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Archive for July, 2013

Parking updates: Renew parking permit this week, Centennial/Williamson to reopen; Sirrine lot completion delayed

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Reminder: Renew your parking permit online this week Don’t forget to renew your parking permits online. Read more about how to renew your permit here. Centennial Boulevard and Williamson Road to reopen by Aug. 2 Centennial Boulevard and Williamson Road, which was closed for construction, will reopen by Aug. 2. Sirrine parking lot (E04) completion [...]

Wood from fallen tree available for projects; other uses

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
Photo of a tree that fell on Bowman Field in late July.

Gone, but not forgotten. The large post oak that fell on Bowman Field last week is being made available first to Clemson University departments for use in teaching and fundraising projects, and then to others for personal use. The branches/logs will be at Cherry Crossing recycling/compost area ( the old coal yard) from 7 a.m. [...]

Using Windows Snipping Tool

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013
Tip on how to use the snipping tool in Windows

Aug. 10 steam service shut down to affect some buildings

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Steam service will be shut down beginning at approximately 11:59 p.m. Aug. 10 and ending at approximately 11:59 p.m. Aug. 11. This steam outage will affect hot water, autoclaves/sterilizers, building heating systems, dishwashers and any equipment, process or research activities that use central campus steam which is distributed to approximately 80 on-campus buildings. A general [...]

New secure shred bins on campus; new schedule

Friday, July 26th, 2013
Photo of the new Shred A Way bin.

Improved customer service, decreased risk and reduced operation costs. Those are the goals for Clemson University’s Recycling and Records Management departments in forming their new partnership with Shred-A-Way on Aug. 1. Shred-A-Way is a service that assists with secure disposal of sensitive documents. As a result of the partnership, the secure shred bins located in [...]

Added support for Clemson researchers

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Recognizing the importance of creating and maintaining strategic relationships between the private sector and Clemson’s world-class researchers, in conjunction with the reorganization of the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP), the Research Division has created the Office of Industrial Contracts (OIC) to better support faculty, staff and students in their pursuit of research funding from private [...]

Robert “Jack” Mercer, retiree – July 13, 2013

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Robert Jackson “Jack” Mercer, 83, of Clemson died July 13. Mercer was a professor in the agricultural education department and retired in 1993 after 22 years of service. Surviving are his wife, Kay David Mercer; two daughters; one son; family and friends. Graveside services were held July 17 at Forest Lawn Cemetery in North Carolina. [...]

Flooding devastates home of Clemson faculty; donations being accepted

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

The Academic Success Center and the performing arts department are sponsoring an effort to help raise funds to assist with repairs to the home of Clemson faculty members Bruce and Laurel Whisler. The recent storms that impacted the Upstate area caused significant flood damage to the couple’s home, including compromising the house’s foundation and partially [...]

Create bibliographies; keep track of research

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Let RefWorks create your bibliography in seconds and keep track of all of your research in one easy place!  http://libguides.clemson.edu/refworks.  Got questions?  Ask us: curef@clemson.edu.

Parking/Transit: Lot closures and other parking information for this week

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

There are a number of events occurring across campus in the upcoming week. Please note that some of these events may impact your parking routine. Parkway Drive Due to the extension of paving on Cherry Road to the intersection of S.C. Highway 93, Parkway Drive will be closed July 25 – August 9. Employees are [...]