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.
With more than 600 UPIC opportunities this academic year, there is no better time for students to begin gaining experience and discovering their true passions and abilities.
Hundreds of Clemson students have jumped on board a relatively new campus internship program that puts them into a job on campus that provides a fantastic, paid, on-the-job experience. The program is called University Professional Internship/Co-op Program, or UPIC (pronounced “you pick”).
Clemson University is one of the Top 50 public U.S. colleges in the return on the investment in a degree, according to a new ranking.