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.
According to Dr. Darren L. Linvill, assistant professor in Clemson’s communication department, there’s no such thing as a classroom free of bias. Even in cases where a faculty member’s ideological or political stance might seem inconsequential to the subject at hand, perceptions of bias play a role in how faculty and students interact and how […]
The Institute for Parks at Clemson University held its annual George B. Hartzog Jr. Environmental Awards Program Oct. 25 at the Clemson First Baptist Church. The Institute for Parks awarded six individuals during the luncheon and awards program for exemplary leadership in the conservation and preservation of parks and protected areas. The program preceded the […]
Clemson University’s public health sciences department recently earned a coveted national accreditation for its Bachelor of Science in health science concentrations.
Zeynep Gedikoglu, a doctoral candidate in Clemson’s department of parks, recreation and tourism management, spent two weeks in Armeno, Italy for the International Federation of Information Technology and Tourism summer school. The summer school gathered prestigious scholars, graduate students and practitioners together to address the growing tourism problem and sustainability of World Heritage Sites. This […]
WYFF News 4, the top ranked station in South Carolina’s largest media market, will broadcast live from the Clemson University campus on Election Day (Nov. 8). Clemson students will work in the Social Media Listening Center (SMLC) in partnership with WYFF to monitor social media conversations surrounding the presidential election as it happens on election night.
The Institute for Parks at Clemson University will feature the director of the National Park Service and an acclaimed author and environmentalist as speakers at the 38th Annual George B. Hartzog Jr. Lecture at 2 p.m. Oct. 25 in Tillman Hall auditorium.
Andrew Whitehead, an assistant professor in Clemson’s sociology and anthropology department, is part of a team that has earned funding from the Lilly Endowment to increase the content, features and outreach of the Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA).
Kaitlyn Styles, a senior in Clemson’s School of Nursing and Clemson cheerleader, has enjoyed the benefits of the Peggy Gardner Deane Endowed Nursing Scholarship since earning it before the beginning of her junior year. The scholarship is awarded to undergraduate junior and senior nursing majors from Anderson County with at least a 3.0 GPA. Styles, […]
Representatives from four departments in the Clemson University College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences have stepped up to play an integral role in the 2016-2017 United Way campaign. The campaign will kick off Oct. 24 with a campaign goal of $115,000. Sheri Webster, Eddie Smith and Thomas Britt are all serving as team captains […]
The Clemson University Center for China Studies will feature former National Security Advisor and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger via webcast at its speaker series from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Commerce Club in Greenville.
Ryan Bartley is a senior who double majors in economics and political science, and he recently took advantage of the Clemson University Department of Political Science’s semester abroad program in Belgrade, Serbia. Courses are taught in English by top Belgrade University professors, and Bartley and his fellow students got the opportunity to interact with Serbian […]
Clemson University Historic Properties recently enlisted the help of the university’s Anthropology Club to literally dig into the history of Clemson’s Hopewell House. Historic Properties is currently replacing the house’s rotting front porch, and Will Hiott, director of Historic Properties, saw this as the perfect opportunity to get more information on the history of the […]
Clemson University employees may now reserve an appointment time for a comprehensive physical exam at the Joseph F. Sullivan Center for dates between Oct. 1 and Dec. 3. The physical is $50, and 50 slots are available. The physical includes a comprehensive health history, a physical exam including vision and hearing testing, blood pressure, urinalysis […]
When 1 in 8 U.S. women are projected to develop invasive breast cancer over the course of their lifetime, it is rare that any community is untouched by the disease. Clemson University is no exception. Understanding this reality and the importance of support for breast cancer patients, two Clemson employees and breast cancer survivors are […]
Mike Reynolds, superintendent of California’s and Nevada’s Death Valley National Park, will visit Clemson University to celebrate the National Park Service centennial in the Death Valley of the East Coast.