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19th Annual Summer Bridge Program an Adventure

07/31/2015

The 19th Annual Summer Bridge Program was held on June 7-July 2, 2015 on the Auburn University main campus. Nineteen participants were selected with an average ACT score of 23.5 and an average GPA of 3.74. This outstanding group were from three states: Alabama (13), Georgia (4), and Texas (2). All nineteen plan to major in pre-professional programs or curricula in sciences and mathematics.

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Rogers ('11) accepts Associate Professor position with Montgomery College (Rockville, MD)

07/30/2015

The 19th Annual Summer Bridge Program was held on June 7-July 2, 2015 on the Auburn University main campus. Nineteen participants were selected with an average ACT score of 23.5 and an average GPA of 3.74. This outstanding group were from three states: Alabama (13), Georgia (4), and Texas (2). All nineteen plan to major in pre-professional programs or curricula in sciences and mathematics.

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Former Professor Andreas Illies Passes Away

07/27/2015

The 19th Annual Summer Bridge Program was held on June 7-July 2, 2015 on the Auburn University main campus. Nineteen participants were selected with an average ACT score of 23.5 and an average GPA of 3.74. This outstanding group were from three states: Alabama (13), Georgia (4), and Texas (2). All nineteen plan to major in pre-professional programs or curricula in sciences and mathematics.

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2015 CMB Undergraduate Summer Research Scholars

07/23/2015

2015 CMB Undergraduate Summer Research Scholars

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Students promote wildlife conservation through Tigers for Tigers

07/20/2015

Students from the Department of Biological Sciences have teamed up with Tigers for Tigers, a national coalition that joins academic institutions that have a tiger mascot to help spread awareness of the survival challenges tigers face, including habitat destruction, poaching and pet trade.

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COSAM alumnus named vice president for production finance for Universal Television

07/20/2015

Students from the Department of Biological Sciences have teamed up with Tigers for Tigers, a national coalition that joins academic institutions that have a tiger mascot to help spread awareness of the survival challenges tigers face, including habitat destruction, poaching and pet trade.

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Thomas named Charles W. Barkley Endowed Professor

07/16/2015

Students from the Department of Biological Sciences have teamed up with Tigers for Tigers, a national coalition that joins academic institutions that have a tiger mascot to help spread awareness of the survival challenges tigers face, including habitat destruction, poaching and pet trade.

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Lilly accepts position as Statistical Data Analyst at SiO2 Medical Products

07/15/2015

PhD student Ms. Kristin Lilly accepted a full-time job offer to be a Statistical Data Analyst at SiO2 Medical Products, a medical device company in Auburn. Kristin's PhD advisor is Professor Nedret Billor.

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Isbell receives Academy of General Dentistry’s Distinguished Service Award

07/06/2015

Gordon Isbell, chemistry '76, received the 2015 Distinguished Service Award by the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). The award recognizes an AGD council, committee or task force member who has exhibited outstanding leadership capabilities and whose contributions have resulted in significant and fundamental advances toward fulfilling AGD’s overall mission. Since the award’s inception in 1986, only 31 of AGD’s 39,000 members have received the honor.

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Alumna Spotlight: Iris Hill

07/06/2015

Iris Hill is an actress, singer and dancer who has been featured in print ads and commercials for companies such as Apple, Wells Fargo, the NFL, Purina and Virgin America. After receiving her bachelor’s degree from Auburn in pre-veterinary/zoology and master’s degree in conservation biology, she went on to fulfill her dream of working in the entertainment industry. She has trained extensively in Los Angeles and at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, and has landed roles in television, film and theatre working alongside stars such as Jane Lynch, Mel B and Joey Fatone. In her spare time, the Tuscaloosa, Ala., native enjoys being around animals, helping out with her favorite philanthropic organizations and cheering on her beloved Auburn Tigers. 

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COSAM graduate receives Distinguished Dissertation Award

07/06/2015

Justin Havird, a 2014 doctoral graduate of the Department of Biological Sciences, has been selected as a winner of the Graduate School’s Distinguished Dissertation Awards.

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Instructor Position Opening

07/06/2015

CHEMISTRY INSTRUCTOR POSITION OPENING

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