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Adventurous snackers sought

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Please stop by the Murray-Aikins Dining Hall around lunchtime Wednesday, April 1, to sample creative chip flavors More.

Deep-sea dining

Inspired by Captain Cook, mermaids, and pirates, Dining Services is pulling out the stops for its April 1 theme dinner. More.

Bryan Stevenson tapped for April 1 Speakers Bureau keynote

Bryan Stevenson

Human rights attorney Bryan Stevenson, founder of the Equal Justice Initiative and a MacArthur Foundation "Genius" award winner, will talk about defending some of America's most marginalized people. More.

Play to share story of heroine of Holocaust

"Life in a Jar" is the tale of Irena Sendler, Polish Catholic social worker who helped hide more than 2,000 Jewish children during World War II. A group of Kansas high school students are responsible for bringing Sendler's story to ligiht. More.

A $15,000 prize for best NCAA basketball picks

Michael Lopez, assistant professor of statistics, teamed up with a colleague in devising the best statistical approach to pick winners in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament. More.

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David Schlenker ’13

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Living in New Delhi for a summer and teaching English and photography to children in the city's slums, David Schlenker says, "I learned to connect my academics at Skidmore to life outside Saratoga Springs." More

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New York Times: The Math of March Madness
Michael Lopez, a statistics professor who uses algorithms in sports analysis, captures the attention of The New York Times for his take on "bracketology." More.

Yahoo News: Maya mural reveals ancient 'photobomb'
In the February issue of the journal Antiquity, Skidmore Professor Heather Hurst and co-authors find a surprise in a 1,250-year-old Maya mural. More.

What happens when you stop exercising
Within a week your muscles lose some of their fat-burning potential and your metabolism slows down, says Paul Arciero, an exercise science professor at Skidmore College. More.

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Faculty-Staff Achievements, March 31, 2015

Moss-Racusin recognized by NerdScholar as inspiring professor. More

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