CWE Test 6
Terms in this set (62)
What is the 1st stanza of the Auburn creed?
I believe that this is a practical world and that I can count only on what I earn. Therefore, I believe in work, hard work.
What is the 2nd stanza of the Auburn creed?
I believe in education, which gives me the knowledge to work wisely and trains my mind and my hands to work skillfully.
What is the 3rd stanza of the Auburn creed?
I believe in honesty and truthfulness without which I cannot win the respect and confidence of my fellow men.
What is the 4th stanza of the Auburn creed?
I believe in a sound mind, in a sound body and a spirit that is not afraid, and in clean sports that develop these qualities.
What is the 5th stanza of the Auburn creed?
I believe in obedience to the law because it protects the rights of all.
The Alumni Center serves as a meeting place for who?
visiting alumni, the Student Alumni Board and the War Eagle Girls and Plainsman
The Student Alumni Board (SAB) is the...
Board of Directors for the Student Alumni Association (SAA)
The Student Alumni Association (SAA) provides what?
students with the opportunity to interact with other students as well as Auburn alumni
Where is Graves Amphitheatre located?
behind the Telfair Peet Theatre
Over the years, the amphitheater has been used by..
several on campus and off campus organizations to host events.
Julie Collins Museum of Fine Art
a project that began in 1946
What did the JCSM "project" become known as after it began in 1946?
Auburn University's Advancing American Art Collection
How much is admission into the Julie Collins Museum of Fine Art?
Admission is free thanks to sponsorship from the JCSM Business Partners
The JCSM contains...(5 things)
six galleries, an auditorium, an English-inspired formal area, outdoor sculptures, and landscape walking paths
What are the buildings we have to know on Test 6? (11)
- Alumni Center
- Graves Amphitheatre
- Julie Collins Museum of Fine Art
- The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center
- Comer Hall
- Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building
- Marriage and Family Therapy Center
- Southeastern Raptor Center
- Telfair Peet Theatre
- President's Mansion
- Duncan Hall
Where is The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center located?
on South College across from Ralph Brown Draughon Library
Where restaurant is located inside the hotel?
Ariccia Italian Restaurant
What is Ariccia Italian Restaurant named after?
the international campus of Auburn University
What program is located at the international campus of AU?
the study abroad program for the College of Human Sciences in Italy
True/False: The Auburn University Hotel is privately operated.
The University operated conference center provides...
modern facilities for participants in conference and various functions involving university faculty and others
The Dixon Conference center is operated by who?
The Auburn University Hotel also includes: (4)
multiple meeting spaces, two ballrooms, an auditorium, and a terrace that overlooks the pool.
When was Comer Hall built?
Who is Comer Hall named for?
former Alabama Governor Braxton Bragg Comer
What happened to Comer in the early 1920s?
the inside of the building was gutted by fire
When was Comer redone and what was special about it?
1922 and it was done with all Alabama native wood
What is in the front of Comer and what does it honor?
a bronze plaque on a stone honoring the centennial of the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station.
What was the centennial of the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station?
What is under the stone in front of Comer?
a time capsule highlighting the 100-year history of the Experiment Station
What is special about the lobby of the Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building?
it is made of Alabama wood
The Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building has _______ square feet of space dedicated to what?
110,000 square feet dedicated to classrooms, research labs, and faculty and administrative offices
What was the Marriage and Family Therapy Center formally known as?
The Glanton House
What was the original purpose of the Marriage and Family Therapy Center?
it housed the home-economics department
What does the Marriage and Family Therapy Center serve as?
a family and youth counseling and education-training center for therapists and graduate students with degrees in Marriage and Family Therapy
The Southeastern Raptor Center does what?
trains and houses eagles as well numerous non-releasable raptors
Who are the two current eagles?
Nova (War Eagle VII) and Spirit
What kind of eagle does Auburn usually fly in Jordan-Hare?
What is special about Spirit?
He is the only bald eagle to ever fly in Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Why is Spirit non-releasable?
He has a damaged beak
Where is the Raptor Center located?
off of Shug Jordan parkway just west of campus
When are Raptor shows held and how much are tickets?
the Fridays before football games, tickets are $5
What is believed to haunt the set in Telfair Peet Theatre?
An old civil war ghost named Sydney
It is rumored that Sydney originally inhabited which building?
the University Chapel
Who can audition for shows held at Telfair Peet Theatre?
auditions are open to all students
Who started the drama club at Auburn University?
legendary Auburn football coach Shug Jordan
What was added to the Telfair Peet Theatre in 2014 and for what reason?
a new black box entertainment theatre and a 1,500 square foot dance studio were constructed to enhance the experience of audiences and performers
When was the President's Mansion built?
1938, during the Great Depression
How much did it cost to complete the President's Mansion?
Who was the first occupant of the President's Mansion?
What happened to the President's Mansion in 1994?
a fire caused more than $200,000 worth of damage
How was the President's Mansion financed?
It was the first building financed on campus by PWA funds
What does PWA stand for?
Public Works Administration
Who is Duncan Hall named for?
President L.N. Duncan
What did President L.N. Duncan do every year?
He put aside a reserve each year for the construction of the Extension Service
What does Duncan Hall serve as?
the state headquarters for the Alabama Cooperative Extension System
What is the Alabama Cooperative Extension System?
an outreach organization for the land-grant mission of Auburn University
What buildings do we have to identify on the map?
- the Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center
- the President's Mansion
- Comer Hall
- the Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building
Head Parent Counselors:
Mason Sherman (HPC)
Morgan Van Blarcum (HPC)
Head Camp Counselors:
Cole Thompson (HCC)
Niki Ozburn (HCC)
Jodee Flurry (HCC)
Hamilton Wasnick (HCC)
FYE Orientation Staff: