ALABAMA AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY NEWS



Alabama State University Reopens
Classes will resume at Alabama State University on Friday, January 19.


Urgent Message to All ASU Students and Employees
Alabama State University will remain closed on Thursday due to potentially hazardous road conditions.


ASU to Celebrate 118th Founders’ Week
Read and Rise, a Community College Tour and the annual Founders’ Day Convocation are part of the upcoming celebration of Alabama State University’s 118th Founders’ Week.


Birmingham Mayor to Speak at ASU’s MLK Convocation
Randall Woodfin, mayor of Birmingham, Ala., will be the guest speaker for the annual MLK Convocation.


ASU Co-Sponsors Citywide Celebration to Honor Dr. King
ASU's College of Visual and Performing Arts and the Friends of the Theatre partner with Troy University to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


ASU Graduate Student Wins ERN Travel Award
A student is ASU's forensic science graduate program has won a travel award to present her research.


World Leading Scientist to Speak at 2018 Annual Research Symposium
ASU's 2018 Research Symposium will feature one of the world's top scientists.


A Look Ahead: Upcoming Dates for 2018
With 2017 coming to a close, there’s a lot to look forward to in the New Year. Here are some expected highlights for 2018:


Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2018 Spirit of Marion/Tullibody Awards
The deadline to nominate a deserving ASU alumnus for the 2018 Spirit of Marion or Spirit of Tullibody Award is Jan. 8, 2018.


Judge Shanta Owens to Speak at ASU’s 296th Commencement Exercises
Alabama State University will confer more than 400 undergraduate and graduate degrees during its Fall Commencement Exercises on Dec. 8.


Faculty Member Receives Grant to Teach International Course on Cancer Health Disparity
Dr. Manoj Mishra will teach a course focused on cancer health disparities.


ASU's BFA Dance Launches Fundraising Effort to Perform at International Dance Conference
Emerging artists and faculty members are seeking financial assistance to participate in a unique dance conference in Los Angeles.


ASU Graduates Establish Teacher Education Scholarship
The “Dr. Johnny Sanders, Jr., and Dr. Rubye Coleman-Sanders Teacher Education Scholarship Fund” will provide financial support for a junior or senior student who has been admitted to the teacher education program in the College of Education.


A Descendant of the Marion Nine Connects the Dots
Several descendants of the University's founders were in attendance during a genealogical presentation at the National Center.


ASU Breakfast Celebrates ‘CommUniversity”
“Celebrating CommUniversity” was the topic of discussion for several hundred Montgomery-area business leaders and community members who gathered to share breakfast and kick off the 2017 Turkey Day Classic.


Alumna Offers Life Coaching Services
Dr. Jacqueline Jones-Triche is a life coach for academic and professional development.


Marching Hornets Invited to the 2019 Tournament of Roses Parade
The Alabama State University world-renowned Mighty Marching Hornets Band is headed to the prestigious Tournament of Roses Parade in 2019.


Hollywood Insider Gives ASU Students Tools to Launch Entertainment Career
Stacy Milner, a former executive with NBC and Paramount Studios, conducted a symposium and job fair for students interested in careers in Hollywood.


ASU Professors Initiate a New International Peer-Reviewed Journal in STEM Fields
ASU professors have initiated a new peer-reviewed journal, "Frontiers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (FSTEM)," which will be used to publish manuscripts from the participants of the annual Research Symposium.


ASU Releases 2017 Turkey Day Classic Event Schedule
The Turkey Day Classic event schedule features a host of exciting homecoming festivities and fun for the whole family.


ASU-NITY Week Packed with Fun and Enrichment for Students
The Division of Student Affairs will celebrate students during a week of homecoming events.


ASU to Host Descendants of Founding Fathers
Several descendants of the University's founders will participate in a genealogical presentation at the National Center.


ASU Wins AT&T Magic City Classic “It Can Wait” Pledge Competition
Alabama State University and Alabama A&M University took their football rivalry off the Field to engage in distracted driving awareness campaign.


ASU Hosts 24th Career Day with Alumni
The University's annual Career Day with Alumni affords students the opportunity to gain valuable career advice from alumni.


COBA Instructor Pens Case Study Book
An ASU management instructor has co-authored a case study that addresses a variety of workplace issues.