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Diet Helps Shed Pounds, Release Toxins and Reduce Oxidative Stress

Research by Skidmore College exercise scientist Paul Arciero has found that a balanced, protein-pacing, low-calorie diet that includes intermittent fasting not only achieves long-term weight loss, but also helps release toxins in the form of PCBs...
11-Jan-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Hurricane Risk to Northeast U.S. Coast Increasing, Research Warns

New research published in the journal Scientific Reports and co-authored by an Associate Professor at Skidmore College suggests the Northeastern coast of the U.S. could be struck by more frequent and more powerful hurricanes in the future due to...
28-Nov-2016 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Intensive Math Training Does not Affect Approximate Number

Jessica Sullivan, assistant professor of psychology, recently co-authored two papers: "Intensive Math Training Does Not Affect Approximate Number Acuity: Evidence from a Three-Year Longitudinal Curriculum Intervention" in the Journal of Numerical...
15-Sep-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

A “Scientific Diversity” Intervention to Reduce Gender Bias in a Sample of Life Scientists

Corinne Moss-Racusin, assistant professor of psychology, has published a research paper titled "A 'Scientific Diversity' Intervention to Reduce Gender Bias in a Sample of Life Scientists" in the August 5 issue of the journal CBE—Life Sciences...
15-Sep-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Can Adirondack Forests Help Fight Climate Change?

Environmental studies and sciences professor Kurt Smemo and student researchers Daniel Casarella ’18 and Jen Cristiano ’18 have embarked on an ambitious, multiyear study to identify a primary factor for controlling organic-matter decomposition...
27-Jul-2016 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ocean-Aged Rum Wins Top $20,000 Prize at Skidmore College’s Freirich Competition


Nearly $60,000 in cash and legal services was awarded to teams of Skidmore students exhibiting a remarkable range and creative approach to starting a new business.
21-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Emily Lazar '93 Scores History-Making Grammy Nomination

Emily Lazar '93 is no stranger to musicians known for chart-topping hits. As president and chief mastering engineer of The Lodge, Lazar has been nominated for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical. Lazar worked as...
12-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Skidmore College's Solar Array Completed, Generating Power


On a day that looked as if the sun might take time off, Skidmore College and community leaders gathered to celebrate the completion of Skidmore's solar array. The sun came out when the ribbon was cut.
8-Oct-2014 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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