Category: Events


  • Photo of Magic Johnson

    Clemson’s Men of Color National Summit bringing ‘Magic’ to its fourth year

    February 4, 2020

    For four years, Clemson’s Men of Color National Summit has brought an impressive lineup of speakers to the energetic two-day event hosted by its Division of Inclusion and Equity. Leaders from the business, government, athletic and academic worlds have spoken to students about their potential and pathways to success.

    In 2020, the summit will add an NBA legend to its list of speakers when Earvin “Magic” Johnson speaks to students at the summit and brings his inspiring story of athletic and entrepreneurial success to the Greenville Convention Center.

  • Vegetable growers can learn about diseases, insects and weeds during the Clemson Extension Spring Vegetable Production Meeting Feb. 27 at Pelion High School.

    Clemson Extension announces Spring Vegetable Production Meeting

    January 27, 2020

    Tomato brown rugose fruit virus can wreak havoc on tomato and pepper crops and the Clemson Cooperative Extension Service wants to help growers learn what they can do to protect their plants in the event the virus is found in South Carolina.

  • Cotton

    Clemson sets 2020 SC Cotton, Peanut Meetings for Jan. 28, 30

    January 16, 2020

    Southeast farmers can learn tips to maximize profitability of cotton and peanut crops at annual meetings planned by the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service this month. 

  • Pulitzer Prize-winning author of ‘Evicted’ to speak at Clemson as part of Humanities Hub spring schedule

    January 13, 2020

    CLEMSON – Matthew Desmond, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Evicted,” is one of the guest speakers featured this semester as a part of the Humanities Hub series at Clemson University. In “Evicted,” Princeton sociologist Desmond follows eight families in Milwaukee as they struggle to keep from losing their homes. Hailed as “wrenching and revelatory” (The […]

  • Flag blowing in wind on the Walker Golf Course

    Clemson University to Host Inaugural First Tee National Championship

    January 11, 2020

    First Tee announces the first-ever First Tee National Championship will be held June 21-26, 2020 at Clemson University. The event will bring together First Tee’s elite players for an opportunity to showcase how the program has  helped build the strength of character needed to play at the collegiate or next level. The winners of each […]

  • Students cheer on the Tiger football team during Clemson's 24-10 victory over Texas A&M on Sept. 7, 2019

    Members of Central Spirit to represent Clemson student section at The Home Depot College Football Awards

    December 11, 2019

    Two members of Clemson University’s renowned Central Spirit student organization were chosen to represent the school at the 29th edition of The Home Depot College Football Awards, which will be held Thursday, Dec. 12, in Atlanta. Kelsey Vinson of and Cal Bedenbaugh, both of Laurens, will attend the annual event which originates live on ESPN at 7 p.m. from the Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame.

  • Image of students with caps

    Clemson to award degrees at winter graduation ceremonies Dec. 19

    December 11, 2019

    More than 1,300 students will receive Clemson University degrees in two graduation ceremonies on Thursday, Dec. 19. They are scheduled for 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in Littlejohn Coliseum. In addition, Ph.D. candidates will participate in a doctoral hooding ceremony at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, in the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts.

  • Cotton

    State cotton farmers to gather for boll weevil meeting

    December 4, 2019

    South Carolina cotton farmers will gather at Clemson’s Pee Dee Research and Education Center in Florence County on Tuesday, Dec. 17 for updates on the Boll Weevil Eradication Program.

  • A student shapes a bowl in the studio.

    Department of art’s annual fall Ceramic Bowl Sale Nov. 20

    November 18, 2019

    The ceramics studio in the department of art at Clemson University will hold the annual Fall Ceramics Bowl Sale from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the hallway in front of the Lee Gallery in Lee Hall.

  • Business Innovation Pawdcast

    Clemson MBA Program launches innovation-centric ‘Pawdcast’

    November 18, 2019

    The Business of Innovation Pawdcast connects listeners with leading entrepreneurs and innovators who share their stories of bridging the gap between creative ideas and gaining business results. Each episode introduces leaders, entrepreneurs and educators who offer real-world advice and enlightening conversations about their career journeys.

  • Students pose at a previous Blood Bowl

    Clemson, University of South Carolina to compete in 35th Blood Bowl

    November 14, 2019

    This year, the Tigers are ready and more determined than ever to beat the Gamecocks. No, not on the football field (that’s a given), but in blood donations. Alpha Phi Omega’s 35th annual Blood Bowl against South Carolina is coming to Clemson University from Nov. 18 to 22, a week before the rival football teams play.

  • Clemson writers to read in benefit for Upstate food programs

    November 13, 2019

    Four Clemson University faculty members will read at this year’s Writers’ Harvest, a benefit for Paw Pantry and Loaves & Fishes. The event, featuring writers Stevie Edwards, Lee Matalone, Sarah Cooper and John Pursley III, takes place at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Self Auditorium at the Strom Thurmond Institute building, 230 Kappa St. in Clemson.

  • Chris Loebsack portrait

    Loebsack endows new ‘Lectures in Law and Humanities Series’ at Clemson

    November 12, 2019

    Chris Loebsack has established the “Lectures in Law and Humanities Series, Endowed by Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC.” He believes the endowed lecture series will help create a more vibrant pre-law community at Clemson University and “provide educational fuel” to interested students. The inaugural event in the series will be a March 26 lecture by Matthew Desmond, the author of “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City,” a New York Times best seller that won a Pulitzer Prize.

  • Tigervision

    Clemson, WYFF 4 create academic partnership by housing satellite news bureau among student media organizations

    November 6, 2019

    Clemson University and WYFF 4 have established an academic partnership that will allow members of Clemson student media to work alongside industry professionals in a satellite news bureau located on Clemson’s campus. The partnership will make Clemson the only university in South Carolina to feature an on-campus news bureau occupied by an outside media organization.

  • This photo is a logo for the INSPIRE events that connect Clemson researchers with industry collaborators.

    INSPIRE event pairs Clemson faculty, local industry for research collaborations

    November 5, 2019

    More than 70 industry representatives and Clemson University faculty members assembled at the Madren Conference Center to learn how to forge research collaborations funded through Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grants. SBIR and STTR grants stimulate the development and private commercialization of technological innovations derived from federal research-and-development funding.