Vigil for victims of New Zealand tragedy
The Skidmore Muslim Students Association and the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life will hold a vigil at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 21, in the Intercultural Center in Case Center. All are invited to attend. For more information, contact Parker Diggory.
Office of the President holds open office hour
President Philip A. Glotzbach will hold an open office hour from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 26, in the President’s Office, fourth floor of Palamountain Hall, to discuss topics of importance to you.
President’s Awards 2019
Individuals or teams from the Skidmore community may be nominated for a 2019 President’s Award until noon Monday, March 25. Nominations may be sent via online form or by email.
Chief human resources officer holds open office hours
Brett I. Last will hold open office hours from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, March 22; 2 to 4 p.m. Monday, March 25; and 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, March 27. If you would like to meet with the CHRO and are unable to attend, please contact Brianna Herman for an appointment.
A 90-minute crash course on structural inequality in America will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 24, in Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, second floor. Register online.
F. William Harder Lecture
Deb Kelly ’68 will discuss “Brands in Space: Launch Planning Reaches New Heights” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, in Filene Recital Hall.
Science on Tap
Neuroscientist Sara Lagalwar will speak at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, at the Parting Glass, on “Fatal Formations: Uncovering the Brain’s Ghosts, Monsters and Zombies.”
For more information, contact Kurt Smemo.
Senior portraits for the Class of 2019 will be taken Monday, March 25, through Thursday, March 28, at the Skidmore Shop. Appointments can be made online. The school code is 177.
A representative from Herff Jones will provide information about class rings from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 28, at the Skidmore Shop.
Staff Advisory Group Lunch and Learn
Wendy LeBlanc, managing director of operations and conferences, will speak about the Office of Special Programs from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, in Scribner Library, room 129.
Symposium on Humanistic Inquiry
Skidmore will host its second annual Symposium on Humanistic Inquiry, this year exploring the theme of “wonder,” March 29-30 at the Tang Teaching Museum. For more information, visit the symposium website or contact Michael Arnush or Barbara Black.
Womxn Of Color Conference
Joy Harden Bradford, the host of the podcast “Therapy for Black Girls,” will speak at 11:45 a.m. Saturday, March 30, in Gannett Auditorium. For more information about the conference, visit the event page.
Edwin M. Moseley Faculty Research Lecture
Catherine Berheide will deliver the Edwin M. Moseley Faculty Research Lecture at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 4, in Gannett Auditorium. The title of her lecture is “Still Gendered After All These Years: Pay, Promotion and Well-Being.”
Stewart’s Signature Series 2019 lineup announced
The Stewart’s Signature Series will return to Skidmore for a third year. For more information and the full lineup, see the story.