Connie Robinson and Luke Chwala have been named liaisons to LGBTQ+ students, faculty and staff in the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities. The campus-wide Liaison Program designates point persons in the colleges and other offices to provide support for the LGBTQ+ community at Clemson University. “I offer a space for students, faculty and staff […]
Former St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay man to play in the NFL, will cap Clemson University’s Black History Month when he gives the keynote address at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, in the Class of 1944 Visitors Center Auditorium. Sam was a University of Missouri football star primed for an […]
For faculty member and Associate Librarian Derek Wilmott, the Clemson Family means inclusion. “The Clemson Family is a way of thinking that encourages all of us to highlight our cultures’ best attributes inside the larger community we call Clemson University. I find it very engaging that this is one of our University’s core values,” said […]
Last month, a group of students led by Clemson faculty took part in the University’s first study abroad program in Cuba. The program studied the intersections of tourism and society from the historic to the modern. It also applied a critical lens to how the travel and tourism industry interfaced with social structures and norms […]
Clemson University will celebrate its diverse cultures at the 26th annual International Festival from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 7, on Bowman Field.
Clemson’s Pride events kick off at the end of March. The Gantt Multicultural Center, along with a committee made up of faculty, staff and students, will host a variety of celebratory and educational events.
Through his work, this award-winning Tiger wants to support a campus environment where people feel valued, respected and committed to creating positive change. Meet Jerad Green.
Following in her father's footsteps, NBC News and MSNBC legal analyst, Maya Wiley will deliver the keynote address for Clemson's MLK Commemorative Service. Wiley's specialties include law, policy analysis, strategy development, race communications, negotiation, leadership and capacity development, training and facilitation, and alliance-building.
Clemson University joins the nation in celebrating Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month through Oct. 15. A highlight will be a visit from civil rights activist Christine Chavez, granddaughter of Cesar Chavez, the co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers.
As a student, this Tiger was on track to become a CPA. That was until her involvement in Student Affairs led her in another direction. Today, she helps students understand themselves, their identities and cultures and use that information to learn about others. Meet Kendra Stewart-Tillman. Title: Director for diversity and inclusion, Harvey and Lucinda […]
Clemson University will celebrate the diverse cultures on campus Sunday at the annual International Festival. From noon to 4 p.m. on Bowman Field there will be food, entertainment, games and other activities from the countries represented at Clemson.
Clemson University is sponsoring a series of events to celebrate Black History Month, including a night focused on spoken word artistry, a cultural dance presentation, dining nights and an address by nationally known author Lawrence Ross. The community is invited to participate.
On the day dedicated to his memory, there is no better time to pause and reflect on what we have learned from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Though it may be impossible to adequately describe the scope of change effected by his leadership, his legacy has made a permanent impression on the people who are […]
Two Clemson University alumni whose determination has helped them become successful will be featured in a discussion Thursday as part of Disability Diversity Awareness Day at Clemson.
With a focus on creating more opportunities for students and the campus community to engage across identities, the new Harvey and Lucinda Gantt Multicultural Center is getting ready to open in the University Union.