Social Action Leadership Retreat

This is just a friendly reminder that applications for the Social Action Leadership Retreat (SALR) will close Monday, October 11th. The retreat is an immersive and interactive experience for students to strengthen their activism, reflect on their identity, build connections and much more.

More information and application details can be found linked here. If you have any questions please reach out to us at
Take care, 


Opportunities for mindfulness and self-care

Take a Breather: in person, in Job 209, on Tuesdays at 12:15-12:30 when classes are in session. An opportunity for everyone in the international community to take a break from their busy schedule, connect, and participate in a brief stress-reduction mindfulness activity.

Mindful IC drop-in Guided Meditations: in person, in Muller Chapel, at noon on Monday, Wednesday and Friday while classes are in session.

Self-Compassion Meditation practice: on Zoom, 12:30-12:50 on Thursdays, 10/07-11/11. All sessions will be offered online via Zoom. You can use the enclosed QR code or click over to the link below to register – that way you will receive the Zoom link you need to join. 

CAPS Anxiety Tool Box Weekly Groups. There are 2 groups, both are on Zoom, on Tuesdays 5-5:50 pm and on Wednesdays at 11-11:50 am. Available to all students, you do not need to be a CAPS client to attend.

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Book Launch Oct. 7, 5:30pm

Professor Khalid is hosting her book launch Thursday, October 7th at 5:30 pm. The event will take place at the Handwerker Gallery where my show, “First light, the Skylarks Sing” is currently up.

“Home. In my heart, beating far away.” is Professor Khalid’s first monograph and it will be awesome to share it with you. Raza Rumi will be moderating the event. 

Applefest Livestream

The 39th Annual Apple Harvest Festival Livestream presented by the Roy H. Park School of Communications Television Live Event Production Course. 

Watch Live on the Park School Youtube

Shows stream live Saturday, October 2nd at 11:00am-Noon, 1:00-2:00pm, and 3:00-4:00pm or stop by the broadcast tent located Infront of Home Dairy Ally on the Ithaca Commons to watch the shows in-person. Tours of the broadcast control room for alumni will be available between shows.
Apple Harvest Festival will host plenty of farm stand fresh apples and produce, delectable apple and seasonal baked goods, a variety of food trucks offering tasty bites, and a craft fair with artisans from around the region. There will also be live music and entertainment, plus a cider trail to enjoy refreshing cider in store and plenty of great apple and apples-inspired products for sale inside shops in and around Downtown.

This livestream production is made possible by students from the Roy H. Park School of Communications currently enrolled in the TVR40003, Special Media Topics in Live Event Production Course instructed by Professor Chrissy Guest. This is an award-winning advance television course that focuses on live event broadcasting. Students produce, plan and implement on location broadcasts while exploring production concepts and theories such as producing live events, segment producing, production management, engineering, multimedia design and web-based broadcasting/livestreaming.