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 has leased space in the historic, renovated 19th-century Cigar Factory on East Bay Street for its Charleston-based programs in architecture, historic preservation, Architecture+Health and landscape architecture.
A robust employment environment and continued growth in the manufacturing, health, leisure and hospitality sectors have a Clemson University economics professor optimistic about the 2016 economic outlook for the Upstate and South Carolina as a whole.
From the first doctoral degree awarded in 1955 in plant pathology to Donald Peterson of Ludington, Michigan — when "a reading knowledge" of French and German was required for plant pathology and Coach Frank Howard led the Tigers to a 7-3 record — to today, Clemson has awarded 4,534 Ph.D. sheepskins.
A Clemson University teacher education program is among the nation’s most effective at equipping future high school teachers with knowledge about the subjects they will teach, according to a report this week from the National Council on Teacher Quality.
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.
Parlor Press, the scholarly publishing company founded and edited by Clemson University professor David Blakesley, has received this year’s Best Book award from the Council of Writing Program Administrators.
A team of Clemson University researchers has received $850,000 from the National Science Foundation for a four-year comprehensive study of conservation easements in the United States.
Clemson University officials will hold two ceremonies to recognize the achievements of the school’s graduates. Officials will award degrees to approximately 1,250 students in Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 17.
More than 30 competitors stepped into the ring in November to compete in the second annual Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership Pitch Smackdown to try to win an all-expenses paid trip to Silicon Valley.
Clemson University’s Master of Public Administration program is ranked eighth in the nation by GraduatePrograms.com. The MPA program began in 1992 and became an online program in 2010.
Clemson University has been ranked 12th among the top 30 best value agriculture colleges by College Values Online.
The National Council on Teacher Quality has named the Clemson University Eugene T. Moore School of Education’s secondary education program as the best value among schools and colleges of education in South Carolina.
Julia Eggert, professor and coordinator of the healthcare genetics Ph.D. program at Clemson University’s School of Nursing, has been named an American Academy of Nursing Fellow, one of the highest honors in the nursing profession.
Clemson University will host the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional Ethics Bowl Saturday. The competition will take place in Daniel Hall beginning at 9 a.m. The final round will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the Hendrix Student Center, with the awards ceremony and a reception immediately following at 5:45 p.m. The public is invited to attend.