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Clemson University President Jim Clements applauds the class of 2023 at the spring graduation ceremony. 

A warm welcome from your Clemson leadership

July 7, 2023

Letters from the Deans  University President - Jim Clements  I am excited to welcome you to Clemson University, where you will have an amazing experience and make lifelong memories with new friends....

Panoramic view of downtown Greenvilles riverwalk.Photo by Matthew Rings, 2015

Off-campus activities for incoming freshmen

Mercedes Dubberly, Senior Reporter July 6, 2023

So, you’re an incoming freshman but don’t want to spend all your time on campus. You want to get out and see the world the upstate has to offer. Well, here are just a few things you can get...

Clemson fans across the country carry around $2 bills with paw prints on them to away-game venues — a tradition that dates back to the 1970s.

Clemson traditions every freshman needs to know

Blake Mauro, Editor-in-Chief July 6, 2023

Clemson is home to many traditions and superstitions. The University has a rich history that could honestly be its own class, but to save you the time and the money — here is a quick crash course...

A front view of Clemson Universitys Carillon Garden.

Akers: Tips to remember as you start college

Madison Akers, Asst. Outlook Editor July 6, 2023

Starting college is exciting but also a bit scary. Transitioning from high school to a university is definitely a lot to take in, but here are some tips to help you start your college career at Clemson...

Clemson will welcome thousands of freshmen students this fall, almost all of whom will spend time in dorm rooms.

What you really need in your freshman dorm room

Avery Mock, Asst. TimeOut Editor July 6, 2023

If you’re anything like me, you’ve been thinking about what to bring to college since you were in the 10th grade. It’s an exciting time, curating the perfect mini home away from home.While...

Tiger’s Two Cents: Freshmen edition

Kylie Tutterrow, Outlook Editor July 6, 2023

It is natural to have questions coming into college and to be seeking advice from fellow Clemson students about life and classes. So, we have expanded our advice column in this issue to answer a couple...

Letter from your Sports Editor

Grace O'Donnell, Sports Editor July 6, 2023

First and foremost, welcome to Clemson! There truly is no other place in the world like it, and once you’re here, you’re family forever. I entered Clemson as a math major, and after experiencing...

Clemsons student body is made up of people from across the country, including every state on the east coast. 

North-to-south dictionary: A guide for out-of-state students

Matt Mynes, Photo Editor July 6, 2023

The culture of the Southeastern United States is widely regarded as an iconic part of what it means to be an American.However, many other terms frequently used by southerners may leave some northerners...

Alumni Halls Clemson sign located in downtown Clemson.

From the Editor’s Desk: Welcome Class of 2027

Blake Mauro, Editor-in-Chief July 6, 2023

Hello, and welcome to Clemson! This is one of the most exciting times of your life - you’re beginning your college career at, in my opinion, the best university there is.  As you begin your...

The Tigers Editor-in-Chief is spending her summer days and nights at Fox News in New York City. 

KUWTT: Keeping Up with The Tiger

The Tiger Staff July 6, 2023

While staff members of The Tiger have been away from campus, they have been far from unoccupied. Here are some cool things our staff has been up to over the last few months: Blake Mauro, Editor-in-Chief  This...

Letter from your Outlook Editor

Kylie Tutterrow, Outlook Editor July 6, 2023

To start off, hello and welcome to Clemson!I just wrapped up my freshman year here at Clemson, and it has been unforgettable. I am jealous of every freshman entering the Clemson Family this upcoming semester...

Books on the shelf in Cooper Library.

Akers: A list of things you probably didn’t think of for your first day of college

Madison Akers, Asst. Outlook Editor July 6, 2023

Here is a list of things many Clemson students don't think of when first stepping foot on campus.  1) A PLAN Plan ahead of the first day where your classes are, where you’ll park, how long it...

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