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Skidmore students are creative and involved, in and out of the classroom. Whether it's rehearsing a routine for the Stompin' Soles, raising funds for local and national charities, DJing at WSPN or hosting an outdoor adventure with Outing Club, Skidmore students are constantly utilizing their creativity and skills to build their collective future.

With nearly 100 student clubs and 19 varsity sports, plus numerous volunteer and internship opportunities here in Saratoga Springs, you'll truly find your niche at Skidmore.

If you have any questions about current clubs, please contact their respective officer(s). If you would like information about starting a club, please contact the VP for Club Affairs.

Multicultural Clubs

The African Heritage Awareness Club aims to increase and spread awareness of various African cultural practices and diaspora by sharing knowledge among the Skidmore and Saratoga Springs community via discussions, events, talks, performances, workshops and focus weeks among others. During our general meetings, we inform students about various topics ranging from music, economy, fashion, food, politics and cultural practices of the various cultures and countries of the African continent. Moreover, we hope to breach the under-representation of Africa in extra-curricular activities and academics and sponsor an African-based charity. Learn more about AHA on SkidSync!
Asian Cultural Awareness provides Skidmore College with an organization that extends itself to all students and faculty interested in learning about Asian cultures and identities. ACA is committed to developing familiarity, understanding, and appreciation of Asian cultures within Skidmore's campus beyond school walls. Learn more about ACA on SkidSync!
The mission of BSU is to provide all identifying members of the Black Student community with a network of solidarity and empowerment, as well as a platform to advocate their needs directly to the College. Learn more about BSU on SkidSync!
Chinese Culture Club is an organization that seeks to promote awareness and understanding about various aspects of Chinese culture, including but not limited to: traditions, heritage, festivals, language, history, music, sports, art and current events. We hope to serve as a platform to aid international Chinese students to better integrate with American culture and to enlighten the Skidmore students who wish to study abroad in China with the diverse living experiences of the international Chinese students. Learn more about CCC on SkidSync!
The mission of C.R.O.W.N at Skidmore is to bring awareness of natural hair, both its beautiful and painful history, to the Skidmore community and the larger Saratoga Springs community. We aim to foster a safe community of celebration & education through collective work and provide students, with natural hair, access to resources. Learn more about C.R.O.W.N on SkidSync!
We are Skidmore's only majorette and step dance club! Our mission is to introduce and bring a form of Black culture to Skidmore’s campus that hasn’t been recognized before, foster a group of students passionate about the art of majorette and step dance or willing to try them out, and spread the joy/excitement/thrill of watching or performing majorette and step dance on campus. We look forward to expressing our passion or interest in majorette and step dance as well as welcoming anyone else in the same boat! Learn more about Extrava-Gemz on SkidSync!
HAYAT's purpose is to explore and bring awareness regarding the diverse and common cultures, social trends, traditions and politics of Islamicated regions including the Middle East, North Africa, and Southwest Asia. HAYAT seeks to promote awareness and educate students on issues surrounding the indigenous customs of these locations. As such, this club includes the customs and faiths that reflect the complex cultural fabric of these regions including but not limited to Islam, Coptic Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism, etc. Learn more about HAYAT on SkidSync!
International Student Union is a club that seeks to promote the different cultures that international students brings to the campus. We do this by organizing different social, cultural and educational events unique of the countries we represent. We embrace both international and non international students. If you are interested in issues or cultures outside of the USA, then ISU is for you. Learn more about ISU on SkidSync!
NihonGO! commits to spreading awareness and understanding of Japanese culture as well as providing Japanese language students with a comfortable environment in which to practice Japanese. We hold various events from food events to discussions on aspects of Japanese culture, and we hold "language tables" once a month. Learn more about NihonGO! on SkidSync!
The goal of Raices is primarily to act as a resource for the students of Latino backgrounds and secondarily to act as an agent to increase campus awareness on issues related to Latino culture, history, philosophy, people, and other facets. Learn more about Raices on SkidSync!
The Skidmore Pride Alliance strives to provide the Skidmore Community with a larger understanding of issues pertaining to sex, sexual orientation and gender identity/expression; stand up against injustices; and to strengthen the LGBTQIA community at Skidmore College. Learn more abour Skidmore Pride Alliance on SkidSync!
The Wave is an intermediate level, audition/recruitment-based hip-hop dance group. We perform original choreography as a part of our own events along with other dance teams' shows as well. Auditions are held once per semester, and workshops (open to everyone) take place periodically throughout! Hope to see you in the studio!. Learn more about The Wave on SkidSync!
Ujima is the African/African-American/Caribbean-American cultural awareness club designed to bring to the Skidmore College community a plethora of history, culture and celebrations concerning the Diasporas nations via intra- and intercollegiate events. All meetings and events are open to all who wish to participate. Learn more about Ujima on SkidSync!


