Researchers at a glass board
May 26, 2023

For most academic scientists conducting biomedical research, the possibility of advancing a new medicine from the lab to the clinic is, at best, an aspiration. Despite the odds, Gary Piazza and his research team in the Auburn University Harrison College of Pharmacy (HCOP) have discovered a highly potent and selective anticancer treatment and are collaborating with investigators at the University of Alabama-Birmingham (UAB) O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center to advance a new drug candidate to clinical trials for patients with the most fatal of cancers.

Samford Hall
May 25, 2023

For the second consecutive year, Forbes magazine recognized Auburn University as one of the Best Employers for New Graduates.

Steven Hague
May 22, 2023

An internationally recognized cotton breeder has been selected as the next head of the Department of Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences in the Auburn University College of Agriculture. 

A collage of musical and theater performers
May 22, 2023

The Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center, or GPAC, at Auburn University recently announced its 2023-24 season performance schedule.

Madison Allen
May 21, 2023

Madison Allen’s love for Auburn University and the Atlanta Braves intersected in exciting fashion Sunday as she served as an honorary team captain for the Braves while also representing the Atlanta Auburn Club.

Gabe Puthoff and Evan Heller
May 19, 2023

Jake Eastwood, Evan Heller and Gabe Puthoff had dreams of competing for championships when they chose to attend Auburn University, and those aspirations will become a reality Saturday when they take on the University of Alabama with a national title on the line.

A group of people in a ballroom
May 18, 2023

Auburn University graduates have sponsored the first Hispanic Alumni Endowed Scholarship in the College of Forestry, Wildlife and Environment, or CFWE.

Derick Anglin and Tamarceo Shaw
May 15, 2023

Two students will be joining the College of Education this fall as part of Auburn University’s Presidential Graduate Opportunity Program, or PGOP.

Summer Ford
May 12, 2023

Like most students at Auburn’s Harrison College of Pharmacy, Summer Ford gets up early every day to shower, do her hair and get dressed for a long day of class, lab work and studying. Unlike most of her classmates, she also has the job of getting her daughter, Hartley Kate, up and ready for the day as a full-time mother and pharmacy student.

Noah Tanner and Lora Fuhrmann
May 12, 2023

Auburn University athletic trainer Lora Fuhrmann and student athletic trainer Noah Tanner jumped to action in a life-saving situation on Tuesday.

Ahmed Hamid in his lab with graduate student Benedicta Donkor
May 11, 2023

Ahmed Hamid, an assistant professor in Auburn University’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, is focused on research that one day could lead to greater detection of Alzheimer’s disease, quicker analysis of bacterial infections and enhanced security checkpoints at airports.

Christopher Lepczyk
May 09, 2023

An Auburn University researcher has led a study that suggests human perception could influence when at-risk species are listed under the Endangered Species Act.

A group of graduates inside Neville Arena
May 06, 2023

Maggie Richard’s footsteps led her fellow Harbert College of Business graduates into Neville Arena during Auburn University’s spring commencement ceremonies this weekend, and soon her strides will carry her all the way to New York City.

Steve Taylor
May 04, 2023

Steve Taylor has been named as Auburn University’s senior vice president for research and economic development, President Christopher B. Roberts announced today.

Taffye Benson Clayton
May 04, 2023

More than 150 students, faculty, staff, alumni, friends and family attended the second annual State of Inclusion and Diversity on April 20 at Auburn University’s Harold D. Melton Student Center Ballroom.

Vini Nathan
May 04, 2023

Vini Nathan has been named as Auburn University’s provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, President Christopher B. Roberts announced today.

Leigh Ann Ross is pictured.
May 03, 2023

Following a national search, Leigh Ann Ross has been named dean of the Harrison College of Pharmacy, or HCOP, beginning July 1.

Auburn University sign
May 03, 2023

CityBuilders, an initiative of Auburn University’s Master of Real Estate Development, or MRED, program, will host its 2023 symposium and industry networking event on May 25 at Truist Park, home of the Atlanta Braves.

Kreher Preserve and Nature Center
May 01, 2023

Auburn University’s Kreher Preserve and Nature Center is commemorating its 30th anniversary with a yearlong celebration in 2023. Among the events planned to mark this milestone are a photo contest, a summer camp, Forest Friends reunions and a 30th anniversary social.

Commencement graphic
May 01, 2023

Auburn University’s spring commencement exercises will take place May 5-8 in Neville Arena, featuring keynote addresses by three-time Olympic Gold Medalist Rowdy Gaines and Southern Company Senior Vice President Paula Marino.

Sanjiv Kumar
April 27, 2023

Understanding soil moisture changes may help with regional water resources planning for drought and flood risks, according to a study by Sanjiv Kumar in Auburn University’s College of Forestry, Wildlife and Environment.

A team of Auburn finance and engineering students is pictured.
April 25, 2023

A team of Auburn University finance and engineering students has won the 2023 Global Case Competition at Harvard, one of the most prestigious student-organized case competitions in the world, beating out more than 175 other collegiate teams.

Katie Leonard, Peter Abraham, Claire Bailey and Michael Smith
April 21, 2023

Four Auburn University undergraduate students have won National Science Foundation, or NSF, Graduate Research Fellowships, or GRFP, for graduate study in the fall.

Mike Kensler presenting an award.
April 20, 2023

The Office of Sustainability hosted its annual Spirit of Sustainability Awards on April 19, honoring those from Auburn who have exhibited a commitment to excellence in sustainability on campus and in the community.

Kabre Heck
April 18, 2023

Kabre Heck is the first student from Auburn University’s Harrison College of Pharmacy to earn a research fellowship from the National Institutes of Health aimed at promoting diversity in health-related research.

Last updated: 03/09/2023