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Alumni and Parent Holiday 2020 Small Business Directory

Looking for that perfect gift this holiday season? Want to support a small business owned by a Skidmore alum or parent? For original artisan crafts and artwork, handmade jewelry and body care, services, eats and treats, look no further than the Alumni & Parent Holiday 2020 Small Business Directory

Skidmore alumni book club

In our next book, “Storm in a Teacup,” Helen Czerski links ordinary objects and occurrences, like popcorn popping, coffee stains and fridge magnets, to big ideas like climate change, the energy crisis and innovative medical testing. Reading begins in January, so sign up today to join the conversation. 

Liberty League All-Academic Teams

The Liberty League has recognized 49 Skidmore athletes who made the fall sport All-Academic Teams. The recognition of 49 athletes is a fall record for Skidmore, topping the previous record of 41 in 2015.

Educational webinars

Alumni, parents and friends have exclusive access to a variety of professional development and lifelong learning webinars. Check out the archives to browse a diverse selection of previously broadcast webinars at any time. 

Skidmore in the news

Skidmore faculty, staff and alumni are frequently featured or quoted by major media outlets. See a roundup of recent news stories with Skidmore connections. 

Notables 

Recent accomplishments from the classes of 1990, 1993, 2008, 2011 and 2013. 

Alumni travel

Alumni travel will resume in May 2021. See the list of exciting destinations — domestic and abroad — on the itinerary. 

Tang 

Share your creativity with the Saratoga Springs Satellite Reef project for the upcoming exhibition “Radical Fiber: Threads Connecting Art and Science.The Roommate: Living with Tang Art program will return in spring 2021, allowing Skidmore students to borrow artwork from the Tang collection to hang in their residence hall room or apartment. 

The Career Development Center

The Career Development Center will host Skidmore Recruitment Week, a virtual job interview event for seniors, the week of March 22. If your company is recruiting upcoming college graduates, contact Pam Fisher, associate director of employer outreach. The employer registration deadline is Monday, Feb. 1. Space is limited.

Skidmore Shop

Skidmoreshop.com is open 24/7/365. Sign up for the Shop’s email list to learn about sales, events, promotions, giveaways and more. When you sign up, you’ll receive 10% off your first online order!  

Class notes

New Class Notes were published in the fall edition of Scope magazine and are posted online. For more information, contact Mary Monigan by email or at 800-564-0115. You can submit your news online

In memoriam

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