Campus News

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 […]
August 26, 2019
Study Abroad in Italy

Athens State to Offer Opportunity to Study Abroad in Italy

Dateline: August 26, 2019 Athens State University is pleased to announce a new Study Abroad program for 2020. Next May, students, alumni, and community members will have the opportunity to study art and theatre in Italy. The trip will be led by assistant professor of drama and theater arts, Jax […]
August 26, 2019
Athens State University Honors

Athens State Honors Students for the Summer Semester

Dateline: August 26, 2019 Athens State University is delighted to honor the students who have been named to the President’s List and Provost’s List for the Summer 2019 semester. These students excelled in their coursework and achieved remarkable academic success. View the Summer 2019 Honors list.
August 22, 2019
Nick Agrawal

Nisheeth Agrawal Joins Athens State Faculty as Instructor of Computer Science

Dateline: August 22, 2019 Athens State University is pleased to welcome Nisheeth “Nick” Agrawal as its new Computer Science Instructor. Agrawal has an MBA degree in finance and an MS in Cybersecurity. He has 35 years of field experience including four years as a computer analyst, 5 years as a […]
August 20, 2019
Dave Harvey & Tony Robertson Gibson Acoustic Instrument Workshop

Dave Harvey & Tony Robertson to Host Gibson Acoustic Instrument Workshop

Dateline: August 20, 2019 Dave Harvey and Tony Robertson will be joining forces for a Gibson Acoustic Instrument Workshop at Athens State University as part of the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series. The event will close out the five-part series that leads up to the 2019 Fiddlers Convention […]
August 19, 2019
Toni Morrison | 1931 - 2019

ACA to Hold Tribute to Toni Morrison

Dateline: August 19, 2019 The Alabama Center for the Arts will be holding a tribute to Toni Morrison on Friday, August 23 from 12:30 – 2:00 pm in the Recital Hall of the Performing Arts Building. Don Noble, an Alabama Distinguished Literary Scholar and host of Alabama Public Radio’s book […]
August 9, 2019
Athens State University Sign

Athens State Ranked Among Most Affordable Online Business Degree Programs

Dateline: August 9, 2019 Athens State University’s online business management degree program has been named one of the most affordable in the country by TheBestSchools.org for 2019. The program was ranked #12 based on its average yearly tuition price compared to other business programs offered exclusively online from colleges nationwide. […]
August 8, 2019
Alabama Center for the Arts

Zeuxis “My Studio”Exhibit to Open August 15

Dateline: August 8, 2019 The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of Zeuxis’ “My Studio” exhibit in the Main Gallery on Thursday, August 15. Zeuxis, an association of still life painters, was founded by Phyllis Floyd and several of her painter colleagues in her New […]