ClarkNow Articles & Blogs

April 13, 2012
Read: Shapiro has spent nearly three years filming the saga of Uganda’s Little League team, which in 2011 became the first African squad to qualify for the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa...
April 13, 2012
Read: Maria Arabatzis is a runner whose high energy helped her keep a step ahead while a student athlete at Clark. Today, it helps her meet the daily challenge of beating the market.
April 13, 2012
Read: “I always think my ‘career’ started in my freshman year,” says Long Lin.
April 13, 2012
Read: Nagraj Rao crunches numbers for a living, but to him these are not just figures on a spread sheet...
April 13, 2012
Read: Scott Silver makes movies for a living, but often his most essential tool is not a camera or an editing machine, but his cell phone...
April 13, 2012
Read: Shortsleeves is a chemist. But the front line in the war against disease is populated by soldiers like her who are uniformed in white lab coats and do battle at the molecular level.
April 13, 2012
Read: Introduction to American Politics with Prof. Mark Miller. It was his first class, in his first semester, and it was all Ethan Zorfas needed to see his career path.
April 13, 2012
Read: In April 2007, Katie Cordes was entertaining job offers from recruiting companies when she stumbled upon the ad for her dream job...
April 13, 2012
Read: How many people do you know who have the words “diversified herd management,” “intensive grazing rotation” and “barn chores” on their resume?
April 13, 2012
Read: Josh Kohler ’07 thanks pirates, puppets and rock and roll for his career break.
April 13, 2012
Read: Want to sculpt those cheekbones for your next femme fatale film role? Jim Mancuso '07 can help...
April 13, 2012
Read: Sitting in on board meetings with senior-level university and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) officials was not something history major Brooks Marmon expected to be doing this early in his career.
April 13, 2012
Read: Aaron Joslow ’05 likes to tell stories...
April 12, 2012
Stephen DiRado, senior lecturer in the Department of Visual and Performing Arts, has been been awarded a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship. He is one of only 181 scholars, artists, and scientists chosen from a group of almost 3,000 applicants in this 88th annual competition for the United States and...
April 12, 2012
Joe Abdow '14 and Matt Schulman '15 perform a scene from the 2012 New Play Festival. The 2012 New Play Festival features nine student playwrights, three readings and six full productions staged at the Little Center through April 28. The biannual festival heralds the arrival of exciting, fresh talent on the college...
April 12, 2012
A rain garden will be planted outside of the Bassett Admissions Center at Clark between 2 and 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, hosted by Clark students who will also offer a public presentation about rain gardens, which are a way to filter polluted water before it reaches streams and rivers. Clark and Main South community...
April 11, 2012
Jim Gomes introduces the seminar. Is the recession helping to create a population of young people so disillusioned by their bleak job prospects that they’ve abandoned the notion of finding meaningful work? Has the media devoted so much attention to lurid accounts of child abuse that they are missing the real story — that...
April 9, 2012
The Graduate School of Management (GSOM) at Clark University will welcome Stephen Roach, one of Wall Street’s most influential economists, for a public lecture on “The Changing Financial Climate in Asia: China’s Growing Role in the World,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12, in Razzo Hall, Traina Center for the Arts, 92...
April 6, 2012
The Political Science Department at Clark University will present the 2012 Harrington Public Affairs Lecture, delivered by M. Steven Fish, titled "“Islam and Democracy: A Look at the Evidence,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, in Tilton hall, 950 Main Street. Professor Fish is a comparative political scientist at the...
April 6, 2012
Clark VP for Government and Community Affairs Jack Foley, left, and Congressman James McGovern check out the EV charging station outside the Lasry Center for Biosciences. (Photos: Steven King) On any typical weekday, the parking lot at the Lasry Center for Biosciences is packed with cars. But on the afternoon of April 2...
April 5, 2012
Prof. Anthony Bebbington Anthony Bebbington, Higgins Professor of Environment and Society and Director of the Graduate School of Geography, recently traveled to Ottawa to serve as an invited witness before the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development on “The Role of the Private Sector in...
April 4, 2012
Watch: Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, professor of psychology, spoke to guidance counselors about his research into Emerging Adulthood.
April 4, 2012
Watch: President David Angel Clark discusses how a Clark education prepares students for life, career and citizenship.
April 2, 2012
Drawing on unprecedented access to greatly extended and once secret  documents from the Ottoman archives of 1913 onward, Taner Akçam, associate professor at Clark University has written a timely new book, “The Young Turks' Crime Against Humanity: The Armenian Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing in the Ottoman Empire” (Princeton...
March 30, 2012
Mortimer H. Appley, the sixth president of Clark University, died Thursday, March 29, at the age of 90. Appley was inaugurated as Clark president on July 1, 1974, and served for 10 years. “The Clark community is saddened to learn of the death of Mort Appley, an accomplished academician, who also provided a firm hand in...

Pages