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Clarkson University employees collected 1,210 non-perishable food items for those in need at their annual holiday and service recognition luncheon.
Financial aid professionals from several northern New York colleges and universities will be present on February 1 to answer questions and assist with the on-line completion of both the Free Application for FAFSA and New York State TAP application.
Clarkson University's Institute for a Sustainable Environment Teams with Biomass Thermal Energy Council
Clarkson University's Institute for a Sustainable Environment has joined the Biomass Thermal Energy Council to promote improved technology for heating.
Clarkson University researchers have developed a strategy to ease one of the headaches of airline travel: boarding the flight.
Silvana Andreescu has been named the Egon Matijevic Chair of Chemistry at Clarkson University.
Longtime Clarkson University employees were recently honored for their service to the University at the annual Holiday and Employee Years of Service Recognition Luncheon for Faculty, Staff and Retirees.
Local university professors will again take to the stage starting February 4 for the "Science Cafe."
Rifat Emrah Ozel recently presented his nanoparticle research on an international stage.
When Northern New York businesses need scientific solutions to real-world problems, they turn to Clarkson University Senior Chemistry Professor Richard Partch.
Clarkson University's Physician Assistant Program will host a Teddy Bear Toss during the Clarkson men's hockey game against Union College on Saturday, February 1, to benefit child patients at local hospitals.
Military Advanced Education has selected Clarkson University as a top military-friendly school in its 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities.
Dr. Mae C. Jemison, the first African American woman to travel in space, will speak at Clarkson University on Monday, February 17, at 7 p.m. in Cheel Arena.
Clarkson University will commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with an African Heritage Appreciation celebration on Monday, January 20, from 5-9 p.m. in the Student Center
"When the Nose Knows Not ..." will be presented by St. Lawrence University Biology Professor David Hornung at the next Science Cafe on February 4 in Canton and February 5 in Potsdam.
Wastewater treatment lagoons have the potential to serve as a local energy source, according to a Clarkson University research.
Clarkson University Professor Pier Marzocca has contributed to four of the 11 volumes of the new 7,000-page Encyclopedia of Thermal Stresses.
AAUW-St. Lawrence County has honored Clarkson University's Ruth Baltus with the Agent of Change Award.
Clarkson University Distinguished Research Professor of Engineering Liya Regel recently participated in two historical events in Washington, D.C.
As USA Luge competes in Sochi, Clarkson University researchers are improving the sled for use in the next Winter Olympic Games.
With his personal interest in the economics of sports and his education in business, topped off by his Slovenian heritage, Clarkson University School of Business Instructor Gasper Sekelj is the perfect choice to share his perspective on the impact of the Sochi Olympics.
Clarkson researchers have developed a new way to personalize medicine, according to a report by the Royal Society of Chemistry. The enzymatic logic system devised by Prof. Evgeny Katz could be used for releasing drugs into the body.
Clarkson has received a $25,000 grant from the J.M. McDonald Foundation to support laboratory upgrades in the Department of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering.
With billions of people around the world still relying on three-stone fires for cooking, the challenge and solution are intertwined in the same situation, and Prof. Philip Hopke is heading to Nairobi to weigh in on the side of a scientific solution.
Clarkson University researchers have converted several suites in its Woodstock Village apartments into "smart housing" that will provide real-time data on their energy usage.
Clarkson will host a premiere screening of the WPBS-TV production "Building North Country Innovation" on Monday, February 24, at 4 p.m. in the Student Center.
Clarkson senior Daniel Galy has received a $2,000 Power and Energy Society Scholarship from the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Clarkson has been awarded nearly $450,000 from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to research high-efficiency, low-emission wood-fired heating equipment.
Clarkson University School of Business Professor Farzad Mahmoodi, the Joel Goldschein '57 Endowed Chair in Supply Chain Management and director of the University's nationally ranked supply chain management program, has been recognized by the International Journal of Production Research as one of its most prolific individual researchers
Sometimes a small device can make the biggest impact, so senior Lauren Magin has focused her efforts on a hand-powered sustainable device that can be used in developing nations to quickly heat up water and kill bacteria.
Liya Regel Supports New Horizons in Engineering Distinguished Lectureship Series at Clarkson University
Distinguished Research Professor of Engineering Liya L. Regel has provided a generous gift to augment the New Horizons in Engineering Distinguished Lectureship Series, which she created in 2010.
Communication & Media Professor Johndan Johnson-Eilola has earned a Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) Technical and Scientific Communication Award.
Filmmaker and ecologist John D. Liu will present his talk "Choosing the Pathway to Sustainability: Ecological Restoration" at Clarkson University, St. Lawrence University and Paul Smith's College in March.
Sticks and Stones... How Bullying Affects Physical Health will be presented by Assistant Professor of Psychology Jennifer Knack at the next Science Cafe on Tuesday, March 4, in Canton, and on Wednesday, March 5, in Potsdam.
Sulapha Peethamparan has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of civil & environmental engineering in the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.
Stephen T. Casper has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of history in the School of Arts & Sciences.
Stephen J. Sauer has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of consumer & organizational behavior in the School of Business.
Clarkson University officials will be in the Placer County, Calif., region this week to introduce area professionals to new graduate programs options and to advance an emerging technology education partnership with Sierra College undergraduates.
Timothy Fanelli recently received his Master IT Specialist certification through the OpenGroup CITS program.
