Campus News

December 6, 2019
Alabama Center for the Arts

ACA Receives 3M Community Vibrancy Grant

Dateline: December 6, 2019 The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $25,000 3M Community Vibrancy Grant. The purpose of this grant is to help improve the quality of life in underserved families, increase access to youth development programs for underrepresented children, […]
December 5, 2019
Athens State Representatives sign EPA with Redstone

Athens State teams with the US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command – Aviation and Missile Center

November 19, 2019 Athens State University has partnered with the US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Aviation and Missile Center (AvMC) in an Educational Partnership Agreement (EPA). The formal agreement between a federal agency and an educational institution encourages and enhances study in scientific disciplines at all levels of education. […]
November 26, 2019
Accounting Club Receives Award

Accounting Club Receives National Award at Institute of Management Accountants Conference

Accounting Club Receives National Award at Institute of Management Accountants Conference November 26, 2019 Members of Athens State’s Institute of Management Accountants Student Chapter (the Accounting Club) attended the Institute of Management Accountants Student Leadership Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina from November 12-16. The Athens State chapter was presented with […]
November 25, 2019
Best Online Accounting Degrees

Athens State Ranked Among Top Accounting Degree Programs in the Nation

Dateline: November 25, 2019 Athens State University’s online accounting degree program has been named one of the best in the country by Intelligent.com for 2020. The program was ranked #21 out of 1,604 accredited colleges and universities in the nation. Each program was evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, […]
November 25, 2019
Geez Louise | Fiddlers Concert Series

“Geez Louise – Dangerous Dames & Their Killer Songs” Coming to Athens State

Dateline: November 25, 2019 The 2020 Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series will kick off at Athens State University with a performance by “Geez Louise – Dangerous Dames & Their Killer Songs” featuring iconic songwriter Louisa Branscomb with Jeanette Williams, Pam Gadd, and Wanda Vick. The concert will be […]
November 20, 2019
College Factual | Top 15% Nationwide

Athens State Named One of the Best Colleges for Veterans in Alabama

Dateline: November 20, 2019, Athens, AL – Athens State University has been named one of the most veteran-friendly universities in the state of Alabama by College Factual. The university was ranked #4 in the state on its Best Colleges for Veterans list. This puts Athens State in the top 10% […]
November 20, 2019
Christmas Concert 2019

Community Band Christmas Concert to be Held December 1

Dateline: November 20, 2019 The Athens State University Community Band is gearing up for its annual Christmas Concert. The Community Band is made up of volunteer musicians from a six-county area and is led by Director Steven Porter. The concert is scheduled for Sunday, December 1 at 3:00 pm in […]
November 19, 2019
Forgotten Alabama | Glenn Willis

“Forgotten Alabama” Exhibit to Open December 2

Dateline: November 19, 2019 The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of “Forgotten Alabama” in the Main Gallery on Monday, December 2, featuring photography by Glenn Wills. Wills, a self-proclaimed explorer, photographer, author, and preserver of history, made it his mission to capture thousands of […]
October 24, 2019
Alabama Center for the Arts

The Athenian Players to Present The Comedy of Errors

Dateline: October 24, 2019 The Athenian Players invite you to join them as they present a hilarious tale of confusion and “double vision”. In their Fall 2019 performance of The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare, two sets of identical twins who were accidentally separated at birth happen to cross […]
October 21, 2019
Tournees French Film Festival

Tournées French Film Festival to Be Held at Princess Theatre

Dateline: October 21, 2019 The Tournées French Film Festival will be held at The Princess Theatre in Decatur, Alabama from November 3 – November 20. Athens State University’s Art Department received a nationally competitive collegiate grant from the French American Cultural Exchange (in partnership with the cultural services of the […]
October 18, 2019
Athens State University

Athens State Awarded $2.1 Million Federal Grant for Student Success

Dateline: October 18, 2019 Athens State University is proud to announce that it has been awarded a Title III grant by the U.S. Department of Education as part of the Strengthening Institutions Program to enhance student support in the process of degree completion. The award amount for the five-year grant […]
October 9, 2019
Best Online Supply Chain Management Degrees

Online Supply Chain Management Ranked in Top 5 Nationwide

Dateline: October 9, 2019 Athens State University’s online Supply Chain Management degree program has been named one of the best in the country by Online Schools Report. Ranked #5 nationwide, the program made the list of Best Online Supply Chain Management Degrees. Athens State’s Logistics and Supply Chain Management program […]
October 8, 2019
Fiddlers 2020 Concert Series Dates

2020 Fiddlers Concert Series Line Up Announced

Dateline: October 8, 2019 The Athens State University Foundation and the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention Steering Committee are pleased to announce the 2020 Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series. This five-part series, leading up to the 2020 Fiddlers Convention next October, will allow bluegrass lovers to enjoy […]
September 16, 2019
Jessica Spowart

Athens State Welcomes Jessica Spowart as New Assistant Prof. of Art/Graphic Design

Dateline: September 16, 2019 Athens State University and the Alabama Center for the Arts are pleased to welcome Jessica Spowart as the new Assistant Professor of Art in Graphic Design for the College of Arts and Sciences as well as the Department of Visual and Performing Arts. Spowart earned her […]
September 16, 2019
Dr. Robert Zubrin

“Pass the Torch” Lecture with Dr. Robert Zubrin

Dateline: September 16, 2019 Athens State University’s American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Student Branch invites you to join them for an evening with Dr. Robert Zubrin, author of “The Case for Space” and Distinguished Lecturer for the AIAA. Dr. Zubrin will be holding a book signing and speaking […]