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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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
Added by Stephanie Jane Czajkowski on November 12, 2013 at 3:05pm — No Comments
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.
Added by Grace Devaney on November 11, 2013 at 10:39pm — No Comments
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
Added by Anna-Claire Gibson on November 11, 2013 at 2:34pm — No Comments
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
Added by Taylor Shirey on November 8, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments
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
Added by Kimberly Mannausa on November 6, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Beam Bama food drive at Auburn University. The goal this year is to collect 350,000 pounds of food for the Food Bank of East Alabama. The food drive is underway now and will continue until the week of the Iron Bowl ending November 25.
The Beat Bama food drive…Continue
Added by Amanda Collier on November 6, 2013 at 11:08am — No Comments
The Auburn Alumni Association has honored Dr. Soren Rodning with the Young Alumni Achievment Award.
Rodning can be considered many things to many different people. If you were to ask him, he'd tell you he is ordinary. His wife calls him a loving husband. His children call him a great father. His employer calls him an outstanding employee. His students call him helpful. His country calls him Captain.…Continue
Added by Josiah Greene on November 6, 2013 at 4:30am — No Comments
Auburn University offers the best services to its students. The Career Center located at Mary Martin Hall has resources for all students to use.
The career center helps students with career counseling, resumes, cover letters, mock interviews and…Continue
Added by Madeline Branch on November 5, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
The Student Government Association of Auburn University hosted Better Relations Day last Tuesday, October 29, 2013. For the first time since the program’s birth, both the University of Georgia and the University of Alabama sent students to attend.
This is monumental, not only for the sake of leadership ideas and policies used at each respective university, but it ensures the quality and further prosperity of Auburn’s peer institutions.
SGA President Harrison…Continue
Added by Addison Pike on November 1, 2013 at 10:00pm — No Comments
There were ghosts and goblins, even a Gus Malzahn sweater vest or two wandering around the streets of downtown Auburn Thursday night for the 11th Annual Downtown Trick or Treat. Hundreds of families showed up for the annual spook fest and enjoyed a night of music and lots of candy. The Magnolia Avenue and College intersection was flooded with Auburn families celebrating the spooky holiday.…Continue
Added by Chelsea Zillner on November 1, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
It’s no secret that Auburn breeds relationships and even marriages more than any other SEC school. Though I am not sure whether our students date significantly more or if students at other universities simply don’t date, I do know there are humorous truths to the Auburn-dating scene.
Added by Collier Tynes on November 1, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments
With today as Halloween, it is a great time for us to look back at our childhoods. Holidays typically make us nostalgic and this is especially true for Halloween. We remember our favorite costumes, the best decorated house, the spookiest moments and the candy. Another Halloween activity we like to reminisce on is the movies we watched. So for this Halloween, here are five great movies from our childhoods that everyone should watch:
Added by Elizabeth Frenzer on October 31, 2013 at 1:19pm — No Comments
Over the years Auburn University and its fans have received notoriety from visiting fans for their welcoming nature. After a weekend spent in Auburn, they leave with a lasting memory of the Auburn Family.
So, in light of Auburn’s upcoming rivalry games against the Georgia Bulldogs on Nov. 16 and the Alabama Crimson Tide on Nov. 30, it’s time to discuss five ways to make our football foes feel welcome in the Loveliest Village.
Added by Libby Horton on October 31, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments
The Auburn University Women’s Resource Center provides information about important issues affecting women’s lives. Their mission is to enhance the lives of Auburn women, and to promote the involvement of women on campus and around the world.
“We awareness one Auburn’s campus about women’s issues in Auburn and in the world,” said Heather Duncan, an intern for women’s resources. “And we advocate for women on campus and globally.”
The Women’s Resource Center serves as a place of…Continue
Added by Ellie Johnson on October 30, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
New place, new people, new teachers, new roommates; the transition from high school to college is full of all sorts of adjustments. Along with those is an unlimited list of new adventures.
In order to take full advantage of four years worth of adventures, a group of Auburn students formed the Outdoor Adventure Club back in 2006.
Seven years later, the OAC has about 120 active members all looking to enjoy…Continue
Added by Stephanie Jane Czajkowski on October 29, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
Auburn students are notoriously hard workers. They balance school with club memberships, football season, intramural sports and socializing. Many of them also take on a part-time job to gain experience or a little extra cash, which adds to the constant juggling of activities. How do they do it? It’s not easy – but it does give them some extra skills that will be invaluable upon graduation.
The job possibilities for those interested can seem endless. There are on-campus jobs,…
Added by Mary Catherine Banister on October 28, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
A Big Weekend of Wins
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MelAUdic (pronounced muh-lod-ik) is Auburn’s newest a cappella group. You heard them at Hey Day. You heard them at Wing Jam. If you were lucky, you heard them open for Pentatonix back in August. Auburn students can’t get enough a cappella music.
Last year, senior William McClain was inspired to start a coed a cappella group. He was already a member of AUCappella, Auburn’s all-male singing group.
“I knew Auburn had the talent to support another group, and I saw that a…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Segarra on October 25, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
1. You found a parking spot within 5 minutes this morning.
2. You remembered Auburn is number 11 in the BCS rankings.…Continue
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