The cutting-edge research and world-class education that are helping South Carolina play a leading role in the nation’s manufacturing revival took center stage Friday when U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker visited the Clemson University-International Center for Automotive Research.
Clemson University officials will break ground Friday to start construction of an innovation center that will transform student lives and the academic center of campus.
Wild salamanders living in some of North America’s best salamander habitat are getting smaller as their surroundings get warmer and drier, forcing them to burn more energy in a changing climate. That’s the key finding of a new study published today in journal Global Change Biology that examined museum specimens caught in the Appalachian Mountains from 1957 to 2007 and wild salamanders measured at the same sites in 2011-2012.
A Clemson University scientist was awarded a two-year, $100,000 grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to find a cure for an infectious disease.
As a professor of entomology at Clemson University, Joe Culin literally notices the little things in life, be it in person or on the big screen. Case in point: How Hollywood portrays insects in films, be it past or present, animation or live-action.
Two veteran Clemson University faculty members and administrators will take on additional responsibilities to provide leadership for economic development and public service, President James P. Clements announced Monday. John Ballato, professor of materials science and engineering, director of the Center for Optical Materials Science and Engineering Technologies and academic director for the Clemson University Restoration Institute, takes on additional duties as vice president for economic development. George Askew, associate vice president of public service and agriculture (PSA), will be the university’s vice president for public service and agriculture.
CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson University’s Call Me MISTER program has received $1.3 million from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) of Battle Creek, Mich., to collaborate with Jackson State University (JSU) to increase the number of African-American male teachers in Mississippi K-8 classrooms. Clemson’s Interim Provost Nadim Aziz made the announcement Friday as representatives from the […]
Many Clemson students are about to embark for spring break, but not to relax, to help others in need. More than 235 students from many organizations will be participating in some kind of service trip next week.
Clemson University researchers are working on some of the toughest questions in nuclear safety, including how to build next-generation reactors, where to store waste and how to test water for radioactivity. The research comes as nuclear power plants across the nation age and as the world’s attention turns to Japan on the third anniversary of the Fukushima Daiichi reactor disaster.
Growing concerns about brain trauma to football players have led to a new pact between Clemson University and two companies that could change the materials used to make helmets.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Clemson University a $5.3 million grant to enable a national network of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure Research and Education Facilitators (ACI-REFs) to broaden the impact of advanced computing resources at campuses across the country.
Road-salt runoff has got to go somewhere. Clemson University environmental researchers raise concerns that the record amounts of salt crystals and brine used on icy roads this winter will wash into the freshwater and affect the food chain. Too much salt becomes an environmental stress and can be deadly to aquatic animals.
A $1 million gift to Clemson University ensures that two legacies that began in the early 1900s will benefit current and future students. In 1938, Frank S. Barnes Jr. of Rock Hill began his freshman year at Clemson College. He followed his father, F.S. Barnes Sr., who graduated from there in 1915. The Sheep Barn was built on campus at the turn of the century.
A new partnership will establish formal collaboration among genetic researchers and Clemson University faculty at the Greenwood Genetic Center and Self Regional Healthcare, expanding an already successful working relationship.
Clemson University generated approximately $1.9 billion in economic output for South Carolina last year and its activities accounted for nearly 25,000 jobs, according to a new study.