Current Students

Student Events at Skidmore

Wed February 22, 2017 Top ^
Teach For America Info Table
Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Case Center Table #3 Case 2nd Floor : Come learn more about Teach for America and how you can make an immediate difference following graduation. Full salary and benefits. Federal student loans deferred, and positions open to all majors and career backgrounds. Please note: An info session will take place 5-6pm in Bolton 281.
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
This Paragraph Has Something to Say
Time: 3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
HARDER 201: What goes on in a successful paragraph? What makes a paragraph successful in the first place? How do the individual sentences in a single paragraph work together, moving logically and smoothly one to the next? In other words, what makes a paragraph cohere?In this workshop we’ll look closely at this fundamental building block of the essay. We’ll practice strategies for mapping out the contents of a paragraph and its internal connections. In small groups, we’ll rework our own paragraphs. Workshop attendees, please bring an essay containing paragraphs that seem unfinished, puzzling, or just not quite right—not yet.
Teach For America Info Session
Time: 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 281: Come learn more about Teach for America and how you can make an immediate difference following graduation. Full salary and benefits. Federal student loans deferred, and positions open to all majors and career backgrounds. The session will include a Teach for America resume workshop.
OCSE Presents: Eligibility requirements and petitions
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 100: Come learn about the process for studying off-campus. We will go over the eligibility requirements to study off-campus through Skidmore and highlight some additional requirements that other programs might have.
Wake Forest University School of Business
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Ladd Hall 307: The Wake Forest University School of Business will be visiting Skidmore College on Feb. 22 to speak with students about our 10-month accelerated MA in Management (MAM) program, open to applicants from all majors. An information session will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 5:30-6:30 PM in Ladd 307. In addition, if a student is unavailable to attend and would like to meet with us, admission consultations are available by request. If you would like to arrange an admission consultation, please contact: John Montana, Sr. Associate Director, Enrollment Management at montanjs@wfu.edu. Sponsored by the Skidmore Career Development Center: 518-580-5790, cdc@skidmore.edu
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
Honors Forum Policy Debate
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
PALMTN Gannett Auditorium: Honors Forum Policy Debate on Inequality & Race, with guest speakers Richard Reeves of The Brookings Institution and Jason Riley of The Manhattan Institute.This is a public event, and is sponsored by The Skidmore College Honors Forum.
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
College Republicans First Meeting 2017
Time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
Winter Wellness Bonfire
Time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Case Center Case North Patio
Thu February 23, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Info Table: Peace Corps
Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall Atrium: The Peace Corps is a service opportunity for motivated change-makers to immerse themselves in a community abroad, working side by side with local leaders to tackle the most pressing challenges of our generation.Come talk with members of the Peace Corps and learn about prestigious opportunities at this popular program. An info session with pizza will also be hosted later in the day in Ladd 307 from 4:30-5:30pm.
Peace Corps Info Session
Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Ladd Hall 307: The Peace Corps is a service opportunity for motivated change-makers to immerse themselves in a community abroad, working side by side with local leaders to tackle the most pressing challenges of our generation. Come learn about the application process for the organization's prestigious opportunities at this popular program. Pizza will be served.
Skidmore in London Info Meeting
Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bolton Hall 281: Interested in studying in London? Attend this information meeting for Skidmore in London to find out more about studying in London in the fall, for the full-year or the spring semester. Skidmore partners with 8 different British universities in London. Students choose to enroll at one of the British universities, will receive an onsite stipend, and can also consider internship options. If you're not able to attend the information meeting but would like more information, please stop by Off-Campus Study & Exchanges in Starbuck 202 for walk-in advising Monday-Friday from 1-4 pm.
Paris Fall Seminar Information Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Bolton Hall 280: Interested in studying in Paris next fall? Attend this information meeting for the 2017 Paris Fall Seminar led by Professor Jaouad from the World Languages & Literatures department. The fall 2017 Paris Fall Seminar, titled “Paris and its Margins,” allows students to experience another side of Paris, a side that is rarely looked at; it is the Paris of those who live on its margins. It is the Paris of immigrants and artists. We will also discuss the Skidmore in Paris: Liberal Arts, Language & Business program which runs in conjunction with the Paris Fall Seminar.
Media&Film Studies Lecture - Adrienne Shaw, Guest Speaker
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
PALMTN Davis Auditorium: Representation Matters: Reframing Arguments for Diversity in Digital GameMost media studies arguments for the representation of marginalized groups have focused on exploring why more diversity in cultural texts is important. Points that have been made encompass everything from claims of direct media effects to analyzing how trends in representation reinforce hegemonic norms. Because of this, we tend to only see diversity as being possible when a strong “good business sense” case can be made. In contrast, by treating diversity, rather than pluralism, as the expected norm, we can begin to think more creatively about representation beyond niche marketing and simplistic assumptions about what “good” and “bad” representations are. Bio: Adrienne Shaw is an Assistant Professor in Temple University’s Department of Media Studies and Production, a member of the School of Media and Communication graduate faculty. Her book Gaming at the Edge: Sexuality and Gender at the Margins of Gamer Culture (University of Minnesota, 2014) won the 2016 Outstanding Book Award from the Popular Communication Division of the International Communication Association. She also recently co-edited a special issue of Critical Studies in Media Communication with Katherine Sender and an edited collection, Queer Game Studies (University of Minnesota Press, 2017) with Bonne Ruberg.
Writing Center Reading Series
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
WILSON 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
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 February 24, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Interview Project
Time: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Meeting Room-128A: Sign up for a mock interview with an Alumni Board Member through your MyCDC Account! RSVP is required - limited space available. Contact the CDC for more information.
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
XBox One Domination
Time: 8:00 PM to 2:00 AM
CASE Spa: 6 Giant Projection Screens, 6 hours of competition, Plenty of Games all in one night. Xbox Domination is where video-game lovers can have some fun with the company of their friends and snacks.
Sat February 25, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Payne: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Sun February 26, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon February 27, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Colloquium
Time: 5:00 PM to 6:15 PM
FILENE Filene Recital Hall: What you say is not always what you mean: a lecture on the psychology of communication presented by Kathrin Rothermich, Research Scholar at the University of Connecticut. Social communication is complex and rarely straight forward. Often listeners must infer what speakers mean, since what is said and what is meant often differ.
