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    Apply today: TIGERS Advance trains faculty Trailblazers to support gender and racial equity at Clemson

    August 18, 2020

    Clemson’s TIGERS Advance program, which aims to improve gender and racial equity at the University, is recruiting for its fourth Trailblazers class. Trailblazers is an academic year program for all faculty that focuses on developing gender equity in leadership. Participants engage in action research leadership projects and developing leadership skills. Trailblazers is one of the initiatives […]

  • John Gressette, pictured alongside President Jim Clements and his parents from Move-In Day 2017, currently serves as president of the Interfraternity Council at Clemson.

    Student Affairs Talk: John Gressette

    July 9, 2020

    Editor’s note: This is the latest installment of the “Student Affairs Talk” podcast for 2019-20. Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. Our next guest in the summer 2020 series is John Gressette, a senior from Columbia, South Carolina. — John Gressette applied to other […]

  • Clemson students will be able to connect with a number of virtual engagement opportunities this summer through the Division of Student Affairs.

    Virtual programming opportunities this summer through Student Affairs

    May 28, 2020

    Clemson University recently announced a plan to enter into a phased reopening on June 1. But even with the announcement, main campus won’t see its typical level of summer activity for quite some time. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, university departments have been busy adjusting how they deliver services and the types of programs they […]

  • Lisa Bona, director of Student Affairs Business Operations, at a 2019 event in Hendrix Student Center

    Student Affairs staff conclude Experience: IMPACT series virtually

    May 4, 2020

    A couple of years ago, leadership within the Division of Student Affairs identified core themes as part of its strategic planning process. Theme identification was part of the division’s ongoing effort to better define its scope in support of the university’s goals as an institution. The four areas that resulted were health, safety and wellness, […]

  • 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 […]

  • Students take part in a U-NITES! trivia night event in the Barnes Center during the spring semester. On-campus social programming is a major focus of the Center for Student Leadership and Engagement.

    Center for Student Leadership and Engagement aims to create holistic experience for Clemson students

    April 22, 2020

    It was a quiet February morning in Clemson when members of the Vice President’s Executive Council — a group of advisors for the Division of Student Affairs — sat around a table in the Andy Quattlebaum Outdoor Education Center and listened intently as university staff provided updates for discussion on a number of important areas. Central […]

  • New CUSG leaders Emma Canedo and Jonathan Gundana in front of Tillman Hall in 2021

    Clemson students elect new undergraduate government leaders

    March 25, 2020

    Jonathan Gundana and Emma Canedo, a dedicated duo, have been elected Clemson University Student Government (CUSG) president and vice president, respectively. Gundana hails from Fountain Inn, South Carolina while Canedo is from Alpharetta, Georgia. Gundana and Canedo are active Clemson students with widespread involvement in leadership and general member positions. After two intern rotations at […]

  • Jason White and other Clemson students enjoyed an alternative break trip to the Dominican Republic in December 2019.

    Alternative Break trip to Dominican Republic creates impactful memories on group of Clemson students

    March 2, 2020

    During a season where kids are dreaming of fancy new toys under the tree, junior criminal justice major Jason White created amusement from something a bit simpler — a nail tapped into the ground. For local children from the Dominican Republic, the nail combined with a few rubber bands transformed into a rough version of […]

  • Student organization registration under way

    January 15, 2020

    Annual registration and funding requests for all student organizations is now underway! The process for registering a student organization formally opened within the TigerQuest portal on Monday, Jan. 13 and will close on Friday, Feb. 7. As a faculty or staff advisor, it is important to reiterate to members of a student organization that registration […]

  • Madison Bolick, a construction science and management major from the class of 2020, in front of Cooper Library and the amphitheater.

    Student Affairs Talk: Madison Bolick

    January 12, 2020

    Editor’s note: This is the latest installment of the “Student Affairs Talk” podcast for 2019-20. Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Madison Bolick, a senior construction science and management major from Greenville, South Carolina. — Madison Bolick knew she […]

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    Conversation With A Leader: Martine LaBerge leads Clemson University bioengineering to new heights

    November 15, 2019

    Martine LaBerge said that in her 17 years leading Clemson University’s bioengineering department, she has learned something about leadership that she passes on to colleagues who are just starting down the same path. “I tell them it’s all about people,” she said. “You get people aligned under one roof to believe in one brand and […]

  • Vice President for Student Affairs Almeda Jacks

    Student Affairs Talk: Almeda Jacks

    October 24, 2019

    Editor’s note: This is the latest installment of the “Student Affairs Talk” podcast for 2019-20. Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Almeda Jacks, vice president for Student Affairs. She announced her retirement after more than 40 years of service […]

  • 2019 President’s Leadership Institute: Meet the staff

    August 27, 2019

    The fourth cohort of the President’s Leadership Institute began this month, with 25 faculty and staff members participating in the prestigious nine-month leadership development program. Introduced by President Jim Clements in 2016, each year’s PLI exposes Clemson’s faculty and staff to all aspects of the University’s operations, presents opportunities to interact with senior leaders and […]

  • Kathy Hobgood of University Housing & Dining with President James P. Clements at PLI graduation in May 2019.

    Broader perspective: A look into Kathy Hobgood’s PLI experience

    June 3, 2019

    As assistant vice president for University Housing & Dining, Kathy Bush Hobgood was worried she wouldn’t be able to fully participate. Worried time just wouldn’t allow her to fully take advantage of all that was being offered. Such is life when you’re in charge of managing one of Clemson’s largest departments — one charged with housing […]