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Dear Seniors and Guests of the Class of 2016:  

I look forward to welcoming you, on behalf of the Skidmore College community, to the 105th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. We hope that when you read the accompanying schedule of activities for Commencement Weekend, you will be as full of anticipation as we are. My wife, Marie, and I especially look forward to your joining us for a reception Friday afternoon at historic Scribner House, our residence and the former home of Lucy Skidmore Scribner.

We are very proud to announce that at this year’s Commencement ceremony, Skidmore will confer honorary degrees upon two exceptional individuals:

In addition, the Faculty Speaker will be:

Each of our distinguished guests will briefly address the graduating class. Board of Trustees Chair Linda Toohey, Class of 2016 President Miles Calzini, and I will also offer our congratulations.

The entire Skidmore community joins me in expressing our great pride in the accomplishments of the Class of 2016. We look forward to celebrating with you in May.


PAG Signature

Philip A. Glotzbach