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  • Students sharing a laugh

    U.S. News ranks Clemson among top 25 national public universities for 11th year

    September 10, 2018

    Clemson University is ranked among the top 25 national public universities in the country by U.S. News & World Report for the 11th year in a row. Clemson is No. 24 in the 2019 edition of Best Colleges Rankings released Monday.

  • Karen Chapman was named an honorary Clemson University alumna Monday. Pictured at the presentation are Mike Dowling, Clemson Alumni Association board president (left); Tom Chapman; Karen Chapman; and Clemson President James P. Clements.

    Karen Chapman named honorary Clemson University alumna

    August 22, 2018

    Karen Chapman of Atlanta, whose philanthropy has touched many lives through her support of education and health care, was named an honorary Clemson University alumna Monday. She was honored at the University Convocation, where her husband, Tom, was guest speaker as Clemson opened its 125th academic year.

  • Fundraising total

    Clemson fundraising tops $156 million, creates 88 new scholarships and fellowships, Cornerstone Partners for Academics

    July 19, 2018

    Private gifts to Clemson University and IPTAY in the fiscal year ending June 30 set annual fundraising records for another year. This is the seventh consecutive year that annual fundraising at Clemson has exceeded $100 million and the second straight year it topped $150 million.

  • State Inspector General finds no wrongdoing in Clemson University trustees spending practices

    August 22, 2017

    Clemson University’s board of trustees is pleased with the findings of an audit by the state’s Office of the Inspector General of the university’s board of trustees’ expenses, and welcomes its conclusions and recommendations.

  • Thank you Clemson family for giving 110%

    Clemson University fundraising tops record $150 million

    July 20, 2017

    Private gifts to Clemson University and IPTAY in the fiscal year ending June 30 set annual fundraising records for the university. The unprecedented $151.3 million raised this year includes $100.1 million in cash gifts, pledges and gifts-in-kind; $11.5 million in planned gifts; and $39.7 million raised by IPTAY through its annual fund to support athletics. Clemson’s second-annual Give Day contributed more than $2 million from 3,265 donors.

  • Clemson staff members win eight communication awards

    February 16, 2017

    The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District III recognized the work of Clemson University staff members with awards for their outstanding achievements in media, design and communications in 2016 at its recent annual awards ceremony in Nashville.

  • Architect's rendering of the Zucker Family Graduate Education Center.

    Clemson’s Zucker center to open new era of engineering in Charleston

    October 19, 2016

    On Friday, Clemson University will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony to open its brand new $21.5 million Zucker Family Graduate Education Center, a 70,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility that will help shape the future of the state’s engineering landscape for generations to come.

  • A student walks past one of the LCD screens in the Watt center.

    Planar is first Sustaining Innovation Partner at Clemson Watt Center

    October 19, 2016

    Planar, a Leyard company and global leader in display and digital signage technology, has become the first Sustaining Innovation Partner for Clemson University’s Watt Family Innovation Center with a gift-in-kind of more than $1 million worth of cutting-edge display technology.

  • JoVanna King receives her honorary alumna plaque from board Chairman Smyth McKissick. President James P. Clements (left), Jimmy King and Col. Sandy Edge look on.

    JoVanna King named honorary alumna of Clemson University

    September 29, 2016

    JoVanna King of Anderson has been named an honorary alumna of Clemson University.

  • Snow family to match up to $1 million to complete Clemson student recreation center

    September 16, 2016

    David and Lynette Snow of Darien, Connecticut, will match up to $1 million in funds raised through Clemson University’s student affairs advancement staff to complete the intramural field complex on Hartwell Lake. This latest pledge is in addition to the $2.4 million the Snows gave to this project in 2014.

  • ClemsonLIFE

    University constituent group establishes ClemsonLIFE endowment, Clements family contributes $100,000

    September 14, 2016

    In less than two years, what began simply as an informational presentation about the ClemsonLIFE program to the university’s Board of Visitors has evolved into a grant-in-aid endowment to assist student participants and a supporting $100,000 gift from Clemson President James P. Clements and his wife, Beth.

  • Clemson business school receives Nilpeter press valued at nearly $1 million

    Clemson business school receives Nilpeter press valued at nearly $1 million

    September 7, 2016

    Clemson University’s nationally recognized graphic communications program just got better, thanks to a nearly $1 million gift-in-kind from one of the world’s leading manufacturers of dynamic printing solutions and technologies.

  • Younts commit Cornerstone Gift for athletics facilities

    August 31, 2016

    Melvin K. and Dollie Younts, passionate Clemson fans and philanthropists of Fountain Inn, pledged the sixth Cornerstone Gift to athletics. The recently renovated 600-seat South Club area at Memorial Stadium will now be named the Melvin and Dollie Younts South Club in appreciation of their $2.5 million commitment.

  • The final campaign number is revealed on stage at an event. The number on the banner reads $1,062,528,346.

    Clemson University capital campaign surpasses goal, tops $1.06 billion

    July 18, 2016

    Clemson University’s 10-year capital campaign, “The Will to Lead,” has surpassed its billion-dollar goal with a total of $1,062,528,346 as of June 30.

    Clemson President James P. Clements declared it the most successful capital campaign in the university’s history and the largest goal ever achieved by a public university with an alumni base less than 150,000.

  • Nieri becomes IPTAY’s fifth Cornerstone donor

    June 29, 2016

    Michael Nieri, who received his degree in construction management in Clemson’s College of Architecture in 1986, has pledged the fifth Cornerstone Gift to Clemson Athletics. His gift of $2.5 million will go to the development of a new student-athlete academic and life skills enrichment area in the Memorial Stadium WestZone.