Athletics & Outdoor Clubs

This club is for everyone who wants to play badminton. We want everyone to have fun and enjoy playing together. If you want to learn, we can teach you. If you just want to play, we do too! If you want to improve, it is encouraged and possible here. Learn more about Badminton Club on SkidSync!
Skidmore Circus Club is an all inclusive club where students can come and share their circus talents and learn new art forms and skills. All members of campus are invited to contribute their talents and learn new skills at Open Gym. No experience is required just an openness to move and try new things. Learn more about Circus Club on SkidSync!
DiscMore is an all-inclusive club where we hang out and throw plastic circles into the basket. Disc golf is a super fun sport for people of any athletic level and it is super easy to learn. Our mission is to make disc golf accessible to everyone. Come hang out and throw some discs into the basket with us! Learn more about Discmore on SkidSync!
The Mixed Martial Arts Club at Skidmore College provides martial arts instruction to the community and organizes related social events. Arts studied include Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Isreali Martial Arts, Joint Locking, Stick Fighting, and Women's Self-Defense. Learn more about Mixed Martial Arts Club on SkidSync!
The Outing Club builds community connection and leaders through outdoor activities and skill building. We provide access to outdoor activities, such as hiking, climbing, canoeing, swimming, and camping. We are open to all levels of outdoor interest and abilities. We believe in getting people outside and having new adventures so they can build confidence and skill that translates back to the Skidmore community. ​Come and join us, the adventure awaits! Learn more about Outing Club on SkidSync!
Skidmore's Polo Club was established in 1977 and competes in the USPA with the likes of Yale, Cornell, Harvard, UMass, and UConn. With a varied string of around 16 ponies yearly we have horses to suit all levels of players. The club is devoted to providing students with the unique opportunity to learn the sport of Polo and is and is an affordable way for students to learn the Sport of Kings'. Learn more about Polo Club on SkidSync!
Skidmore's Alpine Ski and Snowboard Club hosts skiing and snowboarding events and outings that allow all of the Skidmore community to experience skiing. No prior experience is necessary as we provide lessons for those who need them. Our goal is to provide access to students of all levels to get the chance to either learn to ski, or experience the growth capable in a season. Learn more about Skidmore's Alpine Ski & Snowboard Club on SkidSync!
We are a club dedicated to providing cooperative and competitive video gaming experiences to the students of Skidmore College. We cover a large variety of games and genres, but our current features can be simplified into two categories: local and online gaming. Learn more about Skidmore Esports on SkidSync!
Skidmore's co-ed Skating and Hockey program. Come join us once a week for some low-key pick-up hockey, open skating, beginner lessons, and games! We require Helmets, Gloves, and Skates, all other gear is optional. All Skill level's welcome, we are here to have fun! Learn more about Skidmore Ice Hockey Club on SkidSync!
We have a competitive, but fun environment when players can improve and test their skills against other teams. Learn more about Soccer Club on SkidSync!
A club where we hang out and throw some plastic circles at each other! Ultimate Frisbee is a super fun sport for people of any level of athleticism and is easy to learn. We are one big family that competes as two teams! The Open team (open to all, competes in the men's division, composed of mainly cis men), and the Waffles team (competes in the women's division, open to women, transgender, and non-binary folks). Come hang! Learn more about ThoroughBear on SkidSync!

