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University Theatre to Present Critically-Acclaimed Comedy

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 20, 2014

University Theatre at Angelo State University will present “Leaving Iowa,” a critically-acclaimed comedy toasting the idealism and character of the “greatest generation” and roasting its dedication to the family road trip, beginning Thursday, July 31, in the ASU Modular Theatre.

ASU Guidance and Counseling Program Ranks in National Top 10

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 20, 2014

Angelo State University’s Master of Education degree in guidance and counseling has been ranked as one of the “10 Best Online Master’s in School Counseling Degree Programs” in the U.S. by, an educational resource website that ranks degree programs in all disciplines.

San Angelo Entrepreneur in Vanguard of Booming Wearable Technology Market

by Matt McDaniel

Jul 17, 2014

One of the fastest-growing industries in world today is wearable technology, and one San Angelo company is poised to take off with this emerging sector in a big way.

ASU Graduate Awarded Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 9, 2014

Binhong Lin, who graduated in May through Angelo State University’s Honors Program, has been awarded a $5,000 fellowship by the Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) national honor society, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic majors.

ASU Coach Messbarger Remembered for Professionalism, Paternal Nature

by Amy McDaniel

Jul 1, 2014

Known on paper for his many victories, earning him the title of all-time winningest coach for Angelo State University men’s basketball, Ed Messbarger is more remembered by former players and colleagues as a coach who cared immensely, not only about his profession, but about the many players who he mentored and coached.

San Angelo Museum to Host Opening Reception for Summer Exhibits July 10th

by Matt McDaniel

Jun 27, 2014

The San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the opening of two new exhibits:

West Texas Triangle: Ken Little and The Angelo State University Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition. The Opening Reception is free to the public and will include refreshments along with musical entertainment on Thursday, July 10, 2014 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm.

ASU Names New Nursing Chair

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jun 11, 2014

Dr. Wrennah Gabbert, who previously spent 10 years on Angelo State University’s nursing faculty, has returned to ASU as the new chair of the Nursing Department, effective June 1 for the upcoming fall semester.

ASU Student to Intern at CBS

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jun 10, 2014

Angelo State University students are making their presence known in the world this summer through various internships in prestigious agencies, the supreme court and a study abroad scholarship to an international university.

ASU in Search of Provost and Vice President

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jun 9, 2014

A 12-member search committee has been approved by Angelo State University President Brian J. May to make recommendations for a new provost and vice president for academic affairs with the goal of filling the position by the end of the year. 

ASU Names New Finance Vice President

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jun 6, 2014

Angie Wright, who has 23 years of administrative experience at Angelo State University, has been named the university’s vice president for finance and administration, a position she has held on an interim basis for the past 15 months. 

ASU President Brian J. May announced the appointment, effectively immediately, after a national search reviewed the qualifications of two dozen applicants.