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Fall scene on campus

Skidmore looks forward to welcoming the families of students to campus this weekend, Oct. 15-17. For the complete schedule of in-person and virtual Celebration Weekend events, please see the Celebration Weekend website.

Phil and Marie Glotzbach

At 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, the portrait of President Emeritus Philip A. Glotzbach will be unveiled in Gannett Auditorium. During this special event, honorary degrees will also be bestowed upon President Emeritus Glotzbach and Marie B. Glotzbach in recognition of their outstanding service to the College. The event will be livestreamed here.

Yellow balloons

Now until Nov. 5, nominate alumni for recognition awards and for positions on the alumni board. Alumni in class years ending with 2 and 7 are especially urged to nominate classmates for distinguished achievement or outstanding service awards.

Lauren Kelley, Storyboard Component: Accumulating Inventory

A new exhibition, “Lauren Kelley: Location Scouting,” opens Saturday, Oct. 16, combining meditations on travel and everyday life through drawing, sculpture, and stop-motion animation video to create a new kind of community space. Check out how 10 former Tang interns have transformed the Tang website with new background patterns based on the Museum’s exhibition history.


Upcoming events include our Cocktails and Conversations series, an opportunity to engage with faculty virtually. Professors Emmanuel Balogun, Mike Dunn, and Dan Curley will host the next programs, with more to come next year. Alumni, parents, and friends also have exclusive access to professional development and lifelong learning webinars at any time. Browse the archives.

SEF students

Employer registration is now being accepted for Skidmore’s Fall Virtual Internship Fair, to be held from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12. This free event connects students with internships, including those to describe in their Summer Experience Fund applications. If you are interested in representing your employer’s internships, or have further questions, email Ali Stidd at

Portugal and Spain

We invite you to join us on a special 17-day journey to an alluring and delightful corner of the world. In a small group, discover the charm, romance, and enduring traditions of Portugal and Northern Spain from March 25 to April 10, 2022.

Sue Kessler '99 and Noel Allain '98

Recent accomplishments from the classes of 1995, 1998, 1999, 2011, and 2019.

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.

Skidmore mug

The Skidmore Shop team is looking forward to Celebration Weekend, Oct. 15-17. With every purchase of $50 or more, in-store shoppers will receive a free Skidmore mug — while supplies last. Can’t make it to campus? will be offering free shipping from Friday, Oct. 15, through Sunday Oct. 17.

Alumni reunion

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

Alumni Memorial Garden

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