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Believe it or not, you are what you eat. According to articles recently published in Current Opinion in Neurobiology and Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, your gut is comparable to a second brain. The influence your gut has on your behavior is largely in part to its microbiome: a collect…

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CLEMSON, SC – The Clemson University Undergraduate Student Senate held their first meeting of the fall semester on Monday, Aug. 24,2020. Conducted fully through Zoom with a virtual Pledge of Allegiance prefacing, the meeting contained a lot of information about the semester to come amidst th…

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Were you secretly disappointed when Voldemort died? Did you think that Moriarty was the best part of Sherlock Holmes or Loki the best part of the Avengers? No need to suppress these feelings because you are not alone. New research published in the journal, Psychological Science, has exposed …

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This article was written by a student of ENGL 2310: Introduction to Journalism, which is taught by Mike Pulley.

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The end of October at Clemson University marked many things such as the beginning of fall break and Halloween, but it also marked a small milestone for students fighting for resources for survivors of interpersonal violence. Amid students packing their cars and organizing Halloween plans, De…

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CLEMSON, S.C. — In the wake of police brutality protests and Black Lives Matter movements, student activists around the country are demanding that their universities re-examine existing relationships with campus police as fear and misunderstanding surround police and student relationships. 

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On Jan. 21, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed the first COVID-19 case in the United States. Nearly 10 months later, the number of cases spiked, setting national and state records each day.

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Known as the original cavemen and cavewomen to inhabit this earth, Neanderthals are considered to be one of the closest ancestors to humans. New research now suggests their existence, and more specifically, their DNA could partake in a major COVID-19 breakthrough. In a paper published in Nat…

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You see a local Clemson pond teeming with bright green algae that flourishes from border to border and you think to yourself, “I love that our freshwater ecosystems are doing so well… loads of green means growth and life!... Right?” Quite the contrary I am pained to say. This is an unnatural…

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Believe it or not, you are what you eat. According to articles recently published in Current Opinion in Neurobiology and Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, your gut is comparable to a second brain. The influence your gut has on your behavior is largely in part to its microbiome: a collect…

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This article was written by a student of ENGL 2310: Introduction to Journalism, which is taught by Mike Pulley.

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Clemson University ranks No. 2 out of 171 universities in the United States and Canada according to a recent survey. The survey was conducted by Studocu, a leading online study platform for college students. StuDocu surveyed more than 20,000 college students and graduates on fifteen differen…

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A recent survey of 55 colleges and universities in the United States has ranked Clemson University No. 36 for free speech. It assigned Clemson a red speech code, indicating that university policies restrict students’ First Amendment rights to freedom of speech and expression.

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Building off of years of undeniable dedication and grit, four students who helped found a creative inquiry (CI) and submitted a proposal to Clemson Housing and Dining for an LGBTQIA+ Living Learning Community (LLC) have just made history. More information about the students who have made the…

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The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many changes to Clemson University, including to residence halls, to football games and to classrooms. Clemson Dining has been no exception. As they have adapted their service to account for more efficient to-go options and better sanitation, Clemson Dining …

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The actor Dustin Hoffman once said, “The two basic items necessary to sustain life are sunshine and coconut milk.” When it comes to red-footed boobies, Mr. Hoffman is only half right. One thousand six hundred kilometers south of Honolulu, at the Palmyra Atoll, biologists are removing 99% of …

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With the presidential election quickly approaching, college students across the country are engaging with the democratic process and deciding how they will vote -- in person or absentee. At Clemson University, the Clemson Votes campaign is working to help students register to vote and educat…

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According to the CDC, someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds, equating to more than 795,000 cases a year. The National Stroke Association reports that 40% of stroke patients will experience moderate to severe deficits in their functioning. To improve motor function post-s…

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As if college students do not have enough to worry about, adding COVID-19 to the mix is the cherry on top. Luckily, there is a new tool to help students with their mental health. 

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The Tiger visited one of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) COVID-19 testing sites this week at NewSpring Church to ask people who had just gotten tested about their experience and thoughts about everything going on.

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Six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, some members of the Clemson Undergraduate Student Senate feel they have not been appropriately included in the decision-making process by University administration in efforts to safeguard students against the virus.

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Sleep has many benefits that are widely known, but did you know it can also help you remember new information for long periods of time? In a 2019 article published in Science Advances, L. Himmer and colleagues at the University of Tübingen studied the interplay between rehearsal and sleep an…

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The question on everyone’s mind still has not gotten a definite answer. Professor Lori Pindar, director of undergraduate studies and assistant director of the Erwin Center for Brand Communications is unsure what will happen for the remaining of the year. “I do not know what is going to happe…

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Throughout the political history of America, the conventions have generally based their focus around the future of America, heavily relying on economic reform plans. However, in today’s climate, the candidates have steered towards a topic that many politicians in the past have indirectly add…

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The world has been brought to an utter standstill thanks to COVID-19. Society has turned to those in the healthcare field for answers. However, there is no clear answer that healthcare professionals can provide regarding the current state of the virus given the constant new discoveries. 

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CLEMSON, SC – The Clemson University Undergraduate Student Senate held their first meeting of the fall semester on Monday, Aug. 24,2020. Conducted fully through Zoom with a virtual Pledge of Allegiance prefacing, the meeting contained a lot of information about the semester to come amidst th…

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Whether you are wandering through the Hundred-Acre Wood with Winnie the Pooh or running to the barn to see what Charlotte has spun on her web, a good children’s book always has a valuable lesson embedded within its lines. Children’s books often serve as a way to explain a difficult or uncomf…

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This past summer was highly eventful, so this far-from-comprehensive timeline was an attempt to catalogue and keep track of some of the most eventful moments of the summer of 2020.