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2017 ABET Visit

Welcome to Clemson

The College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences at Clemson University welcomes  the ABET team for an official assessment visit to review its programs. Visiting Program Evaluators can find resources that may be of assistance before and during your visit from the links below.

Greenville/Spartanburg Airport (GSP)

Approx. 55 minute drive to campus
2000 GSP Drive
Greer, SC 29651
864-877-7426

Phone Number website

Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (CLT)

Approx. 2 h and 15 min drive to campus
5501 Josh Birmingham Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28208
704-359-4013

Phone Number website

Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)

Approx. 1 h and 30 min drive to campus
61 Terminal Drive, Suite 1
Fletcher, NC 28732
828-684-2266

Phone Number website

Hartsfield – Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

Approx. 2 h and 30 min drive to campus
6000 N. Terminal Parkway
Atlanta GA 30320
800-897-1910
Website

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Transportation

Airport Shuttle – 1-800-669-6463
Yellow Cab – 864-882-3454
Enterprise Rent-A-Car – 864-888-1115

Martin Inn

James F. Martin Inn

240 Madren Center Drive
Clemson, SC 29634
864-654-9020
Request "ABET" room block when making reservation.

Phone Number website directions

Connected to the Madren Conference Center, surrounded by the Walker Golf Course and conveniently located on Clemson's beautiful campus.

College Leadership

Brad Putman

Dr. Brad Putman
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
107 Riggs Hall
864-656-4440
putman@clemson.edu

Dana Simpson

Dana Simpson
Assistant to the Assoc. Dean
107 Riggs Hall
864-656-2486
daberna@clemson.edu

Dean

Dr. Anand K. Gramopadhye
Dean
109 Riggs Hall
864-656-3200
agramop@clemson.edu

Stella Garber

Stella Garber
Assistant to the Dean
109 Riggs Hall
864-656-3200
stellam@clemson.edu


Department Chairs

Martine LaBerge

Dr. Martine Laberge
Bioengineering
301 Rhodes Research Center
864-656-5557
laberge@clemson.edu

David Bruce

Dr. David Bruce
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
127 Earle Hall
864-656-5425
dbruce@clemson.edu

Jimmy Martin

Dr. Jimmy Martin
Civil Engineering
110 Lowry Hall
864-656-3002
jrmart@clemson.edu

Eileen Kraemer

Dr. Eileen Kraemer
School of Computing
104 McAdams Hall
864-656-5874
etkraem@clemson.edu

Dan Noneaker

Dr. Dan Noneaker
Electrical & Computer Engineering
105 Riggs Hall
864-656-0100
dnoneak@clemson.edu

David Freedman

Dr. David Freedman
Environmental Eng. & Earth Sciences
442 Brackett Hall
864-656-5566
dfreedm@clemson.edu

Cole Smith

Dr. J. Cole Smith
Industrial Engineering
100-B Freeman Hall
864-656-4716
jcsmith@clemson.edu

Raj Bordia

Dr. Raj Bordia
Materials Science & Engineering
161 Sirrine Hall
864-656-5228
rbordia@clemson.edu

Richard Figliola

Dr. Richard Figliola
Mechanical Engineering
247 Fluor Daniel Bldg.
864-656-4435
fgliola@clemson.edu

Joe Watkins

Dr. Joe Watkins
General Engineering
104 Holtzendorf Hall
656-2542
rjwatki@clemson.edu

Select a link to open a Google Map for any of the locations shown below.

PEV Program Location Workrooms

Support Department Locations

Exit Session with President, Provost & Deans

Restaurants

  • Sole on the Green

    Solé on the Green

    Full service casual restaurant located onsite at the Clemson Walker Golf Course serving lunch and dinner. Open Sunday.

    230 Madren Center Dr
    Clemson, SC 29634
    864-656-7444

    Phone Number website directions

  • Rick Erwin's

    Rick Erwin's Clemson

    Upscale dining establishment offering fresh seafood, prime steak, and a lengthy wine selection. Reservations suggested. Closed Sunday.

    127 Market Street
    Clemson, SC 29631
    864-654-9466

    Phone Number website directions

  • Pixie & Bill's

    Pixie & Bills

    Clemson's original steakhouse and bar offering classic fare amid a rustic environment with exposed beams & wood paneling. Closed Sunday.

    1058 Tiger Boulevard
    Clemson, SC 29631
    864-654-1210

    Phone Number website directions

  • Calhoun Corners

    Calhoun Corners

    Formal, brick-lined parlor offering old-fashioned American steak, seafood, poultry & meat dishes. Reservations suggested. Closed Sunday.

    103 Clemson Street
    Clemson, SC 29631
    864-654-7490

    Phone Number website directions

  • Blue Heron

    Blue Heron Restaurant

    Restaurant and sushi bar serving Asian-influenced steaks and seafood in addition to pizza, pasta and sandwiches. Full bar. Open Sunday.

