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Charlie Bresler, M. A. '83, Ph.D. '94, speaks about his shift from entrepreneurship to philanthropy and co-founding The Life You Can Save. Photo by Amy Wong '18 The Clark University campus was alive with activity last weekend as students welcomed more than 700 visitors for Family Weekend 2015. From spontaneous selfies...
Lawrence Landry of Masterpiece Living honored among alumni from AACSB-accredited schools who are making an impact in the world through their business acumen, leadership, or entrepreneurial success Lawrence Landry earned his BS/BA in management and an MBA from Clark University.
 Above:  Professor Taner Akçam gives the keynote address at the 2015 International Hrant Dink Awards in Istanbul.  
This fall, the Higgins School of Humanities’ Dialogue Symposium will focus on the question, “What does it mean to be human?” “I’m only human. I say that a lot: when I can’t get through my to-do list, when I make a mistake, when I am overwhelmed by circumstance or emotion,” wrote Amy Richter, director of the Higgins...
Steven Swain named Chair; Robert Stevenish and Richard Freeland named Vice Chairs; Linda Savitsky re-elected Secretary Steven Swain ’89 is Chair of the Clark University Board of Trustees. He is a co-founder and managing partner of the investment firm Centana Growth Partners.
Award-winning Clark professor helps city students tell their stories through film Eric DeMeulenaere guides Worcester high school students in the making of their documentary. What are the stories in people's lives that are not being told? And what stories are being misrepresented in the media? Eric DeMeulenaere,...
Clark University Professor Rosalie Torres Stone (with microphone) and students Donovan Snyder '17 and Jiawei Mao '15 presented Dr. Matilde Castiel, with a check for $10,000 to aid with the work at Hector Reyes House.
Students are arriving on campuses around the country as another academic year begins. What draws them there and what do they expect from their college educations? And for those who do not go on to college after high school, why not? A newly released Clark University Poll of Emerging Adults: Work, Education and Identity...
Esri President Jack Dangermond presented Clark University alumna Safaa Karaki Aldwaik (M.A. '07, M.A. '10, Ph.D. '12) with the SAG Award at the Esri User Conference in San Diego, July 22. Pictured are Aldwaik, her daughter Samia, Dangermond, and Eng. Alaa Abu Ein, Deputy Mayor of Ramallah.
Edward Carr, director of the International Development, Community and Environment Department at Clark University. Clark University has appointed Professor Edward R. Carr as director of its Department of International Development, Community and Environment (IDCE).
Andrea Aiello, associate dean for academic and student services in Clark's GSOM Clark University’s Graduate School of Management (GSOM) was among 50 business schools nationwide represented at a forum on women in business hosted by The White House.
Clark University has been recognized by the Princeton Review as one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education. Clark is included in the 24th annual edition of the annual college guide, "The Best 380 Colleges: 2016 Edition." Only about 15 percent of America's 2,500 four-year colleges, and four...
Incoming class reflects 87 percent hike in applications over three years Clark University will welcome its largest class in history to the Worcester campus this fall. “Thanks to the efforts of the entire Clark campus community and the dedicated work of our Admissions staff, Clark is enrolling the largest and...
Forbes Most Entrepreneurial Universities 2015
For the second year in a row, Forbes has named Clark University as one the country's top 20 most entrepreneurial schools, appearing at No. 16 on its list of "Most Entrepreneurial Universities." The rankings appear in the August 17 print issue of Forbes. The list is based on the research universities' entrepreneurial...
Clark's strong ties, student/faculty leadership, humanitarian aid expertise combine for lasting, meaningful support Members of the Clark University community gathered at the campus square for a candlelight vigil, songs and shared thoughts and planning as news unfolded about a massive earthquake in Nepal.   Months have...
The Graduate School of Management and the International Development, Community, and Environment Department are proud to announce that two dual-degree graduate students have been chosen as Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Climate Corps fellows this year. Christian Davies (MBA/MS-Environmental Science & Policy, ’16),...
Clark University student Jacqueline Savageau, of Holden, celebrates her First Place win at the 2015 National Voice Competition July 7. She’s joined by her voice instructor, mezzo-soprano Julie Krugman. Talk about starting the summer on a high note!
Political Ecologies of Meat by Jody Emel
Livestock production worldwide is increasing rapidly, but there are many concerns about the sustainability of increased meat production and consumption. “Political Ecologies of Meat” (Routledge, 2015), co-edited by Clark University Professor of Geography Jody Emel, examines these issues from various perspectives,...
To the Clark Community: With deep sadness, we share news of the death on Sunday of our friend and esteemed alumnus D'Army Bailey. Judge, civil rights activist — even actor — D'Army Bailey ('65/L.L.D. '10/P '00) was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award at Reunion 2015, although he was not able to attend.
The 2014-2015 academic year saw Clark University computer science students make their debut at the annual Association for Computing Machinery International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC), described in their Fact Sheet as "the premiere global programming competition conducted by and for the world's universities."...
Clark University joined with academic leaders from eight colleges and universities who convened in Arlington, Virginia, to begin work on advancing the goals of the LEAP Challenge recently launched by the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U).
* Federal grant supports project to streamline patient-to-provider transport * Moumita Dasgupta (MA ’12/Ph.D. ’15) is team leader for the Smart Transit to Healthcare project. She recently completed her doctoral research at Clark University in experimental physics.
The Fiske Guide to Colleges, revised and updated for 2016, includes Clark University on its list of the "best and most interesting of the more than 2,200 four-year colleges in the United States." The Fiske Guide covers a range of topics, including academic quality, student body, social life, financial aid, campus...
Sara Goldstein B.A. ’14/M.A. ’15 is headed to Taiwan on a Fulbright Award Sara B. Goldstein B.A. '14/M.A. '15 has received a 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Taiwan. Goldstein will participate in the English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Program, a program that places recent college graduates and young...

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