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The man behind the mohawk: Meet Scotty Haas, Clemson’s biggest ‘fan’

Thursday, November 14th, 2013
Scotty Haas, left, is the Clemson Mohawk.

It’s pretty clear that Scotty Haas’ mohawk stands for his Clemson spirit, but getting it to actually stand up is a completely different matter.

Clemson management class ranks first in global management simulation

Thursday, October 24th, 2013
Logo of The Business Strategy Game

Clemson students displayed their managerial skills this summer when two teams in Wayne Stewart’s MGT 415 course excelled in the Business Strategy Game. The class was divided into ten teams, two of the groups ranked in the top one hundred overall.

IT Student Advisory Board is accepting computer and technology project ideas from students

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
The Mac Lab in the Clemson Library is just one of the recent student project ideas that has been chosen by the IT Student Advisory Board and funded by the Student Technology Fee.

Have a technology idea to make life easier for students? Send it in to the IT Student Advisory Board (ITSAB), and they can help make it happen.

CUSG is taking proposals for your great campus improvement project ideas

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
The sign on Bowman is just one of recent campus improvement projects that have been funded through CUSG.

Every year, Student Government gets $75,000 to put toward campus improvement projects. And every year, students can submit their ideas in hopes of gaining funding to make their project a reality. Now’s your chance to get funding and administrative support for your perfect idea.

A leap into physics reveals Shannon Stefl’s true passion for teaching

Thursday, October 10th, 2013
With the help of her mentor, Clemson teaching assistant Shannon Stefl found herself at the top of her physics class. Now, she aims to be the same motivator for her students.

Like many college-bound freshmen, Shannon Stefl started her undergraduate degree a bit unsure about her future. Unlike most first-year students, when she wasn’t satisfied with her curriculum, Shannon made an ambitious change: from French to physics.

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.

Kayley & Parker: Meet our new student leaders

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

A Q&A with the student body president and vice president 2013-14 school year.

From heart patient to cardio sonographer, Clemson student’s health scare inspires her to help others

Friday, July 19th, 2013
Sarah Taylor, a student in Clemson

A health scare with her heart lingered with Clemson student Kasey Netherton — in the best possible way. Now she’s on her way to being a cardiovascular sonographer thanks to a new health sciences concentration and Clemson’s partnership with Greenville Health System.

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.