Leveraging science and technology to understand and protect rivers, estuaries and other important freshwater resources

Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM)

A hybrid online and in-person Clarkson Master of Science in Engineering Management for working professionals. 
Learn more and apply! 

The Big Picture

Learn how Beacon Institute of Clarkson University puts research, education and policy to work, expanding the understanding of waterways for the benefit of human health, ecosystem restoration, economic development and quality of life. 

Upcoming Events


Herps of the Hudson
Saturday July 30, 2016 10am

CEIE 199 Dennings Ave, Beacon

What's a herp you ask? Short for herpetology, which is the study of reptiles and amphibians. Meet live herps like snakes and skinks and explore how New York native species live and work for nature in your back yard with Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Environmental Educator Megan Hoffman. PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE

MSEM graduate programs in August and September.

Science Café
Thurs, Oct. 20, 7pm
The Hop
554 Main Street Beacon

On (Mock) Trial: Groundwater vs. Corporation X

Clarkson University Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering Michelle Crimi and you-the-people examine the slippery slope of pinpointing polluters in a mock trial of Corporation X. Learn more, register now!