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Archive for August, 2013

CUPD: First Friday Parade still on; be aware of weather changes

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Today’s First Friday Parade will begin as scheduled at 6 p.m. However, the afternoon weather forecast is calling for scattered thunderstorms. Should a storm commence during the parade, officials will direct the crowds to seek shelter. If lightning occurs within a six-mile radius of the parade route, law enforcement officials will sound the campus warning [...]

Carol K. Bleser, retiree – August 20, 2013

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Carol K. Bleser, 79, of Bellport, N.Y. died August 20, 2013. She was a Lemon Professor of U.S. History in the History department; the first titled female professor. She retired in 1999 with 15 years of service. Read more about Bleser here.

Rachel McBryde Kam-Johnson, student – Aug. 28, 2013; memorial service set

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

A memorial service for student Rachel McBryde Kam-Johnson will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21 in Tillman Auditorium. Kam-Johnson, 21, died Aug. 28, 2013. She was a senior psychology major from Summerville. A memorial mass was held Aug. 31 at St. John the Beloved Catholic Church in Summerville. Memorials may be made to [...]

Clemson Psychophysiology lab seeks participants for weight-loss study

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

The Clemson Psychophysiology lab is now enrolling participants in a 15-week weight-loss study.  The study will test a Clemson University-developed device that assists dieters in monitoring their eating behavior.  Qualified participants are women who are at least 20 pounds overweight and are motivated to lose the weight.  Participants will receive a $25 gift card for [...]

Parking updates, closures and CAT bus reroutes

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Parking Lot Parties Parking and Transportation Services, in conjunction with Clemson Dining Services and Aramark, will host a series of parking lot parties beginning Monday, Aug. 26 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tents will be set at a different parking lot each day with information, food, and giveaways. Parking and Transportation Services will give [...]

Faulty sensor causing traffic congestion at Cherry and McMillan Road intersection

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

The traffic light at the intersection of Cherry and McMillan Roads has a faulty traffic loop sensor causing traffic to back-up in this area.  University Facilities is working to get the loop sensor repaired as quickly as possible. Repairs are scheduled to take place Aug. 29. The Clemson University Police Department will assist with traffic [...]

Download eduroam; new campus wireless service

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

More than 4,700 people have downloaded eduroam, the new campus wireless service that is replacing TigerNet. Short for education roaming, eduroam is a secure, world-wide roaming Internet access service developed for the international research and education community. Need wireless access on campus? So that you can access wireless service on campus, just connect to eduroam [...]

Walk zone to make campus safer for pedestrians and riders

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

A new “walk zone” at the center of campus between the library and Calhoun Drive will help make a busy part of Clemson University safer for pedestrians and bicyclists. People on bicycles, skateboards, skates and scooters must dismount as they pass through the walk zone, preventing collisions that could hurt pedestrians and riders alike. Golf [...]

CU Training Tip: Access online research guides 24/7

Saturday, August 24th, 2013

Clemson Libraries provide online research guides available 24/7! Created by librarians, these guides provide tips and resources for subject areas, courses, assignments, and special topics. Follow the link on the Clemson Libraries homepage or visit to explore. Got questions?  Ask us!

New TigerStripe Merchant program gives deep discounts to TigerStripe account holders

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

By Lisa S. Powers Director, TigerOne Card Services TigerOne Card Services has recently developed a new program called TigerStripe Merchant of the Week. This program is a partnership between TigerOne Card Services and its more than 35 off-campus TigerStripe merchants. Each week, a TigerStripe merchant will run a special promotion offering deep discounts and incentives [...]