The purpose of this event was to promote and discuss the components of self-esteem. A panel was provided including students with different backgrounds and licensed healthcare professional discussing different topics and answering questions. Our special guest was the Family Health Center, Inc. of Orangeburg, South Carolina. This event took place October 22nd, 2019 at 6:00PM in Claflin University's Ministers Hall. The partnering facilitator and event host was Miss Andraya Clewis.
Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students
The Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students was held on November 13th-16th, 2019 in Anaheim, California. The conference hosts over 2,500 students from 350 colleges and universities and is one of the biggest conferences for underrepresented minorities in the science, technology, education and mathematics career fields. This year twenty students from Claflin University traveled to the conference and presented their research in several disciplines including: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Chemistry, Immunology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, and Public Health. After presenting the students were also given the opportunity to explore the beautiful state of California.
Scientific Spa Day
The purpose of this event was targeted towards college students to provide a time of self-care before final examinations. Spa stations included hand, face, foot, and massage and all had natural ingredients! Provided at each station was a "solution", "reactant" and instructions allowing you to experience the science of the spa. There was a sugar scrub (hand), yogurt mask (face), and coffee scrub (foot). Various massagers were provided for the back and neck area. Kiariah Muller, owner, also oversaw all stations and interacted with guest throughout the whole night. This event was held December 2nd, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 PM in Claflin University's Minister's Hall.