Media Relations

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What’s Happening at Clemson

September 26-October 4, 2015

(This information on Clemson activities is provided for news reporters who would like to cover or develop stories, but it is not intended for publication “as-is.” It’s a good idea to call or email the contacts to confirm time and location or to get more information.)

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Friday (Oct. 2)

The Clemson University Center for Visual Arts in Greenville will open the Southeast Regional Juried Photographic Exhibit today on the fifth floor of the Greenville ONE building. The show is the first exhibition in the ONE building and launches a new venue for the center. For information, contact Meredith Mims McTigue (, 864-656-3883). 

Clemson alumna Karen Sunshine, who plans the Rose Bowl Parade, Rose Bowl events and is special events manager for the Disneyland Resort, will speak at 1:30 p.m. in the Strom Thurmond Institute auditorium. Her talk will be carried live on ClemsonTV. For more information, contact Donna Dan (, 864-656-0960) or Melanie Kieve (, 864-656-1051).

Sunday (Oct. 4) (POSTPONED until Nov. 1)

The 25th annual International Festival will be from noon to 4 p.m. on Bowman Field. The festival attracts thousands of visitors each year as the university celebrates the customs and cultures of its more than 1,500 international students and faculty. The festival will feature ethnic-based food, entertainment, children’s activities, arts, crafts and from diverse cultures. For information, contact Media Relations (, 864-656-2061).


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