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AU modifies mask policy

Effective June 1, 2021, Auburn University has announced that it will no longer require vaccinated individuals to wear a mask indoors, amongst other new changes. 

Auburn High School student works towards inclusivity

Izzy Seidman, senior at Auburn High School, started the Diversity Council after a fellow student at school and told her: “Jews are not allowed here." Seidman discusses the journey she took to develop this organization and what she hopes it has in-stored for the future. 

COLUMN: Stop Asian Hate

With the rise of COVID-19 cases is a rise in Anti-Asian sentiment. During these difficult times, one of the best ways to help is understanding the diversity of cultures that fall under the term Asian, and what it means to be Asian in America. 

Monthly book challenge unites Auburn community

Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers have a monthly challenge where participants read a book that fits that month's topic. Angela Wilhite, store manager at Auburn Oil Co. Booksellers, and some of the participants discuss the connection the challenge has created over the past year. 

Be Well Hut promotes Love Your Body Week

Abbigail Hickey, the coordinator of Nutrition Services, explains how the pandemic could affect eating disorders and how Be Well Hut's Love Your Body Week brings awareness to the situation.