Nick White has been awarded the 2018 Verna G. Howell Professional Development Fellowship offered through Clemson University's Division of Student Affairs. White, who coordinates dialectical behavior therapy for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) in Redfern Health Center, will receive $2,000 to attend intensive training under the direction of internationally recognized expert Lane Pederson from April 30 to May 3 in San Diego, California.
Myles Surrett has been honored for outstanding contributions to the student leadership programs by the South Carolina state board of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). Surrett is in his first year as Clemson’s associate director of student organizations within Campus Activities and Events.
Brennan Beck knows first-hand what it’s like to feel isolated from a regular student population. “We didn’t have a lot of resources for veterans when I was in school,” said Beck, “so I felt on my own a lot. “One of my goals here is to ensure our veterans don’t feel that way.” At 31, […]
CLEMSON — Student Affairs Publications recently earned acclaim from both the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and 33rd annual Educational Advertising Awards. “I continue to be proud of our staff and their commitment to providing excellent work,” said Tina LeMay, creative director for Student Affairs Publications. LeMay’s award-winning team consisted of […]
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 […]
Clemson’s sociology, anthropology and criminal justice department covers a great deal of academic ground for students; the wide range is right there in the name. However, even when students decide to zero in on one of the department’s three paths, the sheer number of possible career avenues afforded to them can be as intimidating as […]
Editor’s Note: The following appears in the February 2018 quarterly report prepared specifically for the Student Affairs Committee of the Clemson University Board of Trustees. Click here to view the full report. As president and CEO of Rust-Oleum since 2007, Tom Reed knows a thing or two about leadership. He firmly believes Clemson is in […]
At first glance, little has changed with the large plot of land located a short distance from Clemson’s main campus across the Highway 93 bridge toward Seneca. Enter the property and you’ll notice the old YMCA “barn” is equipment storage space for the Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education program, better known as CORE. You may […]
Second-year Clemson University graduate assistant Cyndel Brunell has been named the 2018 Champion of Sustainability by the American College Personnel Association (ACPA). The award will be presented at the organization’s annual convention on March 12 in Houston, Texas.
Junior mechanical engineering major JD Norris has been elected to the position of national undergraduate chairman of Kappa Alpha Order. Norris, a native of Detroit, Michigan, will attend the fraternity's executive council meetings and serve in a critical capacity throughout the calendar year alongside vice chairman Winston Gammon of Mercer University.
Dr. Doug Hallenbeck is in his third year as senior associate vice president within the Division of Student Affairs. Hallenbeck chairs the university’s Crisis Management Team and oversees several arms of Clemson’s division: Campus Activities & Events, Campus Recreation, Housing & Dining, Student Health Services and TigerOne Card Services. Hallenbeck first came to Clemson in […]
Dr. Chris Miller is in his second year as associate vice president within the Division of Student Affairs. Miller serves as Clemson’s dean of students and oversees several arms of the division: Advocacy and Success, Career and Professional Development, Community and Ethical Standards, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Graduate and Global Engagement, and Student Transitions and […]
Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series entitled “This is Student Affairs,” in which we examine at length the functions, administrative responsibilities and personnel within the various departments that make up Clemson’s Division of Student Affairs. When an off-campus apartment caught fire earlier this semester, a group of Clemson students were surrounded by […]
Ashley Johnson arrived at Clemson from Fort Walton Beach, Florida with a high school volleyball highlight tape in hand. Although she wasn’t entirely sure what she wanted out of her academic career, she pursued three different majors before settling on accounting. Johnson knew she wanted to play collegiate volleyball. After meeting then coach Linda White, she […]
A chance encounter in freshman chemistry was all it took to change Luke Mixon’s college experience. On the first day of the 2015 fall semester, Mixon sat next to a student wearing a Clemson club tennis shirt. An avid player as a high-schooler in Woodstock, Georgia, the shirt piqued his interest. “It was the instructor […]