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  • Clemson sets 2020 SC Cotton, Peanut Meetings for Jan. 28, 30
    Denise Attaway | January 16, 2020
    Cotton

    Southeast farmers can learn tips to maximize profitability of cotton and peanut crops at annual meetings planned by the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service this month. 

  • New grant enables Clemson researcher to further combat widespread parasitic disease
    Laura Schmitt | January 9, 2020
    Zhicheng Dou sitting at microscope in his lab

    The work of two Clemson University graduate students is bringing valuable new insight into the global fight to save tigers in the wild. Working at both the Ph.D. and master’s levels, their research projects examine how people and politics affect tiger conservation in different ways. Publications from these graduate students are being used by the Tigers […]

  • Clemson researchers provide vital tiger conservation research
    Shawna Cass, Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management; Michael Staton, College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences | January 7, 2020
    Tiger University Consortium 01

    The work of two Clemson University graduate students is bringing valuable new insight into the global fight to save tigers in the wild. Working at both the Ph.D. and master’s levels, their research projects examine how people and politics affect tiger conservation in different ways. Publications from these graduate students are being used by the Tigers […]

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  • Clemson University names David Clayton Executive Director of the International Center for Automotive Research
    Heather Miller | January 6, 2020
    Photo of David W. Clayton

    David Clayton has been appointed as the Executive Director for the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR), after serving in an interim capacity for the last six months.

  • Clemson, Prisma Health invest in medical innovation
    December 2, 2019
    Clemson-Prisma logos

    Researchers at Clemson University and Prisma Health have received funding to collaborate on the development of new medical treatment and diagnostic technologies. Three Clemson-Prisma Health collaborations received investments from the recently created Innovation Maturation Fund, a joint effort between the Health Sciences Center (HSC) at Prisma Health and the Clemson University Division of Research.

  • New Clemson program to improve health, economic outcomes through food-focused curriculum, research and products
    Michael Staton | November 13, 2019
    Logo of College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences

    Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences has established a new program, Land-Grant Local, that will enhance economic, social and health outcomes in South Carolina by more fully integrating the work of local farms into Clemson University. The program’s immediate goal is to factor foods from local farms into the Clemson environment, but college leadership are already shaping future curriculum and research centered on food systems that stress solutions for food insecurity and hunger across the state.

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  • Discovery’s Project C.A.T. and Tigers United raise funding for endangered tigers during College Football Playoff National Championship
    January 10, 2020
    Image of Tigers United logo - graphic of side profile of tiger with TIGERS UNITED in large black font.

    Discovery Inc. and Tigers United have announced a text to donate activation, which begins January 11 and will be highlighted at the College Football Playoff National Championship game on Monday, January 13 at 8 p.m. EST. Fans can save tigers and support their favorite team with a donation through January 15 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

  • Clemson to award degrees at winter graduation ceremonies Dec. 19
    Philip Sikes | December 11, 2019
    Image of students with caps

    More than 1,300 students will receive Clemson University degrees in two graduation ceremonies on Thursday, Dec. 19. They are scheduled for 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in Littlejohn Coliseum. In addition, Ph.D. candidates will participate in a doctoral hooding ceremony at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, in the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts.

  • Clemson University and Hitachi Healthcare: Inspiring future leaders
    Tara Romanella | November 25, 2019
    Photo of Clemson public health sciences students using Hitachi's VidiStar software.

    Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death. It accounts for 31 percent of deaths globally1 and for more than $351 billion in health expenditures, costs which are expected to increase by 100 percent by 2035. More than ever, there is a growing need for a highly trained workforce that can play a critical role in reducing these alarming statistics. Clemson University and Hitachi Healthcare Americas are answering this call. The two have joined forces to accelerate innovation in cardiovascular imaging to help students reach their full potential.

Public Service and Agriculture


  • Clemson sets 2020 SC Cotton, Peanut Meetings for Jan. 28, 30
    Denise Attaway | January 16, 2020
    Cotton

    Southeast farmers can learn tips to maximize profitability of cotton and peanut crops at annual meetings planned by the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service this month. 

  • Aimed at training emerging SC farmers, Clemson program accepting applications
    Steven Bradley | January 13, 2020
    Participants in the S.C. New and Beginning Farmer program visit agribusinesses.

    Farmers getting their feet wet in agribusiness have access to comprehensive entrepreneurial education and business training through a public service program offered by Clemson University. The South Carolina New and Beginning Farmer Program is now accepting applications for the 2020 statewide program.

  • Don’t move ornamental citrus plants across state lines
    Tom Hallman | December 19, 2019
    Huanglongbing, or citrus greening, is spread by the Asian citrus psyllid, a winged insect no longer than a grain of rice.

    The state of Georgia on Jan. 1, 2020 will adopt new regulations that make it illegal to import any citrus plant without a permit. "This doesn't affect citrus fruit, but it is an issue for South Carolina nurseries or citizens who buy citrus plants as ornamentals if they carry them across the state line," said Steven Long, who leads the plant protection division of the Department of Plant Industry (DPI), a state regulatory unit housed at Clemson University.

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  • Clemson sets 2020 SC Cotton, Peanut Meetings for Jan. 28, 30
    Denise Attaway | January 16, 2020
    Cotton

    Southeast farmers can learn tips to maximize profitability of cotton and peanut crops at annual meetings planned by the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service this month. 

  • Pulitzer Prize-winning author of ‘Evicted’ to speak at Clemson as part of Humanities Hub spring schedule
    Paul Hyde | January 13, 2020

    The work of two Clemson University graduate students is bringing valuable new insight into the global fight to save tigers in the wild. Working at both the Ph.D. and master’s levels, their research projects examine how people and politics affect tiger conservation in different ways. Publications from these graduate students are being used by the Tigers […]

  • Clemson University to Host Inaugural First Tee National Championship
    Sara Henika | January 11, 2020

    The work of two Clemson University graduate students is bringing valuable new insight into the global fight to save tigers in the wild. Working at both the Ph.D. and master’s levels, their research projects examine how people and politics affect tiger conservation in different ways. Publications from these graduate students are being used by the Tigers […]