Deep in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Clemson University forestry students are hard at work. As they trek up Whiteside Mountain, they collect an array of plant and tree species while identifying topographical traits of the area. The students were participating in one of the many aspects of the Clemson Forestry Summer Camp, a seven-week program designed to give students hands-on experience in the field of forestry.
Clemson University trustees Thursday set tuition and fee increases for the 2016-17 academic year, including 3.14 percent, or $218, increase per semester, for undergraduate students from South Carolina and a 4.27 percent, or $700, increase per semester, for undergraduate students from out of state.
David S. Fleming Years at Clemson: 10 What I do at Clemson: Incoming associate dean of the Graduate School. Within this role I will be working with Dean Osborne and the rest of the Graduate School team with a particular focus on recruitment, admissions, orientation, enrolled student services and professional development. In addition, I will […]
Dan Olweus, known as the “founding father” of bullying research, recently appeared in Clemson to explore the subject of bullying and related research with Clemson faculty, staff and students. Olweus delivered the talk, “School Bullying: Basic Facts, Intervention and Long-Term Effects,” on June 16 in Clemson’s Watt Innovation Center. Olweus offered a one-of-a-kind perspective on […]
At age 21, Clemson University student Samuel J. Cadden of Richmond, Viriginia, already had a goal to one day have a building on campus named for him. His parents, Ken and Mary Cadden, are making that wish a reality with a $1.5 million gift to establish a chapel on campus in honor of their son, who tragically lost his life in an automobile accident last summer.
Clemson University scientist Cheryl Ingram-Smith has been awarded a three-year, $424,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the inner workings of a parasite that causes 50 million cases of amoebic dysentery each year and kills 50,000 to 100,000.
Sgt. Michelle M. Young Clemson University Police Department Years at Clemson: 16 years What I do at Clemson: I am a sergeant in crime prevention and a Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) instructor for women’s self-defense. I develop and maintain safety presentations and educational crime prevention programming and conduct and analyze surveys regarding police and community […]
The Barker Scholars Endowment was established in 2013 to honor Clemson’s 14th president, James F. Barker. The endowment, which provides need-based scholarships for undergraduate students, has made a difference in the life of Jarrett Miller ’17 — a student who always had his heart set on Tigertown and fortunately, has not had to put his college plans on hold.
Like many of their American counterparts, Russian citizens also hide their earnings to avoid the tax man, according to research conducted by a Clemson University economist. That research recently received national recognition by a Russian consortium of highly regarded public policy and economics organizations.
Erin Mayor Associate director for Student and Family programs Years at Clemson: 4 What I do at Clemson: I’ve been given an opportunity to work in New Student and Family Programs, specifically with our student leadership component. I work primarily with our Orientation Ambassador program, our Kick Off Clemson Welcome Coordinators and Welcome Leaders. I […]
Clemson University’s Business 1010 is a win-win – for students and the community. In the 2015-16 school year, approximately 900 students in the business school introductory class were assigned to volunteer six hours of their time to a community event or organization. The assignment, which amounts to nearly 5,500 volunteer hours, teaches the importance of […]
Dan Olweus, known worldwide as the “father” of bullying research, will speak on the subject during an address to Clemson University faculty, staff and students on Thursday, June 16. He will address the topic “School Bullying: Basic Facts, Intervention and Long-Term Effects,” from 2-3:30 p.m. in room 106 of Clemson’s Watt Innovation Center. His talk is sponsored by the university’s Institute […]
A research team comprised of students and faculty from the Clemson University College of Education and College of Engineering and Science have found that unorthodox methods of instruction that remove students from their chairs and get them moving can be just as effective as traditional teaching in the realm of computational thinking. The National Science […]
Automotive enthusiasts, engineering junkies and anyone who just likes cool cars can get an up-close look at the Toyota uBox, a concept vehicle developed by Clemson University automotive engineering students, at a party hosted by Toyota of Greenville from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday.
Brad Cohen views the Graphic Communications course, GC3400 as a game changer in his academic journey at Clemson University. The videography course, taught by lecturer Erica Walker, opened Brad’s eyes to a career in graphic communications he never would have considered until he stepped into the Godfrey Hall studio class this past spring semester. This […]