Connect with Congress
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 307: This is the weekly meeting for the Connect with Congress club (currently in our trial period). We will be discussing ways in which to get in contact with our representatives, potential barriers that one may face while doing so, and current political issues.
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
Middle East Documentary Series
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PALMTN Gannett Auditorium: Ten, by Abbas Kiarostami, 2002. Iran. 89 minutes. The Middle East immediately brings to mind conflict, flow of refugees and unstable geographies. Yet, amid its complexities, we forget about its natural, cultural, religious diversity and the colorful landscapes, beautiful music and delicious food. The series aims to discuss contemporary issues in the Middle East through an interdisciplinary lens. Each event will be introduced by one of the co-organizers of the Series, and followed by an Q&A session. The screenings are open to the public and they are free. The series is organized and co-sponsored by the student groups International Student Union and Hayat, History Department, International Affairs Program, MDOCS John. B. Moore Documentary Studies Collaborative, Zankel Chair Professor of Management and Liberal Arts in the Department of Management and Business, Environmental Studies and Sciences Program, and the Library. Next screenings: March 21, 6 pm, Emerson Auditorium, The Settlers (Israel, 2016) & April 20, 6 pm, Emerson Auditorium, Yallah Underground (USA, 2015)
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 February 28, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Curators' Tour of Sixfold Symmetry: Pattern in Art and Science
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
TANG Atrium: With Rachel Seligman, Assistant Director for Curatorial Affairs, and Rachel Roe-Dale, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Skidmore College
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 March 1, 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.
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Sixfold Symmetry Brown Bag Lunch
Time: 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
TANG Payne: Join us for a lunchtime discussion led by curatorial collaborators of the exhibition Sixfold Symmetry: Pattern in Art and Science. Associate Professor of Spanish Grace Burton and Associate Professor of Art Sarah Sweeney will lead this brown bag lunch discussion on dazzle and pattern disruption.Bring your lunch; drinks and sweets provided.This event is free and open to the public.
Paraphrasing: Don’t Quote Me
Time: 3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
HARDER 201: When is paraphrasing appropriate, as opposed to quoting? When does paraphrasing border on plagiarizing, and how can we avoid that misstep?In this workshop we’ll look at the distinctions between appropriate and in appropriate paraphrasing, and we'll work on improving our own use of the tool. Bring along passages you’d like to quote, paraphrase, or simply refer to, so that we can put these essential ways of talking with our sources to efficient and rightful use.
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
How to Change Attitudes about LGBT Rights - Lecture by Harrison & Michelson
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PALMTN Davis Auditorium: Professors Brian Harrison and Melissa Michelson speak about the research in their new book Listen, We Need to Talk: How to Change Attitudes about LGBT Rights (Oxford University Press, 2017). Listen, We Need to Talk tests Harrison and Michelson's Theory of Dissonant Identity Priming about how to change people's attitudes on controversial topics. They conducted randomized experiments all over the United States, many in partnership with equality organizations. They found that people are often willing to change their attitudes about LGBT rights when they find out that others with whom they share an identity (for example, as sports fans or members of a religious group) are also supporters of those rights - particularly when told about support from a leader of the group, and particularly if they find the information somewhat surprising.
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
Info Session: Overland Summers
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ladd Hall 206: Where Will You Lead?This Summer 2017, join a dynamic, accomplished and charismatic group of leaders who help kids see the world and all of its beauty and promise. Overland hires exceptional college students and recent graduates to lead summer programs across the country and around the world. Their staff of nearly 200 leaders and support staff spend ten days training and six weeks leading or supporting programs throughout the summer. Small groups, carefully crafted programs and inspiring leadership have been at the heart of what they do for the past 32 years. Come learn about the hiking, biking, service, writing, language or field studies programs with Overland. Leading for Overland will be one of the most challenging, yet rewarding, experiences of your life.
Winter Wellness Bonfire
Time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Case Center Case North Patio
Thu March 2, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio Talk
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
TANG Payne: Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio are the visiting artist-scholars for the 2017 McCormack Endowed Visiting Artist-Scholar Residency at Skidmore College. This is the first of two public talks during their residency about their on-going artistic collaboration and the exhibition Entangle: Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio.
Social Justice Month
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CASE Spa: Social justice Month Kickoff EventCome for great food, great performers, and to learn more about the upcoming events we have centered around social justice!
Table Top Weekly Meeting
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
Social Justice Month
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
CASE Spa
Feminist Action Network Weekly Club Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 206
Fragments
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
CO Calendar Only : FragmentsBy Edward AlbeeDirected by Shea Leavis '17 Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater at Skidmore CollegeMarch 2 - 8, 2017All shows at 8:00pm, except Sunday matinee at 2:00pm The Skidmore College Department of Theater is please to announce its Spring Black Box production: Fragments. In Fragments, a group of eight people gather together and begin reading aloud a series of proverbs. These proverbs provoke those assembled to begin telling stories: stories from the past, of dreams, of identity, and those that question the most fundamental parts of existence. As the playwright Edward Albee says, “The piece proceeds as a piece of music does.” Words build, scatter, and explode in rhythm. They serve as an examination of the human search for meaning in life, and the struggle to connect to the world and to one another through storytelling. FROM THE DIRECTOR: Edward Albee was a writer who throughout his artistic life ceaselessly challenged audiences to live their lives to the fullest and meticulously examine how they behave and treat one another. As a theater artist and playwright he always provoked the limits of what could be talked about onstage and the forms in which it could be done. By discussing politics, death rituals, racial profiling, childhood nightmares, and domestic violence, Fragments is a piece that searches for significance in the strangeness of everyday life and magnifies the importance of how people struggle to communicate with one another in an increasingly fractured world. This play is being presented not necessarily to hold a mirror up to society for reflection, but to serve as a proposal for how our reality might look, sound and feel if we abandoned all assumptions about how things should be and simply took a moment to exist with one another. In Albee’s universe even the small act of sharing stories is something the human body relies on for survival and nourishment as heavily as it does the air we breathe. 0 0 1 164 936 Skidmore College 7 2 1098 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE Tickets: $12 general admission and $8 for students and senior citizens. To reserve seats, call the Skidmore Theater Box Office at (518) 580-5439, email boxoffice@skidmore.edu, or find us online on Facebook or at theater.skidmore.edu
Trivia Night
Time: 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Case Center Spa
Fri March 3, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Fragments
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
