Dear Class of 2020:

On behalf of the administration, faculty and staff of the Clemson University College of Education, congratulations on your graduation! You have shown incredible commitment, strength and tenacity throughout your time at Clemson – especially in these last few weeks – and we are so happy that you achieved this milestone. It’s my privilege to celebrate this accomplishment with you and your loved ones and to commend you for all you have accomplished.

As graduating “Best in Class” students and Clemson Tigers, we are excited to welcome you as Clemson alumni, and we hope you will stay connected with the University as you embark on the next steps of your lives and careers. We are excited about your future and confident that you will make a huge difference in the lives of others.

Know that I am sending you my heartfelt thoughts and congratulations – and always remember, there is no limit to what you can do and achieve if you keep believing in yourself. I wish you and all members of the Class of 2020 the very best – and Go Tigers!

Sincerely,
George J. Petersen, Founding Dean
College of Education