Performance Clubs & Organizations


The Accents are one of Skidmore's two all-female a cappella groups. Known for their lively performances, the Accents perform regularly throughout the school year at sporting events, study breaks, opening for other club performances and at their end-of-semester jams. Learn more about The Accents on SkidSync!
DJ Club is for DJs and those interested in learning how to DJ. We put on our own shows, and help other clubs in the formation of slappin' dance parties. Learn more about DJ Club on SkidSync!
The Drastic Measures are Skidmore's only charity coed a cappella group. Formed in September 2003 and chartered in October 2004, the Drastic Measures have dedicated every major on-campus performance to a charitable organization. They have raised money for AIDS awareness, cancer research, mentoring programs, a children's choir in Kenya, and more. Learn more about Drastic Measures on SkidSync!
Founded in 1995, the Dynamics (often referred to as the “Dynos”) are Skidmore College's oldest co-ed a cappella group. Grounded in the principals of diversity and cohesion, the Dynos are an eclectic mix of personalities and singing styles. Their love of singing with one another is made apparent through their rousing performances and interactions with the audience. Learn more about the Dynamics on SkidSync!
Lively Lucy's Coffeehouse provides weekly free entertainment for Skidmore students showcasing performers in the coffeehouse tradition as well as providing a venue for student acts. The club also puts on student open-mic nights and band-battles and as well as co-sponsors festivals and larger concerts with other groups on campus. Learn more about Lively Lucy's on SkidSync!
People Who Sing is Skidmore's only student-run choir. We're the fun choir! We sing acapella and with accompaniment, performing a wide variety of genres from pop to folk to rock to songs in foreign languages. Learn more about People Who Sing on SkidSync!
Skidmore's only “found object percussion group,” the mission of Pulse! is to bring people together through a common rhythm and tap into the pulse of our own community. Pulse! combines elements of traditional and trash-based percussion, with Guerilla theater, stage performance, and clowning.
The Sonneteers are one of Skidmore's two all female a cappella groups. The group was formed in 1947, making them the oldest a cappella group (and club) on campus.Over the years, repertoire has included all kinds of music from college songs to jazz standards; from calypso music to popular songs. Learn more about the Sonneteers on SkidSync!
Skidmore's only Tenor-Bari-Bass a cappella group! Nearly half a century of song, the Bandersnatchers perform at home and abroad for students, alumni, college and community events. Whimsical arrangements and broad ranging repertoire, come see us make mouth noises on campus or around Saratoga! Learn more about The Skidmore Bandersnatchers on SkidSync!
The Treble Makers are an all-inclusive a capella group on campus open to all students, regardless of musical experience, and does not use sheet music. The club relies instead on auditory learning. The members are welcome to attend as frequently, or infrequently, as they wish. Learn more about the TrebleMakers on SkidSync!
WSPN is the College radio station located at 91.1. Comprised of student and community DJs, WSPN is one of the few college radio stations run entirely by a selected student board. The station primarily programs a freeform radio format and—in addition to serving the Skidmore College campus—also serves the city of Saratoga Springs, and surrounding communities. Unlike many college stations, WSPN is a 24-hour a day operation, and is on the air 365 days a year. Click here to listen to WSPN Radio


