This Tiger has had a lot going on in the three short months that he’s been with Clemson. In addition to his everyday role working with students, faculty and staff, he is the co-chair of the inaugural Men of Color National Summit, which will be held this week. Meet Julio Hernandez. Title: Associate Director for Hispanic […]
This article by Elizabeth LaFleur of the Greenville News and the USA TODAY Network recently ran in greenvilleonline.com: ~~~~~ “There is no hyperbole here. This is going to be an extraordinary phenomenon.” It’s hard not to get excited about the Upstate’s position along the path of August’s impending solar eclipse when Jim Melvin talks about it. […]
This Tiger left his hometown of Cuidad Valles, Mexico as a teenager to study in Kingsville, Texas. What was supposed to be a semester abroad, turned into a longer stay. Now he helps smooth the path for international employees who want to call Clemson University home.
Servant leadership: This Tiger was the first in her family to graduate from high school. She has come so far since then and is about to transition into her new role as the Staff Senate president, eager and ready to represent Clemson’s staff.
This Tiger took a leap of faith in 2004 by coming to Tiger Town as a foreign exchange student from Japan. Little did she know, this decision would lead her to find her home away from home as part of the Clemson family.
This longtime Tiger wears a lot of hats. One day he could be reviewing scores of contracts and the next he’ll be pulling a live squirrel from the Trustee House attic.
This Tiger is an expert in communications, collaboration and engagement.
This Tiger is a triple threat. She’s an avid gamer, she raises money for childhood cancer, and she is the voice of the Cooper Library online tutorial modules. You can usually find her in the library, but just a heads up--she may be speaking one of the three foreign languages that she knows.
Her father was the first African-American taxi driver in the Clemson area. Her mother worked as a maid. After watching her parents work long, hard, and exhausting hours, she knew that she wanted to do something more. Between her father’s 15-hour driving shifts and her mother’s strong work ethic, this Tiger learned the importance of […]
A first-generation college student, this Tiger didn't let obstacles deter her from earning her bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. In turn, she works to help students scale obstacles so that they can achieve the same success.
The Department of Defense recently announced the formation of the Advanced Robotics Manufacturing Institute, a project that brings together 123 industrial partners, 40 academic partners and 64 government and nonprofit partners. Clemson University experts will help develop the next-generation robots the institute envisions for businesses of all sizes by playing a leading role in training […]
The legal profession’s loss is Clemson’s gain. This Tiger started as a high school student enrolled in a gifted and talented legal program. In college, she interned at the Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights in Washington DC. After working as a legal internship coordinator at the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, she found […]
It’s easy for athletes to get excited about their sports. This Tiger helps student athletes get excited about academics and helps them balance the demands of each. The first in his family to graduate from college, this Tiger knows that the road to success runs through the classroom. Meet Steve Duzan Title: Associate Athletics Director/Athletic […]
There would be no present without a past. There would be no Clemson Tigers, no “solid orange,” no academics, no graduates, no research and no buildings on the grounds of this university without Thomas Green Clemson and his wife Anna Calhoun Clemson. History is important because it defines our past, which, in turn, is tied […]
It’s exam week! No one knows that more than this Tiger, who spends his time coaching students and educators on teaching, studying and learning strategies. This Clemson newbie, self-professed foodie and sci-fi lover is the first in his family to earn a doctorate. Meet Brandon Jones. Years at Clemson: Six months What I do at […]