Weekend A&E Briefing


Ensemble ACJW, presenting musical valentine

Feb. 13, 8pm, Zankel

This program features Roussel’s Trio for Flute, Viola, and Cello. Also includes the world premier of “Backlight” by Meredith Monk. It’s $8 for adults, $5 for seniors, retirees, faculty, and staff, and free for students and children.



Winter Dance: Rio!

Feb. 13, 10:30pm – 2am, Falstaffs

Carnival style dance, Rio de Janiero themed! There will be chocolate fountains.


Comfest, 26th Annual National College Comedy Festival

Feb. 13 & 14 in JKB Theater, 7 & 10pm both nights

The professional lineup this year includes comedy from Grammy Award nominated stand-up Tig Notaro, improvised musical group Baby Wants Candy, sketch comedy from Gentlemen Party, and stand-up from Chris Thayer. Plus, 16 college sketch comedy and improv groups will be performing including Skidmore’s own Skidomedy, Ad-Libs, and The Sketchies! Visit http://www.nationalcollegecomedyfestival.com/ for more details on the festival and ticket sales.

winter carn


Winter Carnival

Feb. 14, 3-7pm, Case center

Free food, games, and club performances will take over all levels of Case. Performances by the Circus Club, Pulse, Dynamics, Raices, and Breakbeats! There will also be a huge bouncy obstacle course.

sex toy bingo


Sex Toy Bingo

Feb. 14, 6pm, Gannet Auditorium

Brought to you by the Skidmore Feminist Action Network, there will be several rounds of bingo, and the winner of each round wins a sex toy. The quality and value of the toys increase with each round!

The Sound of Silence: Why no one is talking about Net Neutrality, and what that says about us as citizens of the world

Romance and Microbes: The Science Behind Shared Bacteria