Campaign News

Faculty scholarship
Holland explores potential of sound waves to fight illness
[1/4/11] Conductor, composer, teacher ó any of these titles accurately describes Associate Professor of Music Anthony Holland. To these labels, add scientist, which helps define Holland's current passion: researching the cancer-fighting capabilities of sound waves. (Peter Wan '95 photo). Read More.
Athletics
Skidmore/Southern Vermont game included on SI's Top 50 list
[1/4/11] The marathon game between Skidmore and Southern Vermont was 28th on Sports Illustrated's Top 50 Stories of 2010. Read More.
Faculty and Staff Scholarship
Faculty-Staff Achievements, Dec. 20, 2010
[12/19/10] Read More.
Architecture
Zankel Music Center recognized for excellence in design
[11/18/10] For a second time, the American Institute of Architects has honored EwingCole of Philadelphia and Belson Design Architects of Cleveland for their design of Zankel. Read More.
Advancement
Challenge draws young alumni
[11/10/10] $1 million Momentum Challenge has inspired more than 2,000 donors to date. Read More.
Raab Visiting Artist
Warren Seelig named 2010 Raab Visiting Artist Lecturer
[10/22/10] He's one of the most influential figures in his field, says a leading art journal. Textile and fiber artist Warren Seelig will present this year's Rosanne Brody Raab Visiting Artist Lecture at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 4 in Davis Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. Read More.
Celebration Weekend
Campus musicians showcase talents in Celebration concert
[10/21/10] Celebration Weekend 2010 at Skidmore got off to a rousing start with a music department showcase concert featuring new Filene Scholars, various college ensembles, and more. Read More.
Campaign News
Portfolio: Celebration Weekend 2010
[10/19/10] As Fridayís rain gave way Saturday and Sunday to crisp autumnal sunshine, more than 2000 alumni, parents, trustees, and donors converged on the campus for a Celebration Weekend thatís certain to be remembered as one of the most remarkable in the Collegeís history. Read More.
Celebration Weekend
Generous, thoughtful, challenging: Arthur Zankel remembered
[10/17/10] In the building made possible by his generosity, family and friends reflected on the remarkable life and contributions of a man who focused his philanthropy on education. Read More.
Celebration Weekend
Skidmore honors the contributions of many
[10/17/10] It was truly a cause to celebrate: the success of the College's Creative Thought Bold Promise Campaign. Nearly 500 attended a gala dinner where donors and volunteers were honored for their work on behalf of Skidmore. Read More.
Celebration Weekend
Sports center named for Susan Kettering Williamson
[10/17/10] Praising her "quiet strength, judgment, and balance," the College honored its longest-serving trustee, a co-chair of the Creative Thought Bold Promise campaign, and a trailblazer in sports and fitness. Read More.
Celebration Weekend
Tang's tenth anniversary luncheon is a time for reflection
[10/17/10] A building that originally was regarded as against the odds has become a "brave new world to invite the unexpected." Read More.
Tang
Tang Museum offers all-day activities Oct. 10
[10/6/10] "10 Hours of Tang" celebrates museum's 10th anniversary; activities for a wide range of audiences Read More.
Tang
Tang Museum show to offer new take on abstract art
[9/13/10] "The Jewel Thief" to feature over 60 artists in unique format Read More.
Special Programs
Relli Shechter 2010 Greenberg Middle East Scholar
[8/22/10] The Ben-Gurion University scholar will teach and and give a public lecture, in addition to visiting classes and meeting with student groups during his residency. Read More.
Students
Class of '14 is largest, most diverse in Skidmore history
[8/20/10] A warm welcome to the Class of 2014, the largest in Skidmore history. New students arrive on campus beginning this week; classes start Sept. 7. Read More.
Alumni
FOSA's 2010 tourney scores an ace
[7/7/10] Thoroughbred Cup golf and tennis event raises nearly $35,000 for college athletics program Read More.
Campus News
'Strategic Renewal' reframes priorities for next five years
[6/16/10] Five years into the College's Strategic Plan, President Glotzbach and colleagues have reframed the College's priorities with a focus on enhancing the value of a Skidmore education. "Strategic Renewal" draws in large part on the series of "town hall" meetings conducted on and off campus last year. Read More.
Academics
At 99th Commencement, College awards diplomas to 667
[5/23/10] Under a blue sky on a perfect spring morning, the College awarded degrees to 624 members of the Class of 2010, 34 students in Skidmoreís University Without Walls and 9 masterís students. Read More.
Community
99th Commencement ceremony scheduled for May 22
[5/10/10] The College will award degrees to approximately 625 students and will bestow three honorary doctorates Read More.