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Student Events at Skidmore

Thu April 27, 2017 Top ^
Saratoga CSA Sign Up
Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Case Center Table #3 Case 2nd Floor : Faculty, staff and students are invited to sign up for the fifth annual Saratoga CSA, which features 12 weeks of freshly harvested vegetables from 9 Miles East Farm delivered to the atrium of the dining hall. The CSA starts when classes resume in September.
Writing Center Reading Series
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wilson Memorial Chapel Wilson Chapel: The Writing Center Reading Series features the uber-talented writing center tutors sharing their own creative work with the rest of the Skidmore Community. Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, and even songwriting will be part of these fun-filled evenings of creativity at Wilson Chapel.
Table Top Weekly Meeting
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
Raíces Club
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Case Center Intercultural Center
Feminist Action Network Weekly Club Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 206
Trivia Night
Time: 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Case Center Spa
Fri April 28, 2017 Top ^
Handmade Pop Up Shop
Time: 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tang Teaching Museum Lobby - Tang Store: The Entrepreneurial Artist Initiative & Tang Teaching Museum present Handmade Pop-Up!Join us on Friday, April 28, from 12:00 - 7:00pm, at the Tang Store, for a one-day sale of art & handmade items created by Skidmore College students in Arts Administration’s Marketplace for Artists Class and the Entrepreneurial Artist Initiative. Professor Elizabeth Dubben’s students will transform the foyer outside of the Tang Store into a unique, pop-up marketplace showcasing emerging artists. Work by:Savan DeSouzaSanjana GothiAllison GretchkoPatrick GriffinCaroline HermanMisha HolzmanHavana LiuJulia RendellJamie ScherzerJulia SlaffMadeleine WelschGoa ZhuHandmade Pop-up will be the first of three events celebrating student creativity at the Tang. Also starting at 12:00 pm, Professor Adam Tinkle's students will transform a hallway inside the Tang Museum into a tiny FM radio station for a live broadcast of their final audio projects. Following the broadcast will be the annual Tang Party, where we'll ring in the end of the academic year with an epic celebration of student art including site-specific installations and live music.Schedule of events on 4/28: Handmade Pop-Up: 12:00 - 7:00 pmTangwaves: 12:00 – 8:00 pmTang Party: 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tangwaves
Time: 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tang Teaching Museum Tang Teaching Museum: Tune into Tangwaves!Professor Adam Tinkle's students transform a hallway inside the Tang Museum into a tiny FM radio station for a live broadcast of their final audio projects. Stop by the museum to catch their frequency, pick up a portable radio, and see the transmission in progress. Their low-powered station will have a limited broadcast range, so you will need to be in the vicinity of the Tang to tune in. Schedule of events on 4/28: Handmade Pop-Up: 12:00 - 7:00 pmTangwaves: 12:00 – 8:00 pmTang Party: 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Speed Friending
Time: 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Case Center Spa Lounge Area (Saratoga Room)
Skidmore Hillel Shabbat Services
Time: 5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Wilson Memorial Chapel Wilson Chapel
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Tang Party
Time: 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Tang Teaching Museum Outside Museum: Ring in the end of the academic year and celebrate Skidmore College student creativity at the annual Tang Party!The event will feature site-specific installations across the Tang grounds created by students from across class years and majors. They include pieces made in and out of the classroom, works developed collaboratively by student groups, and even a presentation of one class's final work. The evening will also feature a exciting program of life music.This event is organized by the Tang Student Advisory Council with Skidmore College student club ProArts. Tang Party is one of three events celebrating student creativity at the Tang. Starting at 12:00 pm, the Tang store will have a one-day sale of art & handmade items created by Skidmore College students. Also starting at 12:00 pm, Professor Adam Tinkle's students will transform a hallway inside the Tang Museum into a tiny FM radio station for a live broadcast of their final audio projects. Immediately following the broadcast is the annual Tang Party! Schedule of events on 4/28:Handmade Pop-Up: 12:00 - 7:00 pmTangwaves: 12:00 – 8:00 pmTang Party: 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sun April 30, 2017 Top ^
Friends of Skidmore
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Palamountain Hall 303: OPEN Support Group for Students in any stage of the Alcohol and/or Drug Recovery Process.
