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Balancing School and Summer: How to Make It Work

 May 15, 2022  |  

Balancing School and Summer: How to Make It Work

When you were an elementary school student, summertime was an extended break to relax, unwind, enjoy beautiful weather, and spend time with friends and family. But when you moved to college, summers probably became a little different. These four years often come with more responsibilities, and it can be harder to capture that original summer fun. 

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Capsule Wardrobe 101: Get More Outfits with Fewer Clothes

 March 30, 2022  |  

Capsule Wardrobe 101: Get More Outfits with Fewer Clothes

Despite having a closet full of clothes, do you struggle to choose your outfit in the morning?

If so, you’re not alone—the struggle is real. Who has time to pick an outfit when you’re working against making it to class on time or studying for exams? And for the student on a budget, it’s not always easy to purchase a new outfit. There are many ways to combat a closet conundrum, but we recommend starting by investing in a minimalist capsule wardrobe.

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How to Plan Road Trips on a Budget: 

 September 20, 2021  |  

How to Plan Road Trips on a Budget: 

Perfect for Fall Break or Long Weekends!

The leaves are changing, and the weather is getting cooler. The good news for college students? Fall break is just around the corner.  

From October 9 to 12, Clemson students are free to explore the upstate — the perfect opportunity for a classic college road trip. However, road trips aren’t always as simple as they seem. Between travel, meals and fun, it can turn into a pricey excursion. The good news? There are plenty of ways to plan road trips on a budget. From afternoon escapes and day trips to a full-on weekend in another city, we’ve got your fall break road trips covered, complete with money-saving tips. 

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Your Ultimate Guide to Football Season: 7 Clemson Gameday Tips 🏈

 September 10, 2021  |  

Your Ultimate Guide to Football Season: 7 Clemson Gameday Tips 🏈

Get excited: college football season is just around the corner! If you’ve ever been to a college football game, you know the excitement surrounding the event. In the south, and at Clemson in particular, gameday is all about the events before, during and after the game. You might be a seasoned pro (maybe an alumni or upperclassman) or a newbie (welcome freshmen!!) — either way, here are seven Clemson gameday tips to help guide you through this football season.

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Living With a Roommate in College: Surviving the First Three Months

 August 3, 2021  |  

Living With a Roommate in College: Surviving the First Three Months

You’re heading off to college—how exciting! Or perhaps you’re transitioning from the dorms to your first apartment. 
In a year full of changes and new experiences, one will stand out from the rest—living with a roommate.

While we all start with the very best intentions, things can get a little rocky as you both adjust to the late nights at the library (or parties). According to research from Boise State University, 25 percent of students surveyed reported having problems with their roommate.

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