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Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 25, 2010
When seconds mattered and a life depended on cool heads and capable hands, five members of the Clark Emergency Medical Services (EMS), a student emergency response team at Clark University, met a rare challenge and saved a life. The Clark EMS squad members were honored as  American Red Cross Heroes, at the eighth annual...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 24, 2010
A new school for young women was dedicated recently in southeastern Sudan and it bears the name of two individuals, one a Clark University alumnus, who were shot and killed by Sudanese gunmen in Khartoum in 2008. The Granville-Abbas Girls’ Secondary School was dedicated on International Women’s Day, March 8, in the town of...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 16, 2010
From Mass Moments: "On this day [March 16] in 1926, Clark University physics professor Robert Goddard launched the world's first liquid fuel rocket — and with it the space age. Standing in a snow-covered field in Auburn, Massachusetts, he watched as the rocket he had built rose 41 feet into the air, flew for two and a half...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 15, 2010
Historian Marilyn Young will deliver this year’s Bland-Lee lectures, “Necessary Wars of Choice:  Counterinsurgency and the American Way of War” and “Korea:  Turning up the Heat on the Cold War,” respectively at Clark University on Wednesday, March 17, and Thursday, March 18, at 4 p.m. in the Grace Conference Room of the...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 12, 2010
Clark University Assistant Professor of Environmental Science & Policy Jennie Stephens traveled to Washington, D.C., joining a delegation of prominent scientists and economists who met personally with members of Congress to deliver a call for strong climate action legislation. Stephens met with Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA)...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 11, 2010
Thirty Clark University students didn’t head home to recharge their batteries or spend time relaxing in the sun this week, during Spring Break 2010. These students and faculty are spending time in Brazil, Haiti, Nicaragua and South Dakota, building houses and helping humanitarian aid organizations. Regardless of what one...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 11, 2010
From March 24 through March 27, Clark University will join with other Worcester institutions in honoring poet and activist Charles Olson, who  was born in the city on Dec. 27, 1910, and was an English instructor at the University for two years. The Worcester County Poetry Association is planning the centennial celebration...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 11, 2010
The Massachusetts Small Business Development Center at Clark University has been selected to receive the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 2010 SBDC Service for Excellence and Innovation Award.  In announcing the award, SBA District Director Bob Nelson, noted: “This is a well-deserved and distinct honor that reflects...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 9, 2010
"Think your marriage is rock solid? Meet the man who says every couple needs an annual marital checkup to fix what you might not even know is broken!" That’s how the Rachael Ray daytime talk show introduced guest expert and Clark University associate professor James Córdova for the March 9 segment featuring Córdova’s...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 4, 2010
Peapod Squad DVD (Kaylie Curran "Peapod Queen") The Clark University Peapod Squad took first place at the 2010 College Beanpot Improv Tournament, held Feb. 24-27 at ImprovBoston. Peapod competed against eight other area college improv teams to win first place, the third Beanpot title for the squad.
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 3, 2010
The Clark University Intercollegiate Mock Trial Teams performed well at the New England Regional Tournament that was held on the Clark campus Feb. 19-21, earning a trip to the sub-national tournament in Boston later this month. At the tournament, which included 27 teams from 16 colleges and universities from throughout the...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 2, 2010
Fresh off of the fourth NEWMAC Tournament Championship in school history, upstart Clark University will face Albright University out of the Commonwealth Conference in the first round of the 2010 NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Championship.  The game is slated to begin at 8 p.m. Friday, March 5, at Albright, in Reading...
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March 1, 2010
Watch: An overview of Clark University, its students and faculty.
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 28, 2010
University named to President’s Honor Roll for Civic Engagement
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 25, 2010
Steven Rothstein, president of the Perkins School for the Blind, one of the world’s leading institutions for educating the blind and deaf-blind, will present "Individuals with Disabilities: The Next Civil Rights Movement,” as part of Clark University’s Difficult Dialogues program at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3, in Tilton...
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February 25, 2010
Clark Voices is Clark University's multimedia portal. Explore our videos, podcasts, blogs and stories to keep up with Clarkies on campus, in the community and around the world. Stay connected with Clark by subscribing to Clark Voices where you'll find links to all of Clark's social media sites. Clark University is one of...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 22, 2010
Anna Moran ’10, Sarah Richard ’11, Prof. Srini Sitaraman, Katerina Antoniou ’10, Fei Lu ’11, and Abir Joshi ’11 at the Model U.N. conference. Twenty-four students on the Clark University Model United Nations participated and team delegates earned four awards in the highly competitive, international Harvard National...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 19, 2010
Clark University’s Office of Intercultural Affairs will present Sapphire, poet and author of the 1996 novel “Push” (which may be better known by its film adaptation title "Precious"), as part of their Black History month celebration at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 22, in Daniels Theater, Atwood Hall on Downing Street,...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 18, 2010
Clark University sophomore All-American diver Eileen Garcia (New York, N.Y.) is featured in the February 22 issue of Sports Illustrated. The issue, which hits newsstands on Thursday (Feb. 18) and has American speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno on the cover, has Garcia in the famed "Faces in the Crowd" section detailing her...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 17, 2010
James R. Gomes, director of the Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise, at Clark University, was the special guest on “Politics in the Age of Obama,” an episode of White House Chronicle, hosted by Llewellyn King. Gomes discussed the role of Clark and other institutions of higher education in influencing lawmakers by...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 11, 2010
Photos provided by Alexa Navasero and Eiji Miura. Ten Clark University students and one Clark alumnus recently returned from Bo, Sierra Leone, with David Jordan, president of Seven Hills Foundation, and longtime adjunct professor at Clark University. Many of the students who participated in the trip had completed Jordan...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 10, 2010
Clark University was recently named to CollegeSurfing.com’s list of 50 Social Media Innovators in Higher Education, earning a bronze medal in the “Web 2.0 College Olympics.” Clark landed 41st among the fifty schools that CollegeSurfing said “captivated us with their social media savvy.”
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February 10, 2010
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Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 7, 2010
WORCESTER, MA—Clark University President John Bassett was installed as Chair of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) at the organization’s annual meeting on Feb. 3, in Washington, D.C. President Bassett’s one-year term as chair of NAICU’s board was ratified by...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
February 5, 2010
WORCESTER, MA— Clark University’s Difficult Dialogues Initiative and The Public Conversations Project, a leading dialogue consulting organization based in Watertown, Mass., will host a conference, “Inviting Dialogue; Renewing the Deep Purposes of Higher Education,” on Thursday, February 11 and Friday, February 12. The...

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