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  • Public invited to innovative ‘video play’ for disabled, deaf viewers

    September 16, 2020

    Clemson University associate professor of Creative Writing Jillian Weise is hosting a first-of-its-kind internet event, “A Kim Deal Party,” at 6:30 p.m.  Saturday, Sept. 19, and at 6:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 20.

  • John Pursley honored with SC Arts Commission fellowship

    August 5, 2020

    John Pursley III, a senior lecturer in English at Clemson University, was recently awarded a fellowship by the South Carolina Arts Commission in support of his latest project, a book-length poem that reflects on tumultuous change in America. Pursley, who is also director of the Clemson Literary Festival, was one of only two writers to […]

  • Retiring professors enriched the lives of generations of students

    May 18, 2020

    Three professors are leaving a legacy of teaching excellence and distinguished scholarship as they retire from the faculty of the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities. These individuals have a combined experience of almost 100 years of service to Clemson University. Thomas Kuehn, Professor Emeritus of History Thomas Kuehn has been a history professor at […]

  • Deans Goodstein and Boosinger

    To the CAAH Class of 2020

    May 7, 2020

    Your achievement is in no way diminished by our current circumstances. If anything, it is amplified. You are part of a historic graduating class here – one that is facing uncertainty, economic turmoil, threats to health and well-being, and challenges to previous patterns of living.


    Clemson online instruction through end of spring semester; all events suspended

    March 19, 2020

    To the Clemson Community: These are challenging times unlike anything I have seen in more than 30 years of working in higher education. I know many of you are concerned about your health, and the health of your loved ones – we are, too. In fact, every decision we have made over the past few […]

  • Eric Lapin participating in a video interview

    Eric Lapin is using his PLI experience to incorporate arts into Clemson’s larger mission

    March 3, 2020

    Eric Lapin sees his participation in this year’s President’s Leadership Institute (PLI) as a natural extension of the work he was doing to earn his Clemson Ph.D. He is using his PLI experience to find ways to incorporate the arts into the larger mission of Clemson University.

  • A share in the CSArt program

    Clemson students’ spring 2020 Community Supported Art shares on sale now

    February 14, 2020

    CLEMSON – The Clemson Community Supported Art (CSArt) program is launching its eighth season. CSArt is a popular initiative that connects the public with Clemson art students while engaging in a unique art-shopping experience. The program is a new spin on the grassroots “Community Supported Agriculture” farm share concept, which provides fresh produce for investors […]

  • A student shapes a bowl in the studio.

    Department of art’s annual fall Ceramic Bowl Sale Nov. 20

    November 18, 2019

    The ceramics studio in the department of art at Clemson University will hold the annual Fall Ceramics Bowl Sale from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the hallway in front of the Lee Gallery in Lee Hall.

  • Becker stages premiere of play inspired by the ‘Me Too’ movement

    November 14, 2019

    When she first arrived at Clemson University, Becky Becker set a goal of spotlighting marginalized voices by bringing new works by women and minority playwrights to the Brooks Center. Now in her second year as chair of the Department of Performing Arts, Becker is directing the world premiere of “John Proctor is the Villain,” written […]

  • Valerie Zimany

    Art department chair honored with prestigious South Carolina Art Commission fellowship

    September 9, 2019

    Valerie Zimany, chair and associate professor in the department of art at Clemson University, has been awarded a 2020 South Carolina Arts Commission Artist Fellowship.

  • Pic of Calhoun Dr. Hwy. 93 intersection

    Construction update: Building Clemson’s future

    August 6, 2019

    Clemson’s main campus has experienced big changes in just a few short months. Some construction projects have been completed, while others remain on target for their scheduled completion dates. Here are updates on some of the initiatives happening above and beneath the ground. Electrical distribution The $75 million upgrade of 1950s underground utilities impacting Clemson’s […]

  • Image of "All In" near the small pond by the football facilities.

    Clemson goes ‘All In’ with public art installation at the Allen N. Reeves Football Complex

    July 30, 2019

    Athletics and art are uniting at Clemson University with a new sculpture at the Allen N. Reeves Football Complex. Following the opening of the football complex in 2017, students with Atelier InSite, Clemson’s student-driven public art program, began the process of commissioning the piece. After two rigorous years, main campus’ newest public art is now complete.

  • Smith named interim director of World Cinema at Clemson

    July 17, 2019

    John Robert Smith has been appointed interim director of the World Cinema program at Clemson University. Smith, who will serve as interim director for two years, hopes to attract more students to the program. He also wants to create more courses and provide opportunities for internships and studying abroad, all with an eye to boosting the career prospects of graduates. “I want to see graduates get jobs they love,” Smith said.

  • A man wearing a plaid shirt stands next to three easels holding colorful abstract paintings

    Clemson art professor receives prestigious Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant

    July 3, 2019

    CLEMSON – The call came on April 1. The voice on the other end of the line told Clemson University instructor of fine arts Mark Brosseau that he would be receiving the prestigious Pollock-Krasner Foundation (PKF) grant, a life-changing development. He wondered whether it was true. He laughs about it now. “All I could think […]

  • Graduate calls on Clemson for help in building massive ‘Superstar’ set

    June 10, 2019

    Mike East, a Clemson graduate who owns a company that builds stage sets, got a big opportunity to create a towering structure on a tight deadline for the 50th anniversary tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Jesus Christ Superstar.” But there was one problem: He had no place to build it. That’s when he turned to […]