Campus News & Events

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Prof. Taner Akçam receives ‘Heroes of Justice and Truth’ award during Armenian Genocide Centennial commemoration

From the Clark News Hub: Clark University scholars long have been involved and outspoken about the Armenian Genocide. This spring in particular, as events of 1915 were commemorated and discussed at centenary events and among news media around the world, Clark voices and scholarship shed light on dark historical truths. Especially busy as a speaker,…

Clark U psychologist; sociologist share grant for community health assessment

Professors Esteban Cardemil of the Frances L. Hiatt School of Psychology and Rosalie Torres Stone of the Department of Sociology received a grant of $29,000 from the Fairlawn Fund of the Greater Worcester Community Foundation. Cardemil and Torres Stone, in collaboration with the Worcester Division of Public Health (WDPH) and the Systems and Psychosocial Advances…

Sustainable Transportation Options at Clark: Zipcar, NuRide, Bike Share and more!

With spring in full bloom, this is a great time to re-think the way you get around. From Zipcar to the Cycles of Change Bike Share, the NuRide program with MassRides to the Clark Car Pool Facebook group and many more, there’s no shortage of ways to get around the area in sustainable style. Some food for thought:…

Academic Spree Day is Wednesday, April 22

REMINDER: Academic Spree Day is April 22 12 to 4:30 p.m. Tilton Hall/Conference Rooms/University Center Academic Commons/Goddard Library Fuller & Prouty Conference Rooms/Goddard Library/4th floor Please come and show support for our University’s undergraduate students who will be presenting their research either through posters or oral presentations. View the 2015 Academic Spree Day program Posters…

April 17: University committee seeks input on new intellectual property policy

A University committee has recently been reviewing and revising Clark’s intellectual property policies, and invites comments from students. If you are entrepreneurially minded and/or working in a tech field, or just curious about the University’s position on intellectual property, come to this open forum on Friday, April 17, at 3 p.m. in Jonas Clark Hall room 218.

Residence halls see 4.2 percent decrease in energy consumption during Earth Week

Throughout Earth Week in March, Clark Unplugged: Do It In the Dark led a competition among the First-Year and Transfer residence halls — Bullock, JSC, Dodd and Wright — to see which halls could reduce energy consumption below baseline measurements from last year. During the week, Doing It 101 programs were held in Bullock, JSC, and…