Clarkson Assistant Professor Honored with Three Awards on University Recognition Day

Clarkson Assistant Professor of Law Joseph Andriano has been awarded the Faculty Teaching Excellence Endowed Fund in Honor of Dr. Robert John McGill and Dr. Nye Smith Award, the Phalanx Commendable Service Award, and the Phalanx Commendable Leadership Award. In addition, Andriano was also inducted into the Phalanx Society, Clarkson’s highest honorary society. “As a … Continue reading Clarkson Assistant Professor Honored with Three Awards on University Recognition Day

“The State of American Higher Education” presented 5/10 by Brian Mitchell, SC 360 and Streamed

On Friday, May 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in Lecture Hall 360 in the Cora & Bayard D. Clarkson Science Center, all faculty and staff are welcome to attend “The State of American Higher Education” presented by Brian C. Mitchell.  The presentation will be streamed live for Capital Region Campus and Beacon Campus members.  Mitchell … Continue reading “The State of American Higher Education” presented 5/10 by Brian Mitchell, SC 360 and Streamed

Clarkson University Team Places Third in Adirondack Cup

A team of Clarkson University business undergraduate students placed third out of 27 teams in the Adirondack Cup, a stock-picking contest for students interested in the investment field. The competition is sponsored by Adirondack Research & Management, Inc. based in Guilderland, NY. In total, more than 200 students participated in the competition. “The goal of … Continue reading Clarkson University Team Places Third in Adirondack Cup

Invest in Student Success through Payroll Deduction

As we look ahead to FY20, now is the time to consider further investing in student success.  As a valued member of Clarkson, you can go above and beyond by adding Clarkson to your philanthropic plans and giving through payroll deduction. Payroll deduction contributions quickly add up and allow you to give more over a … Continue reading Invest in Student Success through Payroll Deduction

Professors Emeriti to be Named at Clarkson University

Twenty faculty members will be named professors emeriti at Clarkson University’s spring 2019 commencement on May 11. They will be honored for exemplary service to the University, totaling more than 600 years in all. The following professors will be honored: Phillip A. Christiansen, Chemistry & Biomolecular Science, 38 years of service      Larry D. Compeau, Reh … Continue reading Professors Emeriti to be Named at Clarkson University

Two to Receive Clarkson University Inspirational Educator Award

Two educators nominated by Clarkson University students will be honored as the 2019 Clarkson University Inspirational Educators. The award recognizes these educators for their lasting impact on their students and in their fields of education. Christopher Palmer, formerly a choral director and music education teacher and currently the principal at Monticello Elementary School in Monticello, … Continue reading Two to Receive Clarkson University Inspirational Educator Award

Clarkson University Commencement is May 11

Over 750 Clarkson University students will be granted bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees at commencement ceremonies next week in Cheel Arena. An additional 338 students received degrees earlier in the past year. Students will be granted bachelor’s degrees on Saturday, May 11, in Cheel Arena at 2:30 p.m. On Thursday, May 9 at 6 p.m., … Continue reading Clarkson University Commencement is May 11

Campus-Wide Commitment Propels Clarkson University to Gold Rating on Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System

Clarkson University has received a Gold rating on the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS). This places Clarkson among the top 100 universities and colleges in the United States who are committed to sustainability in the education of students for their future and operation of the institution. Susan Powers, Director of the Institute for … Continue reading Campus-Wide Commitment Propels Clarkson University to Gold Rating on Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System

Clarkson University Assistant Professor Awarded National Science Foundation Grant

Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Behzad Behnia has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant for more than $150,000. Behnia was awarded the grant for his project titled, “EAGER: Investigating the Use of Spiral Cracking Pattern in Fracture Characterization of Soft Adhesive Materials.” “The main objective of this NSF project is … Continue reading Clarkson University Assistant Professor Awarded National Science Foundation Grant

More Clarkson University Students Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarships

Two more Clarkson University honors students have been awarded Goldwater Scholarships. Margaret Dedloff ’20, a biology and history major from Buffalo, N.Y., and Michael Chirgwin ‘20, a chemical engineering major from Hinesburg, V.T., were named Goldwater Scholars. Including this year’s scholars, 40 Clarkson University students have received this highly coveted award since the scholarships were … Continue reading More Clarkson University Students Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarships