The College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences equips students and engages research and outreach to address health and wellness challenges, tackle human impacts on the environment, and build stronger communities by better understanding human, political and social behavior and the impact of an ever-connected world.
As the need for more creative, technological solutions to health issues increases, companies meet constant design challenges when they offer up telemedicine technology or medication management apps designed with older adults in mind. Faculty from Clemson University and North Carolina State University examine this design challenge from a psychological perspective with a new book, “Aging, Technology and Health.”
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.
Improved brain injury diagnoses and approaches to knee surgery are among the sports research projects that have received a boost thanks to seed grants from the Robert H. Brooks Sports Science Institute at Clemson University.
Several Clemson University School of Nursing undergraduate and graduate students spent their spring break on a medical mission trip in the Dominican Republic. They worked in rural villages providing health care to the residents.
Clemson University's public health sciences department will host a symposium Tuesday, April 10, on the opioids crisis. "Problems & Solutions, Abuse & Addiction" will be at 6:45 p.m. in McKissick Theatre in the Hendrix Student Center.
Traditionally, students start thinking about going to college when they are in high school, but in a state that has been struggling with poorly performing and underfunded school districts for years, it’s vital to get children excited about college from a much younger age. So Clemson University’s new Office for College Preparation and Outreach recently hosted 110 fourth-graders from Greenville’s Legacy Early College Charter School to capture their imaginations and open their minds to the joys of going to college.
After 17-year-old Margaux Ascherl saw the painted tiger paws on the road leading to Clemson University and the campus, she knew she was meant to be there. “I really fell in love with the place and never looked back,” Ascherl said. After her freshman year, she transferred from Duquesne University in Pennsylvania to Clemson. However, […]
The Clemson University School of Health Research has 10 newly appointed faculty scholars from across four colleges in the University. The new faculty scholars are: Kaileigh Byrne, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology Zhou Job Chen, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology Brandi Crowe, assistant professor of recreational therapy in the Department of […]
Clemson University faculty members in the nursing, public health sciences, industrial engineering and genetics and biochemistry departments have been awarded seed grant funding from Greenville Health System and university partners of the GHS Health Sciences Center for projects relating to cancer, diabetes and pain management. These seed grant awardees are also affiliated with Clemson University […]
Five classes. Three teenage children. And one year until graduation. This is 37-year-old Christy Martinson’s life. It’s a busy life with little free time, but she said she prefers it that way. She doesn’t mind sacrificing sleep due to balancing a full class schedule and work. For years since dropping out of high school due […]
Clemson University is partnering with the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) to help underrepresented students in high school and at Clemson pursue careers in the healthcare field with an initiative called M.A.T.C.H. - Mentoring and Advising Through Collaborations in Healthcare.
Faculty and students from Clemson University will partner with the Institute for Physical Education in Chiang Mai, Thailand, to implement the Adaptive Sports for Social Change project. This project will provide content knowledge on adaptive sports to more than 40 physical education students in Thailand, as well as firsthand experience implementing these sports with individuals with disabilities.
Clemson faculty examines the stress and anxiety caused by the media attention around mass shootings and gun control, and how people inundated with it can contend with its effects.
Temple Grandin, who is nationally known as an author and speaker on autism and animal behavior, will be featured at this year’s South Carolina Cattlemen’s Association meeting April 5 at Clemson University’s T. Ed Garrison Arena.
The League of American Bicyclists recently improved Clemson University to silver status on its lists of Bicycle Friendly Universities. Silver status universities welcome cyclists, encourage cycling culture and provide opportunities for travel via cycling, according to the league.