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  • Clemson named one of America’s best architecture and design schools
    Tara Romanella | September 18, 2018
    Image with "America's Top-Ranked Architecture & Design Schools"

    Clemson University’s School of Architecture has been named one of “America’s Best Architecture and Design Schools” by DesignIntelligence. For the seventh consecutive year, the Master of Architecture is ranked one of the top 10 accredited architecture graduate programs at a public university.

  • New $3-million program could help close skills gap in advanced manufacturing
    Paul Alongi | September 10, 2018

    A skills gap that could leave as many as 2 million manufacturing jobs unfilled by 2025 is one of the driving forces behind a new Clemson University program that for the first time matches graduate students with technical college students on an assembly line built for research.

  • Clemson senior lands board position with Omicron Delta Kappa leadership honor society
    Philip Sikes | August 27, 2018
    Jonah Robison and fellow members of Omicron Delta Kappa at the society's National Convention in May 2018

    Jonah Robison, a fifth-year senior at Clemson University, has been named a student member at-large for the board of directors for Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK), the nation’s most respected and effective leadership honor society. Robison, a native of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, is one of four students named to ODK’s National Advisory Council.

Research


  • Clemson research dollars support breakthroughs in water conservation, crop production
    Steven Bradley& Denise Attaway | September 12, 2018
    Irrigation water

    Scientists in Clemson University's College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences and the university’s Public Service and Agriculture division were awarded more than $17 million in research grants during the 2018 fiscal year from an array of state and federal agencies, including the U.S. Department of Agriculture and several South Carolina commodity boards.

  • Clemson’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute marks five years promoting ‘wood is good’
    Denise Attaway | September 11, 2018
    Workers install two vertical geothermal wells in to test which processes is best at new Built Environment Lab in Pendleton.

    Building with wood has a number of advantages. For the past five years, Clemson University’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute (WU+D) has been educating individuals in the Southeast about these benefits, including the fact wood takes less energy to produce than most other building materials, giving it a lower carbon footprint.

  • Multidisciplinary team tackles agricultural threat to global food security
    Hannah Halusker | September 6, 2018
    Sorghum is one of the world's leading "green" crops.

    Weak corn and sorghum stalks cause the loss of about 20 percent of the crops in the U.S. annually, and Rajan Sekhon and Christopher McMahan of Clemson University’s College of Science are part of a multi-university consortium trying to find out why.

Economic Development


  • Clemson’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute marks five years promoting ‘wood is good’
    Denise Attaway | September 11, 2018
    Workers install two vertical geothermal wells in to test which processes is best at new Built Environment Lab in Pendleton.

    Building with wood has a number of advantages. For the past five years, Clemson University’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute (WU+D) has been educating individuals in the Southeast about these benefits, including the fact wood takes less energy to produce than most other building materials, giving it a lower carbon footprint.

  • Clemson gets funds to improve health outreach by wiring underserved communities
    Michael Staton | August 14, 2018
    Sullivan Center Mobile Clinic

    Clemson University has received a funding commitment from the Universal Service Administration Company Rural Health Care Program to bring high speed broadband technology to 102 health care sites across South Carolina to improve the efficiency of rural health outreach efforts. The three-year funding commitment amounts to $5.24 million with the possibility of renewal at the end of the term. The funding is set to streamline the way mobile clinics can operate in rural areas; provide an economic boost to South Carolina companies tasked with hardwiring sites and mobile clinics; and improve health outcomes for people in underserved communities.

  • New research reveals positive impact of program to reduce bullying and create safer schools
    Michael Staton | June 26, 2018
    Dan Olweus

    The largest study of bullying prevention efforts in U.S. schools has revealed significant, sustained positive impacts from the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program. Researchers at Clemson University and the University of Bergen in Norway evaluated nearly 70,000 students across 210 elementary, middle and high schools in Pennsylvania over two years. A companion analysis assessed year-to-year changes in a subset of 95 schools over three years. The research documented clear reductions in student reports of being bullied and bullying others. Overall, the results were stronger the longer the program was in place.

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Public Service and Agriculture


  • Clemson partners with SC State University to provide STEM education to at-risk youth
    Michael Staton | September 18, 2018
    Sianko - Owens - Small

    Clemson University, in partnership with SC State University, has received a five-year, $1.28 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to bring science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programming to at-risk youth in South Carolina.

  • Clemson’s McCarty wins Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association’s highest honor
    Denise Attaway | September 17, 2018

    Clemson University’s turfgrass master Bert McCarty has another honor to add to his slate of accolades. McCarty, a turfgrass science and management professor in the plant and environmental sciences department, will receive the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association during a special ceremony in Myrtle Beach in November.

  • Clemson research dollars support breakthroughs in water conservation, crop production
    Steven Bradley& Denise Attaway | September 12, 2018
    Irrigation water

    Scientists in Clemson University's College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences and the university’s Public Service and Agriculture division were awarded more than $17 million in research grants during the 2018 fiscal year from an array of state and federal agencies, including the U.S. Department of Agriculture and several South Carolina commodity boards.

People


  • Clemson’s McCarty wins Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association’s highest honor
    Denise Attaway | September 17, 2018

    Clemson University’s turfgrass master Bert McCarty has another honor to add to his slate of accolades. McCarty, a turfgrass science and management professor in the plant and environmental sciences department, will receive the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association during a special ceremony in Myrtle Beach in November.

  • Greenville Business Magazine lists two Clemson staffers among ‘Best and Brightest’
    Wanda Johnson | September 12, 2018

    Clemson University’s Matthew Kirk and Lauren Winkelman-Smith made the list of Greenville Business Magazine’s 2018 "Best & Brightest under 35."

  • McCabe gift announced at first Tiger Band reunion
    Karen Land | August 31, 2018
    Jim and Barbara McCabe

    Jim and Barbara McCabe of Clemson have made a gift of $100,000 to Tiger Band. Their new endowment will support scholarships for the Clemson University students in the band. A surprise announcement was made Aug. 25 at the first official Tiger Band reunion before a dinner crowd of nearly 100 former band members and several dozen family members and university guests.

Events


  • CU-ICAR to unveil Deep Orange 9 at campus pop-up autocross event
    Bryce Donovan | September 18, 2018

    Join Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) and Clemson Automotive Engineering on Saturday, Oct. 6, to show off your driving skills and take hot laps with professional drivers on a professionally-designed pop-up autocross course right on campus. The event is meant to complement, as well as highlight, the unveiling of CU-ICAR’s latest iteration of its Deep Orange project car, Deep Orange 9.

  • Clemson to host fall career fair Tuesday-Thursday in Littlejohn Coliseum
    Philip Sikes | September 17, 2018
    Clemson students take part in the 2017 fall career fair

    The Center for Career and Professional Development will hold Clemson University’s fall career fair from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday in Littlejohn Coliseum.

  • Granddaughter of civil rights activist Cesar Chavez headlines Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month
    Wanda Johnson | September 17, 2018
    portrait of Christine Chavez

    Clemson University joins the nation in celebrating Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month through Oct. 15. A highlight will be a visit from civil rights activist Christine Chavez, granddaughter of Cesar Chavez, the co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers.


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