Learning how to learn is difficult for many, but Billie Meacham seems to have a handle on how to make it easier for Clemson economics students. A senior who majors in marketing and minors in economics, is a peer tutor for the Academic Success Center, and recently was recognized as the national Peer Tutor of the Year by the national Association for the Tutoring Profession.
As an undergraduate, Leah Kitashima witnessed a behavior that had become what she felt was far too prevalent among fellow students.
Federal Trade Commissioner Joshua D. Wright will speak at Clemson University at 4 p.m. Thursday. Sponsored by the Clemson Information Economy Project, the lecture and question-and-answer session will be held at 100 Holtzendorff Hall and is open to the public.
The late Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis argued that publicity was a “remedy for social and industrial diseases. Sunlight is said to be the best of disinfectants.” Looking for ways to fight social and industrial corruption, the federal government enacted The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) in 1966. Over the past sixty years, many states […]
Clemson student Stephen Smallwood is one of more than 100 veterans in Clemson's student body. He is completing his degree at Clemson through the Army's Green to Gold Active Duty Option program, which allows active-duty soldiers to attend college and earn a commission as an Army officer.
The Internet can’t innovate living under the rules of a 1970s telephone company. “The Internet revolution has ended just as surprisingly as it began,” writes Professor Lawrence Lessig. “None expected the explosion of creativity that the network produced; few expected that explosion to collapse as quickly and profoundly as it has.” This dirge captures the […]
Clifford S. Asness, leading investment commentator for CNBC and The Wall Street Journal, will be featured on an economic panel hosted by Clemson University President James P. Clements and the College of Business and Behavioral Science at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, in Greenville ONE.
Clemson University economics professor Thomas Hazlett will participate Thursday on a Federal Communications Commission panel on the “Economics of Broadband: Market Successes and Market Failures.”
Clemson University economics Ph.D. candidate Anna Chorniy was invited to attend the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting on Economics Sciences this month in Lindau, Germany.
To his long list of Clemson University roles – from student to Clemson Dad – Professor Emeritus and BB&T Scholar of Economics Bobby McCormick will now add the title of interim dean of the College of Business and Behavioral Science, effective July 16. McCormick will succeed Charles Watt, who is taking on a new assignment as founding director of the Watt Family Innovation Center, currently under construction.
Another year draws to a close as the graduating class of 2014 steps out of the Clemson scene and brings their potential to new jobs, graduate programs and other opportunities. On May 9, approximately 3,282 graduates will obtain their undergraduate and graduate degrees, showing the world that they’re ready to take on new challenges.
Economics major Sean Friend wanted to go to college in Belgium and the Netherlands, so he chose Clemson University.