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This Week at Clemson

October 18-26, 2014

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Monday (Oct. 20)

PHOTO OP: The Miss Homecoming Pageant will be at 7 p.m. at Tillman Hall.For information, contact Elizabeth Baer (ebaer@g.clemson.edu).

Tuesday (Oct. 21)

Clemson University officials on Tuesday will unveil the details of a $100,000 corporate pledge that will benefit graduate students who use electron microscopes in their research. The super-magnification of electron microscopes has a wide range of uses in research and industry, including computer-chip manufacturing and analyzing viruses. Meet in the lobby of the Advanced Materials Research Laboratory at 10:30 a.m. The program’s first fellow will be available for photos, video and interviews inside the lab. Call Paul Alongi at 864-350-7908 for directions and details.

Friday (Oct. 24)

Clemson University’s 100th Homecoming weekend will feature the 58th annual Tigerama Homecoming Pep Rally. Tigerama is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 24 in Littlejohn Coliseum. The family-friendly Tigerama Tailgate will take place at 5 p.m. on the Littlejohn Coliseum lawn and will feature autographs from Clemson athletes, live music and games for kids. For information, contact Ward Jones (ecjones@g.clemson.edu).

ClemsonTV, a new, all-video website devoted to Clemson University, will launch at 7 p.m. with a live webcast of the annual Tigerama pep rally. For information, contact Jacob Barker (jjb@clemson.edu, 864-656-2061).

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