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  • Clemson researchers help lead national discussion on race and play
    Shawna Cass, Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management; Michael Staton, College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences | May 26, 2020

    An article written by Clemson University faculty argues that black youth face challenges that shape where they play, who they play with and how they engage in recreational activities. The article, “Playing While Black,” has gained attention from scholars across the U.S. since it was first published in Leisure Sciences, an interdisciplinary journal. The article emphasizes the significant role that racial profiling has on creating a sense of danger associated with participating in recreational activities in public spaces.

  • 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

    Clemson University faculty and staff in coordination with the United Way and Ten at the Top have created an interactive map that provides information on different food resources across the Upstate for individuals and families facing food insecurity. Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences created the Food Access Map as part of its […]

Research


  • Clemson scientist developing alternative treatment for spinal deformities
    Clarissa Austin | May 26, 2020

    Clemson University faculty and staff in coordination with the United Way and Ten at the Top have created an interactive map that provides information on different food resources across the Upstate for individuals and families facing food insecurity. Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences created the Food Access Map as part of its […]

  • Clemson researchers help lead national discussion on race and play
    Shawna Cass, Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management; Michael Staton, College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences | May 26, 2020

    An article written by Clemson University faculty argues that black youth face challenges that shape where they play, who they play with and how they engage in recreational activities. The article, “Playing While Black,” has gained attention from scholars across the U.S. since it was first published in Leisure Sciences, an interdisciplinary journal. The article emphasizes the significant role that racial profiling has on creating a sense of danger associated with participating in recreational activities in public spaces.

  • New study by Clemson scientists could pave way to therapeutic cure of global parasite
    Chris Worthy | May 18, 2020
    Portrait of Dou

    Clemson University scientists have taken another step forward in their quest to find a cure for a notorious parasite that has infected more than 40 million Americans and many times that number around the world.

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

    Clemson University faculty and staff in coordination with the United Way and Ten at the Top have created an interactive map that provides information on different food resources across the Upstate for individuals and families facing food insecurity. Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences created the Food Access Map as part of its […]

  • 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

    Clemson University faculty and staff in coordination with the United Way and Ten at the Top have created an interactive map that provides information on different food resources across the Upstate for individuals and families facing food insecurity. Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences created the Food Access Map as part of its […]

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

    Clemson University faculty and staff in coordination with the United Way and Ten at the Top have created an interactive map that provides information on different food resources across the Upstate for individuals and families facing food insecurity. Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences created the Food Access Map as part of its […]

  • 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


  • Clemson’s Sullivan Center, South Carolina DHEC providing COVID-19 mobile testing clinics in May, June
    Melanie Kieve | May 26, 2020
    Logos for Sullivan Center, College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences and Department of Public Health Sciences

    Clemson University’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center will provide COVID-19 mobile testing clinics in Oconee, Pickens and Chester counties in May and June as part of a partnership with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) to increase access to testing.

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

    Clemson University faculty and staff in coordination with the United Way and Ten at the Top have created an interactive map that provides information on different food resources across the Upstate for individuals and families facing food insecurity. Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences created the Food Access Map as part of its […]

  • 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.