Inside Clemson

Archive for September, 2011

2011 Security and Fire Safety Report now available

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Clemson University’s 2011 Security and Fire Safety Report is now available.

President Barker inducted into Dobyns-Bennett High School Hall of Fame

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Clemson University President James F. Barker was one of six inductees into Dobyns-Bennett High School Hall of Fame.

Julianne Collins, adjunct faculty – Sept. 23, 2011

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Julianne Shea Collins, 42, of Calhoun Falls, wife of Bryan Wesson, passed away Friday, Sept. 23, at Self Regional Medical Center in Greenwood. Collins was a researcher at the Greenwood Genetics Center and served as an adjunct faculty member in the department of genetics and biochemistry since 2002.

Inside NOW: Sustainability Café; Fall Plant Sale; Civil War lecture – Sept. 28, 2011

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

In this edition:
SC Botanical Garden seeks scarecrow contest entries
Join the discussion at Sustainability Café
Presentation on “Assessing President Obama and the 112th Congress”
SC Botanical Garden Fall Plant Sale
Author Adam Goodheart to speak on the Civil War

Changes in the retirement system could affect you – by Julia Lusk

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

In early October you will get your first chance for input on proposed changes to the SC State Retirement System (SCRS). Whether you are a new Clemson employee, a longtime employee or even a retiree, these changes could affect you dramatically. The changes would apply to both staff and faculty accounts in the retirement system.

Clemson ranks 56th in study on athletics and academics

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

National Collegiate Scouting Association (NCSA) Athletic Recruiting has ranked Clemson 56th among NCAA Division I universities in the 9th Annual NCSA Collegiate Power Rankings.

Student Financial Services temporarily moving to Brackett Hall

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

Student Financial Services will be located in 321 Brackett Hall from Monday, Sept. 26 through the end of January 2012 while its offices in Sikes Hall are being renovated. The renovation is part of a departmental reorganization that began earlier in the year.

Library to hold annual book sale Sept. 30

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Clemson University libraries will hold its annual Book Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, under the R.M. Cooper Library bridge.

Inside NOW: Library book sale; retirement receptions; Future of the Book lecture – Sept. 21, 2011

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

In this edition:

Library to hold annual book sale Sept. 30
Retirement reception Oct. 3 to honor Kay Shaw
Library to host retirement reception for Jens Holley
Career center to hold retirement reception for Gail Johnson
Lecture today to address “The Future of the Book”
2011-12 Presidential Colloquium speaker asks “What Rights May be Defended by Means of War?”

Thomas Smith, retiree – Sept. 11, 2011

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Thomas Ross Smith, 76, of Seneca, died Sunday, Sept. 11. Smith worked at Clemson as a mechanic in agricultural support for 20 years before retiring in 1998. From 1998 to 2010, he continued part-time work at Clemson as a mechanic in the same department.