Robert Tinsley was admittedly nervous. After all, there he was riding in one of two 15-passenger vans amid a group of strangers he’d only “met” through a group chat. “I thought to myself, ‘What have I done?’” said Tinsley, a junior marketing major at Clemson University. “But it turned out to be the best thing […]
As assistant vice president for University Housing & Dining, Kathy Bush Hobgood was worried she wouldn’t be able to fully participate. Worried time just wouldn’t allow her to fully take advantage of all that was being offered. Such is life when you’re in charge of managing one of Clemson’s largest departments — one charged with housing […]
Kappa Delta of Clemson University has partnered with Prisma Health Upstate to provide community education and collect items for newborn supportive environmental care kits as part of a $10,000 KiDs grant awarded to its chapter and that of two other Upstate institutions, Furman University and Wofford College.
CLEMSON — Students affiliated with the 46 organizations recognized through the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life excelled inside and outside of the classroom during the 2018 fall semester, according to an annual community report. “I am very pleased to see the hard work done by our students result in tremendous success in and out of […]
Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our series of “Student Affairs Talk” podcasts. 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 Kate Radford, associate director for Student Involvement & Leadership. — When Kate Radford was perusing potential […]
For the third year, Clemson Hope, a Clemson University student-led nonprofit, wrapped and delivered more than 1,100 Christmas presents for children at two local elementary schools as part of their Adopt-A-Classroom campaign.
The College of Business puts a strong emphasis on service as part of its learning experience, and nowhere is it better displayed than by Business 1010 students. The introductory class required of all business majors, includes a four-hour commitment to community service from each student. In an average school year, that amounts to an infusion […]
The kindness of Clemson University students was on full display last week as volunteers for Clemson Hope, a student-led nonprofit, wrapped more than 1,100 Christmas presents to deliver to two local elementary schools. It was part of their Adopt-A-Classroom campaign to bring cheer to children who may not receive gifts this holiday season.
Several groups of Clemson University students are set to take part in a second annual day of service known as The Big Event, powered by ScanSource, on Friday. The event, a joint partnership between Campus Activities and Events, Fraternity and Sorority Life and University Housing and Dining, will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The annual Habitat for Humanity homecoming build on Bowman is about more than building a house, it's about building a home!
Two years ago, Clemson University’s Division of Student Affairs created the Office of Advocacy and Success. At its core, the office works to inspire an individual sense of belonging, student success and retention. It collaborates with students, families, campus and community partners, faculty and staff to empower Clemson students to achieve academic and personal success. […]
Students in several Clemson University organizations are taking spring break trips next week, but they won’t be going to the beach. They’ll be spending their time off volunteering to help others.
Volunteers will come together to help clean up the Clemson University campus Wednesday on the annual Solid Green Day.
Clemson University students and volunteers have begun construction on a Habitat for Humanity house on Bowman Field. It's the 23rd year of the community service project.
Spring break usually means beaches and relaxation for college students, but for hundreds of students at Clemson University, spring break is a chance to do something more. This year, several student organizations will be sending their members across the world to do service projects that range from building schools to health care initiatives.