Clemson Daybook

May 4-5, 2016

Wednesday Event

President James P. Clements will announce a major research grant awarded to Clemson by the National Institutes of Health during the annual Research Symposium at 11:30 a.m. in the Watt Family Innovation Center on the Clemson campus. The grant is among the largest ever awarded to Clemson from the NIH. It will fund research into some of the world’s deadliest disease-causing agents. Others in attendance will be two co-principal investigators of the grant, the vice president for research and many other scientists. A brief Q&A will follow the announcement. For information, contact Clinton Colmenares (, 919-548-6493).

Thursday Event

There will be a Doctoral Hooding Ceremony for spring 2016 Ph.D. recipients at 3 p.m. at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts. For information, contact Jill Bunch (, 864-656-1340).

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