Our donors are making news and making a difference in the success of our University. Among our friends and alumni are people and businesses that have stepped up to support Clemson in remarkable ways. And we are grateful.
Every donor is different. Each has a different reason for supporting Clemson Forever.
Professional engineer Richard Cottingham and his wife, Nancy, of Seneca have pledged $500,000 to establish the J. Richard (’66) and Nancy W. Cottingham Distinguished Professor of Civil Engineering Endowment at Clemson University. READ THIS STORY »
A nationally respected researcher who has accepted a job with Clemson University said that too often “sustainability” is a buzzword and that her approach involves science, metrics and data to make sure that it’s more than just marketing. “I want our research to have an impact on real people and business,” said Amy Landis, who is the new Thomas F. Hash ‘69 SmartState Endowed Chair in Sustainable Development. READ THIS STORY »
Longtime Clemson supporter Betty Poe of Greenville made the second cornerstone gift of $2.5 million to Clemson University Athletics for facilities. READ THIS STORY »
The Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research has received a $1.625 million gift from CoreTech System Co. Ltd. (Moldex3D) to support education and research. READ THIS STORY »
Clemson University and Greenville Technical College officials broke ground Monday for a $25 million center that will advance the manufacturing workforce and serve the automotive, transportation and other high-tech sectors. READ THIS STORY »
Clemson University officials broke ground Thursday for a $21.5-million building that will help shape the future of the state’s engineering landscape for generations to come. READ THIS STORY »
A panel of distinguished Clemson alumni, including former student athletes, will share advice for success and answer questions in an open forum at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 23, at Tillman Hall auditorium. READ THIS STORY »
Four Clemson University programs that support students and teachers will be enhanced in the new year by a $115,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation. READ THIS STORY »
Clemson University alumnus Ron Taylor (’65) of Midland, Mich., has pledged $100,000 to the school’s Emerging Scholars program to establish the Captain Byron Wiley Emerging Scholars Memorial Endowment, along with annual support for the program. READ THIS STORY »
James C. Kennedy, chairman of the communications, media and automotive services conglomerate Cox Enterprises, has given $3.3 million to Clemson University to establish and endow the James C. Kennedy Waterfowl and Wetlands Conservation Center headquartered at the Belle W. Baruch Institute for Coastal Ecology and Forest Science in Georgetown and Nemours Wildlife Foundation in Beaufort. READ THIS STORY »