In a matter of weeks thousands of students will begin to pack up their Auburn memories and move on into the next chapter of their lives. For some, it may be difficult to digest all at once. For others, they will pack up, leave and not look back. But for most, you recognize that although your time here is ending, there are several reasons why The Loveliest Village on the Plains will a…Continue
Added by Whitney E. Bonham on March 31, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
One of the great things about Auburn University is the ability to find your niche. Don’t see an organization you’re interested in? Create one! That’s exactly what Auburn junior Jade Whitaker, a biomedical sciences major, did when she established Operation Smile Student Club on campus.…Continue
Added by Shannon Walton on March 28, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Bellah has sustained a total of ten concussions (a type of mild traumatic brain injury) since 2005. Because of the large…Continue
Added by Courtney R. Edwards on March 28, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
Here's the second installment in the series of interviews with Milan Dekich, an Auburn European Graduation Trip veteran. Milan offers great advice for those of you attending the trip or traveling to Europe this summer!
For those of you interested in attending the 2014 AU European Graduation Trip, the deadline to sign up is next Wednesday, April 2. Follow this link for more information: Auburn…Continue
Added by STUDENT TRAVEL AMBASSADOR on March 27, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Auburn sure has given us whiplash with its weather this year, but spring has sprung on the plains. Despite the random days that the temperatures drop to the low 40s, we’re starting to have some beautiful weather. After being cooped up during the past few months, we’re all ready to get outside and enjoy some nice weather. Wondering what there is to do in Auburn on a sunny afternoon? Here are a few answers to your question! …Continue
Added by Andrea Lowery on March 27, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Every year Alpha Chi Omega hosts a fall philanthropy event to raise awareness against domestic violence.
Domestic violence is often something many like to turn a cheek to. It is easy to believe that it could never happen to you, but it is something that affects millions daily.
“What is even more remarkable is that the most common age of women affected is 18-24, which are college-aged women,” Alana Broe, a junior at Auburn University said. “Our philanthropy directly affects the…Continue
Added by Haley Olver on March 26, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
It's that time again--crunch time. The semester is winding down and summer break will be here before you know it. With all the assignments and projects that are left in the last few weeks, you may be wondering how you will survive it all and come out on top. Below are five tips that may help you get through the next few weeks with the least amount of stress as possible.…Continue
Added by Whitney E. Bonham on March 22, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Have no fear; a degree in Natural Resources Management (NRM) is now here. The only school in Alabama, and one of few in the southeast, the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences (SFWS) at Auburn University provides various programs for students, but for those seeking an education in conservation, the environment and the outdoors can now enroll in NRM.…Continue
Added by Kelsey Woodworth on March 21, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
With graduation quickly approaching, our time here at Auburn is coming to an end. You start reflecting on all the memories you’ve made, all the new friends you’ve met and all the places you’ve been. Some memories stand out more than others and there are several things I believe you must do before your time here at Auburn is gone.…Continue
Added by Mary Beth Sellers on March 21, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
When dealing with travel there is one undisputed law you need to follow: "Foresight teaches gently, error teaches brutally". Basically, learn from others mistakes. You can loose so much time and money by not knowing the right information before making your trip. It doesn't matter where you are going, someone has…Continue
Added by STUDENT TRAVEL AMBASSADOR on March 21, 2014 at 10:34am — No Comments
First Baptist Opelika allows for students to do this—only for a much greater purpose.
First Baptist Church in Opelika, Ala. has one of the largest college ministries in the…Continue
Added by Haley Hart on March 20, 2014 at 9:53pm — No Comments
Every graduating senior has an overwhelming sense of nostalgia as the semester comes to an end and graduation becomes a reality. Here is a look back at the best (and worst) moments the…Continue
Added by Emily Landers on March 20, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Once spring semester arrives in Auburn, Greek Sing jumps to the forefront of many Panhellenic members’ minds. Greek Sing, a dance competition in which all 17 sororities participate, has become a large part of Auburn’s Greek life over the years of its existence.
Added by Francesca Tully on March 20, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Even though winter in Alabama is nothing compared to a northern winter, its residents are not conditioned to withstand even the faintest of cold weather. We are all ready for it to be over by the time February rolls around. However, an Alabama spring is not for the weak of heart.
1. Pure ecstasy…
Added by Mary Katherine Scarbrough on March 19, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
When visiting a new town, one of the best ways to experience the local culture is through the food. This guide provides insight to some of Auburn’s best local restaurants. The following restaurants were judged on taste and atmosphere. Feel free to indulge yourself.
For the Early Bird: Big Blue Bagel
The atmosphere at Big Blue Bagel, paired with their undeniably good food, seems to be a favorite…Continue
Added by Ann Howser on March 19, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
A client undergoes a simple muscle endurance test during her TigerFit assessment.
“Always consult your physician before beginning any exercise program.”
It’s such an…Continue
Added by Rachel M Pipan on March 19, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
So we are back from spring break, and we are back to that time of year when it is impossible to study (especially if you are a senior). So, if you are in desperate need of a place to forget spring fever and write that 15-page paper, these five places may be the place for you:
5. Wake Up Coffee Co.…Continue
Added by Mary Reynolds Porter on March 18, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Let’s have a collective moment of honesty here. Whether you’re an Auburn student, alumni, fan or resident, you’ve had that moment: “Man I just MISS Auburn.”
Students have this moment on short breaks, alumni and fans may have it at work, and residents of Auburn can have it when they have been away from campus for too long.
There’s something about Auburn that keeps us coming back. Here are ten things that you’re going to (or already do) miss about Auburn.…Continue
Added by Shannon Walton on March 7, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Where is your favorite hangout spot on campus? Is it Samford Lawn? Jordan-Hare Stadium? Or maybe it’s the perfectly groomed grounds around Cater Hall. All three of these places are popular spots on campus that are loved by Auburn students and fans across the globe, but there is a special place on campus that many people don’t know about.
Nestled beyond the president’s house and across from the poultry science building is the Donald E. Davis Arboretum. You have probably driven by it…Continue
Added by Brittney Reeves on March 6, 2014 at 7:56pm — No Comments
Auburn Abroad is continuing a new tradition with a traveling globe that will follow Auburn students on their study abroad adventures around the world. Globe’s travels will be documented in pictures on Twitter using the #GlobeAbroad hashtag.
Globe was introduced as the Auburn Abroad sidekick in June…Continue
Added by Emily Landers on March 6, 2014 at 10:18am — No Comments