Associate Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science Kathleen Fowler has co-written a guide that will encourage math students and their teachers.
Some Clarkson students are choosing to help Habitat for Humanity through its Collegiate Challenge program, rather than celebrate during spring break at a vacation hot spot.
Clarkson Assistant Professor of Political Science Stephen Bird will travel to Belgium to advise the European Commission on policy solutions regarding the Split Incentive Problem.
Clarkson University Environmental Engineering Programs Rank Highly in U.S. News Best Graduate Schools
Clarkson University's graduate environmental engineering programs were again ranked highly in the latest edition of Best Graduate Schools by U.S. News Media Group.
"What’s the Value of a Human Life?" will be presented by Clarkson University Economics & Financial Studies Associate Professor Mark Frascatore at the next Science Café on Tuesday, March 25, in Canton, and on Wednesday, March 26, in Potsdam.
Clarkson University-Sponsored FIRST Robotics Competition Team Wins at the Inaugural NY Tech Valley Regional
Clarkson University's FIRST Robotics Competition Team 229, Division By Zero, won the inaugural New York Tech Valley Regional held March 13-15, its sixth regional FRC win since 1998.
Biology Professor Michael Twiss has been appointed as a member of the Great Lakes Science Advisory Board's Research Coordination Committee.
Clarkson University and St. Lawrence University students are getting together to tackle questions of war and peace at a conference on March 28.
"Cold Plasmas: A Hot New Technology!" will be presented by Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Selma Mededovic-Thagard at the next Science Cafe on April 8 in Canton and on April 9 in Potsdam.
Dana Barry, senior technical writer and editor at Clarkson University's Center for Advanced Materials Processing, delivered the welcoming address for an awards ceremony held in conjunction with the Ninth International Conference of the Institute for the Development of Social Responsibility.
Clarkson University students brought home first place awards in this year's Free Enterprise Marathon held recently at SUNY Plattsburgh.
The opportunity to explore a powerful virtual lab for teaching and research doesn't come along every day, so Asst. Prof. Yaoqing Liu was delighted to attend the 19th Global Environment for Network Innovations (GENI) Engineering Conference.
Former U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and Bridges to Prosperity CEO Avery Bang will be awarded honorary degrees at Clarkson's 121st commencement on May 10.
Another Clarkson University honors student has been awarded a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship and two other Clarkson students have received honorable mentions.
Entrepreneurship comes naturally to Clarkson students Dan Briere and Evan Jennings, who created a successful backpack company that showcases their business sense, marketing savvy and compassion.
Clarkson University teams came home with four first-place, four second-place, and two third-place awards at Saturday's North Country Regional Business Plan Competition, competing against five other universities and colleges.
Clarkson University's commitment to revitalize its downtown campus has entered into its next phase as the University has accepted a proposal from Omni Housing Development and Sequence Development to redevelop the Congdon Hall and Downtown Snell Hall buildings.
Mitchell Thomashow, director of the Second Nature Presidential Fellows Program, will deliver a presentation titled "The Nine Elements of a Sustainable Campus" on Thursday, April 17, at 7 p.m. in the Student Center Forum.
The Bioengineering of Gender and the Prozac Nation will be presented by St. Lawrence University Philosophy Professor Jennifer Hansen at the next Science Cafe on Tuesday, April 22, in Canton, N.Y., and on Wednesday, April 23, in Potsdam, N.Y.
Clarkson University Ph.D. student Katie L. Poetz has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute fellowship for this summer.
Clarkson University has been awarded nearly $500,000 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative to expand its clean energy work by continuing development of anaerobic digesters for North Country farms.
Clarkson University its Humanities & Social Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference on Friday, April 18, showcasing the creative, critical, and analytical work of students from across the University, as well as from SUNY Potsdam and St. Lawrence University.
Senior Andrea Westervelt knows just what she wants to do, and now that she has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, she has the means to do it.
Jan DeWaters, an instructor in the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering, has been selected to receive the Women in Engineering Division of the American Society for Engineering.
The New York State Library has awarded an Anna K. and Mary E. Cunningham Research Residency to Professor of Communication & Media Stephen Farina
Clarkson has become a signatory of the American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment.
Princeton Review: Clarkson University One of Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges in U.S. and Canada
Clarkson is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.
Associate Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Artem Melman has been awarded a $50,000 NSF grant to bring his bio-tech research from the lab to commercialization.
The Bicknell Corporation has made a generous gift to support the Clarkson Fund at Clarkson University.
A team headed by Prof. Evgeny Katz is researching a method of analyzing biochemical information that will quickly provide the facts necessary to make crucial decisions, particularly in military or medical emergencies.
The Clarkson University Chem-E Car team recently placed fourth at the AIChE Northeast Student Regional Conference, earning them a spot in the national competition.
Clarkson senior Eleanor Vane will be able to pursue her research in any lab she chooses, courtesy of a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.
Women's Ice Hockey Co-head Coach Shannon Desrosiers is transitioning out of the coaching ranks in order to devote more of her time to a growing family.
Seven Clarkson University teams took home prizes at the fifth annual New York State Business Plan Competition.
Clarkson University's Dietrich Diehl Wins Sigma Nu Tau National Student Entrepreneur-of-the-Year Award
Dietrich Diehl has won first place in the Sigma Nu Tau National Student Entrepreneur-of-the-Year Awards for his business OrdrIt LLC, a venture that provides a mobile ordering system and in-seat promotions.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Digital Arts Alex Lee is currently featured in a group exhibition at Eyebeam Art + Technology Center in New York City.
