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Clarkson University Psychology Prof Invited to Present Research at International Conference on Motivating StudentsSchool of Arts & Sciences NEWS 02-04-2016
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Psychology Lisa Legault has been invited to present her research on motivating students at the Learning & the Brain educational conference in San Francisco, this month.
Clarkson University has officially opened its new Capital Region Campus in Schenectady, N.Y., which will serve as a recruiting hub for graduate and professional degree program admissions at all of the institution’s operations in New York State and online.
Clarkson University Researchers Publish Article in Highly Rated Bio-Math Journal on Controlling Invasive Species Population Growth
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Mathematics Rana Parshad and his Ph.D. student Emmanul Quansah of Ghana are studying how a mathematical model can be used to create "safe zones" for native species and control the population growth of invasive species.
Clarkson University Prof Receives $110,000 Grant from American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Mario Wriedt has been awarded a $110,000 grant from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund (ACS PRF) for his research on metal-organic frameworks.
Electric vehicles, robotic arms and a host of science-oriented high school students will soon converge on Clarkson University for the Adirondack Regional Science Olympiad on Saturday, Jan. 30.
Graduate student Saira Bakshi works with particles that are smaller than the width of a hair in hopes of achieving a big reward -- earlier detection of cancer cells.
Clarkson University Prof Presents Research on How Technology Can Help New Science Teachers Learn How to Teach
Research shows that when student teachers practice their lessons in front of peers or friends, the feedback they receive may be biased. Clarkson University Assistant Professor of STEM Education Seema Rivera says digital learning environments can help these preservice teachers develop their teaching skills.
Clarkson University's Physician Assistant Program is hosting its third annual Teddy Bear Toss on Saturday, Jan. 30, to benefit child patients at local hospitals.
Nenad Ban, head of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biophysics at the ETH Zurich (the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) will present the lectures of the Shipley Distinguished Lectureship, February 1 and 2.
Clarkson University's S.N. Nyeck Receives Grant for Project on Religious Entrepreneurship in Age of Sexual Rights in Africa
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck has been awarded a two-year research grant for her project "Religious Entrepreneurship in the Age of Sexual Rights: An Inquiry into the Dynamics of Resilient Innovation and Competition in Kenya."
Annegret Staiger, an associate professor of anthropology, recently spoke at the University of Wyoming in Laramie during a series of talks on "25 Years of German Unity."
Local university professors will once again take to the stage starting Feb. 16 for the "Science Café."
Dr. Ellen Fox, a professor of bioethics, will lead the new Center for Ethics in Health Care at Altarum Institute.
Clarkson University Selected as a Top School in Military Advanced Education's 2016 Guide to Colleges & Universities
Military Advanced Education & Transition has awarded Clarkson the designation of a Top School in its 2016 Guide to Colleges & Universities.
Clarkson University Professor Invited to Speak on the Fate of Marine Organisms in a Warmer Ocean at Prestigious Biology Conference
A Clarkson University professor has been invited to speak on how climate change will affect survival and dispersal of marine parasites, at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology (SICB) annual meeting.
Clarkson University Professor Leads Panel Discussion on Virtual Laboratory Sponsored by the National Science Foundation
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Computer Science Yaoqing Liu led a National Science Foundation-sponsored education panel on a virtual laboratory for networking in education and research in November.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck is speaking in Senegal on public procurement reform & gender equality in Africa.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Computer Science Yaoqing Liu and four students received travel awards from the North American Network Operators Group (NANOG) College Immersion Program to attend the 65th annual meeting.
Clarkson University's Project Challenge, a unique academic program for North Country high-school students, returns this winter with a choice of 10 five-week courses.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Communication & Media Alex Lee was selected to do a residency at the Institute for Electronic Arts (IEA) at Alfred University in November.
Clarkson University Professor Completes Famous Developmental Biologist's Gene Regulatory Networks Course
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Biology Cintia F. Hongay has graduated from the two-week intensive course on gene regulatory networks at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole, Mass.
Clarkson University Professor's Documentary Film About Underground Railroad to be Screened at New York History Conference
The Trial of Horatio Hough, a film by Professor of Communication & Media Stephen Farina, will be screened at the Underground Railroad Public History Conference.
Clarkson University biomolecular science student Megan Borland '16, of Lake Placid, N.Y., traveled to Germany earlier this year to research Alzheimer's disease.
Christian, Hindu, Islamic, Jewish, Traditional Mohawk and Unitarian Universalist leaders will speak on "Environmental Stewardship & Faith" from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 3, at Clarkson University.
A Clarkson University research team has published a paper in a premier environmental sciences and engineering journal about a new technology for measuring bisphenol A (BPA) contamination in the indoor environment.