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Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
July 19, 2010
Clark University’s Graduate School of Management (GSOM) has partnered with the Peace Corps’ Fellows/USA program. At the GSOM, returned Peace Corps volunteers can work toward an MBA degree in a variety of concentrations, including social change. The social change track is comprised of courses in social entrepreneurship,...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
July 19, 2010
Clark University scholars are participants at the XVIII International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2010) in Vienna (July 18 to 23). The theme of the conference, which is expected to draw more than 25,000 attendees, is “Rights Here, Right Now.” Convened by the International AIDS Society, the biennial international conference...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
July 15, 2010
High school psychology teachers from California to Maine will be at Clark from Monday, July 26, to Wednesday, July 28, to attend the sixth annual American Psychological Association-Clark University Workshop for High School Teachers. The APA Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools (TOPSS) and the American...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
June 30, 2010
After 23 years, Clark University Director of Athletics and Recreation Linda Moulton has announced she will retire from her position effective December 31, 2010. “Linda Moulton is one of the hardest working, fairest, and most thoughtful university administrators I have ever met,” said Clark University President John Bassett...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
June 16, 2010
Building projects on campus include renovations to first-year residence halls  --
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
June 15, 2010
The following Clark University undergraduates are participating in summer internships in the non-profit sector thanks to stipends from Larry Franks '73, Ellen Berelson and the Theodore H. Barth Foundation. Billy Adams, from Augusta, Maine, is interning at Equality California in Fresno, Calif. Adams will be a senior at...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
June 11, 2010
Clark University is hosting the Animals and Society Institute’s 2010 Human-Animal Studies Fellowship Conference, under way since May 24 and featuring public presentations by 20 distinguished scholars from around the world, from June 28 through July 1. This is the fourth year of the six-week ASI program, which brings...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
June 3, 2010
Esteemed scientist Anthony Bebbington will become director of Clark University’s acclaimed Graduate School of Geography, also assuming the title of Higgins Professor of Environment and Society.  Bebbington was appointed in March 2009 to assume the position starting July 2010.
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 27, 2010
Mel Melkonian For the second time this year, a Clark University student-athlete will be featured in the world’s most prominent sports magazine. First-year, two-sport star Mel Melkonian (Worcester, Mass./Saint Peter Marian) will appear in the May 31 edition of Sports Illustrated’s famed “Faces In The Crowd” section, the...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 25, 2010
The Clark University Alumni Association recognized Beth Regan, of Tolland, Conn., with this year’s Outstanding Secondary Educator Award (OSEA) on Sunday, May 23. The award recognizes secondary-school teachers for the critical role they play in preparing students for higher education.  It is presented at Honors Convocation...
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May 24, 2010
Maggie Small '10 talks about her work with the Worcester Tree Initiative, which is taking steps to repopulate local trees destroyed by the Asian Longhorned Beetle.
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 23, 2010
Clark University celebrated its 105th Commencement on Sunday, May 23. Degrees were granted to 967 Clark graduates: 522 baccalaureate, 413 masters, and 32 doctoral. Richard F. Celeste, president of Colorado College, delivered the Commencement address, asking graduates to see with new eyes. In his address to the graduates,...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 20, 2010
Thomas Kuehne, Clark University Professor of History and Strassler Family Chair in the Study of Holocaust History, was recently awarded a fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation in support of his proposed book-length essay, “Struggling for Beauty.”
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 18, 2010
A Clark University student team made it into the top ten among groups from more than 3,000 colleges and universities to take part in this year’s ONE Campus Challenge, a friendly competition to determine which university’s student body has the most effective poverty-fighting campaign. * View the Clark team's ONE Campus...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 16, 2010
There will be more than the usual pomp and circumstance this graduation season for Clark University President John Bassett, who received an honorary doctorate degree at Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s 142nd commencement exercises on May 15.  The occasion marked the first-ever Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters bestowed...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 13, 2010
Seven Clark undergraduate students were recently named Steinbrecher Fellows; all will undertake projects this summer and during the 2010-2011 academic year.  The Steinbrecher Fellowship Program was established in 2006 to encourage and support Clark undergraduates’ pursuit of original ideas, creative research, and community...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
May 6, 2010
"Namaste" means “Welcome” in Nepali. Clark's International Development, Community and Environment Department is applying a thoughtfully practiced, proven model of community development and social change in the town of Concord, N.H., working alongside hundreds of Bhutanese refugees of Nepali descent who are striving to...
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May 6, 2010
"Namaste" means "Welcome" in Nepali. Clark's International Development, Community and Environment Department is applying a thoughtfully practiced, proven model of community development and social change in the town of Concord, N.H., working alongside hundreds of Bhutanese refugees of Nepali descent who are striving to...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
April 30, 2010
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April 28, 2010
Read: Barry Lazar loves telling a good story. There's the one about the panhandlers who patrol the sidewalk outside Schwartz's Deli in Montreal...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
April 27, 2010
Clark Professor Laurie Ross has been awarded the The Katharine F. Erskine Award by the YWCA. This award recognizes women who have demonstrated leadership and reached exemplary levels of achievement in their professions and communities. Professor Ross is the recipient of the Erskine Award for Education. Ross, an Assistant...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
April 26, 2010
With funds from the Compton Foundation, Clark's International Development, Community and Environment department continues to support Environment and Sustainable Development (ESD) Fellowships for master’s level graduate students whose studies focus on cross-cutting themes and issues related to the environment and...
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April 26, 2010
Read: Marian Leighton Levy ’70 wandered the country in pursuit of the heart and soul of Americana music...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
April 23, 2010
Clark is featured in the “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 286 Green Colleges,” a new, comprehensive guidebook that recognizes the impressive environmental and sustainability programs at universities and colleges across the country. The Princeton Review, in partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), released...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
April 22, 2010
Clark's Academic Commons at Goddard Library has received an award in the “Building Additions Category” from the the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP). The Academic Commons at Goddard Library was designed by Steven M. Foote, of Perry Dean Rogers Partners Architects, Boston, and built by Consigli...

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