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Welcome to #Clarktoberfest!

This is your place to explore everything you need to know about Clark. Join our live sessions, be a part of a live campus tour, or schedule your interview — all virtually. And if you still have questions, contact us. We are here to help and would like nothing more than to make sure you learn all you need to learn about Clark.

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Academics: School of Management

Clark has a business school in addition to being a research university with a liberal arts approach to education. Come learn more from the faculty at the School of Management!

Date:  Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:  6 – 6:45 p.m.

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Applying to Clark and College Search Tips

Wondering how Clark reads an application? Need some help brainstorming your essay topic? What does test optional really mean? If you’ve wondered this and more, this session is for you!

Date:  Saturday, October 24, 2020
Time:  2 – 2:45 p.m.

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BIPOC and First-Gen Communities

Curious about the experiences of Clark students who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), and students who are first in their families to go to college (First-Generation)? Join current Clarkies as they introduce you to communities, spaces, and events for students who share these identities.

Date:  Sunday, October 25, 2020
Time:  4 – 4:45 p.m.

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Worcester: A College City

Worcester is the second largest city in New England! Come learn about what makes Worcester special, why it’s such a great college city, and how students access the city for internships, volunteering, and fun.

Date:  Monday, October 26, 2020
Time:  5:30 – 6:15 p.m.

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Athletics at Clark

Interested in playing DIII sports in college? What about a club or intramural team? This panel will help you learn how you can be involved in athletics at Clark.

Date:  Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Time:  7 – 7:45 p.m.

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Accelerated Master’s Program

Did you know that if you spend four years at Clark earning your undergraduate degree, then you have the opportunity to earn your master’s degree tuition-free in a fifth year? Welcome to the accelerated master’s program!

Date:  Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Time:  4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

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Research at Clark

It is really easy to get involved in research as an undergraduate at Clark. We are a research university taking a liberal arts approach, after all! Learn about some of the exciting projects taking place on campus right now.
Date:  Thursday, October 29, 2020
Time:  3 – 3:45 p.m.

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Ask a Clarkie

This session is by students and for students. Spend some time asking anything you need to know about Clark before Clarktoberfest comes to a sad but satisfying end.

Date:  Friday, October 30, 2020
Time:  7 – 7:45 p.m.

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Past Sessions

New to Clark? Learn the basics before you dive into the details during Clarktoberfest!

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LEEP stands for Liberal Education and Effective Practice. Here at Clark, we have an innovative approach to our curriculum based on research, and we’d love for you to learn more about it.

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Want to know more about Clark’s resources for students who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), and students who are first in their families to go to college (First-Generation)? Join this session to learn about our Multicultural and First Generation Student Support office — your home away from home!

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Interested in taking classes in the arts? Faculty look forward to giving your more insight into their classes and departments.

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Our Career Connections Center is five offices in one. This team assists our undergraduates in finding an internship or similar hands-on experience before their senior year, and ensures that 98 percent of our recent graduates become employed, enter graduate school, or engage in meaningful service like Peace Corps within six months of graduation.

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Love English, history, philosophy, and other subjects in the humanities? Then join our faculty as they share their love of their departments and answer your questions.

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Interested in studying abroad during college? Learn about Clark’s opportunities — including how your financial aid at Clark can be used to send you across the world, or to unique experiences in other parts of the U.S.

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Are you a joiner or a leader? No matter which one describes you, Clark has over 130 clubs and organizations that you’ll learn much more about in this student-centered panel.

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From Mathematics and Computer Science to Data Science, Actuarial Science, Mathematical Finance, and Social Data Analytics, this session will cover many exciting opportunities and programs at Clark. Data and analysis impact all aspects of our society and improve our lives. Come learn what interesting projects Clark students and faculty have been working on, and ask questions!

Nervous about your first year of college? Unsure of what to expect? Hear from our students: a resident adviser, a peer mentor, and an underclassman about their personal first-year experiences, and about how they support our incoming first-year students in their current roles as campus leaders.

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Curious about how Clark awards need-based aid and merit scholarships? Our director of Admissions Operations & Analytics and director of Financial Aid will be on hand to present more detailed information and take lots of questions. You are encouraged to attend as a family.

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If you like studying subjects like psychology, economics, and sociology, this session is for you! We will have faculty from the social sciences ready to answer your many questions.

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What is it like to attend Clark as an international student? How does the application process work? This panel will address those questions and more.

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Transferring schools can be both an exciting and daunting process. Whether you are looking for the next choice in your educational path, or need to find a better fit, this panel will help transfer students learn more about the application process and the transition to Clark as a transfer student.

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Are you interested in careers in health or careers that benefit from a law degree? We’ll have the faculty advisers for those programs available to describe the student trajectory and answer any questions you have.

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