Inside Clemson

Campus day care center clears another hurdle

Pic of artist rendering of day care center

By Jackie Todd, University Relations The South Carolina Legislature’s Joint Bond Review Committee (JBRC) approved plans for a day care center on Clemson’s main campus, according to executive vice president and provost Robert H. Jones. Jones, who spoke at yesterday’s Faculty Senate meeting said that the committee approval brings the center closer to reality. Clemson’s […]

Clemson celebrates Solid Green Day Oct. 11

By Jackie Todd, Clemson University Relations To celebrate Solid Green Day, Clemson will hold a litter clean-up event on its main campus from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11. Faculty, staff and students are invited to participate in the event as their schedules allow. Participants should check-in at the Carillon Garden and will […]

GOODTalk sessions aim to open dialogue about differences

The Gantt Multicultural Center and Campus Activities and Events are accepting applications for the fall 2017 GOODTalk sessions. GOODTalk is a 10-week sustained dialogue for staff and faculty across the campus. GOODTalk will engage eight-12 participants in topics that influence the student and staff communities and are relevant to understanding differences. This experience will offer […]

Faculty and staff recognized at Nov. 26 football game

President Jim Clements and Dr. Sophie Wang

By Jackie Todd, University Relations Many times, a “thank you” is enough. When the recognition happens in front of 80,000 fans, it takes on a new meaning. This fall, seven faculty and seven staff members were recognized at Clemson home football games – on the field, during the game, in front of a packed house. […]

Employees can apply for TSA PreCheck screening, avoid long airport lines

Clemson University employees and their families are eligible for an expedited screening program that enables identified low-risk air travelers to enjoy a more efficient security screening experience at the airport. If approved, there is no need to remove shoes, 3-1-1 liquids, laptops, light outerwear or belts in TSA screening lines. Through the Clemson University Athletic Department’s partnership […]

Douthit Hills project moving along, hits construction milestone

By Jackie Todd, Office of Media Relations In the construction world, a topping out ceremony celebrates a milestone in the progress of an ongoing project. The event involves placement of a final structural beam in a building and the raising of a live tree to the top of the building to mark that achievement. While […]

ClemsonForward: Phase 1 of college reorganization launching July 1

After many, many hours of work by hundreds of people across campus, the first phase of college reorganization is ready to launch on July 1. The College Reorganization Committee would like to take a moment to let the Clemson Family know what will take place this week as well as some additional transitions that will […]

Tiger Transit to assume Greenville-Clemson bus route

  By Jackie Todd, Office of Media Relations Changes are in store for riders who use Greenlink’s Tiger Commute route that connects Clemson and Greenville. Beginning July 1, Greenlink will alter its partnership with Clemson University to provide bus service on the Clemson/Greenville route. But fear not. Clemson’s Parking and Transportation Services will provide transportation […]

Parking amid summer construction

By Jackie Todd, Office of Media Relations The availability of parking remains steady, even in the wake of many construction projects of Clemson’s main campus, according to Dan Hofmann, Clemson’s director of Parking and Transportation Services. Hofmann said that although the construction has displaced parking spots near some of the construction sites, Parking and Transportation […]

Summer construction contributes to campus modernization

Pic of Core Campus construction

By Jackie Todd, Office of Media Relations Construction continues on Clemson’s main campus during the summer months. More than 70 small and large projects are ongoing, all contributing to modernized campus classrooms, housing, workspace and infrastructure. While it’s prudent for faculty, staff, students and university visitors to be aware of construction zones, detours and outages, […]