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Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) is a consortium of sixteen distinguished liberal arts colleges and universities. They are nationally recognized institutions located in the South, encompassing twelve states. Read more about the mission of ACS.

News fom Member Institutions

Birmingham-Southern College offer a massive open online course (MOOC) titled "The History of Terrorism." Taught by Dr. Law

The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations have awarded Centre College a $200,000 grant to support initiatives that enrich the experience of the College’s first-generation college students. Full Story

The Hendrix College Biochemistry/Molecular Biology (BCMB) program has been accredited by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) for a full seven-year term (June 1, 2014 to May 31, 2021).  Full Story

Southwestern University has received two grants totaling $2 million from The Brown Foundation, Inc. of Houston. Both grants will be used for construction of the university’s new science center. Full Story

Spelman College announced that it has exceeded its comprehensive fundraising campaign goal, generating $157.8 million. This is the largest amount raised in the history of the institution. The campaign attracted support for scholarships, academic initiatives, and campus renewal. Full Story

Students at the University of Richmond created technology-based solutions for cognitive challenges. Their work focused on investigating how technology can help people with developmental disabilities navigate the world around them. Full Story


ACS International Program Directors launched a Wiki

The ACS International Program Directors wiki will allow members to share information about International Program staff at member institutions, annual meetings, assessment of study abroad programs, education abroad coursework, and semester abroad programs at member institutions. To access the wiki, visit

* ACS Opportunities

* Modules Created by ACS Faculty for Blended Teaching and Learning


    Video recordings and presentations of past seminars from NITLE Shared Academics™ are on YouTube and Slideshare.

* Spring 2014 Palladian -- our most recent newsletter (PDF)

* Sweet Sixteen: Great Colleges of the South -- book published by ACS



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