Shari Furman refuses to blend in with her surroundings and is an electrical engineering major with an interest in bioengineering — an ambitious combination that she chose simply because she didn’t want to limit herself to one discipline.
Two new leadership appointments have been made in the College of Business and Behavioral Science as a result of the Clemson University Board of Trustees’ recent decision to create a School of Accountancy and a Department of Finance. Jeffrey McMillan, professor of accounting, has been named interim director of the School of Accountancy and Angela […]
Workplace stress can be overwhelming and harmful at times, but eliminating it may not be the answer to finding happiness with your employer, two psychology experts profess in their just-released book, “Thriving Under Stress.” Tom Britt of Clemson University and Steve Jex of Bowling Green (Ohio) State University say some workplace stress can be leveraged as a career enhancer, if managed properly.
To say Niratcha (Grace) Tungtisanont has a personal stake in the research she’s conducting at Clemson University is an understatement. A native of Thailand, the Clemson Ph.D. candidate in business management is researching better ways to recover from the economic and human devastation that often accompanies natural disasters. And the former Miss Earth-Thailand has witnessed […]
Growing up in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, Christine Flannery ’16 never imagined that she would be attending a college as far south as Clemson University. By the middle of her freshman year at a small liberal arts college in upstate New York, Flannery was longing to attend a top-ranked school with a strong academic reputation, well-recognized […]
Clemson University has announced a comprehensive plan to create a culture of safety, rules compliance and accountability among its fraternity and sorority chapters, with specific strategies aimed at eliminating hazing, alcohol abuse, sexual misconduct and biased actions.
Following high school graduation in her native Hong Kong, Janelle Cheung came to Clemson University sight unseen. What’s happened since can only be described as a success story. Cheung’s parents wanted her to be culturally immersed in the U.S. while at the same time enroll at a quality U.S. university. Although she had family in […]
Nancy Bunch said that when she suffered a stroke, she lost the ability to lift one of her arms. The simplest of tasks, such as picking up a pencil, were but a memory. Then a therapist asked Bunch to try using a new video game, “Duck Duck Punch,” as part of her recovery. She punched […]
The Clemson University School of Nursing has established a global health certificate program, focused on health issues and outreach in low resource countries. Open to Clemson students from health-related disciplines, the 12-credit certificate will involve three courses and a four-week, study abroad experience providing health education to underserved international populations in collaboration with a local […]
Lawrence Allen, dean emeritus of Clemson University’s College of Health, Education, and Human Development and professor of parks, recreation and tourism management (PRTM), will discuss “Youth Development Challenges in Kenya” as a guest on the "Solutions to the Dropout Crisis” webcast at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The Robert B. and Susan B. Hambright Annual Leadership Program in Engineering grants engineering students the ability to further their leadership skills and pursue opportunities that they would have never deemed possible.
A renowned researcher with more than 30 years' experience studying waterfowl habitats and populations has been named the inaugural director of Clemson University's James C. Kennedy Waterfowl and Wetlands Conservation Center. Rick Kaminski will coordinate teaching, research and outreach in waterfowl and wetlands ecology from the Kennedy Center’s location at Clemson’s Belle W. Baruch Institute for Coastal Ecology and Forest Science in Georgetown.
Clemson University has landed a spot in the new edition of the "Fiske Guide to Colleges." For more than 30 years, millions of students, parents and guidance counselors have relied on the guide to present the “best and most interesting” schools during their college searches.
Emily Thompson, a senior physics major at Clemson University, has been awarded an Astronaut Foundation Scholarship. The scholarship, a stipend of up to $10,000, is awarded to students who demonstrate high academic merit in the STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) fields.
Dean Harman is no stranger to the ins and outs of the financial services industry, and the Clemson alumnus isn’t shy about sharing his opinion on how it should and shouldn’t work on the big stage. Case in point was recent testimony he presented before a congressional subcommittee on proposed regulations that would restrict access […]