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The subject of this week's Take 5 on the Auburn University homepage is Melanie Barstad, College of Liberal Arts alumna. After obtaining a bachelor's degree in English in 1975, she began a career that included executive-level positions in a number of Fortune 500 companies – including President of Women's Health at Johnson & Johnson. In addition to serving on the Auburn University Foundation Board of Trustees, Barstad serves on the Board of CINTAS. Recently, Barstad was awarded the 2015 Women of Distinction Alumna Leadership Award from Auburn. Her experience at Auburn and her belief in a responsibility to give back have led Barstad to support scholarships. Through her contributions to the College of Liberal Arts, she's providing resources to help future generations of students experience an Auburn education. [Read more]