Clemson University Feature Stories

Archive for January, 2012

This year’s high-flying Class of 1939 Award recipient — Richard Figliola

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012
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Mechanical engineering professor Richard Figliola has taken his research from the classroom to the cockpit and everywhere in between. From basic aerodynamics courses with Clemson undergraduates to an international research network that combats congenital heart diseases, Figliola is engaging in creative and meaningful work on both local and global scales.

Help Clemson recycle its way to the No. 1 spot in the national RecycleMania competition

Monday, January 30th, 2012

For 10 weeks, Clemson will compete against more than 600 other universities in the United States, Canada and Mexico in the annual RecycleMania competition to see who is the most sustainable.

Being a TIGER!

Thursday, January 26th, 2012
Be a T.I.G.E.R.! Field Day is a fun-filled, character-enriching time for kids, organized and run by student athletes.

Most Clemson student athletes take part in community outreach. That’s no surprise. But the amount of time, dedication and energy that many devote is pretty astounding.

I can (still) drive

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
Clemson researchers, Greenville Hospital System and DriveSafety are helping rehabilitate driving skills in patients ranging from senior citizens to wounded soldiers and veterans. Doctoral student Evan Lowe demonstrates the driving simulator.

Clemson researchers, Greenville Hospital System and DriveSafety are helping rehabilitate driving skills in patients ranging from senior citizens to wounded soldiers and veterans.