IC Honors Event: Shaw Festival Ticket Sales

john_tenniel_-_illustration_from_the_nursery_alice_1890_-_c03757_07Tickets for the Shaw Festival trip will be sold during the noon hour on Tuesday Sept 13 in the Buttermilk Falls room in the campus center. Tickets are $25, first come first served, you may buy two extra tickets for other Honors students, and you will only get a refund if you seat can be filled.

The trip will be on Sat Sept 17. The bus will leave at 6:00 am and head to Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada. You must have a valid passport or enhanced drivers license to go on this trip. There will be a workshop related to the show, Alice in Wonderland, at 11:00 am followed by lunch and the show at 2:00. The bus will return by 11:00 pm.


IC Honors Events: Backpacking and Rock Climbing Ticket Sales

hiking-691738_640We will be selling tickets tomorrow, Thursday 9/8, during the noon hour in Muller 215 (Dylan’s Office) for two Outdoor Trips. Each trip is $10 and there are only 9 spots available for each (both pictures are from last year’s trips). This is a great opportunity to try something different. As usual, tickets are first come first served, you may buy 2 extras for other Honors students, and refunds will only happen if we can resell your seat.

Backpacking Trip (Friday 9/23 to Saturday 9/24)- Leave IC around 4:00PM (or after last class), spend the night in Finger Lakes National Forest, and return to campus Saturday around 5:00PM. Overnight camping with a day hike following on Saturday. Trail is relatively flat. We cover about 6 miles. We’ll need participants to attend a pre-trip meeting 1 week prior to the trip to meet trip leaders, complete paperwork and cover gear/equipment needs.  Note: All gear is provided (tents, backpacks, etc).DCIM100GOPRO

Rock Climbing Trip (10/1). Leave IC around 7:00AM. Climb at Moss Island in Little Falls NY and return to campus around 7:00PM (same day). A day of outdoor rock climbing. Participants will need to attend a pre-trip meeting 1 week prior to the trip to meet trip leaders, complete paperwork and cover gear/equipment needs.  All gear is provided and no experience is necessary.

IC Honors Event: Whitewater Rafting

IMG_1338Tickets for the Whitewater Rafting trip for this Saturday, 8/27, go on sale tomorrow, Thursday 8/25, during the noon hour in the Ithaca Falls room in the Campus Center. Tickets are $25, are sold first come first served, and you may buy two extra tickets for other Honors students. You can only get a refund if we are able to fill your seat on the trip. We leave on Saturday morning at 6:00am and we should be back between 5:00 and 6:00pm.

WHAT TO WEAR: – Bathing suit – Quick-dry clothing (please stay away from cotton garments as they have a tendency to keep you colder) – Old sneakers, watershoes, tevas, etc. (you want something on your foot that can get wet but is not going to fall off)

WHAT TO BRING:- Change of clothes for after trip – Extra shoes – Towel. Leave all valuables at home; jewelry, watches, cameras that are not waterproof, etc.

IC Honors Event: The Welcome Dinner

PrintThe annual Welcome Dinner (or really a Pizza Party) is tomorrow, Tuesday August 23. Students that volunteered to be a Big will meet their Little in T102 at 5:00 and then head over to the fitness center quad for pizza and conversation. Even if you aren’t a Big or Little you are welcome to join us for Dinner.

Upcoming: Whitewater rafting tickets go on sale on Thursday during the noon hour for a Saturday trip. Keep your eye out for further info. Welcome Back.

IC Honors Event: Spring Swing

Print Spring Swing is happening Tuesday, April 12th from 7 to 9:30 pm in Emerson Suites. There will be live music, swing dance lessons, and of course an array of food!

The IC Swing Dance Club will be joining us from 7 to 7:30pm to teach swing dance lessons, so be sure to wear your dancing shoes! From 7:30 to 9pm the event will consist of live music to dance to! You can dress up if you want, but do not have to. 

 I hope you are all excited and I will see you next Tuesday!

IC Honors Event: Annual Holiday Banquet

WhiteHouseC12HThe Honors Annual Holiday Banquet is Wednesday, December 9, from 7-9pm in the Emerson Suites.

There will be dessert food and drink, free books, a gift raffle, and gingerbread house decorating.

This event is not to be missed and provides an opportunity to dress up a bit! Spread the word and take time to meet up with your big or little as well as hang out with other Honors friends. We look forward to seeing everyone there!