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Peer Advisor Wisdom with Tempest Cantrell
November 30, 2017
Peer Advisor Wisdom with Tempest Cantrell

Meet Peer Advisor Tempest Cantrell, a senior in political science from Birmingham, Alabama. 

Rethinking the Classroom
November 20, 2017
Rethinking the Classroom

The Mell Classroom Building project is complete and is serving as the apex of the learning transformation taking place at Auburn University and particularly, the College of Liberal Arts.

Making a Difference on Main Street
November 29, 2017
Making a Difference on Main Street

Students from the master of community planning program received a Distinguished Leadership Award from the American Planning Association - Alabama Chapter for their project "Prattville Parking and Pedestrian Management Plan." 

AU Music Project to expand program, information night to be held Dec. 12
November 16, 2017
AU Music Project to expand program, information night to be held Dec. 12

An information night will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 12 at the Jan Dempsey Cultural Arts Center in Auburn, where parents and students can come with questions, explore instruments, and sign up for the spring semester.

Art history students research and curate exhibitions from museum collections
November 9, 2017
Art history students research and curate exhibitions from museum collections

Advanced art history students at Auburn University get a hands-on look at the world of art curation right in their own backyard. Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University invited students to curate an exhibition in the Chi Omega-Hargis Gallery exhibition. 

Student Spotlight: Jennifer Walker, December 2017 Graduation Marshal for CLA
November 9, 2017
Student Spotlight: Jennifer Walker, December 2017 Graduation Marshal for CLA

Jennifer Walker was the College of Liberal Arts Graduation Marshal at the December, 2017 Graduation. She took time out of her hectic schedule to highlight her Auburn experience, and to share some great advice with fellow students.  
 

CLA Alumna Melanie Barstad named Lifetime Achievement Award recipient
October 30, 2017
CLA Alumna Melanie Barstad named Lifetime Achievement Award recipient

The Auburn Alumni Association has named four recipients to receive its highest honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award, to be recognized March 3, 2018, at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center.

Auburn alumna using her experience to prevent distracted driving
October 23, 2017
Auburn alumna using her experience to prevent distracted driving

Molly Welch ’11 is using her story to educate drivers about the dangers of turning away their attention from the road, even for a second.

Serving Those Who Served Us
October 30, 2017
Serving Those Who Served Us

Through her position, Young has the chance to interact with CLA student veterans like Christopher Beamon and Morgan Dial.

Start the holiday season with "A Civil War Christmas" beginning Nov. 9
October 31, 2017
Start the holiday season with "A Civil War Christmas" beginning Nov. 9

Start the holiday celebrations early this year with the AU Department of Theatre and their production of “A Civil War Christmas.” Opening in the Telfair Peet Theatre on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m., “A Civil War Christmas” weaves together a tapestry of stories surrounding fictional and historical characters.

Last Updated: October 31, 2016