College of Arts & Humanities
The Pierian is an official publication of the Albany State University Pierian Club of the Department of English, Modern Languages and Mass Communication. It was founded by Emerita Professor Dr. Velma F. Grant, who formed the Pierian Club student organization for English Majors at Albany State University in 1967. What was originally called “the little magazine” came to be known as The Pierian,which serves as an outlet for creative expression of the written word for ASU students, faculty and staff. It is now issued each Spring.