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As great as all of the official Clemson University social media accounts are, especially for giving a peek into life as a Clemson student, they are, in their own way, a marketing tool, and therefore offer the most photogenic parts of the quintessential ‘Clemson Experience.’ Armed with the kn…

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On Monday, March 2, Clemson University’s Student Government (CUSG) passed resolution SR 05, which supports the creation of a Women’s and Gender Center at Clemson University. This center will be home to Interpersonal Violence Response Coordinators who will offer support and guidance to victim…

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Cigarettes have always been the first source to blame for lung disease; however, there’s a new sheriff in town... E-cigarettes. The ongoing national surge of electronic-cigarettes and vaping product use has resulted in lung damage, which led to 2400 hospitalizations and 52 deaths in the US s…

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It's an entirely new decade here at Clemson University, and that means it's time for an entirely new Best of Clemson issue! Yet another important way for your voice to be heard, this voting recognizes the best buildings, businesses and bathrooms of Clemson. Whether you're a freshman, an alum…

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Something about the fish oil industry is fishy, and it is not just the oil. Fish oil supplements have been a trusted staple in the medicine cabinets of many Americans since the late 1980s. In 2012, a meta-analysis of twenty studies published in the Journal of the American Medical Association…

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Clemson students, faculty and staff are now some of the thousands of people across the world that have been affected by the novel coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), coronaviruses are a family of viruses that are found in both animals and humans. A novel coronaviru…

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As an addictive trend in contemporary youth, Juuling, vaping and the use of other electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes)  have caused both physical and mental damage to the bodies of people, both young and old. E-cigarettes are electronic devices that heat a liquid and produce an aerosol, or m…

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A beloved member of our Clemson Family has settled into retirement after being a campus cat since 2006 according to @martin.the.cat.clemson’s Instagram post on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. The flyer featured in the post announcing this retirement was provided to the Instagram page courtesy of In…

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Spring Tiger Prowl was on Jan. 16, 2020 in the Hendrix Student Center from 1 to 4 p.m. Many students came out, obtained information and joined different clubs to become more involved. Tiger Prowl is a great way to get face-to-face information about clubs that are looking for new members, lea…

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As great as all of the official Clemson University social media accounts are, especially for giving a peek into life as a Clemson student, they are, in their own way, a marketing tool, and therefore offer the most photogenic parts of the quintessential ‘Clemson Experience.’ Armed with the kn…

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Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic of the past few months, social media has served as a crucial way of keeping people connected and informed. As such, Clemson’s Social Media Listening Center (SMLC) has been hard at work navigating and analyzing the constant flux of information.

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During Clemson’s student senate Zoom meeting on March 30, senator’s Tyler Mcdougald and Geoff Gilson presented a resolution to propose grading options for classes in the Spring 2020 semester, due to the effects of COVID-19.

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How much does your food cost? The resources required to feed almost 8 billion people are damaging to the environment. A 2018 study published in Science, by Dr. J Poore and colleagues, highlights the true cost of food. They investigated the true global impact of food production and looked at …

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Deterioration of cognitive capabilities is a normal part of aging, especially in the case of attention. But, is it possible that physical and mental exercises might slow down or even reverse nature’s effects? In a 2020 article published in PeerJ, researchers Wang and Guo sought to answer thi…

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Our lives are governed by plastics. Every sip of your coffee, every mile you drive, and every pill you swallow are all deeply connected to plastic. Now, plastics may even affect the marine biodiversity. A study published in 2015 by Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, investigated the i…

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On Monday, March 2, Clemson University’s Student Government (CUSG) passed resolution SR 05, which supports the creation of a Women’s and Gender Center at Clemson University. This center will be home to Interpersonal Violence Response Coordinators who will offer support and guidance to victim…

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Hemispherectomy is a rare, radical surgery in which a cerebral hemisphere is removed in order to treat the most extreme of epilepsy cases. Neurosurgeons turn to this invasive treatment after typical epilepsy treatments are deemed unsuccessful. In 2019, scientists from CalTech and Harvard Med…

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Most people are familiar with the concepts of one dimension, two dimensions, and three dimensions, known as1D, 2D, and 3D, respectively. Few people can stretch their imagination to understand 4D. But, what if the very thing that allows us to imagine a 4D world is, in itself, more complex tha…

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The 2020 CUSG election season started with five campaigns for student body president and vice president. Now, after one disqualification that occurred just days before the election, two candidate pairs have been selected to advance to the general election.

