Cleighton Smith ’77

Cleighton Smith ’77 recently became a life member of ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers), which is the highest level one can obtain within the organization.

Brian Sinsabaugh ’07 MBA ’08

Brian T. Sinsabaugh ’07 MBA ’08, an associate in the Land Use and Zoning Practice Groups at Certilman Balin and based in the Hauppauge office, was named to the 2020 New York Metro Rising Stars list of Super Lawyers. He handles an array of matters including land use and zoning […]

David Spatz ’68

A generous gift from David M. Spatz of West Hills Lake, Tex., has established the David M. Spatz ’68 Endowed Chair to support the Director of Clarkson University’s nationally- recognized Engineering and Management (E&M) Program. The endowment will contribute to salary, benefits, and research funds for the Spatz Chair. Spatz […]

Bob Ziek ’78

Robert R. Ziek Jr, Clarkson University class of 1978, has been re-elected to the Clarkson University Board of Trustees. He will serve on the Financial Affairs and Academic Mission committees. Ziek was first elected to the Clarkson University Board of Trustees in February 2010 and served two terms ending October […]

Amanda Zullo ’05

Amanda Zullo was recently appointed principal at J.W. Leary Junior High School in Massena, NY. This will be her first building principalship. She brings to it 12 years of teaching at the middle school level, as well as work with State Ed and Champlain Valley Educational Services on developing standards, […]

Clarkson Student Interns Work with an Alumnus to Promote Conservation in the Everglades

Clarkson alumnus, Steve Scherer ’69 – Grassy Waters Conservancy VP, reached out to our Career Services office to find help promoting the Conservancy’s efforts. Due to COVID-19 their web and social media support was significantly reduced. Student interns Cynthia Huerta ’23 and Isaac Choi ’22 kept the Conservancy’s website going […]

Alumnus Publishes First Book

Conrad R. Hoffman ’53, a Chemical Engineer, worked for Union Carbide Inc. in the Battery Products Div. both domestically and internationally. His avocations included flying and flight instruction, amateur radio, motorcycles, sailboats, and even building a house. As an avid reader of thrillers, he decided to write his own, which […]

Mark Mininberg MBA ’20

Mark Mininberg MBA ’20 for being productive during the Covid-19 lockdown by painting Warhammer miniatures. Mark was asked by the Master of the forge podcast ( to paint some models that they got early as part of the Warhammer 40k Indominus box set. In the painting of said models for […]

John Kodumal (The Clarkson School alumnus)

John Kodumal (The Clarkson School alumnus) for his role in launching the next generation of start ups with Atlassian. Read more here:

Kurt Rademacher ’02

Kurt recently joined Barton & Loguidice in their Facilities Practice Area as Senior Managing Engineer in the firm’s Syracuse, NY office. He has nearly 20 years of experience in quality review, HVAC analysis, system selection and presentation, project execution & planning, construction support, peer review and proposal development.