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President Philip A. Glotzbach

Dr. Philip A. Glotzbach

President of Skidmore College

Philip A. Glotzbach became the seventh President of Skidmore College on July 1, 2003. A philosopher, academic administrator, and spokesperson on issues of higher education, he joined the College following eleven years at the University of Redlands in southern California

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  • Welcome to another exciting academic year. To the 685 students of the Class of 2022, welcome to Skidmore! To returning staff, students and faculty, I trust your summer was filled with adventures and new experiences. It has been a busy summer, and we have a great deal of news to share to those who are new and those who are continuing their relationship with the College.
    Sep 4 2018
  • Good morning! Let me add my own greetings to parents, family members, trustees, members of the faculty, and honored guests in attendance at this celebratory event: Skidmore’s 107th Commencement.
    May 11 2018

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  • Our hearts go out to those directly affected by the horrific shooting at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh. We express our heartfelt sympathy to the victims of this attack and express our solidarity with all members of the Jewish community within the Skidmore family, in the United States, and internationally.
    Oct 27 2018
  • I write to share "Strategic Action Agenda 2018-2020," which is now posted on our strategic planning website.
    Oct 23 2018

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