The Breakbeats are an all-inclusive Hip hop and breakdancing group. The Breakbeats provide the opportunity to explore, learn, create, and perform Hip hop, Step and Breakdancing routines in any of its eclectic and diverse styles. No prior experience necessary to join. Learn more about the Breakbeats on SkidSync!
We are Skidmore's only majorette and step dance club! Our mission is to introduce and bring a form of Black culture to Skidmore’s campus that hasn’t been recognized before, foster a group of students passionate about the art of majorette and step dance or willing to try them out, and spread the joy/excitement/thrill of watching or performing majorette and step dance on campus. We look forward to expressing our passion or interest in majorette and step dance as well as welcoming anyone else in the same boat! Learn more about Extrava-Gemz on SkidSync!
HAYAT's purpose is to explore and bring awareness regarding the diverse and common cultures, social trends, traditions and politics of Islamicated regions including the Middle East, North Africa, and Southwest Asia. HAYAT seeks to promote awareness and educate students on issues surrounding the indigenous customs of these locations. As such, this club includes the customs and faiths that reflect the complex cultural fabric of these regions including but not limited to Islam, Coptic Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism, etc. We also have a dance team! Learn more about HAYAT on SkidSync!
The Skidmore Irish Dance Club teaches and performs Irish hard-shoe and soft-shoe dances, using traditional and original choreography. The Irish Dancers teach fellow students of all abilities the Irish cultural form of step-dancing, both social and competition-style. They also perform their own innovative, modern work at off-campus venues. Learn more about Irish Dance Club on SkidSync!
The goal of Raices is primarily to act as a resource for the students of Latino backgrounds and secondarily to act as an agent to increase campus awareness on issues related to Latino culture, history, philosophy, people, and other facets. We also have a dance team! Learn more about Raices on SkidSync!
Skidmore's jazz and Hip hop club, the Rithmos provide entertainment for the Skidmore and Saratoga Springs communities as well as promote and teach original and energetic choreography. They provide opportunities to dancers of all levels to perform jazz and Hip-hop. Learn more about Rithmos on SkidSync!
The Stompin' Soles are Skidmore's only tap-dancing troupe. The club provides an outlet for tappers to perform and practice tap dance. As they like to say, “We make noise with our feet, we keep a great beat... and we're pretty sweet!” Learn more about Stompin' Soles on SkidSync!
The Wave is an intermediate level, audition/recruitment-based hip-hop dance group. We perform original choreography as a part of our own events along with other dance teams' shows as well. Auditions are held once per semester, and workshops (open to everyone) take place periodically throughout! Hope to see you in the studio!. Learn more about The Wave on SkidSync!


The Ad-Libs are an improvisational comedy group committed to providing Skidmore College with laughter and raw unadulterated humor. The Ad-Libs are a founding member of the National College Comedy Festival, an annual gathering at Skidmore of professional and college groups focused on the collaborative process of sketch and improvised comedy. Learn more about the Ad-Libs on SkidSync!
Jet Lag Comedy creates a unique comedic space where international students and people of color are put in the spotlight. Learn more about Jet Lag Comedy on SkidSync!
The National College Comedy Festival is a major entertainment event each year for Skidmore students, and always sells out quickly. Each night of the festival features an early-evening performance showcasing the selected college improv and sketch groups, and a late show featuring professional acts performing stand-up, sketch, and improv comedy. Learn more about the National College Comedy Festival on SkidSync!
The Sketchies are a sketch comedy group committed to providing Skidmore students an outlet for comedic performance and film opportunities. The group annually participates in the National College Comedy Festival on Skidmore's campus. Learn more about the Sketchies on SkidSync!
Skidomedy is a sketch comedy group founded in 2006 by Willy Appelman who went on to perform with Second City and intern at The Colbert Report. The Sketchies frequently perform comedy shows on campus and in the Saratoga Springs community. Learn more about Skidomedy on SkidSync!


Skidmore College's new musical theater club. ONB will provide Skidmore students with opportunities to perform musical theater numbers and shows as well as to learn about musical theater as a whole. We will hold several performances and events each semester. The diversity and inclusivity of musical theater as a genre will allow and encourage a broad range of Skidmore community members with varying singing experiences to participate in club activities. Off-North Broadway will also be dedicated to uniting Theater, Music, and Dance departments because musical theatre is a combined art of all three fields. Learn more about OBN on SkidSync!


CHILLMORE Committee facilitates and co-sponsors weekend events. We collaborate with clubs that are looking for an outlet to host cool and creative events in the SPA on Friday and Saturday Nights (9pm-2am). Our mission is to provide alternatives to off campus events as well as a safe environment for all to have fun! Learn more about Chillmore or SkidSync!


