Faulkner’s Computer Science Department hosts first-ever EagleHack

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Faulkner University’s Computer Science Department recently hosted a hackathon, calling it EagleHack. EagleHack was done in conjunction with a group called Major League Hacking (MLH). As Faulkner was hosting its EagleHack on October 12, over 150 MLH events were happening on the same day and were designed to be a learning-focused developer conference. Faulkner’s hackathon focused on learning about Amazon Web Services (AWS) … Continue reading Faulkner’s Computer Science Department hosts first-ever EagleHack

ASU’s Magic City Classic Events Kick-Off This Week in Birmingham!

– America’s Largest HBCU Football Classic with SHAQ, 2-Chainz & a Host of Celebrities and events –Below is a rundown of the major events taking place in Birmingham this week as Alabama State University celebrates Magic City Classic (MCC) Week, which is America’s largest HBCU football classic. It is also one huge celebration of college fun!See below for specific events taking place that welcome news … Continue reading ASU’s Magic City Classic Events Kick-Off This Week in Birmingham!

ASU’s ‘400 Forward’ Fall 2019 Dance Concert!

WHEN: Opens tonight & runs through Saturday; at 7 p.m. nightlyWHERE: ASU’s Leila Barlow Theatre; corner of N. University and S. Jackson St. The “400 Forward” Fall 2019 Dance Concert opens tonight at 7 p.m. in ASU’s Leila Barlow Theatre and runs through Saturday evening. It is presented by Alabama State University’s Department of Theatre Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) Dance Program.   This concert celebrates what the African-American experience will possibly be 400 years … Continue reading ASU’s ‘400 Forward’ Fall 2019 Dance Concert!

ASU SBDC to Host Lowndes County Financial Education Seminar!

Education Seminar!–  Free event designed to help small businesses learn about the business loan market & identify the right type of financial product – WHEN: Oct. 29, from 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.WHERE: 215 W Tuskeena St, Hayneville AL 36040. A small business lending and financial education seminar is being held to help small business owners in the River Region and the Black Belt learn about the business loan market … Continue reading ASU SBDC to Host Lowndes County Financial Education Seminar!

ASU Alumna & a Montgomery Native Wins Torch of Global Enlightenment Award 

An alumna from Alabama State University and a native of Montgomery has won the 2019 Torch of Global Enlightenment Award from the World Affairs Council, which honors organizations and individuals that have contributed to global understanding and appreciation of different cultures, languages and lands.ASU’s own Dr. Armenta Early Hinton, the recipient of the Global Enlightenment Award, received her B.F.A. in music history and piano from … Continue reading ASU Alumna & a Montgomery Native Wins Torch of Global Enlightenment Award 

MPD Makes Second Arrest in Investigation into August Double Homicide

MONTGOMERY — The Montgomery Police Department has arrested a second suspect in the Aug. 15 shooting deaths of Justin Martin, 24, and Jacquez Hall, 21, of Montgomery and the wounding of two other adult males. MPD charged Charles Jackson, 16, of Montgomery with two counts of murder and two counts of second-degree assault in connection with the shooting. Jackson was taken into custody this morning … Continue reading MPD Makes Second Arrest in Investigation into August Double Homicide

Alabama State Bar President Christy Crow speaks to students at Faulkner University

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – President of the Alabama State Bar, Christy Crow, spoke to students at Faulkner University on Monday, Oct. 14.  Philip McCallum, Executive Director of the Bar, also presented. Crow is the 144th President of the Alabama State Bar and only the third female president. She the first president from Bullock County. She has practiced with the firm of Jinks, Crow & Dickson since 1997. Her … Continue reading Alabama State Bar President Christy Crow speaks to students at Faulkner University