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Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars in the News

Outstanding students: Leaders in Clemson's Minority Business Student Association
Tevej Rhodes understands the hurdles a person of color can face in the business world. An economics major from Walterboro, Rhodes is the vice president of student engagement and an executive board member of Clemson University's Minority Business Student Association (MBSA). It's an organization that was formed in the College of Business to help minority business students feel included and bond with other students on campus. Read more.


Kids playing games with Chapman Scholars students at the annual Christmas for Kids event, December 2017.Christmas for Kids 2019

The Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars' Christmas for Kids party was held on Friday, December 6 from 3-5 p.m. The annual event, led by senior Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars in the College of Business, focuses on the service component of the leadership program, but it also helped 85 disadvantaged area schoolchildren experience the kindness and joy of the season.


Major General Patrick Henry Brady (Retired) spoke to the Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars on Friday, November 1, 2019. MG Brady was awarded a Medal of Honor while serving in the Vietnam War.

Maj. Gen. Brady Speaks to Chapman Scholars

The Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars Medallion Ceremony - May 9, 2019


Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars joined President and Mrs. Clements for their annual luncheon on March 26, 2019.

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Kids playing games with Chapman Scholars students at the annual Christmas for Kids event, December 2017.Many young hearts are warmed by Chapman Scholars' generosity - December 12, 2017

To say the Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars' Christmas for Kids party was heartwarming is an understatement. The annual event led by senior Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars in the College of Business focuses on the service component of the leadership program, but it also filled the hearts of more than 100 disadvantaged area schoolchildren with joy. Read more.


Chapman Cornerstone Gift Announcement

Tom and Karen Chapman are our inaugural Cornerstone Partner for Academics with a $4 million dollar gift to endow and expand the Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars Program and to establish an endowment for the Thomas F. Chapman Distinguished Professorship in Leadership. Read the article.

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Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars joined President and Mrs. Clements in the President's Suite at Memorial Stadium for their annual luncheon, October 10, 2017.

Thomas F. Chapman Leadership Scholars Luncheon