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Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Physics Jan Scrimgeour has helped write the Optical Society's new educational poster series in celebration of the 2015 International Year of Light.
College Goal NY, a program that helps students and families who need assistance in completing financial aid forms, will be held at Clarkson's Bertrand H. Snell Hall on Saturday, January 31, from 9 a.m.-noon.
The Association of Environmental Engineering & Science Professors Distinguished Lecturer Bruce E. Logan will speak at Clarkson University on microbial fuel cell technologies.
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Clarkson University's online MBA program as one of the top-40 in the nation.
Local scientists and professors will again take to the stage starting February 17 for the "Science Cafe."
Clarkson University's Lisa Tebo says the field of occupational therapy provides a wealth of innovative and rewarding career opportunities for students.
Clarkson University-Malone Central School District After-School STEM Partnership Combines Education and Fun
High school students built model roller coasters out of repurposed items during the first challenge of the Clarkson University-Malone Central School District After-School STEM Partnership.
Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Thomas M. Holsen has been named the Jean S. Newell Distinguished Professor of Engineering.
Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering Brian T. Helenbrook has been named the Paynter-Krigman Professor in Engineering Science Simulation.
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Stephanie A. Schuckers has been named the Paynter-Krigman Professor in Engineering Science.
Distinguished University Professor & CAMP Director S.V. Babu has received his 30th patent, "Abrasive compositions for chemical mechanical polishing and methods for using same."
Clarkson University's Physician Assistant Program is hosting its second annual Teddy Bear Toss on Saturday, Feb. 7, to benefit child patients at local hospitals.
An economic analysis reports that Clarkson provided an economic impact of more than $327 million to the North Country regional economy.
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) began a new activity group on education in January with help from Clarkson University Dean of School of Arts and Sciences Peter Turner.
Clarkson University's Construction Engineering Management (CEM) program has awarded the 2014-15 Ruston Paving Scholarship to a civil engineering student.
The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology has granted a travel award to Clarkson University chemistry doctoral student Kelly Wormwood for her research on neurodevelopmental disorders.
The first publication out of a collaboration between Clarkson University and the Trudeau Institute aims to improve the fight against bacterial infections through immunoengineering.
The United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship has named Clarkson University the "National Model Undergraduate Program in Entrepreneurship Education" for 2015.
Marco Satyro has been appointed professor of chemical engineering at Clarkson University.
Alumnus Erik Backus has been named the new director of the Construction Engineering Management Program in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Clarkson University and SUNY Canton are researching renewable wood heating systems that would improve energy efficiency in New York State.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck is joining an international group of scholars in Denmark to speak about colonial government outsourcing practices in Africa.
A spit test may one day be able to diagnose autism according to researchers at Clarkson University and the State University of New York at Plattsburgh.
"Designing Nanobiomaterials for Cancer Therapeutic Delivery" will be presented by Asst. Prof. of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science He Dong at the next Science Cafe, Feb. 17 in Canton and Feb. 18 in Potsdam.
Clarkson's new GE Chair in Oil & Gas Systems is finding new ways to store energy using everyday materials that don't necessarily come to mind when one thinks of a "battery."
MBA students at Clarkson University are studying the economic impact of the Winter Carnival in the nearby Village of Saranac Lake, N.Y.
Former Civil & Environmental Engineering faculty member James Edzwald and his wife, Joan, have provided a generous gift to create the James K. Edzwald Professorship in Environmental Engineering.
Clarkson University Faculty & Staff and Canton-Potsdam Hospital Staff to Face Off in Charity Hockey Game
A team of Clarkson University faculty and staff will play hockey against a team of Canton-Potsdam Hospital staff to benefit the Potsdam Educational Opportunities Fund.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science Christina Xydias has been awarded a Carrie Chapman Catt Prize by the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics at Iowa State University.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck has been invited to speak at the conference "The State of the Art of Sexuality Research in Africa" in Kenya.
Clarkson Trudeau Biomedical Scholars Program Students Research History of Public Health at First U.S. Tuberculosis Lab
Clarkson University students in the Clarkson Trudeau Biomedical Scholars Program are learning about the history of public health at the first lab built for tuberculosis research in the United States.
Abdul Jerri, professor emeritus in the Division of Mathematics and Computer Science, has donated free access to Sampling Theory in Signal and Image Processing – An International Journal to the Clarkson University Libraries.
Clarkson has entered into a partnership with the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority to test and monitor the Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge.
The School of Business has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International -- the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Clarkson will be an academic partner for the RemTEC Summit, a conference focused on the remediation and restoration of contaminated sites.
Three McNair Scholars at Clarkson University will present their psychology research on bullying and memory at an international conference.
Researchers at Clarkson University have published a paper on a new strategy that could improve the design of hydrogen storage systems.
Clarkson University and Canton-Potsdam Hospital faculty and staff raised $1,163 for the Potsdam Educational Opportunities Fund at a recent charity hockey game.
"Are Mosquitoes More Attracted to Beer Drinkers?" will be presented by St. Lawrence University Professors of Mathematics Patti Frazer Lock & Robin Lock at the next Science Cafe on March 10 in Canton and March 11 in Potsdam.
Clarkson University collected 363 stuffed animals at its second annual Teddy Bear Toss to benefit child patients at local hospitals.
