Conferences and Events

Please Save the Dates for the following

Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley’s Events:

Saturday Sept. 23, 2023

Workshop on Interdisciplinary Scholarship
and Collaborations

This workshop will discuss varied approaches to interdisciplinary scholarship, including projects that cut across academic and community organizations. It will address challenges and strategies for successful interdisciplinary partnerships and provide opportunities for participants to make connections and identify potential future collaborators.


Tiffany Rea-Fisher                 Executive Director, Adirondack Diversity Initiative
Katherine Cleary                   Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, SUNY Potsdam
Kathleen Kavanagh               Director, Institute for STEM Education, Clarkson University
Susan Powers                        Director, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, Clarkson University

Saturday Sept. 23, 2023
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Clarkson University Barben Rooms
Lunch will be provided

Please register by September 13 at:

This workshop is sponsored by the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley, Clarkson University Faculty Development Committee, and Clarkson Provost.

Questions? E-mail Lisa Propst at or JoAnn Rogers at

SUNY Canton

Please Save the Dates!
Faculty/Student Dialogues: Microaggressions: Classroom, Campus, Community
Please be sure to register here or use the QR code within the flyer below

Any questions, please contact:  Christina Leshko, Lecturer, Department of Social Sciences, SUNY Canton,


(North Country Partnership for Environmental Action, Community, and Sustainability) 

is pleased to announce

North Country Sustainability Day and Green Living Fair
Dates: Friday, October 27, 2023 and Saturday, October 28, 2023
Clarkson University
Link to  Directions / Campus Map 

Call for Proposals

Posters – Artwork – Workshops 
Saturday, October 28, 2023 
Clarkson University’s Educational Resource Center (ERC )
Deadline for proposals: September 22nd at 5pm

For more information on Sustainability Day and Green Living Fair visit:


Faculty Seminar: Mathematics Conference and Competition of Northern New York (MCCNNY) 2024

(More details coming soon)

Anticipated Date of Seminar: March 2, 2024

The Mathematics Conference and Competition of Northern New York (MCCNNY) 2024 is a one day conference that will bring faculty and students from the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley. All undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty who are interested in the mathematical sciences (not necessarily majoring in mathematics) are welcomed to participate in the conference. We aim to foster collaborations between the mathematics departments within the Associated Colleges, interdisciplinary work between mathematics and applied sciences between all faculty and students in the local area, and to increase participation from other disciplines in local, national, and international mathematics communities.

Any questions, please contact:  Guangming Yao, Dept. of Math, Clarkson University,, (315) 268-6496

Past Conferences & Events:


Business in the Spotlight-Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley

Academic Counselors Conference 2023

Faculty Seminar: “The Role of Generative A.I. in Classrooms”

Responsible Teaching in a Violent Culture Zoom Worskhop by Koritha Mitchell

Clarkson University

Clarkson is a nationally ranked research university located in Potsdam, New York offering comprehensive programs in business, engineering, arts and sciences and health sciences. As a student-centered institution, Clarkson emphasizes a dynamic collaborative approach to learning through programs that span boundaries across disciplines and outstanding focused research.

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SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton provides an accessible, affordable, high-quality education to students in New York and beyond. With diverse academic programs and a focus on real-world application, our hands-on education SUNY College of Technology at Canton prepares students for successful careers. The College offers 23 bachelor’s degrees, 22 associate degrees, and 7 one-year professional certificate programs. SUNY Canton OnLine offers 8 bachelor’s degrees, and more than 370 courses, fully online, so students can access our outstanding programs from anywhere with internet access. Ranked among the top U.S. Colleges for being military-friendly and environmentally focused, SUNY Canton invests in the potential of each of its

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SUNY Potsdam

The State University of New York at Potsdam prepares students to act as engaged global citizens and to lead lives enriched by critical thought, creativity and discovery. As an inclusive scholarly community rooted in its historic role in providing exemplary teacher and music education and leadership in the fine and performing arts, SUNY Potsdam is committed to the liberal arts and sciences as an academic foundation.
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St. Lawrence University

Founded in 1856, St. Lawrence University is a private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.

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