When a celebrity like Kate Spade or Anthony Bourdain dies from suicide there’s often a call for more research. But what does that research look like? Suicide, the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, is difficult to study. Unlike the first nine causes, it doesn’t fit neatly into a single disease category, like heart disease (No.1), cancer (No. 2) or diabetes (No. 7).
Greg Mullen recently began at Clemson as interim associate vice president for public safety and chief of police within the Division of Student Affairs. Mullen had served as a consultant following his retirement as chief of police from 2006–17 in Charleston, South Carolina. In all, he has 35 years of experience in law enforcement, including […]
The walk may cover only one mile in length, but its impact is an immeasurable distance in the eyes of Clemson junior Ashley Johnson. At 8:15 a.m. Saturday in Jervey Meadows on the Clemson University campus, Johnson and her companion dog Aubrey will join a host of other participants taking part in some early-morning exercise […]
Kimberly Poole is in her third year as associate dean of students in the Office of Advocacy and Success within the Division of Student Affairs. Prior to her time in this administrative position, Poole was a clinician for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) for about a decade, serving as the coordinator of relationship and sexual […]
Casey Frock may be just a junior at Pendleton High School, but it didn’t stop him from approaching the event staff in Clemson University Campus Recreation with an idea for the university community to support veterans during Memorial Day weekend. Behind his vision, Campus Recreation will host an inaugural Puppies & Patriots 5K and Dog Walk Saturday, May 26. The event will begin in Jervey Meadows and take place alongside the beautiful backdrop of the dikes bordering Hartwell Lake.
Students, faculty and staff were on hand Tuesday in the Watt Family Innovation Center to celebrate the 2017–18 academic year during the annual Clemson University awards ceremony.
Families and guests planning to come to Clemson University’s commencement ceremonies Thursday and Friday should plan extra time for travel. Highway 93 has been narrowed to two lanes from Cherry Road to Calhoun Drive due to utility construction.
Kathy Bush Hobgood is in her third year as assistant vice president for Student Affairs and executive director of University Housing & Dining. She first joined the Student Affairs team in 2006 as the director of residential life, a position she held until the division’s reorganization in 2015. In her current role, Hobgood manages a […]
Hundreds of volunteers from student organization Clemson Miracle came together during the 2017-18 academic year to raise a record $234,851 for the Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System (GHS). The amount not only was a record for Clemson Miracle, but also a record contribution to GHS from any university organization.
Kane Waterbury wasn’t quite sure what to expect the first time he volunteered at James M. Brown Elementary School in Walhalla. As he looks back on it, however, the term he most often associates with it is life-changing. “When you go to a school and actually hear kids say, ‘I get to eat lunch today,’ […]
Elmer Orellana wasn’t entirely sure where his post-undergraduate experience would take him. The one thing the 2015 George Mason University graduate was sure of was that he wanted to make a difference, or — in his own words — to “make ripples” into the lives of students. To that end, his path to Clemson was […]
Bryce Conti and Cody Woods have been elected Clemson University Graduate Student Government (GSG) president and vice president, respectively. Conti is from nearby Greenville and Woods is a native of Augusta, Georgia.
The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) has named Kristin Walker of Clemson University’s Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) its 2018 recipient of the Spelman Johnson Rising Star Award. The award recognition will take place at the NACE Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on June 7.
Clemson University MBA students are making it their business to draw attention to ALS and raise funds for a local ALS health-care provider. “One Main Roar,” the MBA Student Association (MBASA) fundraising event on Friday, April 20, will raise money to support the Greenville Health System ALS Clinic and the Upstate patients and families living with ALS.
The Division of Student Affairs held its annual Night of the Stars Gala on Saturday, March 24. Well over 100 donors, supporters, staff and students were on hand to enjoy a night of fellowship and entertainment inside the Clyde V. Madren Center. The event included live and silent auctions, food and beverage courtesy of presenting […]