Office of Communications
September 3, 2012 - September 9, 2012
Scope Weekly


Getting ready

Daily Events

Monday 9/3

 

New Student Orientation - Day2 (Open to students only)

Location: Various locations

- 10:00a-2:00p, Exploremore Skidmore- Case Green

- 2:30p-4:40p, Dining Services Work Study Orientation - Murray Akins Dining Hall, 2nd Floor

- 8:00p, Showcase I - JKB Theater (ticket required)

- 10:00p, Showcase II - JKB Theater (ticket required)


Tuesday 9/4

Career Development Center Career Coach Training (Open to campus community only.)
Time: 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Training for Career Coaches that were hired in Spring of 2011


 

New Student Orientation - Day3 (Open to students only)

Location: Various Locations

-8:30a-9:45a, Quantitative Reasoning Review Session - Emerson Auditorium

-10:00a-12:00p, Scribner Seminar Meet & Greet - Assigned Rooms

-12:30a-6:00p, Quantitative Reasoning Exam - Harder 202 & 203

-12:30p-5:00p, Individual Advising Appointments - Assigned rooms

-1:00p-2:30p, "The J Spot: A Sex Educator Tells All" with Jay Friedman, [Group1 North Quad - Wait, Howe-Rounds, Jonsson] - JKB Theater

-3:00p-4:00p, Special Advising

-3:00p-4:30p, "The J Spot: A Sex Educator Tells All" with Jay Friedman, [Group2 South Quad - Kimball, McClellan, Penfield, Wiecking, Wilmarth] - JKB Theater

-4:00p-5:30p, Honors Forum Colloquium Meeting - Emerson Auditorium

-7:00p-9:00p, Checking Privilege at the Door: Living the Mission of the College


Thursday 9/6

 

Kaplan Test Prep & Admissions Information Table
Time: 9:30 AM- 2:00 PM

Location: Case Center - 1st floor in front of Skidmore Shop

Have a question regarding the GRE, LSAT, MCAT, GMAT, DAT, OAT or PCAT or the grad school admission process? Stop by the Kaplan table to get answers to your questions. Free practice tests for the above tests in the month of October and you can sign up at the table as well.


Welcome Back!
Time: 9:00 PM- 12:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

Campus kick-off event for Thursday Nights at the Tang with performances by "Jangula" and "Camper"


Friday 9/7

Faculty Meeting (Open to campus community only.)
Time: 3:30 PM- 5:00 PM

Location: Palamountain Hall - Gannett


 

Opening Reception (Open to faculty/staff only)
Time: 5:00 PM- 7:30 PM

Location: Scribner House

Opening Reception for Faculty and Staff.


Saturday 9/8

 

Golf Tim Brown Invitational
Time: 9:00 AM

Location: Saratoga State Park


 

Field Hockey vs New Paltz
Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Field Hockey Field


 

Women's Soccer vs Farmingdale St.
Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Wachenheim Field


Sunday 9/9

 

Golf Tim Brown Invitational
Time: 9:00 AM

Location: Saratoga State Park


 

Horn & Co.
Time: 5:00 PM

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

Skidmore Music Department faculty member Patrice Malatestinic, horn and Kevin Finn, piano are joined by guest woodwind quintet fünf performing music by Plog, Wilder, Thibodeau, and Nielsen.

Members of fünf include: Norman Thibodeau, flute Susan Kokernak, oboe David Ciucevich, clarinet Gerald Lanoue, bassoon Patrice Malatestinic, horn


Ongoing Events

[5/30 - 12/30] "Hearing Pictures"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Hearing Pictures" explores the relationship between sound and vision through a selection of aurally evocative drawings, paintings, photographs, and prints from the Tang collection.


  [6/9 - 10/14] "Elevator Music 21: Doug Van Nort: Constellate"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Elevator Music: Doug Van Nort: Constellate" Sound artist and experimental musician Doug Van Nort's work explores the radical sculpting of sonic environments, noise, immersion and the embodied nature of listening. "Constellate" turns the Tang elevator into a resonant sound-producing body for which Van Nort has created an original composition.


  [7/14 - 12/30] "Dance/Draw"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Dance/Draw"

Examining the importance of the line in art practices since the 1960s, "Dance/Draw" highlights essential connection between contemporary dance and the visual arts. Through an exploration of the relationship between these art practices, the exhibition attempts to break down boundaries between the two.


  [7/14 - 12/2] "Terry Adkins: Recital"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Terry Adkins: Recital"

Combing sculpture and live performance, Terry Adkins's installations pay tribute to the memories of under-recognized figures in our collective culture, including John Brown, John Coltrane, Ralph Ellison, Zora Neale Hurston, Bessie Smith, and Sojourner Truth. During performances with members of his Lone Wolf Recital Corps, Adkins activates his sculptural objects through improvisational playing and singing, spoken word, and recorded sound.


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