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon May 1, 2017 Top ^
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
Stompin' Soles Final Show
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Filene Hall Filene Recital Hall: Stompin' Soles presents our final show!! We will preform 9 original pieces choreographed by our current and past club members. We will also have other Skidmore performance groups performing along with us! It's going to be a toe-tappin' good time, so don't miss out! Performers: Caroline Kelberman ‘17, Amanda Paskavitz ‘17, Libby Oehrlein '17, Gabby Ponzini ‘18, Jessie Kogan ‘18, Mackenzie Costigan '19, Emily Gunter '19, Alyssa Tiren '19, Aliza Franz ’20, Grace Wolfe ’20, Sara Brigida ’20, and Hannah Geller ’20.
OCSE Evening Advising
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Meeting Room-319: Every Monday and Wednesday evening, from 6-9pm, an OCSE student advisor will be on duty in the library (room 319) to answer basic questions about studying off-campus. These advisors have studied abroad and can speak to all aspects of the process.No appointment necessary.
Small Group
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Skidmo Daily Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 207
Tue May 2, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Case Center Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Meeting Room-437: The Writing Center's Tuesday Night Write begins Tuesday, Feb. 7, and will take place every Tuesday evening through most of the spring semester, from 6 to 8 pm in Library 437.Tuesday Night Write offers Skidmore students of all class years and all disciplines the chance to work on their writing projects alongside their fellow students in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. A tutor will be on hand to answer specific questions and provide brief consultations. Snacks, tea, and hot chocolate will be available. Working among other writers, no matter how diverse the individual projects, can prove motivating and even inspiring. Join us!
Wed May 3, 2017 Top ^
FAN Weekly Meetings
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Ladd Hall 107: Weekly club meetings for Skidmore's Feminist Action Network. FAN is a community of activists on campus looking to educate, advocate, and take action.
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Case Center Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
OCSE Evening Advising
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Meeting Room-319: Every Monday and Wednesday evening, from 6-9pm, an OCSE student advisor will be on duty in the library (room 319) to answer basic questions about studying off-campus. These advisors have studied abroad and can speak to all aspects of the process.No appointment necessary.
VOX meeting
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ladd Hall 207
Fri May 5, 2017 Top ^
Skidmore Hillel Shabbat Services
Time: 5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Wilson Memorial Chapel Wilson Chapel
Sun May 7, 2017 Top ^
Friends of Skidmore
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Palamountain Hall 303: OPEN Support Group for Students in any stage of the Alcohol and/or Drug Recovery Process.
Mon May 8, 2017 Top ^
OCSE Evening Advising
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Meeting Room-319: Every Monday and Wednesday evening, from 6-9pm, an OCSE student advisor will be on duty in the library (room 319) to answer basic questions about studying off-campus. These advisors have studied abroad and can speak to all aspects of the process.No appointment necessary.
Tue May 9, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Case Center Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Meeting Room-437: The Writing Center's Tuesday Night Write begins Tuesday, Feb. 7, and will take place every Tuesday evening through most of the spring semester, from 6 to 8 pm in Library 437.Tuesday Night Write offers Skidmore students of all class years and all disciplines the chance to work on their writing projects alongside their fellow students in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. A tutor will be on hand to answer specific questions and provide brief consultations. Snacks, tea, and hot chocolate will be available. Working among other writers, no matter how diverse the individual projects, can prove motivating and even inspiring. Join us!
Wed May 10, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Case Center Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
OCSE Evening Advising
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Meeting Room-319: Every Monday and Wednesday evening, from 6-9pm, an OCSE student advisor will be on duty in the library (room 319) to answer basic questions about studying off-campus. These advisors have studied abroad and can speak to all aspects of the process.No appointment necessary.