Michael Lee is one of 125 students to receive a summer scholars award to the NASA Langley Aerospace Research Summer Scholars Project.
A sea change regarding education is on the horizon, and it's one that Peter Turner, dean of the School of Arts & Sciences, will welcome. Turner is prominent nationally for promoting STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education.
Two student teams received awards at the New York State Pollution Prevention Institute's (NYSP2I) R&D student competition.
Clarkson Trustee Carl B. Mack Hon. '10 and alumnus William A. Wallace '64 have been named Top-25 Newsmakers by Engineering News-Record (ENR).
Four teachers nominated by Clarkson University seniors will be honored as the 2014 Clarkson University Inspirational High School Educators.
More than 700 Clarkson University students will be granted bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 10, at 2:30 p.m. in the Cheel Arena.
Chemistry doctoral student Shay Mailloux won the Best Graduate Poster Award at the fifth annual Undergraduate and Graduate Chemistry & Biology Research Symposium.
President Barack Obama to Nominate Clarkson President Tony Collins to Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation Advisory Board
President Barack Obama announced his intention to nominate Clarkson University President Anthony G. Collins to serve as a member of the Advisory Board of the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation.
Honorary degree candidates Bridges to Prosperity CEO Avery Bang (left) and Former U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will speak in the Student Center on Friday, May 9.Introduction
Senior biomolecular science major Katherine M. Beglinger has received the prestigious Floyd and Mary Schwall Fellowship in Medical Research from the University of California, Davis.
Clarkson University Students Honored at Statewide Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program Conference
Three CUPO (Community of Underrepresented Professional Opportunities) students recently received awards at the statewide Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) Student Conference: Journeys Beyond Excellence.
Stacey Zeigler has been promoted to full clinical professor of physical therapy in the School of Arts & Sciences.
Joseph Skufca has been promoted to full professor of mathematics & computer science in the School of Arts & Sciences.
Pier Marzocca has been promoted to full professor of mechanical & aeronautical engineering in the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.
Tom Langen has been promoted to full professor of biology in the School of Arts & Sciences.
Mark Frascatore has been promoted to full professor of economics and financial studies in the School of Business
Andrea Ferro has been promoted to full professor of civil & environmental engineering in the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.
Ming-Cheng Cheng has been promoted to full professor of electrical & computer engineering in the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.
Clarkson has added another Unmanned Aerial Vehicle to its Unmanned Aerial Systems research team. The Golden Eagle II will begin its life as a research-advancing aircraft this summer.
The Design/Build/Fly Team recently returned from competition.
Clarkson University Honors Edward Reinfurt with Highest Community Service Honor: Bertrand H. Snell Award
Clarkson's highest community service honor, the Bertrand H. Snell Award, has been bestowed upon Edward Reinfurt, the former executive director of NYSTAR of the New York Foundation for Science, Technology, and Innovation.
Assistant Professor of Mathematics Adom Giffin was asked to collaborate on a four-month project for the Cyber Fast Track Program sponsored by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Robert J. Schilling was named professor emeritus at Clarkson University's 121st Commencement. Schilling was honored for 36 years of exemplary service to the University.
Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science James F. Lynch was named professor emeritus at Clarkson University's 121st Commencement. Lynch was honored for 37 years of exemplary service to the University.
Associate Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Sandra Harris was named professor emerita at Clarkson University's 121st Commencement. Harris was honored for 36 years of exemplary service to the University.
Graduating senior Nicholas F. Marshall of Huntington, Vt., received the Levinus Clarkson Award during Clarkson University's 121st commencement ceremony.
Stephen T. Casper, an associate professor of history in Clarkson University's School of Arts & Sciences, was awarded the John W. Graham Jr. Faculty Research Award during the University's 121st commencement ceremony.
Brian T. Helenbrook, a professor of mechanical and aeronautical engineering in Clarkson University's Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering, was awarded the Distinguished Teaching Award during the University's 121st commencement ceremony.
Graduating senior Pinguang Yang of Brooklyn, N.Y. received the Frederica Clarkson Award during Clarkson University's 121st commencement ceremony.
Former U.S. Secretary of Energy and Nobel Laureate Steven Chu received an honorary doctor of science degree at Clarkson University's 121st Commencement.
Bridges to Prosperity CEO Avery Bang received an honorary doctor of science degree at Clarkson University's 121st Commencement.
More than 700 Clarkson University students from 29 states, 34 countries and 58 New York state counties were granted bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at the 121st commencement.
Graduate student Amir Enayati was recently awarded third place at the Advanced Energy 2014 conference for a poster presentation outlining his research on power system protection.
Grad student Kinga Stryszowska has been awarded the very first New York State Wetlands Forum Research Grant for her study of freshwater wetlands near Massena, N.Y., along the St. Lawrence River.
Clarkson's physical therapy students received the Volunteers of the Year award for their assistance at the Special Olympics New York North Country Region Annual Summer Games.
Prof. Philip Hopke is sharing his knowledge on managing air quality with Canadian colleagues at York University in Toronto, where he presented the 2014 Morris Katz Lecture in Environmental Research.
School of Business Professor Santosh Mahapatra has a reputation for tackling tough operational challenges. His pioneering research in logistics provides solutions to tough problems across the globe.
