The First Year Going Home

You are now half way through your first semester, congrats! Though it may not have been an easy road…you’ve survived move-in and the first week of classes (check!). Now you have officially conquered midterm season with exams, papers, and group projects (check!). Kudos to you! You are officially a Clemson student striving for success, balancing…

Happy #NationalTrainYourBrainDay !

This day was created to encourage everyone to engage in activities that would expand and exercise their brain to use more of its potential capacity. Here are suggested things that you can do to train your mind and improve your resiliency and cognitive skills: Read more. Find topics, genres, authors, and/or bloggers who interest you the…

Tools for Roommate Success

Having a roommate can be a great part of your college experience, but it can also be very challenging when navigating difficult situations. You may have grown up living with lots of siblings, or this may be your first time sharing your living space with someone else. Regardless, having a new roommate will require a great…

How Will You Leave Your Mark?

Beginning a new semester can be refreshing and exciting, but it can also cause you to be anxious and uncertain at times. Therefore it is still very early in the semester, and we want to provide a few tips and suggestions for how you can strive for a successful year! One of the biggest (but…

We Have A New Name!

Greetings all! We hope that all of you new and returning Tigers have now finally settled into Tigertown and is ready to take on and conquer the new academic year!   Now, back to our (re)introduction…. We are excited and proud to announce that our official new name is the office of Advocacy and Success! If…

Administrative Professionals Day!

Wednesday, April 27th was the day that our office celebrated the important and valued work, and true dedication of our amazing Administrative Coordinator Tina Weaver. Tina plays a vital role in our office’s success and ensures that things are running smoothly, so we wanted to shout her out and show our appreciation!   Happy Administrative…

Outreach Recap: Student Appreciation during Finals

As students spend most of their time and energy studying for exams and completing final projects and assignments, we wanted to provide a little of something special for our hard working Tigers during finals week. We were able to greet them with FREE coffee, breakfast snacks, and of course more freebies. Check out our recap photos…

Outreach Recap: Stress Buster Carnival

Presented by CAPS, Active Minds, Psychology Club, and Tigers Together Stressing less is always best!  In support of our friends for their Stress Buster Carnival at the Carillon Garden, we stopped by to discover what tips and activities are helpful for reducing stress. This event was a great way for students to relax before finals, and consisted…

Outreach Recap: Commuter Recognition Day!

  We had a great time serving our Commuters on yesterday with FREE coffee, breakfast snacks, and other freebies! Special thanks to our friends over in Parking Services and Einstein Bagels for working with us! Check out a few pictures from the event below.   Although we were not able to host Commuter Recognition on today due…

Our Top 3: Before the Semester is Over

The time has come and the spring semester is beginning to dwindle down. OR… The semester is slowly increasing your anxiety level due to final projects, papers, presentations, and exams. Remember: “80% of success is showing up.” You got this! Therefore… Before you begin cramming for exams and assignments, you cannot forget about the one…

Outreach Awareness: The Recap

Random Acts of Kindness Week Feb. 16th-18th Attempting to spread the Random Acts of Kindness spirit throughout the air, our office hosted #CURAKweek which was designed to engage students in promoting random kindness acts for fellow strangers, peers, and loved ones.   Our students signed a Kindness Pledge that read: Imagine a world Where we look…