TigerOne Card Services has been honored for its Mobile ID implementation with the 2020 Innovative Technology Award from the National Association of Campus Card Users (NACCU), sponsored by HID Global. The award was announced virtually during NACCU’s awards ceremony on April 27. “It’s an honor to be selected for the 2020 Innovative Technology Award,” said […]
As Janeen Putman reflects on her year as president of Staff Senate, she can’t help but think about how COVID-19 led to the cancelation of a planned celebration of facilities staff and of the Senate’s scholarships fundraiser, and delayed its first official participation in Give Day. “I really feel like this Senate group missed out […]
Twenty-three tornadoes were confirmed to have touched down in the state of South Carolina on the morning of Monday, April 13, leaving behind significant damage to more than 1,500 homes. About 15 percent of those homes were in Oconee County, just miles from Clemson University’s main campus. The storm devastated many Seneca residents. Several university […]
The Clemson Family is stepping up to help employees and students who face financial emergencies due to the COVID-19 pandemic. President Jim Clements announced the creation of the employee and student emergency funds Friday in message to students, faculty and staff. He also announced that donations to support the funds could be made through the […]
Before March, few people outside the health and safety fields had heard of PPE or realized how important – and difficult to obtain – it would become as COVID-19 spread across the country. Clemson University’s COVID-19 Emergency Operations team (EOC) knew obtaining PPE – personal protective equipment – would be critical to protect the University’s […]
Since last year, a group of faculty, staff and students has been working to increase Clemson University students’ engagement with the nation’s democratic processes. They want to encourage them to respond to the Census 2020 campaign, register to vote and actually turn out to vote this November. While data show Clemson students have registered to […]
Campus Recreation is posting resources online to help faculty and staff exercise without leaving their homes due to COVID-19 concerns. The Virtual Fitness routines are online at https://www.clemson.edu/coronavirus/health-wellness/index.html. They include: A Facebook page with instructions for such routines as the Home Workout Series, which has eight exercises that require no equipment; An Instagram account with […]
Faculty and staff who are feeling depressed or stressed during this unprecedented pandemic can get help from several resources on the COVID-19 website. Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), normally associated with students, also has help for faculty and staff on its mental health website, including: Everyone with a Clemson.edu email address has access to CAPS’ online program […]
Clemson University Emeritus Trustee Dr. Fletcher C. Derrick Jr., 86, died Monday, March 9, 2020. A native of Johnston, Dr. Derrick graduated from Clemson with a Bachelor of Science degree in pre-medicine in 1954. In 1958, he earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina.
Clemson University officials continue to monitor coronavirus disease 2019 — better known as COVID-19 — which first appeared in the United States in the state of Washington on Jan. 21, 2020.
Employees who are feeling sick, need a flu shot or routine medical care can turn to the Joseph F. Sullivan Center in Edwards Hall, which often can get them in to see a nurse practitioner on the same day.
Spring Break means a week off for students, but for employees who remain on Clemson’s main campus, it means construction might affect getting around campus and some facilities are closed or open on limited schedules. Facilities will take advantage of the week to work on some projects that could disrupt travel, including: The intersection at […]
WalkSC is a 12-week program beginning next week encouraging you to walk the equivalent of the length of South Carolina without actually making the trip. Based on a step challenge, and developed by Clemson Extension, participants who sign up gain access to a private Facebook group and receive a two-to three-minute video each week about a diet or exercise topic and flier with nutrition, exercise and health tips
Eric Lapin sees his participation in this year’s President’s Leadership Institute (PLI) as a natural extension of the work he was doing to earn his Clemson Ph.D. He is using his PLI experience to find ways to incorporate the arts into the larger mission of Clemson University.
Former Clemson University President and Trustee Philip Hunter Prince, 93, died Friday, Feb. 28, 2020.