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Auburn Alumni Insights: Virginia Nelson

  Virginia was nominated by last round's featured Auburn alumni Kendall Smither. It was not long ago that Virginia was a student at Auburn University.  We asked her to share some of her favorite memories at Auburn and a little bit about herself. Graduated: 2014 Major: B.F.A in Graphic DesignCurrent Profession: Graphic Designer, http://www.virginianelsondesign.com/ What were your 3 favorite things to do in Auburn, AL? 1. Watching the eagle fly at Jordan Hare Stadium before the game will always be my favorite thing about Auburn. There's just something so special about watching the eagle fly while yelling WAR EAGLE! with the crowd, it gives me chills every time. 2. A close second would be rolling Toomer's Corner after a victory! (It's an old Auburn tradition...

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Florida Alumni Insights: Darshan Patel

  Darshan is a huge UF fan. Not only did he attend undergrad at UF but also went back for his dental degree. So he has double the insight! Graduated: 2015 Major: BiologyWhat's Next: Currently I am a third-year dental student at the College of Dentistry at the University of Florida. What are your 3 favorite things to do in Gainesville, FL? 1. Tailgating on Saturdays in the Swamp has to go down as one of my favorite things to do in Gainesville. Doesn’t matter about your major, organization, or even fraternity/sorority rivalry; on game day we’re all Gators. If you ain't a Gator, you're Gator Bait! 2. Going to Payne’s Prairie on the weekend to see some gators, deer, horses, and even bison on the...

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Anatomy of a Shirt

Collar Men’s dress and sport shirts feature many different collar styles including button-down, point, eyelet, wing-tip, medium/semi-spread and wide spread. The button-down collar is casual by nature and is best worn open collar or with a sport coat or a blazer. The wide spread, eyelet and wing-tip are more formal. Point and semi- spread collars offer the most versatility as they work with a tie, as well as open collar. Armhole Usually, a higher armhole offers a better range of motion. The shape and size of an armhole and the sleeves affects how a shirt fits and looks on a person. Too much excess fabric hanging under the arm looks sloppy and too little ends up being uncomfortable and may even cut...

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Athens Alumni Insights: Tyler Tolbert

Tyler recently graduated from the University of Georgia. His insights into Athens, GA are very current. We think after reading this post you'll want to rush to grab a bite or drink at one of Tyler's recommended restaurants, pubs or breweries. Graduated: December 2016 Major: BiologyWhat's Next: I will be attending the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University as part of the class of 2021. After graduating, I intend to open my own practice as a general dentist.What are your 3 favorite things to do in Athens, GA? 1. I'm a food snob, so my favorite activity would certainly be eating out at the numerous local restaurants in Athens. I've been living here for nearly five years and I still continue to find...

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