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February 28, 2013
For the second time in the last three seasons, a Clark University swimming and diving team has the nation's top team grade-point average. The men's team posted a team GPA of 3.60 in the fall of 2012 — not only the highest in Division III but the entire nation. Read more on Clark Athletics...
February 26, 2013
Clark University geography student Yelena Finegold Clark University student Yelena M. Finegold, a senior in the Graduate School of Geography, will travel to Rome for a prestigious Forest Futures summer internship with the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (UN FAO).
February 22, 2013
Harvey Gould, Clark University research professor and professor emeritus of physics The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) announced on Feb. 22 that   Harvey Gould, Clark University research professor and professor emeritus of Physics, is the 2013 recipient of the Robert A. Millikan Medal in recognition of...
February 20, 2013
Recognized Health Care Advocate for the Most Vulnerable of Populations Brings Expertise and Insight to Institute as Distinguished Professor John G. O'Brien -- The Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise at Clark University announces the appointment of John G. O’Brien, immediate past president and CEO of UMass...
February 19, 2013
At the AAAS Family Science Days (Feb. 16-17) in Boston, Clark University junior Tyler Flanagan talks with a young visitor about the “Cartesian diver” experiment, which demonstrates the principle of buoyancy. Clark University students and faculty presented hands-on science demonstrations and activities as part of Family...
February 18, 2013
"Secrets" (oil), by Clark University senior Jennifer Heim, won top prize. Artworks by three Clark University seniors made a winning sweep at the ninth annual Colleges of Worcester Consortium (COWC) Student Art Exhibit. First prize went to Jennifer Heim for her oil painting “Secrets.” Ariela Sturgis won second prize for...
February 12, 2013
Private liberal arts colleges across the country are forming a picture of their Class of 2017, as applications and acceptances for fall 2013 are counted. The picture at Clark University is framed in good news, as the University measures a 29 percent increase in applications, the highest number of undergraduate applications...
February 4, 2013
Watch: Clark Prof. Jeffrey Arnett talks about the spiritual life of emerging adults.
January 31, 2013
Clark University received a piece of positive financial news this week when Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services announced it has upgraded the University’s credit rating from A to A+. Jim Collins, executive vice president and treasurer, said the upgrade will allow Clark to borrow at lower interest rates and to pay less...
January 30, 2013
Read: Alumnus' career has included stints at S. Korea's major media outlet and its seat of government.
January 30, 2013
Read: Nhung Sue Hong Truong '13 wrote this article about third culture kids in the most recent issue of Clark's STIR Magazine.
January 29, 2013
Cho Huun-Jin '90 In the United States we have CNN and the White House. The equivalent in South Korea is YTN and the Blue House. The fast-rising career of Cho Hyun-Jin ’90 has included stints at both South Korea’s major media outlet and its seat of government. In January, 2013, Hyun-Jin earned yet another title to his...
January 25, 2013
Denise Hines, Clark University research assistant professor of psychology  
January 17, 2013
Even if they’ve left the nest, a vast majority of today’s emerging adults, defined as young people between the ages of 18 to 29, maintain close contact with their parents via texting, email, phone or in person, according to the Clark University Poll of Emerging Adults. The Clark University Poll of Emerging Adults, directed...
January 17, 2013
Roger E. Kasperson, research professor and distingushed scientist at Clark University “The Public Acceptance of New Energy Technologies,” an essay co-authored by Clark University Research Professor and Distinguished Scientist Roger E. Kasperson and Bonnie J. Ram ′75, M.A. ′82, of Ram Power LLC, appears in the Winter...
January 17, 2013
Clark University has received awards in the annual Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District I Excellence contest. The University’s admissions recruiting package (which included two viewbooks, academic brochures, a water bottle, poster and a T-shirt) earned top honors with a silver award (no gold was...
January 16, 2013
Clark University first-year student Lina Nguyen, a Neighborhood Strings program mentor, helps a student place his violin in its case. On a chilly winter night, young students and family members from the neighborhood gathered in the Winton Faculty Dining Room at Clark University to celebrate the love of music. The staid...
January 16, 2013
Watch: Clark's Prof. Jeffrey Jensen Arnett was a guest on WBUR Radio Boston's Generation Stuck series.
January 14, 2013
The Innovation & Entrepreneurship (I&E) Program at Clark University announced winners of this year’s U-reka! Big Idea contest, a friendly competition that encourages students to create improvements to the Clark campus community and provides funding to help turn their ideas into reality.
January 14, 2013
Watch: A look at Clark's International Development, Community and Environment program.
January 8, 2013
Watch: Clark receives statewide award for recycling programs.
January 7, 2013
Shalyn Hopley '14 and Eric Devenney '13 discuss rare books in the University's collection with Professor Parminder Bhachu. Jonas Clark loved books. In fact, the founder of Clark University was so passionate about volumes filled with words in languages both modern and ancient, and illustrations etched with detail and...
December 26, 2012
Watch: Matthew Maguire talks about his work as a television producer for Leopard Films.
December 19, 2012
The Clark University Model UN Team photo; 8 members attended the Yale National Security Simulation 2012 Conference, Oct. 4 to 7. UPDATE: The Model U.N. Team has been ranked in the top 25 of  Best Delegate's fall 2012 North American College Model U.N. Rankings. Clark is number 14 on the list of 50 schools, released Dec....
December 11, 2012
The fall semester’s Difficult Dialogues symposium was structured on the theme “The End of Things,” exploring the nature of conclusions, both dramatic and whispered, in art, in the environment, in language and in government. Last week’s creation, and later dismantling, of a traditional Buddhist sand mandala in the lobby of...