Friday News Briefing

07-06-2018 Current News Briefing

New Clemson student football tickets plan: Available for purchase
The Post and Courier
A matter of weeks after Clemson athletic director Dan Radakovich told the media the Board of Trustees had instructed him to fix an attendance problem when it comes to Clemson students ;…

Laura Olson Named J. Strom Thurmond Professor of Political Science at Clemson
Greenville CEO
Laura R. Olson has been named the J. Strom Thurmond Professor of Political Science at Clemson University.

Sarah Custer Named Clemson University’s Emergency Management Director
Greenville CEO
Sarah Custer has been named emergency management director for Clemson University, filling the void left by Lynn Fisher, who retired in February. In her new role,

Peach war gets juicy: Georgia, SC spar over which is better
The Associated Press
…conditions may have helped South Carolina, where agricultural agents at Clemson University have said that 2018 could be peach farmers’ best

KC 4-H Club competes at state horse show
Chronicle Independent
…at (803) 432-9071 or email, Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to people of all ages

Pine beetles return to South Carolina, putting forests at risk
The Post and Courier
…it caused about $1.5 billion in damage across the Southeast, Clemson University reported. “In history, whole forests have been taken down

Project 21 applauds rollback of race-based admissions preferences
Albany Herald
Project 21 member Stone Washington, a rising senior at Clemson University. “Instead of admitting students solely on the preference of race to appear diverse, colleges should admit students for superior academic qualifications.


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