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Stories tagged with "Diversity And Inclusive Excellence Month"

  • A teacher gestures stands at the front of a classroom and gestures to his students

    Clemson certificate program for faculty, staff continues broad initiative to tell University’s complete history

    January 7, 2020

    Clemson University historian Paul Anderson has a passion for history. When he’s in front of a class his enthusiasm is infectious — with energetic gestures, teasing students about the towns they grew up in or the college they attended, and a liberal sprinkling of self-effacing humor and corny jokes. It’s a style that served him […]

  • A woman in an orange dress leans against a railing with a stairway and large foyer behind her.

    Meet a Tiger: Moryah Jackson

    June 25, 2019

    CLEMSON – It was Clemson University’s land grant mission that drew Director of Diversity Education Moryah Jackson to campus. The belief that bettering the lives of its citizens makes South Carolina stronger is one of the driving forces in her life. “I love the work the University is doing across the state and the nation. […]

  • A man holds up a decorative round piece of brass, with dirt all over it and his hands

    Clemson archaeology students return to the earth to reveal the stories of those enslaved on University property

    June 17, 2019

    CLEMSON – Archaeology students and faculty have returned to Fort Hill this summer to carefully brush away layers of dirt in hopes of revealing some of the long-buried stories of Clemson’s complicated past. Students have been meticulously digging into the lush green lawn between the “Shoebox” dorms and the historic Fort Hill property—which was home […]

  • Two people in wheelchairs sit on either side of a racing wheelchair, with a cloudy sky behind them.

    Clemson hosts Southeastern Regional Wheelchair Games

    May 20, 2019

    CLEMSON – Clemson University proudly welcomed athletes from across the country as it hosted the 25th annual Southeastern Regional Wheelchair Games, May 18 and 19. Aside from offering adaptive sport athletes the opportunity to compete, the event aims to stimulate awareness of wheelchair sports, promote the rights of wheelchair competitors in sports and recreation, educate […]

  • Matthew Kirk at Greenville Drive Stadium

    Greenville Business Magazine lists two Clemson staffers among ‘Best and Brightest’

    September 12, 2018

    Clemson University’s Matthew Kirk and Lauren Winkelman-Smith made the list of Greenville Business Magazine’s 2018 “Best & Brightest under 35.”

  • Official portrait of Leslie Hossfeld. photo by Russ Houston at Mississippi State University

    Leslie Hossfeld named dean of Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences

    June 7, 2018

    People and their well-being are at the center of Leslie Hossfeld’s research, and she will bring her expertise and experience to Clemson University. Hossfeld will join the university as dean of the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences (CBSHS) July 1.

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    For two Clemson alums adversity is just another opportunity

    October 7, 2015

    Clemson alums Javis Austin and Richie Parker live by this manta, and they recently encouraged Clemson students to do the same. But it’s not just about giving someone an opportunity; it’s also about preparing yourself for an opportunity, expecting one and then making the most of it.