Finding new markets for South Carolina’s abundance of timber, changing how commercial buildings are constructed and keeping the state’s more than 13 million acres of timberland healthy is the focus of a $250,000 grant awarded to Clemson’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute (WU+D).
Clemson University has been designated an Innovation and Economic Prosperity University by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) in recognition of Clemson’s strong commitment to being a leader in regional economic engagement.
Clemson University Extension received a grant to launch a rural entrepreneurship program in Abbeville, McCormick and southern Anderson counties. The pilot program could be replicated across the state, providing businesses and prospective entrepreneurs with education, mentorship and consultation to ensure their ventures are successful. Additionally, Extension will work with communities to explore the creation of farmers markets or community kitchens where growers can package fresh produce, among other projects.
A Clemson Public Service and Agriculture magazine that enhances economic development in agribusiness, South Carolina's largest industry, won a Notable State Document award from the South Carolina State Library.
Students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research unveiled its newest concept vehicle, sponsored by General Motors, at the GM Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan.
Clemson broke ground for the Advanced Powertrain Testing Laboratory, a two-story 3,000-square-foot addition to the Carroll A. Campbell Jr. Graduate Engineering Center at Clemson University’s International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR).
Deep Orange 5, Clemson’s 2020 concept vehicle, will be revealed at the GM Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan on April 22.
Clemson University will celebrate the role research plays – on campus and beyond – during the month of April with activities showcasing the academic excellence and scholarship of its students and faculty.
The Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) will be represented at the 2015 SelectUSA Investment Summit, where President Barack Obama will deliver the keynote address.
Clemson University honored chairman emeritus of India’s Tata Motors Ratan Tata with an honorary Doctorate of Automotive Engineering at the S.C. Automotive Summit Tuesday.
The Clemson University Restoration Institute in North Charleston received the Engineering Excellence Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina.
South Carolina agribusiness professionals took to the Statehouse recently to tell lawmakers how vital Clemson University is to the revenue and jobs they bring to the state.
Your phone, computer, TV – all are modern-day technologies made possible largely by light-based technologies. With materials as the technology enabler within all devices and components, Clemson University is uniquely positioned to support the research, work-force development and outreach needs of the light-based technology industry.
South Carolina and Canada already benefit greatly from close economic ties, but the relationship can be stronger. That was the message coming out of a conference hosted by Clemson University’s Canada Center and Wood Utilization + Design Institute. The meeting on the Clemson campus focused on ways to strengthen and expand forestry industry ties and opportunities between the Palmetto State and its partner north of the border.
Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE) announced Tuesday that it is now accepting applications for its 2015 Energy Security Prize, powered by the InterTech Group. Clemson University and CNBC are official partners of this year’s Energy Security Prize.