Clemson Daybook

April 20-22, 2018

Friday Events

The university’s trustees continue their regular quarterly meetings at the Madren Conference Center. Following a 7:30 a.m. breakfast with President Clements, the trustee meetings today include the finance and facilities committee at 9 a.m. and the executive and audit committee at 10:30 a.m., both in the executive boardroom. Following lunch, the full board will meet at 1:30 p.m. in the executive boardroom. Agendas for the meetings are online at https://www.clemson.edu/administration/bot/. For information, contact Robin Denny (robin@clemson.edu or 864-656-2061).

Saturday Event 

La France Elementary School fifth-graders, with an assist from their Clemson University mentors, will set up 31 lemonade stands beginning at 9 a.m. around Pendleton and Anderson. Nearly 60 students have been working to create business plans for their stands. The pairing of elementary and college students gets the youngsters thinking outside the box about careers, while the Clemson mentors get a lesson in community service. Stand locations here: https://lemonadeday.org/pendleton/stands-map. Read more about the Creative Inquiry project: http://bit.ly/2F0QbdM. For information, contact Donna Owen (dngordo@clemson.edu, 864-656-1140).

Sunday Event

PHOTO/VIDEO OP: The Bob Campbell Geology Museum at the South Carolina Botanical Garden holds its second annual Earth Day Festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Student organizations, including Tigers for Tigers, the Geology Club, Entomology Club, will be there, along with other organizations. It also will show the Clemson Tiny House Project, critters and more. For information, contact Adam Smith (smith23@clemson.edu, 864-656-4600).

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