The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Women’s Cross Country team will visit Clemson University this weekend, but they won’t be staying for long. Beginning Saturday, the athletes, many of whom are members of their local Tigers for Tigers (T4T) chapter, are running a non-stop relay from Auburn University in Alabama back to Rochester, New York, to raise awareness about tiger conservation.
What inspires people to support conservation? As concerns grow about the sustainability of our modern society, this question becomes more important. A new study by a team of researchers from Clemson University and Cornell University offers one simple answer: birdwatching and hunting.
The College of Health, Education and Human Development (HEHD) will hold its first-ever HEHD Engagement Day — giving alumni and friends an opportunity to visit friends, faculty and students and learn about the latest happenings at the college. The event will be held on Friday, March 27, from 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at the Madren Center […]
Clemson University President James P. Clements will speak about the importance of lifelong learning in today’s higher education community at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Clemson on Tuesday, Feb. 3, at 4:15 p.m. Clements’ remarks will be part of the institute’s Back to OLLI Spring 2015 Reception and Instructor Showcase, to be held […]
The Bernard Osher Foundation has awarded a $1 million gift to Clemson University’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, a continuing education and membership program for older adults.
Renowned psychology author Peter Gray and ADD/HD expert Kevin Ross Emery will be keynote speakers for the US Play Coalition’s 2015 Conference on the Value of Play, which will take place Feb. 15-18, 2015, at Clemson University’s Madren Center.
The Institute for Parks at Clemson University will recognize five individuals for their exemplary leadership in environmental issues at the George B. Hartzog Jr. Awards Luncheon.
Keshav Varma, founder and former director of the World Bank’s Global Tiger Initiative, will be the featured speaker at Clemson University’s George B. Hartzog Jr. Environmental Lecture Series on Sept. 30.
The College of Health, Education, and Human Development extends a warm welcome to the following new faculty members! Institute for Family and Neighborhood Life: Natallia Sianko, assistant professor Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management: Lincoln Larson, assistant professor; Stephen […]
Identified with Clemson since its earliest days, wild tigers are facing extinction. Habitat destruction, human conflict, poaching and climate change are arrayed against them, and now the global population of wild tigers is estimated to be just 3,200.
Adam Beeco, a 2013 graduate of Clemson University’s parks, recreation and tourism management doctoral program, is a recipient of the Best Dissertation Award by the American Academy of Park and Recreation Administration. This national-level award will be presented to Beeco during the 2014 National Recreation and Park Association’s Congress in Charlotte, N.C., in October. He […]
Clemson University will host a weeklong series of campus events focused on bringing attention to the plight of wild tigers and ensuring their survival. Tigers Always Conservation Week will take place Sept. 23–27 and will feature an array of tiger-centric happenings.
Stephanie Garst has been named the new executive director of US Play Coalition at Clemson University.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Clemson University will host its Back to OLLI Fall Reception from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2.
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 […]