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“The events of this past week remind us that we still live in a dangerous world, where we need well-informed and intelligent public policies to keep us safe.” With this allusion to the Boston Marathon bombing that had occurred three days earlier, Harvard  Kennedy School of Government Professor Stephen Walt introduced...
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Franklin Eneh '13 participates in the Confucius Institute's Chinese Language Contest Clark University’s Franklin Eneh ’13 placed second in the advanced level of the Chinese Bridge Mandarin Chinese Language Speech Contest held recently at the Confucius Institute at UMass Boston. The contest was open to students from...
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A new book series about climate change has Clark University written all over it. The four-volume “Climate Change: An Encyclopedia of Science and History” is co-edited by Jennie Stephens, associate professor of environmental science and policy, and boasts contributions from a host of Clark faculty, students and alumni....
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On Friday, April 5, Clark University students held REVERB, a student-designed event that showcased the creativity of, and fostered collaboration among, the Clark community. More than 50 Clark students, faculty, and staff shared their knitting and rug-making techniques and Cirque du Soleil-type stunts with fellow...
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Prof. Stephen M. Walt will deliver the Harrington Public Affairs Lecture on April 18. Clark University’s Harrington Public Affairs Lecture Series will sponsor “Follies, Failures and [#$%@]-Ups: Why is U.S. Foreign Policy So Dysfunctional?,” a lecture by Stephen M. Walt of the Harvard Kennedy School. The talk will be...
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Read the Worcester Telegram story about Boylan's lecture. Jennifer Finney Boylan, author and transgender advocate, spoke at Clark on Thursday, April 11 about her experiences and transgender issues. Boylan is co-chair of the English department at Colby College, where she was voted Professor of the Year in 2000. She is a...
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Juliet Schor, professor of sociology at Boston College, will present the keynote address for 'Connecting the Dots'
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Clark University is among seven New England colleges and universities recently honored by the Environmental Protection Agency with Food Recovery Challenge Achievement Awards. The Food Recovery Challenge invites organizations nationwide to save money through reducing, purchasing and lowering disposal fees for unconsumed...
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Homelessness. Hunger. Adoption struggles. These were some of the tough realities addressed at the forum Youth at Risk 2: Children in Need, held by the Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise at the State House in Boston. The event was the fourth annual Family Impact Seminar put on by the institute and the second in...
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From left: COWC Community Engagement award winners Brittany Murphy '13 and professors Eric DeMeulenaere and Jennie Stephens Brittany Murphy ’13 and Clark professors Jennie Stephens and Eric DeMeulenaere were presented with Community Engagement Student and Faculty Awards by the Colleges of the Worcester Consortium (...
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Prof. Deborah Dwork Holocaust programs have become commonplace in many middle and high school curricula across the U.S. A trend toward deploying the Holocaust to convey moral instruction about present day prejudices, human rights abuses, and current genocides has emerged in recent years. These approaches and other...
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The Graduate School of Management (GSOM) at Clark University has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world's...
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Clark University will experience some star power next week when Academy Award-winning actress Melissa Leo visits the campus as part of the three-day Mobile Media Workshop, April 1-3. Leo, who won the Oscar for best supporting actress in the 2010 film “The Fighter,” will be a hands-on participant, says Hugh Manon,...
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From left: Amy Daly Gardner, Emily Newton ’13, Volha Hrytskevich ’13, Rep. James McGovern, Bridget Healy ’13, Connie Whitehead Hanks and Patty Doherty
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Prof. Joseph Sarkis “China is under severe environmental distress.  We know it and the Chinese people are living it. New thinking and approaches are needed to help China make progress in addressing environmental issues,” said Joseph Sarkis, Clark University Professor of Operations and Environmental Management in the...
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A quarter century ago, Clark University hosted a landmark international conference, “The Earth as Transformed by Human Action,” which highlighted international research tracing the effect of human activity on the global environment for the previous 300 years. Humanity continues to face fundamental questions explored at...
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The Denim Project is a new Clark University student initiative that uses art, community, and conversation as means of raising awareness of sexual violence. In April, the group will present the following events as part of its Series on Awareness of Sexual Violence: Art Exhibit 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6 Traina Center for...
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Some of the students attending the TCK/Global Nomad Conference at Clark University gather in Jonas Clark Hall, March 16. Pictured, from left, are: Ian McCormick, Rebecca Masino, Maisha McCormick, Monica Marrone, Michino Hisabayashi, Fanikiso Kushatha, Aksheya Sridhar, Farah Weannara, and Justin Mangope. "Where are...
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Volunteering with the Greater Worcester Land Trust are: (pictured from left to right) Lyor Dotan '14, Gustavo Taboada, Andy Masley '13, Binh Tang '16, Louis Valliere '16, Jordan Stein '13, Devra Goldstein '16, Samantha Wallace '16, and Sanika Shah '16. While some Clark students might’ve spent their Spring Break...
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Michelle Bata is director of the LEEP Center at Clark Michelle Bata is a relative newcomer to Clark University, but she’s already making history of a sort. As associate dean and the first-ever director of the LEEP Center, Bata is working to help structure the student’s academic journey through the prism of LEEP (...
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Martha “Marty” O’Connell, executive director of Colleges That Change Lives, speaks with guidance counselors in the Bassett Admissions Center at Clark University. Guidance counselors from as far away as San Juan Capistrano, Calif., to as near as Shrewsbury, Mass., packed the John and Kay Bassett Admissions Center on...
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Study co-authored by Clark University geographer Prof. Gardner shows that glaciers in Canada’s Arctic will melt faster than ever and loss could be irreversible Devon Island, Arctic Canada. (Photo/Alex Gardner) Alex S. Gardner, an assistant professor in the Graduate School of Geography at Clark University, contributed...
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The Clark University Model UN Team competed in the Harvard National Model UN Conference in February.  
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Clark University Education Professor Sarah Michaels and colleagues have developed an innovative online resource for teachers. "You can't teach what you can't even imagine,” says Clark University Professor of Education Sarah Michaels, who is helping to develop a much-needed and innovative teacher learning resource for...
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John Brown, Clark University Professor of Economics Clark President David Angel has named Professor of Economics John Brown as the first Jane and William Mosakowski Distinguished Faculty Research Fellow of Clark’s Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise.

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