Richie Parker can’t shake your hand, but that won’t stop him from endearing himself to you the minute you meet. When you get to know him, and see the things he’s accomplished in his young life, you can’t imagine him being any other way.
Clemson’s communication department is adding two lecturers this fall, one from the ranks of local TV news and the other from inside the university’s own executive leadership team. Nigel Robertson, an anchor and reporter for WYFF News 4, will teach a course on social media platforms and their impact, while Mark Land, Clemson’s vice president […]
Chrysler Corp., acquired American Motors, Prozac made its U.S. debut, as did The Simpson’s cartoon – all events occurring in 1987 that were accompanied by huge marketing campaigns. One of Clemson University’s most significant marketing milestones also took place in 1987 when the first degrees in marketing were awarded to eight students. Since then, more […]
Henry Hoffmeyer’s father died when he was 11, leaving his mother to care for five children under age 14 while operating a small dairy in Darlington, S.C. All of them attended college. Henry and his wife, Polly are now intent on helping other single-parent families afford college.
The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles (SCDMV) officially unveiled a new Clemson University license plate that lets state residents have a personalized Clemson University license plate while also supporting student scholarships.
Like most successful entrepreneurs, Jay Watson is very good at identifying a problem and finding a solution. The 1985 business management graduate from Clemson University did just that in 2012 and in the process endeared himself to residents of central Texas who longed for the return of a holiday tradition, and kick-started a successful business […]
What do you give a living legend for his 100th birthday? In the case of retired U.S. Army Col. Ben Skardon, a survivor of the Bataan Death March and beloved alumnus and professor emeritus of Clemson University: The party of the century, of course, along with awards and accolades presented by fellow service members and dignitaries.
More than 900 graduates received their degrees Friday at Clemson University’s summer graduation ceremony.
Clemson University’s Rutland Institute for Ethics has opened nominations for its fourth annual James F. Barker Ethics in Action Award. The award recognizes and celebrates action that exemplifies integrity and, in a continuing and constructive way, encourages commitment to ethical conduct and the value of integrity.
Clemson University will celebrate the 100th birthday of alumnus and professor emeritus Col. Ben Skardon Friday, Aug. 11. Skardon reached one century of life July 14.
Clemson University has the best student career services among colleges ranked by The Princeton Review and its students love their school and sports, according to the rankings released Monday.
Private gifts to Clemson University and IPTAY in the fiscal year ending June 30 set annual fundraising records for the university. The unprecedented $151.3 million raised this year includes $100.1 million in cash gifts, pledges and gifts-in-kind; $11.5 million in planned gifts; and $39.7 million raised by IPTAY through its annual fund to support athletics. Clemson’s second-annual Give Day contributed more than $2 million from 3,265 donors.
Six new members have joined the Clemson University Foundation board of directors for four-year terms beginning July 1.
David L. Morrow of Charleston joined the Clemson University Foundation board of directors for a four-year term beginning July 1.
James Russell Kingman of Clemson joined the Clemson University Foundation board of directors for a four-year term beginning July 1.