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Draughon Center to Host Symposium in Meaux, France
July 24, 2018
Draughon Center to Host Symposium in Meaux, France

On Friday, July 27, the Caroline Marshall Center for the Arts and Humanities in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University will host a public symposium on Alabama and World War I at the Museum of the Great War in Meaux, France. The symposium will feature noted scholars discussing the experiences of the soldiers and communities who sent them, and the ways in which we have and continue to remember the War's significance.

Draughon Center Exhibit Wins National Award
June 5, 2018
Draughon Center Exhibit Wins National Award

The American Association for State and Local History proudly announces that the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University is the recipient of an Award of Merit for Remembering the Great War: Alabama and World War One. The AASLH Leadership in History Awards, now in its 73rd year, is the most prestigious recognition for achievement in the preservation and interpretation of state and local history.

Book Talk: A Tiger Among Us
May 17, 2018
Book Talk: A Tiger Among Us

The public is invited to “A Tiger Among Us: A Conversation with Bennie G. Adkins, CSM (US Army, Ret.) and Katie Lamar Jackson,” hosted by Troy Public Radio’s Carolyn Hutcheson, on Thursday, May 24 at 4 p.m.

Symposium on Historic Pottery of the Deep South
May 15, 2018
Symposium on Historic Pottery of the Deep South

The public is invited to Historic Pottery of the Deep South: A Symposium on Thursday, June 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill. 

Film Screening: The USO - An Army of Volunteers
April 19, 2018
Film Screening: The USO - An Army of Volunteers

The Veterans Resource Center, Department of Political Science, and Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities will be hosting historian and filmmaker, Dr. John Provan, on Thursday, April 26th at 6:30 pm in Pebble Hill for the stateside premier of the film The USO – An Army of Volunteers.

Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. and Students to Discuss Nonviolent Movements
April 12, 2018
Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. and Students to Discuss Nonviolent Movements

Visiting Breeden Eminent Scholar Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr. and students in his Leadership for a Global Society course will present case studies of international nonviolent movements on Monday, April 23 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Pebble Hill in Auburn. 
 

Fourth Annual Hitchcock Graduate Award Presentation
April 17, 2018
Fourth Annual Hitchcock Graduate Award Presentation

The public is invited to the fourth annual presentation of the Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies on Thursday, April 26 at 4:00 p.m. at Pebble Hill. The 2018 recipient, John Mohr, will discuss “Driving Dixie: Globalization and the Auto Industry in the American South.”

Auburn Creed Goes International at Pebble Hill on April 24
April 10, 2018
Auburn Creed Goes International at Pebble Hill on April 24

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are invited to an exhibition of posters designed with international translations of the Auburn Creed on Tuesday, April 24 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill in Auburn. 
 

What's Next, Alabama? Place-Based, Deliberative Learning in the Classroom
April 5, 2018
What's Next, Alabama? Place-Based, Deliberative Learning in the Classroom

High school social studies teachers, future teachers, media specialists and other supporters of education are invited to participate in a one-day, free workshop on “What’s Next, Alabama? Place-Based, Deliberative Learning in the Classroom” on Tuesday, April 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Pebble Hill in Auburn. 
 

Becoming the Beloved Community
March 27, 2018
Becoming the Beloved Community

The public is invited to “Fifty Years Later:1968- 2018 Race and Faith in the U.S.,” a talk by Sarah Collins-Rudolph, the survivor of the bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham and sister of Addie Mae Collins, on Wednesday, April 4 at 1 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

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