2016 Reading Season Events


December 2015


January 2016

Saturday, January 16, 2016 — 1:30 pm
Film and Discussion: A Hero for Daisy

A Hero for Daisy is an inspiring film about the courage and determination of two-time Olympic rower Chris Ernst. In 1976 Chris galvanized her Yale rowing team to protest Yale’s inadequate and second-class facilities for female athletes. Nineteen athletes stormed the athletic directors office and stripped, exposing the phrase “Title IX” in blue marker on their backs. The story, picked up by The New York Times, created immediate awareness of Title IX across the country.

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February 2016

Junior Event
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 — 7:00 pm
JUNIOR DISCUSSION for Saratoga Rowing Association Coaches and Rowers

SRA mod and freshmen rowers and all coaches are invited to this discussion of the Young Readers’ Adaptation of The Boys in the Boat. This discussion and activities will be lead by Skidmore College Honors Forum students, Isabella Hernandez and Kali Villarosa. Light refreshments will be served.

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March 2016


April 2016