Fans visiting the east side of Memorial Stadium this fall to catch a glimpse of Howard’s Rock probably also noticed a 24-foot-wide, 32-foot-high banner affixed to the south upper deck that showcases head coach Dabo Swinney and the coveted College Football Playoff championship trophy next to the Tigers’ 2017 schedule. The same could be said […]
Sonoco FRESH partnership with Clemson to develop new technologies, package formats HARTSVILLE — Sonoco, one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, has announced a new research partnership with Clemson University: the Sonoco FRESH (Food Research Excellence for Safety and Health) initiative will develop new technologies and new forms of packaging to optimize the fresh food lifecycle. “Sonoco is […]
Stop by Godfrey Hall at Clemson University Saturday and you will be able to screen print your own Tiger Rag. It's one of the many activities on campus this Homecoming weekend as Clemson Tigers past and present will once again flock to campus to celebrate their alma mater.
If there’s a can’t-miss event for students pursuing graphic communications careers, it’s the one being held next Tuesday at the Hendrix Student Center. Intern Employer Day is held twice a year and few events in the world of Clemson’s graphic communications majors are more important than these daylong spring and fall career days. “Without question, […]
Packaging graphics professionals who graduated from Clemson University now have a new outlet for staying connected and learning from one another. The Clemson Packaging Graphics Association was recently chartered by a group of industry professionals, who say the new organization will benefit alumni, Clemson’s graphic communications program and their industry. “There are thousands of Clemson’s […]
Clemson University’s nationally recognized graphic communications program just got better, thanks to a nearly $1 million gift-in-kind from one of the world’s leading manufacturers of dynamic printing solutions and technologies.
Brad Cohen views the Graphic Communications course, GC3400 as a game changer in his academic journey at Clemson University. The videography course, taught by lecturer Erica Walker, opened Brad’s eyes to a career in graphic communications he never would have considered until he stepped into the Godfrey Hall studio class this past spring semester. This […]
What does a $400-billion industry and Clemson University have in common? The answer is the students and faculty of Clemson’s Sonoco Institute for Packaging Design and Graphics, which the worldwide packaging industry considers among the best evaluators of consumer perception around product packaging. So esteemed is Clemson’s level of expertise in measuring consumers’ packaging perceptions, […]
Imagine bandages that detect infections, flexible paper light bulbs that screw into a light socket or food containers that notify you of an allergen inside. Now imagine all of this technology is created on a printing press and that Clemson University is on the cusp of helping bring it to mainstream America.
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has donated an HP Indigo 5000 Digital Press valued at more than $500,000 to Clemson University’s graphic communications program as part of a new academic collaboration to support the next generation of talent in the digital printing field.
Clemson University professor John Leininger has been honored by a leading graphic communications educational association with one of the organization’s most prestigious awards. The Graphic Communications Education Association presented Leininger with The Fred J. Hartman Award at its annual conference recently at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, Calif. The award has been presented since […]
One of the many strengths Clemson University’s highly ranked graphic communications program prides itself on is the hands-on experience students receive. Nowhere was the program’s success with that approach more evident than at a competition in Nashville this spring. A team of seven Clemson students was declared the overall winner in the Phoenix Challenge College […]
Vampires, basketball, LEGO robots and sci-fi flicks are only a few of the things you’ll find inside a classroom at Clemson. Some professors are breaking from traditional classroom experiences to explore unique topics and teaching methods that engage students with real-world concepts. Here’s your inside look at five of the “coolest” classes Clemson has to […]
Sam Ingram, professor of graphic communications and department chair, was awarded the Michael H. Bruno TAGA Award this past spring for outstanding contributions to the graphic arts industry. The Technical Association of the Graphic Arts (TAGA) recognized Ingram’s distinguished career and dedication to the advancement of graphic arts internationally. Ingram has been a faculty member […]
“The print industry is definitely not dead,” claims Erica Walker, lecturer in graphic communications and professional cinematographer. “The industry is rapidly changing and moving beyond just traditional products by offering cross-media marketing services in order to better serve clients,” says Walker. Walker points out that printing companies have a unique advantage they can leverage. By expanding their services […]