Monthly Archives: January 2017

OCSE Affiliate Scholarships

Off-Campus Study & Exchanges is excited to announce affiliate scholarships available for the fall 2017 semester only. These scholarships are available to students studying off-campus on an API or CIEE program.  The awards will range from $250 – $1,000 and will be credited directly to a student’s account at Skidmore College. Applying to the affiliate …

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Skidmore’s New Big Orange Tractor: Large Scale Composting Update

Just a mile from Skidmore’s campus, on a pad of gavel and asphalt tucked behind a row of trees lay steamy piles of compost. This is the site of Skidmore’s new larger-scale compost site. Horse manure from the stables, grass Continue reading Skidmore’s New Big Orange Tractor: Large Scale Composting Update Continue reading

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Growing Green Transit Programs

Skidmore has actively encouraged green transit opportunities with a new electric vehicle charging station and continued BikeMore bike share efforts. Simultaneously, programs from Complete Streets and the Capital Region Bike Share are making roads more bike-able and accessible, benefiting our Continue reading Growing Green Transit Programs Continue reading

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Skidmore Unplugged 2016

The Skidmore Unplugged energy conservation competition has been pitting Residence Halls against one another to conserve energy for nearly a decade. This year the competition expanded to include Sussman Village. During the three-week competition, students were encouraged to be mindful Continue reading Skidmore Unplugged 2016 Continue reading

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How do I request a blog or site on Skidmore’s WordPress?

To request a site or blog, please send an email to acadtech at skidmore dot edu or submit a help desk ticket 

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Lively Lucy Goes Global

Last night we welcomed home all returning off-campus study students and international students by pairing up with Lively Lucy at Falstaffs for a night of art, music, food, and conversation! Attendees enjoyed Esperantos pizza and dough boys, while looking at the gallery of photographs from all over the world taken by Skidmore students during their abroad …

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Getting a Student License for Mathematica at Skidmore

I use Mathematica in many of my classes and all of my research. You may need to use it for some homework and projects. The versions installed in the Labs and other Public computers at Skidmore are usually a version or… Read More Continue reading

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Image Flow Calculations

The Image Flow (ala Roland Fleming) of one of Eric Egan’s dissertation potatoes- Continue reading

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Implicit madness

A sparse implicit surface. It needs to be less sparse.

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