November 2014 - See ClemsonLIFE in the Clemson University Legacy Day video! About the video - Legacy Day has quickly become a beloved fall tradition here at Clemson University, and this year we're stretching the celebrations to span the entire month of November. Honor our rich history, see the beautiful Fort Hill mansion, learn the importance of giving back and pay thanks to those who have given. Most importantly, consider what your legacy at Clemson will be.
September 2014 - Clemson LIFE is a four year program incorporating functional academics, independent living, employment, and social/leisure skills in a public university setting with the goal of producing self-sufficient young adults.
January 2014 - ClemsonLIFE, a program supported by student tuition and donations, is a two year program incorporating functional academics, independent living, employment,and social/leisure skills in a public university setting with the goal of producing self-sufficient young adults. Lead instructor Sarah Daniel Conklin explains, students successfully completing the two year program will receive a certificate of postsecondary education. For select students, an optional third year is available to assist with job placement and community integration with a decreased level of supports. The program became a YouTube sensation after the parents of a recently accepted student posted their son's reaction to his letter of acceptance.
December 2013 - Rion Holcombe, a 20 year old with Down syndrome, gets a special letter in the mail......and his dream come true, the chance to become a college student!
March 2013 - Interview with Hope in March 2013 ClemsonLIFE Program.