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  • Clemson’s 15 patents in 2016 span bioengineering, advanced materials
    Clinton Colmenares | May 2, 2017
    Tanju Karanfil

    Rapid diagnostic tests for point-of-care diagnostics, diabetic-resistant coatings, HIV inhibitors and an impact-resistant, corrosion-prohibiting coating were among the 15 innovations for which Clemson University researchers received patents in 2016.

  • Clemson, MUSC launch collaboration to reduce student debt, increase high-tech, health-related workforce
    Clinton Colmenares | April 17, 2017

    High-performing college students interested in health-related professions soon will be able to apply for graduate school through two innovative initiatives offered by Clemson University and the Medical University of South Carolina. Starting in fall 2017, the collaboration will reduce student debt and increase the number of highly skilled, highly trained professionals entering South Carolina’s workforce.

  • Top auto industry experts to meet in Greenville
    Paul Alongi | March 27, 2017

    Some of the automotive industry’s top experts will gather in Greenville on Tuesday and Wednesday to exchange the latest ideas on the future of transportation.

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  • Jami Brothers named Clemson University chief of police
    Philip Sikes | May 22, 2017

    Jami Brothers has been named Clemson University’s new chief of police. Brothers, a member of the Clemson University Police Department since 2007, was chosen for the position following a national search to replace Eric Hendricks, who retired in December.

  • Clemson University named one of America’s best employers by Forbes
    Laurie Haughey | May 22, 2017

    Clemson University was named one of America's Best Midsize Employers of 2017 by Forbes Magazine.

  • Hambrights dedicate time and treasure to teaching leadership skills
    Paul Alongi | May 17, 2017
    Susan and Bob Hambright are playing a key role in helping Clemson University's engineering students learn leadership skills.

    Kate Gasparro said that when she thinks about her success, she goes back to the first conversation she had with fellow Clemson University alumnus Bob Hambright. Gasparro remembered she was applying for a leadership award that bears Hambright’s name when he impressed upon her the importance of self-examination, a lesson she took to heart. She went on to win the Norris Medal, the highest honor for an undergraduate at Clemson, and is now a Ph.D. student at Stanford University.

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  • Inductees in Lever County Agent Hall of Fame exemplify Extension vision
    Tom Hallman | May 16, 2017
    Carroll Preston Culbertson

    The late Clemson University Extension agent Marvin Cely once wrote, "Sometimes memories are all we have, that's why it is so important to make as many good ones as we can." Memories of the achievements of Cely and three of his county agent colleagues have led them to be named to the Frank Lever County Extension Agent Hall of Fame at Clemson University.

  • Clemson schedules prescribed burning workshop
    Denise Attaway | May 16, 2017
    Forests occupy 13.1 million acres, 67 percent of the land area, in South Carolina.

    Prescribed burning is an important part of forest management and the Clemson Cooperative Extension Service is helping people learn how to better prepare themselves for liabilities they face as a result of the management practice. A workshop, "Managing Liability of Prescribed Burns," is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 26 in the Clemson Extension Kershaw County Office, 634 W. Dekalb St., Camden

  • CAFLS researcher, Extension fruit tree expert receives Centennial Professorship
    Scott Miller | May 11, 2017

    Guido Schnabel, plant pathologist with the Clemson University College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences, received the Centennial Professorship award from the university’s Faculty Senate. The award honors excellence in teaching, research, service and librarianship. An expert with Cooperative Extension and a professor of plant and environmental sciences, Schnabel is recognized throughout the fruit industry in the state, Southeast and the nation for his work in disease management of fruit crops, particularly peaches and strawberries.

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  • Two names to be added to Clemson’s Scroll of Honor in Memorial Day ceremony
    Ken Scar | May 23, 2017

    Two names will be added to Clemson University’s Scroll of Honor — the monument that recognizes Clemson alumni who died on active military service — in a Memorial Day ceremony at 4 p.m. Sunday.

  • Competency symposium to bring top university, business representatives to Clemson
    May 17, 2017

    The Center for Career and Professional Development is co-hosting the Strategies for Institutional-wide Competency Development Symposium May 24 and 25. Faculty and administrators from more than 40 schools across the country are registered to attend the two-day event. There will be a special Tigers Only day from 9 a.m. to noon May 26.

  • Clemson schedules prescribed burning workshop
    Denise Attaway | May 16, 2017
    Forests occupy 13.1 million acres, 67 percent of the land area, in South Carolina.

    Prescribed burning is an important part of forest management and the Clemson Cooperative Extension Service is helping people learn how to better prepare themselves for liabilities they face as a result of the management practice. A workshop, "Managing Liability of Prescribed Burns," is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 26 in the Clemson Extension Kershaw County Office, 634 W. Dekalb St., Camden


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