Teaching innovations designed by Clemson professors to help students learn complex subject matter also may help South Carolina citizens solve common problems and learn about the world around them.
Approximately 530 students from middle and high schools throughout South Carolina will come to Clemson University Friday, April 11, to compete in the 35th annual Biology Merit Exam. The event was established in 1979 to give students a “sneak peek” at college life and to experience how science can be fun.
A Clemson University scientist was awarded a two-year, $100,000 grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to find a cure for an infectious disease.
As a professor of entomology at Clemson University, Joe Culin literally notices the little things in life, be it in person or on the big screen. Case in point: How Hollywood portrays insects in films, be it past or present, animation or live-action.
Professor Neeraj Gohad is thinking big about small things. His research on biofouling has the potential to save millions in ship maintenance and exceptionally lowering the usage of fossil fuels for the naval and maritime fleets.
A grant from the National Science Foundation will support a Clemson University scientist’s study of the impact of environmental changes on lucinids, a common species of clam found in Southern coastal marine sediments.
Clemson University scientists are working to determine how neurons are generated, which is vital to providing treatment for neurological disorders like Tuberous Sclerosis Complex.
Running on the platform of reforming general education, Clemson professor Kelly Smith has big plans for his term as senate president. He intends to listen carefully to various ideas about how general education should be changed and then focus on issues that he believes can help positively impact the curriculum; one of which is funding for general education classes.
Chapman is full of stories and experiences. To hear them, all one has to do is ask.
Clemson University researchers are collecting and harvesting enzymes while maintaining the enzyme’s bioactivity. Their work, a new model system that may impact cancer research, is published in the journal Small.
According to Tim Spira, every plant has a story to tell, and the abundant plant life in the southern Appalachian Mountains and the rolling hills of the adjacent Piedmont are especially talkative.