2022 Golden Tiger Reunion

The Clemson University Golden Tiger Reunion will be held June 9-10, 2022 at the Madren Conference Center on Clemson University’s campus. We will be celebrating with a variety of events, tours and celebrations along with your classmates. Make your plans to join us!


The Golden Tiger Reunion is an annual celebration for all alumni who have previously been inducted into the Golden Tiger Society as well as a celebration of the 50th reunion class. During the celebration, Golden Tigers reunite with their former classmates and a series of speakers, events and tours, culminating in the Class Party on Friday evening.

2022 Golden Tiger Reunion Schedule of Events

Below you will find the schedule of events for reunion. As specific tours, activities and programming are confirmed, details will be updated.

Click HERE to register for the Golden Tiger Reunion. 

Reunion Check-in Open from Noon – 6:00 pm – Click Here to Register Now

Time of Event Type of Event Event Location Description
Noon Registration Opens  Madren Center Reunion attendees will check-in at the registration desk to receive name tag and reunion packet.
Noon – 2:00 pm Lunch Break Lunch On Your Own Lunch Break “Lunch on your Own” *Lunch & transportation not included in registration*
Time on your own to rest/refresh, enjoy Clemson, downtown and campus.


2:00 pm Tours and Activities Starts at Madren Tours & Activities for all reunion guests. Tours and activities to be announced closer to the date. Tours and Activities are first come, first served and participants must register for these activities at check-in.
Attire: Casual dress
4:00 – 5:00 pm Refresh and Relax Break

Refresh and Relax Break

5:00 – 6:00 pm Hospitality area open Madren Center Bellsouth Lobby

Mix and mingle with your classmates.
Beer and wine bar available.
Attire: Casual dress

6:00 – until pm Welcome Reception Madren Center Ballroom Enjoy an evening gathering with your classmates celebrating the student organizations and activities that you participated in while you were a student. Heavy hors d’oeuvres. Entertainment includes DJ and dancing to the hits of the 60’s and 70’s. $55 per person.
Attire: Casual Dress. Madren Center Ball Room

Check Out Who is Already Registered:

Class Year



Student Activities

1944 Joe Jones Animal Husbandry Pershing Rifles
1950 Russell Ashmore
1950 Leigh Hammond Agricultural Economics Agricultural Economics Club
1950 B.K. Sutton Textile Manufacturing Phi Psi, Blue Key, Scabbard and Blade, Senior Platoon
1951 John Frierson Horticulture
1951 Otha H. Vaughan Jr BS ME, MS ME
1953 Lou Odom Agriculture Education Block C, Pershing Rifles
1954 Carl Brabham BSTM Pershing Rifles, Senior Platoon, Exec Sergeants, Scabbard and Blade, Student Council, Co. Commander
1954 Jim McCarter Mechanical Engineering ASME, Pershing Rifles, Senior Platoon, Tau Beta Pi. Phi Kappa Phi, BSU
1954 John Messer Textile Management Phi Psi – MYF, Intramural Basketball
1954 Jim Sams Civil Engineering Tiger Band, Blue Notes Dance Band, ASCE, several others
1954 John Sell Textile Manufacturing
1954 Bob Shane TM Athlete
1954 Spence Wise Textile Engineering Phi Psi, Phi Eta Sigma, Distinguished Military Student, Battalion Assistant, Senior Platoon
1954 Duke Wright Architectural Engineering cheerleader
1955 George Bennett
1956 Bob Holmes Textile Engineering ROTC, Alpha Phi Omega
1956 Jerry Moody
1956 Perry Sprawls Physics YMCA, BSU
1957 Andrew Pickens Collins
1957 Shirley Collins
1957 Ben Cook
1957 Louis LaMarche Chemical Engineering Slipstick Staff, AICHE, Senior Platoon
1957 David Rozendale Civil Engineering
1957 Sidney Thompson Industrial Education iota lamda sigma for industrial education
1957 Don Still
1957 Dan Winchester Textile manufacturing
1959 Bill Austin Mechanical Engineering YMCA, Wesley, Glee Club, Football, ASME
1959 Don Eaddy Agronomy Alpha Zeta, Gamma Sigma Delta
1959 Johnny Hefner Textile Engineering ROTC
1959 Lew Jordan Education ROTC
1959 Jimmy Monroe Arts & Sciences Wesley Foundation, ROTC
1959 Duffie Stone
1959 Bob Williamson
1960 Erwin Abell A&S TAPS, Numeral Society, Blue Key, Tiger Brotherhood
1960 Sara Baker (Talmadge Baker’s widow)
1960 Luther Bigby Industrial Management Blue Key, Student Government, Baptist Student Union, YMCA, Society for the Advantage of Management
1960 Bob Blease Pre-Med Numeral Society
1960 George Creswell Education
1960 Allison Dalton Industrial Management
1960 Ted Davenport Mechanical Engineering Tiger Brotherhood
1960 John Dunkelberg Agricultural Engineering
1960 Bob Fant Forestry Football Manager
1960 Don Fowler Pre-Med Pershing Rifles
1960 Bob Jones
1960 George Nalley
1960 Harold Olson Education
1960 Joseph Whiteaker BSEE
1961 Tom Fincher Education Vet – Prefab
1962 David Lollis Forestry Forestry Club, YMCA
1964 Mike Medlock English Chronicle, APO
1965 Haze Elliott Civil Engineering ASCE
1965 Sam Griggs Mathematics/Economics
1965 Glenn Huff Electrical Engineering Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kappa Phi
1965 Otis Lutz Mechanical Engineering Aero Club, Chester County Clemson Club, AFROTC, Air Force Freshman Drill Team, Pershing Rifles (C4 and Regimental HQ), Arnold Air Society, ASME, & SAE
1965 Jeffrey Rains Mechanical Engineering
1966 Lauren B. Allen Biology
1966 Jim Bolen Chemistry Phi Eta Sigma. Phi Kappa Phi
1966 George Cone Physics
1966 Bob Ligon Chemistry
1966 Ed Pool Industrial Management Block C, Tiger Brotherhood, Track
1966 Ken Starr Metallurgical Engineering Concert Band
1966 Gray Walsh English/History
1968 Bill Putnam Mechanical Engineering APO.  ROTC.  SAME.  ASME.
1969 Dick Burgess Economics Track and Cross Country
1969 Jerry Cox Electrical Engineering Pershing Rifles
1969 Grady Denton Economics Alpha Phi Omega
1969 Lloyd Eargle Textile Management
1969 Larry Eskew Economics
1969 Cliff Hubbard Industrial Management APO
1976 Nancy Moser Bennett
1977 Bill Marable

Hotels in Clemson

There are various lodging opportunities in the Clemson community where you can choose to stay during reunion. Venues can book up quickly so it is advised that you make a reservation several months in advance. Be sure to mention you will be attending the Golden Tiger Reunion when making your reservation.




The Abernathy 864-654-5299 theabernathy.com
Comfort Inn and Suites 864-653-3600 Comfort Inn and Suites
Courtyard by Marriott 864-654-8833 Courtyard Clemson
Days Inn 864-653-4411 Days Inn Clemson
Hampton Inn 864-653-7744 Hampton Inn Clemson
Holiday Inn Express 864-654-9410 Holiday Inn Express Clemson
Inn at Clemson 864-653-6000 innatclemson.com
Inn at Patrick Square 864-643-0600 innatpatricksquare.com
James F. Martin Inn – Host Hotel 864-654-9020 stayatclemson.com
Lakeside Lodge 864-722-2207 lakesidelodgeclemson.com