Press contact:
Terry Platz, Director of Communications
Tel. 845.838.1600 ext. 15



December 1, 2017
Beacon Institute launches "Hudson River Science" exhibit, an Open Space Institute McHenry Hudson River Valley Award project

October 31, 2016
Performers Ben Neill and Mimi Goese debut award-winning Hudson River interpretation for Beacon Institute Science Cafe event

October 3, 2016
Beacon Institute Science Café mock trial to explore complex groundwater litigation landscape 

August 24, 2016
Citizen participation request by 'Fathom: Hudson River Data as Music' composers Ben Neill and Mimi Goese is for Hudson River video

July 7, 2016
Beacon Institute Science Café on CO2 capture research and ocean acidification in "The Role of Holes in Climate Change"

June 7, 2016
Riverkeeper's Dan Shapley connects water sampling, citizen science and policy for Beacon Institute Science Café event

May 2, 2016
Beacon Institute Science Café focus is engineering study to defy gravity for Beacon Reservoir

April 28, 2016
Beacon Institute nominee Allison Montroy receives Open Space Institute Barnabas McHenry Hudson River Valley Award

March 29, 2016
Beacon Institute launches newfangled "Science Café" series with Billion Oyster Project Co-Founder Murray Fisher


December 17, 2015
Entergy award to advance Beacon Institute water quality monitoring efforts in Lower Hudson River Watershed

November 10, 2015
"Sensor Place" hands-on discovery space to open at Beacon Institute's Main Street location

July 6, 2015
New York Hall of Science Dr. Stephen Uzzo to explore how doing makes us smarter at Beacon Institute talk

June 8, 2015
Habitat restoration in the age of climate change is topic for Beacon Institute discussion

May 12, 2015
How real-time data can address real-world water issues is Beacon Institute talk focus

April 6, 2015
"Life on the Ice" author Susan Fox Rogers hails the spirit of exploration in Beacon Institute talk

March 2, 2015
Clarkson & Union Graduate College Announce Intent to Explore Merger

February 20, 2015
"Following Rivers" photography exhibit by Alison M. Jones for No Water No Life® opens at Beacon Institute


December 5, 2014
Hudson River Park Pier 26 "Estuarium" project awarded to Clarkson University

December 4, 2014
Hudson River Park Trust Names Clarkson University & Consortium Partners for New State-Of-The-Art Environmental Research Estuarium & River Discovery Center at Pier 26 in Manhattan

November 23, 2014
Art and biology of Brandon Ballengée exhibit is focus of Beacon Institute December 13 talk

October 9, 2014
Launch of New Sensor Device on Hudson Set to "Wire" River for Cleaner Water

September 4, 2014
Beacon Institute presents author and journalist Tom Wilber in "Under the Surface" fracking talk

August 24, 2014
Beacon Institute adds environmental law to Clarkson University graduate program
with Riverkeeper Paul Gallay

July 7, 2014
Beacon Institute "Spirituality and the Environment" series adds Ethics to explore next steps for protecting the earth

June 3, 2014
Saving endangered, sacred sturgeon with technology and tradition is focus of Beacon Institute talk

May 27, 2014
Why we should care about water is bottom line for Watermark, the new blog of Beacon Institute

May 5, 2014
Environmentalist John Cronin tracks fate of Hudson's commercial fishermen in Beacon Institute talk

March 31, 2014
Earth Day talk on water issues with ecoartists at Beacon Institute: How do we best impact today's public?

March 5, 2014
Beacon Institute adds new board member

February 19, 2014
Fredericka Foster brings Water Way exhibit to Beacon Institute


November 12, 2013
Beacon Institute expands to year-round environmental monitoring with river observatory network

October 22, 2013
Clarkson University's "RiverU" offers real-world context for environmental studies on the Hudson River

October 3, 2013
Impact of sustainable responsible investing on corporate environmental change is focus of Beacon Institute talk

September 23, 2013
Photographer Joseph Squillante returns to Beacon Institute with "A Closer Look: The Hudson River"

September 6, 2013
Beacon Institute expands physical and virtual reach of Clarkson University graduate program

August, 29, 2013
Effects of industrial agriculture on freshwater health is focus of Beacon Institute talk

June 10, 2013
Two from Hudson Valley community re-join Beacon Institute Board of Trustees

May 30, 2013
U.S. Green Building Council awards Beacon Institute LEED® Gold certification for Denning's Point facility

April 22, 2013
Author and journalist Alex Prud'homme to discuss fresh water reality and future at Beacon Institute

March 18, 2013
Endangered species expert Nye and science journalist Revkin to discuss bald eagle comeback in Beacon Institute Earth Day talk

February 26, 2013
Four with Clarkson University ties named to Beacon Institute Board of Trustees

February 5, 2013
Photographer Robin Dana opens "Watershed: How Industry Has Changed the Water of the World" at Beacon Institute

January 23, 2013
Beacon Institute Launches New Clarkson University Graduate Program


December 11, 2012
"River University" offers undergraduates a transformative Hudson River Experience

November 5, 2012
Linda Hubbard photography exhibit "As the Crow Flies" at Beacon Institute Gallery

September 5, 2012
Respected science journalists Horgan and Revkin to discuss technology's future in Beacon Institute

June 26, 2012
Institute presents "Spirituality and the Environment: A Native American Perspective" with respected leader James Ransom

May 29, 2012
Beacon Institute presents "Why Birds Sing" author and musician David Rothenberg

May 21, 2012
Environmental and Industry Experts Call on New York to Lead on Water Power Innovation

April 26, 2012
Institute presents "How Animals Think" with Clarkson University professor Tom Langen, Ph.D.

