Nicole Fulkerson | Campus Reporter


Parts of Heisman Drive to be closed until August

The westbound lanes of Heisman Drive, which runs from the Stadium Parking Deck to South Donahue Drive, will be closed starting March 2 through late August. The roads will close to enable the construction of the new 200-foot wide Jordan-Hare Stadium video board, the largest in college football history.

Auburn may offer free textbooks for students

Auburn students may never have to pay for textbooks again if the latest bill proposed by the SGA senate passes next week. At its meeting next Monday, Feb. 23, the SGA senate will vote on a proposed bill that could provide students with free or inexpensive online versions of textbooks.

Student memorial may be newest building project for SGA

A student memorial may be the newest building project for SGA according to Jackson Pruett, executive vice president of initiatives and senior in political science. The senate will vote on a proposal to begin working on a student memorial to honor the students, staff and alumni who have passed away at the next meeting, Feb. 16. If passed, the memorial will be constructed across from the president's mansion at the corner of Mell Street and Samford Avenue.

Meet the 2015 SGA candidates

SGA elections will be Tuesday Feb. 10. Log on to AUAccess, click the campus life tab and follow the link to cast your vote.