Just over a month has passed since President Jim Clements made the difficult, yet understandable decision to publicly announce the University’s cancellation of Homecoming activities. “Homecoming is an exciting time for our students and alumni and it represents many of the best aspects of the Clemson experience,” Clements wrote in a weekly message on September […]
The world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, looked different this year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Locally, instead of gathering for a large in-person event in Anderson, individuals and small groups walked on sidewalks, tracks and trails wherever they chose on Saturday, October 10.
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every facet of the Clemson experience for students. In fact, you would be hard-pressed to find an area of campus life that has not undertaken significant changes as a result of this unprecedented situation. Clemson Dining is a perfect example. Following a gradual reintegration of services during Move-In Week […]
Clemson University Police Department (CUPD) has been selected to join the Active Bystandership for Law Enforcement (ABLE) Project, Georgetown University Law Center’s national training and support initiative for U.S. law enforcement agencies committed to building a culture of peer intervention that prevents harm. By demonstrating agency commitment to transformational reform with support from community partners […]
Citing a desire to offer “as many recreational opportunities as possible,” Campus Recreation is in the process of implementing a Fall semester plan throughout its two primary facilities — Swann Fitness Center at Fike and Douthit Hills Fitness Center. Access will be limited to students and employees to appropriately reduce the number of individuals coming to […]
Clemson students will be provided two free face coverings as part of the University’s commitment to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Face covering distribution has taken place the past several weeks at the Snow Family Outdoor Fitness and Wellness Complex and will move to several on-campus options in conjunction with the start of in-person learning […]
For the first time in more than six months, Clemson University is starting to feel like “normal” again. First-year students have moved into campus residences the past few days and by the end of the week more than 6,000 students altogether will have populated main campus — all eager to enjoy a taste of the Clemson […]
The resumption of in-person instruction is set for Monday, Sept. 21. As students adjust to new routines and physical distancing measures that have been put in place throughout campus, the availability of study space is naturally one of the most pressing topics. Study space capacities have been altered because of the need to reduce density […]
As part of Clemson’s plan to promote a safe return to in-person instruction and on-campus activities beginning Sept. 21, the University will require all students on its main campus to receive a negative COVID-19 test result prior to returning to the classroom and campus.
As the University continues preparation for residential move-in beginning Sept. 11 and in anticipation of in-person classes resuming Sept. 21, the below guidelines for testing requirements have been established. OFF-CAMPUS STUDENTS IN CLEMSON AREA Off-campus students living in the Clemson area at this time are highly encouraged to have COVID testing completed as soon as possible to provide the University […]
Behind the efforts of leaders within student government, Clemson University established a community pledge for the 2020-21 academic year. The voluntary pledge represents a commitment to uphold the University’s core values, build an inclusive community for all and adhere to health and safety directives to successfully navigate what will be a unique year. Ashlea Willis, […]
With the guidance and expertise of internal and external public health experts, Clemson officials have established procedures and guidelines for testing students prior to their return for the Fall semester. The overarching priority of the University’s reopening plan remains the health and safety of the Clemson community. The accepted method of testing for students is a negative polymerase chain […]
Leaders from Clemson University’s undergraduate and graduate student governments took part in a 90-minute virtual town hall on Wednesday, July 29. Jonathan Gundana (Clemson Undergraduate Student Government President), Hunter Bond (Clemson Undergraduate Senate President) and Kaitlyn Samons (Clemson Graduate Student Government President) were among 70 participants who heard from University leaders on a number of […]
CLEMSON — The Class of 1967 Endowment for Veterans Resources met its goal of raising $100,000 by July 1, Clemson University announced today. The endowment was established in 2015 through the Clemson University Foundation to honor the class’s 50th anniversary and to ensure future veterans receive care and support through intentional resources and programs. “We’re serving […]
Clemson University and the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) have teamed up with the goal of creating a national model for student health care and well-being initiatives, focused not only on the immediate needs of the community during the COVID-19 pandemic but also the ongoing health demands of the Clemson student population.