IC Honors: Weekly Learning Opportunities

At 6:00 tonight in the Klingenstein Lounge, the third CSCRE Discussion Series event, “Struggles and Achievements of Generation Z” will take place.

The First Generation Student Organization will host its First Generation Alumni Panel Wednesday from 8:00 to 9:30 p.m. in Campus Center Klingenstein Lounge. The panel will provide current first generation students (and their peers) a chance to interact with First Generation Alumni and learn about their journey during their time at Ithaca College. Refreshments will be provided.

At the Creative Space Gallery on the Commons, a reception will be held Thursday, April 4 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. to celebrate the opening of “Visualizing Space-Time: A Collaboration of Art + Physics,” featuring the work of students in Intermediate/Advanced Drawing and Modern Physics.

A reading of IC alumnus Nick Gandiello’s play The Blameless will take place Friday, April 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the Handwerker Gallery.

 

IC Honors: Pizza, Fellowships, and Grants, Oh My!

Tomorrow, Thursday March 23rd at 12:15pm in Friends 201 the Honors Program invites you to an informational session about External Grants and Fellowships.

Professor Hugh Egan and student Yena Seo will share their expertise about how to apply for grants and fellowships– the Fulbright, Rhodes, Truman, Marshall and others.

It’s never too early to start learning about how to get resources to support your biggest dreams and projects.  All are welcome, from first years to seniors.

There will be pizza.

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IC Honors: Upcoming Events

Honors has a full slate of events taking place over the next two weeks. Be sure not to miss them!

  • Tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. in the Clark Lounge, the Course Expo will take place. Come learn about all of the Honors classes being offered next semester!
  • Thursday, March 23rd at 12:15 in Friends 201, there will be a presentation about applying for external grants, including Fulbrights.
  • Tickets for the NYC trip 4/1 will go on sale Monday, March 27th at 12:00. The cost of the trip is $20 and covers admission to the MoMA and Kinky Boots.
  • Also March 27 is our annual Spring Swing, which will take place in Emerson Suites from 7:30 to 10:00. Come by for dancing and snacks!

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IC Honors: Weekly Learning Opportunities

Harold Miller ’03 will give a talk about his work with New York City’s mayor, Bill de Blasio, on March 6 from 11:30 to 12:30 in the Ithaca Falls Room of Campus Center.

String Chamber Music will perform March 6 at 7:00 in Hockett Family Recital Hall.

Lori Friedman will give a bass clarinet recital on March 7 at 7:00 in Hockett Family Recital Hall, performing work by IC student composers.

The Choir and Women’s Chorale will perform in Ford Hall at 8:15 on March 7.

Concert Band will perform in Ford Hall at 8:15 on March 9.

Honors FYI: Albany Internship Program

The application deadline has been extended to Friday, March 10th for the six
week Albany Internship Experience (AIE) Summer Program.  The program is open to all majors, but students in Communications, Criminal Justice, English, Environmental Studies, History, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology are ideally suited to benefit from the AIE Summer Program.  The 6 week AIE Summer Program runs from May 22-June
30th, 2017.

The AIE summer program internship placements include advocacy groups,
lobbying firms, nonprofit organizations, and state agency offices matching student interest.

AIE Summer Interns work at their placements 4 days a week for 6 weeks,
earning 3 course credits, and meet weekly with the AIE Director, Dr. Krista
Applebee, for internship-in-context sessions, career development workshops,
and networking events with guest speakers.  If students wish to take
additional classes, online Marist summer courses are available at a
discounted rate in a variety of disciplines.

The total program costs are $3000, including tuition, a program fee, and
housing. Students pay Marist College directly and transfer the
3 internship course credits back to Ithaca College.  In addition,
students who live in the Albany area can participate in the AIE Summer
Program as a commuting student at a cost of $2200.

Students live in fully furnished 4-bedroom apartments in University Heights, a complex centrally located in Albany’s academic quadrangle. Apartments include free Wi-fi and parking.

Additional information, including application forms, may be
found at the Albany Internship Experience website.

If you have any questions regarding the AIE summer program please feel free
to contact martin.shaffer@marist.edu or (845) 575-3295.