The College of Education is a transformative leader in systematically improving education, beginning at birth. Through its classes and work, the college shows its dedication to enhancing the education and development of all students, particularly those in underserved communities.
When Damian Williams set his mind to raising the five-figure sum required to get him and 54 of his fellow students to the Ron Clark Academy in Atlanta, Georgia, he didn’t overthink it. He just asked for it.
Clemson University trustees approved three new degrees and heard about a new collaborative initiative with Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) that will reduce student debt and increase the number of highly skilled, highly trained professionals entering South Carolina’s workforce.
A diverse group of researchers assembled at the Clemson University College of Education’s inaugural research forum on April 12 at the Hendrix Student Center. College leadership designed the forum to highlight important and nationally recognized research conducted in the college that aligns with the vision of the College of Education and the research priorities of […]
The Clemson University College of Education Senior Advisory Board received an overview of the federal educational policy landscape during its April 14 meeting at Clemson’s Madren Center. Augustus Mays, director of governmental relations at WestEd – an education-focused, nonpartisan, research, development and service agency – spoke to the group about recent changes in the U.S. […]
The Clemson University Charles H. Houston Center will host the Clemson Career Workshop this summer for rising high school seniors. The summer residential workshop combines learning opportunities with sessions on college preparation and life skills that will increase the likelihood of success for a diverse population of eventual underclassmen. Students will attend the workshop from […]
Clemson’s College of Education recently partnered with the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences to host STEM faculty from across the country in a National Science Foundation-funded workshop focusing on developing a research agenda for holistic STEM faculty development. Over 50 participants gathered in Clemson on Feb. 17 and 18 for the workshop. The […]
Amy Milsom, a professor of counselor education in Clemson’s College of Education and coordinator of the college’s school counseling program, was recently named a fellow in the American Counseling Association. Milsom was recognized along with other new ACA fellows by the association during its recent conference in San Francisco. According to the association, ACA fellows […]
For the sixth consecutive year, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author will visit Clemson to participate in the Clemson Literary Festival.
A video collaboration on the value of recess featuring faculty, leadership and researchers from the Clemson’s College of Education and College Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences was named a Bronze winner at the 37th Annual Telly Awards. Only a quarter of the 13,000 entries each year receive this honor. The video was part of the […]
The Southeastern Association of Housing Officers recently selected a College of Education faculty member to serve as its scholar in residence. Tony Cawthon, Alumni Distinguished Professor of Student Affairs and Higher Education in Clemson’s College of Education, was selected based on his work in the academic realm and his history of working at various levels […]
Clemson University doctoral student A.D. Carson is many things — poet, activist, and rap artist to name a few — but “typical Ph.D. candidate” is not one of them. So when it came to writing a dissertation, he couldn’t simply write a traditional one. Instead, he produced a 34-song rap album that already has the internet buzzing.
Antonis Katsiyannis, alumni distinguished professor in the Clemson University College of Education, has been awarded the 2017 Outstanding Leadership Award by the Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders. Katsiyannis will receive the award during the council’s general business meeting in Boston, Massachusetts in April. The award honors outstanding leadership in the field of behavioral disorders […]
Natasha N. Croom, assistant professor of higher education and student affairs in Clemson’s College of Education, served as co-editor of a recently released book that acts as a collection of scholarship on the college experiences of black women. The book, “Critical Perspectives on Black Women and College Success,” was published by Routledge and includes chapters […]
The Division of Research has announced more than $1 million in new internal funding opportunities for faculty across the university. The R-Initiative funds are part of the ClemsonForward strategic plan.
Honest conversation. Constructive dialogue. These terms are used often with regard to diversity and inclusion initiatives. But without constructive dialogue and an atmosphere in which that dialogue is enabled and encouraged, diversity efforts can be viewed as fleeting, rather than a constant force that shapes and moves a college community forward. Clemson University’s 35th annual […]