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Archive for November, 2013

Bill L. Amick, Trustee Emeritus – Nov. 29, 2013

Friday, November 29th, 2013
Photo of Bill L. Amick

Clemson University learned Friday of the loss of one of its emeriti trustees, Bill L. Amick of Batesburg. The Clemson alumnus served on the board of trustees for 30 years, including two terms as its chairman. On behalf of the board and the university, Chairman David Wilkins expressed condolences and high regard for Amick. “Bill Amick was a treasured member of the Clemson family and served [...]

Clemson Women’s Basketball to host faculty & staff appreciation night Nov. 27

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Clemson Women’s Basketball will host a Faculty & Staff Appreciation Night at 7 p.m. Nov. 27 at Littlejohn Coliseum. Join the fun as the Lady Tigers start conference play against #16 Maryland. Every faculty and staff member that shows their Clemson ID card at the box office will receive a coupon for a free hotdog [...]

NRGSA selling locally grown Christmas trees

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Just in time for the holiday season, the Natural Resources Graduate Student Association (NRGSA) is selling locally-grown Christmas trees to faculty, staff, and students. These festive tress can be picked up at the Lehotsky Hall loading dock Monday Dec. 2 at 5 p.m. The association will have two demo trees on display in the McAdams [...]

Parking/transit news: Nov. 20-27

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

No Parking in Fire Lanes Clemson Fire and EMS and Parking and Transportation Services have been monitoring the use of fire lanes and have noted a great deal of abuse. Clemson Fire and EMS has asked Parking and Transportation Services to assist us in ensuring that all fires lanes across campus remain clear in case [...]

Rachel Walker Finklea, retiree – Nov. 8, 2013

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Rachel Walker Finklea, 89, of Clemson died Nov. 8, 2013. She worked as a custodial worker at the university’s physical plan and retired in 1986 with 17 years of service. Surviving are her husband, three daughters, three sons, family and friends. Memorial services were held Nov. 16 at New Light Baptist Church. Condolences may be [...]

Charles Franklin Risher, retiree – Nov. 8, 2013

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Charles Franklin Risher, 87, of Rock Hill died Nov. 8, 2013. He worked as an extension poultry specialist with the York County Cooperative Extension Service and was a professor in Clemson’s poultry department. He retired in 1983 with 29 years of service and was awarded Professor Emeritus of Poultry Science. Surviving are his sister, family [...]

Clemson-Citadel Military Appreciation Game Goes Green: Marine base helps generate power for the day

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative, Santee Cooper and Sterling Planet are teaming up to provide electricity generated from renewable resources to power the Nov. 23 football game between host Clemson University and The Citadel. The Green Powered game is celebrated as part of Military Appreciation Day, which has special meaning for these two military-proud institutions. Approximately [...]

Give your opinion about off-campus routes! Clemson Area Transit survey

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Clemson University, together with the City of Clemson, has hired a consulting firm that specializes in public transportation planning to conduct a comprehensive operational analysis of Clemson Area Transit, focusing on the off-campus routes, with a particular focus on the Red Route. The purposes of the study are to evaluate and recommend improvements to CAT’s [...]

Parking/transit news: Nov. 14 game day impacts and other information

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Thursday, Nov. 14 game day – administrative offices close at noon: Parking and Transit Impacts All vehicles parked on campus in IPTAY areas must be relocated by 1 p.m. to avoid towing. On-campus transit routes will cease operation at 1:30 p.m. The Research Park Shuttle to the AMRL and Rich Lab will be running an [...]

Tigernet wireless to be discontinued on Nov. 20

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

By Nathan Long, CCIT Starting Nov. 20, Tigernet will stop actively broadcasting and will no longer be a wireless service option for your laptop, iPad or mobile device. Switch to Clemson’s new wireless service, eduroam, today for uninterrupted wireless service. Remember to change your mobile device as well as your laptop! Download the eduroam installer [...]