Clemson Tigers fans will have a chance to take a stroll across campus and tailgate with some real American heroes as the Clemson Undergraduate Student Government along with the Student Veterans Association hold the third annual Walk For Veterans at 10 a.m. Saturday. The event benefits the Clemson Veterans Scholarship Endowment, a scholarship fund for military veterans attending Clemson.
Clemson University’s first lady, Beth Clements, will help celebrate this year’s Founder's Day ceremony at 5 p.m. Thursday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Pendleton, the burial site of university founder Thomas Green Clemson.
The 75th anniversary of WWII's infamous Bataan Death March was commemorated by 7,200 participants who gathered in the wee morning hours for the 28th Bataan Memorial Death March, Sunday, March 19. Once again, retired Clemson University alumnus and professor emeritus Ben Skardon, 99 years young, was the oldest participant and the only survivor of the real Bataan Death March who walked in the event.
For the sixth consecutive year, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author will visit Clemson to participate in the Clemson Literary Festival.
Retired U.S. Army Col. Ben Skardon, a Clemson University alumnus, emeritus professor and survivor of the Bataan Death March during World War II, will walk Sunday in the Bataan Memorial Death March in New Mexico. It will be his 10th time in the march and just four months short of his 100th birthday. The start of the annual Bataan Memorial Death March is a raucous affair. The sound of cannon fire sends 7,000 hard-charging and motivated athletes surging across the starting line into the New Mexican desert under a vibrant orange and violet sunrise. They whoop and cheer as they embark on one of the most legendarily grueling sporting events in America.
Clemson University doctoral student A.D. Carson is many things — poet, activist, and rap artist to name a few — but “typical Ph.D. candidate” is not one of them. So when it came to writing a dissertation, he couldn’t simply write a traditional one. Instead, he produced a 34-song rap album that already has the internet buzzing.
The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District III recognized the work of Clemson University staff members with awards for their outstanding achievements in media, design and communications in 2016 at its recent annual awards ceremony in Nashville.
Clemson University will celebrate the bicentennial of Anna Clemson’s birth Feb. 13 with a birthday party in Trustee Park on campus from 10 a.m. to noon. Guests can enjoy milk and cookies, ice cream and informative birthday cards.
Clemson University is one of the nation's best colleges for students seeking a superb education with great career preparation at an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review.
Clemson University will pay tribute to service members, veterans and the Armed Forces when the Tiger men’s basketball team plays host to the Virginia Tech Hokies Sunday.
Clemson University again has been named to Kiplinger’s personal finance list of 100 best values in public colleges. Clemson, the highest-ranked school in South Carolina, is No. 24 nationally for in-state students for the second consecutive year.
Clemson University awarded approximately 1,300 degrees at graduation ceremonies in the refurbished Littlejohn Coliseum Thursday. The degrees included 1,028 bachelors and 255 masters. In a hooding ceremony Wednesday, 60 doctoral students received their Ph.Ds.
Clemson University President James Clements applauded high-profile accolades for the school, celebrated the completion of multiple building projects, and highlighted accomplishments of faculty and staff during the first semester under a new college structure during the school’s general faculty meeting Wednesday.
Clemson University’s department of historic properties will commemorate the 300th anniversary of Hanover House with a free Holiday Open House from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 17.
Clemson will hold its graduation ceremonies in the refurbished Littlejohn Coliseum Thursday.