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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

Dr. Julie Rogers ('11) has accepted an Associate Professor position with Montgomery College in Rockville, MD.

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Former Professor Andreas Illies Passes Away

07/27/2015

Andreas Illies, a professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry from 1984 to 2009, passed away on May 9, 2015 after a long illness. He taught extensively at all levels, including Freshman courses, Concepts of Science, undergraduate-level Physical Chemistry, and graduate-level Physical Chemistry courses.

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2015 CMB Undergraduate Summer Research Scholars

07/23/2015

Below are the students who were chosen to participate in the 2015 CMB Undergraduate nelSummer Research program

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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

Chris Cilluffo, mathematics '95, has been named vice president for production finance for the Universal Television Studio finance team.

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Thomas named Charles W. Barkley Endowed Professor

07/16/2015

Ed Thomas, professor in the Department of Physics, has been selected as a Charles W. Barkley Endowed Professor.

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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).

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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.

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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

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Auburn University anticipates making one Instructor appointment for the 2015-2016 academic year, with a starting date of August 16, 2015.

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