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THINKER External Advisory Board Luncheon

THINKER External Advisory Board Luncheon

On April 22, 2022, THINKER students (including the Greenville Technical College participants) and the THINKER External Advisory Board members came together for a “Getting to Know You” luncheon at One Research Drive, 4th floor atrium. This marked the first time in two...

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THINKER Tour of Campbell Center Labs

THINKER Tour of Campbell Center Labs

The Spring 2022 THINKER cohort, including both Clemson University and Greenville Tech students, toured the Campbell Center labs on Friday, February 18, 2022. This tour included visiting both ORD and Deep Orange facilities.

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2020 Future of Jobs Report | World Economic Forum

The latest Future of Jobs report by the World Economic Forum is out and highlights automation, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and big data as key drivers of industry throughout the global economy. These findings along with a wealth of additional information...

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Work Continues on Spring 2020 THINKER Projects

THINKER students are continuing work on two projects this semester: one focusing on an IoT implementation, and another developing sensors for verifying component connections in automotive assembly. Students in the THINKER program have the ability to collaborate with...

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Ratan Tata’s Visit Inspires Students

Tata, the world-renowned industrialist, innovator, visionary and philanthropist, visited the Clemson campus to participate in President James P. Clements’ inaugural Global Leaders Forum. Several Tata Fellows had a chance to personally thank him and join other students in seeking his perspective on global impact, philanthropy, and business.

THINKER Team Get-Together

November 25th – THINKER Team get-together at Your Pie in Clemson. Faculty and students took a much-needed respite to enjoy great pizza and catch up on the latest THINKER news.

Present (right to left) were Mary Beth Kurz, Laine Mears, Josh Summers, Chelsea Spence, Brian Davenport, Chris Flathmann, Beau Schelble, Nate McNeese, and Debi Switzer.

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  • Jeremiah Farmer recognized for outstanding support of graduate students
    Jeremiah Farmer goes out of his way to help Clemson University’s automotive engineering students navigate graduate school, whether that means helping them find the library or get through the death of a loved one. Those were just a few of […] The post Jeremiah Farmer recognized for outstanding support of graduate students appeared first on […]
  • Benjamin Lawler of Clemson University recognized for preparing engineers to meet society’s challenges
    Benjamin Lawler, an associate professor of automotive engineering, has won the Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award from SAE International. The post Benjamin Lawler of Clemson University recognized for preparing engineers to meet society’s challenges appeared first on Clemson News.
  • Clemson, U.S. Army GVSC Expand Research Partnership for Next-Generation Autonomous Vehicles
    Clemson University and the United States Army DEVCOM Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) announced an additional $22 million for a research partnership aimed at developing innovative virtual prototyping tools for designing the next generation of on- and off-road vehicles. The post Clemson, U.S. Army GVSC Expand Research Partnership for Next-Generation Autonomous Vehicles appeared first on […]
  • Cadence software boosts Clemson’s capabilities across campus
    Computational software leader, Cadence Design Systems, Inc. gives Clemson University students, faculty and staff the power to process with innovative technological offerings through new partnership. The post Cadence software boosts Clemson’s capabilities across campus appeared first on Clemson News.
  • New research will prepare Ph.D. students for leadership positions in auto industry
    A research project aimed at reducing the weight of an SUV while keeping costs down will provide Clemson University Ph.D. students with experience that will position them as leaders in the automotive industry. The students will be designing and making […] The post New research will prepare Ph.D. students for leadership positions in auto industry […]
  • SUVs could soon go on a carbon-fiber diet
    SUVs tip the scales at about 4,000 pounds, but they could soon shed some weight with the help of a nationwide team led by a Clemson University automotive engineer. The team is launching new research aimed at knocking at least […] The post SUVs could soon go on a carbon-fiber diet appeared first on Clemson […]