CO Calendar Only : FragmentsBy Edward AlbeeDirected by Shea Leavis '17 Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater at Skidmore CollegeMarch 2 - 8, 2017All shows at 8:00pm, except Sunday matinee at 2:00pm The Skidmore College Department of Theater is please to announce its Spring Black Box production: Fragments. In Fragments, a group of eight people gather together and begin reading aloud a series of proverbs. These proverbs provoke those assembled to begin telling stories: stories from the past, of dreams, of identity, and those that question the most fundamental parts of existence. As the playwright Edward Albee says, “The piece proceeds as a piece of music does.” Words build, scatter, and explode in rhythm. They serve as an examination of the human search for meaning in life, and the struggle to connect to the world and to one another through storytelling. FROM THE DIRECTOR: Edward Albee was a writer who throughout his artistic life ceaselessly challenged audiences to live their lives to the fullest and meticulously examine how they behave and treat one another. As a theater artist and playwright he always provoked the limits of what could be talked about onstage and the forms in which it could be done. By discussing politics, death rituals, racial profiling, childhood nightmares, and domestic violence, Fragments is a piece that searches for significance in the strangeness of everyday life and magnifies the importance of how people struggle to communicate with one another in an increasingly fractured world. This play is being presented not necessarily to hold a mirror up to society for reflection, but to serve as a proposal for how our reality might look, sound and feel if we abandoned all assumptions about how things should be and simply took a moment to exist with one another. In Albee’s universe even the small act of sharing stories is something the human body relies on for survival and nourishment as heavily as it does the air we breathe. 0 0 1 164 936 Skidmore College 7 2 1098 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE Tickets: $12 general admission and $8 for students and senior citizens. To reserve seats, call the Skidmore Theater Box Office at (518) 580-5439, email boxoffice@skidmore.edu, or find us online on Facebook or at theater.skidmore.edu
Sat March 4, 2017 Top ^
Immigration, Borders, and Executive Orders: NY6 Panel Discussion
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
PALMTN Davis Auditorium: Border expert and human rights' advocate Rubén García talks about the history of border-crossing and his decades-long commitment to radical advocacy in the push-pull dichotomy of the border. García is joined by Heather Drabek Pendergast, attorney and ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) liaison for the American Immigration Lawyers Association in a discussion about federal policy changes and their immediate impact on our students, our local community, and statewide migrant workers. Please join us for this timely discussion about the swiftly changing policies that leave us wondering "what happens next?" And "what can we do about it?"
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Payne: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Fragments
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
CO Calendar Only : FragmentsBy Edward AlbeeDirected by Shea Leavis '17 Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater at Skidmore CollegeMarch 2 - 8, 2017All shows at 8:00pm, except Sunday matinee at 2:00pm The Skidmore College Department of Theater is please to announce its Spring Black Box production: Fragments. In Fragments, a group of eight people gather together and begin reading aloud a series of proverbs. These proverbs provoke those assembled to begin telling stories: stories from the past, of dreams, of identity, and those that question the most fundamental parts of existence. As the playwright Edward Albee says, “The piece proceeds as a piece of music does.” Words build, scatter, and explode in rhythm. They serve as an examination of the human search for meaning in life, and the struggle to connect to the world and to one another through storytelling. FROM THE DIRECTOR: Edward Albee was a writer who throughout his artistic life ceaselessly challenged audiences to live their lives to the fullest and meticulously examine how they behave and treat one another. As a theater artist and playwright he always provoked the limits of what could be talked about onstage and the forms in which it could be done. By discussing politics, death rituals, racial profiling, childhood nightmares, and domestic violence, Fragments is a piece that searches for significance in the strangeness of everyday life and magnifies the importance of how people struggle to communicate with one another in an increasingly fractured world. This play is being presented not necessarily to hold a mirror up to society for reflection, but to serve as a proposal for how our reality might look, sound and feel if we abandoned all assumptions about how things should be and simply took a moment to exist with one another. In Albee’s universe even the small act of sharing stories is something the human body relies on for survival and nourishment as heavily as it does the air we breathe. 0 0 1 164 936 Skidmore College 7 2 1098 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE Tickets: $12 general admission and $8 for students and senior citizens. To reserve seats, call the Skidmore Theater Box Office at (518) 580-5439, email boxoffice@skidmore.edu, or find us online on Facebook or at theater.skidmore.edu
Sun March 5, 2017 Top ^
Juried Student Exhibition
Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: 2017 Juried Skidmore Student ExhibitionWorks in all media by current Skidmore College students, juried by John Stomberg, Director, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College.
Banyu Wali Concert and Reception
Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
TANG Malloy Wing: Join us for the Gamelan Banyu Wali Concert on Sunday, March 5, 2:00 pm. The Skidmore student gamelan ensemble will perform music and dance from Indonesia; reception to follow. This event is free and open to the public. Other Gamelan Events (click links below for more info): Open rehearsal Tuesday, February 16, 5:30 – 7:00 pm Open rehearsal Tuesday, February 21, 5:30 – 7:00 pm, followed by a public gamelan workshop 7:00 – 8:00 pm(Photo by Andrzej Pilarczyk)
Fragments
Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
CO Calendar Only : FragmentsBy Edward AlbeeDirected by Shea Leavis '17 Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater at Skidmore CollegeMarch 2 - 8, 2017All shows at 8:00pm, except Sunday matinee at 2:00pm The Skidmore College Department of Theater is please to announce its Spring Black Box production: Fragments. In Fragments, a group of eight people gather together and begin reading aloud a series of proverbs. These proverbs provoke those assembled to begin telling stories: stories from the past, of dreams, of identity, and those that question the most fundamental parts of existence. As the playwright Edward Albee says, “The piece proceeds as a piece of music does.” Words build, scatter, and explode in rhythm. They serve as an examination of the human search for meaning in life, and the struggle to connect to the world and to one another through storytelling. FROM THE DIRECTOR: Edward Albee was a writer who throughout his artistic life ceaselessly challenged audiences to live their lives to the fullest and meticulously examine how they behave and treat one another. As a theater artist and playwright he always provoked the limits of what could be talked about onstage and the forms in which it could be done. By discussing politics, death rituals, racial profiling, childhood nightmares, and domestic violence, Fragments is a piece that searches for significance in the strangeness of everyday life and magnifies the importance of how people struggle to communicate with one another in an increasingly fractured world. This play is being presented not necessarily to hold a mirror up to society for reflection, but to serve as a proposal for how our reality might look, sound and feel if we abandoned all assumptions about how things should be and simply took a moment to exist with one another. In Albee’s universe even the small act of sharing stories is something the human body relies on for survival and nourishment as heavily as it does the air we breathe. 0 0 1 164 936 Skidmore College 7 2 1098 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE Tickets: $12 general admission and $8 for students and senior citizens. To reserve seats, call the Skidmore Theater Box Office at (518) 580-5439, email boxoffice@skidmore.edu, or find us online on Facebook or at theater.skidmore.edu
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon March 6, 2017 Top ^
Internships in Asia
Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Ladd Hall 307: Come learn about Skidmore's employer connections in Asia for Summer 2017 internships.
