Auburn ranks number four in an analysis of the 380 metropolitan statistical areas (MSA) in the United States, according to NewGeography.com. The survey reviewed data on the number of residents with at least a bachelor’s degree, the percentage of increase in the number of college educated residents in the population and compared it to the previous year’s population.…Continue
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This Bragg Avenue warehouse from 1920 has been converted into stunning home by Elizabeth and David Hill.
David Hill is a professor of landscape architecture at Auburn University. He and wife Elizabeth went to great lengths to clean out and preserve this 94 year old building.
HGTV shares the story of this ambitious and creative family. See for yourself in an episode of "You Live in What?" Watch…Continue
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AUBURN UNIVERSITY– The Auburn University Board of Trustees on Friday approved initiation of the second phase of a plan to renovate Samford Park. The plan calls for 30 live oak trees, grown from acorns taken from the iconic Auburn Oaks 12 years ago and now 15 feet tall, to be planted…Continue
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Auburn Journalism Day
Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
Student Center, Second Floor
Admission is free and open to ALL Auburn University students
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Auburn's beloved alumnus Tim Cook, Apple CEO, opens the door on his personal life in a BusinessWeek article today.
While I have never denied my sexuality, I haven’t publicly acknowledged it either, until now. So let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.
We pave the sunlit path toward justice together, brick by brick. This is my brick.
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Downtown Auburn has its share of boutiques, bookstores and specialty shops. One shop, Auburn Art, serves as a time capsule of Auburn history and tradition. The shop has become a gathering place for members of the Auburn Family, particularly during gameday weekends and graduation.
Cliff Hare Stadium, 1948
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Both writers and gamers have an endless number of questions to contemplate. For example, I have always wondered why Princess Peach continues to allow herself to be kidnapped by Bowser. Seriously, I would assume after being captured the first few times she would have better security by now.
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In 2013, it is estimated that 11 million meetings took place in the United States each day (3 billion a year). Group Vision Research estimates that Fortune 500 companies…Continue
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Aside from being a time for the alumni, Homecoming is a great time for the students. Spirits are high with events, including the Omicron Delta Kappa Cake Race, the big game on Saturday, painted signs and windows, election of Miss Homecoming, and band parties.
2010 marked the revival of a old Auburn Homecoming Tradition, the SGA Homecoming Parade. The Homecoming…
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There are eight basketball courts, a 1/3-mile corkscrew track suspended high above the ground floor, a 20-foot climbing wall rising out of an outdoor pool, a PGA golf simulator and a hot tub that seats 50 people. Atop the “fitness tower,” five stories of cardio equipment and exercise rooms, sits a yoga studio whose enormous windows open up to the sky like garage doors.
A five-star spa? A billionaire’s vacation home? Actually, this is the new student recreation center at…
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Auburn students Nathan, Frank, and Hunter decided to ride their bikes from Auburn, AL to Seaside, FL to raise money for the Auburn Flyers, Auburn University's Collegiate Cycling Team. 214 miles, and 12 hours of riding later, we arrived in Seaside! If you would like to donate, you can go to our website to find out more: auburn.edu/auburn_flyers.
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Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins received the Medal of Honor today from President Barack Obama in a White House ceremony. Auburn's Maggie and Johnny Lawrence were among a group of local friends and family supporting Adkins in this remarkable day of events.
Adkins lives in Opelika and taught accounting at Auburn University years ago.
Here are just some photos from the day. Photos with a complete video of the ceremony and an NBC interview with Adkins…Continue
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The Alta Gracia Factory, located in the Dominican Republic Free Trade Zone, is the first college logo t-shirt project to pay…Continue
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So, what's your idea of a road trip?
War Eagle to Hunter Denton and the Auburn Flyers Cycling Team. They just hopped on their bikes and rode 214 miles from Auburn to Seaside, FL. Congrats and War Eagle to Hunter and all of his fellow riders!
Hunter's brother Blake gave him a shout out on Facebook:
"So my brother, Hunter Denton, rode his bike with other members of Auburn's cycling team from Auburn…
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