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AU Theatre presents The Vagina Monologues

AU Theatre presents The Vagina Monologues

Ingrid Schmidt

April 1, 2016


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The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler has been an inspirational piece of theatre, especially for women, since its premier in 1996.Ashland University’s Theatre Honorary presents The Vagina Monologues on April 1 at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. in the Studio Theater.The Vagina Monologues were written to empower...

The pencil guy: the story behind Benjamin Isaiah Black

Audrey Art

February 13, 2014


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Every Sunday, Benjamin Isaiah Black and his family would drive an hour from Akron, Ohio to Mansfield, Ohio to attend a church service at the Oasis of Love Church of Christ, where the congregation is not too small and not too big, and where people know and love each other. Unlike most children, Benjam...

Pizza Fest a hit at Homecoming

Teresa Williams

October 16, 2013


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Before the Homecoming football game last Saturday, students, alumni and other visitors received the opportunity to sample pizza from a variety of places at the Pizza, Pizza, Pizza Fan Fest.The event took place in the Amstutz parking lot and lasted from 11:30 a.m. until the game’s kickoff at 1 p.m....

Iron Toys a hit: Music department kicks off semester right

Hallie Carrino

September 26, 2013


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On Monday, the Ashland University Music Department kicked off its semester of performances by presenting Iron Toys.The performance was held in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall. It was free and open to the public.A four person woodwind ensemble, Iron Toys was established in 2004 by AU Music Department...

Local Eats: Fiesta Charra offers multitude of menu options

Chris Bils, Elizabeth Bucheit, Halee Heironimus and Melanie Sudar

September 26, 2013


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Chris: Hola mis amigos y bienvenidos a un edicion especial de “Comidas Locales.” Esta semana, dicidimos visitar un restaurante muy popular con los estudiantes en la Universidad de Ashland: Fiesta Charra.Halee: Uhh Chris, you’re speaking Spanish. We speak English here.Melanie: So, for the English-spe...

Athetic Training Club holds third annual Toss for the Twins

Elizabeth Bucheit

September 26, 2013


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Starting Friday, campus is hosting Family Weekend. When most people think of Family Weekend, they think of spending their weekend on campus with their immediate family; brothers, sisters, and parents. The term “family” will be  spread a little further this weekend.The Athletic Training Club will hold their...

Ashland fair comes to a close: 2013 Ashland County Fair provided entertainment and was a success for all ages

Rebecca Ribley

September 26, 2013


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If you smelled the food or heard the tractor pull you knew that last week the Ashland County Fair was up and running, giving the community a fun atmosphere to spend their days.With delicious lemonade, funnel cakes and too many events to count, county fairs always have a lot to offer. But, after talking ...

Alpha Delta Pi hosts Ron-a-thon annual 5K walk/run on Saturday: Event will benefit Ronald McDonald House

Audrey Art

September 26, 2013


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As I lay in my bed watching “Friends” last night, I realized I had seen that episode over five times, so I let my thoughts wonder. I thought mostly about what I was going to do this weekend, a party perhaps, or go to the movies… or watch Netflix, the possibilities were endless.Then it hit me: I...

Firsts in annual Greek Week receive praise

By Melanie Sudar

April 24, 2013


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Between the volleyball games, and the obstacle course; the chants and the screams; the slime and the game shows, this year’s Greek Week kept the Greek Life members busy and excited. Although this was the first year that the week was actually a three-day weekend, both Greek Week staff and Greek Life...

Bioshock Infinite surpasses original

By Glenn Battishill

April 3, 2013


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“Bring us the girl and wipe away the debt” is the simple message that launches players into the world of “Bioshock Infinite,” the new game by critically acclaimed studio, Irrational Games. The player assumes the role of Booker DeWitt, a man with a bloody history in debt to the wrong people, task...

Secret Menu: A new take on an old classic

By Tyler Remmel

January 24, 2013


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I love the new late night hours in Convo. They really allow me to stretch my unlimited meal plan further. Because I’ve just now been afforded this extra hour and a half of free food every night, it almost feels like I’m stealing from the poor few that serve me my food. I also vaguely feel like a...

“Assassin’s Creed III” is a fun romp through America’s birth

By Glenn Battishill

November 8, 2012


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When it comes to letting players explore obscure and relatively unpopular time periods the team behind the “Assassins Creed” series takes the cake. They made the risky choice of setting their first game during the violent crusades. Their next games were set during the Renaissance in various Italian c...