Headed for the University of Oxford, Cohen Simpson leaves Clemson with a remarkable story of hard work, dedication and passion.
[TITLE][SHARE] By Glenn Hare Brooks Center for the Performing Arts If you’re at all familiar with ABC’s reality television program Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, then you have an idea of the frenetic challenge the Department of Performing Arts and the Clemson Players recently faced. After finding out they had been accepted to participate in a [...]
James Nampushi has great respect for the lion that almost killed him. That lion made James an honored warrior, a hero and eventually the first college graduate among his Maasai people. And it was the lion that brought James to Clemson where soon he will earn his master’s degree and begin working on a Ph.D. in park management.
Armed with a budget, four months of Saturdays and an army numbering 127 volunteers — including several Clemson students — Associate Dean Frankie Felder and her project team helped transform the Zion area of Belton. This once imagined neighborhood underwent a transformation, evolving into a reality far beyond the expectation.