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Athens State Welcomes Torregrosa as Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Athens State University is pleased to welcome Dr. Robert Torregrosa to campus as its new Assistant Professor of Chemistry. He received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Kansas and was a Visiting Research Scholar at the University of…

Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention and Concert Series Announcement

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have received a number of calls and emails concerning the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention and related Concert Series. These are truly unprecedented times that have created a lot of uncertainty. For that…

Dr. Lee Vartanian Named Dean of College of Education

Dateline: February 26, 2020 After an extensive, nationwide search that produced a number of highly-qualified candidates, Athens State University has appointed Dr. Lee Vartanian as Dean of the College of Education effective July 2020. Dr. Vartanian received his bachelor’s degree…

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…

Faculty Participate in Open Educational Resources Workshop

Faculty Participate in Open Educational Resources Workshop Dateline: March 29, 2019 On March 28, a cohort of Athens State faculty took part in a hands-on workshop on developing and integrating free Open Educational Resources (OER) into courses.  The March workshop…