For the third straight year, a herd of hungry goats came to Clemson University to devour dense tangles of invasive plants that have plagued portions of the campus for decades.
Responsible for two key aspects of ClemsonForward as it relates to graduate students, a new assistant dean for professional development and inclusive excellence will join the Graduate School staff on August 15 to help Clemson improve the quality of graduate education and expand diversity, inclusion and equity throughout the University community. Tia N. Dumas is […]
If you know of a workplace supervisor who yells, insults or is generally abusive to employees, chances are they were treated similarly as a child, according to research by business school professors at Clemson University.
Ashok Mishra of Clemson University is developing computer models that could help predict agricultural droughts and provide crucial information to farmers about how much water they will need to irrigate their crops. Mishra, an assistant professor in the Glenn Department of Civil Engineering, pulls together data from soil-moisture sensors, NASA satellites and weather observations to […]
David S. Fleming Years at Clemson: 10 What I do at Clemson: Incoming associate dean of the Graduate School. Within this role I will be working with Dean Osborne and the rest of the Graduate School team with a particular focus on recruitment, admissions, orientation, enrolled student services and professional development. In addition, I will […]
Four faculty members from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering capped the academic year with awards from the dean. Rachel Getman and Sapna Sarupria received Dean’s Faculty Fellows Awards, while Mark Blenner and Scott Husson won Dean’s Professors Awards. The awards were established to recognize top talent in the engineering college. Anand Gramopadhye, the […]
Two Clemson professors have won a national award for an innovative natural product they have created that can extend the shelf life of pet food.
Dan Olweus, known as the “founding father” of bullying research, recently appeared in Clemson to explore the subject of bullying and related research with Clemson faculty, staff and students. Olweus delivered the talk, “School Bullying: Basic Facts, Intervention and Long-Term Effects,” on June 16 in Clemson’s Watt Innovation Center. Olweus offered a one-of-a-kind perspective on […]
On June 10, Clemson University and Scholastic sent first-grade students home with books to ensure that young Tiger fans put reading first. Clemson football head coach Dabo Swinney, his wife Kathleen, and representatives from Scholastic and Clemson University were on hand to read to kids at Memorial Stadium’s WestZone and celebrate the launch of “Tigers […]
Clemson University scientist Cheryl Ingram-Smith has been awarded a three-year, $424,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the inner workings of a parasite that causes 50 million cases of amoebic dysentery each year and kills 50,000 to 100,000.
Like many of their American counterparts, Russian citizens also hide their earnings to avoid the tax man, according to research conducted by a Clemson University economist. That research recently received national recognition by a Russian consortium of highly regarded public policy and economics organizations.
Clemson University’s Business 1010 is a win-win – for students and the community. In the 2015-16 school year, approximately 900 students in the business school introductory class were assigned to volunteer six hours of their time to a community event or organization. The assignment, which amounts to nearly 5,500 volunteer hours, teaches the importance of […]
Dan Olweus, known worldwide as the “father” of bullying research, will speak on the subject during an address to Clemson University faculty, staff and students on Thursday, June 16. He will address the topic “School Bullying: Basic Facts, Intervention and Long-Term Effects,” from 2-3:30 p.m. in room 106 of Clemson’s Watt Innovation Center. His talk is sponsored by the university’s Institute […]
David Eitle has been named chair of the Clemson University department of sociology and anthropology in the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences.
Clemson English professors David Blakesley and Victor J. Vitanza have been named Fellows of the Rhetoric Society of America. Blakesley also has received the organization’s 2016 George E. Yoos Distinguished Service Award.