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  • Six students receive coveted Graduate Research Fellowships from NSF
    May 7, 2020
    Collage of student photos

    Three Clemson University seniors and three graduate students received Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation.

  • Clemson online instruction through end of spring semester; all events suspended
    March 19, 2020
    ONLINE INSTRUCTION COVID-19 UPDATE

    The Clemson University Palmetto Poll recently gathered data from South Carolina residents to gauge their concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the state and national response to it. Steven V. Miller, an associate professor in Clemson’s political science department who designed the survey, said that in addition to providing a general glimpse into […]

  • Wheelchair tennis introduced as Clemson’s first adaptive sports team
    Michael Staton | March 9, 2020
    Wheelchair Tennis

    Clemson has introduced wheelchair tennis as its first adaptive sports team, making it one of only a few across the U.S. Faculty working in recreational therapy and a student formed the team, which has already competed in collegiate tennis matches. Those same faculty members are actively recruiting in an effort to grow the team and eventually begin more adaptive sports programs at Clemson.

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Economic Development


  • Clemson introduces interactive map to aid food insecure families during crisis
    Michael Staton | May 18, 2020

    Clemson University faculty and staff in coordination with the United Way and Ten at the Top have created the Food Access Map, an interactive map that provides information on different food resources across the Upstate for individuals and families facing food insecurity. The map was created as part of Clemson's efforts to aid Upstate residents facing hardships during the COVID-19 pandemic. It includes nearly 400 providers across 10 counties complete with information on the type of assistance they provide as well as operating hours and availability.

  • Clemson researchers closer to developing heat-tolerant soybeans
    Denise Attaway | May 7, 2020
    Clemson researchers Sruthi Narayanan and Zoong-Lwe extract lipids in laboratory.

    Clemson University researchers have helped discover an “important milestone” in developing heat-tolerant soybeans.

  • Clemson researchers present findings from extensive research on food insecurity in Pickens County
    Michael Staton | February 5, 2020

    Clemson researchers recently released findings on the issue of food insecurity in Pickens County along with recommendations and proposed solutions to the problem. Researchers found that nearly 70 percent of survey respondents indicated they experienced some level of food insecurity in the past 12 months and experienced problems or anxiety about consistently accessing adequate food. One-fourth of these survey respondents faced very low food security.

University News


  • Jim Warren named Honorary Alumnus by Clemson Alumni Association
    May 20, 2020

    The Clemson University Palmetto Poll recently gathered data from South Carolina residents to gauge their concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the state and national response to it. Steven V. Miller, an associate professor in Clemson’s political science department who designed the survey, said that in addition to providing a general glimpse into […]

  • Congratulating the Class of 2020
    May 7, 2020
    A message from the deans

    While we can’t celebrate together at a spring commencement, this is still a moment to be proud of, and the deans of Clemson University want to congratulate you, the Class of 2020.

  • Clemson board approves tuition freeze for 2020-21 academic year
    Tara Romanella | April 23, 2020

    Clemson University’s Board of Trustees approved on Thursday the University’s plan for a tuition and mandatory fee freeze for the 2020-21 academic year for all in-state and out-of-state students.

Public Service and Agriculture


People


  • Jim Warren named Honorary Alumnus by Clemson Alumni Association
    May 20, 2020

    The Clemson University Palmetto Poll recently gathered data from South Carolina residents to gauge their concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the state and national response to it. Steven V. Miller, an associate professor in Clemson’s political science department who designed the survey, said that in addition to providing a general glimpse into […]

  • Call for Nominations for the 2021 Distinguished Service Awards
    May 19, 2020

    The Clemson University Palmetto Poll recently gathered data from South Carolina residents to gauge their concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the state and national response to it. Steven V. Miller, an associate professor in Clemson’s political science department who designed the survey, said that in addition to providing a general glimpse into […]

  • COVID-19: Q&A with two Clemson scientists helps broaden our understanding of the pandemic
    May 11, 2020

    Clemson University virologists Kaustubha "Kos" Qanungo and Matt Turnbull participate in Q&A session on commonly asked questions about the pandemic.

Events


  • POSTPONED: Clemson astrophysics grad student Marcotulli to give talk at TEDx Greenville on March 28
    Jim Melvin | March 10, 2020
    Headshot of Lea Marcotulli

    The Clemson University Palmetto Poll recently gathered data from South Carolina residents to gauge their concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the state and national response to it. Steven V. Miller, an associate professor in Clemson’s political science department who designed the survey, said that in addition to providing a general glimpse into […]

  • Clemson’s Men of Color National Summit bringing ‘Magic’ to its fourth year
    February 4, 2020
    Photo of Magic Johnson

    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.

  • Clemson Extension announces Spring Vegetable Production Meeting
    Denise Attaway | January 27, 2020
    Vegetable growers can learn about diseases, insects and weeds during the Clemson Extension Spring Vegetable Production Meeting Feb. 27 at Pelion High School.

    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.