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Oct 07, 2020, 10:29 ET Breakthrough study confirms global food production poses an increasing climate threat

Rising anthropogenic nitrous oxide emissions are jeopardizing climate goals and the Paris Accord, a study published in Nature and led by an Auburn...


Apr 30, 2020, 18:53 ET Homeland Security acting secretary discusses focus on economic security and COVID-19 during virtual event hosted by Auburn University

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is safeguarding the nation in many ways – to include a priority focus in ...


Apr 08, 2020, 10:27 ET Auburn University's CPAP-to-ventilator device passes major test on live animal

As life-saving ventilators grow scarcer worldwide in the fight against COVID-19, an Auburn University research team is racing against the clock to...


Apr 02, 2020, 13:06 ET Auburn University design adapts CPAP machines into emergency ventilators

A group of Auburn University engineers has developed a way to quickly and inexpensively convert CPAP machines into ventilators, one of the most...


Feb 10, 2020, 15:18 ET Auburn University achieves outreach milestone with renewal of Carnegie Community Engagement Classification

In further affirmation of its land-grant mission to better the community, Auburn University has again achieved an outreach milestone with the recent...


Dec 23, 2019, 11:40 ET Auburn's Harrison School of Pharmacy establishes Center for Opioid Research, Education and Outreach

In an effort to combat a public health crisis that affects those in Alabama and throughout the country, Auburn University's Harrison School of...


Dec 03, 2019, 14:00 ET Auburn University research leads to gene therapy that provides hope for children with deadly disease

Auburn University research and the heart-wrenching experience of an Opelika, Alabama, couple are providing hope to children facing the deadly genetic ...


Nov 26, 2019, 11:55 ET Battling opioids: How Auburn University is addressing a public health crisis

The opioid epidemic has overtaken the United States in recent years with Alabama being one of the most affected. In response, Harrison School of...


Nov 19, 2019, 17:44 ET Auburn University's poultry science advances Alabama's largest food and agricultural industry

Auburn University's Department of Poultry Science, located in the College of Agriculture, continues to grow into a program of worldwide distinction,...


Nov 05, 2019, 15:06 ET Family Matters: Auburn University researchers work to support military families

The Military REACH project at Auburn University helps military families and those who work on their behalf, including the U.S. Department of Defense. ...


Oct 29, 2019, 07:00 ET Auburn's Harbert College of Business to Require Ethical Leadership Certification for all Graduates through National Association of State Boards of Accountancy

Auburn University today announced that all students in its Harbert College of Business will be required to complete a new course in business ethics...


Oct 17, 2019, 12:43 ET Auburn University's new mobile lab expands research opportunities far and wide

A bird can migrate hundreds of miles in a day unimpeded, but an average human can run for just 30 minutes and feel exhausted. An interdisciplinary...


Oct 10, 2019, 11:36 ET Auburn University nutrition researchers investigate promising keys to unlocking the mysteries of Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer's disease affects millions of lives around the world every year according to the 2018 World Alzheimer's Report, but both the cause and cure ...


Oct 04, 2019, 15:28 ET Auburn University's architecture program uses hands-on learning to produce influential leaders

Auburn University's architecture program is one of the oldest and most highly ranked in the United States. It prepares students for successful and...


Sep 26, 2019, 15:00 ET Auburn University's One Health program prepares professionals to take on growing environmental health threats

Health-related interactions among people, animals and the environment have a profound influence on disease risk, transmission and prediction efforts. ...


Sep 16, 2019, 15:34 ET Auburn University offering new high-tech and business savvy degrees in forestry, wildlife sciences and natural resources

Auburn University's School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences is on the national forefront in bringing new career options to students interested in...


Sep 10, 2019, 15:58 ET On the Attack: Auburn University is a National Leader in Cybersecurity

Auburn University and the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering are taking the lead as an institution on the forefront of cybersecurity research and...


Aug 05, 2019, 08:00 ET Auburn University's Harbert College of Business launches graduate certificate in cybersecurity management

Auburn University's Harbert College of Business today announced a new graduate certificate in cybersecurity management designed to provide business...


May 17, 2019, 17:33 ET NIH administers first clinical trial treatment for GM1 created by Auburn, UMass

The first clinical trial of a gene therapy treatment created through a research alliance between Auburn University and the University of...


Apr 03, 2019, 09:00 ET Former commander of U.S. Cyber Command, Defense Intelligence Agency director join advisory board for McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security

The McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security at Auburn University today announced members of its advisory board, including...


Apr 01, 2019, 10:00 ET NASA awards $5.2 million contract to Auburn University's National Center for Additive Manufacturing Excellence

Auburn University's Samuel Ginn College of Engineering today announced that NASA has awarded a $5.2 million contract to its National Center for...


Feb 28, 2019, 13:45 ET Auburn University senior, who lost her brother to a rare genetic disease, is on a mission for a cure

When Auburn University senior Cassie Bebout was 6 years old, her 9-year-old brother Jake died from GM1, a rare genetic disease with no cure. Cassie's ...


Jan 04, 2019, 15:16 ET Auburn University charts path for 21st century vision of U.S. aquaculture

Auburn University's Aquaponics Working Group has a new vision for U.S. aquaculture, one that includes far more predictability and efficiency than...


Dec 19, 2018, 11:00 ET Auburn University researchers work to ensure safety of local foods movement

The local foods movement continues to grow in the U.S., with an increasing number of consumers wanting to know where their food comes from and buying ...


Dec 18, 2018, 17:42 ET Auburn graduate student helps fix vulnerability in Facebook Messenger

Nirmit Patel won't call himself a bounty hunter. That's too cheesy, he said. But he will accept his role in helping make Facebook safer – through...