The College of Health, Education and Human Development's teaching, research and service efforts focus on public health sciences, nursing, education, and parks, recreation and tourism management.
Eight Clemson University students, including two seniors in the Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management program, are in the beginning stages of the eight-week EDGE study abroad program in Europe. The students arrived in London on Jan. 16 before heading to Leeds in the United Kingdom. Leeds acts as “home base” for the group, as the […]
Lamont A. Flowers, executive director of the Charles H. Houston Center for the Study of the Black Experience in Education at Clemson University, addressed faculty diversity in higher education in a chapter of a recently released book on diversity, inclusion and positive organizational scholarship. The book, “Positive Organizing in a Global Society: Understanding and Engaging […]
Clemson University’s Bicycle Research Team presented three research projects involving bicycle tourism, planning and community development at the recent International Adventure Conference in Sheffield, England. Charles Chancellor, associate professor of parks, recreation and tourism management and director of the Bicycle Research Team, and doctoral students and team members Li-Hsin Chen and Scott Ogletree presented at […]
Clemson University School of Nursing professor John Whitcomb has received the Presidential Citation award from the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM). The award recognizes extraordinary contributions of time, energy and resources to SCCM during the previous year. Whitcomb is an associate professor at Clemson’s School of Nursing, where he also serves as undergraduate coordinator […]
Clemson University recreational therapy faculty and one alumna have won the regional Ann James Award for their presentation at the recent Southeast Recreational Therapy Symposium in Savannah, Georgia. Clemson University faculty members Marieke Van Puymbroeck and Brent Hawkins collaborated with 2013 recreational therapy doctoral program graduate Brandi Crowe on the presentation, and the team will […]
Clemson University has launched a new video series that puts experts on your screen when and where you want them. "On the Table," a public policy series from ClemsonTV, tackles such tough subjects as concussions in sports, the role of technology in our lives and health screening disparities, providing in-depth discussion from leading researchers and scholars who are members of the Clemson faculty.
Bobbi Curry, grants administrator and manager of the Center for Research and Collaborative Activities at Clemson University, recently completed the Grants Management Certificate Program from Management Concepts. The program provides comprehensive professional education in the grants field and is designed for employees of organizations that receive federal funds and use those funds to perform programmatic […]
Women who began having menstrual cycles at a younger age are at greater risk of developing gestational diabetes, a disease affecting up to 7 percent of pregnant women that can cause babies to develop type 2 diabetes and other complications, new research shows.
In anticipation of the Clemson University College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences’ official start on July 1, the college has tapped two veteran Clemson professors to lead its research and academic efforts. Psychology professor Eric Muth has been named associate dean for research and graduate studies; and parks, recreation and tourism management professor Denise Anderson will serve as associate dean for undergraduate studies.
Clemson University opens the doors for campus and community constituents to visit the new Watt Family Innovation Center during an open house Friday, Jan. 22, from 2:30–4:30 p.m.
Clemson’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center is now offering two six-week programs for faculty, staff and CU4Health members that are focused on physical activity and stress management. The first session begins Wednesday, Jan. 13, and continues on Wednesdays during lunchtime through Feb. 17. The second session begins March 2 and continues on Wednesdays during lunchtime through […]
Behind the scenes, backstage and on the sidelines of the Rose Parade — yet seemingly at the center of it all— you’ll find Clemson alumnae Karen Sunshine.
Clemson University public health sciences faculty member Sarah Griffin has been named a Greenville Health System (GHS) Faculty Fellow. She will help lead GHS-Clemson research in childhood obesity and pediatric population health management.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Clemson University will host a talk, tasting and book signing by Johnathon Scott Barrett, author of the recently published cookbook memoir "Rise and Shine: A Southern Son’s Treasury of Food, Family and Friends," Thursday, Dec. 3.
Clemson University parks, recreation and tourism management Ph.D. student Edwin Sabuhoro has received the Ian Redmond Conservation Award from the Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP), a United Nations initiative focused on chimpanzee, gorilla, bonobo and orangutan conservation.