Clemson University Feature Stories

Archive for September, 2013

Clemson’s Habitat for Humanity chapter is building a better community — together

Thursday, September 26th, 2013
This year marks the 20th year that Clemson students have built a Habitat House as part of Homecoming week festivities.

Homecoming Week comes to Clemson, and with it the Habitat for Humanity Homecoming Build. Clemson University is the only school in the country to host a build for homecoming on campus, and this year marks the 20th year that the event has taken place.

Clemson students are setting the stage for major events with TigerPaw Productions

Monday, September 23rd, 2013
Clemson students are setting the stage for major events with TigerPaw Productions, like Kid Cudi, which is coming to Clemson on Oct. 10

With Clemson University’s concert committee, TigerPaw Productions, students work to not only bring concerts to campus, but also facilitate these events, from marketing to stage building and everything in between.

Two Clemson entrepreneurs are paddling against the tide of conformity

Thursday, September 19th, 2013
Clemson alums Eric Thome, left, and Kyle Clements have transformed a simple idea into a full-fledged business that challenges us to rethink the way we use kayaks.

Clemson alums Eric Thome and Kyle Clements have transformed a simple idea into a full-fledged business that challenges us to rethink the way we use kayaks.

Orangeville: ‘If Clemson is our home town, then Greenville is our home city’

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Clemson has always had a presence in every section of the state of South Carolina, but in the last decade, that presence has grown exponentially in Greenville. Just a 45-minute trip from Clemson, Greenville now houses several Clemson academic programs, and the University’s partnerships with Greenville Health System have only gotten stronger.

Giving youth a Clemson experience

Monday, September 9th, 2013
Professor Fran McGuire, center, was part of a group who lead the effort to establish the Pre-Collegiate Programs Office, which will work with faculty and staff on current and new youth programs to create safe, personal and memorable Clemson experiences.

Professor Fran McGuire, center, was part of a group who lead the effort to establish the Pre-Collegiate Programs Office, which will work with faculty and staff on current and new youth programs to create safe, personal and memorable Clemson experiences.