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  • Culture wars have a new turf
    Soccer offers a new turf to play out the "culture wars" between cosmopolitanism and traditionalism, writes Andrew Lindner, assistant professor of sociology. "It is a divide ... between a relativist worldview that embraces diversity and global culture and an outlook that aims to maintain what they see as traditional American culture." Read More.
  • Skidmore hosts Solomon Northup Day
    It was standing-room-only in the Filene Recital Hall as descendants of Solomon Northup and many more met for the 16th time to explore Northup's story, the African-American experience and ongoing modern-day struggles for freedom by people around the world. Read More.
  • Tang Museum making art at Capital Region libraries
    In nearly 40 libraries this summer, the Tang is challenging children to sculpt using craft sticks, covered wire, and beads. Read More.
  • Sex assaults, harassment reported in science fieldwork
    For many women in science, the field is a hostile work environment, says Robin Nelson, assistant professor of anthropology and co-author of a recent study led by a colleague at the University of Illinois. Read More.
  • Skidmore professor talks about Malaysian airliner crash
    The shooting down of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 could be a turning point in the conflict in Ukraine, says Kate Graney, associate professor of government and an expert on the politics of Eastern Europe. Read More.
  • Notable

    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. More


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