Clarkson University has committed $5 million of its endowment as an initial investment in a social responsibility fund.
Clarkson University undergraduate student Bryce Bandish recently finished in the top 10 at the Russ Berrie Institute National Sales Challenge.
Ajit Achuthan has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of mechanical & aeronautical engineering.
Stephen Bird has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of political science.
Maria Gracheva has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of physics.
Andreas Wilke has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of psychology.
Lei Wu has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of electrical & computer engineering.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy Rebecca Martin is welcoming individuals and loved ones of individuals with Parkinson's disease to a series of support group meetings at noon on the third Monday of each month.
Clarkson University & Union Graduate College have announced their intent to pursue a mutually exclusive discussion to explore a merger of graduate programs.
University Bookstore of Clarkson University Celebrates Dr. Seuss's Birthday with Reading Event March 7
Clarkson University's University Bookstore is hosting a Read Across America event on Saturday, March 7, in honor of Dr. Seuss's birthday.
The Consortium for International Management, Policy and Development has invited Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck to teach a master class during its tenth international conference in Zambia in June
Clarkson University's new Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) program has been approved by the New York State Education Department. The program has also been granted candidacy status by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education.
Clarkson University's Terri Joyce Earns Certificate for Added Qualifications in Hospitalist Medicine
Terri Joyce, director of clinical education for Clarkson University's Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program, was recently awarded a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hospitalist Medicine.
Clarkson is again featured in the latest edition of Best Graduate Schools by U.S. News Media Group.
"Stopping Global Warming with Advanced Porous Materials" will be presented by Asst. Prof. of Chemistry Mario Wriedt at the next Science Cafe on March 24 in Canton and March 25 in Potsdam.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck is taking part in the activities of the U.N. Commission on the Status of Women in New York City.
Clarkson University's Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering will host a teaching and learning workshop March 27 about reflection in engineering education.
Christine Ehlig-Economides, the William C. Miller Endowed Chair Professor of Petroleum Engineering at the University of Houston, will speak on the likely role of unconventional resources in the future.
Hockey Canada Chairman of the Board Joe Drago '63 will be awarded an honorary doctor of science degree at Clarkson's 122nd commencement on May 9.
Clarkson University Invites Entrepreneurial High School & College Students to Present at Regional Business Plan Competition April 11
Entrepreneurial high school and college students are invited to present at the third annual North Country Regional Business Plan Competition at Clarkson University on Saturday, April 11.
Clarkson University is hosting a variety of exciting sports camps throughout the summer for children and teens.
Clarkson University is hosting a variety of riveting academic camps throughout the summer for children and teens.
Clarkson University's new Bridges to Prosperity chapter has designed a bridge that will be constructed in Las Lagunas, Nicaragua, this summer.
The Architecture of Madness: The St. Lawrence State Hospital at Next Clarkson University Science Cafe
"The Architecture of Madness: The St. Lawrence State Hospital" will be presented by SUNY Potsdam Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology Jennifer L. Campbell at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe.
A team of Clarkson University MBA students won second place in a supply chain management case competition at the 2015 Association for Operations Management (APICS) Northeast District Conference.
Clarkson University's Reh Center for Entrepreneurship to Honor North Country Entrepreneurs at Annual Dinner
The Reh Center for Entrepreneurship at Clarkson University will host its fifth annual recognition dinner on Friday, April 10.
Clarkson University Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Shane Rogers and students are studying the possible links between reported hauntings and indoor air quality.
Peter Wargo '90 and his wife, Chandra, have made a generous gift of audio production equipment to the University.
The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the Clarkson University Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Clarkson University.
Professor of Communication and Media Johndan Johnson-Eilola was a panelist for several sessions at the 2015 Conference on College Composition and Communication.
Clarkson University Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) students are encouraging children at Lawrence Avenue Elementary School to develop a love of reading from an early age.
Clarkson University's Department of Humanities and Social Sciences will host its seventh annual Humanities & Social Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference on April 10.
A team of 14 Clarkson University students dedicated their spring break to improving a community by volunteering for Habitat for Humanity in Buffalo, N.Y.
To continue the mission of accelerating the commercialization of discovery-driven Clarkson innovations into the marketplace, Clarkson and Protoscale Inc. have entered into a collaboration agreement.
Clarkson University doctoral candidate Michael A. Jahne of Cambridge, N.Y., has been selected as a recipient of a 2015 Dissertation Fellowship from the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
Another Clarkson University honors student has been awarded a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship and three other Clarkson students have received honorable mentions.
"Proteins Rock!" will be presented by researcher Monique Tirion at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe on April 21 in Canton and on April 22 in Potsdam.
Bill Jemison has been named dean of the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.
A team of researchers at Clarkson University has won the 2015 Journal of Laboratory Automation (JALA) Authors Choice Award for their paper on cancer cells.
Clarkson University Prof's Research Says Journal Writing Can Help Mothers Raising a Child with Autism Manage Stress
Associate Professor Rondalyn V. Whitney, the director and founding chair of Clarkson University's occupational therapy program, has written a paper on how mothers raising a child with autism can manage stress through emotional disclosure in journal writing.
Experiments worked on by three Clarkson students will be aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft en route to the International Space Station in a launch scheduled for 4:10 p.m. EDT today.
