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Study Tips for Finals Week

 April 23, 2019 

Study Tips for Finals Week

With exam week fast approaching, Clemson, and most other college students turn into stressed-out academics. Regular routines are lost, anxiety reigns supreme, and coffee consumption spikes. This semester, don’t stress out! Follow our study tips for finals week and you’ll feel calm and prepared for your exams.   

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How to Know You’re Ready for a Dog

 April 6, 2019 

How to Know You’re Ready for a Dog

Dogs are (wo)man’s best friend. Studies even show that they scientifically make us happier. Spending time with your dog causes a 300 percent increase in oxytocin (the ‘love’ hormone that reduces blood pressure and anxiety). However, owning a dog in college can be tricky because of your schedule, lack of income and other factors. So how do you know if you’re ready to adopt a new pup? Read the following guide to help you decide if you can make the leap into dog ownership.

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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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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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Representing the Valeo Mantra at Clemson

 November 21, 2018 

Representing the Valeo Mantra at Clemson

At EPOCH Clemson we are proud to be a part of The Valeo Groupe organization, a niche housing development company. Valeo Student focuses on creating cohesive student communities that offer more than just a place to live, but also a space for residents to grow, be active, find purpose and learn. Our Valeo mantra is Work Hard. Have Fun. Help Others. It’s something that every tribe member in our organization embodies. Which is why we were so excited and honored to take part in a Clemson tradition, the Habitat for Humanity Homecoming Build.

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5 Easy Weekend Trips for Clemson Students

 November 12, 2018 

5 Easy Weekend Trips for Clemson Students

There’s no doubt that Clemson is one of the best college towns in the country, but sometimes, you want to get out of Tiger Town for the weekend. Well, you’re in luck—EPOCH Clemson is within easy driving distance of fantastic destinations for a weekend adventure. Whether you’re looking for a quick trip to the mountains, or a long weekend by the coast, we’ve uncovered the five of the best weekend trips for Clemson students, that will leave you refreshed and ready to tackle a new week of classes.

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