ASU set to host Confederate Memorial Day “Teach-in” and discuss 1981 Mobile Lynching

WHEN: Monday (April 22) from Noon-1:30 p.m. WHERE: ASU’s Hardy Student Center Amphitheater. Alabama State University’s Department of History & Political Science is set to host the Confederate Memorial-Day “Teach-in” on Monday (April 22) from Noon-1:30 p.m. at the ASU Hardy Student Center’s Amphitheater. The “teach-in” will be hosted by the department’s chairman, Dr. Derryn Moten, and he will be joined by Dr. Martha Holiday. At Monday’s event, they will discuss both the … Continue reading ASU set to host Confederate Memorial Day “Teach-in” and discuss 1981 Mobile Lynching

ASU set to host a Suicide Prevention & Mental Health Improvement Event

WHEN: Thursday (April 18), from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. WHERE: ASU’s Hardy Student Center; in its Ballroom-A. Suicide is a growing problem in the United States and the aftermath of a suicide can leave family and friends grieving with shock and hard questions, which will linger for a lifetime. To help address these concerns, the professionals at Alabama State University’s Counseling Center invites the campus and public to join the University as … Continue reading ASU set to host a Suicide Prevention & Mental Health Improvement Event

ASU’s Research & Creative Activity Symposium Highlights the Importance of Liberal Arts

WHEN: Today; from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. WHERE: ASU’s Hardy Student Center, second-floor (in its Theater, Ballroom-A, and Ballroom-B). The sixth annual Research and Creative Activity Symposium at Alabama State University continued today on the second-floor of ASU’s Hardy Student Center. This is the only yearly symposium of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) at ASU. Today there were a variety of panels, … Continue reading ASU’s Research & Creative Activity Symposium Highlights the Importance of Liberal Arts

ASU set to honor Rev. Robert & Jean Graetz & their lifetime of human and civil rights work at National Center event

When: Next Tuesday (April 23), from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Where: ASU’s Dunn-Oliver Acadome, in its banquet room, (back entrance, court-level). The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University will host its 13th annual Robert and Jean Graetz Symposium on Human Rights and Reconciliation next Tuesday (April 23), from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in ASU’s Dunn-Oliver Acadome banquet room. … Continue reading ASU set to honor Rev. Robert & Jean Graetz & their lifetime of human and civil rights work at National Center event

ASU announces two speakers for May 3rd Spring Commencement Ceremonies

WHEN: May 3 (Friday). The first ceremony is at 9:45 a.m. & the second is at 2:45 p.m. (see below for details). WHERE: The ASU Dunn-Oliver Acadome. Alabama State University is proud to announce that its two graduation speakers for its 299th Spring Commencement Convocation are both ASU alumni. The two separate ceremonies will be held on May 3, (Friday) at both 9:45 a.m. and at 2:45 p.m. in the ASU Dunn Oliver Acadome … Continue reading ASU announces two speakers for May 3rd Spring Commencement Ceremonies

ASU President set to celebrate successful ‘President’s Tour – 2019’ in Montgomery with an Alumni & Friends Reception

WHAT: ASU ‘President’s-Tour’ Alumni & Friends Reception for Montgomery/River Region. WHEN: Friday (April 12), from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. WHERE: ASU’s Football Stadium; in its Stadium Club Lounge. ALSO COVER SATURDAY’S: – 10 a.m. ASU College Fair; held on the ASU Football Stadium’s Concourse,  which is free & open to all. – 11 a.m. ASU Black and Gold Football Game; held at the ASU Football Stadium, which is free & open to all. The Alabama State University ‘President’s Tour – … Continue reading ASU President set to celebrate successful ‘President’s Tour – 2019’ in Montgomery with an Alumni & Friends Reception

“Me, Too” Movement Founder Brings Anti-sexual Violence Tour to ASU

WHEN: Friday (April 12) at 1 p.m. WHERE: ASU’s Abernathy College of Education auditorium (on Harris Way, first bld. on right from Carter Hill gateway). The “me, too” movement” pioneer and founder, Tarana Burke, is bringing her HBCU “me, too” anti-sexual violence tour to Alabama State University with a special “Fireside Chat” event on Friday (April 12) at 1 p.m. at ASU’s Ralph D. Abernathy College of Education … Continue reading “Me, Too” Movement Founder Brings Anti-sexual Violence Tour to ASU