Emeritus College

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 […]

Professor Emeritus Named SFS Fellow!

John Morse, Professor Emeritus of Entomology, Named SFS Fellow   The Society for Freshwater Science (SFS) is an international organization whose members study freshwater organisms, biotic communities, physical processes that affect ecosystem function, linkages between freshwater ecosystems and surrounding landscapes, habitat and water quality assessment, conservation and restoration. SFS fosters the exchange of scientific information among […]

Professor Emeritus Receives Proclamation from City

Vic Shelburne Honored for 40 years as Scoutmaster Vic Shelburne, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, was honored for 40 years of service as scoutmaster of Scouts BSA Troop 235 in a ceremony at Clemson City Hall on October 20, 2020.  He received a proclamation from the City of Clemson, along with […]

Voting Information for the Upstate

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the SC Legislature passed a law that will allow any registered voter to vote absentee for any reason. Below are listed the local options to vote absentee by county: Oconee County: Oconee County Board of Voter Registration & Elections 415 South Pine Street, Walhalla SC 29691 October 5 – November […]

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 […]

Absentee Voting in South Carolina

VOTING ABSENTEE IN SC With the June primary right around the corner and every voter in SC now qualified to vote absentee, we wanted to pass on important information about absentee voting. There are three ways to get an absentee ballot. Go to the County Elections Office and fill out and vote. Click the HERE […]

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 […]

Shout Out to Dr. Margaree Crosby

Dr. Margaree Crosby- First African American Professor Emerita at Clemson University Clemson’s over 800 emeritus faculty have all contributed in so many ways to not only Clemson but the community, the greater good and throughout the world. Mark Anthony Williams Jr. has agreed to assist one such faculty member in her quest to record her […]

Emeritus College’s Online Programming

Emeritus College Moves to Virtual Programming!! The Emeritus College had a full schedule of events for this spring to take place at the College. Given recent events, we have had to rethink about how we can best deliver these events to our faculty in a safe, engaging manner! With the Governor closing all P-K schools and […]


group seated and listening to music

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 […]