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CLEMSON – Two undergraduate students in biological sciences – Haley Krachman and Maddie Eastman – received the first disbursements of the Dr. Alfred P. Wheeler Scholarship Endowment at a luncheon held on Dec. 1. The endowment was established in 2013 in honor of professor Alfred “Hap” Wheeler, who was the department chair of biological sciences […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina – Renovated office space and the launch of an emeritus faculty involvement program – Emeritus Scholars – has brought new life to the Emeritus College at Clemson University. When Dwaine Eubanks, professor emeritus of chemistry, was named director of the Emeritus College in May 2016, he knew the statistics about Clemson emeriti […]
CLEMSON – The College of Science, having just recently surpassed its inaugural year, has appointed three faculty members to Associate Dean positions in the Dean’s Office. They will begin their roles starting in January 2018. Apparao M. Rao, an R.A. Bowen Professor in the department of physics and astronomy and the director of the Clemson […]
“Eclipse Over Clemson: The day Tigertown will never forget,” a commemorative book about the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse, debuted Monday, just in time for the holidays.
CLEMSON, South Carolina – Clemson University students, faculty and staff rallied together on Nov. 29 to protest a clause in the tax reform bill that is currently being proposed by the federal government. The clause, as it currently stands, would add to the tax burden of graduate students at universities throughout the nation. At Clemson […]
CLEMSON – Twenty years ago, Terry Tritt taught his first class as a Clemson faculty member. It was a general physics course, packed with hundreds of undergraduate science and engineering students – and when Tritt cracked a joke, his audience wasn’t moved. “Everybody was looking at me real seriously. Nobody was smiling. And I thought: […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina – The first-ever disbursement of the Dr. Frederick S. Mandel ’78 Quasi-Endowment has been gifted to six graduate students in the department of chemistry. Announced on Nov. 13, Bukola Saheed, Ashley Dickey, Muskendol Novoa, Htoo Paing, Paige Reed and Khadijatul Kobra are the first recipients of the Mandel Fellowship, a gift established […]
CLEMSON – The life and legacy of Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani will be celebrated on Nov. 30 in an event arranged by the Clemson Iranian Student Association and the student chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics. Mirzakhani was a professor of mathematics at Stanford University and a 2014 winner of the Fields Medal […]
By observing the foraging habits of a New World monkey called a golden lion tamarin, assistant professor Lisa Rapaport was able to uncover evidence of adult tamarins actively teaching their young.
Clemson University professors Kristin Scott, Jeff Anker and Goutam Koley have been accepted as the newest Clemson University School of Health Research (CUSHR) and Greenville Health System Faculty Fellows. Faculty Fellows are tenured faculty members who are embedded in a Greenville Health System (GHS) department for a semester and summer to produce health-related research. Through […]
Four students have started their senior year knowing they’ve been accepted to medical school. As juniors, Alison Sansone, Amanda Kington, Megan Hooks and Regan Van Metre applied and were accepted to the University of South Carolina (USC) School of Medicine Greenville through the CU/USCSOMG Early Assurance Program in its pilot year. The USC School of […]
A Clemson professor, an alumnus, a former CCIT staff member and two current students have unveiled a computer software that can sort genes to better understand how they interact to cause disease.
The Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF) has announced eight researchers will receive fiscal year 2018 Technology Maturation Fund grants to support the last critical step in development needed to move new technologies to the marketplace.
CLEMSON, South Carolina – The 5th Annual Cell Biology of Eukaryotic Pathogens (CBEP) meeting was held on Oct. 19-20 at the Clemson Outdoor Lab, bringing together some of the best parasitic and fungal disease researchers in North America for coffee and collaboration. Hosted by Clemson University’s Eukaryotic Pathogens Innovation Center (EPIC), the meeting is held […]
Renowned geneticist to become director of Clemson University's Center for Human Genetics.