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Clemson reviewing Title IX training module content

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Clemson University has suspended an online Title IX training module to further review the content. “This online course, used by other universities across the country, was selected to be given to undergraduate students this summer and fall as part of a comprehensive effort to prevent sexual discrimination, harassment and assault in response to growing concerns [...]

Seeking nominations for Thomas Green Clemson Award for Excellence

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

The Provost’s Office seeks nominations for the Thomas Green Clemson Award for Excellence. Established in 1999, this distinguished accolade recognizes Clemson University faculty and staff who have made sustained and significant contributions to the academic life at Clemson and who have exhibited exemplary teaching, research and/or service. While all Clemson faculty and staff are eligible, [...]

Alpha Beta Drive, student union courtyard impacted by construction

Monday, September 15th, 2014
Alpha Beta Road

Alpha Beta Drive, located near the Union and Norris Hall will close for construction Sept. 28 through Oct. 3. This road leads to the Parking and Transportation Services office, Harcombe Dining Hall, university mail room and post office, the university municipal court and student government office. As a result, no personal vehicles will be permitted [...]

Faculty professional development sessions offered

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Clemson Online is offering a series of faculty development sessions on various aspects of online teaching and learning.  These sessions will be conducted as webinars through Adobe Connect. Click here to see the full listing. For questions about the sessions, contact Allyson Davis.

Celebrate Constitution Day Sept. 17

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Celebrate Constitution Day by engaging in the riveting discussions of Doctors Laura Olson, Daniel Frost, and Benjamin White. Hosted by the Rutland Institute for Ethics and Calhoun Honors College, the program, Contraception, Corporations, and the Constitution: Religious Liberty and Contemporary Politics, addresses both political and religious issues America faces today in the eyes of constitutional [...]

Seeking volunteers for Tunnel of Oppression event

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

By Amber Lange, Program Director Emerging Scholars The 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Planning Committee seeks volunteers invites faculty, staff and students to attend the Tunnel of Oppression Interest Meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18 in Brackett 120. The goal of Tunnel is to raise awareness about issues of power, privilege and [...]

Faculty have resources through National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Clemson’s Chief Diversity Office and Provost’s Office have joined to sponsor an institutional membership with the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity. The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity is an independent professional development, training, and mentoring community of more than 40,000 graduate students, post-docs, and faculty members. Membership is now available for [...]

Mandatory FERPA tutorial available online

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

To educate the campus community about federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), the Registrar’s Office has developed an online tutorial.  FERPA mandates that Clemson University maintain students’ records in a certain way and prohibits the disclosure of student records except in limited circumstances.  Anyone on campus who sees, maintains or handles information relating [...]

Clemson to host CyberInfrastructure Expo 2014

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Learn how Clemson’s faculty, students and staff are using technology (cyberinfrastructure) to succeed in their teaching, learning, research, and service at Clemson’s CyberInfrastructure Expo, Sept. 22 and 23 at the Madren Center. Open to the university’s faculty, staff and students, the event will feature national leaders who will share information about online privacy. Participants will [...]

Clemson fights to protect wild tigers from extinction

Monday, September 8th, 2014

Clemson will host Tigers Always Conservation Week Clemson September 23–27 to bring attention to the plight of wild tigers and help ensure their survival.