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  • U.S. News ranks Clemson College of Education #1 national online program
    Michael Staton | January 9, 2018
    CU Online

    U.S. News & World Report has ranked a Clemson University College of Education program first among online graduate education programs in the nation in 2018.

  • Kiplinger’s ranks Clemson among Best College Values of 2018
    John Gouch | December 22, 2017
    Clemson University sign that sits at the corner of the Bowman field entrance to campus.

    Clemson University once again has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance list of 300 Best College Values of 2018. Clemson is ranked the 31st best value for in-state students at a public university and 35th for out-of-state students.

  • Clemson students partner with GHS to revamp healing garden
    Steven Bradley | December 18, 2017

    Seven Clemson University students put their heads — and talents — together this semester to brighten the hospital experience for Greenville Health System patients, particularly those in the children’s hospital. As part of their Sustainable Landscape Garden Design laboratory class, an interdisciplinary group of agricultural education, architecture and horticulture majors completed a redesign of the GHS Healing Garden on Grove Road in Greenville.

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Economic Development


  • Clemson sets state cotton, peanut meetings for Jan. 23, 25
    Denise Attaway | January 10, 2018
    Peanuts generated more than $52 million in South Carolina in 2015.

    Southeast farmers can learn tips to maximize profitability on cotton and peanut crops at meetings planned by the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service this month.

  • Recent upgrades bolster Garrison Arena’s versatility, value beyond livestock industry
    Steven Bradley | December 14, 2017
    Riders with Tiger paw flags in arena

    Already one of the Southeast’s premier multi-purpose livestock facilities, the T. Ed Garrison Arena is undergoing a series of upgrades to continue supporting South Carolina’s $1.2 billion livestock industry while increasing its adaptability to host a variety of new shows and events.

  • Samsung and Gov. Henry McMaster announce new R&D partnership with Clemson, USC
    December 8, 2017
    Samsung's Newberry facility

    Samsung Electronics America Friday announced a new research and development partnership with the state of South Carolina and its two largest universities, Clemson University and the University of South Carolina. Together with the state government, Samsung will create the Palmetto Consortium for Home Appliance Innovation [PCHAI], a robust R&D program designed to catalyze innovation, foster public/private collaboration, and nurture the next generation of advanced manufacturing professionals in South Carolina.

University News


  • Clemson national champion of 2017 GameDay Recycling Challenge
    Philip Sikes | January 16, 2018
    Tailgating lot at a Clemson football game

    With 98,521 pounds of waste recycled, composted or donated, Clemson University was named national champion in total recycling as part of the 2017 GameDay Recycling Challenge (GDRC).

  • Widow of slain state senator to speak during MLK commemorative service
    Wanda Johnson | January 11, 2018
    Jennifer Pinckney

    Spearheaded by the Harvey and Lucinda Gantt Multicultural Center, Clemson University will celebrate the birth, life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Jan. 12-18 with the theme "By All Means Keep Moving" from a 1967 speech King delivered in Cleveland, Ohio. A commemorative service at 6 p.m. at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts Jan. 16, allows attendees to 'keep honoring' as Clemson welcomes keynote speaker Jennifer Pinckney, widow of Pastor and S.C. Senator Clementa C. Pinckney.

  • Wells Fargo donates $350,000 to Clemson diversity programs
    Michael Staton | January 11, 2018
    Wells Fargo Luncheon_102-X3

    A recent gift from Wells Fargo of $350,000 will support two Clemson University programs concerned with improving educational outcomes for diverse student populations across South Carolina.

Public Service and Agriculture


People


  • Widow of slain state senator to speak during MLK commemorative service
    Wanda Johnson | January 11, 2018
    Jennifer Pinckney

    Spearheaded by the Harvey and Lucinda Gantt Multicultural Center, Clemson University will celebrate the birth, life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Jan. 12-18 with the theme "By All Means Keep Moving" from a 1967 speech King delivered in Cleveland, Ohio. A commemorative service at 6 p.m. at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts Jan. 16, allows attendees to 'keep honoring' as Clemson welcomes keynote speaker Jennifer Pinckney, widow of Pastor and S.C. Senator Clementa C. Pinckney.

  • Visually impaired Clemson student awarded for his doctoral studies
    Hannah Halusker | January 11, 2018

    Jose Guevara, a former doctoral student in genetics and biochemistry, refused to allow a loss of vision to impede his dream of becoming a scientist.

  • Kicks, Cleats, Kids and Kindness
    Ken Scar | December 19, 2017
    Dabo Swinney signs shoeboxes

    An impressive group of Clemson University students made up of the players on its football team and mentors from the Call Me MISTER program teamed up on Monday to bring a once-in-a-lifetime experience to 205 elementary and middle-school students from the Upstate.

Events


  • Widow of slain state senator to speak during MLK commemorative service
    Wanda Johnson | January 11, 2018
    Jennifer Pinckney

    Spearheaded by the Harvey and Lucinda Gantt Multicultural Center, Clemson University will celebrate the birth, life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Jan. 12-18 with the theme "By All Means Keep Moving" from a 1967 speech King delivered in Cleveland, Ohio. A commemorative service at 6 p.m. at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts Jan. 16, allows attendees to 'keep honoring' as Clemson welcomes keynote speaker Jennifer Pinckney, widow of Pastor and S.C. Senator Clementa C. Pinckney.

  • ‘Science on Tap’ gives Upstate community a taste of what science is really all about
    Hannah Halusker | January 8, 2018
    mason speaks to crowd

    Victoria Corbin, the director of the Clemson University Life Sciences Outreach Center, has been changing the public’s perception of science one beer – or one meeting, rather – at a time.

  • Army and Air Force ROTC to commission six second lieutenants in ceremony
    Andrea Garland | December 18, 2017

    Clemson University’s Army and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) units will hold a joint ceremony to commission six second lieutenants at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Tillman Hall auditorium.


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