Clemson University students will benefit from scholarships, additional experienced faculty and new state-of the-art classroom space thanks to the continuing investment of alumnus Joe Erwin and his wife, Gretchen.
CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson University’s Call Me MISTER program has received $1.3 million from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) of Battle Creek, Mich., to collaborate with Jackson State University (JSU) to increase the number of African-American male teachers in Mississippi K-8 classrooms. Clemson’s Interim Provost Nadim Aziz made the announcement Friday as representatives from the […]
As a student, young alum Suzanne Pickens was an active part of campus. Now as an alumna, she wants to give that same opportunity to students for generations to come.
A $1 million gift to Clemson University ensures that two legacies that began in the early 1900s will benefit current and future students. In 1938, Frank S. Barnes Jr. of Rock Hill began his freshman year at Clemson College. He followed his father, F.S. Barnes Sr., who graduated from there in 1915. The Sheep Barn was built on campus at the turn of the century.
A new partnership will establish formal collaboration among genetic researchers and Clemson University faculty at the Greenwood Genetic Center and Self Regional Healthcare, expanding an already successful working relationship.
Toyota Technical Center, the North American research and development arm of Toyota Motor Corp. , will sponsor the sixth-generation innovative Deep Orange program, a vehicle prototype designed and conceived by automotive engineering students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR).
When it comes to Pam Buffington Redmon’s passion to control tobacco, it’s personal. Two weeks before her 1985 graduation from Clemson’s School of Nursing, Redmon received a call that no daughter wants to receive. Her father, a longtime smoker, was being rushed to the hospital and would need open heart surgery. He survived, but struggled […]
The Columbia Clemson Club has made its final payment to establish a $25,000 endowment to provide scholarships to Clemson students from Richland County.
Alumnus George McCall is a frequent guest lecturer and mentor for students (particularly sophomores) in the College of Engineering and Science. He hopes to inspire students to explore a variety of careers using their engineering background.
Clemson University has inducted three new members into the Fort Hill Legacy Society, which honors donors posthumously for leaving $1 million or more to the university in their estate plans. Each member of the society has a bronze leaf memorial on the grounds of Fort Hill, the historic home of Thomas Green and Anna Calhoun Clemson.
Clemson University has started an endowment in honor of professor emeritus Ben Skardon, a Clemson alumnus and survivor of the Bataan Death March in World War II.
President and Mrs. Barker take a moment to thank everyone who gave to the Barkers Scholars Endowment, which will provide unrestricted need-based scholarships to deserving students for years to come.
The South Carolina Lowcountry’s primary provider of electricity, together with the nation’s largest utility, joined Clemson University today to dedicate the world’s most advanced energy systems testing and research center. The world-class facility was named the SCE&G Energy Innovation Center during a dedication that marks the beginning of groundbreaking research, education and innovation at the Clemson University Restoration Institute (CURI) campus. SCE&G supported the center with a $3.5 million gift.
Space Shuttle astronaut Frank Culbertson will present Clemson University student Brenden Roberts with a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation during a public presentation during Thursday's Clemson vs. Georgia Tech football game at Memorial Stadium.
The generosity and careful planning of two former Clemson University retired employees -- Edward L. and Virginia Abbott Jackson Stanley -- have resulted in a $380,000 scholarship fund for students in mathematical sciences.