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The Auburn Student's Graduation Bucket List

It is that time of year again where graduating seniors start becoming nostalgic about the past four years on the country’s greatest campus. With the deeply rooted traditions, hometown feel, and friendliest fans in college sports, Auburn University is one hard place to say farewell to.



Added by Anna LaRue on March 5, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments

What It's Like to Transfer from the 'Other School'

Being from the state of Alabama you either grow up an Auburn Tiger or part of the Crimson Tide. Well, I grew up an Alabama fan, wearing houndstooth and yelling those two terrible words. I didn't know any better. So when it came time to apply to college I had no doubt in my mind that I was going to the University of…


Added by Chasity Richards on March 4, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Auburn Cattlemen and Cattlewomen to Host First Burger Brawl

Auburn University’s Collegiate Cattlemen (CCM) and Cattlewomen (CCW) Associations are hosting their first Burger Brawl on Saturday, March 5. The event will begin at 11 a.m. at the Lambert-Powell Meats Laboratory.

The brawl features teams of two to four members competing for the 2016…


Added by Maggie Barlow on March 3, 2016 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Q&A: Walker Byrd - "Find your passion and pursue it."

Another year has come and gone for the Student Government Association (SGA) at Auburn University. As new SGA president, Jesse Westerhouse begins a new era of leadership, former man in charge, Walker Byrd is relieved to be done with a satisfying year at the helm. I had the chance to interview Walker…


Added by Steven Benton on March 3, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Auburn University Hosts Career Fairs for Students

Each semester Auburn University hosts career fairs for students. These career fairs encompass different majors around campus. The two largest career fairs they host are the AU Career Fair and the STEM Career Expo. They also have smaller career fairs that are more directed at certain schools or majors. These include agriculture, building science, communications…


Added by Alison Montebello on March 3, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Chewacla State Park: Auburn's Best Kept Secret

Everyone who lives, attends college, or has even stepped foot in Auburn can tell you how captivating the city and campus are. Most of the popular tourist locations and student hangout spots in Auburn are located either on/near campus or in the downtown area. So, being about a 20 minute drive from Auburn’s…


Added by Kristin Fowler on February 23, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments

AFTERDARK: A Free Event You Can't Afford to Miss

"Free" and "concert" are two favorite words of college students; put the two together and it's even better. AFTERDARK is an event which is that and even more, and it's coming to Auburn Arena on March 9.

AFTERDARK takes place on college campuses from coast to coast and combines music from great…


Added by Seth Baker on February 15, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Everybody Loves Aubie the Tiger

5 reasons why you're obsessed with the Auburn University Mascot

Source: Google images 

1. School spirit is definitely “his thing”

Aubie is the…


Added by Paige Serzen on February 15, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Ag Students Mentored by College of Agriculture's Finest Alumni

Among the many opportunities to gain professional experience that Auburn University supplies students, the most sought out in the College of Agriculture is the Alumni Mentoring Program. Students in various majors within the college are selected through an application process and paired with a mentor that will best suit their job interests, internship interests, and…


Added by Emily Thompson on February 12, 2016 at 8:00pm — No Comments

7 Reasons Why You Should Bring Your Dog to Auburn with You


Added by Chasity Richards on February 12, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

The Hotel at Auburn University Gives Students Real-World Experience

The hotel restaurant management major has a special advantage at Auburn University. They have a unique program and a strong relationship with the Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center.

About the Hotel

Horst Schulze, a former CEO of the Ritz-Carlton, originally brought the hotel to Auburn. Once the hotel partnered…


Added by Alison Montebello on February 11, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

A Good Time for a Good Cause

The second annual Alabama Oyster Social was held Jan. 29 at the Alabama Farmers Pavilion at Auburn University. The social is a nonprofit event held to promote the importance of Mariculture in Alabama as well as raise money for the Auburn University Department of Fisheries and Aquatics.

Photo // Guests trying oyster samples at the Auburn Oyster Social.

The Auburn…


Added by Emily Hedrick on February 9, 2016 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Study Spots That Aren't RBD

Here at Auburn, we’re entering our fifth week of classes and for many students, that means the first exams of the semester are here. Ralph Brown Draughon Library (RBD), Auburn’s main campus library, is many students go-to place for studying. The problem with RBD is that you’re constantly running into people you know and next thing you realize it’s midnight and you’ve barely opened your textbook. So here are alternative study spots for when RBD starts turning into social hour rather than…


Added by Amanda Caldwell on February 9, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Top Three Things Students Consider When Moving Off-Campus

New swanky apartment complexes and housing communities are popping up left and right around Auburn University’s campus. Students have to consider many options before choosing which place is right for them. Many of these complexes or communities are equally nice, but each location offers a variety of different attributes.…


Added by Maggie Barlow on February 8, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Auburn-Opelika's Best Kept Secrets

The Auburn-Opelika area often does not receive enough recognition for the restaurants, shops and activities it has to offer. Even though both towns may seem small to outsiders, there are plenty of quaint areas to discover right before your eyes. These ten things are definitely worth checking out.


1. Breezeway

   Located on 8th Street in Opelika, this quaint restaurant is the perfect place to eat with family or friends on a Sunday afternoon.…


Added by Allison Childress on January 29, 2016 at 1:00pm — No Comments

The Science of Food: Interview with a Food Science Major

Sarah Miller (Image courtesy of Facebook)

Sarah Miller, 20, is a junior majoring in Food Science at Auburn University. When I first met Sarah, we were working together in Auburn and I asked her about the Food Science major. Curious to learn more, I asked her some questions about the…


Added by Katie Wood on January 29, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

The Auburn Family and the Festival Family–One In the Same

My time spent at Auburn from 2008 to 2012 passed without me truly, consciously, absorbing it. Come May 2012, I was driving back home to Texas never to return as a student. It wasn't long after being an alum that I experienced my first festival.

Though my time as a student was passed, I could see the similarity in the concept of "family" that transcended Auburn and festivals. Anyone…


Added by Andy McErlean on January 6, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Clothing for Confidence

When Auburn University junior Madison Rolling was a senior in high school, she was a member of her school's chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Through her affiliation with the club, Rolling realized how many families in her hometown, Madison, Alabama, were in need…


Added by Logan Moore on November 27, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

Building Better Builders: Auburn's Building Science Program

Are those construction workers on the Auburn President’s property? Are they students? What are they doing with the weird tripod and long stick all over campus?

If you have been in Auburn long enough, chances are high that you’ve seen these strange happenings not just on our President’s front doorstep, but all over…


Added by William Holt on November 18, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Auburn Students Work to Provide Clean Water for Hundreds of Families

A group of Auburn University students have found a way to impact the lives of people thousands of miles away by creating a student organization called Auburn For Water.

“Auburn for Water is a campus organization that strives to educate Auburn University on the…


Added by Sydney Pope on November 9, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments

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