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Clarkson University Civil Engineering Student Leads Team to Victory at National Conference

Clarkson University Civil Engineering Student Leads Team to Victory at National Conference

Clarkson University civil engineering student Jacqui Scibior ’16 of Sauquoit, N.Y., served as captain of the winning project team at the Construction Institute of American Society of Civil Engineers annual Student Days conference. The conference, hosted in Orange County, Calif. this summer, brought together 30 of the best engineering students in the country and divides […]

Clarkson University SPEED Teams Build Bridges at Lampson Falls

Clarkson University SPEED Teams Build Bridges at Lampson Falls

Clarkson University Student Projects for Engineering Experience & Design (SPEED) teams have joined forces to build bridges and improve their community. Students from the Clarkson Bridges to Prosperity (B2P) chapter and the Timber Bridge team traveled to Lampson Falls to replace and build a total of four new timber bridges this fall. A dozen students […]

Clarkson University Educator Leads Sourcebook Collaboration

Clarkson University Educator Leads Sourcebook Collaboration

A personal and professional friendship among four teachers has blossomed into an educator’s resource that can spur true inquiry in high school classrooms. Catherine Snyder, chair of the Department of Education at Clarkson University, was a high school teacher in 2003 when she and colleagues Mary Eads, Sean O’Connell and Richard Lasselle ’85 were pursuing […]

Clarkson University Researchers Publish Paper on New Ultra-High Density Data Storage Material Design

Clarkson University Researchers Publish Paper on New Ultra-High Density Data Storage Material Design

Clarkson University researchers have published a paper in a prestigious chemistry journal on the design of next-generation, ultra-high density data storage materials. The article, “Metal−Organic Frameworks as Platforms for the Controlled Nanostructuring of Single-Molecule Magnets,” appears in a 2015 issue of the Journal of American Chemical Society. Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science Mario […]

NSF Awards Clarkson University $1M to Develop Advanced Microgrid Technology

NSF Awards Clarkson University $1M to Develop Advanced Microgrid Technology

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced today that it has awarded Clarkson University $999,720 to develop advanced, resilient microgrid technology to improve disaster response capability. Thought of as an electrical island, or local region that is capable of becoming independent from the main power grid, a microgrid is a small electrical grid which relies on […]

Clarkson University Entrepreneurship Program Ranked in Top-20 by Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Magazine

Clarkson University Entrepreneurship Program Ranked in Top-20 by Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Magazine

Clarkson University’s Entrepreneurship Program is again one of the top 20 in the nation, according to the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. The two have named Clarkson to their undergraduate schools list of “Top Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2016,” where it ranks #17 www.princetonreview.com/entrepreneur . Based on surveys of business school administrators at more than 300 […]

Clarkson University Engineering Student Wins Community Service Scholarship Award from CICU

Clarkson University Engineering Student Wins Community Service Scholarship Award from CICU

The Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities in New York (CICU) has selected Clarkson University electrical engineering student Bakari Smith ’17 of Rochester, N.Y., for a 2016 Independent Sector Community Service Award for his dedication to sharing his love for music and technology with others. Smith is one of 10 outstanding New York Tuition Assistance […]

LC Drives: Spotlight on Startups at Clarkson University Shipley Center for Innovation

LC Drives: Spotlight on Startups at Clarkson University Shipley Center for Innovation

Even something as fundamental as an electric motor can still be improved, and that suits Russ Marvin just fine. He’s the CEO of LC Drives, a company that designs and manufactures ultra-efficient electric motors and generators for a variety of markets that include wind energy companies, oil and gas drilling businesses, and underwater use. His […]

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