There are many first-generation college graduates among our alumni, and we’re trying to find out who they are. Were you the first in your family to go to a four-year college? If so, you are a Clemson FIRST, and we’d like to hear your story. Go to clemson.edu/alumni to read FIRST generation profiles on alumni […]
On November 16, the University honored those who have become members of the Cumulative Giving and Legacy Societies through their faithful support of the University over the years. Scott Pelley, Clemson parent and anchor and managing editor of “The CBS Evening News,” was featured speaker at the event.
July 20 marked the celebration of the University’s reaching — and exceeding — the Will to Lead capital campaign goal. But $608,839,594 marks just the beginning as the University is determined to reach a goal of $1 billion to meet the needs for students, faculty and facilities.
Mickey Harder, director of the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts since 1996, was surprised at the season-opening concert as Friends of the Brooks Center and other donors gave $136,680 to name the main stage in her honor. The announcement was made at the Brooks Center’s season-opening show with Kennedy Center Honors recipient Barbara Cook.
In May, 200 brothers and guests of the Numeral Society, the 1956 – 1970 “local” Greek fraternity that later became SAE on the Clemson campus, came together for an alumni reunion at Lake Murray near Columbia. Out of that reunion came a pledge to raise additional funds to add to the endowment that supports the […]
Jim and Barbara McCabe of Clemson have honored a longtime friend with a $100,000 endowment to the Clemson Alumni Association. The Ann Harvin Hunter Leadership Endowment honors Alumni Association President Ann Harvin Whetstone Hunter (center) of Greenwood and will support leadership development for student and alumni volunteers. Jim McCabe and Hunter’s father, Jack Moorer Whetstone, […]
As your student becomes part of Clemson, so do you. Honor your student or young alumnus and help other families begin their own experience in the Clemson Family through the Clemson Family Endowment program. Create a named unrestricted endowment in honor of your current student or young alumnus with a minimum gift of $10,000, payable […]
A $1.5 million gift from Goz Segars ’66 of Hartsville, along with his wife, Pat, and their family, will support scholarships, fellowships and student engagement programs in Clemson’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences. “I feel very strongly about the future of agriculture in our country,” said Segars, “and I would like to help […]