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  • Clemson, GHS program receives national accreditation
    Melanie Kieve | October 20, 2014

    Clemson University’s cardiovascular technology leadership concentration – the innovative public health sciences degree program carried out in partnership with Greenville Health System – has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, the largest programmatic accreditor in the health sciences field.

  • Students chronicle WYFF News 4 election partnership through new blog
    Wanda Johnson | October 16, 2014

    Clemson University communication studies students launched a new blog, Pawlitics, to highlight their partnership with WYFF News 4, the Greenville-based NBC affiliate. Using Clemson’s Social Media Listening Center (SMLC), students are tracking social media activity surrounding the midterm election, including races in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

  • $1.1 million grant to benefit special ed efforts in high-needs schools
    Melanie Kieve | October 14, 2014

    Clemson University’s Eugene T. Moore School of Education has been awarded a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education in an effort to increase the number of college faculty members focused on special education issues in high-needs schools.

Research


  • New materials could advance clean energy
    Paul Alongi | October 23, 2014

    A Clemson University professor has taken significant steps toward designing “smart materials” for clean energy and has been invited to share her findings with several professional groups.

  • Bullying in schools is still prevalent, national report says
    Brian M. Mullen | October 22, 2014

    Despite a dramatic increase in public awareness and anti-bullying legislation nationwide, the prevalence of bullying is still one of the most pressing issues facing our nation's youth, according to a report by researchers from Clemson University and Professional Data Analysts Inc., and published by the Hazelden Foundation.

  • Clemson receives grant to help digitize biodiversity hotspot
    Peter Kent | October 16, 2014

    The Clemson University Herbarium is set to launch a four-year project to make digital images of its 100,000-plus preserved plant specimen collection. The herbarium is included in a National Science Foundation grant that aims to build a digital inventory highlighting the southeastern United States as a “global hotspot of plant diversity.”

Economic Development


  • Lab that puts automotive components to the test expands its scope
    Paul Alongi | October 15, 2014

    The automotive components are shaken, heated, frozen and aged with simulated sunlight for weeks at a time. It sounds like any proud car owner’s nightmare, but it’s done for a good purpose at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR).

  • U.S. Commerce selects Clemson president to co-chair advisory committee
    Brian M. Mullen | October 8, 2014

    U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker has selected Clemson University President James P. Clements to serve as a co-chair of the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (NACIE).

  • BMW Group’s MINI brand to sponsor CU-ICAR’s Deep Orange 7 concept vehicle
    John Gouch | October 7, 2014

    The seventh generation of the innovative Deep Orange program, a vehicle prototype designed and conceived by automotive engineering students in the department of automotive engineering at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR), will be powered by the BMW Group.

University News


  • Clemson administrators tour campus sustainability initiatives
    Jonathan Veit | October 22, 2014

    About 30 high-level Clemson administrators toured an array of campus sustainability initiatives during an Oct. 16 event billed as a “Sustainability Bus Tour and Luncheon.”

  • All-video ClemsonTV online portal to launch Oct. 24
    John Gouch | October 15, 2014

    ClemsonTV, a new, all-video website devoted to Clemson University, will launch Friday, Oct. 24, with a live broadcast of the annual Tigerama pep rally at 7 p.m.

  • Clemson hosts state of the economy event with Clifford Asness
    Dustin Wilson & Janette Robbins | October 14, 2014

    Clifford S. Asness, leading investment commentator for CNBC and The Wall Street Journal, will be featured on an economic panel hosted by Clemson University President James P. Clements and the College of Business and Behavioral Science at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, in Greenville ONE.

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  • Pilot program seeks to address honeybee-pesticide conundrum
    Tom Hallman | October 22, 2014

    Honeybees and pesticides are mortal enemies. They are also among a farmer's very best friends. Wouldn't it be something if we could help them get along? Clemson University specialists are experimenting with a way to do just that.

  • Bin and barrels on sale for gardeners
    Peter Kent | October 20, 2014

    CLEMSON — “Bin and Barrel” is not a new store, but it is a real deal. Stormwater Partners of Anderson and Picken counties are having a compost bin and rain barrel sale. Deadline for ordering is Thursday. Pickup is October 29, Clemson Solid Green Day. Order today and pay with a credit card. The Ivy […]

  • Clemson pest management forum to focus on urban pests, diseases
    Jonathan Veit | October 16, 2014

    How to control urban pests and the diseases they carry will be the focus of a daylong forum hosted by Clemson University urban entomology experts Oct. 27 at the Madren Conference Center.

Tri-County News


  • Students chronicle WYFF News 4 election partnership through new blog
    Wanda Johnson | October 16, 2014

    Clemson University communication studies students launched a new blog, Pawlitics, to highlight their partnership with WYFF News 4, the Greenville-based NBC affiliate. Using Clemson’s Social Media Listening Center (SMLC), students are tracking social media activity surrounding the midterm election, including races in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

  • Center for China Studies to present webcast with Jimmy Carter, Scott Lincicome
    Janette Robbins | October 14, 2014

    The Clemson University Center for China Studies will host former U.S. President Jimmy Carter via webcast and international trade litigator Scott Lincicome as a part of its speaker series at 6 p.m. Thursday in Lee Hall Auditorium. The event is open to the public and free to all Clemson students, faculty and staff.

  • Habitat for Humanity to begin house-building project on Bowman Wednesday
    John Gouch | October 13, 2014

    During the 10 days leading up to the Homecoming football game, Clemson University’s Habitat for Humanity chapter will bring together more than 500 students for its annual house-build on Bowman Field.


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