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.… Continue reading
Your last year of college can bring on nearly a million emotions. You’ve made it a long way, and graduation is just around the corner. Though you may feel confident in your academic success, you may feel anxious about what’s next. It’s easy to fall into the trap of “action paralysis,” or deciding that doing nothing feels safer than doing anything.… Continue reading
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.… Continue reading
Big test coming up? Stressed already? Don’t worry—crunch time gets us all sweating. Whether you have a few classes left before the exam or are re-watching lectures to catch up, we’ve got some tips to help you get the most out of your study time.… Continue reading
As a Clemson student, you know firsthand there’s no shortage of activities to enjoy right on campus. It’s one of the reasons you chose this school in the first place, right? From football tailgates to water sports on Lake Hartwell, the ‘55 Exchange ice cream or outdoor concerts at the amphitheater—Clemson University has a vibrant atmosphere.… Continue reading
As year two of this global pandemic creeps into yet another holiday season, the impact of COVID-19 is seeping into the world of holiday gift-giving. A recent YouGov survey found that while 70 percent of American consumers will shop for holiday gifts this season, only 8 percent will increase the amount they’re able to spend.… Continue reading
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.… Continue reading
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.… Continue reading
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.… Continue reading
(CLEMSON, S.C. – July 30, 2021) More than 150 foster families and guests attended the Family Fun in the Sun event held at EPOCH Clemson on Saturday, July 24, where they enjoyed food, fun and games on land and water all afternoon.… Continue reading