Campus News & Events

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March 10: Practice the The Art of Play at an improv workshop with Dan Balel ’08 and Prof. Gino DiIorio

Tuesday, March 10 at 7 p.m. Higgins Lounge at Dana Commons Improvisation involves listening, collaboration, and focus. It demands that we give up control, be present, and work in the service of imagination. In these respects, it distills the qualities of creativity and makes them visible, reminding us that what looks like play is often…

March 18: Friends of Goddard Library presents lecture on 1870 ‘new’ woman

On Wednesday, March 18, Friends of Goddard Library present a talk with Dr. Claudia Lauper Bushman, a scholar-in-residence at the American Antiquarian Society. America’s New Woman Circa 1870: Harriet Hanson Robinson Goes to Boston Wednesday, March 18 Reception at 4:00, program at 4:30 Goddard Library Rare Book Room Dr. Bushman will speak about one post-bellum “new” woman’s view of…

March 18 Geller Jazz Concert will celebrate Dave Liebman; tickets available online now

Clark University is delighted to host the second Geller Jazz Concert, in honor of special guest saxophonist Dave Liebman. A Dave Liebman Celebration will featuring the Elvin Jones Lighthouse Project and the Dave Liebman Quartet, with guest artists including Lenny White, Ron McClure, and Billy Hart. Wednesday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m. Razzo Hall, Traina Center…

Environmental Science and Policy Symposium is March 11

Please join us for the 2015 Environmental Science & Policy Research Symposium, on Wednesday, March 11 from 3 to 5 p.m. in Dana Commons. Graduating Master of Science students will present posters of their final projects and, as usual, there will be an impressive diversity of topics, findings and geographical contexts (from Worcester to Nepal…

Apply now for Harrington Public Affairs Fellowship – deadline is March 16

Additional details and an application form are available online at http://www.clarku.edu/departments/politicalscience/pdfs/HarringtonFellowshipApplication.pdf http://www.clarku.edu/departments/politicalscience/research/harrington.cfm or in the Political Science Department office, JEFF 302   Post expires at 3:38pm on Tuesday March 17th, 2015

Student entrepreneurs win Ureka! Big Idea Challenge at Clark

Top projects include agraponic food systems, a campus pub, and help for students struggling academically Each spring, the Innovation & Entrepreneurship program at Clark University holds the Ureka! Big Idea Challenge, a contest that encourages students to propose creative ideas that benefit the Clark community and beyond. The winners receive funding to help turn their…

March 11 President’s Lecture: ‘Water Scarcity: Threat or Opportunity?’

David Goodtree, co-founder of the New England Water Innovation Network (NEWIN), will discuss “Water Scarcity: Geopolitical Threat or Technology Opportunity?” a free, public lecture presented by the President’s Lecture Series at Clark University, beginning at 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, in Razzo Hall in the Traina Center for the Arts on Downing Street. “If your…

March 12: Clark alum to present Marsh Institute lecture on small scale fishing

The George Perkins Marsh Institute and Jeanne X. Kasperson Library 2014-2015 Seminar Series Co-Sponsored with the Graduate School of Geography Colloquium Series Diverse Economies for Liveable Worlds: Experiments in Small Scale Fishing Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:15 – 1:15 p.m. University Center, Grace Conference Room Kevin St. Martin, Ph.D. ’99, Associate Professor, Department of Geography…