It doesn’t take long for creative and engaging videos to “go viral” in today’s society. We see countless examples of it each and every day through various social media platforms. The latest example at Clemson University took place Tuesday, July 10. By now, many people are aware of the ongoing #LipSyncBattle featuring police departments across […]
With Move-In Week quickly approaching, the University Housing & Dining team needs your help. Volunteers are needed on Friday, Aug. 17 and Saturday, Aug. 18 to welcome new students to Clemson for the 2018–19 academic year. Make a lasting impression on students and families by helping unload cars and carrying belongings to assigned rooms. Five […]
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.
Author’s note: It is my hope to use this space semi-regularly to blog about some of the inner-workings and exciting developments within the Division of Student Affairs. Make sure you follow us on social media through our divisional Facebook, Instagram and Twitter channels for daily content as well. — Orientation season — excuse me, #OrientationSzn […]
PHOTO GALLERY The Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) officially welcomed its two newest officers Thursday. In a ceremony held in the multi-purpose room at Ravenel Center Place — CUPD’s new off-campus headquarters — Interim Associate Vice President for Public Safety and Chief of Police Greg Mullen presented badges to Tyler Brown and Samantha Butts after […]
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,’ […]