Auburn Magazine – Summer 2018

Auburn Magazine / Summer 2018

Features

XIX Introducing New Auburn President Dr. Steven Leath

XIX Introducing New Auburn President Dr. Steven Leath

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Throughout Auburn’s history the spirit of utility, adaptability and camaraderie has held strong. Never one to sit idly by while the world—our global community —stands in need, the Auburn Family has…
Because This Is Auburn. A Campaign for Auburn University

Because this is Auburn. A Campaign for Auburn University

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$1.2 Billion...And Then Some   From the Beginning, Because This is Auburn — A Campaign for Auburn University was an ambitious endeavor that sought to raise $1 billion and engage…
Lighting the Stars

Lighting the Stars

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Los Angeles — Night falls and the lights of the “Hollywood” sign flicker to life. Long strings of headlights snake their way up the hills to a small canyon overlooking…

Other Stories

Creating the Voice of a Genius

Creating the Voice of a Genius

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Stephen Hawking, one of the brightest minds of the century, owes his voice to Auburn graduate, Walt Woltosz ’69. What started as a technological endeavor spawned from a family need became…
Alumni Snapshot Taking the Shot

Taking the Shot

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How Shanna Lockwood ’09 the sports fan became Shanna Lockwood the sports photographer is not a short story. Before she started working for the Glomerata during her undergrad she had…
Inked History Alumna Sketches 25 Alabama Buildings Alumni Spotlight

Inked History Alumna Sketches 25 Alabama Buildings

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Melissa Tubbs '72 started her career with a favor to her sister. One pen-and-ink drawing of her sister’s father-in-law’s home later, Tubbs had a new niche. With practice and passion, Tubbs’…
Finding the Auburn Family in London Club Spotlight

Finding the Auburn Family in London

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James Crotty ’03 moved to London two days before the Iron Bowl in 2013, and he sat down to watch the game with a few new friends from Britain and…
The Foundation of a Brighter Future

The Foundation of a Brighter Future

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It's springtime in Quito, Ecuador. Auburn students have packed into a van at 7 a.m. and are winding up, down and around the mountain roads of the Andes. As the warming…
March Madness and a Championship Season on the Plains

March Madness and a Championship Season on the Plains

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Auburn's 2017-2018 basketball season marked the most successful and historic season in decades on The Plains. The Tigers won 10 of its first 11 games to open the season, including a…