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  • Clemson University College of Education recognizes excellence among students, cooperating teachers

    April 27, 2020

    The Clemson University College of Education has recognized students. cooperating teachers and community partners across a variety of categories. Student Teachers of the Year Lily Franklin – Early Childhood Education Student Teacher of the Year Hannah Cummings – Elementary Education Student Teacher of the Year Taylor Barkley – Secondary Education Student Teacher of the Year […]

  • Jil Littlejohn speaks to attendees at the Women's Leadership Conference in March 2020

    Clemson’s Women’s Leadership Conference pushes attendees to strive for “Nothing Less”

    April 27, 2020

    Since 2006, the Women’s Leadership Conference at Clemson has fostered dialogues centered around building capacity in women’s leadership through encouraging engagement in the leadership process. Destiny Mathews, one of the students with a leadership role in the conference this past year, is especially passionate about women’s rights and leadership. “As a woman of color, it […]

  • Spring 2020 Student Feature: Evan Livingston

    April 27, 2020

    As students in the College of Education adapt to online instruction in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have reached out to them to see how they’re adjusting to this new mode of learning. They’re telling us what works and what doesn’t as far as learning strategies online, and what they’re taking away from […]

  • Student teaching during a pandemic

    April 23, 2020

    How Clemson’s College of Education, its student teachers and numerous partner districts adapted to COVID-19 When the COVID-19 pandemic caused Powdersville High School to move all instruction online in early March, the school’s educators operated under the assumption that most others in the state did: this would be temporary, and they would be back in […]

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    Clemson soil scientist recognized for scholarship with early-career award

    April 23, 2020

    Clemson – The CAREER program issues grants to early-career faculty who demonstrate intellectual merit and the potential to create broader impacts beyond the lab. The program represents the foundation’s mission to encourage integration of research and education at universities in the U.S. To be eligible for a CAREER award, an applicant must submit an integrative […]

  • Graduate student keeps camp magic alive for children of front line COVID-19 workers

    April 21, 2020

    It’s a stressful time to be providing an essential service in the front lines, whether it’s in the medical field, as a first responder or working at a grocery store. With schools and other services being closed to prevent the spread of coronavirus, many parents are scrambling to find somewhere safe for their children to […]

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    College of Education offers certificate of online teaching

    April 20, 2020

    The importance of online teaching is more important now than ever. The College of Education recognizes the prevalence of online teaching and learning and is now offering a four-course Certificate of Online Teaching. The certificate addresses foundational concepts such as instructional design and development, strategies to enhance engagement and cognition, and effectively collecting and analyzing […]

  • Clemson provides support to tornado-affected faculty and staff

    April 15, 2020

    Following Monday’s terrible storms, which caused a swath of damage to the Upstate community, University leadership has been conducting assessments to determine the full impact on faculty and staff.  Some employees’ homes sustained damage, and others lost everything.  Additionally, some faculty and staff continue to be without power and cannot perform their job duties from home. Supervisors have been urged to exercise flexibility with both […]

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    Clemson’s Sonoco FRESH initiative awards four research grants

    April 15, 2020

    The Sonoco FRESH initiative at Clemson University has awarded four research grants to professors who are addressing issues regarding food waste. In the U.S. alone, food waste is estimated at 40% across the food chain.

  • Employee parking fee reimbursements to faculty and staff underway

    April 15, 2020

    Over the next few weeks, faculty and staff who did not use the payroll deduction service to pay for their parking fee will receive a refund. Those employees will receive an email with the subject line ‘ACH Funds Transfer Notice’. Upon opening this email, recipients will be advised of the specific amount being deposited in […]

  • Clemson Family steps up to support employees, students with COVID-19 emergency funds

    April 15, 2020

    The Clemson Family is stepping up to help employees and students who face financial emergencies due to the COVID-19 pandemic. President Jim Clements announced the creation of the employee and student emergency funds Friday in message to students, faculty and staff. He also announced that donations to support the funds could be made through the […]

  • Picture of a family making homemade masks to protect against the spread of COVID-19

    Making and donating cloth masks; one family’s response

    April 15, 2020

    Recently the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended wearing a cloth face cover to prevent the spread of the virus, and published its guidance Use of Cloth Face Coverings to Slow the Spread of COVID-19. The cloth face coverings recommended are not surgical masks or N-95 respirators.  Those are critical supplies that must […]

  • Home office guidance; printers and cell phones

    April 15, 2020

    Working from home isn’t the easiest thing to do, but it can highlight some opportunities too. For example, when a printer was right down the hall, how many times did you print a document only to leave it forgotten on the copier machine? In the age of e-signatures and online document sharing, no longer is there such a significant need to produce hardcopies for a number of document […]

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    Human Resources debuts weekly #CUStayConnected newsletter

    April 14, 2020

    The Office of Human Resources is launching the inaugural edition of #CUStayConnected, a weekly newsletter dedicated to providing outreach and engagement resources for faculty and staff. Inspired by the campaign #CUStayConnected created to bring Clemson students together, the newsletter aims to do the same for faculty and staff. Ashley Strickland, talent and organizational specialist for the […]

  • Clemson Votes: Teaching students to engage in the democratic process

    April 14, 2020

    Since last year, a group of faculty, staff and students has been working to increase Clemson University students’ engagement with the nation’s democratic processes. They want to encourage them to respond to the Census 2020 campaign, register to vote and actually turn out to vote this November. While data show Clemson students have registered to […]