Beginning July 1, 2016, Clemson University will house a new College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences focused on becoming a national and international leader in solving the problems faced by individuals, families, communities and societies. The new college will be comprised of the following departments and schools: Department of Communication Studies Department of Parks, […]
Renowned scholar Gloria Ladson-Billings will appear at Clemson University’s Tillman Auditorium at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, to deliver a talk on the importance of using teaching practices that incorporate students’ cultures and backgrounds. The title of her talk is “Hip Hop/Hip Hope: Reinventing Culturally Relevant Pedagogy.”
Bobbi Curry, grants administrator and manager of the Center for Research and Collaborative Activities at Clemson University, recently completed the Grants Management Certificate Program from Management Concepts. The program provides comprehensive professional education in the grants field and is designed for employees of organizations that receive federal funds and use those funds to perform programmatic […]
In anticipation of the Clemson University College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences’ official start on July 1, the college has tapped two veteran Clemson professors to lead its research and academic efforts. Psychology professor Eric Muth has been named associate dean for research and graduate studies; and parks, recreation and tourism management professor Denise Anderson will serve as associate dean for undergraduate studies.
Clemson’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center is now offering two six-week programs for faculty, staff and CU4Health members that are focused on physical activity and stress management. The first session begins Wednesday, Jan. 13, and continues on Wednesdays during lunchtime through Feb. 17. The second session begins March 2 and continues on Wednesdays during lunchtime through […]
A Clemson University teacher education program is among the nation’s most effective at equipping future high school teachers with knowledge about the subjects they will teach, according to a report this week from the National Council on Teacher Quality.
Clemson University public health sciences faculty member Sarah Griffin has been named a Greenville Health System (GHS) Faculty Fellow. She will help lead GHS-Clemson research in childhood obesity and pediatric population health management.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Clemson University will host a talk, tasting and book signing by Johnathon Scott Barrett, author of the recently published cookbook memoir "Rise and Shine: A Southern Son’s Treasury of Food, Family and Friends," Thursday, Dec. 3.
Clemson University parks, recreation and tourism management Ph.D. student Edwin Sabuhoro has received the Ian Redmond Conservation Award from the Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP), a United Nations initiative focused on chimpanzee, gorilla, bonobo and orangutan conservation.
Pamela Havice, professor and coordinator of the student affairs master’s program at Clemson University, served on a national task force that reviewed and revised the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) and National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Professional Competencies for Student Affairs Practitioners. Considered a seminal document in the student affairs profession, the competencies […]
The National Council on Teacher Quality has named the Clemson University Eugene T. Moore School of Education’s secondary education program as the best value among schools and colleges of education in South Carolina.
Jeff C. Marshall has been appointed assistant chair of the Department of Teaching and Learning in Clemson University’s Eugene T. Moore School of Education. He will begin service on Jan. 6, 2016. Marshall is an associate professor in the Eugene T. Moore School of Education and is director of Inquiry in Motion, an institute that […]
Julia Eggert, professor and coordinator of the healthcare genetics Ph.D. program at Clemson University’s School of Nursing, has been named an American Academy of Nursing Fellow, one of the highest honors in the nursing profession.
Fran Mainella, a visiting scholar at Clemson University and former director of the National Park Service (NPS), has been elected vice chair of the South Florida National Parks Trust, the official nonprofit partner of South Florida’s four national parks. Mainella became the first woman to lead the National Park Service in 2001 and led the […]
Dolores (Dee) Stegelin, professor of early childhood education at Clemson University’s Eugene T. Moore School of Education, served as guest editor of a special edition of Childhood Education focused on global aspects of early childhood education. Along with her co-editors, Stegelin brought together scholars from countries around the world to address critical issues and needs […]