Sarah Custer has been named emergency management director for Clemson University, filling the void left by Lynn Fisher, who retired in February. In her new role, Custer administers all activities related to emergency management for the university’s main campus.
When Chris Paredis was a 9-year-old playing with Legos in his bedroom in Belgium he wasn’t thinking about becoming an engineer. “I just loved building things,” he said. Legos led to bikes and then cars and, as he explained, “literally anything with moving parts." Today, that fascination with making things work has led to the position he finds himself in today as the new BMW Endowed Chair in Systems Integration for Clemson University’s International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR).
Johnson Link is in his third year as associate vice president within the Division of Student Affairs. He oversees the municipal services arm of the division, including the Clemson University Police Department (CUPD), Emergency Preparedness, Fire/EMS, Municipal Court and Parking and Transportation Services. Link has been a Clemson native his entire life and owns the […]
When Lynn Fisher was informed by Vice President for Student Affairs Almeda Jacks he would be honored as Clemson University staff member of the football game against Boston College this past weekend, his jaw dropped. “I was absolutely stunned and thought a punchline was coming,” he joked. “There are so many great employees at this […]
It’s fair to say that Frankie O. Felder, the senior associate dean of the Graduate School who is retiring this month after 30 years at Clemson, loves a challenge. And that’s a good thing, because she grew up in a military family that moved around the world regularly. She was one of the first black undergraduates […]
A horrible ATV accident is just another challenge for her to beat.
Josh Barnes was ready to take the next step in his career. It was the summer of 2012, and he had just completed his fifth year in Student Affairs at Newberry College. But he was eager to be closer to family. His parents lived in Commerce, Ga., while his wife’s family resided in Toccoa, just […]
CLEMSON – The College of Science honored its best and brightest during its first annual Students Awards Ceremony held April 14 in the Great Hall of the Core Campus. Nine college-level award-winners were acknowledged along with five winners of departmental-level awards. “It’s my pleasure to welcome our students, families, friends and faculty and staff of […]
Sandy Addis has been named director of the National Dropout Prevention Center/Network at Clemson University.
June Pilcher, Alumni Distinguished Professor in Clemson University's psychology department, recently was named a candidate to the prestigious Fulbright Specialist roster of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and the Institute of International Education’s Council for International Exchange of Scholars.
The director of Clemson University's Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics has been named chair of the graphic communications department in the College of Business and Behavioral Science. Charles “Chip” Tonkin takes on this new role in addition to his current duties.
Clemson University faculty member Debi Switzer has been named interim chair of the Eugene T. Moore School of Education’s new education and human development department.
The College of Health, Education and Human Development (HEHD) honored Dean Larry Allen’s years of service with a June 5 celebration of appreciation that brought together scores of colleagues, family and friends. The event was held at the Madren Center on the Clemson campus. Among those bringing remarks and good wishes were Clemson President James P. […]