College of Health, Education And Human Development

Martie Thompson of the Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life & Heidi Zinzow from the department of psychology are working to lower suicide prevention on college campuses. The Bernard Osher Foundation has awarded a $1 million gift to Clemson University’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, a continuing education and membership program for older adults. Four HEHD profs focused on treating breast cancer and the women who are dealing with it. A bold partnership paves the way for health care transformation and cutting-edge medical advances. The program will have additional growth opportunities thanks to a $100,000 gift from Clemson alumnus Bob Stanzione and his wife, Kaye. Keshav Varma, founder and former director of the World Bank’s Global Tiger Initiative, will be the featured speaker at Clemson University’s George B. Hartzog Jr. Environmental Lecture Series on Sept. 30. Learn how Clemson is helping to protect tigers and celebrating those efforts during Tigers Always Conservation Week. Oconee County ranks 11th in the state for the number of births to 15-19 year olds and 10th in the number of repeat pregnancies. Find out what HEHD is doing to help. Professor Mark Small of Clemson’s Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life has won a prestigious Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program grant to examine the democratic orientations of Albanian youth.