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Skidmore College benefits immensely from being located in the vibrant city of Saratoga Springs. As part of its mission, the College seeks to contribute to the quality of life in the city, through its positive impact in such areas as the economy, cultural life, and volunteerism. Since its founding in 1903, Skidmore has been actively engaged in the life of the community, and this tradition continues to be a top priority of the College.


Community News

Navasky's Fox-Adler focus: Political cartoons

Lifelong political journalist Victor Navasky will draw on his latest book for the Fox-Adler lecture, scheduled Sept. 18.

Common law scholar to give Constitution lecture

Author-scholar James R. Stoner of Louisiana State University will present this year's Alexander Hamilton Lecture in Constitutional Studies, at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 16 in Scribner Library.

Two campus events feature McCormack Visiting Artist-Scholar

Campus visit by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang includes session with acclaimed orchestra director

At Founders Day, a celebration of Skidmore history

More than 2,100 students, faculty and staff members turned out for a festive BBQ on South Lawn.

Campus Safety officer cited for life-saving action

His intuition told him to follow up with a student who reported feeling unwell. Because he did, he saved a life.

To Everything There is a Season

Distinguished historian Allan Winkler to share insight about the life and music of Pete Seeger in a Sept. 10 lecture at Skidmore.