Clemson A selfless staff member who has been with Clemson University for more than three decades, an extraordinary student with a heart for service and a mother who channeled her grief from losing a young son to cancer into a nonprofit that has saved lives received this year’s prestigious Martin Luther King Jr. Awards for […]
Clemson wants to celebrate the success of its faculty and staff who have earned new degrees while working at the University and invites those eligible to attend the second annual degree recognition luncheon on February 25, 2020. The event is for all full-time faculty and staff members who have obtained associate, bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate […]
Annual registration and funding requests for all student organizations is now underway! The process for registering a student organization formally opened within the TigerQuest portal on Monday, Jan. 13 and will close on Friday, Feb. 7. As a faculty or staff advisor, it is important to reiterate to members of a student organization that registration […]
A unique certification program, known as the Certified Analytics Professional or CAP, provides concentrated training to Clemson’s data-driven professionals looking to enhance their skills. Launched in 2013, CAP is a widely recognized global certification program requiring analytics professionals to meet rigorous standards, including a certification exam. For institutions looking to take advantage of complex data […]
CU Grow, formerly the Staff Development Program, is now accepting applications for its inaugural cohort. Eligible Clemson University staff are invited to apply. CU Grow will honor the mission of the Staff Development Program while adopting an entirely new approach to cultivate opportunities for staff. The twelve-month program consists of 150 hours of complimentary career […]
There are several new visual features and updates available in Canvas this semester. One of the newly available features in Canvas is an updated grade book. Regarding the legacy grade book, a prior announcement was made informing users of the update set to arrive in the spring. A list of comparing features between the old and […]
Jim Grieger, CIH, CSP, CHMM, has been named Clemson University’s executive director, enterprise environmental health and safety, effective Jan. 1, 2020. Grieger will report to Tony Wagner, executive vice president of finance and operations, and he will develop, lead and execute strategic plans to ensure Clemson has a comprehensive environmental health and safety program with […]
Rick Petillo has been named chief financial officer, effective Jan. 2, 2020. Clemson’s Office of Human Resources and a search committee provided an exhaustive review of the significant number of applicants the national search prompted. Chaired by Lisa Knox, director of strategy and operations for the Division of Finance and Operations, the search committee was comprised […]
Clemson’s Division of Inclusion and Equity receiving its 2019 Outstanding Nonprofit Organization award as part of the 2019 Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards. Clemson University’s Division of Inclusion and Equity will host its fourth annual Men of Color National Summit, March 3-4, 2020, at the Greenville Convention Center. “From an all-star lineup of keynote speakers to […]
Clemson University College of Science professor Joe Kolis recently received a $550,000 Department of Energy grant to rationally design new quantum materials from rare earth oxides. An expert in hydrothermal synthesis, Kolis will use a combination of water, high pressure and extreme heat to make new compounds with magnetic and other properties that are suitable for quantum computing and data storage.
Rajendra Bordia is the new George J. Bishop, III Chair in Ceramic and Materials Engineering.
An important part of medical school could soon be upgraded for the digital age, as a group of Clemson University researchers develop the first simulator of its kind to help teach future vascular surgeons how to suture blood vessels. The SutureCoach would come equipped with cameras and sensors to capture a range of data, including how the surgical tool and needle move and the forces the user exerts.
Students and technologists across the country will soon have a new and interactive way to learn about manufacturing the light-based technologies that are crucial for a host of next-generation products and services, including high-speed wireless networks.
James M. Burns has been appointed the interim associate dean for academic affairs in Clemson University's College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities.
A critical question in medicine asks how individual variation in DNA can predict variation in health and disease. New research from the Clemson Center for Human Genetics identified hundreds of metabolites that might serve as intermediates to translate variation in the genome to variation in complex traits. Published recently in Genome Research, the findings could one day help doctors better monitor metabolite variation as an indicator for disease.