Retirement Reception for Dr. Harry Ponder - December 15, 2017

Dr. Harry Ponder’s Retirement Reception, DEcember 15, 2017

Join us for a special day to honor the retirement of Dr. Harry Ponder, who has served our department for 40 years.

The event will be held at Ham Wilson Arena on the campus at Auburn University at 1pm with the program beginning at 1:30 pm.

If you can make it or not, please leave us your information below and be sure to send in the quotes, pictures, and or videos.


Video Request

We would also like to make a video presentation to Dr. Ponder to congratulate him on a wonderful career and impact he has made at Auburn in Horticulture. Please email your 10 second video (in the landscape or horizontal position) to

Harry G. Ponder Endowed Scholarship

Last but not least, we feel one of the best and most meaningful ways we can honor the legacy of Dr. Ponder is by creating the Harry G. Ponder Endowed Scholarship. Please click this link to make a donation to this endowment. Enter your gift amount and then in the “I want my gift to support” section choose “Other” and then type “Harry G. Ponder Endowed Scholarship” in the blank. If you would rather not supply your information online, you can email Carolyn Robinson ( to receive a pledge card for this scholarship.