Saratoga Book Festival
Skidmore is supporting the second annual Saratoga Book Festival from Friday, Oct. 21, through Sunday, Oct. 23. This year’s festival will offer more than two dozen sessions, workshops, and youth programs in downtown Saratoga Springs. Presenters include Skidmore community members Jennifer Fawcett, Beck Krefting, Joseph Cermatori, Susan Kress, and Erin McHugh ’74. Tickets to keynotes featuring Gregory Maguire and Meg Wolitzer are free to Skidmore students with their Skidmore IDs.
Friday night hockey bus
There will be a free fan bus from Case Center for the ice hockey exhibition game against Morrisville on Friday, Oct. 21. Buses leave Case at 6:30 p.m. for the 7 p.m. game and will return at the end of the game.
Fall teams prep for playoffs
A pair of key Liberty League games highlight the weekend home sports schedule. The men’s soccer team (5-2-5 overall, 2-1-3 Liberty League) hosts league leader St. Lawrence (8-1-5, 4-0-3) at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22. The field hockey team (8-7, 2-3) plays Rensselaer (6-8, 0-5) at home Sunday at noon in the team’s final regular-season league game.
Financial Aid Application workshop for students
Financial aid staff will assist students in completing their financial aid applications for the 2023-24 academic year on Wednesday, Nov. 9, from 5:15 to 6:45 p.m. in Wyckoff Center. The priority re-application deadline is Friday, Dec. 2. Students should bring their laptop, FAFSA user ID and password, and copies of 2021 tax information.
SWOP Lunch and Workshop
Join Sustainability Office staff from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, on the second floor of Murray-Aikins Dining Hall for a catered lunch and workplace sustainability workshop to discuss the Sustainable Workplace Operations Program. Please register online. Contact Maggie Carmody ’24 for more information.