Media, Print & Publication Clubs

Our organization strives to act as a resource for all of the photographers at Skidmore College. We hold weekly meetings to critique each other's work, vote on contest winners, discuss current trends in the art of photography, give tutorials, bring in professional photographers and learn from one another. As a member of our club you will have access to 35mm film cameras, lighting equipment, and free film on occasion. Learn more about Art Cirlce Club on SkidSync!
BARE Sex Forum is committed to creating a safe space and a community that allows for honest, open discussion about issues related to sex and sexuality. At least once a year the organization puts together an art and literary publication dealing with issues of sexuality. Learn more about BARE on SkidSync!
Hello and welcome to Skidmore's Film Club!  Here, we watch and discuss films which members we'll be able to pick to show to the club.  Whether you're a expert in filmography or just watch films for fun, we encourage everyone to come and enjoy. Learn more about Film Club on SkidSync!
To provide the Skidmore College community with a student magazine that features a range of essays, poetry and prose, photography, fashion, and art of any medium. Students interested in having their work published will submit anonymously to the Lunchbox team, where we will have weekly meetings to workshop submissions. Learn more about Lunchbox Magazine on SkidSync!
The college's only print and satirical newspaper. The Skidmo' Daily strives to provide humorous coverage of events on and off campus, factual and farcical. Learn more about Skidmo' Daily on SkidSync!
The Skidmore News is the student-run campus newspaper that provides the latest campus news, sports and opinions to students, faculty, alumni and the surrounding community. Click here to read the Skidmore News!


Religious Clubs

Hillel provides a community for Jewish students and serves as a resource for those interested in Jewish culture and religion. All are welcome! Learn more about Hillel on SkidSync!
The Muslim Student Association aims to explore Islam and its core values as they pertain to Muslims in the United States. The goals of this organization are twofold; to facilitate religious practice for Muslim Students on campus and to encourage the useful exchange of ideas amongst all students with regards to Islam. Through relevant discussions and having guest speakers, MSA shall create a more welcoming image of Islam on-campus and build bridges between all parts of the Skidmore community. Learn more about MSA on SkidSync!
The Newman Club provides means for the spiritual, intellectual, and social development of Catholic students at Skidmore. Each week, club members attend the youth liturgy mass at St. Clements in Saratoga Springs. Club leaders also host periodic dinners from local restaurants, in order to help strengthen the relationships between Catholic students on campus. The Newman Club also works closely with Skidmore's interfaith council as a way to unite students of different faiths. Learn more about the Newman Club on SkidSync!


Academic Clubs

Art History Club allows those interested to connect with students with similar passions, discusses ancient cultures and modern art movements, and creates art based on what we study! Learn more about Art History Club on SkidSync!
Just a group of people that love to do all Chemistry related things, get involved with fun experiments, and talk about where Chemistry may take us in the future! Learn more about Chemistry Club on SkidSync!
The Financemore Association exists to educate students regarding different areas of finance. Their mission is to create a community of hardworking students interested in finance. Learn more about the Financemore Association on SkidSync!
We're a club whose focus is on French and Francophone cultures across the globe, from their food, to their movies, their music, their literature, and more. We encourage students taking French courses to join us in practicing speaking skills but all students are welcome regardless of whether they speak French. There will always be English options to our activities! Learn more about the French Cultural Club on SkidSync!
GEOLOGISTS UNITE! This is a place where we can all come together to share with each other. Feel free to post some interesting articles, opportunities to hike, inquire get-togethers, and provoke thoughtful geo conversations! Learn more about Geology Club on SkidSync!
The Investment Club provides Skidmore students with the unique, real-world experience of managing the activities of an actual dollar equity and fixed income portfolio along with conducting the research that leads to investments in specific securities. Additionally, the club competes against other schools in stock picking competitions, brings in industry speakers, and promotes networking opportunities with alumni in the finance industry. Learn more about Investment Club on SkidSync!
Philosophy Club creates an open-air environment of philosophical inquiry without needing the basis of an academic understanding of philosophy. Since philosophy can be a bit of an intimidating world to many people, the goal of our club is to introduce philosophical thinking in an approachable, relatable, and fun way. A think tank brimming with questions, and sometimes even answers! Learn more about Philosophy Club on SkidSync!
The Pre-Health Club fosters community among Skidmore students who are pursuing majors and careers in the health professions which facilitates the exposure of the entire college community to the medicine field. Learn more about Pre-Health on SkidSync!
The constituents of this society actively take each of their destinies within their own hands, vying opportunities and further progress within their careers - regardless the career choice - with a special emphasis noted on the legal field. Learn more about Pre-Law Club on SkidSync!
German Clubs is dedicated to the exploration of the German language and culture(s). Our hope is to educate and celebrate the beauty within both. We hope to bring a greater awareness to the history of German-speaking countries and understand how German culture can enrich our lives. Learn more about German Club on SkidSync!
History Club seeks to serve the Skidmore community as a place for extra-curricular historical study and social events. We host talks, trivia nights, meetings, campus events, and conduct partnerships with local historians and historical sites. We seek to discuss and explore diverse, intersectional, and intercultural topics of history in an inclusive environment for all students interested in history. Learn more about Skidmore History Club on SkidSync!
Founded in Fall of 2013, Skidmore Women in Business (WIB) strives to engage dynamic women across all disciplines to engage in leadership in the classroom, the workplace, and the world. Learn more about Women in Business on SkidSync!


