“Incorporating outreach into in my classes allows students to experience real-world situations, gives them important networking opportunities, and better prepares them for their careers."
CLA will host performances, lectures, exhibitions, and other special events during the month.
Auburn is one of 17 institutions offering applied research training and economic development project opportunities for students to better their Appalachian communities.
Co-directed by professors Elijah Gaddis and Keith Hébert, the project's award totals nearly $190,000.
In July, seven aviation management and professional flight students went to Denver for a leadership retreat where they learned about multiple divisions of United's operations.