Kathy Bush Hobgood is in her third year as assistant vice president for Student Affairs and executive director of University Housing & Dining. She first joined the Student Affairs team in 2006 as the director of residential life, a position she held until the division’s reorganization in 2015. In her current role, Hobgood manages a […]
Hundreds of volunteers from student organization Clemson Miracle came together during the 2017-18 academic year to raise a record $234,851 for the Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System (GHS). The amount not only was a record for Clemson Miracle, but also a record contribution to GHS from any university organization.
Clemson University is making organizational changes to enhance overall public safety and emergency preparedness at all campus locations and properties statewide.
Clemson University’s Tiger Alliance, a college access program designed to help build pathways to higher education, targets black, Latino and Hispanic males in the Upstate of South Carolina. Some 400 Alliance members will gather at the T.D. Convention Center Thursday and Friday in Greenville for Clemson’s 2018 National Men of Color Summit.
Kane Waterbury wasn’t quite sure what to expect the first time he volunteered at James M. Brown Elementary School in Walhalla. As he looks back on it, however, the term he most often associates with it is life-changing. “When you go to a school and actually hear kids say, ‘I get to eat lunch today,’ […]
The Division of Student Affairs held its 2018 award breakfast and recognition ceremony on Tuesday in the Hendrix Center. Awards were announced by Marijohn Boyd and Jeff Hahn from the Office of Community and Ethical Standards, while Vice President Almeda Jacks presented plaques to each of the winners. “I had the good fortune of working […]
Elmer Orellana wasn’t entirely sure where his post-undergraduate experience would take him. The one thing the 2015 George Mason University graduate was sure of was that he wanted to make a difference, or — in his own words — to “make ripples” into the lives of students. To that end, his path to Clemson was […]
Bryce Conti and Cody Woods have been elected Clemson University Graduate Student Government (GSG) president and vice president, respectively. Conti is from nearby Greenville and Woods is a native of Augusta, Georgia.
The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) has named Kristin Walker of Clemson University’s Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) its 2018 recipient of the Spelman Johnson Rising Star Award. The award recognition will take place at the NACE Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on June 7.
An impressive lineup of nationally and internationally known speakers and guests is expected to impart knowledge and experiential guidance to hundreds of young boys and men during Clemson University's 2018 Men of Color National Summit. The summit returns to the TD Convention Center in Greenville, South Carolina, April 12-13 with more than 45 sessions designed to encourage students to evaluate and discover their full potential.
The Division of Student Affairs held its annual Night of the Stars Gala on Saturday, March 24. Well over 100 donors, supporters, staff and students were on hand to enjoy a night of fellowship and entertainment inside the Clyde V. Madren Center. The event included live and silent auctions, food and beverage courtesy of presenting […]
Clemson University is advancing its commitment to inclusive excellence with an emphasis on education. Moryah Jackson will lead the effort as director of diversity education in the Office of Inclusion and Equity.
George Smith is in his third year as chief of staff and 11th year as associate vice president within the Division of Student Affairs. He holds administrative responsibility for several areas, including operational oversight of the $98 million business enterprise, strategic planning and assessment, and all communications and brand management functions. He is also heavily […]
Mason Foley and Logan Young have been elected Clemson Undergraduate Student Government (CUSG) president and vice president, respectively. Foley hails from Nashville, Tennessee, while Young is from nearby Greenville.
The doors opened to Clemson University students on Feb. 18, 2017. Only this time, it was newly refurbished. Known best as the ‘Sheep Barn’ during the days it was still Clemson College, the Barnes Center was repurposed into a full-fledged, late-night social programming destination. And since that re-opening of sorts, over 90 programs have been […]