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Clemson University cited in national report that focuses on crafting America’s science and engineering enterprise

Wednesday September 18, 2019

The United States faces an urgent shortage of skilled technical workers, according to a new National Science Board report that cites a Clemson University center, CA²VES, as an example of how partnerships could be part of the solution.

Clemson University alumnus J. Cole Smith named dean at Syracuse University

Wednesday September 18, 2019

A Clemson University graduate who returned to his alma mater five years ago and became one of its top administrators is heading for Syracuse University, where he will serve as dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science. J. Cole Smith graduated from Clemson in 1996, traveled the country to build his academic career […]

Bioengineering professor sees success in research and mentoring program

Wednesday September 18, 2019

In just three short years, William Richardson has gone from a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Virginia to an assistant professor in Clemson University’s bioengineering department and a junior investigator for the South Carolina Center for Translational Research Improving Musculoskeletal Health (SC-TRIMH). And this year, he’s completed a milestone as a junior investigator: receive […]

Meet a Tiger: John Hoyt, director of security infrastructure and operations

Wednesday September 18, 2019

John Hoyt and his team go to war every day with an enemy that is nameless, faceless and lives in the electronic ether where it can literally be any place, any time. It’s akin to battling ghosts, but don’t be fooled: Ambiguous as these villains are, they cause very real destruction and suffering. As director […]

South Carolina’s Coalition for Mathematics & Science Announced as New 100Kin10 Partner Ahead of Network Exceeding Goal of Training 100,000 New STEM Teachers by 2021

Friday September 06, 2019

CLEMSON, S.C. – 100Kin10, a national organization dedicated to solving the STEM teacher shortage by 2021, announced today that South Carolina’s Coalition for Mathematics & Science joins 40 other new programmatic partners in its ranks this year. In addition to South Carolina’s Coalition for Mathematics and Science, new partners include Chicago Public Schools, National Board […]

Surviving calculus: Darnall W. & Susan F. Boyd Foundation gives $1.25 million to help more freshmen thrive in engineering

Wednesday September 04, 2019

Eighty Clemson University freshmen are participating in a new program that gives them a chance to ease into the challenging math courses that too often derail students’ dreams of becoming engineers. The program, Boyd Scholars, targets freshman engineering majors who need a little extra time to complete their required calculus courses. Students will take an […]

Student Affairs Talk: Cam Walters

Tuesday September 03, 2019

Editor’s note: This is the latest installment of the “Student Affairs Talk” podcast for 2019-20. In it, Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is First Friday Parade director Cam Walters, a sophomore engineering major. — Cam Walters was looking for […]