Intercom

intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password

roundup

E-mail
Roundup

Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

Mahogany L. Browne, Mentor & Host, Urban Word NYC, will present her lecture on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 6:00 pm in Klingenstein Lounge.

Read more . . . (358 words)

Have you ever wondered why there are four hash marks under a press release? Have you ever wondered why that PR representative never called you back? Have you ever wanted to be the media spokesperson of an organization?

Read more . . . (128 words)

Part of the School of Business's Professional Development Series (PDS), a month full of activities and programs that will support your career and professional development needs! 

Tuesday, April 4
12:10-1:05pm
School of Business, Room 111

Hear from the CEO of a multi-million dollar business what he looks for when hiring recent graduates. What can you do to be prepared for the interview and the job?

Open to All! Students: RSVP on OrgSync under the School of Business tab for Career Connections Credit. Pizza lunch provided!

Read more . . . (86 words)

Friday, April 14 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Klingenstein Lounge

Read more . . . (239 words)

In the book “1984” by George Orwell, on April 4, Winston Smith began questioning Big Brother. On the same date, people will gather across the United States to watch the film 1984 and discuss its relevance today. 

Read more . . . (214 words)

Part of the School of Business's Professional Development Series (PDS), a month full of activities and programs that will support your career and professional development needs! 

Thursday, March 30
12:10-1:05pm
School of Business, Room 111

William Handwerker is the grandson of Nathan Handwerker, founder of America’s favorite frankfurter company and the iconic Coney Island, New York institution. He will discuss his experiences working alongside his grandfather Nathan, father Murray, and many other employees for almost 30 years at the company. He will also describe the inner workings of being a founding family member in the business.  

Open to All! Students: RSVP on OrgSync under the School of Business tab to earn Career Connections Credit at least 48 hours in advance.  Pizza Lunch provided!

Read more . . . (112 words)

Barbara Gaines '79 will share reflections on what the professional world is like for those in the LGBTQ community, Wednesday, April 5, 3:00 pm, Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center.

Among her many professional experiences and accomplishments, she was Executive Producer of the Late Show with David Letterman, and worked for Letterman for 35 years and over 6,028 episodes, beginning with his morning show in 1980. In her nineteen years as a producer for the Late Show, she received fourteen Emmy nominations and won five Emmy Awards. Gaines and her wife of 24 years were married by Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum in 1993 and wed legally in San Francisco in 2008. They have a 10-year-old son. We are excited to welcome her to campus to share her reflections and expertise. Sponsored by the Center for LGBT Education, Outreach & Services.

To view the calendar of events listing, click here

Read more . . . (26 words)

Wednesday at 5pm in Whalen's McHenry Lounge, the Ithaca Music Forum will present Dr. Elizabeth Medina-Gray’s talk “Analyzing Interactive Video Game Music.”  Reception to follow, and later 8:15 is the Gamer Symphony Orchestra concert!

Read more . . . (93 words)

Art historian and critic Jeannine Tang, from Bard College, will give a talk entitled "The Conditions of Being Art: Pat Hearn Gallery and American Fine Arts, Co. (1983-2004)" in the Handwerker Gallery on Thursday March 30 at 6 pm.

Read more . . . (297 words)

 Wednesday, March 29th 7:00 pm, Textor Hall 102

Read more . . . (151 words)

Part of the School of Business's Professional Development Series (PDS), a month full of activities and programs that will support your career and professional development needs! 

Tuesday, March 28
12:10-1:05pm
School of Business, Room 111 

Learn what commercial real estate is, what commercial brokers need to know including typical reports and marketing plans, and how to get hired! Pizza lunch provided.

Open to All! Students: RSVP on OrgSync under the School of Business tab for Career Connections Credit.

Read more . . . (45 words)

Free and open to the public

Thursday, March 30, 2017
104 Park Center (Business School)
7:00 P.M.

Confucianism has a lot to teach us about global order. During its transition from the Zhou to Qin dynasties (770 B.C.E. to 221 B.C.E), China faced issues of national identity and international relations much like the issues early modern Europeans were to face centuries later. In response, early Confucians developed a model of global political order known as “tian xia.” In this talk, I will argue that an updated version of this model is not only possible, but in fact is superior to both nation-state and cosmopolitan models of governance.

Read more . . . (72 words)

 

Renowned fantasy writer Tamora Pierce – is the creator of the Tortall Universe cycles of novels, and of the Circle Universe cycles of novels. She has created many memorable and beloved characters, including the warrior woman Alanna of The Song of the Lioness quartet, the first series within the Tortall universe; the spymaster Alianne, daughter of Alanna and principle character of the Tricksters cycle of books; and Keladrin, of the cycle Protector of the Small, the first openly female character within the Tortall world who becomes a knight

Read more . . . (69 words)

Former Marvel editor Jim Shooter and famous comic book author Rodger Stern will speak on Saturday, March 26 at noon in Klingenstein Lounge.

Read more . . . (174 words)

The Ithaca College Medieval and Renaissance Colloquium announces a presentation by Dan Breen, titled “Marlowe’s Edward II and the Limits of Humanist History,” has been moved to Tuesday, March 28, at 12:10 to 1:45 p.m. in Business 301. 

Read more . . . (274 words)

 

Renowned fantasy writer Tamora Pierce – is the creator of the Tortall Universe cycles of novels, and of the Circle Universe cycles of novels. She has created many memorable and beloved characters, including the warrior woman Alanna of The Song of the Lioness quartet, the first series within the Tortall universe; the spymaster Alianne, daughter of Alanna and principle character of the Tricksters cycle of books; and Keladrin, of the cycle Protector of the Small, the first openly female character within the Tortall world who becomes a knight

Read more . . . (75 words)

 

At noon on Saturday, March 25 in the Klingenstein Lounge. author Rodger Stern and editor Jim Shooter will talk about writing and editing Superman, Spiderman, X-Men and the Avengers.

Read more . . . (178 words)

The Ithaca College Medieval and Renaissance Colloquium announces a presentation by Dan Breen, titled “Marlowe’s Edward II and the Limits of Humanist History,” on Thursday, March 23, at 12:10 to 1:45 p.m. in Business 301. 

Read more . . . (279 words)

In collaboration with the Office of Programs and Outreach, the weekly D&I Discussion Circle will host a special workshop training focused on how to be an ally with IC alum, Cornell Woodson.  Please join us on Wednesday, March 22 at noon (12pm) in the Taughannock Falls Room

Allyship: What Does It Really Look Like?
With the current climate on college and university campuses, everyone is asking themselves how they can help make spaces more inclusive. While making inclusive spaces is a life long journey, there are actions people can take every day to create spaces where everyone can show up authentically. Through personal narrative, dialogue, and interactive activities; this workshops will provide participants with action items they can immediately implement in their everyday lives.

Read more . . . (105 words)

 In order to highlight our Fall 2017 course offerings, the Honors program is hosting a community event: The Honors Course Expo will be held Tuesday, March 21 at 4:30 PM in Clark Lounge

Read more . . . (54 words)