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Take Science Writing (WRTG-31400, CRN 42664) this semester to fulfill the ICC Writing Intensive requirement.

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On January 24 from 12:05-1:00pm, in the Ithaca Falls Room, H&S is hosting two information sessions about the Summer Scholars Program. Former scholars and faculty mentors will be there to answer your questions and talk to you about what the program has to offer.

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 Get a jump start on recruiting new members for next year, and help showcase the amazing ways students get involved on campus for prospective students!

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 Get a jump start on recruiting new members for next year, and help showcase the amazing ways students get involved on campus for prospective students!

The Office of Admission will be hosting four admitted student programs that will feature a Student Organization Fair this spring and we’d love to have your club or organization participate.


The dates and times for the fairs are:


  • Saturday, February 16, 11:30am – 12:30pm, IC Square
  • Saturday, April 13, 11:45am – 1:00pm, A&E Center
  • Sunday, April 14, 11:45am – 1:00pm, A&E Center
  • Saturday, April 20, 11:30am – 12:30pm, IC Square


RSVP is required. Please email Beth Gailor at to reserve a spot at any/all of these fairs!


Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Beth Gailor at We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible

Are you interested in studying abroad? A representative from IES Abroad (one of IC's affiliated study abroad partners) will be on campus to meet with students and provide further information about the IES study abroad options. Come learn more about IES Abroad's many programs on Monday, February 4, at 7:00 pm in Textor 102.  Pizza will be provided!

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Are you looking to do something exciting this summer? Consider one of IC's options for short-term study abroad! In 2019, we'll be offering a variety of different types of programs in countries across the globe. Short-term study abroad is a great way to expand your horizons and satisfy degree requirements without missing a full semester on campus!  Come to a summer study abroad info session for an overview of available opportunities:
- Tuesday January 29, 12:10-1:00 pm, Textor 103
- Monday February 4, 6:00-7:00 pm, Textor 102.

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The Spring 2019 Student Organization Fair will be on Wednesday, January 30 from 10am-3pm in Emerson Suites. There will be over 150 student organizations promoting events, recruiting members, and showcasing their student organization. The student organization is free to attend. Take this opportunity to network with student leaders, find your passion and sign up for so many amazing student organizations.

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The Center for Health Promotion staff are excited to share a new, free resource for IC students to help improve their sleep. We know from research that sleep is important for us all to condense memories, regulate emotions, repair muscles after a work out, and so much more. 

Students, you can now take a College Sleep Questionnaire and receive a personal feedback report with helpful information about your sleep schedule, sleep hygiene habits, and more. 

Take the College Sleep Questionnaire by following this link:



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Are you planning to study abroad in the summer or fall of 2019, or for the 2019-20 academic year?  Are you a Pell Grant recipient? If so, consider applying for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program! The Gilman application cycle for Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Academic Year 2019-20 recently opened, and the application deadline is March 5, 2019.

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Are you planning to study abroad in an Asian country?  Do you want to go abroad this summer or during the upcoming academic year?  If so, consider applying for the Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA)! The Freeman-ASIA application cycle for Summer 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, and Academic Year 2019-20 will open on February 4, and the application deadline is April 5, 2019.

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Once upon a time there was a student we’ll call “Floyd.”  Floyd elected to take a class S/D/F, which he thought meant the same thing as “Pass/Fail.”  Floyd did just enough work to barely pass the class.  To his dismay, he got a “D” in the class, which lowered his GPA.  Don’t be like Floyd! 

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Show your strength at Row for Humanity!

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 The Writing Center is a free service available to all members of the Ithaca College community who wish to work on their writing. Sign up for conferences at

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If you've wanted to take a class in the Park School of Communications and weren't able to before, now is your chance. We have a few open seats in some classes. 

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Interested to learn more about how you can be an effective leader on campus, in your community, and beyond? 

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 ¿Hablas español?         ¿Te gusta trabajar con niños?

¡Únete a SALTAR (Spanish Language through Arts and Recreation)!

This one-credit Service Learning experience devoted to teaching Spanish to children within the Ithaca community is a fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself in the Ithaca public school system and use your Spanish in meaningful and fun ways. We are partnering with music and gym teachers to teach Spanish through those mediums! 

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Are you interested in participating in this winter's play about Latinidad in our community? 

"Habla/Speak," an exciting bilingual performance project with local voices and stories, will be performed in Cornell's Schwartz Center the first weekend in March.  

Come to one of our organizational meetings:

Tuesday Jan 22, 
7:00 pm, Friends Hall 208, Ithaca College,  or

Wednesday Jan 23, 7:30pm, Hollis E Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall, Cornell University 

No experience necessary.

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We are conducting sessions using eye tracking technology to study participants' visual patterns and comprehension of an infographic.


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Check out and join ICTV, the college's student-operated television production organization. The station serves the Ithaca community with a variety of weekly programming!

The Spring 2019 ICTV Recruitment Night is set for Tuesday, January 29th at 7:00 PM in Emerson Suites.

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Career Services is excited to introduce our transition to Career Interest Communities. We are now offering more specialized career programming tailored to help you explore career paths, identify and apply for opportunities, and cultivate personalized networks that shape your professional journey.  

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