONIGHT at 7:30 p.m. in Emerson Suites.

This event is our annual fashion show showcasing clothing from all around the world. International AND American students get the chance to walk the runway wearing traditional clothing from all around the world. We will also have live entertainment, and refreshments will be served outside of Emerson Suites!

This is our biggest event of the semester that you DON'T want to miss. Mark your calendars!

If you are planning on taking photos at Interfashional Night, please fill out this form, so that IC International Club can contact you about using your photos in our newsletter and Office of International Programs promotions.

 

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IC Voicestream

Contributed by Theresa Johnson on 02/23/17 

Voices carry. The voices of IC Voicestream's ensemble rattled and shook Emerson Suites this Saturday as part of their first major concert this semester. Congrats to them on a wonderfully entertaining event with an immense turn-out!

For more exciting things student organizations are doing check out Club Hub!

  Career Services Workshop -  Sophomore Slice

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Ithaca, NY- Ithaca College’s innovative production of Mozart’s “La clemenza di Tito,” opens Friday, February 24th. We offer a spotlight on the opera’s stage director and conductor, two new faculty members. 

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The Philosophy Club will meet on Thursday February 23rd, 4-5pm in Rothschild Place 147.  [For those unfamiliar, the building is next to the Communications building.]  All are welcome to come and join the conversation!

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Jonathan Peeters at jpeeters@ithaca.edu.  We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Due to an anticipated high volume of Admissions visitors, N-Lot parking will be reserved as guest parking for a portion of the day on Friday, February 24.  This is the parking lot located between the Yavits and Allen playing fields.  The lot will be closed as of 8 a.m. and will re-open for regular use at approximately 12:30 p.m. that day.  Thank you for your understanding and cooperation as we welcome prospective students and their families to Ithaca College!

Ed Rivera '88 and Alexi Harding '02 will provide an overview of the various stages of the investment banking capital raising process. In particular, they will reference a capital raise of at least $35 million that they are currently conducting for an innovative and disruptive technology company. They will share not only the process of financing clients who are developing new products and new markets but also their own journey of building a non-traditional financial advisory practice. 

Thursday, February 23, 2017
12:10-1:00pm
BUS 104

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Apply to participate in OSEMA's Summer Service trip to Milwaukee taking place in May 13 to May 20, 2017!  Summer Service trips are week-long opportunities for students to start out their summers with some community service.  We are still seeking students to volunteer with our trip to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where we will focus on food justice and poverty alleviation with the nationally renowned urban farm, Growing Power, Inc.  

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M&T Bank Information Session

Contributed by Kerry Spitze on 02/21/17 

M&T Bank will be holding an information session at 9:00 A.M. on February 23rd in the School of Business, Room 301. 

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Kaplan is offering two scholarships for full-length in-person test prep courses this spring and free practice exercises. 

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IC Campus Store Sale

Contributed by James Smith on 02/21/17 

The Ithaca College Campus Store - Bomber Blitz Sale. February 28th, 2017 from 5PM-9PM

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