Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 23, Clemson students enrolled at the University's main campus may be selected for mandatory COVID-19 surveillance testing. Ongoing surveillance testing is a key part of the University's strategy to mitigate the spread of the virus on campus and in the community.
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 […]
Maira Patino’s life was changed by her first experience with outdoor recreation – a hiking trip to Colorado when she was 14 years old. “I went as part of a youth outreach program in a small suburb by Chicago right before my freshman year of high school and honestly didn’t know what hiking was until […]
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 […]
Two Clemson researchers fighting online disinformation have a new hub for truth The past few years have been a whirlwind for Darren Linvill, an associate professor in Clemson’s Department of Communication, and Patrick Warren, an associate professor in Clemson’s John E. Walker Department of Economics. From their initial project in 2017 to uncover and expose […]
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.
The Clemson University School of Architecture recently initiated a student-to-student mentoring program that will help first-year students adjust to the rigors of design studies. Architecture classes emphasize teamwork and long-term self-directed projects, offering new challenges to students who only recently graduated from high school. More than 35 returning architecture students – juniors, seniors and graduate […]
One of the main priorities of Clemson’s College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences (CBSHS) is to serve rural communities in a variety of ways. The CBSHS Joseph F. Sullivan Center has long been a part of this effort as an interdisciplinary health center seeking to improve health in rural, underserved communities and the Clemson […]
Amy Pope faces a challenge at the start of the semester: introducing physics – algebra-based physics, of all things – to more than 600 Gen Ed students and making sure they feel good about the semester ahead. It’s a teaching challenge Pope loves and has become successful at facing. So successful, in fact, that she […]
Clemson University’s Kite Hill Recycling Center reopened Aug. 31 after being closed due to road construction. Located behind the P-1 parking lot near the University Fire Station off Highway 76 (map), the facility is open from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. A new traffic pattern is in place for those approaching the […]
Clemson’s long-anticipated goal of having a childhood education center has been realized. This past Monday, the Early Childhood Education Center opened its doors. The Center, located at 330 Seneca Creek Road, will operate year-round and follow the University holiday and closure schedule. The Center provides childcare and early education programs for infants, toddlers, preschool, and […]
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 […]
June J. Pilcher, Alumni Distinguished Professor of psychology at Clemson University, was recently elected to serve on the board of directors for The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. In this role, Pilcher will represent the membership of Phi Kappa Phi while also […]