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(518) 580 - 5258

Skidmore College
Office Location: Tisch Learning Center, Room # 316
815 North Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Tillman Nechtman, Associate Professor of History
(518) 580 - 5268

Susan Matrazzo
(518) 580 - 5261


Phi Alpha Theta
Alpha Delta Tau Chapter

We are very proud of Skidmore College's chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the National History Honor Society, Inc. Phi Alpha Theta was organized at the University of Arkansas on March 17, 1921. Since that time it has grown to over eight hundred chapters in the United States.  Phi Alpha Theta is the largest, in number of chapters, of the accredited honor societies holding membership in the Association of College Honor Societies. It was one of the original three honor societies admitted to the association at its founding in 1945. Membership in Phi Alpha Theta has grown to more than 270,000 initiates since 1921.

The Skidmore chapter (Alpha Delta Tau) was established at Skidmore College on April 20, 1989. Professor Eric Morser serves as faculty advisor to the chapter in 2009-2010.