'Jazz on the Grass' to feature jazz, gospel and blues music on Labor Day in Montgomery
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Alabama State University will host the annual Jazz on the Grass concert beginning at noon on Labor Day on the school's intramural sports field.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Free movies at this weekend's Black Film Festival
Montgomery's 12th annual Black Film Festival is this weekend, and the events are free and open to the public.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
ASU using grant to form data analytics program
University officials said in a release Monday that the school will use the $399,000 grant to focus on "big data," a term that's increasingly used to describe a volume of data so large and complex that it's difficult to interpret using standard database and software techniques.
Former MLK aide donates papers to Alabama Street
Working as the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s secretary, Maude Ballou would put in long hours despite the threats to her safety.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Alabama State University marching band to star in reality show on A E Network
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- The Alabama State University Mighty Marching Hornets Marching Band will soon begin filming a reality television show for the A&E Network, according to the university.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
SCLC Conference will continue its legacy of leadership: guest opinion
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, Rev. Fred Lee Shuttlesworth, Rev.
Edward Bowser: Ferguson violence isn't just Missouri's problem; Birmingham's youth are at stake too
When I first met Chris he was a freshman at Wenonah High School. Now, he's a just a few days away from starting classes at Alabama State University.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Bentley Appoints New Trustees
Governor Robert Bentley's new appointees to the Alabama State University board of trustees have been sworn in, replacing members the governor asked to resign or removed.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Newly appointed Alabama State trustees seated
Gov. Robert Bentley's new appointees to the Alabama State University board of trustees have been sworn in, replacing members the governor asked to resign or removed.
Ousted ASU trustee to skip board meeting
A former trustee at Alabama State University says he won't try to retake the position at a special board meeting called by the governor.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Selma City Schools turning corner on controversy with new school year
Major changes are on the horizon for Alabama State University. A special-called Board of Trustees meeting is scheduled for Friday at which time members are expected to elect a new chairman and vice chair.
Auburn Police ask for public's help in identifying robbery suspect
Central Alabama CrimeStoppers and the Alabama State University Department of Public Safety are asking for the public's assistance identifying and locating a person of interest in an on-campus sexual assault Central Alabama CrimeStoppers and the Alabama State University Department of Public Safety are asking for the public's assistance identifying ... (more)
Surveillance video released of ASU sexual assault "person of interest"
Central Alabama CrimeStoppers and the Alabama State University Department of Public Safety are asking for the public's assistance identifying and locating a person of interest in an on-campus sexual assault case.
Kershaw teens open themselves up to trouble with 'Purge Pages'
The Auburn Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect who robbed a business on Opelika Rd. Tuesday, Aug. 5. Officers responded to the call at around 4:48 p.m. Tuesday after being The Auburn Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect who robbed a business on Opelika Rd. Tuesday, Aug. 5. Officers responded ... (more)
Congresswoman Sewell holds job fair in Montgomery
Congresswoman Terri Sewell is hosting another Job Fair Thursday and this time it's in Montgomery on the campus of Alabama State University.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
SCLC brings Rev. Jesse Jackson, Dick Gregory, other civil rights leaders to Birmingham for 56th annual convention
This weekend the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Birmingham will become home to a multigenerational group of civil rights leaders for the 56th annual Southern Christian Leadership Conference convention.
Former judge U.W. Clemon resigns as legal counsel to ASU
Clemon, an attorney at the Birmingham law firm White Arnold & Dowd, PC, represented the university in matters regarding an audit of ASU by Forensic Strategic Solutions, Inc. , and a suit accusing FSS of preparing a "false and misleading" report about the college.
Ex-trustee raises questions about ASU contract
A former Alabama State University trustee says he believes a contract signed by school President Gwendolyn Boyd violates the school's anti-nepotism policy.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Gus Malzahn, Lee Roy Jordan and more on tap to speak during Montgomery Quarterback Club...
Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn walks to a practice for the BCS National Championship on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Newport Beach, Calif.
Ousted ASU trustee cites removal as breach
An ousted trustee at Alabama State University complained to an accreditation agency that his removal by Gov. Robert Bentley violated the organization's standards.