Welcome to the Office of Governmental Affairs at Auburn University. Our staff serves as the primary liaison between AU and various legislative and State government offices and officials.

 

Professional school acceptance rates soar for Auburn students
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Students in the College of Sciences and Mathematics at Auburn University are consistently accepted to medical school at a rate that is more than 30 percent higher than the national average. Additionally, acceptance rates of Auburn students to optometry and dental schools are at 85 to 100 percent almost every year. The reason for these long-standing statistics has much to do with Beverley Childress, pre-health professions director for the College of Sciences and Mathematics. For more than 19 years, Childress has mentored, guided and established programs for Auburn students who have a desire for a career in health care.

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Four Auburn University graduates awarded Fulbright Scholarships
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our Auburn University alumni have been awarded Fulbright Scholarships, a celebrated educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government. Recent Auburn University graduates Catherine Tabor, Andrew Bates, Brianna Gorman and Benjamin Cole will continue their studies in Austria, Sweden and Germany. This is the second consecutive year that four Auburn students have received Fulbright Scholarships.

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Auburn University’s Huntsville Research Center hosting National Cyber Summit June 8-9
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Auburn University's Huntsville Research Center will host top cyber security professionals from across the nation for the eighth annual National Cyber Summit June 8-9 in the south hall of the Von Braun Center. Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle will welcome attendees to kick off the event focused on "Cyber Security across the Life-Cycle."

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Last Updated: June 13, 2016