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NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina — Clemson part of a high-tech effort to break the cycle of poverty...

Clemson University ramps up cybersecurity offerings to meet growing need in Charleston area

NORTH CHARLESTON — Charleston’s technology industry is growing like sea oats on a sand dune and could soon sprout fresh sprigs as Clemson University plants the seeds for new cybersecurity initiatives at its campus overlooking the Cooper River. Two faculty members, Harlan Russell and Kelly Caine, are relocating to the Charleston area for a year to take the lead in creating the initiatives, which will be offered at the Zucker Family Graduate Education Center in North Charleston....

Green energy gets a boost as Charleston copes with climate change

NORTH CHARLESTON — Flooding at high tide has made Charleston one of the first South Carolina cities to directly feel the pain of climate change, so it’s fitting that a new green-energy research project is launching in the midst of the most vulnerable areas....

Conservators restoring a cannon raised from the USS Maine

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina — Conservators with Clemson University’s Warren Lasch Conservation Center are just weeks away from finishing their restoration of a century-old, six-inch, .30-caliber gun from the U.S. Navy battleship Maine. The gun, which weighs more than 16 tons, arrived in North Charleston from Washington, D.C., in August 2016...

Zucker Family Graduate Education Center in North Charleston now realizing its vision

NORTH CHARLESTON — Galen Helfter sits in front of two giant computer monitors in his corner office on the 14th floor of Cascade Plaza in Akron, Ohio. The 24-year-old looks out over the landscape and manages a basic, yet succinct summary of his surroundings: “I seriously can’t believe this is my office.” Next month...

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