Skidmore College benefits immensely from being located in the vibrant city of Saratoga
Springs. As part of its mission, the College seeks to contribute to the quality of
life in the city, through its positive impact in such areas as the economy, cultural
life, and volunteerism. Since its founding in 1903, Skidmore has been actively engaged
in the life of the community, and this tradition continues to be a top priority of
His Atlantic article on "The Case for Reparations" has earned Coates a George Polk Award and the 2015 Stowe Prize for Writing.
The renowned American String Quartet returns to campus for a March 7 concert and to work with young musicians on campus for the 11th annual Skidmore String Festival March 7-8.
Skidmore is the center of the Liberty League basketball universe, with both the men's and women's teams securing league titles in weekend play. NCAA Division III tournaments await.
Acclaimed speaker Ben Cameron will discuss "the collision of arts and technology" in March 10 talk.
The Thoroughbred women's basketball team goes on the road this weekend in search of its first-ever Liberty League title.
It's not quite summer--yet. But that's not stopping a quintet of faculty members from the Skidmore Jazz Institute to teach and perform on campus Feb. 28-March 1.