Clarkson University http://wrvo.org en Researchers investigate link between water pollution and NY property values http://wrvo.org/post/researchers-investigate-link-between-water-pollution-and-ny-property-values <p></p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:25:23 +0000 Kate O'Connell 48271 at http://wrvo.org Researchers investigate link between water pollution and NY property values Twenty-year-old starts second business with purchase of Watertown commercial building http://wrvo.org/post/twenty-year-old-starts-second-business-purchase-watertown-commercial-building <p>Many 16-year-olds might dream about starting their own business. But it takes a special kind of teenager to turn an operation launched in his parents' basement into a six-figure profit earner in just four years. After succeeding wildly with his web development and design company, North Shore Solutions, Clarkson University junior Matthew Turcotte, now age 20, is embarking on his second venture: commercial real estate.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 14:10:26 +0000 Joanna Richards 33821 at http://wrvo.org Twenty-year-old starts second business with purchase of Watertown commercial building Clarkson team hopes autism research could lead to earlier diagnosis http://wrvo.org/post/clarkson-team-hopes-autism-research-could-lead-earlier-diagnosis <p>About one in 88 children in America are thought to have some form of autism. Usually, the illness that affects communication and social abilities is diagnosed when autistic children show slower language development than other kids. But a team at Clarkson University in Potsdam is hoping their research into the disease might make earlier diagnosis and intervention possible.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 14:03:07 +0000 Joanna Richards 31988 at http://wrvo.org Clarkson team hopes autism research could lead to earlier diagnosis IBM grant recognizes Clarkson smart grid researcher http://wrvo.org/post/ibm-grant-recognizes-clarkson-smart-grid-researcher <p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced New York would invest $250 million to develop smart grid technologies to modernize the state's energy grid. At Clarkson University, the highly regarded science and engineering school in St. Lawrence County, a professor working on smart energy grid systems was just awarded a grant by IBM. The $10,000 prize will help him continue his research, and develop coursework for students to train the next generation to use this hot technology. Thu, 22 Nov 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Joanna Richards 29503 at http://wrvo.org IBM grant recognizes Clarkson smart grid researcher