The Division of Student Affairs held its 2018 award breakfast and recognition ceremony on Tuesday in the Hendrix Center. Awards were announced by Marijohn Boyd and Jeff Hahn from the Office of Community and Ethical Standards, while Vice President Almeda Jacks presented plaques to each of the winners. “I had the good fortune of working […]
CLEMSON – The College of Science honored its outstanding undergraduate and graduate students Friday (April 6) at the IPTAY Suite in Memorial Stadium. An assembly of standout students received a variety of prestigious awards during the event, which featured food, photos and an uplifting video. More than 50 – including parents, faculty and staff – […]
The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) has named Kristin Walker of Clemson University’s Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) its 2018 recipient of the Spelman Johnson Rising Star Award. The award recognition will take place at the NACE Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on June 7.
J. Cole Smith, the chair of the industrial engineering department at Clemson University, is receiving one of his profession’s highest honors, The Fellow Award from the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers.
Josh Weaver, a pesticide investigator for the Department of Pesticide Regulation, a state regulatory agency at Clemson University, has been named a recipient of the 2018 Future Leaders in Science Award.
Retired U.S. Army Col. Ben Skardon, a 100-year-old survivor of the Bataan Death March and revered alumnus and professor emeritus of Clemson University, will be presented a Filipino World War II Veterans Congressional Gold Medal in a ceremony at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, Saturday. The Congressional Gold Medal and the Presidential Medal of Freedom are the highest civilian awards in the United States.
Clemson University Cooperative Extension’s website was named to the 2017 South Carolina State Library’s Notable State Documents list. The award recognizes state and governmental publications of outstanding merit and usefulness to the citizens of South Carolina.
A professor who is based in Greenville and plays a key role in supplying the automotive industry with engineers is bringing home an honor that goes to a small percentage of mechanical engineers. Beshah Ayalew, professor of automotive engineering at Clemson University, was elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, or ASME.
Nick White has been awarded the 2018 Verna G. Howell Professional Development Fellowship offered through Clemson University's Division of Student Affairs. White, who coordinates dialectical behavior therapy for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) in Redfern Health Center, will receive $2,000 to attend intensive training under the direction of internationally recognized expert Lane Pederson from April 30 to May 3 in San Diego, California.
CLEMSON – Toshiko Kishimoto, associate professor emerita of languages, has been awarded a national medal of distinction — the Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold and Silver Rays Medal — by the Emperor of Japan in a ceremony at the Royal Palace in Tokyo. An honorable certificate signed by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe also […]
Myles Surrett has been honored for outstanding contributions to the student leadership programs by the South Carolina state board of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). Surrett is in his first year as Clemson’s associate director of student organizations within Campus Activities and Events.
Clemson University master's student Sara Webb was one of 10 graduate students nationwide, plus 20 undergraduates, honored in Washington, D.C., as a USDA Student Diversity Program winner for her essay on inclusion and diversity in the agriculture sector.
Rhondda Robinson Thomas, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has received a $50,000 Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship. Thomas will use the award to broadly share the university’s history through a museum exhibition called “Black Clemson: From Enslavement to Integration,” which will travel to 10 sites across South Carolina over two years.
CLEMSON — Student Affairs Publications recently earned acclaim from both the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and 33rd annual Educational Advertising Awards. “I continue to be proud of our staff and their commitment to providing excellent work,” said Tina LeMay, creative director for Student Affairs Publications. LeMay’s award-winning team consisted of […]
The sign on the wall behind Suyi Li’s desk at Clemson University has a picture of a paper swan and a quick dash of motivation, “Keep calm and origami on.” The ancient art of paper folding is showing promise for new technology that ranges from cancer-fighting drugs to foldable armor for police officers, and Li is hoping to take the practice to the next level in a new research project.