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College Holiday Party Ideas: 4 Tips for Throwing a Pre-Break Gathering

 December 4, 2019  |  

College Holiday Party Ideas: 4 Tips for Throwing a Pre-Break Gathering

As the holidays approach, you may consider having one last party before everyone heads in separate directions for winter break. Timing a party around the holidays and finals can be tricky, but it can also be one of the best stress-relieving ways to wind down and celebrate a successful semester. Use these simple college holiday party ideas to plan your gathering.

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Avoid Common College Stressors as the Holidays Approach

 October 17, 2019  |  

Avoid Common College Stressors as the Holidays Approach

It’s almost time for winter break! And though for some that may be the best news they’ve heard all week, for others it brings anxiety. There are a ton of things that can add to your stress level as the end of your first semester draws near. Here’s how to avoid or better manage those college stressors so that your last few weeks aren’t anxiety-ridden, and your winter break is happy and fun. 

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Study Tips for College Freshmen: A Beginner’s Guide

 September 26, 2019  |  

Study Tips for College Freshmen: A Beginner’s Guide

Establishing good study habits is essential for achieving success in college. Unfortunately, you’ll likely quickly realize your high school study routine won’t cut it for your college classes. The transition from high school to college can be difficult, especially academically. Class sizes are much larger and professors tend to be less personally involved than high school teachers. 

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Living with a Roomie 101

 September 10, 2019  |  

Living with a Roomie 101

One of the biggest stressors in college can be roommate relations. It’s often the case for freshmen, nervous about living so close with someone (in the dorms), but also seniors in multi-bedroom apartments. Obviously, it would be great if everyone clicked instantly, became BFFs and never had an issue. Even the best of friends can face challenges living together in a small space. Try using these college survival tips so you and your roomie(s) can live in a blissful co-existence.

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How to Make the Most of Your Sundays

 August 26, 2019  |  

How to Make the Most of Your Sundays

It’s the last few hours of the weekend. Sunday is here, and that familiar sense of dread begins to fester as you anticipate the deadlines, projects, and obligations for the week ahead. This common feeling of anxiety is known as “Sunday Scaries.” Recent data from Monster shows that 76 percent of people in the U.S. experience an intense case of the Sunday night blues, compared to just 47 percent in other areas of the world.

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Tips for Out-of-Town Apartment Hunting

 June 22, 2019  |  

Tips for Out-of-Town Apartment Hunting

Are you looking for apartments near Clemson University, but happen to be out-of-town? If you’re a new or transfer student looking for high-quality off-campus housing, without actually being IN Clemson, do not fret! Modern-day technology has made digital and virtual apartment hunting a breeze! You can definitely find the college apartment of your dreams without stepping foot in Clemson, SC! 

Check out our tips and tricks for your long-distance housing search and find the perfect place in Tiger Town. 

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