It’s not always about football in Auburn. Sometimes, it’s about golf. While former Auburn guard Kendall Simmons might be better at tackling than putting, winning isn’t the point of the fourth annual golf tournament he co-hosts each year. Swing for Diabetes is slated for Monday at Moore’s Mill Golf Course, located on Fairway Drive off of Moore’s Mill Road. Since 2008, … [Read more...] about Auburn great Kendall Simmons hosting annual Swing For Diabetes tournament at Moore’s Mill Golf Course
Day Two of Bo Bikes Bama found close to 100 riders following Bo Jackson through Cullman County. The group stopped at Fairview High School where they were greeted by elementary, middle and high school students. The Auburn fight song welcomed the riders to the school as they grabbed snacks and water. Jackson took a few minutes to address the students and thank them for their … [Read more...] about Bo Bikes Bama coasts through Cullman
One Auburn graduate has found a way to combine her love of baking, brew and bow-wows and turn it into a unique entrepreneurial venture. Niki Doyle, ’07, a former editor of The Auburn Plainsman, recently started her own company called Drunken Dog Treats based out of her Huntsville home. She, along with her dog / taste-tester Tiger, have been baking dog treats made with spent … [Read more...] about Former Plainsman editor starts dog treat company with spent beer grains
Auburn graduate Carter Wells is making waves in the science world. Wells, a ’93 graduate, is the chief executive officer of iCubate, a privately held molecular diagnostic company located at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville. The company recently won the prestigious Frost and Sullivan North American New Product Innovation Award. “This is a huge … [Read more...] about Auburn grad shares innovation award for diagnostic breakthrough
You like my shirt? Thanks, Pat Dye helped me make it. Talk about a line you don’t hear everyday. Actually, on Wednesday it might be a line you hear often. Coach Dye and Kendall Simmons, a former Auburn player and two-time Super Bowl champion, will be outside the student center helping tie-dye T-shirts orange and blue. Or should we say, tie-DYEing T-shirts orange and … [Read more...] about Beat Diabetes—Let Pat Dye tie-dye your T-shirt!