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- All NEWS 04-28-2017
Each year, Clarkson asks its seniors to nominate the educators who have significantly affected their lives and helped guide their higher education and career decisions. The educators will be honored on campus during Clarkson's commencement weekend ceremonies.
Gus Naughton of Tobyhanna, Pa., came to Clarkson University last fall as a first-year computer science student, and now, less than a year later, he has gained research experience, a co-op with Saab Sensis Corporation, and a full-time job offer as a software engineer at GE Digital.
Clinical Adjunct Instructor of Education Yanqing Sun drew upon both her Eastern heritage and Western experiences to write about parenting and child development.
Physical Therapy graduate student John LaRue has been selected to serve as a student delegate to the New York Physical Therapy Association's Delegate Assembly.
The Toothpick Bridge Competition culminated several weeks of engineering design activities in which students learned about civil engineering, load design efficiency and materials production.
Sustainable Energy & Buildings Education Workshops to Kick Off St. Lawrence County Home, Garden & Business Expo, April 27
Clarkson University, the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce and others have partnered to add a "Go Local, Go Green" theme this year to the ninth annual Home, Garden and Business Expo to encourage visitors to learn the value of sustainable construction and energy use to save money, their health and the environment.
Clarkson University Professor of Biology Michael Twiss has been re-appointed as a member of the Great Lakes Science Advisory Board's Research Coordination Committee of the International Joint Commission (IJC) for a three-year term.
Clarkson University Civil Engineering Students Host Public Meeting for Maple City Trail Expansion in Ogdensburg
The civil engineering senior design course at Clarkson simulates a full design cycle, bringing together all of the skills and learning throughout the students' previous curriculum. The idea of hosting a public meeting to gain input from the public at large was a unique addition, one requested by the students themselves.
Two seniors and a graduate have been awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Three other graduates received honorable mentions.
Clarkson University student teams celebrated six first-place and four second-place wins at the North Country Regional Business Plan Competition (NCRBPC) powered by AT&T held on campus last week.
A team of electrical & computer engineering students recently returned from the International Micro-Mechanism Contest in Japan, bringing home an award for the design of their robot and its custom actuator mechanism.
Two more Honors Program students have been awarded Goldwater Scholarships and two have received an honorable mention.
Clarkson University student Neale Van Stralen '18 is the recipient of the National Space Club & Foundation's 2017 Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Scholarship.
"Unmasking Parkinson's Disease" will be presented by Clarkson University Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy and Parkinson's Disease Foundation Faculty Scholar Rebecca Martin at the next Science Cafe.
Biology / pre-PT senior Stephanie Grobe is watching as a preliminary study confirms her suspicions about a risk senior citizens face from being mentally tired.
Canton-Potsdam Hospital, Potsdam Central School, Clarkson University, SUNY Potsdam Hockey Games Raise More Than $1,800 for Local Charity
Two charity hockey games held at Clarkson University's Cheel Arena raised $1,833 for the Potsdam Educational Opportunities Fund (PEOF), last month.
Jennifer Stokes has been named the Employee of the Month for April at Clarkson University.
School of Business juniors Madison Shea & Aady Balasubramanian teamed up to write a research paper that has been accepted for publication and earned them an invitation to a conference.
Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences Peter Turner has been included in a chapter section of the book The Best Writing on Mathematics 2016.
Clarkson University Professor / GE Chair in Oil and Gas Systems David Mitlin has been elected to the New York Battery & Energy Storage Technology Consortium (NY-BEST) board of directors.
Northwestern University Prof. Jan D. Achenbach, CyPhy Works CTO & Founder Helen Greiner, GE Chairman & CEO Jeffrey R. Immelt, and Ravenwood Golf Club Managing Partner David Reh '62 will be awarded honorary degrees, this spring.
Schenectady's New York BizLab & Clarkson University Develop Monthly Lunchtime Entrepreneurship Series in Capital Region
New York BizLab has teamed up with Clarkson University for the new Lunchtime Entrepreneurship Series starting this month in the Capital Region.
Clarkson University's historic Damon Hall will be the future location for several local manufacturing businesses and start-up companies in Potsdam, N.Y., and the North Country.
'From Molecules to Medicine: How Drug Design Inspires Chemical Innovation' at Next Clarkson University Science Cafe
"From Molecules to Medicine: How Drug Design Inspires Chemical Innovation" will be presented by St. Lawrence University Assistant Professor of Chemistry Samuel Tartakoff at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe.
