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  • Clemson architecture and landscape architecture ranked among nation’s best
    Jeannie Davis | September 30, 2016
    Landscape architecture class being held in Lee Hall III. Paul Russell is the Professor.

    CLEMSON — Angela Naimou, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has won the 2016 ASAP Book Prize from the Association of the Study of the Arts of the Present. Naimou’s book, “Salvage Work: U.S. and Caribbean Literatures amid the Debris of Legal Personhood,” was published in 2015 by Fordham University Press. Each year, the […]

  • Gender, age bias in Hollywood not clear cut, research finds
    Rick Uhlmann | September 27, 2016
    Actors, motion picture, gender, age bias, Clemson

    Though there are fewer roles for older female than for older male motion picture actors, it’s unlikely discrimination is the simple explanation behind this phenomenon, according to research conducted by two Clemson University business professors.

  • College of Education addresses campus issues, tension with diversity curriculum and pedagogy lab
    Michael Staton | September 20, 2016
    Robin Phelps-Ward

    The College of Education will hold the first of three diversity curriculum and pedagogy labs on Oct. 5 to actively discuss diversity issues in an open and honest way while exploring how these issues might best be tackled in a classroom setting.

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  • Hai Yao appointed to new Ernest R. Norville Endowed Chair in Biomedical Engineering
    Paul Alongi | August 22, 2016
    Hai Yao, left, works in his lab in Charleston.

    A Clemson University professor who plays a key role in bringing together some of South Carolina’s leading minds for bioengineering research is the new Ernest R. Norville Endowed Chair in Biomedical Engineering. Hai Yao’s appointment comes as the result of a $1.5-million gift from Mitch and Carla Norville. Mitch Norville received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Clemson in 1980, and the endowed chair is named after his father. Yao oversees the Clemson-MUSC Bioengineering Program as associate chair of the department of bioengineering.

  • Tata Trusts’ support of automotive engineering fellowships widens bridge between S.C. and India
    Paul Alongi | July 19, 2016

    South Carolina is broadening its connection to the world’s second most populous nation with the help of Ratan Tata, who has been called the father of modern industry in India and is funding fellowships that will pay for five Indian students to work toward automotive engineering degrees at Clemson University.

  • Simona Onori from Clemson automotive engineering honored as emerging leader in energy
    Paul Alongi | May 12, 2016

    A Clemson University researcher who is helping extend the life of hybrid car batteries and has been invited to share her knowledge around the world will add to a string of honors Thursday when she goes to Charlotte to be recognized as an emerging leader in energy.

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  • Clemson architecture and landscape architecture ranked among nation’s best
    Jeannie Davis | September 30, 2016
    Landscape architecture class being held in Lee Hall III. Paul Russell is the Professor.

    CLEMSON — Angela Naimou, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has won the 2016 ASAP Book Prize from the Association of the Study of the Arts of the Present. Naimou’s book, “Salvage Work: U.S. and Caribbean Literatures amid the Debris of Legal Personhood,” was published in 2015 by Fordham University Press. Each year, the […]

  • Clemson partners to take action against essay-writing services
    September 27, 2016

    The International Center for Academic Integrity at Clemson University is joining the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs on their Global Ethics Day to host an international day of action against contract cheating via custom essay-writing services.

  • Death Valley National Park superintendent to visit Clemson’s Death Valley
    Michael Staton | September 26, 2016
    Mike Reynolds

    Mike Reynolds, superintendent of California’s and Nevada’s Death Valley National Park, will visit Clemson University to celebrate the National Park Service centennial in the Death Valley of the East Coast.

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  • Clemson Pee Dee REC boosts specialty crop research
    Scott Miller | September 29, 2016
    Clemson Extension specialist Tony Melton shows a 5-pound sweet potato to attendees of the Sept. 13 field day at the Pee Dee Research and Education Center.

    Massive, five-pound sweet potatoes being grown at the Clemson University Pee Dee Research and Education Center in Florence could give South Carolina farmers an edge in potato production for canneries.

  • South Carolina Botanical Garden announces dates for fall plant sale
    Denise Attaway | September 26, 2016
    The Botanical Garden contains several miles of pristine trails that wind throughout the 295-acre tract.

    The South Carolina Botanical Garden Fall Plant Sale will be 2-6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8. The Friday sale will be open to members of Friends of the Garden, (memberships available at gate). The Saturday sale will be open to the public.

  • Clemson food safety workshop helps foodies bring their products to market
    Jonathan Veit | September 26, 2016
    Preparing food

    Food entrepreneurs who are puzzled about the rules and regulations for bringing their products to market are encouraged to attend Clemson Extension’s Food2Market Food Safety Workshop 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 11-12 at the Clemson University Restoration Institute, 1250 Supply St., North Charleston.

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