Princeton Review: Clarkson University One of Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges in U.S. and Canada
Clarkson is one of the most environmentally responsible "green" colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.
The Council for the Development of Social Science Research has invited Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck to present her work on government outsourcing in Africa during its general assembly meeting in Dakar, Senegal.
Clarkson University teams celebrated five first-place, three second-place and two third-place wins at the North Country Business Plan Competition held on campus.
Three teachers nominated by Clarkson University seniors will be honored as the 2015 Clarkson University Inspirational High School Educators. The award recognizes these educators for their lasting impact on their students and in their fields of education.
Clarkson University Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Ruth Baltus is co-chairing the 25th annual meeting of the North American Membrane Society (NAMS) this spring.
The Clarkson University Office of Marketing & External Relations has received two honors for its social media content from the annual Education Digital Marketing Awards.
Clarkson will offer a new master's degree in the highly sought-after field of data analytics, beginning this fall.
Students from Delta Upsilon and Engineers Without Borders are helping a Habitat for Humanity project.
The presidents of the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley write an open letter to the community.
Research Professor Dana Barry is an editor of the new book Biofilm and Materials Science.
Students working with the Reh Center for Entrepreneurship in Clarkson's School of Business and the Shipley Center for Innovation traveled to Albany, N.Y., in April to pitch their business plans to a panel of national venture capitalists, angel investors, investment bankers and seasoned entrepreneurs.
More than 700 Clarkson students will be granted bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees at commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 9, at 2:30 p.m. in Cheel Arena.
Clarkson University's Digital Arts & Sciences program hosts its 10th annual art exhibition of senior capstone projects May 8 and 9.
Clarkson University is among the top 10 four-year colleges in the nation adding the most value to student earnings potential, according to new value-added college rankings released this week by The Brookings Institution.
Professor of Economics and Finance John Mullen will be named professor emeritus at Clarkson University's 122nd Commencement on May 9.
Associate Professor of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering David Morrison will be named professor emeritus at Clarkson University's 122nd Commencement on May 9.
Associate Professor of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering James Kane will be named professor emeritus at Clarkson University's 122nd Commencement on May 9.
Professor of Humanities Owen E. Brady III will be named professor emeritus at Clarkson University's 122nd Commencement on May 9.
Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Robert Meyer will be named professor emeritus at Clarkson University's 122nd Commencement on May 9.
Distinguished Service Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Susan Conry will be named professor emerita at Clarkson University's 122nd Commencement on May 9.
A new regional consortium of the New York State Disabilities Service Council (NYSDSC) was formed in April at Clarkson University. Loren Nowak, interim director of the Office of Accommodative Services at Clarkson, spearheaded the initiative.
Clarkson's Shipley Center for Innovation will host the first event of its Visiting Farmer lecture series on Wednesday, May 13, at 6:30 p.m. in the Petersen Board Room on the third floor of Bertrand H. Snell Hall.
Clarkson has been named to the Top 50 Best Value Online MBA Programs list by Value Colleges.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Chen Liu has been accepted into the 2015 Air Force Office of Sponsored Research Summer Faculty Fellowship Program (SFFP) to research cybersecurity.
Incredible Bulk or Incredible Hulk? Side Effects of Steroid Use Detailed in Clarkson University Research
Asst. Prof. of Physical Therapy & Physician Assistant Studies Ali Boolani and two of his students have published an opinion paper on steroid side effects in Medical Research Archives.
Clarkson University Honors Former Lt. Governor Bob Duffy with Highest Community Service Honor: The Bertrand H. Snell Award
Clarkson University's highest community service honor, the Bertrand H. Snell Award, has been bestowed upon former New York State Lieutenant Governor Robert J. Duffy.
Richard Partch, senior university professor with Clarkson's Center for Advanced Materials Processing, represents the University around the globe.
Clarkson University Biomedical Engineering Design Students Demonstrate Assistive Technology Design at CREATE Symposium in Albany
A group of students recently demonstrated their biomedical engineering senior design project during NYSID's first CREATE Symposium at the Legislative Office Building in Albany, N.Y.
More than 700 Clarkson University students from 37 states, 30 countries and 58 New York state counties were granted bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at Clarkson University's 122nd commencement Saturday, May 9. (An additional 215 students received degrees in the winter.)
Hockey Canada Chairman of the Board Joe Drago '63 of Sudbury, Ontario, received an honorary doctor of science degree at Clarkson University's 122nd Commencement on Saturday, May 9.
Alan Rossner, associate professor and director of undergraduate programs in environmental health science and environmental science & policy in Clarkson University's Institute for a Sustainable Environment, was awarded the Distinguished Teaching Award during the University's 122nd commencement ceremony.
Lei Wu, an associate professor of electrical & computer engineering in Clarkson University's Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering, was awarded the John W. Graham Jr. Faculty Research Award during the University's 122nd commencement ceremony today.
Graduating senior Ruisheng (Rick) Wang of Potsdam, N.Y., received the Frederica Clarkson Award during Clarkson University's 122nd commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9. He was selected for the $1,000 award by a vote of the full University faculty based on his scholarship and promise of outstanding achievement.
