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  • CBSHS Alumni Spotlight: Joshua Scott practices medicine in the clinic and on the soccer field

    October 1, 2019

    A career in health care doesn’t mean that a person has to be confined to a hospital or clinic. Joshua Scott, a 1997 Clemson alum who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in health sciences, is a prime example. Dr. Scott is a primary care sports medicine physician for the Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles, […]

  • Members of Tigeroar and Take Note, student a capella groups, perform during Tigerama in 2018.

    Tigerama set for Oct. 25 will include musical guest JOHNNYSWIM

    September 26, 2019

    lemson University’s 63rd annual Homecoming event, Tigerama, will take place in Memorial Stadium on Oct. 25. This year’s event, “Welcome to the Dynasty,” is the culminating celebration of Homecoming and the embodiment of Clemson community and tradition. For the first time in 20 years, a live musical performance will take place inside Death Valley as Tigerama presents Los Angeles-based folk, soul, blues and pop duo JOHNNYSWIM.

  • Emma Jeannette Carr is pictured working at the Ridge Spring Farmer's Market.

    Clemson Extension endowment continues legacy of ‘Queen of the Market’

    September 26, 2019

    The Emma Jeannette Carr Memorial Endowment is being established by her husband, Brig. General Chalmers “Hap” Carr (’60), to honor her love of gardening and advance vegetable gardening education and outreach through the Clemson Cooperative Extension Service.

  • While undergoing chemotherapy treatments, Andrea Kurt got the news that she passed the NCLEX exam.

    New nursing alumna refocuses on career after battle with cancer

    September 24, 2019

    Since her freshman year at Clemson University, all Andrea Kurt wanted to hear was her name called at graduation. But, just a few days before graduation, the desire to hear her name was replaced by something else–the ringing of a bell. Ringing a bell has become a common ritual nationwide when cancer patients reach the […]

  • Roger and Kathy Troutman at a 2016 Student Affairs Gala

    Roger and Kathy Troutman honored as Herb Coughlan Memorial Family of the Year

    September 20, 2019

    You might say Roger Troutman is an avid supporter of Clemson University. To best illustrate his allegiance to the institution nestled in the Upstate of South Carolina, he recalled a story from the first time he purchased a cell phone. He was able to choose the last four digits of his number, and he quickly […]

  • Associate Dean of Students Kimberly Poole counsels a Clemson student one on one

    Poole to be honored as Student Affairs Staff Member of the Game vs. Charlotte

    September 19, 2019

    Dr. Kimberly Poole has distinct recollections of Memorial Stadium. As a high-schooler in nearby Seneca, she worked in the concession stands to raise funds for the Bobcats’ marching band. In 2002, she was a master’s graduate when an infamous thunderstorm wreaked havoc on the crowd and led to a permanent change of venue for Clemson […]

  • David Allison at podium

    Architecture + Health program director David Allison receives lifetime achievement and Changemaker awards

    September 10, 2019

    David Allison, director of the graduate program in Architecture + Health at Clemson University, has received two national honors as a leader in health care design and architecture: The American College of Healthcare Architects Lifetime Achievement Award and the Center for Health Design’s Changemaker Award.

  • Kelsey Simms - kindergarten

    Clemson alumna fights back after brush with death to pursue special education career

    September 2, 2019

    After the accident, people told Kelsey Simms many things. The police told her she drove her car 60 miles per hour into the back of a stopped—and thankfully childless—school bus. They told her that when her Honda Civic hit, the interior crumpled underneath the back of the bus, wedging her inside. Her grandparents happened to […]

  • Steve Layton, President of Polartec

    Milliken & Company names MBA alum president of Polartec

    August 21, 2019

    Steve Layton is perhaps one of the best examples of what the Clemson MBA program can help someone accomplish, on a couple of different levels. Layton was recently named the new president of Polartec, a provider of premium functional fabrics used across a multitude of markets. “The company is over 100 years old,” Layton says. […]

  • Sissy Bynum creates endowment for first generation students.

    A Remarkable Life – A Remarkable Legacy

    August 15, 2019

    Hero – a person who, in the opinion of others, has special achievements, abilities or personal qualities and is regarded as a role model. In the very sense of the word, Mary Satcher “Sissy” Bynum ’84 and her late husband, Henry “Clarke” Bynum, Jr. ‘84, are heroes. Through the life experiences that Sissy and Clarke […]

  • Paige Zoltewicz smiling big while awaiting to shake President Jim Clements' hand at August 2019 graduation.

    Student Affairs Talk: Paige Zoltewicz

    August 12, 2019

    Editor’s note: This is the first installment of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts for 2019-20. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Paige Zoltewicz, a customer relations specialist within University Housing & Dining. — Paige Zoltewicz traces her Clemson […]

  • Clemson University Foundation names four new board members

    August 5, 2019

    Four new members have joined the Clemson University Foundation board of directors for four-year terms that began July 1.

  • Clemson will hold its summer graduation on Friday, August 9 inside Littlejohn Coliseum.

    Clemson to hold August graduation ceremony at 9:30 a.m. Friday

    August 5, 2019

    Clemson University will confer more than 1,000 degrees during the summer graduation ceremony at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, in Littlejohn Coliseum. Visitors should plan extra time for travel and prepare for metal detectors at each entrance and the enforcement of the clear bag policy as well.

  • Clemson alumni receive AIA Young Architects awards

    August 1, 2019

    Clemson University alumni Asheley Scott St. John and Benjamin Ward have been named 2019 recipients of the Young Architects Award by the American Institute of Architects (AIA). The awards are the highest national honor for young architects, recognizing individuals who have shown exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the profession early in their careers. […]

  • Brad and Travis Kirby

    Brothers and fellow CBSHS alumni share a love of Clemson, health care

    July 29, 2019

    Brad Kirby still remembers attending his first Clemson football game at eight years old. His older brother, Travis, was a freshman at Clemson, and Brad says seeing Travis’ experience and the excitement of game day was all it took to hook him. Ten years separate the Kirby brothers, but both of them ended up in […]