On the Table

On: The Academy


  • Beyond The Playground

    June 28, 2016 • 393 Views

    Robin Kowalski, Professor of Psychology, and Joe Mazer, Associate Professor of Communications at Clemson University discuss cyberbullying, its impact on society and how to prevent it.

  • Who Was Wade Foster?

    April 13, 2016 • 1,262 Views

    Rhondda Thomas, associate professor of African American Literature at Clemson, sheds light on the slaves who labored to build the institution and why it's necessary to paint the full picture of a school's history.

  • Counting Sheep?

    March 23, 2016 • 461 Views

    June Pilcher, professor in the department of psychology at Clemson University, explores how getting an appropriate amount of sleep could lead to better choices during the day. Clemson University faculty recently named Pilcher one of the very best among them by awarding her the Class of ’39 Award for Excellence.

  • To Trust or Not To Trust

    February 19, 2016 • 1,017 Views

    Richard Pak, an associate professor in Psychology, discusses his research on the relationship between humans and the technology that makes hundreds of hidden decisions in our lives every day.

  • Protecting Against Concussions

    February 1, 2016 • 2,370 Views

    Greg Batt, an assistant professor in Packaging Science, and John DesJardins, an associate professor in Bioengineering, explain their work with the national Head Health Initiative on three challenges: finding better tools for doctors to detect brain injury; creating new ways to monitor head impacts as they happen; and developing improved, energy-absorbing and energy-reducing materials.

  • Witness Breast Cancer Awareness

    January 30, 2016 • 527 Views

    Rachel Mayo, a professor in Public Health Sciences, talks about the power of a personal experience that led her to launch the South Carolina Witness Project, part of the National Witness Project.

About On the Table

ClemsonTV has launched a new video series that puts experts on your screen when and where you want them. "On the Table," hosted by Peter Kent, provides in-depth discussions from leading Clemson researchers and scholars. The series tackles tough subjects and put topics on the table, figuratively and literally, with something very visual to represent each topic. Additional episodes are currently in production and will be available in the coming weeks and months.