- Yahoo News: Maya mural reveals ancient 'photobomb'
In the February issue of the journal Antiquity, Skidmore Professor Heather Hurst and co-authors find a surprise in a 1,250-year-old Maya mural. Read More.
- What happens when you stop exercising
Within a week your muscles lose some of their fat-burning potential and your metabolism slows down, says Paul Arciero, an exercise science professor at Skidmore College. Read More.
- Local coaches making a difference in young girls' lives
The rewards of coaching young women and influencing their lives are seen in several Capital District coaches, including Skidmore's Beth Hallenbeck. Read More.
- The future of India-Pakistan relations
The Peshawar massacre offers India and Pakistan an opportunity to recast their relationship, writes Yelena Biberman-Ocakli, visiting assistant professor of government, in World News Report. Read More.
- 'Wizard of Oz' as American myth
In Smithsonian magazine, Megan Williams, visiting professor of history, describes Dorothy's defeat of the witches as a story of emancipation. Read More.
- Corita Kent opens in Pittsburgh
NPR talks with Tang Museum Director Ian Berry about the acclaimed Corita Kent show he curated, opening at the Andy Warhol Museum. Read More.
- An improbable haven of joy
Emily Williams '18 and her family have found an "emotional equilibrium" at Camp Sunshine in southern Maine. Read More.
- An Off-Broadway debut
'Villainous Company,' by Victor Cahn, professor of English, will have its Off-Broadway debut January 12 at the Clurman Theater. Read More.
- Reviving Accelerate518
Skidmore is among nine Albany-area colleges seeking to revive Accelerate518 with a series of seminars aimed at preparing students for the New York State Business Plan Competition.? Read More.
- Vietnam's legacy
Teasing out the failures of the Vietnam era remains a crucial step toward engaging with our past, writes David Kieran, visiting assistant professor of history. Read More.
- A great day for jazz
In part because of spaces like the Arthur Zankel Music Center, the Albany area is the "jazz capital of New York State." Read More.
Skidmore theater alums earn critics' praise for "Coosje"
Theater troupe No. 11 Productions scores big at Capital Fringe Festival with "Coosje." Ryan Emmons '08 directs and Danny Tieger '08 pens songs for multimedia piece on love and art.