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Remembering the Great War at Drake Middle School
Remembering the Great War at Drake Middle School

“Remembering the Great War,” a traveling exhibit on Alabama and World War One, will be open to the public on Thursday, February 1 from 10 a.m. to noon at Drake Middle School in Auburn.  A team of 6th grade students have researched various aspects of the war and will be on hand to offer additional information on the panels, artifacts, and themes of the exhibit. 

Book Talk: The Tuskegee Airmen Chronology
January 18, 2018
Book Talk: The Tuskegee Airmen Chronology

The public is invited to a book talk with Dan Haulman, author of The Tuskegee Airmen Chronology: A Detailed Timeline of the Red Tails and Other Black Pilots of World War II, on Thursday, February 1 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

College of Liberal Arts to Celebrate Faculty Research and Creative Scholarship
January 16, 2018
College of Liberal Arts to Celebrate Faculty Research and Creative Scholarship

The Dean of the College of Liberal Arts invites faculty, students, staff, and community members to attend a celebration of research and creative scholarship with College of Liberal Arts faculty members on Tuesday, January 30 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at Pebble Hill. 

Book Talk: Once You Know This
January 9, 2018
Book Talk: Once You Know This

Join the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities and the Auburn Public Library for a book talk by Emily Blejwas, author of Once You Know This, on Thursday, January 25 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

2017 Highlights
December 14, 2017
2017 Highlights

In 2017, we hosted book talks and concerts, announced the Wayne Flynt Endowed Graduate Research Award in Alabama History and Culture, and launched a traveling exhibit, Remembering the Great War: Alabama and World War One.

Auburn University Delegation to Participate in Appalachian Teaching Project Symposium
November 30, 2017
Auburn University Delegation to Participate in Appalachian Teaching Project Symposium

On December 1–2, 2017, the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) will host eight students from Auburn University at the 17TH annual Appalachian Teaching Project (ATP) symposium in Washington, D.C. 

Book Talk: The Life We Choose: A Sibling's Story
November 9, 2017
Book Talk: The Life We Choose: A Sibling's Story

The public is invited to a book talk by Embry Burrus, author of The Life We Choose: A Sibling's Story, on Thursday, November 16 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

First Annual Wayne Flynt Endowed Graduate Award in Alabama History and Culture
November 7, 2017
First Annual Wayne Flynt Endowed Graduate Award in Alabama History and Culture

The public is invited to the first annual presentation of the Wayne Flynt Endowed Graduate Research Award in Alabama History and Culture on Tuesday, November 14 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill. The 2017 recipient, John Mohr, will discuss the impact of the auto industry on the cultural, political, and social life of Alabama.

Book Talk on Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black
November 2, 2017
Book Talk on Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black

The public is invited to a book talk by Steve Suitts, author of Hugo Black of Alabama: How His Roots and Early Career Shaped the Great Champion of the Constitution, on Thursday, November 9 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

New Ways to Write Alabama: A Reading by Hank Lazer
October 24, 2017
New Ways to Write Alabama: A Reading by Hank Lazer

The public is invited to a “New Ways to Write Alabama,” a reading by Hank Lazer, on Tuesday, November 7 at 7 p.m. at Pebble Hill.

Last Updated: July 31, 2015