Happenings

Will Macoy (22).
Auburn men's basketball vs Coastal Carolina on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, in Auburn, Ala.
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Basketball student-athlete recognized for academic achievement

Will Macoy, a junior in industrial and systems engineering and guard on the Auburn Tigers basketball team, has been named to the 2018-19 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court.

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Matt Weist

Mechanical Engineering graduate awarded Fulbright Scholarship

Matt Weist, ’19 mechanical engineering, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to conduct research in Stuttgart, Germany for the 2018-19 academic year.

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Seth Maddox

Freshman crowned world PowerPoint Champion

Freshman Seth Maddox captured the 2019 Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint World Championship in New York in July.

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Jeff Stone and Dale York

Civil Engineering Advisory Board names two emeritus members

A pair of civil engineering alumni — Jeff Stone and Dale York — were recently honored with emeritus member status on the Civil Engineering Advisory Board.

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Graduate engineering research showcase.

Winners from 2019 Graduate Engineering Research Showcase

In November, Auburn Engineering graduate students from across the college highlighted their research endeavors at the 2019 Graduate Engineering Research Showcase.

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Yi Wang, assistant professor in the Department of Biosystems Engineering in Auburn University’s College of Agriculture.

Biosystems engineering professor receives $3 million NASA grant

Yi Wang, assistant professor in biosystems engineering, is a co-PI on a new $3 million NASA-MIRO grant.

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Alexander Davis

Aerospace engineering doctoral candidate awarded Department of Defense fellowship

Alexander Davis, a doctoral candidate in aerospace engineering, was recently awarded a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship sponsored by the Department of Defense.

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Jason Cuneo leads a session with Alabama National Guard members.

McCrary Institute partners with Alabama National Guard for cyber training

Auburn University, through its Auburn Cyber Research Center and McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security, is collaborating with the Alabama National Guard Defensive Cyber Operation Element (DCO-E) in Montgomery, Alabama, to provide training to DCO-E cyber analysts on Auburn’s campus.

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Li Chen (left) and Ye Wang

Doctoral student applies deep learning to biomedical data for Google Summer of Code project

Auburn Engineering doctoral student Ye Wang was chosen to participate in the Google Summer of Code, a global program that allows students to immerse themselves in open-source software development.

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Development officer facilitates unprecedented number of gift commitments in a year

Development officer facilitates unprecedented number of gift commitments in a year

A member of the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering development team, major gift officer David Mattox, ’05 marketing and ’08 MBA, worked with donors to help facilitate 43 committed proposals. The last time a development officer cultivated connections resulting in more than 40 gifts was in 2014 by Carole Ann Fowler, who served as a development officer for the Raymond J. Harbert College of Business at the time.

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