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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
December 2, 2018

Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series Announced

Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series Announced   December 2, 2018 Athens State University Foundation and the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention Steering Committee are pleased to introduce the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series. This four-part series, leading up to the 2019 Fiddlers Convention in October,… Continue Reading Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series Announced
December 2, 2018

“Committed” to Hold Holiday Concert at Athens State

“Committed” to Hold Holiday Concert at Athens State   December 2, 2018 Athens State University’s Center for Lifelong Learning is pleased to announce that the Grammy-award nominated a cappella group “Committed” will be performing a Holiday Concert at Athens State University on Friday, December 7 at 7:00 PM. The event,… Continue Reading “Committed” to Hold Holiday Concert at Athens State
November 19, 2018

Community Band Christmas Concert to be Held December 2nd

Dateline: November 19, 2018 The Athens State University Community Band is gearing up for its annual Christmas Concert. The Community Band is made up of volunteer musicians from a six county area and is led by Director Steven Porter. The concert is scheduled for Sunday, December 2 at 3:00 pm in… Continue Reading Community Band Christmas Concert to be Held December 2nd
November 19, 2018

Athens State Participates in Worlds of Work Event

Athens State Participates in “Worlds of Work” Event   Dateline: November 16, 2018, Athens, AL – On October 25 and 26, 2018, Athens State University faculty, staff, and students participated in the “Worlds of Work” event hosted by North Alabama Works at Northwest-Shoals Community College. During the two-day event, more… Continue Reading Athens State Participates in Worlds of Work Event
November 16, 2018

Staff Senate Raises Money for Breast Cancer Awareness

Dateline: November 16, 2018 The Athens State University Staff Senate raised almost $900 during their annual Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser. All of the money collected was donated to the Athens-Limestone Hospital Foundation to be used for mammogram scholarships and women’s health machines. For this year’s fundraiser, the Staff Senate sold Pink Ribbon cards.… Continue Reading Staff Senate Raises Money for Breast Cancer Awareness
November 12, 2018

“Shakti” Exhibit by Tiril Benton to Open at the Center for the Arts

Dateline: November 9, 2018 The Alabama Center for the Arts will be opening a new exhibit titled shakti on Thursday, November 29, 2018. The exhibit will feature artwork by award-winning artist, Tiril Benton. Tiril has participated in a lifetime of immersion in the arts, culminating in a wonderful body of… Continue Reading “Shakti” Exhibit by Tiril Benton to Open at the Center for the Arts