Feature Stories From Clemson University
Reed Cawthon was destined to follow in his father’s footsteps as a member of Clemson’s varsity men’s soccer team. Frank Cawthon had played under legendary collegiate soccer coach I.M. Ibrahim, who guided the Tigers to National Championships in 1984 and 1987. The younger Cawthon was a member of the program from 2014–16, but when his […]
Growing up in Sri Lanka, this Tiger ate lentils three times a day, never imagining that she would later use lentils to help address the world’s nutritional problems. Through her plant and environmental science research at Clemson, this Tiger is working to change the world with her research in global food security, childhood obesity and […]
Kari McCormick has never had a shortage of passions, nor a shortage of opportunities to combine them. She loves crafts and fashion. She wrote a high school research paper on the history of shoes. In her opinion, the right pair of shoes can “change your life.” But even more than a cute pair of wedges, […]
The daughter of immigrants, Nikki Haley '94, has gone from a small town in South Carolina to serve as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, all the while following the lessons she learned from her parents.
A senior marketing major and creative writing minor, Reed Piller is a self-published author with a trilogy of novels.
University offers public history lesson with new signs at 11 historic buildings on the main campus.
This Tiger has spent her career sharing the Clemson Family and the Clemson experience with potential students and campus visitors.
Madison Maddox thrives on caffeine, late-night brainstorming sessions, and the triumphant moments when hard-fought goals are achieved. The junior computer science major and Calhoun Honors College student from Beaufort, South Carolina, says her biggest challenge is prioritizing time management while navigating a schedule packed with academic and extracurricular activities. But if these are the best […]
We see what faculty do. The results of their research often touches thousands, if not millions, of lives. But why do they do what they do? What inspires them? What motivates them? Behind the Research is a video profile series that answers those questions and teaches us about the researcher, as well as the research. […]
As 2017 comes to an end, let’s take a moment to reflect on the many ways Clemson continues to make its mark as a leader in education, innovative research and athletics.
Seeing the world was something Julia Riley knew she wanted to do at an early age; saving it took a bit longer to enter the equation.
This Tiger helped to start the campus Solid Green movement, which raises awareness of littering on campus, recycling, energy and water conservation and other environmental issues.
The kindness of Clemson University students was on full display last week as volunteers for Clemson Hope, a student-led nonprofit, wrapped more than 1,100 Christmas presents to deliver to two local elementary schools. It was part of their Adopt-A-Classroom campaign to bring cheer to children who may not receive gifts this holiday season.
When this Tiger, a hard core exercise enthusiast, developed a rare medical condition that left him very close to death, he called his family — his Clemson Family. And they came through.
The fledgling U.S. Air Force careers of brothers Cameron and Evan Dunker are off to a flying start. The “socially identical” but biologically fraternal twin brothers from Aiken, S.C., were recently awarded slots in undergraduate pilot training when they graduate next May from Clemson University’s Air Force ROTC program as second lieutenants. The 23-year-olds were […]