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Learn to protect yourself during Campus Safety Awareness Month

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

You can learn about personal safety, workplace violence and help point out safety problems while on the Safety Walk during Campus Safety Awareness Month in September.

Convocation video available online

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

The 2011 Victor Hurst Convocation is available to view online.

Clemson’s ‘Dr. Peach’ on the ‘Early Show’ and NPR

Thursday, August 11th, 2011
Desmond Layne

Desmond Layne, an associate professor of pomology and Extension fruit tree specialist, was interviewed about South Carolina peaches for CBS’ “The Early Show” Aug. 15 and NPR’s “All Things Considered” Aug. 18.

Congratulations to new Staff Development Program participants

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

Twenty-five Clemson staff members have been selected for the second year of the university’s Staff Development Program (SDP). The goal of the program is to allow staff members to grow personally and professionally while at the same time strengthening their engagement with the university.

Connect to Clemson through social media

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

These days, it seems like everyone is on Facebook. Clemson is there, too – and on Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and other social media networks. It’s just another way for the university to stay connected with students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans.

Pass/Flail: On taking the BSA swim test – By Ross Norton

Friday, July 8th, 2011

Even as you read this, I may be dead already.

It is time again for my annual flirtation with death: the Boy Scout swim test, wherein otherwise sane people jump into a leech-filled lake and swim approximately 12 miles. They don’t consider it hazing.

Time to welcome new Tigers at orientation – by Angela Nixon

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

It’s that time of year again – summer orientation. Thousands of incoming students and their parents will attempt to learn the ropes at Clemson, all in the span of two days (or one day, for transfer students).

Congratulations to Staff Development Program graduates

Thursday, June 9th, 2011
Staff Development Program graduates

Congratulations to the 25 Clemson University staff members who have completed the first year of the university’s Staff Development Program (SDP). The peer-reviewed, performance-based program is designed to create more engaged staff members who have a broader view of the role they play at the university.

Campus under construction: Making progress

Friday, May 27th, 2011

It may be summer, but Clemson’s campus is anything but quiet. With three major construction projects well underway, campus is buzzing with equipment, noise, workers – and progress. John McEntire, director of capital projects, provided the following update on the Class of 1956 Academic Success Center, Lee Hall and the Life Sciences Building.

Baseball team’s rainy day fun

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Rain delays during baseball games can be frustrating for players, coaches and fans. But the Clemson and Davidson teams tried to make the most of it during their game on May 17, which was interrupted by a rain delay of more than two hours.