Editor’s note: This is a special installment of the “Student Affairs Talk” podcast, where Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from Clemson’s staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs, Libby Kehn. — Libby Kehn grew up just 10 miles […]
As part of an ongoing commitment to making improvements to processes and best practices, the Division of Student Affairs recently unveiled an enhanced onboarding experience for new employees. In addition, the division has also published onboarding resources for supervisors with editable appendices to better support new hires. “Clemson University is a better place thanks to […]
Editor’s note: This is a special installment of the “Student Affairs Talk” podcast, where Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from Clemson’s staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Associate Dean of Students Kris Hodge. — Kris Hodge was hired as Clemson’s associate dean of students and director […]
All 2020 graduates from Clemson University’s student veteran population were honored Thursday evening in a special “Hail and Farewell” ceremony at Palmetto Ridge Events in Seneca, South Carolina. Students were presented red, white and blue cords to place over their graduation gear. Another The graduates also received a letter from President Jim Clements and a […]
Trans Awareness and Visibility Week is celebrated November 13-19 to raise the visibility of transgender people and address issues the community faces. The week leads up to Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 20, an annual observance that honors the memory of the transgender people whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence that year.
Clemson University and the University of South Carolina will not play on the gridiron this fall, but that has not stopped the rival institutions from keeping another important annual competition alive. The two schools will once again compete to see who can get the most flu vaccines. All Clemson students and employees can participate by […]
Soline McGee was an inquisitive sophomore when she attended TigerProwl — Clemson’s annual student organization fair — in the hopes of finding a social involvement opportunity. She came across a fellow Honors College student who was speaking with a representative from a new Latina-based interest organization, Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc. McGee didn’t think much […]
Three handsome brothers reunited for a photo shoot on the Clemson campus on October 23, but had a hard time sitting still for the cameras. The three energetic siblings were seven-month-old golden retrievers named Cooper, Riggs and Bowman. They were escorted by Clemson animal and veterinary sciences majors Marena Fleming, Grace White and Dana Galvin, who have committed to fostering the dogs for a year for Battle Buddies, a Simpsonville-based nonprofit that trains service dogs and then gifts them to veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD).
Four noted women scholars of color will share their experiences as faculty scholars to further conversation and inspire action among graduate students and others in support of social justice and equity in academia at an online panel discussion on Monday, October 26 at noon. Themes will include mentorship, scholarship, networking, and mental health/wellness. Visit bit.ly/CUSisterScholars1 to […]
Just over a month has passed since President Jim Clements made the difficult, yet understandable decision to publicly announce the University’s cancellation of Homecoming activities. “Homecoming is an exciting time for our students and alumni and it represents many of the best aspects of the Clemson experience,” Clements wrote in a weekly message on September […]
The world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, looked different this year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Locally, instead of gathering for a large in-person event in Anderson, individuals and small groups walked on sidewalks, tracks and trails wherever they chose on Saturday, October 10.
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every facet of the Clemson experience for students. In fact, you would be hard-pressed to find an area of campus life that has not undertaken significant changes as a result of this unprecedented situation. Clemson Dining is a perfect example. Following a gradual reintegration of services during Move-In Week […]
The Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) has shifted the Fall Career Fair to a virtual format. The fair will take place Sept. 29-30 and Oct. 1 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Students are encouraged to prepare updated résumés and upload them through ClemsonJobLink prior to the fair. The first two days have been designated […]
Rising senior Riley Garvey is the recipient of a 2020 Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation scholarship.
Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 23, Clemson students enrolled at the University's main campus may be selected for mandatory COVID-19 surveillance testing. Ongoing surveillance testing is a key part of the University's strategy to mitigate the spread of the virus on campus and in the community.