Auburn Stories

An intern works in an ag research lab at Auburn University

Each summer, some of the best and brightest students at EARTH University in Costa Rica travel to Auburn to study and conduct research with the Auburn Aquaponics Project at the E.W. Shell Fisheries Center. Xavier Rios Flores and Faustin Mukunzi recently spent a semester working on projects in aquaponics and hydroponics that were inspired by their home countries.

December 14, 2023

A group of five men and women sit on tables in a classroom talking and smiling

Neuroscience Educators and Researchers in One Health (NEROH) is a group for students and faculty members in Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine to come together to talk about neuroscience for human and animal health.

December 14, 2023

Clint Penick

An episode of Planet Earth III airing in the U.S. this Saturday, Dec. 16, was made possible with the help of Assistant Professor Clint Penick in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology.

December 14, 2023

Tate Youngblood, Zach Card, Colin Beyersdorf and Weston Ball

Between the four of them, School of Communication and Journalism seniors Weston Ball, Colin Beyersdorf, Zach Card and Tate Youngblood share one apartment, dozens of involvement responsibilities and hundreds of Auburn memories.

December 14, 2023

Leanne Dillard standing among hay bales

A desire to work in agriculture is something that many people have from an early age. But the story of Leanne Dillard is quite different. Early in her life, she wanted nothing to do with agriculture. So, how did she end up an Alabama Extension forage specialist and college professor?

December 13, 2023

Bruce Tatarchuk

A revolutionary means to safely meet the extreme demands of pulse-power electrical systems was demonstrated on Dec. 7.

December 12, 2023

Members of the Brodbeck family look at crops

If die-hard Auburn fans truly bleed orange and blue, then few families’ blood likely features more of the Tiger colors than the Brodbeck clan, whose immediate family features seven Auburn graduates. But a blood test would also show another liquid running just as prominently through the Brodbecks’ veins — coffee.

December 12, 2023

Graphic that includes image of Michael Floyd

This week’s segment of the Everything Auburn podcast focuses on the student fan experience. This episode features Michael Floyd, the former vice president of the Auburn Jungle, who discusses just how involved our student fans are at sporting events and how that experience currently involves the student section in Neville Arena known as The Jungle.

December 12, 2023

A woman poses for a headshot outside with her arms crossed in front of her

As CADC’s recruitment and scholarship manager, Chastain has guided thousands of students through the admissions process, welcoming families, arranging tours and answering questions from parents.

December 11, 2023

A man and woman toss graduation caps

Since immigrating to the United States from Pakistan in 2018, the husband-wife tandem of Hassan Raza Shah and Sakina Rubab Rizvi have called Auburn home, and now they’re excited they can both call Auburn University their alma mater.

December 09, 2023