The Auburn for (WATER) program created its first and successful week-long fundraising event called Water Week 2014 that raised more than $10,000 to send three water wells to Bihar, India. …Continue
Added by Erin Duff on March 4, 2014 at 12:21pm — No Comments
To break up the monotonous daily schedule of core classes, luckily Auburn requires students to take a certain number of elective hours. Some students decide to pick up a minor with these extra hours and other's like to mix physical education classes into their day. Auburn offers electives for almost every interest and tons of new things to try. Here are some electives you might not have even know existed!
1. Self-defense- Have you ever wanted punch a police officer?…Continue
Added by Chandler Taylor on February 27, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Uh ohh… it’s about that time again. Midterms. All college students dread them. They’re inconvenient, annoying and downright miserable.
Midterms are terrible because, unlike finals week, you can’t stop everything else you’re doing in life to focus on taking tests; you just have to figure out how to fit hours of studying into your already crammed schedule. Not to mention you haven’t completed any of the required reading assignments, and your notebooks are filled with grocery lists and…Continue
Added by Addison Rogers on February 20, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Auburn’s campus is constantly filled with different kind of events and people with numerous purposes. During the week of Feb. 10-14, I interviewed multiple students and documented the exciting things occurring on campus to show what a week of school is like for an Auburn student. …Continue
Added by Erin Duff on February 18, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Spring break is beginning to get closer and excitement is building around Auburn University as well as many other college campuses. With less than a month left to go (yes it’s scary but true) people are chatting about spring break plans and how it’s crunch time for getting those beach bods. The month of March is the prime time for many southern schools to let off for break. This year Auburn’s spring break begins on March 8. Before you know it all the beaches along the gulf and elsewhere…Continue
Added by Chandler Taylor on February 13, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Love is in the air this Valentine’s Day in Auburn as the local restaurants and bars prepare for one of the most irresistible nights out on the town! Valentine’s Day has always been notably one of the busiest nights of year for restaurants, but in a college town the local bars see a…Continue
Added by Carlye Poljacik on February 12, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Katie Sluck, a sophomore studying marketing, has been an Auburn Tiger all her life. In the fifth grade, she made it her dream goal to be on…Continue
Added by Susie Bridges on February 10, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Many Auburn University students travel the world studying abroad during their time in college; Heather Leyva, senior pre-med student is no exception. But while Heather travels the globe, she changes lives, one tooth at a time.
Leyva recently traveled to Costa Rica for a dental…Continue
Added by Hannah Berryhill on February 10, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
The next stop on our Auburn style euro-trip is Rome, Italy. Rome is known worldwide for it’s ancient history and art, and after a trek around the city, you will see why. Rome is a city comparable to the Grand Canyon; you see beautiful photos of such places, but the real site with take your breath away. After the locally guided tours of Rome’s Capitol Hill and the Vatican City, we’ll have about two days to explore the Eternal City on our own. Here are some ideas for how to spend your free…Continue
Added by STUDENT TRAVEL AMBASSADOR on February 9, 2014 at 9:46pm — No Comments
Auburn University Dance Marathon is not just another organization on campus. It is not just another activity to add to your college resume, and it is not just something to do in your spare time. It is an organization that offers more than you could imagine.
This past fall, the members of AUDM…Continue
Added by Erin Duff on February 5, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments
In light of our victorious football season, why not continue this celebration and spread our family cheer throughout Europe this summer? Imagine holding our burnt orange and navy blue flag in front of international monuments such as the Eiffel Tower and the Roman Coliseum. The Auburn Family spirit is undeniable, but with every new experience and opportunity, there are bound to be false assumptions. That’s why I’m here; to debunk the Top 5 European Graduation Trip Myths.
Added by STUDENT TRAVEL AMBASSADOR on January 10, 2014 at 1:09pm — No Comments
Recently, I conducted an interview with the previous Student Travel Ambassador, Milan Dekich. Milan also attended the 2013 Auburn European Grad Trip. This video is the first installment in a series of short Q & A style videos to hear exciting stories straight from the source. While my video editing skills need to be improved, I hope you enjoy the tales and the tunes.
For those who are looking for more info, attend my last Information Session of the semester, this…Continue
Added by STUDENT TRAVEL AMBASSADOR on November 12, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Unless you've lived under a rock the past several months, you've seen Auburn's football team trying to complete one of the greatest single season turnarounds in the sport's history after last years 3-9 debacle. Led by new Head Coach Gus Malzahn, this years Tigers have already won eight games with still three remaining. A bowl game is all fans dreamed about before this season, but this improbable turnaround has Auburn controlling its own destiny and primed for a BCS bowl berth. Like it always…Continue
Added by Kyle Cavender Monteverde on November 6, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Dreading the end of yet another Halloween season? The special projects committee of the University Program Council (UPC) keeps the thrills going with a murder mystery dinner party on Nov. 12 in the Student Center Ballroom.
“The theme is murder at…Continue
Added by Sheyda Mehrara on October 31, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
In 2010, Gene Chizik made us do a double take with his signature white, short sleeve windbreaker. It was sleek, practical and exuded just the right amount of attitude. Now, Gus Malzahn has everyone talking (and tweeting) about his game day attire.
Behold, the Holy Trinity of football garb — the sweater vest-turtleneck-visor combination.…Continue
Added by Allie Heckel on October 30, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Zoology provides many opportunities for students to interact hands-on with wild animals. Stone has taken advantage of these opportunities with her internship in South Africa and volunteer work at the…Continue
Added by Katie Esters on October 29, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Throughout my three-month long journey of promoting the AU European Graduation Trip around campus, I’m constantly surprised by the number of students who have never traveled outside of the United States. For some, it is their financial situation; others haven’t found the time. Most have not been encouraged to see the benefits of traveling abroad. Chances are when you get a job right out of college, taking 2-3 weeks off to travel Europe with your closest friends will be next to impossible.…Continue
Added by STUDENT TRAVEL AMBASSADOR on October 29, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Auburn University and sports often times go hand in hand with one another. Even the Auburn creed states, "I believe in a sound mind, in a sound body and a spirit that is not afraid, and in clean sports that develop these qualities."
The university's Office of Accessibility and School…Continue
Added by Kyle Cavender Monteverde on October 23, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Gentlemen, it’s mid-October which means it’s almost No Shave November — the month where we distinguish the men from the boys. So, gear up and check out these Auburn men with facial hair for a little inspiration.
Ready. Set. Grow.
1. "The Belieber"…Continue
Added by Allie Heckel on October 16, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
1. Dog Days
Head to the courtyard at Dudley Hall where architecture students are grilling out and listening to music every Friday…Continue
Added by Michelle Lolley on October 15, 2013 at 10:00pm — No Comments