Landscape Olympics http://apr.org en Auburn Hosts 60 Colleges In Landscape Competition http://apr.org/post/auburn-hosts-60-colleges-landscape-competition <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>More than 800 students from 60 colleges will be at Auburn University this weekend for a national event known as the "Landscape Olympics."</p><p>Auburn's team of 40 students will show off their skills in 28 events, including tree climbing.</p><p>The National Collegiate Landscape Competition attracts recruiters from 50 companies, including Caterpillar and John Deere. They will be at Auburn scouting for the nation's top prospects during the event.</p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 01:36:20 +0000 The Associated Press 26246 at http://apr.org Auburn Hosts 60 Colleges In Landscape Competition