CLEMSON — Littlejohn Coliseum is accustomed to playing host to thousands of people. From the excitement of ACC basketball to multiple gatherings of family and friends each year at commencement, the recently renovated arena stays pretty active. Such will be the case Jan. 22-24 when the venue welcomes 356 prospective employers and more than 1,000 recruiters […]
Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our series of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Neil Burton, executive director of the Center for Career and Professional Development. — Neil Burton was […]
Students from Clemson University now have access to a professional wardrobe to aid in the career preparation process through the introduction of the school’s first “Clothes Closet.” The initiative is the direct result of a collaborative effort between Clemson Undergraduate Student Government (CUSG) and the Center for Career and Professional Development.
The Center for Career and Professional Development will hold Clemson University’s fall career fair from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday in Littlejohn Coliseum.
It’s not been a secret that students love Clemson University and now The Princeton Review agrees. In its newly released 2019 edition of “The Best 384 Colleges,” The Princeton Review ranks Clemson No. 1 among surveyed colleges in the “These Students Love These Colleges” category.
A unique collaboration among Clemson University's Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD), the College of Business and the Office of Global Engagement has afforded 22 students the opportunity to study abroad this summer through Clemson's International Internship Program.
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.
A chance encounter in freshman chemistry was all it took to change Luke Mixon’s college experience. On the first day of the 2015 fall semester, Mixon sat next to a student wearing a Clemson club tennis shirt. An avid player as a high-schooler in Woodstock, Georgia, the shirt piqued his interest. “It was the instructor […]
By nearly every statistical measure, Elisa Anne Aldrich enjoyed a successful freshman year in 2015–16 as a member of the indoor and beach volleyball teams at Florida Gulf Coast University. The 5-foot-10 middle blocker was fifth on the indoor team with 56 blocks and led all Eagles players with 1.06 blocks per set. She followed […]
VISUAL RECAP Terrance Harris calls it “an unconventional path.” You see, the Columbia, South Carolina native is in his sixth year as a Clemson undergraduate. But don’t let the number fool you. It’s not like Harris has been an academic work-in-progress. In fact, it’s pretty much the opposite. He has enjoyed a full year’s worth […]
Emily Kuhn embarked on a summer experience she thought might be outside her comfort zone, but discovered otherwise during a recently completed eight-week internship in Barcelona, Spain. The senior management major from Robbinsville, N.J., was one of six College of Business students who interned abroad, but the only Clemson student who lived and worked in […]
The National Panhellenic Conference Foundation has selected Kristin Walker of Clemson University’s Center for Career and Professional Development for the 2017 Women in Higher Education Achievement Award. The award recognizes outstanding women who have made significant differences in higher education through leadership.
The Center for Career and Professional Development is co-hosting the Strategies for Institutional-wide Competency Development Symposium May 24 and 25. Faculty and administrators from more than 40 schools across the country are registered to attend the two-day event. There will be a special Tigers Only day from 9 a.m. to noon May 26.
The Center for Career and Professional Development has a free event this spring that will help ease the stress of entering the job market for Clemson students.
In partnership with the Spiro Institute, the Center for Career and Professional Development is hosting its first-ever “Unleash Your Inner Tiger” networking event.