Political, Advocacy, and Awareness Clubs

Benef-Action is the community service club on campus, we hope to make students aware of the opportunities available on and off-campus to help community members, help with new initiatives, and have general awareness campaigns. Learn more about Benef-Action on SkidSync!
Best Buddies is a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). The purpose of Skidmore College Best Buddies is to foster and normalize diverse and mutually-enriching friendships, specifically those between individuals with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs). Learn more about Best Buddies on SkidSync!
We bake challahs once a month to sell on campus in order to help combat food insecurity in the local Saratoga region. All profit is divided equally to be donated to Wilton Food Pantry and SNACpack. Learn more about Challahmore on SkidSync!
EAC is focused on accomplishing campaigns/projects that help promote the growth of sustainability on campus, through student involvement and creativity. Each semester we choose initiatives that we feel passionately about, and meet each week to discuss and actively work on them. We also hold monthly meetings of where the various sustainable groups on campus Real Food Challenge, S-reps, Sustainable Skidmore, Conservation Corps, etc.) can come together to discuss the projects they have been working on, find others who are interested in helping, and generally make the sustainability movement on campus more transparent. ​It is important that all these groups come together partly so that we can all become more aware of what is going on, and partly so that we can begin to hold each other more accountable to the goals we all want to be accomplished. Learn more about EAC on SkidSync!
Care about food waste? You should! About 1/3 of the food produced globally is never even consumed, while 10% of the world population is food insecure. At Feedmore we take leftover food from the dining hall and donate it to organizations downtown. Join us to lessen food waste!Learn more about FeedMore on SkidSync!
This organization finds ways to spread positive self image and create a 'feel good' vibe to its supporters and the community at large. The mission of H.I.P.S. is to help teenagers foster a positive self-image and educate about the necessity for a positive body image, as well. Learn more about H.I.P.S. on SkidSync!
The United Nations Club at Skidmore College organizes and helps students prepare for participation in the annual intercollegiate simulation on the UN. The club helps the involved Skidmore students familiarize themselves with the structure and policies of the assigned country at the simulation. Members are required to do research on a variety of subjects relating to general issues before the United Nations and the stance on these issues of the country the student might be representing in mock simulations, debates and the annual simulation. Skidmore College has been sending delegations to the Model UN conference annually for the past forty years, and has represented numerous countries, such as Mongolia, Israel, France, Poland, Cambodia, the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Canada, Ireland, and Kiribati. Recently, Model UN attended a conference in Washington D.C., where we represented Poland in five different UN bodies. Learn more about Model UN on SkidSync!
POB Skidmore is a chapter of a national organization who's mission is to share the conversation about toxins in everyday products and to empower others to make safer choices. Protect Our Breast wants to ensure our research and information is widely available and accessible to all different kinds of people. Equality is our core value and we work to make everyone feel included and heard, and strive to be an organization that reflects our diverse community. We acknowledge that there is a lot of work to be done to create a truly inclusive culture and environment that educates and empowers all people no matter their race, gender, ability or sexuality. Learn more about Protect Our Breasts on SkidSync!
Skidmore's chapter of the College Democrats of America is the official youth outreach of the Democratic Party. The main purpose of this club is to register and elect Democrats. Learn more about Skidmore Democrats on SkidSync!
Skidmore College Emergency Medical Services (SCEMS) is a New York State Basic Life Support-First Response (NYS BLS-FR) Agency, serving the Skidmore College Campus Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights from 8 pm to 8 am, as well as all requested standby events. Learn more about SCEMS on SkidSync!
We will facilitate the raising of Service Dogs with the support of Guide Dog Foundation and American Vet Dog Foundation. We educate students on how to properly socialize and train the pups, preparing them with a base knowledge that will make it possible for the dogs to go to their “finishing school” in Smithtown, NY when they become old enough (~16 months). There, they will work alongside professional trainers to become full-fledged service dogs. The activities for students will include puppy classes for current raisers, puppysitters, and any students interested in being part of our club. Learn more about Tbreds Raising Pups on SkidSync!


