Clemson alums Javis Austin and Richie Parker live by this manta, and they recently encouraged Clemson students to do the same. But it’s not just about giving someone an opportunity; it’s also about preparing yourself for an opportunity, expecting one and then making the most of it.
Prominent American educator, advocate and mathematician Freeman Hrabowski III will be the inaugural speaker for the President’s Lecture Series on Leadership and Diversity at Clemson University. He will lecture on “Pursuing the Dream: A 50-Year Perspective on Broadening Participation in American Higher Education” in the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts at 7 p.m. Oct. 14.
Clemson University is hosting a series of Diversity and Inclusive Excellence Month events in October to highlight and celebrate the diverse cultures and people represented at the university.
Call Me MISTER, the program that was founded at Clemson University to provide educational opportunities for minority education students and placing graduates in underserved educational districts, will celebrate its 15th anniversary Saturday.
The Clemson University board of trustees’ task force on the history of Clemson announced Tuesday that it will work closely with President James P. Clements and members of the administration to engage a diverse group of stakeholders to best tell the university’s complete history.
Clemson University will kick off year two of its "Race and the University" series Tuesday with the second annual "See the Stripes Poetry, Music and Dance Fest" at 5:30 p.m. in the open area behind the Hendrix Student Center.
BMW has extended its long history of investing in the students of Clemson University with two $50,000 gifts to the Call Me MISTER and the German language programs, respectively.
Clemson University President James P. Clements Tuesday announced the appointment of a Diversity Advisory Council to provide strategic guidance to the president, chief diversity officer and other administrators and help set priorities on diversity initiatives.
Leadership for diversity and inclusive excellence initiatives is the focus of an announcement Monday by Clemson University President James P. Clements. Effectively immediately, Chief of Staff Max Allen is taking on additional responsibilities as interim chief diversity officer while a national search continues for a permanent replacement for Leon Wiles, who retired earlier this summer.
With a focus on creating more opportunities for students and the campus community to engage across identities, the new Harvey and Lucinda Gantt Multicultural Center is getting ready to open in the University Union.
We are continuing our search for a Chief Diversity Officer, who will have a key role in implementing the diversity plan I outlined for the Board of Trustees in July. The plan was developed after dozens of meetings with faculty, staff, students and alumni about how to improve the climate for diversity and inclusion at […]
Clemson University trustees approved an operating budget of $989 million for the 2015-16 academic year, including tuition, room and board fees at the board’s summer meeting in Greenville.
The Clemson University board of trustees unanimously approved a resolution calling for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the State House grounds. The action was taken Monday at a meeting called solely to consider that action.
Clemson University held a vigil to remember the victims of the Charleston church shootings.
The Charles H. Houston Center for the Study of the Black Experience in Education at Clemson University co-hosted the recent Asa G. Hilliard III and Barbara A. Sizemore Research Institute on African-Americans and Education, held in conjunction with the 2015 American Educational Research Association (AERA) annual meeting in Chicago. Designed to prepare doctoral students to […]