Clemson University took a major step toward bringing a business graduate and professional education center to downtown Greenville Friday. The university board of trustees approved leasing 33,355 square feet of space at 55 East Camperdown Way in Greenville that will be home to the Master of Business Administration program, professional and continuing education, and resources for small businesses and entrepreneurs.
As part of its primary mission, Clemson’s College of Business and Behavioral Science engages in numerous outreach services that support individuals and corporations in the pursuit of advanced learning.
The Southern Association for College Student Affairs recognized Russell Guill, associate dean of students in the Division of Student Affairs at Clemson University, with the 2009 Joe Buck Service Award at its annual conference on Nov. 9.
Clemson’s student media organizations will host a town hall meeting with Clemson University President James F. Barker at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, in Tillman Hall auditorium. Students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members are invited to ask questions on any university-related issues or concerns.
After a quarter century, the annual Clemson-USC Blood Drive is almost as much of a tradition as the football game between the two rivals. This year, students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans of the Tigers and Gamecocks will roll up their sleeves for the blood drive Nov. 16-20.
For the second year in a row, Clemson University has been recognized for its commitment to diversity by Minority Access Inc., a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting diversity and access to public and private institutions of higher education.
A $500,000 gift from Ed and Jane Duckworth of Atlanta will allow Clemson University to enhance its Hoke Sloan Tennis Center with a new pavilion.
Clemson University’s Model United Nations team was honored as the outstanding delegation at the Duke International Security Conference at Duke University.
Clemson University’s Division of Student Affairs will host the third annual EMpower Blitz Tailgate on Saturday, Nov. 7, at Littlejohn Coliseum before the football game against Florida State University. The tailgate’s theme this year is “Look Out for Your Tailgate Neighbor.”
Clemson University’s Greek councils are joining forces to raise funds for the All-Faiths Chapel and Student Memorial Garden with the Clemson Memorial 5K Run/Walk Sunday, Nov. 8. The race marks the first time all of Clemson’s fraternity and sorority groups have united to raise money for a common cause.
Clemson University will celebrate its roots and the people who have left their mark on the university with the first-ever Legacy Day from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, at Fort Hill, the historic home of John C. Calhoun and Thomas Green Clemson.
Clemson University will begin a national search for a vice president for research, as Christian E.G. Przirembel has announced his plans to retire in April 2010 after 28 years of service to the university.
The Association of University Research Parks (AURP), an international organization representing university-related research parks from around the world, presented its Emerging Research/Science Park Award to the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) at the organization’s annual conference in Vancouver, British Columbia.
The Clemson University chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars has been honored with the Silver Award by the society headquarters in Washington, D.C. The award is determined by the number of categories that the local chapter fulfills in an annual evaluation of its activities and achievements.
Clemson University’s Blue Key Honor Society will host the 53rd annual Tigerama Homecoming pep rally at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, at Littlejohn Coliseum.