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The Student News Site of Ashland University

AU Live

The Student News Site of Ashland University

AU Live

AUTV-20 to broadcast live candidate forum featuring Common Pleas judge candidates

April 22, 2022

Ashland University’s AUTV-20 will broadcast live a candidate forum featuring candidates for Ashland County Common Pleas Court judge on Wednesday April 27 at 7 p.m. Republicans Victor Perez and David...

Proximity to campus key to university property purchasing decisions

JDM 245 Class Contributors, Reporter April 22, 2022

When property surrounding its campus becomes available, Ashland University is going to take a serious look. For AU President Carlos Campo, it all comes down to the old real estate axiom….location,...

Advising group recommends dining reform, other upgrades

Anna Bielawski, Reporter April 22, 2022

Ashland University Administration recently partnered with AlixPartners, a financial consulting group, for $450,000. AlixPartners claims a return of four to five times the initial investment, with both...

AU faculty members consider community hour proposal, resolution denied by student senate

Sean Repuyan, Features Editor April 22, 2022

*This story has been corrected to better clarify that community hour was proposed by Student Affairs and the Office of Christian Ministry.* The Offices of Christian Ministry and Student Affairs have...

Seniors will be walking the stage in a few short weeks to receive their degree.

Flying into the real world

Nick Stupka April 22, 2022

Ashland University will be holding its 2022 commencement ceremony on May 7 at the Jack Miller Stadium and there is much to be expected for all graduating seniors. As the commencement date grows closer,...

Campaign for every individual exceeds goal

Anna Bielawski, Reporter April 22, 2022

Ashland University’s five -year fundraising effort has substantially surpassed its original goal. Set in 2017 with a goal of 50 million dollars, the Campaign for Every Individual has recently exceeded...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month and how to be a better ally

Zoe Bogarty, News Editor April 22, 2022

April is the month to bring awareness and light to the voices of victims and survivors of sexual assault campus and around the world. Organizations like Elevate are taking this month to educate and be...

Lisa Vernon-Dotson has advanced experience in education that she hopes to leverage into her new role as the Dean of the College of Education.

New dean appointed to College of Education

Katie Harrigan April 22, 2022

Ashland University welcomes Lisa Vernon-Dotson as the new Dean of the College of Education. Vernon-Dotson will be transitioning to Ohio from Glassboro, New Jersey, where she currently serves as the Associate...

SpringFest is a time to come and hangout around campus. This year there will be henna artists, food trucks, inflatables, silent disco, caricatures, license plates and so much more.

SpringFest back on campus

Gracie Wilson, Collegian Managing Editor April 22, 2022

Inflatables fill the parking lots and food trucks line the academic corridor as SpringFest comes to campus once again to finish out the spring semester 2022, courtesy of the Campus Activities Board (CAB). In...

Sims, ready to spread positivity in her new role.


Sean Repuyan, Features Editor April 8, 2022

The ballots have been counted and the spring 2022 Student Senate election results are in. Junior Tiffany Sims won the popular vote as the next student body president for the 2022-2023 academic year. “I’m...

Safety Services and residence life aim to protect AU student body

Zoe Bogarty, News Editor April 1, 2022

Safety Services and Residence Life staff work hand and hand to make the campus as safe as possible for the students of Ashland University. Safety Services work to maintain order, enforce policies and...

This chart details the amount and type of calls made to safety services during the current academic year.

Emergency blue lights being removed across campus

Brayden Creveling, Reporter April 1, 2022

If you were needing a telephone for an emergency call or being locked out of your room, you will have better luck pulling out your cell phone rather than looking for those familiar emergency blue-light...

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