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Princeton Review: Clarkson University One of Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges in U.S. and CanadaInstitute for a Sustainable Environment 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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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 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.