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  • Kaitlyn Samons, left, with Senior Associate Dean of Student Kimberly Poole at the 2020 Student Affairs Gala. Samons is president of Graduate Student Government.

    Clemson’s Graduate Student Government works vigorously to make the outcome of online learning as successful as possible amid COVID-19

    April 17, 2020

    While Tillman Hall stands tall, the jovial energy once felt on Bowman field is eerily missing. Students search for a voice as their school spirit remains, but the reflection pond glistens in silence. The campus is empty, but the desire to learn and the concern for education remains strong for Clemson students during this global […]

  • Students walk across Clemson University's campus in January 2020

    Kris Hodge named associate dean for Office of Community and Ethical Standards

    April 14, 2020

    Kris Hodge, most recently an assistant solicitor for Greenville and Pickens counties, has been named associate dean of students for the Office of Community and Ethical Standards (OCES) at Clemson University. She started her position in March. “I have been an assistant solicitor for the last 25 years, where I was responsible for prosecuting sexual […]

  • Clemson students and their families go through a 2019 summer Orientation session.

    Clemson Parent & Family Experience provides customized communication through new online portal

    March 31, 2020

    As Clemson University and most institutions of higher education across the United States have transitioned to the world of online learning, an onslaught of information and communication has been thrown at students. One of the charges University officials have reiterated is ensuring a similar level of communication trickles down to families. Since the COVID-19 pandemic […]

  • 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 […]

  • Members of MBSA at a group social event.

    Outstanding students: Leaders in Clemson’s Minority Business Student Association

    February 27, 2020

    Tevej Rhodes understands the hurdles a person of color can face in the business world. “From pronouncing my name wrong” – it’s pronounced “Tuh-vaye” – to “worrying about my physical presentation (how my hair looks, how my nails look), I think it can get into my head and even affect my mental well-being. I don’t […]

  • DeOnte Brown

    Brown honored as Outstanding First-Year Student Advocate

    February 27, 2020

    Clemson University staff member DeOnte Brown has been recognized for his efforts by the National Resource Center and Cengage. Brown was one of only 10 individuals nationally to be named an Outstanding First-Year Student Advocate. He was honored Feb. 21-24 at the 39th annual conference on The First-Year Experience in Washington, D.C. Brown and the […]

  • Rusty Guill emceeing a Student Affairs Gala

    Student Affairs Talk: Rusty Guill

    February 27, 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 Rusty Guill, who has served the Division of Student Affairs at Clemson for more than 30 years in […]

  • Taylor Williams of Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE)

    Student Affairs Talk: Taylor Williams

    February 21, 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 Taylor Williams, a second-year graduate assistant with Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE). — One spring break trip […]

  • More than 300 people participated in the 4th annual Out of the Darkness walk for suicide prevention at Clemson University March 2, 2019. (Photo by Ken Scar)

    Clemson’s fifth annual Out of the Darkness Walk set for Saturday, March 7

    February 12, 2020

    Evangeline Sanders was only in her second semester of college when she decided to take part in Clemson University’s 2019 Out of the Darkness Walk. Admittedly, she didn’t know how many people would take part in the event. After all, the conversation surrounding suicide and some of the stigmas associated with it is never an […]

  • Hayden Quattlebaum, Don Quattlebaum and President Jim Clements during the Outdoor Education Center naming in January 2020

    Quattlebaum family gift expands outdoor recreation and wellness experience for Clemson students

    February 6, 2020

    Andy Quattlebaum had a selfless desire to serve others. Whether he was ensuring a friend received proper acclaim for his catch in a fishing tournament when he was just 10 years old or volunteering his time with an after-school program in a small Georgetown County town a few years later, his generosity knew no bounds. […]

  • Katie Hansen, a Clemson senior, during a rock climbing adventure

    Hansen’s Clemson experience shaped by involvement in outdoor recreation

    January 29, 2020

    Katie Hansen’s college experience has been no different than that of many other Clemson students who are navigating the complexities of higher education and trying to find their way. She wanted to influence and impact others. To no longer question the importance of her contribution to the Clemson community. That’s when she found CORE. Known […]

  • Members of Alpha Delta Pi, pictured above during the 2019 First Friday Parade, combined for a 3.56 fall GPA, highest among Clemson's sororities.

    Fraternity and Sorority Life groups enjoy record-breaking fall

    January 28, 2020

    CLEMSON — Students affiliated with the 46 organizations recognized through the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life excelled in the classroom during the 2019 fall semester, according to an annual community report. In all, Greek-affiliated students combined to average a fall semester record 3.336 overall GPA among its 4,883 members. In addition, fall GPA records were […]

  • A student meets with a prospective employer in Littlejohn Coliseum during the 2019 Fall Career Fair.

    Spring Career Fair attracts more than 1,300 recruiters to Clemson from Feb. 4-6

    January 27, 2020

    CLEMSON — More than 330 employers and 50 school districts will send representatives to Clemson University’s Littlejohn Coliseum from Tuesday, Feb. 4 through Thursday, Feb. 6 for the Spring Career Fair. Many more recruiters will come to Clemson’s main campus in the days prior to and following the fair to conduct interviews with students aspiring for […]

  • Close-up image of the Andy Quattlebaum Outdoor Education Center with new name on the facility.

    Quattlebaums become Cornerstone Partners, naming Outdoor Education Center

    January 23, 2020

    Don and Hayden Quattlebaum become Clemson University’s seventh Academic Cornerstone Partner with a $2.7 million gift in memory of their son Andy.