Collins Keith | Assistant Campus Editor
Only 32 new cases of COVID-19 were reported on Auburn's campuses this week, a decrease from last week's 94.
The construction of a new Football Performance Center was approved in the most recent meeting of the Auburn University Board of Trustees, as well as other projects.
Cole Callahan, junior in biomedical sciences, was elected SGA vice president. He thanked his team, advisors and every student who has gotten to know him throughout the election process.
Face-to-face classes may now be held remotely through Jan. 31 because of an extension to the University's remote operations.
Members of Auburn Engineers Without Borders developed a simple, gravity-powered irrigation system in Bolivia which will likely triple the crop yield of the community, among projects in other nations.
In their meeting on Nov. 20, the Auburn University Board of Trustees approved the selection of several different architectural firms for projects being built across campus.
Auburn's American Association of University Professors chapter developed guidance it is requesting the University adopt for spring. Faculty feel Auburn is not factoring in their health and cast doubt on the validity of COVID data.
In an email to students and faculty, the University announced major changes to the spring academic schedule including no traditional spring break and pushing back the start date for classes.