First impressions mean a lot, especially if you’re a nervous incoming Clemson University freshman, or the parent of one, and you arrive on campus during the hustle and bustle of move-in day. Volunteers from the College of Business took those freshman under their wings as the new students moved into the Community for Undergraduate Business […]
Mining nearly two centuries of data, a Clemson University political scientist hopes to help policymakers and scholars better understand and predict causes of international conflict.
Most participants at the Global City Teams Challenge in Washington, D.C., will present new smart technology concepts in binders or on digital displays, but very few will bring their concepts on four wheels. The Clemson University Sullivan Center mobile health clinic will roll into the event Monday to act as a centerpiece among many organizations exhibiting smart city projects and solutions from around the world.
Jumah Taweh, lecturer in Clemson’s communication department, was recently recognized by Clemson University Housing and Dining for contributions through its faculty-in-residence program. Taweh received the office’s 2016-2017 James E. Bostic Housing Partner of the Year Award, which recognizes a university faculty or staff member that enhances the residential experience of a specific community or communities. […]
While most people's jobs require that they look down or forward, this Tiger looks up. In fact, she's been looking up for the past two years to study this week's total solar eclipse, which grabbed the attention of a nation - and the world.
Clemson University’s freshman class will begin its collegiate academic journey Wednesday as classes begin for the 2017-18 academic year. Currently, there are more than 3,650 freshmen scheduled to be on campus, including more than 400 in the Honors College. There also are 1,500 transfer students and 1,450 graduate students enrolled.
Brian Stearns and Cory Bridges forged a friendship and launched a business while studying how to start one in Clemson University’s MBAe program. Today, the pair, and their start-up, RingoFire, appear to be on a fast track to delivering digital marketing solutions to small businesses in the Upstate, and beyond. “We actually received emails from […]
Littlejohn Coliseum was filled with first-year, transfer and graduate students; university faculty and staff; and community members Monday morning to officially start the new academic year. It is the first time all incoming students were brought together for the annual Victor Hurst Convocation.
Like most successful entrepreneurs, Jay Watson is very good at identifying a problem and finding a solution. The 1985 business management graduate from Clemson University did just that in 2012 and in the process endeared himself to residents of central Texas who longed for the return of a holiday tradition, and kick-started a successful business […]
A Clemson graduate student’s research gauging young adults’ interest in hunting suggests that the demographic can play a key role in the future of wildlife conservation. Brett Stayton, a graduate student in Clemson’s parks, recreation and tourism management department, isn’t just a hunting enthusiast who wants to justify a passion to his peers; he wants […]
Back-to-school is a part of the American fabric: tax-free weekends, school supply lists, and feature stories on media outlets all point to the importance of this time of year. Those of you who graduated with a degree in education, whether you are working in the field or not, have a personal connection to this annual […]
Labor and finance, health care and institutional investments are research projects that will benefit from one-year grants provided by the Dean’s Excellence Fund for the 2017-18 academic year. The fourth-annual College of Business grant program supports research that addresses significant societal problems and improves the human condition. The three business school faculty who will receive […]
A survey in a leading national communication journal, Communication Education, recently recognized Joseph Mazer, associate professor and associate chair of Clemson’s communication department, as one of the most influential scholars in the field of instructional communication. The survey authors recognized Mazer as the fourth most influential scholar in the field based on contributions he has […]
Higher education’s ability to develop students’ critical thinking skills may be under scrutiny by some, but students surveyed by a Clemson University business professor say their problem-solving abilities have been improved through team-based learning methods. Molly Espey, professor of economics in Clemson’s College of Business, surveyed more than 650 students over the course of six […]