Over the last decade, the subject of bullying has become a topic of academic interest, as scientists and social scientists delve into the psychological and physiological effects for both the bullied and the bully.
The global engagement of the Clarkson University School of Business faculty through international research and teaching has multiple impacts -- all of them positive.
Environmental advocates push for regulation. Industry responds with caution, concerned about associated costs, while the public chooses sides. But research by Associate Professor of Economics Martin Heintzelman promises to diffuse some of that tension.
A Clarkson researcher is pioneering a new purification process that, if successful, could help millions of people without access to clean water quickly and efficiently purify water to make it safe for drinking and cooking.
A three-stone fire is the traditional way of heating food and water, but it also poses risks and other problems. Users can be burned or scalded. Smoke can't be controlled. The fires are inefficient and waste a lot of fuel. Clarkson's Phil Hoke explains why this matters now.
Clarkson's Smart Housing Project is the first of its kind in the nation to take an interdisciplinary look at how technology can change behavior around the daily use of water and power.
Research under way at Clarkson on possible configurations for green aircraft is resulting in designs that look a lot like nothing most people would imagine.
Four teachers, all nominated by Clarkson University seniors, have been honored as Clarkson University Inspirational High School Educators.
The Army ROTC Golden Knight Battalion at Clarkson University commissioned eight cadets into the U.S. Army at the annual spring commissioning.
Clarkson University Research Assistant Professor Alisa G. Woods of the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science will discuss her work at the ICare4Autism International Autism Conference.
Four students from Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Detachment 536 at Clarkson were recognized during the annual commissioning ceremony at Cheel Arena.
Clarkson University student Jenna Boss '15 sees a big problem in fashion marketing. The models are digitally slimmed down in images that are touched up.
Evgeny Katz, the Milton Kerker Chaired Professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science, has been awarded Clarkson's Lifetime Research Achievement Award.
Assistant Professor of Political Science Stephen Bird is co-editor of a book that examines social activist Howard Zinn's amazing legacy.
Clarkson University B-School Dean Speaks Before Hong Kong Educators & Offers Leadership Ideas for Service-based Economies
Business School Dean Dayle Smith spoke before Hong Kong educators and discussed connecting the service leadership model to global leadership roles and responsibilities.
President Tony Collins will deliver the keynote address at the Hoosac School Prize Day and Commencement on Saturday, June 7, in Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
For the second consecutive year, the Clarkson Inn has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award.
Clarkson grad student Armand Gatien Ngounou Wetie has won an Eastern Analytical Symposium Graduate Student Research Award for his study of autism spectrum disorders.
The shoreline of Stradbrook Island off the coast of Brisbane, Australia, is cleaner now thanks to 16 Clarkson University global business studies students.
Clarkson's hometown radio station, B99.3 FM WSNN and 1470 AM WPDM, will broadcast live Golden Knights Hockey this season.
Clarkson University Business School Professor Studies Humanitarian Group's Approach to Disaster Relief
Associate Professor of Operations & Information Systems Santosh Mahapatra is studying a humanitarian organization's approach to disaster relief.
Three Clarkson University professors are preparing to lead classes and conduct research in South Africa, Romania, and Slovenia this fall as recipients of prestigious Fulbright Scholar Awards.
Four Clarkson undergraduate students recently were honored for chemistry and biomolecular science presentations.
Clarkson University Professors' Research on Growing Spinal Discs Published in Prestigious Stem Cell Journal
Two professors made Clarkson history when their research on stem cells was published in a prestigious journal from Cell Press.
The START-UP NY Approval Board has unanimously approved Clarkson University's plan for a Start-Up NY designation.
"Voice of NASA's Mission to Mars" Steven Squyres to Speak at Clarkson University Alumni Reunion July 12
Researcher, astronomer and "voice of NASA's mission to Mars" Steven Squyres will speak at Clarkson as this year's Alumni Association Reunion Keynote Speaker.
Clarkson University Professor of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering Piergiovanni Marzocca spoke in the Netherlands in May on morphing technologies.
Prof. Evgeny Katz was invited to be the plenary speaker at the Electrochemical Society (ECS) Student Chapter Symposium at McGill University in Montreal.
A desire to help pets and pet owners has inspired Clarkson student Bryce Bandish '15 to turn a childhood invention into a new company.
Prof. Philip Hopke has been awarded the 2014 Chemometrics in Analytical Chemistry Chemometrics Lifetime Achievement Award.
Artem Melman, associate professor of chemistry & biomolecular science in the School of Arts & Sciences, has been granted tenure.
Thomas J. Burns, president and chief executive officer of ENSCO Inc., has been elected to the Clarkson University board of trustees.
Karel K. Czanderna '77, president, chief executive officer and director of Flexsteel Industries, Inc., has been elected to the Clarkson University Board of Trustees.
Thomas L. Kassouf, senior vice president of Snap-on Inc. and president of Snap-on Tools Group, has been elected to the Clarkson University board of trustees.
Kathryn Goldberg Receives Clarkson University Physical Therapy Scholarship in Memory of Melissa Walsh
The 2014 Melissa A. Walsh '03 '05 Memorial Endowed Scholarship has been awarded to second-year doctor of physical therapy student Kathryn Goldberg.
Clarkson students teamed up this spring to clear land behind the Potsdam Humane Society to make way for a new dog park.
