LEVELLING CHARGES High Energy Humor With Low Energy Consumption Performed by Dirck Toll 2:00 PM Sunday February 10, 2013 Caffe Lena, 47 Phila St., Saratoga Springs, NY For the next phase in modern entertainment, innovative humorist Dirck Toll presents a Continue reading Comedian Dirck Toll Performing High Energy Humor With Low Energy Consumption
Location: Skidmore College Dates: Spring Semester 2013, approximately 5-8 hours/week Description: The internship requires 5-8 hours per week, mainly based at Skidmore College. The primary responsibility of the intern will be partner with Sustainable Skidmore, Dining Services, and local food Continue reading Sustainability Intern: Establishing a CSA Program at Skidmore College
Location: Skidmore College Dates: Spring Semester 2013, approximately 6-10 hours/week Description: The internship requires 6-10 hours per week, based at Skidmore College. Primary responsibilities of the intern will be to work with Sustainable Skidmore and the Composting Group of EAC Continue reading Skidmore Compost Science Intern
Location: Skidmore College Dates: Spring Semester 2013, approximately 6-10 hours/week Description: The internship requires 6-10 hours per week, based at Skidmore College. Primary responsibilities of the intern will be to work with Sustainable Skidmore and the Composting Group of EAC Continue reading Skidmore Compost Outreach, Education and Marketing Intern
In order to advance sustainability on a college campus, most, if not all, areas of the institution must begin to think about and integrate sustainability into their practices and decision-making. Hence a comprehensive strategic plan for sustainability must include participation Continue reading Sustainable Skidmore Will Begin Sustainability Strategic Planning
Skidmore College is announcing their second annual participation in Campus Conservation Nationals (CCN), the largest nationwide electricity and water use reduction competition among colleges and universities. The competition was created by The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Continue reading Sustainable Skidmore Sponsors Campus Electricity Conservation Competition & Participates in National Competition
After four years with just one position in the office, Sustainable Skidmore welcomed two new staff just after Thanksgiving break. The two Sustainability Fellow positions are funded from the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation grant that was given to Sustainable Skidmore Continue reading Sustainable Skidmore Welcomes Two Sustainability Fellows
Sustainable Skidmore has created another internship opportunity that we hope to fill for the Spring 2013 semester. This is a perfect opportunity for a business student, but we are always open to anyone wanting to learn a new skill. Send Continue reading Student Internship Opportunity: Business Model Development: Zero Waste Concession Stand for the Williamson Sports Center
Tom Denny, former Professor of Music at Skidmore College, will give a presentation entitled “Saratoga’s Trees: Past, Present, and Future” at Skidmore College on Wednesday, January 30, at 5:30 p.m. in Davis Auditorium. The talk is co-sponsored by Sustainable Saratoga, Continue reading Campus Event: Tom Denny Tree Talk
Make sure to check out the internships tab for opportunities to get involved on campus! We still have three positions that we are looking to fill for the Spring 2013 semester.
Ever wonder what happens to Skidmore furniture after it has been used by the college? Skidmore makes sure that all usable used furniture finds a new home to be used and loved by others. This video shows just one example Continue reading What Happens to Skidmore Furniture?
Come join Sustainable Skidmore and the Women’s and Men’s Basketball teams on January 26, 2013 at the Williamson Sports Center for the annual Big Green Scream. There will be sustainability focused events (like potting plants), there is a sustainability themed Continue reading Upcoming Event: Big Green Scream