The Center for Visual Arts at Clemson University was recently awarded an over $7,000 Arts Education Project (AEP) grant by the South Carolina Arts Commission (SCAC) for creating an art exhibition collaborating with more than 300 students throughout the Upstate.
Clemson University students have chosen Kerri D. McMillan as the Alumni Master Teacher for 2016. McMillan is a senior lecturer in the finance department of the College of Business and Behavioral Science.
Every Tiger has a Clemson story. Many are drawn to this campus for the school spirit that surrounds football season, for the intangible family feel, for the world-renowned research opportunities and unique study programs. Leah VanSyckel’s story starts a little differently. “I didn’t even finish my application as a senior in high school,” she said. […]
Social entrepreneurs Darryl McCune and Hugh G. Martin, and their budding not-for-profit, are enablers. Founded in 2013, CommunityCode’s mission is two-fold – to introduce students to the world of information technology, enabling them to excel personally and professionally, while addressing an identified shortage of minorities and females in computer science-related careers. “What CommunityCode does is […]
The United States Department of Education has invited representatives of Call Me MISTER to attend the National Summit on Teacher Diversity on May 6 in Washington, D.C.
Clemson University will hold its commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 7, in Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, honoring thousands of graduates and GE Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey R. Immelt.
Faculty in the Clemson University Cardiovascular Imaging Leadership (CVT) Program honored graduating students in the program during a pinning ceremony held at Greenville Health System (GHS). The program held the ceremony April 22 at the GHS Patewood facility. Eric Walker, CVT Leadership program manager, attended the ceremony along with fellow faculty Mary Wingold and Yvonne […]
A group of Clemson University students believes everyone should have access to healthy foods. The students are developing Tiger Gardens to demonstrate how healthy vegetables can be grown anywhere, even on concrete.
Matt Doyle '16, a student from Connecticut, never dreamt of attending an out-of-state school. However, in 2012, Chuck '82 and Sue Fish made a commitment to establish an endowed fund, ultimately to provide engineering students from out-of-state with a great college experience. This commitment originated with the Chuck ’82 and Sue Fish Annual Engineering Scholarship, which they have been funding over a four-year period. Thanks to the couple's commitment, students like Matt Doyle can achieve goals they once thought weren’t possible.
The Clemson University Charles H. Houston Center will host the Clemson Career Workshop this summer for rising high school seniors. The summer residential workshop combines learning opportunities with sessions on college preparation and life skills that will increase the likelihood of success for a diverse population of eventual underclassmen. Students will attend the workshop from […]
The departments that will make up the soon-to-be-established College of Education and College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences held their Spring Research Forum on April 20, showcasing a wide range of student, faculty and staff research. “Presenters prepared over 70 posters that facilitated conversations about our exciting work and outreach,” said Kathy Headley, senior […]
The College of Health, Education and Human Development (HEHD) and Eugene T. Moore School of Education (SOE) honored outstanding faculty, staff and graduate students at the annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony, held April 20 at the Hendrix Student Center. The ceremony was held as part of the 2016 Spring Research Forum. The winners were: College […]
In anticipation of the Clemson University College of Science’s official start July 1, the college has tapped two veteran Clemson professors to lead its research and academic efforts.
April Gillens, a doctoral student in Clemson’s environmental and engineering science (EES) program, is combining forensics and nuclear research to help keep us safe from nuclear terrorism and dangerous nuclear trafficking. A native of Eutawville, S.C., Gillens’ research in nuclear forensics looks for unique carbon fingerprints associated with particular elements of nuclear materials, which would aid […]
A junior chemistry major has won a Goldwater Scholarship, helping propel Clemson University’s 10-year tally beyond several highly respected institutions, including the California Institute of Technology, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of California, Berkeley.