Clemson education professor David Fleming has received the Distinguished Alumni Award from The Citadel and was inducted into the Citadel Academy of Science and Mathematics.

Clemson education professor David Fleming has received the Distinguished Alumni Award from The Citadel and was inducted into the Citadel Academy of Science and Mathematics.

David Fleming, associate professor in the Eugene T. Moore School of Education at Clemson University, received the Distinguished Alumni Award from The Citadel and was inducted into the Citadel Academy of Science and Mathematics during the 2015 Citadel Academy of Science and Mathematics Celebration in March.

Fleming received the prestigious award and induction into the academy for his national and international recognition of scholarly accomplishments in his field and his service to society and community.

Fleming is the principal investigator for GoalPOST (Goal-Oriented Performance in Out of School Time), a partnership between Clemson University and Anderson School Districts 1 and 4 that investigates informal learning activities among at-risk youth. He has also held leadership positions in professional organizations at the local, regional and national levels such as the American Educational Research Association and the Society of Health and Physical Education.

The Citadel is The Military College of South Carolina and seeks to achieve excellence in the education and development of principled leaders.