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    This summer, 77 students were awarded $4,000 or more to dive headfirst into life and career-changing opportunities around the world. From fighting the spread of measles in Sierra Leone to coding a start-up’s technology in Lyon, France, hear their stories.
    Aug 29 2018
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    Elissa Nadworny ‘10, producer and reporter at NPR, is sharing Skidmore’s story on national airwaves, recounting her experience in a popular course that has helped hundreds of students get their first jobs. 
    Jul 26 2018
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    Naira Abdula comes from Mozambique, a country with one of the lowest literacy rates in the world. At Skidmore, she’s gaining business and economics skills while raising funds to teach children to read, write, and count using interactive technology.
    Jul 2 2018
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    How does a summer morning spent simulating on-scene firefighter tasks in high heat and humidity with 30+ pounds of fire gear feel? That just what Denise Smith, professor of health and human physiological sciences, along with Skidmore students, alumni, and several first responders wanted to find out.
    Jun 22 2018
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    Nigeria's uniform at the FIFA World Cup is a cultural sensation. Around the world, it's being hailed as “instantly-iconic,” “the most stylish,” and promoting “Nigerian swagger.” Matt Wolff '12, a graphic designer at Nike, is the man behind it.
    Jun 18 2018
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    In part two of our “Skidmore Mentors” series, students and young alumni share how their professors became resources for advice on academics, careers, life and more
    May 29 2018
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    Equipped with hands-on experience, new networks, diplomas and a dose of creative thought, grads are ready to tackle both graduate school and the working world.
    May 18 2018
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    From academics and athletics, to awards, accolades and even a few (thousand pounds of) chicken fingers eaten, learn what makes this graduating group stand out.
    May 16 2018
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    Skidmore’s Career Development Center helps students and alumni realize career goals from the moment they step on campus, through graduation and beyond.
    May 8 2018
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    Skidmore students are crafting learning experiences as individual as they are through off-campus study and exchanges, courses, internships and more.
    Mar 16 2018