Tucked away on the lower level of the Recreation and Wellness Center is Auburn Outdoors, a division of campus recreation that provides avenues of outdoor recreation for students who are passionate about making adventuring a part of life.
The Auburn Outdoors program began when the Recreation and Wellness Center opened in August 2013. The program currently operates the indoor climbing facility and…Continue
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This Friday, Oct. 24 Auburn University's chapter of Operation Smile is hosting a concert to raise money to support operations for children with cleft lips and cleft palates whose families cannot pay for the operation themselves.
Added by Blair Bolton on October 20, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Do you ever second-guess yourself when drafting an important email? Are your friends getting tired of advising you about every little detail - does "Dear Professor" sound weird, is that too many exclamation points, do I sound intelligent or is that pretentious? Email has taken over as the prime communication tool of today - especially in the professional realm. Because first impressions here have as much impact as face-to-face meetings, it's understandable to worry about your email presence.…Continue
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What started out as an idea in a freshman leadership program group during a week dedicated to diversity has grown to be Auburn University’s newest recognized organization.Continue
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7 Ways the Career Center Can Prepare You for the Real World
Most students will graduate from Auburn without using resources provided by the Career Center. Here is a list of seven resources you should not only know about, but also use before you graduate.
1. Resume & Cover Letter Writing
Added by Morgan Stubbs on October 9, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
PR Day was Thursday, Oct. 2 in the Student Center. Throughout the day guest speakers spoke to public relations students about their careers, personal experiences in trying to find a job and tips about how to be successful in public relations.
One of the sessions was with recent graduates of Auburn’s public relations department. A panel of seven women who have graduated within the last five years and gone on to work in the public relations field came to answer any questions in an open…Continue
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Admission is free and open to ALL…Continue
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One of Auburn University’s own student run organizations is making a big difference in the lives of many families across state borders.
Auburn University Dance Marathon has pledged $500,000 over a five year span to the Children’s Hospital at Columbus Regional Health at Midtown Medical Center in Columbus, Ga. and is being recognized with a permanent plaque in their honor.
On Friday, Oct. 3, at 1 p.m. EST, the hospital is…Continue
Added by Morgan Gamble on September 30, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Auburn University’s Division of Student Affairs’ purpose is to serve its students. However, most students do not realize the number of services available to them. Here are five unexpected ways that the Division of Student Affairs can help you.
Student Advocacy - Student Conduct…Continue
Added by Mallory Ferguson on September 30, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
"I believe in my country, because it is a land of freedom and because it is my own home, and that I can best serve that country by doing justly, loving mercy and walking humbly with my God," George Petrie once said.
Retired Army Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie Adkins embodies this verse of the Auburn Creed like no other.…Continue
Added by Casey Whitaker on September 25, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Dr. Jane Teel began the year 2014 with a plan for her summer that included all she knew and was accustomed to: Auburn, teaching, home… and Auburn. It was through a phone call from a friend that she learned about a study abroad program called Global Lead.
This program would allow her to travel to South Africa and teach leadership classes at Oglethorpe University in Cape Town.
Nearly five months, later Teel was on a 22-hour flight to Cape Town, South Africa with…Continue
Added by Katie Wendland on September 25, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
In 2008, Dr. Kevin Walsh and the Greater Alabama Council of the Boy Scouts of America established a Youth Leadership Development Program in Alabama. The purpose of the YLDP is to provide a leadership program for deserving high school junior and seniors enrolled in one of the 70 partner schools in the Alabama. High school principals and counselors recommend students to participate in the program based on character and leadership potential.
Added by Robyn Greene on September 24, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
Auburn Orange is becoming the college color to wear. This year, Auburn University welcomed its largest freshman class to date and the numbers are expected to grow. We might be a little biased, but here are seven reasons we think Auburn Orange is the new black.
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Students looking for an enjoyable evening of art, music, and great food need to look no further than the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art. Every Thursday night from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., the museum hosts Jazz! Food! Art!, which is open to the public free of charge.
Jazz! Food! Art! is a weekly event at the museum that features an educational program or documentary followed by the opportunity to enjoy food from…Continue
Added by Ellie Klimecki on September 19, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
One campus ministry is bringing worship at Auburn University to a whole new level—the top of Haley Center to be exact.
The Auburn Wesley Foundation, located on Gay Street, has decided to expand its weekly activities to include an extra worship service more accessible to students on campus. Eagle’s Nest Worship, which began fall semester 2014, takes place each Tuesday at 8 p.m.
“We felt the need to move to campus so that we could offer a worship service to a…Continue
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Last season, we received national attention for our discipline after a video started circulating of the…Continue
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Auburn's new brewing sciences program has officially kicked off its first fall semester.
Where there once were ten available spots for the graduate program, there are now 17 students currently in the program due to the quality of applications and the passion of the students. Martin O'Neill, the head of Auburn's Nutrition, Dietetics and Hospitality Management Department, believes they will be happy to manage 20 students, if not more, in the future. …Continue
Added by Jaden Brown on September 15, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Students who have trouble with getting transportation around campus are in luck. Uber rides have arrived at Auburn University. The popular app, Uber, was created in 2009 with the purpose to seamlessly connect transportation services to riders in numerous cities. Just one short month ago, the Uber ride…Continue
Added by Alexis Barranca on September 15, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
It has been thirteen years since the horror of September 11 changed the world.
Auburn lost alumna Lynn Edwards Angell. Lynn and her husband David were giving and caring people. They took their success and gave it freely to others. The Angell Foundation continues to support the arts, education and more today.
Below are three resources allowing us to learn more about our Auburn alumna lost on 9/11.
Lynn Edwards Angell was a former Mountain…
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