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#CLARKSONJOURNEY Contest Students, alumni, faculty and staff: take Clarkson on the road and win! Submit current or past photos of yourselves in front of a cool spot, either in your hometown or on vacation, to #clarksonjourney on Twitter and Instagram, or post them onto our Facebook wall. You must be wearing some type of Clarkson apparel in the photo!
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Nathan Cote 11 at the summit of Mount Washington, N.H.
Casey Abraham '17 took these pictures of her father representing Clarkson in the Swiss Alps!
Becky Jansehgo 15 with Amanda Borok 15 in Sackets Harbor, NY
Andrew Pucci 07 sported Clarkson gear while skydiving at Canton airports in Alliance, Ohio
Lindsey Hoffman '07 Acadia National Park, Maine
Carlos Mesquita 11 took this photo of Craig Buell 12 draped in Clarkson apparel in Boston.
Kristin Pugh Via '01 On Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska
Christina Duong '17 sending her greetings from Disneyland in Anaheim, Ca.
Colin Weidner '14 Standing at 9,200 ft. elevation on top of Mt. Lemon overlooking Tuscon, Az.
David Jones 11 at the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, Ca.
Crecent Islam 13 and Ryan Yen (CU '16) recently rode their bikes on Cape Cod, Mass.
Jason Holmes, Class '06 on top of Japan's Mt. Fuji!
Rob Overton '90 wearing a beard of bees in a Oliverbridge, NY bee yard.
Jen McKinney, a student in Clarkson's Physician Assistant program, at Pink's in Los Angeles
Nathan Cote 11 at the Hoover Dam, Nevada
Colby Sortevik '11 serving in Afghanistan!
David Jones 11 on top of the Empire State Building in Clarkson gear.
Kyle Snyder '08 on top of Elk Mountain in Washington's Olympic National Park!
Michael Valentine '85 ECE, Okc Riversport Masters Kayak Team member at the Devon Boathouse. The Oklahoma River racecourse is the only lighted venue for flat water sprint canoe and kayaking in the world!
Matt Bunal 13 in Tioga Center, NY
Doug Parsons '87 Biking on the trails around Little Massabesic Lake outside beautiful Manchester, NH!
Amanda Rankin 11 at the Houston, Texas MEPS (military entrance processing station). Her next Clarkson journey will be as a member of the Texas Air National Guard!
Anne Rice 96 snapped this photo of her children Nicholas and Hayden Rice in Aiea, Hawaii where they live. If you look between them you can see the Arizona Memorial and the USS Missouri and beyond them the Pacific Ocean
Jessica Draper 15 on top of Mount Washington, New Hampshire
Hillary Williams (nee Lockwood) 09 Summer of 2006 - representing the Clarkson University Volleyball team at one of the glaciers in Norway.
Kara DiNatale '14 in front of the S.S. Ticonderoga, the last side-wheel vertical beam steam boat in the world, which is now docked on land at the Shelburne Museum in Vermont.
Kevin Lobdell 06 Seven Clarkson students and 7 Clarkson alums that were taken at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, after the closing session of Sigma Chi's Balfour Leadership Training Workshop.
John Sherry 16 at Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Kelly Chezum '04 Clarksons vice of marketing and external relations, whitewater rafting during the recent ADK challenge in Indian Lake.
Joshua Blauvelt '02 and Erin ODriscoll Blauvelt 04 with Denali (Mount McKinley) in the clouded background.
Kelly Bauch 13 took this picture with her friends on top of New Yorks Azure Mountain.
David Jones 11 at the Hoover Dam, Nevada
Morgan Ellingham 15 at Alexandria Bay, Thousand Islands, NY
Alicia Cabrera 15 At Black Bear Mountain near Inlet, N.Y.
Laura Mandell snapped this photo of current and future Clarkson alumni at the Southern California freshmen sendoff picnic in Pasadena!
Shea Evans 16 (DPT) wearing Clarkson while fishing in Alaskas Kenai River
Nathan Cote 11 at Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming
Jared Smith '13 University of Newcastle in Newcastle, Austaralia
Jen McKinney, a student in Clarkson's Physician Assistant program, in Hollywood, Ca
Susan Verra '17 submitted this photo from Lake George
Amy Castranova '04 represented Clarkson while skydiving in New Zealand!
Jim Putnam 07 Manukan Island, Borneo, Malaysia. I've been working in Asia for the past three years, mostly between Malaysia and South Korea.
Nate Hurwitz '17 was rocking Clarkson shorts in his summit of 5,000 ft. Mount Liberty, NH earlier this summer!
Kristian Brown 15 on top of Mount Washington
Michael Griffin Chicago, IL lat
Evan Williams 09 snapped this photo while he was studying abroad with his future wife, Hillary, in New Zealand in 2008
Ashley Dehond 15 and Trevor Blackwell 15 make the CU sign. They are interning for GE aviation in Cincinnati, Ohio this summer.
Claire Berrigan '16 (TCS '13) Clarkson University Potsdam, NY
Jessica Burl '15 at a Buffalo Sabres/ Ottawa Senators Game at Ottawa Civic Center Arena! (The Sabres won)
CU Doctors without Borders Bayley LeCours Alycia Short Hikari Mamata,Zachary Towne and Tyler Hitchman members of Clarkson's Doctors Without Borders Group, atop Machu Piccchu during a Medical Humanitarian Initiative Trip in 2013!
Alumna Karyn Smith Graves NHL Draft Party at the Xcel Center in Minnesota
Daniel J. Horn '15 on a #ClarksonJourney at Williamsburg, Va
Cindy Stempel Janke '85 during a visit to a hydro facility in Fort Peck, Montana!
Sarah French '09 on vacation in Alma, New Brunswick, Canada, right outside Fundy National Park on the Bay of Fundy.
Evan Williams '09 on top of giant Mountain in the Adirondacks.
Ethan Ross-Hixson '17 with a parrot on top of his head in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.
Emily DeBruin 17 At the summit of Jay Peak, Vermont
Scott Adams '87 on vacation in Park City, Utah.
Becky Jansehgo 15 (left) in Hooskett, NH
Monica George 16 in front of Big Ben, London
Ethan Ross-Hixson '17 in Keene Valley, NY
Shravanthi Manikonda, M.S Mechanical 2005 celebrating the Indian festival of Holi (Festival of Colors) in a Clarkson hoodie
Bob Pelletier 13 on the hunt in Scarborough, Maine
Alyssa Schabel '15 Great Wall of China near Beijing, China
Blaise Barra '15 Wellsboro, PA
Scott Germain 87 Father and Son graduates: Raymond Germain 58 and Scott Germain 87- Willsboro Bay, Lake Champlain, NY
Alumna Karyn Smith Graves Disney World
Kirstie Nicol 12 was recently in Grand Tetons National Park in Wyoming!
Colin Lennon 15 at the L.L. Bean store in Freeport, Maine
Ryan DaRin 17 right, met Emily Fountain 17 while he was vacationing on Nantucket this summer! They worked together to submit this photo.
Graduate students Kyle Monahan and Cody Sargood at a ceramic water filtration factory in Kumi, Uganda. They toured the SPOUTS of Water filter production facility in early June for their research here at Clarkson and had a great time!
Jonathan Fearer 14 studied abroad in Luleε, Sweden last spring; he posed for a photo with the Luleε Foreign Hockey Legion, including students from Sweden, Spain, Germany, and France!
Alumna Karyn Smith Graves Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, Colorado