October is National Disability in Employment Awareness month, a time for reflecting on different perspectives. As the university’s Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) coordinator, this Tiger works hard to ensure that the Clemson community is as inclusive as possible. And that begins with awareness. Her devotion to advancing accessibility at Clemson helps people every day. […]
This Student Affairs team member mentors young people, provides professional development opportunities and worked to establish a non-profit that benefits kids. Meet Dionne Holt. Title: Administrative coordinator Years at Clemson: 9 What I do at Clemson: My primary role is assisting the assistant vice president for Student Affairs and executive director of Housing. While I mostly […]
Shakin' the Southland: Growing up, this Tiger was told that he would never make a living from his music. Today, he does just that.
Videos that inform, engage and delight. If you’ve seen Clemson University videos that evoked an emotional response, you’re most likely seeing the work created by this Tiger and his team.
Designing collaboration This New Orleans-born Tiger ditched her law school plans to accept a scene-design assistantship and never looked back. She has worked all over the country, and today, she combines her love of art and theatre –not only to design sets, but to create opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration with Clemson faculty and students to […]
While most people's jobs require that they look down or forward, this Tiger looks up. In fact, she's been looking up for the past two years to study this week's total solar eclipse, which grabbed the attention of a nation - and the world.
Move-In Weekend takes a year to plan. The long hours, coordination and detail is important because it means a smooth transition for students who leave the familiar comfort of their parents’ homes for a new and unfamiliar campus environment. This Tiger, her team and more than 1,500 volunteers ease the transition for students who move to campus.
Forty years ago, the average cost of a new home was $49,000. A gallon of gas was 65 cents. And in 1977 — just out of high school — this Tiger began her job at Clemson University. She originally wanted to be a school teacher. Instead, she has taught her University Relations colleagues lessons of […]
As a high school student, this tiger dreamed of being a typing and shorthand teacher. Years later, those very typing skills secured a job a Clemson where she has worked for more than three decades. In 33 years, she's had many Clemson Moments. Her philosophy is that "we're not here just doing a job." She is proud to help make our campus and Clemson a better place.
Graduating from high school is a big deal in Blackstock, SC. Graduating from college is an even bigger deal. This Tiger, a Blackstock native, achieved those distinctions and wants students to achieve the same success.
Clemson roots run deep in this Tiger.
During the Fourth of July holiday, most people’s thoughts centered on cookouts, vacations and fireworks. This Tiger thought about history, because that’s what he does. In his book, The Age of Lincoln, this respected historian explores Abraham Lincoln’s experience with issues such as immigration, civil rights, race relations and faith – all issues that remain […]
David Kuskowski, a veteran higher-education administrator who believes in team empowerment, data-driven decisions and innovative student recruitment techniques will become Clemson University’s new undergraduate admissions director.
Information technology visionary Russell Kaurloto will bring his vision, knowledge and more than 35 years of IT experience to Clemson University as its vice president for information technology and chief information officer.
Leadership is in this Tiger’s blood. As early as high school, she refined her leadership and teamwork skills as captain of her high school track team. She made sure players were focused, had the right mindset and exhibited a superior level of effort. As a professional, she used what she learned in high school and college to develop those skills in Clemson athletes and now, as head of the President’s Leadership Institute, she seeks to identify, refine and nurture leadership skills in faculty and staff.