    405 College Ave, Ste 130
    Clemson, SC 29631
    864-6563-3354

    Phone Number website directions

  • Brioso Fresh Pasta

    Brioso Fresh Pasta

    Fresh, fast casual dining experience serving up homemade pasta, plus mix-&-match options in a buzzy, Italian atmosphere. Open Sunday.

    127 Market Street
    360 College Ave, Ste 200
    864-653-3800

    Phone Number website directions

  • 1826 Bistro

    1826 Bistro

    Part of historic Farmers' Hall, this inviting bistro serves American fare such as steaks & seafood. Closed Sunday and Monday.

    105 Exchange Street
    Pendleton, SC 29670
    864-646-5500

    Phone Number website directions

  • Lighthouse Lake Keowee

    Lighthouse Lake Keowee

    Lakeside restaurant serving American fare in a casual fireside setting with an upscale 2nd-floor dining room. Open Sunday.

    1290 Doug Hollow Road
    Seneca, SC 29672
    864-888-4446

    Phone Number website directions


Yelp

You can find more information on Clemson's numerous dining choices and local favorites by visiting www.yelp.com


Area Information

South Carolina Botanical Gardens

150 Discovery Lane
Clemson, SC 29634

website directions

The Arts Center of Clemson

212 Butler Street
Clemson, SC 29631

website directions

The Walker Course at Clemson University

210 Madren Center Drive
Clemson, SC 29634

website directions

Larry Abernathy Waterfront Park

270 Keowee Trail
Clemson, SC 29631

website directions

Clemson/Central Public Library

105 Commerce Way
Central, SC 29630

website directions

AnMed Health Medical Center (Hospital)

800 Fant Street
Anderson, SC 29621

website directions

Oconee Memorial Hospital

298 Memorial Drive
Seneca, SC 29672

website directions

Clemson Post Office

1205 W. Main Street
Clemson, SC 29631

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Program Evaluator Schedule

Saturday, October 21, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
after 3:00 pm Check in
(Refreshments available in Suite 430)
Martin Inn
7:00 pm Team Dinner Rick Erwin's Clemson
127 Market Street
864-654-9466

Sunday, October 22, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
8:00 am Breakfast Martin Inn
Executive Boardroom
11:30 - 12:30 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC teams brunch Sole on the Green
Madren Center
864-656-7444
12:45 pm Shuttles leave for Campus Martin Inn
1:00 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC teams meet dean and departmental representatives 101 Riggs Hall
1:15 - 5:00 pm PEVs go with departmental representatives to tour labs and facilities and review course materials as appropriate and per schedules arranged with programs Program Location
5:00 pm Shuttle leaves for Martin Inn Riggs Hall
5:15 - 6:45 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC team meetings Madren Center
Executive Board Room
7:30 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC team dinner Blue Heron
405 College Avenue
864-653-3354

Monday, October 23, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
7:30 am Shuttle leaves for campus Martin Inn
7:35 am - 8:10 am Breakfast 101 Riggs Hall
8:15 am - 9:15 am Dean's Welcome 101 Riggs Hall
9:15 am - 9:30 am Travel to program location with program representative
9:30 am - 11:30 am PEVs visit program chairs, faculty members, students, and/or staff per schedule arranged with program Program Location
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Luncheon with program chairs, administrators, students, staff, industrial advisory board members, and guests Hendrix Center
Ballrooms A & B

1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

PEVs visit support departments as appropriate: Room locations:
Dr. Andrew Smith meets with Physics Department Chair, Dr. Terry Tritt 118 Kinard Hall
Dr. Mike Butkus meets with Chemistry Department Chair, Dr. Bill Pennington 219 Hunter Hall
Dr. Mohan Venigalla meets with Mathematical Sciences Department Chair, Dr. Chris Cox O-103 Martin Hall
Drs. Joe Bannister and Lakshmi Narasimhan meet with Clemson Computing and Information Technology (CCIT) IT Manager, Nathan Long 114 McAdams Hall
Dr. Michael W. Riley meets with Ms. Jan Comfort, Engineering Librarian and Ms. Gail Julian, Head – Technical Services & Collection Management Cooper Library Brown Room
Dr. Michael Brodsky meets with English representative, Ms. Keri Crist-Wagner 816 Strode Hall
Dr. Troy Vogel meets with General Engineering Department Chair, Dr. Joe Watkins 104 Holtzendorff Hall
Dr. Oladiran Fasina meets with General Education, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Bridget Trogden E-103 Martin Hall
Dr. Elliott Slamovich meets with Communications Associate Department Chairs, Dr. Joe Mazer 407 Strode Hall Hall
Dr. Jenny Amos meets with Biological Sciences Department Chair, Dr. Robert Cohen 132 Long Hall
2:15 pm - 5:00 pm PEVs visit program chairs, faculty members, students, and/or staff per schedule arranged with program Program Location
5:00 pm Shuttle leaves for Martin Inn Riggs Hall
5:15 pm - 6:45 pm Team Meeting
Refreshments available
Madren Center
Executive Board Room
7:30 pm Dinner Calhoun Corners
103 Clemson St.
864-654-7490

