San Angelo Angelo State News

ASU Ranked 19th Nationally for Security Studies Program

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 8, 2014

Angelo State University’s Master of Science degree in homeland security has been ranked one of the “25 Best Online Master’s in Homeland Security Degree Programs” in the U.S. by, an educational resource website that ranks degree programs in all disciplines.

ASU Profs Warn of Bio-Martyrs and Ebola

by Matt McDaniel

Sep 6, 2014

Although it has been the fodder for countless novels and movies, the prospect of bio-terror campaigns has become all too real for American Homeland Security personnel, with the threat of virulent Ebola epidemic in west Africa, and the porous southern border.

Grammy Nominee to Hold Free Master Class at ASU

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 5, 2014

Area high school and college students are invited to Angelo State University to attend a master class to be presented by California jazz singer Tierney Sutton on Friday, Sept. 12, in the Carr Education-Fine Arts (EFA) Building, 2602 Dena Drive.

The six-time Grammy nominee will conduct the free master class at noon Friday in the EFA Building’s Eldon Black Recital Hall.

ASU Intramurals to Kick Off on New Turf

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 4, 2014

About 130 intramural flag football teams of Angelo State University students will kick off the 2014 season on ASU’s newly renovated artificial turf intramural fields starting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 8, across Jackson Street from the Junell Center/Stephens Arena.

ASU Student in Crash Sinks Into Medical Expense Despair

by Chelsea Reinhard

Sep 1, 2014

Sarah Whiddon has no memory of the car crash that dramatically changed her life on Aug. 6 in Runnels County.

“It looked like blowout,” she was told by her boyfriend, Zac Coit, who witnessed the crash in his rearview mirror on F.M. 3115 at mile marker 337. But for nearly a month after the crash, the cause remained a mystery.

ASU to Implement Civil Engineering Program with Support of $2.87 Million Grant

by Chelsea Reinhard

Aug 29, 2014

Angelo State University has been awarded a five-year, $2.87 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) to support the implementation of ASU’s proposed new civil engineering program.

10-Week Entrepreneurial Class Begins Soon at Business Resource Center

by Matt McDaniel

Aug 27, 2014

Dave Erickson with Angelo State University’s Small Business Development Center said the registration deadline is nearing for a 30-hour course his office is hosting on entrepreneurial development at the Business Resource Center.

ASU Nursing Director Named Davidson Chair

by Chelsea Reinhard

Aug 26, 2014

Dr. Wrennah Gabbert, chair of Angelo State University’s Department of Nursing and director of the nursing program, has been named the James A. “Buddy” Davidson Chair in Nursing Excellence in ASU’s College of Health and Human Services.

ASU Mobile App Overhauled

by Chelsea Reinhard

Aug 21, 2014

Angelo State University has updated ASU Mobile, its application (app) for smartphones and other mobile devices, with a new look and a number of new features.

Natalee Holloway's Mother to Keynote "Girls Night Out" at Junell Center

by Matt McDaniel

Aug 21, 2014

Beth Holloway has advocated tirelessly for the safety of women and girls since the highly publicized disappearance of her daughter Natalee in 2005 on her senior trip to Aruba. A New York Times bestselling author and veteran educator, Holloway has delivered her message of hope, faith and personal safety to tens of thousands of students and parents in the past decade.