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End of the year message from Dean Aistrup
End of the year message from Dean Aistrup

Spring semester flew by and it was a busy one indeed. As we wrap up another successful year, I’d like to take a moment to recap a few noteworthy items from this semester.  

Psychology professor helping to identify best dogs for Vapor Wake program
May 10, 2018
Psychology professor helping to identify best dogs for Vapor Wake program

The need for security continues to grow in all facets of American life, and Auburn University is meeting those needs with experts in cyber security, public safety, crisis management, and odor detection technology. While many of our experts are of the human variety, there are some of the canine variety, too. 

Psychology student receives prestigious National Science Foundation Research Fellowship
May 8, 2018
Psychology student receives prestigious National Science Foundation Research Fellowship
2018 CLA faculty and staff award winners
April 30, 2018
2018 CLA faculty and staff award winners

The College of Liberal Arts celebrated its 2018 award winners on April 25, at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art. 

Student Spotlight: Lily Jackson, Managing Editor of The Auburn Plainsman
May 1, 2018
Student Spotlight: Lily Jackson, Managing Editor of The Auburn Plainsman

Lily Jackson, a native of Athens, AL, is a senior majoring in journalism and political science. She is also the managing editor of The Auburn Plainsman. In her Student Spotlight, Jackson talks about the "science of knowing people," and how she's learning to best tell their stories. 

Art professor chronicles photos to increase awareness of south's diminishing longleaf pines
May 8, 2018
Art professor chronicles photos to increase awareness of south's diminishing longleaf pines

The longleaf pine was an integral part of Chuck Hemard’s childhood.Today, such forests are disappearing at an alarming rate due to over exploitation, radically changing the southern landscape. Hemard spent the past seven years exploring the sites and capturing extraordinary images of this endangered ecosystem.

Music and Theatre Students Bring Home Awards from Regional Competition
April 25, 2018
Music and Theatre Students Bring Home Awards from Regional Competition

Auburn students in the music and theatre departments recently took home multiple awards at the 2018 Southeastern Regional National Association of Teachers of Singing (SER NATS) competition held this year at Auburn University.

Students in double reed ensemble raising funds for trip to Spain
April 17, 2018
Students in double reed ensemble raising funds for trip to Spain

The Auburn University Double Reed Ensemble has been selected to perform at the prestigious 2018 International Double Reed Society’s (IRDS) Annual Conference, being held in Granada, Spain.

Matthew Teutsch Receives Fulbright US Scholar Award
April 16, 2018
Matthew Teutsch Receives Fulbright US Scholar Award
Psychology Professor Chris Newland receives prestigious award for research and scholarship
April 12, 2018
Psychology Professor Chris Newland receives prestigious award for research and scholarship

Newland, who has been a part of Auburn’s faculty for 30 years, was recently honored with the university’s Creative Research and Scholarship Award. The award is presented to a faculty member who has distinguished him or herself through research, scholarly works and/or creative contributions in their fields.

Last Updated: October 31, 2016