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CUIP funded project examines Urban Greenways

February 2nd, 2016

CUIP Fellow Lincoln Larson and graduate student Sam Keith’s study on urban greenways in San Antonio and Atlanta is progressing well. They have now collected all data (intercept surveys and observation of trail users) and they are excited to undertake analyses. Going into the project, they suspected there would be differences between the study sites [Read More]

Working in Dong Van Geopark

July 29th, 2015
bob & katie geopark

This past June, I had the privilege of accompanying CUIP director, Bob Powell and a team of experts to Northern Vietnam to conduct research designed to aid in the development of new management plans for Dong Van Karst International Geopark.  Our team consisted of experts in the fields of economics, park management, urban and rural [Read More]

CUIP Marketing Intern to Spain

June 25th, 2015

Danielle Stephens here and I have some exciting news! Upon graduation in May 2015, I was admitted into my dream graduate program in Barcelona. After an extensive amount of thinking and planning, I will officially be attending the University of Pompeu Fabra to pursue my Master’s of Digital and Direct Marketing… a program that will [Read More]

Director of CUIP Named Hartzog Endowed Professor

June 15th, 2015

Though this post might be a few months overdue, it is necessary to give the Director of the Clemson Institute for Parks a place in the blog spotlight. Dr. Bob Powell was named the Hartzog Endowed Professor in Philosophy, Parks and Environmental Ethics in March of this year. His endless dedication to research, training, and [Read More]

Conventions, Lectures, Awards & More!

April 20th, 2015

March and April were busy months for CUIP! Graduate students working with CUIP went to the George Wright Society biannual meeting in Oakland, CA and represented Clemson Institute for Parks spectacularly. Gary Machlis, a CUIP fellow and Science Advisor to the Director of the National Park Service recently delivered one of the plenary lectures at [Read More]

CUIP Newsletter March 11

March 11th, 2015

Get involved in the CUIP latest with the March 11 newsletter!

Dr. Jeffrey Hallo’s Training & Development Program

March 10th, 2015

In January and February 2015, Dr. Jeff Hallo (CUIP Fellow and Associate Professor of Park and Conservation Area Management) is working with Delaware State Parks to meet their employee training needs.  He is teaching 23 park agency staff about the human dimensions of outdoor recreation and parks, including topics such as recreation ecology, visitor management, [Read More]

CUIP Feb. 16 Newsletter

February 20th, 2015

Read up on the CUIP Research and Development Grant descriptions, Delaware State Park training from one of our CUIP fellows, and more in this issue of the CUIP Newsletter.

CUIP New Year, New Updates!

February 18th, 2015

Meet our new Marketing Team! Danielle Stephens (right)  is returning for her second semester as a marketing intern for the Clemson Institute for Parks and Kylee Muir (left) is joining the team in the journey. Check out this story and more in this CUIP newsletter!

CUIP Newsletter Nov. 2

November 12th, 2014
Meet Danielle Stephens and Megan Brynes, the Clemson University Institute for Parks Marketing Interns!

View the November 2nd newsletter issue from CUIP. With new fellows being admitted into the Institute, a Marketing Team being implemented, and a t-shirt sign up, there are lot of exciting things to come!

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