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SPRING 2012 CONTENTS


CONTENTS


FEATURES: SUCCESS FEATURES: SUCCESS


10 CAREER PLANNING 101 How Skidmore is revamping its career services for


5 5


SkidNews de-inked SkidNews de-inked


13 RISKY BUSINESS IN BIO 105 Experimenting with intensive, small-team learning


students—and alumni—of all ages students—and alumni—of all ages


in a huge freshman lecture in a huge freshman lecture


and why? and why?


13 RISKY BUSINESS IN BIO 105 Experimenting with intensive, small-team learning


16 SUCCESS IS SLIPPERY Faculty roundtable: What defines “success”? For whom,


18 CLUBBING 18 CLUBBING


10 10


hands-on career help hands-on career help


16 SUCCESS IS SLIPPERY Faculty roundtable: What defines “success”? For whom,


In campus activities, students find success is all about sharing and belonging


10 CAREER PLANNING 101 How Skidmore is revamping its career services for


In campus activities, students find success is all about sharing and belonging


20 TEACHER, PREACHER, BALER, SAILOR... Q&As: Alumni in varied fields of work discuss their


takes on success takes on success


DEPARTMENTS CAMPUS SCENE 4 ALUMNI NEWS 25 WHO, WHAT, WHEN 30 CLASS NOTES 31 SARATOGA SIDEBAR 60


ESSAYS, LETTERS 2


16 16


roundtable roundup roundtable roundup


ON THE COVER: Creating success, Matt Miron ’13 and Isaiah Crossman ’13 won this year’s Freirich Business Plan Competition with their new app Grumbul. See page 10.


20 TEACHER, PREACHER, BALER, SAILOR... Q&As: Alumni in varied fields of work discuss their


DEPARTMENTS CAMPUS SCENE 4 ALUMNI NEWS 25 WHO, WHAT, WHEN 30 CLASS NOTES 31 SARATOGA SIDEBAR 60


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ON THE COVER: Creating success, Matt Miron ’13 and Isaiah Crossman ’13 won this year’s Freirich Business Plan Competition with their new app Grumbul. See page 10.


firearm fun? firearm fun?

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