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.

 

Auburn's engineering senior student design team wins Air Force challenge
The Auburn Plainsman

An Auburn Department of Mechanical Engineering senior student design team won the 2016 Air Force Research Laboratory University Challenge for the second time in the five-year running competition.

The team previously won the competition in 2014 and finished in second place in 2015. The AFRL challenge prompts students from across America to solve a field problem within the United States Air Force Special Operations Force.

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Auburn professor part of team that discovers redness gene in birds
Office of Communications & Marketing

Why do some birds have red feathers? Geoffrey Hill, professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Auburn University, finally found an answer to this deceptively challenging question.

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Auburn University Outreach forms Center for Educational Outreach and Engagement
Office of Communications & Marketing

Auburn University Assistant Vice President for University Outreach Royrickers Cook has announced the formation of the Center for Educational Outreach and Engagement. The new center represents a name change for Outreach's current K-12 Initiatives office and also an expansion of initiatives serving the educational community and promoting college access for underserved students in the state. The current K-12 Initiatives director, Stacey Nickson, will serve as director of the new center

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Last Updated: May 24, 2016