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Archive for June, 2013

William Thomas Rew, student – June 28, 2013

Sunday, June 30th, 2013

William Thomas Rew, 19, died June 28, 2013. Rew was a freshman pre-business major from Columbia. Rew is survived by his parents; two brothers; one sister; family and friends. A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Tuesday at Northeast Presbyterian Church, 601 Polo Road, Columbia. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 [...]

Water quality report now available online

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

The 2012 Water Quality Report on the quality of drinking water supplied by the Clemson University water system is now available. The report lists the results of tests for various contaminants required by federal and state regulations. This annual report is issued by the university to comply with the 1996 amendments to the Federal Safe [...]

PRESIDENTIAL SEARCH COMMITTEE UPDATE: Statement from Smyth McKissick, chair of the Presidential Search Committee

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

The presidential search committee has completed an important phase of its work – defining the leadership characteristics we are seeking in the 15th president of Clemson University. The input from university constituent groups, including faculty, staff, students and alumni, has been extremely helpful in developing the leadership statement we will use in recruiting and assessing [...]

OSP reorganizes to add faculty support services; improve grant proposals

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

To streamline current processes, add new faculty support services, and ensure funding accountability and compliance across all colleges, the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) will reorganize, effective July 1. The new structure is designed to better support faculty, departments, and colleges by moving to a decentralized structure with onsite teams at each college that will [...]

Madren to undergo renovations in July; staff working to manage meetings/events

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Construction is scheduled to begin in July on the new television production studio being created at the Madren Conference Center. The process will impact meeting rooms within the Conference Center and Inn and staff members are working with clients in order to manage the events accordingly. The project involves renovation of existing radio production and [...]

Clemson main campus: Part of McMillan Road to close June 27-28

Friday, June 21st, 2013

McMillan Road from Newman to Dunavan Road will be closed to through traffic for campus utility improvements June 27-28.  At 7 a.m. Thursday, June 27, a detour will be set up at Newman Road and will travel through Morrison  and Dunavan Roads. McMIllian Road is expected to open to traffic by 5 p.m. Friday, June [...]

Seeking volunteers for International Student Orientation Day

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

On Friday, August 16, Clemson University will welcome more than 500 new international students from around the world to campus for Clemson’s Fall 2013 International Student Orientation day. To make this day a memorable and exciting moment for our students, the university’s Office of International Services seeks volunteers to work in various capacities. Organizers are [...]

Printing and mail service department moving to Ravenel Center Place June 24

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Print Smart and Mail Smart, the university’s print and mail service department, will move from the Dillard building to 51 Ravenel Center Place on Monday June 24 due to asbestos abatement. Operations will continue as normal;  however, pickups or large dropoffs should be made at the Ravenel location and should be scheduled ahead of time. [...]

23 graduate from Staff Development Program; new participants named

Monday, June 17th, 2013

Twenty-three staff members have graduated from the Staff Development Program after completing 150 hours of personal and professional development and service activities. The 2013 graduates are: Phillip Addington II, university facilities maintenance services Sidney Blackwell, university facilities maintenance services Laura Clay, office of community and ethical standards Leigh Dodson, CAFLS business office Teresa Fishman, Rutland [...]

FACILITIES UPDATE: Power restored at campus buildings – June 17, 6:20 a.m.

Monday, June 17th, 2013

The power outage, which impacted several buildings on campus yesterday, has been fully restored. All systems are functioning normally.