Social entrepreneurs Darryl McCune and Hugh G. Martin, and their budding not-for-profit, are enablers. Founded in 2013, CommunityCode’s mission is two-fold – to introduce students to the world of information technology, enabling them to excel personally and professionally, while addressing an identified shortage of minorities and females in computer science-related careers. “What CommunityCode does is […]
John J. Whitcomb, associate professor and undergraduate coordinator in the Clemson University School of Nursing, recently received national recognition for reaching a significant milestone in the nursing profession. Whitcomb is one of 1,079 Critical Care Registered Nurses (CCRNs®) honored this year by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) for 20 years of continuous certification. […]
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.
Faculty in the Clemson University Cardiovascular Imaging Leadership (CVT) Program honored graduating students in the program during a pinning ceremony held at Greenville Health System (GHS). The program held the ceremony April 22 at the GHS Patewood facility. Eric Walker, CVT Leadership program manager, attended the ceremony along with fellow faculty Mary Wingold and Yvonne […]
The departments that will make up the soon-to-be-established College of Education and College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences held their Spring Research Forum on April 20, showcasing a wide range of student, faculty and staff research. “Presenters prepared over 70 posters that facilitated conversations about our exciting work and outreach,” said Kathy Headley, senior […]
The College of Health, Education and Human Development (HEHD) and Eugene T. Moore School of Education (SOE) honored outstanding faculty, staff and graduate students at the annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony, held April 20 at the Hendrix Student Center. The ceremony was held as part of the 2016 Spring Research Forum. The winners were: College […]
John Alexander, professor of finance and chief investment officer for the Clemson University Foundation, is a recipient of the prestigious 2016 Institutional Investor Award presented by Institutional Investor magazine.
In anticipation of the Clemson University College of Science’s official start July 1, the college has tapped two veteran Clemson professors to lead its research and academic efforts.
Yue “Sophie” Wang, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has been awarded the Warren H. Owen-Duke Energy Assistant Professorship of Engineering. The assistant professorship supports faculty members in the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering. It was originally established by employees of what was then Duke Power Company in 1989 in honor […]
Denise Anderson, professor and graduate coordinator in the Clemson University Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, will participate in the Academy for Innovative Higher Education Leadership program. Anderson is also the incoming associate dean for undergraduate studies for the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences, and Georgetown University and Arizona State University designed […]
An improvement for knee replacements, high-powered optical fibers and materials for more powerful batteries were among the 16 innovations Clemson University researchers received patents for in 2015.
Brian Dean and Jacob Sorber, who are both in the School of Computing, are the latest winners of Dean’s Professorship Awards. Anand Gramopadhye, the dean of the College of Engineering and Science, established the award to recognize and provide funding for high-performing faculty members. “Congratulations to Drs. Dean and Sorber,” Gramopadhye said. “The award recognizes […]
Forms of communication may change or evolve, but one Clemson University assistant professor is proving she can use new forms to inspire educators and parents. Anna Hall, assistant professor of early childhood education in Clemson University’s Eugene T. Moore School of Education, is using social media and Adobe products to educate teachers and parents about […]
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.
Faculty-led teams in partnership with Greenville Health System are tackling some of the greatest health challenges facing the state and nation, such as childhood obesity, prenatal care, vascular care, treatment of orthopaedic injuries, helping soldiers transition to civilian life, infirmities related to aging and health disparities.