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
Connect with Congress
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 307: This is the weekly meeting for the Connect with Congress club (currently in our trial period). We will be discussing ways in which to get in contact with our representatives, potential barriers that one may face while doing so, and current political issues.
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
Screening of "Becoming Warren Buffett" with Teddy Kunhardt
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
TANG Somers: Becoming Warren Buffett is a co-production of HBO and Kunhardt Films; directed by Peter Kunhardt; produced by Teddy Kunhardt (Skidmore College alum) and George Kunhardt. This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Producer Teddy Kunhardt. Synopsis:With a net worth of more than $60 billion, Warren Buffett is truly a one-of-a-kind billionaire. Now 86, the legendary investor still lives in a modest home in Omaha, and continues to drive himself to the office every morning to manage Berkshire Hathaway, the fourth-largest public company in the world. But more surprising than his humble lifestyle and self-effacing personality are Buffett’s moral integrity and unique mind, which drove him not only to become the most successful businessman in the world, but also an unparalleled philanthropist.With unprecedented access to his day-to-day personal life, Becoming Warren Buffett tells the improbable story of how an ambitious, numbers-obsessed boy from Nebraska became one of the richest, most-respected men in the world. The definitive documentary on Buffett, this candid portrait sheds new light on a man who has helped shape the way Americans view capitalism and, more recently, philanthropy. Told primarily in Buffett’s own words, the film features never-before-released home videos, family photographs, archival footage and interviews with family and friends. Read more about the film at HBO.com. Film review in the New York Times.
Skidmo Daily Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 207
Fragments
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
CO Calendar Only : FragmentsBy Edward AlbeeDirected by Shea Leavis '17 Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater at Skidmore CollegeMarch 2 - 8, 2017All shows at 8:00pm, except Sunday matinee at 2:00pm The Skidmore College Department of Theater is please to announce its Spring Black Box production: Fragments. In Fragments, a group of eight people gather together and begin reading aloud a series of proverbs. These proverbs provoke those assembled to begin telling stories: stories from the past, of dreams, of identity, and those that question the most fundamental parts of existence. As the playwright Edward Albee says, “The piece proceeds as a piece of music does.” Words build, scatter, and explode in rhythm. They serve as an examination of the human search for meaning in life, and the struggle to connect to the world and to one another through storytelling. FROM THE DIRECTOR: Edward Albee was a writer who throughout his artistic life ceaselessly challenged audiences to live their lives to the fullest and meticulously examine how they behave and treat one another. As a theater artist and playwright he always provoked the limits of what could be talked about onstage and the forms in which it could be done. By discussing politics, death rituals, racial profiling, childhood nightmares, and domestic violence, Fragments is a piece that searches for significance in the strangeness of everyday life and magnifies the importance of how people struggle to communicate with one another in an increasingly fractured world. This play is being presented not necessarily to hold a mirror up to society for reflection, but to serve as a proposal for how our reality might look, sound and feel if we abandoned all assumptions about how things should be and simply took a moment to exist with one another. In Albee’s universe even the small act of sharing stories is something the human body relies on for survival and nourishment as heavily as it does the air we breathe. 0 0 1 164 936 Skidmore College 7 2 1098 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE Tickets: $12 general admission and $8 for students and senior citizens. To reserve seats, call the Skidmore Theater Box Office at (518) 580-5439, email boxoffice@skidmore.edu, or find us online on Facebook or at theater.skidmore.edu
Tue March 7, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Fragments
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
CO Calendar Only : FragmentsBy Edward AlbeeDirected by Shea Leavis '17 Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater at Skidmore CollegeMarch 2 - 8, 2017All shows at 8:00pm, except Sunday matinee at 2:00pm The Skidmore College Department of Theater is please to announce its Spring Black Box production: Fragments. In Fragments, a group of eight people gather together and begin reading aloud a series of proverbs. These proverbs provoke those assembled to begin telling stories: stories from the past, of dreams, of identity, and those that question the most fundamental parts of existence. As the playwright Edward Albee says, “The piece proceeds as a piece of music does.” Words build, scatter, and explode in rhythm. They serve as an examination of the human search for meaning in life, and the struggle to connect to the world and to one another through storytelling. FROM THE DIRECTOR: Edward Albee was a writer who throughout his artistic life ceaselessly challenged audiences to live their lives to the fullest and meticulously examine how they behave and treat one another. As a theater artist and playwright he always provoked the limits of what could be talked about onstage and the forms in which it could be done. By discussing politics, death rituals, racial profiling, childhood nightmares, and domestic violence, Fragments is a piece that searches for significance in the strangeness of everyday life and magnifies the importance of how people struggle to communicate with one another in an increasingly fractured world. This play is being presented not necessarily to hold a mirror up to society for reflection, but to serve as a proposal for how our reality might look, sound and feel if we abandoned all assumptions about how things should be and simply took a moment to exist with one another. In Albee’s universe even the small act of sharing stories is something the human body relies on for survival and nourishment as heavily as it does the air we breathe. 0 0 1 164 936 Skidmore College 7 2 1098 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE Tickets: $12 general admission and $8 for students and senior citizens. To reserve seats, call the Skidmore Theater Box Office at (518) 580-5439, email boxoffice@skidmore.edu, or find us online on Facebook or at theater.skidmore.edu
Edwin M. Moseley Faculty Research Lecture by Pushkala Prasad
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
PALMTN Gannett Auditorium: (Ir) resistable and (Dis) reputable Empire: Racialized Capitalism and the Tainting of Brand U.S.A. The U.S.A. as a force for both good and evil is an ever-present theme on the global stage. While its identification with democracy and economic enterprise contributes immensely to its positive face, its engagement in a particular form of racialized capitalism has simultaneously tainted its global image. The lecture will explore these dual tendencies with a view to understanding the profound ambivalence that characterizes Brand U.S.A. in the world’s imagination. The annual Edwin M. Moseley Faculty Research Lecture highlights compelling, original research in scholarly and creative work, and is the highest honor the Skidmore faculty can confer upon one of their peers. Pushkala Prasad is the Arthur Zankel Chair Professor of Management and Liberal Arts at Skidmore College where she teaches in the Management & Business Department and the International Affairs Program. Before coming to Skidmore, she was on the faculty at Clarkson University, the University of Calgary and Lund University in Sweden where she held the E-on Chair Professorship in Corporate Social Responsibility. Professor Prasad has an undergraduate