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Brandon Kasel '20

The Skidmore ice hockey team comes off winter break with an impressive record and is poised to make a run at the NEHC regular season title. Veteran goalie Brandon Kasel ’20 is among the league leaders in net.

Skidmore in the News logo

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

Derrick Yam '17

Recent accomplishments from the classes of 2004, 2014 and 2017.

Phil and Marie Glotzbach

Join President Philip A. Glotzbach and Marie Glotzbach at one of two Presidential Celebrations in Florida. They will be in Naples on Feb. 20 and Vero Beach on Feb. 23. Attend a Dinner for 12 Strangers in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Feb. 25.

Roommate: Living with Tang Art

On Jan. 23, see the Tang collection artwork students can borrow as part of a new tradition, Roommate: Living with Tang Art. On Feb. 1, meet acclaimed artist Mary Weatherford at the opening of Mary Weatherford: Canyon–Daisy–Eden.

Ensemble Connect

The Battenkill Chorale will perform royal masterworks of Mozart and Handel at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19. Ensemble Connect, a group of the finest young professional classical musicians based out of Carnegie Hall, celebrates its 13th year at Skidmore with a concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14.

Career Advisor Network logo

The Career Advisor Network is a great way to engage with and assist students and alumni by sharing your career experiences. Create an account and users will contact you if they have questions or want to connect.

Sarah Grace Jones

In honor of Phil and Marie Glotzbach’s leadership and their contributions to scholarships and financial aid, 17 Glotzbach Scholars will be funded at Skidmore. Learn more about this exciting program and meet the five scholars already named.

Mint chocolate chip ice cream

Stewart’s Shops and Skidmore College are teaming up to introduce a Skidmore-inspired ice cream flavor in spring 2020. The Skidmore community has chosen mint chocolate chip as the flavor, so now cast your ballot for the name that best represents Skidmore.

Junior Admissions Workshop tour

Do you have a high school junior about to begin the college search process? Children and grandchildren of Skidmore alumni and siblings of current students have access to Skidmore's exclusive Junior Admissions Workshop, which will offer insider advice about applying to colleges Jan. 25-26.

Alums at Reunion

Class correspondents are now seeking news and photos for Scope. Contact your class correspondent or submit your news online. For more information, contact Mary Monigan by email or at 800-564-0115.

Skidmore alums
We need your photos

Want to share special life moments with your fellow alums? Submit your high-resolution photos for possible inclusion in Scope to We especially welcome photos that showcase multiple alums, a visit to campus or Skidmore swag.

Skidmore mugs

Spend $50 or more at the Skidmore Shop — in store or online — and get a free Skidmore mug through Feb. 15.  

Journey through Europe

Take a “Great Journey Through Europe” with Professor of History Erica Bastress-Dukehart from July 8-18, 2020. The trip through Switzerland, France, Germany and the Netherlands combines river, rail, lake and mountain travel.

Alumni Memorial Garden

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