Graduating senior Victoria Kocsis of Altamont, N.Y., received the Levinus Clarkson Award during Clarkson University's 122nd commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9. She was selected for the $1,000 award by a vote of the full University faculty based on her scholarship and promise of outstanding achievement.
Merger of Clarkson University and Union Graduate College Moves Forward Following Unanimous Approval from Respective Boards of Trustees
The merger of Union Graduate College into Clarkson University has received unanimous approval from the boards of trustees of each institution.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Mathematics Rana Parshad has published a paper on stochastic heat equations in a highly prestigious mathematics journal.
Daniel Valentine has been promoted from associate professor to full professor of mechanical & aeronautical engineering in the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.
Kerop Janoyan has been promoted from associate professor to full professor of civil & environmental engineering in the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.
Kathleen Fowler has been promoted from associate professor to full professor of mathematics in the School of Arts & Sciences.
Kaitlin Monte of New York, N.Y., a news personality on WPIX "PIX11 News" has been elected to the Clarkson University Board of Trustees.
Five Clarkson University faculty members were honored this month at a recognition ceremony for their excellence in the classroom and dedication to mentoring students.
Clarkson University Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Poojitha Yapa is organizing the oil spill modeling session as chairman of the group at the 36th International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research World Congress.
Clarkson University doctoral candidate Jiajia Pan has received a scholarship from the New York Section American Water Works Association for his research on water resources engineering.
The Protein Society has awarded Clarkson University chemistry doctoral student Devika Channaveerappa up to $1,500 to travel to the annual symposium and present.
A journal article co-written by School of Business Asst. Prof. John Milne has been recognized by the Institute of Operations Research and the Management Sciences.
Clarkson University chemistry doctoral student Olivia Z. Durham has received $500 to attend the American Chemical Society National Meeting.
Three professors have been awarded contracts by NYSERDA to support their research on air quality in New York State.
Clarkson University Research Professor Dana Barry Wins Awards of Excellence for 20 Consecutive Years
Research Professor Dana M. Barry, senior technical writer/editor at CAMP, has won her 20th consecutive award for publication excellence, the APEX 2015 Award.
Alumnus Jon Dulude '81 has donated his company's hospitality software and a server for use in the Clarkson Inn.
Clarkson University Higher Education Opportunity Program Honors Student Leadership, Plants Tree on Campus
The Clarkson University New York State Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (AOE HEOP) commemorated the class of 2015 with a new tree on campus. The program also recognized the outstanding leadership and service of their students with three new awards.
The Clarkson Inn has received the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award for the third consecutive year.
Pre-physician assistant studies student Katherine Furland traveled to Nepal for her direct patient care experience just as two massive earthquakes struck.
Clarkson University Professors Win NSF Award for Research Fortifying Structures Against Coastal Water Disasters
Clarkson University Civil and Environmental Engineering Associate Professor Narutoshi Nakata and Professor Weiming Wu have received a National Science Foundation (NSF) award to research how to improve structural engineering for coastal water disasters.
Clarkson University's Center for Advanced Materials Processing Celebrates 20 Years of Chemical-Mechanical Planarization Research
Distinguished University Professor S.V. Babu has led two decades of chemical-mechanical planarization (CMP) research and development at Clarkson University's Center for Advanced Materials Processing (CAMP).
Clarkson University Dean of the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering Goodarz Ahmadi gave the keynote lecture at the National Research and Safety Institute this spring in Nancy, France.
Apollo 13 astronaut and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom Fred Haise will speak at Clarkson University's Alumni Reunion Weekend in July.
Paynter-Krigman Professor in Engineering Science Stephanie Schuckers, who is the director for the Center for Identification Technology Research (CITeR), said the iris recognition systems in new smartphones are giving people more options to protect their electronic devices.
A team of Clarkson University students won third place at the First Annual Business Analytics Conference and Competition, this spring.
Clarkson University's Hopke to Chair International Panel for Review of Joint Canada-Alberta Oil Sands Monitoring Plan
Prof. Philip Hopke will chair an expert panel to evaluate the scientific integrity of the implementation of the Joint Canada-Alberta Oil Sands Monitoring Environmental monitoring in the oil sands region.
Dual Sport Standout John Coleman of Clarkson University is Capital One Division III Academic All-America of the Year
Standout men's basketball and baseball player John Coleman has been named the 2014-15 Capital One Division III Academic All-America of the Year.
Clarkson University Reduces Trash by Dozens of Bags per Day Thanks to Reusable Boxes in Dining Facilities
Reusable Ozzi to-go boxes are reducing solid waste at Clarkson by dozens of trash bags per day, helping the University save money and create a more sustainable environment.
Clarkson University's Philip K. Hopke has received the Arthur C. Stern Distinguished Paper Award for a paper he co-authored on air quality.
The Royal Society of Chemistry's Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics journal featured the work of a Clarkson University research team on a cover of a spring issue.
Clarkson University's 2015 Melissa A. Walsh '03 '05 Memorial Endowed Scholarship has been awarded to second-year doctor of physical therapy student Karlye Eastman of Henderson, N.Y.
MONEY today has named Clarkson to the top 10 percent of its list of "736 schools that provide the best value for your tuition dollar."
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Research Professor Dana Barry has expanded and carried out a Mars/ Space Education program for more than 16 years.