Fri May 12, 2017 Top ^
Skidmore Hillel Shabbat Services
Time: 5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Wilson Memorial Chapel Wilson Chapel
Senior Show Opening Reception
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tang Teaching Museum Atrium: A tradition continues as Skidmore’s annual studio art majors’ Senior Thesis Exhibition is scheduled May 12 – 20 at the Tang Teaching Museum. Senior studio art majors will be displaying their work as a capstone to their studies at Skidmore College. An opening reception is scheduled from 6 to 8 pm Friday, May 12. The Department of Art is sponsoring the exhibition. The exhibition and reception are FREE and open to the public.
Sun May 14, 2017 Top ^
Friends of Skidmore
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Palamountain Hall 303: OPEN Support Group for Students in any stage of the Alcohol and/or Drug Recovery Process.
Fri May 19, 2017 Top ^
Skidmore Hillel Shabbat Services
Time: 5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Wilson Memorial Chapel Wilson Chapel
Fri June 2, 2017 Top ^
2017 Suzuki Company of Toga Performance of The Trojan Women
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater JKB - Main Stage: The Suzuki Company of Toga, Japan presents this pinnacle of the Greek tragedies. Named for its founder, Tadashi Suzuki, SCOT Company celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2015 and has performed in 84 cities and 31 countries world-wide. Tadashi Suzuki is the founder of Japan’s first international theater festival (Toga) and the creator of the Suzuki Method of Actor Training. He and Anne Bogart co-founded the SITI Company, originally known as the Saratoga International Theater Company.Two showings: Friday, June 2 & Saturday, June 37:30 pm, Bernhard Theater For tickets: www.skidmore.edu/zankel/ticketsevents.php or call (518) 580-5321, $15 General Admission/$7 Students and Seniors
Sat June 3, 2017 Top ^
2017 Suzuki Company of Toga Performance of The Trojan Women
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater JKB - Main Stage: The Suzuki Company of Toga, Japan presents this pinnacle of the Greek tragedies. Named for its founder, Tadashi Suzuki, SCOT Company celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2015 and has performed in 84 cities and 31 countries world-wide. Tadashi Suzuki is the founder of Japan’s first international theater festival (Toga) and the creator of the Suzuki Method of Actor Training. He and Anne Bogart co-founded the SITI Company, originally known as the Saratoga International Theater Company.Two showings: Friday, June 2 & Saturday, June 37:30 pm, Bernhard Theater For tickets: www.skidmore.edu/zankel/ticketsevents.php or call (518) 580-5321, $15 General Admission/$7 Students and Seniors
Sun June 4, 2017 Top ^
Golfstrom Quartet
Time: 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Wilson Memorial Chapel Wilson Chapel: The Golfstrom quartet dedicates this program to the many different strains of Jewish music from around the world. They will play old and new, devotional and secular folk songs, traditional melodies, lullabies, ballads and standards. There will be klezmer dance music as well as waltzes, tangos and foxtrots that were inspired or colored by the Jewish musical tradition. Please feel free to dance if you are so moved and the space allows. You will hear a selection of melodies that have been wildly popular at different times and in different places, recreating an atmosphere of those bygone times. Music by Jewish composers from Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France, the United States, Israel, Canada and Latvia and sung in Yiddish, Ladino, Hebrew, English, French and Russian will be featured.The program will be held in Wilson Chapel at 3:30pm. A donation of $10 for adults is suggested. Students and children are welcome for free.The program is sponsored by The Saratoga Jewish Cultural Arts Festival and The Skidmore Office of Jewish Student Life. Please RSVP to (518) 584-8730 x 2, or email office@saratogasinai.org
Fri June 9, 2017 Top ^
Storytellers' Institute: Festosium Weekend
Time: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Calendar Only Calendar Only : Festosium ™ (n). A gathering that combines the best elements of a festival to showcase and a symposium to bring together a small group of scholars and artists to engage with intellectual and creative work.MDOCS hosts the Festosium weekend each year during the second weekend of the Storytellers' Institute. The 2017 Festosium will be held June 9-11, 2017, with filmmakers, audio creators, visual artists, and academics presenting recent documentary work that interrogates the importance of Space & Place in documentary.Events will be hosted at the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum, Davis Auditorium, Gannett Auditorium, Falstaffs and other venues on the Skidmore College campus. All events are free and open to the public. Full schedule and details coming soon!
