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  • Clemson senior from Columbia earns Alpha Lambda Delta fellowship
    Philip Sikes | April 24, 2019
    Jason Erno of the National Scholars Program in Carillon Gardens on campus

    Senior biochemistry and genetics major Jason Erno of Columbia is the recipient of Alpha Lambda Delta’s Maria Leonard Graduate Fellowship in the amount of $6,500 for the 2019-20 academic year. Erno will use the fellowship stipend toward his pursuit of a degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Erno is scheduled to graduate from Clemson University on May 10.

  • Product aimed at exposing young people to agriculture wins Cultivate.CAFLS Showdown
    Steven Bradley | April 24, 2019
    First-place team with prize winnings.

    An initiative in Clemson’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences (CAFLS) to promote the development of entrepreneurial ideas and skills, the Cultivate.CAFLS Showdown was held April 10 at the Watt Family Innovation Center Auditorium. It featured seven teams presenting their projects with the winning team taking home $2,000 to be used to further advance their project.

  • Clemson students lauded for sustainable design excellence with national COTE awards
    Morgan Patin | April 22, 2019

    For the third year in a row, Clemson Master in Architecture students have been recognized by the American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment (AIA COTE). Each year, the COTE Top Ten for Students competition celebrates sustainable design excellence, and this year Clemson students produced two of the 10 winning proposals from across the country.

Research


  • Clemson spinoff participates in exclusive entrepreneurship showcase
    April 25, 2019
    Photo of Matt Gevaert, founder and CEO of KIYATEC, at The University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Showcase on Capitol Hill

    A company born of Clemson University research was among just 20 startups from around the country invited to participate in an entrepreneurship showcase on Capitol Hill this month.  

  • World-class data science server to amplify Clemson’s supercomputer
    Hannah Halusker | April 22, 2019
    Photo of the DGX-2

    Faculty from the College of Science and College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences have secured a $316,000 grant from the Department of Defense's Office of Naval Research to purchase the world’s newest and best server in the scientific supercomputing market for Clemson University.

  • Nobel laureate Stoddart to speak at Clemson April 29
    Clinton Colmenares | April 19, 2019
    Portrait of Dr. Stoddart.

    Arthrex will award 10 annual scholarships totaling $75,000 during program’s first year CLEMSON — The surgical device industry is continuously growing and evolving. According to data from GlobalData, the orthopedics market is expected to grow to $66 billion by 2023 from $52.8 billion in 2017. In response to this upward trend, surgical device companies are […]

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University News


  • Sports Illustrated taps Clemson Social Media Listening Center to inform editorial content, social strategy
    April 24, 2019
    Sports Illustrated logo with credit to Clemson Social Media Listening Center

    Sports Illustrated is partnering with Clemson University’s Social Media Listening Center to reveal insights using the school’s unique analytics software that will inform its social strategy and help augment its editorial content. Clemson’s Social Media Listening Center (SMLC), the first facility of its kind in higher education, monitors, measures and engages in social media conversations from across the web. This collaboration provides SI with access to public opinion in real time to help develop content across SI channels.

  • Clemson family raises more than $2M on fourth annual Give Day, includes $500,000 gift
    Tara Romanella | April 4, 2019
    Clemson students and faculty stand with the cub holding a sign with total amount raised.

    During Clemson University’s 24-hour Give Day, 4,125 donors raised $2,087,947 to create life-altering experiences for students, faculty and staff. The total includes a $500,000 gift made by the Schwehr family of The Woodlands, Texas. Michael ’81, Linda and their daughters, Laurel and Victoria ’16, made this gift in support of global service learning.

  • Sold-out Men of Color National Summit at Clemson University creates a clear pathway to college
    Wanda Johnson | April 2, 2019
    Students at the 2018 Men of Color National Summit

    On April 25-26, young men once again will convene at the Men of Color National Summit along with other high school and college students, business professionals, educators, government officials and community leaders from around the country. The sold-out crowd of more than 2,000 attendees will gather at the Greenville Convention Center to identify and promote strategies that foster success from cradle to career. Registration is open for the Men of Color Pre-Summit Institute. Clemson's Call Me MISTER program will host the day-long event April 24.

Public Service and Agriculture


  • Nutrition education program celebrates 50 years of service
    Tom Hallman | April 16, 2019
    EFNEP Hunley Park

    Created in the 1960s to promote health among the nation's most vulnerable — low-resource families with children — the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) teaches participants how to budget their food dollars to increase food security and diet quality. By addressing barriers to health and healthy eating, the program helps people gain the knowledge and, most importantly, the desire to adopt a nutritious diet and healthy lifestyle.

  • 4-H Engineering Challenge helps STEM students find their passions
    Steven Bradley | April 15, 2019
    Miss Clemson speaks to South Carolina youth at the 4-H Engineering Challenge.

    Now in its seventh year, the S.C. 4-H Engineering Challenge aims to raise student interest in science, technology, engineering and math — or STEM subjects — and allow them to experience various STEM disciplines while competing against other students in the state.

  • Clemson, Auburn Extension teams join forces to advance land-grant mission
    Steven Bradley | April 4, 2019
    Horticulture teams gather at Memorial Stadium.

    The horticulture program teams from Clemson Cooperative Extension Service and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) at Auburn University came together recently to open up their respective playbooks for a two-day joint team meeting on Clemson’s campus.

People


  • Clemson senior from Columbia earns Alpha Lambda Delta fellowship
    Philip Sikes | April 24, 2019
    Jason Erno of the National Scholars Program in Carillon Gardens on campus

    Senior biochemistry and genetics major Jason Erno of Columbia is the recipient of Alpha Lambda Delta’s Maria Leonard Graduate Fellowship in the amount of $6,500 for the 2019-20 academic year. Erno will use the fellowship stipend toward his pursuit of a degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Erno is scheduled to graduate from Clemson University on May 10.

  • Clemson students lauded for sustainable design excellence with national COTE awards
    Morgan Patin | April 22, 2019

    For the third year in a row, Clemson Master in Architecture students have been recognized by the American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment (AIA COTE). Each year, the COTE Top Ten for Students competition celebrates sustainable design excellence, and this year Clemson students produced two of the 10 winning proposals from across the country.

  • Nobel laureate Stoddart to speak at Clemson April 29
    Clinton Colmenares | April 19, 2019
    Portrait of Dr. Stoddart.

    Arthrex will award 10 annual scholarships totaling $75,000 during program’s first year CLEMSON — The surgical device industry is continuously growing and evolving. According to data from GlobalData, the orthopedics market is expected to grow to $66 billion by 2023 from $52.8 billion in 2017. In response to this upward trend, surgical device companies are […]

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