CLEMSON — Matthew Prisco has been named 2018 Clemson University Police Officer of the Year, as announced by Associate Vice President for Public Safety and Chief of Police Greg Mullen. Prisco was recognized at a county-wide banquet recently and during an internal CUPD meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 19. “We’re glad to recognize Matthew for his […]
2018 has been a truly remarkable year at Clemson University. We welcomed new faces, opened new facilities, made major strides in academics and research, and received recognition from reputable organizations across the globe. To recognize the great work that we’ve accomplished together, we’re sharing some of our top faculty and staff stories that shaped our […]
Clemson University Alumni Distinguished Professor of Wildlife Ecology J. Drew Lanham will be honored by the National Audubon Society with one of its top conservation awards at its annual gala in New York City on Feb. 7, 2019.
CLEMSON — Victoria Graham and Ty Robinson have earned top student veteran honors for the 2018 fall semester. Brennan Beck, Clemson’s director of military and veteran engagement, made the announcement this week. Both students are part of the VA work-study program and help staff the Student Veteran Center, which opened this semester in Vickery Hall. “I’m […]
Clemson University physicist Apparao Rao has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
An entire division’s worth of employees descended on the ballrooms inside Hendrix Student Center to celebrate the past year at the annual Student Affairs Winter Social on Thursday. Following a catered breakfast courtesy of Aramark, Vice President Almeda Jacks led a short program that began with the recognizing of the top employees and team of […]
Two members of Clemson University’s renowned Central Spirit student organization were chosen to represent the school at the 28th edition of The Home Depot College Football Awards Thursday in Atlanta. Abby Eubanks and Cambridge Gamble will attend the annual event, which will be shown live on ESPN at 7 p.m. from the College Football Hall of Fame. Clemson is a semifinalist for the Taco Bell Live Más Student Section of the Year, along with LSU, Penn State and Texas A&M.
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CLEMSON — Several staff members from Clemson University were honored this past weekend with awards from the South Carolina College Personnel Association (SCCPA) for outstanding contributions to student programming and development. The awards were presented during the annual conference held by the Southern Association for College Student Affairs (SACSA) with NASPA Region III and SCCPA in […]
Trudy Mackay, director of Clemson University’s Center for Human Genetics, will be honored in Dublin as the 2018 recipient of Trinity College’s Dawson Prize in Genetics, which is awarded to geneticists of international prominence.
CLEMSON – Carlos D. Garcia, a professor of analytical chemistry in the College of Science’s department of chemistry, has been named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry – one of the highest recognitions for a chemist. The title recognizes Members of the Royal Society of Chemistry who have been in a senior position […]
Clemson University’s turfgrass master Bert McCarty has another honor to add to his slate of accolades. McCarty, a turfgrass science and management professor in the plant and environmental sciences department, will receive the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association during a special ceremony in Myrtle Beach in November.
INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine named Clemson University a recipient of its Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award for the second year in a row. The magazine, which is the oldest and largest publication and website of its kind in higher education, also recognized Clemson as a Diversity Champion and recipient of its first Inspiring Programs in STEM Award.
Clemson University’s PEER & WISE program is receiving the 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education. The Inspiring Programs in STEM Award honors colleges and universities that encourage and assist students from underrepresented groups to enter the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Clemson University Trustee Louis B. Lynn received the Order of the Palmetto, South Carolina’s highest civilian honor, from Gov. Henry McMaster Thursday.