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Skidmore Athletics update
looks to win its sixth consecutive Liberty League contest as it hosts Vassar at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Baseball and softball will host doubleheaders on Saturday, and men’s and women’s tennis and men’s lacrosse also play at home this weekend. Read more on the Skidmore Athletics website.
William E. Weiss Lecture
Pavlina Tcherneva of Bard College and the Levy Economics Institute will discuss “Can the job guarantee help usher in the next progressive era?” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in Davis Auditorium.
Radcliffe Bailey, painter, sculptor and mixed-media artist, will deliver this year’s Malloy Lecture at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in Emerson Auditorium.
The Social Work Department, Skidmore Pride Alliance and the Office of Student Diversity Programs are presenting an exhibit on LGBTQ+ history through April 12 in the Case Center Gallery. Refreshments will be provided from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 10.
Autism support workshop
Laura Ficarra will lead a workshop on working with students with autism spectrum disorder at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 11, in Tisch Learning Center, room 301.
Chorus & Vocal Chamber Ensemble concert
Skidmore Community Chorus & Vocal Chamber Ensemble will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 11, in Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall at Zankel
Music Center. Tickets can be purchased online.
Autism panel discussion
Parents Phylllis Hecker, Julie Marks and Joyce Petkus will share stories of raising and loving children with autism spectrum disorder at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 12, in Tisch Learning Center, room 201.
French pianist in concert
French pianist Alexandre Tharaud will perform Bach’s Goldberg Variations at 7 p.m. Friday, April 12, in Helen Filene Ladd Hall at Zankel Music Center. Tickets can be purchased online.
Performances of Skidmore Theater’s production of “Cabaret” will take place April 12-14 and 18-20 in the Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater. Tickets can be purchased online.
Empty Bowls fundraiser
The eighth annual Wilton Food Pantry Empty Bowls fundraiser will take place from 1 to 4
p.m. Sunday, April 14, at the Saratoga-Wilton Elks Lodge on Route 9. There will also be a silent auction, live music and ice cream. For tickets, visit the food pantry website.
David H. Porter Classical World Lecture
Diane Conlin of the University of Colorado-Boulder will discuss “The Art of Roman Coins” at 5.30 p.m. Monday, April 15, in Davis Auditorium.
Staff Advisory Group
Staff are invited to attend the next Steering Committee meeting from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, in the Case Center small conference room. For more information, send an email to the committee.
Science on Tap
Mathias Vuille of SUNY Albany will speak at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, at the Parting Glass on “How climate change is transforming our mountain environments around the world.” For more information, contact Kurt Smemo.
Student market research survey
Students on the Saratoga Performing Arts Center team with the Skidmore-Saratoga Consulting Partnership (SSPC) are requesting participation in an anonymous survey to learn more about the Capital Region’s awareness of SPAC. The deadline is Friday, April 12.
Easter dinner support
Ten volunteers are sought to pick up a turkey from the Saratoga County Economic Opportunity Council, roast it and deliver it to the EOC Soup Kitchen on Easter morning, Sunday, April 21. Contact Roy Rotheim, professor of economics, to participate or donate.
Bike to Work Day Challenge
Saratoga bike riders are invited to join the Skidmore team and pledge to ride to work at least once during the week of May 13-17. For more information, contact Jennifer Natyzak.
Staff, faculty and students are invited to sign up for pop-up makerspace workshops on crafting, music and more. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.