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  • Air Force colonel’s sky-high career comes in for a landing at Clemson

    September 30, 2020

    The impact of Clemson’s Reserve Officers Training Corps program was on full display as Air Force Col. Keith Balts, commander of Clemson’s Air Force ROTC, capped a 28-year career of service during a pandemic-safe retirement ceremony September 18. Balts’ extraordinary career is a testament to the caliber of leaders Clemson’s ROTC program attracts. One of them, four-star Gen. John “Jay” Raymond, commander of the U.S. Space Force and the highest-ranking graduate in the history of Clemson’s ROTC programs, officiated over the ceremony.

  • A smiling man with gray hair stands in a court room, wearing eye glasses, brown pants, a white shirt and orange tie, holding on to the National College Football Championship trophy that is sitting on a desk.

    Jim Warren named Honorary Alumnus by Clemson Alumni Association

    May 20, 2020

    Clemson, South Carolina – The Clemson Alumni Association recently honored founder and president of College Connections, LLC, Jim Warren, with the designation of Honorary Alumnus of Clemson University. The distinction of Honorary Alumnus is a special recognition intended for steadfast Tiger supporters whose “blood runs orange” but who never attended Clemson. “The Clemson family is […]

  • Call for Nominations for the 2021 Distinguished Service Awards

    May 19, 2020

    The Clemson Alumni Association is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Distinguished Service Award. This prestigious award is the highest honor that the Association can bestow upon an alumnus or alumna, and is given to those former students who have not only devoted their life to professionalism and public service but who have also demonstrated […]

  • Lagasse family sitting at football game with Garcia

    Alumni spotlight: Army Captain Lagasse earns master’s while pioneering life-saving research

    May 10, 2020

    CLEMSON — Like his father and grandfather before him, Captain Bryan Lagasse (M.S. chemistry 2020) is serving his country as an officer in the U.S. Army. After graduating from Clemson in May, Lagasse is heading to West Point to become a chemistry faculty member at the same institution where he earned his bachelor’s degree a […]

  • Joseph F. Sullivan Center Virtual Clinic

    Clemson’s Sullivan Center launches free non-COVID-19 virtual clinic visits for University employees, alumni, families

    April 8, 2020

    To help alleviate financial and social distancing concerns about securing non-COVID-19 medical care, Clemson University’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center will provide virtual clinic visits at no cost to University employees, alumni and families.

  • Deans Goodstein and Boosinger

    College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities inducts Class of 2020 into Hall of Fame

    April 7, 2020

    The College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities at Clemson University welcomed eight new honorees to its Hall of Fame at a formal dinner held on March 6. Founded in 2017, The Hall of Fame is the highest honor within the College. It was created to recognize exceptional individuals who are leaders in their profession or […]

  • Clemson Alumni Association seal

    Clemson honors recipients of the 2020 Distinguished Service Award

    March 3, 2020

    At a reception on Friday, March 6, the Clemson Alumni Association will honor the recipients of the 2020 Clemson Alumni Distinguished Service Award, the highest honor that the association bestows on former Clemson Tigers.

  • Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Scientific Research Corporation presented with Clemson’s Distinguished Service Award

    March 3, 2020

    Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Scientific Research Corporation (SRC), Steven “Steve” Kenneth Watt, is being honored by the Clemson Alumni Association with the Distinguished Service Award, the highest honor that the association bestows upon former Clemson Tigers.

  • WYFF News 4 anchor presented with Clemson’s Distinguished Service Award

    March 3, 2020

    WYFF News 4 news anchor, Jane Robelot DeCarvalho, is being honored by the Clemson Alumni Association with the Distinguished Service Award, the highest honor that the association bestows upon former Clemson Tigers.

  • Retired York County attorney presented with Clemson’s Distinguished Service Award

    March 3, 2020

    Retired Attorney, James Henry “Hank” Owen, Jr, is being honored by the Clemson Alumni Association with the Distinguished Service Award, the highest honor that the association bestows upon former Clemson Tigers.

  • Seven people, Candi Glenn, her son, his girlfriend, and her husband are standing with President Jim Clements, Mike Dowling, and Will Brasington are at a Clemson University tailgating party. Candi is receiving her framed honorary alumni award.

    Clemson Alumni Association recognizes four new honorary alumni in 2019 class

    February 19, 2020

    CLEMSON — Each year the Clemson Alumni Association offers special recognition to steadfast Tiger supporters whose dedication to Clemson University and the alumni association would normally be expected of only those who call the school their alma mater. Their service to Clemson has made them stand out amongst the crowd and afforded them the opportunity […]

  • Seifert biochem alumnus

    Alumni spotlight: Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Fellow Bryce Seifert

    February 3, 2020

    CLEMSON — Like many teenagers starting out, Bryce Seifert (B.S. 2007, genetics) landed a job washing dishes — just not at the local diner. As a Clemson freshman, Seifert launched his research career by washing glassware in the lab of genetics professor Julia Frugoli. “It was competitive to be an undergraduate researcher, but she graciously […]

  • Clarice Clemmens alumna

    Alumni spotlight: ENT physician Clarice Seifert Clemmens

    January 31, 2020

    CLEMSON – “I don’t even know how to put into words what a tremendous impact Clemson had on my life,” said Clarice Seifert Clemmens (B.S. 2005-Biochemistry), a successful pediatric otolaryngologist and faculty member at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston. As a student, Clemmens played cello in the campus orchestra; participated in […]

  • Troutman physics alumnus

    Alumni spotlight: Educator Matthew Troutman

    January 14, 2020

    CLEMSON — As a doctoral candidate at Clemson a decade ago, Matthew Troutman (M.S. 2007 + Ph.D. 2010 physics) taught an undergraduate astronomy lab course. He enjoyed the experience so much that he changed his career path from astrophysics research to pre-college education and leadership. Today, Troutman is a faculty member and director of teaching […]

  • PRTM major withdraws from college, transfers to Clemson 50 years later

    October 14, 2019

    When Doyle Carr and his family were touring colleges with the oldest of their three daughters, they had a list of over 20 stops to make. Clemson wasn’t on it. At the suggestion of a family friend, the Carrs decided to visit Clemson with no appointment on their tour of higher education institutions in the […]