Ellen Meny Graduated!

Hello readers! This is your intrepid blogger checking in to announce that I graduated from Clemson University on May 8th! I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in Communication Studies and a minor in Political Science. Although it bordered on 2 and a half hours, the graduation ceremony was very nice and well-organized. Around 3000 … Continue reading Ellen Meny Graduated!

An Interview with CU-REPRO + A Blog Update

Replacements like knee and hip implants are important for many people- but these orthopedic implants often wear out or react negatively when implanted. Dr. John DesJardins is trying to change this with his creative inquiry program. I sat down with him to discuss the science of making implants stronger and last longer. This is part of … Continue reading An Interview with CU-REPRO + A Blog Update

Clemson Students Host Memorial for Walter Scott

Students hosted a short memorial in the Student Union on Monday in remembrance of Walter Scott. Scott, a North Charleston man, was fatally shot while running from police officer Michael T. Slager. Slager has been charged with murder. A link to a news story can be found here. When I arrived at the memorial, Black Student Union president … Continue reading Clemson Students Host Memorial for Walter Scott

Clemson Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Getting Help and Giving Help

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month for Clemson University. Megan R. Fallon, Clemson's Interpersonal Violence Prevention Coordinator, has partnered with the April Sexual Assault Prevention team (ASAP) to bring Sexual Assault Awareness month to Clemson. ASAP consists of multiple organizations, which are listed in full at the bottom of this article. The organizers planned several … Continue reading Clemson Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Getting Help and Giving Help

Hipps Parents File Lawsuits for Wrongful Death and Personal Injury

The parents of deceased Clemson student Tucker Hipps filed a lawsuit for wrongful death on Monday, March 30th. The Hipps parents are filing against Clemson University; Hipps' former fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon; and three students. These students are Thomas Carter King, Campbell T. Starr and Samuel Quillen Carney. Hipps' parents filed both a lawsuit for wrongful death … Continue reading Hipps Parents File Lawsuits for Wrongful Death and Personal Injury