5 Tips to Improve Your Relationship with Social Media￼￼
June 28, 2022 | Clemson Student Life
Social media is an essential part of our lives. These apps keep us connected: we can share what we’re up to, boost community causes, or post embarrassing photos from last Saturday’s game night. But of course, there are downsides to using social media. It’s probably not realistic to delete our social media altogether, so we recommend using these five tips to help you improve your relationship with it instead:… Continue reading
Balancing School and Summer: How to Make It Work
May 15, 2022 | Clemson Student Life
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
How to Be the Best You in College — and Feel Ready for Graduation
May 3, 2022 | Clemson Student Life
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
Capsule Wardrobe 101: Get More Outfits with Fewer Clothes
March 30, 2022 | Clemson Student Life
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
6 Note-Taking and Studying Tips to Help You Ace Your Exams
February 25, 2022 | Campus Life at Clemson University
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
Love Where You Live: Finding the Best Fun and Food in Clemson, SC
February 1, 2022 | Clemson Student Life
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
Your Thrifty Gift Guide: Finding the Best Holiday Presents on a Budget
October 20, 2021 | Uncategorized
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
How to Plan Road Trips on a Budget:
September 20, 2021 | Clemson Student Life
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
Your Ultimate Guide to Football Season: 7 Clemson Gameday Tips 🏈
September 10, 2021 | Clemson Student Life
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
Living With a Roommate in College: Surviving the First Three Months
August 3, 2021 | Clemson Student Life
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