The St. Lawrence County branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) of New York State won a 21st Century Platinum Program Award this spring for the North Country Matters television program.
Clarkson University to Receive $1.3 Million from Department of Education Student Support Services Program
Clarkson will receive approximately $266,684 per year for five years from the Department of Education through its TRIO Student Support Services Program.
The merger of Union Graduate College into Clarkson University has been approved by the New York State Education Department Board of Regents.
Asst. Prof. of Biology Cintia Hongay has been awarded nearly $350,000 by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health.
Clarkson University Professor Elected to Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers Technical Committee
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Burak Kantarci has been elected as the new secretary of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communications Society’s Communication Systems Integration and Modeling (CSIM) technical committee.
Clarkson University Professor Presents Smart Grid and Electrical Vehicle Communications Tutorial at International Conference
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Melike Erol-Kantarci delivered a tutorial on smart grid and electric vehicle communications at a flagship conference of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Communications Society (ComSoc) in June.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck has accepted an invitation to join the board of directors of the Consortium for International Management, Policy and Development.
Given each year during Reunion Weekend, the Woodstock Award honors young alumni who have demonstrated outstanding loyalty and service to Clarkson and the Alumni Association and who have used their Clarkson experience to make a notable contribution to their careers.
Presented each year during the Alumni Reunion, Clarkson's most prestigious alumni award is given to alumni who have distinguished themselves either by service to Clarkson through Alumni Associated activities or have demonstrated outstanding career achievement, bringing distinction to themselves and to Clarkson.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy Ali Boolani and his daughter are working with the Potsdam Neighborhood Center to help feed children in need through the new PB&J summer lunch program.
Bahareh Forouzan, a doctoral student in civil & environmental engineering from Iran, has won a $2,000 scholarship to attend the Asia-Pacific Summer School (APSS) on Smart Structures Technology for her hybrid simulation research.
Clarkson has again been named one of the country's and the Northeast's best institutions, according to the Princeton Review.
Richard E. Partch, senior university professor with Clarkson University's Center for Advanced Materials Processing, has been named a fellow of the American Chemical Society.
John Elder Robison, author of Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's, will deliver the Van Sickle Endowed Lecture as Clarkson University celebrates the start of the 2015-2016 academic year with a convocation.
Researchers from Clarkson University, SUNY Fredonia & SUNY Oswego Receive $6.5 Million from EPA to Monitor for Contaminants in Great Lakes
The EPA has awarded Clarkson a $6.5 million grant to continue its partnership with SUNY Fredonia & SUNY Oswego to conduct the Great Lakes Fish Monitoring and Surveillance Program.
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is highlighting the work of Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Engineering & Management Amir Mousavian for his leading research on cyber-attack risk mitigation.
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Research Professor Dana Barry has coauthored the new book STEM and ICT Education in Intelligent Environments.
The Army ROTC Golden Knight Battalion at Clarkson University commissioned six cadets into the U.S. Army at the annual spring commissioning in May.
Local university professors will once again take to the stage starting Tuesday, Sept. 15, for the "Science Cafe."
Clarkson University Trustee John Correnti ’69 passed away on August 18.
Cultural Diplomat, Spoken Word Poet and Educator Kane Smego to Speak at Clarkson University on Immigration
Cultural diplomat, spoken word poet and educator Kane Smego will speak about "Imaginary Borders: An honest discussion about immigration!" on Aug. 27.
Bob Deans, director of strategic engagement for the Natural Resources Defense Council will speak on "The World We Create: A Message of Hope for a Planet in Peril" on Sept. 1.
Clarkson University Delivers 15th Global Supply Chain Management Executive Seminar to Corporate Professionals
Clarkson's Global Supply Chain Management program presented its 15th annual Executive Seminar, delivering state-of-the-art education to corporate professionals.
Clarkson Distinguished Emeritus Research Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Petr Zuman's most recent book highlights polarography.
Clarkson University doctor of physical therapy student Catherine Dahl '16 has received the Samuel B. Feitelberg Physical Therapy Endowed Fellowship for 2014-2015.
Clarkson University Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Steven F. Wojtkiewicz has been selected as one of the 2015 recipients of the Collingwood Prize for his research on extending the life of bridges.
Clarkson University Researchers Publish Paper on New Ultra-High Density Data Storage Material Design
Clarkson University researchers have published a paper in the Journal of American Chemical Society on the design of next-generation, ultra-high density data storage materials.
Costel Darie has been granted tenure and promoted from assistant professor to associate professor of chemistry & biomolecular science in the School of Arts & Sciences.
Clarkson University Awarded $1.3 Million by New York State Education Department for Grade 7-12 STEM Outreach
Clarkson has been awarded $1,306,910 by the New York State Education Department for continuation of Clarkson's grade 7-12 educational outreach program, IMPETUS for Career Success. IMPETUS stands for Integrated Math and Physics for Entry to Undergraduate STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).
Qualcomm Incorporated has awarded Clarkson a $10,000 grant to provide hardware to enable research in wireless communications.
Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering Professor Suresh Dhaniyala has been named the Bayard D. Clarkson Distinguished Professor in recognition of his outstanding research accomplishments.
