The riding team is heading to nationals. The $20,000 top prize in the Frierich Business Plan Competition went to a student-devised placement service to help Chinese youngsters attend American summer camps. The selection of news commentator David Brooks and mining CEO Cynthia Blum Carroll ’78 to get honorary degrees at Commencement has stirred controversy among students. And Skidmore’s Web site and other initiatives earned medals at a regional conference. These stories and more in the latest ScopeMonthly.