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Upcoming Presentations/Outings

We are excited to return to in-person programming but are happy to be able to accommodate those who may not be able to come to the building. Each program/seminar, where appropriate, will have an in-person option as well as a link to join the session via Zoom!  We are dedicated to providing our faculty the engaging content and information that we always provide but are happy to provide multiple formats in which to engage! If you would like assistance with Zoom please contact at Jill Hammond at jhammo9@clemson.edu or 864-656-3990.  You also may click HERE for easy instructions for joining a Zoom presentation.

Upcoming Presentations/Outings

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January 2023

  • January 31, 2023 (Tuesday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Hybrid, Allison Guggenheimer, Outreach Coordinator for Clemson’s Regulatory Services. Regulating the Natural World: Protecting South Carolina from Invasive Species. How do invasives species get to South Carolina and do we stop them from taking over? Why do we care about them at all? Who is responsible for fire ants and kudzu? An opportunity to learn who, how, and why Clemson’s Invasive Species Program works to manage invasive plants and plant pests across the diverse landscapes of South Carolina.

February 2023 Programs

  •  February 2, 2023 (Thursday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Hybrid, Dr. James Burns, “South Africa: The World in One Country” ‘The World in One Country’ will provide an introduction to the history and cultures of South Africa for anyone interested in traveling to that country. It is based on Dr. Burns’ experience leading nine study abroad trips to Southern Africa with Clemson students over the past twelve years. It will include a sample itinerary and reading recommendations.
  •  February 6, 2023 (Monday) 8:45am – 11:15am Swimming and Yoga with Kyle Anderson at the Central-Clemson Recreation Center (CCRC), followed by lunch at Clemson’s Core Dining Hall.
  •  February 9, 2023 (Thursday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Hybrid, Dr. Sheri Webster, Toxicology: Common Household Poisons
  • February 13, 2023 (Monday) 8:45am – 11:15am Swimming and Yoga with Kyle Anderson at the Central-Clemson Recreation Center (CCRC), followed by lunch at Clemson’s Core Dining Hall.
  •  February 14, 2023 (Tuesday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Hybrid, Dr. Kimberly Baker, “Supplements: Are they required for healthy aging?” The consumer market presents an array of supplements touting numerous health benefits.  The marketing of supplements can often be confusing and misunderstood.  This seminar will focus on understanding what supplements are, their advantages and disadvantages, and how to determine when supplements should be taken as related to healthy aging.
  • February 15, 2023 (Wednesday) 1:30pm – 2:30pm, Hybrid, SC Prison Education Interest Group Meeting with Elaine Richardson.
  • February 17, 2023 (Friday) 10:00am – 11:30am, LIVE, IN-PERSON ONLY The Coffee House Music Sessions with Vince Jackson and Dave Scherrep. A new monthly event at the EC in the Salon. Bring your acoustic guitar, keyboard or saxophone and join us for some jamming and performance. This is meant to be fun and a way to further develop our musical chops. All types of music welcome— blues, light rock, gospel, classical and country. Your turn to perform in a round-robin session with fellow musicians. Email the Emeritus College if you have any questions.
  • February 20, 2023 (Monday) 8:45am – 11:15am Swimming and Yoga with Kyle Anderson at the Central-Clemson Recreation Center (CCRC), followed by lunch at Clemson’s Core Dining Hall.
  • February 21, 2023 (Tuesday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Hybrid, Dr. Scott Baier, “The State of the Economy: A Look at what the Data is Telling US” Dr. Baier’s talk will focus on the current state of the economy. In particular, he will discuss the likelihood of a recession, the current causes and consequences of inflation, the inflation outlook as well as a look at employment and job creation.
  • February 22, 2023 (Thursday) 12:00pm – 1:00pm, ZOOM ONLY, Emeritus panel for retiring faculty. Q & A about retirement panel discussion will be held in virtual format for all active faculty that are thinking about retiring soon.
  • February 23, 2023 (Thursday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Hybrid Presentation by Dr. Mike Weyman, deputy director of Clemson University’s Regulatory Services unit. 
  • February 27, 2023 (Monday) 8:45am – 11:15am Swimming and Yoga with Kyle Anderson at the Central-Clemson Recreation Center (CCRC), followed by lunch at Clemson’s Core Dining Hall.
  •  February 28, 2023 (Tuesday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Memoir Interest Group Meeting with Marty Duckenfield, ZOOM ONLY.  This month, the memoir group is focusing on music and memories. How did music impact you?  In addition, we will share what writings we may have undertaken in the past month. We love newcomers to the group and invite you to join us.

 

 

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