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Alabama Humanities director confirmed for presidential appointment
September 18, 2019
Alabama Humanities director confirmed for presidential appointment

The U.S. Senate confirmed President Donald Trump’s appointment of Alabama Humanities Foundation Executive Director (and Auburn alumnus) Armand DeKeyser to the National Council on the Humanities.

Take a journey to another world with theatre's production of 'Eurydice'
September 16, 2019
Take a journey to another world with theatre's production of 'Eurydice'

Auburn University Theatre opens its 2019-20 season with “Eurydice” on Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m. on Telfair Peet Theatre’s Mainstage.

Political science professor to lead scholars network in Alabama
September 16, 2019
Political science professor to lead scholars network in Alabama

Bridgett King, assistant professor and director of the Master of Public Administration Program in the College of Liberal Arts, has been named a Scholars Strategy Network – Alabama Chapter leader for 2019-2020.

Gorodesiky and Marcus named winners of Arthur Danto/American Society for Aesthetics Prize 
September 9, 2019
Gorodesiky and Marcus named winners of Arthur Danto/American Society for Aesthetics Prize 

The American Philosophical Association (APA) and the American Society for Aesthetics (ASA) have selected Keren Gorodeisky and Eric Marcus, both faculty in the Department of Philosophy, as the winners of the second Arthur Danto/American Society for Aesthetics Prize for their paper “Aesthetic Rationality.”

Study by Silvera finds female hospital CEOs better for patient experience
September 12, 2019
Study by Silvera finds female hospital CEOs better for patient experience

Dr. Geoff Silvera, assistant professor in the Department of Political Science (Health Services Administration Program), recently co-authored a paper about the influence of chief executive officers on patient care experiences, and it turns out that patients benefit most where women were the chief executive officers (CEOs). 

Harrell continues mission towards "Becoming the Beloved Community" in Auburn
September 10, 2019
Harrell continues mission towards "Becoming the Beloved Community" in Auburn

In the two years since moving from Washington, D.C. to call Auburn home, the Rev. Dr. Joan Harrell has quickly become a familiar name and face on campus and within the Auburn community.

Alumni Spotlight: Melanie Pace Johnson, '90, President and CEO of Collaborative for Children
September 10, 2019
Alumni Spotlight: Melanie Pace Johnson, '90, President and CEO of Collaborative for Children

And as busy as she is, Melanie Johnson greets us warmly and puts her schedule on hold to talk with us about her Auburn experience as a student, and what she has been doing since she left the Plains. 

Faculty Spotlight: Guy Harrison, taking center stage during half-time show
September 5, 2019
Faculty Spotlight: Guy Harrison, taking center stage during half-time show

Dr. Guy Harrison is assistant professor of violin in the Department of Music, who is taking center stage, literally, during Auburn's half-time shows. 

Peer Advisor Wisdom with McKenzie Russell
September 5, 2019
Peer Advisor Wisdom with McKenzie Russell

This Peer Advisor Wisdom interview is with McKenzie Russell, a junior from McCalla, Alabama, majoring in communication disorders.  

Buchanan and Newell receive grant from Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act
August 31, 2019
Buchanan and Newell receive grant from Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act

Over the past few decades archeologists have excavated the large site for Creek artifacts, and the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work recently received a grant to host a consultation event with the ultimate goal of repatriating human remains and burial objects. 

Last Updated: February 07, 2019