The University’s transition to in-person teaching this past Monday went well even with the predictable hiccups. Although some instructors have been using on-campus classrooms since the first day of classes in August, Monday marked the day a total of 186 instructors provided face-to-face and online teaching from 137 of the more than 400 retrofitted classrooms. […]
Many employees returned to their workplaces and classrooms this past Monday. Employees returning to Clemson facilities may find the following checklist helpful. Conduct a daily assessment using the COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool. Contact your building security coordinator and secure your complimentary facial coverings, wipes and hand sanitizer. COVID-19 Testing – If you need to be retested, […]
Reminder to employees returning to campus: Renew your parking permits Employees returning to campus with the start of in-person classes this week should remember to renew their parking permits. Telecommuting faculty and staff parking on campus may consider forgoing an annual permit and may opt to purchase temporary daily permits online or temporary daily hang […]
Mail delivery to campus buildings will return to normal beginning Monday, Sept. 21. Beginning Monday, mail no longer will be held for pickup at the Dillard Building. Small packages from UPS and FedEx also will be delivered with the mail beginning Monday. Departments whose staffs are not on campus should make arrangements to have the […]
Clemson staff, faculty and graduate students are invited to engage in a dialogue about racism and white supremacy by participating in a new seminar series titled “Unpacking and Disrupting Whiteness.” The series is a collaborative project between the Gantt Center, Center for Student Leadership and Engagement, College Preparation and Outreach, the College of Education and the English department.
Clemson University associate professor of Creative Writing Jillian Weise is hosting a first-of-its-kind internet event, “A Kim Deal Party,” at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, and at 6:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 20.
The I.D.E.A. (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Awareness) Book Club will be hosting its fall series starting on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 11:30 to 1 p.m. via Zoom to discuss the book The Empowered University: Shared Leadership, Culture Change, and Academic Success by Freeman A. Hrabowski.
The Faculty Senate is seeking nominations for the Class of ’39 Award for Excellence. Endowed by the Class of 1939 in 1989, its 50th anniversary, the award is presented annually to honor a distinguished member of Clemson faculty for outstanding contributions representing “the highest achievement of service to the University, student body, and the larger […]
More than 1,000 faculty and staff participated in a virtual town hall on Sept. 15 and gained an update on the University’s response to COVID-19 offered by President Jim Clements, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Bob Jones, Executive Vice President for Finance and Operations Tony Wagner and Interim Vice President and Dean of Students […]
With just a couple of move-in days remaining this week, the bulk of nearly 7,000 students have been welcomed to main campus. As a result, Clemson Dining is experiencing high demand as it transitions from a period of very little operation to a more widespread, yet physically distanced service routine. Because of high demand and […]
Clemson, S.C.— Clemson University has been selected a 2021 Gold Military Friendly® Employer by VIQTORY. Clemson is one of only 290 employers in the nation earning the designation and the lone university to make the cut. It shares the list with organizations such as Citi Financial, Hilton, Comcast NBC Universal, Verizon, Wells Fargo, Lockheed Martin […]
The Office of Human Resources continues updating its weekly newsletter #CUStayConnected, which provides training, professional development, outreach and engagement resources for faculty and staff. Debuting in April and inspired by the #CUStayConnected campaign created to bring Clemson students together, the newsletter is updated on a weekly basis every Monday at (http://media.clemson.edu/humanres/CUStayConnected.pdf). It is also shared through the […]
During the upcoming annual open enrollment period (Oct. 1-31, 2020), eligible employees may change their coverage for the following year. Changes you make during open enrollment take effect Jan. 1, 2021. The South Carolina Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA) is the state agency responsible for the administration and management of the state’s insurance programs for […]
Clemson University again is recognized as one of the top public universities in the country in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings.
Clemson University’s commitment to inclusion and equity ensure progress will be made this Fall semester despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. One example is the Strategic Inclusive Excellence Certificate program, which has transitioned online this fall.