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Fun and Easy Classes at Auburn University

Sometimes you can wind up with a few extra hours in a semester, whether it comes from dropping a class or graduating early. Auburn University has some easy and fun offerings for when you just can’t stand to take another major class. Here are the top five fun and easy classes at Auburn University to… Read more »

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The Yummiest Village on the Plains

The Loveliest Village on the Plains will soon be recreated in gingerbread as The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center prepares to hold an unveiling of the Gingerbread Village on Thursday, Dec. 4. An annual event, the first Auburn gingerbread village was created in 2009. At the time, it featured only three buildings… Read more »

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6 Ways College is like a Reality TV Show

Reality television is often dismissed as shallow and useless. However, I believe that reality shows can provide some useful lessons on how to make the most out of college. You meet a lot of characters, but don’t judge them on their first impression. College is full of kooky characters. From the professor that’s obsessed with… Read more »

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The Best Volunteer Job Ever

One of the most common gripes among college students is that we all miss our pets back home. We’re desperate for animal interaction, going so far as to Facetime our cats and begging our friends with dogs to let us visit. A local program is making waves for the opportunity to give back to the… Read more »

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What It’s Really like to Be in the Auburn University Marching Band

My proudest college accomplishment isn’t my plethora of resume-boosting activities, or my GPA. It’s the time I’ve served as a member of the Auburn University Marching Band (AUMB). Last season, we received national attention for our discipline after a video started circulating of the AUMB playing after the crazy Iron Bowl finish. Many expressed surprise… Read more »