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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.”

Lincoln Center performance to include William Powell and 26 AU students 
May 4, 2017
Lincoln Center performance to include William Powell and 26 AU students 

On May 29, 2017, an evening performance at Lincon Center will include William Powell conducting Vivaldi’s "Gloria."  

Auburn Junior High Choir to perform world premiere of choral work by composer Rosephanye Powell
May 3, 2017
Auburn Junior High Choir to perform world premiere of choral work by composer Rosephanye Powell

The premiere performance of “When I Sing” will take place at Auburn Junior High School’s Spring Choir Concert and Show at 6:30 p.m. on May 9, 2017 at Auburn High School

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. 

Student Spotlight: Will Kelner, Senior in Psychology
April 25, 2017
Student Spotlight: Will Kelner, Senior in Psychology

Student Spotlight with Will Kelner -  a senior in psychology, a member of the Student Eminent Society, and a College of Liberal Arts Peer Advisor. 

2017 CLA award winners
April 22, 2017
2017 CLA award winners

On April 19, 2017, the College of Liberal Arts celebrated our award-winning faculty and staff with a ceremony at the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art.

Recent CLA graduate awarded Fulbright to teach in Germany
April 21, 2017
Recent CLA graduate awarded Fulbright to teach in Germany

Carson Williford, a 2016 graduate with a degree in English literature and philosophy and a minor in German, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to teach English in Germany.

Wayne Flynt to discuss new book on Harper Lee in Auburn May 10
April 20, 2017
Wayne Flynt to discuss new book on Harper Lee in Auburn May 10

Flynt, a professor emeritus in the Department of History at Auburn and the author of 13 books, is one of the most recognized and honored scholars of Southern history, politics and religion.

Last Updated: October 31, 2016