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GrubHub makes debut as AU’s new food ordering app

GrubHub makes debut as AU’s new food ordering app

Chante Rutherford

August 30, 2019

As students have settled into their dorms, the sight of posters showing a new food ordering app, GrubHub, are everywhere. This app known for its mobile food delivery, has bought out popular college ordering app, Tapingo, this past summer. Over 150 college campuses used the app to make ordering and...

Counseling services offered at AU

Counseling services offered at AU

Bella Pacinelli, FEATURES EDITOR

August 22, 2019

Adjusting to college can be hard for even the toughest of people. Ashland University provides the services to make big problems seem a little smaller with the counseling center located on the second floor of the Hawkins Conard Student Center. Licensed Professional Counselor for AU, Jenny Preston,...

Alumni Spotlight: Katie Nageotte shines at USATF National Championships

Alumni Spotlight: Katie Nageotte shines at USATF National Championships

Evan Laux, SPORTS EDITOR FOR THE COLLEGIAN

August 22, 2019

28 year-old Katie Nageotte, a former Eagle, has been making waves in the track and field world as she has consistently been climbing the ranks towards being the world's best female pole vaulter. Nageotte was born in Lakewood, Ohio and raised in Olmsted Falls where she graduated high school in the...

Campo holds all-institutional meeting

Campo holds all-institutional meeting

Zach Read and Avaerie Fitzgerald

August 22, 2019

As the Ashland University staff and faculty are gearing up for another school year to await the arrival of students to campus, AU President Dr. Carlos Campo held an All-Institutional meeting for faculty and staff on Aug. 20. The meeting consisted of a number of administrative leaders at AU giving...

The Freshman Survival Guide

The Freshman Survival Guide

Cassidy Tolliver

August 21, 2019

College is a fun, yet extremely stressful time of our lives. Life-long friendships will be made, sleep will be lost and assignments will definitely be turned in late. As an incoming college freshman, jumping into this chapter of your life can be scary and uncomfortable. The goal of this freshman survival...

Eagles for Pride becomes fully chartered

Avaerie Fitzgerald, MANAGING EDITOR FOR AU LIVE

August 21, 2019

Eagles for PRIDE was officially fully-chartered under Ashland University this summer after three years of being provisionally chartered. Current President of EFP and senior, Julia Swanson-Hines, took the position of AU alumnus, Joe Farber, who led the group with help from the club’s advisors Dr....

AU hires Jarstfer as provost

AU hires Jarstfer as provost

Zach Read, MANAGING EDITOR OF THE COLLEGIAN

August 21, 2019

After going six months without a permanent provost, Ashland University announced on June 25 that they hired new provost Dr. Amiel Jarstfer, who then began his new position on July 1. Dating back to the beginning of the 2019 spring semester, AU had been on a hunt to find a new provost after Dr. Eun-Woo...

Changes on campus includes Wi-Fi

Changes on campus includes Wi-Fi

Christine Jenkinson, NEWS EDITOR FOR THE COLLEGIAN

August 21, 2019

Wi-Fi plays a huge role for most, if not all, students on campus. Our world seems to stop for those couple of minutes to an hour or two and, according to Kim Lammers, our voices were heard in the Student Satisfaction Survey. Over the summer, IT, Residence Life, Facilities, Marketing and two outside...

Senior gift revives eagle statue

Senior gift revives eagle statue

Gracie Wilson, ASSISTANT EDITOR/ OPINION EDITOR

August 21, 2019

The senior class of 2019 at Ashland University paid tribute to their time on campus by gifting an eagle statue to the university. The new statue is in place in front of the campus library and is the image of a metal eagle taking flight. Funds were raised by the previous senior class in order to have...

Department chair spotlight: Dr. Hilary Donatini

Department chair spotlight: Dr. Hilary Donatini

Christine Jenkinson, NEWS EDITOR FOR THE COLLEGIAN

August 21, 2019

The English department at Ashland University is probably known to non-majors as the department that offers a number of core classes, from Composition to Humanities. What they might not know is that they offer three majors: English, Creative Writing and Integrated Language Arts Education. “The English...

Eagles double down on national championship team titles

Eagles double down on national championship team titles

Evan Laux, SPORTS EDITOR FOR THE COLLEGIAN

June 2, 2019

Many university track and field teams across the country would kill to have an NCAA national championship title under their belt, but for Ashland University, one alone wasn’t enough. On March 9, Ashland’s men’s track and field team won its first ever NCAA Division II indoor team national championship...

AU department of bands holds last concert of the semester

Rachel Ramsey

April 29, 2019

Ashland University is set to hold its final band concert for the spring semester. The concert will showcase the Ashland Area Community Concert Band (AACCB) and the Ashland University Symphonic Band. The concert theme for this year is “At Home and Abroad” and will feature music from different...