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June 14, 2021

Political Science Student Wins 2021 Congressional Internship

Bailey King of San Angelo, a political science and communication double-major at Angelo State University, has been selected for the ASU Political Science and Philosophy Department’s 2021 Government and Public Service Internship Program in Washington, D.C.

May 4, 2021

2021 Presidential and Distinguished Student Awards Winners

Phyllis Kate Creecy of Denton has been selected to receive Angelo State University’s 2021 Presidential Award as the top graduate in her class, while five other ASU graduating seniors have been selected for 2021 Distinguished Student Awards from their respective academic colleges.

April 13, 2021

Honors Students Selected for Fulbright Research Internships

Jazlynn Lewis of Bandera and Zoey Stormes of Keller, both students in the Angelo State University Honors Program, have been selected for 2021 Fulbright Canada – MITACS Globalink Research Internships.

April 8, 2021

Honors Student Wins Top National STEM Scholarship

Katie Holland, a second-year biology student in the Angelo State University Honors Program, has been awarded a 2021 Goldwater Scholarship, which is considered the nation’s most prestigious undergraduate scholarship in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

July 29, 2020

Spring Honors Graduate Earns Prestigious Teaching Fellowship

Baxter Krug of De Leon, who graduated through the Angelo State University Honors Program in May with his bachelor’s degree in chemistry, has been selected for the 2020 Woodrow Wilson Foundation Teaching Fellowship program in Pennsylvania.

June 8, 2020

Honors History Student Earns Library of Congress Internship

Keely Shaw of San Angelo, a senior history major and honors student at Angelo State University, is one of just 40 college students nationwide selected for the 2020 Library of Congress Junior Fellows summer internship program.

April 27, 2020

Engineering Student Picked for Dept. of Defense Internship/Scholarship Program

Logan Drake of Schertz, a junior mechanical engineering major at Angelo State University, has been selected for the U.S. Department of Defense’s 2020 Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship-for-Service Program.

April 23, 2020

Radical Research: Combating the COVID-19 Virus

While the nation’s healthcare workers battle on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, medical researchers are feverishly working behind the scenes to try to make sure it doesn’t happen again.

November 4, 2019

Angelo State Honors Students to Present Research at National Conference

Ten students in the Angelo State University Honors Program have been selected to present their research projects at the 54th annual National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) Conference Nov. 6-10 in New Orleans, La.

October 28, 2019

Angelo State Honors Students Selected to Attend National Conferences

Kate Creecy, a junior in the Angelo State University Honors Program, has been named a 2019-20 Presidential Fellow by the Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress (CSPC) and will attend the center’s annual Fall Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C., Oct. 30 – Nov. 2.

January 31, 2019

Capitol Gains

Interning on Capitol Hill has been on Angelo State senior Evelyn Burch’s bucket list for a long time.

November 16, 2018

Hungary for Knowledge

Travel to an obscure country – check. Shadow world-renowned surgeons – check. Eat too many gelatos – check. Get a leg up on medical school – check. It’s all in a summer’s work for Angelo State pre-med student Ashton White.

May 7, 2018

Getting Presidential

Exercise science major Brenna Hudson of Pflugerville is ASU’s Presidential Award winner as the top graduate in the Class of 2018.

April 26, 2018

The ASU Experience

In addition to their academics, ASU undergraduate students are encouraged to take part in extracurricular activities like research, community service, studying abroad or joining student organizations. Senior mathematics major Emily Vidal has done them all.

February 19, 2018

A Kindred Seoul

For Angelo State junior and Honors Program student Rachel Boezinger, visiting Korea has been on her radar since high school.

November 10, 2017

The Show Must Go On

If you’ve been to an Angelo State theatre production in the past two years, chances are Julia McDaniel had a hand in it.

October 2, 2017

Nurses Without Borders

Two nursing students in the ASU Honors Program. Two very different backgrounds. Two incredibly fulfilling summer study abroad experiences.

September 25, 2017

History Through Photos

While making summer plans for this year, ASU Honors Program student Jessica Tharp decided to go Dutch.

May 3, 2017

Onward and Upward

For San Angelo native and Angelo State senior Christian Garcia, honoring his family and his heritage have been his motivations throughout his college career.

April 27, 2016

Biology Student Making the Most of Her Opportunities

Small class sizes and a low student-to-faculty ratio brought senior Chelbee Farnen to Angelo State. ASU then sent her to places she never thought possible.

June 2, 2015

Sophomore Selected for Research Program at CERN

Despite being only a sophomore, physics/mathematics major Zach Wimpee has already secured an upcoming academic research experience that most physicists can only dream about.

April 14, 2015

Senior Aimee Denham Heading to Medical School

Senior biology major Aimee Denham is a small-town girl at heart and hopes to return to those roots once she finishes medical school.

November 17, 2014

Duncan Knox: ASU Envoy

For the past three years, ASU senior Duncan Knox has spent almost as much time as an emissary for the university as he has just being a student.