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  • Inaugural forum highlights nationally recognized research in Clemson’s College of Education

    April 20, 2017

    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 […]

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    Federal education landscape focus of College of Education advisory board meeting

    April 17, 2017

    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. […]

  • Participant turned counselor reveals why Clemson Career Workshop succeeds with prospective college students

    April 5, 2017

    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 colleges host STEM faculty from across the country in development workshop

    March 30, 2017

    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 […]

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    College of Education professor named an American Counseling Association fellow

    March 29, 2017

    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 […]

  • Clemson Literary Festival to celebrate 10 years with another Pulitzer-winner

    March 20, 2017

    For the sixth consecutive year, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author will visit Clemson to participate in the Clemson Literary Festival.

  • Clemson video on value of recess receives Telly Award

    March 20, 2017

    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 […]

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    Education faculty selected as scholar in residence for Southeastern Association of Housing Officers

    March 20, 2017

    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 doctoral student produces rap album for dissertation; it goes viral

    February 21, 2017

    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

    College of Education faculty member recognized by Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders

    February 15, 2017

    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

    College of Education faculty member serves as co-editor of new book on black women and college success

    February 7, 2017

    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 […]

  • Paying ClemsonForward: New research grants support growth

    January 16, 2017

    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.

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    Let’s Talk About It: Clemson leadership, faculty and students embrace the diversity dialogue.

    January 15, 2017

    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 […]

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    U.S. News ranks Clemson’s College of Education among top 10 national online education programs

    January 10, 2017

    U.S.News & World Report has ranked the Clemson University College of Education among the best online education programs in the nation in 2017. The college’s online education program ranks 10th in a highly competitive list of online graduate education programs for its Master of Education in Teaching and Learning.

  • Clemson researcher James Morris

    Fiesta Bowl foes, research partners

    December 27, 2016

    The gridiron history between Clemson and Ohio State is sometimes overshadowed by their collaborations in research. Just as athletes seek equally-matched, or superior, opponents, researchers seek collaborators who complement and challenge their work.