Clarkson University Alumni Organize Community Hike of All 46 Adirondack High Peaks for Suicide Prevention
Two Clarkson University graduates hope to raise awareness and funds for suicide prevention this summer through a community hike of all 46 High Peaks of New York's Adirondack Mountains and beyond.
Save The River and Clarkson University are hosting the Wild & Scenic Film Festival from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12 in Clarkson's Student Center.
"How Immune Cells Collaborate to Protect Us" will be presented by St. Lawrence University Assistant Professor of Biology Kari Heckman at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe.
Clarkson University's Entrepreneurship Program has been ranked one of the top 13 in the nation, according to LendEDU.
On Friday, Sept. 11, the Clarkson campus community and members of the local community will gather at Clarkson's World Trade Center Memorial Sculpture at 8:30 a.m. for Clarkson's annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony.
Gonca Bulbul of Istanbul, Turkey, has received an Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS) Graduate Student Research Award for her design and development of a portable aptasensor for rapid visual detection of mycotoxin contamination.
U.S. News has again ranked Clarkson in tier one of national universities, with a ranking of 115 in its 2016 list of "Best Colleges." Clarkson's Supply Chain Management program was listed among the best in the nation, ranked #18. Clarkson is also again on the "Great Schools, Great Prices" list (Best Value Schools).
Acclaimed author and youth advocate Wes Moore will speak at Clarkson, Sept. 20. Moore is an Army combat veteran, social entrepreneur, and host of "Beyond Belief" on the Oprah Winfrey Network.
Clarkson University Associate Professor of Psychology Andreas Wilke led a one-week workshop this summer in Germany on the evolved foundations of decision making.
The National Science Foundation has awarded Clarkson $999,720 to develop advanced, resilient microgrid technology to improve disaster response capability.
Jose "Jay" G. Vega III has been appointed assistant professor of accounting.
Zhaleh Semnani-Azad Appointed Assistant Professor of Consumer & Organizational Studies at Clarkson University
Zhaleh Semnani-Azad has been appointed assistant professor of consumer and organizational studies.
Clarkson University chemistry doctoral student Sapan Patel of Gujarat, India, won a $1,500 scholarship from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory to study single cell analysis, this summer.
"Big Data: Big Promise, Big Problems" will be presented by Clarkson University Associate Professor of Computer Science Jeanna Matthews at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe.
Natasha Kholgade Banerjee has been appointed assistant professor of computer science.
A team of professors from Clarkson University & St. Lawrence University has been selected by the Eastern Economic Association to serve as editors for the Eastern Economic Journal.
Claudia Hoffmann has been appointed assistant professor of film at Clarkson University.
Brenda and John Romero will share their knowledge of the game industry at Clarkson University in October as part of the David A. Walsh seminar series.
Undergraduate students presented their research projects this summer during the 18th annual summer Symposium on Undergraduate Research Experiences (SURE) at Clarkson University.
Ryan Zroka has been appointed assistant professor of history.
Lisa Propst has been appointed assistant professor of literature.
A chocolate bar might help you negotiate your next business deal, say Clarkson University researchers who are teaming up for a series of studies on the effects of caffeine, cocoa and dark chocolate on cognitive function and fatigue.
Ying He has been appointed assistant professor of mathematics.
Clarkson University Doctoral Student Wins Travel Grant for International Conference on Electrochemistry
Clarkson University chemistry doctoral student Anahita Karimi has won a travel grant from the Electrochemical Society (ECS) to attend the biannual ECS Meeting in October in Phoenix, Ariz.
Andrew David has been appointed assistant professor of biology.
Two Clarkson University graduate students earned travel awards from the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB) to attend the 39th Annual ASB Conference this summer in Columbus, Ohio.
Christopher Towler has been appointed clinical assistant professor of physical therapy.
Clarkson University students will start a business in just 72 hours during a 3 Day Startup (3DS) campus workshop in October.
Eunsu Paek has been appointed assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at Clarkson University.
Zijie Yan Appointed Assistant Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at Clarkson University
Zijie Yan, a native of Jingmen, Hubei Province in Central China, has been appointed assistant professor of chemical & biomolecular engineering at Clarkson University.
A Clarkson University School of Business professor is preparing to conduct environmental economics research in Canada this fall as a recipient of a prestigious Fulbright Chair in Canada.
Martinez Appointed Associate Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering at Clarkson University
Marcias Martinez has been appointed associate professor of mechanical and aeronautical engineering at Clarkson University.
Suong Ives has been named to the new position of chief inclusion and human resources officer.
Sean Banerjee Appointed Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Clarkson University
Sean Banerjee has been appointed assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering.
Clarkson University Professor Selected for U.S. Department of State Partnership Opportunity Delegation
The U.S. Department of State has invited Clarkson University Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering Kerop Janoyan to join a small delegation of executives, investors, entrepreneurs and academic partners to Armenia from Oct. 6 to 8.
Clarkson University Professor Speaks About Wetland Restoration & Biodiversity at Mesoamerican Conference
Clarkson University Professor and Chair of Biology Tom Langen shared his expertise on wetland restoration and biodiversity at the 19th Annual Conference of the Mesoamerican Society of Biology & Conservation, this summer.
International business protocol expert Terri Morrison, the author of Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands: Communicating Across Cultures, will speak at Clarkson University.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Humanities and Title IX Coordinator Jennifer Ball has been named a contributing editor for Title IX Today.
