A new era of communication and collaboration between the United States and Cuba is under way, and researchers at Clemson University are in the first wave. If all works out, Clemson faculty will travel to Cuba later this year and work with local educators, planners, architects and archaeologists to study and launch a pilot project in the Valle de los Ingenios. It’s the site of one of the 57 sugar mills linked historically to Trinidad, a UNESCO World Heritage city located on the island’s Caribbean coast.
Thanks in part to a $2.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, Liwei Chen, an assistant professor of public health sciences at Clemson University, and Amy Crockett, an obstetrician and gynecologist at the Greenville Health System, are working together to explore the effectiveness of prenatal group therapy. So far the results of their research […]
Clemson University has launched a new video series that puts experts on your screen when and where you want them. "On the Table," a public policy series from ClemsonTV, tackles such tough subjects as concussions in sports, the role of technology in our lives and health screening disparities, providing in-depth discussion from leading researchers and scholars who are members of the Clemson faculty.
On Tuesday, the Clemson Architecture Center in Charleston and American Institute of Architects, Charleston Chapter, will hold another installment of its joint lecture series with a presentation by architect Burnette of Wendell Burnette Architects.
Women who began having menstrual cycles at a younger age are at greater risk of developing gestational diabetes, a disease affecting up to 7 percent of pregnant women that can cause babies to develop type 2 diabetes and other complications, new research shows.
Clemson University has appointed Tanju Karanfil to a two-year term as vice president for research, effective Feb. 1. Karanfil replaces Larry Dooley, who is retiring in May after three years as interim vice president for research and a 31-year career at Clemson
Clemson University has leased space in the historic, renovated 19th-century Cigar Factory on East Bay Street for its Charleston-based programs in architecture, historic preservation, Architecture+Health and landscape architecture.
Clemson University and the Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) Tuesday signed an agreement to shape future scientific endeavors of the National Lab, a Department of Energy facility in Aiken that focuses on detecting, processing and disposing of nuclear waste; and remediating and reducing the risk of environmental exposure.
From the first doctoral degree awarded in 1955 in plant pathology to Donald Peterson of Ludington, Michigan — when "a reading knowledge" of French and German was required for plant pathology and Coach Frank Howard led the Tigers to a 7-3 record — to today, Clemson has awarded 4,534 Ph.D. sheepskins.
Clemson University has become an affiliate member of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, becoming the only university in the Southeast and one of only 10 in the country with that distinction. An alliance with the Alda Center gives Clemson access to proven materials that help scientists communicate clearly with the public and increase understanding of their work.
JTEKT, a global supplier of automotive components, announced an expansion of its existing facility at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR), and named the location its North American headquarters.
Clinton Colmenares, a 20-year veteran of science and research news, has joined Clemson University’s Office of Media Relations as director of research communications. He began Oct. 19.
Think of it as a life-size LEGO house. Only this more-than-8,000 piece set isn’t available in stores. At least not yet. But if Clemson University and Fine and Small Homes in North Charleston have anything to do with it, DIY energy-efficient modular housing might actually become a thing of the future. Clemson faculty and students envision homes like Indigo Pine – the university’s prototype energy-efficient modular home which is being showcased this month in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon in Irvine, Calif. – being the future of housing in years to come.
Clemson University’s School of Architecture has been named one of the National Council of Architectural Registration Board's first accredited architecture programs accepted for participation in its integrated path initiative. In short, this means Clemson will be able to offer students a quicker path to licensure in the architectural community by allowing them to hold down an internship in parallel to their academic program, thus getting them out in the workforce sooner.
South Carolina Clean Energy Business Alliance has selected Clemson University as recipient of the energy summit award for its advanced energy programs and initiatives.