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King is one of two Auburn professors honored with faculty enhancement awards
June 8, 2017
King is one of two Auburn professors honored with faculty enhancement awards

Bridgett King, assistant professor of political science in the College of Liberal Arts, and Majid Beidaghi, assistant professor of mechanical and materials engineering in the College of Engineering, have been named recipients of the 2017 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards, given annually by the Oak Ridge Associated Universities consortium, or ORAU.

Summerfield's essay part of gift to mayor in Italy
June 1, 2017
Summerfield's essay part of gift to mayor in Italy

Within the book is a chapter written by Dr. Giovanna Summerfield, Associate Dean for Educational Affairs. She worked with the local youth of Catania to highlight their initiatives in the essay, “Per non dimenticare: Antimafia Digital Storytelling and Reflections.”

"Sync Your Ears" on June 21
May 30, 2017
"Sync Your Ears" on June 21

"Sync Your Ears" is an event that is available to anyone who might be experiencing difficulty understanding conversations by phone or in person, in noisy places, or on TV.

Supreme Court Justice to recognize Poli Sci Professor
May 30, 2017
Supreme Court Justice to recognize Poli Sci Professor

Brown is the recipient of the 2017 Hughes-Gossett Senior Prize for the best article in the Journal of Supreme Court History.

Carvalho leads Baseball Hall of Fame author series
May 30, 2017
Carvalho leads Baseball Hall of Fame author series

John Carvalho, associate professor of journalism in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University, will kick-off the Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2017 Author Series on Wednesday, June 14, at 1 p.m., to talk about his new book, Frick: Baseball's Third Commissioner.

Take a tour of the Samford clock tower
May 24, 2017
Take a tour of the Samford clock tower

University Architect Jim Carroll takes us through a tour of the famous Samford Hall clock tower, and shares some insight and history along the way.

Alumni Spotlight: Courtney Edwards, '14, spreading kindness around the globe
May 8, 2017
Alumni Spotlight: Courtney Edwards, '14, spreading kindness around the globe

Auburn Global, which provides academic and language support, as well as cultural experiences for international students, hired Courtney Edwards as a Marketing Coordinator. There she serves as an expert on their programs and services “to attract new international students and to tell the student story.”

Rylie Gay named Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow
May 2, 2017
Rylie Gay named Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow

Campus Compact recently named political science major Rylie Gay a 2017 Newman Civic Fellow for her commitment to community development and the betterment of society through citizen action. 

Giustino receives Andrew Carnegie Fellowship Award
April 27, 2017
Giustino receives Andrew Carnegie Fellowship Award

Dr. Cathleen Giustino, the Mills Carter Professor of History in the College of Liberal Arts, is a 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship recipient.
 

Alumni Spotlight: Tige Rodgers, '03, and Daniel Baker, '03
April 26, 2017
Alumni Spotlight: Tige Rodgers, '03, and Daniel Baker, '03

The two alums met and became friends when Tige hired Daniel to do a weekend shift at WMXA Auburn, Ala. Recently, they were both featured in Billboard Magazine for their video series, and their CMA award-nominated radio show. 

Last Updated: October 31, 2016