The Charles H. Houston Center for the Study of the Black Experience in Education at Clemson University will offer its annual Palmetto Ph.D. Project on June 15. The primary objective of this program is to increase the number of doctoral students who study the black experience in education while pursuing their degrees.
When students from the United States choose Clemson, they usually expect that life won’t be too different. But when an international student decides to attend Clemson University, he or she leaves more than just a country: They leave familiarity and certainty. Yet, all of these individuals come to campus hoping to make a temporary home. […]
Clemson’s Office of Global Engagement brings the world to Clemson. The office reinforces that vision through operational and administrative support for a globally engaged community on Clemson’s campus.
The Information Revolution has connected nearly 3 billion people through the Internet, put computers in our pockets and could soon even drive our cars for us. Virtually every aspect of modern life has been transformed by computers, and the pace is quickening. It’s clear that we need more tech-savvy graduates across the nation and in […]
Understanding the concept of diversity begins with a process of awareness—discovering cultural differences and finding ways to learn from them. LaNita Weisenberger is helping to enrich Clemson students’ cultural experiences as an associate director of multicultural programs in the Gantt Center for Student Life.
Rhondda Robinson Thomas, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has received $100,000 for her research about African Americans who lived and labored on Clemson land during the pre-1963 integration period.
In his role as director of student development at Clemson, Benardo Dargan believes that developing strong student leadership begins by supporting his staff.
February marks Black History Month across the nation. Several ongoing events on Clemson University’s campus provide local opportunities to celebrate Black History Month and encourage dialogue about campus diversity.
Clemson University’s College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities Friday announced a robust slate of events for the second half of its year-long series “Race and the University.”
Clemson University will host a variety of events next week to honor the lasting legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
“MLK week has transitioned into asking, ‘What does MLK’s dream look like in today’s world?’ and ‘How can we continue to live that dream?’” Many students see the point of the week as hosting a multi-ethnic, campus-wide celebration of inclusion and different perspectives.
Lamont A. Flowers, executive director of the Charles H. Houston Center for the Study of the Black Experience in Education at Clemson University, was recognized in the Journal of Blacks in Higher Education as being one of nine African-Americans in the nation who hold distinguished professorships in education. Flowers is the Distinguished Professor of Educational […]
Creating a welcoming space on campus for individuals of the LGBTQ community, GSA provides a place for straight individuals to partner with other members of the Clemson Family. Their efforts are aimed at making all of campus feel safer for everyone.
Roy Jones knows firsthand that no one succeeds alone. And he knows that creating opportunity for young men who may be overlooked or “written off” makes a world of difference in their lives and, in turn, can influence hundreds or even thousands of others.
Clemson student Stephen Smallwood is one of more than 100 veterans in Clemson's student body. He is completing his degree at Clemson through the Army's Green to Gold Active Duty Option program, which allows active-duty soldiers to attend college and earn a commission as an Army officer.