The third-annual Birmingham Fashion Week is pretty much guaranteed to be the best ever: Four of the sixteen semi-finalists selected for the Emerging Designer competition are Auburn students. Lindsey Gilchrist, Kailey Smith, Anna Kay Winford and Sarah Winford have been creating four separate looks—one of which will be displayed at the Saks Fifth Avenue kickoff on Tuesday, … [Read more...] about Auburn students make semi-finals in Birmingham Fashion Week’s Emerging Designer competition
[UPDATE] And we have video: Step off, Gangnam Style. The new dance craze sweeping YouTube is the Harlem Shake, and Auburn has officially joined the movement. Alessio Summerfield, senior in radio, television and film, compiled, like, 160 Harlem Shake videos into one, and today around 5 p.m., we found students shooting their own Harlem Shake video in the Student … [Read more...] about [UPDATED] Auburn students shoot ‘Harlem Shake’ video at student center
"Catfish: The TV Show," "The Biggest Loser," "Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition" — you name it, and Holland Weathers has probably casted for it. The 2002 Auburn communications graduate is currently the casting social media director for MTV's "Catfish: The TV Show." In the wake of the scandal surrounding Notre Dame star Manti Te'o's fake dead girlfriend, interest in … [Read more...] about Auburn grad turned reality show casting guru Holland Weathers stocks pond for ‘Catfish,’ ‘Biggest Loser’
It was filmed her freshman year in high school, when no one's dad is cool, no matter how many hipster cinephiles say so. "There's a few parts in there when my dad asks me to put up posters, and I'm like, 'Dad, I don't want to do that!'" Lillian Hardy says of her small role in Best Worst Movie. But four years later, as an Auburn sophomore with people interviewing her and … [Read more...] about Daughter of cult film legend is Auburn sophomore
Although now known as Langhorne Slim and The Law, this Pennsylvania-hailin' alt-country-ish band used to be known as Langhorne Slim and the War Eagles. Connected to Auburn somehow? Not according to the answer to a "side-question" in this interview with some filmmaker named Harris Mendheim who knows the band or something. Are the War Eagles the band behind Langhorne Slim? … [Read more...] about [UPDATED] Langhorne Slim and the War Eagles–the Auburn band not from Auburn?