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October 31, 2012
The 2012 M.A.D. Scholars were honored at a special reception Oct. 16 at Harrington House. Pictured (from left) are: Front row: Leland Smith, Stephanie Vachon, Emma Mitchell, Clara O’Rourke, Jonathan Edelman; back row: Alex Marshall, Todd Rosenberg, CEV manager Micki Davis and Clark University President David Angel. Seven...
October 26, 2012
Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Timothy Murray and other dignitaries celebrate the completion of new housing as part of the Kilby-Gardner-Hammond Revitalization Project, which is supported, in part, by Clark University. A ribbon-cutting ceremony outside a new housing unit on Hammond Street on Oct. 25  heralded the completion of...
October 25, 2012
Abbie Goldberg, associate professor of psychology Do children of gay and lesbian parents play the same way children of heterosexual parents do?   If not, how do they differ?  Is there a benefit or drawback to this?
October 25, 2012
Watch: Clark historian speaks on "Ethnic Cleansing and the Armenian Genocide: New Evidence from the Ottoman Archive."
October 23, 2012
Jennie Stephens, associate professor of Environmental Science and Policy Clark University associate professor of Environmental Science and Policy, Jennie Stephens, presented research and organized a research panel on energy system transitions at the annual meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S)...
October 23, 2012
The Family Impact Seminars were recently named a Bright Idea by the Innovations in American Government Awards Program at Harvard University’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. The Massachusetts Family Impact Seminars are organized and presented by the Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise at Clark...
October 22, 2012
Watch: Kulani Dias '13 studied post-war trauma in Sri Lanka for her LEEP Pioneer Project.
October 18, 2012
The Graduate School of Management (GSOM) at Clark University is listed among the nation’s best in The Princeton Review’s 2013 edition of "Best 296 Business Schools.” Clark appears as one of the “Best Business Schools in the Northeast.” In the Clark University business school profile, students surveyed frequently agreed the...
October 17, 2012
Watch: Fin Miller '14 takes us on a tour of Clark University's new and improved Bistro, one of several on-campus eateries.
October 17, 2012
Watch: In the first of her "Hidden Campus Spots" series, Laina Pauker '14 explores the Clark University Peace Library.
October 15, 2012
Lawrence Baum Clark University’s Harrington Public Affairs Lecture Series will sponsor “The Supreme Court and the Polarization of American Politics,” a lecture by political scientist Lawrence Baum of Ohio State University. The talk will be held on Wednesday, October 24, at 4 p.m. in Tilton Hall, second floor of the...
October 15, 2012
Professor Bebbington In the developing world, social movements led by urban, rural and often indigenous people who are opposed to projects they regard as inappropriate and exploitative can be very effective, according to recently released (Oct. 10) findings based on research led by Anthony Bebbington, Higgins Professor...
October 11, 2012
Geographers publish findings from  regional research in trade journal Associate Prof. John Rogan
October 11, 2012
The U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women has awarded $499,962 to four colleges of the Worcester Consortium: Clark University, Assumption College, the College of the Holy Cross, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) as part of the government’s Grants to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence,...
October 9, 2012
Professor Willem Klooster Rumors that they had been emancipated fueled many slave uprisings in Europe’s Atlantic colonies during the early modern era, according to Clark University historian Willem Klooster. In his Sept. 20 lecture “Improvised News: Rumors in the Age before Mass Media,” held in the Higgins Lounge at Dana...
October 5, 2012
Paul Ropp Paul Ropp, research professor of history, has been selected to receive the 2012 John W. Lund Clark Community Achievement Award. “Jack Lund believed that individuals with drive, passion, and vision can make a difference in the lives of our neighbors, and you exemplify exactly what Jack had in mind with this...
October 4, 2012
Clark University has been selected, along with eight other liberal arts colleges and universities, to partner with the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) in a new initiative called Faculty Leadership for Integrative Liberal Learning: Principles and Practices. Supported by a grant from The Teagle...
October 2, 2012
Charles Himmelberg Clark University will host Goldman Sachs credit strategist Charles Himmelberg for a President’s Lecture, “The Economic Road Ahead: Implications For Markets,” on Thursday, October 11, at 4:30 p.m., in Razzo Hall, Traina Center for the Arts, 92 Downing Street, Worcester. The lecture is free and open to...
September 24, 2012
Watch: Part of Shaun Holt's '13 "Hidden Talents" series, a first-year Clark student talks about riding his unicycle around campus.
September 24, 2012
Watch: First installment of screen studies student Skye Wingo's '16 video series about life at Clark University.
September 24, 2012
Worcester is one of three cities selected to share a National Science Foundation (NSF) award of $2,654,895 for the Art of Science Learning Phase 2 grant titled "Integrating Informal STEM and Arts-Based Learning to Foster Innovation."
September 21, 2012
Block Party heralds Downing St. transformation (From left) Executive Vice President James Collins, Jane '75 and Bill '76 Mosakowski, President David Angel and Vice President Jack Foley chat during the event. September 14 was a day of celebration at Clark, as students, faculty, staff and friends joined President David...
September 19, 2012
  Former Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis speaks with students just after presenting a guest lecture. Michael Dukakis, former Governor of Massachusetts and 1988 Democratic presidential nominee, offered his insider’s perspectives to a group of Clark students on Sept. 17 during a frank discussion about life in public...
September 19, 2012
Read: If the city of Worcester were ever to look for a head cheerleader, it would have to look no further than Tina Zlody.