Science at Skidmore
 

The sciences are an integral part of Skidmore's interdisciplinary curriculum, no matter your major. Partnerships with dedicated faculty, significant hands-on research opportunities, and curricular flexibility will distinguish your science and mathematics education at Skidmore. In addition, outstanding laboratories and facilities and thirteen annual scholarships in science and mathematics make the college's offerings especially competitive. Skidmore offers 65 majors in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, as well as several pre-professional and cooperative programs.

 

The Sciences in the News

Skidmore Community Garden party announced

The Skidmore garden has is nearing the end of its first year at a new location. What better reason for a party? Come see and hear about the growing season, and have a taste of sustainably grown produce.

FEMA grant to further new research on firefighter health

Professor Denise Smith to lead largest national study investigating precise medical cause of cardiac death in the fire service.

Moss-Racusin helps White House scientists understand STEM gender bias

Assistant Professor Corinne Moss-Racusin shared research with the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) in July. It was the third time in 18 months that a Skidmore community member attended a high-profile White House meeting.

Biologists seek answers to fundamental questions about cells

The mysteries of plant cell walls are being revealed to Skidmore biologists engaged in summer collaborative research.

Waste audit yields clues about campus recycling program

Sustainable Skidmore undertakes spring waste audit to learn about what's being discarded and what could be recycled.
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