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February 25, 2019

Andy Leftwich & Friends Coming to Athens State

Andy Leftwich & Friends Coming to Athens State Dateline: February 25, 2019 Andy Leftwich & Friends will be coming to Athens State University as part of the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series. The concert will be the second of the four-part series that leads up to the 2019… Continue Reading Andy Leftwich & Friends Coming to Athens State
February 21, 2019

APICS Student Chapter Raises Funds for Meals On Wheels

APICS Student Chapter Raises Funds for Meals On Wheels Dateline: February 20, 2019 The Athens State University student chapter of APICS (Association for Operations and Supply Chain Management) donated $200 to the Limestone County Council on Aging to be used toward Meals on Wheels. The APICS student chapter participates in… Continue Reading APICS Student Chapter Raises Funds for Meals On Wheels
February 19, 2019

Unveiling Ceremony for “Kares Library” Planned 

Unveiling Ceremony for “Kares Library” Planned Dateline: February 19, 2019 Athens State University is pleased to announce that on Friday, May 3, 2019, a reception and unveiling ceremony will be held in the University Library for Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kares of Boynton Beach, Florida. Mr. Kares, a 1968 alumnus… Continue Reading Unveiling Ceremony for “Kares Library” Planned 
February 11, 2019

Annual Mardi Gras Celebration Scheduled in Athens

Annual Mardi Gras Celebration Scheduled in Athens Dateline: February 11, 2019 Eight years ago, Athens State University Art Professor Gail Bergeron challenged her art sculpture students to help bring Mardi Gras to Downtown Athens. The New Orleans native created a block party where students, dubbed the Athens State University ARTHEADS,… Continue Reading Annual Mardi Gras Celebration Scheduled in Athens
February 8, 2019

Athens State Hosts Mentoring Day

Athens State Hosts Mentoring Day Dateline: February 8, 2019 Erica Allen Supported Employment (EASE) and the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services (ADRS) teamed up with Athens State University on February 1 to host a Transition Mentoring Day for high school students with disabilities. The goal of the event was to… Continue Reading Athens State Hosts Mentoring Day
January 30, 2019

Athens State To Host Art Exhibit & Film Screening In Honor of Black History Month

Athens State To Host Art Exhibit & Film Screening In Honor of Black History Month Dateline: January 30, 2019 In honor of Black History Month, Athens State University will be hosting two events on Tuesday, February 26. The first will be the opening of an art exhibit in the Athens… Continue Reading Athens State To Host Art Exhibit & Film Screening In Honor of Black History Month
January 28, 2019

President’s and Provost’s List for Fall 2018

President’s and Provost’s List for Fall 2018 Dateline: January 23, 2019 Athens State University is proud to recognize the students who have been named to the President’s List and Provost’s List for the Fall 2018 semester. These students have excelled in their coursework and achieved remarkable academic success. Students are… Continue Reading President’s and Provost’s List for Fall 2018
January 28, 2019

Athens State to Host Film Screening of “Green Book”

Athens State to Host Film Screening of “Green Book” Dateline: January 28, 2019 In honor of Black History Month, Athens State University will be hosting a film screening of “Green Book” on Saturday, February 9 at 5:30 pm in McCandless Hall. This event is free and open to the public.… Continue Reading Athens State to Host Film Screening of “Green Book”
January 28, 2019

Athens State to Host Film Screening of “Won’t You Be My Neighbor”

Athens State to Host Film Screening of “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” Dateline: January 28, 2019 Athens State University will be hosting a film screening of “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” on Friday, February 8 at 5:00 pm in McCandless Hall. This event is free and open to the public.… Continue Reading Athens State to Host Film Screening of “Won’t You Be My Neighbor”
January 23, 2019

The Scottsboro Boys to Premiere in Alabama

January 23, 2019 Athens, AL – The Alabama Center for the Arts (ACA), Athens State University, Calhoun Community College, Red Mountain Theatre Company, and The Princess Theatre will host a press event on Thursday, January 24, 2019, 3:30 PM at The Princess Theater to announce details for the Alabama premiere of… Continue Reading The Scottsboro Boys to Premiere in Alabama
January 15, 2019

Alumni Association Seeking Award Nominations

January 7, 2019

Center for Lifelong Learning to Host Community Breakfast

Center for Lifelong Learning to Host Community Breakfast Dateline: January 7, 2018 Athens State University’s Center for Lifelong Learning will be hosting a “CommUNITY Breakfast” in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Friday, January 25 at 8:30 am. Dr. Carolyn McKinstry, survivor of the 1963 Sixteenth Street Baptist… Continue Reading Center for Lifelong Learning to Host Community Breakfast
December 2, 2018

“Sean of the South” to Speak at Athens State

“Sean of the South” to Speak at Athens State   December 2, 2018 Athens State University is pleased to announce that Sean of the South (Sean Dietrich) will be coming to campus for “An Evening with Sean of the South” on Thursday, January 17 at 6:00 PM. The event, sponsored… Continue Reading “Sean of the South” to Speak at Athens State
December 2, 2018

Hodges Named Interim Dean of College of Education

Hodges Named Interim Dean of College of Education   December 2, 2018 Athens State University has appointed Dr. Rosemary Hodges as its interim Dean of the College of Education, effective December 2018. This selection follows the departure of former dean, Dr. Patricia Sims, who accepted the position of President at… Continue Reading Hodges Named Interim Dean of College of Education
December 2, 2018

Athens State Raises Money for Student Success During Giving Tuesday

Athens State Raises Money for Student Success During Giving Tuesday   December 2, 2018 Athens State University recently participated in Giving Tuesday, a nationwide day of fundraising. Thanks to the generosity of donors, the University was able to raise over $6,500, which will directly impact student success by funding scholarships.… Continue Reading Athens State Raises Money for Student Success During Giving Tuesday