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Parents Apart® workshop

Contributed by Katie Sack on 07/23/18 

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Parents Apart® a workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during separation and divorce. Pre-registration is required.  Please call Jennifer Gray at CCETompkins 272-2292 X 243 or email her at for a registration form.

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Where can you find the chat option?

You can find the “Chat Now” option on the PayFlex member website.

  • Log in to
  • Click on Help & Support at the top of your screen.
  • Select Contact Us.
  • Click CHAT NOW to get started.

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DATE: Wednesday, July 25
TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
WHERE: Tompkins Trust Company -- Cortland
FEE: $75 per household 

DATE: Thursday, August 9
TIME: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
WHERE: TC3 / Dryden
FEE: $75 per household 

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We’ve partnered with Teladoc® to provide you with a convenient and affordable way to receive quality medical care.

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Looking forward to getting some exercise on your commute?

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Discounts Through Aetna!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 06/26/18 

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Are you an IC employee enrolled in the college’s health plan? You have access to LifeMart.

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Looking for a getaway? Ithaca College Employees Enjoy Exclusive Savings up to 40% off in the Pocono Mountains! Try either of these deals the next time you need a weekend trip away!

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Excited to get back into reading this summer? Remember, the Ithaca College Library is a huge resource available to the campus community! The library has summer hours and is open from 7:30am-9:00pm most weekdays, and provides weekend hours as well. Take advantage of the quiet space and the multitudes of books available to you right on your college campus.

Check out this article that gives some tips on how to read more books this summer!

Don’t forget! Faculty and staff receive a 10% discount at the Campus Store. Don’t be caught in the sun without a new IC hat, shirt, or water bottle!  

A supportive and educational monthly support group, especially for caregivers of older adults. This warm, welcoming group can be a comforting addition to your support team.  No fee or Registration.

Family and Children's Service of Ithaca
127 West State Street, Ithaca
Tuesday, June 19th, 2018   6:30-8 pm
Outside doors to Family & Children’s may be locked. There is a doorbell next to the door. A front office staff member will let you in.

As a part of our commitment to continued process improvements in Human Resources, we are excited to announce the completion of the integration between PeopleAdmin and Parnassus!  Our HR team has been working very hard, in collaboration with IT and PeopleAdmin, to finalize this important update to our IC employee on-boarding processes.

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Going on vacation? A lost or stolen wallet can put a real damper on the summer festivities. If you find yourself in this unfortunate situation, remember that Travel Assistance and ID Theft Protection are available to benefit-eligible employees of Ithaca College through the Hartford! Make sure you know who to call when the unexpected happens far from home.

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Looking to get or stay in shape this summer? As a benefit-eligible employee of Ithaca College you have free access to our on-campus facilities! With your Ithaca College ID, you have access to cardio and weight-lifting machines, two multi-use gyms, a rock climbing wall, indoor and outdoor pools, free fitness classes and much more! 

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The Office of Human Resources has collaborated with Plowbreak Farm (owned and operated by two Ithaca College Alumni) to offer the Ithaca College community convenient access to fresh, local produce by becoming a CSA Drop-Off location! 

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Tompkins County Public Library announces the addition of four New York State Empire Passes to its Library of Things that patrons can check out with their library card.

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Quest Diagnostics, Aetna's national preferred laboratory, now has an Ithaca location.

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TIAA Webinars for June

Contributed by Katie Sack on 06/07/18 

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You can attend live webinars to help boost your financial know-how! You can register for upcoming titles at

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Your June EAP Newsletter

Contributed by Katie Sack on 06/05/18 

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This month's newsletter focuses on Travel Tips for a Healthy, Happy Summer. To read more about reusable water bottles, fitting in your workout, pre-planning meals and more, click here

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Buying a home is one of the best ways to build assets! Home Buyer U will show you how to be a successful and happy homeowner. 

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No matter where you are in life—just getting started or planning for retirement—a session with Molly Amos can help you create a plan for your goals. And, it’s at no additional cost as a part of your retirement plan.

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