Sat June 10, 2017 Top ^
Storytellers' Institute: Festosium Weekend
Time: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Calendar Only Calendar Only : Festosium ™ (n). A gathering that combines the best elements of a festival to showcase and a symposium to bring together a small group of scholars and artists to engage with intellectual and creative work.MDOCS hosts the Festosium weekend each year during the second weekend of the Storytellers' Institute. The 2017 Festosium will be held June 9-11, 2017, with filmmakers, audio creators, visual artists, and academics presenting recent documentary work that interrogates the importance of Space & Place in documentary.Events will be hosted at the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum, Davis Auditorium, Gannett Auditorium, Falstaffs and other venues on the Skidmore College campus. All events are free and open to the public. Full schedule and details coming soon!
Sun June 11, 2017 Top ^
Storytellers' Institute: Festosium Weekend
Time: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Calendar Only Calendar Only : Festosium ™ (n). A gathering that combines the best elements of a festival to showcase and a symposium to bring together a small group of scholars and artists to engage with intellectual and creative work.MDOCS hosts the Festosium weekend each year during the second weekend of the Storytellers' Institute. The 2017 Festosium will be held June 9-11, 2017, with filmmakers, audio creators, visual artists, and academics presenting recent documentary work that interrogates the importance of Space & Place in documentary.Events will be hosted at the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum, Davis Auditorium, Gannett Auditorium, Falstaffs and other venues on the Skidmore College campus. All events are free and open to the public. Full schedule and details coming soon!
Tue June 27, 2017 Top ^
Terell Stafford Quintet
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Zankel Music Center Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall: Acclaimed trumpeter Terell Stafford leads this quintet featuring Tim Warfield (tenor saxophone), Bruce Barth (piano), David Wong (bass) and Billy Williams (drums). Concert Tickets are available at the Zankel Music Center ticketing website or call the Box Office at 518.580.5321.General Admission: $8 adults, $5 seniors/Skidmore community, FREE for students and children.The Skidmore Jazz Institute has been providing opportunities for young musicians to study with world-class jazz artists for 30 years. For more information, visit the Skidmore Jazz Institute.
Thu June 29, 2017 Top ^
2017 SITI - Student Theater Showing
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater Black Box: International participants from around the world showcase theater works created while at Skidmore June 29, 7 pm, Black Box, Bernhard Theater
Skidmore Jazz All-Stars
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Zankel Music Center Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall: Featuring Jon Faddis (trumpet), Jimmy Greene (tenor saxophone), Michael Dease (trombone), Bill Cunliffe (piano), Vic Juris (guitar), Rufus Reid (bass) and Dennis Mackrel (drums). Concert Tickets are available at the Zankel Music Center ticketing website or call the Box Office at 518.580.5321.General Admission: $8 adults, $5 seniors/Skidmore community, FREE for students and children.The Skidmore Jazz Institute has been providing opportunities for young musicians to study with world-class jazz artists for 30 years. For more information, visit the Skidmore Jazz Institute.
Fri June 30, 2017 Top ^
2017 SITI - Theater Demonstrations - Viewpoints Method
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater JKB - Main Stage: SITI Company Members and Workshop Participants perform ensemble theater improvisations using the Viewpoints June 30, 10 am, Bernhard Theater
2017 SITI - Theater Demonstrations - Suzuki Method
Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater JKB - Main Stage: SITI Company members and workshop participants demonstrate the Suzuki Method of Actor Training. June 30, 2 pm, Bernhard Theater
2017 SITI - Student Theater Showing
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater Black Box: International participants from around the world showcase theater works created while at Skidmore June 29, 7 pm, Black Box, Bernhard Theater
2017 SITI - Student Theater Showing
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater Black Box: International participants from around the world showcase theater works created during the workshop.
