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With support from the Park Foundation, Project Look Sharp has created a new, online media literacy tool to bring the organization and educators closer together. The Park Foundation’s grant will allow those who have previously used Project Look Sharp’s tools for simple media literacy curriculum integration to involve themselves in a unique, collaborative process in developing activities for others. Though the user submission feature is currently in beta testing, many lessons already exist in this program.

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Tuesday, November 14
6:30 pm
Textor 102
Ithaca College

Free and open to the public. No registration is required. Discussion to follow with filmmaker Steven Loring.

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Short Term Study Abroad in China! 
May 25 - June 7, 2018
(Pending final approval by IC administration)

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On behalf of the Office of Energy Management & Sustainability 

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On behalf of the Office of Energy Management & Sustainability

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On behalf of the Office of Energy Management & Sustainability

 

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Thursday, November 9
2:00-3:30 pm 

Presenter: William Y. Shang, MD

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Be sure to stop at the Wellness Clinic table to have your blood pressure taken Tuesday, October 31st from 10:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. and to find out how you can become a member. Did you know? The Wellness Clinic is open from 6:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m and provides our members a personal one-on-one Fitness Specialist, Eleven different styles of Group Exercise classes, Graded Exercise Test (GXT) and Fitness Evaluations? For more information be sure to ask our staff at the fair.

Stephen Tropiano, associate professor of screen studies and director of the Ithaca College Los Angeles program, has published an essay on Warhol superstar Joe Dallesandro, "Joe Dallesandro--A "Him" to the Gaze, Flesh, Heat and Trash." The essay is included in an anthology, Spectatorship: Shifting Theories of Gender, Sexuality, and Media, edited by Roxanne Samer and William Whittington and published by University of Texas Press. 

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Short Term Study Abroad in China! 
May 25 - June 7, 2018
(Pending final approval by IC administration)

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Are you over the age of 65? Would you be willing to participate in a study and wear a Pedometer for 6 weeks in order to help Ithaca College Physical Therapy Faculty and Students learn about physical activity patterns in older adults?

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*** The event below, originally scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 12, has been postponed.  Stay tuned after fall break! ***

The Center for Academic Advancement and the Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences have partnered together to share with the campus community important information about the effects of global warming.

Meet us in the Campus Center for information and give-a-aways.  Take time to learn how you can stop global warming and create a sustainable future. YES...YOU!

ITHACA COLLEGE PHYSICS CHAIR BETH CLARK TO LECTURE ON
OSIRIS REX

LUNCH, SAT., NOVEMBER 4, 2017, 11:30AM,
WELLS COLLEGE, AURORA, NY
TO BENEFIT PLANETARIUM

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Submitted on behalf of the Office of Energy Management & Sustainability

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There’s still time to register for Project Look Sharp’s next event. Curriculum Dirctor Chris Sperry will be co-facilitating a new workshop with Facing History and Ourselves’ Juan Castellanos. The workshop titled “Breaking Down the News” will occur on October 6th at Brockway Hall, SUNY Cortland in Central New York. Presented content is aimed towards teachers of grades 4 – 12 who are searching for methods in educating students on analyzing and navigating the news media landscape. Students will then be able to make informed decisions and contribute to the complex, communication-based world.

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Campus Center & Event Services (CCES) is presenting a 25Live training session for staff and faculty.

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Campus Center & Event Services will host a 25Live training session for staff and faculty.

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Clinical Assistant Professor of Speech-Language Pathology Tina Caswell will teach a one-credit, three-week Media for Social Responsibility course called “Life with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Facts from Fiction.” All majors are encouraged to enroll in the course, which will begin with a private session with Suskind. Students will explore the ways emerging media and assistive technologies can support people with ASD.

REGISTER
GCOM 20011-01
CRN: 24014
Dates: Sept. 26-Oct. 14 

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This is your last week to apply for CCLR 2017! Applications are due before midnight on Saturday, September 30, so if you are interested in participating in one of OSEMA's most engaging retreats, click the link below!

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Did you know  67 million people have high blood pressure in America?

What we already knew:

  • Risk of CVD (Cardio Vascular Disease) doubles for each incremental increase in SBP of 20 mmHg or DBP of 10 mmHg.
  • Aerobic exercise training leads to reduction in resting BP of 5-7 mmHg in those with hypertension.
     

No Pressure Blood Pressure Testing Locations and Times:
 9:00 am -  10:00 am - Physical Plant, General Services, Public Safety
10:00 am - 11:00 am - Hill Center, Gannett, Whalen Center, CHS
11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Dillingham, Peggy Ryan Williams Center, Job, Friends
12:00 pm -  1:00 pm - Campus Center, Hammond Health Center, Fitness Center, A&E Center
 1:00 pm -   2:00 pm - Textor, Muller, Bookstore, Williams
 2:00 pm -   3:00 pm - Smiddy, CNS, Park, Admin. Annex
 3:00 pm -   4:00 pm - Alumni Hall, Ceracche Center, Towers, Terrace

 

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