Clemson broke a lot of ground in 2014. The University literally broke ground on several campus construction projects, but it also achieved groundbreaking success in other areas — the Will to Lead capital campaign surpassed the $800 million mark, we welcomed in another record-breaking freshman class and faculty continued to conduct groundbreaking research. The top 10 most-read Web stories from 2014 sum up the year’s highlights pretty well.
Clemson University’s Robert J. Rutland Institute for Ethics has named its annual award in honor of the university’s 14th president James F. Barker, who stepped down last year after 14 years and returned to the architecture faculty.
Clemson student Stephen Smallwood is one of more than 100 veterans in Clemson's student body. He is completing his degree at Clemson through the Army's Green to Gold Active Duty Option program, which allows active-duty soldiers to attend college and earn a commission as an Army officer.
Clemson University and SCRA have announced a new collaboration that will virtually connect innovation centers across the state, with SCRA becoming the first South Carolina Founding Innovation Partner for the university’s Watt Family Innovation Center.
Clemson student Robert Locke — a first-generation college student — knows the challenges that can come with being first. He relies on the FIRST Program and its mentors to help him navigate his way through those challenges.
Zombies will have people running for their lives when Clemson University’s Staff Senate, CLEMSONLiVE and the City of Clemson team up to host the first ever Clemson Zombie Run at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, at Nettles Park. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Staff Senate Scholarship Fund and Helping Hands of Clemson.
Clemson University has received a $2.4 million gift to support student recreation areas and programs from David and Lynette Snow of Darien, Conn. The university’s recreation area on S.C. Highway 93 in Oconee County will be named the Snow Family Outdoor Fitness and Wellness Center.
Clemson University trustees approved measures to improve campus facilities and infrastructure and heard enrollment, fundraising and administrative reports during their fall quarterly meetings on campus.
Leslie Coker Fowler always knew that education was a priority in her family. But she never imagined her life would be devoted to educating others, from middle school students to medical students and residents.
Clemson University has suspended an online Title IX training module to further review the content.
Clemson University is now ranked among the top 20 national public universities, according to U.S.News & World Report’s annual guide to “America’s Best Colleges” for 2015.
Joe and Cathy Turner are a Clemson couple, through and through. The two credit the University for bringing them together, something for which they are forever grateful.
Every year, thousands of children file into the seats at the Brooks Center to enjoy performances of classical music, children’s plays, dance and more, made possible by the Bill and Donna Eskridge Tri-ART Series.