Four staff members were awarded for performance, achievements or accomplishments that contribute to the success of the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences. Winners included Leigh Humphries, of the Department of Bioengineering, winning the Hattie B. Wagener Endowed Classified Administrative Staff Award, James Lowe, of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, winning the Technical Award, and Kaley Goodwin, of the School of Computing, and Teresa McAllister, of the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, both winning administrative awards.
Graduate school adds director of student success
Misty Stewart joined the staff of the Graduate School as director of student success.
In this role, Stewart works directly with Dr. David Fleming, associate dean, along with students, faculty, staff and the Graduate School leadership team to enhance measures of student success for graduate students at Clemson. She will be evaluating current practices concerning student onboarding, engagement and support, and developing strategic programming based on institutional data and emerging trends and benchmarks. More here.
ExxonMobil to sponsor Deep Orange concept vehicle
Clemson University students are partnering with industry leaders in an effort to create sustainable solutions for the lifecycle of vehicles. Sponsored by ExxonMobil, graduate automotive engineering students in the university’s flagship Deep Orange program will develop a next-generation sustainable concept vehicle. More here.