Clarkson University Professor Emeritus John N. Serio has published The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens, Corrected Edition.
Promotion of electric vehicles and Clarkson's EV charging station is helping to engage the campus in decisions that improve campus sustainability.
Jean Spence '79 has been elected to serve as the chair of the Clarkson Board of Trustees.
Daniel Heintzelman '79, vice chairman of General Electric, has been elected to the Clarkson Board of Trustees.
Lisa Napolione '87, senior vice president for global research & development at the Estee Lauder Companies in New York City, has been elected to the Clarkson Board of Trustees.
Walter Robb, president of Vantage Management Inc. of Schenectady and management consultant, has been elected to the Clarkson Board of Trustees.
Frank Schmeler '64, retired chairman of the board & CEO of Albany International Corporation, has been re-elected to the Clarkson Board of Trustees.
1st Lt. Sara Ong has been appointed operations officer of Air Force ROTC Detachment 536 and associate professor of aerospace studies.
The Aerospace Corporation President & CEO Wanda Austin Will Speak on Rethinking STEM Education in America, Oct. 22 at Clarkson University
The Aerospace Corporation President & CEO Wanda Austin will speak on rethinking STEM education in America, as part of the New Horizons in Engineering Distinguished Lectureship Series.
"From Red Blood Cells to New Bio-Devices" will be presented by Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering Parisa Mirbod at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe.
When students in Clarkson's Doctor of Physical Therapy Program study human motor development, they start at the beginning, with the most accurate examples possible -- visiting babies.
Adirondack Assistive Technology Expo in Tupper Lake to Be Hosted By Clarkson University, Oct. 26 & 27
The 2015 Adirondack Assistive Technology Expo will be sponsored by Clarkson's Department of Occupational Therapy on October 26 and 27 at the Wild Center in Tupper Lake, N.Y.
Clarkson fraternities and sororities, along with other students, faculty and staff, are joining together in supporting the efforts of National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week and encouraging open dialogue on the prevention of alcohol-related harm within their respective campus communities.
Lt. Col. Jennifer Amato has been appointed commander of Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Detachment 536 and professor of aerospace studies.
The Kinney Drugs Foundation has awarded Clarkson a $5,000 grant for equipment to benefit the Physical Therapy Department Community Wellness Program.
Clarkson University Construction Engineering Management Director Appointed to North American College & University Facilities Working Group
Clarkson University Director of Construction Engineering Management Program Erik C. Backus has been appointed to the APPA Informatics Working Group.
Students in Clarkson University's Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program will host a haunted house to raise funds for their annual medical mission trip.
Clarkson University is again taking a leadership role in the promotion of bioenergy throughout the region by celebrating the third annual National Bioenergy Day on Thursday, Oct. 29.
"Development and Function of the Digestive System" will be presented by Clarkson University Associate Professor of Biology Ken Wallace at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe.
Clarkson University Doctoral Students to Present Research on Protein Biomarkers for Cancer, Autism at Conference
Clarkson University chemistry doctoral students Devika Channaveerappa of Bangalore, India, and Kelly Wormwood of Lowville, N.Y., have been invited to present at the Eastern Analytical Symposium and Exposition in November.
Clarkson University civil engineering student Jacqui Scibior '16 of Sauquoit, N.Y., served as captain of the winning project team at the Construction Institute of American Society of Civil Engineers annual Student Days conference.
Young Women's Leadership Institute of St. Lawrence County Invites Students to Community Connections Conference
The Young Women's Leadership Institute (YWLI) of St. Lawrence County will welcome hundreds of college students to the 2015 Community Connections Conference on Nov. 6 and 7.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Mathematics Guohui Song has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) award for his research on convex optimization algorithms.
The 15-year-old indigenous activist Xiuhtezcatl (pronounced "Shu-TEZ-caht") Martinez may be too young to vote, but he is already calling elected officials into account, inspiring people of all ages and mobilizing a generation for change.
School of Business Dean Dayle Smith has been elected president of the Northeast Business Deans Association.
Educators are invited to connect their students, campus communities and alumni to Women's Entrepreneurship Day (WED) on Nov. 19 and a new movement to create a worldwide network of women leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs igniting startups, driving economic expansion and advancing communities around the globe.
Clarkson University Exchange Student Wins Award for Short Film at St. Lawrence International Film Festival
Clarkson University communication and media exchange student Sharlene Lee, who is from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, won the Student Film Award at the inaugural St. Lawrence International Film Festival in October.
As an associate professor of psychology at Clarkson University, Andreas Wilke studies how people make decisions, but he probably didn't have to think twice about spending part of his sabbatical in a Bavarian Castle at Lake Tegernsee, Germany.
Clarkson University Alumnus & Former Trustee Endows Director Position in Construction Engineering Management
Clarkson University alumnus Howard Lechler '48, MS '53, HD '78 of Raleigh, N.C., has continued his generous support of Clarkson by providing a significant gift to name the "Howard Lechler '48, MS '53, HD '78 Director in Construction Engineering Management Endowment" at Clarkson University.
Thanks to Clarkson University junior Lindsay Cannistra's expertise in science, a major corporation and its customers can save time, money, and a valuable element called indium.
