Clarkson Awards Dr. Laura Schweitzer with its Highest Community Service Award

Schenectady, NY — Clarkson University’s highest community service honor, the Bertrand H. Snell Award, was bestowed upon Capital Region academic and community leader Laura Schweitzer, Ph.D., at a reception in her honor co-hosted by Clarkson University, the Center for Economic Growth and the SUNY University at Albany on August 28, 2018. The Bertrand H. Snell … Continue reading Clarkson Awards Dr. Laura Schweitzer with its Highest Community Service Award

Sierra Club Honors Clarkson University for Commitment to Sustainability

The Sierra Club has named Clarkson University one of the Cool Schools for 2018. Out of more than 250 schools nationwide that reported on sustainability programs, Clarkson ranks 22 for academics, 9 for grounds, 32 for diversity & affordability, and 57 overall. The ranking is open to all four-year undergraduate colleges and universities in the … Continue reading Sierra Club Honors Clarkson University for Commitment to Sustainability

Evacuation Procedures for Persons with Disabilities

EVACUATION PROCEDURES FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES The following is a general guideline of evacuation procedures during fire and other building emergencies.  It also addresses non-emergency situations. All persons are encouraged to identify primary and secondary evacuation routes.  Each evacuation route must lead to an exit or to a safe area.  After identifying two evacuation routes, persons in fixed … Continue reading Evacuation Procedures for Persons with Disabilities

New Employee Bill Jeffers Joins Career Center Team

The Career Center is excited to announce Bill Jeffers has been hired for the role of Assistant Director – Professional and Alumni Career Services. He will be located primarily at the CRC campus.  In this role, he will be providing career services for both graduate students and alumni populations. Bill has been an active member … Continue reading New Employee Bill Jeffers Joins Career Center Team

Career Fair Reminder – Important Dates and Times

Dear Clarkson Community: Please accept this friendly reminder to mark your calendar for the Fall 2018 Career Fair to be held Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday September 18th – 20th. Please note a major change in schedule – due to limited venue space and high employer demand we have implemented a 3 day fair. Each day will host … Continue reading Career Fair Reminder – Important Dates and Times

New Clarkson IRB Chair

Clarkson’s Sponsored Research Services writes to notify the Clarkson community of a change in our Institutional Review Board (IRB). The chair of the IRB is now Christina Xydias, Associate Professor of Political Science (cxydias@clarkson.edu). Our previous chair, Johndan Johnson-Eilola, Professor of Communication and Media, has moved into the role of assistant IRB chair. The IRB … Continue reading New Clarkson IRB Chair

Clarkson Mourns Passing of David Reh

David D. Reh ’62, Hon. ’17, the namesake for the Clarkson University Reh School of Business, passed away August 18 at the age of 77. “David D. Reh was an exemplary Clarkson alumnus and benefactor to the University in every way,” said Anthony G. Collins, president of Clarkson University. “As a visionary entrepreneur of great … Continue reading Clarkson Mourns Passing of David Reh

Clarkson Professor Twiss leads the International Association for Great Lakes Research

Clarkson University Professor of Biology Michael Twiss is now serving as president of the International Association for Great Lakes Research.  IAGLR is a scientific organization made up of researchers studying the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River system, other large lakes of the world, and their watersheds, as well as those with an interest in such research. … Continue reading Clarkson Professor Twiss leads the International Association for Great Lakes Research

Wilke Named Chair of the Psychology Department at Clarkson University

Clarkson University Associate Professor Andreas Wilke, has been named chair of the Psychology Department in the School of Arts & Sciences. Wilke joined Clarkson in 2009. He received his Diploma and Ph.D. in psychology from the Free University of Berlin in Germany. Before coming to Clarkson, Wilke worked as a pre-doctoral researcher at the Center … Continue reading Wilke Named Chair of the Psychology Department at Clarkson University

Professional Experience Process in Handshake

As you may already know, Clarkson Career Center has transitioned to utilizing Handshake in place KnightLink. Over the past few weeks, our office has been working diligently to update and finalize the professional experience process in the Handshake system. At this time, the process is complete and should work in a very similar manner to … Continue reading Professional Experience Process in Handshake