Killian H. McDonald of Columbia, a junior political science and women's leadership double major, has been named a 2017 Truman Scholar. McDonald is Clemson's first Truman Scholar since 1979 and the second Clemson student ever to receive the award.
It’s no surprise that Jesse Dennis has a penchant for politics. The freshman economics and political science major grew up in the backyard of the nation’s hotbed of politics, has two politically active parents and a grandfather who served in Congress. “I guess you could say, by definition, I’m an activist, though I don’t view […]
Researchers from Clemson and the University of Alabama team up for two important projects: one seeks to understand what causes war, the other looks to the sky for answers.
The chaos of the 2016 election season hasn’t deterred Clemson students, many of them first-time voters. Students have become engaged in the process and raised their voices — and the ones who have now understand that there’s more to an election than what is seen on TV.
The Clemson University Center for China Studies will feature former National Security Advisor and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger via webcast at its speaker series from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Commerce Club in Greenville.
Ryan Bartley is a senior who double majors in economics and political science, and he recently took advantage of the Clemson University Department of Political Science’s semester abroad program in Belgrade, Serbia. Courses are taught in English by top Belgrade University professors, and Bartley and his fellow students got the opportunity to interact with Serbian […]
Joey Wilson and Nicki Seidman have a vision for Clemson: inclusivity, transparency and student body support.
A former Yugoslavian diplomat, this political science professor helps students to broaden their perspective and their world. Meet Vladimir Matic. Years at Clemson: I have been teaching for 20 years – started in fall 1996. Years I’ve been leading a study abroad: I took the first group of National Scholars to Serbia in 2006. This […]
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 […]
Hillary Clinton will win Saturday’s South Carolina Democratic primary by a wide margin, according to the results of the latest Clemson University Palmetto Poll.
Jeff Fine, associate professor of political science, has received national recognition for his work with undergraduates in preparing them for graduate school or public affairs-related careers. A faculty member in the College of Business and Behavioral Science since 2005, Fine is the recipient of the 2016 Craig L. Brians Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research […]
Donald Trump leads the GOP presidential field among South Carolinians who voted in recent primaries, according to a new Clemson University Palmetto Poll.
Beginning July 1, 2016, Clemson University will house a new College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences focused on becoming a national and international leader in solving the problems faced by individuals, families, communities and societies. The new college will be comprised of the following departments and schools: Department of Communication Studies Department of Parks, […]
In anticipation of the Clemson University College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences’ official start on July 1, the college has tapped two veteran Clemson professors to lead its research and academic efforts. Psychology professor Eric Muth has been named associate dean for research and graduate studies; and parks, recreation and tourism management professor Denise Anderson will serve as associate dean for undergraduate studies.
Clemson University students successfully showcased their diplomatic skills recently by winning the top award at the National Model United Nations conference in Washington, D.C. The conference’s award of Outstanding Delegation went to the six-member Clemson team, which competed against more than 800 delegates from 70 universities, representing 20 countries. Model UN is a simulation and […]