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  • Members of the December 2019 student veteran graduating class were honored in a special ceremony in Hendrix Student Center on Wednesday, Dec. 18.

    Clemson honors December 2019 student veteran graduates in “Hail and Farewell” ceremony

    December 19, 2019

    December graduates from Clemson University’s student veteran population were honored Wednesday afternoon in an annual “Hail and Farewell” ceremony inside the Hendrix Student Center. Nine students were presented red, white and blue cords to place over their graduation gear. The graduates also received a letter from President Jim Clements and a special challenge coin featuring […]

  • A black and white photo of a man in WWII Army uniform and helmet

    Chronicle of a tank platoon: Rare collection of WWII photographs, documents donated to Clemson archives

    November 11, 2019

    U.S. Army Capt. William Cline was a lot of things: husband, father, proud Clemson Tiger, war hero and – thankfully for future generations of Clemson students and researchers — a meticulous cataloger and avid photographer.

  • A Marine in dress uniform stands with arms behind his back, a large Clemson Tiger paw attached to Memorial Stadium behind him, over his shoulder

    Clemson University shares Military Friendly Employer designation with iconic institutions like Amazon

    September 3, 2019

    Clemson University has been named a 2020 Military Friendly Employer, a designation awarded to employers whose commitment to serving the military and veteran community is comprehensive in scope and meaningful in terms of actual outcomes and impact; from hiring and career advancement to customer service and charitable investment. Out of more than 8,800 applicants Clemson […]

  • Dean Wendy York presents symbolic package of videos at Library of Congress

    Clemson’s military history saluted at Library of Congress event

    June 4, 2019

    Clemson University’s rich military history was front and center in the nation’s capital recently when videos of veterans’ military service remembrances were presented to the Library of Congress. At a Baltimore-Washington Alumni Club event in Washington, D.C., College of Business Dean Wendy York added 25 veteran interviews to the Library of Congress’ collection of more […]

  • Scroll of Honor Tigers

    Clemson’s Scroll of Honor website features new look, enhanced capabilities

    May 21, 2019

    Clemson University’s Scroll of Honor Memorial occupies a highly visible plot of ground directly across the street from Memorial Stadium.  The memorial is in the form of a barrow ringed with stones upon which are engraved the names of 493 alumni who died on active military service.  While the memorial stands as a steady, silent tribute to these heroes, its companion, a comprehensive website, has recently undergone a major renovation.

  • Cadets raise the U.S. flag at the Scroll of Honor Memorial.

    Community Memorial Day service scheduled at Clemson University Scroll of Honor

    May 21, 2019

    The Clemson Corps will host a community-wide Memorial Day service honoring America’s military dead from all wars on Sunday, May 26, at Clemson University’s Scroll of Honor Memorial. This year’s ceremony, which will begin at 4 p.m., recognizes the 75th anniversary of World War II’s D-Day landings.

  • Dave Lyle kneels by the Scroll of Honor.

    A Labor of Love

    December 14, 2018

    David Lyle donates his time, as well as his resources, to honor Clemson University students – past and present – who also felt called to serve their country.

  • Clemson community Memorial Day service scheduled at Scroll of Honor

    May 21, 2018

    The Clemson Corps will host a community-wide service honoring America’s military dead from all wars on Sunday at Clemson University’s Scroll of Honor Memorial. Retired Army Chaplain (Col.) Dave West will speak at the ceremony, which begins at 4 p.m.

  • Two names to be added to Clemson’s Scroll of Honor in Memorial Day ceremony

    May 23, 2017

    Two names will be added to Clemson University’s Scroll of Honor — the monument that recognizes Clemson alumni who died on active military service — in a Memorial Day ceremony at 4 p.m. Sunday.

  • Memorial Day service will feature patriotic songs, 21-gun salute

    May 19, 2015

    Clemson University will hold a Memorial Day service honoring those who have fallen in service to the nation at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Scroll of Honor Memorial on Williamson Road directly across from Memorial Stadium.