Clarkson Holds Annual Celebration & Recognition of Excellence Weekend

May 31, 2024

Each Spring, Clarkson University has a tradition of holding recognition and awards events that honor the outstanding achievements of faculty, staff and students. The Celebration & Recognition of Excellence Weekend (CREW) was held from Thursday, April 18 to Saturday, April 20.

A green pennant with Clarkson University's logo is displayed nestled into a green and yellow pom-pom

Events are held by various departments and groups across campus, with the opportunity for the Clarkson community to learn about and celebrate the historical significance of the weekend, and hear from a keynote speaker. Events held over the CREW weekend include STEM QuESTS Challenge, Research & Excellence Awards / Research & Projects Showcase (RAPS), Academic and Departmental Awards, University Recognition Day & Phalanx, and Diversity and Inclusion Awards and Banquet.

These celebrations culminate in a concluding set of ceremonies that bring together the entire Clarkson community. These ceremonies demonstrate why Clarkson matters. Friends, family, and supporters are welcome to attend.

For a complete list of those recognized over CREW weekend, visit

Clarkson University is a proven leader in technological education, research, innovation and sustainable economic development. With its main campus in Potsdam, N.Y., and additional graduate program and research facilities in the Capital Region and Hudson Valley, Clarkson faculty have a direct impact on more than 7,800 students annually through nationally recognized undergraduate and graduate STEM designated degrees in engineering, business, science and health professions; executive education, industry-relevant credentials and K-12 STEM programs. Alumni earn salaries among the top 2% in the nation: one in five already leads in the c-suite. To learn more go to
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