CLEMSON — Two finalists have been named for an associate dean position in Clemson’s Graduate School. They are Stephen E. Creager, professor of chemistry at Clemson, and David S. Fleming, associate professor and graduate program director at Clemson’s Eugene T. Moore School of Education. There will be an open campus forum with each candidate. Creager’s will […]
Chris Harrigan is a free-spirited entrepreneur who aims to raise the bar on the quality of alcoholic drinks. An MBA graduate of Clemson University, Harrigan has launched “Beyond Barrels™,” a business that enables the aging of spirits to continue at home what was started in the distilling process. And through four years of trial and error, […]
CLEMSON – In the middle of the 17th century, rice was introduced into Carolina Province near Charles Town. Using thousands of enslaved Africans, plantation owners began to amass great wealth. But it came at a price. The entire landscape of the Lowcountry of South Carolina was literally and figuratively reshaped. Five centuries later, the tale […]
Robin Phelps-Ward, a faculty member in the Clemson University Department of Educational and Organizational Leadership Development, was recently awarded the Ball State University Alumni Association Distinguished Dissertation award for the 2015-2016 academic year. Ball State faculty nominated Phelps-Ward’s work based on its “originality, significant contribution to knowledge, quality of writing and potential for publication.” Phelps-Ward’s […]
Meredith Ellis has proactively positioned herself for success during her first two years at Clemson University. And in the process, the Charlotte, N.C., honors student is making certain doors remain open for whatever career path she chooses. An economics major and mathematics and French minor, Meredith not only excels in the classroom but has exposed […]
This June, Clemson University will introduce the online Ph.D. in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, Recreational Therapy Cognate Area, the first Ph.D. program of its kind to be offered online. Although the university already offers the Ph.D. program on campus, the department developed the online program in response to a growing need for educators in […]
Bryan Denham has been named chair of the Clemson University department of communication. Denham has transitioned into this role after being named interim department chair in June 2015.
Clemson University’s efforts to attract top talent and enhance diversity are paying off threefold, as the department of bioengineering prepares to welcome a new assistant professor to the faculty and two postdoctoral researchers remain on track to join next year.
Clemson University research scientist Zhicheng Dou has received a $64,786 grant from the Knights Templar Eye Foundation to study a microscopic parasite that can cause blindness, birth defects and other severe health consequences.
More than 45 student teams and research groups gathered in Greenville to showcase their novel biomedical technologies and compete for design awards at the 2016 Bioengineering-GHS Design Exposition. The event was at the TD Convention Center and was sponsored by Clemson University’s Department of Bioengineering and Greenville Health System. “This is impressive work,” said Marc […]
Thousands of people pack downtown Greenville for an arts festival each May, but many are walking away with more than an appreciation for music, painting and sculpture. Clemson University’s STEAM exhibit has been showing the crowds at Artisphere how science, technology, engineering and math can blend with the arts. The exhibit returned to its usual […]
Hongseok Choi of Clemson University is the winner of an award that recognizes his three-year effort to connect engineering students with manufacturers across South Carolina. The international professional engineering society SME has selected Choi for a 2016 Distinguished Faculty Advisor Award. Choi, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering, helped found SME’s student chapter at Clemson […]
Eight faculty members in the College of Engineering and Science received awards on May 4 at a dinner held in their honor and attended by their families, colleagues and top college officials. The honorees were Thompson Mefford, Steve Stuart, Joe Kolis, Scott Husson, Tim DeVol, Naren Vyavahare, Robert Riggs and Mary Beth Kurz. The college […]
Consumers with materialistic tendencies struggle with major life transitions and should refrain from online shopping and steer clear of the mall as a means of coping with those life-altering events, according to Clemson University marketing researchers.
Three new historical markers are one way Clemson is trying to give a more complete and accurate public accounting of its history in the wake of a national movement on university campuses to acknowledge connections to slavery, segregation or other practices and viewpoints inconsistent with current institutional values.