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  • Eric Lapin participating in a video interview

    Eric Lapin is using his PLI experience to incorporate arts into Clemson’s larger mission

    March 3, 2020

    Eric Lapin sees his participation in this year’s President’s Leadership Institute (PLI) as a natural extension of the work he was doing to earn his Clemson Ph.D. He is using his PLI experience to find ways to incorporate the arts into the larger mission of Clemson University.

  • President’s Leadership Institute nominations sought

    February 17, 2020

    The President’s Leadership Institute (PLI) is an exciting opportunity for emerging, high-potential and high-performing members of the faculty and staff of Clemson University. Each PLI cohort is comprised of 25 faculty and staff members from across the University. These individuals have demonstrated exceptional performance in their respective areas. If you would like to nominate a […]

  • Phebe Davis-Culler

    How Phebe Davis-Culler’s PLI experience is shaping her teaching

    January 30, 2020

    Phebe Davis-Culler is a member of the President’s Leadership Institute (PLI) – a program in its fourth year. Davis-Culler is leveraging PLI’s intense study of leadership skill development to enrich her students’ Clemson experience. Explore the video to learn how Davis-Culler is taking her student engagement to new heights. Phebe Davis-Culler is an assistant clinical professor of […]

  • Photo of Jim Grieger

    Jim Grieger named executive director, enterprise environmental health and safety

    December 19, 2019

    Jim Grieger, CIH, CSP, CHMM, has been named Clemson University’s executive director, enterprise environmental health and safety, effective Jan. 1, 2020. Grieger will report to Tony Wagner, executive vice president of finance and operations, and he will develop, lead and execute strategic plans to ensure Clemson has a comprehensive environmental health and safety program with […]

  • Photo of Rick Petillo

    Rick Petillo named chief financial officer

    December 19, 2019

    Rick Petillo has been named chief financial officer, effective Jan. 2, 2020. Clemson’s Office of Human Resources and a search committee provided an exhaustive review of the significant number of applicants the national search prompted. Chaired by Lisa Knox, director of strategy and operations for the Division of Finance and Operations, the search committee was comprised […]

  • Group picture of EELI class with President James Clements and Kenston Griffin.

    Clemson Extension leadership program launches second phase

    September 26, 2019

    An initiative aimed at grooming future Clemson Cooperative Extension Service leaders began the second phase of the development program, Extension Emerging Leadership Initiative, which aims to actively engage the class members in problem solving, team building and other activities that allow them to grow as leaders.

  • A man peers at the camera from behind a shelf holding glass containters

    Meet a Tiger: Hugo Sanabria, associate professor of physics and astronomy

    September 23, 2019

    Hugo Sanabria looks into the smallest places to find answers to life’s biggest questions. An associate professor doing research in biophysics, Sanabria joined Clemson’s physics and astronomy department in 2014 and went about designing and building a microscope that could zoom in to a single molecule and measure its movement in time and space.

  • 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 […]

  • A woman wearing a white dress and blue cardigan, shoulder towards camera, trees and bushes in the background

    Meet a Tiger: Latoya Daniels, HR strategic consultant

    August 27, 2019

    There are people who navigate the hustle, bustle and social media tussles of life today with grace. People who exist on a calm plane that can provide respite and safe harbor for others. Latoya Daniels is one of those people, and she was able to hone this skill while adding to it an array of […]

  • 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 […]