Specialty Clubs

With the rising popularity of Japanese animation in the US, the Skidmore Anime Club exists to provide a resource for those who wish to find out more about this growing medium, spread awareness of anime as an art form, discuss how it may reflect Japanese popular culture, and support it as a source of entertainment and community at Skidmore College. We meet every week to watch and discuss anime. The shows we watch are democratically selected, with movie screenings and special trips taking place a few times every semester. Learn more about Anime Club on SkidSync!
The Skidmore National Audubon Society is a student-run campus chapter dedicated to the conservation, education, and advocacy for birds. Learn more about Audubon Society on SkidSync!
A wonderful place to play the world's most popular board game. We meet weekly and all skill levels are welcome. Skidmore Chess Club also has matches and tournaments for those interested in a challenge. Learn more about Chess Club on SkidSync!
The purpose of Cooking Club is to gather members of the Skidmore community around the table to share a passion for food and cooking. We will then enjoy a delicious meal and have good conversations about our stories and cultures surrounding food. We want to thoughtfully and respectfully research and understand the food that we cook and eat. Learn more about Cooking Club on SkidSync!
At Formula Skidmore, our mission is to ignite the passion for motorsport among college students and foster a community where like-minded enthusiasts can come together to share their love for all things automotive. We aim to provide a dynamic and inclusive environment that encourages learning and socializing.Learn more about Formula Skidmore on SkidSync!
The Foundry Club is dedicated to the casting of metal and non-metal materials. The goal of the club is to teach students to cast metal and to expand the College's art scene and involvement in the larger art community. The club sponsors both on- and off-campus events, from visits to local casting venues to extra critiques from Skidmore professors out of class. Learn more about Foundry Club on SkidSync!
We are a group of yarn fiends that come together to de-stress, share tips, and craft! All skill levels are welcome, and we are always happy to teach new members and spread the joy of knitting and crocheting! Learn more about Knit Wits on SkidSync!
Mindful Movement is about expressing yourself and getting out of your comfort zone! No matter what level you are at, everyone can learn something from a bit of movement.We are an all-inclusive meditative movement club. We practice improvisational dance and will host a multitude of other workshops ranging from yoga to kickboxing. Mental health is also an important focus so we will host small chats and even outdoor activities, such as nature journaling which can help you stay present. Learn more about Mindful Movement on SkidSync!
Random Acts of Crafts is dedicated to relieving stress and building friendships while making crafts. Learn more about RAC on SkidSync!
ReadMore is a book club at Skidmore College. We intend to select books to read individually, discuss these books at meetings, host screenings of adaptations of books, attend events at Northshire Bookstore in Saratoga Springs, and foster a college community of avid readers. Learn more about ReadMore on SkidSync!
The goal of the Skidmore Codes Club are to provide the Skidmore College community with an outlet for interest in computer science-related topics and new technology. We do this by showcasing student programming projects, uniting individuals with similar interests, organizing speakers from the computer science field and host computer science-related events. Learn more about Skidmore Codes on SkidSync!
Provides Skidmore students with a place to come together as a trivia community and compete amongst one another in a welcoming and inclusive space. Learn more about Skidmore Quiz Bowl on SkidSync!
Table Top Gaming Club provides a space for Skidmore students to play a variety of table top games including Warhammer, Settlers of Cataan, and other similar games. Learn more about Table Top Gaming Club on SkidSync!