After graduating from Clemson with a degree in civil engineering, Knowles took off to Sichuan Province, China, to teach English at the local high school and volunteer. Originally only planning to stay for one year, Knowles — now a lead actor in China’s highest-grossing ever action film — got talked into re-upping his trip, a decision that would prove to be life changing.
Samuel Cadden knew he was meant to do big things. He had goals: Make his first million by the time he turned 25; become president of the United States and have a building named in his honor on the Clemson campus. Though Cadden’s life was tragically cut short by a car accident in 2015, his […]
Five years ago, a dance marathon fundraiser was little more than a line item on a Greek Week schedule of events, lasting 12 hours but with only eight dancers left standing by the end of the day. That year, they raised a little over $16,000 for Greenville Hospital System. Fast-forward to 2015, when the dance […]
Mindy and Megan Earnest are fraternal twins who could easily pass for identical. Both are engineering majors in the Calhoun Honors College and active in Tiger Band. It’s easy to see how people get them confused — just ask some of the people who have mistakenly had a conversation with one sister expecting her to […]
The Clemson Experience is made up of countless moments. These snapshots in our histories make an indelible mark, not only on our pasts, but also on our present and future paths. Here are three Clemson moments, as unique as the students themselves. The common tie is a love of this place and a commitment to […]
As the health care industry continues to change dramatically, many professionals are pivoting their career paths to better suit new demands. James and Anna Hodan are two of these professionals.
The chaos of the 2016 election season hasn’t deterred Clemson students, many of them first-time voters. Students have become engaged in the process and raised their voices — and the ones who have now understand that there’s more to an election than what is seen on TV.
On Sept. 25, Ignorance Isn’t Bliss, a public educational forum intended to inform and unite the Clemson student body and city community, will take place at 4 p.m. in Tillman Auditorium.
Joey Wilson and Nicki Seidman have a vision for Clemson: inclusivity, transparency and student body support.