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Mayer Named 2022 R.A.M. Veteran of the Year

November 11, 2022

Mayer Named 2022 R.A.M. Veteran of the Year

Richard Mayer, a U.S. Naval Air Corps veteran and longtime supporter of Angelo State University, was named the 2022 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.

$1 Million Gift to Re-Name Department of English and Modern Languages

November 7, 2022

$1 Million Gift to Re-Name Department of English and Modern Languages

Angelo State University has received a $1 million gift from Dallas-based entrepreneur and philanthropist G. Brint Ryan to establish a permanent endowment benefitting ASU’s Department of English and Modern Languages.

$250,000 Gift for Rambelles Soccer Program

October 26, 2022

$250,000 Gift for Rambelles Soccer Program

Angelo State University has received a $250,000 gift from an anonymous group of supporters to establish a new endowment specifically to benefit the ASU women’s soccer program.

$1 Million Gift for Endowed Chair in History

September 29, 2022

$1 Million Gift for Endowed Chair in History

Angelo State University has received a $1 million gift from the Hardeman Family Foundation to fund the new Dorsey B. Hardeman Endowed Chair in History in the Dr. Arnoldo De León Department of History, a component of ASU’s College of Arts and Humanities.

Mayer Museum Opens Conaway Exhibit

September 8, 2022

Mayer Museum Opens Conaway Exhibit

The Angelo State University Mayer Museum will open a new permanent exhibit highlighting the career of former U.S. Congressman Mike Conaway on Friday, Sept. 9, on the second floor of the museum at 2501 W. Ave. N.

Ground Broken for New Housley Tower on Campus

August 12, 2022

Ground Broken for New Housley Tower on Campus

Angelo State University hosted an official Groundbreaking Ceremony today (Aug. 12) for the new Housley Tower near the center of the ASU campus, with ASU officials, Housley Family members and members of the Texas Tech University System Board of Regents all in attendance.

$1.6 Million Upgrade for ASU Soccer Complex

June 22, 2022

$1.6 Million Upgrade for ASU Soccer Complex

The Angelo State University Soccer Complex is set to undergo a $1.6 million, two-year renovation project that will add additional covered fan seating, a press box and the soccer program’s first dedicated clubhouse.

$2.3 Million Gift for ASU Auditorium Renovations & Naming

June 14, 2022

$2.3 Million Gift for ASU Auditorium Renovations & Naming

Angelo State University has received a $2.3 million gift from prominent local philanthropist and arts enthusiast Elta Joyce McAfee to help fund the restoration and renovation of ASU’s University Auditorium, which will be re-named the Elta Joyce Murphey Auditorium in her honor.

Ceremony to Honor ASU Track & Field Legends Noble & Owusu

March 31, 2022

Ceremony to Honor ASU Track & Field Legends Noble & Owusu

Angelo State University will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the David Noble / ASU Relays track and field meet with a special ceremony on Saturday, April 2, to honor Noble, the longtime ASU track and field coach for whom ASU’s annual home meet is named.

Handball Club Wins National Championship

March 16, 2022

Handball Club Wins National Championship

The Angelo State University Handball Club men’s team brought home both a team and an individual national title from the recent 69th U.S. Handball Association National Collegiate Championships at Missouri State University.

New Campus Bell Tower and Naming Approved

February 25, 2022

New Campus Bell Tower and Naming Approved

The construction of a new bell tower on the Angelo State University campus that will be named in honor of the late entrepreneur and philanthropist, Robert “Bob” Housley, was approved by the Texas Tech University System Board of Regents on Feb. 24 at its regular meeting in El Paso.

Angelo State Earns AACSB International Accreditation

November 17, 2021

Angelo State Earns AACSB International Accreditation

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.

LeGrand Named Angelo State’s 2021 R.A.M. Veteran of the Year

November 11, 2021

LeGrand Named Angelo State’s 2021 R.A.M. Veteran of the Year

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.

Casillas, White Join ASU Foundation Board of Trustees

October 18, 2021

Casillas, White Join ASU Foundation Board of Trustees

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.

Angelo State Launches Virtual Exhibit of West Texas World War II Stories

September 28, 2021

Angelo State Launches Virtual Exhibit of West Texas World War II Stories

Angelo State University’s College of Arts and Humanities has launched a new virtual public exhibition titled “Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times” that chronicles the World War II experiences of a diverse group of people with ties to West Texas.

Angelo State Again Designated a ‘Great College to Work For’

September 16, 2021

Angelo State Again Designated a ‘Great College to Work For’

Angelo State University has been named one of the nation’s 2021 “Great Colleges to Work For” and will be featured in a Sept. 17 special edition of The Chronicle of Higher Education, the major national news source for college and university faculty and administrators.

Angelo State Maintains National ‘Best College’ Ranking by The Princeton Review

September 2, 2021

Angelo State Maintains National ‘Best College’ Ranking by The Princeton Review

For the 13th consecutive year, Angelo State University has been listed by The Princeton Review as one of the country’s best institutions for undergraduate education, an honor that goes to only about 14% of the nation’s more than 2,700 four-year colleges.

