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SGA Discusses Minimum Wage With IPPC

When the minimum wage in New York State was raised to $8 per hour, Skidmore College chose not to. The issue was a hot topic for debate and many discussions and actions were held among students, such as the petition on change.org, particularly by those are still being paid $7.25 for their on-campus job. Recently, SGA has met with the IPPC in order to propose raising the wage for these students, and are working with them to do so. Full story

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student workers

SGA Discusses Minimum Wage With IPPC

When the minimum wage in New York State was raised to $8 per hour, Skidmore College chose not to. The issue was a hot topic for debate and many discussions and actions were held among students, such as the petition on change.org, particularly by those are still being paid $7.25 for their on-campus job. Recently, SGA has met with the IPPC in order to propose raising the wage for these students, and are working with them to do so.   Full story

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senate 4/11/15

Speaking to Our Student Government

There seems to be some major disconnect between the general student population and the SGA, for they do not effectively adhere to the will of the students. How, then, do we take steps towards reestablishing them as the champion of the student voice?  Full story

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Line

LINE Celebrates This Year's Edition

A year of change

LINE, Skidmore's student-run art review magazine, will be celebrating their release party at 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, at the Tang. The party will also note the closing of a year marked by changes to the publication. Full story

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cabaret

Unforgettable Performance of Cabaret Troupe’s Little Shop of Horrors

When I was about twelve years old, my best friend’s mom sat her and me down on the couch after school and told us she had found an old VHS in the basement. It was one of her favorite movies, and she was adamant that her daughter and I watch it immediately. So, we got comfortable on the couch with snacks and blankets as her mother popped in a VHS of Little Shop of Horrors.  Full story

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soccer

Men's and women's soccer teams to host seventh annual Soccer Without Borders camp

All proceeds to go to Soccer Without Borders

On Monday, April 14, the Skidmore men’s and women’s soccer teams will take to Wachenheim Field with kids from the Saratoga Springs community for the seventh annual spring break soccer camp. Each year the proceeds from the camp go to Soccer Without Borders, a San Francisco-based non-profit organization founded in 2006 that uses the game of soccer to bring education to underprivileged communities around the world. Full story

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