Entries by Alumni Staff

Ties that Bind

Ties that Bind Keeping you connected wherever you roam. CLEMSON CLUBS AND ALUMNI GROUPS Throughout the year, Clemson clubs and groups gather around the country for viewing parties, student send-offs, networking events, community service and more. This year clubs and groups celebrated at more than 500 different events with thousands in attendance. In addition to […]


Highlights The view from campus and beyond. What is being a member of the Clemson Family all about? It’s about that special bond you feel as soon as you meet with someone wearing the Clemson ring. It’s that feeling you get when you hear Tiger Rag. The chills you feel when the Tigers run down […]

The Home Team

The Home Team Serving Tigers everywhere. The Alumni Association staff, along with the Board of Directors and Alumni Council, strives daily to enhance your lifelong connections to Clemson. We work diligently to keep you well informed and up to date on all things relating to your University. Our goal is to provide resources that unite Tigers across all majors, ages and […]

Andy Rollins 2014 Distinguished Public Service Award

Andy Rollins, Upstate fruit and vegetable agent, was presented with the Alumni Award for Cooperative Extension Distinguished Public Service by Wil Brasington, senior director of alumni relations. The award is given to an Extension Service professional that has significantly enhanced the wellbeing of the citizens of South Carolina and beyond and has provided exemplary service […]

Dr. Charng-Hsein Juang, Civil Engineering

The Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research was presented to Dr. Charng-Hsein Juang in Civil Engineering. Juang’s research is in geotechnical engineering, which is the branch of civil engineering that focuses on the behavior of earth materials, such as rock and soil. His most recent research is on liquefaction — the loss of soil stability — caused by earthquakes. […]

Ashby B. Bodine

Clemson University students have chosen Ashby B. Bodine the Alumni Master Teacher for 2013. Bodine is professor emeritus/visiting professor in the department of animal and veterinary sciences in the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences. “I learned to teach from observing the techniques, methods and practices of the teachers who inspired me to learn […]

Sonya Ables

Ables, a 1979 Clemson alumna in English communications and Spanish, has given back to the university since graduation. She was an at-large member of the Clemson Alumni Council, past member of the Alumni National Council and former president of the Clemson Alumni Association’s Women’s Council. While serving on the Women’s Council, she created the annual […]