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General Open House

October 9, 2017

November 11, 2017

If you would like to meet with a varsity coach, please contact the Athletics office at 518-580-5370 prior to your visit. 

 

2016 registration is now closed.

 

Schedule 

PLEASE NOTE: October 9th schedule differs from November 11th schedule

 

November 11, 2017

Time Event
8:30–10:30 a.m.            Registration
Janet Kinghorn Bernhard Theater, Lobby
9–10:30 a.m. Student guided tour of Skidmore campus for early arrivals
(optional, repeated at 2:30 p.m.)
10:30–10:45 a.m. First-Year Experience (offered again at 3:45 p.m.)
Janet Casey, professor of English and director of the First-Year Experience
Zankel Music Center, Ladd Concert Hall
10:45–11 a.m. Break
11 a.m.–noon Welcome and Academic Life at Skidmore
Catherine DeLorenzo, director of admissions
Sheldon Solomon, professor of psychology
Zankel Music Center, Ladd Concert Hall
Noon–12:45 p.m. Perspectives on Student Life at Skidmore
Moderator: Cerri Banks, dean of students and vice president for student affairs, will be joined by a student panel
Zankel Music Center, Ladd Concert Hall
1–1:30 p.m. Meet the Skidmore Community: Faculty and Administrators
Williamson Sports & Recreation Center Gymnasium, Court 2
1:45–2:30 p.m. Lunch
Murray Aikins Dining Hall
2:30–3:30 p.m. Student guided campus tours (select one on your registration)

a) Student-guided general campus tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, ending at Zankel Music Center

b) Science-focused walking tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, ending at Zankel Music Center

c) Visual and performing arts-focused tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, ending at Zankel Music Center

3:45–4 p.m. First-Year Experience (repeat of 10:30 a.m. session)
Janet Casey, professor of English and director of the First-Year Experience
 
Zankel Music Center, Ladd Concert Hall

 

October 9, 2017

Time Event
7:45–9 a.m.             Student guided tour of Skidmore campus for early arrivals
(optional, repeated at 2:15 p.m.)
7:45–9 a.m. Registration
Janet Kinghorn  Bernhard Theater lobby
9:15–9:45 a.m. Applying to Skidmore College
Mary Lou W. Bates, vice president and dean of admissions and financial aid
Beth Post-Lundquist, director of financial aid
9:45–10 a.m. First-Year Experience
Janet Casey, professor of English and director of the First-Year Experience 
10–10:45 a.m. Academic Life at Skidmore
Sheldon Solomon, professor of psychology
11 a.m.–noon Perspectives on Student Life at Skidmore
Moderator: Cerri Banks, dean of students and vice president for student affairs, will be joined by a student panel
12:15–1 p.m. Meet the Skidmore Community: Faculty and Administrators
Williamson Sports & Recreation Center Gymnasium, Court 2
1:15–2:15 p.m.  Lunch
2:15–3:30 p.m.              Student guided campus tours (select one on your registration)

a) Student-guided general campus tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, ending at Zankel Music Center

b) Science-focused walking tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, ending at Zankel Music Center

c) Visual and performing arts-focused tour
Departing from Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, ending at Zankel Music Center

 

 

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