Emeritus College

Emeritus Faculty Recognized For Excellence In Community Service

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OCTOBER 3, 2023 The Clemson Emeritus College gathered on Tuesday, October 3 for the annual Fall Picnic and Business Meeting. Approximately 150 emeritus faculty enjoyed great food and conversation while welcoming new members. During the meeting, the group evaluated, voted upon and passed changes to the Emeritus College bylaws and strategic plan, and the college […]

Holley Ulbrich’s Latest Book

Holley Ulbrich, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emerita of Economics,   draws on her experience as a teacher, policy analyst, and community leader  (especially in the League of Women Voters at the state and local levels) and degrees in economics and theology in her most recent book, Passionately Moderate: Civic Virtues and Democracy. Available on Amazon Kindle Store […]

Emeritus College Trip to Charleston a Great Success

From the Pitt Street Bridge, Charleston, SC  photo taken by Imtiaz Haque The reviews are in, and it seems everyone really enjoyed the trip to Charleston for birding, viewing the wind turbine test facility, and visiting the Hunley submarine restoration. Oh yeah, we ate some great seafood, and engaged in some spirited shopping for antiques, […]

Sam Wang, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus Honored

Centripetal Discovery–Lee Gallery October 10 to November 9 2022   Sam Wang, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Visual Arts work is being showcased at the Lee Gallery October 10-November 9.  The Gallery is opened M-Th, 9am to 4:30pm. The Film Screening of “Sam Wang Centripetal Persistence” (2021 Best Multi-Cultural Film Award Winner) Directed by John […]

Professor Emeritus and Dean honored with Lifetime Achievement Award!

Dr. Harold Cheatham awarded ACPA Lifetime Achievement Award American College Personnel Association (ACPA) – headquartered in Washington, D.C. at the National Center for Higher Education, is the leading comprehensive student affairs association that advances student affairs and engages students for a lifetime of learning and discovery. ACPA, founded in 1924 by May L. Cheney, has nearly […]

2020 Recipients for the Emeritus Award for Research and Scholarships Announced

Emeritus College honors 2020 Emeritus Award for Research and Scholarship Recipients The Emeritus College honored its 2020 Emeritus Award for Research and Scholarship recipients at a virtual ceremony on October 6. This award was established by the Emeritus College Advisory Board to recognize emeritus faculty members who continue to produce extraordinary research and scholarship, either […]

For the Birds: Another Great EC Online Presentation!!

On April 30, 2020, Skip Eisiminger, Professor Emeritus of English gave a very informational online presentation to emeritus faculty. His presentation, “For the Birds” provided an informal celebration and enticement to ornithology by a “bird reader.” While Skip has no formal training in the study of birds, he does take most opportunities to watch his feathered friends […]


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Emeritus College Offers a Varied Program Schedule for Emeritus Faculty, the University and the Community!    During the first two months of 2020, the Emeritus College has had a robust programming schedule with options for everyone. Our musical events took us on a Musical Journey through the Americas from Rio de Janeiro to New Orleans […]

2019 EC Holiday Social

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2019 Holiday Social: Fun, Food and Fellowship Over 200 faculty and guests kicked off the holiday season at Palmettos Catering and Event Center in Pendleton on December 3. The evening was full of fun, music and great food! Thanks to Terri and Jim, also of Palmettos Smokehouse and Oyster Bar, for all the great catering and the […]

Professor Emerita Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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National College Learning Center Association Lifetime Achievement Award   Beginning with the Annual Conference in 2003, the NCLCA Executive Board has honored learning center professionals who have contributed an extraordinary amount of service to the learning center profession, including research, publications, service, and leadership. 2019 Recipient: Elaine Richardson Elaine Richardson earned her Bachelor of Science in […]