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Here are our most recent news stories. For a complete list of past news items, please see the Armstrong News Archives .

Inaugural Engineering Design Challenge to Showcase Self-Propelled Hovercrafts
(April 23, 2014) — Self-propelled hovercrafts will zoom across the Armstrong campus on Saturday, April 26 from 1-4 p.m. when the university’s Engineering Studies Program hosts the inaugural Engineering Design Challenge.
Armstrong Receives Board of Regents Approval to Drop “Atlantic” From University Name
(April 16, 2014) – The University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents voted earlier today to allow Armstrong Atlantic State University to shorten its name to Armstrong State University.
Faculty and Staff Honored at 2014 Leadership Awards Ceremony
(April 15, 2014) — Armstrong honored 11 faculty and staff members at the 2014 Leadership Awards ceremony on April 9.
Armstrong to Host TechFest 2014 on April 11
(April 9, 2014) Armstrong's Department of Computer Science and Information Technology joins forces with TAG and WebBSIT to present TechFest 2014. This event is free and open to the public, but advance registration is requested.
Armstrong Collaborates with Georgia Southern to Host Annual Meeting
(April 3, 2014) — The Armstrong Atlantic State University Honors Program, in conjunction with the Georgia Southern University Honors Program, recently welcomed 600 students and faculty members from honors colleges and programs from all over the southeastern United States for the Southern Regional Honors Council annual meeting.
Armstrong to Host InterProfessional Health Care Summit
(March 28, 2013) — On April 4, Armstrong Atlantic State University will host the InterProfessional Health Care Summit, a collaborative gathering of professionals from academia and healthcare practice.
Ella Howard to Present Moveable Feast Lecture on March 27
(March 25, 2014) — Armstrong Atlantic State University will host “Homeless: Poverty and Place in Urban America,” a lecture by Armstrong assistant professor of history Ella Howard at the Georgia Historical Society, located at 501 Whitaker St., on Thursday, March 27 at 6 p.m.
Armstrong announces new environmental studies minor
(March 20, 2014) — Armstrong recently launched a new minor in environmental studies that spans across three colleges.
Armstrong to Present We the Kings Live in Concert on April 3
(March 20, 2014) — Melodic emo-pop band We the Kings will be the featured band at Armstrong Atlantic State University’s 2014 Campus Union Board Big Show concert, which will take place at Armstrong’s Fine Arts Center, 11935 Abercorn St., on Thursday, April 3.
Armstrong Hires Ann Heiny as Director of First Year Experience
(March 13, 2014) — Armstrong Atlantic State University recently hired Ann Heiny as the university’s new director of first year experience. In her new position, Heiny is responsible for the strategy and execution of cultivating positive relationships for first year students at Armstrong.
Melody Rodríguez Presented with Savannah Women Who Rock Award
(March 11, 2014) — The Global Women’s Summit recently presented Melody Rodríguez, director of the Hispanic Outreach and Leadership at Armstrong (HOLA) program and the College Access Mentoring Information and Outreach (CAMINO) program at Armstrong Atlantic State University, with a Women Who Rock Award.
Armstrong Celebrates Women’s Empowerment Month
(March 11, 2014) — Throughout March, Armstrong is celebrating women of character, courage and commitment during Women’s Empowerment Month.
Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis Panel Discussion Set for March 11
(March 6, 2014) — Armstrong Atlantic State University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs will host the panel discussion, “Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis: The Dangers of Being A Black Man in America,” on Tuesday, March 11 at 12:30 p.m.
Armstrong Learning Commons Takes Top Honor in Atlanta
(March 5, 2014) — The Georgia chapter of the U.S Green Building Council recently honored Armstrong Atlantic State University’s Learning Commons expansion at the High Performance Healthy Schools Recognition Day in Atlanta.
Armstrong Hires Jonathan White as Director of Admissions and Recruitment
(March 4, 2014) — Armstrong Atlantic State University recently hired Jonathan White as the new director of admissions and recruitment.