by Suman Gupta
November, Mumbai: Auburn University is located in Auburn, Alabama, a small, friendly university town in the southeastern US. Established in 1856, the university has a long history of academic excellence. Coming in among U.S. News & World Report’s top 50 public schools for the past 25 consecutive years and offering more than 140 undergraduate majors in an environment that students say feels `just like family’ are merely a few of the attributes that have made choosing Auburn University easy for more than 233,000 alumni, including the CEO of Apple, NASA astronauts and many business and thought leaders.
“I am grateful to be able to speak on behalf of the University to articulate the immense value and advantages students receive when they attend this great university,” said Auburn University’s Associate Provost Dr Emmett Winn.
“Auburn is an ideal choice for Indian students given its top-tier academics, breadth of degree offerings, and inclusive environment. I’m confident each student can find their place at Auburn,’’ Dr Winn added.
Auburn University has a wide range of academic courses. Besides, there are hundreds of student clubs, as well as the career services available for its students.
Dr Winn is a professor of communication in the School of Communication and Journalism and has been serving as Auburn University’s Associate Provost since 2009. An Auburn alumnus himself, Winn earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in communication from Auburn University and his doctorate in communication from the University of South Florida. Following his doctoral studies, he began teaching at Auburn University, where he has educated students in courses such as introduction to film studies, history of international cinema and history of the American film industry, as well as several graduate courses, including qualitative methods.
As Associate Provost, Winn provides insight on and leadership for academic and administrative issues across all colleges and schools at Auburn University. Winn provides direct supervision to many academic areas, including Auburn Global
About Auburn University : Auburn University has provided instruction, research and outreach to benefit the state of Alabama and the nation for more than 160 years, and is among a distinctive group of universities designated as Land, Sea and Space Grant institutions. Auburn makes a nearly $5 billion economic contribution to the state each year, has more than 300,000 graduates and provides 140-degree programs to more than 29,000 graduate and undergraduate students. For more news about Auburn University, go to http://ocm.auburn.edu/newsroom