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    Clemson senior Riley Garvey receives prestigious Udall Foundation Scholarship

    September 23, 2020

    Rising senior Riley Garvey is the recipient of a 2020 Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation scholarship.

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    Two Clemson juniors awarded NOAA Hollings Scholarship

    September 23, 2020

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has selected its 2020 Ernest F. Hollings undergraduate scholars, with two rising juniors from Clemson University receiving scholarships. Korianna Hays and Kathleen Wirth are two of the 123 recipients this year.

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    All roads lead to Clemson for doctoral fellowship award recipient

    September 17, 2020

    Maira Patino’s life was changed by her first experience with outdoor recreation – a hiking trip to Colorado when she was 14 years old. “I went as part of a youth outreach program in a small suburb by Chicago right before my freshman year of high school and honestly didn’t know what hiking was until […]

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    Fall 2020 Study Space Locations and Capacities

    September 16, 2020

    The resumption of in-person instruction is set for Monday, Sept. 21. As students adjust to new routines and physical distancing measures that have been put in place throughout campus, the availability of study space is naturally one of the most pressing topics. Study space capacities have been altered because of the need to reduce density […]

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    New president of Clemson MANRRS promotes diversity within College of Agriculture

    September 10, 2020

    CLEMSON – Caterra Heard-Tate, a senior nutrition major from Anderson has been named president of the Clemson University chapter of Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) for the 2020-21 academic year. MANRRS’ mission is to promote academic and professional advancement by empowering minorities in agriculture, natural resources and related sciences. To do […]

  • School of Architecture launches student-to-student mentoring

    September 9, 2020

    The Clemson University School of Architecture recently initiated a student-to-student mentoring program that will help first-year students adjust to the rigors of design studies. Architecture classes emphasize teamwork and long-term self-directed projects, offering new challenges to students who only recently graduated from high school. More than 35 returning architecture students – juniors, seniors and graduate […]

  • Mashal Saif fosters an understanding of Islam through her teaching and research

    September 9, 2020

    Students often walk into Mashal Saif’s introductory Islam class at Clemson University with misconceptions, but also open minds. Some may arrive with a litany of stereotypes. Saif, an assistant professor of religion, lists some common assumptions to which students may have been exposed: “that Muslims are terrorists, that they’re terrible to women, that they live […]

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    College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences involved in multiple aspects of COVID-19 outreach response, University preparation

    September 3, 2020

    One of the main priorities of Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences (CBSHS) is to serve rural communities in a variety of ways. The CBSHS Joseph F. Sullivan Center has long been a part of this effort as an interdisciplinary health center seeking to improve health in rural, underserved communities and the Clemson […]

  • Clemson psychology professor elected to the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Board of Directors

    August 26, 2020

    June J. Pilcher, Alumni Distinguished Professor of psychology at Clemson University, was recently elected to serve on the board of directors for The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. In this role, Pilcher will represent the membership of Phi Kappa Phi while also […]

  • CBSHS welcomed 18 new faculty this year.

    CBSHS welcomes 18 new faculty members

    August 21, 2020

    The College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences welcomed 18 new faculty members across six departments this year, who will help the college continue to achieve its mission of building people and communities. Some of these faculty were previously part-time in the college, and the college is excited to have expanded their roles to a […]

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    The Princeton Review recognizes Clemson for strong town-gown relations, career services in the “Best 386 Colleges” guide for 2021

    August 18, 2020

    Clemson University landed in the number one spot for strong town-gown relations on The Princeton Review’s 2021 edition of its annual college guide, The Best 386 Colleges. The University also earned a top-20 spot in 10 additional categories, including best career services (#2) and happiest students (#11).

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    Clemson offers new Agricultural Education teaching certificate

    August 18, 2020

    CLEMSON – Agricultural Education teachers are in high demand and Clemson University adds a new post baccalaureate certificate program that can help fill this need. The program is an add-on certificate in Agricultural Education that compliments most bachelor degree programs offered in the Clemson College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences. This certificate requires an additional […]

  • App created by Clemson researcher uses photos of dead bodies, roadkill to help forensic teams determine time of death

    August 17, 2020

    A new smartphone app developed by a Clemson researcher is designed to aid coroners and forensic teams in determining time of death by improving the understanding of body decomposition. The app allows users to enter observations, photos and other information related to geography and crime scene data when uncovering human or animal remains. After years of use, app developers hope the data collected will allow a near-instant estimate of time of death in the field.

  • The College of Education welcomes new faculty in fall 2020

    August 14, 2020

    Clemson’s College of Education begins the fall semester with several new faculty members. College leadership is excited to welcome these faculty members, who will enable student learning and contribute to the planned growth of the college. The new faculty members by department are as follows: Department of Teaching and Learning Kirsten Abel will serve as a […]

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    New online ordering system sends Clemson ice cream nationwide

    August 14, 2020

    CLEMSON — Clemson University ice cream holds sweet memories for Kathleen “Kat” Miller Vinson and now that she lives thousands of miles away, a new online ordering system allows her to continue making memories. Vinson graduated from Clemson in 1981 with a degree in English. She now lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and recently ordered ice […]