Leadership is in this Tiger’s blood. As early as high school, she refined her leadership and teamwork skills as captain of her high school track team. She made sure players were focused, had the right mindset and exhibited a superior level of effort. As a professional, she used what she learned in high school and college to develop those skills in Clemson athletes and now, as head of the President’s Leadership Institute, she seeks to identify, refine and nurture leadership skills in faculty and staff.
As a Clemson University student, he was shy and did not engage much in the happenings on campus. But Deveraux T. Williams is making up for that now.
Behind every administrator, faculty member and student there's a staff person that helps make them successful, according to Tina White, Clemson's 2015-16 Staff Senate president. This staunch advocate of the university's staff members hands over the leadership gavel on April 19.
Lamont A. Flowers, executive director of the Charles H. Houston Center for the Study of the Black Experience in Education at Clemson University, addressed faculty diversity in higher education in a chapter of a recently released book on diversity, inclusion and positive organizational scholarship. The book, “Positive Organizing in a Global Society: Understanding and Engaging […]
It’s a rare thing to find the perfect job in the perfect setting, but according to Tina White, she has done just that.
The Clemson University Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) will host a Leadership Field Exercise for ROTC units from Furman University, Wofford College and Presbyterian College Thursday-Saturday at Fant’s Grove Training Area in the Clemson Experimental Forest.
As an industrial/organizational psychologist, Dr. Marissa Shuffler uses psychological principles to improve work environments. Her applied research in the field has its focus in leadership, team development and organizational effectiveness. Shuffler teaches undergraduate and graduate level courses in Clemson’s College of Business and Behavioral Science (CBBS). She sought out Clemson because of the University’s sterling […]
With March Madness just around the corner, college hoops fans across the country are gearing up for NCAA basketball — a tournament that comes to life in the stands, among the buzz of the cheering crowd. Whether the passion is basketball, football, baseball, hockey or all of the above, watching a beloved team in person […]
In his role as director of student development at Clemson, Benardo Dargan believes that developing strong student leadership begins by supporting his staff.
When Lauren Fowler received word that she was a candidate for an internship with automaker BMW in Munich, Germany, she realized the required video chat interview, common among college students seeking jobs, would be unlike any previous professional conversation. Though the digital world was second nature to her, Fowler knew the stakes were too high […]
The idea of turning ice into “gold” has taken Josh Luetkemeyer ’15 from a globe-trotting marketing career with the Coca-Cola Company to Clemson University’s MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program. Referred to by the initials MBAe, this unique academic program has been designed to attract spirited individualists who wish to thoroughly explore the entrepreneurial side […]
Fueled by boundless energy, innovative ideas, and a collaborative spirit, Catie Rabun ’08 has, in less than a year, helped set her hometown of Aiken, South Carolina on an economic growth trajectory that is transforming the city’s downtown from under-utilized to vibrant. Meandering through downtown Aiken, Rabun can feel the buzz of excitement — new […]
The College of Business and Behavioral Science is proud to announce the launch of the entrepreneurship living-learning community — Clemson IDEAS (Innovation, Design and Entrepreneurship Among Students). Clemson IDEAS is the university’s first living-learning community to incorporate entrepreneurship and open the experience to all Clemson University students who wish to pursue entrepreneurial endeavors while attending school. […]
He described it as “the toughest job, you will ever love.” Despite the challenges, outgoing Faculty Senate president Kelly Smith reported that it has been a “very good year for shared governance at Clemson.” Additionally, Smith said that he is very happy with the new president, Jim Clements. “Next year will be even better,” he […]
Exciting. That’s the word Angela Nixon used to describe her term as Staff Senate president. The lifelong Tiger, who jokingly admitted that she didn’t know what she was getting herself into as senate leader, proved her stripes this year as an advocate for the University’s approximately 2,500 staff. Under Nixon’s leadership, the Staff Senate had […]