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U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Derek “Shootsbe” Heinz, a 2007 Clemson University alumnus, has graduated the Navy Strike Fighter Weapons School (TOPGUN) course in the nation’s newest and most advanced fighter jet, the F-35C. The Navy announced Heinz became one of the first two F-35 pilots to graduate from the TOPGUN course flying the fifth-generation Joint Strike Fighter.
Aleda Roth is no stranger to receiving international acclaim for her research in service operations, but the College of Business management professor’s most recent recognition may be her most coveted accolade in a career that has seen many. The Production and Operations Management (POM) Journal recently announced it has established a biennial award in Roth’s […]
Technology aimed at creating safer travel for small aircraft and their occupants was the innovative idea that captured first place in the recent 2020 Clemson University MBAe EnterPrize competition. An app created by Clemson native Corey Benson, MBAe ’20, was awarded the $15,000 first-place prize in the MBA program’s 8th annual “Shark Tank-like” EnterPrize competition. […]
When a wrench is thrown into the best-laid plans, good leaders pivot and make the most out of less-than-ideal situations. A recent case in point is a College of Business crisis leadership class that was borne out of the disruptions and cancellations brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. When the College of Business marketing students’ […]
To Students, Faculty & Staff: Even as our nation and Clemson community struggle to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to continue to attack another disease: racism. We have recently seen on a national level more egregious examples of racism and pervasive injustice directed toward black citizens. There are members in our own […]
The Clemson University Board of Trustees today approved changing the name of the University’s Honors College to the Clemson University Honors College, effective immediately. The college has been named the Calhoun Honors College since 1982. The trustees also approved a resolution respectfully requesting authority from the South Carolina General Assembly to restore Tillman Hall to its original name of the Main Building, commonly called “Old Main”.
Josh Lother is the first to admit he doesn’t fit the mold of a traditional College of Business student. He might also be considered a strange bedfellow to the financial management program in the business school at Clemson University. But the 32-year-old Seneca native is comfortable with where he’s at, majoring in a field that […]
CLEMSON, S.C. – June 9, 2020 – Sonoco FRESH, a Clemson University initiative, will host its first Food, Packaging & Sustainability Summit on campus Feb. 25-26, 2021. In preparation for the Summit, the FRESH initiative will be holding sneak peek webinars in Sept. 2020. With the theme of “Safe. Secure. Sustainable.,” the Summit offers a […]
Through a combination of scholarly research, lectures and workshops, The Hayek Center for the Business of Prosperity is establishing itself as resource for public policy makers. Showcasing the college’s growing reputation for cutting-edge scholarship and, in particular, the John E. Walker Department of Economics, the Hayek Center hosted a two-day workshop featuring eight rising academic […]
For the third consecutive year, Clemson University is sending a female student veteran to the prestigious Focus Forward Fellowship. The nationally-competitive program only takes in about 20 to 25 members each year and is charged with instilling skills, leadership and a sense of community among women. Victoria Graham, originally from Mississippi, will be part of […]
Though Shilpi Mukherjee won’t be traveling to Germany this summer to participate in a prestigious international gathering of economists, the 5th-year Ph.D. student in the John E. Walker Department of Economics at Clemson University can hold her head high. The in-person 7th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting on Economics has been postponed until 2021 when this […]
Andrew Hurley is co-winner of the 2020 Ralph D. Elliott Award for Outstanding Service to Off-Campus, Distance and Continuing Education. Hurley, associate professor of Food, Nutrition and Packaging Sciences in the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences, leads the packaging design program at the Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics. He also is […]
Clemson University students in the Erwin Center for Brand Communications partnered with Vapor Apparel, a leader in the sun-protection apparel industry, in the spring semester to support the new launch of the brand’s E-commerce platform for direct-to-consumer sales. The Erwin Center for Brand Communications students created innovative, digital marketing campaigns for the new Vapor Apparel brand […]
A Clemson University researcher and his colleagues have found there is a great deal of revealing and potentially damaging personal information job seekers post about themselves on Facebook. “Understanding the use of social media in hiring is challenging because many recruiters, when asked, claim they don’t use social media in the hiring process,” said Philip […]