Athens State News

September 25, 2018

Mission Possible: Propelling the Community to End Domestic Violence

Dateline: September 24, 2018 Athens State University, 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 Hall Auditorium and will feature executive board member for Crisis Services… 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

August 24, 2018

Looking Back: Homecoming 2018

Dateline: August 24, 2018 Athens State University hosted its annual Homecoming Celebration and Summer Commencement on Friday, August 3 and Saturday, August 4, 2018. A dinner celebration officially kicked off the Homecoming festivities on Friday evening, where over 300 alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends of the University were pampered… Continue Reading Looking Back: Homecoming 2018
August 15, 2018

Students Can Join the Calhoun Chorale in Conjunction With New Minor

Students Can Join the Calhoun Chorale in Conjunction With New Minor Dateline: August 14, 2018 Calhoun Community College is opening their Chorale to students at Athens State University. Students may participate in the Calhoun Chorale free of charge during the Fall 2018 semester. Athens State will be launching a new… Continue Reading Students Can Join the Calhoun Chorale in Conjunction With New Minor
August 8, 2018

Preservice Teachers Participate in Professional Development Schools

August 7, 2018

Career Development Center Recognized with 2018 Achievement Award