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Clarkson Clubs | Local Places of Worship | Additional Resources | Related Coursework 

Clarkson University Clubs and Organizations

  • Hillel ClubThe Hillel Club provides Jewish students enhanced collegiate experience by blending their culture with the community at Clarkson University. Website:

  • InterVarsity Christian FellowshipA community of believers who are growing together in their love of and relationship with Christ Jesus and each other while at the same time expressing the outpouring of this love by serving those around them. Website:
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  • Newman ClubThe Newman Club is a Catholic student organization that seeks to build a Christ-centered community among the students of Clarkson University and SUNY Potsdam through worship, social activities and community service.  The club is not attendance based, so you can choose how active a member you want to be. Activities include: Ride share to Mass, fellowship dinners, retreats, movie nights, student Adoration, Bible study, outings, concerts, Theology on Tap, prayer groups, and community service (including a spring break service trip). Contact:  Campus Minister, Steven Young, (315) 265-9680. Email: Website: Facebook:

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Local Places of Worship

  • Beth-El Congregation Jewish Synagogue
    81 Market
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    Services: Friday evenings at 7:00

  • Christian Fellowship Center
    3662 County Route 14
    Madrid, NY 13660-0005
    Services: Sundays from 10:30-12:15pm

  • Community Christian Church
    Allen Falls Rd
    Potsdam, NY 13676  

  • New Hope Community Church
    33 Grant Street
    Potsdam, NY 13676

    Services: Sundays at 10:30am

  • North Country Community Church
    PO Box 483 
    Norfolk NY 13667
    Services: Sundays at 10:00am

  • Potsdam Church of the Nazarene
    101 Pierrepont Avenue
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    Services: Sundays at 8:30am and 11:00am 

  • St. Lawrence Valley Friends Meeting
    P.O. Box 292
    Canton, NY 13617
    Services: Sundays at 4:00pm at the First Baptist Church

  • St. Mary's Church
    17 Lawrance Av
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    Services: Saturdays at 4:00 p.m.; Sundays at 11:00 a.m., & Latin Mass at 12:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Episcopal Church
    Fall Island
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    Services: Sundays at 10:30am

  • United Methodist Church
    26 Main
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    Services: Sundays at 10:30am

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Additional Resources

Potsdam Ministerial Association
Clarkson University Counseling Center

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Related Coursework

World Religions and Contemporary Issues (PHIL 310)
Contemporary Moral Issues (PHIL 240)

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If you are interested in creating a religious or spiritual student organization, visit the CUSA Suite located in the Student Center.