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Cigarettes have always been the first source to blame for lung disease; however, there’s a new sheriff in town... E-cigarettes. The ongoing national surge of electronic-cigarettes and vaping product use has resulted in lung damage, which led to 2400 hospitalizations and 52 deaths in the US s…

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Primary voting for student body president and vice president happens this Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020. In preparation for the ballots, which will be sent out via an email Wednesday morning, The Tiger caught up with five students who have been exceedingly involved with the campaigns that have be…

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It's an entirely new decade here at Clemson University, and that means it's time for an entirely new Best of Clemson issue! Yet another important way for your voice to be heard, this voting recognizes the best buildings, businesses and bathrooms of Clemson. Whether you're a freshman, an alum…

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As Valentine’s Day draws near, college students often struggle with making plans and dealing with the stress of the holiday. Sue Lasser, designer of the event, and the honors college at Clemson took it upon themselves to make the time of year a little more special. 

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Election season is here, Tigers, and it's time to make sure you're educated and ready to vote for next year's leaders of the student body. Do you know the candidates running for student body president and vice president? Have you read any of their platforms? Do you know when and how you'll b…

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Dahvier Alston and Will Galloway are running for Clemson University's student body president and vice president. Want to know more about them? Read about the candidates, their campaign and their platform here.

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Jonathan Gundana and Emma Canedo are running for Clemson University's student body president and vice president. Want to know more about them? Read about the candidates, their campaign and their platform here.

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Austin Simpson and Hallie Bowers are running for Clemson University's student body president and vice president. Want to know more about them? Read about the candidates, their campaign and their platform here.

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Something about the fish oil industry is fishy, and it is not just the oil. Fish oil supplements have been a trusted staple in the medicine cabinets of many Americans since the late 1980s. In 2012, a meta-analysis of twenty studies published in the Journal of the American Medical Association…

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The youthful brain is a storm of activity. Information pours in through the senses while the brain builds fresh neurons to meet the need. But sometime within our first decade of life, the brain becomes content with its stock of neurons and the youthful bloom of new growth gives way to perpet…

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Amongst the five pairs running for Clemson University’s student body president and vice president, there is Jameson “J.T.” Stroupe, a junior marketing major, and Kendall Parrish, a junior management major. 

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Jacob “Shrek” Strickland is a junior computer science major from Charleston, S.C., running for undergraduate student body president. Strickland’s running mate is Ronald Sanderson, a sophomore mechanical engineering major also from Charleston, S.C. Teaming up with the aim to become representa…

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Austin Simpson, a junior financial management major, does not have normal days. According to him, every day in his life is different and exciting, which makes the day that he decided to run for Clemson University’s student body president just as unique as the day before. 

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Dahvier Alston, a junior political science major, and Will Galloway, a sophomore political science major, come together from different backgrounds and aspirations to make a “Clemson for ALL.” Access, learning and lifestyle are at the center of their campaign.

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Clemson students, faculty and staff are now some of the thousands of people across the world that have been affected by the novel coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), coronaviruses are a family of viruses that are found in both animals and humans. A novel coronaviru…

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“Money can’t buy happiness.” We’ve all heard this saying. What if you were told that prioritizing time, however, could in fact increase your overall satisfaction with life? In a 2019 article published in Science Advances, Ashley Whillans and colleagues conducted a longitudinal study in which…

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As an addictive trend in contemporary youth, Juuling, vaping and the use of other electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes)  have caused both physical and mental damage to the bodies of people, both young and old. E-cigarettes are electronic devices that heat a liquid and produce an aerosol, or m…

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A smile a day keeps the doctor away. No, you’re not reading that wrong. A 2019 study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, by Lewina Lee and colleagues, shows that optimistic people live as much as 15% longer than pessimistic people. Scientists studied over 70…

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A beloved member of our Clemson Family has settled into retirement after being a campus cat since 2006 according to @martin.the.cat.clemson’s Instagram post on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. The flyer featured in the post announcing this retirement was provided to the Instagram page courtesy of In…

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We have all seen pictures of the ocean filled with things of all shapes, sizes, and colors. Some of these pictures depict the marine life that we are so accustomed to seeing in nature, but, more recently, these pictures have depicted garbage floating through the ocean. A study published in N…

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Spring Tiger Prowl was on Jan. 16, 2020 in the Hendrix Student Center from 1 to 4 p.m. Many students came out, obtained information and joined different clubs to become more involved. Tiger Prowl is a great way to get face-to-face information about clubs that are looking for new members, lea…

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The year 2020 brings about many things: jokes about rats and plagues, witty comments about clear vision and, most importantly, perspective. When applied to the right areas, clear vision can unlock the most surprising realizations, and investigating upcoming construction at Clemson University…

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The three Clemson fraternities, Delta Chi, Chi Phi and Phi Delta Theta, that were undergoing investigation have been charged with multiple violations of Clemson’s student code of conduct and have been suspended. All charges between the three fraternities include hazing, disruption of communi…

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To close out the year, here are The Tiger's top 10 most-visited articles from 2019.