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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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    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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    Friendships and fun. Accomplishments and confidence. Members of the Class of 2018 share how their lives have changed from 2014 to 2018.
    May 17 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
  • Chris+Man%2C+assistant+professor+of+political+science
    Skidmore senior class president, Rachael Thomeer, and faculty speaker, Chris Mann, sit down to discuss their upcoming Commencement speeches–inspirations, nerves, hopes and all.
    May 15 2018
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    The big day is nearly here! We’re answering all of your questions about speakers, schedules, seating and more.
    May 14 2018
  • Student+points+to+a+research+poster+during+Academic+Fest
    Academic Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary this week. Its faculty leaders are remembering how this once humble event has grown into a campuswide tradition.
    May 2 2018
  • Heather+Hurst+hangs+her+watercolor+paintings+of+a+mayan+temple+mural
    Heather Hurst ’97, Skidmore Scholar in Residence, unveiled illustrations of some of the oldest Maya murals in a life-size installation at the Tang Museum.
    May 2 2018
  • Students+plant+fruit+trees+for+Earth+Day+2018
    Students teamed up with the Office of Sustainability on April 22, Earth Day, to plant a variety of fruit trees in a new area of Skidmore’s Community Garden, the Orchard.
    Apr 26 2018