The community is invited to celebrate the Clarkson University Women's Hockey 2017 NCAA National Championship win with the team on Tuesday, March 28.
Clarkson University Reh Center for Entrepreneurship to Honor North Country Entrepreneurs at Dinner, April 6
The Reh Center for Entrepreneurship at Clarkson University will host its seventh annual recognition dinner on Thursday, April 6.
Clarkson University has joined the OpenPOWER Foundation, an open development community based on the POWER microprocessor architecture.
New Foreign Language Teaching Certification for Elementary Schools Available at Clarkson University Capital Region Campus, This Summer
A new foreign language teaching certification for grades 1-6 will be available at the Clarkson University Capital Region Campus in Schenectady, N.Y., this summer.
Groups Meet at Clarkson University to Discuss How to Improve Algonquin to Adirondacks Conservation Corridor
A meeting of conservation groups was held at Clarkson University last month to discuss the Algonquin to Adirondacks Collaborative (A2A) conservation corridor.
The ability to characterize, monitor and control bacterial growth and biofilm formation is central to many applications. The U.S. National Academy of Sciences has awarded Clarkson University Professor and Egon Matijevic Chair of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science Silvana Andreescu an Arab-American Frontiers Fellowship to study how biofilm forms in a microbial community.
Research being conducted at Clarkson University can help scientists better understand what happens when bacteria break down nicotine. Marius Mihasan, a research scholar in Associate Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Costel C. Darie's Biochemistry & Proteomics lab, is visiting campus for six months as part of the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program.
U.S. Air Force Gen. Ellen M. Pawlikowski will speak on The Future of Airpower on March 27 as part of the New Horizons in Engineering Distinguished Lectureship Series.
The Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities in New York (CICU) has selected Clarkson University biology student Adetutu "Tutu" Olowu '17 of Staten Island, N.Y., for a 2017 Independent Sector Community Service Award for her work as a community service leader and ambassador for higher education.
Jai Lindsey has been named the Employee of the Month for March at Clarkson University. Lindsey, a grounds supervisor, has been honored for his commitment to service excellence in his role.
Jiayin Yuan has been appointed associate professor of chemistry & biomolecular science.
David Heacock '83 has been elected to the University's Board of Trustees.
Clarkson researcher Ali Boolani recently completed a study that explores the powers of cocoa and caffeine.
"What Is Mathematical Biology and Why Is It Useful?" will be presented by Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Mathematics Diana White at the next Science Cafe.
Clarkson University Physical Therapy Students Hold Injury Prevention Workshop for SUNY Potsdam Dancers
Like any professional athlete, dancers are at risk of developing unique injuries from physically demanding performances. That's why Clarkson University Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) students have teamed up with SUNY Potsdam's Department of Theatre & Dance this semester to help dancers learn to prevent small injuries from becoming bigger problems.
Clarkson University Prof to Present Research on Women in Conservative Political Parties at International Conferences
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Political Science Christina Xydias has been invited to speak at the Alexander von Humboldt Colloquium "Global Research in the 21st Century: Perspectives of the U.S. Humboldt Network" in March in Washington, D.C.
Eight Army ROTC cadets have been chosen by a national board to participate in highly competitive and prestigious summer internship programs.
The Potsdam Chamber of Commerce has elected Clarkson University Associate Director of News & Digital Content Services Annie Harrison to its board of directors.
Hack Potsdam invites students, faculty and alumni to come together to share ideas, build projects and work collaboratively as a team. It is hosted by the Clarkson Open Source Institute (COSI) and SUNY Potsdam's Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Jie Li has received a CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Clarkson University Associate Professor of Communication & Media Jason Schmitt has received a grant from the Open Society Foundation in Budapest, Hungary, to produce and direct a documentary on open access, "Paywall: The Business of Scholarship."
Prof. of Mathematics Kathleen Kavanagh has been selected to represent the American Mathematical Society by presenting her research on modeling and optimization for sustainable agriculture on Capitol Hill in May.
Asst. Prof. of Biology Andrew David created a student-centered course that shows a glimpse of the future of biology education.
Clarkson, the New York Power Authority, St. Lawrence Country Industrial Development Agency and the Small Business Development Center at SUNY Canton will co-sponsor a St. Lawrence County Business Resource Mixer on March 2.
Research by Assoc. Prof. of Physical Therapy George Fulk and his colleagues is pointing the way to recovery for people who are relearning how to walk.