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  • 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 […]

  • Trinity Scott, a 2019 Orientation ambassador.

    Student Affairs Talk: Trinity Scott

    July 1, 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 Trinity Scott, a senior who serves as an Orientation team leader. — Trinity Scott […]

  • Image of the plyometric area in Douthit Hills Fitness Center

    Student Affairs Talk: Brooke Beidler

    June 25, 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 Campus Recreation’s Brooke Beidler, assistant director for integrated fitness. — In just two years, […]

  • Housing and dining staff preparing for Fall 2020

    June 24, 2020

    As the University has continued its laser focus on a return to campus for Fall 2020, Clemson Home has been hard at work re-envisioning the residential and dining components that will need to shift due to COVID-19. “Our mission has always been to create supportive and challenging environments that enrich and nourish lives,” said Assistant […]

  • Troy Nunamaker of the Center for Career and Professional Development

    Student Affairs Talk: Troy Nunamaker

    June 18, 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. The first guest in our summer series is a long-time University employee, Troy Nunamaker of the Center for Career and Professional Development. — […]

  • A mentee speaks during a 2019 CONNECTIONS retreat for underrepresented students

    Community Achievement and Student Empowerment aims to take inclusive excellence to the next level

    June 11, 2020

    Shortly after Chris Miller was appointed interim vice president for Clemson University Student Affairs, one of his first tasks was to reinvigorate the division’s approach to inclusive excellence. To create an organizational structure capable of providing optimal support for student success and achievement, Miller knew advocacy for underrepresented and underserved communities had to be a […]

  • Head shot of May 2020 graduate Victoria Graham, a US Navy veteran

    Graham’s impact on student veteran culture to continue through Focus Forward Fellowship

    June 4, 2020

    For the third consecutive year, Clemson University is sending a female student veteran to the prestigious Focus Forward Fellowship. The nationally-competitive program only takes in about 20 to 25 members each year and is charged with instilling skills, leadership and a sense of community among women. Victoria Graham, originally from Mississippi, will be part of […]

  • A group of Clemson moms delivered an assortment of sweet treats Monday, June 1 to housing staff in Mell Hall. Pictured, left to right, are Michelle Peterson, Amy Twitty, Kim Merritt, Carmen Burgess and Shelley Mahan.

    Clemson moms surprise housing staff with delivery of sweet treats

    June 2, 2020

    As the calendar turned to June, Clemson University set in motion its plan for a phased reopening. With that came a limited return of some staff to main campus to carry out essential assignments. Among them were a few members of the residential living team, charged with a two-fold task: facilitate the move-out process for […]

  • 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, […]

  • Alanna Landreth (standing) shows Vicki Roberts how to log an incoming work request for Oconee County Emergency Services. The two are among 40+ employee volunteers from Clemson University aiding Seneca tornado victims.

    Clemson employees lend a helping hand to Seneca tornado victims

    April 29, 2020

    Twenty-three tornadoes were confirmed to have touched down in the state of South Carolina on the morning of Monday, April 13, leaving behind significant damage to more than 1,500 homes. About 15 percent of those homes were in Oconee County, just miles from Clemson University’s main campus. The storm devastated many Seneca residents. Several university […]

  • Head shot of Kelly Rose, chair of the Clemson Family Advisory Board in 2019-20

    Tiger spotlight: Clemson Family Advisory Board chair Kelly Rose is #ALLIN

    April 29, 2020

    Kelly Abele Rose lacked prerequisite work experience when she graduated from Clemson University in 1984. A financial management major, she was eager to launch her professional career. But the only job she recalled working between the ages of 15 and 21 was as a lifeguard. “I didn’t have a great GPA when I graduated,” Rose […]

  • 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 […]

  • Clemson University Muslim Students Association members invite students, faculty and staff to participate in World Hijab Day on Feb. 3, 2020. The MSA was named Undergraduate Student Organization of the Year by Student Affairs.

    Outstanding students and organizations for 2019-20 honored by Student Affairs

    April 24, 2020

    The Division of Student Affairs honored outstanding students and organizations for the 2019-20 academic year virtually during the week of April 20-24. The award winners were announced on the Student Affairs Instagram account each day. “Congratulations are in order to all of these outstanding students and organizations,” said Interim Vice President for Student Affairs and […]

  • 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 […]