Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our series of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Neil Burton, executive director of the Center for Career and Professional Development. — Neil Burton was […]
Students from Clemson University now have access to a professional wardrobe to aid in the career preparation process through the introduction of the school’s first “Clothes Closet.” The initiative is the direct result of a collaborative effort between Clemson Undergraduate Student Government (CUSG) and the Center for Career and Professional Development.
The legal profession’s loss is Clemson’s gain. This Tiger started as a high school student enrolled in a gifted and talented legal program. In college, she interned at the Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights in Washington DC. After working as a legal internship coordinator at the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, she found […]
Christian Williams has designs on a future that taps into her entrepreneurial interests and creative talents. And the Clemson University senior majoring in architecture spent the summer immersed in research on how to bring her ideas to market. Christian’s idea was spawned by an assignment in one of her architecture classes. “We were required to […]
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. […]
Creators, inventors and designers need space to bring their ideas to life. Fulfilling that need at Clemson University are a pair of undergraduates who, with the help of an internship program supported by the Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership, have built a space on campus where the university community can create, invent and learn.
Kara Robertson is a voice of Clemson to future students. Not only has she been a front row fan at football games with her own face painted like a Tiger, she has spent her college career telling the Clemson story.
Growing up in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, Christine Flannery ’16 never imagined that she would be attending a college as far south as Clemson University. By the middle of her freshman year at a small liberal arts college in upstate New York, Flannery was longing to attend a top-ranked school with a strong academic reputation, well-recognized […]
With more than 600 UPIC opportunities this academic year, there is no better time for students to begin gaining experience and discovering their true passions and abilities.
Hundreds of Clemson students have jumped on board a relatively new campus internship program that puts them into a job on campus that provides a fantastic, paid, on-the-job experience. The program is called University Professional Internship/Co-op Program, or UPIC (pronounced “you pick”).