degree in history from the University of Madras, an MBA from Xavier Institute in Jamshedpur, India and a Ph.D in Management from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She is a prolific scholar whose research has looked at resistance to technological change, the dynamics of workplace diversity, corporate social irresponsibility and the changing contours of global capitalism. Her work has been published in such pinnacle journals as the Academy of Management Journal, Organization Science, Research in the Sociology of Organizations, and the Journal of Management Studies. She is the author of Crafting Qualitative Research (Routledge) and co-editor of Managing the Organizational Melting Pot (Sage Publications) and the Routledge Companion to Critical Management Studies. Dr. Prasad’s research has been consistently funded by such agencies as the Alberta Energy Corporation, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the Swedish Quality of Worklife Foundation and the Jan Wallander Foundation of the Bank of Commerce of Sweden. At Skidmore, Pushkala Prasad teaches International Environments of Business, Diversity and Discrimination in the American Workplace and Faces and Phases of Global Capitalism. She is currently working on a book on the limits of liberalism in the context of new diversity tensions in the workplace.
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 March 8, 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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
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
Winter Wellness Bonfire
Time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Case Center Case North Patio
Fragments
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
CO Calendar Only : FragmentsBy Edward AlbeeDirected by Shea Leavis '17 Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater at Skidmore CollegeMarch 2 - 8, 2017All shows at 8:00pm, except Sunday matinee at 2:00pm The Skidmore College Department of Theater is please to announce its Spring Black Box production: Fragments. In Fragments, a group of eight people gather together and begin reading aloud a series of proverbs. These proverbs provoke those assembled to begin telling stories: stories from the past, of dreams, of identity, and those that question the most fundamental parts of existence. As the playwright Edward Albee says, “The piece proceeds as a piece of music does.” Words build, scatter, and explode in rhythm. They serve as an examination of the human search for meaning in life, and the struggle to connect to the world and to one another through storytelling. FROM THE DIRECTOR: Edward Albee was a writer who throughout his artistic life ceaselessly challenged audiences to live their lives to the fullest and meticulously examine how they behave and treat one another. As a theater artist and playwright he always provoked the limits of what could be talked about onstage and the forms in which it could be done. By discussing politics, death rituals, racial profiling, childhood nightmares, and domestic violence, Fragments is a piece that searches for significance in the strangeness of everyday life and magnifies the importance of how people struggle to communicate with one another in an increasingly fractured world. This play is being presented not necessarily to hold a mirror up to society for reflection, but to serve as a proposal for how our reality might look, sound and feel if we abandoned all assumptions about how things should be and simply took a moment to exist with one another. In Albee’s universe even the small act of sharing stories is something the human body relies on for survival and nourishment as heavily as it does the air we breathe. 0 0 1 164 936 Skidmore College 7 2 1098 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE Tickets: $12 general admission and $8 for students and senior citizens. To reserve seats, call the Skidmore Theater Box Office at (518) 580-5439, email boxoffice@skidmore.edu, or find us online on Facebook or at theater.skidmore.edu
Thu March 9, 2017 Top ^
SoundMind
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
TANG Mezzanine: SoundMind is a workshop that combines meditation, sensory awareness, and aesthetic activation of the breath, body, and voice. Aline, in pairs, and as a group, participants will explore resonance and vibration through touching, listening, and collaborative creation. Developed and led by Skidmore Professor Adam Tinkle.
Table Top Weekly Meeting
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 March 10, 2017 Top ^
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Sat March 11, 2017 Top ^
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Payne: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Sun March 12, 2017 Top ^
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon March 13, 2017 Top ^
Connect with Congress
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 307: This is the weekly meeting for the Connect with Congress club (currently in our trial period). We will be discussing ways in which to get in contact with our representatives, potential barriers that one may face while doing so, and current political issues.
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 March 14, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 March 15, 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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
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
Thu March 16, 2017 Top ^
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
Trivia Night
Time: 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Case Center Spa
Fri March 17, 2017 Top ^
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Sat March 18, 2017 Top ^
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Payne: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Sun March 19, 2017 Top ^
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon March 20, 2017 Top ^
Connect with Congress
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 307: This is the weekly meeting for the Connect with Congress club (currently in our trial period). We will be discussing ways in which to get in contact with our representatives, potential barriers that one may face while doing so, and current political issues.
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 March 21, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Middle East Documentary Series
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PALMTN Emerson Auditorium: The Settlers, by Shimon Dotan, 2016. Israel. 107 minutes The Middle East immediately brings to mind conflict, flow of refugees and unstable geographies. Yet, amid its complexities, we forget about its natural, cultural, religious diversity and the colorful landscapes, beautiful music and delicious food. The series aims to discuss contemporary issues in the Middle East through an interdisciplinary lens. Each event will be introduced by one of the co-organizers of the Series, and followed by an Q&A session. The screenings are open to the public and they are free. The series is organized and co-sponsored by the student groups International Student Union and Hayat, History Department, International Affairs Program, MDOCS John. B. Moore Documentary Studies Collaborative, Zankel Chair Professor of Management and Liberal Arts in the Department of Management and Business, Environmental Studies and Sciences Program, and the Library. Next screening: April 20, 6 pm, Emerson Auditorium, Yallah Underground (USA, 2015)
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 March 22, 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 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
Thu March 23, 2017 Top ^
An Introduction to Conclusions
Time: 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
HARDER 201: Conclusions often cause as much anxiety as introductions. How do we move past summarizing or repeating what we've already said? How "conclusive" do we actually need to be at the end of an essay?In this workshop, we'll look at various types of essay endings, and we'll practice recognizing and constructing conclusions that make reasonable and appealing stopping points in the particular journeys our essays take.
