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  • Hundreds gather for agriculture updates at Simpson field day By Tom Hallman

    Nearly 300 farmers braved the August heat at the 2014 Simpson Experiment Station field day for presentations on Clemson research into crops, beef, horses, bees and other agriculture commodities.

  • Professor awarded Fulbright grant for Albanian democracy study By Melanie Kieve

    Clemson University professor Mark Small has won a prestigious Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program grant to examine the democratic orientations of Albanian youth — research that could have implications for peace and democracy across the globe.

  • Clemson, UGA work together to isolate cancer cells By Brian M. Mullen

    Clemson University and the University of Georgia may compete on the football field, but researchers from the two institutions continue working together to develop low-cost technology that can detect and isolate cancer cells.

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  • Clemson-operated charter school ranks 6th among S.C. middle schools By Pam Bryant

    A report of statewide public school rankings, based on student performance on the 2013-2014 South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards Test (PASS), shows the S.C. Youth Leadership Academy ranks sixth among the state’s 257 middle schools.

  • Clemson’s SCE&G Energy Innovation Center rated LEED Gold By Dawn Anticole White
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    Clemson University’s South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) Energy Innovation Center at the Restoration Institute in North Charleston has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

  • U.S. Department of Commerce invests $2 million in CU-ICAR incubator By John Gouch
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    U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Wednesday announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2 million grant to build the Research One building at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR).

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  • Clemson University series to explore ‘Race and the University’ By Jeannie Davis

    Clemson University’s College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities will explore “Race and the University: A Campus Conversation” throughout this academic year with a series of events, exhibitions and discussions beginning in September. The series’ purpose is to create greater awareness of and encourage open conversations about Clemson’s history as it relates to race and diversity.

  • President Clements tours Greenwood Genetic Center By John Gouch

    As the bidding process gets under way for the construction of the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics in the Greenwood Research Park and the search begins to fill the Self Family Endowed Chair in Human Genetics, Clemson President James P. Clements Thursday came to see firsthand the facilities of its collaborator, the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC).

  • Striving high schoolers take part in Commissioner’s School of Agriculture By Jonathan Veit

    CLEMSON — While high school students around the nation were dreading returning to the classroom, 37 of their high-achieving peers got a jump start on the future by participating in the South Carolina Commissioner’s School of Agriculture at Clemson University. The Commissioner’s School is a summer program that challenges rising juniors and seniors to consider academic programs […]



  • OLLI at Clemson to hold fall reception, orientation By Melanie Kieve

    The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Clemson University will host its Back to OLLI Fall Reception from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2.

  • Registration opens for 3.1-mile run at Clemson University By Paul Alongi

    Registration is now open for a 3.1-mile foot race that goes through some of the Clemson University area’s most picturesque terrain and includes a T-shirt for all who sign up.

  • Art alumni present drawings in Lee Gallery exhibit By Meredith Mims McTigue

    The Clemson University Center for Visual Arts-Lee Gallery is exhibiting drawings inspired by the natural environment by alumni from the art department and former drawing faculty member Heidi Jensen. The art, “Shift and Collide: Drawings from Near and Far,” is on display until Sept. 5.

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