Dana Barry, senior technical writer and editor at Clarkson's Center for Advanced Materials Processing, has won her 19th consecutive APEX Award for Publication Excellence.
S.N. Nyeck, assistant professor of political science, will deliver the Exploring Transfer summer commencement address at Vassar College on July 25.
Thomas F. Basso '74, Louis A. Dindo, '54 Ann Marie Lubert '89, and John Munter '62 have all been honored with the Golden Knight Award by their alma mater, Clarkson University.
Clarkson University Associate Professor Leslie Russek recently received the Dr. Marilyn Moffat Distinguished Service Award for her contributions to physical therapy education and research.
Jason R. Currie '94, Daegan A. Gonyer '09, Michael Sarafin '94, and Allison Piper Wall '94, have all received the Woodstock Award from their alma mater, Clarkson University.
Clarkson's Shipley Center for Innovation has pinpointed several of the locations to display the shingle for the new Innovation Hot Spot Program in Ogdensburg, Massena, Plattsburgh, Watertown, and Saranac Lake.
Clarkson University Student and Graduate Plan to Hike All 46 Adirondack High Peaks for Suicide Prevention
Kolby Ziemendorf '14, of Penfield, N.Y., and Catherine Zarnofsky '14, of Glenville, N.Y., plan to hike all 46 high peaks of New York's Adirondack mountains later this summer to represent the challenges of conquering depression and suicide.
The charter class of Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies has received a 100% pass rate on their Physician Assistant National Certification Exam
Clarkson will host its third annual Veterans Appreciation Day on August 9 continuing its long-running commitment to veterans.
Forbes magazine ranks Clarkson University in its top-50 list of "America's most entrepreneurial universities."
Clarkson University Trustee & Provost Review Department of Defense Grad Programs on National Committee
Clarkson Trustee Thomas J. Burns and Provost Chuck Thorpe recently served on a National Research Council committee, which reviewed STEM and management graduate study programs in the Department of Defense.
The Peace Corps has announced a new Master’s International partnership with Clarkson. It will offer students the opportunity to integrate Peace Corps service with a choice of master's degrees in civil engineering, and environmental science and engineering.
Clarkson University has again been named one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to the Princeton Review.
Clarkson University's S.N. Nyeck to Deliver Lectures in U.S. Virgin Islands on Government Outsourcing in Africa
S.N. Nyeck, assistant professor of political science, will deliver two lectures in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, on government outsourcing in Africa.
National Grid is partnering with Clarkson to help add resiliency and efficiency to New York's electricity grid by designing an underground microgrid in Potsdam.
Governor Cuomo recently signed legislation that will allow Clarkson to construct a new boathouse for its Crew Club Team on the Raquette River in the Village of Norwood, benefiting the village, the North Country region and the team.
Thirty-five undergrads are pursuing discovery-based innovations as CUPO (Community of Underrepresented Professional Opportunities) Summer Scholars at Clarkson.
Clarkson President Tony Collins has announced that the University is signing on to the "8 Keys to Veterans' Success," a voluntary initiative of the U.S. Department of Education. Collins made the announcement as the University hosted its third annual Veterans Appreciation Day.
Clarkson University Delivers 14th Global Supply Chain Management Executive Seminar to Corporate Professionals
Clarkson University's nationally ranked Global Supply Chain Management (GSCM) program presented its 14th annual Executive Seminar, delivering state-of-the-art education to corporate professionals.
Writer and actor Herman Koch will deliver the Van Sickle Endowed Lecture as Clarkson celebrates the start of the academic year with a convocation on Sunday, August 24, at 7 p.m. in Cheel.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor Maria Gracheva Receives CAREER Award from National Science Foundation
Assistant Professor Maria Gracheva, Clarkson University Department of Physics, has received a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to perform research on computational models of solid-state devices for biomolecular sensing and detection.
Clarkson University Clinical Assistant Professor Rebecca Martin received her American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists neurology specialist certification in June.
Duke University Professor Earl Dowell to Speak at Clarkson University on Future of Engineering Education
Duke University Prof. Earl H. Dowell will speak about "The Future of Engineering Education" on Sept. 5 as the 10th lecturer in Clarkson's New Horizons in Engineering Distinguished Lectureship series.
Aditi Upadhyay '14 of Birgunj, Nepal, recently received the IEEE PES Student Prize Paper Award in Honor of T. Burke Hayes for her paper on the quantification of stochastic wind power ramp.
New York State Senator Joseph A. Griffo recently visited Clarkson University to tour the most recent step in Clarkson's evolution of its Downtown Campus -- major renovations to the historic Old Main building.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck has been invited to speak at a pan-African consultative meeting on Human Sexuality, Religion and Equality in Durban, South Africa.
A feature-length film drama by two Clarkson professors, titled Nontraditional, will receive distribution after playing at festivals this spring.
Largest Ice Bucket Challenge Yet From Clarkson University Freshman Class After Challenge By President
More than 700 freshmen took part in the largest ALS Ice Bucket Challenge yet, after being challenged by President Tony Collins.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science Christina Xydias has been awarded an American Political Science Association research grant to support her project "Gender and Generations: the Distributional Consequences of Contestation Over Women's Interests."
School of Business Prof. Larry Compeau has been an expert witness and consultant in consumer pricing cases for nearly a quarter of a century.
