After a rigorous selection process, Clemson University’s Rutland Institute for Ethics announced that its Advisory Board has selected Scott T. Dishman, who serves as director of community engagement for The Family Effect, to receive the 2015 James F. Barker Ethics in Action Award
A seasoned paleontologist with international experience has been named curator at the Bob Campbell Geology Museum, which is located on the grounds of the South Carolina Botanical Garden at Clemson University.
Anna Schleifer of Clemson University was hoping for a $5,000 scholarship when she sent her application to an Atlanta-based engineering society that has awarded more than $1.5 million to students over 27 years. She didn’t get the scholarship she wanted. Instead, the mechanical engineering major won $10,000.
Matt Hapstack of Greenville, a biological sciences student at Clemson University, was awarded a prestigious $4,000 fellowship from the American Society of Microbiology (ASM).
Tom Oberdan, associate professor of science and technology in society, has received a Scholars Award of $128,000 from the National Science Foundation to explore the 20th-century origins of how philosophers think about science.
Five alumni have been named to the Clemson Alumni Association’s board of directors.
A third-generation farmer with deep ties to Clemson’s land-grant heritage and expansive knowledge of South Carolina’s agribusiness industry has been named director of the Clemson University Experiment Station.
Seven educators in the Clemson University College of Business and Behavioral Science have been awarded the distinction of being named Trevillian Distinguished Professors, Dean Bobby McCormick has announced.
Steven L. Paine, who served for six years as West Virginia’s 25th superintendent of schools, has joined the National Dropout Prevention Network (NDPN) board of directors.
The leader of South Carolina's effort to maintain the health of sheep and goats now leads the American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners (AASRP).
Roger W. Liska, professor and chair of Clemson University's department of construction science and management, has won the ABC Kirby Award, the most prestigious award given by the Associated Builders and Contractors of the Carolinas (ABC). The award was presented Aug. 7 in Charlotte.
In furthering its commitment to the university’s diversity and cultural awareness initiatives, Clemson University’s Youth Learning Institute (YLI) has established a new international program and hired its first director of international programs.
You’d think learning about the moral foundations of capitalism would be the furthest thing from an 18-year-old’s mind. For most incoming college freshmen that may be true, but not for 11 Lyceum Scholars about to embark on their college careers at Clemson University.
Clemson University’s Millie Davenport and Paul Thompson received the 2015 Achievement Award and Distinguished Service Award, respectively, at the National Association of County Agricultural Agents annual meeting in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
A professor who has studied PCB contamination in Hartwell Lake’s tributaries was named leader of Clemson University’s engineering and science education department. Cindy Lee has been serving as the department’s interim chair and now has the position permanently.