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July 16, 2019
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Athens State Ranked as One of the Nation’s Top 25 Religion Degrees

Dateline: July 15, 2019 Athens State University’s Bachelor of Arts in Religion has been named one of the best in the country by Bachelor’s Degree Center. Ranked in the top 25 nationwide, the program made the list of Best Bachelors in Ministry Degree Programs for 2019. Athens State has offered… Continue Reading Athens State Ranked as One of the Nation’s Top 25 Religion Degrees
July 16, 2019
Summer Commencement

Summer Commencement set for July 27

Dateline: July 15, 2019 Athens State University will hold its Summer Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, July 27 at 9:00 am on Founders Hall Lawn. In addition to celebrating the Class of 2019, members of the Class of 1969 will participate in the ceremony and be honored for joining the “50… Continue Reading Summer Commencement set for July 27
July 12, 2019
Let's Murder Marsha Artwork

Athenian Players to Present Let’s Murder Marsha

Dateline: July 12, 2019 The Athenian Players invite you to join them as they present the wildly hilarious tale of how a misunderstanding left a happy housewife to believe that she was going to be murdered by her family. In their Summer 2019 performance of Let’s Murder Marsha by Monk… Continue Reading Athenian Players to Present Let’s Murder Marsha
July 9, 2019

Radden Named Director of Career Development Center

Dateline: July 9, 2019 Athens State University is pleased to welcome Dr. Michael Radden as its new Career Development Center Director. Dr. Radden has 15 years of experience in career services, academic advising, and teaching while working at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Alabama A&M, and Virginia College.… Continue Reading Radden Named Director of Career Development Center
July 1, 2019
College of Education Students work with Students at Burleson Elementary in Hartselle

Education Students Participate in Summer Enrichment Programs

Dateline: July 1, 2019 Athens State’s College of Education has partnered with Athens City Schools and Hartselle City Schools to provide teaching opportunities for Athens State education students and a fun summer learning experience for children across North Alabama. The free two-week summer enrichment programs are designed by College of… Continue Reading Education Students Participate in Summer Enrichment Programs
June 25, 2019
Flag Day 2019

Flag Day Honors U.S. Flag & Armed Forces

Dateline: June 24, 2019 Athens State University’s Annual Flag Day Ceremony and Cookout was held on Friday, June 14. A patriotic crowd gathered at the Sandridge Student Center Ballroom for the event. Dr. Lionel Wright, Assistant Professor for Business at Athens State University, was the guest speaker. Wright enlisted in… Continue Reading Flag Day Honors U.S. Flag & Armed Forces
June 25, 2019
Accounting Club & Delta Mu Delta Service Project

Accounting Club & Delta Mu Delta Team Up for Service Project

Dateline: June 24, 2019 On June 18, 2019, Delta Mu Delta Alpha Iota Chapter and Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Accounting Club faculty advisers and student officers from Athens State University combined efforts in a community service project to donate a variety of items to the Senior Rebab and Recovery… Continue Reading Accounting Club & Delta Mu Delta Team Up for Service Project
June 21, 2019
Hebrew the Bear Quilt

“Hebrew the Bear” Quilt Donated to Athens State

Dateline: June 21, 2019 As part of the City of Athens Bicentennial Bash in November 2018, the Friendship Quilters Guild created quilts that represent iconic and historic places in Athens and Limestone County. To represent Athens State University, Jane Cook of Madison, Alabama created the “Hebrew the Bear” quilt and… Continue Reading “Hebrew the Bear” Quilt Donated to Athens State
June 19, 2019
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Homecoming Set For July 26-27

Dateline: June 19, 2019 All alumni, students, faculty, staff, family, and friends of Athens State University are cordially invited to take a journey “Over the Moon” for the University’s annual Homecoming Celebration and Summer Commencement. This year’s space-themed event was inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon… Continue Reading Homecoming Set For July 26-27
June 18, 2019
London, England

Athens State Offers Opportunity to Study Abroad in London

Dateline: June 18, 2019 Athens State University is pleased to announce a new Study Abroad program for 2020. Next May, students and members of the Athens State community will have the opportunity to visit London, England, the most visited city in Europe. Led by history professor, Dr. Ronald Fritze, and… Continue Reading Athens State Offers Opportunity to Study Abroad in London
June 18, 2019
Deshazo Automation Tour

Business Students Tour Deshazo Automation

Dateline: June 18, 2019 Students from Athens State University’s College of Business recently toured Deshazo Automation in Decatur, Alabama. Students from the Accounting Club, APICS (Association of Supply Chain Management), operations management, and project management received a tour of Deshazo’s production floor and machine shop. Deshazo designs, builds, and installs… Continue Reading Business Students Tour Deshazo Automation
June 18, 2019
2019 Accounting Club Reception

Accounting Club Holds Honors and Awards Reception

Dateline: June 18, 2019 The Annual Accounting Honors and Awards Reception for Athens State University’s IMASC (Institute of Management Accountants Student Chapter), i.e. Accounting Club, was held April 18, 2019, in the Founders Hall Parlor. The Accounting faculty members and IMASC Faculty Advisors, Professor Emily Corzine, Dr. Diann Hammon, and… Continue Reading Accounting Club Holds Honors and Awards Reception
June 13, 2019
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Roberts, Branscombe Win Faculty Awards

Dateline: June 13, 2019 Athens State University recently honored two outstanding faculty members at the 2019 Honors Convocation. Over the last eight years, the University has recognized contributions of exceptional faculty through the Teaching Excellence Award and the Distinguished Scholarly and Creative Works Award. These awards are sponsored by the… Continue Reading Roberts, Branscombe Win Faculty Awards
June 10, 2019

Chick-fil-A Cullman Enters Learning Partnership with Athens State

Dateline: June 10, 2019 Athens State University is pleased to announce a new learning partnership with Chick-fil-A Cullman. The learning partnership is designed to assist Chick-fil-A Cullman employees and their immediate family members in achieving their educational goals in career appropriate disciplines through accessible online and traditional classroom settings and… Continue Reading Chick-fil-A Cullman Enters Learning Partnership with Athens State
June 10, 2019

Athens State Ranked in Top 10 Best Online Supply Chain Management Programs

Dateline: June 10, 2019 Athens State University’s online Supply Chain Management degree program has been named one of the best in the country by BestColleges.com. Ranked #6 nationwide, the program rose six spots from its place on last year’s list. Supply Chain Management is one of the fastest growing jobs… Continue Reading Athens State Ranked in Top 10 Best Online Supply Chain Management Programs