According to Dr. Darren L. Linvill, assistant professor in Clemson’s communication department, there’s no such thing as a classroom free of bias. Even in cases where a faculty member’s ideological or political stance might seem inconsequential to the subject at hand, perceptions of bias play a role in how faculty and students interact and how […]
Robert D. Tollison, renowned professor of economics at Clemson since 2003, died Oct. 24. He was 73. His obituary lists funeral arrangements and information on memorials. Following is a tribute to Bob Tollison penned by Bobby McCormick, dean, College of Business. Robert D. Tollison’s life began and ended in Upstate South Carolina. After attending Spartanburg […]
A Clemson University program in which study and work by thousands of undergraduate students have impacted people in South Carolina, the United States and countries around the world has received national recognition.
One Research Drive, the sixth building in Technology Neighborhood I at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) campus, officially opened with a ribbon-cutting Tuesday.
Clemson University’s public health sciences department recently earned a coveted national accreditation for its Bachelor of Science in health science concentrations.
South Carolina has more than enough land suitable to generate the large amounts of solar power that would be needed to meet goals calling for all energy to come from renewable sources by 2050, according to new research at Clemson University.
Zeynep Gedikoglu, a doctoral candidate in Clemson’s department of parks, recreation and tourism management, spent two weeks in Armeno, Italy for the International Federation of Information Technology and Tourism summer school. The summer school gathered prestigious scholars, graduate students and practitioners together to address the growing tourism problem and sustainability of World Heritage Sites. This […]
Deregulation would unleash efficiencies and enhance U.S. spending and productivity growth, according to Robert Crandall, senior fellow, Brookings Institution, who will deliver the Tullock Lecture at Clemson University on Oct. 31. Crandall, a renowned author and expert on the economics of government regulation, will speak from 4-5:30 p.m. in Memorial Auditorium of Tillman Hall. The […]
Charlotte Hornets President Fred Whitfield will be the guest speaker at The President’s Forum on Inclusive Excellence Oct. 26 at Clemson University. This is the first in a planned series of twice-yearly forums with corporate executives and higher education leaders who have track records of building successful, inclusive organizations.
A stint in the Army, including nine months as an infantryman in Afghanistan, has taught Dillon Sizemore some valuable life lessons that he says are benefiting him today, and will last long into the future. “I developed a new-found respect for education after serving. The discipline and time management the Army demands paid off when […]
The Institute for Parks at Clemson University will feature the director of the National Park Service and an acclaimed author and environmentalist as speakers at the 38th Annual George B. Hartzog Jr. Lecture at 2 p.m. Oct. 25 in Tillman Hall auditorium.
Andrew Whitehead, an assistant professor in Clemson’s sociology and anthropology department, is part of a team that has earned funding from the Lilly Endowment to increase the content, features and outreach of the Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA).
Clemson Libraries’ Head of Digital Scholarship, Andrew Wesolek has been awarded an Open Educational Resource (OER) Research fellowship through the Open Education Group. This interdisciplinary research group conducts original research on the impact of OER adoption, and designs and shares methodological frameworks for further study. Wesolek joins a cohort of 21 researchers representing institutions across […]
The Clemson family has gained a new namesake: Legionella clemsonensis, a novel strain of the Legionella bacteria, the most common cause of waterborne bacterial outbreaks in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) gave the honor of naming L. clemsonensis to students in a collaborative research group called CU and the CDC, which includes students from Clemson’s Creative Inquiry (CI) program for undergraduate students and officials in the CDC Legionella lab.
Volunteers will come together to help clean up the Clemson University campus Wednesday on the annual Solid Green Day.