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Marc C. Conner, Ph.D.
President of Skidmore College
Marc C. Conner, Ph.D.
An innovative leader of interdisciplinary academic programs, a longtime advocate of diversity and inclusion initiatives and a widely published professor of English, Conner joined Skidmore College following over 24 years at Washington and Lee University, a private liberal arts university in Lexington, Virginia.

About President Conner

Latest Messages

  • In this first monthly report on the Initiative, President Conner communicates the progress that has been made on the action items presented to the Skidmore community four weeks ago on Sept. 1.
    Oct 7 2020
  • President Marc Conner urges all members of the Skidmore community to exercise their right to vote and engage in civil discourse this election season. Skidmore has launched a new Election 2020 webpage that brings together a broad and diverse array of programs and perspectives and offers voting resources for all faculty, staff and students, as well as members of our broader Saratoga Springs community.
    Sep 30 2020
  • Skidmore+seal
    President Marc C. Conner announces the launch of the Racial Justice Initiative, a year-long series of projects that seek to address the realities of racial injustice locally, nationally and globally.
    Sep 1 2020