John and Sondra Castle of Potsdam, N.Y., have donated a notebook to Clarkson University that contains images of the Clarkson family's legacy of important American silver, given to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
Six-year-old Keillor Dilger of Potsdam is one of the youngest donors anyone at Clarkson can recall.
"Air Pollution in a Changing World" will be presented by Clarkson University Professor of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering Suresh Dhaniyala at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe.
Clarkson University's Reh Center for Entrepreneurship has partnered with Global Entrepreneurship Week for a third year to bring a series of entrepreneurial events to campus that is open to the community.
While many aspects of climate change are as large and obvious as polar ice caps, changes occurring among microscopic creatures are also of major importance.
For the sixth consecutive year, Clarkson University has been designated a Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds.
Clarkson University Entrepreneurship Program Ranked in Top-20 by Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Magazine
Clarkson University's Entrepreneurship Program is again one of the top 20 in the nation, according to the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.
The Clarkson University Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Ranger Challenge team took second place out of 42 schools at the annual competition at Fort Dix , N.J., this fall.
The Clarkson Inn in Potsdam is getting somewhat of a new look, but no matter what exterior changes are made, it will always feel like home away from home to the guests.
When a group of visitors from Potsdam, Germany, came to Potsdam, N.Y., in the early 1990s, they helped plant a seed of friendship that blossomed into a vibrant academic and cultural exchange with Clarkson University.
Clarkson University Student Projects for Engineering Experience & Design (SPEED) teams have joined forces to build bridges and improve their community.
A Clarkson University research team has published a paper in a premier environmental sciences and engineering journal about a new technology for measuring bisphenol A (BPA) contamination in the indoor environment.
Christian, Hindu, Islamic, Jewish, Traditional Mohawk and Unitarian Universalist leaders will speak on "Environmental Stewardship & Faith" from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 3, at Clarkson University.
Clarkson University biomolecular science student Megan Borland '16, of Lake Placid, N.Y., traveled to Germany earlier this year to research Alzheimer's disease.
Clarkson University Professor Named a World Technology Awards Finalist for Research on 3-D Object Manipulation
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Computer Science Natasha Banerjee was selected as a finalist for the 2015 World Technology Awards for her 3-D object manipulation research.
Clarkson University Professor's Documentary Film About Underground Railroad to be Screened at New York History Conference
The Trial of Horatio Hough, a film by Professor of Communication & Media Stephen Farina, will be screened at the Underground Railroad Public History Conference.
The Adirondack North Country Association board of directors has elected as vice president Clarkson University VP for External Affairs Kelly Chezum.
Clarkson University Professor Completes Famous Developmental Biologist's Gene Regulatory Networks Course
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Biology Cintia F. Hongay has graduated from the two-week intensive course on gene regulatory networks at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole, Mass.
The Middle States Commission on Higher Education, which provides accreditation for Clarkson University and Union Graduate College, has approved the plans for the merger of Union Graduate College into Clarkson.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Communication & Media Alex Lee was selected to do a residency at the Institute for Electronic Arts (IEA) at Alfred University in November.
After working at companies that were bought out by larger ones, Laurie Stephen decided to form the biomedical research and development company Ampersand Biosciences in Saranac Lake.
Clarkson University's Project Challenge, a unique academic program for North Country high-school students, returns this winter with a choice of 10 five-week courses.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Computer Science Yaoqing Liu and four students received travel awards from the North American Network Operators Group (NANOG) College Immersion Program to attend the 65th annual meeting.
A Clarkson University team placed third and won $2,500 in the Wake Forest University 2015 Retail & Health Innovation Challenge in November.
Asst. Prof. of Political Science S.N. Nyeck is speaking in Senegal on public procurement reform & gender equality in Africa.
Students from Malone Central School District arrived at Clarkson University ready to put their plastic foam boats to the test. The students had spent five weeks designing and building the boats at school using the basics of engineering.
Clarkson University Professor Leads Panel Discussion on Virtual Laboratory Sponsored by the National Science Foundation
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Computer Science Yaoqing Liu led a National Science Foundation-sponsored education panel on a virtual laboratory for networking in education and research in November.
About 140 eighth graders at Malone Middle School recently took to the stage to pitch their business ideas to Clarkson University students and hone their entrepreneurial skills.
Professors Daryush K. Aidun & Daniel T. Valentine and mechanical engineering Ph.D. alumnus Alireza Bahrami '14 received the McKay-Helm Award from the American Welding Society for their research paper.
Clarkson employees collected more than 1,700 food items at their annual Holiday and Employee Years of Service Recognition Luncheon. The food is being distributed to those in need.
Clarkson University Professor Invited to Speak on the Fate of Marine Organisms in a Warmer Ocean at Prestigious Biology Conference
A Clarkson University professor has been invited to speak on how climate change will affect survival and dispersal of marine parasites, at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology (SICB) annual meeting.
Dozens of Clarkson University New York State Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program students and staff celebrated the season of giving by wrapping presents for families in need.
Longtime Clarkson employees were recently honored for their service to the University.
Clarkson University Selected as a Top School in Military Advanced Education's 2016 Guide to Colleges & Universities
Military Advanced Education & Transition has awarded Clarkson the designation of a Top School in its 2016 Guide to Colleges & Universities.