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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Clarkson University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Clarkson University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Clarkson University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Clarkson University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Clarkson University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Clarkson University.

Examples of graduates on this list: M. Emmet Walsh, Dean Kamen and many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Clarkson University?” and “Which celebrities are Clarkson University alumni?”
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Dean Kamen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Inventor
Dean L. Kamen is an American entrepreneur and inventor from New Hampshire. Born on Long Island, New York, he attended Worcester Polytechnic Institute, but dropped out before graduating after ...more
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M. Emmet Walsh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Actor, Voice acting
Michael Emmet Walsh is an American actor who has appeared in over 200 film and television productions.
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Dede Scozzafava is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Politician
Dierdre K. "Dede" Scozzafava is an American politician in New York. She represented District 122 in the New York State Assembly, which includes most of St. Lawrence and Lewis Counties ...more
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Willie Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Ice Hockey Player
William Reid Mitchell is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who currently serves as captain of the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League. He is known primarily as a physical ...more
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Craig Conroy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Ice Hockey Player
Craig Michael Conroy is an American former professional ice hockey player and the current assistant general manager of the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League. A sixth-round selection ...more
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Todd White is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Todd White is a former Canadian professional ice hockey player. He played 13 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Chicago Blackhawks, Philadelphia Flyers, Ottawa Senators, Minnesota ...more
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Erik Cole is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Ice Hockey Player, Athlete
Erik Thomas Cole is an American professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League. He has also played two stints with the Carolina ...more
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Paul Tonko is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Politician, Engineer
Paul David Tonko is the U.S. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district, a post he has held since 2009. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district, numbered as the 21st ...more
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Bob Chiarelli is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Robert "Bob" Chiarelli is a politician in Ontario, Canada. He is a Liberal member in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario who served from 1987 to 1997, and then was subsequently ...more
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Chris Clark is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Actor, Acting Teacher
Chris Clark is an actor and acting teacher.
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John Zdanowski is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
John oversees all the financial and accounting activities of Linden Lab including management of the rapidly growing Second Life economy. John has extensive experience building and growing ...more
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Jean Spence is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Businessperson
Jean Spence is Executive Vice President of Research, Development Quality for Kraft Foods. She is responsible for all product and packaging development, research, nutrition, quality, food safety ...more
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Andy Skelton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Andy Skelton
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Brenda Brathwaite is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Professor, Game designer
Brenda Louise Romero, previously known as Brenda Brathwaite, is an American game designer and developer in the video game industry. Born in Ogdensburg, New York, and a graduate of Clarkson ...more
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Colin Patterson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Colin Patterson
Colin Alexander Patterson is a Canadian former ice hockey player who played ten seasons in the National Hockey League. An undrafted player, he signed as a free agent with the Calgary Flames in ...more
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Thomas Zacharia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Scientist
Thomas Zacharia is an Indian American computer scientist. He received his bachelor's degree in Mechanical engineering from National Institute of Technology, Karnataka in 1980 and a master’s ...more
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Kent Huskins is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Kent Huskins Ice Hockey Player
Kent Huskins is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the Utica Comets of the American Hockey League. He previously played in the National Hockey League for the ...more
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Randy Jones is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Randy Jones Ice Hockey Player
Randy Jones is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently an unrestricted free agent. Jones has played 365 games in the National Hockey League with the Philadelphia Flyers, Los ...more
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Jean-Claude Guédon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Jean-Claude Guédon
Jean-Claude Guédon is a Quebec-based academic.
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Gary Schuster is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Gary Schuster
Gary Benjamin Schuster was the interim president of the Georgia Institute of Technology, a position he held from July 1, 2008, when former president G. Wayne Clough stepped down, until April 1, ...more
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Roger Johnson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Roger Johnson Politician
Roger Johnson was an American businessman and government official. Johnson was born in Hartford, Connecticut, the son of an AFL-CIO leader. Although he was initially influenced by his father's ...more
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Steven Zalewski is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Steven Zalewski Ice Hockey Player
Steven "Steve" Zalewski is an American ice hockey center for Ilves Tampere of the Finnish SM-liiga. He was drafted 153rd overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft by the San Jose Sharks.
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Steve Dubinsky is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Steven Dubinsky is a retired professional ice hockey player who played in the NHL with the Chicago Blackhawks, Calgary Flames, Nashville Predators and St. Louis Blues. He played centre and shot ...more
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Paul Horn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Computer scientist
Paul M. Horn is an American computer scientist and solid state physicist who has made contributions to pervasive computing, pioneered the use of copper and self-assembly in chip manufacturing, ...more
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Dan Rusanowsky is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Clarkson University Alumni
Dan Rusanowsky
Dan Rusanowsky is an American sports broadcaster, best known being for the radio play-by-play announcer for the San Jose Sharks since the team's inaugural season in 1991–92. His tenure with the ...more