The Clemson community will come together to celebrate the beginning of the school year and kick off the football season at the annual First Friday Parade at 6 p.m. Aug. 31. The event, which features community groups, university departments, Panhellenic and service sororities, and other student organizations, precedes Clemson’s first home football game, set for 12:20 p.m. Sept. 1 against Furman.
Monday morning’s University Convocation marked the beginning of the collegiate experience for more than 5,000 incoming freshman and transfer students. More than 1,800 graduate students are also starting their journey to master’s or doctoral degrees.
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 Kryssa Cooper, who handles sponsorship coordination within the Division of Student Affairs. — Kryssa Cooper joined […]
Clemson's annual Welcome Back Festival will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in downtown Clemson.
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 Clemson junior Thomas Marshall III. — Thomas Marshall III is all set to begin his junior […]
CLEMSON — Dr. Kristin Walker, most recently associate director of analytics and initiatives for Clemson’s Center for Career and Professional Development, is joining the Student Affairs Business Operations (SABO) team as its director of assessment. Walker’s official start date in the new position is Monday, Aug. 13. “I’m excited for Kristin to join our team and […]
Greg Mullen has been named associate vice president for public safety and chief of police at Clemson University. He was appointed to fill this role on an interim basis in May and was appointed to this role on a permanent basis at the conclusion of a national search to fill the position.
Clemson University’s College Panhellenic Council (CPC) was one of 18 college organizations recognized by the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) this week with an award for achievement related to the advancement of the sorority experience.
Rachel Moore vividly recalls her first visit to the state of South Carolina. “I was interviewing for a teaching position in the history department,” she said. “I touched down at Greenville-Spartanburg about 9:30 at night and rented a car. As I was driving toward Clemson on the interstate, on the right side near one of […]
It’s not been a secret that students love Clemson University and now The Princeton Review agrees. In its newly released 2019 edition of “The Best 384 Colleges,” The Princeton Review ranks Clemson No. 1 among surveyed colleges in the “These Students Love These Colleges” category.
Editor’s note: This is the first installment in a new series of podcasts entitled “Student Affairs Talk.” In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. Our first featured guest is Senior Director of Campus Recreation Chris Fiocchi. — Chris Fiocchi is entering his fifth […]
It doesn’t take long for creative and engaging videos to “go viral” in today’s society. We see countless examples of it each and every day through various social media platforms. The latest example at Clemson University took place Tuesday, July 10. By now, many people are aware of the ongoing #LipSyncBattle featuring police departments across […]
With Move-In Week quickly approaching, the University Housing & Dining team needs your help. Volunteers are needed on Friday, Aug. 17 and Saturday, Aug. 18 to welcome new students to Clemson for the 2018–19 academic year. Make a lasting impression on students and families by helping unload cars and carrying belongings to assigned rooms. Five […]
Home to seven new residence halls and more than 1,600 beds for both upperclassmen and first-year students, the community provides much more than living space.
Sarah Custer has been named emergency management director for Clemson University, filling the void left by Lynn Fisher, who retired in February. In her new role, Custer administers all activities related to emergency management for the university’s main campus.