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Clark University teacher ed­u­ca­tion pro­gram gar­ners state’s high­est dis­tinc­tion

The Clark University Master of Arts in Teaching program has been granted “approval with distinction” by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. “Approval with distinction” is the highest level of approval granted by the state. The program, run through Clark’s Adam Institute for Urban Teaching and School Practice, includes all of the programs for Massachusetts teacher licensure…

Princeton Review again names Clark a ‘best college’

Clark University once again has been recognized by The Princeton Review as one of the country’s best institutions for undergraduate education, and is included in the 2018 edition of the annual college guide, “The Best 382 Colleges.” Learn more about Clark University’s rankings and recognition Of America’s 2,500 four-year colleges, only about 15 percent are profiled in the Princeton…

April 28 & 29: NEWMAC baseball and women’s rowing championships; click for info

Directions | Bracket | Web Cast | Live Stats |  Championship Website First Round Friday, April 28 #5 MIT at #4 Clark 3:30 p.m. Granger Field (Clark University)  Tickets $5 for adults $3 for seniors $1 for students Children under 12 free Directions | Web Cast | Live Results  Championship Website | Digital Program Saturday, April 29 Lake Quinsigamond, Worcester 8:30 a.m. Fourth Varsity 8 8:45 a.m. Third…

English Dept. announces 2017 writing contest winners

Congratulations to the winners of the English Department’s 2017 writing contests. Prentiss Cheney Hoyt Poetry Contest First prize: Cassidy To ’17, “I Am” Second prize: Maria Connors ’20, “Tidal Eyes” Third prize: Jessica Hoops ’18, “Revelation”; Genevieve Mahoney ’17, “The Cat Called Kitty” Betty ‘79 & Stanley Sultan Short Story Contest First prize: Chukwuma Egbuzie ’19,…

No Recycling Crew pick-ups from May 2-June 1

First off, thank YOU for doing so much recycling this year! The Recycling Crew is proud to announce that Clark attained a 58% diversion rate and a 43% recycling rate as of April 2017. That is impressive — it means that by weight, almost 2/3 of what we ‘throw away’ is diverted from landfill. The…

Sustainable Clark: Recycling increased in 2016

We have tracked Clark’s recycling and diversion rates since 2011. Recycling rates are based on the total of all waste streams and recyclable items like paper, plastic, metal, and glass; diversion rates are based on total waste streams and recycling commodities, plus everything the university does not send to the landfill (compost, donations, e-waste, etc.).…