In a groundbreaking achievement led by an international team that includes Clemson scientist Chris Saski, the intricately woven genetic makeup of Upland cotton has been decoded for the first time in the ancient plant’s history.
More than 600 middle and high school students from across South Carolina will meet on the Clemson University campus Friday to test their knowledge in biology and become acquainted with the university atmosphere.
The Clemson University Equestrian Team finished the spring competition season with the Western Division heading to the National Finals for the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association to be held April 30-May 3 in Springfield, Massachusetts
Clemson broke ground for the Advanced Powertrain Testing Laboratory, a two-story 3,000-square-foot addition to the Carroll A. Campbell Jr. Graduate Engineering Center at Clemson University’s International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR).
One of South Carolina’s top business leaders warned Tuesday that too many students are not on the path to careers in the modern workforce and said that collaboration among the K-12 system, universities and businesses will be critical moving forward. Anita Zucker, CEO and chairwoman of The InterTech Group, said technology surrounds everyone and will […]
When your yard is recognized by the Clemson Extension Carolina Yards program, you will get a cool sign to display in your garden. But becoming a Certified Carolina Yard isn’t just a way to show off to your neighbors. It’s proof that you’re willing to use simple and effective principles to enhance the environment.
What would you do if you felt harassed at work? What if you were sexually assaulted? Would you know how or where to report the incident? Clemson University’s Title IX coordinator Jerry Knighton is working to ensure everyone on Clemson’s campus can answer these questions and to help keep our campus safe. Knighton works in […]
Clemson Extension is working with landowners throughout South Carolina on forest and wildlife regeneration. Species such as bobwhite quail, which began to decline in the mid-1940s because of deteriorating habitat conditions, are slowly starting to rebound.
CHARLESTON — Some of the nation’s top engineering experts are gathering near Charleston this week, as new manufacturing plants rev up the region’s economy and create new jobs that require advanced degrees. About 200 leaders, most from universities, began arriving over the weekend and will stay through Wednesday. Their agenda includes a tour of Boeing’s […]
Clemson University's Cooperative Extension Service has taken a lead role in an ongoing project designed to improve the evaluation tool used by a federally funded program that offers nutrition education to families and children in all 50 states and U.S. territories.
Pecans have an image problem. It’s not about flavor, nutrition or plate appeal. Instead, it’s about lack of visibility.
Clemson University’s Graduate Research & Discovery Symposium (GRADS) will showcase the innovative work of some of Clemson's 4,600 graduate students in the arts, humanities, sciences and engineering.
Petite hands cut, paste, and glue, covering the pages of a binder in the bedroom of a 6th grade girl. Don’t look for celebrities and pretty pictures — instead, clippings of world hunger, sustainability concerns and oppression fill the sleeves. A notebook full of things that hurt the maker’s soul. Emily Blackshire called this binder […]
Clemson University will celebrate undergraduate research at the 10th annual Focus on Creative Inquiry Forum Monday at the Hendrix Student Center. The event is part of Research and Innovation Month.
Jo Claire Hanvey Hickson, left, and her husband, Dr. Harry T. Hickson, have bequeathed a portion of her family property to Clemson’s Timberland Legacy Program, where it will be used as a living classroom.