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Campus construction update: Klugh Avenue to close Thursday; parking relocated

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

By Jackie Todd, office of Media Relations Evidence of the Core Campus project will become apparent as construction engineers install the project site fence today. The fence will close off the grassy area between Klugh Avenue and Union Drive. As a result, Klugh Avenue and the east/west portion of Union Drive will close Thursday for [...]

Events planned for National Campus Safety Awareness month

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

To educate faculty, staff and students and to reduce the incidence of campus crimes, Clemson University has joined other higher education institutions across the nation in recognizing Campus Safety Awareness month. Each week in September, the Clemson University Police Department, Clemson’s Undergraduate Student Government, Redfern Health Center and other university departments will host a number of campus events to share information, create awareness and promote crime prevention.

Free campus parking permits for certain carpool groups; Saturday bus service from Clemson to Greenville begins

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

*NEW* Carpool groups with 3+ people = Free permit Parking and Transportation Services is committed to the university’s sustainability goals by always striving to reduce demand for cars on campus. The Clemson Carpool program was created five years ago and has seen increasing interest and group participation each year. To entice more people to join [...]

China photography contest deadline approaches

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Clemson faculty, staff, and students are invited to submit up to three images to the 7th annual c u in China photography contest, sponsored by the Clemson University Center for China Studies.

Do you manage a social media account at Clemson?

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Do you manage a social media account at Clemson? There is a resource for you. Contact Kesha Williams, Director of Digital Marketing and Engaged Communication, to join the Clemson social media users group (SMUG). Clemson SMUG connects managers of official Clemson accounts for collaboration, content sharing, brainstorming and collaboration. Members also receive best practices and [...]

Clemson to host sexual violence and harassment awareness program

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

National student safety expert Katie Koestner will share her experiences as the keynote speaker at the “No-Yes” program, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 20 in the Lila Holmes Ballroom at Clemson House. Koestner herself was a victim of date rape. Her story is the subject of a 1993 HBO movie. Koestner has talked about [...]

Sullivan Center to offer employees CU4Health and CUFit assessments

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

This semester, Clemson’s Joseph F. Sullivan Center will offer employees the CU4Health health assessment program with a new feature – CUFit, a fitness assessment focused on leisure activities. CU4Health is a comprehensive health assessment program that includes a health risk appraisal, lab work and a personalized health counseling session. The new online assessment is open [...]

2014-2015 Victor Hurst Convocation begins this morning

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

The 2014-2015 Victor Hurst Convocation will take place this morning at the Brooks Center. The processional lines up at 8:15 a.m. and the convocation begins at 9 a.m. Read more about the event and processional information here. Read more about special guest speaker, Michael Crow here. The event will be live streamed at http://newsstand.clemson.edu/live/.

Sept. 30 Writing in the Disciplines workshop shares best practices

Monday, August 18th, 2014

By Steven B. Katz, Ph. D. and Angie Justice A new interdisciplinary initiative for Clemson’s colleges will help faculty foster, facilitate and improve student writing across the university. Launched by Dr. Steve Katz, R. Roy and Marnie Pearce Professor of Professional Communication and Professor of English, and Dr. Lesly Temesvari, Alumni Distinguished Professor of Biological [...]

CCIT to offer free Linux & Palmetto cluster training courses

Monday, August 18th, 2014

CCIT is offering the following in-person training courses to help faculty and students prepare for using Clemson’s advanced computing resources for research and class assignments: Introduction to Linux from the Command Line (Thursday, Aug. 28, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Barre Hall room B106) This short course offers participants an introduction to using Linux in a command-line [...]