Clemson University trustees heard positive reports on admissions, capital projects, academic restructuring, athletics and communicating the school’s history during their quarterly meetings on campus this week.
Clemson University Student Affairs master’s degree students won numerous awards at the 66th annual Southern Association for College Student Affairs (SACSA) Conference, held in partnership with the South Carolina College Personnel Association (SCCPA). Clemson students finished in first and second place in the conference’s case study competition, where they competed against students from programs across […]
Clemson University’s Bicycle Research Team presented three research projects involving bicycle tourism, planning and community development at the recent International Adventure Conference in Sheffield, England. Charles Chancellor, associate professor of parks, recreation and tourism management and director of the Bicycle Research Team, and doctoral students and team members Li-Hsin Chen and Scott Ogletree presented at […]
Clemson University’s History Graduate Student Association will host its first conference Feb. 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in historic Hardin Hall. The conference theme is “Aftermath: European Reactions to War, Genocide and Catastrophe in the Twentieth Century.” For the daylong conference, Clemson students will be joined by undergraduate, master’s and Ph.D. students from […]
Allison Pickett B.S. ’14, MBA ’15 joined the Clemson MBAe program after completing an undergraduate degree in business from Clemson. While job-hunting during her senior year, she was intrigued by the MBA program that Clemson offered, but was unsure how to proceed since the program required work experience. She came across the MBAe program, designed for […]
Business school Office of Student Enrichment interim director Leah Hughes is a firm believer in students not putting off until tomorrow what they can do today. And nowhere does that advice make more sense than when it involves taking advantage of what the new business school’s career fairs offer. “Even if you’re not a senior, […]
Clemson University’s Charles H. Houston Center for the Study of the Black Experience in Education launched a biannual lecture series to encourage conversation and highlight research about issues affecting African-Americans across the educational continuum. Cherese Fine, program coordinator at the Charles H. Houston Center, and DeShawn Preston, a doctoral student and graduate research assistant at […]
A reading by U.S. Poet Laureate Charles Simic is the featured event of the ninth annual Clemson Literary Festival April 6-8.
Kaitlynn Lewis and Jacob Young are students in business management, not construction, but an outside-the-classroom mission has the entrepreneurial pair building bridges in the international community for Clemson University. Their construction project involves building a relationship between Clemson University and the Canadian wood-construction industry aimed at creating synergies that will benefit South Carolina’s $18.6-billion forest […]
Through the study of mammary glands in sheep, beef cattle, dairy cattle and pigs, Professor Heather Dunn and her students use their observations to learn more about what happens in human breast tissue.
Students from outside Clemson University have until March 4 to apply for a growing summer program that allows them to get research experience in world-class labs and learn about how they can pay for graduate school.
Renowned scholar Gloria Ladson-Billings will appear at Clemson University’s Tillman Auditorium at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, to deliver a talk on the importance of using teaching practices that incorporate students’ cultures and backgrounds. The title of her talk is “Hip Hop/Hip Hope: Reinventing Culturally Relevant Pedagogy.”
Amelia Kinsella’s real-world interests exist in virtual environments. And the human factors psychology doctoral candidate’s interest in the virtual world was recently recognized to the tune of $10,000. Amelia, a native of Dayton, Ohio, was one of three people recently awarded the Rear Admiral Fred Lewis Post-Graduate Scholarship through the National Training and Simulation Association. […]
The Eugene T. Moore School of Education focuses on improving the quality of life in South Carolina by improving education. And it couldn’t come at a better time for the Palmetto State, which has nearly 30 percent of individuals under the age of 18 who live below the poverty line.
Clemson University’s business school and economics department will host Richard Sylla, a renowned financial economist and historian, as a Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar, Feb. 10-12. The visit will be highlighted by Sylla’s Phi Beta Kappa Lecture, “Alexander Hamilton: A Reconsideration,” on Feb. 11, at 5 p.m., in 382 Sirrine Hall. The lecture is open […]