"I'm graduating in 2014...wait what?!"
That statement seems to be the most common thing I'm hearing on campus these days. With class of 2010's time soon coming to an end it feels like we've just started. I came to Auburn a little later than everyone else in my graduating class but the feeling is oh so mutual. I have loved every second (lol at last week's game) since I transferred here in the Spring of 2012. I have been welcomed with open arms by this university and while the…Continue
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Behind the lens with Shanna Lockwood
Shanna Lockwood, a CLA alumna (and former intern for the Office of External Affairs), is the Digital Media Coordinator at USA Today Sports Images and is…
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AUBURN UNIVERSITY – Although rivals on the athletic field, students from Auburn University and the University of Missouri are working together to help save tigers in the wild through a conservation program called the National Tigers for Tigers Coalition. The coalition joins together academic institutions with tiger mascots to help spread awareness of the survival challenges tigers face, including habitat destruction, poaching and the pet trade.…Continue
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From a tweet by ESPN's Ivan Maisel ... we have the latest on the big game. "Iron Bowl - The Rivalry" - by Walker Hayes.Continue
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Ahlberg was selected on November 16, 2013 in Montgomery at the state pageant competition featuring women from all over Alabama. More than 100 contestants were in Montgomery competing for the titles of…Continue
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By Robert French, Auburn Family
Paul Welch loves his big sister. He says it proudly in the…Continue
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Recently, I conducted an interview with the previous Student Travel Ambassador, Milan Dekich. Milan also attended the 2013 Auburn European Grad Trip. This video is the first installment in a series of short Q & A style videos to hear exciting stories straight from the source. While my video editing skills need to be improved, I hope you enjoy the tales and the tunes.
For those who are looking for more info, attend my last Information Session of the semester, this…Continue
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Our college years are commonly said to be ones we will never forget and often wish to relive. Surrounded by more people than we will ever have the chance to meet, college is a time to learn and grow with those who we are fortunate enough to establish relationships.
The International Buddy Program provides a chance to establish those relationships with students from the 80 different nations represented at Auburn.…Continue
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Chocolate, healthy? Of course! The Auburn University Women's Resource Center encourages everyone to have a healthy lifestyle, but to also enjoy the simple pleasures in life—like chocolate. That's why it will have the 5th Annual Health and Wellness Chocolate Festival Wednesday, Nov. 13.
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On any given Tuesday night, a few miles down Wire Road, you’ll see giant lights rising into the sky and orderly patches of green spread across the ground. This is the Auburn Soccer Complex.
At first glance you’ll see mostly elementary age children, with soccer moms and dads screaming and cheering as kids run the opposite direction of the ball. But if you look closer you’ll see one group of college-aged girls methodically playing the game – this is the Auburn Women’s Club…Continue
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5 ways to avoid the freshmen 15
1. Register for a physical fitness class.
Nothing says skinny like an A+.
2. Avoid Stress.…Continue
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So you dream about working in sports? You want to be the next Erin Andrews or Bob Costa? You aren’t going to make it there overnight. Auburn Athletics offers students an excellent opportunity to gain first-hand experience working in t he wild world of sports.
Auburn Athletics Media Relations offers yearlong…Continue
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Today a major trend for college students is completing internships in their desired field. Many Auburn students are jumping on this trend and truly making it their own. One such student is Elizabeth Griffith.
Elizabeth heard about the Disney college program through friends who had completed the…Continue
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On a normal Tuesday night, more than 100 students eat dinner for free at Auburn Christian Fellowship (ACF). Some students stay after dinner to help wash dishes. At 8 p.m. a small group of students get together to watch an 80s movie.
ACF is a nondenominational campus ministry for college students. “We like to say that it’s a place where we can share our lives with other people,” Emily Anne Kennedy said. Kennedy was an intern at ACF last year and is a resident this year. She helps lead…Continue
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David Ingram, Auburn alumnus and previous Plainsman editor, spent his second time returning to campus discussing his college and work experiences to Auburn students on J-day.
When Ingram graduated Auburn University five years ago, he decided to follow his major from college and look for a journalism job. “There is no better time to be in journalism then right now,” Ingram said. “You can even become a journalist by tweeting a lot.”
He began freelance writing as an education…Continue
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Unless you've lived under a rock the past several months, you've seen Auburn's football team trying to complete one of the greatest single season turnarounds in the sport's history after last years 3-9 debacle. Led by new Head Coach Gus Malzahn, this years Tigers have already won eight games with still three remaining. A bowl game is all fans dreamed about before this season, but this improbable turnaround has Auburn controlling its own destiny and primed for a BCS bowl berth. Like it always…Continue
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Every time you fall, you are given a choice. You can either stay down and not chance falling again or learn how to stand and move towards success. The only one who decides if you fail is you. Life is a test on whether or not you can overcome this personal illusion of failure.
Were you built to last?: What would you do if someone told you that you wouldn't make it. What have you done in the past when others have doubted you?…Continue
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