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  • President Freeman Hrabowski addresses a packed-house at the Greenville Convention Center. Image credit: University Relations

    2019 Clemson Men of Color Summit: Keynote Speaker, President Freeman Hrabowski

    May 14, 2019

    Hard work, resilience and perseverance are some of the keys to success, said President of the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Hrabowski gave a rousing speech Friday during his luncheon keynote on the second day of the 2019 Clemson University Men of Color National Summit in which he encouraged students to dream big, set goals, […]

  • 2019 Clemson Men of Color National Summit: Keynote Speaker Joy Moore

    May 8, 2019

    Closing out the first day of the 2019 Clemson University Men of Color National Summit, Joy Thomas Moore used her keynote address to tell young people in attendance that “given the opportunity and someone who really believes in you, you can achieve.” Moore, president and CEO of JWS Media Consulting, a Peabody Award winner and […]

  • 2019 Clemson Men of Color National Summit: Keynote speaker Pedro Noguera

    May 8, 2019

    Opening the second and final day of the 2019 Clemson University Men of Color National Summit, UCLA education professor Pedro Noguera challenged the 400 high school students in attendance to seize the opportunities presented to them. Noguera, UCLA’s Distinguished Professor of Education and Faculty Director for the Center for the Transformation of Schools, spoke of […]

  • 2019 Clemson Men of Color National Summit: Keynote speaker, Joy Moore

    April 26, 2019

    Closing out the first day of the 2019 Clemson University Men of Color National Summit, Joy Thomas Moore used her keynote address Thursday to tell youth in attendance that “given the opportunity and someone who really believes in you, you can achieve.” Moore, president and CEO of JWS Media Consulting, a Peabody Award winner and mother of author […]

  • 2019 Clemson Men of Color National Summit: Keynote speaker Geoffrey Canada

    April 25, 2019

    In his remarks at the Clemson University Men of Color National Summit on Thursday, the founder of Harlem Children’s Zone told the 400 high school students in attendance to stand up for what they believe in, never give up and prepare for the moment that could shape their lives. “I don’t care what obstacles you have had to face in your life – […]

  • 2019 Clemson Men of Color National Summit: Keynote speaker Melissa Harris-Perry

    April 25, 2019

    The 2019 Clemson University Men of Color National Summit opened Thursday with author and college professor Melissa Harris-Perry challenging attendees to question the way we measure, define and reward achievement. Wake Forest professor, political analyst, and TV personality, Melissa Harris-Perry kicked off the summit before a standing room only crowd of attendees. Image credit: University Relations […]

  • (L-R) Jim Clements, Carl Howard, Almeda Jacks and Misty Howard at the 2019 Student Affairs Gala in February.

    Howards find a home at Clemson with Student Affairs

    April 25, 2019

    When Carl and Misty Howard brought their son, Chase, to Clemson for the first time on a visit as a high school junior in 2012, they probably couldn’t have imagined how much the university would mean to them seven years later. Both are graduates of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. But now, […]

  • Clemson donors John and Laurie Gutshaw stand in front of Lake Hartwell

    John and Laurie Gutshaw are empowering first-generation college students

    April 19, 2019

    The couple, of Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, is putting their collective power behind Clemson University through the establishment of the Kenneth John Gutshaw, Jr., (Class of ’72) and Laurie B. Gutshaw Annual FIRST Grant-In-Aid Endowment – providing support for first-generation college students at Clemson.

  • Charleston resident Bessie Hanahan creates endowment for Graduate Historic Preservation students

    April 8, 2019

    When people talk about a “living classroom,” Bessie Hanahan’s house in Charleston’s South Broad neighborhood has been exactly that to Historic Preservation graduate students the past few years. There was no better place to celebrate Hanahan’s contributions to the Historic Preservation program and its students’ work than in the home itself. Her friends, Historic Preservation […]

  • Clemson students and faculty stand with the cub holding a sign with total amount raised.

    Clemson family raises more than $2M on fourth annual Give Day, includes $500,000 gift

    April 4, 2019

    During Clemson University’s 24-hour Give Day, 4,125 donors raised $2,087,947 to create life-altering experiences for students, faculty and staff. The total includes a $500,000 gift made by the Schwehr family of The Woodlands, Texas. Michael ’81, Linda and their daughters, Laurel and Victoria ’16, made this gift in support of global service learning.

  • Clemson alumni play critical role in establishing first national Black Alumni Summit

    March 28, 2019

    Georgia Tech appeared to have a little orange crush when Clemson graduates showed up on the Atlanta campus for the 2019 Black Alumni Summit. The Clemson alums joined alumni from some of the largest colleges and universities in the country to discuss ways to strengthen the college-going experience for students on campus and beyond. “The […]

  • Almeda Jacks meets with donors of CPR training kits provided by the American Heart Association.

    Clemson partners with American Heart Association for CPR in Schools program

    March 28, 2019

    Clemson University is the first university in the state of South Carolina to provide the American Heart Association CPR in Schools training. The program launched its first student group training in January and in the future plans to expand to trainees from a pool that could include resident assistants, tour guides, recreation staff, Orientation ambassadors, student government and student-athletes.

  • "May 19, 2015 - Botanical Gardens with an emphasis on the Natural Heritage Trail within the Gardens."

    In Remembrance

    March 15, 2019

    If there is one thing we know about Mary Welch, it is that she loves her father.

  • Clemson Miracle hosted the 2019 Dance Marathon on Saturday, March 2 inside Fike Recreation Center.

    Dance Marathon continues strong run of fundraising for local children’s hospital

    March 7, 2019

    Katie Black was at a loss for words when she first heard the news. One of the children who attended daycare at Clemson First Baptist Church in the same class as her daughter, Parker Ann, was diagnosed with Wilms’s tumor — a rare cancer of the kidneys. “I just remember thinking to myself, ‘Oh my gosh!’” […]

  • Fusion event spotlights outstanding work by CAAH students

    March 5, 2019

    “Remember show-and-tell? Well, this is show-and-tell in college,” said Dean Richard E. Goodstein as he welcomed guests to the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities’ annual Fusion event. Faculty, staff, students and supporters of the College gathered in Lee Hall on Feb. 22 for this celebration of student work. Students from all parts of the […]