Clemson University Feature Stories

Archive for September, 2010

Rebuilding computers, rebuilding lives

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

You wouldn’t think that MBA students and homeless people would have much in common, but an innovative volunteer program has brought them together in what is hoped will be only the first of many collaborations between Clemson at the Falls and the community in which it’s located.

A welcoming place created by students, for students

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Student group took an underutilized space within Sirrine Hall and converted it into a student lounge.

Clemson unveils new signage in Greenville

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

On September 2, the College of Business and Behavioral Science unveiled the new Clemson signage on the Clemson at the Falls building overlooking Falls Park.

Hitchcock film marathon is screening 54 of the iconic director’s feature-length movies — but not all in one night

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

If you’re a Hitchcock fan, or if you just want to know more about the man whose name you know, but whose films you’ve never seen, then the recently launched Hitchcock movie marathon is for you.

Always performing, Kendall Sherwood ’09 found her passion for writing in the classroom and has taken it all the way to LA

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

For her summer break, Sherwood moved to the heart of the entertainment industry — Los Angeles. While on the West Coast she worked as a writing intern on the award-winning television show “The Closer.” The internship, sponsored by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, gave Sherwood the opportunity to work with the show’s eight-member writing team.

A Tiger makes sure to use all its resources

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Cullum Smith’s parents purchased their first computer when he was 4 years old, and he’s been glued to one ever since. A student in the Calhoun Honors College, helps students with everything from setting up wireless capability to software problems — and on the rare occasion, computers that have survived disaster.

A Tiger makes the most of his time on campus

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Economics major Sean Friend wanted to go to college in Belgium and the Netherlands, so he chose Clemson University.

A Tiger stays on course

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Beginning your college career can be as daunting as it is exciting. Like some Clemson students, Jenn England has faced some challenges — both physically and academically — during her college career.

Research and teaching go hand-in-hand for Clemson professor

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

Melinda Denton’s research focuses on how religion and family shape the lives of adolescents in the United States. She calls face-to-face interviews with youth “eye opening.”