alumni-and-development Archive

Thank A You Day

April 10, 2018

Thank A You Day is tomorrow, April 11th! Stop by the College of Education’s table outside of Au Bon Pain from 9-3!

2018 Golden Eagles Luncheon

April 5, 2018

Golden Eagles honors those who have been alumni for over 50 years. Each year, a new class is inducted into the Golden Eagles and a reunion is held to commemorate the event. This year inducted the class of 1968. We had over 60 in attendance at our Dean’s luncheon. Photos of the event are available […]

Nolen retires after 28 years, recalls ‘good people of Auburn’

January 31, 2018

Julie Nolen, who has led the College of Education’s Office of Development for nearly nine years, is retiring. She will be moving to Athens, Ga., where she will lead development efforts for the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia. “I moved here with my parents when I was two […]

Katrice Albert, COE doctoral grad, takes senior inclusion position at NCAA

November 30, 2017

Katrice Albert, Ph.D., earned her doctorate in Counseling Psychology in Auburn’s College of Education. She has had a distinguished career in higher education, most recently as the vice president for equity and diversity of the University of Minnesota system after working in a similar position at LSU. This month she began a new chapter in […]

REFLECTIONS: Fall football, tailgating, important part of the Auburn experience

October 10, 2017

For most Americans, the New Year starts on January 1. That’s when people reflect on the year gone by and set goals and resolutions for the year to come. But that’s not the case at Auburn. For Auburn’s students, faculty, and staff, the new year begins in late August, when fall classes kick off and […]

COE grad appointed as Graduate School Dean at Central Arkansas

September 21, 2017

Angela T. Barlow, Ph.D., a four-time College of Education graduate, has been named Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Central Arkansas (UCA). She will oversee UCA’s 62 graduate degrees and certificates. “As graduate dean, I see my role as being a supporter of faculty who are providing transformative experiences for their students and […]

COE alum pens book, “Growing Up Auburn”

August 24, 2017

College of Education graduate Ricketta Bland Wilson, ’98, of Heflin, Alabama, has written a new book entitled Growing Up Auburn.  Publisher Mascot Books describes it as “the perfect book for Auburn family of all ages. It begins with the birth of an Auburn baby, features favorite Auburn traditions and different aspects of college life, and […]

Bessie Thomason left family legacy at Auburn University

August 7, 2017

Mrs. Bessie Thomason was born in 1918, and graduated from Auburn in 1937 in Home Economics. At the time of her graduation she was just 19 years of age. She began her career as a school teacher in Seale, Alabama before joining Auburn for a long career as a Home Demonstration Agent. As a student, […]

36th Annual Awards Recognition Ceremony

April 13, 2017

The College of Education honored four of its outstanding alumni at the 36th Annual Awards Recognition Ceremony on April 12, 2017. These awards are presented annually to graduates of the college who have made outstanding contributions to their profession or the college. Outstanding Alumni Award Dr. Paul Jhin ¹71, CEO, eBook/eLibrary Initiative, Malibu, CA Dr. Kyo […]

AU Biomechanics graduates making big strides in the shoe/apparel industry

February 16, 2017

Jake Brewer and Erika Javage wake up every day going to their dream jobs in the sports footwear and apparel industry. Brewer works in the Human Performance Lab at Brooks, and Javage is in the Global Operations Concept and Product Testing Department for Apparel at adidas. Both earned their Master’s degrees from the School of […]

Tiger Giving Day 2017

February 8, 2017

The College of Education is raising funds to create a makerspace that is equipped with 3D printer technology, which will transform not only how our students understand subject matter, but also how they’ll be able to teach it to their future students. This technology is especially exciting for our teacher education students pursuing a degree in […]

2016 College of Education Gameday Event

May 4, 2016

Join us prior to the Auburn vs. Texas A&M football game on September 17th! The location will be announced soon.  For more information, please contact Kelly Rogers!