More than 14 months after then-Dean of Engineering Christopher Roberts was named President of Auburn University, the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering finally has its new leader.
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For the second consecutive year, the Plainsman’s Choice award for Best Professor goes to Matt Kearley, an instructor and coordinator for the Department of Biological Sciences. Kearley won the honor with 35.3% of the vote, edging out Ric Smith, Terri Knight and Jim McKelly.
Despite cold temperatures and competition from continued St. Patricks Day festivities and Auburn’s NCAA tournament matchup versus Houston, hundreds of students gathered on Samford Lawn Saturday night as part of the second annual Magnolia Ball.
In an effort to improve pay and working conditions on campus, United Campus Workers — a union primarily operating in states without a strong history of organized labor — is ramping up engagement on The Plains nearly four years after its Auburn location was chartered.
On Monday afternoon, Skybar's longtime owner Pat Grider waited in the lobby of the Lee County Justice Center waiting to learn if his appeal bond was revoked or not from Judge Jeffery G. Tickal.
On Friday morning, thousands of high school students gathered at the Brown-Kopel Center to take part in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering’s ‘E Day,’ an event that has become a common sight on Auburn’s campus.
All it took for Quebe Merritt to become a vegan was a pivotal doctor visit. After realizing she had trouble nursing her daughter and that her child did not respond well to dairy products, Merritt discovered she, like previous generations of her family, had high cholesterol during that fateful checkup.
As Auburn High School’s Afro-Cultural Educational Club Vice President Shaun Tolbert concluded an emotional rendition of Sam Cooke’s “A Change Is Gonna Come,” the hundreds in attendance erupted with cheers.
As the Auburn University Board of Trustees met on Friday in Montgomery, several topics directly relating to students and the Auburn family were discussed. Whether it was athletic facility upgrades or the creation of an entirely new degree, a lot of ground was covered. Here’s what you need to know.
On Friday, the Auburn University Board of Trustees granted final approval for the construction of a new science, technology, engineering, mathematics and agricultural academic building complex.
Tanner McCraney’s idea for Rumie began with seven lamps and a heartfelt goodbye from his mom and dad after being dropped off to begin his freshman year at Ole Miss. After being left with the “absurd number of lamps,” he set out to clear some space in his small dorm room by selling some on Facebook Marketplace.
More than a decade after the death of an unidentified child in Opelika, law enforcement officials on Thursday announced the conclusion of an exhaustive investigation with an emotional press conference.
As the fax machines fell silent and the early signing period came to a close on Friday, Auburn’s 2023 football recruiting class began to take shape. Currently, the Tigers have a consensus top-20 class, a far cry from when it was the No. 52 ranked class in the nation shortly after Bryan Harsin was dismissed as head football coach in October.
On Dec. 17, two officers with the Opelika Police Department responded to an alleged domestic dispute around 10:30 p.m. after a female caller requested assistance.
On Friday, Auburn University announced it will be partnering with electric scooter and bicycle company Spin to provide students, faculty, employees and visitors with additional on-campus transportation options beginning Jan. 16, 2023.
Ever since James Johnson bought it in 1969, Campus Barber Shop has occupied the same quaint 400-square-foot shop in downtown Auburn just a stone’s throw from Toomer’s Corner.
Attending college as a trans woman in the heart of the South was never going to be easy. Around campus, Luna, sophomore in history, has received dirty looks and hate-filled glares from those that overheard her talking about being trans or spotted the pink, blue and white pins she sometimes wears.
On Tuesday, the Auburn City Council approved the use of $579,000 of American Rescue Plan funding to install air conditioning units at the Brown Recreation Center and the Boykin Community Center gymnasiums.
Members of the Auburn Plainsman break down the midterm election results and what they could mean for the future of Alabama and the country.