Media Relations

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What’s Happening at Clemson

August 29-September 6, 2015

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Wednesday (Sept. 2)

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, a member of the United States Special Committee on Aging will host a field hearing on “Aging in South Carolina: Biomedical Research in the Palmetto State” at 10 a.m. at the Strom Thurmond Institute, 230 Kappa St. Clemson University researchers will be among those telling the committee about cutting-edge biomedical research in the state. For information, contact Scott Press (, 202-224-2718).

Friday (Sept. 4)

More than 60 organizations will celebrate the start of football season with the annual First Friday Parade. The parade route on Highway 93 begins at Cherry Road. The annual Pep Rally will be at halftime of the Men’s soccer game, which begins at 7:30 p.m. For information, contact Media Relations (, 864-656-2061).


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