Leadership Clemson now accepting applications

CLEMSON — The City of Clemson is now accepting applications for the Leadership Clemson Class of 2015.

Leadership Clemson is a series of six classes, scheduled to begin in January 2015 and continue through June 2015, meeting one day per month.

The classes offer a unique behind-the-scenes look into the Clemson community, including tours of local services and businesses and round-table discussions with government officials, athletic coaches, program directors and many more, all while enhancing personal leadership skills through team building, career networking and community involvement.

In addition to the education and social experience, LC also offers participants the opportunity to “pay it forward” as they will complete a community-based group project to benefit the Clemson area.

The program is open to anyone who lives, works and/or plays in Clemson, but class size is limited so register early. To sign up for this enlightening and educational program or for more detailed information, contact Lindsey Newton at Clemson City Hall, (864) 653-2081,, or visit Application deadline is Dec. 31.