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
7:30 am Shuttle leaves for Campus Martin Inn
7:30 am Breakfast 101 Riggs Hall
8:00 am - 11:00 am Teams review and finalize exit meeting materials 101 Riggs Hall
11:00 am - 11:45 am PEVs debrief the program chairs Program location
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Working lunch 101 Riggs Hall
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Exit session with President, Provost, Dean, Program Chairs, and ABET Chairs President's Boardroom Sikes Hall
3:00 pm Shuttle leaves for Martin Inn Sikes Hall

Team Chairs Schedule (DRAFT)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
after 3:00pm Check in
Refreshments available in Suite 430
Martin Inn
7:00 pm Team Dinner Rick Erwin's Clemson
127 Market Street
864-654-9466

Sunday, October 22, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
8:00 am Breakfast Martin Inn
Executive Boardroom
11:30 am - 12:30 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC teams brunch Sole on the Green
Madren Center
864-656-7444
12:45 pm Shuttle leaves for campus Martin Inn
1:00 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC teams meet dean and departmental representatives 101 Riggs Hall
1:15 pm - 5:00 pm Tour campus, review documents and meet with Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
2:30 pm Team Chairs meet with Phil Landreth, Director of Academic Facilities, Planning and Operations Riggs 100A
5:00 pm Shuttle leaves for Martin Inn Riggs Hall
5:15 pm - 6:45 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC team meetings
Refreshments available
Madren Center
Executive Board Room
7:30 pm ANSAC/CAC/EAC team dinner Blue Heron
405 College Avenue
864-653-3354

Monday, October 23, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
7:30 am Shuttle leaves for campus Martin Inn
7:35 am - 8:10 am Breakfast 101 Riggs Hall
8:15 am - 9:15 am Dean's Presentation 101 Riggs Hall
9:20 am - 9:50 am Team Chairs meet with Dean Anand Gramopadhye
Associate Dean Brad Putman
Associate Dean Doug Hirt
101 Riggs Hall
10:15 am - 10:45 am Team Chairs meet with Dr. Robert Jones, Provost 206 Sikes Hall
11:00 am - 11:30 am Dr. Claire McCullough meet with Debra Sparacino, University Registrar 102 Sikes Hall
Dr. David Cordes meet with David Kuskowski, Undergraduate Admissions Director 105 Sikes Hal
Ms. Lisa Sachs meet with Jim Grieger, Director of Research Safety Sikes Hall
Dr. John Gardner meet with Brett Dalton,
VP for Finance and Operations (or representative)
G06 Sikes Hall
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Luncheon with program chairs, administrators, students, staff, industrial advisory board members, and guests Hendrix Center
Ballrooms A & B
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm Dr. Claire McCullough meet with John Griffin,
Associate Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies
E-101 Martin Hall
Dr. David Cordes meet with Jeremy King, Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness E-203 Martin Hall
Ms. Lisa Sachs meet with Dr. Uttiyo Raychaudhuri, Director of Clemson Abroad E-307B Martin Hall
Dr. John Gardner meet with Lee Gill, Chief Diversity Officer 223 Brackett Hall
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm Dr. John Gardner meet with Sue Wharton,
Director of Academic Success Center
232 Academic Success Center
Dr. David Cordes meet with Neil Burton, Director of Career Center and Cooperative Education Hendrix Student Center
Suite 316
Dr. Claire McCullough meet with Serita Acker, Director of PEER (Programs for Education, Enrichment and Retention) & WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) 158A Freeman Hall
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Time in team workroom 101 Riggs Hall
5:00 pm Shuttle leaves for Madren Center Riggs Hall
5:15 - 6:45 pm Team Meeting
Refreshments available
Madren Center
Executive Board Room
7:30 pm Dinner Calhoun Corners
103 Clemson Street
864-654-7490

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

TIMEACTIVITYLOCATION
7:30 am Shuttle leaves for Campus Martin Inn
7:35 am - 8:00 am Breakfast 101 Riggs Hall
8:00 am - 11:00 am Teams review and finalize exit meeting materials 101 Riggs Hall
11:00 am - 11:45 am Team Chairs debrief the Dean 109 Riggs Hall
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Working lunch 101 Riggs Hall
1:10 pm Shuttle leaves for Sikes Hall Riggs Hall
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Exit session with President, Provost, Dean, Program Chairs, and ABET Chairs President's Boardroom
Sikes Hall
3:00 pm Shuttle leaves for Martin Inn Sikes Hall