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Clemson University conferred more than 1,800 degrees during two commencement ceremonies on Thursday. Among the recipients was Nikki Haley (’94), U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and Clemson alumna, who was awarded an honorary doctorate in humanities before addressing College of Business and College of Education graduates in the afternoon.
Finding 21st century solutions to an aging workforce is an issue confronting businesses everywhere. One Upstate company found answers at the Clemson University Center for Corporate Learning and will be sharing their story at one of the center’s “C-Suite Sessions” on June 5, 8-10:30 a.m., at Greenville ONE, 1 N. Main St., Greenville. “Like many […]
Students, faculty and staff were on hand Tuesday in the Watt Family Innovation Center to celebrate the 2017–18 academic year during the annual Clemson University awards ceremony.
Three Clemson students have received prestigious academic awards this year: the Fulbright Scholarship, the Boren Fellowship and the Boren Scholarship. These programs will give Sloan Nietert, Irene Cheng and Justin Giles the opportunity to study and live abroad and expand their academic excellence.
Clemson University Graphic Communications Student Katherine Treadaway Wins First Place Flexographic Printing Research Award CLEMSON – The Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics is proud to congratulate Clemson University Graphic Communications student, Katherine Treadaway, for accepting the Rossini Scholarship at this year’s Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) Forum. This is the fifth consecutive year that […]
Like the steady productivity of an assembly line, Clemson University’s MBA program is feeding South Carolina’s automotive-related companies with business-ready talent to meet the $27 billion industry’s growing needs. “It’s no accident that the state’s flourishing automotive industry has found Clemson’s MBA program to be fertile ground for recruiting its next generation of business leaders,” […]
To say management major Mason Foley has taken full advantage of the educational opportunities Clemson University affords its students is an understatement. His most recent foray into experiential learning came in March when the Nashville junior successfully ventured into campus politics. Mason and running mate Logan Young of Greenville were elected president and vice president, […]
A new College of Business course being offered this fall to all students and majors will examine a simple but often overlooked question: Why do we engage in business? “ ‘Why Business?’ will take a non-traditional look at business,” said Reed Watson, a professor of practice in economics and one of the course’s instructors. “Traditionally, […]
When Madison Williams graduates from Clemson with a graphic communications degree in May, she’ll be walking the red carpet while her classmates are crossing the stage at Littlejohn Coliseum. The Newbury, Massachusetts, native will be representing Clemson at the Cannes Film Festival in France, where her five-minute documentary on a passionate Tigers football fan will be screened alongside work from the world’s most renowned filmmakers.
The Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics at Clemson University has revamped a popular industry seminar: Digital Plates and Screening for Flexo. The course will be offered on May 30-31 and attendees will receive a behind-the-scenes look at optimizing all variables in the plate selection process.
A Creative Inquiry class is turning into a sweet deal for budding entrepreneurs at LaFrance Elementary School in Pendleton, and their mentors at Clemson University. The two groups’ symbiotic relationship is enabling fifth-graders to learn the ins and outs of running a lemonade stand business. The Creative Inquiry, “Entrepreneurial Mentoring: Lemonade Day,” will culminate Saturday, […]
As a successful mechanical contractor, Martin Lowry ’88 engineering and ’92 MBA is comfortable working with blueprints. So, when Lowry was asked to speak to a class of aspiring entrepreneurial students in the College of Business, he mapped out his keys to success as an entrepreneur. Lowry of Laurens is the owner of Thomas Mechanical, […]
Clemson University’s Tiger Alliance, a college access program designed to help build pathways to higher education, targets black, Latino and Hispanic males in the Upstate of South Carolina. Some 400 Alliance members will gather at the T.D. Convention Center Thursday and Friday in Greenville for Clemson’s 2018 National Men of Color Summit.
More than 80,000 cubic yards of earth are being moved to create the footprint from which the College of Business’ new home will rise at Clemson University. The twin-tower, 180,000-square-foot building will anchor a new north academic precinct along Walter T. Cox Boulevard that will one day occupy up to 600,000 to 700,000 square feet […]
College of Business economics major Zachary Pate has been named to the 2018 class of Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows. Sixteen rising college juniors are selected annually to participate in a six-week, fully funded institute that focuses on leadership at Mount Vernon, Va., home of America’s first president. “I think the experience will really help me […]