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Princeton Review: Clarkson University One of Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges in U.S. and CanadaAll NEWS 04-17-2014
Clarkson is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.
Clarkson has become a signatory of the American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment.
The New York State Library has awarded an Anna K. and Mary E. Cunningham Research Residency to Professor of Communication & Media Stephen Farina
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.
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.
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.
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 Ph.D. student Katie L. Poetz has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute fellowship for this summer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Another Clarkson University honors student has been awarded a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship and two other Clarkson students have received honorable mentions.
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.
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.
Clarkson University students brought home first place awards in this year's Free Enterprise Marathon held recently at SUNY Plattsburgh.
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.
"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.
Clarkson University and St. Lawrence University students are getting together to tackle questions of war and peace at a conference on March 28.
Biology Professor Michael Twiss has been appointed as a member of the Great Lakes Science Advisory Board's Research Coordination Committee.
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.
"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 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.
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.
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.
Associate Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science Kathleen Fowler has co-written a guide that will encourage math students and their teachers.
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.
Stephen J. Sauer has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of consumer & organizational behavior in the School of Business.
Stephen T. Casper has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of history in the School of Arts & Sciences.
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.
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.
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.
Communication & Media Professor Johndan Johnson-Eilola has earned a Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) Technical and Scientific Communication Award.
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.
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.
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
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 senior Daniel Galy has received a $2,000 Power and Energy Society Scholarship from the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
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 University researchers have converted several suites in its Woodstock Village apartments into "smart housing" that will provide real-time data on their energy usage.
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 has received a $25,000 grant from the J.M. McDonald Foundation to support laboratory upgrades in the Department of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering.
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.
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.
As USA Luge competes in Sochi, Clarkson University researchers are improving the sled for use in the next Winter Olympic Games.
Clarkson University Distinguished Research Professor of Engineering Liya Regel recently participated in two historical events in Washington, D.C.
AAUW-St. Lawrence County has honored Clarkson University's Ruth Baltus with the Agent of Change Award.