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  • National Award for Student Refunds Disbursement Program
    January 13, 2022 - Angelo State University has received a 2021 Achieving Campus Efficiency (ACE) Award from BM Technologies in recognition of ASU’s exceptional efforts in the electronic disbursement of financial aid credit balance refunds to students using the BankMobile Disbursements service.

  • Nursing Online M.S.N. Degrees Ranked Top 10 in U.S.
    January 10, 2022 - Angelo State University’s online Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) degree programs have been ranked among the best and most affordable in the nation for 2021-22 by multiple higher education resource guides, with the majority of the rankings landing in the top 10.

  • Mathematics Student Wins State Manufacturing Video Contest
    January 5, 2022 - Alexis Washington of Porter, a freshman mathematics major at Angelo State University, won the Grand Prize in the inaugural Math4 Manufacturing student video contest conducted by the University of Texas Charles A. Dana Center.

  • School Counseling Prof Earns State Advocacy Award
    December 9, 2021 - Dr. Lesley Casarez of Angelo State University’s graduate education faculty received the 2021 John Shirley Advocacy Award from the Texas Counseling Association (TCA) at the TCA’s 65th annual Professional Growth Conference in Galveston.

  • 2021 Fall Commencement Ceremonies
    December 7, 2021 - Nearly 750 students are scheduled to walk the stage during Angelo State University’s three fall commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 11, in the Junell Center/Stephens Arena, 2235 S. Jackson St.

  • Fall 2021 Alpha Chi Honor Society Inductees
    December 6, 2021 - Angelo State University’s chapter of the Alpha Chi national honor society recently inducted 59 new members for the fall 2021 semester during a ceremony in the Houston Harte University Center.

  • Fall 2021 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Inductees
    December 3, 2021 - Angelo State University’s chapter of the Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) national honor society recently inducted its fall 2021 class of 86 students during a special virtual initiation ceremony on Facebook.

  • Ram Powerlifters Win Gold at Longhorn Open
    December 2, 2021 - Two members of Angelo State University’s Ram Powerlifting Club brought home first-place medals from the U.S.A. Powerlifting 2021 Longhorn Open competition at the University of Texas at Austin.

  • Education Honor Society Wins National ‘ACE’ Award
    November 22, 2021 - Angelo State University’s Mu Gamma chapter of the Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) international honor society for education has received a 2021 Achieving Chapter Excellence (ACE) Award from the KDP national organization for chapter activities during 2019-21.

  • Political Science Student Wins National Conference Award
    November 19, 2021 - Kristen Kilpatrick of Abilene, a political science major at Angelo State University, earned a Distinguished Delegate Award at the 25th annual Eugene Scassa Mock Organization of American States (ESMOAS) Collegiate Summit of the Americas Conference earlier this month at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio.

  • Angelo State Earns AACSB International Accreditation
    November 17, 2021 - AACSB International (AACSB) announces that Angelo State University has earned business accreditation for its Norris-Vincent College of Business. Founded in 1916, AACSB is the longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools, and the largest business education network connecting learners, educators, and businesses worldwide.

  • Angelo State Alum Appointed New ASU Freshman College Dean
    November 16, 2021 - Dr. Micheal W. Salisbury, dean of the Angelo State University College of Graduate Studies and Research, has been appointed the new dean of ASU’s Freshman College, effective Dec. 1.

  • LeGrand Named Angelo State’s 2021 R.A.M. Veteran of the Year
    November 11, 2021 - Dr. Robert LeGrand, a well-known local physician and retired U.S. Air Force major, was named Angelo State University’s 2021 Remembering Angelo’s Military (R.A.M.) Veteran of the Year during ASU’s annual Veterans Day Luncheon today (Nov. 11) in the Houston Harte University Center.

  • Chemistry Student Group Earns National Honor
    November 9, 2021 - Angelo State University’s student chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) has received a Commendable Award from the national ACS Committee on Education for the chapter’s activities during the 2020-21 academic year.

  • Angelo State Awarded $36 Million for Infrastructure Upgrades
    November 4, 2021 - Angelo State University is set to receive $36 million in Capital Construction Assistance Projects (CCAP) funding through Texas Senate Bill 52 for infrastructure improvements to the underground water systems in the ASU Central Plant.

  • Angelo State Adds New Doctoral Degree in Counseling Psychology
    October 28, 2021 - Angelo State University has added a new Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) in counseling psychology degree program that will prepare graduates to become licensed psychologists (LPs) in the state of Texas. It is the second doctoral degree now offered by ASU.

  • $4.77 Million U.S. Department of Education Grant for STEM Enhancement Project
    October 20, 2021 - Angelo State University has been awarded a $4.77 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education for a new project designed to enhance ASU’s enrollment, retention and graduation rates for Hispanic, low-income and other under-represented student groups in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

  • Casillas, White Join ASU Foundation Board of Trustees
    October 18, 2021 - Angelo State University alumni Oscar Casillas and Jerod White have joined the Board of Trustees for the ASU Foundation, a public, nonprofit organization established to provide financial assistance to ASU, primarily through gifts and earnings on endowed funds.

  • Registration Opens for Angelo State Foreign Language Competition
    October 13, 2021 - Angelo State University’s annual Foreign Language Competition for students representing local and regional junior high and high schools will make its return in a virtual format in January 2022, and advance registration for contestants will be open Oct. 15-31.

  • ‘Rams Tackle Hunger’ & Ram Jam to Highlight ASU Game Day
    September 30, 2021 - Angelo State University is inviting the community to take part in a full day of family-friendly activities on Saturday, Oct. 2, including the kickoff of the “Rams Tackle Hunger” food drive, a Ram Jam tailgate party with a free concert, a volleyball match and a football game.