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Want to make a difference? Consider joining one of the many student groups on campus working on issues related to sustainability.
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Purpose: To change the conversation about mental health and destigmatize seeking mental health on campus.
AU Involve: Active Minds at Auburn University
Twitter: Active MindsAU
Page on Health Promotion & Wellness: Active Minds
Purpose: A not-for-profit technical and educational organization leverage knowledge to support clean and safe water worldwide.
AU Involve: Alabama’s Water Environment Association (AWEA) Auburn Chapter
WEF Website: www.wef.org
Purpose: To encourage the advancement of agricultural, biological, food, environmental, and ecological engineering.
AU Involve: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE)
Facebook: ASABE At Auburn University
Purpose: To work with communities in developing countries to promote sustainable solutions to practical problems.
AU Involve: Auburn Engineers Without Borders
Facebook: Engineers Without Borders: Auburn University
Purpose: To educate and inform students about opportunities and careers in Agronomy, Environmental Sciences, and Crop Sciences.
Purpose: To ease the social transition of underrepresented students to Auburn University.
Website: Cross Cultural Center for Excellence
Purpose: To promote positive environmental practices and methods to live an environmentally sustainable lifestyle.
AU Involve: Environmental Action Committee
Purpose: To encourage conservation and community with Environmental Design students and other design majors through monthly meetings, socials, and fundraisers.
AU Involve: EDSO AU Involve
Website: EDSO Website
Twitter: EDSO Twitter
Facebook: EDSO Facebook
Purpose: To empower women and address gender issues on our campus in order to make the Auburn family accessible to all members.
AU Involve: Feminists at Auburn
Email Feminists at Auburn
Purpose: To raise awareness and funds in response to the bee crisis and support local beekeepers in Auburn.
AU Involve: For the Bees
Purpose: To introduce and promote the knowledge of geographical issues and our ability to alter the relationship between human societies and the environment in a positive way. Membership is not restricted to Geography Students students.
AU Involve: Geography Student Organization AU Involve
Facebook: Geography Student Organization Facebook
Purpose: To promote horticultural activities including promoting the profession of horticulture, sponsoring horticultural activities, encouraging fellowship among membership with kindred interests, and improving and promoting horticultural plant production via research, teaching, extension, and service activities.
AU Involve: Horticulture Club AU Involve
Facebook: Horticulture Club Facebook
Purpose: To free victims of human trafficking, slavery, and domestic violence. As a campus chapter, they raise money to support IJM internationally and raise awareness for these issues.
AU Involve: IJM Chapter
Twitter: IJM Twitter
Facebook: International Justice Mission Facebook
Purpose: To bring people together who have a common love for our world’s oceans. Monthly meetings and field trips help expose members to a variety of topics and career paths in the marine biology field. While many members are marine biology majors, anyone interested may join!
AU Involve: Marine Biology Club
Facebook: AUmarinebiology Facebook
Purpose: To promote academic and professional advancement by empowering minorities in agriculture, natural resources and related sciences.
AU Involve: Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences
Facebook: Auburn University Manrrs Chapter
Purpose: To increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.
AU Involve: NSBE on AU Involve
Website: NSBE Website
Twitter: NSBE Twitter
Facebook: Auburn University NSBE Facebook
Purpose: A student group in the fight against extreme poverty.
AU Involve: One Campaign Auburn
Purpose: To provide hands-on education about natural growing methods for edible and medicinal plants as well as search out and bring together different natural growing methods to maximize efficiency of farming techniques.
AU Involve: Organic Garden Club on AU Involve
Website: Organic Garden Club Website
Facebook: Organic Garden Club at Auburn University Facebook
Purpose: To bring together like-minded individuals who want to bring the permaculture movement to Auburn University. Permaculture is an approach to land and land management that provides people with food and shelter while also returning the surplus and regenerating the land used.
AUinvolve: Permaculture Tigers on AU Involve
Purpose: To open minds to the idea of a plant-based vegan diet at Auburn, to educate people of the multiple existing reasons to go vegan (morals, health, and environment, etc); and create a welcoming environment for existing vegan students at Auburn. You aren’t required to be vegan, vegetarian or have any specific lifestyle in order to be a member of this club.
AUinvolve: Plant-Based Plainsman on AU Involve
Instagram: Plant-Based Plainsman Instrgram
Purpose: To positively impact our community on a local and global scale by bringing together undergraduate, graduate, and faculty who are interested in the discussion, experience, and practice of natural resource management.
AU Involve: Society for Natural Resources on AU Involve
Website: Society for Natural Resources Website
Facebook: The Society for Natural Resources Facebook
Purpose: To promote the scientific study of the phenomena that affect the maintenance, loss, and restoration of biological diversity.
AU Involve: Society for Conservation Biology on AU Involve
Website: AU Chapter of Society for Conservation Biology Website
Purpose: The goal of Spectrum: Auburn University’s Gay-Straight Alliance, otherwise known as just Spectrum, is to promote mutually supportive relationships among all students in the interest of advancing campus and community diversity. Spectrum serves as a safe place for students who are part of gender, sexual, and romantic minorities (GSRMs), those who are still discovering themselves, and their allies to gather and discuss topics that relate to them, as well as establish an environment free from discrimination based on sexual orientation as well as gender identity and expression. All are welcome, and all meetings are confidential!
AU Involve: Spectrum
Purpose: To serve all students by gathering meaningful feedback, enacting positive change, and establishing genuine human connections.
AU Involve: SGA on AU Involve
Website: SGA Website
Facebook: AuburnUniversitySGA Facebook
Purpose: To eradicate the global water crisis through education, awareness, and fundraising.
AU Involve: Students for Clean Water on AU Involve
Purpose: To promote the Sustainable Biomaterials and Packaging Major to all students and faculty at Auburn.
AU Involve: Sustainable Biomaterials and Packaging Society
Website: Forest Products Development Center
Purpose: To help fight hunger in the Auburn community, repackage unserved food in the dining halls to turn these donations into nourishing meals, and deliver meals to those in need.
AU Involve: The Campus Kitchen at AU Involve Page
Website: The Campus Kitchen at AU Website
Twitter: ckp_auburn Twitter
Facebook: The-Campus-Kitchen-at-Auburn-University Facebook
Purpose: To provide students a forum for education and discussion of sustainable building practices, open to all majors because subject affects everyone.
AU Involve: USGBCauburn on AU Involve
Twitter: USGBCauburn Twitter
Facebook: USGBCauburn Facebook
Purpose: Fighting hunger both locally and globally through awareness raising initiatives, fundraising initiatives, and service initiatives.
AU Involve: Universities Fighting World Hunger – Auburn Flagship Chaper on AU Involve
200 Langdon Annex
Auburn, Alabama 36849