By J. Drew Lanham
Drew Lanham grew up on a 200-acre farm outside of Edgefield and learned to love the land. Now a faculty member, he’s still wandering the woods of the Clemson Experimental Forest, a showplace, he says, of what hope and care and love can do for wildness.
By Pat Olsen
He might not be in the sports headlines when the San Diego Padres win a big game, but director of field operations Luke Yoder is a behind-the-scenes star.
By Peter Kent
The Bradfords have been growing watermelons for more than 170 years, and they taste like the melons you ate as a kid. The eighth generation to take up the hoe, Nat Bradford is sowing seeds for his family’s future and determined to make the world a better place for thirsty people.
By Paul Alongi
An animated short showcases the increasing sophistication coming out of a Clemson program that mimics a real-world animation studio.
Every spring, Clemson recognizes a select number of extraordinary alumni. These five men have been designated as recipients of the 2015 Distinguished Service Award.
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NEWS & NOTEWORTHY
Mobley receives Class of ’39 Award
Zucker Family Graduate Education Center to bring engineering education to Charleston
Clemson World recognized for print and electronic versions
Artist Installs “Early Hatch” at CU-ICAR
Duckenfield Scholars return to campus to host symposium
ClemsonTV launches “Policy Matters” series
Clemson team to compete in international Solar Decathlon
Clemson to exchange Ph.D. candidates with China’s top civil engineering program
Clemson trustees approve infrastructure, athletic plans
Technical colleges sign letters of intent with Clemson and USC
Mayberry Scholarship brightens Egan’s future
Duke Energy Foundation gift supports students and teachers
Watt Family Innovation Center adds two founding partners
Osher Foundation awards $1 million to Clemson’s OLLI program
Will to Lead Executive Committee, 2014-2016
Clemson Forever events
Raymond E. Jones ’86
Randolph R. “Randy” Smith ’66, HD ’97
Catie Sacks Rabun ’08
Kimberly P. Johnson M ’10
R. Adam Kern ’12
Riley M. Csernica ’12, M ’13 & Chelsea L. Ex-Lubeskie ’12, M ’13