Auburn University offers more than 400 campus organizations.
The Young Women's Leadership Program gives a chance for females on Auburn's campus to give back to girls in middle school. The YWLP shows girls how to become young women every day.
The program was established at the University of Virginia and it is dedicated to empowering young schoolgirls. The YWLP was established at Auburn University in the Spring of 2010.
Women involved in the program are…Continue
Added by Katarina Hong on September 22, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Anytime someone asks me why I am graduating early, I have to go through the same conversation each time. Yes, college is the best time of your life and yes, I wish I could stick around. I love Auburn, I always have, but it has done its job. Any student I talk to who is graduating early always seems so down and sad…Continue
Added by Abbey Herfurth on September 22, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
When the campus clears out and everyone heads home for the holidays or to the beach for Spring Break, one organization and a large group of students will be heading out to help others. Alternative Student Breaks, also known as ASB, is an on-campus group that travels both domestically and internationally to serve others.
According to the ASB website, last year more than 100 students went…Continue
Added by Maggie Barlow on September 21, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Saying hey has become part of a unique tradition at Auburn University. Since the 1940s, Auburn students have celebrated Hey Day, a day that could be called the friendliest tradition on the Plains. On this day, students are encouraged to say, "Hey!" to each other throughout the day.
Dating back to post World War II, the tradition began as a way to unite the student…Continue
Added by Caroline Beauchaine on September 21, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Fall is he re and with it comes the season of college applications. High school students from all over the country are anxiously filling out applications hoping that their dream college sends them an acceptance letter.
While all Auburn students are familiar with this feeling, we have different reasons…Continue
Added by Rachael Taylor on September 17, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
With more than 200,000 living alumni, the Auburn Family is no doubt a huge part of the Auburn experience. Nothing is better than when you graduate, move to a new city and run into members of the Auburn family. It not only gives you a sense of security but also provides you with a large…Continue
Added by Victoria Recchio on September 17, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
On game days in Auburn, students will do anything to attract the attention of the camera operators to get onto the Jumbotron. Some students paint their bodies orange and blue; others may create posters with an ESPN acronym, and then, there are the Orange Jumpsuit Guys. (Photo/Orange Jumpsuit…Continue
Added by Leslie Schroeder on September 17, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Each semester, a new batch of students gets ready to graduate and move on to the real world, leaving Auburn behind. However, students who choose to purchase an official class ring have the opportunity to take a piece of the tradition with them when they go. (Photo / Taylor Akers)
Official Auburn University class rings, made by Balfour, are available…Continue
Added by Caitlin Miley on September 16, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Articles are being written daily about the Greek system on college campuses. Where are the articles on the students who choose not to join that type of organization? (Photo/Lucas White)
There are advantages…Continue
Added by Lauren Ashley McCall on September 16, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Autumn is a time of transition between the changing temperatures, changing leaves and the transition from the busy summer months to the slower paced days of winter. On the cusp of these changes comes the homecoming football game and the events throughout the week that lead to the…Continue
Added by Caroline Holmes on September 15, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments
In just four short days, the Auburn Tigers will travel to Baton Rouge to take on the Bayou Bengals of LSU. Although the mascots are the same, the experience for fans traveling to Louisiana will be unlike any other SEC game day. Here is what you should do to make your trip to LSU one to remember.
Consider bringing ear plugs.
Added by Kate Morelli on September 15, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Eight reasons Auburn students should study abroad in Prague.
Students at Auburn are studying abroad more and more every year. Whether it’s through the…Continue
Added by Mary Harlin on September 15, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments
1. Be confident.
You may think you are confident now, but what about if you are lost in a foreign city…Continue
Added by Abbey Herfurth on September 15, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
While most college students feel the stress of exams and extracurricular activities, senior Rachael Blaz has an additional commitment on her schedule. As an Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps student, Blaz has had a unique college experience that has shaped her into an effective leader.
Prior to college, Blaz had no involvement in the ROTC. However, inspired by her grandfather who was in the Marine Corps, she knew it was a route that she wanted to pursue. Blaz had…Continue
Added by Allison Childress on September 14, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Here at Auburn, we put great value in all aspects of the experience. This means we work hard, play hard, and we do it together. Student involvement can make all the difference, even if that just means taking advantage of all of the events the university holds on almost a daily basis. Interacting with your peers is what makes the Auburn family just that, a family.
Cue, University Program Council (UPC), our campus organization that is responsible for so many of the…Continue
Added by Anna Busby on September 14, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Aerospace engineering is known as one of the most difficult and demanding majors at Auburn, ranking 43rd in the…Continue
Added by Sara Dyer on September 14, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Auburn University Panhellenic has recently announced that Greek Life will be adding a new sorority on campus. After a record breaking recruitment, a new sorority is needed to accommodate the vast number of girls joining the Greek communities on Auburn's campus.
I recently sat down with Panhellenic Graduate Assistant Anne Strickland to learn about…Continue
Added by Natalie Adcock on September 14, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Schmid Elementary School located in Chicago, Illinois won a “college week” competition with their presentation for Auburn University. The video shows the scholars reciting the Auburn Creed, Auburn facts and singing the fight song.
On July 9 Auburn Athletics Director Jay Jacobs, Aubie and Bo Jackson visited the…Continue
Added by Anna Turner on September 11, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Every day university students are finding out that an exceptional cover letter and outstanding grade point average just doesn’t cut it anymore. Employers want more.
While earning a college degree is reason for a celebration, finding a job after graduation is an even better one. With today’s…Continue
Added by Hannah Walden on September 11, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
One thing that comes to mind of any Auburn alumni is football. Many past students have numerous stories about their time here at Auburn, and some of those consist of great football memories, whether it’s the “Prayer in Jordan Hare” or the famous 2014 Iron Bowl, Auburn has many…Continue
Added by Rylee Parsons on September 10, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments