The College of Business and Behavioral Science develops leaders through education and research focused on human behavior and business practices in organizations, economies and societies.
Despite improving employment and economic growth, many housing markets across the country are not responding positively due to a lingering hangover from the economic downturn, a Clemson University researcher has found.
George F. Will, one of America’s foremost political thought leaders and a Pulitzer Prize winner, will speak at Clemson University Nov. 5, on “America’s Great Debate: James Madison vs. Woodrow Wilson.”
Broadly defined, social entrepreneurs are ambitious and persistent people who apply innovative solutions to solve a societal problem. Clemson University has a social entrepreneur in Katie Mruz, a freshman general engineering major and art minor from Greenville, S.C. In Katie’s case, though, you can add “creative” to “ambitious” and “persistent” when describing her approach to […]
John Hannon encourages his students to have collisions, because in his world they are a catalyst for learning. Hannon isn’t an engineering professor involved in crash-testing research. Rather, he’s leading the inaugural year of the College of Business and Behavioral Science’s entrepreneurial Living-Learning Community for students campus-wide. “Entrepreneurial development is the notion of random and […]
Have you ever been dissatisfied with a restaurant experience because the customer-service technology you had to use to reserve a table, order your food or pay for the meal wasn’t up to par? Clemson University researchers aren’t surprised.
The Clemson University Center for Visual Arts in Greenville will open the Southeast Regional Juried Photographic Exhibit Oct. 2 on the fifth floor of the Greenville ONE building. The show is the first exhibition in the ONE building and launches a new venue for the center.
It’s difficult to fault millennials for being skittish about investing in their futures. After all, retirement isn’t top of mind for most college students, and many of them came of age during one of the most horrifying financial crises in U.S. history. Add to that the average 18- to 34-year-olds’ lack of investment know-how and […]
Distinguished economist and 2002 Nobel Prize winner Vernon L. Smith will speak at Clemson University on Oct. 5 as part of The Big Ideas about Information Lecture Series, sponsored by the Information Economy Project. The event is free and open to the public. Smith will speak in 100 Brackett Hall from 4-5:30 p.m., with a […]
A three-year, 70-million mile space voyage takes some serious planning. That’s why the world’s largest space agency has turned to Clemson University in preparing for the first-ever manned mission to Mars in 2030.
Imagine bandages that detect infections, flexible paper light bulbs that screw into a light socket or food containers that notify you of an allergen inside. Now imagine all of this technology is created on a printing press and that Clemson University is on the cusp of helping bring it to mainstream America.
For six years, Clemson University sociology professor Brenda Vander Mey has been proactively leading a sustainability Creative Inquiry class to the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica. Today, Vander Mey, her students and some associates are leading a different mission for the 70,000 inhabitants of the archipelago – one of relief. The immediate need for residents […]
Devin Ashton Ostermann arrived at Clemson University in 2014 with her mind set on becoming a pharmacist. But as a sophomore this fall, she’s studying marketing and psychology – and the prescription for her career path has yet to be written. The Fredericksburg, Va., native’s change of course, in part, occurred when she started a […]
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has donated an HP Indigo 5000 Digital Press valued at more than $500,000 to Clemson University’s graphic communications program as part of a new academic collaboration to support the next generation of talent in the digital printing field.
Matt Brown will be the first to tell you he’s no visionary. But he is an entrepreneur, and has been for some time. The Florence, S.C., native caught the entrepreneurial bug at an early age, growing up in the southeastern part of the state. His father, an assistant superintendent of Florence School District One, and […]
Clemson University is ranked among the top 25 national public universities for the eighth consecutive year, according to U.S.News & World Report’s annual guide to “America’s Best Colleges” for 2016.