Fluor supports Clemson University with a $60,000 donation for campus programs and student associations.

September 19, 2018

Fluor, a long-term corporate partner and supporter of Clemson University has donated $60,000 to support initiatives on campus and student organizations. As part of this donation, Fluor will join the Michelin Career Center as a Platinum Tiger Partner. They have been an important partner, historically, with the Career Center, and have supported Clemson’s programming andRead More »

Engineering Information Foundation supports CU-WIN math program for Lowcountry girls

July 31, 2018

Supported by a $15,000 grant from the Engineering Information Foundation, based in New York, NY, Clemson hosted the CU Women in Numbers (CU-WIN) summer camp for middle school girls in Charleston, SC this month. The two-week camp introduced participants to mathematical theories, applications, and role models in order to inspire greater persistence among women inRead More »

Upstate students engineer self-driving boats through Bosch Community Fund-sponsored summer camp

July 27, 2018

Upstate elementary, middle, and high school students participated in an Autonomous Boat Summer Camp for Ocean Conservation led by automotive engineering professors Srikanth Pilla and Yunyi Jia at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR). Sponsored by the Bosch Community Fund, the camp provides students with opportunities to engineer their own small self-driving boatsRead More »

Clemson celebrates Wells Fargo’s ongoing investment in education programs in South Carolina

July 25, 2018

On Wednesday, July 25, representatives from Wells Fargo visited the Clemson campus to celebrate the company’s longstanding support of the Call Me MISTER and Emerging Scholars programs, which spans more than ten years. Call Me MISTER (CMM) was founded in 2000 to address the low numbers of African American men teaching in South Carolina publicRead More »

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Duke Energy Foundation continues longstanding support of Clemson’s PEER & WISE programs

July 3, 2018

The Duke Energy Foundation gave $85,000 to Clemson University to continue support of two summer programs that are aimed at increasing diversity in the pipeline that carries talent from academia to the workplace. The foundation granted $45,000 to Project WISE and $40,000 to PEER/WISE Summer Experiences. Project WISE offers hands-on mini courses designed to develop middle school girls’Read More »

Katerra joins Clemson’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute as Founding Partner

June 21, 2018

Clemson University’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute (WU+D) has added California-based company Katerra to its member program. Katerra joined the institute as a Founding Member, giving $50,000 toward the institute’s mission of researching, educating and providing resources for industry stakeholders in a variety of disciplines to advance wood-based products. “Clemson is delighted to have Katerra as one of its foundingRead More »

BMW continues support of Call Me MISTER and German Language programs at Clemson

June 8, 2018

BMW has continued its longstanding support of Clemson’s Call Me MISTER and German Language programs with two new $50,000 gifts. BMW has supported the Call Me MISTER program annually since 2002.  Call Me MISTER pairs a traditional educational curriculum with supplemental seminars in topics such as character development, community service, and teacher efficacy so thatRead More »

Ford Motor Company to sponsor Clemson Deep Orange 10 autonomous vehicle prototype

May 22, 2018

Ford Motor Company will sponsor the 10th generation Deep Orange vehicle prototype designed and conceived by automotive engineering students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR). Deep Orange is hands-on project-based learning focused on systems integration and innovation. The project showcases advanced technology and provides students an opportunity to work directly with automotive industryRead More »

Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation supports School of Nursing students through scholarships

May 22, 2018

The Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation in Atlanta, Georgia has awarded Clemson’s School of Nursing a $94,000 grant to provide scholarships for undergraduate women. This year, the scholarships have been expanded to include Accelerated Second Degree nursing students. The Foundation’s scholarship program awards annual grants for the education of deserving female students with financial need atRead More »

Bosch Community Fund awards $40,000 grant to CU-ICAR for autonomous boat STEM outreach program

April 25, 2018

The Bosch Community Fund has awarded Clemson a $40,000 grant to develop and execute a STEM outreach program focused on autonomous boat technologies for students across the Upstate. This award builds on a September 2017 grant from the Bosch Community Fund that supported the development of an autonomous boat “road map” using the AB developedRead More »

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