1. Your professors don’t care about you:
Professors wouldn’t spend time with college students if they didn’t care. They love to have students come in to office hours and chat about class, life, Auburn football, basically whatever. They are your greatest guide to not only getting good grades in their class, but about where the best doctor’s office is or which restaurant is perfect for when your parents come in town. Trust me, they…Continue
Added by Laura Jean Mueller on April 22, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Welcome to life after high school. As a graduating senior, I wanted to share with you several things that are important to know your freshman year here at Auburn:
1. You don't have to know what you're going to do with your life.
Yes, It would be so easy to have your whole life planned out from the time you step foot on campus. Truth is,…Continue
Added by Whitney E. Bonham on April 21, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
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
No senior will lie to you.
The first footstep upon Auburn's campus as freshman was taken with confidence & fear. What if I wear the wrong color Nike shorts, or what if I get lost in the Haley Center maze?
Thankfully, there's enough seniors to give you the advice you didn't even realize you need. After four years of mistakes made and lessons learned, there's plenty of it to go around. Needless to say, they will make your transition into the Auburn family a smoother one.…Continue
Added by Sheyda Mehrara on October 17, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Auburn University had thousands of freshmen move in this fall. Being a freshman in college is a big change and has its challenges. Some seniors at Auburn University wish they would have known some things their freshman year that they now know.
“I wish I would’ve known the importance of making it to class every day,” said John Dooley, senior at Auburn University. “It will really affect your grades.”…Continue
Added by Katelyn Sides on October 4, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Adjusting to college can prove to be a challenging transition. By joining a Learning Community, familiar faces can turn into friends.
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Learning Communities are becoming essential to a successful freshman year. Auburn University has approximately 35 learning communities.
A group of 20 to 25 students are…Continue
Added by Dana Tashiro on February 26, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Whether the acceptance comes through letter or email, the word “congratulations” is one every high school senior hopes to see. When the “congratulations” come from Auburn University, it’s more than just an acceptance to an elite university. The letter represents an invitation to a family that has roots over 150 years deep.
Added by Gabrielle Hoyt on February 5, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Auburn University was named America's Best Architecture and Design School in 2010. It goes without saying, Auburn is a great school for industrial design.
Industrial design is in the College of Architecture, Design and Construction under the Department of Industrial and Graphic Design.
What exactly is industrial design (ID)?
Students majoring in ID learn how to create and develop new…Continue
Added by Morgan Dorsett on March 8, 2011 at 4:22pm — No Comments
To live on or off campus; that is the question.
Deciding where to live freshman year can be challenging. Auburn has many options, ranging from campus dorms to houses in neighborhoods. When making the choice, factors like price, size, and proximity to campus play a major role in the decision.
Sara Sellers, a junior in Exercise Science at Auburn, talks about her decisions on housing as a college…Continue
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For many students the idea of beginning college can be an overwhelming stage of life to conquer. Madeline White, a freshman majoring in Human Development and Family Science, grew up in a small town with big dreams of attending Auburn University one day. Madeline's family…Continue
Added by Blake Menke on February 1, 2011 at 4:17pm — No Comments
Elizabeth Simmons is a freshman majoring in Agricultural Communications. Her hometown boasts the world's largest livestock exposition and richest regular-season rodeo, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. She has served on the Jr. Rodeo Committee of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, and plans to do so in the future.…Continue
Added by Jade Currid on February 1, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Kathryn Ethridge is a freshman from Atlanta, GA. She is an outgoing and free-spirited 18-year-old with a passion for helping others. She grew up spending a lot of time in her local church and has participated in mission trips to many countries. She is currently active with the Auburn United Methodist Church…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Weeks on February 1, 2011 at 3:54pm — No Comments
When a lot of students come to Auburn they see it as a downsizing experience; a real small town feel. Well for freshman Mary-Carter English that isn't the case. English is from Monroeville, Ala. where the population is around 7,000 people, which is barely more than one grade at Auburn.
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What’s your favorite Auburn tradition?
Football brings out the best in Auburn tradition. The tradition I enjoy the most is the tiger walk so that I get to see the coach and the stars of the team. It gets me pumped up for the game ahead and is definitely an Auburn tradition I can't miss out on game day.
If you could meet one Auburn legend, dead or alive, who would it be?
I am a sports fanatic so it is no wonder why I would like…Continue
Added by Julia Bray on February 1, 2011 at 2:11am — No Comments
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Political Science and Business Administration, Civil Engineering, History
Freshmen from Chicago, IL
Auburn receives new freshmen every Fall semester, but this Fall the University welcomed three girls from the…Continue
Added by Ashley Baxter on January 31, 2011 at 11:32pm — No Comments
Desi Ingram is a freshman at Auburn University majoring in business with the intent of going to law school upon graduation. She had a long move when deciding to attend Auburn. She is from a town just 15 minutes from Chicago, called Glenview, Ill. Desi was ready to…Continue
Added by Ashley McElduff on January 31, 2011 at 3:22pm — No Comments