Event Information

2021 CREW: Friday, April 23 and Saturday, April 24

2017 RAPS Poasters

Previous years' highlights of CREW include:

  • The Shipley Distinguished Lectureship at Clarkson University is sponsored by the Shipley Family Foundation, which promotes scholarly achievement at Clarkson through idea exchange and active learning, and allows undergraduate and graduate students to meet the most prestigious speakers from all over the world. Of the 24 Shipley lecturers to date, nine have been Nobel Laureates.
  • The President's Challenge Showcase is the culmination of the annual President's Challenge project. Teams display their projects and the teams selected as finalists pitch their ideas to a panel of experts. A variety of awards are presented to the participating teams at this event. 
  • The Research and Project Showcase (RAPS), a research competition which combines undergraduate and graduate research poster presentations, oral presentations, and group projects
  • RAPS and Faculty Recognition of Excellence Awards, which recognize the best research presentations from RAPS and honors esteemed faculty who have received patents and research grants in the academic year
  • University Recognition Day, an annual ceremony that recognizes undergraduate, graduate students and faculty receiving University & Phalanx awards..
  • Phalanx Awards where students, faculty and staff are presented leadership awards and inducted into Phalanx, Clarkson's highest honor society.
  • University Recognition Awards that recognizes undergraduate, graduate students, faculty and staff in several departments across campus who have excelled academically during the year. 

CREW Registration and Schedule

Registration is free for Recognition of Excellence Weekend. There are charges for some meal activities, to be paid at the door.

Registration and schedule coming Spring 2021

Want to Be a Judge or Session Chair?

RAPS Judging

If you are an alumnus/alumna interested in hands-on participation through judging at the Research and Project Showcase, please contact Annie Helfgott, Associate Director of Student Affairs & Alumni Relations, at ahelfgot@clarkson.edu