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Skidmore College
Office of the President


  • I write to share "First Steps: Strategic Action Agenda 2016-2018," which is posted on our strategic planning website.
    Dec 19 2016
  • Title+IX
    I am delighted to announce the appointment of Joel Aure as Skidmore's new Title IX Coordinator, effective January 9, 2017.
    Dec 9 2016
  • President Glotzbach reflects on the U.S. presidential election and calls for Skidmore to strengthen its efforts in diversity, inclusion, and the bridging of differences across the campus community.
    Nov 10 2016
  • Now that the first presidential debate has taken place, we have entered into the most public segment of a lengthy campaign season. We have witnessed strong opinions during this political season and anticipate that this will continue.
    Sep 27 2016
  • Beau+Breslin
    Beau Breslin, Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs, will leave his administrative post as of January 1, 2018.
    Sep 15 2016
  • I write to share with you the positive news we have recently received from the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE): our reaccreditation has been formally confirmed, and we have been commended publicly on the quality of our self-study process.
    Jul 18 2016
  • Orlando
    Today, I know I join others in our Skidmore community who are still reeling from the incomprehensible tragedy in Orlando, Florida over the weekend. We have lowered our flags in honor of the lives lost and in solidarity with the families and loved ones who are mourning.
    Jun 13 2016
  • Cerri+Banks
    I write to announce Cerri Annette Banks as our new Dean of Students and Vice President for Student Affairs, effective August 1, 2016. Cerri currently serves as Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of the College at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts.
    May 18 2016
  • After discussion with President's Cabinet and various campus constituencies, I am pleased to announce extended winter holiday breaks over the next three years for non-union employees.
    May 9 2016
  • David+Porter
    I write today to share the very sad news that David H. Porter, fifth president of Skidmore College, has died.
    Mar 27 2016