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Inclusion and Equity

  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina
  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina
  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina
  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina
  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina
  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina
  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina
  • Diversity and inclusion at Clemson University, South Carolina

Clemson University aspires to create a diverse community that welcomes people of different races, cultures, ages, genders, sexual orientation, religions, socioeconomic levels, political perspectives, abilities, opinions, values and experiences.



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Lee A. Gill, J.D.
Chief Inclusion and Equity Officer

“The work of supporting and sustaining equity and inclusion on a college campus has truly been a calling for me. It is who I am, not just what I do.” Meet Lee >

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Inclusion and Equity

Guiding the University toward a more inclusive, diverse campus and community environment. Learn more about us and what we do >


Communications


Summit
Clemson’s Hernandez urges Urban League’s ManCave students to identify their strengths

The Urban League of the Upstate welcomed Clemson’s Julio Hernandez to speak at its Upstate ManCave, a program to help young men “foster healthy self-care, relationship-building, mindfulness and financial skills.” MORE

Tiger Alliance
Clemson promotes inclusive excellence through new summer program

Students representing nine colleges and universities in both Carolinas are learning about the impact of effective communication during the first Clemson University Erwin Center Summer Scholars (ECSS) program. MORE

Emerging Scholars
Clemson students hope to dig up the past at Fort Hill archaeological site

Students and faculty hope to unearth remnants that help tell the stories of the men, women and children who lived and worked as slaves during the antebellum era on the Fort Hill property on what now is the Clemson University campus. MORE

Emerging Scholars
Clemson, MUSC host best practices forum

Clemson University and the Medical University of South Carolina are teaming up to help educators, business leaders, medical professionals and others who want to learn ways to bring more diversity to or foster inclusion in their organizations. MORE


Featured Initiatives


Summit
MEN OF COLOR SUMMIT

The mission of the Clemson University Men of Color National Summit is to close the achievement gap for African-American and Hispanic males, from cradle to career. The summit brings together approximately 2,000 high school and college students, business professionals, educators, government officials and community leaders from around the country.

Tiger Alliance
TIGER ALLIANCE

Knowledge is power. Clemson University is taking bold steps to help empower, enlighten and develop African-American and Hispanic males. As part of the Men of Color summit, we have introduced a high school component called Tiger Alliance, which includes and involves African-American and Hispanic males from the local area.

Emerging Scholars
EMERGING SCHOLARS

The Clemson Emerging Scholars Program helps students from South Carolina’s I-95 Corridor learn what it takes to go to college. We concentrate on academic preparation, leadership skills and the college application process. Students not only stay on Clemson’s campus several times throughout the program but we work with students in their schools and community.

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