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  • Maira Patino 4

    All roads lead to Clemson for doctoral fellowship award recipient

    September 17, 2020

    Maira Patino’s life was changed by her first experience with outdoor recreation – a hiking trip to Colorado when she was 14 years old. “I went as part of a youth outreach program in a small suburb by Chicago right before my freshman year of high school and honestly didn’t know what hiking was until […]

  • Jeremy Kröber, Assistant Director of Operations at Clemson MBA

    Jeremy Kröber helps lead the frontier of online learning at Clemson MBA

    August 24, 2020

    Now more than ever, the world is relying on digital technologies to stay connected. While educational institutions race to implement online learning solutions, Clemson University’s MBA Program remains ahead of the curve in large part thanks to the efforts of Assistant Director of Operations, Jeremy Kröber. Jeremy has been with Clemson MBA since 2011. He […]

  • Three Fulbright students chose the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities for their graduate studies

    August 12, 2020

    Three Fulbright students from three different countries have come to the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities to complete their graduate studies. All share a similar goal: They’re motivated by the desire to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others. Adi Vosawale Lesuma plans to return home to Fiji after graduation and take […]

  • Meet Luis Santiago, a Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management alumnus who graduated with his master’s degree in 2017

    CBSHS Alumni Spotlight: Luis Santiago, a Maryland recreation specialist

    June 23, 2020

    Meet Luis Santiago, a Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management alumnus who graduated with his master’s degree in 2017. He’s always had a passion for helping people and as a therapeutic recreation specialist with the Maryland National Capital Parks and Planning Commission, he’s getting to do just that. Q: What is your typical day/week […]

  • Ingrid Nyonza Nyakabwa has extensive experience in conservation and tourism management in Uganda.

    Clemson graduate student wins academic excellence award, blazes new trail in wildlife conservation

    May 26, 2020

    A Ph.D. candidate in the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences has been awarded the Frankie O. Felder Graduate Student Award of Excellence for persistence and academic excellence. The award recognizes Ingrid Nyonza Nyakabwa, a Ph.D. candidate in the Clemson’s Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management Department, as a trailblazing graduate student who faces challenges […]

  • A young women smiles as she stands in front of a flower bush in an academic cap, hijab and gown for a graduation photo.

    Altwam named Clemson’s first Madison Fellow

    May 20, 2020

    Clemson, South Carolina – Clemson University graduate Amani Altwam has been awarded a James Madison Fellowship by the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation of Alexandria, Virginia. She is the first Madison Fellow for Clemson University and the only one for South Carolina. “I am incredibly honored to be selected for the Madison because they typically […]

  • 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 […]

  • Kaitlyn Samons, left, with Senior Associate Dean of Student Kimberly Poole at the 2020 Student Affairs Gala. Samons is president of Graduate Student Government.

    Clemson’s Graduate Student Government works vigorously to make the outcome of online learning as successful as possible amid COVID-19

    April 17, 2020

    While Tillman Hall stands tall, the jovial energy once felt on Bowman field is eerily missing. Students search for a voice as their school spirit remains, but the reflection pond glistens in silence. The campus is empty, but the desire to learn and the concern for education remains strong for Clemson students during this global […]

  • Ilya Safro

    Combining the best of quantum computing and classical computing

    April 13, 2020

    Ilya Safro of Clemson University is working to create algorithms that combine the best of quantum computing and classical computing, a hybrid that could put quantum hardware a step closer to solving real-life problems. No one yet knows whether it will be possible to solve practical problems with quantum computers, a technology that for certain […]

  • ONLINE INSTRUCTION COVID-19 UPDATE

    Clemson online instruction through end of spring semester; all events suspended

    March 19, 2020

    To the Clemson Community: These are challenging times unlike anything I have seen in more than 30 years of working in higher education. I know many of you are concerned about your health, and the health of your loved ones – we are, too. In fact, every decision we have made over the past few […]

  • Melissa Munoz in Colombia

    Clemson PhD student in horticulture takes international stage for third consecutive year

    March 12, 2020

    Melissa Muñoz, a doctoral student and research assistant with the Plant and Environmental Sciences department at Clemson University, left her mark at the 2019 Siflor International Symposium of Horticulture in Quito, Ecuador, by presenting on her rose crop and Botrytis fungus research for the third consecutive year. The two previous years, Muñoz presented at the […]

  • Kalyan Piratla (right) and Ph.D. student Harshit Shukla demonstrate their research at a facility off Hugo Drive about a mile from Clemson University's main campus.

    Kalyan Piratla wins national award for early-career professionals

    March 3, 2020

    Kalyan Piratla opened a laptop computer while civil engineering Ph.D. student Harshit Shukla squatted next to a PVC pipe installed in a shallow trench about a mile from Clemson University’s main campus. Piratla and Shukla were demonstrating research that could allow utilities to continuously monitor water pipelines for leaks in near real-time without having to […]

  • College of Education alumna turned graduate student finds her path in mental health counseling

    February 3, 2020

    There’s a reason Elizabeth McAfee became the go-to teacher during recess for students who needed to talk about their emotions or managing their anger. A well-developed sense of empathy is in her blood. Her father is the fourth-generation McAfee to serve as director of Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes, so she didn’t just grow up around […]

  • College of Education establishes award for graduate students in Teaching and Learning master’s program

    January 6, 2020

    Clemson’s College of Education has established the Teaching and Learning Online M.Ed. Award to recognize exemplary educators who show evidence and potential as a leader in their field. Leadership in the college’s teaching and learning department has recognized one graduate student from each of the M.Ed. program’s three specializations with the award. According to Cynthia […]

  • Business Innovation Pawdcast

    Clemson MBA Program launches innovation-centric ‘Pawdcast’

    November 18, 2019

    The Business of Innovation Pawdcast connects listeners with leading entrepreneurs and innovators who share their stories of bridging the gap between creative ideas and gaining business results. Each episode introduces leaders, entrepreneurs and educators who offer real-world advice and enlightening conversations about their career journeys.