Clemson University’s freshman class will begin its collegiate academic journey Wednesday as classes begin for the 2017-18 academic year. Currently, there are more than 3,650 freshmen scheduled to be on campus, including more than 400 in the Honors College. There also are 1,500 transfer students and 1,450 graduate students enrolled.
Famed broadcast journalist Jay Allison will kick off Clemson University’s academic year as the Victor Hurst Convocation keynote speaker at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 21, in Littlejohn Coliseum.
Clemson University’s Office of Undergraduate Studies has hired Taimi Olsen as the director of the Office of Teaching Effectiveness and Innovation. She will begin on July 17.
Clemson University’s Undergraduate Studies Office has hired psychologist and experienced credit modeler René Schmauder as its assessment director. Schmauder joins Clemson from Saint Michael’s College in Colchester, Vermont.
Clemson’s Office of Undergraduate Studies has named Mary Von Kaenel (2014) director of the Bridge to Clemson and Transfer Academic Programs.
Bridget Trogden has been named associate dean for undergraduate studies at Clemson University. Trodgen is quality enhancement program director and associate professor of chemistry at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia.
In anticipation of the Clemson University College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences’ official start on July 1, the college has tapped two veteran Clemson professors to lead its research and academic efforts. Psychology professor Eric Muth has been named associate dean for research and graduate studies; and parks, recreation and tourism management professor Denise Anderson will serve as associate dean for undergraduate studies.
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 […]