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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 TheBestSchools.org, an educational resource website that ranks degree programs in all disciplines.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.