AU Live

SAAC Supports Make-A-Wish with Goodwill Fashion Show

SAAC Supports Make-A-Wish with Goodwill Fashion Show

Ingrid Schmidt and John Margida

March 31, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

Ashland University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) held a Goodwill Fashion Show on March 20. The event featured student-athletes working the runway in Upper Convo to raise money for The Make-A-Wish Foundation. SAAC President, Jay Slone said that the event allowed the organizat...

CAB Brings Roller Skating to Ashland University

Hannah Witteman

March 28, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

This weekend, don’t miss your chance for free roller skating! The Campus Activities Board (CAB) is holding a roller rave this Saturday, March 23, 2019, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in Redwood. This is CAB’s first time bringing a roller rave to campus and there is a lot of work that goes into making...

Is this Heaven? No, it’s Ashland, Ohio

Michaela Ping

March 27, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

On Tuesday, March 26th, the 2019 Burton D. Morgan Lecture and Lunch featured speaker Dwier Brown. Brown, an Ashland Alumni, and Field of Dreams star, touched current students and fellow alumni alike with his speech. Brown, who graduated from Ashland College Magna Cum Laude in 1980, majored in Drama...

Coburn Gallery opens Juried Student Art Exhibit

Coburn Gallery opens Juried Student Art Exhibit

Madison Graver

March 27, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

The Coburn Art Gallery has just marked the opening of it’s annual Juried Student Art and Design Exhibition that will be on display until March 29. An opening reception for the gallery was held on March 14 to recognize the students whose pieces were chosen and announce the winners of the various awards. Every...

Heroes and Villains: Greek Week goes Disney

Chris Martucci

March 23, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

Ashland University Fraternity and Sorority Life are encouraging everyone to be “part of their world” from March 25-30 in celebration of Greek Week, the one week during the school year where they celebrate all things Greek. “It’s a celebration of being Greek and all that it entails,” Panhellenic...

Jack and Deb Miller Chapel to host choral concert on St. Patrick’s Day

Jack and Deb Miller Chapel to host choral concert on St. Patrick’s Day

Chris Martucci

March 15, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

On St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, a day of wearing green and celebrating one’s inner Irish, the Ashland University campus will also be welcoming a day of music. The Jack and Deb Miller Chapel will play host to a vocal ensemble with performances by three groups at 4 p.m. The Ashland University Choir,...

C.L. Lindsay III speaks at AU

Lydia Bice

March 14, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

On Wednesday, March 13, the Ashland University Honors Program hosted attorney C.L. Lindsay III in Redwood Hall. The Philadelphia native spoke to AU students and professors on their First Amendment rights and how important these are in today’s society. C.L. Lindsay III began the lecture by telling...

Georgia Twins set to hit Redwood Hall for music and fun

Nate Powalie

March 12, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

Jordan and Tyler George are about to take the stage at Redwood Hall this Friday. Born on December 28, 1995, Jordan and Tyler began their music career on Youtube in Nashville and Franklin, Tennessee at the age of 15 in 2011. Today, Tyler is the drummer in the band while Jordan plays guitar. They...

AU alumni Dwier Brown to speak at 2019 Burton D. Morgan Lecture

Michaela Ping

March 12, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

Actor, Field of Dreams star, and Ashland Alumni Dwier Brown will be making a return to Ashland University on Tuesday, March 26th, as a speaker for the 2019 Burton D. Morgan Lecture and Lunch. The event will begin at 11:45 in Upper Convo, will include a lunch and is free and open to the public. Originally...

Ashland University to host annual Juried Art Exhibition

Adie Goodyear

March 11, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

Ashland University will be holding their annual juried art exhibition from March 14-29 in the Coburn Art Gallery and the event is free and open to the public. Callie Roddy, Commercial Art major at Ashland University, explains what the student art show is and how it works. “It’s pretty much...

Why is there core curriculum at AU

Why is there core curriculum at AU

Bella Pacinelli

March 11, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, FEATURES

The core curriculum at Ashland University has sparked some debate among students and faculty. The current 45 credit hour requirement has been deemed excessive and unnecessary. Nonetheless, Ohio universities require a core curriculum or general education for accreditation. Greg McBrayer, the core...

Lecture on free speech to be held at AU

Lydia Bice

March 11, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, NEWS

Attorney and founder of the Coalition for Student & Academic Rights (CO-STAR), C.L. Lindsay III, will be speaking on the topic of free speech on Wednesday, March 13th, at 7 p.m. in Redwood Hall. After leaving his law practice in New York City in 1998, Lindsay founded CO-STAR. Since its founding,...