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Heroes and Villains: Greek Week goes Disney

Chris Martucci

March 22, 2019

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 14, 2019

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 13, 2019

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

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

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

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, FEATURES EDITOR

March 11, 2019

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

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,...

Ashland University’s correctional education program changes lives

Ashland University’s correctional education program changes lives

Ingrid Schmidt

March 11, 2019

Ashland University's mission statement says that their education “provides a transformative learning experience, shaping graduates who work, serve and lead with integrity in their local, national, and global communities.” This statement is especially true of AU’s correctional education program which ha...

Dr. Dean Goon named Dean of College of Online and Adult Studies

Dr. Dean Goon named Dean of College of Online and Adult Studies

Justin Davis

February 27, 2019

On Feb. 11, Dr. Dean Goon was hired as the Dean of the College of Online and Adult Studies at AU after working seven years as an associate professor and the president of innovative education at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Goon will lead more than 20 employees in advancing online and non-tradition...

Ashland University holds annual juried art exhibition

Adie Goodyear

February 26, 2019

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 a c...

Nursing room opens at Ashland University

Nursing room opens at Ashland University

Bella Pacinelli, FEATURES EDITOR

February 20, 2019

Ashland University’s new Nursing Mother’s Room is now open to faculty, staff, students and visitors on the second floor of the Hawkins-Conard Student Center. The idea for this project was presented to Dr. Deborah Sullivan, Director of AU’s Campus Wellness. “I have what I’d call an advisory...