Katie Humphries

Writer

Location icon United States of America

I am a sophomore majoring in Communication at Auburn University. I currently write for The Odyssey on Auburn's campus.

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The Odyssey
12/09/2014
Survival Guide To Christmas Break At Home | The Odyssey

With Christmas Break right around the corner, we're all having mixed feelings about going home for a month. You want to spend time with your family, but you also don't know if you can make it a month without your best friends.

The Odyssey
11/04/2014
If Auburn Sororities Were Celebrities | The Odyssey

Each sorority at Auburn has its own personality. The women of each chapter possess certain qualities that landed them in the sisterhood they are a part of. So if Auburn sororities were celebrities, who would they be?

The Odyssey
12/01/2014
AU Cribs: Pi Kappa Alpha | The Odyssey

The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity was founded on March 1, 1868 at the University of Virginia. Auburn University's Upsilon chapter was established on April 5, 1895. The brothers of Pi Kappa Alpha gave us a tour of their house, and Brandon Albritton, Internal Vice President, gave us some insight into what it is like to be a brother of Pike.

The Odyssey
02/23/2015
Why College Students Love Laptop Stickers | The Odyssey

We all know college students like to express themselves. But if you take a look around your student center or library, you will quickly notice a sort of odd way that a lot of students are displaying their personalities: laptops covered in stickers and decals.

The Odyssey
11/12/2014
Auburn University Cribs: Alpha Chi Omega | The Odyssey

Alpha Chi Omega was kind enough to allow The Odyssey into their facilities in order for them to be the first sorority featured on AU Cribs. In addition to an exclusive look into their chapter room, President Lindsay Crocker also answered a few questions about their chapter.

The Odyssey
11/25/2014
10 Reasons Why Auburn Is Better Than Alabama | The Odyssey

The time is near for the biggest match-up in college football: the Iron Bowl. Every year when the Iron Bowl comes around, I am reminded of all of these reasons why I chose Auburn over that other school. It would have been a lot easier to go Tuscaloosa.

The Odyssey
01/27/2015
11 Signs You've Found Your Best Friend | The Odyssey

If you are wondering if you have found your best friend for life, here is how you can know if it's the real deal. 1. Their closet is your closet. Every girl has a million sweaters and cardigans, but your best friend's always seem so much cuter than yours.

The Odyssey
10/29/2014
5 Reasons Why Big/Little Reveal Is A Big Deal | The Odyssey

Big/Little Reveal is basically equivalent to Christmas for anyone who is Greek. As a sophomore, you start looking for your little the minute Pre-Recruitment starts. The thought of spoiling your future little pushes you to keep going through the stressful, tiring week that is Panhellenic recruitment.

The Odyssey
01/27/2015
11 Signs You've Found Your Best Friend | The Odyssey

If you are wondering if you have found your best friend for life, here is how you can know if it's the real deal. 1. Their closet is your closet. Every girl has a million sweaters and cardigans, but your best friend's always seem so much cuter than yours.

The Odyssey
01/13/2015
Famous Auburn Alumni | The Odyssey

1. Ch arles Barkley has been named one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History and is a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Barkley played basketball at Leeds High School and was then recruited by Auburn. He played at Auburn for three years before entering the NBA Draft.

The Odyssey
02/03/2015
24 Things Girls Actually Want for Valentine's Day | The Odyssey

For those girls lucky enough to have a boyfriend for Valentine's Day, you are probably going to be thrilled to go out to dinner and see a movie. Or if your boyfriend is super creative, you might have a picnic and watch your own personal firework show. I don't know, I'm single.

The Odyssey
02/09/2015
To the Boy Who "Couldn't Commit" | The Odyssey

College is a time when relationships either flourish or flop. Horribly. We have all dealt with a boy that just could not commit. Whether it is not being able to commit as a formal date or a fiancé, most of us have found ourselves in this situation at some point in our lives.

The Odyssey
02/16/2015
Serial: Appeal for Adnan Syed | The Odyssey

"Serial," a podcast sponsored by This American Life, has been the number one podcast on iTunes for several weeks. You're probably thinking, "Do people even listen to podcasts anymore? I mean hello ... Netflix." I had actually never listened to a podcast until a friend told me about "Serial."