It was almost 50 years ago that astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins first journeyed to the Moon. Armstrong was the first person to ever step foot on the Moon – and that fact serves as the title of Auburn University History Professor (Emeritus) James R. Hansen’s book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong (Simon & Schuster), and the new movie based on it, “First Man.”
Auburn University’s Harrison School of Pharmacy will welcome Dr. Scott Penzak on Dec. 1 as a professor and new head of the Department of Pharmacy Practice.
Auburn University has named FBI supervisory special agent Kelvin F. King as executive director of the Department of Campus Safety and Security, effective Oct. 1.
Animals play a key role in veterinary education and the advancement of medical care, and Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine strives to ensure that it follows only the highest standards in the care of animals under its charge.
The USA Team Handball Men’s and Women’s National Teams will take on the Canadian National Teams on Sunday, Sept. 2, at the Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum on Auburn's campus. The women’s game begins at 3 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 5 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby announced Aug. 22 that the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology, or NIST, awarded $3,087,090 to Auburn University for research and the development of techniques to improve the additive manufacturing industry.
Auburn University’s STEM Summer Bridge Program received the 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education.
Auburn University is now the first Adobe Creative Campus in the Southeastern Conference.
Auburn University is partnering with universities around the Southeast to help bring innovative ideas and projects to the marketplace.
Auburn University’s Master of Real Estate Development program is among the top 50 graduate real estate programs worldwide, according to the Eduniversal 2018 Best Masters Ranking. The program is now ranked No. 45, jumping 11 spots from 2017.
Auburn University marine scientist Bill Walton, one of the driving forces behind the Gulf Coast’s up-and-coming off-bottom oyster-farming industry, has landed a $456,646 federal grant to help ensure that farmed oysters bound for the premium half-shell market are as safe as possible for human consumption.
There is absolutely no substitute for hard work.
Some 100 researchers collaborating in the fight against cancer will gather for the Auburn University Research Initiative in Cancer, or AURIC, Fourth Annual Symposium Aug. 24-25 at the Marriott Grand National Resort, Opelika, Alabama.
Farmers will need to change their management strategies over the next few decades to adapt to impending climate extremes, according to a study recently published by researchers at Auburn University and Pennsylvania State University.