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 University Named One of Forbes Top 25 STEM Colleges

Clarkson University has again been named one of Forbes’ Top 25 STEM Colleges for 2018. To put together the list, Forbes looked at the federal government’s College Scorecard’s database of schools where 50 percent of more students major in STEM subjects. Colleges and universities whose curricula emphasize STEM—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—rank high on Forbes’ … Continue reading Clarkson University Named One of Forbes Top 25 STEM Colleges

TAC/SC Elevator Inoperable

The elevator servicing the TAC lower levels and Science Center 3rd floor is currently inoperable.  Our contractor is scheduled to arrive on campus tomorrow to investigate the problem. Elevators in the center of the Science Center and the ERC are available for use. Please email facilities@clarkson.edu if you have any questions.

Associated Colleges Request for Presentation Proposals Due 9/7

Request for Presentation Proposals Associated Colleges of St. Lawrence Valley is accepting proposals for the upcoming annual Teaching Effectiveness Conference on Nov 10, 2018.  Conference planners seek proposals from people who are thinking outside the box about face-to-face and distance learning. Presentations should highlight examples of technology use to benefit learning.  Desired topics include (not limited to): Student engagement … Continue reading Associated Colleges Request for Presentation Proposals Due 9/7

Clarkson University Professor, Alumnus Secure Funding to Continue Partnership on Hemp Based Carbon Battery Materials

Clarkson University’s GE Chair in Oil and Gas Systems, David Mitlin and CEO of Enermat Technologies, David Hessler ’67, have secured grant funding in the amount of $225,000 through the National Science Foundation to continue their partnership on commercializing energy storage technology invented by Mitlin. As a result of the Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) … Continue reading Clarkson University Professor, Alumnus Secure Funding to Continue Partnership on Hemp Based Carbon Battery Materials

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 Dining Hours of Operation

Clarkson Dining Services Hours of Operation   Saturday, August 18 – Sunday August 19, 2018 Servery 7:30am – 9:30am Servery 11:00am – 7:00pm   Monday, August 20 – Thursday August 23, 2018 Servery 7:30am – 9:30am Java City 7:30am – 10:30am Servery 11:00am – 8:00pm   Friday, August 24, 2018 Servery 7:30am – 9:30am Servery … Continue reading Clarkson Dining Hours of Operation

Faculty Speak About Science Gone Wrong at Clarkson Convocation

Clarkson University will kick off the start of the 2018-2019 academic year with its annual Convocation. This year, three faculty members will deliver the Van Sickle Endowed Lecture at Convocation. The free event begins at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 26, in Cheel Arena and is open to the entire Clarkson community. The speakers will … Continue reading Faculty Speak About Science Gone Wrong at Clarkson Convocation

Road Work Around Science Center Planned for Next Week

Next Tuesday and Wednesday, August 21 and 22, we will be installing permanent speed bumps on the main roadway around the Science Center.  At least one lane will be available during the process.  In order to protect the workers, please use caution while driving in this area and follow all traffic signage and signaling. Please email facilities@clarkson.edu if you … Continue reading Road Work Around Science Center Planned for Next Week

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