Though there are fewer roles for older female than for older male motion picture actors, it’s unlikely discrimination is the simple explanation behind this phenomenon, according to research conducted by two Clemson University business professors.
Mike Reynolds, superintendent of California’s and Nevada’s Death Valley National Park, will visit Clemson University to celebrate the National Park Service centennial in the Death Valley of the East Coast.
Angela Naimou, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has won the 2016 ASAP Book Prize from the Association of the Study of the Arts of the Present. Naimou’s book, “Salvage Work: U.S. and Caribbean Literatures amid the Debris of Legal Personhood,” was published in 2015 by Fordham University Press.
Clemson University has a strong support system to help incoming freshmen adjust to the unknowns of college life. But few are as encompassing as the College of Business living-learning communities. CUBS, Community for Undergraduate Business Students, is the business school’s largest of four living-learning communities. And variations of it have been helping freshmen make the […]
The Clemson University School of Nursing held its third annual white coat ceremony for 119 incoming freshmen on Sept. 16 in Tillman Auditorium. The students received their first official white coats and stood together to recite a nursing oath, pledging to practice their profession faithfully and devote themselves to the welfare of those committed to […]
Despite the negativity many associate with fracking, the controversial technique for extracting oil and natural gas from the earth had a positive impact on mortgage defaults in areas where fracking occurred, according to research by a Clemson University finance professor.
The College of Education will hold the first of three diversity curriculum and pedagogy labs on Oct. 5 to actively discuss diversity issues in an open and honest way while exploring how these issues might best be tackled in a classroom setting.
Marieke Van Puymbroeck, recreational therapy program coordinator and professor in Clemson’s parks, recreation and tourism management department, was recently named president-elect of the American Therapeutic Recreation Association. The association appointed its new board Sept. 13 in Chicago, Illinois. This three-year commitment allows Van Puymbroeck to serve as president-elect for the first year, president for the […]
Stephen Fitzmaurice, assistant professor of American Sign Language interpreting at Clemson University, has been awarded $1,011,547 from the South Carolina Department of Education to establish the first South Carolina Educational Interpreting Center at the University Center in Greenville.
Jack Ford has seen sports and news reporting from all sides, from behind the defensive line on the football field at Yale University to behind the camera on the “Today Show.” His impressive résumé boasts a wide variety of achievements and awards, including a law degree and an Emmy Award. More recently, Ford has turned […]
Valuable lessons can be learned by walking in someone else’s shoes. That’s essentially what the Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership is enabling Clemson students to do with its recently launched job shadowing program. “This summer, nearly 15 undergraduates were given the opportunity to walk in the shoes of Spiro board members and Clemson […]
Seniors working in Clemson University’s Social Media Listening Center are examining hot-button issues related to the 2016 presidential election as they play out on social media.
Matthew Tuggle is headed to a conference in Salt Lake City next month to collect an award that goes to undergraduate students who have demonstrated excellence in glass science or technology. Tuggle is receiving the Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award from the Glass & Optical Materials Division of The American Ceramic Society. He graduated from […]
Once again reaffirming its stature among the country’s top higher education institutions, Clemson University is ranked the 23rd best national public university by U.S.News & World Report in the publication’s annual rankings released Tuesday.
Clemson University undergraduates and faculty wanting to accelerate their business ideas from a vision to reality now have access to a business incubator in downtown Clemson.