SafetyNet

The Clarkson Community–faculty, staff, and students–are in a position to look out for one another and, if necessary, provide assistance. One of the simple and effective mechanisms available to members of the Clarkson Community to offer support to students is by submitting a SafetyNet form. Submitting information via SafetyNet mobilizes response to your concerns appropriately by a … Continue reading SafetyNet

Welcome Back, Beth Gooder!

Clarkson Dining and Catering is pleased to announce that Beth Gooder has rejoined our team as our new General Manager. Beth has extensive food service experience in managerial roles, including her time serving as the Operations Manager for Clarkson Dining and Catering. Beth’s time in the food service industry has taken her from New York … Continue reading Welcome Back, Beth Gooder!

Clarkson Food Pantry

The Clarkson Food Pantry is a safe and confidential area for students to access food and other necessities. It is managed by the Office of the Dean of Students, in conjunction with campus partners dedicated to the cause. The pantry depends upon donations to remain stocked for our in-need members of the Clarkson community. We … Continue reading Clarkson Food Pantry

Food Pantry Information and Support Opportunities

FOOD INSECURITYThe USDA defines food insecurity as the lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy lifestyle. In 2020 1 in 8 Americans were considered food insecure, equating to over 38 million Americans, including 12 million children.  In a campus-wide student survey completed in 2021, 183 responses were received. Within those responses, … Continue reading Food Pantry Information and Support Opportunities

Important Information Regarding COVID-19 Isolation

As a follow up to the prior announcements sent regarding Fall 2022 COVID-19 protocols, we are reminding you that students who test positive for COVID-19 are required to:  Report their positive test to the Student Health and Counseling Center at shac@clarkson.edu. Students do not report positive tests or the need for isolation to the Office … Continue reading Important Information Regarding COVID-19 Isolation

Important Update Regarding Notification of Absence for COVID-19 Positive Students

While we were in the midst of COVID-19 isolation and quarantine guidelines, a daily notice was sent to faculty informing them of students who would not be in class due to isolation or quarantine. As stated in this campus-wide announcement sent to faculty and staff on August 19th, these daily notifications have been sunsetted. Students … Continue reading Important Update Regarding Notification of Absence for COVID-19 Positive Students

Student Behavior in the Village of Potsdam

Dear Students, We live and learn in a classic college town that welcomes more than 10,000 college students each year from the four colleges in our area. As part of being a member of a caring and inclusive community, it is important that we represent the Clarkson Values in our interactions with each other and … Continue reading Student Behavior in the Village of Potsdam

Faculty/Staff-Student Dr. Robert A. Plane Endowment Fund

In an effort to encourage faculty and staff engagement with students, the Office of the Dean of Students manages the Dr. Robert A. Plane Endowment Fund. This fund, initially by a generous gift from Dr. Robert A. Plane, president of Clarkson 1974-85, and his wife Mary, provides modest grants to be used to help offset … Continue reading Faculty/Staff-Student Dr. Robert A. Plane Endowment Fund

SafetyNet

To: The Clarkson CommunityFrom: Goodarz Ahmadi, Interim Provost and Kelsey Pearson, Interim Dean of Students The Clarkson Community–faculty, staff, and students–are in a position to look out for one another and, if necessary, provide assistance. One of the simple and effective mechanisms available to members of the Clarkson Community to offer support to students is … Continue reading SafetyNet

Welcome and Important Information for Students

Welcome from Vice President Grant and Interim Dean Pearson: Whether you’re an incoming or returning student, welcome and we look forward to seeing you on campus soon! We appreciate that you have chosen Clarkson to further your education. There are a number of exciting opportunities which you can get involved within the University community to … Continue reading Welcome and Important Information for Students