What’s Happening at Clemson

Oct. 1-9, 2016

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Tuesday (Oct. 4)

Volunteers will be swabbing the cheeks of potential donors during the Be the Match bone marrow registry drive sponsored by Tiger Band. They will be collecting samples from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. near Core Campus and at Vickery Hall. Last year, 300 people participated, and one was called on to save a life. For information, contact Mark Spede (mspede@clemson.edu, 864-656-6587).

Friday-Saturday (Oct. 7-8)

The South Carolina Botanical Garden Fall Plant Sale will be 2-6 p.m. Friday for members of Friends of the Garden and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday for the public. For information, contact Jeanne Briggs (jeanneb@clemson.edu, 864-656-3405).

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