ClarkNow Articles & Blogs

October 10, 2011
IDCE Assistant Professor Jennie Stephens is involved in several Smart Grid initiatives. Jennie Stephens, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science and Policy in the Department of International Development, Community and Environment, was recently awarded a National Science Foundation (Science, Technology and Society...
October 7, 2011
Using GIS skills, geography major Nicholas Rossi '12 created medal-winning maps for the Redistricting Olympics, a contest sponsored by Common Cause Massachusetts. Clark University senior Nicholas Rossi, of North Smithfield, RI, won a gold medal in   the Redistricting Olympics, a contest sponsored by Common Cause...
October 7, 2011
Read: Wendi Trilling’s rise from temp to executive vice president of comedy at CBS
October 7, 2011
Read: Reflect on the Life of Clark's seventh President, Richard Traina
October 6, 2011
Jessie Gruman bills herself as a “double insider” when it comes to health care. As founder and president of the Washington-based Center for Advancing Health, she is intensely involved with researching and advocating for policies for the delivery of effective medical treatment. And as someone who has endured four separate...
October 6, 2011
Prof. John Coleman '82 Professor John Coleman, a Clark University alumnus and leading expert on political parties, elections and campaign finance in the U.S., will deliver the Fall 2011 Harrington Public Affairs Lecture, “A Primer on the Primaries: Polarized Politics and Presidential Nominations,” at 7 p.m, Monday, Oct....
September 29, 2011
Back row, from left: Zohar Zimmerman, President David Angel, CEV Director Micki Davis, and Benjamin Walter. In front, from left: Alejandro Baez, Rebecca Liebman, and Cheyenne Wyzzard-Jones. Not pictured: Ashley Cooper. Clark University welcomed six Making a Difference (MAD) Scholars at the start of the Fall semester. ...
September 29, 2011
President David Angel, center, meets with Lund Award recipients Andre Kenstowicz (left), fifth-year master’s degree student, and Greg Doerschler, Clark Senior Analyst and student Outing Club adviser. Clark University President David Angel presented the 2011 John W. Lund Community Achievement Award to Greg Doerschler,...
September 27, 2011
Chouchou Namegabe Chouchou Namegabe stood before a spellbound audience in the Kneller Athletic Center on Saturday and talked about the rape of her country. “Women’s bodies are being used as a battlefield,” Namegabe said. “Each single case is a tragedy.” The journalist and activist described how systematic sexual assaults...
September 23, 2011
Clark University’s Graduate School of Management (GSOM) has been included on a list of Top 100 MBA programs worldwide, compiled by The Aspen Institute for its biennial Beyond Grey Pinstripes survey. GSOM was selected for demonstrating significant leadership in integrating social, environmental and ethical issues into its...
September 20, 2011
Liza Grandia, Assistant Professor at Clark University’s International Development, Community, and Environment (IDCE) Department, has been granted a Fulbright Canada award to conduct research at McGill University. Grandia will focus on Dow Chemical’s NAFTA challenge of Canada’s ban of the herbicide 2,4-D, due to its alleged...
September 16, 2011
Clark University Provost Davis Baird has announced the appointment of the next holders of four endowed chairs. Arshad Kudrolli has been appointed to a three-year term as the new Jan and Larry Landry University Professor. Established in 1997, the Landry University Professorship is made possible by a generous gift from Larry...
September 15, 2011
Fitchburg Mayor Lisa A. Wong (黃素芬), Massachusetts’ first female mayor of Chinese heritage and so far the United States' second youngest Chinese-heritage mayor, will speak at Clark University about education and Chinese heritage issues, at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, in the Grace Conference Room, Higgins University...
September 15, 2011
More than 1,000 people from around the globe will travel to Clark University on September 24th to participate in an international summit on Informed Activism: Scarce Resources, Armed Conflict and Congo.  Convened by the University’s Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, in partnership with Los Angeles based...
September 14, 2011
♦ Fall Symposium to focus on ‘Why We Educate’ ♦  This fall, Clark University’s Higgins School of Humanities will celebrate 25 years since its founding by Alice Coonley Higgins.  Since 1986, the Higgins School as provided a wealth of support through grants for humanities faculty research, sponsored innovative...
September 13, 2011
Clark University’s academic caliber and financial value has helped it climb up ten spots from last year to earn a No. 31 ranking in the “Great Schools, Great  Prices” category of the 2012 edition of America’s Best Colleges released by the U.S News Media Group. “We think it is especially noteworthy that Clark was recognized...
September 9, 2011
David McDonough, director of Career Services; Mark Miller, professor of Political Science; Attorney General Martha Coakley; President David Angel; Matt Diamond '12 Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley urged a Clark audience to keep close watch on the debates surrounding the constitutionality of several major...
September 9, 2011
Read: Rich Fields '03 remembers September 11 ten years later.
September 6, 2011
Cheryl Hamilton '01 “My senior thesis changed my life.”
September 6, 2011
Dr. Jessie Gruman Jessie Gruman, Ph.D., nationally known health care author and expert on patient engagement, will deliver the Alex Drapos Memorial Lecture, “That’s Not What I Wanted to Hear!: Evidence-Based Medicine and our Hard Choices,” at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 4, in Razzo Hall. The Alex Drapos Memorial Lecture Series...
September 2, 2011
Clark's 2010-2011 recruitment poster features an upside-down Zachary Meager '12. The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has named Clark University a winner in the 2011 CASE Circle of Excellence Awards Program. Clark received a silver award in the category of Individual Student Recruitment Packages:...
August 17, 2011
Sierra magazine’s fifth annual ranking of the nation’s “Coolest Schools” places Clark University at No. 17. A salute to the efforts of colleges around the country helping to solve climate issues and operate sustainably, the Sierra cover feature spotlights the schools that are making a true impact for the planet, from Clark...
August 10, 2011
Clark Labs is the recipient of a two-year, $1.8 million grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation to develop a decision support software application for land management. The new software suite will be built upon Clark Lab’s Land Change Modeler, an application developed for land change analysis, prediction and the...
August 9, 2011
Clark University is listed in Forbes’ annual “America's Best Colleges” report, rising further into the top third at #125 on the list of 650 schools recognized this year, up from #161 overall in 2010. Besides the overall ranking, Clark is listed as follows in separate categories: #111 in Private Colleges #38 in Research...
August 5, 2011
Clark University is one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education, as recognized by The Princeton Review in its newly released college guidebook, “The Best 376 Colleges: 2012 Edition.” Clark is also among the institutions deemed “Best in the Northeast.”

Pages