The Auburn Plainsman

As a reporter with the Auburn Plainsman, I learned how to ask the questions that not only got the bare facts of a story but offered an engaging perspective on what it was like to live them. In my role as associate editor, I maintained an ongoing list of story ideas and sources, consistently coming up with new angles and fresh content.


New central classroom facility will replace old buildings

Cleaner water for a better tomorrow

Creating a bang in between holidays

GTA researches herbal cure

Online graduate program makes honor roll ranking

Student memorial idea lives on

Week of service encourages community involvement

Cleaner water for a better tomorrow

Best Buddies strives to decrease ‘r-word’ use

New information revealed in student’s death

Feature Writing

In seventh heaven

Local band Outskirts moves to the center of attention

Five must-visit Auburn restaurants you didn't know existed

Film League aims to spark discussion

People of the Plains: Tom Sherburne

People of the Plains: Barbara Stauffer-Brewi

Auburn alumnus embodies Navy and orange

Earth Fest brings tunes to campus


Follow the tracks to an ideal first date

Freshman? Read on

What your winter coat says about you

An Open Letter to Spirit the Eagle 

Strategizing for a faux-fall

Dear Lane - A concerned girlfriend

Dear Lane - Quite the pickle

Pinteresting for the pitiful: how to accept your crafting fate

5 mistakes we will all stop making this year

Game day munchies don't have to be an issue

The pursuit of off-campus dining: a guide for success

A guide to navigating the food truck culture of Auburn