Angelo State & UTSA Partner for Cybersecurity Pilot Program in San Angelo

August 26, 2021

Angelo State & UTSA Partner for Cybersecurity Pilot Program in San Angelo

Communities to become more cyber secure thanks to $1.67 Million NSA Grant

2020-21 Rodgers Distinguished Awards Winners

August 19, 2021

2020-21 Rodgers Distinguished Awards Winners

Phillip Nichelson, Dr. Crystal Kreitler and Dr. Kimberly Livengood have been selected to receive the 2020-21 Gary and Pat Rodgers Distinguished Awards honoring outstanding staff, faculty and administrators at Angelo State University.

Ribbon Cutting Officially Opens ASU Mayer Museum

May 21, 2021

Ribbon Cutting Officially Opens ASU Mayer Museum

Angelo State University officially dedicated its new Mayer Museum during a ribbon cutting ceremony today (May 21), and the facility will be open to the public beginning the morning of Saturday, May 22.

New Mission & Vision Statements Approved by Board of Regents

May 13, 2021

New Mission & Vision Statements Approved by Board of Regents

The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents approved Angelo State University’s revised Mission Statement and Vision Statement at its regular meeting today (May 13) in Lubbock.

History Department Named for Retired Professor Emeritus

May 7, 2021

History Department Named for Retired Professor Emeritus

Angelo State University’s Department of History has been officially re-named the Dr. Arnoldo De León Department of History in honor of the longtime ASU professor who is acknowledged as one of the nation’s preeminent scholars in the field of Mexican American history.

New Partnership for ASU Laura Bush Institute and Shannon Medical Center

April 23, 2021

New Partnership for ASU Laura Bush Institute and Shannon Medical Center

Angelo State University hosted a special ceremony today (April 23) to announce a new three-year partnership agreement between ASU’s regional office of the Laura W. Bush Institute for Women’s Health (LWBIWH) and Shannon Medical Center.

Grand Slam Event Raises Funds for Foster Care Alumni Scholarships

April 20, 2021

Grand Slam Event Raises Funds for Foster Care Alumni Scholarships

Angelo State University’s Fostering Ram Success program garnered over $20,000 through its 2021 Grand Slam fundraising event to fund scholarships for ASU students who are former foster care youths.

Public Encouraged to Join in ‘I Chose Angelo State Month’

April 6, 2021

Public Encouraged to Join in ‘I Chose Angelo State Month’

Angelo State University is once again celebrating April as “I Chose Angelo State Month” and is inviting the San Angelo and surrounding communities to join with the Ram Family, past and present, to show and boost pride in Angelo State.

Longtime U.S. Representative Joins ASU Foundation Board

March 1, 2021

Longtime U.S. Representative Joins ASU Foundation Board

Former U.S. Congressman Mike Conaway has joined the Board of Trustees for the Angelo State University Foundation, a public, nonprofit organization established to provide financial assistance to ASU, primarily through gifts and earnings on endowed funds.

Randolph Foundation Endows   $1 Million for Kinesiology/Handball

December 8, 2020

Randolph Foundation Endows $1 Million for Kinesiology/Handball

Angelo State University has received a $1 million grant from the Lubbock-based Randolph Foundation for Higher Education Inc. that will fund a new endowment to support the ASU Department of Kinesiology and ASU Handball Club.

New Endowed Chair in ASU Norris-Vincent College of Business

October 25, 2018

New Endowed Chair in ASU Norris-Vincent College of Business

Angelo State University alum Scott Wisniewski has gifted Angelo State $1 million to establish the Wisniewski Family Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship within the Norris-Vincent College of Business.

ASU Receives Gift to Establish Endowed Chair in Accounting

August 13, 2018

ASU Receives Gift to Establish Endowed Chair in Accounting

Angelo State University has received a generous monetary gift from alumnus Mark Low to establish the Low Family Chair in Accounting in ASU’s Norris-Vincent College of Business.

We’re Right on Target

August 10, 2018

We’re Right on Target

June 5, 2018

Angelo State University Announces Gift and Naming of College of Business

Angelo State University has received a combined $5 million gift from ASU alumni Lloyd Norris and Blake and Bryan Vincent to benefit ASU’s College of Business, and has named the college in their honor.

ASU Football Coming Home to Campus

March 27, 2014

ASU Football Coming Home to Campus

The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents has approved changing the name of the LeGrand Sports Complex to the LeGrand Stadium and Sports Complex after a $1.4 million dollar donation to provide lights and bleachers by Dr. Robert and Jean Ann LeGrand.

March 4, 2014

Gift from Mike Millegan to Impact Angelo State

The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents has approved the naming of the ASU weight room in the Junell Center to the Ben and Alvetta Kelly weight room after a generous donation from Mike Millegan.

February 3, 2014

ASU Debuts Mayer Field

Richard and Betty Mayer were recognized during an Angelo State University ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday to officially debut Mayer Field at the ASU Softball Complex and its new artificial turf.