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Sustainability Picnic 2023

By Hannah Schwartz A student holds a snake after grabbing some fresh flowers. Auburn University’s Sustainability Picnic returned this year for another incredible event with locally-sourced food, live music, and countless involvement opportunities. Over 330 students attended and were able to visit with other students as well as resources, clubs,…
September 11, 2023
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Campus Changemaker: Charlie Gordon

By Bella Wright Charlie Gordon As the Service Program Coordinator for the Office of Involvement and Student Affairs at Auburn University, Charlie Gordon dedicates his time to serving students and the Auburn/Opelika community. Through the Beat Bama Food Drive, AU Dance Marathon, and the Student Impact program, Charlie promotes community,…
September 6, 2023
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Museums as Spaces for Building Connections

By Randi Evans A shift has been taking place among museums in the United States since the racial reckoning of 2020 and the onset of Covid-19. The number of articles written between 2020 and the present chronicle the way museums – often considered stodgy, slow-moving institutions – have worked to…
August 30, 2023

Networking with the Sustainability Auburn Alumni Affiliate

Join the Sustainability Auburn Alumni Affiliate (S3A) for a virtual networking event to meet other Auburn students and alumni and share your interest in sustainability. They will be connecting through networking activities for the first hour (5-6pm CT) followed by a 30 minute info session and Q&A about our College…
Jen Morse
May 18, 2023
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Hey Day

Dating all the way back to 1947, students who served in WWII were returning back to normalcy here at Auburn University, but upon their return, they felt unseen and unheard here on campus. In response, Auburn University’s student body and members of the Student Government Association pushed for a day…
October 4, 2022
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Virtual Volunteer Fair

This event will provide an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to connect with local nonprofit organizations virtually. The Office of Public Service noticed an increase in volunteer needs from agencies, fueling its desire to revolutionize the way it creates events for students on campus. The Virtual Volunteer Fair will…
September 12, 2022

Stay in touch with the Academic Sustainability Program

By Sarah Hamilton. The Academic Sustainability Program has had a busy year. We’ve added dozens of courses to the redesigned minor in Sustainability Studies, toward which a record-shattering 128 students are currently working. Students in the Capstone course this spring produced outstanding student work that drew on their expertise in…
April 29, 2021