Athens State Ranked as One of the Nation’s Top 25 Religion Degrees

Dateline: July 15, 2019 Athens State University’s Bachelor of Arts in Religion has been named one of the best in the country by Bachelor’s Degree Center. Ranked in the top 25 nationwide, the program made the list of Best Bachelors in Ministry Degree Programs for 2019. Athens State has offered a degree in religion [...]

2019-07-23T11:38:55-05:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

Homecoming Set for July 26-27

Dateline: June 19, 2019 All alumni, students, faculty, staff, family, and friends of Athens State University are cordially invited to take a journey “Over the Moon” for the University’s annual Homecoming Celebration and Summer Commencement. This year’s space-themed event was inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing and will commemorate [...]

2019-07-03T08:53:30-05:00July 3rd, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

“Hebrew the Bear” Quilt Gifted to Athens State University

Dateline: June 21, 2019 As part of the City of Athens Bicentennial Bash in November 2018, the Friendship Quilters Guild created quilts that represent iconic and historic places in Athens and Limestone County. To represent Athens State University, Jane Cook of Madison, Alabama created the “Hebrew the Bear” quilt and won 2nd place in [...]

2019-07-03T08:54:12-05:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

Athens State Ranked in Top 10 Best Online Supply Chain Management Programs

Dateline: June 10, 2019 Athens State University’s online Supply Chain Management degree program has been named one of the best in the country by BestColleges.com. Ranked #6 nationwide, the program rose six spots from its place on last year’s list. Supply Chain Management is one of the fastest growing jobs in the United States [...]

2019-07-03T08:55:49-05:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

Rachel O’Sullivan Appointed Director of Major Gifts

Dateline: June 7, 2019 Athens State is pleased to announce the appointment of Rachel O’Sullivan as Director of Major Gifts and Annual Giving within the Office of University Advancement. O’Sullivan holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame with concentrations in Economics and German and a master’s degree in International Management from [...]

2019-07-03T08:56:21-05:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

53rd Annual Fiddlers Convention Set for October 3-5

Dateline: June 5, 2019 Athens State University will host the 53rd annual Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention, presented by Huntsville International Airport, from October 3-5 at the school’s campus in Athens, Alabama. Musical competitions will be held on the Alabama Farmers Cooperative Main Stage in front of Founders Hall and the Aetos Systems Stage [...]

2019-07-03T08:56:55-05:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

Golf Classic Raises $20,000 for Scholarships

Dateline: May 30, 2019 The Athens State University Alumni Association hosted the 28th Annual Golf Classic on May 23. The event, held at Canebrake Club in Athens, raised approximately $20,000 for student scholarships. The generosity of golfers, donors, and volunteers helped fund student scholarships ranging in amount from $1,500-$4,000 annually. Prizes were awarded for [...]

2019-07-03T08:57:29-05:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

Athens State University Names Dr. Philip Way as 37th President

Dateline: May 21, 2019 The Athens State University Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Philip Way as the 37th president of Athens State University. The appointment was made after a unanimous vote by Board members at its meeting on Friday, May 17. Way, who currently serves as Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student [...]

2019-07-03T08:58:21-05:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: NEWS|

Athens State Ranked Among Best Online HR Degree Programs

Dateline: May 13, 2019 Athens State University’s online Bachelor in Human Resource Management degree program has been named one of the best in the country by TheBestSchools.org. Ranked #7 nationwide, the program was chosen based on its quality and the types of courses offered. The faculty, rankings, awards, and reputation of the University were [...]

2019-07-03T08:58:59-05:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: NEWS|