Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our series of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Michael Collins, a lieutenant with the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD). — Michael Collins once sat […]
Kurt Keppler has been named interim associate vice president in Clemson University’s Division of Student Affairs. Keppler has more than 35 years of experience in higher education and fills the void left by Doug Hallenbeck, who was named vice president for Student Affairs at Oklahoma State University in March. Keppler will begin his new role on May 1.
Greg Mullen isn’t shy about setting a high standard of excellence within the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD). The way Clemson’s associate vice president for public safety and chief of police sees it, part of his job is ensuring professional development is at the core of his staff’s continuing education. And that is why he […]
One year is not enough. That’s one of the lessons that Dan Hofmann learned as president of the Staff Senate. Hofmann, who handed over his gavel to 2019-2020 Staff Senate President Janeen Putman at a ceremony last week, said that the Senate embarked on a number of important initiatives during his term, many of which […]
CLEMSON — Members of Clemson Undergraduate Student Government (CUSG) came together one final time to celebrate the 2018-19 academic year, hand out awards and inaugurate the incoming student body president, vice president and attorney general. The banquet took place Thursday evening inside the President’s Suite at Memorial Stadium. Jonathan Gundana — who served as activities director for […]
As Vice President for Student Affairs Almeda Jacks made her way in front of the podium prior to Saturday’s residence hall naming ceremony, chatter continued to emanate from the crowd of about 100 people in front of the Core Campus complex. Jacks addressed the eager audience more than once before things finally started to settle […]
Mason Foley just concluded a year in office as Clemson’s undergraduate student body president. Originally from Nashville, Tennessee, he joined Clemson Undergraduate Student Government (CUSG) early in his college career. He campaigned for the student body president position in the spring of 2018 and was elected by his peers to serve the 2018-19 academic year. […]
In 2012, Lt. Chris Harrington of the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) was selected from a group of law enforcement officials throughout the state of South Carolina who were charged with developing a training program for dealing with an active shooter. Just over a year later, following the Boston Marathon bombing, Lynn Fisher — emergency […]
The Student Affairs Business Office (SABO) wants to begin recognizing division staff who complete optional training through Tiger Training. These professional development opportunities may be online or in-person trainings. Thank you to the staff and supervisors supporting their staff to enhance their knowledge and skills. Interested in exploring the training opportunities in Tiger Training? Here […]
Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our series of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is John Wilde, a sophomore engineering major and veteran of the U.S. Navy. — John Wilde is […]
Students and guests should plan to arrive early as security at the entrances to the coliseum may mean it will take a little extra time to find a seat. The university's clear bag policy will be in effect for the event and there will be walk-through metal detectors at the entrances of the Burton Gallery, the East Gate, the South Gate and the student entrance on the loading dock. Students who are participating in the ceremony are asked to refrain from bringing bags.
CLEMSON — CONNECTIONS, an initiative that assists first-year students of color at Clemson University, was selected as a bronze recipient for the 2018-19 Excellence Awards from the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). Each year, NASPA recognizes the contributions of members who are transforming higher education through outstanding programs, innovative services and effective administration. CONNECTIONS […]
Clemson Undergraduate Student Government will hold the fifth annual Walk for Veterans on Saturday, April 6. The event begins at the President’s House with an address from Jim Clements at 10 a.m., followed by a one-mile walk at 11 that will end at the Scroll of Honor Memorial next to the football stadium. All proceeds benefit the scholarship endowment for Clemson student veterans.
It takes a certain kind of student leader to turn a residence hall into a home. For Clemson University Resident Assistants, community building comes with the job.
Clemson University is the first university in the state of South Carolina to provide the American Heart Association CPR in Schools training. The program launched its first student group training in January and in the future plans to expand to trainees from a pool that could include resident assistants, tour guides, recreation staff, Orientation ambassadors, student government and student-athletes.