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First African American woman in space delivers Extraordinary Women Lecture

First African American woman in space delivers Extraordinary Women Lecture

Nearly 24 years have passed since Mae Jemison went into space aboard the shuttle Endeavor, but her commitment to continuing the study of space exploration has not changed. Jemison shared about her ongoing projects and successes at the Extraordinary Women Lecture at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center Feb. 17. Her lecture was entitled, "On Fear, Audacity, and the Importance of Inclusion." Read more.



Student Spotlight: Elizabeth Burkett, Social Work Elizabeth Burkett

Student Spotlight: Elizabeth Burkett, a senior majoring in social work. Burkett discusses her involvement as an athletic recruiter, an intern at Give Kids the World Village, and a volunteer with Expressions of a BraveHeart. 

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Alumni Spotlight: Wynn Everett, Actress Wynn Everett

Wynn Everett is a Georgia native who graduated from Auburn University in 2000, with a major in communication and a minor in Theatre. She is starring in ABC's "Agent Carter," as this season's villain. 

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Faculty Spotlight: Tessa Carr, Department of Theatre Tessa Carr

Dr. Tessa Carr, theatre professor, is the artistic director for the Mosaic Theatre Company and says her position here is her dream job because it combines engaged community-based theatre work, and brought her back home.

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