Clemson University Feature Stories

Archive for June, 2013

New Faculty Senate president strives to make an impact

Monday, June 24th, 2013
Kelly Smith, who was sworn in as Faculty Senate president in May, will be the voice of the University’s educators for the next senate term.

Running on the platform of reforming general education, Clemson professor Kelly Smith has big plans for his term as senate president. He intends to listen carefully to various ideas about how general education should be changed and then focus on issues that he believes can help positively impact the curriculum; one of which is funding for general education classes.

CU Singers travel to Italy for “An American Celebration of Music”

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
The Clemson University Singers after performing in Florence, Italy.

Experiencing musical culture outside the classroom and being able to sing in some of the most beautiful cathedrals in Europe was the chance of a lifetime for the CU Singers.

New Staff Senate president hits the ground running

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
As one of her first duties as Clemson staff senate president, Angela Nixon is gathering input from staff members regarding characteristics they want to see in Clemson’s 15th president.

As one of her first duties as Clemson staff senate president, Angela Nixon is gathering input from staff members regarding characteristics they want to see in Clemson’s 15th president.

ARTS turns old rubber tires into new products

Monday, June 10th, 2013
Danny Metz, operations manager for Clemson’s Asphalt Rubber Technology Service, demonstrates how water reacts on rubberized ashault.

There’s no shortage of tires in South Carolina. And Clemson University’s Asphalt Rubber Technology Service promotes, designs and tests the use of recycled scrap tires in rubberized asphalt and in other civil infrastructure applications.