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 […]
More than 1,300 students will receive Clemson University degrees Thursday across a pair of ceremonies inside Littlejohn Coliseum, each with his or her own unique story to tell. For many, it’s a time for celebration with family and friends. It’s a time for reflecting on a long and arduous journey. For psychology major Allyson Walters, […]
Fans visiting the east side of Memorial Stadium this fall to catch a glimpse of Howard’s Rock probably also noticed a 24-foot-wide, 32-foot-high banner affixed to the south upper deck that showcases head coach Dabo Swinney and the coveted College Football Playoff championship trophy next to the Tigers’ 2017 schedule. The same could be said […]
The annual Lighting of the Gardens will take place at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, at Clemson University’s Carillon Garden.
An interest in videography has taken Kerns to places she never imagined.
On behalf of the Division of Student Affairs, Vice President Almeda Jacks would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! It is a great time for reflection on all that we have to be thankful for at Clemson. We encourage you to take a few minutes to watch this video message as students, faculty and […]
The defining “Clemson Moment” came 24 days later than Lucy Stevens originally expected, but that didn’t make Friday’s surprise any less sweet. The Greenwood, South Carolina native left Sikes Hall just after noon, thinking she was carrying out a typical errand for Vice President for Student Affairs Almeda Jacks. “Mrs. Kathy (Hensen), our administrative assistant, […]
To help fight colorectal cancer, the Clemson University Police Department will compete against Clemson City Police in a fundraising competition through the No-Shave November movement. No-Shave November is a web-based, nonprofit organization devoted to growing cancer awareness and raising funds to support prevention, research and education.
Municipal court judge Debi Culler considers her position within the Division of Student Affairs unique. Being located within a college environment is considered a rarity for her position. But it is all she has known in 25 years as an employee at Clemson University. In May 2016, she went in for a routine mammogram. Or […]
Nick Lang of Clemson University Campus Activities and Events was named 2017 recipient of the Carol Eden-Epps Outstanding Graduate Student Award from the South Carolina College Personnel Association. The award recognizes outstanding contributions and potential in the field of student affairs by a graduate student. Lang is a second-year graduate student from Arab, Alabama, working toward a master’s degree in counselor education with a focus on student affairs in higher education. Lang is a graduate assistant for student organizations and clubs with Campus Activities and Events.
Clemson University marine scientists and students are leading efforts to solicit help for the hurricane-impacted Florida Keys and Caribbean.
Clemson University’s emergency management operations and training are more technologically advanced than just a year ago – and will continue improving – courtesy of three alumni and Lexington-based Avtec Inc., the leading independent provider of pure Internet Protocol (IP) dispatch console solutions.