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Archive for February, 2013

Parking/Transit: Closures Feb. 28 at Littlejohn and Portion of C-1 closed Saturday

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Avenue of Champions closing Thursday at 4 p.m. for basketball The Avenue of Champions will be closed to traffic and parking in between Centennial Boulevard and Perimeter Road Thursday evening (Feb. 28) at 4 p.m. The road is closing to allow for set up for the men’s basketball game against North Carolina in Littlejohn Coliseum. [...]

Inside NOW: Role of research in concussions; Tessendorf’s water simulation software; new technology development director

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

In this issue:

1. Stepping Up to the Plate: The Role of Research in Concussions
2. Jerry Tessendorf’s water simulation software has major impact on film industry
3. Welcome Mike Gara! Clemson names technology development director at CUBEInC
4. Box: Clemson’s new cloud storage solution
5. Extended through Feb. 28-Call for nominations: Women’s Commission Awards
6. Last call – Staff Senate food drive through Feb. 28
7. Seeking nominations: Safe Driver Award
8. Know outstanding faculty, staff and students? Nominate them for Clemson’s annual spring awards
9. Parking/Transit information
10. Obituaries

Clemson’s Susan Barefoot gives expert advice: The “rotten” truth about wasted food in America

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Clemson University’s Dr. Susan Barefoot is a featured expert in a WHNS-TV news special report scheduled to air on FOX Carolina News Tonight at 10 p.m. tonight, February 26. Barefoot, professor emerita of food microbiology and Clemson Extension Program Team Leader for Food Safety & Nutrition, talked to FOX Carolina news reporter Dana Wachter about [...]

Headley Morris Cox, Jr., retiree – Feb. 22, 2013

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Headley Morris Cox, Jr., 96, of Clemson died Feb. 22, 2013. Cox retired from Clemson in 1982 after 39 years of service. However, he was associated with Clemson University for more than 50 years, serving as head of the English department, and dean of the College of Liberal Arts. In 1958-59 he was Senior Fulbright [...]

BUDGET: House Ways and Means Committee adopts state budget recommendations

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

The South Carolina House Ways and Means Committee completed its work on the state budget this afternoon. The Ways and Means version of the budget contains the following specifically for Clemson University: Clemson E&G $3 million in recurring funding for the Center for Energy Systems at the Clemson University Restoration Institute (CURI) $1 million in [...]

Seeking nominations: Safe Driver Award

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

Nominations are now being accepted for South Carolina’s State Government Safe Driver Award Program, recognizing employees who safely operated state-owned vehicles in 2012. Nominations for this award are being accepted for the calendar year 2012. Employees may qualify for a certificate for each calendar year of safe driving, and a lapel pin for each five [...]

Know outstanding faculty, staff and students? Nominate them for Clemson’s annual spring awards

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

It is again time to nominate outstanding and deserving students, faculty, staff and community members for the following university awards. NON-STUDENT AWARDS Frank A. Burtner Advising Award: This award includes an annual cash prize for the adviser of students or student organizations who excels in developing students in the area of leadership, devotion to duty [...]

Frances A. Mauldin, retiree – Feb. 8, 2013

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Frances A. Mauldin, 91, of Anderson died Feb. 8, 2013. She worked as an administrative specialist in the Anderson County Extension Office and retired in 1987 after 39 years of service. Mauldin is survived by two grandsons, Jason R. Creamer and David B. Creamer; a great grandson, McLyndon Creamer; family and friends. Graveside services were [...]

Cynthia A. Belcher, retiree – Nov. 1, 2012

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Cynthia A. Belcher, 65, of Easley died Nov. 1, 2012. She worked as an associate professor of in the school of nursing and retired in 2006 after 35 years of service. Belcher is survived by her mother; two daughters, Dr. Christy Belcher and Colleen Alexander; one brother, Jeffrey Leahy; and two “furry children”, dog Haley, [...]

Robert Dean “Bob” Eflin, retiree – Feb. 1, 2013

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Robert Dean “Bob” Eflin, 83, of Clemson died Feb. 1, 2013. He worked as associate professor of architectural studies and retired in 1995 after 23 years of service. Eflin is survived by his daughter, two sons; family and friends. Memorial services to honor his life will be held at a later date. Liberty Mortuary and [...]