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    Summer 2022 Graduation

    Details to be announced.

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    Athens State Signs CO-OP Agreement with Local Universities

    Athens State University recently signed a Co-Op Agreement with Calhoun Community College, Alabama A&M University, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, and the University of North Alabama that will allow […]

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    Barth Named Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management

    After an extensive, nationwide search that produced a number of highly-qualified candidates, Athens State University has appointed Dr. Richard Barth as Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management. Barth, who currently […]

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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 […]

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    Andrew Dollar Named Director of Center for Lifelong Learning

    Athens State University is pleased to welcome Andrew Dollar as the new Director of the Center for Lifelong Learning. He assumed this position on September 1, 2020. A native of […]

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    Kerner Named Interim Dean of College of Business, Wright Named Associate Dean

    Athens State University is pleased to announce that Dr. Jim Kerner has been appointed as the Interim Dean of the College of Business and Dr. Lionel Wright has been appointed […]

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    Smith Named Interim Provost, LaFevor Named Interim VP for Academic Affairs

    Athens State University is pleased to announce that Dr. Jackie Smith has been appointed as its interim Provost and Dr. Kim LaFevor has been appointed as its interim Vice President […]

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    Athens State to Host Annual Veterans Day Program

    Athens State University will host its annual Veterans Day program on November 11 at 10:00 am. This year’s event will be virtual and available to view via Zoom. Ted Janusz […]

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    Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention

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    Fiddlers Concert Series: Mile Twelve

    Although their sound is rooted in traditional bluegrass, Mile Twelve surveys a broader landscape on their newest album, “City on a Hill.” All five band members bring their own influences […]

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    31st Annual Alumni Association Golf Classic

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    An Evening with Sean of the South featuring Sean Dietrich

    Tickets will go on sale mid-summer. More information coming soon!

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    “50 Year Club” at Graduation Ceremony

    More details to come.

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    Fiddlers Concert Series: The Quebe Sisters

    With over fifteen years of touring to date, The Quebe Sisters have delivered their authentic triple fiddle and three-part harmony sound to the concert halls and festivals of North America, […]

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    Bicentennial Review of Athens State’s History

    Dr. Robert Burkhardt will share his findings and present an updated history of Athens State University during this Lunch & Learn event.

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    Independence Day

    The campus will be closed.

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    Methodist Church & Southern Colleges Lunch & Learn featuring Dr. Lovett H. Weems, Jr.

    Join us for “The Common Good — A Timeless Measure of Faith & Education,” a Lunch & Learn featuring Dr. Lovett H. Weems, Jr. This event is part of the […]

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    Lunch & Learn: Financial Literacy

    Dr. Ryan Davis will be joining us for a financial literacy presentation focusing on debt and long-term planning. The presentation is open for all students, faculty, staff, and community members. […]

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    Jillian Gardner Organ Recital

    Join us for a special recital by Jillian Gardner on the historic McCandless Hall organ as part of the “Athens Forever” Bicentennial Series! The performance will take place on June […]

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    Memorial Day

    The campus will be closed.

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    Lunch & Learn: Stress Management

    Dr. Patricia Matuszek will be joining us for a presentation on stress management. The presentation is open to all students, faculty, staff, and community members. Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_n6m-st5wTOmLbN1J7Cpgyw The contents […]

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    Fiddlers Concert Series: Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers

    Having gained the reputation as a band who always chooses great songs for their projects, the recognizable sound of Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, with their rich vocals, have […]

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    New Exhibits at the Alabama Center for the Arts

    The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of two new exhibits this month: “Celebrating the Life, Art, and Spirit of Guy McClure, Jr.,” featuring works […]

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    Spring 2022 Graduation

    9:00 am – College of Arts and Sciences 12:00 pm – College of Business 3:00 pm – College of Education

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    Earth Day and Outdoor EXPO

    Keep Athens-Limestone Beautiful’s annual event is FREE and open to the public! Most events will take place in Carter Gymnasium; signage will be placed to point you to the various […]

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    Graduate New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Sessions

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Sessions

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Sessions

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Sessions

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Sessions

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    Athenian Players Present: Lady Windermere’s Fan

    ‘My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people’s’ Lady Windermere has a happy marriage – or, at least, that’s what she believes until one of London […]

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    Athenian Players Present: Lady Windermere’s Fan

    ‘My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people’s’ Lady Windermere has a happy marriage – or, at least, that’s what she believes until one of London […]

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    Athenian Players Present: Lady Windermere’s Fan

    ‘My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people’s’ Lady Windermere has a happy marriage – or, at least, that’s what she believes until one of London […]

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    The History of Rock & Roll

    Presented by Chris Vrenna and Waymon E. Burke RSVP by April 13: tanja.mitchell@calhoun.edu

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    CONNECTED: High School Student Career Development Event

    Keynote Speaker, Mrs. Melva Tate ‐ “Your Next—Planning Career Success in a Global Society” We live and work in a world where we are connected with other people – socially, […]

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    Investing – A Financial Literacy Workshop

    Please join us for a Zoom workshop, “Investing – A Financial Literacy Workshop,” on 4/5/22 from 11:30am-12:30pm. The purpose of this free workshop is to introduce core financial literacy topics […]

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    Stress, Coping Skills & Self-Care Webinar

      Bre Newell is the Sexual Assault Prevention Educator at Crisis Services of North Alabama. She has been involved with CSNA since early 2021. In her time there, she has […]

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    CONNECTED: Network Mix and Mingle

    A part of CONNECTED: Providing Career Opportunities Through Diversity & Inclusion Complimentary beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served

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    CONNECTED: DE&I Panel Discussion

    A part of CONNECTED: Providing Career Opportunities Through Diversity & Inclusion Join us for an exclusive opportunity to learn about local employers and their diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.

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    STEM Seminar Series: Effects of Habitat Alteration on Amphibians

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    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 […]

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    Graduate Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted graduate students to help them you get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into […]

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    Graduate Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted graduate students to help them you get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them you get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help you get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them you get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help you get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    “Ain’t I A Woman!” Lunch & Learn

    Join us as we welcome the Core Ensemble presentation of “Ain’t I A Woman!” The event celebrates the lives of four significant African American women: ex-slave and abolitionist Sojourner Truth, […]

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    Special Engagement: Dan Tyminski

    Join us for a special engagement featuring Dan Tyminski presented by the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention in conjunction with the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Concert Series! For […]

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    U.S. Customs and Border Protection Career Info Session

    ALL MAJORS WELCOME! Are you interested in a career with U.S. Customs and Border Protection? Athens State students and alumni have been invited to participate in an information session on […]

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    Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance

    Please join us as the Office of Student Inclusion Initiatives and the Student Success Center welcome Core Ensemble for a Diversity Day Event titled “Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the […]

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    Fiddlers Concert Series: Appalachian Roadshow

    Appalachian Roadshow is a visionary acoustic ensemble, bringing new-generation interpretations of traditional Americana, Bluegrass, and Folk songs, as well as offering innovative original music, all presented with a common thread […]

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    Lunch & Learn: Mastering Life’s Twists & Turns

    Join us as we host Kathy Cleveland Bull for a webinar on “Mastering Life’s Twists & Turns.” The contents of the Workshop were developed under a grant from the Department […]

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    Black History Month Lunch & Learn

    Huntsville Council Member, Mr. John Meredith, will be speaking at a Black History Month Lunch & Learn on Thursday, February 3 at 11:30 AM in the Athens State University Ballroom […]

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    From History to Hip Hop

    Please join us as soul singer Jonathan Blanchard leads an interactive concert and storytelling experience called “History to Hip Hop” that chronicles the evolution of African American Music, from the […]

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    An Evening with Temple Grandin

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    Coping with Anxiety Through Gratitude

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    Boeing Hiring Information Session

    Athens State University’s Career Development Center will be hosting a Boeing Hiring Information Session that will take place on 11/18/2021 at 6:00 p.m. This event will be held in downtown […]

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    U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Virtual Information Session

    The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol invites Athens State students to participate in an information session about CBP’s frontline career opportunities, the application process, resume tips, and more! For additional […]

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    Careers with FBI Redstone

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    The Athenian Players present “Log Cabin” by Jordan Harrison

    The Athenian Players invite you to join them for their Fall 2021 performance of Log Cabin by Jordan Harrison. Described by TheatreMania as an examination of “our impulse to slam […]

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    The Athenian Players present “Log Cabin” by Jordan Harrison

    The Athenian Players invite you to join them for their Fall 2021 performance of Log Cabin by Jordan Harrison. Described by TheatreMania as an examination of “our impulse to slam […]

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    The Athenian Players present “Log Cabin” by Jordan Harrison

    The Athenian Players invite you to join them for their Fall 2021 performance of Log Cabin by Jordan Harrison. Described by TheatreMania as an examination of “our impulse to slam […]

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    The Athenian Players present “Log Cabin” by Jordan Harrison

    The Athenian Players invite you to join them for their Fall 2021 performance of Log Cabin by Jordan Harrison. Described by TheatreMania as an examination of “our impulse to slam […]

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    The Athenian Players present “Log Cabin” by Jordan Harrison

    The Athenian Players invite you to join them for their Fall 2021 performance of Log Cabin by Jordan Harrison. Described by TheatreMania as an examination of “our impulse to slam […]

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    The Athenian Players present “Log Cabin” by Jordan Harrison

    The Athenian Players invite you to join them for their Fall 2021 performance of Log Cabin by Jordan Harrison. Described by TheatreMania as an examination of “our impulse to slam […]

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    Veterans Day Program, Featuring PeggyLee Wright

    PeggyLee Wright, President of “The Company You Keep,” will be speaking at a Veterans Day luncheon on Thursday, November 11 at 11:00 AM at the Alabama Veterans Museum on West […]

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    Fiddlers Concert Series: Delmore Brothers Tribute, Featuring Chris Jones & the Night Drivers with Special Guest Paul Kramer

    Please join us for our first concert as part of the 2021-2022 Series, as Chris Jones and Paul Kramer pay respect to the Delmore Brothers in an honorary tribute! Chris […]

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    Fiddlers Concert Series: Kenny & Amanda Smith

    Winners of the IBMA’s prestigious “Emerging Artist of the Year” award in 2003, the Kenny and Amanda Smith Band combines gutsy, heartfelt vocals, brilliant instrumental talents, and a powerful, contemporary sense of […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    New Student Information Session

    This session is for newly admitted students to help them get started at Athens State. You must be an admitted student and will be required to log into your MyAthens […]

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    Preview Day

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    Spring Break

    No classes – Monday, March 21 through Friday, March 25. The campus will be closed from Wednesday, March 23 through Friday, March 25.

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    Christmas Break – Campus Closed

    The campus is closed and will reopen Tuesday, January 4th.

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    Martin Luther King, Jr Day

    The campus will be closed.

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    Fall 2021 Graduation

    Saturday, December 4, 2021 Carter Physical Education Center – Gymnasium College of Business: 9:00 am College of Education: 12:00 pm *College of Arts & Sciences: 3:00 pm *includes students seeking […]

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    Thanksgiving Break – No Classes

    No classes.

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    Let’s Budget – A Financial Literacy Workshop

    Please join us as we welcome Dr. Ryan Davis in a discussion on budgeting and related topics. The contents of the Workshop were developed under a grant from the U.S. […]

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    Unconscious Bias – a Diversity & Inclusion Webinar

    Please join us as we welcome Valerie Alexander, author, speaker, screenwriter, and director, in a talk concerning unconscious bias and how to overcome it. In this discussion, we will learn […]

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    Fiddlers Convention

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    LifeSouth Athens State Blood Drive

    LOOK FOR BLOODMOBILE NEAR STUDENT CENTER! All donors receive a $10 e-gift card!

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    Athens Forever Series Lunch & Learn

    “Crossing Bows for the Championship: A History of Fiddling in America & Limestone County, Alabama,” an Athens Forever Series Lunch & Learn Please join us for this Athens Forever Series […]

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    Virtual Pizza Toast to the New School Year

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    Summer Commencement

    Homecoming weekend will continue on Saturday, July 31 as we honor the Athens College Classes of 1970 and 1971, who will be celebrating the 50th year of their commencement, alongside […]

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    Computer Science Capstone Project Presentation

    Back in 2017 a team of students partnered with the Learn To Read Council of Athens and Limestone County to re-design their website, which can be seen at https://www.learn-to-read.org/.   Four years […]

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    Homecoming

    All alumni, students, faculty, staff, friends, and members of the Athens State community are invited to join Athens State University for our annual HOMECOMING CELEBRATION as we recognize and celebrate […]

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    Alumni Town Hall

    On Thursday, April 15, 2021, the Athens State University Alumni Association will host a virtual town hall meeting from McCandless Hall. Given the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, we want […]

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    2021 Festival of the Cranes Exhibit Now Open

    The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of the 7th annual juried Festival of the Cranes Exhibit in the Center’s Walking Gallery. The show will […]

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    Athens State to Offer BFA In Art

    Beginning in Fall 2021, Athens State University will offer students the opportunity to obtain a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Art. The BFA degree is for students who are serious about […]

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    Psychology Students Engage with the Community to Give Back

    Each semester, students from the Department of Behavioral Sciences/Psychology intern at various sites within the community. Also, students are required to complete a service project at the end of the […]

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    “LOOK” Senior Art Exhibit to be Held Virtually

    Athens State University faculty, staff, and students at the Alabama Center for the Arts have had to adjust to a “less-than-ideal” ending to the spring semester thanks to the COVID-19 […]

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    Athens State University Earns Tree Campus USA Recognition

    Athens State University has received the honor of being recognized by Tree Campus USA for the year 2019 by promoting healthy trees and engaging students and staff in forestry conservation […]

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    Athenian Players to Present INK

    The Athenian Players invite you to join them for their Spring 2020 performance of INK, “A play about the creation of the Rorschach test, finding your better half, and living […]

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    Athens State Students Win Addy Awards

    Two Athens State students were recently honored at the 2019-2020 American Advertising Awards in Huntsville. Ashley Rumph won a Silver ADDY for her still photography campaign “The Road.” Alison Scalf […]

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    Virtual Open House

    Are you ready to transfer and finish your degree but just aren’t sure about your next steps? Or maybe you’re just not sure where you are in the transfer process […]

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    “Convalescence” by Jane Philips Now Open

    The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the opening of “Convalescence,” a collection of paintings by Jane Philips. Philips describes the exhibit as a collection that “catalogues […]

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    Retention Rates Increase Thanks to Title III Pathways Grant

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    Testing Center Receives National Recertification

    The National College Testing Association (NCTA) has awarded recertification to the Athens State University Testing Center. NCTA certification is based on a review of professional testing practices including testing integrity, […]

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    M.S. Strategic Leadership and Business Analytics to be Offered in Spring 2021

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    Men of Kennis program filling need for male teachers of color in the classroom

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    Athenian Players Present: Clue Stay at Home Version

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    Athenian Players Present: Clue Stay at Home Version

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    Athenian Players Present: Clue Stay at Home Version

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    Golf Classic Raises Over $35,000 for Scholarships

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    ACA Opens Two New Gallery Shows

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    Athens State to Host Annual Constitution Day Celebration

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    Athens State Awarded Suicide Prevention Grant

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    Athens State Degree Programs Receive ABET Accreditation

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    Accounting Club Receives 2020 Gold Award of Excellence, Outstanding Student Chapter

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    Athens State Receives National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education Designation

    The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Athens State University as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) through the academic […]

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    Athens State Receives Approval to Offer Two New Degree Programs

    Dateline: June 12, 2020 Athens State University has been approved by the Alabama Commission on Higher Education (ACHE) to offer two new bachelor’s degree programs and two new “badge” programs, […]

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    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 […]

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    Important Message from Athens State Leadership

    Dear Faculty, Staff, and Students: The realities that face us on a daily basis are constant reminders of the disparities that permeate our society. In these past few months, we […]

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    ACA Foundation Accepting Proposals for “Urban Art Initiative”

    The Alabama Center for the Arts Foundation is currently accepting professional artist proposals for permanent public art installations as part of its “Urban Art Initiative” program. Proposed art should serve […]

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    College of Business Programs Ranked Among Best & Most Affordable in 2020

    Dateline: April 15, 2020 Three online programs in Athens State University’s College of Business have been ranked among the best and/or most affordable in the country for the year 2020. […]

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    Athens State University Joins “Universities Studying Slavery” Consortium

    Dateline: March 24, 2020 Athens State University is pleased to announce its membership in the Universities Studying Slavery (USS) consortium. The association works collaboratively with other universities to empower them […]

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    Athens State Named Most Affordable Online Supply Chain Management Degree

    Dateline: March 11, 2020 Athens State University’s online Supply Chain Management degree program has been named the most affordable in the country by Great Business Schools. Athens State’s Logistics and […]

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    Youth Art Month Under Way at ACA

    Dateline: March 10, 2020 This March, the Alabama Center for the Arts is celebrating Youth Art Month, a yearly showcase of talent in the visual arts. The Annual Showcase of […]

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    Athens State Earns Military Friendly Designation

    Dateline: February 19, 2020 Athens State University has earned a Military Friendly School designation for 2020-2021 from Military Friendly. The 625 schools nationwide included on this list provide the best […]

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    “Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance” coming to the ACA

    Dateline: February 4, 2020 The Alabama Center for the Arts (ACA) will welcome artists from the Core Ensemble to perform the chamber music theatre work Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of […]

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    Athens State Signs Partnership Agreement with Drake State Community & Technical College

    Dateline: January 9, 2020 – Athens State University signed a partnership agreement with Drake State Community & Technical College on January 9 that creates a transfer pathway for African-American males […]