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2014 - 2016 National Alumni Board Members

 JOYCIA RICKS, President


 YOLANDE PENN, Secretary

 BARBARA BUTLER, Member At Large


 SUE FOUNTAINE, Member At Large

 GREG HYLICK, Immediate Past President


Potential. Realized.

Dear Alumni, Friends and Supporters:

President's Letter to The Alumni August 11 2015


The most recent annual planning conference hosted by the Columbus Chapter was an event not to be missed.  Dr. Dunning, Interim President of our alma mater, provided a University Update inclusive of the critical need for recruitment, enrollment, retention and graduation of qualified students as the focus not only for the University but this Association.
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ASU NAA Homecoming Golf Classic 
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LDC The Mission of the Legal Defense Coalition is to
prevent the demise of Georgia’ s Historically Black Colleges
and Universities (State HBCUs), the Board of Regents of the
University System of Georgia must be forced by court mandate
to elevate the State HBCUs to status equal to other universities
by ceasing its discriminatory mismanagement practices of
inequitable funding, disregarding the State HBCUs’ capital
improvement needs, limiting and impeding the State HBCUs
’missions, needlessly duplicating programs to the detriment of
the State HBCUs,failing to duplicate programs when needed by
State HBCUs, and failing to establish professional, specialized
and doctoral degree programs within the State HBCUs. To find
out more about the LDC and donate towards the legal fund,
click here:    

The 6th Annual HBCU Holiday "Unity" Gala
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Saturday, December 5, 2015

2015 Planning Conference


August 22, 2015

Dear Alumnus:

The Nominating Committee of ASU National Alumni Association is

now accepting nominations for Officers for the 2016-2018 term.

Section 1 of the Association's Constitution and Bylaws State: "only 

active members or life members of the Association, in good standing

shall be eligible to vote or nominate in any election as set forth in 

Article III, Section 6.

If you are interested in being a candidate for office or if you would 

like to nominate someone who has expressed an interest in serving

 the Association, please completethe enclosed form and return to:

ASU National Alumni Association

P. 0. Box 4969

Albany, GA 31706-4969

Attn.: Reginald A. Hunter, Chairperson


Ballots for voting will be mailed in January 2016 and voting will 

take place not later than January 30, 2016.

Eligibility requirements and a membership application are also 

enclosed for your convenience. Please pass this membership 

application along to someone whomight be interested in 

becoming active in the Association.

The nominating forms are to be returned to the above address 

postdated no later than September 14, 2015.  Although not a 

requirement, any information (biography orresume) that would 

aid the nominating committee in selecting the slate of officers 

would be greatly appreciated.

Click the link(s) below to download each Individual document if desired:

Click Here to Download the 2015 ASU HOMECOMING Events Brochure.It includes the following informational details 

  • Homecoming Schedule of events October 11 thru 17th 
  • Homecoming 'Weekend Event' activities 
  • Homecoming 'The Official AFTER PARTY' information 
  • ASUNAA Golf Tournament Registration Details 
  • Student Homecoming Calendar of Events 
  • Ticket Purchasing order form 
  • RAMS in the Roses Fundraising Information.


Alumnus Rev. Keith Hammond spearheaded a scholarship from his Westside High class of '84.  The scholarship to ASU student Shana Few, a 2015 graduate of Westside High was in the amount of $1500.  The scholarship was given in response to an immediate need for financial assistance from ASU received by alumnus Barbara Hammond, member of the Central Savannah River Chapter. 

Upcoming Board of Regents' Meetings: October 13 - 14, 2015 - Kennesaw State University; November 10, 2015 - Board Room - Atlanta; and December 2015 - No Meeting (unless press of business requires it)  Note:  Meeting dates and times are subject to change.  The Board meeting agenda is posted on the Friday immediately preceding the upcoming meeting; 

The ASU National Alumni Association will host the upcoming GAAHBSU Conference to be held in Atlanta in January (details are forthcoming) 

2016 Annual Planning Conference to be held in Albany, GA (details are forthcoming)  

ASU teams up with UCLA to offer

free graduate school tuition

UCLA representatives to conduct graduate school workshop at ASU


ALBANY, Ga. — Albany State University students now have the opportunity to receive free tuition for graduate programs at any of the 10 University of California (UC) institutions through the “UC-HBCU Initiative,” which aims to increase the number of scholars from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) enrolling in UC academic doctoral programs.

News Releases From the University

ASU president to host black-tie affair in Atlanta

ASU Student selected 2015 White House HBCU All Star

ASU interim president and wife to make major donation to ASU

ASU recognized as #1 Public HBCU in Georgia

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