Auburn fans making plans to attend A-Day Saturday, April 8, can expand their fun by attending two College of Veterinary Medicine events: the Southeastern Raptor Center's "Wing Fling" on Friday, April 7 and Open House on April 8.
Award-winning actress Marlo Thomas will be the keynote speaker for the 15th annual Women's Philanthropy Board Spring Symposium and Luncheon on Monday, April 3 at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center.
The Auburn University Landscape and Nursery Association, formerly PLANET, will host its annual spring plant sale Friday-Sunday, March 31 through April 2, in the parking lot at the corner of South College Street and East Samford Avenue. Hours will be 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on March 31 and April 1 and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 2.
The Auburn University Council of Engineering Graduate Students is hosting NanoDays 2017 on Wednesday, March 29. The annual event will take place at the Agricultural Heritage Park Pavilion, 620 S. Donahue Dr., Auburn, and will be open to the community from 5-7 p.m. Admission is free.
The Harrison School of Pharmacy at Auburn University is helping the state of Alabama fight a growing national problem–the abuse of prescribed and illicit drugs.
The W. James Samford, Jr. Foundation in Opelika has endowed The Philip Lutzenkirchen Excellence in Public Speaking Award. The funds will support a public speaking competition in the School of Communication and Journalism at Auburn University in honor of the late Auburn tight end and communication graduate, Philip Lutzenkirchen.
The Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences recognized James Earl Kennamer, a 1964 game management graduate and former faculty member, as the 2017 Outstanding Alumni Award recipient during a presentation at its advisory council meeting March 1 in Auburn.
Auburn University is leading a gathering of nearly 100 university and multi-sector leaders this week to discuss how universities can take a leadership role in creating zero food waste and hunger free campuses.
The week of spring break at Auburn University, 121 Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2017 students began preceptorships throughout the state and beyond to gain real world experience in their chosen disciplines under the supervision of veterinarians around the United States. During the eight-week experience, students apply what they have learned in classrooms, laboratories and clinical rotations.
The School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences' Weaver Lecture Series will feature two internationally renowned scientists March 30 and April 11. The series was established in 1996 through an endowment provided by Earl H. and Sandra H. Weaver.
Professor of theater Dan LaRocque never pictured himself in a classroom. However, after abandoning the stage in New York City, he found himself at Auburn University.
Iowa State University President Steven Leath will become Auburn's 19th president.
Oladiran Fasina has been selected to lead Auburn University's Department of Biosystems Engineering, Paul Patterson, dean of the College of Agriculture, announced Thursday. He will officially step into the role April 16. Fasina is currently a professor in the department and served in 2016 as the College of Agriculture's interim associate dean for research and interim assistant director of the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station.
Korea Corner, an educational and cultural resource center on the Auburn University campus, will open with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11:45 a.m. March 28 in 2235 Haley Center. Korea Corner was established with support from the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Atlanta and the Office of the Vice President for University Outreach. The ribbon cutting and a reception to follow are open to students, faculty and staff and the public.
Donors to Auburn University's Tiger Giving Day helped fund two "Plainsmen's Prep: A Bridge to Calculus" scholarships for incoming freshmen. The program gives them an opportunity to review pre-calculus and calculus topics needed to be successful in their courses at Auburn.