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  • New research at Clemson could help reduce fine-particle engine emissions
    Paul Alongi | April 20, 2017
    Simona Onori, right, talks with Harikesh Arunachalam, a Ph.D. candidate who works in her lab at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research.

    New research at Clemson University could improve a technology that many experts see as crucial in helping automakers meet increasingly rigorous fuel economy and exhaust-emission requirements around the world.

  • New research unlocks forests’ potential in climate change mitigation
    Scott Miller | April 19, 2017
    Clemson University scientist Thomas O'Halloran works atop a 120-foot tower.

    New insights into the impact forests have on surface temperature will provide a valuable tool in efforts to mitigate climate change, according to a new research paper co-authored by Clemson University scientist Thomas O’Halloran. For the first time, scientists have created a global map measuring the cooling effect forests generate by regulating the exchange of water and energy between the Earth’s surface and the atmosphere.

  • Naren Vyavahare receives $1.47 million from NIH for nanoparticle research
    Paul Alongi | April 13, 2017

    One of the top 10 killers for men older than 55 is the target of Clemson University research that could lead to a new lifesaving therapy and a better way of telling whether surgery is necessary.

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  • Clemson takes leadership role in closing the ‘achievement gap’ with inaugural Men of Color National Summit
    April 25, 2017

    More than 1,600 college students, government officials, community activists, educators and industry leaders from 24 different states are joining approximately 400 African-American and Hispanic male ninth- through 11th-graders from Greenville, Spartanburg, Pickens and Anderson counties, as well as schools along the Interstate 95 corridor, at the inaugural two-day Men of Color National Summit in Greenville, South Carolina, Thursday and Friday.

  • Clemson University trustees approve new degrees, interpretive history plan and signage
    Robin S. Denny | April 21, 2017
    Sikes Hall

    Clemson University trustees approved three new degrees and heard about a new collaborative initiative with Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) that will reduce student debt and increase the number of highly skilled, highly trained professionals entering South Carolina’s workforce.

  • Alumnus pledges $1.2 million to support Clemson Architecture, other programs
    Jeannie Davis | April 20, 2017
    Bill Pelham

    William H. “Bill” Pelham, AIA, president of Pelham Architects, LLC of Greenville, has pledged gifts totaling $1.2 million through the Jean T. and Heyward G. Pelham Foundation to support Clemson University’s School of Architecture, the Clemson Architectural Foundation and other Clemson initiatives.

Public Service and Agriculture


  • New Clemson series keeps focus on protection of water resources
    Scott Miller | April 26, 2017
    Nearly 100 people from throughout the state attended the “Back to the Future of Drought” summit at the Madren Conference Center.

    Nearly 100 people attended the “Back to the Future of Drought” summit Friday at the Madren Conference Center to discuss protecting the state's water resources. The summit was the first in an annual series that builds on the success of the biennial South Carolina Water Resources Conference organized by Clemson University.

  • Clemson grad student building device to extend peach tree life
    Scott Miller | April 25, 2017
    Clemson University graduate student Jordan Breland demonstrates the water nozzles used to excavate soil around peach trees.

    Clemson University graduate student Jordan Breland is working with agricultural engineer Bulent Koc to develop equipment used in a unique method of combatting Armillaria root rot that is deadly to peach trees.

  • New research unlocks forests’ potential in climate change mitigation
    Scott Miller | April 19, 2017
    Clemson University scientist Thomas O'Halloran works atop a 120-foot tower.

    New insights into the impact forests have on surface temperature will provide a valuable tool in efforts to mitigate climate change, according to a new research paper co-authored by Clemson University scientist Thomas O’Halloran. For the first time, scientists have created a global map measuring the cooling effect forests generate by regulating the exchange of water and energy between the Earth’s surface and the atmosphere.

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  • Clemson students present park designs for Asheville’s vacant Page and Hayward Street lots
    Tara Romanella | April 27, 2017
    This rendering shows what could possibly fit into a vacant lot located in Asheville, N.C.

    In partnership with the Asheville Design Center, 21 students from Clemson University's College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities have conceptualized what can be done with the available space on Page and Hayward Streets. From 5-7 p.m. on Friday, their designs will be available for public viewing at the Center for Craft, Creativity and Design.

  • New Clemson series keeps focus on protection of water resources
    Scott Miller | April 26, 2017
    Nearly 100 people from throughout the state attended the “Back to the Future of Drought” summit at the Madren Conference Center.

    Nearly 100 people attended the “Back to the Future of Drought” summit Friday at the Madren Conference Center to discuss protecting the state's water resources. The summit was the first in an annual series that builds on the success of the biennial South Carolina Water Resources Conference organized by Clemson University.

  • Clemson takes leadership role in closing the ‘achievement gap’ with inaugural Men of Color National Summit
    April 25, 2017

    More than 1,600 college students, government officials, community activists, educators and industry leaders from 24 different states are joining approximately 400 African-American and Hispanic male ninth- through 11th-graders from Greenville, Spartanburg, Pickens and Anderson counties, as well as schools along the Interstate 95 corridor, at the inaugural two-day Men of Color National Summit in Greenville, South Carolina, Thursday and Friday.


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