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Skidmore will bestow honorary degrees upon “Einstein’s Dreams” author Alan Lightman and baseball great Joe Torre May 18. Kristie Ford has been selected as the faculty speaker. 

Skidmore at Yankee Stadium

Team up with alumni at MLB games in Tampa Bay, New York or Boston. Network in Boston and meet someone new at a Dinner for 12 Strangers in New York’s Capital District.

Emily Tisch Sussman

Recent accomplishments from the classes of 1974, 1994, 2004, 2006, 2008 and 2015.

Pi Day

Thursday, March 14 is Pi Day, an opportunity to recognize science and mathematics and mark the infinite possibilities for learning and discovery. On Pi Day, two trustees will match all gifts 3.14 times! Learn more about this exciting challenge.

Deb Kelly ’68 of Genesis Inc. will discuss "Brands in Space: Launch Planning Reaches New Heights" in the F. William Harder Lecture Tuesday, March 26. Skidmore hosts its second Symposium on Humanistic Inquiry March 29-30.

Skidmore Hall of Fame

Help Skidmore's Athletics Hall of Fame induct the fastest, winningest, best Thoroughbreds from all eras. Nominations will be accepted until April 1.

Skidmore Alumni Travel

Explore the trade routes of coastal Iberia with a nine-day voyage from Barcelona to Lisbon aboard the five-star Le Lyrial, Oct. 13-21. Visit Portugal’s Algarve region, Spain’s Granada and Valencia, the Rock of Gibraltar and the island of Mallorca.

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Carolyn Anderson and Garett Wilson present  "Off the Shelf," a theatrical examination of the Tang collection, March 27-29. Author Michael Twitty, author of “The Cooking Gene," discusses "Sugar, Slavery and Power" March 26. 

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Mezzo-soprano Emma Berkowitz and soprano Olivia Lyons-Potter perform their senior recital Thursday, March 28. Blues for Two features the Rev. Robert Jones of Detroit and Carolyn Waters of Boston Friday, March 29.

 

Skidmore Shop

Show your Skidmore spirit with the latest gear from the Skidmore Shop.

Skidmore College class notes

New class notes will be posted in April. For more information, contact Mary Monigan by email or at 800-564-0115. You can submit your news online.

Skidmore Alumni Garden

As a service to classmates, here is a listing of deceased alumni and online obituaries recently brought to Skidmore’s attention.