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May 2012 Issue of The Bridge Available for Download

A PDF version of the May 2012 edition of The Bridge, our newsletter, has been added to our newsletter archives page, and here is a direct link to it: http://auburnknightsalumni.org/newsletter/Bridge2012MayFinalWeb.pdf There is information in the issue not posted here in … Continue reading

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Spreading the News – AKO and AKAA Working Together

A letter submitted by John Norton (AKO ’66-’72) In 1971, the original Articles of Incorporation of the Auburn Knights Orchestra stated several purposes of our organization. Among these were to “…assist the succeeding generations of musician-students who shall constitute the … Continue reading

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Now’s the Time! – The 82nd Anniversary Auburn Knights Alumni Association Reunion: July 19-21, 2012

This post is a letter from current AKAA Board president, Peter Blaise. Read on below his letter for details about registering for the 2012 reunion. The weekend’s two concerts are Friday, 7-11 PM, and Saturday, 7-10 PM, at the Auburn … Continue reading

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New AKO Brochure and Flyer

With the help of John Norton, the current Auburn Knights have created a new brochure and flyer to give to prospective customers. See more details in the upcoming edition of The Bridge. See a preview of the brochure and flyer … Continue reading

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AU Band Alum Memorializes Dr. Walls

Auburn University band alum and blogger Christian Walters has written a great homage to recently-passed Auburn University band director and Auburn Knights booster Dr. Billy Walls. Today at the AU homecoming game against Samford, the band performed a couple of … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Dr. Billy G. Walls

Dr. Billy Walls was the band director at AU from 1969 to 1991. He was a great supporter of the AKO, sat in on occasion as a skilled trombonist and would always let the Knights practice in the AU band … Continue reading

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October 2011 The Bridge Available for Download

The October 2011 edition of our print newsletter, The Bridge, is available in PDF format. Click here to download. Please note that all of the articles in this issue of The Bridge–and more–are included here on the website.

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