The Southern Margins Short Film Festival Friday and Saturday at Clemson University will showcase innovative short works depicting the experiences of marginal persons and communities in the South.
During a 24-hour stretch next week, Clemson students, employees, alumni and supporters will have a chance to make a positive impact on the university. The second Give Day will be Thursday, April 6. It is a one-day campaign for gifts to support scholarships, fellowships and professorships and facility renovation and construction.
Clemson University is a proud new member of the Open Textbook Network, an alliance of colleges and universities working to promote “access, affordability, and student success through the use of open textbooks.” Open textbooks are written by experts and peer-reviewed, just like traditional textbooks — but because they’re published online under open licenses, they’re free […]
Clemson’s College of Education will introduce a new combined degree option that allows undergraduate students to more quickly earn a master’s degree and enjoy the benefits of extended teacher residency. The program replaces student teaching in a student’s final undergraduate semester with graduate education classes, and the following year is comprised of a year-round teacher […]
What better way to grasp an understanding of economic policy than to rub shoulders with those who influence it at the highest levels of government. That was the mindset of the family of the late John Harris ’74 who created an endowment that allows for Clemson University senior economics majors to visit economic policymakers in […]
The early returns are good for Clemson business students volunteering as tax preparers for Pickens County residents. Sixteen freshman and sophomore College of Business students are giving their time and knowledge to an Internal Revenue Service volunteer tax program through the United Way of Pickens County. “Our volunteer students make up more than half of […]
Clemson University students will show off livestock exhibition and evaluation skills learned in class when they compete in the Little North American Showmanship Contest on March 31 and April 1. This annual event is free to the public and will be held at the T. Ed. Garrison Livestock Arena and Cattle Complex.
Few understand the work that goes into producing your morning cup of coffee better than Nestor Adrianzen. The 31-year-old Clemson University MBA candidate grew up on the coffee-rich mountainsides of Peru where some of the finest organic coffee beans are grown. It’s his desire to someday use the knowledge and connections he’s gaining through the […]
Five years ago, a dance marathon fundraiser was little more than a line item on a Greek Week schedule of events, lasting 12 hours but with only eight dancers left standing by the end of the day. That year, they raised a little over $16,000 for Greenville Hospital System. Fast-forward to 2015, when the dance […]
The coast-to-coast total solar eclipse that will pass directly over Clemson Aug. 21 is still more than five months away, but Clemson University scientists are already making appearances at events leading up to the grand spectacle. On March 11, more than 1,200 kids from around the Upstate poured into the sprawling Roper Mountain Science Center complex for “Space Day 2017,” a daylong event that featured scientists, educators and dozens of hands-on, space-related exhibits.
Yan Liu, a fifth-year doctoral student in Clemson University’s department of mathematical sciences, has received a Distinguished Student Paper Award from the International Biometric Society.
For the sixth consecutive year, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author will visit Clemson to participate in the Clemson Literary Festival.
Students in several Clemson University organizations are taking spring break trips next week, but they won’t be going to the beach. They’ll be spending their time off volunteering to help others.
Financial management students in Kerri McMillan’s Finance 3050 class are getting a jump-start on their counterparts at many other college campuses in learning how to use Bloomberg Financial Markets technology, considered the industry’s gold standard in market analytics. More than 100 finance students, including Wall Street South Investment Club members, passed through the College of […]
Clemson, SC—A team of Clemson University students is leading a research project that could reduce the prevalence of invasive species in forests and change how timber producers and civil engineers control erosion. The team has created a rainfall simulator that will allow them to test the ability of native plants to stabilize exposed soil and […]