Skidmore College hosts second annual Graduate and Professional School Expo

Posted by Elizabeth Hopkins '15

Skidmore College's second annual Graduate and Professional School Expo will be held on Tuesday Oct. 8 in Case Center. Representatives from over 45 Graduate and Professional School programs will be handing out information on the 2nd floor of Case between 11:30 am and 2:00 pm. Schools visiting Skidmore for the Expo include Northeastern University, Columbia University, and Bard College.

Students can register for the event at "My CDC Account." The first 50 students to register will receive a free bag for all admissions materials they receive at the event. Additionally, a raffle for school memorabilia will be drawn during the Expo.

Additional information sessions will be held on Tuesday night in Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, Palamountain Hall and Ladd Hall. These sessions will give students a more in-depth look into graduate programs.

The following lists the schedule of events for the Expo:

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Skidmore Graduate and Professional School Expo, Case Center, 2nd floor

5:15 PM
What You Need to Know: Admissions Exams & Personal Statements; Kaplan Test Prep, Murray-Aikins Room 1

6:15 PM
Admissions in the Arts: Architecture, Creative Writing, Film, Music, Graphic & Fine Arts, Murray-Aikins Room 3
Featuring: Alfred University, Suffolk University, Corcoran College of Art & Design, Stony Brook Southampton & Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam
Co-sponsored by the Skidmore Studio Art Department & Career Development Center

Biz 6 at 6: Accounting & Business, Murray-Aikins Room 1
Featuring: Northeastern University, Clarkson University, Union Graduate College, Yeshiva University, Sy Syms School of Business, Clark University, & Babson College
Co-sponsored by the Skidmore Management & Business Department, SkidMarket, & Career Development Center

Creative Thought Heals: Public and Global Health, Murray-Aikins Room 4
Featuring: Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health & The Medical School for International Health
Co-sponsored by Skidmore's Health & Exercises Science Department, Pre-Health Club, HPAC, & Career Dev. Center

Environmental Science & Sustainability, Palamountain 303
Featuring: Antioch University New England Environmental Science Program & Bard Center for Environmental Policy
Co-sponsored by Skidmore's Environmental Studies Department & Career Development Center

Skidmore Master of the Arts in Liberal Studies, Murray-Aikins Dining Hall Room 2
Social Work Information Session, Ladd 307
Featuring: Columbia University School of Social Work & New York University Silver School of Social Work
Co-sponsored by the Skidmore Social Work Department & Career Development Center

Syracuse University School of Information Studies, Ladd 106

7:15 PM
Creative Thought Heals: Osteopathic Medicine, Murray-Aikins Room 4
Featuring: NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine
Co-sponsored by HPAC, Pre-Health Club, & Career Development Center

Teaching What Matters, Murray-Aikins Room 2
Featuring: Bard College Master of the Arts in Teaching Program
Co-sponsored by Skidmore Education Taking Action (SETA) & Career Development Center

Letters from Law School, Ladd 106
Featuring: University of Connecticut School of Law
Co-sponsored by the Skidmore Pre-Law Society & Career Development Center 

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