Founders Hall

Athens State to Host Annual Constitution Day Celebration

Athens State University will be hosting its annual Constitution Day Celebration ceremony in the Kares Library Commons Area on Thursday, September 17 at 11:00 am. Dr. Sean Busick, Athens State University Professor of History, will speak on “Remembering the American…
Founders Hall

Delap Named Vice President for Corporate and Community Relations

Delap Named Vice President for Corporate and Community Relations Dr. Joe Delap has been appointed as Athens State University’s Vice President for corporate and Community Relations (VPCCR), a newly-created position to better enable the University to engage with external communities.…

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, all within the University’s College of Business. Beginning fall 2020,…

Alabama Center for the Arts “Continuation” Exhibit Now on Display Virtually

The Alabama Center for the Arts is pleased to announce its newest art exhibit, “Continuation,” on display now through July 1. Because the Center has yet to reopen due to the pandemic, the show is being displayed virtually until visitors…

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…

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 internship. According to Dr. Vanessa Miller, professor, and internship coordinator,…

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 as a positive addition to the Decatur/Morgan County landscape as…