Wed July 5, 2017 Top ^
Skidmore Jazz All-Stars
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Zankel Music Center Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall: Featuring Brandon Lee (trumpet), Dick Oatts (saxophone), Michael Dease (trombone), Bill Cunliffe (piano), Peter Bernstein (guitar), David Wong (bass), and John Riley (drums).Concert Tickets are available at the Zankel Music Center ticketing website or call the Box Office at 518.580.5321.General Admission: $8 adults, $5 seniors/Skidmore community, FREE for students and children.The Skidmore Jazz Institute has been providing opportunities for young musicians to study with world-class jazz artists for 30 years. For more information, visit the Skidmore Jazz Institute.
Thu July 6, 2017 Top ^
Jon Batiste and Stay Human
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Zankel Music Center Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall: This special engagement will benefit the Skidmore McCormack Jazz Scholarship Fund. Batiste is a globally celebrated musician, educator, bandleader and television personality; his band Stay Human is seen nightly on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Batiste and bandmate Joseph Saylor (drums) are former Jazz Institute participants. They will be joined by Eddie Barbash (alto sax, and vocals), Louis Cato (acoustic & bass guitar, tuba, percussion, vocals), Ibanda Ruhumbika (tuba), Jonathan Lampley (trumpet, tuba), Grace Kelly (alto and baritone saxophone) and Russell Hall (bass).Concert tickets available at the Zankel Music Center ticketing website or call the Box Office at 518.580.5321.General Admission: $30The Skidmore Jazz Institute has been providing opportunities for young musicians to study with world-class jazz artists for 30 years. For more information, visit the Skidmore Jazz Institute.
Tue July 11, 2017 Top ^
Decoda Chamber Music Ensemble
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Zankel Music Center Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall: Featuring: Siwoo Kim (violin), Angelia Cho (violin), Jack Stulz (viola), Claire Bryant (cello), Kris Saebo (bass), Catherine Gregory (flute), Alicia Lee (clarinet), Brandon Ridenour (trumpet), Michael Mizrahi (piano).Decoda is the first-ever Affiliate Ensemble of Carnegie Hall comprised of musicians who attended the renowned Ensemble Connect (ACJW) Fellowship program. The ensemble is based in New York City and dedicated to bringing meaningful musical experiences to audiences around the world. This is their fourth annual two-week intensive designed for young musicians offering multiple performance opportunities, meaningful community engagement, and the chance to take home leadership skills that will help them share their passion for music with the world. Concert Tickets are available at: www.skidmore.edu/zankelGeneral Admission: $8 adults, $5 seniors/Skidmore community, FREE for students and children
Thu July 13, 2017 Top ^
Lionel Shriver Q & A
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Palamountain Hall Davis Auditorium: A panel discussion with fiction writer, Lionel Shriver.
Tue July 18, 2017 Top ^
Decoda Chamber Music Ensemble
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Zankel Music Center Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall: Featuring: Siwoo Kim (violin), Angelia Cho (violin), Nathan Schram (viola), Claire Bryant (cello), Kris Saebo (bass), Catherine Gregory (flute), Alicia Lee (clarinet), Brad Balliett (bassoon), Brandon Ridenour (trumpet), and Michael Mizrahi (piano). Decoda is the first-ever Affiliate Ensemble of Carnegie Hall comprised of musicians who attended the renowned Ensemble Connect (ACJW) Fellowship program. The ensemble is based in New York City and dedicated to bringing meaningful musical experiences to audiences around the world. This is their fourth annual two-week intensive designed for young musicians offering multiple performance opportunities, meaningful community engagement, and the chance to take home leadership skills that will help them share their passion for music with the world. Concert Tickets are available at: www.skidmore.edu/zankelGeneral Admission: $8 adults, $5 seniors/Skidmore community, FREE for students and children
Fri July 21, 2017 Top ^
Decoda Skidmore Chamber Music Final Student Performance
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Zankel Music Center Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall: Final concert featuring Decoda │ Skidmore Chamber Music Institute participants The Decoda | Skidmore Chamber Music Institute is a two-week intensive designed for young musicians offering multiple performance opportunities, meaningful community engagement, and the chance to take home leadership skills that will help them share their passion for music with the world. Join us for the culminating concert of this summer intensive. Free and Open to the public
Wed July 26, 2017 Top ^
Writers Public Readings
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Palamountain Hall Davis Auditorium: Fiction reading by Joyce Carol Oates

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