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PRSSA tours athletic facilities

Ben Voelker April 12, 2021

Students in the Public Relations Student Society of America, or PRSSA for short, took a tour of the athletic facilities at the Troop Center to understand the inner workings behind building and advertising...

Scout Weber with her Covid-19 vaccination card.

University students begin vaccination process

Katie Harrigan April 2, 2021

As COVID-19 vaccines become more available to young adults across the state of Ohio, several Ashland University students have taken the initiative to begin reducing the spread. AU Covid response coordinator,...

Rise Studios is now open at their Main Street location

Rise Studios opens at new Main Street location

Katie Foster, Reporter April 1, 2021

Rise Studios celebrated their official opening with a ribbon cutting on March 25. “The support of the community, I was kind of blown away by it. After the pandemic especially, to have so many people...

The South Street Grille in Ashland, Ohio is now open.

South Street Grille now open to the public

Zoe Bogarty March 30, 2021

After a year of hard work and construction, a new restaurant has found its way home in the city of Ashland. South Street Grille was built to have a little something for everyone. The owner, Sean Little,...

Sorority and Fraternity members pose together at the Order of Omega initiation.

Students respond to deadly hazings at BGSU

Sean Repuyan, AU-TV 20 NEWS TALENT March 26, 2021

The hazing incident at Bowling Green State University, which resulted in the death of a 20-year-old sophomore student, sparked responses from Ashland’s Fraternity & Sorority Life (FSL) community.  Ashland...

The Ashland Unviersity community begins to return to normalcy after over a year of being restricted by mask mandates, social distancing and online learning.

One year later…

Avaerie Fitzgerald, COLLEGIAN MANAGING EDITOR March 26, 2021

382 days have passed since Governor Mike DeWine declared Ohio in a state of emergency when three people in Cuyahoga County tested positive for the Coronavirus. Two days later, the fourth case sprang up.  380...

Students and faculty are no longer required to wear masks when outside on campus.

AU plans to return to a “new normal” in the fall

Evan Laux, NEWS & OPINION EDITOR March 26, 2021

On the week of March 8, Ashland University announced plans to considerably expand face-to-face activities and instruction for the fall 2021 term.  The statement comes amid infection rates continually...

Dr. Diane Bonfiglio, Professor of Psychology

Six faculty members awarded promotions

Alayna Ross March 26, 2021

Ashland University recently promoted six faculty members and offered Dr. Gwen Hullman tenure as well as a promotion to professor.  During the most recent meeting of the Ashland University Board of...

Ashland University hopes to receive the coronavirus vaccine serum to protect students, faculty and staff.

AU on the list of possible vaccine recipients

Isabella Pacinelli, Features Editor March 26, 2021

The state of Ohio has recognized Ashland University as a vaccination distribution site.  While the university has not yet received the vaccines, they are preparing for the possibility of getting them...

Correctional education graduation ceremony.

AU correctional education program continues to grow

Mason Savoia March 26, 2021

Ashland University’s Correctional Education Program has continued to grow steadily in enrollment numbers from the day it was established in 1964. The program, which allows for incarcerated individuals...

The WRDL radio station newly renovated in 2020.

Journalism and digital media program wins in intercollegiate broadcast awards

Lewis Markham, AU-TV 20 SPORTS PRODUCER March 25, 2021

In early March, the intercollegiate broadcasting system or IBS awards were announced for projects done in 2020. Though there was no ceremony due to the pandemic, Ashland still received two first place...

The logo for AU Fraternity and Sorority Life social media.

IFC and Panhel strive for ‘These Hands Don’t Haze’

Sean Repuyan, AU-TV 20 NEWS TALENT March 22, 2021

Ashland University and the Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) Community have made it clear that they do not condone hazing and never will.  With the recent hazing incidents at Bowling Green State University...

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