Through an immersive and collaborative educational experience, the College of Business is transforming students into innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders who succeed in the global marketplace of ideas.
Sports have been a big part of Tyrah Perry’s life, but the Clemson University senior management major in the College of Business wasn’t sold on making it a career until she studied abroad this summer. A premier-level soccer player who traveled abroad with the U-16 National Team in high school, Tyrah was immersed in athletic […]
Research by a Clemson University business professor and two associates suggests corporations lobby less intensely when lawmakers hold stock in their firms because of the positive predispositions those congressmen may have toward the companies’ interests.
Michael LaPierre’s motivations for entering Clemson University’s MBAe program were unlike most of his cohorts. Then again, his life position is also very different from most students in the master’s entrepreneurial program. LaPierre has already successfully navigated corporate life, having 30 years of managerial experience in sales. In fact, it was the corporate world that […]
Mathilde Demey made quick work of her time as an undergraduate, finishing in three years with two degrees in economics. And, she was taught in two languages across two hemispheres. Mathilde earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) in Belgium this summer, and she’ll collect a similar degree from Clemson […]
Nine Clemson University students are cutting their teeth in the business world – and getting a taste of Irish culture this summer – through internships with companies in Dublin. Coordinated through the College of Business’s Office of Student Enrichment, this is the second summer Clemson students have benefited from a work experience on the Irish […]
Clemson University’s 10-year capital campaign, “The Will to Lead,” has surpassed its billion-dollar goal with a total of $1,062,528,346 as of June 30. Clemson President James P. Clements declared it the most successful capital campaign in the university’s history and the largest goal ever achieved by a public university with an alumni base less than 150,000.
Students' classrooms during the six-day trip to NYC are a mix of the city’s concrete canyons, boardrooms, receptions and networking venues.
Michelle Higdon has parlayed a love of her life into a career that is helping businesses – and animals – grow. And the lessons she’s learned on her professional journey are helping budding entrepreneurs grow through her advisory board role with Clemson University’s Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership. “I’m the daughter of a […]
Russ Purvis is taking a two-pronged approach to teaching his students some important lessons in business. The Clemson University business management professor is teaching the nuances of project management in a way that benefits a non-profit, while providing graduates and undergraduates with a lesson in community service. “This is a real-life lesson in project management, […]
Putting classroom knowledge to work is an every-semester occurrence for candidates in Clemson University’s MBAe program. Successful business executives enrolled in Clemson’s part-time entrepreneurial master’s program, like Rick Seidman, are proof that properly executed classroom learning can add to the bottom line. “There is no question, the Clemson MBAe program has had a significant net-profit […]
Helen Diamond Steele is new director of the Office of Student Enrichment in the College of Business. She is returning to Clemson, where she earned a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership in 2012, after serving in a leadership position at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton. Steele succeeds Renee Hebert, who left the OSE director […]
A new era is dawning on business education at Clemson University. Beginning July 1, for the first time in its 127-year history, Clemson University’s business disciplines will stand on their own, a change leaders say will enhance the academic unit’s reputation nationally. “Clemson means business today more than ever,” said Bobby McCormick, business school dean. […]
If you know of a workplace supervisor who yells, insults or is generally abusive to employees, chances are they were treated similarly as a child, according to research by business school professors at Clemson University.
The Barker Scholars Endowment was established in 2013 to honor Clemson’s 14th president, James F. Barker. The endowment, which provides need-based scholarships for undergraduate students, has made a difference in the life of Jarrett Miller ’17 — a student who always had his heart set on Tigertown and fortunately, has not had to put his college plans on hold.
Like many of their American counterparts, Russian citizens also hide their earnings to avoid the tax man, according to research conducted by a Clemson University economist. That research recently received national recognition by a Russian consortium of highly regarded public policy and economics organizations.