April 9, 2012
Institute celebrates Earth Day with NY State Parks Commissioner Rose Harvey

January 12, 2012
"River University" offers undergraduates a close look at the historic Hudson River


October 20, 2011
Lt. Governor Duffy Joins Announcement of New Alliance between Clarkson University and Beacon Institute

October 5, 2011
Photographer Ted Spiegel opens "The Hudson's Seasons & Spans at Beacon Institute

August 24, 2011
Beacon Institute presents respected theologians for second talk in "Spirituality and the Environment" series

June 24, 2011
Hudson River Advocate John Cronin Awarded Jefferson Gold Medal

June 22, 2011
Beacon Institute presents respected theologians in two "Spirituality and the Environment" talks
starting July 21

May 25, 2011
IBM Distinguished Engineer Dr. Harry Kolar to unveil new possibilities for "smarter rivers" at Beacon Institute

April 28, 2011
Beacon Institute presents "Building Inspiration" talk with sustainable architecture experts Schaper and Zand

April 6, 2011
Institute kicks off Earth Day and 2011 events with sensor talk

March 14, 2011
DOT restores 15 ton weight limit on Denning's Point bridge

February 22, 2011
Eric Lind photography exhibit "Revealed: Hidden Lives of the River" at Beacon Institute Gallery


November 9, 2010
Capacity of Denning's Point bridge downgraded by DOT 

August 26, 2010 
Beacon Institute adds additional advanced monitoring station to river observatory network for upper Hudson

June 24, 2010
Beacon Institute expands river observatory network to Fort Edward

May 10, 2010
Beacon Institute to screen Earth Days: The seeds of a revolution, PBS American Experience documentary

March 24, 2010
John Cronin, Pete Seeger kick off Beacon Institute’s 2010 season with events honoring 40th anniversary of Earth Day

March 3, 2010
New Beacon Institute exhibit “Water, water, every where” to open March 13

January 21, 2010
Bonner named Chief Research and Education Officer at Beacon Institute


December 3, 2009                                                                                                 
Life and work of John Cronin, "Hero for the Planet" and Pace University Senior Fellow in Environmental Affairs, celebrated in new anthology

November 9, 2009                                                                                              
Linda Cross exhibit "Reflections on the River" at Beacon Institute Gallery

July 28, 2009                                                                                              
Teachers from nine Capital region school districts to implement SENSE IT science & technology program in classrooms this fall

July 13, 2009                                                                                                           
IBM technology camps inspire today's girls to become the scientists and engineers of tomorrow

June 1, 2009                                                                                                   
Beacon Institute celebrates World Oceans Day with screening of documentary film A Sea Change on Saturday, June 6

May 21, 2009                                                                                                  
Beacon Institute invites community to “Picnic in the Park” on May 30

May 5, 2009                                                                                                            
Up River now on display in Beacon Institute Main St. gallery

April 2, 2009                                                                                                                                          
Four from upstate region named to Beacon Institute Board of Trustees

March 10, 2009                                                                                                 
Beacon Institute, Tech Valley HS to construct water sensors to gather data

January 15, 2009                                                                                             
Beacon Institute and Poughkeepsie Journal to Host Inaugural Address Broadcast and Reaction Session


December 13, 2008
Beacon Institute Unveils New Sustainable Center for Environmental Innovation and Education

October 23, 2008
Beacon Institute and Clarkson University Win Coveted National Science Foundation Award

September 10, 2008
Photographer Ted Kawalerski Captures the Essence of the Hudson in Beacon Institute Exhibition

July 28, 2008
Peter J. Davoren to Chair Beacon Institute's Capital Facilities Working Group

May 20, 2008
Beacon Institute Appoints Bonner Director of Research

February 25, 2008
The Beacon Institute to Showcase the Work of Artist Leigh Wen

January 23, 2008
Hartman Joins Beacon Institute as Chief Development Officer


November 13, 2007
Hotaling Joins Beacon Institute as Chief Education Officer

October 3, 2007
The Beacon Institute to Showcase Photographs by John Fasulo

August 16, 2007
Beacon Institute and IBM Team to Pioneer River Observatory Network

April 25, 2007
Marc Moran To Join Beacon Institute As Chief Operating Officer

March 14, 2007
Croxton Collaborative Architects, Pioneers In Green Design, Selected To Head Planning, Design Of Beacon's Premier Research Laboratory On Denning's Point

March 2, 2007
The Hudson & Its Watershed: The Making of a Map


December 21, 2006
NYS Funding Announced to Revitalize the City of Beacon’s Working Harbor

October 12, 2006
Beacon Announces Team to Head Master Planning and EIS Processes for its Research and Development Laboratory

August 9, 2006
U.S. Congresswoman Sue Kelly Obtains $500,000 in Federal Assistance for The Beacon Institute

March 15, 2006
Rivers and Estuaries Center Breaks Ground on First Building and Announces New Name

January 11, 2006
Governor Announces $25 Million in New Funds for Rivers and Estuaries Center on the Hudson