2018 has been a truly remarkable year at Clemson University. We welcomed new faces, opened new facilities, made major strides in academics and research, and received recognition from reputable organizations across the globe. To recognize the great work that we’ve accomplished together, we’re sharing some of our top faculty and staff stories that shaped our […]
This Tiger implements new ways of learning to prepare his students for the future. His innovative research helps him develop materials for new generations. Meet Marek Urban. Title: J.E. Sirrine Foundation endowed chair, professor of materials science and engineering and professor of chemistry Years at Clemson: Six years What I do at Clemson: My primary responsibilities […]
This Tiger helped develop Clemson’s American Sign Language (ASL) educational interpreting program, which gives students the necessary knowledge and experience to work with deaf children in mainstream school systems.
A former high school educator, this Tiger brought her knowledge of instructional technology to Clemson. From instructional video production to troubleshooting technical issues to training support, this Tiger has a hand in it all. She says that her job is making sure faculty have the tools they need so students can be successful. Meet Anne Marie […]
This Tiger’s research has not only benefited the field of communication, but American politics in general. He and his colleague, Patrick Warren, are studying the impact Russian troll accounts had on the 2016 presidential election and continue to have on politics. Their work has been highly successful, even being featured in congressional hearings pertaining to […]
From concept to completion. This Tiger graduated from Clemson in 2005 – the first in his family to graduate from college. He came back to the university because he loved the family atmosphere and the chance to give back to the students and the community. He enjoys getting student interaction and input into a project […]
Spotlighting research. This Tiger helps writers share their research with the broadest audience possible, while expanding the university’s academic reputation around the world. Meet John Morgenstern. Title: Director, Clemson University Press Years at Clemson: Seven What I do at Clemson: I lead a small, but dedicated staff who acquire, edit, design, market, promote and distribute […]
Once a Tiger, always a Tiger. At age 6, she was a tiger for Halloween. It might have been a precursor of the future. As a student, this Tiger followed her best friend to Clemson and has worked at the university for nearly three decades. Through her work, she connects departments with best practices. Meet […]
This Tiger currently oversees Experience Clemson in downtown Greenville, where she helps to create a hub for the Clemson Family. Meet Ellis Burnett.
This Tiger recently received a grant from the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) to work toward minimizing adult obesity in South Carolina. She works with extension agents of the Rural Health and Nutrition Extension program, which seeks to teach individuals in rural counties about healthy lifestyle choices. Meet Michelle Parisi.
Creating a community. That's how this Tiger describes his work in the Design and Entrepreneurship Network — or DEN. In the DEN, he works with students to make their ideas a reality. Meet John DesJardins.
Graduation rates. Retention data. Historical trends. The data isn't only about numbers — it tells the story of Clemson. Meet Ronnie Chrestman.
Half the world’s population live in urban areas, according to this Tiger. By 2050, she says, that figure will rise to two thirds. She prepares her students to be leaders in addressing the complexities of growing metropolitan regions. Meet B.D. Wortham-Galvin. Title: Director and associate professor, Resilient Urban Design Years at Clemson: One What I […]
This Tiger began her career at Clemson in University Housing where she worked with students and also had the chance to work with university police, fire and emergency management. She says that her move to emergency management seemed like a natural progression of the work she was already doing. Today, she strives to make Clemson […]
Clemson University joins the nation in celebrating Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month through Oct. 15. A highlight will be a visit from civil rights activist Christine Chavez, granddaughter of Cesar Chavez, the co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers.