Athens State Student and HudsonAlpha Intern Presents Research at BioTrain

State Biology Education student Lorianna Fortenberry, one of 26 students from across the state selected for a HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology internship, concluded the program Thursday by participating in a poster presentation exhibiting her experience. Fortenberry was the recipient of…

Thelma Sawyer McGraw, Alumnae of the Class of 1943, Makes Return Visit

Ms. Thelma Louise Sawyer McGraw, Class of 1943, visited the campus of Athens State University recently. She was accompanied by her daughter, Paula Burns, and granddaughter, Stacey Burns. McGraw and her family were taking a trip down “memory lane” while…

Fiddlers Convention Officially Decreed the Home of Alabama State Fiddle Champion

The Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention has been named the home to the Alabama State Fiddle Champion. This distinction begins with this year’s annual music festival held the first weekend in October on the campus of Athens State University.…

Huntsville Hospital Executive Kelli Powers to speak at Commencement

Huntsville Hospital Health System Chief Financial Officer Kelli Powers will be the keynote speaker at Athens State University’s summer commencement on Saturday, August 2 at 9 a.m. Graduation exercises will be in the front of Founders Hall on Athens State’s…

Athens State Nationally Ranked Among the Most Affordable

Athens University has been recently named among the most affordable institutions of higher education in two national publications.  AffordableCollegesOnline.com ranks Athens State number one with the most affordable tuition rate for online coursework in Alabama.  OnlineU.com ranks four disciplines in…