Campus Closing Information during Winter Break

Dear Families and supporters of Clarkson Students, As we bring the semester to a close, we want to take this opportunity to thank our Clarkson Community for the dedication and diligence in maintaining a safe community. We are proud of the work and efforts that students put in during this unprecedented semester. A special thanks … Continue reading Campus Closing Information during Winter Break

COVID-READ: Positive Case Reported from Off-Campus Testing

Potsdam Campus Community, Per our protocols, we are sharing that Clarkson was notified this afternoon that a member of our campus community has tested positive for COVID-19.   This person was last on campus in Potsdam on November 16 and did not interact with others on campus that day.  St. Lawrence County Public Health representatives are … Continue reading COVID-READ: Positive Case Reported from Off-Campus Testing

COVID-19 Read: Holiday Gatherings/Travel Guidance and Short Reminders on Spring Return to Work

Clarkson Employees, Yesterday marked the last day of the Fall Semester for Potsdam undergraduates as well as some graduate programs.  A limited number of graduate programs will be finishing up the semester in the next few weeks across all of our campuses.  We hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday season. The CDC has … Continue reading COVID-19 Read: Holiday Gatherings/Travel Guidance and Short Reminders on Spring Return to Work

Clarkson Professor Publishes New Book About Writer Marina Warner

Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Literature Lisa Propst has recently published a new monograph about influential writer Marina Warner called Marina Warner and the Ethics of Telling Silenced Stories. Warner is an English novelist, short story writer, and historian known for her many non-fiction books relating to feminism and myth. Propst’s book is a wide-ranging … Continue reading Clarkson Professor Publishes New Book About Writer Marina Warner

Physical Activity May Not Overcome Harmful Effects of Poor Sleep– Clarkson University Grad Student Research Finds

Clarkson University research, recently published in Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior, finds that physical activity may not be able to overcome the harmful effects of poor sleep on feelings of mental and physical energy and fatigue. The study by two professors and three Clarkson Doctor of Physical Therapy students examined the interaction between sleep quality … Continue reading Physical Activity May Not Overcome Harmful Effects of Poor Sleep– Clarkson University Grad Student Research Finds

COVID-19 Read: Weekly Update – A Semester of Life Lessons.

Thank You Faculty, Staff and Students. This has been a semester of life lessons.  United, we have done and accomplished great things to keep our community healthy and safe.  Over this winter break, please reflect, regenerate and return with the optimism that the end of COVID-19 is in sight. President Tony Collins  

Clarkson in “The Conversation”

Five reasons Trump’s challenge of the 2020 election will not lead to civil war Alexander Cohen, Clarkson University Some Americans fear that the deep political divisions in the country and President Donald Trump’s determination to challenge the results of the election will cause civil war. Those who object to Trump’s tactics argue that he behaves … Continue reading Clarkson in “The Conversation”

Clarkson Mechanical Engineering Professors, Students Win American Welding Society Award

Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering Professors Daryush Aidun and Marcias Martinez, along with Marharyta Pliazhuk ‘20 and graduate student Carlos Reyes have been awarded the Charles H. Jennings Award from the American Welding Society for their paper “In-situ Monitoring of Transient Strain Formation in Vertical Welds”. The awards ceremony was held virtually this week due to … Continue reading Clarkson Mechanical Engineering Professors, Students Win American Welding Society Award

COVID Read/Act – Additional Testing Hours Being Offered/ Update on Positive Cases

Potsdam Campus Community, Per our earlier announcements, there is an apparent connection among the now nine (9) positive cases of COVID-19 reported since late last night with contact tracing now in progress to further stop the spread. Potsdam Campus Students Seeking Testing We recognize that the increase in positive cases on campus has heightened student … Continue reading COVID Read/Act – Additional Testing Hours Being Offered/ Update on Positive Cases

Clarkson University Sustainability Again Lauded by Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges, Sierra Club Cool Schools and AASHE

Clarkson University is one of the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges, according to The Princeton Review, the Sierra Club and the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. Clarkson is featured in The Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges: 2021 Edition. The Princeton Review chose the schools based on a survey of administrators … Continue reading Clarkson University Sustainability Again Lauded by Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges, Sierra Club Cool Schools and AASHE