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Bristlr: A Hairy Alternative to Dating Apps

Bristlr: A Hairy Alternative to Dating Apps

Paul Murray

April 27, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Internet dating is all the rage. From Eharmony to Tinder, you are bound to have heard of someone that has used online dating or at least seen an ad for one. The world of online dating has become so popular that there are even specifications when it comes to datings sites. Want to meet a down-home,...

Students receive Emerson Scholars recognition

Chris Martucci

April 23, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

Ten AU students were named Emerson Scholars at the Emerson Scholar Awards luncheon on April 19. The Emerson Foundation sponsored the luncheon, which is an organization that provides students with opportunities to work collaboratively with faculty members in a specific area of study. “We feel very...

Dorm Room Vegetation

Paul Murray

April 17, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

Take a look inside most college dorm rooms—most students are studying, hanging out with friends, taking a nap, etc. Sophomore Jared Ryder is not like most students, as Ryder has been growing broccoli sprouts in his room for the past two months. “I started growing the sprouts after listening...

AU Greek Life competes in annual Greek Week

AU Greek Life competes in annual Greek Week

Kaitlyn Moore

April 13, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Spirit week in high school was the time of the year when the school came together to celebrate community in the hallowed halls of their place of learning. Take Spirit week, multiply it by five, and you get college Greek Week. The planning for last week’s events started all the way back in December....

Peer educators implement first initiative for Healthy Campus 2020 challenge

Steve Shrenkel

April 13, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

As a part of the Healthy Campus 2020 challenge, the Ashland University Peer Educators have designed a social media initiative for students to partake in, promoting campus wellness. Dubbed the AU Campus Wellness Challenge, the initiative focuses on encouraging healthy behaviors for AU students using...

Coburn gallery holds senior art exhibition

Rachel Ramsey

April 13, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

Ashland University senior art majors are preparing for their final art exhibition for the spring semester. The seniors will showcase their capstone experience and senior art awards will be given out. A variety of projects will be included in the exhibition like graphic design, ceramics and paintings. Senior...

2018 URCA Symposium preview

2018 URCA Symposium preview

Paul Murray

April 10, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

The 2018 Undergraduate Research and CReative Activity Symposium (URCA) will take place on Wednesday, April 11, starting at 9 A.M at the Ashland Convocation Center. URCA was created by Weber in 2009 and has since become a signature event of Ashland University. The event allows for faculty and students...

Eagles for PRIDE hosts Q&A

Christine Jenkinson

March 25, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

AU’s LGBTQ organization, Eagles for PRIDE, will host a Q&A on March 26 at 8 p.m. in Eagle’s Landing. Senior Joe Farber, president and co-founder of Eagles for PRIDE, said the event is in response to the letter to the editor titled “In response to the article titled, ‘A Different Kind of Romance:...

Community rallies together to support Eagles during watch party

Community rallies together to support Eagles during watch party

Steve Shrenkel

March 21, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS, SPORTS

While the Ashland University Women’s basketball team faced off against the Montana State Billings Yellowjackets in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, a group of fans rallied together back at home as they cheered on the Eagles to a victory. The Ashland faithful were out in full force as they gathered to...

Free tax preparation offered at Ashland

Renée Borcas

March 16, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

Tax preparation and electronic filing are being offered for free on Tuesdays and Thursdays through April 15 in the Dauch College of Business and Economics. Students and members of the community can get assistance with their taxes from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Dauch room 107 on Tuesdays and 5 p.m. to 8...

Senior theatre student produces first “24 Hour Theatre Project”

Christine Jenkinson

March 16, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

Megan Harvey will be producing her senior project, “24 Hour Theatre Project”, from 7:30 p.m. March 23 to 7:30 p.m. March 24 in CFA. Harvey, senior and a multiple-disciplinary theatre and business management major, described the process of turning months of hard work into 24 hours. “The goal...

Museum of the Bible makes a stop at AU

Christine Jenkinson

March 16, 2018


Filed under CAMPUS, NEWS

The Museum of the Bible is coming to AU April 2 - 14 in the student center conference rooms from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and Saturdays. President Carlos Campo serves on their board in Washington D.C. “We had been talking to the Museum of the Bible for some time, I serve on their board, and...