Local Students Graduate from Clarkson University

POTSDAM, NY – The following students graduated from Clarkson University in December 2011:

Ashley N. Thomas of Cato, NY, bachelor of science in mechanical engineering

Joshua D. Welch of Fulton, NY, bachelor of science in engineering and management

Clarkson University launches leaders into the global economy. One in five alumni already leads as a CEO, VP or equivalent senior executive of a company.

Located just outside the Adirondack Park in Potsdam, N.Y., Clarkson is a nationally recognized research university for undergraduates with select graduate programs in signature areas of academic excellence directed toward the world’s pressing issues.

Through 50 rigorous programs of study in engineering, business, arts, sciences and health sciences, the entire learning-living community spans boundaries across disciplines, nations and cultures to build powers of observation, challenge the status quo, and connect discovery and engineering innovation with enterprise.