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Wanted: Answers and Impact

As a research university, we have a responsibility to seek fundamental truths and develop solutions to society’s most pressing problems. The impact of our work can be felt from the streets of Worcester to the savannas of Africa and the Arctic tundra.

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Teachers. Mentors. Pioneers.

Faculty Research

From Siberia to China to downtown Worcester, our faculty members follow their curiosity in many directions as they pursue their research. Their groundbreaking discoveries shape not only their respective fields, but also their lessons and lectures in the classroom.

Our Stories

Why did Nazis co-opt Bruckner’s music?

Professor Korstvedt explores Third Reich’s embrace of Bruckner’s works

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Clark is her college for all seasons

Student-athlete is driven to excel

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Unraveling the issue of Holocaust forgiveness

Casey Bush interns at Buchenwald Memorial

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Book examines Russia, Turkey and gender bias cases

Authors examine successful outcomes in European Court of Human Rights cases

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Why did Nazis co-opt Bruckner’s music?

Professor Korstvedt explores Third Reich’s embrace of Bruckner’s works

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Clark geographer earns transportation board honor

Susan Hanson recognized for leadership and service

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Book examines Russia, Turkey and gender bias cases

Authors examine successful outcomes in European Court of Human Rights cases

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Media turn to Professor Frey for Arctic expertise

Arctic Report Card depicts damaging effects of rising temperatures

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Adding another dimension to biology

Biochemistry students learn about viruses via 3D-printed models

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Clark is her college for all seasons

Student-athlete is driven to excel

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Unraveling the issue of Holocaust forgiveness

Casey Bush interns at Buchenwald Memorial

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Solar project aims to power cell phones

Megan McIntyre taps into sun's energy

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Hands-on. Minds-on.

Undergraduate Research

Clark undergraduates work side-by-side with faculty researchers as part of a process we call elbow teaching — collaborating closely to make essential scholarly contributions. How will you make a difference?

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Question Everything

Graduate Research

As part of Clark’s vibrant community of daring thinkers, you’ll collaborate with faculty experts and talented, insightful peers. Your research will become part of an essential body of knowledge that advances understanding and creates a positive impact.