Campus News

October 22, 2018

Athens State Ranked One of Top 20 in Nation for Most Affordable Online Accounting Program

Dateline: October 22, 2018 Athens State University has been named one of the most affordable online options for students to obtain a bachelor’s degree in accounting. The University’s online program was ranked #19 in the nation by SR Education Group in their 2019 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Accounting list… Continue Reading Athens State Ranked One of Top 20 in Nation for Most Affordable Online Accounting Program
October 15, 2018

Athens State Ranked #1 in Alabama for Non-Traditional Students

Dateline: October 15, 2018 Athens State University has been named one of the best colleges and universities for non-traditional students in the state of Alabama by College Factual’s 2019 rankings. Ranked #1 out of 21 schools in Alabama, Athens State was recognized as “the best college in the state for… Continue Reading Athens State Ranked #1 in Alabama for Non-Traditional Students
October 15, 2018

APICS Student Chapter Attends National Conference

Dateline: October 15, 2018 Students and faculty from the Athens State University student chapter of APICS attended the 2018 APICS National Conference in Chicago from September 29 – October 2. APICS is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management. Keynote… Continue Reading APICS Student Chapter Attends National Conference
October 15, 2018

Alumnus Receives Medal of Honor Excellence in Character Education Award

Dateline: October 15, 2018 Mark Lambert, Athens State University alumnus, recently received the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation’s Medal of Honor Excellence in Character Education Award. The award recognizes an elementary, middle, and high school educator for their excellence in teaching the Medal of Honor Character Development Program (CDP). Lambert… Continue Reading Alumnus Receives Medal of Honor Excellence in Character Education Award
October 9, 2018

Mead Receives Delta Mu Delta Regional Award

Dateline: October 9, 2018 Athens State University student Elizabeth Mead was recently awarded the 2018 Delta Mu Delta Regional Award, along with a $500 scholarship, by the organization’s Board of Directors and Scholarship Committee. Awards are based on scholastic achievement, leadership qualities, and character/ethical behavior. Mead is a senior at… Continue Reading Mead Receives Delta Mu Delta Regional Award
October 9, 2018

Alpha Iota Chapter of Delta Mu Delta Named 2018 Star Chapter

Dateline: October 9, 2018 Athens State University’s Alpha Iota Chapter of the Delta Mu Delta Honor society was recently named a 2018 Star Chapter by the international organization for business students. The Athens State chapter is one of 20 recipients out of approximately 360 chapters for the 2018 fiscal year… Continue Reading Alpha Iota Chapter of Delta Mu Delta Named 2018 Star Chapter
September 28, 2018

Nelson Lauver to Hold Dyslexia Seminar at Athens State

Dateline: September 28, 2018 Nelson Lauver, award-winning author of Most UnLikely to Succeed, will be making his way to Athens State University on October 25 thanks to Professor Laura Lynn Kerner, her marketing class, and 2009 Athens State graduate, Mariyana Castleberry. Dyslexia is a cause close to Castleberry’s heart, and… Continue Reading Nelson Lauver to Hold Dyslexia Seminar at Athens State
September 27, 2018

Varieties of the Religious Experience Series Scheduled

Dateline: September 27,  2018 The Athens State University Department of Religion, along with the Livingston Concert/Lecture Series is proud to present “Varieties of the Religious Experience,” a series of events focusing on the academic study of religion. All sessions will be held at 6:00 pm in McCandless Hall on the… Continue Reading Varieties of the Religious Experience Series Scheduled
September 25, 2018

Mission Possible: Propelling the Community to End Domestic Violence

Dateline: September 24, 2018 The Athens State University student chapter of American Association of University Women (AAUW) , alongside Crisis Services of North Alabama, is hosting a free event to bring awareness of domestic violence in the community. The occasion will be held on Tuesday, October 9 in the McCandless… Continue Reading Mission Possible: Propelling the Community to End Domestic Violence
September 14, 2018

Athens State Offering Study Abroad Trip to Salamanca

Dateline: September 14, 2018 Athens State University is pleased to announce its 2019 Study Abroad program. Next spring, students will jet off to Salamanca, Spain, a UNESCO World Heritage city that is home to one of Europe’s oldest universities. Led by English professor, Dr. Kevin Dupre, and Psychology professor, Dr.… Continue Reading Athens State Offering Study Abroad Trip to Salamanca
September 14, 2018

Athens State to Host Annual Constitution Day Celebration

Dateline: September 14, 2018 The Daughters of the American Revolution and Athens State University will be holding a Constitution Day ceremony in McCandless Hall on Monday, September 17. The event will begin with a complimentary lunch reception at 11:00 am in the Sandridge Student Center Ballroom, followed by the Constitution… Continue Reading Athens State to Host Annual Constitution Day Celebration
September 11, 2018

Summer 2018 Honors List

September 10, 2018

52nd Annual Fiddlers Convention

Dateline: September 10, 2018 The Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention is set to return to Athens State University on October 4 – 6 for a fun-filled weekend the whole family can enjoy. With an entertainment line-up featuring bluegrass superstars Flatt Lonesome, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, and Ricky Skaggs… Continue Reading 52nd Annual Fiddlers Convention
September 10, 2018

Dollar General Literacy Grant Awarded to Athens State

Dateline: September 10, 2018 Athens State University was recently awarded a Youth Literacy Grant of $2,000 from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. The grant will provide aid for students who are below grade level or are having trouble with reading by funding schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations. The funding… Continue Reading Dollar General Literacy Grant Awarded to Athens State
September 7, 2018

Athens State to Host Organ Recital & Lecture by Dr. Rolf Goebel

Dateline: September 7, 2018 Athens State University is pleased to welcome Dr. Rolf Goebel, Distinguished Professor of German at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, to McCandless Hall for an organ recital and lecture. Dr. Goebel has served as Sub-Dean and Dean of the Greater Huntsville, Alabama Chapter of the… Continue Reading Athens State to Host Organ Recital & Lecture by Dr. Rolf Goebel
August 24, 2018

Student Reaching Out to Children in Need