Student Send Off/Tiger Town Bound Event – Tuesday, July 31st, 6pm at Alhambra Hall, Mt Pleasant
All incoming Freshman, Bridge Students and their families are invited to attend our annual Student Send Off event. This year the event will be held on a Tuesday night in Mt Pleasant and will include dinner and speaker, Dr. Barbara Speziale. Dr. Barbara Speziale is the associate director for academic affairs in the Watt Family Innovation Center and a professor of Biological Sciences at Clemson University. She previously served as associate dean of Undergraduate Studies and associate dean in Public Service Activities. She directs Clemson’s Creative Inquiry program that supports team-based research experiences for more than 4,500 undergraduate students each year. She recently completed the SC Life Education and Outreach program that provided science enrichment activities for K-12 students and teachers for the past 17 years. With a grant from the National Science Foundation, she established Clemson’s FIRST program to support students who are the first in their families to attend college. Speziale has received more than $14.5M in external grants for science research and education as well as state and national awards for education, service, and scientific awareness.
Invitations to Freshman and Bridge students will be sent via email and postcard. Please RSVP. We look forward to welcoming you to the Clemson Family! Email Cole Thomas firstname.lastname@example.org or Jeb Watkins email@example.com for more details.