Monthly Archives: October 2014

What’s your dream?

Working artist Memoirist and motivational speaker Professional diver Solve world hunger Singer in a rock band Cooking show host Puppeteer Share your dream with us! the Dream Share Project, a documentary film & workshop Tuesday November 11, 7:00 pm, the Spa ~ Fun ~ Inspirational ~ Motivating ~ Popcorn & Candy, first 20 students get […] Continue reading

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Dream Share Project, where do you want to be?

Dream Share Project Documentary Film & Workshop
Tuesday, November 11, 7:00 PM, the Spa

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Hi friends! Okay so a lot has happened that has prevented me from writing, particularly in the last week. 1. My show opened and closed. …the Death of Walt Disney went really really well and was receive by its audiences with … Continue reading Continue reading

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Opportunity of the Day! Teach with a PAL!

The Paraclete Academy in Boston, MA seeks mission-driven teachers who want to work for social justice through education. Working with our 60 students, from 13 different countries who speak 10 different languages, is the basis of a profound term of service. Paraclete students are low-income (about 60% live below the poverty line) and fiercely dedicated […] Continue reading

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Opportunity of the day!

PAL Internship available with Loisaba Community Conservation Foundation, Inc., can be worked on while at school! Loisaba Community Conservation Foundation is a non-profit located in Saratoga that provides resources and expertise in creating refuge for native species of animals. This also allows for the local Laikipiak Masaai and Samburu tribes the opportunity for employment and […] Continue reading

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Career Jam 2014 is a day away!

Why You Need Career Jam Career Jam is a yearly networking event where Skidmore alumni, parents and employers from a variety of professional fields will offer career advice, share internship and job searching skills and answer specific questions that students have. For seniors and juniors, it is a valuable opportunity to strengthen their network and […] Continue reading

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12-month education internships at The Wild Center in Tupper Lake

Join our Naturalist team! The Wild Center seeks experienced Naturalists for 12-month positions. Please go to http://wildcenter.org/about-us/careers to explore both job descriptions, including details on how to apply. Naturalist Internship Maple Naturalist Internship Application materials will be accepted through October 29, 2014. The Wild Center will respond to all applicants by November 7, 2014. Continue reading

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Campus waste audit

This fall Sustainable Skidmore conducted the second on-campus waste audit as a way to assess Skidmore’s progress in recycling and waste reduction. In 2013, the college transitioned to a new Zero-Sort Recycling program allowing all recyclable materials (paper, cardboard, plastics, Continue reading Continue reading

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Sustainability Office welcomes new Fellow

The sustainability office is excited to welcome a new member to the sustainability team. Emily Davidson was hired this fall as Sustainability Fellow and will work closely with students to promote campus sustainability programs. Emily comes to us from the Continue reading Continue reading

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2014 Skidmore Uplugged reaches beyond campus

By Elissa Shea ’16 It’s getting to be that time of year again – as the autumn leaves begin to fall, so will Skidmore’s electricity consumption. Every year, Sustainable Skidmore coordinates Skidmore Unplugged, a three-week-long energy conservation extravaganza pairing a Continue reading Continue reading

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