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Business Spotlight: The Caddyshack

Business Spotlight: The Caddyshack

Bree Gannon and Zach Read

February 27, 2019

For this week’s business spotlight, we decided to go to The Caddyshack Indoor Golf and Fun located at 1640 Claremont Ave. The Caddyshack is a five minute drive from campus and gives the small town of Ashland a big city experience. The business has golf simulators, pool tables and arcade games with a ...

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...

Business Spotlight: Masterminds

Business Spotlight: Masterminds

Bree Gannon & Zach Read

January 31, 2019

For our first business spotlight, we chose to go to Masterminds. Masterminds is located at 33 W Main Street, about a 10-12 minute walk from campus. Masterminds’ has two escape rooms and a game library with over 300 board and card games. We both have never been and decided it was time to check out what...

Department chair spotlight: Dr. Tom Reed

Department chair spotlight: Dr. Tom Reed

Christine Jenkinson, NEWS EDITOR FOR THE COLLEGIAN

January 31, 2019

Longtime faculty member Dr. Tom Reed, Professor of Music and Chair of the Department of Music and Theatre, started listening to music at an early age. Reed’s parents, who are both Ph.D. Chemists, are also amateur musicians and loved listening to classical music. It wasn’t until fifth-grade band...

Brutes: The Rise of the Super-SUV

Brutes: The Rise of the Super-SUV

Trey Robinson

November 18, 2018

I remember when I was about eight or nine, the news was non-stop reporting on global warming. One way that we can help, the news reported, was to get rid of your SUV. Channels would show man-on-the-street interviews where reporters would ask SUV owners about their vehicle and inform them of the great...

#BucketList

#BucketList

Noah Cloonan

September 21, 2018

College can be an amazing time to learn, have fun, meet new people and create memories that will last a lifetime. Recent Ashland University graduate Derek Stallard did all of that and more: he took it upon himself to make his last semester his most interesting and memorable by creating a Bucket List....

Student Spotlight: Nathan Langdon

Student Spotlight: Nathan Langdon

Bree Gannon

September 11, 2018

A student who thought he knew everything about video aesthetics, realized he entered a program where there was room for growth and improvement. Nathan Langdon, a pretty knowledgeable incoming freshman, came to learn more about video editing but knew that he was not one of the top editors in the D...

AU Study Abroad: expanding world experience outside of the classroom

Bree Gannon

August 26, 2018

As classes came to a close at the beginning of May, most students were packing their bags to move out of their dorm but some were packing their bags to begin new adventures. This summer, students had the option to explore the world in places such as Costa Rica, Spain and Israel, all while earning schoo...

2018 summer hot topics

Rachel Ramsey

August 24, 2018

Did you miss out on all entertainment news this summer? Here’s all that went down regarding the top music releases, celebrity news and concert tours. Music: Demi Lovato Singer and past Disney star, Demi Lovato suffered from an apparent drug overdose and was rushed to the hospital on July...

Best Moments from PyeongChang 2018

Best Moments from PyeongChang 2018

Zach Read, MANAGING EDITOR OF THE COLLEGIAN

March 10, 2018

The 2018 Winter Olympics (Feb. 9- Feb. 25) of PyeongChang, South Korea came and left within two weeks time, but they managed to leave memories that athletes and fans will remember for the rest of their lives. The Olympics is a time where countries can battle it out and showcase their best athletes, some...

How to: Stay savvy on spring break

Samantha Didion

March 2, 2018

Spring Break is a monumental time for most college students. But not all students are able to make their way home or to some exotic destination and are often forced to stay on campus. But that does not mean they cannot still make the best of it. Having a “staycation” can be just as fun and ...

Editors’ Picks: Apps edition

Renée Borcas, Noah Cloonan, Bex Hunter, Bree Gannon, and Kaitlyn Moore

February 16, 2018

Renée Borcas Pocket Casts If you enjoy podcasts and are still using the messy, clunky default podcast app that Apple provides, you are going to love Pocket Casts. Yes, it costs $3.99, but it is worth every penny. This app is incredibly organized and aesthetically pleasing to look at. Not only that...