The announcement has yet to occur, but Winfrey is listed on the commencement web page.
Read further to see if Austin Albertson and Erick Manditch can tell the future. Both students, currently studying abroad, predict the outcomes for the Academy Awards this Sunday, February 26.
Hugo Chávez ran on a promise of “punishing those elites who had 'ruined the country.''' He split Venezuelans along class lines while carrying a message of aggressive change. Just like Chávez, Donald Trump appealed to a group that had been left behind by the broad, technocratic policies of the ruling class.
As February begins to wind down, College Basketball ratchets up the intensity. This year, both the Skidmore Men’s and Women’s basketball teams have not only qualified for the Liberty League playoffs, but also are the #1 overall seeds in their respective brackets. Both teams boast impressive league and overall records, and also immense talent
A number of improvements have been made over the last few years as the center has rolled out its “What’s NEXT” program, which is designed to engage students throughout all 4 years at Skidmore. These changes may seem significant, but they have not necessarily translated into job opportunities for students on a larger scale.
It’s silly how a sin
Can be so soft.
Our first kiss, a cross
Between the boundaries
With the Academy Awards right around the corner, get a closer and more in-depth look into one of the films up for Best Picture. Originally a play, this new adaption revives the tale of a black family on the verge of the Civil Rights Movement.
A look into the inspiration and process behind Skidmore hip-hop artist QUO. With a recently released mixtape on SoundCloud, and videos in the works, get to know Cristian Fernandez -- the man behind the stage name -- as he lets Skidmore News enter his world.
The international community has terminated asylum application from Afghanistan and reclassified Afghans refugees as economic migrants, with the implication that Afghans are simply looking for a “better life” as opposed to Syrians who are looking for “life.”
Demonstrations and marches have been erupting around the world since President Trump secured the Electoral College victory. A piling up of protests in which people who want to speak out and be heard on the streets are now becoming a ubiquitous force.
Played mostly in Germany and Scandinavia, Team Handball is an Olympic sport that never really took off here in the United States. The highest level of Team Handball is played at the Olympics. It has been a part of the Games since the 1972 Munich Games.
On Feb. 13, Michael Flynn resigned the position of national security advisor. This followed the revelation that he had discussed US sanctions with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak, prior to the inauguration.
On Friday, Feb.3, a federal district court in Seattle put a temporary injunction on Trump’s controversial immigration ban, sparking much debate regarding the ethical aspects of the executive order, but little to no debate about the legal precedents and ramifications involved.
It is not unusual for a student to see a pet around campus, since 17 Skidmore students have registered emotional support animals (and at least a few more have unregistered pets), in residence halls and apartments. However, prior to 2015 there were no pets on campus and Skidmore’s Office of Residential Life had a no pet policy.
Skidmore is not exactly known for its religious student life. As a campus, the general culture tends more towards the secular than religious practice. Below the surface, however, Skidmore has a small but vibrant religious community.
Tennis legends Nadal and Federer deliver unbelievable performances at the Australian Open.
This girl with hair like fresh rust and translucent skin like skim milk. Was she a transfer student? New to the neighborhood? Why hadn’t she stood up at the beginning of the year and announced her name, birthday, and favorite animal like the rest of us?
In 1984, George Orwell writes, “In the end the Party would announce that two and two made five, and you would have to believe it.”
If you didn't go to ComFest this year, make sure you get tickets next year - a weekend full of laughter awaits.