Feature Stories From Clemson University
Susan Guynn’s course is designed to teach the fundamentals of hunting, including safety, wildlife biology and behavior, and how to clean and handle prey after a hunt. Hunting has taught Guynn patience, humility, and an appreciation for nature and the circle of life, traits she hopes the women in her class walk away with.
It wasn’t long ago that two nursing students thought college wasn’t an option. However, with the help of the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation Scholarship, both students are now on a career path devoted to caring for others and will graduate at the end of 2015.
For PJ Price, university is all about taking full advantage of opportunities to equip himself to go out and make a difference. He dreams of the number of people he’ll be able to significantly impact, not the number of zeros on a paycheck.
Take a moment to meet six Clemson seniors and see where they're headed after graduation.
Hey Tigers, impromptu study break here. Put down your coffee cup, unglaze your eyes and stop refreshing Blackboard! It’s time to meet MAJ (formally known as Michael Alan Johnson), Clemson’s Insta-famous fluffy duckling who’s been waddling his way around campus all month. CAUTION: Dangerously cute baby animal pictures ahead. Q: What’s the craziest thing you’ve […]
Graduate Student Government (GSG) has accepted a mission. Their purpose? Push Clemson up the ranks and contribute to its prestige. Their plan? Engage the members of Clemson’s graduate school and encourage innovative interaction between students and the world. Their biggest challenge is connecting all the facets of Clemson’s Graduate School. Beyond the different academic disciplines, […]
Petite hands cut, paste, and glue, covering the pages of a binder in the bedroom of a 6th grade girl. Don’t look for celebrities and pretty pictures — instead, clippings of world hunger, sustainability concerns and oppression fill the sleeves. A notebook full of things that hurt the maker’s soul. Emily Blackshire called this binder […]
A medallion hung from an orange and purple ribbon around C. Tycho Howle’s neck when he stepped up to the microphone and told a room full of Clemson University faithful, “I’m glad to be home.” The stage at his alma mater was a long way from his humble beginnings in a small South Carolina town, […]
Varun Grover is the consummate researcher. His prolific body of work includes more than 200 publications in major refereed journals, and more than 20,000 citations to his articles. Named by the Association for Information Systems as number one in the world for research productivity among 6,000 of his peers, Grover has made Clemson University’s College […]
With more than 600 UPIC opportunities this academic year, there is no better time for students to begin gaining experience and discovering their true passions and abilities.
Despite its name, the Clemson Literary Festival is more than an academic endeavor. It is a time for characters of all kinds to learn in a fun, relaxed environment about the craft of literature.
A pinching shoulder ache too pa¬inful to play through. A dangerous blood clot. An urgent four-and-a-half-hour surgery. A rib extraction, a breathing tube and a week confined to a hospital bed. An arm that would never throw a baseball the same way. A devastating blow to the dreams of a pitcher.
The Brooks Center for the Performing Arts recently caught up with composer, teacher, musician and Clemson University performing arts alumnus Nathan Whittaker ’10.
The camper was standing off to the side after the day’s program at Adventure Summer Camp, watching other kids free-play and ride mountain bikes. Although camp was well underway, at times his hands still seemed to tap aimlessly by his side without a game controller to hold onto. Confused as to why this boy — […]
Although the “ugly dress” is only metaphorical, Kemper specializes in a field that touches on related, and very real, concepts of body image, health promotion and exercise science.