Discussion with Slow Democracy author Susan Clark

Monday, March 18, 2013 7:00 pm Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery Susan Clark, co-author (with Woden Teachout) of Slow Democracy: Rediscovering Community, Bringing Decision Making Back Home will speak about the ideas in the book and lead a small-group, Continue reading Discussion with Slow Democracy author Susan Clark

Skidmore Unplugged 2013 Arrives to Campus

Skidmore Unplugged starts this Monday, February 11th! Skidmore Unplugged is a 3 week competition which aims to inspire behavior change toward an energy-conscious lifestyle. Kimball Hall will be defending its championship from Skidmore Unplugged 2012, when it reduced energy consumption by Continue reading Skidmore Unplugged 2013 Arrives to Campus

2013-2014 Academic Year Job Opportunity: Sustainability Representative (S-Rep) Student Manager

Sustainability Representative (S-Rep) Student Manager Location: Skidmore College Term: 2013-2014 Academic Year Pay:  $8.25/hour, 4 hours per week  Description: S-Rep Student Managers help to manage the Sustainable Skidmore S-Rep program.  This program is designed to increase the awareness of sustainability Continue reading 2013-2014 Academic Year Job Opportunity: Sustainability Representative (S-Rep) Student Manager

2013-2014 Academic Year Job Opportunity: Sustainability Representative (S-Rep)

Sustainability Representative (S-Rep) Location: Skidmore College Term: 2013-2014 Academic Year Compensation:  Single Room for the Price of a Double Room, 4 Hours per Week of Work Description: Sustainable Skidmore’s student S-Rep program is designed to increase the awareness of sustainability Continue reading 2013-2014 Academic Year Job Opportunity: Sustainability Representative (S-Rep)

Summer Job Opportunity: North Woods Steward

North Woods Steward Location: Skidmore College Dates:  Summer 2013 (1st & 2nd Summer Session), 25 hours/week Pay:  $10/hour and room and board provided at Skidmore College Description: We are looking for creative, organized, self-directed, responsible people who have some existing Continue reading Summer Job Opportunity: North Woods Steward

Summer Job Opportunity: Skidmore Student Garden Manager

Skidmore Student Garden Manager Location: Skidmore College Dates: Summer 2013 (1st & 2nd Summer Session), approximately 12-15 hours/week Pay:  $10/hour and room and board provided at Skidmore College Description: The primary responsibilities of the Student Garden Manger will be to Continue reading Summer Job Opportunity: Skidmore Student Garden Manager

2013-2014 Academic Year Job Opportunity: Residential Composting Student Manager

Residential Composting Student Manager Location: Skidmore College Term:  2013-14 Academic Year Pay: $8.50/hour, 3-4 hours/week Description: There are 2 compost manager positions available, and each will be 3-4 hours per week, based at Skidmore College.  Primary responsibilities of the Compost Continue reading 2013-2014 Academic Year Job Opportunity: Residential Composting Student Manager

Green Buildings in the Hudson Valley- A Virtual Tour, Review, and Critique

Green building in the Hudson Valley holds promise to mitigate or solve many of the pressing development issues in the region, from stormwater management to greyfield reclamation. The USGBC is pleased to present a seasonally- appropriate (for those who enjoy Continue reading Green Buildings in the Hudson Valley- A Virtual Tour, Review, and Critique