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October 13

Autumn leaps: Koresh Dance Company comes to campus and the Egg

The Philadelphia-based Koresh Dance Company, known for its provocative choreographic style that blends ballet, modern, jazz and other genres, comes to campus Oct 19-22 as part of the Theater and Dance Department’s annual Stephanie C. Davis Dance Residency

September 23

Annual Safety Day set for Tuesday

Representatives from the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control as well as local police and fire departments will be on hand to give safety tips.

September 8

Meet the new faculty

Learn more about the members of the Union community who have arrived for the new academic year.

July 14

College mourns the passing of April Selley

Colleagues and other friends are mourning the loss of April Selley, a devoted teacher and writer who instilled in students her joy of literature and the craft of creative writing.

April 29

A tree story

Students planted a tree on campus to observe Arbor Day and the legacy of its founder, James Sterling Morton, an honorary degree recipient in 1856.

April 21

Earth Week events wrapping up

Earth Week wraps up with several events Friday, concluding a week of sustainability education and campus activities.

April 7

Spring Taylor Time! series kicks off Monday

Music by Debussy, Ravel, and Hilary Tann will be performed by celebrated Skidmore College faculty members Jan Vinci (flute), William Hakim (viola), and Elizabeth Huntley (harp).

March 1

Rain or snow, we're golfing

On one of Schenectady's cold and rainy late fall days, Emily Ferguson '18 is practicing with her pitching wedge at Pebble Beach.

March 1

Investigating Maine's radioactive granite

Hancock County, along the scenic mid-coast of Maine, is known for evergreen forests, emerald lakes and rolling blueberry fields. Less known, however, is that it is one of several areas in Maine that have a higher-than-average occurrence of lung cancer that may be linked to radioactive minerals.