Writing Center Reading Series
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
WILSON 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
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 March 24, 2017 Top ^
Graphite Vision
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
ART Schick Art Gallery: Opening reception and talk for 'Graphite Vision,' an exhibition of works in graphite by 15 contemporary artists: Sandra Allen, Robert Bauer, Brett Bigbee, Matt Bollinger, Jessica Drenk, Renée French, Karel Havlícek, Dan Healey, Hipkiss, Anne Lindberg, M’onma, Catherine Murphy, Seana Reilly, Pete Schulte, and Joseph Yoakum. Gallery talk starts at 6 p.m.
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Sat March 25, 2017 Top ^
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Payne: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Sun March 26, 2017 Top ^
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon March 27, 2017 Top ^
Harder Lecture
Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
PALMTN Gannett Auditorium: “Semiconductors: The Industry that Changed the World.” Dr. Thomas Caulfield, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Fab 8, GLOBALFOUNDRIESThe F. William Harder Endowed Lecture will take place on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 5 pm, presented by Dr. Thomas Caulfield, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Fab 8, GLOBALFOUNDRIES. A reception will follow in the Class of 1967 Lobby in Palamountain Hall.
Skidmore Wind Solo Recital
Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
ZANKEL ELM: Skidmore students will perform music from the wind repertoire. The recital is free and open to the public.
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
Connect with Congress
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 307: This is the weekly meeting for the Connect with Congress club (currently in our trial period). We will be discussing ways in which to get in contact with our representatives, potential barriers that one may face while doing so, and current political issues.
Model UN Professor's Dinner
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall Rooms 3 & 4: This dinner is hosted by Skidmore's Model United Nations club. It is an event for students and professors to dine together and discuss current events.
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 March 28, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Behind-the-Scenes Collections Tour
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
TANG Atrium: Behind-the-Scenes Collections Tour with Elizabeth Karp, Head Museum Registrar, and Jessica Lubniewski, Assistant Registrar for Collections
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Demands and Dialogue: Re-engaging African Objects and Communities at the Royal Ontario Museum
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
PALMTN Davis Auditorium: Demands and Dialogue: Re-engaging African Objects and Communities at the Royal Ontario MuseumSpeaker: Dr. Silvia Forni Dr. Silvia Forni is Curator of Anthropology in the ROM's Department of World Cultures. She is the curator of the African collection, and responsible for the permanent and rotating display of African artworks in the Shreyas and Mina Ajmera Gallery of Africa, the Americas and the Asia Pacific. She is also Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Toronto, where she teachers Anthropology of Material Culture, Ethnography of Africa and Anthropology of Art. Since joining the ROM in 2008, she curated the partial gallery reinstallation and has worked on a number of exhibition projects focusing on African and African Canadian themes. Her research focuses on the significance of art objects and material culture in both local contexts and as part pf exchange networks. She is interested in the tensions, dynamics, and feedback that inspire the contemporary creators in Africa and the way art challenges the way Africa has been constructed in the Western imagination. In Cameroon, Dr. Forni has been researching the production and marketing of "traditional" African artworks produced since the second half of the 20th century and focusing on the important role of African dealers in the international trade of African art and their contributions to the shaping of collections and knowledge. In Ghana, she has been investigating the production, meaning, performance and circulation of the insignia of the Asafo companies of the Fante people. This lecture will focus on the contentious history surrounding the exhibition, "Into the Heart of Africa", a moment that polarized Canadian communities when it debuted in 1989. Just recently, the museum formally apologized for the anti-African racisim the exhibition brought to its community. Dr. Forni will discuss the role of museum curators in negotiating between art objects, difficult histories and modern publics.
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 March 29, 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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Commas: From Confusion to Confidence
Time: 3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
HARDER 201: Commas, like their fellow punctuation marks, make vital contributions to a sentence's meaning. But commas often confuse us; they can serve so many functions and turn up in so many different places. How can we tell which function applies in a given sense? Where, oh where, might a comma go? Sometimes a comma is required, and sometimes it may be optional. How do we distinguish the required from the optional?This workshop aims to make commas our allies in the search for precision and meaning.
Exploremore: Career Development Session
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Bolton Hall 100: Are you feeling completely lost, and not sure even where to start? We can help! During this session, take 2 brief career assessments, and have your findings interpreted to help you narrow down or affirm some of your interests. Then, learn how to connect your results with the World of Work and majors. Chipotle will be served!
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
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
The World According to Sound
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
FALSTF Falstaff's: What does the world around us sound like? In the World According to Sound, a public radio show that airs nationally on NPR's All Things Considered and on public radio stations, Sam Harnett and Chris Hoff create short listening experiences featuring one sound and the story behind it.In the live show, get ready to dim the lights, put on eye masks, and listen to sound as an embodied experience as Sam and Chris move sounds all around the room in an 8-channel audio set-up and discuss how and why they tell the story of the world according to sound.This event is supported by MDOCS and Arts Administration
Thu March 30, 2017 Top ^
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 March 31, 2017 Top ^
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Sat April 1, 2017 Top ^
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Atrium: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Drastic Measures Benefit Concert 2017: A Musical Night for SGBM Awareness
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
FILENE Filene Recital Hall: Join the Skidmore acapella groups and the Racing City Chorus for a night of advocacy, fundraising and awareness! All proceeds will be donated to Wellspring, a SGBM resource center serving the Saratoga community.
Sun April 2, 2017 Top ^
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon April 3, 2017 Top ^
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
What's NEXT after Skidmore? Repayment of Student Loans Workshop
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Ladd Hall 307: What's next after Skidmore? Please join us as Vince Scalise, Manager of Higher Education Partnerships, comes to campus to discuss student financial concerns regarding repayment of student loans. Learn tips & strategies on how to handle student loans that will affect your financial well-being after Skidmore.
