Office of Communications & Marketing
January 23, 2012 - January 29, 2012
Scope Weekly

Monday Memo

Bon Apptit

$50K Solomon grant to support Zankel Center initiative
Funds will support new program designed to build young audiences.

Study finds value in video-exercising for older adults
Paul Arciero collaborarted in research that shows benefits of cybercycling.

Why liberal arts colleges produce more satisfied alumni
President Glotzbach interviewed by WNPR on Annapolis Group findings.

Youndt co-editor of new book on leadership
Interdisciplinary approach earns praise.

Grigsby to perform guitar recital

Skidmore grad and current faculty member to present solo concert.

Documentary to focus on music of Civil Rights era

Soundtrack for a Revolution to be screened Jan. 30

Annual Student Art Exhibition to open Feb. 2
Opening reception to feature announcement of award winners.

National Girls and Women in Sports Day scheduled Feb. 4
Popular annual event celebrates athletic achievements by girls, women.

Faculty-Staff Achievements
Golden, Millhauser, and Stange earn kudos.

Thoroughbred Sports update
A round-up of weekend winter sports competition.

Daily Events

Tuesday 1/24


Women's Basketball vs. St. Lawrence
Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Williamson Sports and Recreation Center


Men's Basketball vs. St. Lawrence
Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Williamson Sports and Recreation Center

Wednesday 1/25

Kaplan Test Prep & Admissions Information Table
Time: 10:00 AM- 2:00 PM

Location: Case Center - in front of The Skidmore Shop

Friday 1/27

Wall Street 401: and "Using Creative Thought for Smart Investments" (Open to campus community only.)
Time: 2:00 PM- 3:30 PM

Location: Murray-Aikins Dining Hall - 2nd floor

We are very excited to announce the Wall Street 401 panel and event (a more senior version of the Wall Street 101 event held in September)! Please join us on Friday, January 27th, 2012 on the 2nd floor of the dining hall as we come together to learn from a unique blend of backgrounds of more senior alumni on Wall Street!

Agenda: Panel 2:00PM ? 3:30PM: Wall Street 401 Panel Murray Aikins Dining Hall (2nd Floor, rooms 1 & 2) JR McDermott, Morgan Stanley (Managing Director) Dan Antonelli, JP Morgan (Managing Director, New York Institutional Equity Sales Manager) Nate Berkoff, The Berkoff/Natt Group at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney (Senior Vice President) Larry Peck, SAC Capital Advisors (Portfolio Manager)


Ice Hockey vs. New England College
Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Saratoga City Rink

Saturday 1/28


Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving vs. RPI
Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Williamson Sports and Recreation Center


Women's Basketball vs. William Smith
Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Williamson Sports and Recreation Center


Ice Hockey vs. Saint Anselm
Time: 4:00 PM

Location: Saratoga City Rink


Men's Basketball vs. Hobart
Time: 4:00 PM

Location: Williamson Sports and Recreation Center

Sunday 1/29


Concert: Brett Grigsby, classical guitar
Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Arthur Zankel Music Center - Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall

Skidmore music faculty member Brett Grigsby presents a solo guitar recital including works by da Milano, Leo Brouwer, Manuel Ponce, and arrangements by Roland Dyens

Ongoing Events