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- School of Arts & Sciences NEWS 08-26-2016
Before Clarkson University Doctor of Physical Therapy students begin their first full-time clinical rotations this month, they had the opportunity to hone their massage skills on volunteers from the North Country.
Science Cafes bring together local university and college professors and townspeople in relaxed, informal settings, such as coffeehouses and pubs. The speaker makes a short presentation about a topic in his or her field, and then opens up the floor to discussion.
Undergraduate students presented their research projects this summer during the 19th annual summer Symposium on Undergraduate Research Experiences (SURE) at Clarkson University.
Petr Zuman, Distinguished Emeritus Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science, was recently recognized with a symposium for his 90th birthday.
The International Association for Great Lakes Research (IAGLR) Team USA skated to victory against IAGLR Team Canada for the Defy Cup IAGLR Hockey Challenge, this summer.
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Digital Arts & Sciences Alex Lee's animation Fractals, Particles, Photos, Microwaves was featured at a Digital Arts Community of the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Graphics and Interactive Techniques (ACM SIGGRAPH) exhibit this summer.
Assoc. Prof. of Ancient History Sarah Melville has just published a book examining military and political struggles in the ancient the Near East.
Clarkson will host Military Appreciation Day on Saturday, Sept. 10, continuing its long-running commitment to veterans.
Clarkson University's 2016 Melissa A. Walsh '03 '05 Memorial Endowed Scholarship has been awarded to doctor of physical therapy student Jason Guennel of Ausable Forks, N.Y.
Clarkson University doctor of physical therapy student Paul Colbert has received the Samuel B. Feitelberg Physical Therapy Endowed Fellowship for 2016-2017.
Michael Twiss has received the Anderson-Everett Award from the International Association for Great Lakes Research for his work organizing IAGLR activities.
Asst. Prof. of Computer Science Jeanna Matthews' love of language and culture recently earned her the Rhina P. Espaillat Award in a contest sponsored by the Poetry Center at West Chester University.
Clarkson University's Mario Wriedt Invited to Present on Metal-Organic Frameworks at Gordon Research Conference
Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Mario Wriedt's research focuses on how to develop a nanostructuration approach to use metal-organic frameworks to arrange and protect single-molecule magnets for ultra-high density data storage.
Clarkson University Faculty Participate in Teaching Workshop to Make Quantitative Biology More Accessible
Students can often underestimate the amount of math involved in studying biology, so Clarkson University professors are collaborating with other faculty to better prepare them to solve quantitative problems.
TA Boot Camp: Ground-breaking Training for University Teaching Assistants Debuts at Clarkson University
A ground-breaking pilot program, which could be a model for all of higher education, is getting its first test at Clarkson's Capital Region Campus.
Asst. Prof. of Biology Andrew David will travel to Wales to discuss a relatively new method to marine conservation that can benefit ocean research around the world.
Clarkson's oldest and longest serving active, full-time faculty member, Egon Matijevic, has passed away at the age of 94. He had recently been named the Victor K. LaMer Professor Emeritus for his 59 years of exemplary service to the University.
Siena College has established a relationship with Clarkson in which Siena students can complete their undergraduate education and then proceed directly into Clarkson's Master of Arts in Teaching program.
Alex Rowe '16 said her father taught her to finish everything on her plate as a courtesy to the millions of people in the United states and around the world who go without food. She didn't see this same practice on campus and decided to work with Clarkson and Aramark, Clarkson's dining service, to do something about it.
Clarkson University Professor of Biology Michael Twiss has been named a Fulbright Specialist Roster candidate by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA) and the Institute of International Education's Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES).
Tsinghua University in China was looking like a reunion site for Clarkson, thanks to the friendships and scientific collaborations established by Prof. Philip Hopke.