Name: Julia Blouin
Hometown: Central, South Carolina
Major: Food Science and Human Nutrition Minor: Life Sciences
Favorite place for lunch on campus or in town: Pot Belly Deli
Favorite spot on campus: Amphitheater… nothing better than a noon nap here on a pretty day
Favorite question on a tour: What’s one word to describe Clemson? — “Soul” because it’s the spirit and joy throughout all that makes Clemson different from anything else. It’s an intangible and magical feeling that makes this university so special
Clubs and organizations you are involved in on campus: Ambassador for Honors College and CAFLS, ASC Tutoring, Nutrition Mentorship Director, Greek Life, Student Alumni Council, Student Government, Welcome Leader
Hobbies: surfing in the summer, reading in the fall, skiing in the winter, playing Super Mario Bros on my DS in the spring
Advice for jumping into college life: Don’t be afraid to try new things or attend every events. Everyone is in the same boat and wants to find a community, so be a leader and start a conversation with a stranger.
Advice on how to choose a college: Choose the school that makes you feel the happiest because success (both in and outside of the classroom), genuine friendships, and lifelong memories in college follow right behind pure joy
Fun fact about yourself: When I was eleven years old, Jim Carrey accidentally spilled his iced coffee all over me.