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AT&T gives $200,000 to Auburn’s College of Business for new Office of Professional and Career Development

AUBURN – AT&T has given Auburn University’s College of Business $200,000 to support the new Office of Professional and Career Development. AT&T gave the gift through its philanthropic arm, The AT&T Foundation.

The gift will be used for technological equipment and applications such as computers, database subscriptions and computerized assessment tools.

“Support from corporate sponsors such as AT&T allows us to provide a comprehensive program to prepare our students for successful entry and advancement in the workplace,” said Paul Bobrowski, College of Business dean. “Auburn University is committed to addressing the academic needs of business and industry and to improving the student learning experience both inside and outside the classroom.”

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McNeill named Vice President for Development for AU

Jeffrey P. McNeill
AUBURN – After a national search, Auburn University President Jay Gogue has named veteran higher education fundraiser Jeffrey P. McNeill Vice President for Development.

President of the McNeill Group, a fundraising and higher-education management consulting firm in South Carolina, McNeill has nearly 30 years of experience leading development initiatives at other large institutions, including 25 at land-grant universities.

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