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Skidmore College
Black Faculty and Staff Group

2013–14 EVENTS

Spring 2014

  • Persons of Distinction Celebration
    Date: March 5, 2014
    Time: 5–6:30 p.m.
    Location: Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, second floor
  • Lunch gatherings are set for the following days, noon—1:30 p.m., in the Murray-Aikins Dining Hall Test Kitchen:
    • Tuesday, February 4
    • Tuesday, March 4
    • Tuesday, April 15
    • Tuesday, May 13
  • UJIMA Fashion Show
    Saturday, February 1, 2014
    Location: Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, second floor
    Time: 8 p.m.
  • David Yergan
    A Celebration of the Life and Work of David Yergan (1959–2013)
    Date: Saturday, February 8, 2014
    Time: 1 p.m. (Please arrive by 12:45 p.m.)
    Location: JKB Theater. Reception to follow in the JKB lobby
    RSVP: Alumni Affairs and College Events by January 30 at 580-5610
  • Mountaintop by Katori Hall
    Date: Sunday, February 9, 2014
    Time: 2 p.m.
    Location: Capital Repertory Theater
    Connect with Eunice to see if tickets are still available
  • Black and Latino Men: Dinner and film screening of American Promise and discussion.
    Date: Monday, Feb. 17
    Time: 6 p.m.
    Location: Murray Aikins Dining Hall, second floor

Fall 2013

  • Seventh annual Students of Color Welcome Reception (faculty and staff welcome at reception)
    Date: Sunday, September 8, 2013
    Time: 5:30–6:15 p.m.
    Location: Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, banquet hall lobby.

    During the reception, we encourage faculty and staff to network and connect with our first-year students of color. After the reception, new and returning students will join for a dinner in which they will share their experiences at Skidmore, strategies for success and campus resources.
  • Welcome and Welcome Back Dinner for Black Faculty and Staff (immediately following the Orientation Student of Color reception)
    Date: September 2013
    Time: 6:30–8:30 p.m.
    Location: Surrey Inn
    RSVP: Rochelle Calhoun by Wednesday, September 4
  • Monthly Luncheons
    Dates: Tuesdays, September 17, October 15, November 19 and December 17
    Time: Noon–1:30 p.m.
    Location: Test Kitchen, Murray-Aikins Dining Hall
  • Reception with President and Marie Glotzbach
    Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2013
    Time: 5:30 p.m.
    Location: Scribner House
  • Giving Thanks Reception with Students
    Date: Wednesday, December, 2013
    Time: 5–6:30 p.m.
    Location: Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, second floor