Misc Articles & Blogs

Brad McNamara posed inside a Leafy Green Machine, with a growing vegetable
May 17, 2018
Clark University’s Graduate School of Management (GSOM) will recognize Brad McNamara, MBA/M.S. ES&P '13, with the 2018 Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Alumni Award. This annual award, presented as part of the University’s commitment to this United Nations-supported initiative, recognizes an...
Exhibition titled "Cyanotypes: Photography’s Blue Period" at Worcester Art Museum
February 7, 2018
Clark Alumni and Friends Engagement hosted a Feb. 6 Faculty Series event at The Museum of Modern Art in New York featuring a lecture by Kristina Wilson, professor of art history. Wilson’s presentation centered on the exhibition "Cyanotypes: Photography’s Blue Period," which she co-curated at the Worcester Art Museum in...
Lady giving a speech during reunion dinner
November 6, 2017
If you’re like many Clarkies, you really care about what happens with the University years and even decades after you graduated. We see you at events across the country, and interact with you via phone, email and through social media when you see something you want to celebrate or that you’re concerned about. That’s why it...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
August 22, 2017
Citing a 2016 report by the nonpartisan Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity, former President Barack Obama stated “cybersecurity is one of the greatest challenges we face as a nation.” There’s a growing need for governments and businesses worldwide to address digital threats.
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
August 9, 2017
Clark University’s School of Professional Studies announces the launch of a concentration in information technology leadership, offered as part of its master’s of information technology (MSIT) program. Information Technology professionals pride themselves on the investments they make to increase their technical knowledge,...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 8, 2017
Graduate School of Management (GSOM) students who have taken Professor Lin Boldt’s Marketing Research class agree: there’s no better course for hands-on, practical experience in marketing. The course teaches students current, real-world marketing research skills and is highlighted by a semester-long project for a well-...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
December 6, 2016
As part of a class project, Clark University M.B.A. students provided Community Harvest Project, a nonprofit organization in North Grafton, Mass., with a sustainability action plan to help reduce operational costs, foster sustainable behavior and minimize the environmental impact of the farm.
November 2, 2016
As part of a Management Consulting Projects course, Clark University Graduate School of Management students worked with Old Sturbridge Village, the largest outdoor history museum in the Northeast, to analyze its accounting information system. Meeting first with museum representatives to decide on the project's scope, the...
Cloth rolls
November 2, 2016
As part of an examination of the global consumer trend toward sustainably produced products, which includes clothing, Clark University Graduate School of Management (GSOM) students took part in an “Eco-Fashion Sustainable Brand Review” project in a Sustainability Marketing course taught by Professor Tom Murphy. “The goal...
The exterior of The Hanover Theatre in Worcester
November 2, 2016
Clark University Graduate School of Management (GSOM) students recently worked with Worcester’s Hanover Theatre to create a Sustainability Action Plan for the organization.  The student-led project included implementable and achievable initiatives that helped the theater increase its sustainable practices. As the...
Kim Dougherty '98 brought law to the lab
November 1, 2015
In October 2012, doctors in 23 states recognized that an unusual pattern of disturbing symptoms cropping up among their patients was transforming from a medical mystery into a public health emergency. Something was clearly wrong. From CLARK alumni magazine, fall 2015 Then people started dying. The crisis, which ultimately...
Clark University logo
November 29, 2010
Watch: Abby Kaminski '11 is researching the impact of suburban lawn care practices on the local environment and writing a storybook to educate kids about these issues.
Jackalyne Phannenstiel '69
November 1, 2010
A swath of green grass greets me as I emerge from the Washington, D.C. Metro. Thanks to a local friend who had clarified the difference between the Pentagon City Metro stop (a shopping mall) and the Pentagon stop, I’ve managed to arrive at my destination on time and without getting lost. I follow several people proceeding...
Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University
March 23, 2017
When her father pulled up to Clark University for the first time, Robin Cohen ’06, M.P.A. ’07, refused to get out of the car. The high school junior found the campus too small, the neighborhood too gritty, and instantly determined there was no way the university she’d read about in “Colleges That Change Lives” could ever...
May 1, 2016
Professor Emerita Virginia Mason Vaughan taught in Clark’s English Department for 38 years and chaired it for 11 of those. She served on numerous faculty boards, led key search committees, and hired more than half of the current English faculty. Most importantly, she helped shepherd thousands of students into productive...