International Affairs Biannual Lecture
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PALMTN Gannett Auditorium: NAEEM INAYATULLAH is professor and chair of the department of politics at Ithaca College, New York where he teaches courses on the Theory of International Relations, global Political Economy and the History of Economic Thought. He is a co-author (with David Blaney) of International Relations and the Problem of Difference (Routledge 2004) and Savage Economics: Wealth, Poverty and the Temporal Walls of Capitalism (2010) also with Routledge. Savage Economics has been described as “a tour de force in exposing the banality of much contemporary economic thought”. He has also published widely in journals such as Alternatives and Review of International Studies.
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 April 4, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 April 5, 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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
Annual David H. Porter Lecture
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
PALMTN Davis Auditorium: Greece and Ethiopia: the Early Connections by Prof. Elizabeth Fisher From literally the beginning of Greek literature, line 22 in Homer’s Odyssey, Ethiopia featured as a special place: where men were blameless and most reverent and the gods enjoyed feasts. This lecture looks at specific landscapes and the archaeology in Ethiopia which confirm that Greek pictorial and literary references are not to a mythical land but to a real place, in part situated in modern Ethiopia.Sponsored by the Classics Department Open to the public
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
Thu April 6, 2017 Top ^
The Poetic Image: Inspiration for All Writers
Time: 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
HARDER 201: How can a poetic image motivate us in our writing? How can we incorporate a poetic image in any type of writing we might do?In this workshop we'll look at the ways such poets as Pablo Neruda and Surrealist poets like Pierre Reverdy recognized the potential of the poetic image and used it in their work. Participants will practice each style we consider and share results with the group. Come be inspired.
Table Top Weekly Meeting
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
Janine Antoni & Stephen Petronio Artists Talk
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
TANG Payne: Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio are the visiting artist-scholars for the 2017 McCormack Endowed Visiting Artist-Scholar Residency at Skidmore College. This is the second of two public talks during their residency about their ongoing artistic collaboration and the exhibition Entangle: Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio.
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 7, 2017 Top ^
Off-Campus Study Show & Tell
Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor : The Off-Campus Study Show & Tell will highlight 8 students that have studied off campus. Each student will create a display to illustrate their time studying and living abroad using photos, music, souvenirs, video, food, or other creative ideas. This event is a great way for the community to ask questions and learn about the true student experience of off-campus study. A student will present to a team of judges. The winner this showcase will be awarded a $500 travel voucher to help him or her go abroad again. Students that are interested in submitting a proposal to be selected as one of the 8 students in the event should contact OCSE. More information is available at http://www.skidmore.edu/ocse/contests/show_and_tell.php.
Senior Capstone Dance Concert
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
DANCE Dance Theater: Senior dance majors present their Capstone performance which includes original work in choreography as well as solos created by professional choreographers. This year’s guest choreographers are Ori Flomin (formerly with Stephen Petronio Company); Kaitlyn Gilliland (Twyla Tharp Dance, formerly with NYCB); Navarra Novy-Williams (formerly with Batsheva Ensemble and Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet); Kate Skarpetowska (formerly with Lar Lubovitch Dance Company).Friday, April 7 at 8:00 pmSaturday, April 8 at 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm You can purchase your tickets online at skidmoredance.org General ticket purchase access begins on March 27. Adults are $9/$12*Seniors/Students are $5/$9**Price range depending on seats selected Please arrive at the theater no later than 10 minutes prior to show time. NO LATECOMERS will be seated during the performance. For questions, contact the Skidmore Dance Box Office at DanceEvents@skidmore.edu or at 518-580-5392
Sat April 8, 2017 Top ^
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Atrium: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Senior Capstone Dance Concert
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM
DANCE Dance Theater: Senior dance majors present their Capstone performance which includes original work in choreography as well as solos created by professional choreographers. This year’s guest choreographers are Ori Flomin (formerly with Stephen Petronio Company); Kaitlyn Gilliland (Twyla Tharp Dance, formerly with NYCB); Navarra Novy-Williams (formerly with Batsheva Ensemble and Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet); Kate Skarpetowska (formerly with Lar Lubovitch Dance Company).Friday, April 7 at 8:00 pmSaturday, April 8 at 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm You can purchase your tickets online at skidmoredance.org General ticket purchase access begins on March 27.Adults are $9/$12*Seniors/Students are $5/$9**Price range depending on seats selectedPlease arrive at the theater no later than 10 minutes prior to show time. NO LATECOMERS will be seated during the performance. For questions, contact the Skidmore Dance Box Office at DanceEvents@skidmore.edu or at 518-580-5392
Senior Capstone Dance Concert
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
DANCE Dance Theater: Senior dance majors present their Capstone performance which includes original work in choreography as well as solos created by professional choreographers. This year’s guest choreographers are Ori Flomin (formerly with Stephen Petronio Company); Kaitlyn Gilliland (Twyla Tharp Dance, formerly with NYCB); Navarra Novy-Williams (formerly with Batsheva Ensemble and Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet); Kate Skarpetowska (formerly with Lar Lubovitch Dance Company).Friday, April 7 at 8:00 pmSaturday, April 8 at 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm You can purchase your tickets online at skidmoredance.org General ticket purchase access begins on March 27.Adults are $9/$12*Seniors/Students are $5/$9**Price range depending on seats selectedPlease arrive at the theater no later than 10 minutes prior to show time. NO LATECOMERS will be seated during the performance. For questions, contact the Skidmore Dance Box Office at DanceEvents@skidmore.edu or at 518-580-5392
Sun April 9, 2017 Top ^
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon April 10, 2017 Top ^
Connect with Congress
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 307: This is the weekly meeting for the Connect with Congress club (currently in our trial period). We will be discussing ways in which to get in contact with our representatives, potential barriers that one may face while doing so, and current political issues.
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 April 11, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Saratoga Sings of Art and Inspiration
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
TANG Atrium: Opera Saratoga presents a free concert of opera and song inspired by great artists and works of art.
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 April 12, 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.
