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Clemson Daybook

October 24-25, 2014

Friday Events

PHOTO OPS: Bowman Field is full of activity this week. The student-built Habitat for Humanity home is almost finished. Students also have started building floats for the 100th annual Homecoming this weekend.

The 58th annual Tigerama Homecoming Pep Rally will kick off the weekend’s 100th anniversary Homecoming celebration. It will be streamed online at ClemsonTV, the new online video portal being launched Friday. For more, contact Ali Fehling (afehlin@clemson.edu) or Seth Rhoden (sfrhode@clemson.edu). Read More

Tiger cubs will have the chance to get an up-close look at the talents and instruments of Clemson’s Tiger Band. The Tiger Band Kidz Klub is open to all children ages 1 to 13. Meetings are at 5 p.m. on the band practice field. Contact Mark Spede (864-656-3380 or mspede@clemson.edu) or Thomas Hudgins (864-656-4428 or hudgins@clemson.edu). Read More

Saturday Events

After five years of planning, fund raising and construction, university officials and Tiger Band members, alumni and friends will gather at 3 p.m. to dedicate the new Tiger Band Plaza. The outdoor facility is the premier college marching band rehearsal space in the country. The facility includes a history wall that marks major events and milestones in Tiger Band’s evolution. For information, contact Robin Denny in Media Relations (robin@clemson.edu or 864-656-2061.)

The Tiger Band will present its “90 Minutes Before Kickoff” concert. The concert and pep rally will take place at the outdoor amphitheater near the reflection pond at the center of campus. Contact Mark Spede (864-656-3380 or mspede@clemson.edu) or Thomas Hudgins (864-656-4428 or hudgins@clemson.edu). Read More

Story Sources

Professor Hugh Spitler can speak to public health issues related to the Ebola virus outbreak. He has taught epidemiology at Clemson for 18 years and did a post-doctoral fellowship with the Centers for Disease Control. Contact him at 864-656-7434 or hspitle@clemson.edu or Melanie Kieve (864-656-1051, mkieve@clemson.edu).

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