Clemson University Staff Senate

Staff Senate Newsletter: April 2024

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Staff Senate held its annual transition luncheon and awards ceremony on Monday, April 15. From left to right: Past President Sue Whorton, 2024-25 President Jeff Anthony, Past President Melinda Fischer, Immediate Past President Jake Anderson, Past President C.J. Smith, Past President Tina White, Past President Devereaux Williams. April 2024 Table of Contents President’s ReportStaff Senate to Host […]

President’s Report: April 2024

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Staff Senate Immediate Past President Jake Anderson (left), 2024-25 Staff Senate President Jeff Anthony (middle), Staff Senate Past President Melinda Fischer (right) Hello Fellow Staff, This week we celebrated the exchanging of the gavel in Staff Senate. As my term as President has ended, I am reminded of the many interactions and experiences from this […]

Staff Senate to host 40th anniversary celebration on May 21

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Staff Senate will celebrate 40 years of Clemson’s Staff Senate on Tuesday, May 21, with a drop-in reception in the Daniel Hall Annex Atrium from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will feature heavy appetizers and giveaways. Current and former senators are invited to join a commemorative “family picture” taken at noon.

Staff Senate Community Development and Engagement Space: April 2024

April marks a time for recognizing and celebrating the different identities within our Clemson University Community, specifically LGBTQIA+ and Asian Pacific Islander Desi-American Heritage Month. It’s an opportunity to highlight these communities at Clemson by hosting events and ways to connect with others. By taking a moment to look at different events that are taking […]

It’s Time to Manage Your Time

Katelyn Rose, Ombuds Office intern. As the semester comes to an end, I think it is an important time to talk about time management. The spring semester in particular is one of the busiest times for me. You have spring break, ring ceremony, classes, and graduation ceremonies, and extracurricular activities that could engulf your time […]

Fall Supervising for Success Training Schedule Open

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The Fall 2024 Supervising for Success training schedule is now available for registration through Tiger Training. There are seven required courses in the Supervising for Success program. As a reminder, new supervisors or staff hired or promoted after February 21, 2022 are required to complete the Supervising for Success program within 12 months of assuming their position. For more information on this requirement, please see […]

Clemson approves new FMLA policy

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Clemson University’s Executive Leadership Team and President Jim Clements recently approved a new policy regarding the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).  This policy does not change the process to request FMLA. Rather, it formalizes the already operational process for requesting and receiving FMLA benefits, while providing consistency across the University.  The FMLA entitles eligible […]

Enjoy Some Time Outside at the SC Botanical Gardens

Did you know you can do more than take a stroll in the Botanical Gardens?  This spring and summer are full of opportunities for all ages. See some of the upcoming events below. 2024 Docent OrientationsDo you like interacting with the public? Do you have an interest in plants or nature in general? This is […]

Upcoming Events at the Brooks Center – April 2024

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Brooks Center Box Office CU Jazz Ensemble Tuesday, April 9, 2024 at 7:30 p.m.$5 Adults/FREE StudentsBrooks Theatre Make plans to join the Clemson University Jazz Ensemble, The Jungaleers, for an exciting evening of jazz.. CU Men’s and Women’s Choirs Thursday, April 11, 2024 at 7:30 p.m.$10 Adults/$5 StudentsBrooks Theatre The Men’s and Women’s choirs will […]

Mile of Honor Event, April 6

The Student Veterans Association and SALUTE Veterans Honor Society are proud to host the Mile of Honor event on April 6, 2024. The event begins at 8:30 a.m.  The one-mile walk begins at the President’s Rotunda in President’s Park and ends at the Scroll of Honor, where participants will plant a flag to commemorate Clemson’s 498 heroes who have made the ultimate sacrifice.  The […]