Campus News & Events

Campus news, announcements and events of broad appeal.

March 28: Higgins School lecture will examine American humor and the rise of Trump

Brother Jonathan Runs for President: American Humor, Vernacular Values, and the Rise of Trump Tuesday, March 28 at 7p.m.  Higgins Lounge, Dana Commons 2nd Floor Challenges to America’s most sacred myths fuel the traditions of vernacular humor, which asserts faith in ordinary Americans and mistrust of elites. Spoof presidential campaigns by ostensibly ordinary citizens — heirs…

April 3: Marsh/Kasperson seminar series presents Geller-endowed lecture, ‘Waters People Value’

The George Perkins Marsh Institute and Jeanne X. Kasperson Library 2016-2017 Seminar Series The Albert, Norma and Howard ’77 Geller Endowed Lecture Monday, April 3; 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. University Center, Grace Conference Room Waters     People     Value Julie Hewitt Associate Director for Economics, US EPA’s Office of Water Former Staff Economist, President’s Council of Economic Advisers…

Visual & Performing Arts presents Shakespeare’s ‘Henry IV, Part One,’ Tuesday through Sunday

Tuesday, March 21 – Sunday, March 26 7:30 p.m. Michelson Theater, Little Center Free with college I.D.; $5 for the general public Civil Disobedience. Honor. Leadership. Legacy. Responsibility. War. These are just some of the themes explored in Shakespeare’s “Henry IV, Part One.” It follows the story of the disaffected Prince Hal and his partner-in-crime,…

March 21: Sustainability Collaborative & Black Student Union present a conversation on environmental racism with Dr. Atyia Martin

All are welcome to attend this important and relevant event. Tuesday, March 21 6:30 p.m.: Meet and Greet 7 to 9 p.m.: Presentation Dr. Atyia Martin, Boston’s first Chief Resilience Officer, will be at Clark for a conversation on environmental justice and how issues of race and gender intersect with issues of public health, sustainability…

March 26 is registration deadline to present at Academic Spree Day (April 26)

Call for Presentations for Academic Spree DayATTENTION CLARK UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS Call for Presentations for Academic Spree Day. Registration is due by March 26. Academic Spree Day will be held on Wednesday, April 26, from noon to 4:30 p.m. in the Higgins University Center and the Academic Commons/Goddard Library. Register online Both students and faculty can access…