David Reh '62 and his wife, Sue, have continued their generous support of Clarkson by providing a generous gift to name the "Reh Family Endowed Professorship in Entrepreneurial Leadership at Clarkson University."
John and Sondra Castle have donated to Clarkson two antique shovels and a drill that once belonged to Emilie Clarkson Moore, the niece of Thomas S. Clarkson, for whom the University is named.
Clarkson will present a webinar on “Blade Testing and Certification: First Steps Toward Reliable Products” on September 16, aimed at wind turbine manufacturers, industry and academic researchers, business executives, government policy makers, wind turbine project developers and stakeholders, insurance companies, and investors.
Qualcomm Incorporated has awarded Clarkson University a $15,000 grant to purchase a commercial grade 3D printer.
Clarkson University will build a new Crew Club Team boathouse on Norwood Lake after recently entering into a lease with the Village of Norwood.
An integrated design team from the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering at Clarkson University has been selected as a finalist in the 2014 American Society of Mechanical Engineers Undergraduate Design Project Competition in Rehabilitation and Assistive Devices.
Thanks to a partnership between pharmaceuticals executive and entrepreneur Fred Sexton '81 and Clarkson researcher Sitaraman Krishnan, athletes will benefit from an innovative drug delivery system that works with the body to improve the absorption of carbohydrates for maximum benefit and peak performance.
Rondalyn Whitney as been appointed director and founding chair of the proposed Occupational Therapy program and associate professor of occupational therapy.
Patrick Roche has been named vice president for development & alumni relations at Clarkson.
On Thursday, Sept. 11, the Clarkson campus community and members of the local community will gather at Clarkson's World Trade Center Memorial Sculpture for the annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony.
Meghan Duggan, a two-time Olympic silver-medalist and standout performer for USA Hockey, is returning to the collegiate ranks as a new assistant coach for the defending National Champion Women's Hockey team.
The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has granted $4.4 million to a consortium of 12 institutions of higher education to develop and promote teaching practices that help undergraduate engineering students reflect on their experiences.
Dana M. Barry, senior technical writer and editor at Clarkson's Center for Advanced Materials Processing, recently served as a visiting professor at the National Institute of Technology at Suzuka College in Japan.
Clarkson is again in tier one, the top tier of national universities in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 rankings of "Best Colleges."
Television star and electronics expert Grant Imahara will speak at Clarkson University at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 19, in the Alumni Gym.
Local scientists and university professors will again take to the stage this fall for the "Science Cafe."
Clarkson graduates have some of the highest salaries in the nation, according to the 2014-2015 College Salary Report from PayScale Inc.
Clarkson University Professor of Philosophy Bill Vitek, chair of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, will be a featured speaker at the Land Institute’s annual Prairie Festival in Salina, Kan.
Clarkson University Entrepreneurship Program Ranked in Top-15 by Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Magazine
Clarkson University's Entrepreneurship Program is again one of the top 15 in the nation, according to the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.
The Department of Physician Assistant (PA) Studies will hold an open house on Wednesday, October 8, from 3 to 7 p.m. in celebration of PA Week.
Clarkson University Grad Student Develops Agroforestry Project in Uganda to Offset Carbon Emissions, Create Jobs
Clarkson University graduate student Alex French developed an agroforestry project in Uganda with the goal of offsetting carbon emissions generated by University air travel.
Clarkson will host a session of NYS Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Citizen Emergency Preparedness Training Program on Sat., Sept. 27, at 10 a.m. in the Student Center.
Join Clarkson University Women's Hockey for NCAA Champion Banner Raising & Free Hockey Game vs. St. Lawrence U., October 4
Join NCAA DI Women's Hockey Champions the Clarkson Golden Knights as they raise their NCAA Champion banner on Sat., Oct 4, in Cheel Arena.
For the fifth consecutive year, Clarkson University has been designated a Military Friendly School.
While many Americans spent Labor Day Weekend relaxing, Clarkson University engineering student Abbie Sullivan '18 was swimming, biking and running her way to a triathlon bronze medal.
Joan Caruso has been appointed clinical assistant professor of physician assistant studies.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Digital Arts Alex Lee is exhibiting a new animation from now until Friday, Oct. 17, at Trinity Square Video in Toronto.
"Creativity: Generate New Ideas and Solve Problems Creatively!" will be presented by Dana M. Barry of Clarkson's Center for Advanced Materials Processing (CAMP) at the next Science Cafe on October 7 in Canton and October 8 in Potsdam.
Christopher K. Morris has been appointed assistant professor of anthropology.
Six Clarkson University students are working to commercialize Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) technologies this fall through the Commercialization Academy.
Pres. Tony Collins, Spence Professor of Sustainable Environmental Systems Susan Powers and Director of Facilities Ian Hazen are taking part in the Presidential Summit on Climate Leadership, where Collins will also speak.
School of Business Dean Dayle Smith was recently elected first vice president & program chair for the Northeast Business Deans Association.
Junaed Sattar has been appointed assistant professor of computer science.
New York Times Bestselling Author Regina Calcaterra will speak on October 8, in the Cheel Campus Center Barben Rooms.
Clarkson University Alumna to Deliver Egon Matijevic Lecture: Journey of Learning & Working, Oct. 15
Clarkson alumna Abeer Al Bawab, dean of scientific academic research at the University of Jordan, will deliver the third Egon Matijevic Lecture on October 15.
