The United States Department of Education has invited representatives of Call Me MISTER to attend the National Summit on Teacher Diversity on May 6 in Washington, D.C.
The Clemson University Charles H. Houston Center will host the Clemson Career Workshop this summer for rising high school seniors. The summer residential workshop combines learning opportunities with sessions on college preparation and life skills that will increase the likelihood of success for a diverse population of eventual underclassmen. Students will attend the workshop from […]
April Gillens, a doctoral student in Clemson’s environmental and engineering science (EES) program, is combining forensics and nuclear research to help keep us safe from nuclear terrorism and dangerous nuclear trafficking. A native of Eutawville, S.C., Gillens’ research in nuclear forensics looks for unique carbon fingerprints associated with particular elements of nuclear materials, which would aid […]
Carnegie Corporation of New York has named Maribel Morey, assistant professor of history at Clemson University, a 2016 Andrew Carnegie Fellow for her research on the role of elite philanthropy in the lives of black Americans. She is one of 33 individuals across the country selected for this honor.
Members of Delta Alpha Pi (DAPi), an honor society for students with disabilities, recently recognized Clemson University faculty members Paul Anderson and Marianne Herr Glaser as the 2016 Extraordinary Educator Award recipients.
A groundbreaking Tuesday at Clemson University signals both the spot where a new historical marker will be erected and the launch of a new commitment to tell the university’s full history.
A groundbreaking set for Tuesday signals both the spot where a new historical marker will be erected and the launch of a new commitment to tell Clemson University’s full history. The public event will take place at 11:30 a.m. in the Lee Hall courtyard to commemorate a nearby site where the marker will be erected.
Rosanna Saladin-Subero, a Ph.D. graduate of the Clemson University Department of Youth, Family and Community Studies, recently received the Premio al Liderazo (Leadership Award) at the Cesar Chavez Contemplation Breakfast in Charlotte, North Carolina. Leadership in the Clouds ™ hosted the event at the Levine Museum on March 31. Saladin-Subero currently serves as assistant director […]
A shifting job market that increasingly rewards graduates who can navigate the cultures and languages of other countries is driving a Clemson University group to strengthen ties with one of Latin America’s top universities. Tecnológico de Monterrey sent a delegation to Clemson for two days of talks on how to expand a collaboration that begins this summer with a student exchange program.
The S.C. Senate Judiciary Committee has appointed a Clemson University professor to examine inequities confronting minorities in the state of South Carolina and implement programs to address theses issues.
Industrial engineering PhD student Myrtede Alfred has been awarded the Southern Regional Educational Board’s dissertation award. The award includes a one-year, $20,000 stipend, a one-year waiver of tuition and fees, a $500 research allowance and professional development support. It also covers expenses associated with attending the annual Compact for Faculty Diversity Institute on Teaching and Mentoring. Recipients […]
Clemson’s campus climate is a work in progress, according Kendra Stewart-Tillman.
Perseverance has been a guiding principle in the life of Frankie Felder from her days as one of the first black undergraduates to integrate Virginia Commonwealth University to being the first African-American to serve as dean at Clemson University when she came to the campus in 1987.
As Clemson works to strengthen its message of diversity, Corrine Grant C ’99 MHRD ‘ 01 will be one of the professionals leading the charge. She is leading by inspiration and example.
The College and University Faculty Assembly (CUFA) recently awarded Clemson University associate professor S. Megan Che with the 2015 Kipchoge Neftali Kirkland Social Justice Award for her work on a paper dealing with slavery, math and psychic violence on students. CUFA uses the award to recognize an innovative social justice-related paper presented at its annual […]