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.
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.
Graduate Student Government President Tyrese Bryant and Vice President Shawn Nanney are focused on making sure graduate voices are heard. Let’s take a minute to learn more about their perspectives on a range of issues.
The Clemson University School of Nursing held its third annual white coat ceremony for 119 incoming freshmen on Sept. 16 in Tillman Auditorium. The students received their first official white coats and stood together to recite a nursing oath, pledging to practice their profession faithfully and devote themselves to the welfare of those committed to […]
Marieke Van Puymbroeck, recreational therapy program coordinator and professor in Clemson’s parks, recreation and tourism management department, was recently named president-elect of the American Therapeutic Recreation Association. The association appointed its new board Sept. 13 in Chicago, Illinois. This three-year commitment allows Van Puymbroeck to serve as president-elect for the first year, president for the […]
Clemson students played only a small part in the lives of the seven tigers we saw — but the tigers (and their breathtaking homeland) have had an irrevocable impact on mine. I hope that every student has the opportunity to experience a similar shift in perspective — one that, I believe, can only be gained through cultural immersion and global learning.
Jack Ford has seen sports and news reporting from all sides, from behind the defensive line on the football field at Yale University to behind the camera on the “Today Show.” His impressive résumé boasts a wide variety of achievements and awards, including a law degree and an Emmy Award. More recently, Ford has turned […]