Clarkson University Professors Receive National Science Foundation Grant for Nano-Biosensing Research
The National Science Foundation Nano-Biosensing program has awarded a grant to a team of researchers for their work in nano-biosensing. Evgeny Katz, professor of chemistry and biomolecular science / Milton Kerker Chair in Colloid Science; Vladimir Privman, professor of physics / Robert A. Plane Endowed Chair; and collaborator Luis A. Martinez-Lemus, research investigator / associate professor in medical pharmacology at the University of Missouri comprise the research team.
Shantanu Sur has been appointed assistant professor of biology at Clarkson University.
Clarkson University Students Learn About Foreign Cultures, Languages Abroad Through Special ROTC Program
Seven Clarkson University students traveled around the world this summer through Army ROTC's Cultural Understanding and Language Proficiency programs.
The Hungry Heart film director Bess O'Brien is screening her internationally-acclaimed film about prescription and opiate drug abuse in Potsdam.
Gilberto Marquez Illescas has been appointed assistant professor of accounting at Clarkson University.
The Clarkson School, Clarkson University's early college entrance program, recently welcomed to campus another class of academically gifted high-school-age students.
Pres. Tony Collins was recognized by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and NYS Broadband Program Office Director David Salway for his efforts to help expand broadband in New York State and for his extraordinary broadband leadership.
Mohamed Mekhaimer has been appointed assistant professor of finance at Clarkson University.
Amir Mousavian has been appointed assistant professor of engineering & management at Clarkson University.
Linying "Jolynn" Zhou has been appointed assistant professor of accounting at Clarkson University.
Mahesh Banavar has been appointed assistant professor of electrical & computer engineering at Clarkson University.
A solar array nearing completion on 12 acres of land just outside of the Village of Potsdam will generate close to 10 percent of Clarkson's electricity needs upon completion.
Burak Kantarci Appointed Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Clarkson University
Burak Kantarci has been appointed assistant professor of electrical & computer engineering at Clarkson University.
Clarkson University Professor of Communication and Media Johndan Johnson-Eilola has written a new textbook for first-year composition students on adapting writing for new technology.
Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Art Bell will speak on the study habits of "Generation Z" at the Teaching Effectiveness Conference sponsored by the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley on November 1 at St. Lawrence University.
Melike Erol-Kantarci Appointed Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Clarkson University
Melike Erol-Kantarci has been appointed assistant professor of electrical & computer engineering at Clarkson University.
"What Do You Know When You Know a Language?" will be presented by St. Lawrence University Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy Jeffrey Maynes at the next Science Cafe on October 21 in Canton and on October 22 in Potsdam.
Mastorakos Appointed Assistant Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering at Clarkson University
Ioannis Mastorakos has been appointed assistant professor of mechanical & aeronautical engineering at Clarkson University.
Michalek Appointed Assistant Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering at Clarkson University
Arthur J. Michalek has been appointed assistant professor of mechanical & aeronautical engineering at Clarkson University.
Shunsuke Nakao has been appointed assistant professor of chemical & biomolecular engineering at Clarkson University.
Narutoshi Nakata has been appointed associate professor of civil & environmental engineering at Clarkson University.
Clarkson University chemical and biomolecular engineering student Maureen Hoen '16 has received a prestigious award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers for her academic achievement.
Wojtkiewicz Appointed Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering at Clarkson University
Steven Wojtkiewicz has been appointed associate professor of civil & environmental engineering at Clarkson University.
Clarkson University fraternities and sororities, along with other students, faculty and staff, are joining together in supporting the efforts of next week's National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Mario Wriedt recently conducted a workshop in Switzerland on how advanced materials can stop climate change.
Craig Holdrege, author, scientist and educator, will deliver his talk "Thinking Like a Plant" at Clarkson, October 30.
A series of events on Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 22 and 23, are scheduled to celebrate campus sustainability at Clarkson University. The events will highlight progress the Clarkson community is making to increase the sustainability of its culture, operations and education.
Clarkson University is inviting the community to come learn more about bioenergy on Friday, Oct. 31, in honor of this month's second annual National Bioenergy Day.
Hundreds of Food Items Collected for Helping Hands by Clarkson University Physician Assistant Students
Clarkson physician assistant students collected hundreds of food items last weekend during a drive to benefit the food pantry and soup kitchen at Helping Hands of Potsdam.
Representatives from Clarkson University are kicking off the New York STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Girls Collaborative with other women in STEM fields from across the state.
Autism: The Need for Early Identification and Treatment will be presented by Research Assistant Professor Alisa G. Woods at the next Science Cafe on Nov. 4 in Canton and on Nov. 5 in Potsdam.
Clarkson University engineering and management student Sarah Kellogg '18 is turning a project into a business with the help of the Young Entrepreneurs Program.
Clarkson University Undergraduate Students & Professors Co-Author Chapter on Bullying and Psychology
Aaliyah Gibbons '16, an interdisciplinary social sciences and biology student, and Alanna Wormwood '15, a history and psychology student, worked together to write a chapter for a forthcoming Nova Science Publishers book, Handbook on Bullying: Prevalence, Psychological Impacts and Intervention Strategies.
American Society for Mass Spectrometry Grants Travel Award to Clarkson University Doctoral Student Studying Breast Cancer
Clarkson University chemistry and biomolecular science doctoral student Roshanak Aslebagh recently received a travel award from the American Society for Mass Spectrometry.
