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Auburn’s fall pep rallies and concerts combined for ‘Bodda Getta Bash’ event Oct. 5

AUBURN UNIVERSITY – Auburn University’s Student Government Association and University Program Council have joined forces to create a new fall pep rally and concert event for the Auburn community – “Bodda Getta Bash.”

The organizations have combined two annual traditions, SGA pep rallies and UPC fall concerts, into one big free public event.

The Bash will take place Oct. 5 at Graves Amphitheatre beginning with a pep rally at 6 p.m. Students and the Auburn community are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy music, courtesy of WEGL radio.

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Former Auburn SGA President Lauren Hayes wins scholarship to study at Cambridge University


Lauren Hayes

AUBURN – Lauren Hayes, a spring 2009 Auburn University graduate and former Student Government Association president, has won a Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship to attend Cambridge University in the fall.

Hayes will pursue a master of philosophy degree in education with a focus on politics, development and democratic education. She will examine the charter school movement in the United States and the U.K.

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SGA commits 19 cents per Auburn student to the AU War on Hunger

AUBURN – Demonstrating its deep commitment to the Auburn University War on Hunger, the Student Government Association has passed a resolution to donate 19 cents per Auburn student on an annual basis to the campus-wide grassroots hunger awareness, relief and advocacy campaign.

“The Student Government Association is pleased to help the War on Hunger in any way possible,” said Matt Jenkins, 2007-08 SGA president. “With Auburn serving as the nation’s flagship university in the War on Hunger, we felt there was no better way to show the students’ support for this cause than by donating 19 cents per student.”

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