Curator's Tour of Inhabited Landscapes: Bougault's Algeria
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
TANG Atrium: With Ana-Joel Falcon-Weibe, Independent curator
Writing Center Workshop - Editing Tools for ELL Writers
Time: 3:15 PM to 4:30 PM
HARDER 108- PC computer lab: In response to student requests, the Writing Center is excited to offer a new workshop that focuses on editing strategies English language learners can employ independently. Our language specialist will cover the following topics: the comparative weight of accuracy vs. other concerns (according to about faculty concerns), identifying "must-edit" passages according to organizational conventions, ways to be clear that have nothing to do with grammar, and an online self-editing tool. -
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
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
OCSE Pre-Departure Orientation
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Palamountain Hall Davis Auditorium: MANDATORY pre-departure orientation for all students studying off-campus on an approved program or non-approved program that was approved through the petition process. This does not include Skidmore in Spain, Skidmore in Paris, or Skidmore in London.
Thu April 13, 2017 Top ^
SoundMind
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
TANG Mezzanine: SoundMind is a workshop that combines meditation, sensory awareness, and aesthetic activation of the breath, body, and voice. Alone, in pairs, and as a group, participants will explore resonance and vibration through touching, listening, and collaborative creation. Developed and led by Skidmore Professor Adam Tinkle.
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 14, 2017 Top ^
SoundMind
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
TANG Mezzanine: SoundMind is a workshop that combines meditation, sensory awareness, and aesthetic activation of the breath, body, and voice. Aline, in pairs, and as a group, participants will explore resonance and vibration through touching, listening, and collaborative creation. Developed and led by Skidmore Professor Adam Tinkle.
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Sun April 16, 2017 Top ^
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon April 17, 2017 Top ^
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 April 18, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 April 19, 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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
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
Thu April 20, 2017 Top ^
Middle East Documentary Series
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
PALMTN Emerson Auditorium: Yallah Underground, by Fared Eslam. 2015. USA. 85 minutesA documentary about the Arab Spring, follows underground artists from Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan and Israel from 2009 to 2013.The Middle East immediately brings to mind conflict, flow of refugees and unstable geographies. Yet, amid its complexities, we forget about its natural, cultural, religious diversity and the colorful landscapes, beautiful music and delicious food. The series aims to discuss contemporary issues in the Middle East through an interdisciplinary lens.Each event will be introduced by one of the co-organizers of the Series, and followed by an Q&A session. The screenings are open to the public and they are free. The series is organized and co-sponsored by the student groups International Student Union and Hayat, History Department, International Affairs Program, MDOCS John. B. Moore Documentary Studies Collaborative, Zankel Chair Professor of Management and Liberal Arts in the Department of Management and Business, Environmental Studies and Sciences Program, and the Library.
Table Top Weekly Meeting
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 21, 2017 Top ^
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Spring Dance Concert
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
DANCE Dance Theater: Presenting new works by Skidmore faculty choreographers and featuring "The Ship Song” by Stephen Petronio, this year’s McCormack Endowed Visiting Artist-Scholar Resident. Friday, April 21 at 8:00 pmSaturday, April 22 at 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm You can purchase your tickets online at skidmoredance.org General ticket purchase access begins on April 10. Adults are $9/$12*Seniors/Students are $5/$9**Price range depending on seats selectedPlease arrive at the theater no later than 10 minutes prior to show time. NO LATECOMERS will be seated during the performance. For questions, contact the Skidmore Dance Box Office at DanceEvents@skidmore.edu or at 518-580-5392
Sat April 22, 2017 Top ^
Family Saturdays
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
TANG Atrium: The Tang Museum's Family Saturday programs run from February 11 through April 22, with no program on April 15. Most go from 2:300-3:30 pm and include a tour of a specific exhibition followed by an art-making project. All programs are free and open to the public, and suitable for children ages 5 and older, accompanied by their adult companions.Reservations can be made one week before each week's program. For additional information and reservations, call the Tang's Visitor Services Desk at 5180580-8080.
Spring Dance Concert
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM
DANCE Dance Theater: Presenting new works by Skidmore faculty choreographers and featuring "The Ship Song” by Stephen Petronio, this year’s McCormack Endowed Visiting Artist-Scholar Resident.Friday, April 21 at 8:00 pmSaturday, April 22 at 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm You can purchase your tickets online at skidmoredance.org General ticket purchase access begins on April 10.Adults are $9/$12*Seniors/Students are $5/$9**Price range depending on seats selectedPlease arrive at the theater no later than 10 minutes prior to show time. NO LATECOMERS will be seated during the performance.For questions, contact the Skidmore Dance Box Office at DanceEvents@skidmore.edu or at 518-580-5392
Spring Dance Concert
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:45 PM
DANCE Dance Theater: Presenting new works by Skidmore faculty choreographers and featuring "The Ship Song” by Stephen Petronio, this year’s McCormack Endowed Visiting Artist-Scholar Resident.Friday, April 21 at 8:00 pmSaturday, April 22 at 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm You can purchase your tickets online at skidmoredance.org General ticket purchase access begins on April 10.Adults are $9/$12*Seniors/Students are $5/$9**Price range depending on seats selectedPlease arrive at the theater no later than 10 minutes prior to show time. NO LATECOMERS will be seated during the performance.For questions, contact the Skidmore Dance Box Office at DanceEvents@skidmore.edu or at 518-580-5392
Sun April 23, 2017 Top ^
Outing Club Weekly Meeting
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bolton Hall 282
Mon April 24, 2017 Top ^
Weekly MUN Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 April 25, 2017 Top ^
FeelGood Deli
Time: 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
CASE Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Curator's Tour: If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day, Collections of Claude Simard
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
TANG Atrium: With Dayton Director Ian Berry
Women in Business
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tisch Learning Center 202
Jesus and the Marginalized Small Group
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Ladd Hall 106
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 April 26, 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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Entrepreneurship Club General Meeting
Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bolton Hall 103
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
Thu April 27, 2017 Top ^
Writing Center Reading Series
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
WILSON 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 ^
IGNITE
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Library, Lucy Scribner Media Viewing-129
Sun April 30, 2017 Top ^
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
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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 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
Thu May 4, 2017 Top ^
Table Top Weekly Meeting
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Ladd Hall 107
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 Table #2 Case 2nd Floor
Writing Center Night Write
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
LIB 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 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.
Thu May 11, 2017 Top ^
Raíces Club
Time: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Case Center Intercultural Center
Fri May 12, 2017 Top ^
Senior Show Opening Reception
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
TANG 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.
Fri June 9, 2017 Top ^
Storytellers' Institute: Festosium Weekend
Time: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
CO 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
CO 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
CO 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!

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