McMaster University Professor Benson Honig will present "A Conversation on Social Entrepreneurship and Global Impact" on November 7.
"Visualizing Nanoscopic Worlds" will be presented by Assistant Professor of Physics Jan Scrimgeour at the next Science Cafe on November 18 in Canton and on November 19 in Potsdam.
Clarkson alumnus Martin Roesch '92, the founder and chief technology officer of Sourcefire, will deliver the keynote address of the Global Entrepreneurship Week celebration on November 17.
Nobel Laureate in Chemistry Ada Yonath will present the two lectures of Clarkson University's 20th Shipley Distinguished Lectureship, Nov. 20 & 21.
The Reh Center for Entrepreneurship at Clarkson University invites local high school groups and other prospective students to visit campus for Global Entrepreneurship Week at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 18.
The Reh Center for Entrepreneurship at Clarkson University invites the community to learn about business growth and intellectual property during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Listening to jazz music while putting can boost your performance on the putting green, according to new research by Asst. Prof. of Physical Therapy & Physician Assistant Studies Ali Boolani.
Clarkson University's Reh Center for Entrepreneurship has partnered with Global Entrepreneurship Week for a second year to bring a series of events to campus celebrating the lifecycle of a start-up business.
International Conference Nominates Paper Co-Authored by Clarkson University Professor for Best Paper Award
A paper co-authored by Clarkson University Associate Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Daqing Hou was nominated for the Best Paper Award at the 30th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution (ICSME 2014).
Clarkson University Student Entrepreneur Heads to United Nations for Inaugural Women's Entrepreneurship Day
Student entrepreneur Jamie Griffin has been selected as a Student Ambassador for the inaugural Women's Entrepreneurship Day at the United Nations on November 19.
Nearly 100 pounds of Clarkson Entrepreneur Coffee is fueling the ideas of the participants in the inaugural Women's Entrepreneurship Day at the United Nations.
Asst. Prof. of Literature Michael Garcia has published a book on autobiography and ethnicity. Autobiography in Black and Brown, offers a theory of autobiography, as well as of ethnic identity.
A paper co-authored by Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Mathematics Jie Sun has recently been published by a prestigious journal in physics and mathematics.
Clarkson's Project Challenge, a unique academic program for North Country high-school students, returns this winter with a choice of nine five-week courses.
Constance Morella, former U.S. congresswoman and ambassador to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, will speak at Clarkson University on Wednesday, Dec. 3.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Computer Science Yaoqing Liu recently led a National Science Foundation-sponsored panel on a virtual laboratory for networking in education and research.
An article co-authored by Clarkson University Professor of Physics and Robert A. Plane Endowed Chair Vladimir Privman recently made the front page of a leading journal of the American Chemical Society.
Clarkson University's Rondalyn V. Whitney OTR/L, FAOTA, has written a chapter for a new book on living with people who have disorders or illnesses considered "invisible disabilities."
Several faculty members were honored for their research achievements at the Excellence in Research Awards Reception.
Five Clarkson University students recently won funding for their Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) technologies at the Commercialization Academy Showcase & Pitch Event.
Clarkson University's James Peploski Fellows Speaker at Science Teachers Association of NYS Conference
Clarkson University's James Peploski was a fellows speaker and presenter at the Science Teachers Association of New York State conference in Rochester earlier this fall.
Hudson River Park Trust Names Clarkson University & Consortium Partners for New State-Of-The-Art Environmental Research Estuarium & River Discovery Center at Pier 26 in Manhattan
Clarkson has been selected to lead a consortium of partners in the development & operation of a world-class environment & education center on the banks of the Hudson River at Pier 26 in Manhattan.
Robots and their handlers invade Clarkson University for the annual FIRST Championship Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 13, and Sunday, Dec. 14.
The North Country Veterans Appreciation Committee has recognized Clarkson University for its continued support of the military and veterans in the North Country.
Graduate students will present their research on managing virtual computers, modeling luge sleds, cleaning up underwater oil well explosions and more on Wednesday, Dec. 17, at Clarkson University.
Clarkson University Selected as a Top School in Military Advanced Education's 2015 Guide to Colleges & Universities
Military Advanced Education has awarded Clarkson the designation of a Top School in its 2015 MAE Guide to Colleges & Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education.
Clarkson University electrical and computer engineering doctoral candidate David Illig recently was awarded second prize at a poster session for his research on improving underwater laser-radar systems.
Clarkson University Professor of Humanities Owen Brady was invited to speak on author Walter Mosley's work at the Langston Hughes Festival at the City College of New York earlier this fall.
Clarkson employees collected 820 non-perishable food items at their annual Holiday and Employee Years of Service Recognition Luncheon. The food is being distributed to those in need.
Clarkson University Students Present Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders, Doctoral Candidate Wins Award
A Clarkson University doctoral candidate has won an award for his research on autism spectrum disorders, and five other students presented their work at the Eastern Analytical Symposium in Somerset, N.J.
Clarkson University Research Team's Study of Relationship Between Frogs and Roads Named Editors' Choice
A study co-authored by Clarkson University researchers has been named Editors' Choice by a top journal of conservation science.
Longtime Clarkson employees were recently honored for their service to the University at the annual Holiday and Employee Years of Service Recognition Luncheon.
Clarkson University is seeking applications for its 2015 Young Innovators and Entrepreneurs Competition.