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Growing Community at Clemson Dance Marathon

 March 21, 2019 

Growing Community at Clemson Dance Marathon

At EPOCH, we’re proud to be a part of the Valeo Student brand, where we strive to live up to our mantra: Work Hard, Have Fun, Help Others. That’s why we’re so thrilled to take part in the deeply ingrained community events like Clemson Dance Marathon.

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6 Tips to Get Fit for Spring Break (That You Won’t Ditch After)

 March 1, 2019 

6 Tips to Get Fit for Spring Break  (That You Won’t Ditch After)

Spring break is on the horizon! If you have a trip planned, you might be thinking that now is the time to put in the last-minute work to get your beach bod ready. But instead of restricting your diet and working out like crazy, opt for a more sustainable and realistic health plan, one that you’ll continue with even after you get back. Try the following tips to get fit for spring break and beyond!

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7 Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day That Won’t Break the Bank

 February 5, 2019 

7 Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day That Won’t Break the Bank

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. While social media and ad campaigns make you think it should be an occasion for flowers, gifts, fancy dinners and trips to cozy bed and breakfasts, for the modern college couple—on a budget—that’s not very realistic.

So we’ve compiled seven unique date ideas, that’ll still offer a fun way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your significant other, but won’t break the bank!

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Tips on Finding the Perfect Summer Internship or Job

 January 22, 2019 

Tips on Finding the Perfect Summer Internship or Job

While it’s still only January, you might be starting to think about plans for a summer internship or job. Formal internships can have applications deadlines in the early spring or limited spots available. Also, if you’re planning on relocating to a different city for an opportunity, you’ll need to secure temporary housing and make other plans.

Thinking about all the work and logistics can be overwhelming. Don’t get anxious, just use these tips to kickstart your summer employment search.

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7 Realistic New Year’s Resolutions for College Students

 January 11, 2019 

7 Realistic New Year’s Resolutions for College Students

New Year’s Resolutions, we start the year off with the best intentions to live life to the fullest and be our best selves. Yet, come spring, resolutions are mostly forgotten, and we’re back to our same old habits and behavior. College students might have it even harder when it comes to sticking with resolutions, with a continually changing environment, the stress of classes, social life, part-time jobs, etc.  

This year, instead of grand goals or cliché resolutions, try small everyday changes and shifts to make for a healthier, happier (and saner) you in 2019. Try these seven realistic resolutions for college students.

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How to Focus on Purpose During the Holiday Season

 December 3, 2018 

How to Focus on Purpose During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is a perfect time to give back to others in meaningful, sustainable and impactful ways. While we might be preoccupied with finals, travel plans, and holiday shopping, try to take time to focus on purpose. Even college students with limited time and resources can help others and make a difference.

If you aren’t sure how to get involved, the following charities and organizations are within the Clemson community. You can choose to either volunteer or donate to their causes.

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4 Tips for Holiday Shopping on a College Budget

 December 1, 2018 

4 Tips for Holiday Shopping on a College Budget

The holiday season is known for cheerful festivities, memorable traditions, and warm togetherness. But it doesn’t come without stress—a familiar friend to college students who are already balancing hectic demands. One tricky part about this time of year is finances, particularly holiday shopping. You want to surprise your family and friends with gifts they’ll adore, but students are on a tight budget.

Between part-time jobs, food, textbooks, and other expenses, it can be difficult to set aside money for gifts. Don’t worry if you can’t afford lavish name-brand items, you can still find meaningful presents. The following tips can seriously decrease the cost of your gift list this holiday season!

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