The beat-up pickup truck bumps along the dirt road on Brenton Johnson’s organic vegetable farm outside Austin, Texas. A warm breeze carries the rich smells of the Colorado River and freshly turned dirt through the cab’s open windows. The setting is serene, but Johnson is a ball of energy. He points out the vegetables he’ll sell at the farmers market or to local restaurants …Read More
Steve Goodson hangs out with rock stars and gets paid for it. He lives in an eight-bedroom, five-bathroom, electric purple home in New Orleans with his six-foot-tall, red-headed wife, Sharon. “That’s what happens when old hippies have money,” laughs Goodson, a 1972 Auburn business graduate whose Saxgourmet Products sells the most expensive saxophone on the market.Read More
Chef Adam Evans ’02 might be a ‘lovable goofball’ with a taste for Auburn football, but he’s also the executive chef at what many consider one of America’s greatest restaurants, The Optimist. His culinary career has taken him from New Orleans to New York, but it’s in Atlanta that he’s making his mark with his own culture of fresh.Read More
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Auburn Magazine shall serve its readers—the dues-paying members of the Auburn Alumni Association—and Auburn University by acting as a comprehensive communications vehicle to provide alumni and friends with balanced and objective coverage of issues pertaining to the association and university, a means of staying in touch with their alma mater as well as one another, and a forum for the open exchange and discussion of relevant viewpoints and ideas.Read More
Since its debut as a magazine in Spring 1994, Auburn Magazine has won more than two dozen regional and national awards for writing, design and printing excellence, but our roots stretch back to the formation of the Auburn Alumni Quarterly newsletter in 1912. For more than a century, we have connected Auburn men and women back to the institution they love—whether they called it Alabama Polytechnic Institute or Auburn University. Because at the core of all we do, we “believe in Auburn and love it.”Read More
JCSM is hosting Jazz Nights every Thursday from 6 to 8 pm. Come out and enjoy the fellowship, live music, and delicious tapas.