David S. Fleming Years at Clemson: 10 What I do at Clemson: Incoming associate dean of the Graduate School. Within this role I will be working with Dean Osborne and the rest of the Graduate School team with a particular focus on recruitment, admissions, orientation, enrolled student services and professional development. In addition, I will […]
Dan Olweus, known as the “founding father” of bullying research, recently appeared in Clemson to explore the subject of bullying and related research with Clemson faculty, staff and students. Olweus delivered the talk, “School Bullying: Basic Facts, Intervention and Long-Term Effects,” on June 16 in Clemson’s Watt Innovation Center. Olweus offered a one-of-a-kind perspective on […]
On June 10, Clemson University and Scholastic sent first-grade students home with books to ensure that young Tiger fans put reading first. Clemson football head coach Dabo Swinney, his wife Kathleen, and representatives from Scholastic and Clemson University were on hand to read to kids at Memorial Stadium’s WestZone and celebrate the launch of “Tigers […]
The Barker Scholars Endowment was established in 2013 to honor Clemson’s 14th president, James F. Barker. The endowment, which provides need-based scholarships for undergraduate students, has made a difference in the life of Jarrett Miller ’17 — a student who always had his heart set on Tigertown and fortunately, has not had to put his college plans on hold.
Like many of their American counterparts, Russian citizens also hide their earnings to avoid the tax man, according to research conducted by a Clemson University economist. That research recently received national recognition by a Russian consortium of highly regarded public policy and economics organizations.
Clemson University’s Business 1010 is a win-win – for students and the community. In the 2015-16 school year, approximately 900 students in the business school introductory class were assigned to volunteer six hours of their time to a community event or organization. The assignment, which amounts to nearly 5,500 volunteer hours, teaches the importance of […]
Dan Olweus, known worldwide as the “father” of bullying research, will speak on the subject during an address to Clemson University faculty, staff and students on Thursday, June 16. He will address the topic “School Bullying: Basic Facts, Intervention and Long-Term Effects,” from 2-3:30 p.m. in room 106 of Clemson’s Watt Innovation Center. His talk is sponsored by the university’s Institute […]
David Eitle has been named chair of the Clemson University department of sociology and anthropology in the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences.
Clemson English professors David Blakesley and Victor J. Vitanza have been named Fellows of the Rhetoric Society of America. Blakesley also has received the organization’s 2016 George E. Yoos Distinguished Service Award.
A research team comprised of students and faculty from the Clemson University College of Education and College of Engineering and Science have found that unorthodox methods of instruction that remove students from their chairs and get them moving can be just as effective as traditional teaching in the realm of computational thinking. The National Science […]
Automotive enthusiasts, engineering junkies and anyone who just likes cool cars can get an up-close look at the Toyota uBox, a concept vehicle developed by Clemson University automotive engineering students, at a party hosted by Toyota of Greenville from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Brad Cohen views the Graphic Communications course, GC3400 as a game changer in his academic journey at Clemson University. The videography course, taught by lecturer Erica Walker, opened Brad’s eyes to a career in graphic communications he never would have considered until he stepped into the Godfrey Hall studio class this past spring semester. This […]
Two longtime leaders have been named to term appointments in Clemson’s new College of Business and College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences. Bobby McCormick has been named dean of the new College of Business and Brett Wright has been appointed dean of the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences, which begins operation July 1.
Holding a brain during an autopsy or creating a full knee replacement is usually left to the professionals, but Stephen Patrick got to experience all of this and more as a Clemson student.
Chris Harrigan is a free-spirited entrepreneur who aims to raise the bar on the quality of alcoholic drinks. An MBA graduate of Clemson University, Harrigan has launched “Beyond Barrels™,” a business that enables the aging of spirits to continue at home what was started in the distilling process. And through four years of trial and error, […]