A video collaboration on the value of recess featuring faculty, leadership and researchers from the Clemson’s College of Education and College Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences was named a Bronze winner at the 37th Annual Telly Awards. Only a quarter of the 13,000 entries each year receive this honor. The video was part of the […]
The Southeastern Association of Housing Officers recently selected a College of Education faculty member to serve as its scholar in residence. Tony Cawthon, Alumni Distinguished Professor of Student Affairs and Higher Educat ion in Clemson’s College of Education, was selected based on his work in the academic realm and his history of working at various […]
Clemson’s College of Education will introduce a new combined degree option that allows undergraduate students to more quickly earn a master’s degree and enjoy the benefits of extended teacher residency. The program replaces student teaching in a student’s final undergraduate semester with graduate education classes, and the following year is comprised of a year-round teacher […]
Marissa Shuffler, assistant professor in Clemson’s psychology department, recently became the first behavioral scientist at Clemson to receive the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development Program grant, often called the NSF CAREER award. Shuffler will use the award to help identify factors and design interventions that will improve teamwork across multiple disciplines.
A Clemson doctoral student’s efforts to put the relationship between camping and “excessively involved parents” under the microscope have been honored by a national group of camp researchers and professionals.
A new in-depth study published in Environment and Behavior from Clemson and North Carolina State researchers suggests parks and greenways could play a role in reducing crime. The study’s lead author, Brandon Harris, is a Ph.D. candidate in Clemson’s parks, recreation and tourism management department, and chose to center the research on his native Chicago […]
The Clemson University public health sciences department was awarded a contract of up to $1.2 million from the Department of Defense to study the use of mobile technology and tailored health messaging to educate, assist and motivate patients to become more active in management of their type 2 diabetes.
The CVS Health Foundation has gifted the Clemson University School of Nursing a $5,000 scholarship to assist students as they complete their studies to become family nurse practitioners.
A Clemson University psychology lecturer and several undergraduate students are trying to find out if compression clothing can affect the behavior of children with autism by reducing stimulatory behavior.
The South Carolina Institute of Medicine and Public Health recently appointed Clemson University faculty member Windsor Westbrook Sherrill to its board of directors. She is the first Clemson faculty member to serve on the institute’s board of directors. Sherrill serves as associate vice president for health research at Clemson, professor in Clemson’s public health sciences […]
Sarah Griffin, associate professor in Clemson’s public health sciences department, has been named to the review board of the American Journal of Health Behavior. In this role, Griffin will review submitted articles for the journal and provide input to the editorial board regarding content of upcoming issues. Griffin’s three-year appointment to the review board lasts […]
Antonis Katsiyannis, alumni distinguished professor in the Clemson University College of Education, has been awarded the 2017 Outstanding Leadership Award by the Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders. Katsiyannis will receive the award during the council’s general business meeting in Boston, Massachusetts in April. The award honors outstanding leadership in the field of behavioral disorders […]
Clemson University’s parks, recreation and tourism management department has appointed Wayne Freimund as chair of the department. Freimund comes from the University of Montana, where he served as interim dean and professor of parks and protected area management in the W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation.
Natasha N. Croom, assistant professor of higher education and student affairs in Clemson’s College of Education, served as co-editor of a recently released book that acts as a collection of scholarship on the college experiences of black women. The book, “Critical Perspectives on Black Women and College Success,” was published by Routledge and includes chapters […]
Patti McAbee, a Clemson University board of trustees member and non-profit consultant, will speak with students about non-profit management and career opportunities Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 4 p.m. The event is sponsored by the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences and will be held in the Academic Success Center auditorium. McAbee has more than […]