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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 .

Schedule for 2015-2016 Moveable Feast Lecture and Performance Series
(July 24, 2015) — Armstrong State University is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2015-2016 Moveable Feast lecture and performance series, presented by the university’s esteemed College of Liberal Arts faculty in historic venues throughout Savannah. All events are free and open to the public.
Armstrong To Host Free Start Strong, Start Now Registration Event on August 3!
(July 18, 2015) — Armstrong State University will host a one-day registration event for new students to apply, be admitted and sign up for fall classes on Monday, Aug. 3 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Armstrong Center.
Professors and Students Travel to the Czech Republic
(July 14, 2015) — Dr. Patrick Thomas and Dr. Kathleen Fabrikant, both associate professors of education at Armstrong State University, recently led a group of education majors in a study abroad program at the University of South Bohemia (USB) in the Czech Republic.
University Chief of Police Honored by IACLEA
(July 7, 2015) — The International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) recently presented Armstrong State University’s Chief of Police Wayne R. Willcox with the 2015 Award for Administrative Excellence.
Robert T. Smith Hired As Provost and VP for Academic Affairs
(July 1, 2015) — Armstrong State University recently hired Dr. Robert T. Smith, a veteran academic administrator, as provost and vice president for academic affairs. In his new position, Smith oversees all academic divisions, faculty, instruction and research affairs at Armstrong.
Nandi Marshall Appointed to American Public Health Association Science
(June 20, 2015) — Dr. Nandi A. Marshall, assistant professor of health sciences at Armstrong State University, has been appointed to the American Public Health Association (APHA) Science Board.
Professors & Director Serve as International Evaluators in the Czech Republic
(June 18, 2015) — Armstrong professors of criminal justice, social and political science José de Arimatéia da Cruz and Becky da Cruz and Director of International Education Jim Anderson recently served as international evaluators at the National Science Exposition sponsored by the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
Grad Earns Coastal Museums Assoc. Individual of Excellence Award
(June 13, 2015) - The Coastal Museums Association (CMA) recently presented Armstrong graduate, Lacy Brooks, with the 2015 Coastal Museums Association Individual of Excellence Award.
Two Professors Selected as 2015 Governor’s Teaching Fellows
(June 11, 2015) — Armstrong State University Assistant Professor of Childhood and Exceptional Student Education Anne Katz and Assistant Professor of Mathematics Tricia M. Brown were recently selected as 2015 Governor’s Teaching Fellows for the Summer Symposium program at the University of Georgia.
Professor Selected as Japanese Studies Institute Fellow
(June 10, 2015) — Armstrong State University English Professor Teresa Winterhalter has been chosen as a recipient of the prestigious 2015 Japan Studies Institute Fellowship for its summer symposium.
University to Host Alumni Open House Party on June 5
(May 27, 2015) — The Armstrong Alumni Center will host an open house party for all former Armstrong students from on Friday, June 5 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Burnett Hall. The Alumni Association will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m. in Jenkins Theater on the same evening.
Armstrong Alum Named Odom Elementary School Teacher of the Year
(May 19, 2015) — Georgia’s First Lady Sandra Deal recently presented Armstrong College of Education graduate Christy Efaw with Odum Elementary School’s Teacher of the Year Award.
Savannah Bar Association Honors Associate Professor Becky K. da Cruz
(May 16, 2015) – Armstrong State University Associate Professor Dr. Becky K. da Cruz was honored with the Liberty Bell Award during the Savannah Bar Association’s Law Day Luncheon and Annual Meeting held May 14 at the Savannah Golf Club.
Nu Zeta Chapter Donates More Than 2,000 Books to Hodge Elementary
(May 16, 2015) — The Nu Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, part of the College of Education at Armstrong State University, recently handed out more than 2,000 books to Sarah Mills Hodge Elementary School students in Savannah in connection with Literacy Alive!
University to Host Spring Commencement on May 9
(May 6, 2015) – Armstrong State University will graduate more than 770 students on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the university’s Spring Commencement at the Savannah Civic Center, located in downtown Savannah at 301 E. Oglethorpe St.